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Monkey See, Monkey Don't

R&S disguise themselves as monkeys to have a better life in the zoo.

Fake Dad

The pair adopt a big, brawny convict named Kowalski.

Monkey See, Monkey Don't contains examples of...

  • And Starring: "Introducing Filthy"
  • Ass in a Lion Skin: Or rather, a cat and a chihuahua in monkey suits.
  • Evolving Credits: For the first time, the "Created By John Kricfalusi" credit was excluded from the opening sequence, and was instead buried in the closing credits. It did re-appear in the opening a few more times after this, before the change was made permanent in the second episode of season 3.
  • I Know Mortal Kombat: Ren claims to know all about monkeys because "I've seen every Tarzan movie ever made."
  • The Other Darrin: Not counting bumpers, this is the first cartoon to feature Billy West as Ren.

Fake Dad contains examples of...

  • Broken Record: "GOODBYE, DADDY!"
  • Getting Crap Past the Radar:
    Stimpy: "Be nice to the product of your loins."
  • Hulk Speak: What few words Kowalski speaks are these.
  • My Favorite Shirt: After Ren hits Kowalski over the head with a spoon for smoking, he gets mad and crunches some of Ren's stuff to dust, including his favorite couch, his favorite TV, and his favorite friend (Stimpy).
  • Rage Breaking Point: Ren after trying to burp Kowalski for 36 weeks straight to no avail, only to have him unleash a loud belch that blows all his fur off.
    Ren: Alright, that's EET! I've had all I can STAND from you KOWALSKIIIIII!!!!!
  • Real Men Eat Meat: Kowalski requests and receives a meat-on-meat sandwich and a glass of meat to wash it down with.