History Series / Outnumbered

2nd Jan '17 5:20:45 PM missmoon
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'''Pete:''' No, I'm Spartacus!\\
'''Jake:''' I'm Spartacus! \\

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'''Pete:''' No, I'm Spartacus!\\
'''Jake:'''
Spartacus!
-->'''Jake:'''
I'm Spartacus! \\Spartacus!\\



* IceCreamKoan: Ben received A-levels in psychology and philosophy, even wondering if reality is a thing while the family are stranded at a pub on Christmas.

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* IceCreamKoan: Ben received A-levels in psychology and philosophy, even wondering if reality is a thing while the family are stranded at a pub on Christmas. The rest of the family tends to tell him to shut up when he starts pondering things.
1st Jan '17 4:35:37 PM MartinJS
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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Claire Skinner's broken foot while filming the 2016 Christmas special subtly influences the plot

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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Claire Skinner's Skinner having a broken foot while filming the 2016 Christmas special subtly influences the plot
1st Jan '17 4:34:55 PM MartinJS
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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Claire Skinner's broken foot while filming the 2016 Christmas special subtly influences the plot
1st Jan '17 9:49:51 AM missmoon
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* ChristmasEpisode: 4 of them, with the 2016 Christmas special stranding the family at a pub after getting into a car accident on their way to scatter Granddad's ashes.



--> '''Pete:''' ''(hopeful)'' Yeah, OK. ''(looks closer, becomes despondent)'' Oh no, he's one of those toy policemen, well he'll only give us a leaflet. [[note]]An apparent reference to Police Community Support Officers, unpaid volunteer police staff in the UK pften mocked as 'plastic policemen' for their supposed inability to contribute in the heat of the moment.[[/note]]

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--> '''Pete:''' ''(hopeful)'' Yeah, OK. ''(looks closer, becomes despondent)'' Oh no, he's one of those toy policemen, well he'll only give us a leaflet. [[note]]An apparent reference to Police Community Support Officers, unpaid volunteer police staff in the UK pften often mocked as 'plastic policemen' for their supposed inability to contribute in the heat of the moment.[[/note]]



* DrivesLikeCrazy: The reason they got into a car accident on Christmas in the 2016 Christmas special was because Ben was driving and wasn't looking where he was going. (Sue would have driven them but he accidentally dropped the frozen turkey on her foot.)



-->'''Sue:''' So, you got a part?
-->'''Ben:''' Yeah.
-->'''Sue:''' Right, which one?
-->'''Ben:''' I'm Spartacus.
-->'''Pete:''' No, I'm Spartacus!
-->'''Jake:''' I'm Spartacus!
-->'''Ben:''' I'm going to hear that joke a lot, aren't I?

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-->'''Sue:''' So, you got a part?
-->'''Ben:''' Yeah.
-->'''Sue:'''
part?\\
'''Ben:''' Yeah.\\
'''Sue:'''
Right, which one?
-->'''Ben:'''
one?\\
'''Ben:'''
I'm Spartacus.
-->'''Pete:'''
Spartacus.\\
'''Pete:'''
No, I'm Spartacus!
-->'''Jake:'''
Spartacus!\\
'''Jake:'''
I'm Spartacus!
-->'''Ben:'''
Spartacus! \\
'''Ben:'''
I'm going to hear that joke a lot, aren't I? I?
* IceCreamKoan: Ben received A-levels in psychology and philosophy, even wondering if reality is a thing while the family are stranded at a pub on Christmas.



* NotAllowedToGrowUp: Averted. The characters have aged appropriately (Jake is now 16, and a archetypical teenager, Ben is now 12, and Karen is now 9). Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin both joked it had happened in an interview stating [[BlatantLies that everything was true]].

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* NotAllowedToGrowUp: Averted. The characters have aged appropriately (Jake is now 16, 22, and accepting a archetypical teenager, job in New Zealand, Ben is now 12, 18 and built like a footballer and Karen is now 9).15). Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin both joked it had happened in an interview stating [[BlatantLies that everything was true]].



** Karen becomes rather sullen and rude in series 5.

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** Karen becomes rather sullen and rude in series 5. In the 2016 special, she's not as rude and sullen, but retains her laser sharp BrutalHonesty.
26th Dec '16 3:11:28 PM cwickham
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Creator/{{BBC}}1 half-hour sitcom, which aired its first season over two weeks in 2007, and its second over seven weeks in 2008. It got a UsefulNotes/ComicRelief special and a Christmas special in 2009, followed by a third series (plus Sport Relief special) in 2010 and a fourth (plus Christmas special) in 2011. A stand-alone Christmas special aired on Christmas Eve 2012 and the fifth and final series aired in 2014.

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Creator/{{BBC}}1 half-hour sitcom, which aired its first season over two weeks in 2007, and its second over seven weeks in 2008. It got Five full series plus three Christmas specials aired in total, with the fifth series in early 2014 intended to be the last; however, a UsefulNotes/ComicRelief special and a further Christmas special was broadcast in 2009, followed by a third series (plus Sport Relief special) in 2010 and a fourth (plus Christmas special) in 2011. A stand-alone Christmas special aired on Christmas Eve 2012 and the fifth and final series aired in 2014.
2016.
16th Nov '16 3:56:51 AM axle-k89
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* DeathGlare: In the final episode [[spoiler:after Pete and Jake catch Tommy the hamster and Karen gratefully hugs Pete and Jake,]] Stacey asks a Sue if she wants a hug as well. Stacey backs off after an angry Sue gives her one of these.

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* DeathGlare: In the final episode [[spoiler:after Pete and Jake catch Tommy the hamster and Karen gratefully hugs Pete and Jake,]] Stacey asks a Sue if she wants a hug as well. Stacey wisely backs off after an angry Sue gives her one of these.
16th Nov '16 3:56:01 AM axle-k89
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* DeathGlare: In the final episode [[spoiler:after Pete and Jake catch Tommy the hamster and Karen gratefully hugs Pete and Jake,]] Stacey asks a [[TarnquilFury very calm but angry]] Sue if she wants a hug as well. Sue shoots Stacey a glare and Stacey wisely decides to back off.

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* DeathGlare: In the final episode [[spoiler:after Pete and Jake catch Tommy the hamster and Karen gratefully hugs Pete and Jake,]] Stacey asks a [[TarnquilFury very calm but angry]] a Sue if she wants a hug as well. Sue shoots Stacey a glare and Stacey wisely decides to back off.backs off after an angry Sue gives her one of these.
16th Nov '16 3:54:17 AM axle-k89
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* DeathGlare: In the final episode [[spoiler:after Pete and Jake catch Tommy the hamster and Karen gratefully hugs Pete and Jake,]] Stacey asks a [[TarnquilFury very calm but angry]] Sue if she wants a hug as well. Sue shoots Stacey a glare and Stacey wisely decides to back off.
16th Nov '16 3:34:50 AM axle-k89
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** Jake in season 3 goes from mild mannered to a rather moody JerkWithAHeartOfGold, as his teenage slouchiness and perversion kicks in.

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** Jake in season 3 goes from mild mannered mild-mannered to a rather moody JerkWithAHeartOfGold, as his teenage slouchiness and perversion kicks in.



* TranquilFury: Pete is very much exhibiting this [[spoiler:when he finally stops Sue and Angela's massive argument]] during the dinner party episode, and trying very hard not to shout as he shuts the two up and orders Sue to take Ben back to bed.



** Karen's friend Alexa answers Pete asking whether her disorganised and scatter-brained mum Jane will be there to pick he up soon with a deadpan, "I doubt it."


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** Karen's friend Alexa answers Pete asking whether her disorganised and scatter-brained mum Jane will be there to pick he her up soon with a deadpan, "I doubt it."

11th Nov '16 1:08:36 PM Berrenta
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* GirlsNeedRoleModels: Sue seems to believe this InUniverse, explaining her dismay in series 4 when Karen suddenly develops an interest in shopping and fashion.
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