History Recap / TheSimpsonsS7E11MargeBeNotProud

1st Aug '16 12:01:02 PM MrDeath
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* BrickJoke: When Bart tried to rent a copy of "Bonestorm" from The Android's Dungeon, Comic Book Guy didn't have any but tried to convince Bart to rent "Lee Carvallo's Putting Challenge" since no one was buying it, which is what Bart ended up getting for Christmas.

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* BrickJoke: When Bart tried tries to rent a copy of "Bonestorm" from The Android's Dungeon, Comic Book Guy didn't doesn't have any but tried tries to convince Bart to rent "Lee Carvallo's Putting Challenge" since no one was buying it, which is what Bart ended ends up getting for Christmas.



* {{Jerkass}}: Detective Don Brodka. He had every right to be pissed about Bart's shoplifting, (attempt to) notify his parents, and ban him from the store...but when Bart and his family come back to get their picture taken, Brodka could have at least waited until their picture was done before he could chastise the boy again. But he didn't, and the picture showed a husky arm grabbing Bart.
* KarmaHoudini: Nelson and Jimbo don't get busted for stealing, but Bart does and suffered the consequences for it.

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* {{Jerkass}}: Detective Don Brodka. He had has every right to be pissed about Bart's shoplifting, (attempt to) notify his parents, and ban him from the store...but when Bart and his family come back to get their picture taken, Brodka could have at least waited until their picture was done before he could chastise chastises the boy again. But he didn't, doesn't, and the picture showed shows a husky arm grabbing Bart.
* KarmaHoudini: Nelson and Jimbo don't get busted for stealing, but Bart does and suffered suffers the consequences for it.



* MamaDidntRaiseNoCriminal: Marge's initial reaction when Bart was confronted for shoplifting during the family photo. [[TearJerker But when the security guard shows her the undeniable proof...]]

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* MamaDidntRaiseNoCriminal: Marge's initial reaction when Bart was is confronted for shoplifting during the family photo. [[TearJerker But when the security guard shows her the undeniable proof...]]



** The ''Bonestorm'' video game is pretty much a ''Franchise/MortalKombat'' parody. The characters in the commercial even resemble Goro.

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** The ''Bonestorm'' video game is pretty much a ''Franchise/MortalKombat'' parody. The characters in the commercial even resemble Goro.



* SpoiledBrat: Bart met one (named Gavin) when he went to Try 'n Save to stare at the game.

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* SpoiledBrat: Bart met meets one (named Gavin) when he went goes to Try 'n Save to stare at the game.



* TheTapeKnewYouWouldSayThat: When Det. Brodka phoned Bart's parents to tell them about Bart being caught shoplifting, he left a message on their answering machine that sounded like he was talking to them. Bart switched the tapes before his parents had a chance to play the message.
--> '''Tape''': ''(singing)'' Hello muddah, hello faddah, here I am at Camp Granada!\\
'''Homer''': Marge? Is Lisa at Camp Granada??
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: "If you ever set foot in this store again, you'll be spending Christmas in Juvenile Hall." Well, Bart did set foot in the store again, so why isn't he in Juvenile Hall?
8th Jun '16 9:44:23 AM speedyboris
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* ParentalHypocrisy: Why would Marge suddenly be shocked that Bart shoplifted? [[Recap/TheSimpsonsS4E21MargeInChains Wasn't Marge once arrested for shoplifting?]][[note]]though, for that, she apologized and was ready to pay for it, but then everyone except her family turned on her, she got railroaded in court and sent to jail.[[/note]]
8th Jun '16 9:42:58 AM speedyboris
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* ExactWords: Based on Troy [=McClure=]'s documentary, the word "shoplifting" came from ancient times when shops were small stands thieves literally lifted to steal from.


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* {{Pun}}: Based on Troy [=McClure=]'s documentary, the word "shoplifting" came from ancient times when shops were small stands thieves literally lifted to steal from.
7th Jun '16 1:53:30 PM CJCroen1393
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* EvenBadMenLoveTheirMamas: What leads Bart to feel guilty and try to atone for the shoplifting is seeing how badly it hurt Marge.


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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Bart's reaction when he sees how much his shoplifting has hurt Marge.
22nd May '16 6:27:08 PM Wingnut
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* ExposedToTheElements: Bart has a coat on, but his shorts make his legs clearly exposed.

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* ExposedToTheElements: Bart has a coat on, on when he's outside, but his shorts make his legs clearly exposed.exposed to the bitter cold.
17th May '16 10:25:31 PM Wingnut
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* ExposedToTheElements: Bart has a coat on, but his shorts make his legs clearly exposed.
24th Nov '15 2:21:40 PM Wingnut
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* {{Jerkass}}: Detective Don Brodka. He had every right to be pissed about Bart's shoplifting, (attempt to) notify his parents, and ban him from the store...but when Bart and his family come back to get their picture taken, Brodka could have at least waited until their picture was done before he could chastise the boy again. But he didn't, and the picture showed a husky arm grabbing Bart.


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* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: "If you ever set foot in this store again, you'll be spending Christmas in Juvenile Hall." Well, Bart did set foot in the store again, so why isn't he in Juvenile Hall?
13th Nov '15 3:02:29 PM Wingnut
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[[quoteright:350:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/marge_be_not_proud.PNG]]
[[caption-width-right:350:You really fucked up this time, Bart Simpson.[[labelnote: Wait...]]Where's her arm?![[/labelnote]]]]
6th Aug '15 8:41:42 AM speedyboris
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* IHaveNoSon: Marge pretty much disowns Bart after finding out that he shoplifted.
6th Aug '15 8:40:54 AM speedyboris
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* WriteWhatYouKnow: Mike Scully based this episode on his own experiences getting caught shoplifting as a kid.
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