History Recap / TheSimpsonsS6E4ItchyAndScratchyLand

24th Mar '17 3:56:00 PM Asue
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* AmusementParkOfDoom: Itchy & Scratchy Land has dangerously unsafe attractions and after a power breakdown everything gets even worse.

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* AmusementParkOfDoom: Itchy & Scratchy Land has dangerously unsafe attractions and and, after a power breakdown breakdown, everything gets even worse.



* CrushKillDestroy: The Itchy and Scratchy robots have a protocol that ensures that they only attack each other; their HUD commands them to "KILL" their opposite number. Inevitably, they malfunction, and the "KILL" command is demanded of human targets.

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* CrushKillDestroy: The Itchy and Scratchy robots have a protocol that ensures that they only attack each other; their HUD commands them to "KILL" their opposite number. Inevitably, they malfunction, and the "KILL" command is demanded of on human targets.



* DrivenToSuicide: The waiters at "T.G.I. [=McScratchy=]'s" a dance club that celebrates "New Year" almost every hour. Becomes a BrickJoke during the scene in the security station, where one worker notices "another jumper on the roof of T.G.I. [=McScratchy=]'s".

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* DrivenToSuicide: The waiters at "T.G.I. [=McScratchy=]'s" [=McScratchy=]'s", a dance club that celebrates "New Year" almost every hour. Becomes a BrickJoke during the scene in the security station, where one worker notices "another jumper on the roof of T.G.I. [=McScratchy=]'s".



--> '''Marge''': Are you two bonkers? We almost got killed! Not to mention all the embarrassment I suffered.\\
'''Lisa''': But mom, it's exactly what you wanted in a vacation: It brought us closer as a family, we got a lot of good exercise outdoors, and we have so many memories!\\

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--> '''Marge''': Are ''Are you two bonkers? bonkers?'' We almost got killed! Not to mention all the embarrassment I suffered.\\
'''Lisa''': But mom, it's exactly what you wanted in a vacation: It it brought us closer as a family, we got a lot of good exercise outdoors, and we have so many memories!\\



* LookBehindYou: A man tells Marge that at Itchy & Scratchy Land they're also concerned about violence and always show the consequences of such actions. Marge asks when they show the consequences giving an example where Itchy pulled out Scratchy's lungs yet was breathing fine in the next scene. The man answers "Just like in real life" before running away when he tells her to look.
* MrAltDisney: Roger Myers, the antisemitic cartoon genius, is an obvious stab at Creator/WaltDisney, who was accused of having rather xenophobic opinions about certain ethnicities, though not worse as many other people at that time.
** Meanwhile his son, Roger Myers Jr. is a CorruptCorporateExecutive and obvious jab at then-Disney CEO Michael Eisner.

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* LookBehindYou: A man tells Marge that that, at Itchy & Scratchy Land Land, they're also concerned about violence and always show the consequences of such actions. Marge asks when they show the consequences consequences, giving an example where Itchy pulled out Scratchy's lungs yet was breathing fine in the next scene. The man answers "Just like in real life" before running away when he tells her to look.
* MrAltDisney: Roger Myers, Meyers, the antisemitic cartoon genius, is an obvious stab at Creator/WaltDisney, who was accused of having rather xenophobic opinions about certain ethnicities, though not worse as many other people at that time.
** Meanwhile Meanwhile, his son, Roger Myers Meyers Jr. is a CorruptCorporateExecutive and obvious jab at then-Disney CEO Michael Eisner.



* OldShame: InUniverse, Roger Myers' controversial 1938 cartoon ''"Nazi Supermen are Our Superiors"'' is a jab at Creator/WaltDisney's suspected racist and antisemitic opinions, which, in reality, were not that much worse than most of the people who lived back then. Also, the Walt Disney Company only made anti-Nazi propaganda cartoons during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII. Other gags reveal more about Roger Myers' racist opinions: the park's German [[SecretPolice security guards]] resemble UsefulNotes/TheGestapo a lot and that one of the characters in the Itchy & Scratchy franchise is even revealed to be named [[UsefulNotes/KuKluxKlan Ku Klux Klam]].

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* OldShame: InUniverse, Roger Myers' Meyers' controversial 1938 cartoon ''"Nazi Supermen are Our Superiors"'' is a jab at Creator/WaltDisney's suspected racist and antisemitic opinions, which, in reality, were not that much worse than most of the people who lived back then. Also, the Walt Disney Company only made anti-Nazi propaganda cartoons during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII. Other gags reveal more about Roger Myers' Meyers' racist opinions: the park's German [[SecretPolice security guards]] resemble UsefulNotes/TheGestapo a lot and that one of the characters in the Itchy & Scratchy franchise is even revealed to be named [[UsefulNotes/KuKluxKlan Ku Klux Klam]].



* PreAssKickingOneLiner: Bart says in Schwarzenegger-esque voice "Hey mouse... say cheese." followed quickly by "With a dry, cool wit like that, I could be an action hero." It's played with even further when moments later, Homer [[AtopAMountainOfCorpses emerges from a pile of defeated robots]], saying "Die, bad robots, die!... With a dry, cool wit like that, I could be an action hero."

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* PreAssKickingOneLiner: Bart says in Schwarzenegger-esque voice "Hey mouse... say Say cheese." followed quickly by "With a dry, cool wit like that, I could be an action hero." It's played with even further when moments later, Homer [[AtopAMountainOfCorpses emerges from a pile of defeated robots]], saying "Die, bad robots, die!... With a dry, cool wit like that, I could be an action hero."



'''Marge''': Oh please. It was just a figure of speech.

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'''Marge''': Oh Oh, please. It was just a figure of speech.
8th Mar '17 10:15:16 AM speedyboris
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* BlatantLies: In ''Pinichio'', Itchy promises Scratchy that he will never hurt him. His PinocchioNose lengthens and stabs Scratchy in the eye.


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* BlatantLies: In ''Pinichio'', Itchy promises Scratchy that he will never hurt him. His PinocchioNose lengthens and stabs Scratchy in the eye.
30th Jan '17 3:32:03 PM TheGreatUnknown
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** After seeing a robot's circuits, Marge comments that this is why Homer's robot never worked. This is never elaborated on.
27th Nov '16 12:10:10 PM JohnnyLurg
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* OldShame: InUniverse, Roger Myers' controversial 1938 cartoon ''"Nazi Supermen are Our Superiors"'' is a jab at Creator/WaltDisney's suspected racist and antisemitic opinions, which, in reality, were not that much worse than most of the people who lived back then. Also, the Walt Disney Company only made anti-Nazi propaganda cartoons during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII. Other gags reveal more about Roger Myers' racist opinions: the park's [[SecretPolice security guards]] resembles UsefulNotes/TheGestapo a lot and that one of the characters in the Itchy & Scratchy franchise is even revealed to be named [[UsefulNotes/KuKluxKlan Ku Klux Klam]].

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* OldShame: InUniverse, Roger Myers' controversial 1938 cartoon ''"Nazi Supermen are Our Superiors"'' is a jab at Creator/WaltDisney's suspected racist and antisemitic opinions, which, in reality, were not that much worse than most of the people who lived back then. Also, the Walt Disney Company only made anti-Nazi propaganda cartoons during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII. Other gags reveal more about Roger Myers' racist opinions: the park's German [[SecretPolice security guards]] resembles resemble UsefulNotes/TheGestapo a lot and that one of the characters in the Itchy & Scratchy franchise is even revealed to be named [[UsefulNotes/KuKluxKlan Ku Klux Klam]].
26th Nov '16 2:24:24 PM windyshadow32
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11th Nov '16 6:30:30 AM Demetrios
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* JustForPun: Bart and Lisa's method of persuading their parents to go to Itchy & Scratchy Land.
--> '''Lisa''': ''(pulling Bart's seemingly lifeless body into their parents' room in the middle of the night)'' Mom, Dad! Bart's dead!\\
''(Homer and Marge gasp in terror)''\\
'''Bart''': ''(getting up with a huge showman smile on his face)'' That's right! Dead serious about going to Itchy & Scratchy Land!
6th Oct '16 6:10:22 PM Premonition45
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* HopeSpot: Marge was purchasing T-shirts that said "Best Vacation Ever" when park security announced that Bart and Homer had been arrested.
22nd Sep '16 10:25:32 PM rwe1138
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* ItIsPronouncedTropay: "We're now approaching our final destination, Itchy & Scratchy Land, the amusement park of the future where nothing can possib-lie go wrong. ''({{Beat}})'' Possib''lee'' go wrong. [[{{Foreshadowing}} That's the first thing that's ever gone wrong.]]

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* ItIsPronouncedTropay: "We're now approaching our final destination, Itchy & Scratchy Land, the amusement park of the future where nothing can possib-lie go wrong. ''({{Beat}})'' Possib''lee'' go wrong. [[{{Foreshadowing}} That's the first thing that's ever gone wrong.]]"]]
22nd Sep '16 10:04:50 PM rwe1138
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The Simpsons are going to Itchy and Scratchyland -- a new theme park based on the violent antics of Bart and Lisa's favorite cartoon series.

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The Simpsons are going to Itchy and Scratchyland Scratchy Land -- a new theme park based on the violent antics of Bart and Lisa's favorite cartoon series.
14th Sep '16 6:18:27 PM luiz4200
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* WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: During their road trip to Itchy & Scratchy Land, the Simpsons see a sign reading "Highway to Some Other State".
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