So today, after writing that Boosh meta analysis about Vince and Howard and their relationship changing after Milky Joe,  I had it on the brain. And it was as I was on the treadmill in the middle of my workout, distracting myself by immersing myself in Uptown Funk and advanced Boosh analysis, that I realized a thing.

This is the thing: after the events of Milky Joe, Vince never comes to Howard’s rescue in the same way again. Despite the fact that this is “kind of how the show works,” despite the fact that it happened over the majority of episodes in the first two series, it doesn’t happen once afterward.

And I just 


Extremely appropriate given today’s news.

It’s such a strange feeling when something comes into your life like a movie or an artist or a band that just feels like it’s made from the same stuff you are, it immediately becomes part of how you define yourself and it’s everything you see yourself as at that point in your life and everything that you aspire to be and it’s such a bizarre sensation when you discover something and you immediately feel it fill a hole inside you that you didn’t know was there


"Look at you. You lose your panda, you lose the book deal… you’re still happy as a bean".

"It’s this poncho! I can’t believe it. It’s impossible to be unhappy in a poncho. But don’t you worry about it, Howard. I’ve got a surprise for you”.