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* DisappearedDad: His father is never seen, and Trixie says in one episode that she does not know his whereabouts.

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* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor: Goes from making an at least nominal attempt to catch the rodents in one episode, to restoring their electricity the next.

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* NiceGuy: One of the nicest characters on the show. In "Of Thee I Sting", he takes Max to the Lincoln Memorial to help restore his faith in politicians.


* ParentalSubstitute: To Max in particular. She explicitly says in "A Little Romance" that she wants to help Max feel like part of a family again.




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* WhyAreYouNotMySon: She openly laments that her actual son Jammet is not nearly as polite or well-behaved as Max.


* InterspeciesRomance: He fell in love with Violet, ho is a hamster.

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* InterspeciesRomance: He fell in love with Violet, ho who is a hamster.


* AnimalLover: He is very kind to the roaches and even to the cats.

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* AnimalLover: AllLovingHero: He is very kind to the roaches and loves ''everyone'' regardless of race, motive, or circumstance: humans, mice, rats, roaches... even to the cats.''cats,'' who would likely eat him given the chance.



* BreakTheCutie: Watched his own family get gassed to death, had nightmares and a PTSD reaction when the capitol was gassed, thought he nearly killed a cat in one episode and was nearly murdered by drug dealers in one.

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* BreakTheCutie: Watched The man can hardly catch a break. He watched his own family get gassed to death, had death in the first episode and has nightmares and about it. When the Capitol was gassed later on he suffered a PTSD reaction reaction. He had an eotional breakdown when the capitol was gassed, thought he nearly killed a cat in one episode President Cat, and was nearly murdered by forced drug dealers in one.overdose.



* ChickMagnet: In "If Loving You Is Wrong", he gets attacked by a bunch of female hamsters and smothered with kisses. Miko also falls for him pretty quickly.

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* ChickMagnet: In "If ''If Loving You Is Wrong", Wrong,'' he gets attacked by a bunch of female hamsters and smothered with kisses. Miko also falls for him pretty quickly.



* DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: It's [[ImpliedTrope heavily implied]] that he ended up on the receiving end of this trope in the final episode.
** After Jammet freed Violet from her cage, Max noticed that Violet's owner was heartbroken at her disappearance. He goes to a local pet shop to find her a [[ReplacementGoldfish replacement hamster]], and ends up falling into a cage filled with female hamsters. They apparently hadn't seen a man in quite a long time, because they all [[AllWomenAreLustful immediately tackle him and start tearing his clothes off.]]
---> Hamster: (gasp!) "A ''man!"''
---> Max: ''"Heeelp!!!"''
** We don't see Max again until the end of the episode, when he and Berkley return home:
---> Muggle: "So what happened? Did Max find another hamster?"
---> Berkley: "Uh... you could say that."
---> ''(Max walks in with a dazed smile on his face and a hamster on his arm, all CoveredInKisses)''
---> Max: "Hi Muggle. What can I say? I fought 'em as long as I could."
---> Muggle: "Guess what? They caught Jammet's hamster last night, so I guess we don't need yours."
---> Max: "That's cool. I wasn't going to give her to you anyway."



* TheHeart: [[ExaggeratedTrope An exaggerated example]]: He's the only member of the cast who is a genuinely gentle soul, and he consistently puts his own needs on the side in favor of someone else.

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* FirstLove: His first love was Miko, a Japanese mouse who he [[RescueRomance rescued from President Cat]]. He didn't end up with her because [[InsecureLoveInterest he felt that he'd be imposing himself upon her family]].
* TheHeart: [[ExaggeratedTrope An exaggerated example]]: He's example]] - he's the only ''only'' member of the regular cast who is a genuinely gentle soul, and he soul. He is consistently puts willing put his own needs on the side in favor of someone else.else, no matter how inconvenient it would be to do so.



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Max starts crying when he thought he killed President Cat in A Little Romance.

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* MightyWhiteyAndMellowYellow: His relationship with Miko is a twist on this trope. Max is a soft-hearted ActualPacifist and [[NaiveNewcomer fish out of water]] who was [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness provoked to violence]] when President Cat tried to kill Miko, and ended up falling in love with her as a result.
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Max starts crying [[AllLovingHero loves everyone]] and [[ActualPacifist hates all violence]]. In ''A Little Romance,'' when he thought he killed saw President Cat in A Little Romance.preparing to kill a girl mouse, he [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness hit him on the head with a light fixture]], nearly killing him. Max spent the rest of the episode having an extended emotional breakdown over the event.



%%* AntiHero: Type IV - V



* DidNotGetTheGirl: He fell in love with Violet the [[LoveAtFirstSight literal instant that he laid eyes on her]]. She loved him right back, but she eventually decided that she's not cut out for life outside of a cage.



* InterspeciesRomance: He fell in love with Violet, ho is a hamster.



* NominalHero: Jammet is a skilled and clever leader that can command his team of rats to get just about anything done. That said, his actual ''motivations'' for doing anything good tend to be ''extremely'' selfish. More often than not, his carelessness and greed will create a self-feeding ambition that he will take to [[JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope great extremes]], with disastrous results. In his moments of self-awareness, he leans more towards UnscrupulousHero - he's still repugnant and underhanded, but his motivation isn't just himself anymore.



%% * TookALevelInBadass: The scene in "Opie's Choice" when he fearlessly faces down a couple police dogs.



* AntiHero: Type III
* JewishMother: She definitely fits the stereotype. She is always manipulating Jammet into doing something or other, and being very snarky about it the whole time.

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* AntiHero: Type III
ClassicalAntihero: She's a self-doubting loser. However, the amount of pull she has with everyone and her motherly tendencies balance out some of her weaker attributes.
* JewishMother: She definitely fits the stereotype. She is always manipulating Jammet into doing something or other, and being very snarky about it the whole time. She's very open about the fact that she considers him a dissapointment.



* TeamMom: She's the closest thing the rodents have to a unifying force, and is well respected by just about everyone. That said, she has no real control over anything.

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* TeamMom: She will reach out when she sees someone in emotional distress, and always has some rather wise advice in those moments. She's also the closest thing the rodents have to a unifying force, and is well respected by just about everyone. That said, she has no real control over anything.



* InterspeciesFriendship: He's close friends with Max, who is a mouse.




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* SuperSpeed: He runs really ''really'' fast. He used this ability to save Max from poison gas in the first episode.


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* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: She instantly falls in love with Jammet: a shameless, greedy, uncouth, loudmouthed, [[FantasticRacism bigoted]], [[LovableSexManiac pervert]]. Granted, [[BirdsOfAFeather she's exactly the same]].


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* InterspeciesRomance: She's in love with Jammet, who is a rat.


* TheLeader: For better or worse, he's the one who leads the rats on kitchen raids to secure food, and considering the dangers of the job, he has a great track record.



%% !Felix:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/felix_5.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Patric Zimmerman

%% Another friend of Jammet's, a fast-talking mouse. Like Opie, Jammet is often quite mean to him. [[spoiler:He ends up being eaten by the P. Cat not long after he's introduced, making Jammet regret his harsh treatment of Felix and swear revenge]].
%%* DeadHatShot
%%* {{Keet}}
%%* KilledOffForReal
%%* KillTheCutie
%%* MotorMouth

%% !Miko:
%% [[quoteright:167:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/miko_0.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/JaniceKawaye

%% A mouse from Japan who is the daughter of a visiting Japanese mouse official. Max becomes smitten with her.
%%* NiceMice
%% * WeaknessTurnsHerOn: Could be the reason she french kissed Max in A Little Romance.
%%* YamatoNadeshiko

%% !Violet:
%% [[quoteright:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/violet_57.jpg]]
%% A pampered, spoiled hamster who is the pet of a visiting human dignitary's daughter. Jammet falls in love with her and wants to free her so she can come live with him.
%%* BrooklynRage
%%* FatGirl
%%* JerkAss

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%% !Felix:
%%
!Felix the Rat:
[[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/felix_5.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Patric Zimmerman

%% Another friend of Jammet's, a fast-talking mouse. Like Opie, Jammet is often quite mean to him. [[spoiler:He ends up being eaten by the P. Cat not long after he's introduced, making Jammet regret his harsh treatment of Felix and swear revenge]].revenge]].
* ButtMonkey: Jammet can hardly tolerate his constant and annoying enthusiasm, and treats him like crap as a result. Despite this, Felix considers Jammet a close friend of his.

%%* DeadHatShot
%%* {{Keet}}
%%* KilledOffForReal
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* DeadHatShot: His hat was the only thing left after President Cat was through with him.
* {{Keet}}: He's incredibly excited and hyperactive at all times.
* KilledOffForReal: He ends up as President Cat's lunch after one of Jammet's plans goes wrong. President Cat had Jammet and his crew trapped in a narrow walkway, with the only way out being to [[ScyllaandCharybdis dash through a thicket of mouse traps.]] When Jammet decides to have everyone run through the traps, Felix gets his tail caught in one of them and was unable to free himself before getting eaten.
*
KillTheCutie
%%* MotorMouth

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* MotorMouth: He talks a mile a minute, often running sentences into each other. Max was openly bemused the moment he heard Felix talking.
--> Max: "Felix. [[PunctuatedForEmphasis Just. Answer. Slowly.]]"
* PunnyName: His name is a transparent pun on Franchise/FelixTheCat. He directly [[LampshadeHanging points this out]] in his first scene.
--> Felix: "I'm Felix! I know, ''Felix the rat,'' but after 300 kids, I was lucky mom and dad gave me a diaper, much less a name!"
* SacrificialLamb: He basically existed to die so that Jammet would develop his rivalry against President Cat.

!Miko:
%% [[quoteright:167:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/miko_0.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/JaniceKawaye

%% A mouse from Japan who is the daughter of a visiting Japanese mouse official. Max becomes smitten with her.
%%* NiceMice
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* WeaknessTurnsHerOn: Could be TheGadfly: She has a notably quirky and mischievous sense of humor.
--> Miko: "Which one is your President?"
--> Max: "Down there."
--> Miko: "The one right below me!? What I wouldn't give for a water balloon..."
* NiceMice: She's
the reason she french kissed friendliest character to appear in the show, even compared to Max.
* RescueRomance: She fell in love with
Max in A after he saved her from President Cat.
* SacredFirstKiss: This trope is subtly used at the end of ''A
Little Romance.
%%* YamatoNadeshiko

%%
Romance.'' As she is about to depart with her family, she suddenly kisses Max right on the lips. Seeing his bemused reaction, she says:
--> Miko: "Your first time? Me too."
* WomenPreferStrongMen: This trope is strongly implied by her reaction to Max killing President Cat.
--> Max: "I... I ''killed'' him."
--> Miko: "You were ''so'' brave!"
--> Max: [[{{Fainting}} (faints)]]
* YamatoNadeshiko: She fits the Japanese stereotype of a good housewife to a tee.

!Violet:
%% [[quoteright:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/violet_57.jpg]]
%% A pampered, spoiled hamster who is the pet of a visiting human dignitary's daughter. Jammet falls in love with her and wants to free her so she can come live with him.
%%* BrooklynRage
%%* FatGirl
%%* JerkAss
* BigBeautifulWoman: She's well bigger than [[FatBastard Jammet]] is, and is animated in a way that accentuates her girth. Jammet was utterly smitten with her the [[LoveAtFirstSight very instant he saw her]].
--> Jammet: "Look at her! She'll never go for a guy like me, she's way too beautiful..."
* BirdsOfAFeather: She and Jammet are ''extremely'' alike.
* BrooklynRage: She has a Brooklyn accent, a lot of pent up anger, and a ''wildly'' uncouth attitude.
* JerkAss: She's basically Jammet as a woman, with all that implies.
* LoveCannotOvercome: After a close call with President Cat, she leaves Jammet, convinced that her pampered life in a cage has left her unable to survive on the outside.
--> Violet: "I'm built for comfort, Jammet, not speed. I almost got killed last night... like about 50 times!"
* StoutStrength: In one scene, she was having a fit of laughter at Max's expense when she casually slapped Jammet on the back. [[DoesNotKnowHisOwnStrength She hit him with such force]] that he [[MegatonPunch flew out of frame and hit the far wall]] with a resonating '''''BANG.'''''



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* WideEyedIdealist: He ''really'' doesn't understand how the Capitol works, and tends to run off on idealistic crusades when he thinks someone has been wronged.



An uncouth, somewhat overweight rat who lives in the White House and finds himself with Max foisted upon him as a roommate. He is rude and crude but has HiddenDepths and is quite protective of his friends, despite often selfishly exploiting them and unthinkingly mistreating them.

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An uncouth, somewhat overweight rat who lives in the White House and finds himself with Max foisted upon him as a roommate. He is rude and crude but has HiddenDepths and is quite protective of his friends, despite often selfishly exploiting them and unthinkingly mistreating them.



%% !Berkeley:
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%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Jennifer Darling

%% Max's cousin and (apparently) only living relative. She's an extremely opinionated social activist type.
%%* TheChick
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* GranolaGirl
%%* NewAgeRetroHippie
%%* SoapBoxSadie

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%% !Berkeley:
%% [[quoteright:150:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/berkeley.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Jennifer Darling

%% Max's cousin and (apparently) only living relative. She's an extremely opinionated social activist type.
%%* TheChick
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* GranolaGirl
%%* NewAgeRetroHippie
%%* SoapBoxSadie
activist.
* TheChick: She's far more emotionally sensitive than everyone except Max.
* DeadpanSnarker: She's easily as sarcastic as Jammet.
* JadeColoredGlasses: She's been protesting for a long time, and has been ignored for just as long. As a result, she has a markedly cynical attitude towards the world. She tends to call ''everyone'' she disagrees with a "fascist".
* NewAgeRetroHippie: Just look at what she wears - she's always wearing a peace symbol and a headband.
* SoapBoxSadie: This trope is her defining characteristic. She will protest from the rooftops against every injustice, even when the only persons affected are ''human'' and thus cannot even notice her.



* TheMedic: His extensive knowledge extends to medical expertise.



%% !Trixie:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/trixie_3.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Patti Deutsch

%% Jammet's mother and the unofficial matriarch of the White House's rodent population. She is blunt and sarcastic, and doesn't hide the fact she prefers the polite, sweet, good-hearted Max over her gluttonous, cretinous son (but she still loves him).
%%* AntiHero: Type III
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%% * JewishMother: Subverted
%%* SmokingIsCool
%%* TheSnarkKnight
%% * TeamMom: Sort of.

%% !Moze:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/moze.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/DorianHarewood

%% A jive-talkin', hip and modern cockroach. He becomes fast friends with Max after rescuing him in the first episode, and is generally one of the nicer characters.
%%* TheBigGuy
%%* DeadpanSnarker

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%% !Trixie:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/trixie_3.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Patti Deutsch

%% Jammet's mother and the unofficial matriarch of the White House's rodent population. She is blunt and sarcastic, and doesn't hide the fact she prefers the polite, sweet, good-hearted Max over her gluttonous, cretinous son (but she still loves him).
%%* * AntiHero: Type III
%%* DeadpanSnarker
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* JewishMother: Subverted
%%* SmokingIsCool
%%* TheSnarkKnight
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She definitely fits the stereotype. She is always manipulating Jammet into doing something or other, and being very snarky about it the whole time.
* SmokingIsNotCool: She's a heavy smoker. It does ''nothing'' for her image.
* TheSnarkKnight: She's tired of the world and it's absurdity, and it shows. She hates her station in life, and makes no pretense about the fact that she's entirely to blame for her situation, and has more than a few biting things to say about her own self and her past behavior.
* TeamMom: Sort of.

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She's the closest thing the rodents have to a unifying force, and is well respected by just about everyone. That said, she has no real control over anything.

!Moze:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/moze.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/DorianHarewood

%% A jive-talkin', hip and modern cockroach. He becomes fast friends with Max after rescuing him in the first episode, and is generally one of the nicer characters.
%%* TheBigGuy
%%* DeadpanSnarker
* DeadpanSnarker: He's not as extreme as Jammet or Berkley, but he can definitely be snarky.
* NiceGuy: He's totally cool with everyone, as long as they don't have any problem with him and don't cause any trouble. Just about the only person who can really make him angry is Jammet, and even then he's (reluctantly) willing to hang out with him and is quite slow to actually blow a fuse and start any violence. Other than that, he takes just about everything in stride and avoids confrontation when he can.
* OnlySaneMan: Out of the main cast, he's the one with the most sense. He's not a {{Jerkass}} like Jammet by any means, and unlike Max he's also no WideEyedIdealist who thinks the world can be fixed in a day. Instead, he lives his life stepping on a few toes as possible and having harmless fun with his friends.


%%* NiceGuy: To a fault.
%%* NiceHat

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%%* * NiceGuy: To Everyone he meets knows he's a fault.
%%* NiceHat
nice guy at heart... to a fault. He's always understanding, always willing to see another point of view, and often blindsided when he encounters cynical situations.
* NiceHat: He's usually never far from his hat. This becomes a minor plot point in one episode, after an encounter with President Cat causes him to leave the hat behind.



%% * TenderTears: He cries quite a bit.

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%% * TenderTears: He cries quite more readily than the rest of the cast specifically because he is such a bit.gentle soul.


* TheDreaded: Except for when he's bandaged up with his legs in casts, ''everyone'' is terrified of him and he is portrayed as a almost Lovecraftian horror of nature.
%%* CatsAreMean
%% * ThoseTwoBadGuys: With the V.P. Cat.

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* {{Determinator}}: Once he has his eyes on prey, they aren't safe until it is ''physically impossible'' for him to reach them. Anything less than that, and he'll pursue them either forever or until his target is dead.
* TheDreaded: Except for when he's bandaged up with his legs in casts, He is portrayed more like a Lovecraftian horror of nature than an actual character, and ''everyone'' is terrified of him. After his injury (which leaves nearly his entire body in a cast), this trope seems to fade as [[BadassDecay everyone starts treating him like a joke]]... [[SubvertedTrope until he recovers]], at which point it's revealed that [[CameBackStrong he has a metal skullcap that makes him even more dangerous.]]
* CatsAreMean: He's an absolutely vicious beast that kills or terrorizes anything
and everything he is portrayed as a almost Lovecraftian horror of nature.
%%* CatsAreMean
%% * ThoseTwoBadGuys: With the V.P. Cat.
encounters.



%%* ButtMonkey
* CatsAreMean: He tries, but can't quite succeed. He eventually gives up trying to be evil, undergoing a HeelFaceTurn.
%%* HarmlessVillain
%%* IneffectualSympatheticVillain
%%* MinionWithAnFInEvil

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%%* ButtMonkey
* ButtMonkey: Though he's never actually attacked, he's constantly bullied by President Cat.
* CatsAreMean: He tries, [[SubvertedTrope Not at all]] - unlike President Cat, he has not one hurtful intention.
* HarmlessVillain: Despite bluster and pretensions to being dangerous, he harms exactly no one throughout the series.
* HiddenDepths: He's very well spoken, highly intelligent, and quite friendly. However, [[TheQuietOne he doesn't talk much at all.]]
* IneffectualSympatheticVillain: His attempts at villainy, or even seeming tough, are all pretty pathetic. So much so that it's easy to feel bad for him as he tries.
* MinionWithAnFInEvil: It's expected that he'd pursue and kill the rodents,
but he can't quite succeed. being himself to do so. He eventually gives up entirely on trying to be evil, undergoing a HeelFaceTurn.
%%* HarmlessVillain
%%* IneffectualSympatheticVillain
%%* MinionWithAnFInEvil
HeelFaceTurn.



* SuddenlyVoiced: For almost the entire series, he, like the P. Cat, never speaks, except to growl, snarl and meow. Eventually though he begins speaking out of nowhere and is quite eloquent and intelligent. He spoke three times, but in [[spoiler:An Embarassment of Roaches]], He spoke like Orson Welles.
* ThoseTwoBadGuys: With the P. Cat.
%%* VicePresidentWho

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* SuddenlyVoiced: For almost the entire series, he, like the P. Cat, never speaks, except to growl, snarl and meow. Eventually though he begins speaking out of nowhere and is quite eloquent and intelligent. He spoke three times, but in [[spoiler:An Embarassment ''An Embarrassment of Roaches]], He Roaches,'' he spoke like Orson Welles.
* ThoseTwoBadGuys: With VicePresidentWho: His entire existence is a parody of this trope. He's a totally ineffectual softie who can only make the P. weakest pretense of being a mean hunting machine like President Cat.
%%* VicePresidentWho



%% * DrugsAreBad: As demonstrated in his VerySpecialEpisode.
%% * FunctionalAddict: At first. But...
%% * HeelRealization: [[spoiler:When he almost leaves Max to die.]]

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%% * DrugsAreBad: As demonstrated in his VerySpecialEpisode.
%%
His VerySpecialEpisode is entirely devoted to this trope.
* FunctionalAddict: At first. But...
%%
He starts out reasonably lucid, but [[SanitySlippage goes downhill from there]].
* HeelRealization: [[spoiler:When He starts realizing that he has a real problem when [[spoiler:he almost leaves Max to die.]]


* HiddenDepths: In ''The [=KiloWatts=] Riots,'' he shuts himself inside his house and makes several dozen ''perfect'' mouse-scaled recreations of priceless works of art as a ''side project'' to building a functional power supply, all in less than a week.

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* HiddenDepths: In ''The [=KiloWatts=] Riots,'' he shuts himself inside his house and makes several dozen ''perfect'' mouse-scaled recreations of priceless works of art art... as a ''side project'' to building a functional power supply, all in less than a week.week.
-->Berkley: "Muggle, uh, did you paint these?"
-->Muggle: "I just wanted to throw something up until I picked out my wallpaper!"


* HiddenDepths: In ''The KiloWatts Riots,'' he shuts himself inside his house and makes several dozen ''perfect'' mouse-scaled recreations of priceless works of art as a ''side project'' to building a functional power supply, all in less than a week.

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* HiddenDepths: In ''The KiloWatts [=KiloWatts=] Riots,'' he shuts himself inside his house and makes several dozen ''perfect'' mouse-scaled recreations of priceless works of art as a ''side project'' to building a functional power supply, all in less than a week.


%% !Muggle:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/muggle.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/BobcatGoldthwait

%% A former lab rat with big glasses and male-pattern baldness, always seen in a gaudy Hawaiian shirt. He's Max's main friend other than Jammet, and has a tendency to randomly (albeit harmlessly) explode due to the experiments that were done on him.
%%* AbsentMindedProfessor
%%* TheChewToy
%%* CloudCuckoolander
%% * DisneyDeath: Has one in The Lady Doth Protest Much.
%%* DitzyGenius
%%* MadeOfIron
%%* NoIndoorVoice
%%* TheSmartGuy

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%% !Muggle:
%% [[quoteright:200:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/muggle.jpg]]
%% ->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/BobcatGoldthwait

%% A former lab rat with big glasses and male-pattern baldness, always seen in a gaudy Hawaiian shirt. He's Max's main friend other than Jammet, and has a tendency to randomly (albeit harmlessly) explode due to the experiments that were done on him.
%%* AbsentMindedProfessor
%%* TheChewToy
%%* CloudCuckoolander
%%
* AbsentMindedProfessor: He's brilliant. He also tends to completely miss things any sane person would instantly recognize, like the fact that he just walked into a raging fire.
* CloudCuckoolander: Putting it lightly, he's a loon. He tends to ramble on about random facts that only barely have any connection to what anyone is currently doing, walk into deadly situations without batting an eye, and generally puts off everyone around him.
* DisneyDeath: Has one in The In ''The Lady Doth Protest Much.
%%* DitzyGenius
%%* MadeOfIron
%%* NoIndoorVoice
%%* TheSmartGuy
to Munch,'' he falls into a flaming can after casually walking off of a building. [[MadeOfIron He walks out of it just as casually, none the worse for wear]].
* DitzyGenius: Crazy as he is, he's not an idiot. He's a walking encyclopedia as well as an adept engineer, artist, and chemist.
* HiddenDepths: In ''The KiloWatts Riots,'' he shuts himself inside his house and makes several dozen ''perfect'' mouse-scaled recreations of priceless works of art as a ''side project'' to building a functional power supply, all in less than a week.
* MadeOfIron: He can survive exploding on a periodic basis, falling into open fires, getting crushed by incredibly heavy objects, and so on. He hardly notices any of it.
-->" You know, if I had a central nervous system, this would really hurt."
* NoIndoorVoice: He only talks loudly.
* TheSmartGuy: Compared to the rest of the cast, he's an absolute genius. He can create a source of power that runs on mere drops of water.


* TheChewToy: The universe seems to like hurting him in various over-the-top ways, especially favoring {{Slapstick}}.
-->Max: "I don't ever want to go outside for the rest of my life."



%%* TheLeader

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%%* TheLeader* InnocenceLost: A [[DownplayedTrope downplayed example]]. He lost his entire family and lives in a WretchedHive, but he still retains a generally idealistic outlook. That said, barely ten episodes pass before he's nowhere near as innocent as he once was.



%% * SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: He's the sensitive guy to Jammet's manly man.

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%% * SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: He's ''usually'' the sensitive guy to Jammet's manly man.man. However, thanks to Jammet not being as mean as he seems, and Max occasionally being [[CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass pretty badass,]] the situation [[InvertedTrope can be reversed.]]



%%* ButtMonkey
%%* ComedicSociopath
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* FatBastard
%%* HairTriggerTemper

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%%* ButtMonkey
%%* ComedicSociopath
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* FatBastard
%%* HairTriggerTemper
* ButtMonkey: Almost everyone in the show gets beat up, or horribly embarrassed more than once. Jammet tends to get it more. Much more.
* ComedicSociopath: He is amazingly greedy and destructively selfish, to the point that he ends up wrecking just about everything on a comically grand scale every few episodes. As an example, during a power outage, he gained control of a working circuit and started rationing power to everyone based ''entirely'' on how much people could give him for it, thus unintentionally creating a [[OutOfTheFryingPan dictatorship, a riot, and a revolution]] in just a few days.
* DeadpanSnarker: He's always got something to say, and it's often bitingly acerbic.
-->Max: [[ItMakesSenseInContext "Jammet, we worked it out already! When they use two bats, they only get two strikes!"]]
-->Jammet: "Oh, thanks for telling me. Who you got batting cleanup - an octopus?!"
* FatBastard: He's fat, and he's a bastard.
* {{Greed}}: His biggest motivators are usually [[BigEater food]], [[TheHedonist sex]], and [[GetRichQuickScheme easy wealth]].
* HeadTiltinglyKinky: He has... ''unique'' interests. As revealed in this exchange with Max:
-->Max: "Nazi milkmaids in Acapulco? What kind of book is this anyway?"
-->Jammet: [[BlatantLies "Travel guide.]] I got a whole collection."
* HairTriggerTemper: Angry tends to be his default mood, and just about anything anyone says or does can easily make him angrier.



%% * JerkWithAHeartOfGold
%% * SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: Manly man to Max's Sensitive guy.

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%% * JerkWithAHeartOfGold
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{{Jerkass}}: Don't go counting on him to be a shining example of morality. He's a short-sighted, avaricious and racially-bigoted jerk with a serious mean streak.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: He is cynical, uncouth, disrespectful, and downright unpleasant. Deep down though, he doesn't want to harm anyone. He looks out for himself because that's how he learned to live in the world, and any time it's revealed that he's making life difficult for ''someone else,'' he immediately changes for his conscience's sake, even going so far as to [[TheAtoner make restitution for the damage he's done]].
* LoveCannotOvercome: His relationship with Violet started out [[LoveAtFirstSight incredibly well]], but ended when [[NearDeathExperience a close encounter with President Cat]] convinced her that a pet like herself wouldn't be able to live safely outside of a cage. He took it pretty hard.
* SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: He usually acts as the Manly man Man to Max's Sensitive guy.Guy, though the situation [[InvertedTrope can be reversed.]]


* {{Adorkable}}: His fish-out-of-water dorkiness is always used to highlight just how adorable he is.



* EndearinglyDorky: His fish-out-of-water dorkiness is always used to highlight just how adorable he is. It's very common for other characters to notice and comment on his innocence and how it reflects on his person compared to most everyone else, who all tend to be [[AccentuateTheNegative extremely cynical]]. The consensus? He's a [[NiceGuy good kid]].



%% * NiceGuy: To a fault.

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%% * %%* NiceGuy: To a fault.

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