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"Where the conspiracy theories of the right overlap the conspiracy theories of the left, you'll find Richard."
Tags:left, left wing, right, right wing, venn, venn diagram, diagram, overlap, overlaps, overlapping, extreme, extremism, extreme views, conspiracy, conspiracy theory, conspiracy theories, theory, theories, internet, internet age, internet culture, culture, counter culture, pop culture, inevitable, inevitability, modern, modern life, modern world, information, inform, information age, era, tech, technological, conspiracy theorist, crazy, strange, weird, believe, trick, tricked, spook, spooked, tin foil hat, tinfoil hat, tin-foil hat
"He's Right Behind Me, Isn't He?"
Tags:culture clash, literature, literary, culture, cultural, lit major, book, books, book lover, book lovers, bookish, book worm, book worms, pop culture, pop culture reference, moby dick, moby, white whale, whale, whales, whaling, right behind, right behind me, captain ahab, irony, dramatic irony, ironic
The big questions in life.
"Sonata for Three Frogs"
Tags:sonata, sonatas, music, musicians, musical, musicians, musician, classical music, classical, classic, frogs, frog, amphibian, amphibians, play on words, jargon, jargons, strange image, strange, surreal, animals, pretension, pretentious, pretentiously, art, arts, artistic, artistically, arts and culture, culture, cultured, culturally, pop culture, popular culture, modern classical, composer, composers, compose, pianist, pianists, piano, pianos
Tags:actor, actors, acting, television, tv, t v, films, film, movie, movies, caricature, caricatures, celebrity, celebrities, fame, famous, famous figures, famous people, famous names, pop culture, pop culture reference, theatre, theater, stage, screen, cinema, harriet walter, dame, dame harriet walter
"Tiny Grand Piano From Outer Space!"
Tags:trope, tropes, derivative, falling piano, tv trope, tv tropes, television trope, trope, tropes, television tropes, piano, pianos, grand piano, grand pianos, musical instrument, musical instruments, space, out space, piano drop, pop culture, falling pianos, pseudo science, tiny piano, tiny grand piano, unexpected, surprise, surprising, surprised, surprises
"Oh, my God! Dots! I used to eat so many of these in the eighties!"
Sisyphus Pushes A Giant Bowling Ball
Tags:sisyphus, myth of sisyphus, myth, myths, mythical, mythological, mythology, boulder, boulders, punishment, punished, cycle, cyclical, vicious cycle, vicious circle, camus, mythology, mythological, greek mythology, culture, cultural, reference, pop culture, legend, legends, philosophy, philosophical, bowling, bowling ball, bowling alley, strike
The Piano Dreams Of Home
Tags:victorian, victorians, beahc, beaches, seashore, sea, shore, coast, coastal, desolate, empty, abandoned, film, films, famous films, movie, movies, pop culture, culture, cultured, personify, personification, personified, personifies, pianos, piano, pianist, pianists, home sweet home, music, musical, musician, musicians, parlor, parlour, parlors, furniture, furnishing, furnishings, instrument, instruments, instrumental, classical, classical music, lonely, loneliness, missing, miss, missed
The Tin Man Moves On
Tags:nightmare fuel, nightmare, nightmares, tin man, tin men, girlfriend, girlfriends, new girlfriends, new girlfriend, significant other, significant others, coward, cowardly, cowardly lion, scarecrow, heart, heartless, pop culture, pop culture reference, date, dates, dating, dated, modern, modern life, parody, parodies, parodied, play on words, word play, word-play
"Where's that damn 'escape' key?"
Tags:laptop, laptops, tech, technological, computer, computers, monitor, monitors, screen, screens, escape, escaped, escapes, key, horror, horrors, movie, movies, film, films, reference, pop culture, cinema, horror genre, horror movie, keyboard, keyboards, qwerty, hand, hands, haunt, haunts, haunted, haunting, scare, scared, scary, halloween
"I got tired of 'Moby-Dick' taunting me from my bookshelf, so I put it on my Kindle and haven't thought of it since."
Tags:culture clash, literature, literary, culture, cultural, lit major, book, books, book lover, book lovers, bookish, book worm, book worms, pop culture, pop culture reference, moby dick, moby, white whale, whale, whales, whaling, mount, mounted, hunt, hunting, hunter, hunters, trope, tropes, cliche, cliches, print, print culture, e reader, e readers, e-reader, e-readers, digital, digital versus, vacation, vacations, holiday, holidays
Tags:emile, emile zola, zola, french, france, french literature, literature, literary, lit, lit major, pop, pop culture, culture, cultural reference, cultural, reference, references, referential, book, books, bookish, book lover, accuse, accused, accusation, accusing, accusations, word play, play on words, clown, clowning, clowns, judicial, law, laws, lawyer, lawyers, jury, juries, court, courts, courtroom, courtrooms
T.S. Eliot lacks the courage to eat a peach.
Tags:literature, literary, literary figures, modernist, modernism, slang, slangs, language, language game, linguistic, linguistics, register, lexicon, out of character, dialect, dialects, culture clash, culture, cultural, lit major, book, books, book lover, book lovers, bookish, book worm, book worms, pop culture, pop culture reference, poet, poem, poems, poetry, famous line, famous lines, publication, publications, publisher, publishing, quotes, eliot, peach, peaches, literal, literal joke, literal gag
King Kong Doomed To Step On Proportional Banana Peel
Tags:banana peel, kong, king kon, giant, giants, giant ape, giant monkey, colossal, colossus, urban, urban life, urban living, modern life, slapstick, slap-stick, slap stick, pratfall, prat fall, prat-fall, classic comedy, comedy, comedy classic, step, stepping, foot, feet, oversize, oversized, slip, slipped, slipping, gag, pop culture, pop culture reference, reference, referential, culture
"Fred and Ginger, but of course not the Fred and Ginger."
Tags:introductions, introduce, introduced, introduction, astaire, fred, fred and ginger, rogers, ginger rogers, fred astaire, high society, heard that one before, if i had a, dancing, dance, pop culture, culture, cultural reference, classic cinema, cinema, film, films, classics, movie, movies, musical, music, croon, crooners, crooner, entertainment, entertain, socialite, socialise, socialising, not what you expect, expectation, expectations, reality, realities, cocktail, cocktail party, parties, party, dinner party, guest, guests
"O.K., let's see what all the fuss is about."
Tags:sports, sports fan, sports fans, philistine, philistines, ignorant, ignorance, intellectual, intellectuals, out-of-touch, sports event, sports events, american football, football, cultural event, cultural events, american culture, ivory tower, ivory towers, elite, elites, elitist, elitists, elitism, popular culture, pop culture, fuss, fusses, participate, participates, participating, participation
Dog Formerly Known as Prince
Tags:name, names, dog, dogs, pet, pets, doghouse, domestic, kennel, kennels, formerly known, formerly known as, dog house, word play, play on words, word-play, music, musicians, famous, famous musicians, reference, referential, pop culture, pop, classic pop, pop classics, pop hits, pet name, pet names, pet naming, naming a pet, celebrities, celebrity, pretentious, disgruntled, disgruntle, annoyed, annoy
"Ye gods! Not another tedious and derivative top ten single!"
Tags:pop, pop song, pop songs, pop music, pop musician, musical, musically, musician, musicians, personify, personification, personified, personifies, musical theory, music theory, note, notes, clef, treble, bar, bars, pop culture, pop culture reference, chart, charts, chart music, chart topper, derivative, derivatives, repetitive, repetition
"Will you quit listening to your ten all-time favorite albums and help me find some food!"
Tags:desert, desert island, island, maroon, marooned, shipwreck, shipwrecked, ship wreck, ship wrecked, trap, trapped, music, musical, musician, music lover, discs, disks, disc, discs, desert island discs, favorite, favourite, favorites, favourites, pop, pop culture, culture, cultural, stranded, survival, survive, radio, radio programmes, radio programme, radio programs, radio program
Tags:comedian, comedians, comedy, actor, actors, acting, television, tv, t v, films, film, movie, movies, viral, meme, memes, talk show, talk shows, stand up, stand-up, stand up comedian, stand-up comedian, award winning, award-winning, caricature, caricatures, celebrity, celebrities, fame, famous, famous figures, famous people, famous names, pop culture, pop culture reference, colin quinn, quinn
Tags:song, songs, singer, singers, songwriter, songwriters, band, bands, lead singer, frontman, front-man, front man, musical, musician, musicians, musically, women, celebrity, celeb, celebrities, fame, famous, famous figures, pop culture, pop culture reference, broadway, broadway musical, musical, musicals, lead role, leading lady, music lover, music lovers, jane krakowski, krakowski, theatre, theater
"Everybody on the bus today was played by Anthony Hopkins."
Tags:anthony, anthony hopkins, actor, actors, films, film, movie, movies, creepy, creep, creeps, urban, urban living, urban life, reference, references, bus, buses, public transport, car, cars, travel, transport, public, commute, commuting, commuter, commuters, commutes, actor, actors, acting, cannibal, cannibals, hannibal, hannibal lecter, scared, scary, terror, terrified, paranoid, paranoia, long day, long day at work, modern life, modern, city, city life, city living, married, couple, couples, married life, pop culture, pop cultures, culture, cinema, hollywood
The White Whale Mounted On The Wall
Tags:culture clash, literature, literary, culture, cultural, lit major, book, books, book lover, book lovers, bookish, book worm, book worms, pop culture, pop culture reference, moby dick, moby, white whale, whale, whales, whaling, mount, mounted, hunt, hunting, hunter, hunters, trope, tropes, cliche, cliches, satisfy, satisfied, satisfying, satisfies, final, finally, happy, happiness, bliss, blissful, peace, peace, at last
Tags:dog, dogs, cartoon dog, cartoon dogs, comic dog, comic dogs, famous comics, famous comic, artist, artists, sculpture, sculptures, sculptor, sculptors, modern art, comic book, comic books, balloon animals, balloon animal, nap, napping sleeping, sleep, doghouse, dog house, doghouses, dog houses, pet, pets, kennel, kennels, pop art, pop artist, pop artists, pop culture, american artists, american artist