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*Email [[pom pom]] — In an Easter egg, Strong Bad refers to [[Pom Pom]]'s [[Parents|parents]] as [[General and Fraulein Pom Pom]]. [[Wikipedia:Fräulein|Fräulein]] is a German prefix similar to the English "Miss", meaning "unmarried woman".
*Email [[pom pom]] — In an Easter egg, Strong Bad refers to [[Pom Pom]]'s [[Parents|parents]] as [[General and Fraulein Pom Pom]]. [[Wikipedia:Fräulein|Fräulein]] is a German prefix similar to the English "Miss", meaning "unmarried woman".
*Email [[virus]] ([[virus#Commentary Transcript|DVD commentary]]) — Matt says that Strong Bad's computer got a "wirus" and calls it the "German pronunciation", referring to the tendency of German speakers to confuse the V and W sounds.
*Email [[virus]] ([[virus#Commentary Transcript|DVD commentary]]) — Matt says that Strong Bad's computer got a "wirus" and calls it the "German pronunciation", referring to the tendency of German speakers to confuse the V and W sounds.
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*[[Stinkomanual]] — In the section about Boss 4, Saargtsson, the quote's author is Saargtsson-Bosch, GmbH(Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung), which is the German version of LLC.
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*[[Stinkoman 20X6]] — In the section about Boss 4 in the [[Stinkomanual]], Saargtsson, the quote's author is Saargtsson-Bosch, GmbH(Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung), which is the German version of LLC.
*Email [[portrait]] — One of Strong Bad's ideas for a portrait is one done by a [[Strong Badman Characters#The Deutsch Master|Deutsch Master]].
*Email [[portrait]] — One of Strong Bad's ideas for a portrait is one done by a [[Strong Badman Characters#The Deutsch Master|Deutsch Master]].
*[[Decemberween Short Shorts]] — One of the plays written on Coach Z's clipboard is "[[cake]] und [[pie]]". "Und" is the German word for "and".
*[[Decemberween Short Shorts]] — One of the plays written on Coach Z's clipboard is "[[cake]] und [[pie]]". "Und" is the German word for "and".
*Email [[strong badathlon]] — When Strong Bad learns he has been disqualified from the Remote Put for a faulty battery, he shouts that the games are fixed and to check [[Wikipedia:East Germany|the East Germans]]' [[pants]].
*Email [[strong badathlon]] — When Strong Bad learns he has been disqualified from the Remote Put for a faulty battery, he shouts that the games are fixed and to check [[Wikipedia:East Germany|the East Germans]]' [[pants]].
*Email [[original]] — The first shot of the montage scene where [[Original Bubs]] is written "into stories" has both Homestar and Strong Bad wearing lederhosen.
*Email [[original]] — The first shot of the montage scene where [[Original Bubs]] is written "into stories" has both Homestar and Strong Bad wearing lederhosen.
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*[[8-Bit Is Enough]] — Strong Bad says to Strong Mad, "Ich bin ein donut," after he gives him the trophy at Halfathlon. This is based on the [[Wikipedia:Ich bin ein Berliner#Jelly doughnut urban legend|well-known urban legend]] that during a famous speech addressing a crowd in Berlin, U.S. President [[Wikipedia:John F. Kennedy|John F. Kennedy]] had made a grammatical error by saying the words "Ich bin ein Berliner", referring to himself not as a citizen of Berlin, but as a jelly donut.
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*[[8-Bit Is Enough]] — Strong Bad says to [[Strong Mad]], "Ich bin ein donut," after he gives him the trophy at Halfathlon. This is based on the [[Wikipedia:Ich bin ein Berliner#Jelly doughnut urban legend|well-known urban legend]] that during a famous speech addressing a crowd in Berlin, U.S. [[President]] [[Wikipedia:John F. Kennedy|John F. Kennedy]] had made a grammatical error by saying the words "Ich bin ein Berliner", referring to himself not as a citizen of Berlin, but as a jelly donut.
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**When Strong Bad confronts the King of Town in one of Trogdor's hallways brandishing machine guns, the King says, "Mein strudel!" When defeated, the King says, "Der Poopsmith, auf wiedersehen!"
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**When Strong Bad confronts [[The King of Town]] in one of [[Trogdor]]'s hallways brandishing machine guns, the King says, "Mein strudel!" When defeated, the King says, "[[The Poopsmith|Der Poopsmith]], auf wiedersehen!"
*[[Doomy Tales of the Macabre]] — [[Marzipan]], dressed as Lola from the German film ''[[Wikipedia:Lola rennt|Lola rennt]]'', calls Strong Bad a "[[Wikipedia:Kinder-Überraschung|Kinder-Überraschung]]", which means "Kinder Surprise".
*[[Doomy Tales of the Macabre]] — [[Marzipan]], dressed as Lola from the German film ''[[Wikipedia:Lola rennt|Lola rennt]]'', calls Strong Bad a "[[Wikipedia:Kinder-Überraschung|Kinder-Überraschung]]", which means "Kinder Surprise".
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*[[Record Store Day]] — One of the posters in "The B-est of B-Sides" is written in German.
*[[Haunted Photo Booth]] — The King of Town asks Pom Pom (dressed as [[wikipedia:Violet Beauregarde|Violet Beauregarde]] from [[wikipedia:Charlie and the Chocolate Factory|Charlie and the Chocolate Factory]]) why he couldn't have dressed up as the German kid (referring to [[wikipedia:Augustus Gloop|Augustus Gloop]]).
*[[Haunted Photo Booth]] — The King of Town asks Pom Pom (dressed as [[wikipedia:Violet Beauregarde|Violet Beauregarde]] from [[wikipedia:Charlie and the Chocolate Factory|Charlie and the Chocolate Factory]]) why he couldn't have dressed up as the German kid (referring to [[wikipedia:Augustus Gloop|Augustus Gloop]]).

Current revision as of 01:10, 25 April 2020

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While Homestar Runner takes place in and around Free Country, USA, there are some cultural references to the Germans.

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