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There's nothing better than something trying to be serious that is so dumb you have to laugh in its face. Take Law & Order: SVU. The folks at Videogum found a hilarious clip from a recent show about an exotic animal smuggling ring that smuggles gibbons into the country in order to make chopsticks out of them. (For all you doubters out there, they say, "For realz.") Besides the incredibly bad acting (or maybe good acting — it must've been hard to keep a straight face), the second-best moment comes when the dude figures out that the gibbon is inside the basketball, and is forced to say: "The monkey is in the basketball." To which his partner replies, "I'm on it." The best moment? When the gibbon emerges from the basketball and gives its rescuer a hug. Watch and be amazed. (I've said it before, and I'll say it again: Maybe I have a chance as a screenwriter after all.)

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lildredre lildredre 8 years
lol i love how the baskebtall opens up like that....monkey hug, awwwww lol
Foofie Foofie 8 years
Hahaha And this is why Mariska (Sp) wins emmy's!!! I absolutely love the monkey hug..It's brilliant Awweess :) And SVU is a really good show, generally all the episodes are pretty serious. I suppose they need to have a joke once in awhile.
amybdk amybdk 8 years
That was pure genius! Love it SO.MUCH.
anaisethenry anaisethenry 8 years
awww... the hug! :ROTFL: Although I like watching the show, I must admit it's mind numbing...
oh-cecilia-baby oh-cecilia-baby 8 years
Francoisehardly Francoisehardly 8 years
And Pushing Daisies gets cancelled? No wonder I hate television.
Seitan Seitan 8 years
SVU is my favorite show. =( I have not seen this episode tho.
ang1885 ang1885 8 years
Awww...poor gibbon.
jmichelle jmichelle 8 years
I saw this episode... the beginning was pretty good. But I did chuckle a bit at this part, the "monkey hug" was a bit overkill.
jmichelle jmichelle 8 years
I saw this episode... the beginning was pretty good.But I did chuckle a bit at this part, the "monkey hug" was a bit overkill.
GiggleSugar GiggleSugar 8 years
I believe so, se7. As are all who watch this show in earnest.
se7a7n7 se7a7n7 8 years
Wait, so the Gibbon is the special victim?
se7a7n7 se7a7n7 8 years
HAHAHAHA!!! The last 5 seconds are the best!
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