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“That Darn Platypus”
My Gym Partner/Invaded episode
Episode no. Season 3
Episode 31
Written by  ??
Original airdate 2007-05-18
Episode chronology
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"The Eds Are Coming" "Strange Trout from Outer Space / Cheese Orbs"
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That Darn Platypus is a My Gym Partner's A Monkey episode. It is part of the Cartoon Network Invaded series. Gilbert Gottfried guest-stars as Rick Platypus. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... May 18 is the 138th day of the year (139th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... List of Ed, Edd n Eddy episodes/ List of Invaded Chapters The Eds Are Coming! is a Cartoon Network Invaded episode of Ed, Edd, n Eddy This is the first episode where someone other than the usual characters are talking (Mr. ... List of Camp Lazlo episodes/ List of Invaded Chapters Strange Trout from Outer Space / Cheese Orbs is the 44th episode of the Cartoon Network show, Camp Lazlo and the fourth chapter of the Cartoon Network Invaded mini-series. ... My Gym Partners a Monkey is an American cartoon created by Timothy and Julie McNally Cahill and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... The Cartoon Network Invaded Logo Cartoon Network Invaded was a special event that aired on Cartoon Network in the United States on May 4, 2007. ... My Gym Partners a Monkey is an American cartoon created by Timothy and Julie McNally Cahill and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... The Cartoon Network Invaded Logo Cartoon Network Invaded was a special event that aired on Cartoon Network in the United States on May 4, 2007. ... Gilbert Gottfried (born February 28, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American stand-up comedian and actor noted for his grating voice, his Brooklyn accent and his tendency to shout. ...


Summary

A new student arrives at Charles Darwin Middle school. He is a duck-billed platypus named Rick. Everyone but Adam Lyon, the one human student at the school, is convinced that Rick is a brain-juice sucking alien from outer space. This is because the other animal students have not actually ever seen a platypus. Adam ignores this and becomes friends with Rick. Later, Adam ends up being annoyed by Rick's seemingly alien-based jokes, such as drinking fruit boxes labeled 'Brain Juice' and preparing for the overlord or the mothership. Binomial name (Shaw, 1799) Platypus range (indicated by darker shading)[3] The Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) is a semi-aquatic mammal endemic to eastern Australia, including Tasmania. ...


There are indications that alien activity is afoot, such as a power outage that also affects nearby cars. A similar situation with a suspected alien invasion happened in the Twilight Zone episode, The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street. Windsor Gorilla's magazine has a headline declaring an entire cul-de-sac had been kidnapped by aliens. Accompanying the article is a picture of the three main characters from Ed, Edd n Eddy, fleeing from a glowing aura. Note, this page is about the television series and its two revivals. ... The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street is an episode of the American television anthology series The Twilight Zone. ... Ed, Edd n Eddy is a Canadian-American animated television series created by Danny Antonucci and produced by a. ...


Adam and Windsor again confront the Spiffies, who are acting like characters from Star Trek and keep saying shoom! spoofing the Star Trek sound effects. The current Star Trek franchise logo Star Trek is an American science fiction entertainment series and media franchise. ... The current Star Trek franchise logo Star Trek is an American science fiction entertainment series and media franchise. ...


In the end, it is revealed that Rick is an alien, looking for dairy products for his homeworld.


Trivia

  • Third appearance of Teddy Truman and David Coppertrout. The second and first appearances of Teddy Truman are Talking Teddy and Docu-Truama. The second and first appearances of David are Little Mermonkey and Magic Fish
  • Second appearance of Bruce Dingo. His first appearance is Basic Jake.
  • In one scene, Mr. Mandrill quotes Steve Martin when he gets a new phone book. He says, "The new phone books are here! I'm somebody now!", a quote from the film, The Jerk. Apparently, there are many people named Mandrill.
  • The Invaded game "Lighten Up" was the only game to actually based off of an event in its chapter.
  • On one part Rick goes to the AV room and on the screen it says "3 Days to Full Moon" and 3 invaded episodes later, counting this episode, on Billy and Mandy Invaded there is a full moon, this also means each episode is one day.
  • This episode makes a reference to War of the Worlds where Jake questions why none of the cars are functioning.
  • Ed, Edd and Eddy appear on the front cover of Windsor's magazine which was also the type of magazine Bloo was reading.
  • Rick turns into the alien that appears on every episode. The show soon reveals that the aliens can morph into anything.
  • Rick's alien form (but it was not Rick) was in the beginning of Camp Lazlo's invaded show.
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