History YMMV / OliveTheOtherReindeer

10th Sep '17 5:50:59 PM Sammettik
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JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.

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* JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.
10th Sep '17 5:50:52 PM Sammettik
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JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.



* TheWoobie:
** Olive wants to save Christmas despite people, the weather, and bad luck impeding her quest. Viewers can't help but feel sorry for her when she almost feels like giving up.
*** JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.

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* TheWoobie:
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TheWoobie: Olive wants to save Christmas despite people, the weather, and bad luck impeding her quest. Viewers can't help but feel sorry for her when she almost feels like giving up.
*** JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.
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10th Sep '17 5:50:20 PM Sammettik
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* LawfulEvil: The Postman may be trying to stop Christmas, but he always follows postal regulations.

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* LawfulEvil: FridgeLogic: The Postman may Mondegreen which starts Olive on her journey was changed in the adaptation likely for this reason: It's a major ContrivedCoincidence everyone Olive heard singing happened to be trying to stop Christmas, but he always follows postal regulations.on that particular line and seemingly stopped at that point, or she would have realized it wasn't about her.
10th Sep '17 5:45:13 PM Sammettik
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* HilariousInHindsight[=/=]HeartwarmingInHindsight: Drew Barrymore's first born daughter's name is Olive.
30th May '17 5:24:36 PM plcthecd
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** [[AssholeVictim What, he didn't have it coming?]]

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** [[AssholeVictim [[KickTheSonOfABitch What, he didn't have it coming?]]



* StrawmanHasAPoint: While the Postman is already a {{Jerkass}} whp went too far by trying to ruin Christmas for everyone, his dislike for the holiday still holds water. Since Christmas seasons greatly adds to his workload, but we the audience are supposed to root for Olive.



** JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.

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** *** JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.
5th Mar '16 9:11:42 AM fruitstripegum
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* TearJerker: The scene where Olive thinks that Tim is getting a new dog and replacing her (unbeknownst to her, he was apologizing for snapping at her).
15th Dec '15 11:09:18 AM CJCroen1393
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* CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming: Not just Olive's story, but at the end, [[spoiler:the Postman receives a gift (some fish) from the penguins at the zoo. Despite the fact that the gift is pretty much useless to him, [[PetTheDog he seems genuinely touched by the gesture]]]].
13th Dec '15 1:09:08 PM PostalDude47
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* JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.



* TheWoobie: Olive wants to save Christmas despite people, the weather, and bad luck impeding her quest. Viewers can't help but feel sorry for her when she almost feels like giving up.

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* TheWoobie: TheWoobie:
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Olive wants to save Christmas despite people, the weather, and bad luck impeding her quest. Viewers can't help but feel sorry for her when she almost feels like giving up.up.
** JerkassWoobie: The Postman. The reason he hates the Christmas season is because it greatly adds to his workload. People who have to consistently work during Christmas can probably sympathize with him. Although, it ''is'' implied that the true reason is because he's mad at Santa for putting him on the naughty list.
12th Dec '15 6:13:19 PM QuackorTheFowl
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* RetroactiveRecognition: The special was animated by DNA Productions, who would later go on to create ''WesternAnimation/JimmyNeutron''.
15th Jul '15 2:54:27 PM twilicorn
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* MemeticMutation: "Bah, Bug and Hum" is modestly popular enough to spawn a few {{Fan Vid}}s featuring villains from other properties.
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