A classic for classy college students everywhere


If you haven’t watched TAKING OFF and are planning to tonight (it’s last night at NWFF) then skip this post.

But if you can’t make it, or you just want to relive the experience, watch this clip.  I saw the film last night and – at the risk of sounding like a nostalgic stoner – couldn’t believe I had never seen references to this scene before.  People were howling in the cinema.  And the dialogue was so classic that I’m sure I’ve seen derivative gags before, but this looks like the original.  And thanks to YouTube, it just may achieve iconic status once and for all:


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