"I dreamed a gold man was reading to me from a dirty book."
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"You people bring matches for Mikey?"
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When people fondly remember TV's Mystery Science Theater 3000
they commonly focus on the film riffing part of the show, but some of the best comedy to come out of the Satellite of Love involves the host segments that provided a break from the movie. MSTies over at Satellite News have spent the past ten weeks discussing the best host segments from each season of the show, analyzing what makes some segments work while others fall flat.
Seasonal breakdown: [KTMA/1
A few of my favorite sketches include Mike's kiddie show
, Joel becomes a 007 villain
, Joel remembers the 1960s
, autopsy of Mr. Hoover
, the Orville Popcorn sketch
, Mike and the bots provide some local color
, Idiot Control Now (first the setup
, then the segment
), and the epic Timmy arc
And if you need to brush up on your host segment transcripts, there's always Ward E