Funny / Needful Things

  • The scene where Buster Keeton finds the hundreds of parking tickets in his living room accusing him of embezzlement is initially a creepy Freak Out!, but Keaton is such a tool and the messages on the pink slips start getting so creatively insulting, you can't help but laugh at the very Black Comedy.
    MAKE: SHITMOBILE
    MODEL: OLD AND WEARY
    LIC. #: OLDFUCK1
    OTHER VIOLATION(S): FINANCIAL FAGGOTRY
  • Alan recalls a brothel madam he once arrested: "The woman had offered him a bribe, and when he turned that down, she had tried very earnestly to knock his brains out with a birdcage. The tenant, a scrofulous parrot who sometimes said "I fucked your mamma, Frank" in a morose and thoughtful voice, had still been in the cage at the time."
  • The sudden burst of slapstick nonsense around John's extremely messy desk.
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