(1989– )


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One to Grow On (1982) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

3rd Rock from the Sun: Dick Like Me (1996) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Dick as a "commercial glorifying learning"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Time Travelers (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Crow

Spoofed in 

Family Guy: The Son Also Draws (1999) (TV Episode)
Characters at the end talk about things and then give definitions, etc on them and "The More You Know" pops on screen whilst the background goes black whilst they do it.
Scrubs: My Fallen Idol (2006) (TV Episode)
J.D. performs a public service announcement about smothering kids.
I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)
Spoofed in Brianna's "Things to Know" anti-smoking public service announcement
Saturday Night Live: Steve Carell/Usher (2008) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the CPR training segment
Saturday Night Live: Emma Stone/Kings of Leon (2010) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in a Weekend Update segment
The Ricky Gervais Show: Onion (2011) (TV Episode)
Spoofed with a Chameleon
Mad: X-Games: First Class/Criminal Minecraft (2011) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "And Now You Know"
Portlandia: Squiggleman (2013) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as "The More You Nerd"
Lucas Bros Moving Co: Big Head Mike (2014) (TV Episode)
Phrase used with star and rainbow near the end of the episode.
Saturday Night Live: Louis C.K./Sam Smith (2014) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "It's Better to Know" digital short

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