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YMMV: La Catrina
  • Awesome Music: The theme song is arguably the best thing about the series.
  • Base Breaker: Carlos.
  • Big Lipped Alligator Moment: One of the series' most infamously bizarre scenes takes place when Carlos's father stares intently at a glass of water for no apparent reason. Cue transition.
  • Ensemble Darkhorse: Watching Santana is so hilarious it hurts... or maybe it's the other way around. Also, his name.
  • Les Yay: The fact that hugging and kissing are socially acceptable interactions between friends in many cultures hasn't stopped this with regards to Jamie's unnamed high school friend.
  • Memetic Molester: Jamie gets a lot of this. Santana, too, which makes sense with him skulking around and all.
  • Memetic Mutation:
    • The excessive amount of closeups, particularly on Jamie's weird facial expressions, are some of the most frequently parodied items of the show.
    • Jamie the lesbian. note 
    • Find those damn WMDs! note 
    • Jamie only likes Shakira. note 
    • Hurricane Catrina. note 
    • Carlos is a pussy. note 
    • 19th-century Mexican dentists are awesome. note 
    • Dear Leader moves to adjourn for a third lunch. note 
  • Narm: Too many examples to list, but you're free to try.
    • There are a number of... interesting cuts, transitions, tints, and camera angles.
  • One True Pairing: A lot of people would rather see Santana paired with Jamie rather than the considerably less entertaining Carlos.
  • Rescued from the Scrappy Heap: The Reveal that Carlos is helping to build an environmental case against Don Silvestre's Jacaranda operations gave a kind of depth to his character we hadn't seen before.
  • Snark Bait: Show it to a classroom. We dare you.
  • So Bad, It's Good
  • Took the Bad Film Seriously: Demitrio and Don Silvestre's actors take thinks far more seriously than pretty much everyone else.

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