Larry wants to discontinue his counseling when he sees his therapist in a thong while at the beach. Rob Reiner convinces Larry to do a lunch as a prize in a "Groat's syndrome" charity auction, only for him to annoy the winner when he starts eating first.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these movies...

Battlefield Earth

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by The Thong part of Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 2
After "stealing" Richard Lewis's excuse to leave the therapist, Larry tries to tell Richard to say he has converted to a Scientologist. Larry then asks about "Battlestar Galactica" (when he actually means Battlefield Earth) in front of the therapist.
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It refers to these television series...

Battlestar Galactica

This Television Series is referred to by The Thong part of Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 2
After "stealing" Richard Lewis's excuse to leave the therapist, Larry tries to tell Richard to say he has converted to a Scientologist. Larry then asks about "Battlestar Galactica" (when he actually means Battlefield Earth) in front of the therapist. It should be noted that he would have been referring to the 1978 TV show as the newer series had not come out yet.
  • Buy Battlestar Galactica on Amazon
  • Buy Battlestar Galactica on iTunes
  • Buy Battlestar Galactica on GooglePlay

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 2

# Title Air Date
Curb Your Enthusiasm
2:1 The Car Salesman Sep 23, 2001
2:2 Thor Sep 30, 2001
2:3 Trick or Treat Oct 7, 2001
2:4 The Shrimp Incident Oct 14, 2001
2:5 The Thong Oct 21, 2001
2:5 The Thong Oct 21, 2001
2:6 The Acupuncturist Oct 28, 2001
2:8 Shaq Nov 11, 2001
2:9 The Baptism Nov 18, 2001
2:10 The Massage Nov 25, 2001

Tango
performed by Palermo Nuevo

Tanguy

 

The Thing

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  • Type: Movie

The Thing
performed by Phil Harris

 

Curb Your Enthusiasm:
Season:  2  / Episode:  5 
The Thong

Tongues
performed by Joywave; features KOPPS

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  • Type: Song

Tunng

Tuung