History Characters / Frasier

13th Sep '17 11:35:04 AM crazysamaritan
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* BaconAddiction: Martin Crane is addicted to bacon - all kinds of processed meat, really.
-->'''Niles:''' Anyway, I brought a little peace offering...
-->'''Martin:''' Bribe.
-->'''Niles:''' Dad, it's from Smokey Mountain Farms! Five different meats in one big box!
-->'''Martin:''' ''{{GASP}}'' Not the SlaughterhouseFive.
-->'''Niles:''' They don't make a Slaughterhouse Three.
3rd Sep '17 12:41:48 PM Peteman
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* HappilyMarried: In the first season the audience was led to believe this of him and Maris, despite her selfish moments--although it's brutally subverted by the time of their divorce. [[spoiler:After breaking up with Mel, another wife he didn't love, he plays it straight with Daphne.]]

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* HappilyMarried: In the first season the audience was led to believe this of him and Maris, despite her selfish moments--although it's brutally subverted by the time of their divorce. [[spoiler:After breaking up with Mel, another wife he didn't love, he plays it straight with Daphne.]]
27th Aug '17 9:41:27 PM DrOO7
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* JerkassHasAPoint: She's horrible to Niles after he dumps her, put it's pretty understandable considering he did so within ''days'' of their wedding.
26th Aug '17 1:19:29 AM LinguaViva
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** And not just emotional - Niles mentions Maris throwing things at him.
14th Aug '17 2:42:43 AM Michael_McManus
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%%* BadLiar

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%%* BadLiar* BadLiar: Lying gives him nausea.
* BaldOfAwesome: He's a successful radio personality and accomplished psychiatrist, and has very thin hair on top.



%%* TheChewToy

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%%* TheChewToy * TheChewToy: Nothing ever seems to go his way.



%%* TheDandy
%%* DeadpanSnarker

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%%* TheDandy
%%* DeadpanSnarker
* TheDandy: Tends towards overly flashy suits and bold colours.
* DeadpanSnarker: Has a very dry sense of humour.



* FamilyMan: He lives with his elderly father, is best friends with his brother, clearly misses his son who he does not have custody over, and eventually becomes close friends with his ex-wife.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: As egocentric, arrogant and self-serving as he can be, Frasier shows on more than a few occasions that he is a good man at heart and truly cares about the people in his life.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: As egocentric, arrogant and self-serving as he can be, Frasier shows on more than a few occasions that he is a good man at heart and truly cares about the people in his life.



%%* TheDandy
%%* DeadpanSnarker

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%%* TheDandy
%%* DeadpanSnarker
* TheDandy: His suits tend to be even trendier than Frasier's.
* DeadpanSnarker: Frasier's wit tends to be more dry, Niles' tends to be more politely facetious.



%%* InsufferableGenius

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%%* InsufferableGenius* InsufferableGenius: He's this to Frasier, much to his older brother's consternation.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: In a very different way than his sons. While Frasier and Niles are stuck-up and haughty on the surface but have sweeter sides that become apparent later, Martin's cordial and friendly at first with some jerkiness that becomes apparent when you live with him.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: In a very different way than his sons. While Frasier and Niles are stuck-up and haughty on the surface but have sweeter sides that become apparent later, Martin's Martin is cordial and friendly at first with some jerkiness that becomes apparent when you live with him.him. He's still a good man underneath it all.



%%* GoodBadGirl

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%%* GoodBadGirl* GoodBadGirl: She's as friendly as she is promiscuous.



%%* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn

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%%* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn * IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn: Almost everything she does in Niles' presence.



%%* ServileSnarker

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%%* ServileSnarker* ServileSnarker: She's Martin's live-in therapist, and has a wicked sense of humour.



* ArmouredClosetGay: He's not, but the idea was suggested to Frasier, who said dryly that he'd like to run the idea by him. In reality his actor is gay, making it even funnier.

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* ArmouredClosetGay: He's not, but the idea was suggested to Frasier, who said dryly that he'd like to run the idea by him. In reality his actor is openly gay, making it even funnier.



* CatchPhrase: Whenever he thinks he's lost something (and really hasn't)--''(POUND!)'' "THIS ''STINKS''!!! THIS IS ''TOTAL B.S.''!!! THIS IS--oh, here it is...." Given an IronicEcho occasionally where he delivers it in tears when utterly crushed, or

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* CatchPhrase: Whenever he thinks he's lost something (and really hasn't)--''(POUND!)'' "THIS ''STINKS''!!! THIS IS ''TOTAL B.S.''!!! THIS IS--oh, here it is...." Given an IronicEcho occasionally where he delivers it in tears when utterly crushed, or crushed.
28th Apr '17 11:25:38 PM Kingler
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** How well her supposed powers work [[DependingOnTheWriter varies]]. Sometimes she misinterprets her visions, as when divining [[TheDon Jerome Belasco's]] line of work in "A Word to the Wiseguy".
-->'''Daphne''': You're...a doctor. An osteopath, perhaps?
-->'''Jerome''': No, sorry.
-->'''Daphne''': That's funny...I see you [[ProphecyTwist hovering over people with broken bones]].
17th Apr '17 12:31:16 PM zookx1
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--> '''Bebe''' ''(after a moment's thought):'' Aren't you glad I'm on your side?

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--> '''Bebe''' ''(after a moment's thought):'' [[GladHesOnOurSide Aren't you glad I'm on your side?
side?]]
22nd Mar '17 2:05:16 PM Scabbard
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* IDidWhatIHadToDo: He excuse for the unethical things she does as an agent.

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* IDidWhatIHadToDo: He Her excuse for the unethical things she does as an agent.
22nd Mar '17 1:51:50 PM Scabbard
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* EmbarrassingNickname : Piles, as a kid. The Coyote, when he moves into the Shangri-La.

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* EmbarrassingNickname : EmbarrassingNickname: Piles, as a kid. The Coyote, when he moves into the Shangri-La.



* DadTheVeteran : He sometimes refers to his service in Korea.

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* DadTheVeteran : DadTheVeteran: He sometimes refers to his service in Korea.



* MsFanservice : While dressed as O, or [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ld0rdMry18 Wonder Woman]].
* OhMeAccentsSlipping : Peri Gilpin is from Texas. Roz is supposed to be from Wisconsin, and generally doesn't have much of an accent. Once in a while, though, the Texan slips out.

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* MsFanservice : MsFanservice: While dressed as O, or [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ld0rdMry18 Wonder Woman]].
* OhMeAccentsSlipping : OhMeAccentsSlipping: Peri Gilpin is from Texas. Roz is supposed to be from Wisconsin, and generally doesn't have much of an accent. Once in a while, though, the Texan slips out.
22nd Mar '17 1:48:05 PM Scabbard
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* CarpetOfVirility : While not as thick as some people's, Kelsey Grammer does have a fairly good thatch. Lampshaded in "Slow Tango In South Seattle" when Daphne says he refers to his chest hair as his "rug of love."

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* CarpetOfVirility : CarpetOfVirility: While not as thick as some people's, Kelsey Grammer does have a fairly good thatch. Lampshaded in "Slow Tango In South Seattle" when Daphne says he refers to his chest hair as his "rug of love."
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