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Season: 3

Episode: Slaughterhouse on the Prairie

Length: :41

Cast: Seth Green (Himself, Tom Root, Douglas Goldstein)

Characters: Seth Green, Tom Root, Douglas Goldstein

Segment Summary: When the show runs a minute too short, Seth Green is forced to spin the Robot Chicken Wheel of Ideas.

Themes: Injuries, Bodily Functions, Credits Encroachment, Music, Self-Reference

Allusions:The London skyline backdrop and the music that is similar to "Yakety Sax" are both reminiscent of the Benny Hill Show.

Trivia / Info:

  • "Ironic Satire with clever subtext", "Farts", "Balls" and "Retards" appear three times each on the spinning wheel.
  • Robot Chicken won an Emmy for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation in 2006 for Easter Basket and was nominated for a 2007 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program (For Programming less than One Hour) for the episode Lust for Puppets.
  • Depsite doing other voices in this episode, Tom Root does not voice himself.
  • The wheel lands on "Ironic Satire with clever subtext", which Seth explains means "farting retards getting kicked in the balls".
  • The "Yakety Sax" esque music was first used in Benny Hill Funeral.

Goofs / Nitpicks:Despite Seth saying the sketch will be about "Farting retards getting kicked in the balls", the one farting is not the one getting kicked in the balls.

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