History Series / TheYoungOnes

3rd Dec '16 8:34:36 AM AndIntroducingALeg
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* NoodleIncident: Whatever it is that's about as clever as going to the toilet without removing your trousers.
27th Oct '16 4:02:08 PM CumbersomeTercel
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** The police get several shots taken at them as well..
23rd Oct '16 3:50:16 PM CumbersomeTercel
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** The ShowWithinAShow ''Nozin' Around'' was a dig at youth-orientated shows of the 1980s.
-->"Did you see that? Did you? 'The voice of youth!' They're still wearing flared trousers. Why don't you try some poetry, ya hippies!"



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23rd Oct '16 6:30:47 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* TakeThat:
** Several aimed at MargaretThatcher.
** "God, I'm bored. I might as well be listening to ''Music/{{Genesis}}''.
** "He'll bite us and we'll be vampires. Dead and yet somehow alive. Like Music/LeonardCohen".
11th Oct '16 2:58:46 PM PrincessLucky
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* WhoopiEpiphanySpeech: Parodied/subverted in "Boring" when, during a fight, Rick suddenly decides to try appealing to everybody's better nature:
-->'''Rick:''' Guys! Guys! Look at us! Squabbling! [[ElmuhFuddSyndwome Bickewing]], like [[ElmuhFuddSyndwome childwen]]! What's happened to us? We never used to be like this!
-->'''Vyvyan:''' Yes, we did.
-->'''Mike:''' Yeah, he's right, Rick. We've always been like this.
4th Oct '16 4:52:55 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* DoubleEntendre: "May the seed of your loins be fruitfull in the belly of your woman."

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* DoubleEntendre: "May the seed of your loins be fruitfull fruitful in the belly of your woman.""
* DoublingForLondon: Despite being set in North London, the external scenes were actually filmed in Bristol, just over 100 miles away; the show's producer, Paul Jackson, lived in Bristol at the time. The house used for the external scenes is in Codrington Road, Bristol.
22nd Sep '16 9:53:46 PM nombretomado
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So basically, it's ''LaBoheme'' meets ''Film/TheThreeStooges'' set in [[TheEighties the early 1980s]]. The show lasted two seasons, for a [[BritishBrevity total of 12 episodes]].

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So basically, it's ''LaBoheme'' ''Theatre/LaBoheme'' meets ''Film/TheThreeStooges'' set in [[TheEighties the early 1980s]]. The show lasted two seasons, for a [[BritishBrevity total of 12 episodes]].
30th Aug '16 7:23:41 PM nombretomado
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->''"What's the difference? There'll be plenty of chicks for these tigers on the road to the promised land. This is it. It's really happening. Who needs qualifications? Who cares about [[MargaretThatcher Thatcher]] and unemployment? We can do just exactly whatever we want to do. And you know why? Because we're [[TitleDrop Young Ones]]. Bachelor boys. Crazy, mad, wild-eyed, big-bottomed anarchists."''

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->''"What's the difference? There'll be plenty of chicks for these tigers on the road to the promised land. This is it. It's really happening. Who needs qualifications? Who cares about [[MargaretThatcher [[UsefulNotes/MargaretThatcher Thatcher]] and unemployment? We can do just exactly whatever we want to do. And you know why? Because we're [[TitleDrop Young Ones]]. Bachelor boys. Crazy, mad, wild-eyed, big-bottomed anarchists."''



* CharacterCelebrityEndorsement: For whatever reason, the [=DuPont=] carpet company chose Vyvyan as the spokesman for its mid-'80s carpet-selling competition in the UK. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBYiAPg7fBQ This]] is the audio promo that was distributed to [=DuPont=] salespeople. Lampshaded by the overacting delivery man in "Nasty": "Little squirt, he does one advert and he thinks he's DustinHoffman!"[[note]] One of Hoffman's first acting gigs having been a car commercial.[[/note]]

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* CharacterCelebrityEndorsement: For whatever reason, the [=DuPont=] carpet company chose Vyvyan as the spokesman for its mid-'80s carpet-selling competition in the UK. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBYiAPg7fBQ This]] is the audio promo that was distributed to [=DuPont=] salespeople. Lampshaded by the overacting delivery man in "Nasty": "Little squirt, he does one advert and he thinks he's DustinHoffman!"[[note]] Creator/DustinHoffman!"[[note]] One of Hoffman's first acting gigs having been a car commercial.[[/note]]
23rd Aug '16 11:55:04 PM Morgenthaler
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* ParachuteInATree: After moving into a new house, Mike discovers BuddyHolly, still alive and guitar in hand, hanging from a parachute in one of the rooms. He has apparently been there since 1959 (23 years at that point). Mike tries to capitalise on the songs Buddy has thought up since then only for the parachute to give way and Holly fall screaming through the floor.

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* ParachuteInATree: After moving into a new house, Mike discovers BuddyHolly, Music/BuddyHolly, still alive and guitar in hand, hanging from a parachute in one of the rooms. He has apparently been there since 1959 (23 years at that point). Mike tries to capitalise on the songs Buddy has thought up since then only for the parachute to give way and Holly fall screaming through the floor.
23rd Aug '16 4:46:02 AM Morgenthaler
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* BookEnds: The show as a whole starts with (P)Rick's obsession with CliffRichard, and ends with him talking about CliffRichard.

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* BookEnds: The show as a whole starts with (P)Rick's obsession with CliffRichard, Music/CliffRichard, and ends with him talking about CliffRichard.Cliff Richard.
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