History Recap / TheSimpsonsS4E9MrPlow

24th Dec '15 5:34:16 AM TonyG
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* DepartmentOfRedunancyDepartment[=/=]ShapedLikeItself[=/=]SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion: The Mr. Plow jingle.
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* DepartmentOfRedunancyDepartment[=/=]ShapedLikeItself[=/=]SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion: DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment[=/=]ShapedLikeItself[=/=]SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion: The Mr. Plow jingle.
24th Dec '15 5:33:51 AM TonyG
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* DepartmentOfRedunancyDepartment[=/=]ShapedLikeItself[=/=]SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion: The Mr. Plow jingle. -->Call Mr. Plow -->That's my name -->That name again -->Is Mr. Plow.

* ShapedLikeItself[=/=]SubvertedRhymeEveryOccasion: The Mr. Plow jingle. -->Call Mr. Plow -->That's my name -->That name again -->Is Mr. Plow.
24th Dec '15 1:23:15 AM SimpsonsFan24
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* {{Bowdlerise}}: In the UK, Homer telling the insurance agent that he was at a pornography store to cover up being at Moe's was cut.
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* {{Bowdlerise}}: In On BBC Two in the UK, Homer telling the insurance agent that he was at a pornography store to cover up being at Moe's was cut.
23rd Dec '15 5:37:01 PM Erin582
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* FiveFiveFive: Mr. Plow's number is 555-PLOW, which if called soon enough, will net a free t-shirt...of Stockdale for Veep.
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* FiveFiveFive: Mr. Plow's number is 555-PLOW, which if called soon enough, will net a free t-shirt...of Stockdale for Veep.Veep in '88.

* FiveFiveFive: Mr. Plow's number is 555-PLOW, ** Fox taping a [[DocumentaryOfLies TV special]] on Bigfoot (which accidentally--and thankfully--tapes footage of Barney being caught in the avalanche) which if called soon enough, will net a free t-shirt...had the shot of Stockdale for Veep."him" ruined due to the production member's [[SpecialEffectFailure wristwatch being visible.]]

* FiveFiveFive: Mr. Plow's number is 555-PLOW, which if called soon enough, will net ** Linda Ronstadt calls Homer a free t-shirt..."boozer", in spite of Stockdale for Veep.Barney being an ''even bigger'' boozer.

* JawDrop / StunnedSilence: Homer, Bart and Lisa's reactions after meeting [[AdamWesting Adam West]] in real life.
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* JawDrop / StunnedSilence: JawDrop[=/=]StunnedSilence: Homer, Bart and Lisa's reactions after meeting [[AdamWesting Adam West]] in real life.

** ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'': The melting snowmen resemble the melting Nazis in the climax.
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** ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'': The melting snowmen resemble the melting Nazis in the climax.climax, complete with a similar sounding ScareChord.

** Kent Brockman's announcing Barney being trapped in taken from Walter Cronkite announcing President Kennedy's assassination.
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** Kent Brockman's announcing newsroom announcement Barney being trapped in at Widow's Peak is taken from Walter Cronkite announcing [[UsefulNotes/JohnFKennedy President Kennedy's Kennedy's]] assassination.
23rd Dec '15 5:23:33 PM Erin582
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* FiveFiveFive: Mr. Plow's number is 555-PLOW, which if called soon enough, will net a free t-shirt...of Stockdale for Veep. * TheAllegedCar: Homer initially test-drives a ridiculously small car that runs on "Hekters" and is from a country that no longer exists (given the salesman's accent, you can reasonably presume that it's somewhere in the former Soviet Union.)

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** Also, later on while trying to rescue Barney, he crosses a very rickety wooden bridge in his plow truck and only then he spots a larger, well-built bridge ''right next to it''.

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** After watching [[Series/MurderSheWrote Angela Lansbury]] painfully walk over hot coals in ''Carnival Of The Stars'', Homer questions how anyone can mistreat their body like that. Then he drinks a pitcher of brine that Moe was about to throw out.

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* JawDrop / StunnedSilence: Homer, Bart and Lisa's reactions after meeting [[AdamWesting Adam West]] in real life.

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* RecognitionFailure / YourSecretsSafeWithMeSuperman: Pulled by Barney, who mistakes Adam West for playing ''Superman'' and cries out the latter phrase.

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** Creator/{{CBS}}'s ''Circus Of The Stars'': Springfield's ''[[ShowWithinAShow Carnival Of The Stars]]'', a show with local and national celebrities that Homer and the kids watch. ** Kent Brockman's announcing Barney being trapped in taken from Walter Cronkite announcing President Kennedy's assassination.
19th Dec '15 11:34:12 AM Angeldeb82
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* [[AsHimself As Herself/Himself]]: Music/LindaRonstadt and Creator/AdamWest * AdamWesting: The [[TropeNamers Trope Namer]] does it years before ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' did, though ''TheSimpsons'' take on Adam West wasn't as bizarre as ''Family Guy''.
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* [[AsHimself As Herself/Himself]]: Music/LindaRonstadt and Creator/AdamWest Creator/AdamWest. * AdamWesting: The [[TropeNamers Trope Namer]] {{Trope Namer|s}} does it years before ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' did, though ''TheSimpsons'' ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''[='=] take on Adam West wasn't as bizarre as ''Family Guy''.

* {{Bowdlerization}}: In the UK, Homer telling the insurance agent that he was at a pornography store to cover up being at Moe's was cut.
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* {{Bowdlerization}}: {{Bowdlerise}}: In the UK, Homer telling the insurance agent that he was at a pornography store to cover up being at Moe's was cut.

** ''[[Film/TheWolfman1941 The Wolfman]]'': Barney transforming from a cleancut student into a slovenly drunk after he has his very first beer mimics Lawrence Talbot's transformation. * SpecialGuest: Creator/PhilHartman as Troy [=McClure=]
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** ''[[Film/TheWolfman1941 The Wolfman]]'': ''Film/{{The Wolfman|1941}}'': Barney transforming from a cleancut student into a slovenly drunk after he has his very first beer mimics Lawrence Talbot's transformation. * SpecialGuest: Creator/PhilHartman as Troy [=McClure=][=McClure=].
12th Nov '15 1:39:23 PM windyshadow32
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/mr_plow5.jpg]]
10th Nov '15 11:46:48 AM Eddy1215
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After crashing both his car and Marge's station wagon during drunken ride home during a snowstorm, Homer buys a snowplow and starts a business eventually rivaled by none other than Barney.
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After crashing both his car and Marge's station wagon during a drunken ride home during a snowstorm, Homer buys a snowplow and starts a business eventually rivaled by none other than Barney.
10th Nov '15 11:45:04 AM Eddy1215
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* DelayedReaction: The airbag in Homer's car deployed ''after'' Homer got out of the car.
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* DelayedReaction: The When Homer had his accident, the airbag in Homer's his car deployed ''after'' Homer he got out of the car.
10th Nov '15 11:43:05 AM Eddy1215
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* DelayedReaction: The airbag in Homer's car deployed ''after'' Homer got out of the car.
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