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Recap / Big Mouth S 01 E 01 Ejaculation

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Penises playing baskeball!
Big dicks shooting hoops!
Passing, dribbling, bouncing, jiggling!
Big dicks on the loose! WHAT?

While Andrew is self-conscious of his out-of-control hormones, Nick angsts about his lack thereof.


  • Berserk Button: Maurice doesn’t take kindly to Nick calling him the ‘Puberty Fairy’.
  • Early-Bird Cameo: When Maurice pushes up the fur on his forearms, a tattoo with the name "Connie" can be seen on one of them.
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  • Early-Installment Weirdness: Jessi says that Jay's dad is a DUI attorney, rather than a divorce lawyer. Also, Coach Steve's Cloudcuckoolander personality is more subdued.
  • Establishing Character Moment: Basically everyone in the first scene, from Maury’s erratic sexual attitude to Missy’s good-heartedness.
  • Fan Disservice: The extreme close-up of Andrew's penis.
  • High-School Dance: The first episode builds up to one. The core characters all agree to go together, until Nick decides to go with a girl he barely knows.
  • Jizzed in My Pants: When Andrew slow-dances with Missy, he blows a load and rushes to the bathroom, where he loses his pants.
  • Mistaken for Gay: Nick's parents immediately assume he's attracted to Andrew when he mentions seeing the latter's penis.
  • Not-So-Imaginary Friend: Despite the fact that Andrew is apparently the only person who can see and communicate with Maurice, Nick is able to do both at the episode’s end.
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  • Where da White Women At?: The ghost of Duke Ellington tells Nick about the time he slept with Eva Gabor.
    Duke: That's right. I boinked a white woman back when it really meant something!

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Are you the Puberty Fairy?

Maury doesn't take too kindly to being called a Puberty Fairy.

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