History WesternAnimation / ProducingParker

6th Jun '17 7:49:17 PM PaulA
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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Jackie Cartwright of "Eat, Pray, Parker" is an author of a memoir lauded for being female empowering. So the reason she named her AngryGuardDog [[ErnestHemingway Hemingway]], a RatedMForManly author that was frequently criticized as being misogynistic, [[WeNamedTheMonkeyJack was to be insulting]]? [[spoiler: Actually, she's a man who went through a mid-life crisis and such an inspiration would be suitable for him.]]

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Jackie Cartwright of "Eat, Pray, Parker" is an author of a memoir lauded for being female empowering. So the reason she named her AngryGuardDog [[ErnestHemingway [[Creator/ErnestHemingway Hemingway]], a RatedMForManly author that was frequently criticized as being misogynistic, [[WeNamedTheMonkeyJack was to be insulting]]? [[spoiler: Actually, she's a man who went through a mid-life crisis and such an inspiration would be suitable for him.]]



* NamedAfterSomeoneFamous: Jackie Cartwright's AngryGuardDog, appearing in "Eat, Pray, Parker", is named [[ErnestHemingway Hemingway]]

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* NamedAfterSomeoneFamous: Jackie Cartwright's AngryGuardDog, appearing in "Eat, Pray, Parker", is named [[ErnestHemingway [[Creator/ErnestHemingway Hemingway]]
13th May '17 6:18:10 PM Monolaf317
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* ReclusiveArtist: Jackie Cartwright in "Eat, Pray, Parker" gives off this impression considering her house is fenced off with barbed wire atop them, having a "welcome mat" with the words GO AWAY on it, and conversing with Parker by keeping the door shut and slipping out notes under it. That being said, her photo is on the back of her book, she agreed to appear on Victoria's show before Parker convinced her for ''The Dee Show'', she busts out her motorcycle to come out and control her AngryGuardDog getting furious at Parker and she gets along fine with Parker. [[spoiler:Might have to do with how it turns out she's actually a man pretending to be a woman since his publisher told him male mid-life crises don't sell.]]

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* ReclusiveArtist: InUniverse. Jackie Cartwright in "Eat, Pray, Parker" gives off this impression considering her house is fenced off with barbed wire atop them, having a "welcome mat" with the words GO AWAY on it, and conversing with Parker by keeping the door shut and slipping out notes under it. That being said, her photo is on the back of her book, she agreed to appear on Victoria's show before Parker convinced her for ''The Dee Show'', she busts out her motorcycle to come out and control her AngryGuardDog getting furious at Parker and she gets along fine with Parker. [[spoiler:Might have to do with how it turns out she's actually a man pretending to be a woman since his publisher told him male mid-life crises don't sell.]]
28th Mar '17 7:19:55 PM nombretomado
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* {{Expy}}: Victoria looks like Music/QueenLatifah and she is pretty much [[TheOprahWinfreyShow Oprah]].

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* {{Expy}}: Victoria looks like Music/QueenLatifah and she is pretty much [[TheOprahWinfreyShow [[Series/TheOprahWinfreyShow Oprah]].
17th Feb '17 7:58:04 PM creader
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13th Mar '16 10:31:10 AM TMNTFanGirl
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''Producing Parker'' is a 2009 Canadian animated series about Parker Kovak, a late-20s single woman stressfully working as a producer of the most high-rated daytime TalkShow ''The Dee Show''.

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''Producing Parker'' is a 2009 Canadian animated series about Parker Kovak, a late-20s single woman in a her late-20s stressfully working as a producer of the most high-rated daytime TalkShow ''The Dee Show''.



* BlondeBrunetteRedhead: ''The Dee Show'''s female employees are this with Chicago, Parker and Dee (well, her red hair's a wig) respectively.

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* BlondeBrunetteRedhead: ''The Dee Show'''s female employees are this with Chicago, Parker and Dee (well, her red hair's (which is technically a wig) respectively.



* EaglelandOsmosis: The characters randomly discuss the Bible belt, the War on Terror, illegal immigration, and Dee once tried to obtain a pardon from the President, despite being a Canadian show. Of course, it is possible the show is set in the U.S.

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* EaglelandOsmosis: The characters randomly discuss the Bible belt, the War on Terror, illegal immigration, and Dee once tried to obtain a pardon from the President, President--but it is entirely possible that the show may take place in the United States despite technically being a Canadian show. Of course, it is possible the show is set in the U.S.series.



* {{Expy}}: Victoria looks like Music/QueenLatifah.
** She is pretty much [[TheOprahWinfreyShow Oprah]].

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* {{Expy}}: Victoria looks like Music/QueenLatifah.
** She
Music/QueenLatifah and she is pretty much [[TheOprahWinfreyShow Oprah]].



* ImagineSpot: When Dee falls through the floor in "Renovating Parker" and she depressively says none of her staff cares if she lives or dies, Simon replies that he does... proceeding to imagine to himself saying Dee's in her final resting place in hell on a stage before her corpse and coffin get consumed in flames and then announcing his show replacing it "Seriously Hardcore News Report" with himself hosting it along with Chicago and Parker dancing on poles as his "loyal team of sexy topless cub reporters" at which Parker ends it by telling him to stop staring at their bazoombas.

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* ImagineSpot: When Dee falls through the floor in "Renovating Parker" and she depressively says none of her staff cares if she lives or dies, Simon replies that he does... proceeding to imagine to himself saying Dee's in her final resting place in hell on a stage before her corpse and coffin get consumed in flames and then announcing his show replacing it "Seriously Hardcore News Report" with himself hosting it along with Chicago and Parker dancing on poles as his "loyal team of sexy topless cub reporters" at which Parker ends it by telling him to stop staring at their bazoombas.



* NotSoDifferent: Dee and Victoria are both self-absorbed {{Jerkass}}es. Victoria just does a better job at hiding it, which makes her more of a jerkass.

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* NotSoDifferent: Dee and Victoria are both self-absorbed {{Jerkass}}es. Victoria just does a better job at hiding it, which makes her more ''more'' of a jerkass.



* RuleOfFunny: Producing Parker sorta resembles real life... [[WorldOfWeirdness except when it doesn't many times, usually quite excessively]].

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* RuleOfFunny: Producing Parker sorta resembles real life... [[WorldOfWeirdness except when it doesn't many times, usually quite excessively]].



* SlapstickKnowsNoGender: The opening song's animation involves Parker being run over by a crowd of tux-wearing executives in their chase of Chicago gallivanting in a bikini... twice.

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* SlapstickKnowsNoGender: The opening song's animation involves Parker being run over by a crowd of tux-wearing executives in their chase of Chicago gallivanting in a bikini... twice.
3rd Feb '16 3:04:00 PM TitoMosquito
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* BigBeautifulWoman: Victoria. But not very nice.



* ButtMonkey

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* ButtMonkeyButtMonkey: Parker and Simon, at different moments.



* ShotAtDawn: In "Eat, Pray, Parker", Victoria uses a firing squad on her staff for ''The Dee Show'' [[YouHaveFailedMe getting the author appearance she wanted]]. Complete with the firing squad wearing overcoats and using rifles, firing at Victoria's downward stroke of a saber.



* ShotAtDawn: In "Eat, Pray, Parker", Victoria uses a firing squad on her staff for ''The Dee Show'' [[YouHaveFailedMe getting the author appearance she wanted]]. Complete with the firing squad wearing overcoats and using rifles, firing at Victoria's downward stroke of a saber.
25th Nov '15 7:11:15 PM FF32
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* DarkSkinnedBlonde: Victoria Lafayette.

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* DarkSkinnedBlonde: {{Dark Skinned Blond}}e: Victoria Lafayette.
1st Jan '15 11:37:12 AM nombretomado
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* ThePoorMansSubstitute: The voice actress of Mimi Chiu seemed to be putting on her best LaurenTom impression.

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* ThePoorMansSubstitute: The voice actress of Mimi Chiu seemed to be putting on her best LaurenTom Creator/LaurenTom impression.
1st Dec '14 10:09:54 PM HaggisMcCrablice
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** LethalChef Mimi is essentially Parker with an Asian flavor...which makes Simon's almost creepy schoolboy crush on her very telling...!
20th Oct '14 12:28:33 AM HaggisMcCrablice
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* TooKinkyToTorture. Chicago thinks Dee's rack-type torture apparatus looks "fun" and wants one of her own.
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