The Chopper [One Offs #8]

The Chopper [One Offs #8]

Dave and Steve put on their detective badges for Brooklyn 99 Season 2, Episode 22, ‘The Chopper’. Oddly enough, they spend no time at all talking about how confusing it is that “chopper” could refer to either a motorcycle or a helicopter, but they do find delve into Dave’s weird nicknames.

Netflix tells us that, in this episode, “Holt worries Jake is being set up to fail when Wuntch green lights his dream assignment, and Terry hosts a field trip for a magnet school.”

  • ‘The Chopper’ is available on Netflix.
  • Steve makes a rookie mistake and confuses Community and 30 Rock. Specifically, this. Dave blames himself.
  • Shoutout to all the magicians in the audience.
  • Jane Seymour ≠ Angela Lansbury
  • Nobody knows what a “pre show stinger” is.
  • Dave subtly makes a book recommendation: The Eight Characters of Comedy.
  • Dave and Steve have clearly forgotten the names of the characters.
  • Steve says “tight little episode” twice — and it sounds weird both times.
  • Could Steve go one episode without referencing Frasier?
  • Every now and then, worlds collide when Steve and Dave make the same bad joke at the same time.
  • Dave refers to Andre Braugher as “just an actor” which… uh… is accurate?