Hitch-Hikers’ Guide to the Galaxy is great despite many bits that are not great

Zaphod: Kerpow! Splat! And here we are … lying dead…
Trillian: Standing.
Zaphod: Standing dead, in this, er, desolate…
Arthur: Restaurant.
Zaphod: Standing dead in this…
Arthur: Five Star!
Zaphod: …restaurant.
Ford: Bit odd, isn’t it?

Zaphod: You mean they want to arrest me over the phone? Could be, I’m a pretty dangerous dude when I’m cornered.
Ford: Oh yeah, you go to pieces so fast that people get hit by the shrapnel.

Management Consultant: Address the chair.
Ford: There isn’t a chair! There’s only a rock!
Management Consultant: Well, call it a chair.
Ford: Why not call it a rock?

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