History Characters / ThirdRockFromTheSun

26th Apr '16 7:15:18 AM annette12
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Mary6_2542.png]]
26th Apr '16 6:22:06 AM TheAndyman14
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* ImportantHaircut: In season four he finally gets his hair cut. This is around the time Joseph Gorden-Levitt started to get older.

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* ImportantHaircut: In season four he He finally gets his hair cut. This is around cut towards the time Joseph Gorden-Levitt started end of Season 3 in "Just Your Average Dick". Subverted as this was done in an attempt to get older.maintain a sense of normalcy at the new apartment the Solomons moved into and Tommy regretted it afterwards.
20th Apr '16 4:44:37 PM sorako
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* ItsAllAboutMe
20th Apr '16 4:42:03 PM sorako
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* DudeLooksLikeALady: He's told he looks like a girl a couple of times , mainly because of his long hair.

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* DudeLooksLikeALady: He's told he looks like a girl a couple of times , times, mainly because of his long hair.
20th Apr '16 4:40:58 PM sorako
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* DudeLooksLikeALady: He's told a couple of times that he looks like a girl, mainly because

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* DudeLooksLikeALady: He's told he looks like a girl a couple of times that he looks like a girl, , mainly becausebecause of his long hair.



* TraumaticHaircut: Stated that he actually missed his longer hair.

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* TraumaticHaircut: Stated that he actually missed his longer hair.
20th Apr '16 4:37:33 PM sorako
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* AfraidOfDoctors: In the HalloweenEpisode.



* AfraidOfDoctors: In the HalloweenEpisode.



* DatingWhatDaddyHates: [[spoiler:The Big Giant Head is Dick's father and he makes clear he hates Mary, but he still reluctantly gives them his blessing.]]
* ADickInName



* AllWomenLoveShoes: Sally loves shoes and was once addicted to buying shoes. Tommy commented that she had more shoes "than Italy". It reached a point that she was sleeping on shoe boxes. Funnily enough, her real alien form doesn't even have feet, so she becomes distressed every time she remembers she can't wear shoes ever again once the mission is over.



* TheChick



* ICantBelieveItsNotHeroin: Was once addicted to buying shoes. Tommy commented that she had more shoes "than Italy". It reached a point that she was sleeping on shoe boxes.



* TheLancer



* NeverASelfMadeWoman: She temporarily gets promoted to high commander by the Big Giant Head, but Sally becomes very disappointed when she realizes she only got the promotion because the Big Giant Head thinks she's hot.
* NumberTwo: She's Dick's official second-in-command.



* TomboyWithAGirlyStreak



* TheBigGuy



* DirtyOldMan: He's a perverted old man inside a teenage boy's body.
* DudeLooksLikeALady: He's told a couple of times that he looks like a girl, mainly because



* OlderThanTheyLook

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* OlderThanTheyLookOlderThanHeLooks



* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld

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* ReallySevenHundredYearsOldTheSmartGuy: The crew's Information Officer and perhaps smartest member.



* LukeIAmYourFather: How ''else'' could Dick have netted this job?

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* LukeIAmYourFather: How ''else'' could The Big Giant Head reveals that he is [[spoiler:Dick]]'s father. Tommy later likens this to Luke Skywalker finding out about Darth Vader, but Dick have netted brushes him off, saying [[ThisIsReality this job?is real life]].
11th Apr '16 9:08:40 PM sorako
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* AmbiguouslyBi: In Judith's very first episode, Mary is MistakenForGay and Judith responds by sending her a lovely bouquet of flowers with a card Mary refuses to read. Of course, when she gets drunk with Don at a Superbowl party, she initially rebuffs his advances before making out with him.



* AmbiguouslyGay: In Judith's very first episode, Mary is MistakenForGay and Judith responds by sending her a lovely bouquet of flowers with a card Mary refuses to read.
** Of course, when she gets drunk with Don at a Superbowl party, she initially rebuffs his advances before making out with him. Perhaps she's bi when drunk.
** ButchLesbian: If she is gay.



* CastingGag: Interestingly enough, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Larisa Oleynik also dated each other in ''Film/TenThingsIHateAboutYou''.
11th Apr '16 9:05:57 PM sorako
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!!'''Dr. Dick Solomon'''



!!'''Dr. Dick Solomon'''



* SingleTargetSexuality: A subversion. Mary is the only woman with whom Dick considers himself to be truly in love with, and spends the length of the entire show either with her or trying to get back together with her. But he's had other relationships, including a one-night stand with the mother of one of his students.



!!'''Sally Solomon'''



!!'''Sally Solomon'''



* CharacterDevelopment: Originally rather tomboyish and hated her femininity. By the later episodes, she became a more feminine (but not girly) character, letting out her softer side.



* GirlinessUpgrade: Originally rather tomboyish and hated her femininity. By the later episodes, she became a more feminine (but not girly) character, letting out her softer side.



* ICanChangeMyBeloved: In the last two episodes she turns Don into an effective police officer and gives him a backbone before leaving Earth, because she couldn't stand the thought of him spending the rest of his life as a muffin making coward.



* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy: In the last two episodes she turns Don into an effective police officer and gives him a backbone before leaving Earth, because she couldn't stand the thought of him spending the rest of his life as a muffin making coward.



* [[UglyGuyHotWife Ugly Guy, Hot Girlfriend]]: To Don, but it's played with -- Sally considers Don sexy (though it may just be the uniform and authority), and in one episode where she comes to obsess over her flaws, she convinces herself she's ugly and that Don is too good for her.

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* [[UglyGuyHotWife Ugly Guy, Hot Girlfriend]]: To UglyGuyHotWife: With Don, but it's played with -- Sally considers Don sexy (though it may just be the uniform and authority), and in one episode where she comes to obsess over her flaws, she convinces herself she's ugly and that Don is too good for her.



!!'''Harry Solomon'''



!!'''Harry Solomon'''



!!'''Tommy Solomon'''



!!'''Tommy Solomon'''



!!'''Dr. Mary Albright'''



!!'''Dr. Mary Albright'''



![[PromotionToOpeningTitles Promoted To Opening Titles]] In Season Three



* [[UglyGuyHotWife Ugly Guy, Hot Girlfriend]]: With Sally.

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* [[UglyGuyHotWife Ugly Guy, Hot Girlfriend]]: UglyGuyHotWife: With Sally.



!Supporting Cast



* CharacterizationMarchesOn: As the show went on she gradually became more stuck-up and hypocritical, until she finally broke up with Tommy after she admitted that she was cheating on him.



* {{Jerkass}}



* TookALevelInJerkass

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* TookALevelInJerkass
TookALevelInJerkass: As the show went on she gradually became more stuck-up and hypocritical, until she finally broke up with Tommy after she admitted that she was cheating on him.
* YourCheatingHeart



* [[OnlySaneMan Only Sane Woman]]: Half of her time on the show is spent wondering why her boyfriend is so clueless, buffoonish, and/or excessive. Also fulfills this role for the other Solomons on occasion.

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* [[OnlySaneMan Only Sane Woman]]: OnlySaneWoman: Half of her time on the show is spent wondering why her boyfriend is so clueless, buffoonish, and/or excessive. Also fulfills this role for the other Solomons on occasion.
28th Aug '15 12:37:05 PM CountSpatula
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** As well as a rather self-assured, "Well, I am the high commander."
16th Aug '15 6:54:52 AM Chilliwack
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* ReallyGetsAround: During one of her drunk moments, she admits to have slept with at LEAST 50 different men throughout her life.
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