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The tolls on the Cirith Ungol are steep

035 - The tolls on the Cirith Ungol are steep

Movie Inspiration: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Yeah.  If only it were this easy.

This was another one that we came up with on our roadtrip to Virginia last month.  We spent a significant portion of our time on toll roads, which meant the “E-ZPass” signs were everywhere.  The good news is, it shouldn’t be difficult for Frodo, Gollum, and Sam (yes, I know he should be in this scene and isn’t) to get through the pass doing 35mph or less.

The ultimate traffic cop, also known as Shelob, will see to that.




Speak friend and press Enter

020 - Speak friend and press Enter

Movie Inspiration: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

This is another one where I started with the movie, and set out to find a line that I could parody.  Amusingly enough, I didn’t have to go that far into the film to find it.  The line that appears in the comic is from the beginning narration, about 5 minutes in.

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