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"Meet the Manger Babies" - immobilier-haute-garonne.info . the episode that was covered in a article about the writing process of a King of the Hill show;. "God's not coming -- He's watching the Super Bowl." The King of the Hill Quotes Page: "Meet the Manger Babies". Click here to return to the Main Quotes Page. "Meet the Manger Babies" is the twenty-fourth episode of King of the Hill. It was first aired on January 11, The episode was written by Jonathan Aibel and.
But in America, dealing with religion is always going to get somebody mad. As usual, it picks up on something from real life, the Christian puppet show, and tries to make fun of it while still showing some respect for the people who put them on and watch them. Luanne gets some hand puppets and turns them into a show for kids after church services.
The story makes a lot of fun of Luanne and her crude little puppet show, as well as her outsized belief in its importance she thinks the station scheduled her against the Super Bowl because she can beat it.
For someone in that position, messages about staying on the right path are genuinely important, no matter how corny they may be. The episode also portrays religious faith as almost interchangeable with faith in another human being, though.
This allows the episode to play out as a gentle parody of theology: The writers try to give some variety to this particular plot point with a whole bunch of devices: What is surprising in the episode comes earlier, as a little story about a girl and her puppets turns into a rather huge story about faith, one that can be read as a humanistic story, a religious story, or a spoof of religious stories.
The Manger Babies would recur a few more times throughout the series, though eventually they lost most of their religious associations. Baby Jesus was born in a manger.
For those of you who didn't hear my sermon this morning, let me remind you that spilling anything on a new carpet is a sin. Once upon a time, almost two thousands of years ago, our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ was born. And in that manger lived the cutest little animals. This is their story. He cast an evil spell on them, Freezing everyone. Just lately I bought a Nativity scene At a yard sale second-hand. They came to life and then, amen! I met the Manger Babies!
There's Obadiah the donkey -- he says "Eee-yaa! I'm the assistant manager of this theater. I sell popcorn and popcorn accessories. Meow can we ever repay you?
By never forgetting this lesson: Sneaking into the movies is wrong. As wrong as spilling juice on a new carpet. You know, Luanne really shouldn't waste this kind of talent on church.
If you want, I could show her tape to my boss at Channel He's always looking for quality children's programming and home videos of things blowing up. Well, Luanne really could use a boost right now, but I could not take advantage of our friendship like that. Oh, Peggy, honey, this is show business.
King of the Hill S2 - 12 - Meet the Manger Babies
That's what friends do. Another Super Bowl, another can of Scotchguard. It would be a whole lot simpler if you would just ask Bill not to wipe his hands on the cushions.
I've got a better idea. Me, Dale, Boomhauer and Bobby will sit here. We'll do a zone defense around the chips. But what if Bill tries scrambling around the coffee table? He doesn't have that kind of quickness, Peggy, not anymore.
King of the Hill Quotes: "Meet the Manger Babies"
As soon as I'm finished turning beer into water, I'll join you in the garage. Hey, Dad, if you're God, I guess that makes me Jesus!King of the Hill - 1317 Manger Baby Einstein - Magic Bullet
Honey, you really shouldn't say things like that. That is for Luanne to decide. He's a drunk driver who crashed his pickup truck and was sent to Hell.
And then he borrowed Satan's pickup truck without asking and trashed it, and he got kicked out of Hell, and now he roams the earth riding buses and doing evil, like he doesn't call you on your birthday or he throws beer bottles at your head! He crashed a truck? Ha ha ha ha ha!
The Super Bowl was pre-taped six months ago in the same Nevada hangar where they faked the moon landing. God's vengeful on that line, not angry.
Let's try it again. Uncle Hank, I just realized that my octopus only has six legs. Maybe if I call him a sextopus -- do you think I'll offend sensibilities?