Here’s this week’s dose of Phriday Phun, y’all.
That nondescript gentleman up there is Holly, the onboard computer of the British mining ship Red Dwarf. He has an IQ of 6,000 and an appreciation for the works of Agatha Christie and moons that resemble Felicity Kendal’s bottom.
I’m making him the subject of today’s Funhouse because when the mood strikes, he can choose to appear as an equally deadpan woman without altering his unisex moniker.
Since I just commenced the composition of a saga told from a woman’s point of view, I thought it might behoove me to brush up on Holly’s seamless metamorphosis from male to female (and back again).
Watch as Holly with a pair of X chromosomes and a temporarily enhanced IQ engages in a battle of wits with the ship’s loquaciously monomaniacal toaster: