Major Spoilers Question Of The Day: Special Guest-Stars Edition


The kids of Mystery, Inc. were a lucky bunch, not only because they were never brutally murdered by any of the mysterious rubber-masked “monsters” after whom they chased, but also because of their connections.  In their travels, they met not only screen legends like the Three Stooges, but Georgia’s virtuoso Jerry Reed, short Monkee Davy Jones and The Batman himself!  Really, given the number of awesome folks Shaggy and the gang ran into, it’s no surprise that so many other kids set off with their bizarre pets/ghostly advisors/caveman superheroes/Vaudeville sharks to solve mysteries as well.  Indeed, Scooby-Doo probably perfected the special guest-star, prefacing the likes of ‘The Love Boat,’ ‘Fantasy Island’ and whatever the hell was going on with ‘Lost.’  Indeed, it’s the kind of thing that might even beg a query…

The MS-QOTD (pronounced, as always, “misquoted”) admits to being a little bit delighted with Detective Munch from ‘Homicide’ turned up on the X-Files, asking: What’s the coolest guest-star appearance in history?