History Recap / TheSimpsonsS2E15OhBrotherWhereArtThou

30th Apr '16 7:34:55 AM fruitstripegum
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* WholePlotReference: Creator/DannyDeVito plays Homer's long lost twin brother, which brings in mind the movie ''Film/{{Twins}}'', which also starred De Vito.
17th Jan '16 5:30:29 PM DivineDeath
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* GoneHorriblyRight: Desperate to save his company, Herb turned to Homer to design a car. He got a big, ridiculous, unwieldy machine whose production bankrupted him on the spot.
13th Nov '15 2:31:33 PM TitoMosquito
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* MeanBoss: Herb is extremely dismissive and temperamental to his employees, viewing them as privileged idiots (in stark contrast to [[SelfMadeMan his own upbringing]]). [[HoistByHisOwnPetard This ends up his own undoing]], as he refuses to take their warnings of Homer's incompetence seriously, and forces them to continue with his doomed project until it's too late.

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* MeanBoss: Herb is extremely dismissive and temperamental to his employees, viewing them as privileged idiots (in stark contrast to [[SelfMadeMan his own upbringing]]). [[HoistByHisOwnPetard This ends up his own undoing]], as he refuses to take their warnings of Homer's incompetence seriously, and forces them to continue with his doomed project until it's too late. They apparently know not to give what people want.


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* RevealShot: Herb asked Homer and his family to visit him. We pull back to see his huge mansion.
17th Oct '15 7:08:13 PM nombretomado
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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: ThePope is apparently also present during the presentation of the new car.

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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: ThePope UsefulNotes/ThePope is apparently also present during the presentation of the new car.
8th Sep '15 3:56:54 PM fruitstripegum
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* NoKillLikeOverkill: In the [=McBain=] movie, [=McBain=] throws the villain out a window, landing on an oil tanker that ''[[MadeOfExplodium explodes]]''



* NoKillLikeOverkill: In the [=McBain=] movie, [=McBain=] throws the villain out a window, landing on an oil tanker that ''[[MadeOfExplodium explodes]]''
30th Jul '15 8:29:03 PM drac0blade
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* NeverMyFault: Herb blames Homer for ruining his company despite putting him in charge, shelving all other projects and outright ignoring his employees' (who despite being 'privileged idiots' as he put it still know enough about business to be on the board of a car company) warnings.

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* NeverMyFault: Herb blames Homer for ruining his company despite putting him in charge, shelving all other projects and outright ignoring his employees' (who warnings, who despite being 'privileged idiots' as he put it still know enough about business to be on the board of a car company) warnings.company.
30th Jul '15 8:27:41 PM drac0blade
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* JapanTakesOverTheWorld: Powell Motors is losing ground to the Japanese. [[spoiler:When Herb loses his fortune, his company is bought by Japanese]].

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* JapanTakesOverTheWorld: Powell Motors is losing ground to the Japanese. [[spoiler:When Herb loses his fortune, his company is bought by Japanese]].a Japanese company]].
30th Jul '15 8:26:36 PM drac0blade
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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: The man in charge of the orphanage who Homer meets looks like Dr. Hibbert and told about a lost twin and he fails to notice a connection. He fails to get the enormous repeated hints at where his brother is the man drops and has to be directly told he is in Detroit.

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: The man in charge of the orphanage who Homer meets looks like Dr. Hibbert and told tells Homer about a his own lost twin and he brother. Homer fails to notice a connection. He also fails to get the enormous repeated hints at where his brother is the man drops and has to be directly told he is in Detroit.
4th Jul '15 8:07:43 PM Xeybozn
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* EpicFail: The '''$82,000''' [[note]](equivalent to over $1,400,000 today)[[/note]] monstrosity Homer designed.

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* EpicFail: The '''$82,000''' [[note]](equivalent to over $1,400,000 $140,000 today)[[/note]] monstrosity Homer designed.
24th Jun '15 11:34:12 AM luiz4200
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* JapanTakesOverTheWorld: Powell Motors is losing ground to the Japanese. [[spoiler:When Herb loses his fortune, his company is bought by Japanese]].
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