History Recap / TheSimpsonsS18E11RevengeIsADishBestServedThreeTimes

13th Jul '16 12:56:48 AM BobSaget9
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* TimedMission: In essence, this is what the wraparound story is: Homer is chasing after the Rich Texan, intending to beat him up with a baseball bat [[DisproportionateRetribution becuase he cut Homer off on the highway]]. Marge, Lisa, and Bart (respectively) try to talk Homer out of it with stories before Homer manages to catch up and follow through with his plan.

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* TimedMission: In essence, this is what the wraparound story is: Homer is chasing after the Rich Texan, intending to beat him up with a baseball bat [[DisproportionateRetribution becuase because he cut Homer off on the highway]]. Marge, Lisa, and Bart (respectively) try to talk Homer out of it with stories before Homer manages to catch up and follow through with his plan.
3rd Jun '16 8:20:12 PM BobSaget9
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* NotSoDifferent: Homer ultimately decides against taking revenge on the Rich Texan... because, as he learns, they both come from Connecticut.


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* SelfServingMemory: Homer intends to pin the blame on attaking the Rich Texan on Maggie if he gets caught, "just like the time [he] [[Recap/TheSimpsonsWhoShotMrBurns shot Mr. Burns]]".


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** The credits is dedicated to everyone who died in the Franchise/StarWars films... which includes this:
--->Unfortunately, [[{{In-universe}} not]] [[TheScrappy Jar Jar Binks]]
* TimedMission: In essence, this is what the wraparound story is: Homer is chasing after the Rich Texan, intending to beat him up with a baseball bat [[DisproportionateRetribution becuase he cut Homer off on the highway]]. Marge, Lisa, and Bart (respectively) try to talk Homer out of it with stories before Homer manages to catch up and follow through with his plan.
3rd Jun '16 8:06:45 PM BobSaget9
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* AlternateAesopInterpretation: [[{{In-universe}} Homer insists]] that the ''real'' moral of Lisa's story[[note]] which was about how taking revenge makes a person as bad as those who hurt them[[/note]] was to never put down your weapon.


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* TakeThat: Homer says that Lisa's story was his favorite, because it had what he likes in a story: an ending.
9th Nov '15 12:59:27 PM Wingnut
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* {{Irony}}: Homer is a fan of ''The Count of Monte Cristo'' but doesn't pay attention when Marge retells the story to show why revenge is a bad thing.

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Homer is a fan of ''The Count of Monte Cristo'' but doesn't pay attention when Marge retells the story to show why revenge is a bad thing.thing.
** Marge and Lisa try to talk Homer out of taking revenge with their stories, but he doesn't listen. Bart ''encourages'' revenge with his story, but Homer makes up with the Rich Texan by the time Bart's finished.
6th May '15 7:01:50 AM luiz4200
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* TheChosenOne: Milhouse is chosen to use the Getbackinator because he's the only nerd with hand-eye coordination.
6th May '15 6:47:28 AM luiz4200
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* LegacyCharacter: Averted. In the third story, Bart is trained by the Crimson Cockatoo and offered a chance to replace him but decides to become Bartman instead.

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* LegacyCharacter: Averted. In the third story, Bart is trained by the Crimson Cockatoo and offered a chance to replace him but decides to become Bartman instead.instead.
* SameSexTriplets: Marge's story features three Moe-faced Maggies.
* WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity: Milhouse after using the Getbackinator.
* YouKilledMyFather: In Bart's story, the protagonist wants to avenge his deceased parents.
6th May '15 6:43:27 AM luiz4200
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* CompositeCharacter: In Marge's version of ''Literature/TheCountOfMonteCristo'', Moe is a composite of the antagonist who wants Edmond Dantès' financial success and the antagonista who wants Dantès' love interest.

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* CompositeCharacter: In Marge's version of ''Literature/TheCountOfMonteCristo'', Moe is a composite of the antagonist who wants Edmond Dantès' financial success and the antagonista antagonist who wants Dantès' love interest.
6th May '15 6:43:09 AM luiz4200
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Another anthology episode this time, centered on the consequences of taking revenge.

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* ClarkKenting: When revealing himself, the Count must remove his fake dot from his face.
* CompositeCharacter: In Marge's version of ''Literature/TheCountOfMonteCristo'', Moe is a composite of the antagonist who wants Edmond Dantès' financial success and the antagonista who wants Dantès' love interest.
* {{Irony}}: Homer is a fan of ''The Count of Monte Cristo'' but doesn't pay attention when Marge retells the story to show why revenge is a bad thing.
* LegacyCharacter: Averted. In the third story, Bart is trained by the Crimson Cockatoo and offered a chance to replace him but decides to become Bartman instead.
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