In this episode Josh Ratcliffe is here to talk about the comically acclaimed Austin Powers trilogy. Josh and I go all over the place; societal influences, out dated jokes, anecdotes, and we end up talking about so many other movies!

Austin Powers International Man of Mystery

Release: 1997
Director: Jay Roach
Stars: Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Michael York, Mimi Rogers, Robert Wagner, Seth Green,

Austin Powers in the Spy Who Shagged Me

Release: 1999
Director: Jay Roach
Stars: Mike Myers, Heather Graham, Rob Lowe, Michael York, Robert Wagner, Seth Green, Verne Troyer

Austin Powers in Goldmember

Release: 2002
Director: Jay Roach
Stars: Mike Myers, Beyonce Knowles, Michael York, Mimi Rogers, Robert Wagner, Seth Green, Verne Troyer

Here is some stuff that was refernced in the episode.

Daria

So the swing episode it “Life in the Past Lane” – Season 5 Episode 9

“That song about using condoms”

I mentioned “I want your Sex” by George Michael. But after reading the lyrics it is more about just sex and also monogomy. But it is a great song so here you go

But I am not sure exactly what song Josh was talking about but there are a crazy amount of songs about sex. I guess that should be no surprise.

George Lazenby

His chin is weird

George Lazenby as James Bond

The Carrot Top Movie

So I am kinda happy I forgot about this but the Carrot Top movie was Chairman of the Board . And here is the interview that was referenced.

And he was right, the poster/VHS cover looks like this….

Origin of the Question Mark

I found this article that doesn’t really give you an origin but possibilities of an origin. Including the curve of a cats tail.

Costumes

I was wrong about the costumes. They are different but to the same effect.

Babu from Seinfeld

Here is a refresher image if you don’t know who I am talking about

His name is Brian George .

Word Up

The original

The Korn version

The Mel B Version

 

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