Real Lawyer Reacts to Harvey Birdman (Bannon Custody Case)

Real Lawyer Reacts to Harvey Birdman (Bannon Custody Case)

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– Thanks to Indochino for
keeping Legal Eagle in the air and helping me look fly.
(eagle caws) (bird caws loudly)
(Benton screams) – Dr. Quest, a pleasure. – Please, call me Benton. (chuckles) And may I call you…
(typewriter keys clicking) – Mr. Birdman.
– Mr. Birdman. – Okay, is it Harvey Bird-man,
or is it Harvey Birdman? I always thought it
was Bird-man growing up like the superhero, but, upon reflection, I thought it was a play on
words like a person’s last name. It seems like they’re using both here, and I have no idea which one it is. As you can tell, bird
law is not my specialty. (bright, plucky instrumental music) Hey, Legal Eagles, it’s
time think like a lawyer. And today, I am excited to be covering Harvey
Birdman, Attorney at Law. Highly requested, and I used
to watch this all the time as a kid, so I’m really excited to see how this holds up as a practicing lawyer. This is actually going to be the first in a couple of cartoon trials
that I’m going to cover. Let me know what you think
the next one is going to be because I am really
excited about the next one; it’s one of my absolute favorites. As always, be sure to comment in the form of an objection, which I will
either sustain or overrule, and stick around until
the end of the video, where I give Harvey Birdman
a grade for legal realism. So, without further ado, let’s
dig into the first episode of Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law. (bright, jaunty instrumental music) Okay, so the setup for this episode is that the two father figures
in, I think it’s Jonny Quest, are having a dispute, and the person who is not Jonny Quest’s father is taking off with the two boys and wants paternity of the two of them, much to the chagrin of
their scientist father. – I don’t know, Benton. I guess I think of the boys as my own. (oven timer dings) – Of course you do, Race; you’re like a second father to them. – What if that’s not good enough, (swallows loudly) being a second father? – I’m afraid I don’t catch your meaning. – I want the boys, Benton, full time! I’ve raised them, and
I think it’s only fair! – Race, you’re tired. The adventure of the yeti
snow princess took a lot out of both of us. Take a couple of days. (grunts loudly) Ow, ow, ow.
(bones crack) – I’m taking the boys, Benton, and there’s not a damn
thing you can do about it! – That’s definitely assault and battery. (Benton whimpers)
– I forgot my keys. – Oh.
(keys jingle) – Potential theft of a car. – Harvey Birdman, attorney at law, dictating August 14th, 2:34 PM. Dictating…
(typewriter keys clicking) Hmm, dictating.
– Dictating, Harvey Birdman. (laughs)
(Harvey clicking tongue) (Harvey blows raspberries) Okay, so this is actually hilarious because it has a kernel of truth. Back in the day, really,
just a couple of years before I started practicing,
it was fairly common for attorneys to take dictation. So they would record their
thoughts onto some sort of reel-to-reel tape or a
little micro cassette or, if you were really fancy,
directly onto a computer. And then you would have your
legal secretary transcribe all of that, and, if they were a
really good legal secretary, then they would turn that into the basis for a pleading or a letter
to opposing counsel. And this is exactly
what it would look like, and often you would have
these large gaps in the tape where you were waiting
to think of what else to say for this particular thing. Sadly, using dictaphones
has gone out of favor, and now we just type everything ’cause most lawyers, I
think, can type faster than they can actually talk. So you really would not
save any time doing this, but this is totally
accurate to what it used to be back in the day. – It. – [Secretary] A Dr. Quest
to see you, Mr. Birdman. – Send him in. (bird caws loudly)
(Benton screams) – Dr. Quest, a pleasure. – Please, call me Benton. (chuckle) And may I call you…
(typewriter keys clicking) – Mr. Birdman.
– Mr. Birdman. – Okay, is it Harvey Bird-man,
or is it Harvey Birdman? I always thought it was
Bird-man growing up, like the superhero, but upon reflection, I thought it was a play on
words, like a person’s last name. It seems like they’re using both here, and I have no idea which one it is. As you can tell, bird
law is not my specialty. – Bye bye birdie. – What makes Mr. Bannon
believe he has any claim on your children? – Well, I hired him to
look after the boys, but, as time went on, he became
more a second father to them. I’d say I’m a good father. – Hello, Dr. Quest.
– Hey, Dad. – But maybe I should’ve made more (explosion booms)
time for the boys. (liquid bubbling in beaker)
Hmm. – The cat’s in the cradle
and the silver ball. I’ll take the case! But first, I need to speak to the boys. What are their names? – Oh, of course, their names, certainly. Well, uh, yes, um, well
there’s a blond one. Um, the blond one, whose name is… Oh dear. Come on, Benton. (boom)
(briefcase latches click) – (chuckles) Oh God. There are certain
procedures that you can do to remove custody of children away from their biological parent. It’s very, very difficult to do. But you can imagine if the father did not actually know the
names of the children, that would be probably
prima facie evidence that he should not have
custody over these children or putting them in very
dangerous situations, like playing with explosives. So (clicks tongue and laughs) yeah, they’re gonna have an
uphill battle on this one. – One minute I’m a penniless orphan stuck in a street-sweeping caste. The next, I’m on this
really cool needly plane that goes very, very fast,
drinking cold American beverages! I owe Dr. Quest very much big time. – And you? – Hey, you know, he’s my dad. (intercom beeps)
– Yes. – [Secretary] That was the ornithologist. The results were negative. – Thank you. – So this is really good. Harvey Bird-man, or
Birdman, whichever it is in this particular episode,
is doing a good job of interviewing the prospective witnesses. That would be very important
when you’re dealing with a custody suit like this, and it would be important for any trial. So you actually really
don’t see witness prep going on very often in dramas,
so good job to this cartoon for actually getting
one of the mundane parts of legal practice correctly. (doors squeak open)
(tense music) – Oh, man. – Birdman! At last, we meet again. – Yeah, I think it probably
goes without saying that, obviously, you can’t walk into court wearing a bird suit and a mask. – [Whispering Voice] Indochino. – And fun fact, wearing a mask in public is considered loitering
under New York law. – Vulturo, it was last week. – I was in Zurich last week, you nit! – Avenger, my personal digital assistant. – Um, how do you make a T again? Do you push that and then
leave it down, or do, I– – I said I’d live on to defeat you, and that happens this very day! – Get ready to feel the power
(sharp whooshes) of attorney! (birds cawing)
(laughs) (laser noises) (judge bangs weapon on desk)
– Order, order in the courtroom! – Oh my God, the power of attorney. The power of attorney!
(pulsating electronic noises) So, superpowers notwithstanding, it’s actually pretty common for attorneys in specific niches like family law to know each other very, very well. Even in big cities, there aren’t that many
well-known family law attorneys, so if you dabble in that
area with some frequency, you’re gonna get to know everyone else in the family law bar. And so it makes total
sense that Harvey Birdman knows this other person,
even if he, I think, in the background, is a
super villain as well. And also, true story,
when you pass the bar, you gain the power of attorney, which allows you to shoot electricity and energy out of your
briefcase and hands. (pulsating electronic noises)
The power of attorney! – You should not do that
in front of the judge. – Because someone is the
genetic parent of the child, does that make him one most
fit to raise said child? Ladies and gentlemen and the judge, (muttering rapidly and
incoherently) Quest family (muttering rapidly and incoherently) parents of these two adorable young boys. – Okay, so a couple of
things going on here. Obviously, the attorney
should not be that close to the jury. You can’t enter the
well without permission, or the bailiff will tackle you, especially in a court surrounded by super villains and superheroes. Other than that, though, (chuckles) I will say that sometimes,
the attorneys’ accents can make it very, very
difficult to understand them. And I will say that when I was practicing in a very, very rural part of Virginia, there were times when
I could not understand what the opposing attorney was saying. So sometimes that happens, and
the attorney might not know that he or she is losing the jury because what he or she is saying is totally incomprehensible. That definitely happens. – State your first name, your
last name, and occupation. – Lizard Man, Lizard Man, and Lizard Man. – (mutters incoherently) witness. – Uh, sure. From what I saw during
Mystery of the Lizard Men. It’s Mystery Lizard Men, right? (suits squeaking) Right. Yeah, from what I saw, it was Mr. Bannon who was with the children the most. – Thank you. – Hey, good going, Bill. (men clapping)
– Nice job, Bill. – Next witness. – Now would you mind telling us in your opinion who the best parent is? – Sure, Quest was there physically. – Ah, but it was clear to me that Bannon was the primary caregiver. – Best parent? – Bannon! – (mutters incoherently) – Bannon. – Now normally, this kind of parade of ridiculous witnesses is
totally, totally illegitimate. See, for example, the Seinfeld trial, where they just bring in character witness after character witness;
totally ridiculous. – [Man] He was a communist. – No. – She exposed her nipple. – Mm-mm. But here, these witnesses actually are not testifying to the character per se but to the parenting ability
of the two adults in question. I think all this testimony
probably would come in and is probative, in other words relevant, to the crucial question
of whether the children are in danger and whether custody should be given over to the other person. So there should be some
cross examination going on. Harvey Birdman should be up and
cross examining these people but, all in all, the regular
testimony’s pretty good. (siren beeping in distance) – Boy, that went well today. I’d say a celebration’s in order. – Scotch, scotch, scotch, scotch. – Stan, they’re 11. – Right. (plunk, plunk) – Okay, of course it’s
ridiculous to have the children in a bar, although that
does feed into the idea that their father is not a good caretaker. I will say that after a day of trial, the place you are most likely
to find a lawyer is at a bar, probably the one that’s
closest to the courthouse. Yeah. (laughs) – You’re up, Mr. Buttermilk. – I’d like to call to the
stand Dr. Benton Quest. (people murmuring) Dr. Quest, tell us a little
about your relationship with– – Well– – Way too close, way too
close to the witness. – Race and I met one night. – With your boys. – Oh, (laughs) right. I treasure them. I love them dearly. (hums) – (chuckles) That’s technically improper. You’re not allowed to
lead the witness that way, and it’s really damning for his case. – And when I’m not working on my projects, like a way of accelerating particles to subsonic speed using
just magnets, for instance, – Thank you, Dr. Quest.
– to create aberrent waveforms constant rate,
– Nothing further! – resulting in the sum which
surprisingly equals the mass of the atom.
(Harvey clearing throat) And separating them by
weight, we should see (harp plays)
(dove wings flap) magic!
(laughs) – Sometimes, it is so
hard to control a witness, and they think they’re doing a good job, or they just get lost in whatever point that they’re trying to make, whether it’s good for the trial or not. (sighs) Yeah, I feel
for Harvey Birdman here. It’s hard to control a witness sometimes. – Mr. Vulturo, your witness. – (mutters incoherently) spend
enough time with your boys? – Why, yes, I think I have. – (mutters incoherently) doing what? – Things that a father does with his sons. – (mutters incoherently) would include? – Well– – Hmm, would you mind telling me if Jonny and Hadji know
how to play baseball? – Why, uh, I’m not sure. – So here you might think that the policy of never asking a question
of cross examination that you don’t already know
the answer to is sacrosanct. But this is actually a good example of when you should deviate from that rule because there’s really no answer that Dr. Quest can give
here that will be good. Obviously, the attorney
knows that this guy doesn’t know his children very well, and if he answers the
question correctly, well, that he knows whether his children know how to play baseball or not, well, he can just move on to the next question without really any damage being done. However, if the doctor
fails to answer the question in the way that he is
clearly failing to do here, then he will have played into the hands, and that testimony will be
devastating to Dr. Quest’s case. So this is actually a good
example of asking a question that you might not
necessarily know the answer to ahead of time, but it
can lead to some really, really good and damning testimony. – Look, I don’t know why basesball means so much to everyone. There’s important work to be done to make things more decent! – More decent than baseball? Dun dun dun! – (chuckles) That would be argumentative. – [Vulturo] How long
have you known the boys? – Why, four years,
almost half their lives. – And how would you describe
your relationship with them? – I’m their bodyguard and tutor. – This would also be improper
because this attorney has already called all of his witnesses and then turned it over to the Quests, presumably the respondent
or the defendant. So you don’t then get
to call new witnesses. You’d be allowed to
call rebuttal witnesses, but this is your main witness, so he’s not a rebuttal witness. So the order of the
witnesses is totally wrong. But you see this in a lot of legal shows where they call witnesses out of order to make it more dramatic. Harvey Birdman is no exception. – This doesn’t seem like Race. – Hmm? – [Vulturo] Well, what
do the boys mean to you? – [Race] They mean, they
mean everything to me. – Excuse me.
– I’ve taught them how to drive a hover boat, – Shh.
– how to tie a tourniquet, but they’ve taught me so much more. They’ve taught me to care, (poignant music)
to nurture, and I don’t see why a simple thing like biology should get in the way of what I know in my heart to be true. – Thank you. Your witness. – That was really good direct testimony and really good open-ended questions from the lawyer, eliciting
a great narrative and some great sound
bytes from the witness. So great job with direct examination. – Bootylicious! – Yes, your Honor? – Your witness. – Yes, your Honor. Mr. Bannon, how long
have you known the boys? – Why, four years, almost half their– – Fascinating. Tell me, Mr. Bannon, what do
you have to say about this? Sorry. – Yeah, you’re not allowed in the well. – Hm, let’s see. No, I tried that one already. What do you have to say about this? (electric zap)
(cries out) (sizzle) – Order, order!
(weapon bangs against desk) Mr. Birdman, you better
have a damn good explanation for this.
– I do, your Honor. A few months ago, during the Adventure of the
Sunken Safe Deposit Box, Race mysteriously became left handed, and his shoes suddenly had laces when, up till then, they’d always been slip-ons. See, the bartender that gave Race a drugged
frozen lime daiquiri during the House of Tasteful Men was the same man who, Judge,
later dinged your Lexus and drove off without exchanging
insurance information. This man created a robot Race Bannon and programmed it to get the boys. And that man, your Honor, is in this very courtroom. – Okay, putting aside the theatrics of a robot taking the
stand, that information should have come out in discovery
and not in trial itself. So if Harvey Birdman was a good lawyer, he would’ve discovered all
of this information months ahead of the trial itself;
that’s what litigation is for. – Stenographer, read
back what I just said. – [Stenographer] Yes, um,
something about a Lexus and slip-on shoes and… – And that is totally accurate, that he could ask the stenographer, the court reporter, to read back part of the transcript in those
particular circumstances. That’s really funny. – Oh, drat! This confounded machine
doesn’t make any sense! – Doctor, Doctor– – Zin. – Why was Dr. Zin the
stenographer, though? – Quickly to the Vulturecraft! – If the lawyer was complicit with the super villain’s attempts
to get custody of the boys and suborned perjury and this false witness, that guy could get disbarred. God, it’s so good! I love Harvey Birdman. I hope you guys like this ’cause I’d love to do another episode of this. (bright, jaunty instrumental music) It is time to give Harvey
Birdman, Attorney at Law a grade for legal realism. (gavel bangs repeatedly) So on the one hand, you have
some pretty good trial tactics: good direct examination, reasonable cross examination tactics, and some testimony that
was actually relevant to the question at hand, which you actually don’t
see all that often. On the other hand, you have
an abbreviated time frame that is totally unrealistic,
you’ve got superheroes and superpowers going
off in the courtroom, and some totally ridiculous
nonsense with some robots and testimony. But all in all, I have to say this is one of the more accurate cartoons
when you give it a discount for trying to be a
comedy and a kid’s show. So I will give Harvey Birdman,
Attorney at Law a B plus for legal accuracy. You can really feel the power of attorney. (pulsating electronic noises)
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100 thoughts on “Real Lawyer Reacts to Harvey Birdman (Bannon Custody Case)

  • LegalEagle Post author

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  • Mister Joshua Post author

    OH YES!!

  • Hoden Beutel Post author

    Please do another episode of this show.

  • TaverensPull Post author

    "Bird Law is not my specialty" That's your first t-shirt right there.

  • Ad Astra Post author

    Oh, the Yogi and BooBoo "Harvey Birdman". Maybe you can explain to me what the heck; what they did to my childhood was out of order. And the bar closest to the court house is the best place to get free legal advice from admittedly sloshed lawyers? I will have to put that in a file for future reference…

  • iplaydeadpool Post author

    damn i love this

  • christianlorre Post author

    I hope you do a lot of the other Birdman episodes. Too bad it got less and less about legal cases as the series went on. And "for being a cartoon and a kids show"? It's not a kids show it was on a chunk named Adult Swim.

  • pavo6503 Post author

    LOL Dr Quinn in the jury.

  • Heart Post author

    More Harvey Birdman. New sub

  • PuncherOfAbs Post author

    they are making fun of jewish lawyers …….harvey birdmen would be the name

  • shameer goss Goss Post author

    Your always free to do more! Long live Birdman!

  • Paul Hensley Post author

    Ok it’s both in Harvey birdman.

    Birdmin in law. Birdman in heroism

  • XiahouDun1225 Post author

    More Birdman.

  • TurboWaitress Post author

    Yas! More Harvey Birdman please!

  • joffrecordan Post author

    OBJECTION cartoon intro version of you is way too clean shaven.

  • medexamtoolsdotcom Post author

    How could you have watched it as a kid, it went on the air in 2001. You appear to be in your 40s.

  • steven robinson Post author

    more

  • Rhomega Post author

    Clarification on Jonny Quest: Dr. Benton Quest is Jonny's father. Race is Benton's close friend. Hadji is a boy adopted by Race (IIRC).

  • benracer Post author

    Holy crap. Finally. I can't believe… I had been wanting to ask you to do the show but was too nervous to ask.

  • benracer Post author

    Could you maybe do the Community episode Basic Lupine Eurology

  • Will Selesky V Post author

    Do another Harvey Birdman

  • Jake Everhart Post author

    Objection!
    I love Birdman! Please do more!
    And maybe Ace Attorney if you get the chance.

  • Diego3Ke Post author

    I’m not qualified to make an objection, but shouldn’t the judge be recused from this trial if Dr. Zin dinged his Lexus without exchanging insurance information?

  • Lost Post author

    Whenever I hear Doctor Quest, I can only hear Neil Ross' velvety voice as the Mass Effect narrator or the narrator from Leisure Suit Larrys 6 and 7.

  • Ken Post author

    The power of Attorney! 6:53 17:58 lol

  • Mesousa Gaby Post author

    I honestly hope you do "Keeper Of The Reaper" from The Grim Adventures Of Billy And Mandy.

  • Cross Post author

    Objection . Right off the bat this episode contains cartoon character Like 'Birdman' and the Characters from 'Johnny Quest' are based from the Hannah-Barbera Cartoons and if I'm being honest here I've episodes Johnny Quest Race is mostly around Johnny and Hadji when something happens more then Benton Quest. Also the thumbnail striking resemblance of the Harvey 'Birdman' character

  • Darla Lathan Post author

    Hahahahaha! Hanna-Barbera got law right!!

  • Philip Wharton Post author

    please do harvey birdman at least until you do the copyright episode

  • Elias Morales Post author

    Please do Trial of The Monarch!

  • Yoteawhirl Post author

    one of my favorite shows back in the day!

  • JustJulyo Post author

    This was fun but felt more like a Reaction video since more than 40% of the video was the actual episode

  • cooleosis1 Post author

    Star vs the Forces of Evil's trial by box

  • Eli Eeee Post author

    The show is not a kids show

  • Joe Kerr Post author

    Please do more Harvey Birdman episodes!

  • DJFlare84 Post author

    Judge: State your first name, last name, and occupation!
    Lizard Man?: Lizard Man, Lizard Man, and… uh… Lizard Man.

    ~Later~
    Lizard Men: Hey, good goin', Bill!

    Me: I THOUGHT HIS FIRST NAME WAS "LIZARD MAN".

  • BroAnarchy Post author

    Oh god.. lol
    I LOVE this show soo much… I wish they had more than 3 seasons!!!

  • BroAnarchy Post author

    OBJECTION!

    please do more cartoon legal videos! And Harvey Birdman! This one was awesome!

  • elsa Post author

    Proposed name change: legley egley

  • pdstomo Post author

    There is a video game of Harvey Birdman with different cases and the final round was surprising

  • The Unknown Dungeon Post author

    Lizardman, lizardman, and uh.. lizardman

  • Sara Fontanini Post author

    to be fair, we rarely saw Vulturo if at all afterwards so he migth actually have gotten disbarred. either that or its cause he's a family law lawyer and Harvey didn'treally do any family law cases after this.

  • Sara Fontanini Post author

    let's see any recommendations I can scrounge up….

    Venture Bros had a trial episode in its first season

    One Piece never really had much law stuff but it would occassionally pop (on the other hand its a fantasy world not based in the real world at all so that might not be the best thing to look at vis a vis real world alw practices so nevermind)

    Looking at more Ace Attorney stuff might be fun I dunno tho

    sadly I can't think of anything really good :/ sorry

  • arbknight12 Post author

    If you’re not knowledgeable about Bird Law, hows your expertise on Ape Law

  • bobob4477 Post author

    Oh good lord you could do almost all the episodes of Harvey Birdman they're all brilliant and genuinely quite good, with each having a specific legal problem. The best of the first season is probably Death by Chocolate and Shoyu Weenie which is also a great take on copyright law since you've already looked at The Simpsons episode with a similar theme.

    But possibly the best is when Harvey himself is served and everyone from his past as a "superhero" want a piece of him in a class-action, and the only one that can help him is.. Pottamus. One of the best parodies of a bad lawyer since Lionel Hutz.

  • doro626 Post author

    How old are you , that you used to watch this as a kid? You have grey in your beard. I watched this as a 25 year old man.

  • Kori Hoornstra Post author

    Harvey looks like a version of wolverine

  • Kee Jun Hao Post author

    More harvey birdman please

  • Barry Sabahat Post author

    Juries doesn’t hear custody cases.

  • MrTayloreh Post author

    Wasn't this like, the first episode??

  • blupunk01 Post author

    "I used to watch this all the time…"
    Oh cool, me too.
    "as a kid."
    Oh, jesus.

  • Bob Bluered Post author

    Lawyers don't dictate anymore? My dad's a lawyer, and he still dictates into a micro-casette recorder which he gives to his secretary. Mind, he's getting on in years, but I didn't ever think of it as an outdated practice.

  • justApoet Post author

    Woah! I didnt know Ryan Reynolds was lawer and had Youtube channel specifically for grading TV show law practices! :O

  • Tim White Post author

    Can we have a "The bailiff will TACKLE you!" shirt? I want to wear it to court.

  • Charles Slayton Post author

    Please do more harvey birdman

  • Jay Cee Productions Post author

    17:50 a kids show? lol wut

  • C. Cough Post author

    I would love to see this for every episode ^_^ subbed! And hoping!

  • Timothy Smith Post author

    Is the lawyer from legal eagle defence or prosecutor

  • Zombycow Post author

    objection: Harvey birdman is not a kids show. we know this because there are several scenes of peter potamus boinking his female coworkers.

  • Jennifer Valentine Post author

    OBJECTION! Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law was on Cartoon Network's scheduling block called "Adult Swim". The point being that it was cartoon content, and some live action, for adults. So it wasn't really for kids.

  • vampsarecool Post author

    objection! you claim to be a legal eagle yet deny knowing bird law!

  • ViolentFrog Post author

    you really met a "i may just be a small town lawyer" lawyer?

  • Brendan Thompson Post author

    My guess for the next episode? The Grim Adventures or Billy and Mandy when Billy and Mandy battle for custody of Grim.

  • Kvyn Gmbyr Post author

    BIRD MAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAn (maybe less)

  • envisioner007 Post author

    oh, what of the one with the copyright song?

  • adan adanmendez Post author

    This is Fantastic. Bravo.

  • Potato Productions Post author

    Absolutely love this show, great to see that it was more accurate than I expected.

  • RoÆther Post author

    So then this brings up a legal issue for the future: Can a robot be a witness, or being an object, would it just be another piece of evidence?

  • MahouBakaW Post author

    Wait, you used to watch this all the time as a kid? The pilot came out in 2000, 19 years ago. I was 16 when that came out, yet I spot grey in your hair, I don't see how things are adding up.

  • BloodyIron Post author

    Wow that indochino pitch! 😱

  • Ed- ward Post author

    That "Worlds 2nd best dad" mug got me

  • Cody rose or decodeman Post author

    If you don't Harvey Birdman attorney at law again I want to do the Jetsons episode.

  • Mandragora Post author

    Point of Order: 9:44 and then in 9:46– the bookcase is the same, the lamp is the same , the chair is the same, even the apparent source f lighting is the same
    (the suit is arguably the same although the tie isn't – Indochino?) Yet the wallpaper transitions from plain beige or an illuminated off-white to a royal blue with metallic pattern.
    Has the room changed or is the backdrop green screen?

  • daemonsparta Post author

    Have you covered in episode of Boston legal yet if not I would like to see you do that as I love the show but I'm wondering how exactly accurate it is

  • silvercheetah92 Post author

    Do the Birdman episode with the class action lawsuit

  • John Stewart Post author

    OBJECTION! When lizard man is asked to identify himself, he claims his first name is lizardman, however when his friends congrgulate him, they call him Bob. Isn't that purjury?

  • Joshua Guy Post author

    Objection: If viewed during today's time, Race and Dr. Quest would be under a common law marriage. Thus custody would be far easier for him to get of his step-children.

  • Víðir Þór Guðnason Post author

    Objection: Harvey Birdman is very obviously not a kids show.

  • Brian Schlicher Post author

    Always enjoyed Harvey 'Birdman Attorney at Law'. Glad to hear alot of what they referenced in the show which is supposed to be a superhero legal comedy mashup has may kernels of truth from real legal practice involved. Keep these coming love the show.

  • Birdham Post author

    Birdmen are overrated

  • Daniel Vigil Post author

    Im sure someone already told you but its both in the show because his hero name is Bird Man while his actual name is birdman. Sorry i dont know how to do that phonetically but i hope it works.

  • Derek Kirwan Post author

    You should just make it a series where you cover every episode of harvey birdman

  • Gustavo Santos Post author

    OBJECTION!!!! (fierce finger pointing)

  • Video Vandal Post author

    MORE BIRDMAN!! Do the episode where Harvey gets sued and Mentok has Shado take the stand (can an attorney call opposing counsel to testify in a trial they are participating in?).

  • newgirlde Post author

    For the love of Birdman please do more episodes of Harvey Birdman: Attorney at Law.

  • newgirlde Post author

    I object! Harvey Birdman is not a kids show.

  • Josh Fahrney Post author

    More please. 😇

  • Chris S Post author

    Objection! Specify what rural part of Virginia!

  • Chris Lehan Post author

    Interesting channel

  • JohnRSoviet Post author

    Ok, I was able to keep a level head through most of this. But I absolutely lost it at "Why was Dr. Zin the stenographer though…"

  • Robert Bosse Post author

    7:28 objection. I'm not an expert on this but I think you also get the power to tell if a movie is bad or good just by looking at the box art

  • Sam A Post author

    I loved this show! I still ask people if they got that thing I sent them

  • Jay Spradley Post author

    PLEASE REACT TO THE DABBA DON!

  • Nehelenia3000 Post author

    I love this show! I used to watch it religiously. Thank you for reminding me about it. I had a grin on my face watching this, start to finish.

  • Chancewolfhog Post author

    Do more! This is great!

  • Esteban Gonzalez Post author

    Please do more

  • Katya Anosova Post author

    Objection! Aw, Indochino doesn't have female cuts. But you make it look look good Mr. Lawyer! I would love for you to do another Birdman episode.

  • The Gaming Gazimon Post author

    OBJECTION!
    Harvey Birdman attorney at law is by NO means a kids show, having aired on adult swim and being rated TV-14.
    i propose the show was intend more for drunk and/or high adults and teenagers watching television late at night.
    like most of adult swim's programming to be honest

  • Preston U-ie Post author

    I will sub for more Harvey birdman

  • Nate Post author

    Objection:
    Birdman's secretary receiving results and/or announcing the results from the ornithologist (his doctor effectively), is a HIPAA violation.

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