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Mong0 (Blazing Saddles, 1974)


As the USA prepares to vote, I wish to satirically salute the ‘Silent Majority’  – note the word ‘satirically‘.


‘If you would not be laughed at, be the first to laugh at yourself.’

Benjamin Franklin




Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle - Freakshow Scene (5/10) | Movieclips


Eli - Anita Ward LP Scene


Simple Jack Trailer - Official - YouTube


Judge Dredd-Nice Scene


The Beverly Hillbillies Opening and Closing Theme 1962 - 1971 HD


Vegas Vacation - Eddie's Family scene


Squeal Like A Pig Scene From Deliverence


Wacky Races - See-Saw to Arkansas Clip


Blazing Saddles... You know, morons.


1960 George Pal - "The Time Machine" (Morlocks excerpt)


The Best of Egghead Jr vs Foghorn Leghorn



Southern Comfort (1/2) Welcome to Louisiana (1981) HD


Freaks (1932) - One of Us! Scene (6/9) | Movieclips


Idiocracy - Brawndo : It's got what plants crave!


INBRED (2012) - Official Full Trailer [HD]


The Cabin in the Woods (2012) - Speaker Phone Scene (2/11) | Movieclips





I suppose it will be interesting to see who is laughing in November.

Stephen Arnell

Culture Comment Content Provider. Portrait courtesy of artist Darren Coffield. 'Non satis me tempo'