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:'' Cobra broadcasts a telethon in order to sponsor its criminal endeavors.''
   
|BriefSynopsis= Cobra broadcasts a telethon in order to sponsor its criminal endeavors.
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==Plot==
   
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===Appearances===
 
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===Featured Characters===
 
===Featured Characters===
 
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|MemorableQuotes1="Keep the phones busy, darlings!"
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==Memorable quotes==
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"Keep the phones busy, darlings!"<br>
 
:--The '''Baroness''', all decked out in a slinky evening dress, hoping the public can keep Cobra's operations afloat with the donations.
 
:--The '''Baroness''', all decked out in a slinky evening dress, hoping the public can keep Cobra's operations afloat with the donations.
   
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==Notes==
|Errors1=
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===Continuity errors===
 
*The '''entire''' Cobra high command is at the telethon, save for Serpentor. Why would Serpentor allow all his lieutenants to congregate in one spot? A well-placed G.I. Joe attack could capture or kill all of them in one fell swoop!
 
*The '''entire''' Cobra high command is at the telethon, save for Serpentor. Why would Serpentor allow all his lieutenants to congregate in one spot? A well-placed G.I. Joe attack could capture or kill all of them in one fell swoop!
**Because he doesn't like/trust any of them.
 
 
*Cobra leaves '''a single B.A.T.''' to guard their computer virus at Anasazi, an appalling lack of security for such an important location.
 
*Cobra leaves '''a single B.A.T.''' to guard their computer virus at Anasazi, an appalling lack of security for such an important location.
 
*Not only that, there's no computer tech or IT guy around in case something goes wrong.
 
*Not only that, there's no computer tech or IT guy around in case something goes wrong.
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*Cobra Commander does not have a speaking role and is seen without a black glove.
 
*Cobra Commander does not have a speaking role and is seen without a black glove.
 
*How does the Contribution Counter keep going up when there's '''nobody''' manning the phones?
 
*How does the Contribution Counter keep going up when there's '''nobody''' manning the phones?
**It could have used limited automation.
 
**It may have been adding the money that was donated, but not yet recorded in Cobra's bank account.
 
   
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===Miscellaneous trivia===
 
*The computer virus is later used in "[[Joe's Night Out]]".
 
*The computer virus is later used in "[[Joe's Night Out]]".
 
*The Baroness's use of the word "darlings!" is a reference to the cliche/parody of the upper class.
 
*The Baroness's use of the word "darlings!" is a reference to the cliche/parody of the upper class.
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*Destro also mans the phone lines and comments on the tackiness of the marathon.
 
*Destro also mans the phone lines and comments on the tackiness of the marathon.
   
|RealWorldRefs1=*The ''Anasazi'' or Ancient Pueblo Peoples were a Native American culture in what is now the Southwestern United States.
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===Real-world refernces==
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*The ''Anasazi'' or Ancient Pueblo Peoples were a Native American culture in what is now the Southwestern United States.
 
*Mainframe mentions that Cobra's computer was located inside Cloud City, which is the same name used for Lando Calrissian's city in ''The Empire Strikes Back''.
 
*Mainframe mentions that Cobra's computer was located inside Cloud City, which is the same name used for Lando Calrissian's city in ''The Empire Strikes Back''.
   
|Footnotes=*Coming soon
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{{Reflist}}
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[[Category: Sunbow episodes]]
 
[[Category: Sunbow episodes]]

Latest revision as of 18:37, May 10, 2020


Cobra broadcasts a telethon in order to sponsor its criminal endeavors.

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AppearancesEdit

Featured CharactersEdit

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Memorable quotesEdit

"Keep the phones busy, darlings!"

--The Baroness, all decked out in a slinky evening dress, hoping the public can keep Cobra's operations afloat with the donations.

NotesEdit

Continuity errorsEdit

  • The entire Cobra high command is at the telethon, save for Serpentor. Why would Serpentor allow all his lieutenants to congregate in one spot? A well-placed G.I. Joe attack could capture or kill all of them in one fell swoop!
  • Cobra leaves a single B.A.T. to guard their computer virus at Anasazi, an appalling lack of security for such an important location.
  • Not only that, there's no computer tech or IT guy around in case something goes wrong.
  • Low-Light shoots part of a building on the Dreadnoks such that they should be very flat and very dead yet they walk away from it seemingly unscathed.
  • Cobra Commander does not have a speaking role and is seen without a black glove.
  • How does the Contribution Counter keep going up when there's nobody manning the phones?

Miscellaneous triviaEdit

  • The computer virus is later used in "Joe's Night Out".
  • The Baroness's use of the word "darlings!" is a reference to the cliche/parody of the upper class.
  • Lifeline, a staunch pacifist, refuses to grab Sci-Fi's rifle when he offers it to save him from a pool of piranha. In other words, Lifeline would prefer a gory and painful death to grabbing a rifle being used as a stick!
  • It should be noted that all the Cobras dress up in tuxedos for the telethon, including Dr. Mindbender in a tuxedo complete with his cape!
  • After seeing the Baroness all decked out in a low-cut evening gown with thigh high slits, we can understand what Destro sees in her!
  • Befitting his decreased importance in the Cobra high command, Cobra Commander doesn't get any facetime in front of the cameras; he's stuck manning the phones!
  • Destro also mans the phone lines and comments on the tackiness of the marathon.

=Real-world referncesEdit

  • The Anasazi or Ancient Pueblo Peoples were a Native American culture in what is now the Southwestern United States.
  • Mainframe mentions that Cobra's computer was located inside Cloud City, which is the same name used for Lando Calrissian's city in The Empire Strikes Back.

FootnotesEdit

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