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  • *Mad Lib Theater*

  • This is how it works:

  • We gonna ask you first for some silly words, nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc.

  • We'll do that, and they're gonna be written on the cue cards as we're saying them.

  • But also I'll write among this card.

  • Then we're gonna act out that dramatic Mad Lib scene.

  • -Ready for this? -Okay.

  • Uh... Give me a male name.

  • Uh... blah... Rory.

  • Not "Blah Rory," just Rory.

  • -Yeah, it just not Blah Rory, okay. -Blah Rory.

  • -Name of your favorite teacher. -Uh... Mrs. Tate.

  • -Exclamation. -F**k.

  • No, you can't answer that.

  • -Um... Sorry. -Still can't say that on American television, you can't say that. -Sorry, sorry.

  • Okay, flibbity gibbit.

  • [laughs]

  • F-L-B-B-I-double T-Y, flibbitty.

  • -Gibbitt. -G-I-double B-I-double T.

  • -Alright, catch that. -Flibbitty gibbitt.

  • -Uh... Number. -Uh... 4229.

  • [laughs]

  • -Plural, plural objects. -Plural objects? Eggs, eggs?

  • Yeap. Eggs.

  • -Store name. -Uh... Macy's.

  • -Uh... Body part. -Buttock.

  • -Uh.. silly word. -Buttock.

  • No, uh... geronimo.

  • -Oh no, that's a.. well that's a different thing here, yeah, okay, wh-- -Now, flibbitty gibbitt would use for that.

  • -Can we just write it down? -We'll do flibbitty gibbitt down by silly word.

  • -This is how it's going upstairs, this is how we're writing Oscars. -Flibbitty gibbitt, and then...

  • Exclamation, give me that again.

  • Exclamation, you said to someone... you say "Ay.."

  • -Crumbs. -There you go.

  • -It's very Hugh Grant. -Crumbs, it's very Hugh Grant. -Yes, great, yeah.

  • -Name of a holiday. -Uh.. Hanukkah.

  • -Movie title. -Uh... movie title, uh.. Superman. -Superman.

  • -A verb ending in -ing. -F--, no, can't say that one.

  • -You can't say that one. Yes, it's just... -Uh... gyrating.

  • [laughs]

  • Amount of distance... Amount of distance like 10 miles or 5 feet.

  • -10 miles or 5 feet? Which do you mean? Which one? -Oh uhh —— just an amount of distance.

  • Oh, any amount of —— um... half a millimeter.

  • [laughs]

  • -Country. -Uh... Ukraine.

  • -Um... Animal. -Badger.

  • Famous movie quote.

  • -"This town needs an enema." Jack Nicholson in Batman. -Batman, yes.

  • -This... another body part. -Another body part?

  • This is getting tough. Uh... little toe.

  • Little toe... That was the name of my band in college.

  • -Your handwriting is worse than mine. -Nah, this is good. -Okay, yeah, that's fine.

  • -Children's song. -Uh, Baa Baa Black Sheep.

  • Alright, Baa Baa Black Sheep.

  • Any... any reason why?

  • I have a small child I sing things like Baa Baa Black Sheep to.

  • -Adjective. -Uh... Mind-bending.

  • Um... Very interesting gentleman.

  • Well, we've pulled out our words.

  • That's our whole game right there.

  • Thank you so much for... No-no, no, now it is time to perform the scene.

  • -Let's go. -Let's do it. -Okay.

  • Hello, I'm detective Rory, and you are?

  • Mrs. Tate.

  • You're here today under suspicion of second-degree robbery.

  • Crumbs!

  • That's right, 4229 eggs were stolen from Macy's.

  • And the crime scene has your butt written all over it.

  • That is flibbitty gibbitt!

  • Where were you on the night of Hanukkah?

  • We're watching the Superman.

  • Then why's the security camera footage show you gyrating

  • just half a millimeter away from the crime scene?

  • Alright, I'm through with playing games.

  • Where're you from?

  • Ukraine.

  • Yeah, just as I suspected.

  • You know that one of the best parts about being a detective is that

  • I get to lock up criminals like you.

  • And go home to my children and my pet badger.

  • And say, "This town needs an enema." Yeah.

  • Fine, I did this.

  • I committed the robbery.

  • But I only did it because I needed the money to buy myself little toe implants.

  • I knew it all along.

  • I knew it all along every time I solve a crime,

  • I like to sing my favorite song.

  • Baa! Baa! Black sheep! Have you any wool?

  • Yes, sir! Yes, sir! Three bags full!

  • You have a mind-bending voice!

  • I love you! And scene!

  • That's all for Mad Lib Theater

*Mad Lib Theater*

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