TF Reference on UK show "Not going Out"

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  1. zenith

    zenith Active Member

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    Friday Nights in the UK airs a sitcom about a smart-alec, Lee, his wimpy Mate Tim and Tim's sister Lucy.

    Tim is trying to do something about his wimpyness and takes steroids, when Lee asks him what he's doing Tim answers:

    "These will be like Energon to Terrasaur, Transformers... the original series, not the recent film, which quite frankly was a dissapointment"

    An interesting pop culture reference, even if they're mixing up Beast Wars with "the original series".

    BBC - BBC One Programmes - Not Going Out, Series 3, Neighbour

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  2. Lock Cade

    Lock Cade Tarn Fangirl TFW2005 Supporter

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    Well, supposedly Beast Wars was some sort of a continuation of G1...

    Nice reference to TF, though it irked me when Tim says the recent film was a disappointment.
     
  3. Mechafire

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    That quote he says fails epically in so many ways.
     
  4. Lakanl

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    Energon to Terrasaur, Heh. I like the reference but The movie is awesome.
     
  5. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    I guess the writer saw the BW episode 'Power Surge'.
     

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