These torches signify displeasure.
—Game Over message, Via Sol 2
Heywood: "Holy...! I'd better organize an angry mob, quick!''
Ms. Hatbrim: "Oh Heywood, you're so good at organization!"
(moments later) Heywood: "...And I'd like to thank Herb's Garden Supply for the pitchforks & tiki torches! Now... everybody ready?"
Bob: "Wow, he's fast! He is good at organizing stuff!"
Homer: Marge, those people came after us with pitchforks and torches! TORCHES! At 4 in the afternoon!
Marge: It was 7 at night!
Homer: It was during Access Hollywood!
Marge: Which is on at 4 and 7.
"It's an irate torch bearing mob of ignorant townsfolk bent on destroying all things different, unusual and misunderstood".
"A riot is an ugly thing. But I think it is just about time that we HAD ONE!".
—Inspector Kemp, Young Frankenstein
Tommy: But that mob, they were on a rampage!
Merton: Shocking behaviour from a bunch of pitchfork-toting hooligans.