History Series / Taxi

7th Jun '18 3:38:20 PM lakingsif
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* QuirkyGirlQuirkyTux: An episode had Elaine have an ImagineSpot where all the characters including herself were dressed in tuxedos and performing "The Lullaby of Broadway". Her tux is not quite the fishnet variety. Her tights are more sheer with sequins.
18th Mar '18 4:04:54 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* TheBet: When Louie made a bargain with God before an operation, Alex and Bobby made a bet regarding if Louie would genuinely change his ways. Alex is strangely optimistic, while [[GenreSavvy Bob]] thinks that Louie will quickly revert to his old ways. Bobby finally wins, but after Louie overhears them about the bet and has a massive FreakOut.

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* TheBet: When Louie made a bargain with God before an operation, Alex and Bobby made a bet regarding if Louie would genuinely change his ways. Alex is strangely optimistic, while [[GenreSavvy Bob]] Bob thinks that Louie will quickly revert to his old ways. Bobby finally wins, but after Louie overhears them about the bet and has a massive FreakOut.
25th Jan '18 8:01:28 PM lakingsif
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* Perennially losing (and possibly brain-damaged) boxer Tony Banta (Tony Danza).

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* Perennially losing (and possibly brain-damaged) boxer Tony Banta (Tony Danza).(Creator/TonyDanza).
7th Jan '18 3:49:50 PM starwolf
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* SeinfeldianConversation: Briefly happens when the drivers are trying to figure out who their shop steward is in "Shut It Down."
-->''Bobby'': I thought that was Jim Petti.
-->''Alex'': Jim Petti is the back up goalie for the Rangers.
-->''Louie'': Just what I was afraid of. They're getting organized.
7th Jan '18 2:42:07 PM starwolf
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* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: At the start of "Shut It Down," the brakes fail on Tony's cab. Alex asks why he didn't pull the emergency brake.
-->'''Tony:'' That's for parking, Alex.
-->'''Alex:'' And emergencies! Hence the name.
-->'''Tony:'' You know, there's a logic to that.
-->'''Alex:'' Yeah.
26th Dec '17 4:51:23 PM nombretomado
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* FantasyIsland: The two-parter "Fantasy Borough", in which Hervé Villechaize leaves negatives of his headshots in Tony's cab gets everyone talking about their fantasies.
9th Oct '17 12:41:57 AM mlsmithca
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* FourTemperamentEnsemble:
** Alex Reiger: Melancholic/ Phlegmatic
** Bobby Wheeler: Phlegmatic
** Louie [=DePalma=]: Choleric
** Elaine Nardo: Sanguine/ Choleric
** Tony Banta: Sanguine/ Phlegmatic
** John Burns: Phlegmatic/ Melancholic
** Jim Ignatowski: Melancholic/ Phlegmatic
** Latka Gravas: Leukine
** Jeff Bennett: Phlegmatic
** Simka Dahblitz: Choleric
** Zena Sherman: Melancholic
** Tom Caldwell ([[spoiler:Jim]]'s brother): Melancholic/ Choleric
** Tommy (the waiter): Leukine
21st Sep '17 12:44:10 PM SeptimusHeap
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* CutHisHeartOutWithASpoon: When Alex gets attracted to an old acquaintance of Jim, Louie does an over-the-top {{Parody}} of a soap opera narration (he even calls it "[[AsTheWorldTurns As The Loser Turns]]"). Then, Alex interrupts him threatening to put the microphone down his throat.

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* CutHisHeartOutWithASpoon: When Alex gets attracted to an old acquaintance of Jim, Louie does an over-the-top {{Parody}} of a soap opera narration (he even calls it "[[AsTheWorldTurns "[[Series/AsTheWorldTurns As The Loser Turns]]"). Then, Alex interrupts him threatening to put the microphone down his throat.
24th Aug '17 6:27:45 PM unclebubba62
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* UnresolvedSexualTension: A couple of episodes suggest that Alex and Elaine might have a thing for each other, but the series was unfortunately cancelled before anything came out of it.

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* UnresolvedSexualTension: A couple of episodes suggest that Alex and Elaine might have a thing for each other, but the series was unfortunately cancelled before anything came out of it.
** Well, before anything onscreen came
of it.
8th Aug '17 8:24:43 AM Lymantria
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* EyeColorChange: The boys take a while to know what color are Jim's eyes. They settle for brown.



* KaleidoscopeEyes: The boys take a while to know what color are Jim's eyes. They settle for brown.



* Magazine/{{MAD}}: ''Taxing''
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