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Quotes: Took a Level in Jerkass
"You used to be sweeter than honey! Now you're getting all kinds of nasty!"
LeShawna, referring to Geoff, Total Drama Action

"Oh, for goodness' sake! You've been kind for far too long, my dear! Time to be cruel! Arrivederci!"
Discord, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, "The Return of Harmony, Part 1"

"So, thus far this has been pretty much the same as the first movie, only with a lot more filler, and Bandit is now sporting a racing jacket with his name on it. On the trip, we get a good sense of just how egotistical Bandit has become, as he drones on about how everyone knows him and blah blah blah. Sure, the average [Burt] Reynolds character has a pretty big ego, but generally itís tempered by... Well, something!"

"Sure, in the beginning, Jerry was the likeable struggling comedian — the underdog, if you will — and his love of Superman conveyed a sense of innocence and whimsy. But when you spend as long a time with a character as we spent with Jerry, you get to know what he's really like. Simply put, Jerry was a jerk. He was smug, petty, lazy, dishonest, picky, and he generally did not like people unless they were laughing at his jokes. Which is why the series ended with him in jail, and everyone was mostly okay with that."

"Suddenly there's no center to the narrative. The Doctor should be the force of chaos that makes those other characters work... Instead, he's a brilliant man surrounded by stupid apes that he grudgingly saves. And that's not who he is. It's who he complains about being when he's in a bad mood sometimes, but if the Doctor is just humoring our stupidity 24/7, that's not being a good guy. At the end of the day, the Doctor is supposed to like people.

...It's not entirely clear that this is a healthy position for the series to be in. It's suddenly flipped to where the major engine of interest and excitement in the show is the villain, while the Doctor is, absent the villain, kind of a pompous bore. The villain makes everything a lush, thrilling carnival of scares. The hero plays bridge with rich people and yells at the tea lady. It works. It's even very very good. But as
Doctor Who, it seems to be stretching the concept to its breaking point."

"Jerkass Homer is the one who, in 'Maximum Homerdrive', is so boastful of his stomach capacity that he gets into an eating contest with a perfect stranger, accidentally kills him, takes over his trucking route, and acts like such an asshole that the other truckers try to kill him before the end of the episode. Jerkass Homer is invincible and totally self confident, the evil doppelganger of the Homer that had originally been on the show. Jerkass Homer does ugly things like use the sleeper hold he learned in bodyguard training on Marge and Lisa."
Dead Homer Society, "Jerkass Homer Gets a Job"

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