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Maximus
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?

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the jerk dude is like "It's the first out of the game you idiots"


aka squints from sandlot

bill's prank call was the best thing ever


lsuwhoopyoazz3232
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?
loved the show and it sucks that it only lasted one season

Greatest scene of the series by far


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arktiger28
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?
Just finished it. Sucks that it just kind of ends. Was this a fox show. If so, they need to be shot for this, Firefly, and Arrested Development.


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Jubilee
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?
If you ever get the chance, get the DVDs and listen to the commentaries. They are all GREAT and pretty diverse, almost all the cast, usually 2-4 different cast members (and often Judd Apatow) per episode. They were done after the show was canceled but already adored by fans and everyone is really proud of what the work they had done. One GREAT episode was when the PE Coach, the math teacher (always angry guy) and I think the guidance counselor did their commentaries in character. It was GOLD!

One thing Apatow (I think) said was Martin Star (Bill) was working out a lot and between scenes would climb up and down the rope in the gym for kicks. They finally had to tell him to stop getting so big cause it didn't jive with his nerdy character.


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One thing Apatow (I think) said was Martin Star (Bill) was working out a lot and between scenes would climb up and down the rope in the gym for kicks. They finally had to tell him to stop getting so big cause it didn't jive with his nerdy character.


Looks like he took that advice for life


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iwyLSUiwy
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aka squints from sandlot





How did I not know this. That movie defined my childhood and is possibly my favorite sports movie of all time.

When bill called timeout he should have said "C'mon Bill my clothes are going out of style."


wildtigercat93
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How did I not know this. That movie defined my childhood and is possibly my favorite sports movie of all time.


I couldnt place him through most of the time i watched it and i finally caved and googled him and i was pissed i didnt get it


tylercsbn9
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?
Watching now...how did this show not succeed? Its amazing


Michael J Cocks
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?
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aka squints from sandlot


Man, I first started watching this on ABC Family back in like 2000, just after it got canceled and they'd play 2 episodes back to back on Monday nights I think. When I first saw that guy, I was kind of half arse watching Jackass in it's early years on MTV and thought the bully was Steve-O when he was younger.

it wasn't til a few years ago while watching it on IFC that I realized it was Squints.


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JBeam
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Watching now...how did this show not succeed? Its amazing

NBC pulled a derp.


FinleyStreet
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re: Freaks and Geeks fans?
Ugh I love that show. So many great actors.
This post was edited on 12/11 at 12:57 pm


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