History Main / INeedToGoIronMyDog

12th Oct '17 11:30:19 PM johnsmithxxi
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Radio/OurMissBrooks'': In "Heat Wave", Miss Brooks, Mr. Boynton, Walter Denton, Harriet Conklin and Stretch Snodgrass all get excused from school and find themselves at a farmer's swimming pond through a variety of lame excuses. Miss Brooks, in fact, runs off telling Mr. Conklin that she has to go to the pond to get water [[ItMakesSenseInContext to put out the fire she accidentally started in his office.]]
12th Oct '17 12:00:31 AM TomWalpertac2
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** In chapter 6 of ''Fanfic/TheGreatAlicornHunt'', Rarity encounters Prince Blueblood. She reminds him that Applejack is nearby.
--> ''"Oh my is that Duke Wellington?"'' Blueblood exclaimed in a terrified falsetto. ''"Oh do excuse me everyone I fear I have some important business involving boots to discuss if you will please excuse me..."'' He didn't so much hurry away as frantically scuttle, his hooves skidding on the tile floor in his haste to be quit of this particular fresh slice of hell.
8th Sep '17 10:46:20 AM Nadim
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Series/{{ANT Farm}}'': Olive (who is wearing a black outfit) and Fletcher (who is dressed as a cat) both do this when they, along with Chyna, are caught by Chyna's dad.
-->'''Fletcher:''' I think I see a mouse.
-->'''Olive:''' Oh look! My cat got out!


Added DiffLines:

* Elaine used this excuse at least once or twice on ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}''.


Added DiffLines:

* In the ''Series/{{Jessie}}'' episode "Krumping Crunching", Emma uses this excuse when she Jessie and Luke are caught by Christina.
-->'''Emma:''' I have to watch something really educational...on the fashion channel.
** However, unlike other examples, Christina is fully aware that Emma is using this trope but simply pretends to buy it.
-->'''Christina:''' [[LampshadeHanging That was an obvious excuse just to leave the room. We all know that the fashion channel has nothing left to teach her.]]
3rd Sep '17 6:53:20 PM TargetOnMyBack
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* UK Comedy ''Series/TheFastShow'' created an entire recurring sketch around a variant of this. A particularly dim character would be involved in a conversation or situation that was above his head. He'd inevitably burst in towards the end and spoil the illusion that he was one of them by saying something stupid. And then immediately announce [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3OM2MA1pic "I'll get me coat."]]

to:

* UK Comedy ''Series/TheFastShow'' created an entire recurring sketch around a variant of this. A particularly dim character would be involved in a conversation or situation that was above his head. He'd inevitably burst in towards the end and spoil the illusion that he was one of them by saying something stupid. And then immediately announce [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3OM2MA1pic "I'll get me coat."]]
31st Aug '17 1:33:18 AM Nyerguds
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'': Professor Diaz and Doctor Mittelmind, two of the mad scientists imprisoned in Castle Heterodyne, [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20091026 when faced with the prospect of using the elevator they just constructed in a hurry]], start spouting the most outrageous excuses. Parodied when Professor Mezzasalma, the third of the group, then says "you two disgust me", but then instead of calling them out on their obvious nonsense, tells to Agatha that "they took all the good excuses, and crying is undignified.".

to:

* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'': Professor Diaz and Doctor Mittelmind, two of the mad scientists imprisoned in Castle Heterodyne, [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20091026 when faced with the prospect of using the elevator they just constructed in a hurry]], start spouting the most outrageous excuses. Parodied when Professor Mezzasalma, the third of the group, then says "you two disgust me", but then instead of calling them out on their obvious nonsense, tells to Agatha that "they took all the good excuses, and crying is undignified.".
31st Aug '17 1:31:01 AM Nyerguds
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'': Professor Diaz and Doctor Mittelmind, two of the mad scientists imprisoned in Castle Heterodyne, [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20091026 when faced with the prospect of using the elevator they just constructed in a hurry]], start spouting the most outrageous excuses. Parodied when Professor Mezzasalma, the third Spark says "you two disgust me", but then instead of calling them out on their obvious nonsense, claims they "took all the good excuses".

to:

* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'': Professor Diaz and Doctor Mittelmind, two of the mad scientists imprisoned in Castle Heterodyne, [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20091026 when faced with the prospect of using the elevator they just constructed in a hurry]], start spouting the most outrageous excuses. Parodied when Professor Mezzasalma, the third Spark of the group, then says "you two disgust me", but then instead of calling them out on their obvious nonsense, claims they "took tells to Agatha that "they took all the good excuses".excuses, and crying is undignified.".
31st Aug '17 1:26:23 AM Nyerguds
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'': Professor Diaz and Doctor Mittelmind, two of the mad scientists imprisoned in Castle Heterodyne, [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20091026 when faced with the prospect of using the elevator they just constructed in a hurry]], start spouting the most outrageous excuses. Parodied when Professor Mezzasalma, the third Spark says "you two disgust me", but then instead of calling them out on their obvious nonsense, claims they "took all the good excuses".
23rd Aug '17 7:40:10 PM BKelly95
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* Ty Webb in ''Film/{{Caddyshack}} 2'' does this after introducing Jackie to Chandler Young.
-->'''Ty''': Well, I'd like to stay and chat ''(glances at bare wrist)'' but I have a thing.
20th Aug '17 5:45:22 PM Andyroid
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** The episode "Fuzzy Puppy Buddies" has this as well. When Amy learns that Eggman and Amy are enemies from 9 to 5, and after that, they are Fuzzy Puppy Buddies. As such, Amy agrees to meet Eggman at the lair at 8, which involves avoiding explaining this relationship to Team Sonic. So, after a scene change, when Sonic asks Amy to go to the beach, she replies with this.

to:

** The episode "Fuzzy Puppy Buddies" has this as well. When Amy learns is trying to keep it a secret from her friends that Eggman and Amy are enemies from 9 she's running off to 5, and after that, they are Fuzzy Puppy Buddies. As such, Amy agrees to meet Eggman at [[GoKartingWithBowser play the lair at 8, which involves avoiding explaining this relationship to Team Sonic. eponymous board game with Dr. Eggman]]. So, after a scene change, when Sonic asks Amy to go to the beach, she replies with this.this:
19th Aug '17 7:01:48 PM BobTanaka
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** In "[[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS6E12FlutterBrutter Flutter Brutter]]", Rainbow Dash excuses herself from a meeting with Fluttershy's obnoxious brother, Zephyr Breeze, by saying, "I just remembered I promised to help Pinkie Pie...sprinkle...something."
This list shows the last 10 events of 696. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.INeedToGoIronMyDog