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*There is dispute on [[Strong Mad]]'s height. This email says 6 feet while [[the facts]] says 88 inches (7'4"). The secret Strong Mad [[HR:smsticker.html|sticker page]] indicates that he is 8'3" and 900 lbs.
*There is dispute on [[Strong Mad]]'s height. This email says 6 feet while [[the facts]] says 88 inches (7'4"). The secret Strong Mad [[HR:smsticker.html|sticker page]] indicates that he is 8'3" and 900 lbs.
*When first responding to the email, Strong Bad says, "all i gotta say..." The ''I'' is not capitalized, contrary to his ruthless attention to mechanics.
*When first responding to the email, Strong Bad says, "all i gotta say..." The ''I'' is not capitalized, contrary to his ruthless attention to mechanics.
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**This could also be the first instance of the [[Lowercase i's]] inside joke. Even though it could have been an accident, it predates its first appearance in [[the bird]], or even in the unfinished cartoon, [[Tis True, Pom Pom, Tis True]].
 
===Inside References===
===Inside References===

Revision as of 22:30, 11 October 2005

Hooking up with Great Looking Girl

Strong Bad Email #13

Strong Bad receives an email saying "i she be your girlfriend." Then he makes fun of the author and forwards the email to The Cheat.

Cast (in order of appearance): Strong Bad, The Cheat

Places: Computer Room, The Cheat's Computer Room

Computer: Tandy 400

Date: February 11, 2002

Running Time: 1:10

Contents

Transcript

STRONG BAD: {singing} Email, dud-duh-doo-duh-dud-duh, dud-duh-doo-duh-dud-duh... {stops singing}

STRONG BAD: Uh... {typing} Hey! My name is Strong Bad, great looking girl! I he be your boyfriend. Okay, seriously. All i gotta say about this is... GET IN LINE SISTER!!! I mean, do you know how many freakin emails I get like this a DAY? From ladies with proper grammar? I mean come on! A guy's gotta have some standards right? But, I do feel kinda sorry for you, so I won't let your email go to waste. {He forwards the message to The Cheat.} {talking} Okay, so tune in next time: Same Strong Bad time, same Strong Bad channel.

{The Paper comes down.}

{After a few seconds, the scene changes to The Cheat sitting at his computer. An online messaging program is open. The conversation runs as follows:}

Fun Facts

Trivia

Remarks

  • "I she be" is most likely a typo of "I should be" or "I shall be."
  • At the top of the IM window, it says "instant messenge." "Messenge" is not a word, though it may be a play on, or a misspelling of, the word "messenger."
  • There is dispute on Strong Mad's height. This email says 6 feet while the facts says 88 inches (7'4"). The secret Strong Mad sticker page indicates that he is 8'3" and 900 lbs.
  • When first responding to the email, Strong Bad says, "all i gotta say..." The I is not capitalized, contrary to his ruthless attention to mechanics.

Inside References

Real-World References

  • The IM program is most likely AOL Instant Messenger (AIM). The sounds for sending and receiving a message in this email are the default ones for AIM, and the blue and red font colors used for the two names is an AIM default.
  • "Sbarro" is an Italian food chain which can be found in several mall food courts.
  • The song that Strong Bad sings at the start of this email is the theme to the popular '80s kids' TV show He-Man and the Masters of the Universe.
  • The "same Strong Bad time, same Strong Bad channel" is a reference to the '60s Batman TV show, which ended "Tune in next week, same Bat-time, same Bat-channel."

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