History Recap / TheSimpsonsS17E2TheGirlWhoSleptTooLittle

30th May '16 1:40:07 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* WeCouldHaveAvoidedAllThis: Lisa could have just closed her curtains so she didn't see the graveyard.
17th Oct '15 6:24:16 PM RAVasquez1967
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* CallBack: As Homer noted in "Lisa's Wedding," Lisa learned how to diaper herself.
5th May '15 6:36:29 AM luiz4200
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* WouldHurtAKid: To prevent the stamp museum from being built next to his home, Bart chains himself to a big drill. The machine's operator uses it anyway.

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* WouldHurtAKid: WouldHurtAChild: To prevent the stamp museum from being built next to his home, Bart chains himself to a big drill. The machine's operator uses it anyway.
5th May '15 6:36:17 AM luiz4200
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* OffscreenTeleportation: Chief Wiggum is [[ItMakesSenseInContext naked]] and at the top of a tree and Lou is trying to convince him to get down. As soon as Lou offers him a donut, Chief Wiggum appears next to him and fully dressed to pick it. Lou is visibly surprised.



* WiseBeyondTheirYears: [[DeconstructedTrope Deconstructed]]. Lisa is scared out of her mind because she never learned to face her childish fears.

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* WiseBeyondTheirYears: [[DeconstructedTrope Deconstructed]]. Lisa is scared out of her mind because she never learned to face her childish fears.fears.
* WouldHurtAKid: To prevent the stamp museum from being built next to his home, Bart chains himself to a big drill. The machine's operator uses it anyway.
8th Feb '15 7:27:51 PM DamascaRamza
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* WeCouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot: Lisa could have just closed her curtains so she didn't see the graveyard.

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* WeCouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot: WeCouldHaveAvoidedAllThis: Lisa could have just closed her curtains so she didn't see the graveyard.
8th Feb '15 7:26:44 PM DamascaRamza
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* WeCouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot: Lisa could have just closed her curtains so she didn't see the graveyard.
25th Apr '14 8:24:23 PM RhoEpsilon
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When a graveyard is moved near the Simpson house to make room for a stamp museum, Lisa suddenly has nightmares and learns that even someone as level-headed as her to be scared.



* EveryoneHasStandards: The ''Wild Beasts'' author said he started illustrating children's books after ''{{Magazine/Playboy}}'' found his cartoons too filthy.

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* EveryoneHasStandards: The ''Wild Beasts'' author said he started illustrating children's books after ''{{Magazine/Playboy}}'' magazine found his cartoons too filthy.



* PrecisionFStrike: At one point, Homer says "That's bullshit, man!"

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* PrecisionFStrike: At one point, Homer says "That's bullshit, man!" (with "shit" bleeped out, making this one of the few times a character intentionally says a swear word that warrants a bleeping on network television and not as a joke, like when Homer swore at the ambulance on "Guess Who's Coming to Criticize Dinner?").
2nd Apr '14 8:53:13 PM HellKillUsAll
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!!Examples
* AnAesop: It's okay for anyone, including "smart" people, to be scared.
* EveryoneHasStandards: The ''Wild Beasts'' author said he started illustrating children's books after ''{{Magazine/Playboy}}'' found his cartoons too filthy.
* {{Its Probably Nothing}}/{{Suspiciously Specific Denial}}: Occurs with Groundskeeper Willie's cousin, Gravedigger Billy, who tells Lisa that if somebody was buried alive, a bell placed on the grave would ring.
-->'''Billy:''' Oh, that's just the wind.
-->''(a hand bursts through the grave)''
-->'''Billy:''' That's just a tree branch...with a nice watch on it! ''(steals watch)''
* PrecisionFStrike: At one point, Homer says "That's bullshit, man!"
* ShoutOut: ''The Land of the Wild Beasts'' is a parody of ''Literature/WhereTheWildThingsAre''.
* TakeThat: The ''Itchy & Scratchy'' cartoon has Scratchy being DrivenToSuicide from being bored with ''{{Theatre/Cats}}''.
* WiseBeyondTheirYears: [[DeconstructedTrope Deconstructed]]. Lisa is scared out of her mind because she never learned to face her childish fears.
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