History Recap / TheLegendOfKorraS1E8WhenExtremesMeet

17th Jan '17 12:37:16 PM Scorntex
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* MoodWhiplash: The first half of the episode is relatively light-hearted with plenty of laughs and heartwarming moments. Then Republic City becomes a police state similar to the Nazi era and the Red Scare. All of Korra's friends are arrested and Tarrlok reveals he can bloodbend, without a full moon, providing probably the biggest DownerEnding in the series so far.

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* MoodWhiplash: MoodWhiplash:
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The first half of the episode is relatively light-hearted with plenty of laughs and heartwarming moments. Then Republic City becomes a police state similar to the Nazi era and the Red Scare. All of Korra's friends are arrested and Tarrlok reveals he can bloodbend, without a full moon, providing probably the biggest DownerEnding in the series so far.far.
** Just as the Krew form the new Team Avatar, Meelo, coming out of nowhere, lands on their hands and farts.
26th Dec '16 6:05:15 AM fruitstripegum
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* DownerEnding: Even worse than last episode. Asami, Bolin, Mako, and many other innocent people are in prison, and not even Tenzin can bail them out, and Korra's been sent somewhere, with Tarrlok saying she'll never see Republic City again.


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* DownerEnding: Even worse than last episode. Asami, Bolin, Mako, and many other innocent people are in prison, and not even Tenzin can bail them out, and Korra's been sent somewhere, with Tarrlok saying she'll never see Republic City again.
1st Dec '16 10:09:44 AM fruitstripegum
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* HopeSpot: It seems that by the end of the episode, Korra has defeated Tarrlok. Then he reveals his Bloodbending ability...
* IHaveYourWife: Tarrlok uses the fact he has Korra's friends in custody to blackmail Korra into serving him, but it backfires.



* HopeSpot: It seems that by the end of the episode, Korra has defeated Tarrlok. Then he reveals his Bloodbending ability...
* IHaveYourWife: Tarrlok uses the fact he has Korra's friends in custody to blackmail Korra into serving him, but it backfires.
9th Sep '16 11:39:47 AM IvanovTroping97
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* ThunderShock: Korra's face when Ikki tells Asami that the Avatar is crushing on Mako.

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* ThunderShock: ThunderShock[=/=]WideEyesAndShrunkenIrises: Korra's face when Ikki tells Asami that the Avatar is crushing on Mako.
15th May '16 1:50:27 PM erforce
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** Anyone suspected of helping the Equalist terrorists, or of even being the same "type" as them (ie. non-benders) are arrested and held indefinitely with no hope of release. [[WarOnTerror Do]] [[ANaziByAnyOtherName we]] [[Film/HotelRwanda really]] [[FantasticRacism need]] [[RedScare to]] [[SchindlersList spell]] [[ComicBook/VForVendetta this]] [[POWCamp one]] [[UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler out?]]

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** Anyone suspected of helping the Equalist terrorists, or of even being the same "type" as them (ie. non-benders) are arrested and held indefinitely with no hope of release. [[WarOnTerror Do]] [[ANaziByAnyOtherName we]] [[Film/HotelRwanda really]] [[FantasticRacism need]] [[RedScare to]] [[SchindlersList [[Film/SchindlersList spell]] [[ComicBook/VForVendetta this]] [[POWCamp one]] [[UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler out?]]
5th Aug '15 7:38:11 PM acdc827
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** Later when Korra confronts him for arresting her friends and using his power to threaten and intomidate, which is exactly what Amon says is wrong with benders, he asks if she's not doing the same. She denies it, but it clearly affects her at least for a second.

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** Later when Korra confronts him for arresting her friends and using his power to threaten and intomidate, intimidate, which is exactly what Amon says is wrong with benders, he asks if she's not doing the same. She denies it, but it clearly affects her at least for a second.
14th Jul '15 1:28:13 PM acdc827
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-->'''Tarrlok:''' How is your airbending going? Made any significant progress with that? ''(Korra looks down in shame)'' I didn't think so.
** Later when Korra confronts him for arresting her friends and using his power to threaten and intomidate, which is exactly what Amon says is wrong with benders, he asks if she's not doing the same. She denies it, but it clearly affects her at least for a second.
-->'''Tarrlok:''' You obviously have something on your mind. Spit it out.\\
'''Korra:''' Don't you see? You're doing exactly what Amon says is wrong with benders. You're using your power to oppress and intimidate people.\\
'''Tarrlok:''' And you ''don't''?\\
'''Korra:''' ''(Taken aback)'' Of- ''(Determined)'' Of course not!\\
'''Tarrlok:''' Isn't that what you came here to do? Intimidate me into releasing your friends? ''(Korra glares at him)''
28th Jun '15 3:43:57 PM Silverblade2
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* CallBack: The episode brings back the bloodbending from the original series.



* ContinuityNod:
** The wall fountain in Tarrlok's office incorporates a design of two koi in a yin-yang configuration, referencing the original incarnations of the ocean and moon spirits from the first series.
** Tarrlok's bloodbending ability.

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* ContinuityNod:
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ContinuityNod: The wall fountain in Tarrlok's office incorporates a design of two koi in a yin-yang configuration, referencing the original incarnations of the ocean and moon spirits from the first series.
** Tarrlok's bloodbending ability.
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19th May '15 12:55:43 AM Chris116
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->''There are a lot of things about me that you don't know.''
22nd Mar '15 12:15:42 PM Morgenthaler
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** Anyone suspected of helping the Equalist terrorists, or of even being the same "type" as them (ie. non-benders) are arrested and held indefinitely with no hope of release. [[WarOnTerror Do]] [[ANaziByAnyOtherName we]] [[HotelRwanda really]] [[FantasticRacism need]] [[RedScare to]] [[SchindlersList spell]] [[ComicBook/VForVendetta this]] [[POWCamp one]] [[UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler out?]]

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** Anyone suspected of helping the Equalist terrorists, or of even being the same "type" as them (ie. non-benders) are arrested and held indefinitely with no hope of release. [[WarOnTerror Do]] [[ANaziByAnyOtherName we]] [[HotelRwanda [[Film/HotelRwanda really]] [[FantasticRacism need]] [[RedScare to]] [[SchindlersList spell]] [[ComicBook/VForVendetta this]] [[POWCamp one]] [[UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler out?]]
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