History Recap / TheSimpsonsS6E12HomerTheGreat

24th Mar '17 6:05:14 PM Asue
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** Subverted when Homer grows bored with all the stuff he gets, and decides to use his power over the Stonecutters for charity... only for them to misinterpret his good intentions as a poorly-disguised excuse to ''perpetuate'' that trope.

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** Subverted when Homer grows bored with all the stuff he gets, and decides to use his power over the Stonecutters for charity... only Only for them to misinterpret his good intentions as a poorly-disguised excuse to ''perpetuate'' that trope.



** The martian is #51.

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** The martian is #51. He's even called by his number in the game.



** Done when the Stonecutters learn Homer is their chosen one, while he's already naked and dragging The Stone of Shame.

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** Done when the Stonecutters learn Homer is their chosen one, while he's already naked and dragging The the Stone of Shame.



* DescriptionCut: As Homer sits at home talking to his family about how everything's going well, and that as long as the Stonecutters are behind him he's making the world a better place, the scene immediately cuts to the Stonecutters meeting, and Moe angrily declaring they have to kill him because they're misinterpreting Homer's good intentions as "going mad with power."

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* DescriptionCut: As Homer sits at home talking to his family about how everything's going well, and that as long as the Stonecutters are behind him he's making the world a better place, the scene immediately cuts to the Stonecutters meeting, and Moe angrily declaring they have to kill him because they're misinterpreting Homer's good intentions as "going mad with power."power".



* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Homer says people must be at least eighteen years old to be taught the stonecutters' version of Davy Crockett's death.

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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Homer says people must be at least eighteen years old to be taught the stonecutters' Stonecutters' version of Davy Crockett's death.



* NakedPeopleAreFunny: Part of Homer's punishment for being kicked out of the Stonecutters is burning all his official Stonecutter clothing. He's then forced to drag a rock home naked. It becomes funny when he's discovered to be the Chosen One... and in their celebration they forget to give him his clothes back.

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* NakedPeopleAreFunny: Part of Homer's punishment for being kicked out of the Stonecutters is burning all his official Stonecutter clothing. He's then forced to drag a rock home naked. It becomes funny when he's discovered to be the Chosen One... and in their celebration celebration, they forget to give him his clothes back.



* PoorCommunicationKills: This would have happened when Homer declared the Stonecutters were going to help the less fortunate and unwittingly made it sound like he was going to rule their lives and kill those who refused to obey him. Instead, the Stonecutters decided to form the Ancient Mystic Society of No Homers. So it's now "Poor Communication Leads to Abandomment."

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* PoorCommunicationKills: This would have happened when Homer declared the Stonecutters were going to help the less fortunate and unwittingly made it sound like he was going to rule their lives and kill those who refused to obey him. Instead, the Stonecutters decided to form the Ancient Mystic Society of No Homers. So it's now "Poor Communication Leads to Abandomment."Abandomment".



* SecretCircleOfSecrets: The Stonecutters is a secret organization, though nevertheless quite a lot of Springfieldians are members. [[Film/PoliceAcademy Steve Guttenberg]], Creator/MrT, Creator/JackNicholson, UsefulNotes/GeorgeHWBush, and even a Martian are apparently Stonecutters as well.

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* SecretCircleOfSecrets: The Stonecutters is a secret organization, though nevertheless quite a lot of Springfieldians are members. [[Film/PoliceAcademy Steve Guttenberg]], Creator/MrT, Creator/JackNicholson, UsefulNotes/GeorgeHWBush, and even a Martian (named Number 51) are apparently Stonecutters as well.
31st Jan '17 5:52:25 PM Nakayama90
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* OffModel: Carl's skin is briefly colored yellow during the Stonecutters' song.
20th Nov '16 6:06:22 AM luiz4200
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* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: "The Paddling of the Swollen Ass... with Paddles!" By the time Homer receives it, his ass is probably swollen by the previous paddling sessions.
20th Nov '16 5:11:31 AM luiz4200
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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Homer says people must be at least eighteen years old to be taught the stonecutters' version of Davy Crockett's death.
24th Sep '16 9:01:44 AM Premonition45
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* CallBack: On Homer's "revenge" list, one of the names is the "H-2-Whoa!", the water ride Homer got stuck inside in season 2's "Brush With Greatness".

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* CallBack: On Homer's "revenge" list, one of the names is the "H-2-Whoa!", the water ride Homer got stuck inside in season 2's "Brush With Greatness".
24th Sep '16 9:01:28 AM Premonition45
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* CallBack: On Homer's "revenge" list, one of the names is the "H-2-Whoa!", the water ride Homer got stuck inside in season 2's "Brush With Greatness".



--> '''Homer''': Beer busts, beer blasts, keggers, stein hoists, ''AA meetings'', beer night...

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--> '''Homer''': -->'''Homer''': Beer busts, beer blasts, keggers, stein hoists, ''AA meetings'', beer night...
18th Jun '16 7:23:41 AM Scorntex
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* FlatJoy: When the Stonecutters declare Homer the winner of a fixed game of Blackjack:

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* FlatJoy: FlatJoy:
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When the Stonecutters declare Homer the winner of a fixed game of Blackjack:



** Also done when Homer wants to talk to Lisa while she's in class.
-->'''Skinner:''' The grand exalted leader requests a moment of your time. ''(claps hands)'' Class dismissed!
-->''(The children immediately rush out cheering)''
-->'''Mrs. Hoover:''' ''Yay.''



-->'''Number One''' ''(solemnly)'': Today is the fifteen-and-hundredth anniversary of the founding of the Stonecutters. Tonight, in honor of this momentous occasion... ''({{Beat}}, grinning from ear-to-ear)'' ''...We're havin' ribs tonight!''

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-->'''Number One''' ''(solemnly)'': Today Tonight is the our glorious ancient society's fifteen-and-hundredth anniversary of the founding of the Stonecutters. Tonight, anniversary, and in honor of this momentous occasion... ''({{Beat}}, grinning from ear-to-ear)'' ''...We're havin' ribs tonight!''ribs!''
18th Jun '16 4:58:47 AM Shippudentimes
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* SophisticatedAsHell: Creator/PatrickStewart as "Number One", given his Shakespearean method of communication and deep, rich baritone can have this effect, especially with lines like this:
-->'''Number One''' ''(solemnly)'': Today is the fifteen-and-hundredth anniversary of the founding of the Stonecutters. Tonight, in honor of this momentous occasion... ''({{Beat}}, grinning from ear-to-ear)'' ''...We're havin' ribs tonight!''
12th May '16 4:03:39 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HandGagging: Bart does this to Lisa under Homer's order when she, once again, annoys him with her pointless lectures.



* [[PuttingAHandOverHisMouth Putting A Hand Over Her Mouth]]: Bart does this to Lisa under Homer's order when she, once again, annoys him with her pointless lectures.
11th May '16 8:00:45 AM Demetrios
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* TheIlluminati: This episode gloriously mocks every aspect of the very notion of a clandestine, privileged society. While the Stonecutters '''do''' wield considerable power (evidenced by their song), they use it to basically congratulate themselves and "get drunk and play ping-pong."

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* TheIlluminati: This episode gloriously mocks every aspect of the very notion of a clandestine, privileged society. While the Stonecutters '''do''' wield considerable power (evidenced by their song), [[BrotherhoodOfFunnyHats they use it to basically congratulate themselves and "get and]] "[[TheHedonist get drunk and play ping-pong.ping-pong]]."
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