“I’m in a glass case of emotion!” “I love [insert lamp equivalent].” Those are the two lines I wind up quoting from Anchorman on a regular basis. It is without a doubt one of the most quotable movies of all time (maybe Mean Girls and Pulp Fiction come close). Now that Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is finally in theaters, we’re very curious to see whether it will have at least one “Milk was a bad choice.” In the meantime, VH1 News asked Will Ferrell and company what lines they love from the first movie, and which ones they never want to hear again.
” ’I want to be on you,’ we get a surprising amount,” writer/director Adam McKay told us. “We were down in Australia and people were yelling that out constantly, and I gotta say, it rejuvenates my belief in mankind.”
Steve Carell is partial to “60 percent of the time, it works every time,” while Christina Applegate wishes she heard David Koechner’s “I’d like to put barbecue sauce on that [butt] and just munchmunchmunch” more often.
Fan-turned-sequel-star Meagan Good thinks more people should work “San Di-ago, a whale’s vagina” into regular conversation. And we whole-heartedly agree.
Is there anything the stars don’t want to hear again? “I don’t necessarily need anyone to call me ’Tits McGee,’ after everything I’ve been through,” Applegate, a breast cancer survivor, told us. “But’s that’s OK. I think it’s funny.”