History Recap / TheSimpsonsS2E1BartGetsAnF

24th May '17 1:09:05 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* BreakTheHaughty: Bart crying over his F. Then again, he didn't exactly do anything particularly nasty, heinous, or mischievious to anybody in this episode, so it seems more like a case of BreakTheCutie.

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* BreakTheHaughty: Bart crying over his F. Then again, he didn't exactly do anything particularly nasty, heinous, or mischievious mischievous to anybody in this episode, so it seems more like a case of BreakTheCutie.
17th Apr '17 10:18:08 AM MapleSyrup
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* {{Zeerust}}: The school of the future from Bart's ImagineSpot. The desks are equipped with built-in computers (with CRT displays, of course) as if the students couldn't just use their own laptops or tablets, and there's also a huge satellite dish on the roof outside, which was a standard way of showing futuristic interconnectivity before the days of the widespread Internet.
22nd Mar '17 3:45:46 PM Asue
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* {{Facepalm}}: Bart's reaction when Martin paints a mural of Ms. Krabappel instead of graffiti.

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* {{Facepalm}}: Bart's reaction when Martin paints a mural of Ms. Krabappel instead of a graffiti.



** Now honestly, when has Bart ever cared about his grades? Though to be fair, he hadn't been in danger of having to repeat the fourth grade before.

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** Now honestly, when has Bart ever cared about his grades? Though Through, to be fair, he hadn't been in danger of having to repeat the fourth grade before.



* ShaggyDogStory: Sadly all the episode ends up amounting to, knowing the show's reliance on StatusQuoIsGod and NotAllowedToGrowUp.

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* ShaggyDogStory: Sadly Sadly, all the episode ends up amounting to, knowing the show's reliance on StatusQuoIsGod and NotAllowedToGrowUp.



* ThatManIsDead: Cool Martin telling Bart the previous Martin no longer exists.

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* ThatManIsDead: Cool Martin telling Bart the previous Martin no longer exists. [[StatusQuoIsGod He changes back to his nerdy self the next time we see him.]]
28th Feb '17 11:00:56 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* FictionalVideoGame: At the Noiseland Video Arcade, there is a green-pink ''Robert Goulet Destroyer'', purple ''Eat My Shorts'', purple ''Itchy Vs Scratchy'', and purple ''Escape from Grandmas House''.
22nd Jan '17 1:24:03 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* FirstAppearance: Debut of Mayor Quimby.
18th Nov '16 5:40:42 AM luiz4200
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** Edna trying to comfort Bart when the latter cried after seeing he really worked hard on trying to pass. [[spoiler: She does end up passing him when he mentions something he did pay attention to.]]

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** Edna trying to comfort Bart when the latter cried after seeing he really worked hard on trying to pass. [[spoiler: She does end up passing him when he mentions something he did pay attention to.]]
11th Nov '16 1:37:58 PM Nakayama90
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* ShaggyDogStory: Sadly all the episode ends up amounting to, knowing the show's reliance on StatusQuoIsGod and NotAllowedToGrowUp.
5th Aug '16 3:47:22 PM Chaosenvoy
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* AttentionDeficitOohShiny: This was the first episode to depict one of the root causes of Bart's perennially poor scholastic habits that being his inability to concentrate or prioritize his studies over his free time, which are wasted on video games, gorilla movies and just plain goofing off. Even when given an ultimatum to pass a final test or be retained to fourth grade, and given an extra day to study due to a sudden snowstorm, his attention span is shorter than that of a gnat.

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* AttentionDeficitOohShiny: This was the first episode to depict one of the root causes of Bart's perennially poor scholastic habits that being his inability to concentrate or prioritize his studies over his free time, which are wasted on video games, gorilla movies and just plain goofing off. Even when given an ultimatum to pass a final test or be retained to fourth grade, and given an extra day to study due to a sudden snowstorm, his attention span is shorter than that of a gnat. He has to resort to constantly slapping himself during his studying just to try and keep focus.
2nd Mar '16 6:38:11 PM Thesedaysthosedays
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* SelfHarm: Bart continuously slaps himself so he can pay attention to studying, which continues into a MatchCut where he's still slapping himself in class.

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* SelfHarm: Bart continuously slaps himself so he can pay attention to studying, which continues into a MatchCut where he's still slapping himself in class. (Could it be Nelson saw him doing this, and that's how he got his fondness for [[RunningGag taunting his victims about how they are "hitting themselves"?)]]
5th Dec '15 7:14:38 AM morenohijazo
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* WeatherSavesTheDay: Bart prays for a miracle to help him pass a test. The next morning, snow has fallen and school is canceled for the day, giving Bart extra time to study.
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