to think the Scooby Doo gang would have realised that every ghost and creature they meet is actually the caretaker in a mask?

(38 Posts)
kim147 Sun 06-Oct-13 09:10:45

Or some other villain who would have got away with it if it hadn't been for those pesky kids!!

Why do they always run away when they see ghosts and monsters grin

Haven't they learnt anything? Of course, it would make the stories a lot shorter.

bootsycollins Mon 07-Oct-13 08:08:18

Aaaah fond memories of Zombie Island "why Miss Lenoir", sadly I can still recite full songs from that film grin. Scrappy Doo was a little shit but I love Scooby Dumb (Scoobys dumb ass country bumpkin cousin).

It's amazing what lengths these creepy caretakers go to, there seems to be an endless supply of holograms and elaborate spy ware hmm

scrappydappydoo Mon 07-Oct-13 08:05:11

Feels victimised sad

NynaevesSister Mon 07-Oct-13 08:00:28

Loved Velma. Loves Scooby Do as a kid and loved watching again with son. Except for the very newest series where Velma spends all her time trying to get Shaggy to go out with her. WTF! That is NOT Velma.

But the best thing about Scooby Do? It taught us all that the real monsters are always human beings.

StanleyLambchop Mon 07-Oct-13 07:50:41

They always say to watch out for the quiet ones...

Velma is not quiet though is she? She always has a lot to say for herself, especially at the end when she smugly explains how she knew all along who the ghost was!

Fakebook Sun 06-Oct-13 22:56:01

Dd has a scooby movie called zombie island or something and the zombies and ghosts in it are real. She also has scooby doo and the samurai sword that has a real monster in it called the black samurai or something.

Sometimes the ghosties are real.

fancyanother Sun 06-Oct-13 22:54:34

I think that about Noddy Its always the f*******@@!!!!!! Goblins! Just lock them up and throw away the key!

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TeamEdward Sun 06-Oct-13 22:39:53

It freaks me out a bit that in the more recent episodes, Fred & Dapne are coupled up, and now so are Velma and Shaggy.
Except Velma keeps having to ask Shaggy to choose between her and the dog. <boak>

MardyBra Sun 06-Oct-13 22:29:03

Fortunately Scrappy is after my time. There are benefits to being old.

kim147 Sun 06-Oct-13 17:21:01

So in Zombie Island, did they try to pull the face mask off at the end? That would have been messy.

TiggyD Sun 06-Oct-13 17:16:30

Scooby snacks surely have to be uppers of some kind. Scooby is much perkier afterwards.
Shaggy is a stoner.
Fred is gay.
Velma is a lesbian.
Daphne is...not sure about Daphne.
Scrappy is a mistake. Mr Hanna or Barbera has apologised for him in the past.

They always say to watch out for the quiet ones...

MardyBra Sun 06-Oct-13 17:08:49

Ha ha. I'm a bit of a Velma lookalike - so there's hope for me yet. Although I don't normally go in for an orange turtleneck. I bet she's filthy in the sack.

There was a witch one where the witches were real too, I think.

I was shocked when I watched Zombie Island. grin

As a younger man it would've been Daphne, but now with age comes wisdom and I know that Velma would be worth sneaking off with wink

MardyBra Sun 06-Oct-13 17:03:14

Velma rocks. I've always thought that Fred and Daphne are drips.

MardyBra Sun 06-Oct-13 17:02:40

"it's less that Scooby and shaggy are together, but more that Fred and the girls are together. Nudge nudge wink wink."

I think you're projecting your own desires onto the thread tbh Beardy

drudgewithagrudge Sun 06-Oct-13 13:20:03

I have heard a rumour that Velma is gay.

CokeFan Sun 06-Oct-13 11:13:11

They're not always fake baddies though. There's Scooby Doo on Zombie Island where the monsters are real. Think that's the only one though and it was a straight-to-video film in 1998

VestaCurry Sun 06-Oct-13 11:01:44

It's such a pile of shit.

Or maybe they just sat in the van, tripping on acid, imagining the ghost happenings and what we are seeing is their recurring nightmare?
Or not grin

BiscuitsAreMyDownfall Sun 06-Oct-13 10:20:21

so just talking to DH about this and of course he knew that Shaggy was always high. Apparently Scooby Snax are pot cakes. I did not know that.

It all makes sense.

It is something I often wonder Kim why they just haven't realised its always the caretaker who just wants the money for himself.

FarelyKnuts Sun 06-Oct-13 10:20:18

Being stoned off their gourds means its quite likely they were constantly hallucinating and there were no ghosts. Poor caretaker just doing his job and these stoner kids keep freaking out every time they saw him grin

Mardy it's less that Scooby and shaggy are together, but more that Fred and the girls are together. Nudge nudge wink wink.

Latara Sun 06-Oct-13 10:14:23

I used to watch it as a kid and wished that just once the ghost could be a real ghost!

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