History Recap / TheSimpsonsS7E24Homerpalooza

21st Sep '16 10:02:33 PM Premonition45
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* RuleAbidingRebel: This episode mocks Generation-X'ers for thinking they're cool when in fact they're just insecure and cynical ''en masse'', to the point that [[LogicBomb they're not even sure if they're]] ''[[LogicBomb really]]'' [[LogicBomb being sarcastic]].
16th Sep '16 5:14:51 PM Premonition45
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-->'''Peter:''' God. Homer Simpson wrecks my pig, Cypress Hill steals my orchestra, and Sonic Youth's in my cooler! Get out of there, you kids!

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-->'''Peter:''' God. [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking Homer Simpson wrecks my pig, Cypress Hill steals my orchestra, and Sonic Youth's in my cooler! cooler!]] Get out of there, you kids!
9th Sep '16 8:48:54 AM Premonition45
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* DiscoDan: Homer towards the start. He's genuinely surprised that the 70s music group Bread is under "oldies" at a record store.

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* DiscoDan: Homer towards the start. He's genuinely surprised that start.
-->'''Homer:''' Where can I find
the 70s music group Bread is under "oldies" at a record store.latest releases by Bread?
-->'''Record Store Clerk:''' Oldies.
-->'''Homer:''' Oldies? But you've got all the top bands in here.



* LightFlickerTeleportation[=/=]StopMotionLighting: A flashback shows teenagers partying to a strobe light as young Homer watches from a distance. With each flicker, Homer is standing a little closer. When he's rejected, the next flicker has him immediately back where he started.
* RhetoricalQuestionBlunder: After the veterinarian warns Homer that he'll die from taking another cannonball, Homer dismisses him.

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* LightFlickerTeleportation[=/=]StopMotionLighting: A flashback shows teenagers partying to a strobe light as young Homer watches from a distance. With each flicker, Homer is standing a little closer. When he's rejected, the next flicker has him immediately back where he started.
started, parodying a similar scene from ''Film/DazedAndConfused''.
* RhetoricalQuestionBlunder: RhetoricalRequestBlunder: After the veterinarian warns Homer that he'll die from taking another cannonball, Homer dismisses him.



-->'''Veternarian:''' Yes: "Pick up your puppy."
-->(''pan down to a box with a dog called "Rover Hendrix".

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-->'''Veternarian:''' -->'''Veterinarian:''' Yes: "Pick up your puppy."
-->(''pan down to a box with a an ancient dog called "Rover Hendrix".Rover Hendrix'')
9th Sep '16 7:07:16 AM TonyG
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* WaxingLyrical: "I used to [[Music/KISS rock and roll all night and party ev-e-ry day]]. Then it was every other day. Now I'm lucky if I can find one night a month in which to get funky."

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* WaxingLyrical: "I used to [[Music/KISS [[Music/{{KISS}} rock and roll all night and party ev-e-ry day]]. Then it was every other day. Now I'm lucky if I can find one night a month in which to get funky."
9th Sep '16 6:58:29 AM TonyG
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Feeling uncool, Homer decides to take Bart and Lisa to the Hullabalooza music festival. But, while feeling more out of place, Homer accidentally takes a cannonball to the stomach. This newfound makes him the sleeper hit of the festival, and a hero to Bart but at what cost to his health?

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Feeling uncool, Homer decides to take Bart and Lisa to the Hullabalooza music festival. But, while feeling more out of place, Homer accidentally takes a cannonball to the stomach. This newfound skill makes him the sleeper hit of the festival, and a hero to Bart but at what cost to his health?


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* CannotConveySarcasm: This exchange between two teenagers.
-->'''Teen 1:''' Here comes that cannon ball guy. He's cool.\\
'''Teen 2:''' Are you being sarcastic, dude?\\
'''Teen 1:''' I don't even know anymore.


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* LightFlickerTeleportation[=/=]StopMotionLighting: A flashback shows teenagers partying to a strobe light as young Homer watches from a distance. With each flicker, Homer is standing a little closer. When he's rejected, the next flicker has him immediately back where he started.


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* WaxingLyrical: "I used to [[Music/KISS rock and roll all night and party ev-e-ry day]]. Then it was every other day. Now I'm lucky if I can find one night a month in which to get funky."
8th Sep '16 11:14:26 PM Premonition45
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* BaitAndSwitch: When Homer's stomach started growling strangely, the tour organizer says "Homer, nothing's more important to me than the health and well-being of my freaks. I'm sending you to a vet."



* DiscoDan: Homer towards the start, who's surprised that the 70s music group Music/{{Bread}} is under "oldies" at a record store.

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* DentedIron: Homer eventually takes so many cannonballs to the stomach that [[TheLastStraw one more would kill him]].
* DiscoDan: Homer towards the start, who's start. He's genuinely surprised that the 70s music group Music/{{Bread}} Bread is under "oldies" at a record store.store.
* {{Dissimile}}: When Homer is being introduced in Springfield, the organizer describes him as "The man who embodies everything about rock 'n roll, except the music."
* RhetoricalQuestionBlunder: After the veterinarian warns Homer that he'll die from taking another cannonball, Homer dismisses him.
-->'''Homer:''' Got any messages for Music/JimiHendrix?
-->'''Veternarian:''' Yes: "Pick up your puppy."
-->(''pan down to a box with a dog called "Rover Hendrix".
8th Sep '16 11:03:24 PM Premonition45
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Feeling uncool, Homer decides to take Bart and Lisa to the Hullabalooza music festival. But, while feeling more out of place, Homer accidentally takes a cannonball to the stomach. This newfound makes him the sleeper hit of the festival, and a hero to Bart but at what cost to his health?

!!Tropes featured:

* ButtMonkey: Music/PeterFrampton can't catch a break.
-->'''Peter:''' God. Homer Simpson wrecks my pig, Cypress Hill steals my orchestra, and Sonic Youth's in my cooler! Get out of there, you kids!
* CelebrityIsOverrated: Parodied towards the end.
-->'''Homer:''' I'll miss you, [[Music/TheSmashingPumpkins Pumpkins]], but I just can't share your bleak world view. I've got too much to live for.
-->'''Billy Corgan:''' We envy you, Homer. [[CursedWithAwesome All we have is our music, our legion of fans, our million of dollars and our youth...]]
-->(''{{Beat}}'')
-->'''Smashing Pumpkins:''' Woo-hoo!
-->'''James Iha:''' Let's all go out and buy fur coats!
-->'''Jimmy Chamberlin:''' I want a walk-in humidor.
* DiscoDan: Homer towards the start, who's surprised that the 70s music group Music/{{Bread}} is under "oldies" at a record store.
* SpecialGuest: Music/TheSmashingPumpkins, Music/CypressHill, Music/PeterFrampton, and Music/SonicYouth all appear as themselves.
* WhosOnFirst: When Homer first meets Billy Corgan.
-->'''Billy:''' Billy Corgan, Smashing Pumpkins.
-->'''Homer:''' Homer Simpson, smiling politely.

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