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--> "...[[Franchise/{{Metroid}} the Mama Bran]], who wants to [[KillAllHumans commit genocide on the human race]]; [[CaptainObvious and we all know that's not nice.]]"

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--> "...[[Franchise/{{Metroid}} the Mama Bran]], who wants to [[KillAllHumans commit genocide on the human race]]; [[CaptainObvious and we all know that's not nice.]]""


* TheCameo: [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]]; a footnote mentions that ''Literature/TheUglyBarnacle'' was scheduled to make a guest appearance, but cancelled his appearance at the eleventh hour due to his ugliness killing his crew.

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* TheCameo: [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]]; a footnote mentions that ''Literature/TheUglyBarnacle'' ''JustForFun/TheUglyBarnacle'' was scheduled to make a guest appearance, but cancelled his appearance at the eleventh hour due to his ugliness killing his crew.


''Garfield in: "Along Came a Splut"'' (or ''Garfield Has a Bad Day'') is a ''ComicStrip/{{Garfield}}'' FanFic written by one Bagel Brain (or Kilroy Smythe Umbrick).

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''Garfield in: "Along Came a Splut"'' (or ''Garfield Has a Bad Day'') is a ''ComicStrip/{{Garfield}}'' FanFic written by one Bagel Brain Creator/BagelBrain (or Kilroy Smythe Umbrick).


* BlackComedy: The scene where Abe Lincoln is brutally killed off as soon as he appears by a shard of glass from Garfield's tv impaling him in the head, because he's supposed to be dead to begin with.

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* BlackComedy: The scene where Abe Lincoln is brutally killed off as soon as he appears by a shard of glass from Garfield's tv TV impaling him in the head, because he's supposed to be dead to begin with.


* TheCameo: [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]]; a footnote mentions that TheUglyBarnacle was scheduled to make a guest appearance, but cancelled his appearance at the eleventh hour due to his ugliness killing his crew.

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* TheCameo: [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]]; a footnote mentions that TheUglyBarnacle ''Literature/TheUglyBarnacle'' was scheduled to make a guest appearance, but cancelled his appearance at the eleventh hour due to his ugliness killing his crew.


* CarFu: Garfield, while driving the [=Delorean=], runs down [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald McDonald]], [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Fred Fish]], [[TheFrenchConnection Popeye Doyle]], [[Franchise/BatMan The Batmobile]] and ComicBook/LexLuthor while he's desperately trying to escape the Splut. [[RealityEnsues This eventually ends up slowing it down, however.]]

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* CarFu: Garfield, while driving the [=Delorean=], runs down [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald McDonald]], [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Fred Fish]], [[TheFrenchConnection [[Film/TheFrenchConnection Popeye Doyle]], [[Franchise/BatMan The Batmobile]] and ComicBook/LexLuthor while he's desperately trying to escape the Splut. [[RealityEnsues This eventually ends up slowing it down, however.]]


* GainaxEnding: Not that anything in the fic made sense before, but the ending takes the cake: Garfield and the Splut [[spoiler:recreate the ending of ''Film/TwoThousandAndOneASpaceOdyssey'', up to the part where Garfield becomes a star child... who makes a DreamworksFace and says [[Film/AChristmasStory "Drink more Ovaltine."]]]]

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* GainaxEnding: Not that anything in the fic made sense before, but the ending takes the cake: Garfield and the Splut [[spoiler:recreate the ending of ''Film/TwoThousandAndOneASpaceOdyssey'', ''Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey'', up to the part where Garfield becomes a star child... who makes a DreamworksFace and says [[Film/AChristmasStory "Drink more Ovaltine."]]]]


* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: Garfield plays ''Franchise/{{Metroid}}'' in the beginning, which apparently stars a guy [[IAmNotShazam named Metroid]], and it involves him saving the whales and resusicating the Mama Bran. Later, he encounters Film/BladeRunner (as in, a guy ''named'' Blade Runner, who runs on roller blades).

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* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: Garfield plays ''Franchise/{{Metroid}}'' in the beginning, which apparently stars a guy [[IAmNotShazam named Metroid]], and it involves him saving the whales and resusicating resuscitating the Mama Bran. Later, he encounters Film/BladeRunner (as in, a guy ''named'' Blade Runner, who runs on roller blades).


* RandomEventsPlot / MindScrew: The story makes ''no sense whatsoever.'' It's like the literary equivalent of a YoutubePoop.

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* RandomEventsPlot / MindScrew: The story makes ''no sense whatsoever.'' It's like the literary equivalent of a YoutubePoop.WebAnimation/YoutubePoop.


* CarFu: Garfield, while driving the Delorean, runs down [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald McDonald]], [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Fred Fish]], [[TheFrenchConnection Popeye Doyle]], [[Franchise/BatMan The Batmobile]] and ComicBook/LexLuthor while he's desperately trying to escape the Splut. [[RealityEnsues This eventually ends up slowing it down, however.]]

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* CarFu: Garfield, while driving the Delorean, [=Delorean=], runs down [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald McDonald]], [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Fred Fish]], [[TheFrenchConnection Popeye Doyle]], [[Franchise/BatMan The Batmobile]] and ComicBook/LexLuthor while he's desperately trying to escape the Splut. [[RealityEnsues This eventually ends up slowing it down, however.]]



* CoolCar: Garfield uses [[Franchise/BackToTheFuture the Delorean]] for the bulk of the story. The Batmobile also makes a brief cameo as Garfield runs into it during the chase.

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* CoolCar: Garfield uses [[Franchise/BackToTheFuture the Delorean]] [=Delorean=]]] for the bulk of the story. The Batmobile also makes a brief cameo as Garfield runs into it during the chase.



* DeathSeeker: [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald [=McDonald=]]], after falling on hard times, happily ends his life of hollow product placement by letting Garfield run him over with [[Franchise/BackToTheFuture the DeLorean.]]

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* DeathSeeker: [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald [=McDonald=]]], after falling on hard times, happily ends his life of hollow product placement by letting Garfield run him over with [[Franchise/BackToTheFuture the DeLorean.[=DeLorean=].]]



* FasterThanLightTravel: Garfield pulls this off with the DeLorean in space to try and escape the Splut, but it turns out it can do exactly the same thing.

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* FasterThanLightTravel: Garfield pulls this off with the DeLorean [=DeLorean=] in space to try and escape the Splut, but it turns out it can do exactly the same thing.



* FlyingCar: The Delorean. It was already capable of this in the movies it hails from, but this story adds the ability for it to travel through deep space.

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* FlyingCar: The Delorean.[=Delorean=]. It was already capable of this in the movies it hails from, but this story adds the ability for it to travel through deep space.



* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: The Splut starts off being invulnerable, but then gets SuperSpeed and RealityWarping abilities as the story progresses, with no foreshadowing beforehand. The DeLorean also gains this by being able to fly in space and go past light speed (while it ''could'' fly and time travel in the movies, it was never shown or implied to be space travel worthy or to be able to go that fast).

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* NewPowersAsThePlotDemands: The Splut starts off being invulnerable, but then gets SuperSpeed and RealityWarping abilities as the story progresses, with no foreshadowing beforehand. The DeLorean [=DeLorean=] also gains this by being able to fly in space and go past light speed (while it ''could'' fly and time travel in the movies, it was never shown or implied to be space travel worthy or to be able to go that fast).



* RealityEnsues: Garfield runs down so many people in the Delorean trying to escape the Splut, that it inevitably slows it down, prompting Blade Runner to show up and give it a boost of speed.

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* RealityEnsues: Garfield runs down so many people in the Delorean [=Delorean=] trying to escape the Splut, that it inevitably slows it down, prompting Blade Runner to show up and give it a boost of speed.



* RememberedICouldFly: Garfield remembers at the right time that the DeLorean can fly, and immediately takes advantage of it.

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* RememberedICouldFly: Garfield remembers at the right time that the DeLorean [=DeLorean=] can fly, and immediately takes advantage of it.

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* AdaptationalVillainy:
** Garfield was already a jerk in the comics, but this story made him even more nasty than he already was. Some of the actions he commits go from being AntiHero material to outright crossing the line into villain territory.
** The Splut also goes through this. A harmless nuisance in the comics at worst, but here it's a full blown menace that goes out of its way to try and kill Garfield.


* {{Troperiffic}}: The entire story is only 1,288 words long and has very little dialogue, but it has a substantial amount of trope filled content in spite of that, largely for its [[RandomEventsPlot bizarre, stream of conscious narrative]], [[MassiveMultiplayerCrossover numerous character crossovers and cameos]] and [[ReferenceOverdosed numerous pop culture references.]] It uses at ''least'' 116 tropes total, not including YMMV tropes.

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* {{Troperiffic}}: The entire story is only 1,288 words long and has very little dialogue, but it has a substantial amount of trope filled content in spite of that, largely for its [[RandomEventsPlot bizarre, stream of conscious narrative]], [[MassiveMultiplayerCrossover numerous character crossovers and cameos]] and [[ReferenceOverdosed numerous pop culture references.]] It uses at ''least'' 116 tropes total, not including YMMV tropes. tropes (10) and Trivia Tropes (6).


* ProductPlacement: Garfield eats Cheese Nips in the story. The story also mentions Ronald [=McDonald=] being disillusioned with his status as this. [[spoiler: And at the end, Garfield tells the reader to [[AChristmasStory "Drink More Ovaltine."]]]]

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* ProductPlacement: Garfield eats Cheese Nips in the story. The story also mentions Ronald [=McDonald=] being disillusioned with his status as this. [[spoiler: And at the end, Garfield tells the reader to [[AChristmasStory [[Film/AChristmasStory "Drink More Ovaltine."]]]]


-->-- The fic's summary

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-->-- The '''The fic's summary
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* GiantSpaceFleaFromNowhere: The Splut. And during the car chase, a "{{Terminator}} flying machine" (presumably referring to an [[http://terminator.wikia.com/wiki/HK-Aerial HK-Aerial Drone]]) comes completely out of nowhere and, for no given reason, begins chase. And then the Death Star appears...

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* GiantSpaceFleaFromNowhere: The Splut. And during the car chase, a "{{Terminator}} "Franchise/{{Terminator}} flying machine" (presumably referring to an [[http://terminator.wikia.com/wiki/HK-Aerial HK-Aerial Drone]]) comes completely out of nowhere and, for no given reason, begins chase. And then the Death Star appears...


* CarFu: Garfield, while driving the Delorean, runs down [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald McDonald]], [[SpongebobSquarepants Fred Fish]], [[TheFrenchConnection Popeye Doyle]], [[Franchise/BatMan The Batmobile]] and ComicBook/LexLuthor while he's desperately trying to escape the Splut. [[RealityEnsues This eventually ends up slowing it down, however.]]

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* CarFu: Garfield, while driving the Delorean, runs down [[UsefulNotes/McDonalds Ronald McDonald]], [[SpongebobSquarepants [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Fred Fish]], [[TheFrenchConnection Popeye Doyle]], [[Franchise/BatMan The Batmobile]] and ComicBook/LexLuthor while he's desperately trying to escape the Splut. [[RealityEnsues This eventually ends up slowing it down, however.]]



* OwMyBodyPart: [[SpongeBobSquarepants Fred Fish]] screams his trademark phrase "MY LEG!" when Garfield runs him down while driving.

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* OwMyBodyPart: [[SpongeBobSquarepants [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarepants Fred Fish]] screams his trademark phrase "MY LEG!" when Garfield runs him down while driving.

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