In light of the sad news of the passing of George Michael, we thought it would be a good opportunity to remind everyone of a classic Only Fools & Horses joke involving the late, talented singer. In this particular gag, Del Boy quips that he misses Rodney “like George Michael misses Andrew Ridgeley”:
When you consider that it is now Andrew Ridgeley (along with the rest of us) who will be missing George Michael, this scene suddenly becomes a lot more poignant!
Songs by Wham! also featured on The Frog’s Legacy and To Hull and Back. If you are aware of any other George Michael/Wham! references, then let us know in the comments below.