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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Greengables95, Sep 8, 2012.

  1. newsmanfan

    newsmanfan Well-Known Member

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    What? No Belushi on the Top 10 SNL list??
    Yeah, Chevy was great there...but it seems to have been the high point of his career. Ditto that for Mike Meyers...

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  2. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten best TV shows that debuted in the 1950s and 1960s (combined because I can't think of enough '50s shows that I've really watched and liked):
    10. The Honeymooners
    9. I Love Lucy
    8. Wacky Races
    7. Mister Ed
    6. The Flintstones
    5. The Brady Bunch
    4. The Dick Van Dyke Show
    3. The Monkees
    2. Rocky and His Friends/Bullwinkle Show
    1. Sesame Street

    Top ten best TV shows that debuted in the 1970s:
    10. Saturday Night Live
    9. SCTV
    8. All in the Family
    7. Laverne and Shirley
    6. Happy Days
    5. The Mary Tyler Moore Show
    4. The Bob Newhart Show
    3. WKRP in Cincinatti
    2. Taxi
    1. The Muppet Show

    Top ten best TV shows that debuted in the 1980s:
    10. Garfield and Friends
    9. The Super Mario Bros. Super Show
    8. The Wonder Years
    7. Fraggle Rock
    6. Full House
    5. Muppet Babies
    4. The Cosby Show
    3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    2. The Jim Henson Hour
    1. Newhart

    Since I've had trouble narrowing down just ten shows for the 1990s, I'll do two seperate lists...

    Top ten live-action shows that debuted in the 1990s:
    10. Home Improvement
    9. Welcome Freshmen
    8. Keenan and Kel
    7. The Weird Al Show
    6. Get a Life
    5. In Living Color
    4. Muppets Tonight
    3. Dinosaurs
    2. Salute Your Shorts
    1. That '70s Show

    Top ten animated TV shows that debuted in the 1990s:
    10. Animaniacs
    9. Dexter's Laboratory
    8. Johnny Bravo
    7. Doug
    6. Rugrats
    5. Rocko's Modern Life
    4. Ren and Stimpy
    3. Taz-Mania
    2. Darkwing Duck
    1. Hey Arnold

    Top ten best TV shows that debuted between 2000-2012:
    10. The Andy Milonakis Show
    9. Everybody Hates Chris
    8. The Looney Tunes Show
    7. Mad Love
    6. Rules of Engagement
    5. The New Girl
    4. Regular Show
    3. The Cleveland Show
    2. The Big Bang Theory
    1. How I Met Your Mother
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  3. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Minor Muppetz is definitely having fun with this thread, lol.

    But really, no M*A*S*H mention for the 1970s?
  4. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    I am a bit mixed on how I feel about John Belushi (I assume you didn't mean Jim). I feel like his characters are hit-or-miss (though I really like his sammuri character). I've only seen one of his movies, Animal House, and haven't seen that one too often nor am I in any big hurry to see it again anytime soon. He didn't do too many movies unfortunately due to him dying at a young age (and I know many of them weren't successful). And of course we all know how he hated having the Muppets on SNL (as well as his jelaousy of Chevy Chase).

    I thought he was just as great in the Vacation movies (even if not all of them are the best he's still great in them all), his Follow That Bird cameo, and Man of the House. And I agree, Mike Meyers isn't as big as he was when the last Austin Powers movie was made. I liked the first Shrek, and like the fourth one better than the 2nd and 3rd, though I liked the franchise best when it was new.

    I guess I didn't really think about whether that list was for cast members I really liked for their performances on the show itself or ones I like altogether. Heck, in general I like Adam Sandler and David Spade a lot better than most of the original cast (and Bill Murray), but I like the original five years the best. And even when rating the original cast, I prefer Dan, Chevy, Bill, Jane, and Gilda to John, Lorraine, and Garrett.
  5. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    I watch it occasionally but not often. And when I do see it it's usually the 1980s episodes, which I don't find too funny. I think the early ones, with Trapper John, Radar, and a crossdressing Klinger, are a lot funnier and better. Even the Mad Magazine parody from the early years is better than the Mad parody that came out when the show was ending.
  6. Hubert

    Hubert Well-Known Member

    And so I was beaten to doing top ten lists for certain year spans....but I still may...
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  7. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten "classic era" (for this list I'll consider seasons 1-10 to be classic era) South Park episodes:
    10. Jared Has Aides
    9. Chickenpox
    8. Cartman's Silly Hate Crime 2000
    7. Good Times with Weapons
    6. Death
    5. Towelie
    4. Erection Day
    3. Ginger Kids
    2. Mr. Hankey the Christmas Poo
    1. Scott Tenorman Must Die

    Top ten South Park episodes from seasons 11-16:
    10. With Apologies to Jesse Jackson
    9. Breast Cancer Show Ever
    8. Elementary School Musical
    7. Crippled Summer
    6. You Have 0 Friends
    5. Eat, Pray, Queef
    4. The Coon
    3. Canada on Strike
    2. Tonsil Trouble
    1. Fish Sticks
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  8. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Some more:

    Top ten greatest WB shorts directed by Robert McKimson:
    10. Raw Raw Rooster
    9. Design for Leaving
    8. Ducking the Devil
    7. Daffy Rents
    6. Little Boy Boo
    5. Wild Wife
    4. Rabbits Kin
    3. Boobs in the Woods
    2. The Hole Idea
    1. The Foghorn Leghorn

    Top ten Adam Sandler movies:
    10. Billy Madison
    9. Grown Ups
    8. Anger Management
    7. Little Nickey
    6. Bedtime Stories
    5. Eight Crazy Nights
    4. Happy Gilmore
    3. The Wedding Singer
    2. The Water Boy
    1. That's My Boy

    Top ten Peanuts specials:
    10. What Have We Learned, Charlie Brown?
    9. A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
    8. It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
    7. It Was a Short Summer, Charlie Brown
    6. Play It Again, Charlie brown
    5. Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown
    4. A Charlie Brown Christmas
    3. Charlie Brown All-Stars
    2. He's Your Dog, Charlie Brown
    1. It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown

    Top ten non-Peanuts animated specials:
    10. Bugs Bunny's Looney Christmas Tales
    9. Garfield on the Town
    8. The Lorax
    7. Bugs Bunny's Bustin' All Over Special
    6. A Garfield Christmas
    5. Dr. Seuss on the Loose
    4. How the Grinch Stole Christmas
    3. The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat
    2. Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue
    1. Here Comes Garfield
  9. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    No such thing.

    I'm also particularly appauled that you rate that distasteful That's My Boy as number one.
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  10. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten greatest Jim Carrey movies:
    10. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
    9. Once Bitten
    8. Man on the Moon
    7. Yes Man
    6. Bruce Almighty
    5. The Number 23
    4. The Cable Guy
    3. Dumb and Dumber
    2. The Mask
    1. Liar Liar

    Top ten games for the Super Nintento, Nintendo 64, Gamecube, or Nintendo Wii (my household has had most of these systems, and yet there's not too many games I've played or liked... Most of them belonged to my brother more than me, making it hard for me to determine the 10 best for any of these individual systems):
    10. Yoshi's Island (though I've only played it as part of Mario Advance 3)
    9. Mario Party
    8. The Simpsons Road Rage
    7. Pokemon Stadeum
    6. Super Smash Bros.
    5. Super Smash Bros. Melee
    4. Mario Kart Wii
    3. Mario Kart 64
    2. Super Mario World
    1. The New Super Mario Bros. Wii

    Top ten male singers/groups:
    10. Gary Puckett
    9. The Beatles
    8. REO Speedwagon
    7. Hall and Oats
    6. Smokey Robinson
    5. Johnny Cash
    4. The Police
    3. Michael Jackson
    2. The Monkees
    1. Weird Al Yankovic

    Top ten female singers/groups:
    10. Linda Ronstadt
    9. Belinda Carlistle
    8. The Go-gos
    7. Madonna
    6. Cyndi Lauper
    5. Nora Jones
    4. Kelly Clarkson
    3. The Carpenters
    2. The Bangles
    1. Katy Perry
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  11. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten worst reality shows... Oh wait, they're all worst (and I don't watch them). :)

    Top ten restaurants:
    10. Cracker Barrell
    9. Steak 'n Shake
    8. Subway
    7. Burger King
    6. Olive Garden
    5. Cheddars
    4. Pizza Hut
    3. Arby's
    2. McDonald's
    1. Hooter's

    Top ten greatest Mario games:
    10. Super Mario Land
    9. Super Mario Bros. The Lost Levels
    8. Super Mario Bros.
    7. Mario Pinball Land
    6. Mario Kart 64
    5. Donkey Kong
    4. Super Mario Bros. 2
    3. Super Mario Bros. 3
    2. Super Mario World
    1. The New Super Mario Bros. Wii

    Top ten computer animated movies:
    10. Despicable Me
    9. Shrek Forever After
    8. Chicken Little
    7. Meet the Robinsons
    6. Toy Story 3
    5. Ratatouille
    4. Shrek
    3. Toy Story
    2. Monsters, Inc.
    1. The Incredibles​
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  12. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Lol, you're naughty minor muppetz. ;)
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  13. beatnikchick300

    beatnikchick300 Active Member

    Top 10 favorite songs of the '90s:

    10) "I'll Be" by Edwin McCain
    9) "Cannonball" by The Breeders
    8) "The Boy is Mine" by Brandy and Monica
    7) "Who Will Save You Soul?" by Jewel
    6) "Runaround" by Blues Traveler
    5) "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana
    4) "California Love" by Tupac Shakur
    3) "Summertime" by Will Smith
    2) "Criminal" by Fiona Apple
    1) "Virtual Insanity" by Jamiroquai

    Top 10 fruits

    10) Avocados
    9) McIntosh Apples
    8) Clementine oranges
    7)Honeydew Melon (sorry, Bunsen :o)
    6) Strawberries
    5) Blueberries
    4) Raspeberries
    3) Red seedless grapes
    2) Cantaloupe
    1) Bananas!

    Top 10 foods I like to veganize

    10) Mashed potatoes (probably the easiest thing; just use soy milk and dairy-free margarine)
    9) Gravy
    8) Turkey Sandwiches
    7) BLT
    6) Chocolate pudding
    5) Chicken and dumplings (I made that a few years ago for Thanksgiving)
    4) Lasagna
    3) Cheeseburgers
    2) Fried chicken
    1) Macaroni and cheese

    Top Ten Favorite Simpsons episodes (actually, in no real order, but these are my favorites)

    10) They Saved Lisa's Brain
    9) Homer's Enemy
    8) Worst Episode Ever
    7) The Springfield Files
    6) Hurricane Neddy
    5) Mayored to the Mob
    4) Gone Maggie Gone
    3) Lisa the Tree-Hugger
    2) The Stonecutters episode (can't remember the name)
    1) Lisa the Vegetarian (yes, Lisa is my favorite character; does it show?)
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  14. Sgt Floyd

    Sgt Floyd Well-Known Member

    Top 10 favorite bands/singers

    10. Bon Jovi
    9. Black Sabbath
    8. Ozzy Osbourne
    7. Alice Cooper
    6. The Sex Pistols
    5. Foo Fighters
    4. The Ramones
    3. The Offspring
    2. Bad Religion
    1. Bowling for Soup
  15. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    My Top 30 Favorite M*A*S*H Episodes (simply in chronological order)

    1. "To Market, To Market"
    2. "Requiem for a Lightweight"
    3. "Cowboy"
    4. "Henry, Please Come Home"
    5. "Dear Dad"
    6. "The Long-John Flap"
    7. "The Army-Navy Game"
    8. "Kim"
    9. "O.R."
    10. "Check-Up".
    11. "House Arrest"
    12. "Aid Station"
    13. "Abyssinia, Henry"
    14. "The Gun"
    15. "Mail Call Again"
    16. "The Price of Tomato Juice"
    17. "Dear Ma"
    18. "Out of Sight, Out of Mind"
    19. "Dear Sigmund"
    20. "The Most Unforgettable Characters"
    21. "Movie Tonight"
    22. "The M*A*S*H Olympics"
    23. "The Merchant of Korea"
    24. "Your Hit Parade"
    25. "Mail Call Three"
    26. "None Like it Hot"
    27. "They Call the Wind Korea"
    28. "Baby, it's Cold Outside"
    29. "Dear Sis"
    30. "Hot Lips is Back in Town"
  16. charlietheowl

    charlietheowl Well-Known Member

    Top Ten Seinfeld Episodes:
    10. "The Fusilli Jerry"
    9. "The Nose Job"
    8. "The Marine Biologist"
    7. "The Dealership"
    6. "The Glasses"
    5. "The Pothole"
    4. "The Cheever Letters"
    3. "The Boyfriend"
    2. "The Bottle Deposit"
    1. "The Hamptons"
  17. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    On the subject of Seinfeld episodes...

    10. "The Hamptons"
    9. "The Junior Mint"
    8. "The Invitations"
    7. "The Showerhead"
    6. "The Little Jerry"
    5. "The Bookstore"
    4. "The Hot Tub"
    3. "The Bubble Boy"
    2. "The Finale, Part 1" and "The Finale, Part 2"
    1. "The Frogger"
  18. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    Top ten episodes of Taxi:
    10. Crime and Punishment
    9. A Woman Between Friends
    8. Memories of Cab 804
    7. Bobby's Acting Career
    6. Louie's Last Fling
    5. The Great Line
    4. Latka the Playboy
    3. Reverend Jim: A Space Odyssey
    2. Fantasy Borough
    1. Mr. Personalities
  19. jgidley

    jgidley Active Member

    My Top 10 from Clampett, in no particular order:
    Porky in Wackyland
    The Film Fan
    Wabbit Twouble
    The Wacky Wabbit
    Bugs Bunny Gets the Boid
    What's Cookin Doc?
    Buckaroo Bugs
    The Old Grey Hare
    Draftee Daffy
    Book Revue

    And Tex Avery(WB, no MGM) :
    I Love to Singa
    Porky's Duck Hunt
    Daffy Duck and Egghead
    Daffy Duck in Hollywood
    Cinderella Meets Fella
    A Wild Hare
    Holiday Highlights
    Tortoise Beats Hare
    Hollywood Steps Out
    The Heckling Hare
  20. minor muppetz

    minor muppetz Well-Known Member

    I considered doing a Tex Avery list, but I've had trouble thinking up 10 WB shorts he directed that I really like. Then I considered making it a WB/MGM combo, but even then I can't think of enough. I'm not as big on MGM as I am on WB or Disney, and the only Avery-directed MGM shorts I could think of including are Red Hot Riding Hood and King Size Canary.

    Maybe I'll figure out what ten Avery-directed shorts are my favorites.


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