Linkara Riffs: Beginning to Date

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  • iDEMANDWeekendAtBernies3
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    Riff after riff after riff. Linkara you are spittin' these videos out like fireballs!
  • Leon Real
    The most important part of dating, resetting to the last save point every time you make a mistake!
    This PSA would've lasted half as long if the narrator had just used a walkthrough.
  • pomaflah
    I still learned a lot from the resets.
  • ladydiskette
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    I just cheat and use godmode XD
  • SumeGai
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    "Gee, things are happening."

    Most pointless, asinine line EVER!
  • Sockpuppet
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    I don't know, pretty astute observation, if you ask me. Things WERE happening, no denying that.
  • Dacilriel
    Really, why would teenage boys and girls want to be together at a party when they could separate into groups and stand as far from the opposite sex as possible?
  • pomaflah
    Because in my experience, they never mingle.
  • surbet11
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    Why d o i have a feeling they only cared for straight people,oh and SORCEROR!
  • atypicaloracle
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    That kid George has the weirdest, most stilted, unkidlike dialog.
  • ladydiskette
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    "I am washing my hair that night, and every night in fact!"


    lol, I wish I would have tried that excuse back in High School when some loser wanted to ask me to the dance.

    Just to see if that actually worked in real-life lol XD
  • Thunderbang  - Men/women's excuses
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    I've found that men are generally more honest when it comes to excuses about being busy. And it's not just because I'm a ma myself XD
  • Aardvark  - I'm getting a Back to the Future vibe
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    Time travel, Winter Frolic under the sea dance, making sure to get back in time, the kick ass rock and roll.

    Marty: George you have to go out with her my life depends on it!
  • pomaflah
    These are still generally accepted dating rules, Linkara. I intend to follow these rules, since the 1950s psas are closest to what my own experience is going to be like: date, maybe go steady if I'm only eighteen or nineteen, get engaged, plan the wedding, get married, have children.
    I do still think you have some legitimate points from your own perspective, it's just that I probably will be dating like this (without, God forbid, the physical contact) so these are some rules I probably do need to know when I start dating.
  • armagod679
    Ah, the American dream lives on. Good luck!
  • pomaflah
    Thanks. I'll probably need it.
  • Captain Speedbump
    The younger person introduces the older person? What if they're the same age? Is it a good idea to ask her when she was born, to the day month and year?

    Anyway, entertaining as always Linkara. Keep the MST3K spirit alive and well!
  • MrThorbjoern
    Just had to think about that thing in WTFIWWY....At arrest: Justin Bieber told me to go in there to watch the boys swimming and...in this case become a teacher... '-.- now i fell like a horrible person
  • armagod679
    Honestly, they made some okay points about going to a middle school dance, but the things that stick out to me are that a) the boys and girls don't seem to really acknowledge that the other gender exists before a dance comes up and b) poor Mildred is a foot taller than George.

    And did you do this riff mostly for the comic book joke?
  • FishEyenoMiko
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    Aww, I actually thought it was neat that they had a couple where the girl was a lot taller and nobody made an issue of it.

    "And did you do this riff mostly for the comic book joke?"

    LOL! Yeah, I thought that too... (-:
  • Captain L
    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Dating.
  • sunnyl
    You know Linkara, there is one thing you could do to increase revenue which would be more effective than half a dozen riffs, and perhaps even AT4W.

    History of Power Rangers!
  • sunnyl
    Did enjoy this riff though.
  • Thunderbang  - Yes!
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    Agreed! I'm still looking forward to his opinion on Mystique Force, which I am not that big of a fan of... but it's kind of cool :)
  • FFKonoko  - Sorry, couldn't resist.
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    Mystique Force?
    Presumably an x-men team lead by that iconic blue lady Raven Darkhölme, consisting of Rogue, Nightcrawler and Creed. And Wolverine.
    ;)
  • snarfies  - Nice!
    I'm not a fan of comics or your reviews thereof (sorry), but you're a darn fine riffer!
  • TheReapersDragon
    "Who reads comic books?"
    Best line in the whole video.
  • Bloodrealm
    The line was "Who talks about comic books?"
  • Heroofstuff  - "Who reads comic books?"
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    Uh Linkara........The Last Angry Geek does

    (really no one else thought of that joke)
  • ladydiskette
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    Geeze, that one boy Georg looks like he should be in fifth grade. He is way too young-looking to be in High school, no wonder he is not ready to ask one of the other girls out on a date. He is still watching cartoons!


    Of course, maybe that is asking too much of the casting decisions for these shorts.
  • fanime1
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    Hey, that's not nice. I'm 20 and I still watch cartoons. XD
  • Thunderbang  - Reset
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    Too bad the reset doesn't work in real life...
  • Thunderbang  - Height difference
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    And what's up with the short boy and the extremely tall girl? It looks she could've been his teacher or something...
  • Rue_Ryuzaki2
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    Ahh the awkwardness of male-female interactions. they're so entertaining to watch. Even when I fail at it. lol
  • Skyscraper
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    This was both awkward, a little adorable and very funny. Linkara was on fire in this one with the timing and quality of the gags- especially liked the references to how that one girl WAS asking someone to the dance, and how that one guy was a Time Mage. Gosh if that power wouldn't have come in handy, on certain occasions.
  • magox88
    I love the series its so F** funny keep the great work :D
  • TooMuchFreeTime
    Some of the advice seemed fairly good, but they were far too strict about it.

    Like calling not waiting on your date an 'unforgivable error'...they're like ten years old!
  • Undertaker91
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    And seriously, who waits for their date outside the bathroom? cant they get 2 minutes of privacy?
  • Nagneto
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    YES LINKARA, I ALREADY BOUGHT THE ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA. 20 FUCKING YEARS AGO!!!
  • Bloodrealm
    0.o Where the hell did that come from?
  • ThunderDave
    That was funny Linkara. By the way when the boy thought about comics. It made me think of when I talked to a girl and told her I was into comics. Needless to say my date bombed worse then Superman IV the quest for peace, and Batman and Robin.
  • Hans the ferret
    I have been loving this new series Luis has been doing.
  • Toucanbird
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    Man where were some good one-liners in this one. Comic book joke was pretty damn funny.
  • Nanani72
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    Why do they bother with the asking for dates crap if they're still at the OMG COOTIES stage and standing on opposite sides of the room all night?
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