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Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Tigertrack » Mon Jul 06, 2009 9:01 pm

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CBS TV- Here's the video of Optimus Prime saying THE LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN's Top Ten from last night's show...

'The Late Show With David Letterman' airs weekdays at 11:30 on PM (Eastern/Pacific) on CBS.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdNv1Fo6 ... r_embedded

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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Rodimus Prime » Mon Jul 06, 2009 9:07 pm

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Is this tonight?
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Tigertrack » Mon Jul 06, 2009 9:36 pm

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Rodimus Prime wrote:Is this tonight?


Yes, dammit, I did a bad header...
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Rodimus Prime » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:09 pm

Motto: "Individual freedom above all else."
Top Ten Things That Sound Cool When Said By A Giant Robot (Optimus Prime):

10. Jergens Lotion leaves my hand silky smooth
9. Do you have these Khakis in size 114?
8. My perfect night is a pint of Haagen-Dazs and season 3 of Sex and the City
7. Man do I love these 'taters!
6. It was so hot in Central Park today, I saw a squirrel putting sunblock on his nuts
5. You seemed little pitchy (picky?), dawg
4. Brody Jenner had added you as a friend on Facebook
3. Live from New York it's Saturday Night!
2. My parents wanted me to be a rabbi
1. All the slammin's shorties in da hosue say YEAH!

They did a real good Prime animation. When it was over Dave said "Good luck getting a cab!"
Apparently he doesn't get the concept behind Transformers.
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Bed Bugs » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:13 pm

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Anyone else think #2 was a Family Guy reference?

I'm thinking it's more than coincidental.
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Rodimus Prime » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:15 pm

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Fender Bender wrote:Anyone else think #2 was a Family Guy reference?

I'm thinking it's more than coincidental.


I immediately thought of that as well. But it's alright.

"Optimus Prime? You're a Jew???"

But Family Guy has a few good TF references, one with Soundwave, also one with Megatron, and don't forget, Crippletron!
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby UltraPrimal » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:18 pm

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Rodimus Prime wrote:Top Ten Things That Sound Cool When Said By A Giant Robot (Optimus Prime):

10. Jergens Lotion leaves my hand silky smooth
9. Do you have these Khakis in size 114?
8. My perfect night is a pint of Haagen-Dazs and season 3 of Sex and the City
7. Man do I love these 'taters!
6. It was so hot in Central Park today, I saw a squirrel putting sunblock on his nuts
5. You seemed little pitchy (picky?), dawg
4. Brody Jenner had added you as a friend on Facebook
3. Live from New York it's Saturday Night!
2. My parents wanted me to be a rabbi
1. All the slammin's shorties in da hosue say YEAH!

They did a real good Prime animation. When it was over Dave said "Good luck getting a cab!"
Apparently he doesn't get the concept behind Transformers.

OMG that was awesome! And they actually had Peter Cullen doing the voice!

David Letterman's such an idiot though. And I'm not just talking about that comment. I don't find him entertaining at all. :roll: The guy needs to retire already. Let someone else take over.

Oh, and that "Optimus Prime is Jewish" thing will never die now.
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Rodimus Prime » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:24 pm

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David Letterman's such an idiot though. And I'm not just talking about that comment. I don't find him entertaining at all. :roll: The guy needs to retire already. Let someone else take over.


So true. I don't think he is funny. He pauses too much to get laughs to jokes that aren't funny. All he gets is courtesy laughs and applause. He's not even a good interviewer. No wonder Leno was kicking his ass for the last 15 years.

I thought #6 should have been #1 though. That was the funniest.
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby kowntimus prime » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:27 pm

I just finished watching it and it kicked mega @$$! :APPLAUSE:
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Tigertrack » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:35 pm

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Fender Bender wrote:Anyone else think #2 was a Family Guy reference?

I'm thinking it's more than coincidental.


I thought it was intentional, perhaps the writers are fans of Family Guy?

Hayden P. looked good afterword...

But yeah, the Optimus thing was cool. Thankfully it was not the Twins. #-o
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Megatron Wolf » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:00 pm

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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Tigertrack » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:22 pm

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Megatron Wolf wrote:Damn it i missed it. Hopefully itll be on youtube in a few days.


As I was scanning youtube for it, I came across a video of David Letterman 'playing with' the transforming Prime rig blaster from the first movie. Pretty funny. PG-13 humor for sure. And it fits right in with the first movie's reference to Sam's Happy Time. :grin:
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby what0080 » Tue Jul 07, 2009 12:10 am

On CBS' front page they have 10-8 as a preview. The whole thing will probably be put up tomorrow...
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby T-Macksimus » Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:10 am

It just aired on the "Left" Coast and yeah, #6 should have been #1. And I don't think that was a mod job on the voice. That had to be all Cullen. I can see Dave swinging that.
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby MantaScorp » Tue Jul 07, 2009 6:29 am

I'm sure it'll be on youtube later, but for now, I found it here:

http://www.joost.com/0941r8qu/t/Letterm ... d=0941r8qu

I must say that Dave doesn't really GET Transformers...
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Re: Optimus Prime To Do "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby UltraPrimal » Tue Jul 07, 2009 9:08 am

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Here's a YouTube link to it:
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pst, don't tell CBS. OK? :wink:
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Norcinu » Tue Jul 07, 2009 10:49 am

*facepalm* This is terrible, I actually felt appalled listening to this. Then reading everyone's comments.

Well... he sounded cool saying #1... kinda... *cries*
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Phenotype » Tue Jul 07, 2009 11:23 am

Wow, that wasn't funny at all. I never liked Letterman's Top 10 lists.
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby Rodimus Prime » Tue Jul 07, 2009 11:32 am

Motto: "Individual freedom above all else."
Phenotype wrote:Wow, that wasn't funny at all. I never liked Letterman's Top 10 lists.


Much like his jokes and monologue, about 10% of them are funny.
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby bumble_bee_68 » Tue Jul 07, 2009 11:51 am

I just watched the YouTube clip and was'nt too impressed -
BUT it was cool to see that they made an effort, and yeah it was
definitely Cullen's voice - overall, not a bad effort, but Dave
needs to retire or get new writers - and I also agree, #6 shoulda been #1!
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby YRQRM0 » Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:04 pm

Not the funniest, but that was pretty awesome. Doesn't it take hours for one frame of animation? I'm suprised they animated all that for just the late show lol. Still awesome seeing Prime in motion anyways.
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby MagnaBlade » Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:07 pm

The animation looks great. Anyone know if they got ILM to do that for them?
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Re: Optimus Prime Reads "The Late Show" Top Ten List

Postby autobot commander » Tue Jul 07, 2009 2:29 pm

Somethings seems werid to me about the way prime was animated. Looks unreal to me
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