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* AlternativeCharacterInterpretation: In an article he wrote for The Guardian, Frankie posed that David Cameron is in fact an evil, stone-faced [[TheChessmaster chessmaster]].

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* AlternativeCharacterInterpretation: In an article he wrote for The Guardian, Frankie posed that David Cameron UsefulNotes/DavidCameron is in fact an evil, stone-faced [[TheChessmaster chessmaster]].



** His joke about Rebecca Adlington's face resembling someone looking at themselves in the back of a spoon, which was arguably one of the final straws before he left Mock The Week, was revisited during the 2012 Olympic Games when he posted the following on his Twitter account:

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** His joke about Rebecca Adlington's face resembling someone looking at themselves in the back of a spoon, which was arguably one of the final straws before he left Mock The Week, ''Series/MockTheWeek'', was revisited during the 2012 Olympic Games when he posted the following on his Twitter Website/{{Twitter}} account:



* HilariousInHindsight: Frankie commented on [[UsefulNotes/ScottishPremierLeague Rangers' relegation into the lower leagues of Scottish football]] by imagining their team sheet "read out in Gaelic by Series/{{Dotaman}}". Possibly coincidentally, a few months later, that year's Series/OnlyAnExcuse special featured a Dòtaman homage character singing Rangers songs in Gaelic.

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* HilariousInHindsight: Frankie commented on [[UsefulNotes/ScottishPremierLeague Rangers' relegation into the lower leagues of Scottish football]] by imagining their team sheet "read out in Gaelic by Series/{{Dotaman}}". Possibly coincidentally, a few months later, that year's Series/OnlyAnExcuse ''Series/OnlyAnExcuse'' special featured a Dòtaman homage character singing Rangers songs in Gaelic.

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** His opinion on the approximate cost of the state funeral for UsefulNotes/MargaretThatcher (which many Scots would probably be inclined to agree with)
--->'''Frankie:''' For £3 million, they could buy everyone in Scotland a shovel, and we would dig a hole so deep that we could hand her over to Satan personally!

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* HilariousInHindsight: Frankie commented on [[UsefulNotes/ScottishPremierLeague Rangers' relegation into the lower leagues of Scottish football]] by imagining their team sheet "read out in Gaelic by Series/{{Dotaman}}". Possibly coincidentally, a few months later, that year's Series/OnlyAnExcuse special featured a Dòtaman homage character singing Rangers songs in Gaelic.


--->'''Frankie:''' "A video of [[TopGear Richard Hammond]] trying to remember his own wedding day."

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--->'''Frankie:''' "A video of [[TopGear [[Series/TopGearUK Richard Hammond]] trying to remember his own wedding day."


** Michael Jackson's Children's Hospital. That is all.
* ExecutiveMeddling: The reason why Frankie left ''Mock the Week'' and the reason why ''Tramadol Nights'' didn't keep its original title, ''Deal With This, Retards''.
* PlayingAgainstType: In a surprising moment that even takes back Dara, Frankie (momentarily) takes the moral high ground on ''Series/MockTheWeek''.
--> '''Frankie:''' "He's too busy raising money for cancer, [[SarcasmMode the selfish bastard]]."
--> '''Dara:''' "I can't believe you're taking the moral high ground."
--> '''Frankie:''' "It's been a while. God, it looks strange up here."

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** Michael Jackson's Music/MichaelJackson's Children's Hospital. That is all.
* ExecutiveMeddling: The reason why Frankie left ''Mock the Week'' and the reason why ''Tramadol Nights'' didn't keep its original title, ''Deal With This, Retards''.
* PlayingAgainstType: In a surprising moment that even takes back Dara, Frankie (momentarily) takes the moral high ground on ''Series/MockTheWeek''.
--> '''Frankie:''' "He's too busy raising money for cancer, [[SarcasmMode the selfish bastard]]."
--> '''Dara:''' "I can't believe you're taking the moral high ground."
--> '''Frankie:''' "It's been a while. God, it looks strange up here."
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* PlayingAgainstType: In a surprising moment that even takes back Dara, Frankie (momentarily) takes the moral high ground on MockTheWeek.

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* PlayingAgainstType: In a surprising moment that even takes back Dara, Frankie (momentarily) takes the moral high ground on MockTheWeek.''Series/MockTheWeek''.


* TooSoon: His answer to "Lines you wouldn't hear in a superhero movie", just after ''Film/TheDarkKnight'' was released.
--> '''Frankie:''' "What's that, Joker, you'll be back? ''Somehow'', [[HeathLedger I don't think you will be!"]]

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* TooSoon: His answer to "Lines you wouldn't hear in a superhero movie", just after ''Film/TheDarkKnight'' was released.
--> '''Frankie:''' "What's that, Joker, you'll be back? ''Somehow'', [[HeathLedger I don't think you will be!"]]


--> '''Frankie:''' "What's that, Joker, you'll be back? [[HeathLedger ''Somehow'', I don't think you will be!"]]

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--> '''Frankie:''' "What's that, Joker, you'll be back? [[HeathLedger ''Somehow'', [[HeathLedger I don't think you will be!"]]


--> '''Dara Ó Briain:''' "There's a line in the sand, right, and you can't even ''see'' the line in the sand. You're actually out of sand into, like, tropical tundra regions."

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--> ----> '''Dara Ó Briain:''' "There's a line in the sand, right, and you can't even ''see'' the line in the sand. You're actually out of sand into, like, tropical tundra regions."

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* AlternativeCharacterInterpretation: In an article he wrote for The Guardian, Frankie posed that David Cameron is in fact an evil, stone-faced [[TheChessmaster chessmaster]].


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* ExecutiveMeddling: The reason why Frankie left ''Mock the Week'' and the reason why ''Tramadol Nights'' didn't keep its original title, ''Deal With This, Retards''.
* PlayingAgainstType: In a surprising moment that even takes back Dara, Frankie (momentarily) takes the moral high ground on MockTheWeek.
--> '''Frankie:''' "He's too busy raising money for cancer, [[SarcasmMode the selfish bastard]]."
--> '''Dara:''' "I can't believe you're taking the moral high ground."
--> '''Frankie:''' "It's been a while. God, it looks strange up here."
* TooSoon: His answer to "Lines you wouldn't hear in a superhero movie", just after ''Film/TheDarkKnight'' was released.
--> '''Frankie:''' "What's that, Joker, you'll be back? [[HeathLedger ''Somehow'', I don't think you will be!"]]

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** Michael Jackson's Children's Hospital. That is all.


* CrossesTheLineTwice: After joking about Richard Hammond's near fatal car accident.
--> '''Dara Ó Briain:''' "There's a line in the sand, right, and you can't even ''see'' the line in the sand. You're actually out of sand into, like, tropical tundra regions."
** He's pulled this one off a few times:

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* CrossesTheLineTwice: After joking about Richard Hammond's near fatal car accident.
--> '''Dara Ó Briain:''' "There's a line in the sand, right, and you can't even ''see'' the line in the sand. You're actually out of sand into, like, tropical tundra regions."
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He's pulled this one off a few times:



--->'''Frankie:''' "A video [[TopGear Richard Hammond]] trying to remember his own wedding day?"

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--->'''Frankie:''' "A video of [[TopGear Richard Hammond]] trying to remember his own wedding day?" day."
*** Dara's reaction:
--> '''Dara Ó Briain:''' "There's a line in the sand, right, and you can't even ''see'' the line in the sand. You're actually out of sand into, like, tropical tundra regions."


--->'''Frankie:'''"I worry that Rebecca Adlington will have an unfair advantage in the swimming by possessing a dolphin's face."

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--->'''Frankie:'''"I --->'''Frankie:''' "I worry that Rebecca Adlington will have an unfair advantage in the swimming by possessing a dolphin's face."



--->'''Frankie:''' What about Richard Hammond trying to remember his own wedding day?

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--->'''Frankie:''' What about "A video [[TopGear Richard Hammond Hammond]] trying to remember his own wedding day? day?"

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** He's pulled this one off a few times:
--> '''Frankie:''' "Apparently Jordan and Peter Andre are fighting each other over custody of Harvey. Though eventually one of them will lose and have to keep him.......I have a theory that Jordan married a cage fighter 'cause she needed someone strong enough to stop Harvey from fucking her."
** His second tour, ''"I would happily punch every one of you in the face"'' was released on DVD as ''"If I could reach out through your TV and strangle you, I would"''
** When asked about the controversy surrounding his joke about The Queen being so old that her pussy is haunted, he said "That was three years ago. If it wasn't haunted then it certainly is now."
** His joke about Rebecca Adlington's face resembling someone looking at themselves in the back of a spoon, which was arguably one of the final straws before he left Mock The Week, was revisited during the 2012 Olympic Games when he posted the following on his Twitter account:
--->'''Frankie:'''"I worry that Rebecca Adlington will have an unfair advantage in the swimming by possessing a dolphin's face."
** His suggestion for an anti-speeding advert:
--->'''Frankie:''' What about Richard Hammond trying to remember his own wedding day?

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