An American version of the popular British improvisational comedy show. Host Drew Carey, taking suggestions from the audience, assigns roles and scenarios to the comedian contestants, who must then improvise a skit on the spot. Written by
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The cast members hate the Hoe-Down with a passion (host Drew Carey
often jokingly introduced the game as, "Our favorite game in the whole wide world..."). Ryan Stiles
hates it so much that many of his songs insult Carey, the Hoe-Down itself, or both. See more
The Beatles! Rolling Stones! Barbra Streisand! Bruce Springsteen! These are just some of the people who threatened to sue if we used their songs.
Every episode beginning with Season 2 would end with the winner(s) reading out the credits in a style suggested by Drew Carey
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Referenced in Workaholics: The Slump