Title: "Slaves to the Bean"
Episode Number: 74
Production Date: December 12th, 1994
Running Time: 29:30
In 1994, “Slaves to the Bean” was a finalist in the Hometown Video Competition, sponsored by 3M & the Alliance for Community Media.
I can't believe this thing is on the air.
It is all true. It speaks for itself, I only have one note:
I was a huge fan of J&B on the Rox when this was shot, and one of the things I had really wanted to do was be a part of a Rox segment. This day I was bussing tables at the Encore and took... [More...]
--just another conscienshuss user.
...is one word that could be used to sum up ROX #74, as the crew examine the joys and perils of coffee addiction. Whether it's mocking “Reefer Madness” with the scratchy monochrome “Java Madness” (wherein J picks up the habit after one sip, and ends up killing people for vending machine change) or... [More...]
what's with the “beeps” covering the curse words on this episode?
And oh lord, yet another bad hair day of mine preserved for all eternity.
I do love how Java Madness has its own IMDB entry now though.
Media for Slaves to the Bean:
Pix for Slaves to the Bean:
He's not exactly young or innocent, but he was a virgin -- a coffee virgin. We gave him his very first cup of joe ever. Now he's an addict.
An evil old java junkie bullies young Giuseppe into drinking his first cup of coffee.
PJ recounts his experiences drinking coffee and dropping acid.