What Are Your Favorite Catchphrases?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous' started by Stiletto, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. Admiral Shran

    Admiral Shran Admiral Admiral

    Oct 30, 2009
    In the Before Time - the Long, Long Ago
    Homer Simpson: "That's it, I'm outta here!"
  2. Bob Karo

    Bob Karo Captain Captain

    Mar 19, 2009
    South Louisiana
    I like a nice flat, "Right..." to some of the crazier things I hear at work.
  3. sojourner

    sojourner Admiral In Memoriam

    Sep 4, 2008
    Just around the bend.
    "This can only end in tears"
  4. SmoothieX

    SmoothieX Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 12, 2004
    When I had this enormous, excitable chocolate Lab, I'd occasionally blurt out an "Easy Chewie!" when he'd get nutty.
  5. T'Preea

    T'Preea Commander Red Shirt

    Feb 5, 2012
    Stimulating Data's Synaptic Pathways.
    I frequently use: "Alons-y!, "Don't judge me by my underwear", "Don't get your knickers in a twist", and "Smooth as sandpaper." There was another one, but it has slipped my mind.
  6. YorkieDixie

    YorkieDixie Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Oct 26, 2011
    Road To Nowhere
    I'd Love To Stay And Chat, But You're A Total Bitch
    Punch It Chewy
    Holy Crap
    In The Name Of The Father , The Son And The Holy Shit
    We're aliens and that's our gig

    Some of mine lol
  7. C.E. Evans

    C.E. Evans Admiral Admiral

    Nov 22, 2001
    Ferguson, Missouri, USA
    "I don't know. I'm making it up as I go along."

    "Oh yes, there will be blood."

    "The whole thing went tits up."

    "Wellll, isn't that special?"

    "The Revolution will be televised."

    (Bend Over, Here It Comes Again)

    "...but that was in another life."

    "I swear I will open up a big ole can of Whup-Ass on you..."
  8. Gary Mitchell

    Gary Mitchell Fleet Admiral Admiral

    May 16, 2001
    ¯\_(°·O)_/¯ Florida
    As you wish.
  9. T'Preea

    T'Preea Commander Red Shirt

    Feb 5, 2012
    Stimulating Data's Synaptic Pathways.
    "Yeah, whatever" is what I've been using when I'm super-mad. Along with; "We're going to get pissed (drunk) and play Twister(tm)"
    Last edited: Mar 5, 2012
  10. Random_Spock

    Random_Spock Vice Admiral Admiral

    Sep 4, 2009
    'Sure. Fine. Whatever.'
  11. The Borgified Corpse

    The Borgified Corpse Admiral Admiral

    Jun 4, 2000
    Ouch! Forgotten already? You were just down ther
    Me too. To toss in another recent Community influence: When something particularly severe happened, I used to say, "Brutal." Now, I've tweaked it into "Brutalitops!" (After Senor Chang's D&D character's name in "Advanced Dungeons & Dragons.")

    I used to use "Fantastic!" all the time before the 9th Doctor took it as his catchphrase. After that, I kinda gave it up. (I actually got it from the way David Warner's character said it in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze.)

    Sometimes I try to say "Sweet Jesus!" the way Zephram Cochrane did in Star Trek: First Contact.

    "Holy Kraft Cheese & Craparoni!"

    "Yeshua Messiah!" (It's a way to say "Jesus Christ!" without offending most people. But then, since I'm swearing using his actual Hebrew name instead of the usual Greek perversion, I suspect I may be getting into more trouble with The Big Guy that way.;))

    If someone is tripping or dropping something or being clumsy or in danger of causing some kind of accident, I shout, "Easy there, Chester!"

    I sometimes dismiss something as being irrelevant by shouting, "Fred Rogers is a dead white man!" This one has a kinda convoluted origin story. I was watching an episode of Tavis Smiley where he was interviewing Levar Burton. He called Burton "the king of PBS." Burton demurred, "I don't know. Fred Rogers is still up there." Smiley immediately shot back, "But Fred Rogers isn't a black man!" Sitting at home, I thought, "Either way, Fred Rogers is dead." Thus: "Fred Rogers is a dead white man!"