"The Brawn Also Rises"
Season 2, Episode 26
Prod. Code: RC222
Premiered: March 30, 2015
Written by:
  David Shayne
Storyboard by:
  Scott Bern & Jamie Vickers
Directed by:
  Stephanie Arnett
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"The Brawn Also Rises" is the twenty-sixth episode of the second season (and seventy-eighth episode overall) of Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja. It premiered on March 30, 2015.[1]


When Randy and Howard’s fake “Chuck-a-Cabra” video gives them instant celebrity status, it draws the attention of monster hunter Brawn Brickwall who tries to horn in on their glory by noogie-ing the beast.[1]


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  • The episode title is a reference to Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel The Sun Also Rises.
  • Brawn Brickwall, who was first mentioned and seen as an electronic model in "McFists of Fury," makes his first appearance in person.
  • The "Chuck-a-Cabra"'s name is a portmanteau of Mt. Chuck and the legendary monster, the chupacabra.
  • Theresa Fowler makes her first speaking appearance of Season 2.
  • In this episode, it is shown that Randy has a slight crush on Theresa. Besides getting nervous when Theresa asks him to have an "ussie," by the end of the episode Randy is shown to be in love. After Theresa leaves and sashays, Howard tells him to go and he says, in a dreamy voice, "Yup, (sigh) we're good..."
  • Running Gags:
    • Characters giving a "Noogie."


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