Rev Up Those Fryers
Rev up those fryers is a quote taken from a scene of Spongebob Squarepants season 1.
The scene features a fish person walking delightfully into the Krusty Krabs, as he utters ‘rev up those fryers, because I am sure hungry for one..’ but he does not get to finish the sentence, as Mr. Krabs throws him out of the place.
Being a very random scene when taken out of context, rev up those fryers became a popular line used in shitposts and edgy or ironic content.
The quote originates from the episode called ‘Arrgh!’ , featuring Spongebob, Patrick and Mr. Krabs going on a treasure hunt based on a boardgame’s treasure map.
The scene is shown at one of the early parts of the episode.
Spread and Usage
The clip of the scene was uploaded by the channel EvanKunkle on YouTube in 2009, titled “My leg!”. It has generated over 2 million plays over the years.
As a meme, rev up those fryers initially started to spread on 4chan, and later on YouTube in the form of various video remixes.