Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion animation is featured in sketches lampooning everything from television movies to comic books.
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Over sixty titles were considered for this show, including "Junk in the Trunk", "ADD TV", "Gold Dust Gasoline", "Toyz in the Hood", "Vegetable Fun Fest", and "S&M Presents", but all were rejected due to trademark or other legal reasons. Out of the many titles the show's creators submitted, only "Robot Chicken", the name of a local Chinese restaurant dish, was accepted. Some of the rejected names were later used as episode titles. See more
Is this gonna hurt?
Only if God hates you.
In the opening credits for the first five seasons, a mad scientist acquires a chicken's corpse and experiments on it, resurrecting it as a half-mechanical creature. The scientist then straps the robot chicken into a chair and forces it to watch television. See more
The Archie sketch in "Veggies for Sloth" was removed for the DVD release. See more
Written by H. Chappell See more