History Awesome / InspectorGadget

7th Jul '17 10:17:08 AM JM1982
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*** Not only that, but when Gadget realizes that Claw is heading for the airport, he uses his Gadget Phone to alert Chief Quimby. Quimby sets up a dragnet at the airport, and Claw only escapes by switching the MAD Mobile to jet mode. Gadget even lampshades how unfair that is.




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* MAD Cat, of all people, gets one after repeatedly being the ButtMonkey to an angry Dr. Claw. When Dr. Claw inevitably slams his fist down on his desk, MAD Cat ''superglues Claw's hand to the desk.'' Doubles as a CrowningMomentOfFunny.
4th Feb '17 5:00:33 PM system
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4th Feb '17 10:21:34 AM pennygadget
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* Claw gets one in "Dry Spell," where after Penny foils his plan to steal all the water in Metro City's reservoir and force the citizens to buy water at inflated prices, he gets pissed and decides to ''blow up the dam and '''drown the whole town'''''. And nearly succeeds, if not for Gadget intentionally saving the day for once, which probably doubles as a moment for Gadget as well.

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* Claw gets one in "Dry Spell," where after Penny and the trolls are trying to stop her foils his plan to steal all the water in Metro City's reservoir and force the citizens to buy water at inflated prices, he gets pissed and decides to ''blow up the dam and '''drown the whole town'''''. And nearly succeeds, if not for Gadget intentionally saving the day for once, which probably doubles as a moment for Gadget as well.
16th Dec '16 3:34:36 PM Morgenthaler
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* Gadget shows that even he has a BerserkButton in "The Amazon," when Dr. Claw kidnaps the scientist who gave him his gadgets. [[LetsGetDangerous The resulting car chase]] is possibly the single most {{Badass}} scene Gadget has in the whole show. As usual, Penny and Brain stow away in the Gadgetmobile to make sure he doesn't get hurt... and immediately wish they hadn't.

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* Gadget shows that even he has a BerserkButton in "The Amazon," when Dr. Claw kidnaps the scientist who gave him his gadgets. [[LetsGetDangerous The resulting car chase]] is possibly the single most {{Badass}} badass scene Gadget has in the whole show. As usual, Penny and Brain stow away in the Gadgetmobile to make sure he doesn't get hurt... and immediately wish they hadn't.
14th May '15 11:40:43 AM PrimeEvil
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* ''The Infiltration'' is one of the most unusual episodes in the whole series for how evenly it distributes these among the whole cast. Here we go:
** A pair of speedboating MAD agents take Gadget on a waterskiing-themed DeathTrap, and they ''just about succeed at killing Gadget''. While underwater, Gadget then escapes by cutting through the cage with his Gadget Laser.
** Dr. Claw's big scheme--have an impersonator stand in for the late inspector--is practically foolproof. Not only that, but Presto Change-o successfully ''fools everyone'' (that he leaves behind a subtle MorphicResonance is probably for the viewers' benefit).
** Gadget is just about competent! He acts like a detective, and even though he just can't see the bigger picture, he gathers the clues and keeps a sharp eye out. Better still, he gets this line, delivered with nothing but conviction by Don Adams:
--> "If I don't find him soon, the security of the free world could ''be...in...jeopardy''."
** While disguised as Gadget, Presto one-ups Penny right in front of an incompetent security guard by declaring that ''she'' is Presto Change-o!
31st Dec '14 9:28:40 AM fruitstripegum
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* "Don't Call Me Gadget" has [[ItMakesSenseInContext aliens place a chip in Gadget's head]] that will supposedly reverse his intelligence from [[MistakenForBadass smart to stupid.]] When the obvious happens, we truly see the full extent of what the cyborg can do when for the first time ever, a [[DumbassNoMore genuinely lucid]] Gadget decides to bring out the [[MoreDakka big guns!]]. This may even lend some character development as Gadget had stated earlier that he despised violence, but operating at peak mental efficiency, the kid gloves are off.

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* "Don't Call Me Gadget" has [[ItMakesSenseInContext aliens place a chip in Gadget's head]] that will supposedly reverse his intelligence from [[MistakenForBadass smart to stupid.]] When the obvious happens, we truly see the full extent of what the cyborg can do when for the first time ever, a [[DumbassNoMore genuinely lucid]] Gadget decides to bring out the [[MoreDakka big guns!]]. This may even lend some character development as Gadget had stated earlier that he despised violence, but operating at peak mental efficiency, the kid gloves are off.
16th Sep '14 8:36:33 PM ErikJohnsonIllustrator
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* One episode has [[ItMakesSenseInContext aliens place a chip in Gadget's head]] that will supposedly reverse his intelligence from [[MistakenForBadass smart to stupid.]] When the obvious happens, we truly see the full extent of what the cyborg can do when for the first time ever, a [[DumbassNoMore genuinely lucid]] Gadget decides to bring out the [[MoreDakka big guns!]]

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* One episode "Don't Call Me Gadget" has [[ItMakesSenseInContext aliens place a chip in Gadget's head]] that will supposedly reverse his intelligence from [[MistakenForBadass smart to stupid.]] When the obvious happens, we truly see the full extent of what the cyborg can do when for the first time ever, a [[DumbassNoMore genuinely lucid]] Gadget decides to bring out the [[MoreDakka big guns!]]
guns!]]. This may even lend some character development as Gadget had stated earlier that he despised violence, but operating at peak mental efficiency, the kid gloves are off.
3rd Sep '14 8:57:29 PM ZeroWizard
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* Gadget shows that even he has a BerserkButton in "The Amazon," when Dr. Claw kidnaps the scientist who gave him his gadgets. [[LetsGetDangerous The resulting car chase]] is possibly the single most BadAss scene Gadget has in the whole show. As usual, Penny and Brain stow away in the Gadgetmobile to make sure he doesn't get hurt... and immediately wish they hadn't.

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* Gadget shows that even he has a BerserkButton in "The Amazon," when Dr. Claw kidnaps the scientist who gave him his gadgets. [[LetsGetDangerous The resulting car chase]] is possibly the single most BadAss {{Badass}} scene Gadget has in the whole show. As usual, Penny and Brain stow away in the Gadgetmobile to make sure he doesn't get hurt... and immediately wish they hadn't.
9th Jul '14 2:50:27 PM ZeroWizard
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* Penny gets one of these OncePreEpisode, foiling Dr. Claw, duping his henchmen, and saving the day (and Gadget) every time.

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* Penny gets one of these OncePreEpisode, OncePerEpisode, foiling Dr. Claw, duping his henchmen, and saving the day (and Gadget) every time.
9th Jul '14 2:50:15 PM ZeroWizard
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* Penny gets one of these OnceAnEpisode, foiling Dr. Claw, duping his henchmen, and saving the day (and Gadget) every time.

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* Penny gets one of these OnceAnEpisode, OncePreEpisode, foiling Dr. Claw, duping his henchmen, and saving the day (and Gadget) every time.
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