History Series / JustShootMe

9th Feb '16 2:30:26 PM fnhornguy
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* Irony: Mya goes through various clever plans to get Elliot's brother, Donnie, to admit to faking being "slow," all to no avail. But one thirty-second talk with the thick-headed Jack is enough for Donnie to blow his stack and expose the ruse to everyone.
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* Irony: {{Irony}}: Mya goes through various clever plans to get Elliot's brother, Donnie, to admit to faking being "slow," all to no avail. But one thirty-second talk with the thick-headed Jack is enough for Donnie to blow his stack and expose the ruse to everyone.
9th Feb '16 2:27:43 PM fnhornguy
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* HowDidThatGetInThere: Finch invites a woman over for sex and proceeds to "set the mood with some tunes". Cue "Tomorrow" from {{Annie}}, followed by Finch abruptly changing the music to a motivational tape, before finally finding "a stanky groove".
16th Dec '15 2:28:04 AM DragonQuestZ
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* DontLookAtMe: Finch, when he cries over ''Theatre/KingLear''.
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* DontLookAtMe: Finch, Finch says this twice, when he cries over ''Theatre/KingLear''.

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* DontLookAtMe: Finch, when he cries over ''Theatre/KingLear''.FashionModel: Being set in the offices of a fashion magazine, naturally has fashion models as extras and supporting characters. Most of them serve as GirlOfTheWeek for Elliot or Dennis, although one minor arc had Dennis marry a model. One of the main characters, Nina Van Horn, is a former model now working as the magazine's head of fashion.
11th Dec '15 5:33:47 PM DragonQuestZ
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* FashionDesigner: Creator/DanaCarvey played a designer who thought Nina dissed him, but it was Maya who felt his designs were just empty flash. At the end of the episode he tricked her into publicly wearing a design that was VaporWear.
5th Dec '15 2:18:36 PM morenohijazo
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* GeorgeWashingtonSleptHere: Jack's country house is next to a cabin where Washington planned the Battle of Yorktown. He tore it down years ago to build a tennis court. Which he doesn't use anymore.
14th Nov '15 10:18:13 PM pvsage
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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything
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* DoesThisRemindYouOfAnythingDoesThisRemindYouOfAnything: ** All the articles in ''Blush'', which is to be expected of an {{Expy}} of ''Cosmopolitan''. This influences to the staff's dialog around the office as well. ** In "Nina's Birthday", Maya's roommate Wally says he used to stare at Nina's poster every night. "Sometimes twice a night."
13th Nov '15 5:06:23 AM pvsage
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* ShoutOut/ToShakespeare: "King Lear Jet" includes parodies of lines from ''{{Theatre/Hamlet}}'' and ''Theatre/RichardIII'' as well as a WholePlotReference to ''Theatre/KingLear''.

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* ShoutOut/ToShakespeare: "King Lear Jet" includes parodies of lines from ''{{Theatre/Hamlet}}'' and ''Theatre/RichardIII'' as well as a WholePlotReference to ''Theatre/KingLear''.
13th Nov '15 4:20:00 AM pvsage
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* ShoutOut: Jack comments on firing his previous limo driver, who kept mumbling "[[TaxiDriver Someday a real rain will come and wash all this scum off the streets.]]"
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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut: ** Jack comments on firing his previous limo driver, who kept mumbling "[[TaxiDriver Someday a real rain will come and wash all this scum off the streets.]]"

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* ShoutOut: Jack comments on firing his previous limo driver, who kept mumbling "[[TaxiDriver Someday a real rain will come ShoutOut/ToShakespeare: "King Lear Jet" includes parodies of lines from ''{{Theatre/Hamlet}}'' and wash all this scum off the streets.]]"''Theatre/RichardIII'' as well as a WholePlotReference to ''Theatre/KingLear''.
12th Nov '15 2:46:24 AM pvsage
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* OutWithABang: Of a sort-Nina sent a man into cardiac arrest by flashing him.
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* OutWithABang: OutWithABang: ** Of a sort-Nina sent a man into cardiac arrest by flashing him.him. ** Dennis hopes to invoke this when dating a rich octogenarian, but the old lady has so much more stamina than him that he ends up in an ambulance.
20th Oct '15 11:05:29 AM TonyG
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** Speaking of which, Creator/GeorgeLucas is an old friend of Jack's. He ends up punching Finch in the face. ** "My Dinner with Woody" has Maya date a man who thinks he's Creator/WoodyAllen. At the end, the real Woody appears by phone call.

* AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's an actor playing a character.
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* AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume murder mystery party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's an actor playing a character.

* AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's an actor playing a character.BobFromAccounting: Early episodes has characters mention Baxter from accounting.

* AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's an actor playing a character.** Nigel, who appeared in the season one episode "Nina in the Cantina".

* AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's an actor playing a character.IdiosyncraticWipes: The headlines on the cover of ''Blush'' are used as transitions.

* AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's an actor playing ** Creator/PamelaAnderson slaps Nina for a character.past altercation. ** Nina won't work with Creator/MickeyRooney. Don't ask.

** "My Dinner with Woody" has numerous allusions to Creator/WoodyAllen films, particularly ''Film/AnnieHall''. The title references ''Film/MyDinnerWithAndre''. ** When Elliot catches Finch trying to cop a feel on Carmen Electra, he says [[Advertising/MrWhipple "Mister Finch, please don't squeeze the Carmen."]] * AllPartOfTheShow: Maya's costume party. Her neighbour, Professor Gladstone, dies suddenly, and everyone assumes he's SitcomArchNemesis: Jack has a friendly rivalry with Creator/DonaldTrump. ** Elliot bears an actor playing a character.animosity with Annie Leibowitz.

* WelcomeEpisode
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* WelcomeEpisodeWelcomeEpisode: The pilot, in which Maya joins ''Blush''.
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