[RPT/73.8]You Can't Win 'Em All": In this Mar 16 1973 episode Cindy and Bobby take the audition test for "Question the Kids", but when Cindy is chosen to appear, will it go to her head? Alex Trebek guest-stars as himself, and Johnny Gilbert announces.[RPT/1291.2]"Tip It or Dip It": In this Mar 28 2011 episode, Manny and Marcus compete on the titular GS, but will Manny's attempt to cheat cost him and his partner? [OB/1097.2] ELLEN"Gladiators": In this Mar 01 1995 episode, Ellen and Adam try out for "American Gladiators"; Mike Adame, Lori "Ice" Fetrick, Dan "Nitro" Clark, and Lee "Hawk" Reherman guest-star.
(The production team has confessed that the gag was added because the episode ran short.) However, some feel that, once the audience recognizes the trope again, the gag permanently loses its entertainment value and the viewer is left waiting for it to end and some other humor to begin ("Oh, it's another one of these; how utterly hilarious..."). "What, you think the Devil lives in some sort of condo down in Florida? See, see, the thing about people like you is that you think that the Devil lives in some sort of houseboat, just drinkin' daiquiris, and listenin' to Jimmy Buffet.
She related to me how her husband had just taken her to see a certain comedian (whose reputation is pure filth).
She admitted that she sat there blushing, squirming, wincing and cringing at the nonstop profanity and sexual themes but didn’t realize what she was getting into when her husband first invited her.
[RPT/875.1]"A Little Knowledge": In this Apr 30 1997 episode, T. decides to try and help solve the family's money problems by becoming a contestant on "Knowledge College"; John O'Hurley guest stars as host Hugh *Randy West* announces!
[RPT/808.2]X-PLAYTwo characters of the "Samurai Showdown V" video game take part in a short GS spoof during this 5-minute piece from 2006.