Annoying Orange

“Annoying Orange” is an internet-based comedy show. Most of the humor is based around puns, which aren’t actually that funny.  Below is the episode we watched in class, “The Dating Game” (see the original dating game here: 1, 2, 3). Watch it again and see if you can find and understand these puns: Sweetheart, Sweet, Mr. Right, Pick, Shocked/Sparks, Date, Crush (Explanations below the video) <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/_OTNqEVc4p4?rel=0″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> Check out more Annoying Orange here! Puns Sweetheart – the host’s name (Art Sweetheart) He is a sweet, heart-shaped candy. Sweetheart is also an adjective meaning a very nice person. Sweet Fruit is sweet. Sweet is an adjective meaning a very nice person. Mr. Right Mr. Right means dream guy. Mr. Right sounds like “ripe” which means a fruit that is ready to eat. Pick Pick means to take fruit from a tree (fruit picking, pick fruit) Pick also means to choose. Shocked Passion Fruit said she was “shocked” which means really surprised. Shocked also means to be electrocuted (hurt by electricity), and when you see electricity you see sparks. Sparks You see sparks when there is an electricity problem. You see sparks when two people go well together. …click here to continue reading

Anthony’s Influential Movies

Here are 10 movies that have been extremely influential in my life. Let me know if you have seen any of these (in the comments). 1. Fight Club 2. Office Space 3. Braveheart 4. Instinct 5. Enter the Dragon 6. The Protector 7. American History X 8. The Truman Show 9. Good Will Hunting 10. Kundun