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December 31, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
Our longest episode ever! Seriously. Like 2 hours. Plus another 2 minutes and 8 seconds. It’s crazy. But also the best one yet. Al stops in to talk music.
Scope Sounds: “Buy Us a Drink” – The Argyle Pimps
2006 Year in Review
Best Public Display of Genitalia
Runner Up: Jackass 2
Runner Up: Britney Spears and Lindsey Lohan
Best Imitation of Waking From a Coma
Runner Up: The OC Season 4
Winner: Rocky Balboa
Best TV Show Jared didnâ€™t get to finish because of the Internet Police
Runner Up: Deadwood
Best Race War
Runner Up: Mel Gibson and the Sugar Tits
Runner Up: Survivor, The CooKKK Islands
Winner: Kramer gets racist
Biggest Hype, Biggest Letdown
Runner Up: Snakes on a Plane
Runner Up: Kid Rock and Pam Andersonâ€™s get married then divorced.
Winner: Sony PS3
Best Movie We Havenâ€™t Seen Yet
Runner Up: Babel
Runner Up: Half Nelson
Winner: Children of Men
Winner: Panâ€™s Labyrinth
Best Sony F-up
Runner Up: PSP â€œMarketingâ€
Runner Up: Sonyâ€™s Rootkit fiasco
Winner: The PS3
Best Raping of Earlâ€™s Childhood
Runner Up: Mobb Deepâ€™s Phantom of the Paradise video
Runner Up: Superman Returns
Winner: Transformers: The Movie
Album That Grew on you: Samâ€™s Town by The Killers
Album You Forgot to Listen to: The Information by Beck
Artists You Wish Would Go Away
Runner Up: Fergie
Runner Up: Gwen Stefani
Winner: The Frey and their ilk
Most Overrated of 2006: Red Hot Chili Peppers
Best Song: Phantom Limb by The Shins
Best Album: Eyes Open by Snow Patrol
December 18, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
That’s right, this show is all about the Holidays. Christmas Miracles, Hanukkah Bushes, and Kwanzaa… things.
Scope Sounds: “Do You See What I See?” – The Nick Atoms
The Class – 1 Star
A video game related death!
A video game related MLB injury!
A video game related viral marketing campaign! And here it is, the video!
Video game related television destruction!
Girls Gone Wild dude sentenced to community service.
Awesomest story ever. Includes World’s Tallest man and Dolphins.
December 4, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
No more game shows, live studio audiences, or in studio guests for us this week. Instead we talk all about Chicks, man.
Scope Sounds: “See The Sun” – Black Lab
Girlfriends – 0 Stars
Comic “Preacher” coming soon to an HBO near you.
We continue to shill for the PS3!
Microsoft’s Zune not… zuning?
Heather “Yoko 2” Mills getting death threats.
“Kramer” is actually just a character’s name.
Muslim Congressman to use the Koran when getting sworn in. R Tards freak out.
November 20, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
We conlude our very first Scope World Series of Pop-Culture Trivia, which is a good thing since I think we were running low on team names. Borat is reviewed, and Shane’s favorite show is chosen for next week’s Random Review.
Scope Sounds: “It’s Over” – The Fire Apes
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan – 3 3/4 Stars
November 6, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
We continue with the opening round of The Scope World Series of Pop Culture. Clever team name abound this time, with one referring to bodily fluid, and the other to a beloved children’s movie.
Scope Sounds: “I Stand For Nothing” – The Ropes
October 23, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
The Scope World Series of Pop-Culture premieres! Earl returns! Jared continues to use the show to promote his side project!
Scope Sounds: “Mandom” – The G. Wildens
Law and Order: SVU – 1 1/2 Stars
Say it ain’t so. A video game movie with a ballooning budget is losing financial backing!
Apparently Video games + Girls showing cleavage doesn’t equal ratings?
October 9, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
Less boob discussion this week, but we do talk to Shane’s dad, Master P, about his recent deployment to the Middle East. Also, we try out a new review format with pretty hilarious results (if you get bored, fast forward to the 62nd minute).
Heroes – 3 Stars
September 25, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
In this episode, we talk about boobs, Jared becomes famous, and share some of our favorite movie and music picks from the past.
Scope Sounds: “Earn Hollywood Earn” – Possible Oscar
Survivor: Cook Islands – 2 1/4 Stars
September 11, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
Our very own Tony Partington stops by the studio to tell us all about his life… and his run in with Mork (the one from Ork).
Plus, stay tuned for details about the search for a bass player for Jared’s band!
Scope Sounds: “Think About Me” – Munk
August 28, 2006 | Posted by: The Scope
If you were bored with Shane’s vacation story from episode 10, be prepared to fall asleep to Shane’s wedding stories! And Earl stops by because Adam hasn’t been yelling enough lately.
Scope Sounds: “Noodles With Teeth” – Jenny’s Midnight Screamatorium
Scope Sounds: “Snakes on a Plane” – Dabney Ruggerto
Prison Break, Season 2 premiere – 2 3/4 Stars
Snakes on a Plane – 2 1/4 Stars
Fall TV Contest
We’ve made our picks for “First New Show to be Cancelled”. Who will win the huge cash prize?
Yes, Adam realizes he’s an idiot, and “Day Break” does not go up against Lost, it replaces it during hiatus.
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