History Heartwarming / ThirtyRock

20th Sep '17 1:25:45 PM clamster
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* In '"Verna", Jenna's [StageMom abusive mother] Verna claims to have changed and wants to make amends. When Jack discovers Verna is really only there to use Jenna to get a reality television deal, he decides not to spoil Jenna's illusions and instead strikes a deal with Verna to pay her $12,000 a year (plus a tarp for her washing machine) to act like a good mother and visit on four holidays.

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* In '"Verna", Jenna's [StageMom [[StageMom abusive mother] mother]] Verna claims to have changed and wants to make amends. When Jack discovers Verna is really only there to use Jenna to get a reality television deal, he decides not to spoil Jenna's illusions and instead strikes a deal with Verna to pay her $12,000 a year (plus a tarp for her washing machine) to act like a good mother and visit on four holidays.
20th Sep '17 1:25:25 PM clamster
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*In '"Verna", Jenna's [StageMom abusive mother] Verna claims to have changed and wants to make amends. When Jack discovers Verna is really only there to use Jenna to get a reality television deal, he decides not to spoil Jenna's illusions and instead strikes a deal with Verna to pay her $12,000 a year (plus a tarp for her washing machine) to act like a good mother and visit on four holidays.
30th Jan '17 8:56:17 AM AnotherGuy
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** The final scene; [[spoiler:we zoom out of a snow globe of 30 Rock and see Kenneth discussing the idea of a 30 Rock TV show with a "Miss Lemon". It seems like a send up of the controversial ending of ''Series/StElsewhere'', in which it was AllJustADream. But then we see flying cars going past Kenneth's window, and realize it is the future; the "Miss Lemon" is actually Liz's descendant, basing a show on the stories her great grandmother told her. She tells Kenneth this and he ([[OlderThanTheyLook looking no older]], by the way) says "I know... and I love it!"]]

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** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aE744P_DSzA The final scene; scene]]; [[spoiler:we zoom out of a snow globe of 30 Rock and see Kenneth discussing the idea of a 30 Rock TV show with a "Miss Lemon". It seems like a send up of the controversial ending of ''Series/StElsewhere'', in which it was AllJustADream. But then we see flying cars going past Kenneth's window, and realize it is the future; the "Miss Lemon" is actually Liz's descendant, basing a show on the stories her great grandmother told her. She tells Kenneth this and he ([[OlderThanTheyLook looking no older]], by the way) says "I know... and I love it!"]]
29th Jun '16 12:11:30 PM Da1tonTheGreat
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* Liz and Criss adopting eight-year old twins in "A Goon's Deed in a Weary World." It gets even more heartwarming when it turns out that Janet and Terry are Jenna and Tracy in miniature, and Liz, who's wanted a child for some time now, tearfully says that it "seems about right." They appear later in the epilogue during Take Your Black Kid to Work Day on the set of ''Grizz & Herz'' quietly doing their homework, implying that their parents have managed to eliminate in their children the numerous problems that made Tracy and Jenna so hard to work with.



-->'''Jack''': Lemon, there is a word, a once special word thatís been tragically co-opted by the romance industrial complex, and I would hate to use it here and have you think that I am suggesting any type of romantic sentiment, let alone an invitation to scale bone mountain. Itís a word that comes to us by way of the old high German "luba" from the Latin "lubera" meaning "to be pleasing." So Iím going to use this word to describe how I feel about you in the way that our Anglo-Saxon forefathers would have used it in reference to say "hot bowl of bear meat" or "your enemy's skull split.

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-->'''Jack''': Lemon, there is a word, a once special word thatís been tragically co-opted by the romance industrial complex, and I would hate to use it here and have you think that I am suggesting any type of romantic sentiment, let alone an invitation to scale bone mountain. Itís a word that comes to us by way of the old high German "luba" from the Latin "lubera" meaning "to be pleasing." So Iím going to use this word to describe how I feel about you in the way that our Anglo-Saxon forefathers would have used it in reference to say "hot bowl of bear meat" or "your enemy's skull split."



7th May '16 5:39:23 AM AnotherGuy
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* We also find out in the last episode Tracy is sabotaging the show because... he doesn't want to say goodbye.
14th Jan '16 4:37:52 PM jormis29
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** The final scene; [[spoiler:we zoom out of a snow globe of 30 Rock and see Kenneth discussing the idea of a 30 Rock TV show with a "Miss Lemon". It seems like a send up of the controversial ending of StElsewhere, in which it was AllJustADream. But then we see flying cars going past Kenneth's window, and realize it is the future; the "Miss Lemon" is actually Liz's descendant, basing a show on the stories her great grandmother told her. She tells Kenneth this and he ([[OlderThanTheyLook looking no older]], by the way) says "I know... and I love it!"]]

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** The final scene; [[spoiler:we zoom out of a snow globe of 30 Rock and see Kenneth discussing the idea of a 30 Rock TV show with a "Miss Lemon". It seems like a send up of the controversial ending of StElsewhere, ''Series/StElsewhere'', in which it was AllJustADream. But then we see flying cars going past Kenneth's window, and realize it is the future; the "Miss Lemon" is actually Liz's descendant, basing a show on the stories her great grandmother told her. She tells Kenneth this and he ([[OlderThanTheyLook looking no older]], by the way) says "I know... and I love it!"]]
1st Nov '15 1:49:05 AM Quietomega
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** The season five episode, "Mrs. Donaghy," had them falling out after they (accidentally) married each other. HR intervenes with a series of questions that make them realise just how important their friendship is to each other:
---> Have you spent time with each other's families? Have you attended special events together, such as class reunions, birthday or holiday celebrations, weddings, or extended car trips? Are you each other's emergency contacts? Do you ever drink together at work, perhaps while summarizing what you've learned over the day or week? Have you shared intimate details of your fears, hopes, and dreams, both personal and professional? Is this the longest and perhaps most meaningful relationship in your life?
16th Sep '15 4:45:37 PM brilloboy
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*** Not to forget, in the same episode Avery asks Intoxicated!Liz how she feels about Jack. Her reply: "He's the best one. I don't know what I would do with out him." A bit of a tearjerker for this troper.
11th Aug '15 9:15:08 AM Leah423
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* When we find out that despite his strip club attendance and other shenanigans, Tracy is actually completely loyal to his wife and they are very much in love.
2nd Aug '15 1:52:15 PM stormofhale
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** Also from "Mazel Tov, Dummies!", is the scene where Criss manages to get Liz to admit that yes, her wedding day is important to her and she shouldn't hide the fact that she wants it to be special. Among the days Liz suggests she values more are the days TGS got picked up, the day she got an all-pink sleeve of Starbursts, and the day she met Criss.
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