Soooo…. I reread all of “Go Get a Roomie” today. Again. For like the fourth time (it’s THAT good, people). One of the many reasons I love it is the random fandom references Chloe likes to put in. Why? Because she has excellent fucking taste, that’s why!
Reference to Xena episode…
You missed some ! From what I can remember there are two references in this strip.
First we have a Lord of the Rings reference in the first panel, “Fool of a Tyke” being derived from the phrase “Fool of a Took” in the first movie, if I recall correctly.
Then the last panel has the legless knight beginning to say “I am your father”, which I think we all know where it comes from !
As many of you know, I have been fighting to get my thesis done (because of an A***hole thesis chair). The chair of my committee quit his position at my university on Friday - meaning that he abandoned me to the wolves. I have 10 weeks to finish my thesis…