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* DidntThinkThisThrough: Steve doesn't train for the games like the actual disable athletes did. It gets him smoked over and over again before his TrainingMontage.



* RealityEnsues: Steve doesn't train for the games like the actual disable athletes did. It gets him smoked over and over again before his TrainingMontage.

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* BrickJoke: The priest that threw Steve out of church for confessing his scheme comes back in another scene to bet on him.

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* BerserkButton: Steve's gets hit when Gary repeatedly calls the other athletes "retards."
-->'''Steve:''' Don't ever say that word to me again! I mean it. These guys are my friends.

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* CharacterNameAlias: While pretending to be disabled, Steve adopts the name Jeffy Dahmor, last name pronounced the same as that of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer.


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* TakeThat: Among Steve's movies about mentally challenged people is "The Best of Creator/ChevyChase".

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* TakeThat: Among Steve's movies about mentally challenged people is "The Best of Creator/ChevyChase".Creator/ChevyChase".
* ThisIsUnforgivable: Steve goes to confess his sins to a priest, who tries to reassure him that everyone can be forgiven. As soon as Steve tells him exactly what his sin was, the priest beats him up and throws him out of the church.


A 2005 comedy starring Creator/JohnnyKnoxville, Creator/BrianCox, and Katherine Heigl.

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A 2005 comedy starring Creator/JohnnyKnoxville, Creator/BrianCox, and Katherine Heigl.
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A 2005 comedy starring [[Series/{{Jackass}} Johnny Knoxville]], Brian Cox, and Katherine Heigl.

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A 2005 comedy starring [[Series/{{Jackass}} Johnny Knoxville]], Brian Cox, Creator/JohnnyKnoxville, Creator/BrianCox, and Katherine Heigl.


A 2005 comedy starring [[{{Jackass}} Johnny Knoxville]], Brian Cox, and Katherine Heigl.

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A 2005 comedy starring [[{{Jackass}} [[Series/{{Jackass}} Johnny Knoxville]], Brian Cox, and Katherine Heigl.


* TakeThat: Among Steve's movies about mentally challenged people is "The Best of Chevy Chase".

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* TakeThat: Among Steve's movies about mentally challenged people is "The Best of Chevy Chase".Creator/ChevyChase".

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* RealityEnsues: Steve doesn't train for the games like the actual disable athletes did. It gets him smoked over and over again before his TrainingMontage.

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** The first we see of Stavi is him being fired. Then his fingers get chopped off. Then he's revealed as a single dad of five children. His final scene is him dropping a sandbag onto his own head.


* BarrierBustingBlow: After admitting his act to a preacher in a confessional, said preacher proceeds to punch through the window and right in Steve's face.

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* BarrierBustingBlow: After admitting his act to a preacher in a confessional, {{confessional}}, said preacher proceeds to punch through the window and right in Steve's face.


where Stavi gets his fingers cut off trying to get the mower working. With no insurance, and not enough money to afford the operation, all seems hopeless. Enter Steve's Uncle Gary, a dirtbag deep in money to some bad people. After seeing a spot on superstar Special Olympian Jimmy Washington, he hatches a plan to save his own skin, and Stavi's fingers: Have Steve pretend to be mentally challenged and enter him in the Special Olympics.

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where Stavi gets his fingers cut off trying to get the mower working. With no insurance, and not enough money to afford the operation, all seems hopeless. Enter Steve's Uncle Gary, a dirtbag deep in money to some bad people. After seeing a spot on superstar Special Olympian Olympics athlete Jimmy Washington, he hatches a plan to save his own skin, and Stavi's fingers: Have Steve pretend to be mentally challenged and enter him in the Special Olympics.



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* TakeThat: Among Steve's movies about mentally challenged people is "The Best of Chevy Chase"

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* TakeThat: Among Steve's movies about mentally challenged people is "The Best of Chevy Chase"Chase".

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