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Which is the funniest running joke?

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    PampongMaster

    [21]Jan 22, 2008
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    Well excuse me, Judge Reinhold!
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    Sanifus

    [22]Jan 26, 2008
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    I'm torn between the Mr. F sting, the Charlie Brown walk and No Touching!
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    _loves_milo

    [23]Feb 26, 2008
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    It's gotta be the Chicken dance. How funny was Lindsay's? "chachi-chachi-chachi". Lol. Closely followed by the "her?" joke.
    Edited on 02/26/2008 9:15pm
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    arice06

    [24]Mar 5, 2008
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    i voted come on:

    "yeah..yeah the guy in the $4000 suit is gonna hold the elevator for a guy who doesnt make that in 3 months... COME ON!"

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    Takao_M

    [25]Mar 13, 2008
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    I'm actually surprised at how hard it is to decide on one. . . thats on the list. Outside of the list, hands down, it is the whole "lessons" with the one armed man, then after that anything that has to do with Franklin.

    If I had to choose on the list, I gotta go with the chicken dance. I liked them even more after Micheal asked if anyone of them had actually scene a chicken.
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    sydneygirl1206

    [26]Apr 14, 2008
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    I voted for the chicken dance but all of them are good. Agree with others that my actual fave is the life lessons with the one armed man and also George Michael's star wars video.
    Edited on 04/13/2008 11:26pm
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    joeadonis1

    [27]Apr 15, 2008
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    It didnt really happen but a couple times, but I say Tobias's analrapist card was the best.
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    fray429

    [28]May 14, 2008
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    Chicken Dances!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! And Michael's reactions

    I've made a huge mistake.

    The literal doctor

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    cackle_jr

    [29]May 18, 2008
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    MR F!

    And one time when it was "Someone else!"
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    mrsquinto

    [30]May 21, 2008
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    no touching!
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    jimbo_001

    [31]May 22, 2008
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    I'm also a fan of the "take a look at these... because it's the last time" jokes, especially in Missing Kitty, when Gob does it to George Michael, RE his magic trick.
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    g-puto

    [32]May 28, 2008
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    best HER? joke: ("out on a limb")

    georgemichael: .... well of course, we can double date. you and sally, me and ann.

    michael: who?

    georgemichael: ann!

    michael: yes... yes... of course i know ann. yes, i didn't mean WHO, i meant..........HER??

    best ann joke at all: ("not a p...y")

    gm: ... she's gonna be in a beauty pageant.

    m: who's ann?

    gm: m-my girlfriend. you met her. so many times... met her and met her.

    m: no, i know who annabell is. who's the ann that's in the beauty pageant?

    gm: that's her. her name isn't annabell, it's ann.

    m: no, i know that her name isn't annabell. that's just how i remember her name, because her body is shaped like a ... she's the bell on the ball. what is she doing on the beauty pageant? is she running the lights or something?

    gm: she's in it. she's a contestent. it's sort of like an inner beauty contest.

    m: AH! there it is! ... is it like a christian thing? ...

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    mrsquinto

    [33]May 31, 2008
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    Tobias as Mrs Featherbottom: oh, silly me! i keep forgetting we are in the colonies!
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    WittyName

    [34]Jun 1, 2008
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    I'm sorry, but out of those listed, I cannot believe that Tobias has not washed away the competition. "Come on!" is a nice little thing, and the chicken dances are funny on occasion, and "I've made a huge mistake" is very similar to "Come on!" but Tobias' sexuality is perhaps the funniest thing about Arrested Development. Analrapist is genius; "I just blue myself" is genius; Mrs Featherbottom was genius; Tobias is genius; and David Cross is genius.
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    hmnut7

    [35]Jun 6, 2008
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    g-puto wrote:

    best HER? joke: ("out on a limb")

    georgemichael: .... well of course, we can double date. you and sally, me and ann.

    michael: who?

    georgemichael: ann!

    michael: yes... yes... of course i know ann. yes, i didn't mean WHO, i meant..........HER??

    best ann joke at all: ("not a p...y")

    gm: ... she's gonna be in a beauty pageant.

    m: who's ann?

    gm: m-my girlfriend. you met her. so many times... met her and met her.

    m: no, i know who annabell is. who's the ann that's in the beauty pageant?

    gm: that's her. her name isn't annabell, it's ann.

    m: no, i know that her name isn't annabell. that's just how i remember her name, because her body is shaped like a ... she's the bell on the ball. what is she doing on the beauty pageant? is she running the lights or something?

    gm: she's in it. she's a contestent. it's sort of like an inner beauty contest.

    m: AH! there it is! ... is it like a christian thing? ...

    I was going to say Micheal's Ann jokes are the best running gag of the show.

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    mrsquinto

    [36]Jun 6, 2008
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    ...who?
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    mr_snakeabee

    [37]Jun 9, 2008
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    The police always mistaking Oscar for George Sr.

    ... Her?

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    XxJMD1014xX

    [38]Jun 10, 2008
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    I voted for Tobias even though I haven't seen all the episodes yet. However, something that stuck out at me in the episodes I have seen is something that Michael does. His reactions are priceless, and when he mouths "What's wrong with me?" under his breath, it cracks me up every time. That gets honorable mention from me, not sure if it's considered a running joke though.
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    kevinrmac

    [39]Jul 19, 2008
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    I voted for Chicken Dance, and Michael's reactions!

    Not on the list, but some of my fav's:

    Songs from Franklin Comes Alive

    Nervous George Michael reactions whenever he thinks his crush on Maeby is discovered

    Any time GOB tries to use the intercom on the office phone

    GOB calling Michael "brother" in every language EXCEPT Spanish (in Beef Consomme)

    Michael's breakfast "coming up" everytime Lucile makes The Wink

    GOB and the lighter fluid, and the doves - dead or alive

    GOB doing anything for his dad's attention (kissing his knocked-out dad in the stair car -- "It was weird.")

    "Hop - ons", "Family Love Michael", "I'm a monster!!!", "circumvrent" "What's the most important thing? Family? Breakfast."

    Edited on 07/23/2008 12:39pm
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    PampongMaster

    [40]Jul 20, 2008
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    How about GOBs chipped tooth. Always fun.
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