History Recap / TheSimpsonsS12E3InsaneClownPoppy

14th Oct '17 7:49:56 PM NWolfman
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* StealthPun: At the mobsters' meeting, Fat Tony proposes that their website be named "crime.org." "Org" is short for organization. [[DontExplainTheJoke As in organized crime.]]
6th Oct '17 4:06:52 AM axle-k89
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* ImagineSpot: Krusty imagines his four aces singing to him and urging him to bet Sophie's violin in the poker game after he goes out to his car: "Do it, do it, do it, do it! [[TemptingFate She'll never know]]!"


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* LukeYouAreMyFather: Sophie reveals she is Krusty's daughter to him in her first scene with him. Naturally he doesn't believe her until she reminds him of what her mother looks like.
6th Sep '17 1:21:29 PM Robbyn
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* BackhandedApology: A closing gag has Homer being chased by the mafia mob. He then screams that he's sorry, causing them to stop and decide to leave him be. He then invokes this trope and the chase resumes.



* TooDumbToLive: When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again. Frankie the Squealer can't keep his mouth shut even under threat. Johnny Tightlips won't tell where a bullet hit him.

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* TooDumbToLive: TooDumbToLive:
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When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again. again.
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Frankie the Squealer can't keep his mouth shut even under threat. threat.
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Johnny Tightlips won't tell where a bullet hit him.



* WorldsSmallestViolin: When Krusty begs for his daughter's violin back after losing it in a poker game, Fat Tony does this, then realizes he can now do it for real. And he's [[HiddenDepths quite good at it]]!

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* WorldsSmallestViolin: When Krusty begs for his daughter's violin back after losing it in a poker game, Fat Tony does this, then realizes he can now do it for real. And he's [[HiddenDepths quite good at it]]!it]]!
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2nd Sep '17 8:23:47 PM NESBoy
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!! Tropes:

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!! Tropes:
This episode provides examples of:

* AgelessBirthdayEpisode:
-->'''Homer:''' Hey, pretend it's your birthday.\\
'''Lisa:''' It ''is'' my birthday!


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* TropesForDummies: At the Festival of Books, there's an entire "Books for Dummies" section, with books like "Eating Sandwiches for Dummies", "Cow Tipping for Dummies", and "Animation for Dummies". There's even a "...for Dummies" book for ''Literature/MobyDick'', with opens with the words, "Call me Ishmael, dummy." Bart meets the fictitious author of the books and asks how he wrote all of them. The author responds, "D-uh, I dunno. Me got to go to bank, now."
4th Apr '17 7:41:39 PM NWolfman
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* ShoutOut: The episode's name is a {{pun}} on Music/InsaneClownPosse.



* TooDumbToLive: When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again. Frankie the Squealer can't keep his mouth shut even under threat. Johnny Tightlips won't tell where a bullet hit him.

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* TooDumbToLive: When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again. Frankie the Squealer can't keep his mouth shut even under threat. Johnny Tightlips won't tell where a bullet hit him.him.
* WorldsSmallestViolin: When Krusty begs for his daughter's violin back after losing it in a poker game, Fat Tony does this, then realizes he can now do it for real. And he's [[HiddenDepths quite good at it]]!
2nd Mar '17 3:56:50 PM luiz4200
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* TooDumbToLive: When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again.

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* TooDumbToLive: When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again. Frankie the Squealer can't keep his mouth shut even under threat. Johnny Tightlips won't tell where a bullet hit him.
2nd Mar '17 3:55:04 PM luiz4200
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* LiteralMetaphor: When Homer asks Marge if he may play Devil's Advocate, he means [[BaitAndSwitch a pinball game with that name]].
2nd Mar '17 3:51:02 PM luiz4200
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* HoistByHisOwnPetard: Krusty tries to wage his car's stereo but his own anti-burglary system prevents him from removing it from the car.
2nd Mar '17 3:45:08 PM luiz4200
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Krusty meets the daughter he never knew he had, then breaks her trust by losing her violin in a poker game with mobsters.

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* MyCountryTisOfTheeThatISting: When Homer asks Marge if she wants something done right or fast, she says that, like all Americans, she wants fast.
* SureLetsGoWithThat: When Krusty recovers Sophie's violin, she finds thousands of dollars within the case and thinks he gave her the money. He plays along with her assumption.
* TemptingFate: After Homer and Bart blow up Lisa's room, she comments they didn't do it to Maggie's. Another explosion is then heard.
* TooDumbToLive: When the mobsters chasing Homer decide to stop, he provokes them again.
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