History Recap / TheSimpsonsS13E2TheParentRap

27th Apr '17 12:53:24 AM trixus
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* DisproportionateRetribution: Homer and Marge want to get even with the judge that sentenced you to the pillory, and try to sink her houseboat.



* KarmaHoudini: Lisa calls Bart out for not taking responsibility for his actions and letting his parents be punished. It isn't until Homer and Marge are sentenced to jail when Bart finally admits he deserves the punishment instead of them.

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* KarmaHoudini: Lisa calls Bart out for not taking responsibility for his actions and letting his parents be punished. It isn't until Homer and Marge are sentenced to jail when Bart finally admits he deserves the punishment instead of them. He still get away with it.
1st Apr '17 1:08:28 PM N8han11
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* DisproportionateRetribution: Okay, so you want to get even with the judge that sentenced you to the pillory. Sinking her houseboat is a bit much. And if it wasn't intentional, what did Homer intend with that cinder block?
** The implication is that he panicked and tried to hit the judge with the cinderblock when she was about to catch them, yes.

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* DisproportionateRetribution: Okay, so you Homer and Marge want to get even with the judge that sentenced you to the pillory. Sinking pillory, and try to sink her houseboat is a bit much. And if it wasn't intentional, what did Homer intend with that cinder block?
** The implication is that he panicked and tried to hit the judge with the cinderblock when she was about to catch them, yes.
houseboat.



* IdiotBall: Shouldn't Lisa have invoked the eighth amendment while in the courtroom during either sentence?
** Probably to avoid punishment.
* JerkAss: [[CaptainObvious Judge Harm]]. UpToEleven, and then some. Her punishments are outdated, bordering on illegal.
** It's not like Homer's a saint here, though. See DisproportionateRetribution above, and you'll know why Judge Harm wanted to chuck Homer in prison "till frogs do fractions."
* KarmaHoudini: Lisa calls Bart out for not taking responsibility for his actions and letting his parents be punished. It isnt until Homer and Marge are sentenced to jail when Bart finally admits he deserves the punishment instead of them.
* NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast: Judge Harm? Yeah, I'm sure she'll give a lenient sentence...

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* IdiotBall: Shouldn't Lisa have invoked the eighth amendment while in the courtroom during either sentence?
** Probably to avoid punishment.
* JerkAss: [[CaptainObvious Judge Harm]]. UpToEleven, and then some. Her Harm's]] punishments are outdated, bordering on illegal.
** It's not like Homer's a saint here, though. See DisproportionateRetribution above, and you'll know why Judge Harm wanted to chuck Homer in prison "till frogs do fractions."
* KarmaHoudini: Lisa calls Bart out for not taking responsibility for his actions and letting his parents be punished. It isnt isn't until Homer and Marge are sentenced to jail when Bart finally admits he deserves the punishment instead of them.
* NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast: Judge Harm? Yeah, I'm sure she'll give a lenient sentence...Harm really lives up to her name.
23rd Jan '17 9:50:19 PM notShemp
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* AcquaintedWithEmergencyServices: In Season 13, "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS13E2TheParentRap The Parent Rap]]", the Simpsons go to court when Bart and Milhouse get in trouble for stealing Chief Wiggum's squad car. Judge Roy Snyder is shown to know Bart already pretty well when he is brought to court. Bart knows him pretty well too, since he knows that he will let him of the hook, since "boys will be boys".

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* AcquaintedWithEmergencyServices: In Season 13, "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS13E2TheParentRap The Parent Rap]]", the Simpsons go to court when Bart and Milhouse get in trouble for stealing Chief Wiggum's squad car. Judge Roy Snyder is shown to know Bart already pretty well when he is brought to court. Bart knows him pretty well too, since he knows that he will let him of the hook, since "boys will be boys".
23rd Jan '17 9:50:08 PM notShemp
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* AcquaintedWithEmergencyServices: In Season 13, "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS13E2TheParentRap The Parent Rap]]", the Simpsons go to court when Bart and Milhouse get in trouble for stealing Chief Wiggum's squad car. Judge Roy Snyder is shown to know Bart already pretty well when he is brought to court. Bart knows him pretty well too, since he knows that he will let him of the hook, since "boys will be boys".
-->'''Marge''': I love our court days. It's about the only thing we do as a family anymore.\\
''(the Simpsons walk past a bailiff)''\\
'''Lisa''': ''(to the bailiff)'' Hey, Karie.\\
'''Karie''': Hey, Lisa.
11th Jan '17 12:29:59 PM MattP5557
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* BigDamnHeroes: Judge Snyder gets back from vacation exactly one second before Judge Harm is able to make Bart's sentence official.
11th Jan '17 12:14:53 PM MattP5557
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* ButForMeItWasTuesday: The Simpsons attitude to appearing in court, Marge say's it the only thing they do as a family anymore.
2nd Dec '16 6:26:57 AM 123456789
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* SpecialGuest: Jane Kaczamarek brings out her [[MalcolmInTheMiddle Lois]] as Judge Constance Harm.
21st Oct '16 2:12:52 PM Premonition45
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* SelfDeprecation: During the chalkboard gag, Bart writes "Nobody reads these anymore."
6th Oct '16 7:59:13 PM Premonition45
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* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem: When it comes to Harm's punishment, this tropes makes sense even if she obeys the law.

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* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem: When it comes to Harm's punishment, this tropes makes sense even if she obeys the law.law.
* YouRemindMeOfX: During Bart's trial, Judge Harm tells him "You remind me of me when I was a little boy." Only Snake gets weirded out by [[UnsettlingGenderReveal its implications]].
-->'''Snake:''' Um... did she say she used to be a dude?
3rd Aug '16 8:41:10 PM NESBoy
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* HangingJudge: Although for personal gains since she does obey the law, Constance Harm is quick to let people know how she got that name.



* HangingJudge: Although for personal gains since she does obey the law, Constance Harm is quick to let people know how she got that name.

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* HangingJudge: Although KarmaHoudini: Lisa calls Bart out for personal gains since she does obey not taking responsibility for his actions and letting his parents be punished. It isnt until Homer and Marge are sentenced to jail when Bart finally admits he deserves the law, Constance Harm is quick to let people know how she got that name.punishment instead of them.
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