I’m sure you’ve heard about James Meyers. He’s the one who was arrested recently for purportedly not returning a VHS tape of Freddy Got Fingered that he rented back in 2001. The warrant for the charge, which apparently only carries a $200 fine, was still active despite the fact that the video store has since closed. This immediately made me think of the bit from Family Guy where Lois makes some comment about needing to return tapes to Blockbusters right before a cutaway where she tosses the tapes in a crater.
Normally I’d provide a link to a clip of that here. However, I couldn’t find one. I couldn’t seem to find a mention of that happening in Family Guy. Maybe I’m remembering it wrong. Maybe it was another show entirely. Anyway, let’s look instead at what might be only of the best clips (in my view, some people didn’t seem to like any clips at all and I wasn’t a huge fan of the movie overall though I did find it funny for the most part) from Freddy got Fingered: