History Series / TheAdventuresOfShirleyHolmes

19th Apr '16 10:53:50 AM erforce
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** In one episode, Det. Tremaine tells Shirley that what she really needs is IndianaJones.

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** In one episode, Det. Tremaine tells Shirley that what she really needs is IndianaJones.Franchise/IndianaJones.
6th Apr '16 1:49:42 PM ladyofthelibrary
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* AchievementsInIgnorance: Bo wins a quiz show for entry into an elite school in "Calculated Crime"...by giving his ''shoe size'' as an answer to the bonus question.
5th Apr '16 6:59:54 AM ladyofthelibrary
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* AdultFear: The amount of times Shirley has gotten captured and/or locked up by unstable people.



* DiplomaticImpunity: Robert Holmes was once accused of abusing his diplomatic status to sell information to another country. In another episode, it was believed he was harboring a suspected murderer ([[spoiler:a woman who turned out to be innocent]]). The police officer interrogating him acknowledged he couldn't arrest Holmes but warned he could lose his job over that. That risk was quite real.

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* CoolHat: Shirley has several, wearing a different one every episode.
* DiplomaticImpunity: Robert Holmes was once accused of abusing his diplomatic status to sell information to another country. In another episode, it was believed he was harboring a suspected murderer ([[spoiler:a ([[spoiler: a woman who turned out to be innocent]]). The police officer interrogating him acknowledged he couldn't arrest Holmes but warned he could lose his job over that. That risk was quite real.



* HeterosexualLifePartners: Shirley and Bo.



* OfficialCouple: Shirley and [[spoiler:Matt]].

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* OfficialCouple: Shirley and [[spoiler:Matt]].[[spoiler: Matt]].



* UngratefulBastard: Shirley [[spoiler:saves Molly from being burned to death by Elyse and stops her MoralityPet horse from being put to death due to a fake case of rabies. Does this change Molly's attitude towards her? Nope.]]

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* UngratefulBastard: Shirley [[spoiler:saves [[spoiler: saves Molly from being burned to death by Elyse and stops her MoralityPet horse from being put to death due to a fake case of rabies. Does this change Molly's attitude towards her? Nope.]]
19th Jan '16 5:24:04 AM luiz4200
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* ClearTheirName: Shirley has to do this two times. In the pilot, she has to prove against the belief of police and school that Bo isn't the arsonist in the neighborhood. She does it again when her father gets accused of abusing his diplomatic status to sell information to another country.

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* ClearTheirName: Shirley has to do this two three times. In the pilot, she has to prove against the belief of police and school that Bo isn't the arsonist in the neighborhood. She does it again when her father gets accused of abusing his diplomatic status to sell information to another country. She later saves Ned Crawford when someone tricks him into being wrongfully arrested for InsuranceFraud.
19th Jan '16 5:22:04 AM luiz4200
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* InsuranceFraud: Ned Crawford is arrested for insurance fraud when a ruby he reported as stolen is found at his home. [[spoiler:It turns out the ruby was planted there by a WellIntentionedExtremist who wants to stop him from exploiting child labor]].
16th Jan '16 7:01:37 PM Anddrix
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* ViewersAreMorons: A possible reason why "Detective" was added to the show's title when the series was broadcast in the U.S. [[SarcasmMode Because no one would assume anyone named Holmes could be a detective.]]
3rd Aug '15 5:05:17 AM Morgenthaler
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!!''TheAdventuresOfShirleyHolmes'' provides examples of:

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!!''TheAdventuresOfShirleyHolmes'' !!This show provides examples of:
23rd Dec '14 8:59:53 PM nombretomado
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** Bo refers to Shirley as "[[JamesBond Miss Moneypenny]]" at least twice, once even using a SeanConnery accent.

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** Bo refers to Shirley as "[[JamesBond "[[Film/JamesBond Miss Moneypenny]]" at least twice, once even using a SeanConnery accent.
8th Sep '14 7:32:21 AM carla
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* FictionalCountry:
** {{Wutai}}: "Rising Moon" gives us the kingdom of Salamar, of which Bai Sung is the heir to the throne.
** {{Ruritania}}: In "Ten Dollar Thief," the titular thief comes from a small Eastern European country called Vladnia, "population 15M, major exports are agricultural products, dairy, wheat and poultry."
8th Sep '14 5:04:21 AM carla
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** In ''The Case of the Falling Star'', Bo tells Shirley that in-universe TV sitcom "Cool Rule" is like "''HomeImprovement'' [[XMeetsY meets]] ''LawAndOrder''."

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** In ''The "The Case of the Falling Star'', Star," Bo tells Shirley that in-universe TV sitcom "Cool Rule" is like "''HomeImprovement'' [[XMeetsY meets]] ''LawAndOrder''."
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