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name=Robanukah
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|name=Robanukah
type=Holiday
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|image=[[File:Robanukah2.jpg|225px]]
celebrated when=Unknown, possibly 20 April, the air date of the episode when it was first celebrated.
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|type=Holiday
celebrated where=[[Earth]]
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|celebrated when=Whenever Bender feels like not doing work
first appearance={{e Fear of a Bot Planet}}
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|celebrated where=[[Planet Express ship]] and [[Planet Express headquarters]]
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|first appear={{e|Fear of a Bot Planet}}
 
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Robanukah is supposely the "holiest two weeks on the robot calender."  It was invented by [[Bender Bending Rodriguez]] as an excuse to skip work.  It is celebrated one month after Robomadom, which itself is celebrated one month before Robonza (which is a holiday that tributes his ancestral prototypes and is celebrated by drinking contests), which were also invented by Bender.
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'''Robanukah''' was first mentioned in "[[Fear of a Bot Planet]]" and is supposedly the "holiest two weeks on the robot calendar."  It was invented by [[Bender Bending Rodriguez]] as an excuse to skip work.  It is celebrated one month after [[Robomadan]], which itself is celebrated one month after [[Robonzaa]] (which is a holiday that tributes his ancestral prototypes and is celebrated by drinking contests), both of which were also invented by Bender.
Robanukah is very similar to Chanukah, including the music and 8 candles, even though it lasts for 2 weeks. Other traditions include carving toxic waste barrows like jack-o-lanterns, cutting robots out of paper and doing the "robot" breakdance.
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The holiday later appeared in the second segment of "[[The Futurama Holiday Spectacular]]".  By then, it gained more traditions, and lasts for six and a half weeks (2^16 seconds) instead of two.
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== Traditions ==
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*Not working.
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*Drinking alcohol.
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*Doing the "Robot" break dance.
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*Lighting eight beer bottles like candles.
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*Carving industrial barrels like jack-o-lanterns.
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*Making paper robot cut-outs.
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*Playing a game with a [[Droidel]], which is like a {{w|Dreidel}}, except it is rigged so that Bender always wins.
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*Watching [[Fembot|Fembots]] wrestle in [[Petroleum Oil]].  When they celebrated it in 3010, the Fembots' names were [[Ruth and Esther]].
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== Additional Info ==
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=== Appearances ===
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*{{e|Fear of a Bot Planet}}
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*{{e|The Futurama Holiday Spectacular}}
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[[Category:Holidays]]

Revision as of 00:08, 17 March 2014

Robanukah
Robanukah2.jpg
TypeHoliday
Celebrated whenWhenever Bender feels like not doing work
Celebrated wherePlanet Express ship and Planet Express headquarters
First appearance"Fear of a Bot Planet" (1ACV05)
Episode

Robanukah was first mentioned in "Fear of a Bot Planet" and is supposedly the "holiest two weeks on the robot calendar." It was invented by Bender Bending Rodriguez as an excuse to skip work. It is celebrated one month after Robomadan, which itself is celebrated one month after Robonzaa (which is a holiday that tributes his ancestral prototypes and is celebrated by drinking contests), both of which were also invented by Bender.

The holiday later appeared in the second segment of "The Futurama Holiday Spectacular". By then, it gained more traditions, and lasts for six and a half weeks (2^16 seconds) instead of two.

Traditions

  • Not working.
  • Drinking alcohol.
  • Doing the "Robot" break dance.
  • Lighting eight beer bottles like candles.
  • Carving industrial barrels like jack-o-lanterns.
  • Making paper robot cut-outs.
  • Playing a game with a Droidel, which is like a Dreidel, except it is rigged so that Bender always wins.
  • Watching Fembots wrestle in Petroleum Oil. When they celebrated it in 3010, the Fembots' names were Ruth and Esther.

Additional Info

Appearances