History Recap / TheSimpsonsS8E18HomerVsTheEighteenthAmendment

13th Apr '16 11:53:09 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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* [[spoiler:CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot / ShaggyDogStory: The 200-year old law banning alcohol in Springfield had been repealed the following year.]]


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* ShaggyDogStory: The 200-year old law banning alcohol in Springfield had been repealed the following year.
17th Mar '16 3:48:30 AM morenohijazo
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* StoppedReadingTooSoon: A 200-year-old law banning alcohol is discovered in the Springfield Charter. It took until the very end of the episode to discover that it was repealed 199 years ago.
6th Mar '16 9:30:28 AM Sivartis
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* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: The News line "Beer Baron Beats Banner"

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* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: The News line newspaper headlines "Beer Baron Beats Banner"Banner" and [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment "Banner Bars Booze (Booze Barred By Banner)"]].
9th Feb '16 4:17:25 PM windyshadow32
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[[caption-width-right:350: [[AlcoholInducedIdiocy To alcohol! The cause of... and solution to... all of life's problems]]]]
18th Nov '15 9:16:43 AM Premonition45
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* WrongGenreSavvy: Rex Banner acts like he's in the Chicago from ''The Untouchables'' rather than [[SurroundedByIdiots Springfield]].

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* WrongGenreSavvy: Rex Banner acts like he's in the 1920s Chicago from ''The Untouchables'' rather than [[SurroundedByIdiots Springfield]].
20th Oct '15 4:07:33 AM LentilSandEater
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* DudeNotFunny: For anyone growing up during the height of IRA bombings and terrorism in London, everyone in the parade cheering when the British fish and chip shop gets bombed comes across as this.
23rd Sep '15 12:15:55 AM DivineDeath
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* LegitimateBusinessmensSocialClub: Moe fronts his speakeasy as Moe's Pet Shop. However, the fact that it plays jazz music at 1:00AM and attracts a certain partygoing clientele make its true purpose blatantly obvious.
6th Aug '15 4:44:54 PM Premonition45
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* WrongGenreSavvy: Rex Banner acts like he's in the Chicago from ''The Untouchables'' rather than [[SurroundedByMorons Springfield]].

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* WrongGenreSavvy: Rex Banner acts like he's in the Chicago from ''The Untouchables'' rather than [[SurroundedByMorons [[SurroundedByIdiots Springfield]].
6th Aug '15 4:44:28 PM Premonition45
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* [[spoiler:CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot / ShaggyDogStory: The 200-year old law banning alcohol in Springfield had been repealed the following year.]]



* [[spoiler:ShaggyDogStory: The 200-year old law banning alcohol in Springfield had been repealed the following year.]]



-->'''Homer:''' I'm not gonna lie to you, Marge. ''(proceeds to get in his car and drive off)''

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-->'''Homer:''' I'm not gonna lie to you, Marge. ''(proceeds to get in his car and drive off)''off)''
* WrongGenreSavvy: Rex Banner acts like he's in the Chicago from ''The Untouchables'' rather than [[SurroundedByMorons Springfield]].
1st Aug '15 10:33:23 AM IvanovTroping97
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* AccidentalPervert: When the anti-alcohol women's group catch Chief Wiggum dancing with Princess Kashmir, Wiggum decides to "give them the old Wiggum charm." Just as she struts up to the group, smiling, Helen Lovejoy screams, "PERVERT!" thinking that he was going to molest her.

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* AccidentalPervert: When the anti-alcohol women's group catch Chief Wiggum dancing with Princess Kashmir, Wiggum decides to "give them the old Wiggum charm." Just as she he struts up to the group, smiling, Helen Lovejoy screams, "PERVERT!" thinking that he was going to molest her.
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