History Recap / TheSimpsonsS17E16MillionDollarAbie

28th Apr '16 10:55:45 PM Eddy1215
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* ThePariah: Thanks to Abe costing the town their football team, he is reviled by everyone, to the point where Reverend Lovejoy arranges the sign outside the church to read "Jesus Hates You" as Abe is passing and for a bunch of fireman to throw him ''into'' a burning building.
28th Apr '16 10:52:55 PM Eddy1215
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* ContrivedCoincidence: Of all the houses in town, the football commissioner ended up in front of the Simpsons' house where Abe mistakes him for a thief.


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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Thanks to Abe mistaking the commissioner of pro football for a burglar and holding him hostage, Springfield loses out on their football team.


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* ThePariah: Thanks to Abe costing the town their football team, he is reviled by everyone, to the point where Reverend Lovejoy arranges the sign outside the church to read "Jesus Hates You" as Abe is passing and for a bunch of fireman to throw him ''into'' a burning building.
2nd Jun '15 9:38:22 PM Patachou
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* CharlieChaplinShoutOut: Grampa thinks he's dead and thinks he's in Heaven. His notion is further proven when he sees a Chaplin impersonator holding an advertising sign, and is amazed that he can talk.



* SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating for discriminatory language, [[SuicideAsComedy playing assisted suicide for laughs]], and violence centered on animals.

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* SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating for discriminatory language, [[SuicideAsComedy playing assisted suicide for laughs]], and violence centered on animals.animals.
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7th Jan '15 12:55:29 PM Wartzanall
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* SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating.

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* SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating.rating for discriminatory language, [[SuicideAsComedy playing assisted suicide for laughs]], and violence centered on animals.
20th Oct '14 12:22:17 PM speedyboris
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* {{Pun}}: The suicide machine is called the [=DiePod=].
25th Apr '14 8:31:18 PM RhoEpsilon
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* OhCrap: The doctor who was about to assist Abe's suicide when he learned one of his previous patients was Chief Wiggum's brother-in-law.

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* OhCrap: The doctor who was about to assist Abe's suicide when he learned one of his previous patients was Chief Wiggum's brother-in-law.brother-in-law.
*SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating.
25th Apr '14 8:31:18 PM RhoEpsilon
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* SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating.

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* SameContentDifferentRating: *SameContentDifferentRating: Because of the references to assisted suicide and animal cruelty (along with such crude innuendo as "Old Man Beats Meat" and Lenny saying he has "Touchdowns Syndrome"), this episode was given a TV-14 rating in America, while Australia gave this an M rating (which is like a TV-14 in America in that it's the highest rating a TV show can get on free-to-air TV, as the MA-15+ and R-18+ are reserved for cable shows and video games) and the UK gave this a 15 rating.
3rd Oct '13 8:04:08 AM speedyboris
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* InnocentEntendre: "Old Man Beats Meat".

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* InnocentEntendre: DoubleEntendre: "Old Man Beats Meat".
3rd Oct '13 8:03:49 AM speedyboris
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* InnocentEntendre: "Old Man Beats Meat".
17th May '13 6:05:57 PM luiz4200
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* InterruptedSuicide: Abe's was interrupted by a new law being passed on the nick of time.

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* InterruptedSuicide: Abe's was interrupted by a new law being passed on the nick of time.time.
* OhCrap: The doctor who was about to assist Abe's suicide when he learned one of his previous patients was Chief Wiggum's brother-in-law.
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