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* At the end of all ''Voyager'' reviews, we get a [[TheStinger stinger]] featuring the final scene of "The Thaw":
-->'''Evil Clown:''' I'm afraid!\\
'''Janeway:''' ''I knooooow.''
* At the end of every Star Trek review, he hands out various awards. For a full list of which episodes received which awards, check out the Trivia page. Some of these "[[MedalOfDishonor Prizes]]" include:
** "Janeway Pie" for when ''Voyager'''s autodestruct is used. (A reference to her command code, "Janeway Pi-1-1-0".)
--->"No one blows us up except '''me'''! Understood?!"
*** ''Film/StarTrekIIITheSearchForSpock'' ended up getting a "Kirk Pie" for the use of ''Enterprise'''s autodestruct.
*** "Prime Factors" (VOY) got an honorary prize when Janeway [[LiteralMinded baked a pecan pie]].
** "BurnBabyBurn" for when a shuttlecraft is lost. In other words, [[InfiniteSupplies on a weekly basis.]]
*** Lampshaded in "Barge of the Dead" when Torres casually wrecks one to save herself time, like Mario [[VideoGame/SuperMarioWorld sacrificing Yoshi into a pit]] for a sake of a double-jump. This earned her a trip to the Principal's Office:
---->'''Janeway:''' Those things are irreplaceable, you know.. ..HAAAAHAHAHAHAHA! Go give it a Viking funeral and then replicate me another one-- with leather seats and a cigarette holder this time.
** "[[AdvertisingCampaigns Ancient Chinese Secret, Huh]]?" for whenever they refer to something in Earth's history as "Ancient," regardless of what time period it took place in.
** "[[Film/PlanetOfTheApes Damn Dirty Mutant]]" for when a crewman is subject to LegoGenetics.
** "[[AsTheGoodBookSays I Am Legion]]" for when two or more characters are trapped in one body.
** "[[AndrewJackson 20 Dollar Bill]]" for ethnic cleansing [-{{IN SPACE}}-].
** "[[HinduMythology Brahma]] of the Week" goes to creators of new life.
** "Like Unto An Amoeba" goes to {{Sufficiently Advanced Alien}}s.
** "[[TalkToTheFist Smack the Hell Up]]," awarded whenever an annoying character (not necessarily The Scrappy) gets what's coming to them.
** "Unsafe at Any Speed" (a nod to Ralph Nader's expose on shoddy American automobiles) for stupidly-designed spacecraft.
** "[[YouCantGoHomeAgain You CAN Go Home Again]]", whenever we encounter a place that looks like Earth, either by deliberate design or coincidence.
** "Cosmic {{Faceplant}}" for episodes in which a once-threatening alien species officially [[DiminishingVillainThreat becomes a joke]].
** "Lazarus of the Week" for when a crewman, well, pulls a [[ContractualImmortality Lazarus]].
*** Tom Paris gets a "Jesus of the Week" for actually managing to raise ''himself'' from the dead. Note that this happened without [[SufficientlyAdvancedAliens Alien intervention]], [[AppliedPhlebotinum advanced technology]], or TimeTravel being involved. He was dead one minute, then alive the next all by his own doing (okay, there was genetic mutation involved, but since it was simply his body's own biology that resurrected him it still counts), hence this exception.
*** Ilia got a "Damn Dirty Mutant Lazarus of the Week" in ''Film/StarTrekTheMotionPicture'' for dying, being brought back as a bastardization of science, and then dying again (maybe).
** And, of course, "Stupid Neelix Moment" (in pretty much every review involving ''Voyager'''s resident AlienScrappy). Also that Neelix is a shithead. [[invoked]]
*** As a companion gag, he gives a plus one bonus to his "Final Score" for any Voyager episode not featuring Neelix in the episode at all.
---> '''Caption:''' No Neelix. Life is good.
*** "Shattered" still netted a Stupid Neelix Moment, though, as the episode opened with Chakotay squirreling booze away from the lice-covered stalag upstairs.
*** He avoided giving the episode "The Void" a Stupid Neelix Moment, although at the end of his video, Chuck inserted a clip of Neelix, and while not a Stupid Neelix Moment, it did cause Chuck to [[HulkingOut Hulk out]].
*** In a bit of a shocker (or a sign of the Apocalypse), he actually gave the episode "The Disease" (where Harry Kim catches an alien STD) a bonus point for featuring a Neelix moment which advanced the plot in a helpful, non-annoying manner. To paraphrase Chuck, "it was as if Harry had used up the supply of shame in this episode." The same outcome occurred in "The Omega Directive", except that Harry seemed to draw on Neelix's petulance rather than shame.
*** In "Tsunkatse" he does not award a Stupid Neelix Moment ''despite'' the fact that Neelix appeared in the episode, because he had been spending his time earlier that week watching ''Film/BattlefieldEarth'' and thus couldn't find it in him.
** Since none of the other ''Trek'' shows feature a regular character as consistently annoying as Neelix, he resorts to "Annoying Character", for the person who's the most annoying in the episode.
** Amazingly, Wesley Crusher, who is an actual in-universe CreatorsPet, has only got this award twice so far. [[UpToEleven On top of that]], Wesley's every single scene in "Menage a Troi" is welcomed as distraction from stupid plot. Much like "The Disease", the usually annoying character suddenly being competent is only redeeming part of episode.
*** Captain Okona has received this award in two [=TNG=] episodes, despite only appearing in one of them ("The Outrageous Okona", the other one being "The Game"). That's what they get for keeping Okona in-canon.
* '...because Chakotay has ''always'' been into (sound of dice rolling) [Insert Interest here]' Examples include 'Paleontology!', 'a fervent... Anthropologist!' and 'a keen interest in... Boxing!'
** Harry got his own variant in "Bride of Chaotica" when he voiced annoyance at the lack of ''Captain Proton'' slave girls as advertised. Because he's ''always'' been into... (roll roll roll) '[[HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday Heterosexuality!]]'.
* The "Off Button Hypospray" used when InstantSedation is called for (or even uncalled for), and "the [[HealingShiv Medical Phaser]]" for when the OBH isn't sufficient or fatal enough for some hapless soul.
* In his Season One ''TNG'' reviews, he jokes that Picard keeps firing his chief engineers at the end of the episode since we rarely saw the same one twice until they settled on Geordi.
* Alluding to Seven and Chakotay's LastMinuteHookup in "Endgame" by noting sarcastically that she clearly wants to hump his brains out some day.
** Variations on, "And once again our "survival expert" nearly gets everyone killed!" or "once again showing why Janeway will one day make him her ambassador" when Neelix does something incredibly undiplomatic and/or rude.
* The TOS movies frequently re-use [[StockFootage stock clips]] from the previous film as '[[MagicalSecurityCamera surveillance]]' footage. Chuck prefers to think Starfleet are firing up their brand-new ''Trek'' Blu-Rays.
* ''[[StarWarsANewHope Star Wars]]'' allusions in ''First Contact''. Hey, The Force makes as much sense as Picard's sudden Borg telepathy.
-->"''I sense something. As if a [[{{Redshirt}} bit part]] cried out in terror and was suddenly silenced''.''
* "Accidentally" calling the Remans "[[TheUsualAdversaries Orks]]" before catching himself. Undoubtedly, Chuck's mind was on [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings another movie]] he'd ''rather'' be watching, instead of ''Film/StarTrekNemesis''.
* Chuck's overview of the plot of ''VideoGame/MassEffect2'' is based mostly around [[WalkingWasteland whichever option lets the most people die]] all around Shepard. His running gag for this is saying, "[insert name][[DramaticPause ...]] is... now... DEAD."
** My God... even Shepard's [[ChronicPetKiller pet fish]] [[UpToEleven aren't safe]]!
* [=FemShep=] as a frequent target of his MaleGaze. "Those teats, [[InJoke they have weight]]!"
* Confabs between Captain Sisko and his franchise counterparts. Picard gives technobabble solutions, Kirk suggests giving a KirkSummation followed by hitting someone, Janeway is her typical dastardly self, and Archer is gibbering in a corner.
** Inverted in "In a Mirror, Darkly": Archer's in charge, with Kirk, Picard, and Sisko all sporting [[BeardOfEvil Beards of Evil]]. In this universe, Janeway (also bearded) is a harmless GranolaGirl.
** Jake Sisko and [[Film/StarTrek Chris Pine's Kirk]] get in on one of these in the review of "The Visitor". Pine's Kirk gets swiftly beaten up by Shatner's Kirk.
* In his ''X-Files'' reviews, referencing stereotypes about the US state an episode is set in--such as Idaho and potatoes ("Deep Throat") or Wisconsin and cheese ("Fallen Angel").
* Repeatedly confusing [[Series/{{Torchwood}} Captain Jack Harkness]] with "[[PiratesOfTheCaribbean Captain Jack Sparrow]]."
* On ''Voyager'', no matter what the medical problem, no-one leaves Sickbay without a "Neck-Thingy".
* Seems to be developing one with [[TheFairFolk leaving milk out for fairies.]]
* Counselor Troi's skill set consisting entirely of [[WomenDrivers crashing the ship into things]]. This even got an ActorAllusion in his WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}} review.
* Rimmer's blue jumpsuit (in the Red Dwarf movie) makes him look eerily like Scott Bakula, AKA Captain Archer of the NX-01. Alas, this only increases Chuck's glee at his misfortune.
* Getting flustered at the HoYay between Paris and Kim.
-->"Because, dammit, there's nothing gay about this!"
** He tries to carry this one over to the DoctorWho reviews and all the Doctor/Master HoYay but eventually loses it and gives up
--->"Okay, I give up, it's gay, it's so gay!"
* Any time someone in the future shows ignorance of the events of ''Enterprise'', the typical excuse is "[[LetUsNeverSpeakOfThisAgain Jonathan Archer is dead to us.]]"
-->'''Picard:''' *[[SpitefulSpit ptooey!]]* His name tastes ''heinous!''
* "No-Pants Thursday." Chuck [[NoNudityTaboo observes it]], and seems to be trying to make it an [[{{Defictionalization}} officially observed holiday]].
* He has started calling Doctor Phlox (''StarTrekEnterprise'') the name of another awful doctor- [[{{Futurama}} Doctor Zoidberg!]]
* FanNickname[[invoked]]: Many jokes involve alternate names for things, combining personal opinion, behind-the-scenes facts, ActorAllusion, and more.
** Captain Archer is frequently called [[WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} "Duchess,"]] to show how insane he is.
** Klingon "Bird Of Prey" warships (specifically the one in ''Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home'') the name "Kia of Prey," because compared to the ''Enterprise'', they look about as primitive as a Kia (a type of car).
** Janeway's sanity inspired the nickname "Captain Crunch."
** He couldn't remember the name of the friendly Peacekeeper female from one episode, so he calls her by the very apt title of the episode she appeared first in: "PK Tech Girl." (PeaceKeeper Technician)
** He nicknamed one of the Andorians from "The Andorian Incident," "Andorian [[Series/WhoseLineIsItAnyway Colin Mochrie]]" after his strong resemblance.
* [[TheSimpsons "Almost sexual, isn't it, Smithers?"]]
* Janeway apparently really likes Mexican Food, claiming in one instance that "She needs to kill off Maquis more often" because of the nachos they serve at their funerals, and in the review of "Ashes to Ashes," she claims that the only reason that she attended the funeral of (a different) deceased crewman was because they served tacos.
* "Poor, dumb Harry." Mostly towards Harry Kim, but also to Harry Sullivan on one occasion. Sometimes, he uses the basics of it for other characters, like John Crichton or [[MobileSuitGundam0080 Bernie Wiseman]].
* "[[spoiler:[[Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica Bunny-cat]] is a dick.]]"
* It's not a joke unique to Chuck, but he uses the following enough for it to be a personal trope of his: following up a sentence with some structural ambiguity with, "... the (x), I mean, not the (y)."
-->"The shuttle comes back with Harry Kim on board looking badly dehydrated. Harry, that is, not the shuttle. "
* When something horrible is going to happen to the crew of ''Voyager'' or the NX-01, it's "too good for them, I say!" This is more infrequent now, perhaps for the same reasoning he doesn't preface ''Enterprise'' or ''Voyager'' episodes with the old "Welcome to the idiocy" line: namely, it made it seem like he was just complaining about those shows instead of trying to provide a balanced review.
* "Romulan marijuana" is the drug of choice in the Star Trek universe, apparently, whether Picard is tripping on it or Janeway shooting down an enemy ship to protect her stash.
* Torres will always and forever be the Chief Engineer "who couldn't identify sh!t with a tricorder".
** After "The 37's", corrected to "... even ''with'' a tricorder!"
* An increasingly common one is an alternative to GoodAngelBadAngel: Shoulder Spider, who advises those on whose shoulder he sits to eat other people... and occasionally all of creation. First showed up in "Year of Hell," for Janeway, again in a far more sophisticated fashion in "Remember Me," and most recently in "Scientific Method," again appearing to Janeway.
* In his ''Series/StargateSG1'' reviews, the ''very first time'' Lord Yu came up Chuck immediately seized on the WhosOnFirst joke that even the show itself eventually decided had overstayed its welcome, and ran it right into the ground. We'll see if he keeps using it.
* Tarantulas seem to come up a lot -- whether it's the one on Janeway's shoulder, Bevery's "Dr. Arachnoschmidt" or the episode "Twisted" compared to two tarantulas fucking -- to the point where we may assume spiders are Chuck's primal fear.
* When people get into a fist-fight, he sings "So they fight, and they fight, and they fight, and they fight..."
* Torres has three episode options: "fix something", "pissed off", or "screw somebody".
** "Barge of the Dead" doesn't count, because it was conceived as a Worf story.
* Whenever somebody dresses up in hideously silly looking ceremonial/formal/military garb: "Hey, respect the uniform, if not the man!"
* "[[HandWave Because]]...[[TechnoBabble quantum]]."
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