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**''[http://m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?va=tuppence tuppence]'': noun, British variant of twopence, or two pennies.  Esp. in [[Wikipedia:British coinage|pre-decimal coinage]].
**''[http://m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?va=tuppence tuppence]'': noun, British variant of twopence, or two pennies.  Esp. in [[Wikipedia:British coinage|pre-decimal coinage]].
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*Strong Sad mentions [[Wikipedia:Iambic pentameter|iambic pentameter]], which is a syllable pattern used in poetry. An iamb is a pair of syllables, the first unstressed and the second stressed. Iambic pentameter is five iambs per line. Strong Sad says "The ''quill!'' The ''page!'' Ly-''ric,'' ram-''page!'' Word ''up?''" in exaggerated iambic pentameter. Ironically, while Strong Sad glorifies iambic pentameter, his creation is a pretty bad example of it. He twists the stresses on "lyric rampage," properly pronounced LY-ric RAM-page (a pair of [[Wikipedia:Trochee|trochees]]), into ly-RIC ram-PAGE (a pair of iambs). Iambic pentameter was popular with such poets as [[Wikipedia:William Shakespeare|William Shakespeare]] and [[Wikipedia:Geoffrey Chaucer|Geoffrey Chaucer]], and was for a long time the standard English meter.
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*Strong Sad mentions [[Wikipedia:Iambic pentameter|iambic pentameter]], which is a syllable pattern used in poetry. An iamb is a pair of syllables, the first unstressed and the second stressed. Iambic pentameter is five iambs per line. Strong Sad says "The ''quill!'' The ''page!'' Ly-''ric,'' ram-''page!'' Word ''up?''" in exaggerated iambic pentameter. Ironically, while Strong Sad glorifies iambic pentameter, his creation is a pretty bad example of it. He twists the stresses on "lyric rampage," properly pronounced LY-ric RAM-page (a pair of [[Wikipedia:Trochee|trochees]]), into ly-RIC ram-PAGE (a pair of iambs).
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*Notice Strong Bad's word flow regarding the four rampages he shows us: ''reading, regal, legal, lyrical''.
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*Notice Strong Bad's word flow regarding the four rampages he shows us: ''reading, regal, legal, lyrical''. Iambic pentameter was popular with such poets as [[Wikipedia:William Shakespeare|William Shakespeare]] and [[Wikipedia:Geoffrey Chaucer|Geoffrey Chaucer]], and was for a long time the standard English meter.
*The Cheat is using a [[Wikipedia:Battle records|battle record]], which is a vinyl record made up of samples and simple drum loops (like Strong Sad's "do—doodoo" beat). They're used by DJs, primarily for scratching. When the records are scratched, or spun at different RPMs, the simple "do do" beats produce the more familiar "phat" sounds (like Strong Bad and Coach Z's beats).
*The Cheat is using a [[Wikipedia:Battle records|battle record]], which is a vinyl record made up of samples and simple drum loops (like Strong Sad's "do—doodoo" beat). They're used by DJs, primarily for scratching. When the records are scratched, or spun at different RPMs, the simple "do do" beats produce the more familiar "phat" sounds (like Strong Bad and Coach Z's beats).
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* "[http://house-of-pain-lyrics.wonderlyrics.com/Word-is-Bond.html Word is Bond]" is a song by the hiphop group [[Wikipedia:House of Pain|House of Pain]].
* "[http://house-of-pain-lyrics.wonderlyrics.com/Word-is-Bond.html Word is Bond]" is a song by the hiphop group [[Wikipedia:House of Pain|House of Pain]].
* "Witness the whiteness" is a reference to the song "Witness the Fitness" by British rapper Rodney Smith a.k.a. [[Wikipedia:roots manuva|Roots Manuva]].
* "Witness the whiteness" is a reference to the song "Witness the Fitness" by British rapper Rodney Smith a.k.a. [[Wikipedia:roots manuva|Roots Manuva]].
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==YouTube Version==
 
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*The [[YouTube]] description for this email is "Strong Bad demonstrates the types of rampages he goes on these days. Reading, regal, and legal to name a few."
 
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*The Litigation Jackson poster appears immediately after the email concludes.
 
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*The Easter egg plays automatically afterward.
 
== DVD Version ==
== DVD Version ==
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* The rap song "The All-Star Rapper" that they discuss near the beginning can be found in the [[Thorax Corporation]] site: [[thorax:mp3s/All_Star_Rapper.mp3|All Star Rapper.mp3]] at [[thorax:mp3s/|www.thoraxcorp.com/mp3s/]].
* The rap song "The All-Star Rapper" that they discuss near the beginning can be found in the [[Thorax Corporation]] site: [[thorax:mp3s/All_Star_Rapper.mp3|All Star Rapper.mp3]] at [[thorax:mp3s/|www.thoraxcorp.com/mp3s/]].
*[[Wikipedia:Steel Pole Bath Tub|Steel Pole Bath Tub]] was a hardcore punk/noise rock band, formed in 1986 in Bozeman, Montana.
*[[Wikipedia:Steel Pole Bath Tub|Steel Pole Bath Tub]] was a hardcore punk/noise rock band, formed in 1986 in Bozeman, Montana.
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* Jonathan and Matt's conversation about improvising Strong Bad's intro song includes a few references to the Ratatat song "[[Wikipedia:Ratatat (album)|Seventeen Years]]".
 
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