iMayberry Community

...the Fun Girls episode with Gomer and Goober. 

This one really has it all. It starts with  Andy and Barney  sorting out some clutter and Barn talks about learning to sew and crochet from watching his mother.  Next Thelma Lou and Helen come by on their way to the Cary Grant movie, just as sweet and pleasant as can be (Helen isn't mad!), then Gomer and Goober doing his Cary Grant imitation. Soon after they leave, it's Daphne and Skippy as hilarious and maddening as ever.

All that in the first few minutes.  From then on it's truly classic "situation" comedy, with the guys being spotted taking the fun girls home, the angry girlfriends the next morning, the fun girls showing up at Andy's house and scandalizing Aunt Bee. The scene at the dance has the whole episode cast plus Mr. Shwump.  The dance  ends with Barney's heart warming, and loud, declaration of love.

This one just popped up at 6AM on the Sundance channel and it was like seeing it for the first time so I really appreciated it.  How could anyone doubt that TAGs was the best show ever?

What have you just watched?

Views: 72

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Yeah, that Fun Girls episode is great!  I love Goober's impersonations! Also I love when the Fun Girls stop by to meet the whole Taylor family.

I just watched "Wedding Bells For Aunt Bee".  I love that line by Fred Goss "No, sir! Gravy is no joke!" Also, I love how he always stresses neatness, as he spews cigarette ashes all over everything. "Always pays to look your best!" This is just a goofy, quirky episode. 

I love that one for the little talk Aunt Bee, Opie and Andy have on the porch. "The rule is, no marrying off, unless it's of an absolutely overwhelming nature." 

Aunt Bee cries with relief that she doesn't have to marry Fred -- as we all would.

Ole Fred must not be so bad--Clara snapped him up in a heartbeat!!  :)

It's that discount on dry cleaning.  That's a perk you can't just walk away from without some serious though.

I just watched “The Church Organ” from Season 6. Funny to see cast members from the B/W episodes re-cast in the color seasons.  This one features Mr. Hendricks, the Butter and Egg man” as the owner of the organ. 

I am coming to realize that Clara had a lot of power in this show. Whatever she suggested to Bee was taken very seriously. And she got her church organ, as opposed to the pool table. And ultimately Clara ended up with the visiting professor. And that grief she gave to Aunt Bee about the wig - that was just to set the stage for her swooping in wearing her own wig to join up with the visiting pastor!

Not to mention Clara got Barney and Andy to eat dozens of jars of kerosene pickles.

Very powerful, indeed!

She also became Opie’s rock group’s groovy manager and treasurer.  You go, Clara!

RSS

Members

Birthdays

Birthdays Today

Birthdays Tomorrow

Latest Activity

Thelscuz replied to Luther Heggs's discussion Malcolm Merriweather's Bubble and Squeak
"Mrs. M...speaking of comfort food:  My husband's aunt used to call whatever she made out…"
9 minutes ago
Thelscuz replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"3 = "bitter""
20 minutes ago
Shorty Cox replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"Gosh, am I the only member working on this?   Mayor Pike,  I need a hint for 3. 5. &…"
12 hours ago
Shorty Cox replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"Auhhh,,,I got 20, 2, & 1.   I think!!!"
23 hours ago
Shorty Cox replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"GOT THEM ALL  EXCEPT; 1.  2. 3. 5. 18 & 20   "
yesterday
Shorty Cox replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"4.  MIRROR 7.  MEAT"
yesterday
Dr. Pendyke replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"17 across=tears"
yesterday
Dr. Pendyke replied to Luther Heggs's discussion Malcolm Merriweather's Bubble and Squeak
"Okay. I thought it was called bubble and squeak for a another reason."
yesterday
Bernie Fife replied to Mayor Pike's discussion Fun With Lines Crossword
"16 across....loon"
yesterday
Mayor Pike replied to Luther Heggs's discussion Malcolm Merriweather's Bubble and Squeak
"This worked well in the Taylor household - Aunt Bee loved making pot roast and at times had…"
yesterday
Mayor Pike posted a discussion

Fun With Lines Crossword

In this unique crosssword, ALL the answers are found in the…See More
yesterday
Bernie Fife replied to Luther Heggs's discussion Malcolm Merriweather's Bubble and Squeak
"Yesterday’s Jeopardy had a category headed __________&_________.  The $2000…"
yesterday

© 2018   Created by Allan "Floyd" Newsome.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service