History WesternAnimation / TheOblongs

18th Feb '16 12:53:33 PM ironballs16
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* TheImmodestOrgasm: Pickles, to the point that her and Bob's son, Milo, [[ItMakesSenseInContext literally can't sleep without hearing it]].
18th Feb '16 12:33:24 PM ironballs16
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-->'''Jared:''' Stay ''away'' from Yvette, or we'll beat you crapless! Comprende?[note:Translation] Spanish for "understand"[/note]

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-->'''Jared:''' Stay ''away'' from Yvette, or we'll beat you crapless! Comprende?[note:Translation] Comprende?[[note]] Spanish for "understand"[/note]"understand"[[/note]]
18th Feb '16 12:33:04 PM ironballs16
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-->'''Jared:''' Stay ''away'' from Yvette, or we'll beat you crapless! Comprende?[[note:Translation]] Spanish for "understand"[[/note]]

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-->'''Jared:''' Stay ''away'' from Yvette, or we'll beat you crapless! Comprende?[[note:Translation]] Comprende?[note:Translation] Spanish for "understand"[[/note]]"understand"[/note]
18th Feb '16 12:32:49 PM ironballs16
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-->'''Jared:''' Stay ''away'' from Yvette, or we'll beat you crapless! Comprende?

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-->'''Jared:''' Stay ''away'' from Yvette, or we'll beat you crapless! Comprende?Comprende?[[note:Translation]] Spanish for "understand"[[/note]]
5th Feb '16 10:40:31 AM Morgenthaler
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** In "Please Be Genital", Bob went to a strip club to celebrate a co-worker's BachelorParty, and wound up on stage with a dancer. Despite warnings that "My boys are on the ground floor", the dancer stomps on Bob's groin. As a result, Bob has to abstain from sex for the next two weeks in order to properly recover.

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** In "Please Be Genital", Bob went to a strip club to celebrate a co-worker's BachelorParty, bachelor party, and wound up on stage with a dancer. Despite warnings that "My boys are on the ground floor", the dancer stomps on Bob's groin. As a result, Bob has to abstain from sex for the next two weeks in order to properly recover.
7th Dec '15 3:12:58 PM CaptainTedium
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* BallsOfSteel: Painfully subverted when Mayor Bledsoe, whilst doing a number of macho exercises, dares Mr. Klimer to hit him in the testicles with his golf club. Once the blow is made, the mayor stands perfectly still before saying, in an even voice and with expression unchanged, "That hurts more than I thought it would."

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* BallsOfSteel: Painfully subverted in "Father of the Bribe" when Mayor Bledsoe, whilst doing a number of macho exercises, dares Mr. Klimer to hit him in the testicles with his golf club. Once the blow is made, the mayor stands perfectly still before saying, in an even voice and with expression unchanged, "That hurts more than I thought it would."



* BitchInSheepsClothing: Beth in "The Golden Child" and "Father of The Bribe".

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* BitchInSheepsClothing: Beth shows a nastier side in "The Golden Child" and "Father of The Bribe".



* ABoyAndHisX: A boy and his narcoleptic Scottie dog.

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* ABoyAndHisX: A Milo and Scottie qualify as a boy and his narcoleptic Scottie dog.



** Invoked with the Mayor, see BallsOfSteel above.

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** Invoked with the Mayor, Mayor in "Father of the Bribe", see BallsOfSteel above.
7th Dec '15 1:27:40 PM CaptainTedium
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* DoggedNiceGuy: Milo

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* DoggedNiceGuy: MiloMilo's feelings for Yvette are never returned.



** Another episode has a Debbie mauled by a bear during a nature hike [[MisplacedWildlife through the city]].

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** Another episode "Pickles' Little Amazons" has a Debbie mauled by a bear during a nature hike [[MisplacedWildlife through the city]].



* WiseBeyondTheirYears: Beth.
* {{Workaholic}}: Bob Oblong.

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* WiseBeyondTheirYears: Beth.
Beth is just a little girl, but at times makes it clear that she is aware of how terrible the world is.
* {{Workaholic}}: Bob Oblong.Oblong enjoys his job even if it's not a good one.
7th Dec '15 12:55:09 PM CaptainTedium
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* AttentionDeficitOohShiny: Used with Milo when his father asks him [[NotHelpingYourCase if he has really gotten over his ADHD.]]

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* AttentionDeficitOohShiny: Used in the first episode with Milo when his father asks him [[NotHelpingYourCase if he has really gotten over his ADHD.]]



* BloodlessCarnage: In one episode, a man gets his head cut off with a jump rope, but there is absolutely no blood.

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* BloodlessCarnage: BloodlessCarnage:
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In one episode, a man gets his head cut off with a jump rope, but there is absolutely no blood.



* OminousPipeOrgan: One of the Debbies plays one like Phantom of the Opera

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* OminousPipeOrgan: One of the Debbies Debbie Klimer plays one like the Phantom of the OperaOpera after being disfigured in "Disfigured Debbie".



* StepfordSmiler: Pristine Klimer.

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* StepfordSmiler: Pristine Klimer.Klimer's smile often comes off as forced.



* YouAreTheNewTrend: The family's lack of funds force Milo to go to school on a rainy day wearing a bucket on his head and a trash bag as a raincoat. The hill kids make fun of him, until the Fonzie [[CaptainErsatz stand in]] says he likes his bucket. Milo shows up at school the next day to find all of the hill kids wearing buckets and accusing ''him'' of copying ''them''. The rest of the plot focuses on his mother helping him stay one step ahead of them.

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* YouAreTheNewTrend: The family's lack of funds in "Bucketheads" force Milo to go to school on a rainy day wearing a bucket on his head and a trash bag as a raincoat. The hill kids make fun of him, until the Fonzie [[CaptainErsatz stand in]] says he likes his bucket. Milo shows up at school the next day to find all of the hill kids wearing buckets and accusing ''him'' of copying ''them''. The rest of the plot focuses on his mother helping him stay one step ahead of them.
7th Dec '15 11:50:05 AM CaptainTedium
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* ClusterFBomb: Wonderfully subverted.

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* ClusterFBomb: Wonderfully subverted.subverted in "The Golden Child".



* FunWithAcronyms: In "The Golden Child", Biff mentions that he prefers the manly side of sports and gives "Heart, Obedience, Motivation, and Opportunity" as an example. Beth points out that the statement spells "homo", to which Biff replies by insisting that Beth can't spell.



* MayContainEvil: Milo's Manic energy drink was popular because [[spoiler: it contained morphine from discarded medicine bottles found outside a hospital]].

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* MayContainEvil: In "The Golden Child", Milo's Manic energy drink was popular because [[spoiler: it contained morphine from discarded medicine bottles found outside a hospital]].


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** In "The Golden Child", when Bob wakes up from a nightmare and decides to tell the truth from now on, Pickles abruptly confesses "I was the one who farted and ruined Christmas!"
7th Dec '15 6:57:43 AM CaptainTedium
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* BrickJoke: In "Heroine Addict", Milo decides that playing Velva with his sister Beth is lame and says that he'd rather drink brake fluid. Later, Bob crashes his car and states that he was certain he changed the brake fluid.



* CreepyChild: Beth.

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* CreepyChild: Beth.Beth can come off as rather creepy because of how sneaky and not-so-innocent she is.



* HypocriticalHumor: In "Milo Interrupted", Bob and Pickles state that their son Milo knows better than to be a slave to an addictive substance. Shortly afterwards, they and Lucky all start smoking.

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* HypocriticalHumor: In "Milo Interrupted", Bob and Pickles state that their son Milo knows better than to be a slave to an addictive substance. Shortly afterwards, they and Lucky all start smoking.smoking and exhale with glee.



* TakeThat: Mayor Johnny "The Mayor" Bledsoe, a dig at pro-wrestlers-turned-elected-officials.

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* TakeThat: TakeThat:
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Mayor Johnny "The Mayor" Bledsoe, a dig at pro-wrestlers-turned-elected-officials.pro-wrestlers-turned-elected-officials.
** In "Heroine Addict", the Oblongs are given a selection of backgrounds to pose for a family photo, one of which is described as a family in trapped in the seven circles of Hell. They end up choosing that option and the family is shown dressed as ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', with Bob as Maggie, Milo as Bart, Pickles as Marge, Beth as Lisa, and Biff and Chip as Homer.
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