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Recap / My Gym Partners A Monkey S 2 E 25 Pants In Space

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NASA comes to Charles Darwin Middle School, looking for a monkey to send into space. Jake and Windsor compete for the role.

  • Absentee Actor: Slips, Lupe, and Ingrid.
  • Anything but That!: Jake is turned off from the "going into space" adventure, when he hears that astronauts have to wear pants.
  • Apes in Space: NASA was looking for monkey candidates to send into space. This led to a competition between Jake and Windsor, the school's two most important primates, to see who got to see the stars.
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  • Burning Rubber: A gag involved Mrs. Warthog, skidding across the floor at a high speed, leaving behind a trail of fire.
  • Expy: I Didn't is obviously Samurai Jack. He even has the same voice actor.
  • Fun with Acronyms: The company they thought was "NASA" was actually a circus company called "MASA" (Most Amazing Simian Acrobats)
  • Human Cannonball: NASA's avant-garde way of sending monkeys into space.
  • Noodle Incident: Jake mentions how one time, he saw a pantsless astronaut at his sister's wedding.
  • Popping Buttons: Mrs. Warthog eats so much chocolate, that she becomes too big for her skinny jeans.
  • Running Gag: Whenever something cool was shown on screen, a disembodied choir of singing voices would be heard.
  • Season Finale: This is the season two finale.
  • Who's on First?: Principal Pixiefrog, meets an Asian man named "I Didn't", and of course, their conversations are not easy.

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