Karl isn't overly excited by his next trip, it to drive along Route 66, as he believes its general public mystique may be something manufactured by excitable Americans. He will drive the route west to east, starting in Santa Monica, California, but not in the type of convertible he was hoping. His first arranged stop he doesn't think will be a memorable one, but it ends up being memorable as what he considers one of the most embarrassing situations ever in his life. Two of the next three stops will show Karl that many man-made curiosities have popped up along the route. Those somewhat benign stops sandwich what ends up being an uncomfortable one, where, in a traditional hippie section of the route, he participates in cuddle therapy. Next, in a section of the route where the gold rush occurred, he meets with a modern day prospector, who has a few explosive off-road surprises for him. He trades up his vehicle at the next stop for a truck named "Nasty Boy" by its owner. He takes a 180 ... Written by
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The caption indicates that Karl is in Mojave County, California which doesn't exist. More likely he is in Mohave County, Arizona, the home of Kingman which is mentioned in the famous song, Route 66. See more
She's going, "are you having fun now?" Eh, no I'm not. Or is it just an American thing? Do they have fun? The word fun and all, it's almost as if you're going around, "are you having some fun?" Er, no I rather not, actually. I don't want fun. It's a word I just don't use.
References The Invention of Lying
Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
Written by Sting
Performed in the Glee
(2009)-inspired high school stage musical See more