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27th Jun '14 1:31:56 AM EarlOfSandvich
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--> Your life's no blast when you can't get cast 'cause... THE BATTERY'S DOWN!

''[[http://www.thebatterysdown.com/ The Battery's Down]]'' is a Web series about an actor trying to get a job on Broadway. Jake Wilson plays the main character [[{{author avatar}} Jake Wilson]]. The show features several guest stars from broadway.
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!!!This work features examples of:
* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake does this while watching the Tonys
** Also, Dr. Essajay suggests masturbation to help Jake get over his nightmares about Sutton Foster.
* AmbiguouslyGay: Jake
** [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] several times
* {{Author Avatar}}: Jake
* AuthorFilibuster: An [[CharacterBlog Andrew's Blog]] episode on Gay Marriage during the final episode
* BadBadActing: Molly at Jake's ''Roller Coaster Highway'' audition.
** Also Jake in-universe. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVsJAGcGcMs His improv is god awful]]
* BadGirlSong: Takin' off
* {{Catchphrase}}: You should '''be''' in that
* {{Clip Show}}: "Intermission"
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Molly Black
* ComicallyMissingThePoint: Molly Black does this a lot.
* TheDanza: Jake Wilson.
* TheDitz: Nuance is the LA Stoner version of this.
* DrFeelgood: Dr. Essajay.
** She gave ''Nuance'' pot.
* ForTheEvulz: Why Pepe is trying to wreck Broadway
* FunWithAcronyms: Men for Ethical Animal Treatment. Led by [[ModernFamily Jesse Tyler]] [[TheTwentyFifthAnnualPutnamCountySpellingBee Ferguson]]
* {{Hey Its That Guy}}: Way too many to count
* IAmSong: "This is your life"
* {{I Need A Freaking Drink}}: Molly's brother is [[AcceptableEthnicTarget Irish]]. Need I say more?
* {{Its All About Me}}: Bat'ya actually sings a song called "All about me"
** With a chorus that [[Theatre/{{Thirteen}} every broadway obsessed teenager would know]].
* ProductPlacement: "Roller Coaster Highway" seems like an ad for 7-up at times.
* RunningGag: Every time Pepe drinks vodka, he will end up coughing.
* SassyBlackWoman: Lala
* ShoutOut: The whole series
* ShowWithinAShow: "Roller Coaster Highway"
* TheStoner: Nuance
* TriumphantReprise: of "This is your life" after [[spoiler: Jake books his first Broadway show]]
* ThisIsForEmphasisBitch: During "Keep It Campy"
-->"This song is a lesson and a threat you bitch!"
* VillainSong: "Down! Down! Down!"
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--> Your life's no blast when you can't get cast 'cause... THE BATTERY'S DOWN!

''[[http://www.thebatterysdown.com/ The Battery's Down]]'' is a Web series about an actor trying to get a job on Broadway. Jake Wilson plays the main character [[{{author avatar}} Jake Wilson]]. The show features several guest stars from broadway.
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!!!This work features examples of:
* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake does this while watching the Tonys
** Also, Dr. Essajay suggests masturbation to help Jake get over his nightmares about Sutton Foster.
* AmbiguouslyGay: Jake
** [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] several times
* {{Author Avatar}}: Jake
* AuthorFilibuster: An [[CharacterBlog Andrew's Blog]] episode on Gay Marriage during the final episode
* BadBadActing: Molly at Jake's ''Roller Coaster Highway'' audition.
** Also Jake in-universe. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVsJAGcGcMs His improv is god awful]]
* BadGirlSong: Takin' off
* {{Catchphrase}}: You should '''be''' in that
* {{Clip Show}}: "Intermission"
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Molly Black
* ComicallyMissingThePoint: Molly Black does this a lot.
* TheDanza: Jake Wilson.
* TheDitz: Nuance is the LA Stoner version of this.
* DrFeelgood: Dr. Essajay.
** She gave ''Nuance'' pot.
* ForTheEvulz: Why Pepe is trying to wreck Broadway
* FunWithAcronyms: Men for Ethical Animal Treatment. Led by [[ModernFamily Jesse Tyler]] [[TheTwentyFifthAnnualPutnamCountySpellingBee Ferguson]]
* {{Hey Its That Guy}}: Way too many to count
* IAmSong: "This is your life"
* {{I Need A Freaking Drink}}: Molly's brother is [[AcceptableEthnicTarget Irish]]. Need I say more?
* {{Its All About Me}}: Bat'ya actually sings a song called "All about me"
** With a chorus that [[Theatre/{{Thirteen}} every broadway obsessed teenager would know]].
* ProductPlacement: "Roller Coaster Highway" seems like an ad for 7-up at times.
* RunningGag: Every time Pepe drinks vodka, he will end up coughing.
* SassyBlackWoman: Lala
* ShoutOut: The whole series
* ShowWithinAShow: "Roller Coaster Highway"
* TheStoner: Nuance
* TriumphantReprise: of "This is your life" after [[spoiler: Jake books his first Broadway show]]
* ThisIsForEmphasisBitch: During "Keep It Campy"
-->"This song is a lesson and a threat you bitch!"
* VillainSong: "Down! Down! Down!"
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3rd Jan '14 8:20:33 PM JIKTV
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* ThisIsTvTropesBitch: During "Keep It Campy"

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* ThisIsTvTropesBitch: ThisIsForEmphasisBitch: During "Keep It Campy"
25th Jun '12 2:14:38 PM MSPachina
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''[[http://www.thebatterysdown.com/ The Battery's Down]]'' is a Web series about an actor trying to get a job on Broadway. It's {{better than it sounds}}. Jake Wilson plays the main character [[{{author avatar}} Jake Wilson]]. The show features several guest stars from broadway.

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''[[http://www.thebatterysdown.com/ The Battery's Down]]'' is a Web series about an actor trying to get a job on Broadway. It's {{better than it sounds}}. Jake Wilson plays the main character [[{{author avatar}} Jake Wilson]]. The show features several guest stars from broadway.
6th Apr '12 5:41:34 AM HersheleOstropoler
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** With a chorus that [[Theatre/Thirteen every broadway obsessed teenager would know]].

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** With a chorus that [[Theatre/Thirteen [[Theatre/{{Thirteen}} every broadway obsessed teenager would know]].
6th Apr '12 5:40:56 AM HersheleOstropoler
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* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake invokes this trope while watching the Tonys

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* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake invokes does this trope while watching the Tonys



** With a chorus that [[{{ptitlefiwg8rim}} every broadway obsessed teenager would know]].

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** With a chorus that [[{{ptitlefiwg8rim}} [[Theatre/Thirteen every broadway obsessed teenager would know]].
6th Apr '12 4:56:36 AM HersheleOstropoler
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* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake -ahem- Invokes this troke while watching the Tonys

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* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake -ahem- Invokes invokes this troke trope while watching the Tonys
8th Mar '12 6:13:36 PM LouieW
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* TheDitz: Nuance is the LA Stoner version of this.



* RalphWiggum: Nuance is the LA Stoner version of this.
17th Oct '11 6:08:46 PM CaitsMeow
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* {{Completely Missing The Point}}: Molly Black does this a lot.
** Also, a lot of the comments on "with your hands" seem to do this

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* {{Completely Missing The Point}}: ComicallyMissingThePoint: Molly Black does this a lot.
** Also, a lot of the comments on "with your hands" seem to do this
lot.
14th Oct '11 5:06:16 PM nrjxll
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* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake -ahem- [[IfYouKnowWhatIMean Invokes this troke]] while watching the Tonys

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* ADateWithRosiePalms: "This is Your Life" hints that Jake -ahem- [[IfYouKnowWhatIMean Invokes this troke]] troke while watching the Tonys
17th Feb '11 3:45:09 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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*{{Unfortunate Implications}}: During season 2, Jake is cast in a show called "Bad Pussy". It's a "Reality Show" about a cat whispering vet (Played by Jake, who is not a vet.)
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