History Recap / TheSimpsonsS10E5WhenYouDishUponAStar

27th Jan '16 9:51:59 PM Demetrios
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* NegativeContinuity: Homer finds parasailing cool enough to fill him [[TemptingFate contemptuous pride]]. Apparently, [[Recap/TheSimpsonsS5E15DeepSpaceHomer flying into space]] just wasn't good enough for him.
14th Dec '15 6:18:03 PM windyshadow32
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24th Oct '15 9:53:49 PM maxwellsilver
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* ActorAllusion: After Ron Howard sells Homer's idea for a movie, the episode ends with the musical sting from ''HappyDays''.
6th Jul '15 1:37:06 PM Wartzanall
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* AccidentalMisnaming: Homer called Alec Baldwin "''Alex'' Baldwin" (and initially confused Alec Baldwin for his brother, Billy, who does look like him in RealLife).

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* AccidentalMisnaming: Homer called Alec Baldwin "''Alex'' Baldwin" Baldwin"[[note]]even though Alec Baldwin's real name is "Alexander"[[/note]] (and initially confused Alec Baldwin for his brother, Billy, who does look like him in RealLife).
28th Jul '14 3:51:53 PM HellKillUsAll
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* {{Bowdlerization}}: The chalkboard gag "Butt.com is not my e-mail address" was changed to "Butt.butt" after it was discovered that there was a real porn site called "Butt.com".
5th May '14 9:56:52 PM NESBoy
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* LeadIn: The episode opens with a scene featuring Homer as WesternAnimation/YogiBear, Bart as Boo-Boo, and Ned Flanders as Ranger Smith, who Homer ends up mauling. Just as "Homi" is about to maul "Bart-Bart", this is revealed to be a dream of Homer's. Homer's kids wake him up to remind him of his promise to take them to a lake. Homer goes back to sleep afterwards and dreams that he's WesternAnimation/MagillaGorilla mauling Mr. Peebles.


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* NotWearingPantsDream: Homer describes his ''WesternAnimation/YogiBear'' dream as this.
-->"I was having the most wonderful dream. I had a hat and a tie with no pants on."
21st Feb '14 10:47:38 AM m8e
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* LetsGetDangerous: Subverted. Once Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger are unable to stop Homer, RonHoward mutters "I guess it's up to me...", and dramatically leaps towards Homer's RV... only to miss it and tumble down the road.

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* LetsGetDangerous: Subverted. Once Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger are unable to stop Homer, RonHoward Creator/RonHoward mutters "I guess it's up to me...", and dramatically leaps towards Homer's RV... only to miss it and tumble down the road.
16th Feb '14 9:28:09 AM m8e
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* TheDeadRiseToAdvertise: Homer provides the page quote while ranting during the trial. He references a real-life vacuum commercial that used the late FredAstaire.

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* TheDeadRiseToAdvertise: Homer provides the page quote while ranting during the trial. He references a real-life vacuum commercial that used the late FredAstaire.Creator/FredAstaire.
16th Sep '13 2:08:03 AM SeptimusHeap
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* AccidentalMisnaming: Homer called Alec Baldwin "''Alex'' Baldwin" (and initially confused Alec Baldwin for his brother, Billy, who does look like him in RealLife).



* MyNameIsNotDurwood: Homer called Alec Baldwin "''Alex'' Baldwin" (and initially confused Alec Baldwin for his brother, Billy, who does look like him in RealLife).
24th Jun '13 9:28:44 PM SpideyTerry
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* ActorAllusion: After Ron Howard sells Homer's idea for a movie, the episode ends with the musical sting from ''HappyDays''.
* TheAlcoholic: Ron Howard
* CannotKeepASecret: Homer
* TheDeadRiseToAdvertise: Homer provides the page quote while ranting during the trial. He references a real-life vacuum commercial that used the late FredAstaire.
-->"You celebrities need to realize that the public owns you for life! And after you're dead, you'll all be in commercials dancing with vacuum cleaners."
* DynamicEntry: Homer meets Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin by crashing through their skylight and landing on the latter.
* TheHeart: According to Ron Howard, the talking pie is this in Homer's movie pitch.
* ItsPersonal: "It is personal. He's got our underwear!"



* MyNameIsNotDurwood: Homer called Alec Baldwin "''Alex'' Baldwin" (and initially confused Alec Baldwin for his brother, Billy, who does look like him in RealLife).

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* MyNameIsNotDurwood: Homer called Alec Baldwin "''Alex'' Baldwin" (and initially confused Alec Baldwin for his brother, Billy, who does look like him in RealLife).RealLife).
* SecretKeeper: Homer for the celebrities, but he eventually cracks.
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