Chico and The Man: A Vyb Appreciation Thread

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  1. Vyb

    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    So my friend, who can't be THAT much younger than me, said he had never heard of Chico and the Man.

    I said, "C'mon, pendejo. Freddie Prinze!"

    He said, "You mean Freddie Prinze, Jr.?"

    :facepalm: :facepalm: :facepalm:

    So this one is for him.

     
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  2. Vyb

    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    Here's the pilot episode. :c

    Courtesy of your pal, Vyb. :hat:

     
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  3. MONK

    MONK The fuck? Staff Member Chimp In Charge

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    I fucking loved this shit.

    Freddie Prinze. :woot:
     
  4. Vyb

    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    :lo5:

    I bet some of these youngins around here haven't heard of it. :grouch:

    Like prolly Dev.
     
  5. MONK

    MONK The fuck? Staff Member Chimp In Charge

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    Barney Miller. What's Happenin'!, Good Times!, Welcome Back Kotter. I know this.

    Roll it brotha!
     
  6. JWC

    JWC Well-Known Member

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    great shows
     
  7. Bro

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    Shit sucked worse donkey ass than tomtom.
     
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    Bro Corporate Fascist VIP

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    it's on this tv and well...i never really liked it. oh well.
     
  9. Vyb

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    Bro prefers Freddie Prinze Junior. :facepalm:
     
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    Bro Corporate Fascist VIP

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    Wrong.
     
  11. tomtom

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    He prefers Glee.
     
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    tomtom Well-Known Member

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    The theme was sung by Jose Feliciano.
     
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  13. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    if Chico and the Man was half as good as Barney Miller, then i approve of this thread. :up:
     
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    Sanford and Son :up:
     
  15. wicked smaaaht

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    yeah baby!
     
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    GHP New Member Banned User

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    Before my (US) time, but according to my source it was meh at best

    I guess Chico went out with Raquel Welch (when she was hot) IRL

    The running joke on the show was, "Ees not my yob"

    Chico killed himself IRL

    GHP reporting :hat:
     
  17. Vyb

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    Yeah I imagine if you grew up anywhere with any cultural diversity in 1974, the show was "meh". But where I grew up it was downright educational. That show taught us the word "beaner"! :c

    As an aside, where I grew up now looks like Juarez. Thanks a lot, Freddie. :rolleyes:
     
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    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    We know what happened to Freddie Prinze. :facepalm: It happened while the show was still on. They tried to keep it going without him, but it sucked.
     
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    He was Puerto Rican.
     
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    Thank Sippy for turning me into the schmoop!!