'''Basic Trope''': A MarySue[=/=]MartyStu is an intelligent underdog.
* '''Straight''': Jason is a nobody, watching with exasperation as the obvious solutions bypass everyone else, including proclaimed experts.
* '''Exaggerated''': Jason is subject to active discrimination for his apparent stupidity from everyone else in the cast as a result of being so much cleverer than all of them that he seems incomprehensible in comparison. As such, he stays on the bottom rung of the ladder.
* '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''': ???
* '''Inverted''': Jason is a TooDumbToLive PointyHairedBoss whose plans always fail, yet people listen to him anyway.
* '''Subverted''': Other members of the cast begin to show signs of ObfuscatingStupidity.
* '''Double Subverted''': They do so as a result of a mind alteration ray that Jason built, in order to fulfil a gambit he devised. The change is temporary, and the affected people become goldfish again soon afterward.
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Though clever, Jason is not the only person in the setting with a clue.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''':
** [[SurroundedByIdiots "How do these fools ever even get above me?"]]
** "Whoever gets the job if distributing IQ points is not very good at it."
* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': [[IJustWanttobeNormal Jason stupefies himself to fit in]], and subsequently sees a rise in his career prospects.
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
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