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These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
YMMV: Where in Time Is Carmen Sandiego?
So tell me WHERE, IN TIME, ARE THE Y-M-M-V TROPES?
Awesome Moments: Lynne Thigpen as the Statue of Liberty. Hell yeah, Makeup Department!
Awesome Music/Ear Worm: The theme song, although not as well remembered as the one from its predecessor, is catchy in its own right.
Fridge Logic: Wait, if there's a Delayed Ripple Effect, how does ACME know that something has been stolen? Time hasn't changed yet, and even if it had it wouldn't matter because getting it back and returning it wouldn't help because time has changed to accommodate this fact. And if history changes so that the item never existed in that time period... Oh, we've gone cross-eyed! In short, let's just say the show runs on this, although the same could be said of any series with Time Police.
Growing the Beard: Season 2 got quite a bit fancier, with a redone opening and some new CG graphics.
Replacement Scrappy: Pretty much everyone and everything on Time compared to their World counterparts, with the exception of The Chief. There wasn't really anything wrong with the Engine Crew, but Rockapella they weren't, and Kevin Shinick was actually a pretty good host, but his biggest strike against him compared to Greg Lee was the fact that Lynne Thigpen's scenes as the Chief were pre-recorded, removing her witty banter with the host.
They Changed It, Now It Sucks: The switch from World to Time ousted a lot of fun from the show. Most egregious of all was the decision to pre-tape all of Thigpen's messages, which eliminated the host-announcer banter. This naturally makes one of the show's best-loved moments when the Chief from World shows up, asking where Greg is. Though she does like the look of her Time outfit and asks how long it'll be before she gets to wear it.