History WebComic / Overcompensating

28th Oct '17 1:43:35 PM nombretomado
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* HistoricalHeroUpgrade: Jeffrey goes out of his way to tear down this trope built around ChristopherColumbus. Among other things, Columbus Day is celebrated by trying to keep Columbus spirit from returning, and his massacre of the American natives is constantly brought up.

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* HistoricalHeroUpgrade: Jeffrey goes out of his way to tear down this trope built around ChristopherColumbus.UsefulNotes/ChristopherColumbus. Among other things, Columbus Day is celebrated by trying to keep Columbus spirit from returning, and his massacre of the American natives is constantly brought up.
12th Aug '17 9:56:57 AM nombretomado
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* TakeThat The site frequently takes shots at society and politics, however [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20080804.html this]] comic attacks neither but still hits Kid Rock, his fans, and [[CtrlAltDel Tim Buckley]] pretty hard.

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* TakeThat The site frequently takes shots at society and politics, however [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20080804.html this]] comic attacks neither but still hits Kid Rock, his fans, and [[CtrlAltDel [[Webcomic/CtrlAltDel Tim Buckley]] pretty hard.
13th Apr '17 6:46:54 PM nombretomado
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--> '''Jeffrey''': I showed Joanna a picture of {{Slenderman}} and she screamed.

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--> '''Jeffrey''': I showed Joanna a picture of {{Slenderman}} [[Franchise/TheSlenderManMythos Slender Man]] and she screamed.
18th Feb '17 4:57:01 PM eroock
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[[http://overcompensating.com/ Overcompensating]] Is the sometimes fiction other times auto-bio web-comic by Jeffrey Rowland. Rowland is also the creator of other web comics WhenIGrowUp and WiguAdventures as well as the founder of [[http://topatoco.com/hey/ TopatoCo]], a t-shirt company specializing in selling web-comic based merchandise.

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[[http://overcompensating.''[[http://overcompensating.com/ Overcompensating]] Is Overcompensating]]'' is the sometimes fiction other times auto-bio web-comic by Jeffrey Rowland. Rowland is also the creator of other web comics WhenIGrowUp and WiguAdventures as well as the founder of [[http://topatoco.com/hey/ TopatoCo]], a t-shirt company specializing in selling web-comic based merchandise.
1st Jul '16 8:51:10 AM gewunomox
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--> '''Jeffrey''': No, like how girls used to [[{{Squee}} scream]] at them [[TheBeatles Beatles]].

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--> '''Jeffrey''': No, like how girls used to [[{{Squee}} scream]] at them [[TheBeatles [[Music/TheBeatles Beatles]].
25th Mar '16 6:10:47 PM eroock
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* RunForTheBorder: Choices are in short supply with almost any situation involving [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20041018.html five gallons of ticks]].

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* RunForTheBorder: Choices are in short supply with almost any situation involving [[http://overcompensating.[[https://web.archive.org/web/20080610172304/http://overcompensating.com/posts/20041018.html five gallons of ticks]].
25th Mar '16 6:07:36 PM eroock
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* AllAnimalsAreDogs: invoked in modified form by Weedmaster P in [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20130226.html this]] strip.

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* AllAnimalsAreDogs: invoked Invoked in modified form by Weedmaster P in [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20130226.html this]] strip.



* AnthropomorphicPersonification The [=G0D=] of Internet, a giant four armed catwoman who speaks in L33T.
* ArtEvolution In the comic itself, also can be compared to WhenIGrowUp to REALLY see how far Rowland has progressed.

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* AnthropomorphicPersonification AnthropomorphicPersonification: The [=G0D=] of Internet, a giant four armed four-armed catwoman who speaks in L33T.
* ArtEvolution ArtEvolution: In the comic itself, also can be compared to WhenIGrowUp to REALLY see how far Rowland has progressed.



* {{God}} Makes frequent appearances as well as his son.
* GodIsEvil Sort of, God and Jesus can be dicks at times. Also they both live in a trailer park for some reason.

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* {{God}} {{God}}: Makes frequent appearances as well as his son.
* GodIsEvil GodIsEvil: Sort of, God and Jesus can be dicks at times. Also they both live in a trailer park for some reason.



* GrossUpCloseUp- [[http://www.overcompensating.com/posts/20090909.html This stip]]
* GrotesqueCute - [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20081201.html Butt-cats!!]]
* HerCodeNameWasMarySue- Weedmaster P's Webcomic [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20090402.html]]

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* GrossUpCloseUp- GrossUpCloseUp: [[http://www.overcompensating.com/posts/20090909.html This stip]]
* GrotesqueCute - GrotesqueCute: [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20081201.html Butt-cats!!]]
* HerCodeNameWasMarySue- HerCodeNameWasMarySue: Weedmaster P's Webcomic [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20090402.html]]



* HoYay- A series of strips involving Vermont Pete's AbhorrentAdmirer Weedmaster P [[http://www.overcompensating.com/posts/20100308.html]]
* HollywoodHacking - Whenever they need to do something computer-y, Jeffrey and team go into {{Hackers}}-mode, with 90s cyberpunk fashions, edgy nicknames, and hacker slogans hollered at the top of their lungs.

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* HoYay- HoYay: A series of strips involving Vermont Pete's AbhorrentAdmirer Weedmaster P [[http://www.overcompensating.com/posts/20100308.html]]
* HollywoodHacking - HollywoodHacking: Whenever they need to do something computer-y, Jeffrey and team go into {{Hackers}}-mode, with 90s cyberpunk fashions, edgy nicknames, and hacker slogans hollered at the top of their lungs.



* LibationForTheDead - Okay, so not a straight example, but there is a Jim Beam-drinking, undead cat from Hell.

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* LibationForTheDead - LibationForTheDead: Okay, so not a straight example, but there is a Jim Beam-drinking, undead cat from Hell.



* MundaneFantastic - Topato, the flying, super-strong, made-out of poison, potatoes occasionally shows up from his home dimension to yell at Jeffrey.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero - Part of reality had to be deleted to prevent ALL of reality collapsing. Happens in a cross-over with ''Wigu Adventures''.

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* MundaneFantastic - MundaneFantastic: Topato, the flying, super-strong, made-out of poison, potatoes occasionally shows up from his home dimension to yell at Jeffrey.
* NiceJobBreakingItHero - NiceJobBreakingItHero: Part of reality had to be deleted to prevent ALL of reality collapsing. Happens in a cross-over with ''Wigu Adventures''.



* NinjaPirateZombieRobot - Robot Monkey Pirate Zombie Mummy Ninja Hobo Cowboy, "the greatest cartoon character in the history of Earth."

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* NinjaPirateZombieRobot - NinjaPirateZombieRobot: Robot Monkey Pirate Zombie Mummy Ninja Hobo Cowboy, "the greatest cartoon character in the history of Earth."



* RunForTheBorder - Choices are in short supply with almost any situation involving [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20041018.html five gallons of ticks]].

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* RunForTheBorder - RunForTheBorder: Choices are in short supply with almost any situation involving [[http://overcompensating.com/posts/20041018.html five gallons of ticks]].



* WithFriendsLikeThese - Weedmaster P.

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* WithFriendsLikeThese - WithFriendsLikeThese: Weedmaster P.
25th Mar '16 6:05:48 PM eroock
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-> OVERCOMPENSATING: The Journal Comic With a Seething Disdain for Reality.

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-> OVERCOMPENSATING: ->''"OVERCOMPENSATING: The Journal Comic With a Seething Disdain for Reality."''
15th Oct '15 11:48:53 AM FF32
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--> '''Jeffrey''': No, like how girls used to [[Squee scream]] at them [[TheBeatles Beatles]].

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--> '''Jeffrey''': No, like how girls used to [[Squee [[{{Squee}} scream]] at them [[TheBeatles Beatles]].



* OurPresidentsAreDifferent: After the 2008 election, Jeffrey is elected as the secret "Inside President", the official who is in charge of actually coming up with new policies, a position that doesnt pay anything and is considered a civic duty. Obama is still elected as the face of the Presidency.

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* OurPresidentsAreDifferent: After the 2008 election, Jeffrey is elected as the secret "Inside President", the official who is in charge of actually coming up with new policies, a position that doesnt doesn't pay anything and is considered a civic duty. Obama is still elected as the face of the Presidency.
6th Aug '15 4:46:46 AM SilentStranger
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* HistoricalHeroUpgrade: Jeffrey goes out of his way to tear down this trope built around ChristopherColumbus. Among other things, Columbus Day is celebrated by trying to keep Columbus spirit from returning, and his massacre of the American natives is constantly brought up.


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* NightmareFetishist: Joanna, originating from the Land of The Dead, has a somewhat... different idea of what is appealing.
--> '''Jeffrey''': I showed Joanna a picture of {{Slenderman}} and she screamed.
--> '''Weedmaster P''': Because he's scary!
--> '''Jeffrey''': No, like how girls used to [[Squee scream]] at them [[TheBeatles Beatles]].


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* TakeThatMe: The Jeffrey seen in the comics is a far bigger loser than the real Jeffrey is, which is joked about in some strips.


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* TimeTravel: Weedmaster P owns a time machine which occasionally works itself into the plot.
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