Thirty, Season Three
air date: 10/5/1996
a copy of this episode!
is the second episode with Speak,
and it contains many revelations. First, we learn that Speak is
not in fact a dog at all, but is in fact a Capybara (the largest
rodent in the world). Then, we learn that if he had muscles Arthur
would be a big jerk.
chief villain of this episode is Baron
Violent, a mix of The Punisher and The
Red Scare. His power comes from a muscle belt, though. The
Baron put the belt on 6 and beat up the Civic Minded Five, and
with the belt on 7 he managed to slow up The
Tick. Arthur manages to steal the belt, though, and when Tick
takes Speak to the vet Arthur goes on a bit of a rampage.
faces Arthur at the Bistro
Tick and Speak pose heroically
of course, Tick and Arthur come to a confrontation and eventully
Arthur realizes that the belt has corrupted him and he stomps
on it. But let's not forget what's really important here; this
episode has lots and lots of Speak!
episode features these Superheroes:
The Tick, Arthur, Carmalita,
Boy, Jungle Janet,
Four-Legged Man, and
The Carpeted Man.
episode features these Supervillains:
visits the Vet
We need a furry, moist avenger like you on the team! Come on, man; let's
bark up the right tree together!
You stuck your thumb into the Christmas pie of my brain and pulled out
the plum of my innermost dreams!
I loosed my lips and sunk the ship of my own privacy.
Bad Man! Hit Dog! With Street!
Tropical parasites, your carefree infestation ends here! Tonight, you
swim in ointments of righteous hygiene!
Of course, you're not a dog! You're a wonderful loveable rodent! And
there's nothing wrong with that! No, if that's your lifestyle choice
then we'll stand behind you all the way.
Evil is never in fashion!
Arthur, stop it! You know I'm my own comic relief!
Ok, buddy, I'm taking off the kid gloves and putting on the VERY MAD
Absolute power is a sticky wicket!
I am, the harder they fall!