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* BlandNameProduct: Abby pulls up a ridehailing app named... [=RideHail=].


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* BlandNameProduct: Abby pulls up a ridehailing app named... [=RideHail=].


In addition, Creator/DanielLevy and Creator/AubreyPlaza have roles as Abby's best friend John and Harper's ex-girlfriend Riley, respectively.

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In addition, Creator/DanielLevy Creator/DanLevy and Creator/AubreyPlaza have roles as Abby's best friend John and Harper's ex-girlfriend Riley, respectively.

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* BisexualLoveTriangle: Harper is a lesbian who is not out to her old-fashioned family, but has brought her girlfriend Abby home for the holidays (under the pretense of being her orphaned roommate). Harper's parents try to get her back with her high school boyfriend Connor, who represents Harper's closeted life in a small conservative town. This is juxtaposed against her relationship with Abby, whom she is hiding; Abby in turn represents Harper coming out and being true to herself around her family.


** John is just as bad when he pretends to Abby's ex-boyfriend and even states he bench-presses 1,000 pounds, while flirting with a party guest.

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** John is just as bad when he pretends to be Abby's ex-boyfriend and even states he bench-presses 1,000 pounds, while flirting with a party guest.


* BadLiar: Abby is a terrible liar. She stutters and fumbles details when put on the spot, resulting in a backstory of "an appropriate amount of boyfriends" and having recently broken up with a milkman.

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* BadLiar: BadLiar:
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Abby is a terrible liar. She stutters and fumbles details when put on the spot, resulting in a backstory of "an appropriate amount of boyfriends" and having recently broken up with a milkman.
** John is just as bad when he pretends to Abby's ex-boyfriend and even states he bench-presses 1,000 pounds, while flirting with a party guest.


* FlowersOfFemininity: A few examples.
** Jane earns the disapproval of her mother for wearing a bold outfit that includes a floral patterned blouse, which contrasts to her family's neutral-toned and preppy appearance. She is also a sweet optimist.
** Averted with [[spoiler: Tipper, who is the image of feminine immaculate perfection, and confesses that she hates flowers]].



* GirlyGirlWithATomboyStreak: [[spoiler: Tipper, who reveals she wants to take karate but never did because it wasn't "elegant".]]

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* GirlyGirlWithATomboyStreak: [[spoiler: The feminine StepfordSmiler Tipper, who reveals she wants to take karate but never did because it wasn't "elegant"."elegant" and hates flowers.]]


* ObnoxiousEntitledHousewife: Sloane, a judgemental "super mom" who is shameful about her career and [[spoiler: separation]] who finds fault with her siblings and tries to go about outperforming her sisters to impress their parents all too high standards.

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* ObnoxiousEntitledHousewife: Sloane, a judgemental "super mom" who is shameful about her career and [[spoiler: separation]] who finds fault with her siblings and tries to go about outperforming her sisters to impress their parents all too high standards. standards [[spoiler: to the point where she outs Harper, her sister, as a lesbian]].




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* WhiteSheep: Jane, she is considered the family weirdo and is ignored by her parents for not reaching their high expectations. She is also shown to be the nicest of her sisters and to be friendly to Abby and more open-minded and chooses to ally herself to Harper [[spoiler: after she is outed]] and shows her parents unconditional love despite it being onesided for most of her life.

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* GirlyGirlWithATomboyStreak: [[spoiler: Tipper, who reveals she wants to take karate but never did because it wasn't "elegant".]]

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* ObnoxiousEntitledHousewife: Sloane, a judgemental "super mom" who is shameful about her career and [[spoiler: separation]] who finds fault with her siblings and tries to go about outperforming her sisters to impress their parents all too high standards.


The story follows a lesbian couple, Abby (Stewart) and Harper (Davis), as Abby accompanies Harper to her family's house for the holidays. Abby's plan to propose on Christmas morning is complicated by the fact that Harper has not yet come out to her family, a well-off, conservative WhiteAngloSaxonProtestant clan comprised of proper parents Ted (Creator/VictorGarber) and Tipper (Creator/MarySteenburgen), uptight ex-lawyer and "super mom" oldest sister Sloane (Creator/AlisonBrie), and misfit middle sister Jane (Holland). Instead, they think Harper has merely taken pity on her orphaned roommate and brought her along for the holidays. Things are further complicated by the fact that Ted is running for mayor, which puts extra pressure on Harper to keep up appearances.

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The story follows a lesbian couple, Abby (Stewart) and Harper (Davis), as Abby accompanies Harper to her family's house for the holidays.Christmas. Abby's plan to propose on Christmas morning is complicated by the fact that Harper has not yet come out to her family, a well-off, conservative WhiteAngloSaxonProtestant clan comprised of proper parents Ted (Creator/VictorGarber) and Tipper (Creator/MarySteenburgen), uptight ex-lawyer and "super mom" oldest sister Sloane (Creator/AlisonBrie), and misfit middle sister Jane (Holland). Instead, they think Harper has merely taken pity on her orphaned roommate and brought her along for so she won't spend the holidays.holidays alone. Things are further complicated by the fact that Ted is running for mayor, which puts extra pressure on Harper to keep up appearances.


The story follows a lesbian couple, Abby (Stewart) and Harper (Davis), as Abby accompanies Harper to her family's house for the holidays. Abby's plan to propose on Christmas morning is complicated by the fact that Harper has not yet come out to her family, a well-off, conservative WhiteAngloSaxonProtestant clan comprised of proper parents Ted (Creator/VictorGarber) and Tipper (Creator/MarySteenburgen), uptight ex-lawyer and "super mom" oldest sister Sloane (Creator/AlisonBrie), and misfit middle sister Jane (Holland). Instead, they think Harper has merely taken pity on her orphaned roommate and brought her along for the holidays. This is further complicated by the fact that Ted is running for mayor, which puts extra pressure on Harper to keep up appearances.

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The story follows a lesbian couple, Abby (Stewart) and Harper (Davis), as Abby accompanies Harper to her family's house for the holidays. Abby's plan to propose on Christmas morning is complicated by the fact that Harper has not yet come out to her family, a well-off, conservative WhiteAngloSaxonProtestant clan comprised of proper parents Ted (Creator/VictorGarber) and Tipper (Creator/MarySteenburgen), uptight ex-lawyer and "super mom" oldest sister Sloane (Creator/AlisonBrie), and misfit middle sister Jane (Holland). Instead, they think Harper has merely taken pity on her orphaned roommate and brought her along for the holidays. This is Things are further complicated by the fact that Ted is running for mayor, which puts extra pressure on Harper to keep up appearances.


The story follows a lesbian couple, Abby (Stewart) and Harper (Davis), as Abby accompanies Harper to her family's house for Christmas. Abby's plan to propose on Christmas morning is complicated by the fact that Harper has not yet come out to her family, a well-off, conservative WhiteAngloSaxonProtestant clan comprised of proper parents Ted (Creator/VictorGarber) and Tipper (Creator/MarySteenburgen), uptight ex-lawyer and "super mom" oldest sister Sloane (Creator/AlisonBrie), and misfit middle sister Jane (Holland). Instead, they think Harper has merely taken pity on her orphaned roommate and brought her along for the holidays. This is further complicated by the fact that Ted is running for mayor, which puts extra pressure on Harper to keep up appearances.

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The story follows a lesbian couple, Abby (Stewart) and Harper (Davis), as Abby accompanies Harper to her family's house for Christmas.the holidays. Abby's plan to propose on Christmas morning is complicated by the fact that Harper has not yet come out to her family, a well-off, conservative WhiteAngloSaxonProtestant clan comprised of proper parents Ted (Creator/VictorGarber) and Tipper (Creator/MarySteenburgen), uptight ex-lawyer and "super mom" oldest sister Sloane (Creator/AlisonBrie), and misfit middle sister Jane (Holland). Instead, they think Harper has merely taken pity on her orphaned roommate and brought her along for the holidays. This is further complicated by the fact that Ted is running for mayor, which puts extra pressure on Harper to keep up appearances.

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* DelayedFamilyAcceptance: After Harper reveals to her family that she's a lesbian and that Abby is really her girlfriend almost everyone rallies around her, however, her father Ted initially doesn't react well to her news until Tipper explains to Ted why Harper had kept quiet about her sexuality fearing his reaction. He eventually has a change of heart and accepts his daughter's relationship.


* RageBreakingPoint: More of a quiet anger, but during the Christmas party, Abby finally snaps and tells Harper they're over. Only an impassioned speech from Harper about her dysfunctional family gets her to reconsider.

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More of a [[TranquilFury quiet anger, anger]], but during the Christmas party, Abby finally snaps and tells Harper they're over. Only an impassioned speech from Harper about her dysfunctional family gets her to reconsider.reconsider.
** Jane's painting being destroyed in her sisters' fight can be seen as this for her.


* AmicableExes: Implied. By the time of the WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue [[spoiler:Sloane seems to have main custody of her and Eric's children, but Eric still pops up on the family Instagram feed, implying that they split amicably and he's still present in the kids' lives.]]

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* AmicableExes: Implied. By the time of the WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue, [[spoiler:Sloane seems to have main custody of her and Eric's children, but Eric still pops up on the family Instagram feed, implying that they split amicably and he's still present in the kids' lives.]]

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