4/6/09

Easter Eggs in Television Credits

Every week I've been noticing that after The Big Bang Theory, there's some kind of long written title card after the credits. Apparently, this is something that Chuck Lorre does with all the shows he's created every week. You can find an archive of the ones he's written for BBT here...

http://www.chucklorre.com/index-bbt.php

It reminds me of the way that there used to be a joke in the credits of every episode of Animaniacs and Tiny Toons. They were small, but I waited for them every day. Sometimes it would say, "Back Hoe Operator" or other such nonsense. I like little touches like that, reminds me that succesful creators of media are, in fact, humans. Except for Seth McFarlane. (I kid, I kid!) Here's one that credits a hamster trainer at the 0:24 mark...

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