History ComicStrip / SafeHavens

17th May '16 5:09:51 PM StFan
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* DeggansRule: Followed! Samantha and her family are Black, as is Don. Luis is Latino, and Ming is Asian-American. Race is rarely if ever touched upon.
5th May '16 5:30:30 AM DaibhidC
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* DumbDodoBird: Samantha successfully cloned two dodos, who turned out to be paragons of stupid, self-destructive behaviour.



* OutOfFocus: Former protagonist MattHavens hasn't appeared in ages.

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* OutOfFocus: Former protagonist MattHavens Matt Havens hasn't appeared in ages.
22nd Apr '16 6:38:31 AM DeckardCanine
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** Palmtop/Pam would initially have you believe that she hates Vince, but...



* TooDumbToLive: When Sam cloned a pair of dodos, she discovered why they went extinct: They're sentient, sapient and highly intelligent, but have the survival instinct of brain-damaged turkeys.

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* TooDumbToLive: When Sam cloned a pair of dodos, she discovered why they went extinct: They're sentient, sapient and highly intelligent, but have the survival instinct of brain-damaged turkeys.turkeys.
* {{Tsundere}}: Palmtop, being a cat much of the time, has a generally hostile tone toward former mouse Vince, but she has a pretty obvious reason for saving his life.
16th Apr '16 10:21:40 AM DeckardCanine
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* SuppressedMammaries: The female high school basketball team once posed as the male team with this method. ItMakesSenseInContext.
1st Mar '16 1:38:32 PM kazokuhouou
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* WeirdnessMagnet: Compared to most of her friends, Samantha is downright normal. [[http://safehavenscomic.com/?p=1069 She even calls herself by this trope.]]

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* WeirdnessMagnet: Compared to most of her friends, Samantha is downright normal. [[http://safehavenscomic.com/?p=1069 She even calls herself by this trope.]]]]
** The 'other' clique in middle and high school was specifically designed to be this.
1st Mar '16 1:37:27 PM kazokuhouou
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* TheFaceless: The extremely tall Don and Rosalind used to be portrayed as so tall that their heads were always off frame. Later Rosalind, thanks to some mad science, shrank an entire foot and decided she liked being of normal height. Don is still tall, but we get to see his face now.

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* TheFaceless: The extremely tall Don and Rosalind Marcie used to be portrayed as so tall that their heads were always off frame. Later Rosalind, thanks to some mad science, shrank an entire Their faces were finally seen, Don's when his son was born, and Marcie's when she met the now six foot and decided she liked being of normal height. Don is still tall, but we get to see his face now.three Rosalind.
31st Dec '15 10:13:41 AM StFan
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* SharedUniverse: With ''OnTheFastrack''. Samantha's dad works for Fastrack, Samantha sometimes works there, she used to babysit Patina and Rusty, and now she's Patina's RA.

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* SharedUniverse: With ''OnTheFastrack''.''ComicStrip/OnTheFastrack''. Samantha's dad works for Fastrack, Samantha sometimes works there, she used to babysit Patina and Rusty, and now she's Patina's RA.
9th Dec '15 8:55:43 AM crazysamaritan
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* TheBechdelTest: Passed on many occasions thanks to a strong female lineup and a female lead.
19th Apr '15 11:12:00 AM DeckardCanine
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* UnwantedAssistance: Luis hates to have anyone help him with his wheelchair. That appears to be his main reason for falling for Jenny Egotistical and not the compulsively helpful Samantha.
2nd Dec '14 1:50:13 AM Freezer
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* TheyDo: [[spoiler:After more than a decade of buildup, Samantha and Dave got married.]]

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* TheyDo: [[spoiler:After After more than a decade of buildup, Samantha and Dave got married.]]



* TooDumbToLive: The dodos have no instinct for self-preservation, so they mustn't be left alone for long. Oddly enough, they don't seem all that dumb most of the time.

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* TooDumbToLive: The dodos When Sam cloned a pair of dodos, she discovered why they went extinct: They're sentient, sapient and highly intelligent, but have no the survival instinct for self-preservation, so they mustn't be left alone for long. Oddly enough, they don't seem all that dumb most of the time.brain-damaged turkeys.
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