Special Episode 5: Brooklyn 99
In Special Episode #5, “Brooklyn 99,” Flourish and Elizabeth talk comedy. Elizabeth, an avid 90s sitcom viewer, schools Flourish on the format. Then Flourish, who’s never seen an episode of Brooklyn 99 before, shares her reactions. Finally, they discuss episode 5x08, “Return to Skyfire,” in which the B99 crew attend a fantasy con and solve a mystery for Terry’s favorite author. To listen or read the transcript, pledge to our Patreon!
[00:13:47] Interstitial music by Paul Tyan.
We don’t actually mention this article in the episode, but Elizabeth loves all Michael Schur’s shows, and this article, “The good places: The uncommonly decent TV worlds of Michael Schur” by Erik Adams, explains some of why.
[00:27:23] We are not exaggerating when we say you must watch at least a little bit of Extras. It is cringeworthy and so SO funny. The two segments we refer to in this episode:
[00:34:00] We present to you The Most of this trope.
She just needs Ron to loosen her up, don’tcha know?
And now, to round it out, a lot of gifs of THE BEST CON EPISODE EVER: