History Headscratchers / ItsAlwaysSunnyinPhiladelphia

7th May '18 7:30:45 PM nombretomado
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* In "Mac and Dennis Move to the Suburbs" the pair make a bet with Frank that they can live in the suburbs for one month, otherwise they have to sleep with an old (black) man for a year. If they make it Frank must pay their rent for a year. After a long [[TheShining Shining-eqsue]] descent into madness Mac and Dennis make it the full month. Frank then says the year's rent would be for the house in the suburbs. The end of the episode finds them sleeping with the old man as if they had lost the bet. If they held up their end of the bargain, it shouldn't matter that Frank has surprise parameters for the rent usage. They could just not use the money.

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* In "Mac and Dennis Move to the Suburbs" the pair make a bet with Frank that they can live in the suburbs for one month, otherwise they have to sleep with an old (black) man for a year. If they make it Frank must pay their rent for a year. After a long [[TheShining [[Literature/TheShining Shining-eqsue]] descent into madness Mac and Dennis make it the full month. Frank then says the year's rent would be for the house in the suburbs. The end of the episode finds them sleeping with the old man as if they had lost the bet. If they held up their end of the bargain, it shouldn't matter that Frank has surprise parameters for the rent usage. They could just not use the money.
21st Jan '18 2:17:21 PM SickBoy
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** The spirit of the bet was that Mac and Dennis couldn't hack it in the suburbs, while they were insisting it would be a piece of cake. The idea was that if they indeed liked it there, Frank would pay the rent on that house for a year, something they didn't think of after they realized they hated it. After the bet was over, they wanted out of the house as soon as possible, and doing that would be admitting that they couldn't live there, proving Frank right. Going by the strictest rules of the bet, they won. Going by the reasoning behind the bet, Frank won. So maybe in between those scenes they hashed it out with a trial like when Frank hit Dennis' car with his and Frank won.
16th Oct '17 10:02:32 PM ExarchofSechrima
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**** Actually he wasn't. Snapped neck or cracking his head open are both legitimate possibilities.
8th Oct '17 12:08:37 PM ExarchofSechrima
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** Because as far as the law is concerned, Frank isn't middle class. Nearly all of his money was hidden from the government in a series of fake accounts to presumably to keep his ex-wife from getting ahold of it. Furthermore, many of the businesses in which he is currently making money from aren't exactly on the up-and-up, so the government wouldn't have any knowledge of them. As far as the United States Government knows, he's broke, and therefore eligible for Section 8 housing. Alternatively, Charlie could be the only official tenant, and Frank is only freeloading at his place without the landlord's knowledge.
4th Jul '17 4:32:49 AM raizumichin
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** Everyones hair doesn't go white at the same rate either. I know people older than Danny DeVito who still have their old hair colour.
3rd Jul '17 10:32:56 AM LavaSkies
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** Because they are very, very stupid.
23rd Jun '17 9:12:10 PM wertsir
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* In "The Gang Turns Black" Charlie says (well, sings) that he and Frank live in Section 8 housing. so ''how'' are they on Section 8, considering that Frank is definitely at least middle class, which should disqualify them?
21st Jun '17 11:43:44 PM EtherReal
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** Also, it probably has a great deal IRL with the actor who played Bruce Mathis turning out to have made sexual advances at minors.
25th Feb '17 12:25:17 PM BiggerBen
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** I like to think that the camera cut away just before Mac and Dennis did something to forfeit the bet at the literal last second.
23rd Feb '17 2:13:36 PM TheUnknownUploader
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