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* TheBusCameBack: Gina Vendetti, Alex Whitney, Jessica Lovejoy, Laura Powers, Samantha Stankey, Greta Wolfcastle, and Laura Powers.

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* TheBusCameBack: Gina Vendetti, Alex Whitney, Jessica Lovejoy, Laura Powers, Samantha Stankey, Greta Wolfcastle, and Laura Powers.



* UngratefulBastard: Mr. Burns refuses to donate blood to Bart [[spoiler: after is nearly killed by Jeremy]], despite Bart donating his blood to Burns. He only agrees after Lisa insults him and yanks him by the collar, and continues to antagonize Bart [[spoiler: and later tries to kill him]].

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* UngratefulBastard: Mr. Burns refuses to donate blood to Bart [[spoiler: after he is nearly killed by Jeremy]], despite Bart donating his blood to Burns. He only agrees after Lisa insults him and yanks him by the collar, and continues to antagonize Bart [[spoiler: and later tries to kill him]].


* ButtMonkey: Alex was very badly bullied as a teenager because of her love of fashion, especially by Gina and Bart's friends. Bart however, never bullied her [[spoiler: but pulled an incredibly cruel prank on Alex by drunkenly proclaiming his love for him, than made in out in front of Gina]].

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* ButtMonkey: Alex was very badly bullied as a teenager because of her love of fashion, especially by Gina and Bart's friends. Bart however, never bullied her [[spoiler: but pulled an incredibly cruel prank on Alex by drunkenly proclaiming his love for him, than her, then made in out in front of Gina]].


* {{Badass}}: Maggie. Being a lifeguard helps her qualify, but it is only solidified after [[spoiler: disguising herself as Gina so she could avoid an angry mob, outrunning that mob, and then disguising herself as a homeless person so she could evade them]].


Seventeen years in the future Bart simpson, now a successful Attorney in East Springfield. He has everything, and is happy. That is going to be challenged when some women reenter his life.

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Seventeen years in the future future, Bart simpson, Simpson, now a successful Attorney in East Springfield. He has everything, and is happy. That is going to be challenged when some women reenter his life.



** Lisa yanked Burns' by the collar and yelled at him when he [[spoiler: intially refused to make a life-saving blood donation to Bart]].

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** Lisa yanked Burns' by the collar and yelled at him when he [[spoiler: intially initially refused to make a life-saving blood donation to Bart]].



* SecretlyWealthy: [[spoiler:Nelson made a fortune from an internet business]] but keeps a low profile to preserve his street cred.

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* SecretlyWealthy: [[spoiler:Nelson [[spoiler: Nelson made a fortune from an internet business]] but keeps a low profile to preserve his street cred.


* WorthyOpponent: Bart does acknowledge the skill of the Blue-Haired Lawyer, while still finding him to be a horrid human being.

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* WorthyOpponent: Bart does acknowledge the skill of the Blue-Haired Lawyer, while still finding him to be a horrid horrible human being.

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* SecretlyWealthy: [[spoiler:Nelson made a fortune from an internet business]] but keeps a low profile to preserve his street cred.

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* BaitAndSwitchComment: Upon learning Moe is placing bets on the outcome of Bart's trial, Homer places two firm fists against his hips and says he'll "give that bookie the talking of a life-time". He then phones Moe to "Put me down fifty on the boy".


* AmoralAttorney: Averted with Bart, who is actually a very moral attorney, [[spoiler: an image Jessica wishes to shatter by pretending Bart sexually harassed her]]. Played straight with the Blue-Haired Lawyer (named Gweeble in this story) [[spoiler: while working for Jessica and trying to wreck his public image]].

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* AmoralAttorney: Averted with Bart, who is actually a very moral attorney, [[spoiler: an image Jessica wishes to shatter by pretending Bart sexually harassed her]]. Played straight with the Blue-Haired Lawyer (named Gweeble in this story) [[spoiler: while working for Jessica who acts as Jessica's attorney with her bogus sexual harassment suit, and trying uses Bart's bad boy past to wreck his public image]].reputation]].



* BecauseYouWereNiceToMe: Alex's concern for Bart when he sinks into depression is what makes him fall for her.



* FemmeFatale: Jessica Lovejoy has graduated into this at age 27. She is able to manipulate Bart into giving her a secretary job, and get him into bed, [[spoiler: When her attempt to drug Bart into saying a marital vow falls apart, she sues him for sexual harassment. She is able to manipulate the court, while secretly mouthing to Bart "You're mine"]].


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* SecondLove: Alex Whitney for Bart.


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* SingleWomanSeeksGoodMan: Gender-inverted. Alex's concern for Bart and her wholesome image make Bart fall for her.


* BigBrotherInstinct[=/=]BigSisterInstinct: This story proved that the Simpson's siblings are close knit and you should never mess with them.

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* BigBrotherInstinct[=/=]BigSisterInstinct: This story proved that 17 years into the Simpson's future, the Simpsons siblings are close knit and you should never mess with don't take kindly to those threatening them.


** Hurting Alex is one for Bart. He personally [[spoiler: went after Jeremy for punching Alex]], and even ''threatened to kill Burns in public'' after the old man claimed he would threaten Alex's boutique.

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** Hurting Alex is one for Bart. He personally [[spoiler: went after Jeremy for punching Alex]], and even ''threatened to kill Burns in public'' after the old man claimed he would threaten ruin Alex's boutique.



** Maggie is the younger sister, but she doesn't appreciate Jessica gloating about sleeping with Bart.

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** Maggie is the younger sister, but she doesn't appreciate Jessica gloating about sleeping with Bart.Bart.
** Lisa is not happy with Bart having anything to do with Jessica Lovejoy.


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* LaserGuidedKarma:
** Kent tries to expose [[spoiler: Alex's past as a whore and an extortionist]]. Someone at the studio took offense to that, so Kent's own time with a transgender prostitute is shown on the air for all to see.
** [[spoiler: Jeremy gets a glorious NoHoldsBarredBeatdown after shooting Bart, and now will spend a long time in jail]].


* {{Badass}}: Maggie. Being a lifeguard helps her qualify, but it is only solidified after [[spoiler: disguising herself as Gina so she could avoid an angry mob, outrunning that mob, and then evading them by disguising herself as a homeless person]].

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* AmoralAttorney: Averted with Bart, who is actually a very moral attorney, [[spoiler: an image Jessica wishes to shatter by pretending Bart sexually harassed her]]. Played straight with the Blue-Haired Lawyer (named Gweeble in this story) [[spoiler: while working for Jessica and trying to wreck his public image]].
* {{Badass}}: Maggie. Being a lifeguard helps her qualify, but it is only solidified after [[spoiler: disguising herself as Gina so she could avoid an angry mob, outrunning that mob, and then evading them by disguising herself as a homeless person]].person so she could evade them]].



* BerserkButton:
** Any woman trying to get into a relationship with Bart is this for [[StalkerWithACrush Jessica Lovejoy]].
** Hurting Alex is one for Bart. He personally [[spoiler: went after Jeremy for punching Alex]], and even ''threatened to kill Burns in public'' after the old man claimed he would threaten Alex's boutique.
** Hitting on Bart or hurting him becomes one for Alex.
* BigBrotherInstinct[=/=]BigSisterInstinct: This story proved that the Simpson's siblings are close knit and you should never mess with them.
** Maggie is the younger sister, but she doesn't appreciate Jessica gloating about sleeping with Bart.
** Lisa yanked Burns' by the collar and yelled at him when he [[spoiler: intially refused to make a life-saving blood donation to Bart]].
** Bart was ''not happy'' when [[spoiler: Jeremy]] involved Maggie into his blackmailing scheme.



* HappilyMarried: Samantha and Milhouse. Samantha even gives birth to Milhouse's child [[spoiler: while on the run from Burns]].



* ParentalSubstitute: Marge, and to a lesser extent Homer, became surrogate parents to Alex who was very distant from her own parents. Marge pretty much tells her she was already a Simpson, which is only solidified when [[spoiler: Alex and Bart are officially married]].



** Maggie gets this from Bart and Marge for trying to bring Gina back into the family.

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** Maggie gets this from Bart and Marge for trying to bring Gina back into the family.family.
* WorthyOpponent: Bart does acknowledge the skill of the Blue-Haired Lawyer, while still finding him to be a horrid human being.


* TheBusCameBack: Gina Vendetti, Alex Whitney, Jessica Lovejoy, Laura Powers, Samantha Stankey, Greta Wolfcastle, Laura Powers.

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* TheBusCameBack: Gina Vendetti, Alex Whitney, Jessica Lovejoy, Laura Powers, Samantha Stankey, Greta Wolfcastle, and Laura Powers.



* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor: Gina has been going through this revolving door much of her life with Bart: she ended up cheating on Bart, which drove him to the bottle. She later returned to Bart, only to set fire to his car because he [[DisproportionateRetribution canceled a dinner]]. Bart negotiated for her go on parole and get counseling, only for her smash her employer's windshield. She again returns to Springfield, claiming to have changed, [[spoiler: only to have helped Jessica in kidnapping Bart, and later locked up for armed robbery. She finally moves away from heel after she testifies against Gina]].
* HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: Teenage Maggie, to an extent. Her idolization of Gina makes her ignore the damage she's done to Bart and the rest the Simpson family.

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* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor: Gina has been going through this revolving door much of her life with Bart: she ended up cheating on Bart, which drove him to the bottle. She later returned to Bart, only to set fire to his car because he [[DisproportionateRetribution canceled a dinner]]. Bart negotiated for her go on parole and get counseling, only for her smash her employer's windshield. She again returns to Springfield, claiming to have changed, [[spoiler: only to have helped aid Jessica in kidnapping Bart, kidnapping, and later locked up for armed robbery. She finally moves away from heel after she testifies Maggie helps her out of jail, and proves to be the smoking gun in the case against Gina]].
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* HorribleJudgeOfCharacter: Teenage Maggie, to an extent. Her idolization of Gina makes her ignore the damage she's done to Bart and the rest the Simpson family.



* SheIsAllGrownUp: Lisa, Jessica, Gina, Maggie, and Jessica are described as having grown into very appealing young ladies.

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* SheIsAllGrownUp: Lisa, Jessica, Gina, Maggie, and Jessica Maggie are described as having grown into very appealing young ladies.


* TheAce: Bart Simpson at 27: a rich, successful, and handsome lawyer. Meeting another ace, an attorney named Frank Gelwood, while he was still ten was what begun his transformation. She quickly switches into BrokenAce due to the stress of his ex-girlfriends returning to his life.

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* TheAce: Bart Simpson at 27: a rich, successful, and handsome lawyer. Meeting another ace, an attorney named Frank Gelwood, while he was still ten was what begun his transformation. She He quickly switches into BrokenAce due to the stress of his ex-girlfriends returning to his life.

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* FemmeFatale: Jessica Lovejoy has graduated into this at age 27. She is able to manipulate Bart into giving her a secretary job, and get him into bed, [[spoiler: When her attempt to drug Bart into saying a marital vow falls apart, she sues him for sexual harassment. She is able to manipulate the court, while secretly mouthing to Bart "You're mine"]].

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