History Literature / AndAnotherThing

21st Aug '16 7:09:39 AM Morgenthaler
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* DeathOfTheOldGods: {{Cthulhu}} applies for the job as a new world's god but he can't close the deal because, since nobody is currently worshiping him, he's technically dead.

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* DeathOfTheOldGods: {{Cthulhu}} [[Franchise/CthulhuMythos Cthulhu]] applies for the job as a new world's god but he can't close the deal because, since nobody is currently worshiping him, he's technically dead.
30th Sep '15 8:57:43 AM Morgenthaler
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* {{Oireland}}: Subverted with Hillman Hunter, [[spoiler:who, as the consummate salesman, intentionally plays up every last nostalgic Irish stereotype imaginable in order to earn his clients' trust. He even bases his act on Barry Fitzgerald's character from ''TheQuietMan'']]. ''Jaysus an' Begorrah.''

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* {{Oireland}}: Subverted with Hillman Hunter, [[spoiler:who, as the consummate salesman, intentionally plays up every last nostalgic Irish stereotype imaginable in order to earn his clients' trust. He even bases his act on Barry Fitzgerald's character from ''TheQuietMan'']].''Film/TheQuietMan'']]. ''Jaysus an' Begorrah.''
20th Sep '15 8:50:57 PM nombretomado
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Almost at once, the gang is rescued by Galactic President Zaphod Beeblebrox, who, apparently, had been up to some ''very'' funny business since his last appearance. Now endebted to Wowbagger the Infinitely Prolonged, an aeons-old immortal, the President embarks on a quest to meet with the [[NorseMythology Nordic thunder-god Thor]] to fulfill his part of a very odd bargain. Meanwhile, Arthur Dent is elated, and the Vogons are very displeased, to find that the human species may yet live on, in the depths of a faraway dark nebula... (''[[ScareChord bohm bohm bohhhhm]]!!'')

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Almost at once, the gang is rescued by Galactic President Zaphod Beeblebrox, who, apparently, had been up to some ''very'' funny business since his last appearance. Now endebted to Wowbagger the Infinitely Prolonged, an aeons-old immortal, the President embarks on a quest to meet with the [[NorseMythology [[Myth/NorseMythology Nordic thunder-god Thor]] to fulfill his part of a very odd bargain. Meanwhile, Arthur Dent is elated, and the Vogons are very displeased, to find that the human species may yet live on, in the depths of a faraway dark nebula... (''[[ScareChord bohm bohm bohhhhm]]!!'')
17th Jul '15 10:48:46 AM Lullabee
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* CorruptCorporateExecutive: Hillman Hunter. Not ''corrupt'', per se, so much as ''sleazy.'' Bonus points for having created a phony space alien-related religion that is totally ''not'' {{Scientology}}. Could be argued it was more like the Heaven's Gate cult. The whole "being taken away by aliens in a spaceship" thing.

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* CorruptCorporateExecutive: Hillman Hunter. Not ''corrupt'', per se, so much as ''sleazy.'' Bonus points for having created a phony space alien-related religion that is [[ChurchOfHappyology totally ''not'' {{Scientology}}.not Scientology]]. Could be argued it was more like the Heaven's Gate cult. The whole "being taken away by aliens in a spaceship" thing.
13th Dec '14 2:21:27 AM Venatius
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Made ''even worse than that'' when you remember that Douglas Adams was going to have a happy ending in book six (Before the Trope-Naming AuthorExistenceFailure)

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Made ''even worse than that'' when you remember that Douglas Adams was going to have a happy ending in book six (Before the Trope-Naming (before AuthorExistenceFailure)
10th Oct '14 11:31:33 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* AllMythsAreTrue: Of the various beings interviewed for the new protector deity of Nano, among them are Thor (in a call back to the second book), [[GreekMythology Hecate]], and ''[[Creator/HPLovecraft Cthulhu]]'', among plenty of others. Norse mythology gets a lot of attention, appropriately.

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* AllMythsAreTrue: Of the various beings interviewed for the new protector deity of Nano, among them are Thor (in a call back to the second book), [[GreekMythology [[Myth/ClassicalMythology Hecate]], and ''[[Creator/HPLovecraft Cthulhu]]'', among plenty of others. Norse mythology gets a lot of attention, appropriately.
28th Jun '14 3:47:47 PM SANDTDXTGF
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28th Jun '14 3:45:48 PM XFllo
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* SexySoakedShirt:
-->''Arthur lay on his bunk looking up at the sky to where Fenchurch hovered on a cloud wearing the same dark jeans, high boots and sodden T-shirt that she wore when he had first seen her, passed out in the back of her arsehole brother’s car.\\
"Does the T-shirt have to be wet?" asked the computer.\\
"What? Oh, God, no. Sorry, of course not. I am such an idiot."\\
"Just trying to be accurate, I expect. I can portray this Fenchurch person naked, if you’d like."



* WetSariScene:
-->''Arthur lay on his bunk looking up at the sky to where Fenchurch hovered on a cloud wearing the same dark jeans, high boots and sodden T-shirt that she wore when he had first seen her, passed out in the back of her arsehole brother’s car.\\
"Does the T-shirt have to be wet?" asked the computer.\\
"What? Oh, God, no. Sorry, of course not. I am such an idiot."\\
"Just trying to be accurate, I expect. I can portray this Fenchurch person naked, if you’d like."
11th Jan '14 1:30:34 PM StFan
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''And Another Thing...'' is the sixth book in the [[TrilogyCreep increasingly inaccurately-named]] ''Literature/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' trilogy. It's notable for being the first installment of the series not written by its creator, Creator/DouglasAdams, but by Creator/EoinColfer[[note]]although it's very difficult to tell at times and painfully easy at others[[/note]], author of the ''Literature/ArtemisFowl'' series (not counting ''VideoGame/StarshipTitanic'', a tie-in novel written by Terry Jones of Creator/MontyPython fame). The book was released on October 12, 2009, to coincide with the thirtieth anniversary of the first book's original publication. Its storyline follows directly from where the fifth book, ''Literature/MostlyHarmless'', left off.

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''And '''''And Another Thing...'' ''''' is the sixth book in the [[TrilogyCreep increasingly inaccurately-named]] ''Literature/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' trilogy. It's notable for being the first installment of the series not written by its creator, Creator/DouglasAdams, but by Creator/EoinColfer[[note]]although it's very difficult to tell at times and painfully easy at others[[/note]], author of the ''Literature/ArtemisFowl'' series (not counting ''VideoGame/StarshipTitanic'', a tie-in novel written by Terry Jones of Creator/MontyPython fame). The book was released on October 12, 2009, to coincide with the thirtieth anniversary of the first book's original publication. Its storyline follows directly from where the fifth book, ''Literature/MostlyHarmless'', left off.






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19th Nov '13 5:52:58 AM SeptimusHeap
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* AllTheMyriadWays: [[spoiler:Except for "our" versions, every single Arthur, Ford and Trilian in the multiverse is killed, apparently out of sheer spite on the part of the multiverse itself. Many of these are also {{Necro Non Sequitur}}s.]]


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* ExpendableAlternateUniverse: [[spoiler:Except for "our" versions, every single Arthur, Ford and Trilian in the multiverse is killed, apparently out of sheer spite on the part of the multiverse itself. Many of these are also {{Necro Non Sequitur}}s.]]
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