The guys on the Satellite of Love riff on two shorts: Posture Pals (1952) about an elementary school posture contest and Appreciating Your Parents (1950) about a young boy discovering how to help around the house. Then the crew watches a mad scientist acquire subjects for his nefarious experiments in The Unearthly (1957). Joel and the Bots explore the many faces of Tor Johnson and create a board game based on The Unearthly. Written by
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In the opening segment, when the bots are filming the "spontaneous home video", Kevin Murphy (who operates Tom Servo) is quite visible while Joel is speaking to the audience. See more
[after Joel gives a horrible invention exchange. TV's Frank is crying in the background
I think you die, Joel! Heh-heh-heh... Well, your experiment this week is going to be hard to keep down. It's called The Unearthly and it stars John Carradine and Tor Johnson, plus two stinky shorts.
Frank, shut up!
[Frank cries louder in defiance
References Quest for Fire