Freaks and Geeks

Discos and Dragons

Season 1, Ep 18, Aired 7/8/00
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  • Episode Description
  • Daniel is sentenced to audio/visual class as punishment for attempting to pull the fire alarm to get out of taking a test. Lindsay is accepted to a two-week academic summit, but isn't excited and isn't sure about going. Nick has a new girlfriend and takes up disco dancing.

  • Cast & Crew
  • John Francis Daley

    Sam Weir

  • Martin Starr

    Bill Haverchuck

  • Becky Ann Baker

    Jean Weir

  • Samm Levine

    Neil Schweiber

  • Seth Rogen

    Ken Miller

  • Fan Reviews (1)
  • A reason why, as Popeye says," I yam what I yam"

    By chet1210, Feb 05, 2006

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (8)

    • Nick: They didn't say you're allowed to do magic!

    • DJ: Aren't you one of those guys who's always running in here yelling "Disco sucks?" What's the matter, cat got your bong, man? Is that how you learned to communicate? Running in here and yelling stuff? Is that what your precious "rock 'n' roll" teaches you? Ken: No, it teaches me that disco sucks!!

    • Harold: You're not lying, are you, Sam? Sam: No. Harold: 'Cause you know what happens to liars in this world, don't you? Sam: They end up getting killed in jail. Harold: Right.

    • Mrs. Bronner: Ladies, I'm not joking. Put out those cigarettes. Kim: Oh, I'm sorry. I thought you were joking.

    • Neal: Does his mom know you? Bill: I don't know. I never met her.

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    Notes (4)

    • Music: "Hot Number" by Foxy; "Box of Rain" and "Ripple" by The Grateful Dead; "I Don't Want to Be a Freak" by Dynasty; "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor; "The Groove Line" by Heatwave; "Space Funk" by Paul Feig

    • This episode was shot after episode 12 so the producers would have a final episode to air for when the show was cancelled and production was stopped.

    • This episode was originally scheduled to air 24 Apr 00.

    • For his work in this episode, Paul Feig was nominated for a 2001 Emmy for Best Writing in a Comedy.

    Allusions (1)

    • The Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy The hippie-van at the end of the episode has a green face that says "Stay Calm" - a reference to the Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy slogan "Don't Panic".

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