History Recap / TheSimpsonsS11E5EIEIAnnoyedGrunt

27th May '18 2:56:59 PM schoi30
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* AnimalGenderBender: The neighboring farmers have an Asian elephant which they named "Petunia" and refer to as female, despite the elephant having tusks which make it a male.
21st May '18 10:25:20 PM Savini24
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* DangerTakesABackseat: The Laramie executives fly away on their helicopter and steal the only remaining tomacco plant, leaving the Simpsons behind to be attacked by the junkie farm animals. The pilot then mentions that the helicopter is overweight [[FiveSecondForeshadowing a few seconds before]] a goat that managed to sneak on attacks the executives to try to eat the plant, making the helicopter go out of control and crash.

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* DangerTakesABackseat: The Laramie executives fly away on their helicopter and steal the only remaining tomacco plant, leaving the Simpsons behind to be attacked by the junkie farm animals. The pilot then mentions that the helicopter is overweight [[FiveSecondForeshadowing a few seconds before]] a goat sheep that managed to sneak on attacks the executives to try to eat the plant, making the helicopter go out of control and crash.
12th May '18 11:20:08 AM marcoasalazarm
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* HalfwayPlotSwitch: The episode starts with Homer randomly doing {{Glove Slap}}s, only to inadvertently end up in a duel with a southerner, which he escapes by hiding out at his family's farm. Unlike other episodes where the previous plotline is forgotten, when the Simpsons return home, Homer finds the southerner ''[[{{Determinator}} still]]'' waiting for him and ends up dueling.

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The episode starts with Homer randomly doing {{Glove Slap}}s, only to inadvertently end up in a duel with a southerner, which he escapes by hiding out at his family's farm. Unlike other episodes where the previous plotline is forgotten, when the Simpsons return home, Homer finds the southerner ''[[{{Determinator}} still]]'' waiting for him and ends up dueling.dueling.
** The sequence with the addicted farm animals attacking the Simpsons gives the episode a momentary detour into ZombieApocalypse territory.
12th May '18 11:12:01 AM marcoasalazarm
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* CorruptCorporateExecutive: The Laramie executives, looking to buy the tomacco in order to make people addicted to cigarettes and other tobacco products from youth.
* DangerTakesABackseat: The Laramie executives fly away on their helicopter and steal the only remaining tomacco plant, leaving the Simpsons behind to be attacked by the junkie farm animals. The pilot then mentions that the helicopter is overweight [[FiveSecondForeshadowing a few seconds before]] a goat that managed to sneak on attacks the executives to try to eat the plant, making the helicopter go out of control and crash.


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* TalkToTheFist: Homer's ImagineSpot about how Zorro would handle the Southerner has Zorro pulling out his sword (probably having asked for a proper duel) and doing a flourish, which is followed by the Southerner drawing his pistol and killing him with one shot.


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* TriggerHappy: Implied with the Southerner, with his RV having stickers for "honk if you demand satisfaction (read: duel)" and one saying that he's a member of a pistol dueling society.
8th Apr '18 5:45:39 PM SpideyTerry
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* ClothingDamage: Shown in the ''Zorro'' movie, much to the annoyance of the love interest.
-->"What part of 'Stop cutting my dress off' don't you understand?"



** Later, after fleeing home to avoid the duel, the family looks for a place to live and bumps into Jimmy Carter. He's busy at a Habitat for Humanity and ask him to build a new house. When he says he's busy with his current project, Homer yells at him--leading to Carter taking off one of his gloves. Homer drives away, as Carter demands satisfaction.

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** Later, after fleeing home to avoid the duel, the family looks for a place to live and bumps into Jimmy Carter. He's busy at a Habitat for Humanity and Humanity, but they ask him to build a new house. When he says he's too busy with his current project, Homer yells at him--leading to Carter taking off one of his gloves. Homer drives away, as Carter demands satisfaction.


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* JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope: Homer's initial glove slap was to defend Marge's honor. It quickly escalated out of control from there.
* LaserGuidedKarma:
** It takes a while, but Homer does suffer for his constant glove-slapping.
** The Laramie executives get killed because they stole the plant they intended to use to exploit others.


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* NeverMyFault: "Oh, honey, I had the worst nightmare. This glove kept slapping people, and I was getting blamed."
22nd Feb '18 2:45:47 AM KLS2097
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* DeliciousDistraction: The Southern Gentleman has a thing for mincemeat pie, evident as he got a smell of it during the duel. Subverted when [[TooDumbToLive Homer reminds the Colonel, who promptly shoots him in the shoulder]].
22nd Feb '18 2:39:59 AM KLS2097
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** The Dueling Colonel has a mudflap with him likened to WesternAnimation/{{YosemiteSam}} on his RV.

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** The Dueling Colonel has a mudflap with him likened to WesternAnimation/{{YosemiteSam}} WesternAnimation/{{Yosemite Sam}} on his RV.
22nd Feb '18 2:39:43 AM KLS2097
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* Determinator: The Southern Gentleman waited outside the Simpson house for his pistol duel, despite being gone for weeks.

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* Determinator: {{Determinator}}: The Southern Gentleman waited outside the Simpson house for his pistol duel, despite the family being gone for weeks.



** The Dueling Colonel has a mudflap with him likened to {{WesternAnimation/YosemiteSam}}.

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** The Dueling Colonel has a mudflap with him likened to {{WesternAnimation/YosemiteSam}}.WesternAnimation/{{YosemiteSam}} on his RV.
22nd Feb '18 2:37:50 AM KLS2097
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* BaitAndSwitch: The Simpson family are in the Googolplex Cinema, and it seems like they were watching a war film. Suddenly, it is revealed to be a commercial for Buzz Cola, with the German soldier sitting up [[MajorInjuryUnderreaction despite being wounded]], and telling them that the drinks are "available in the lobby".


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* Determinator: The Southern Gentleman waited outside the Simpson house for his pistol duel, despite being gone for weeks.


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* NegativeContinuity: The Simpsons hide out at Grampa's old farm, [[Recap/TheSimpsonsS6E10GrampaVsSexualInadequacy despite the house being burnt down last time]].


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* RealityEnsues: The Southern Gentleman shoots Zorro immediately after drawing his sword in an ImagineSpot.


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** The Dueling Colonel has a mudflap with him likened to {{WesternAnimation/YosemiteSam}}.
5th Nov '17 8:49:54 AM megajake
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* ArtisticLicenseBiology: Played with. While no one has ever cross-bred tomato and tobacco plants, since both plants are in the nightshade family, it is theoretically possible.
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