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* Tori continually getting lead roles over Jade. At first it seems done simply to fit the real life subtext that Music/VictoriaJustice is the star of the show and not Creator/ElizabethGillies. But if you look at it in-universe, Tori comes into the school as someone who is untrained in singing and acting (and doesn't even know the most basic of musical and acting terminology). Hollywood Arts is a Performing Arts ''School'' not Broadway. Music/VictoriaJustice might herself be not quite as good as Creator/LizGillies in real life, but that doesn't mean that ''Tori Vega the character'', who is untrained and already almost as good as Jade is can't have the potential to be just as good or better than Jade. Tori certainly needs more of an education than Jade does, and more time as a lead to help fulfil her potential and overcome her late bloomer status through experience.

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* Tori continually getting lead roles over Jade. At first it seems done simply to fit the real life subtext that Music/VictoriaJustice is the star of the show and not Creator/ElizabethGillies. But if you look at it in-universe, Tori comes into the school as someone who is untrained in singing and acting (and doesn't even know the most basic of musical and acting terminology). Hollywood Arts is a Performing Arts ''School'' not Broadway. Music/VictoriaJustice might herself be not quite as good as Creator/LizGillies Creator/ElizabethGillies in real life, but that doesn't mean that ''Tori Vega the character'', who is untrained and already almost as good as Jade is can't have the potential to be just as good or better than Jade. Tori certainly needs more of an education than Jade does, and more time as a lead to help fulfil her potential and overcome her late bloomer status through experience.


* Tori continually getting lead roles over Jade. At first it seems done simply to fit the real life subtext that Music/VictoriaJustice is the star of the show and not Creator/LizGillies. But if you look at it in-universe, Tori comes into the school as someone who is untrained in singing and acting (and doesn't even know the most basic of musical and acting terminology). Hollywood Arts is a Performing Arts ''School'' not Broadway. Music/VictoriaJustice might herself be not quite as good as Creator/LizGillies in real life, but that doesn't mean that ''Tori Vega the character'', who is untrained and already almost as good as Jade is can't have the potential to be just as good or better than Jade. Tori certainly needs more of an education than Jade does, and more time as a lead to help fulfil her potential and overcome her late bloomer status through experience.

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* Tori continually getting lead roles over Jade. At first it seems done simply to fit the real life subtext that Music/VictoriaJustice is the star of the show and not Creator/LizGillies.Creator/ElizabethGillies. But if you look at it in-universe, Tori comes into the school as someone who is untrained in singing and acting (and doesn't even know the most basic of musical and acting terminology). Hollywood Arts is a Performing Arts ''School'' not Broadway. Music/VictoriaJustice might herself be not quite as good as Creator/LizGillies in real life, but that doesn't mean that ''Tori Vega the character'', who is untrained and already almost as good as Jade is can't have the potential to be just as good or better than Jade. Tori certainly needs more of an education than Jade does, and more time as a lead to help fulfil her potential and overcome her late bloomer status through experience.

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** A bit lessened by the fact that it seems to be less like they're real stalkers and more like they're just students at the same school that Sikowitz got to give them a push towards working together. It seems more likely that he would try and give them a 'common enemy' to bond over then that they were real stalkers.



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* When rewatching "Who Did it to Trina?" it becomes clear that Robbie is trying to direct suspicions away from Rex. He backs up Jade's story that Tori threatened to kill Trina and he uses his story to point the blame towards Cat. What makes the former interesting is that he was initially surprised when he heard Tori threatened her sister. However, when Jade finishes her story, he claims to remember hearing it happen. Did he really remember, [[AlternativeCharacterInterpretation or was he lying to protect Rex?]]



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* In "Tori The Zombie" Beck and Tori's performance was lauded while Robbie's was criticized. While it comes off as another ButtMonkey moment, Robbie had the harder role compared them. Beck played a charismatic NiceGuy like he is on the show, Tori played a girl conflicted between 2 lovers, which wouldn't be out of place for her character. Robbie however is a NiceJewishBoy playing a pretentious {{Jerkass}}. Since this is against his personality, it would be the tougher acting challenge.



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* "Robarazzi", the plot could've easily been ended by one of the students reporting one of Robbie's actions to a faculty member. However, in "Jade Dumps Beck" it was revealed that The Slap (where Robarazzi was posted) is an underground site run by the students. If they had told a faculty member, that would've exposed the existence of The Slap and gotten it shut down by the school. That would've ruined their reputation at Hollywood Arts.


** Remember the other descriptions too? Jade had to be an inhumanly nice farmgirl (doable, there's a lot you can make up for that), Beck had to just be British and invade people's personal space (again, a lot you can make up), Robbie was a motivational speaker who just had to occasionally fall down (so he just had to spout a bunch of positive sounding BS), Cat had to be a lousy comedienne (aka herself but intentionally obnoxious), but Andre and Tori just had "you're a pregant marathon runner" and "police officer with too much lipstick and a Raisin Bran fetish." There was much less to work with, especially if Tori thought that by adopting a Jersey accent she was perfectly imitating a cop (too much TV?). Andre just sat around, panted, and asked for water.

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** Remember the other descriptions too? Jade had to be an inhumanly nice farmgirl (doable, there's a lot you can make up for that), Beck had to just be British and invade people's personal space (again, a lot you can make up), Robbie was a motivational speaker who just had to occasionally fall down (so he just had to spout a bunch of positive sounding BS), BS and then fall down on occasion), Cat had to be a lousy comedienne (aka herself but intentionally obnoxious), but Andre and Tori just had "you're a pregant marathon runner" and "police officer with too much lipstick and a Raisin Bran fetish." There was much less to work with, especially if Tori thought that by adopting a Jersey accent she was perfectly imitating a cop (too much TV?). Andre just sat around, panted, and asked for water.


*** There was her "man down, man down!" moment. They may have all just run out of ideas at the end of the night. It's hard to hold a 2-dimensional character for a short skit (like on WhoseLineIsItAnyway), much less a six to eight hour party.

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*** There was her "man down, man down!" moment. They may have all just run out of ideas at the end of the night. It's hard to hold a 2-dimensional character for a short skit (like on WhoseLineIsItAnyway), ''Series/WhoseLineIsItAnyway''), much less a six to eight hour party.


** ContinuitySnarl via TheyJustDidntCare.

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** ContinuitySnarl via TheyJustDidntCare.ContinuitySnarl.



** Except it's specifically mentioned as being Drake & Josh. Don't bother looking into it too hard... TheyJustDidntCare.

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** Except it's specifically mentioned as being Drake & Josh. Don't bother looking into it too hard... TheyJustDidntCare.hard.



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* In "Terror On Cupcake Street" Cat has the gang wear candy pajamas for the [[MakesAsMuchSenseInContext Parade Parade]]. This could be brushed off as Cat just being Cat. However, one of Dan Schnieder's older shows, The Amanda Show, had 2 characters who were in the same sketch, '''Candy''' Tulips and Tony '''Pajamas'''. Maybe it was a cleverly hidden reference for older viewers.


* Apparently the characters watch DrakeAndJosh, so how do they not notice that their principal is Helen?
** That's more like fridge wallbanger because you have an episode where Helen comes in references Crazy Steve making it clear that she is ''the'' Helen. The next episode DrakeAndJosh is somehow a TV show. Even though their principal is Helen.

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* Apparently the characters watch DrakeAndJosh, Series/DrakeAndJosh, so how do they not notice that their principal is Helen?
** That's more like fridge wallbanger because you have an episode where Helen comes in references Crazy Steve making it clear that she is ''the'' Helen. The next episode DrakeAndJosh Drake & Josh is somehow a TV show. Even though their principal is Helen.



** Maybe DrakeAndJosh is a reality show in their universe?

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** Maybe DrakeAndJosh Drake & Josh is a reality show in their universe?



** Except it's specifically mentioned as being DrakeAndJosh. Don't bother looking into it too hard... TheyJustDidntCare.
** I've always thought of it more as FridgeBrilliance, in the sense that I've always assumed DrakeAndJosh was something of a reality show in the Schneider verse, a semi-scripted one, making it possible for them to have watched episodes of it, for characters like Helen to actually be real in Schneider's different shows, and an explanation for the intro sequences for DrakeAndJosh.

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** Except it's specifically mentioned as being DrakeAndJosh.Drake & Josh. Don't bother looking into it too hard... TheyJustDidntCare.
** I've always thought of it more as FridgeBrilliance, in the sense that I've always assumed DrakeAndJosh Drake & Josh was something of a reality show in the Schneider verse, a semi-scripted one, making it possible for them to have watched episodes of it, for characters like Helen to actually be real in Schneider's different shows, and an explanation for the intro sequences for DrakeAndJosh.Drake & Josh.


* In one episode, the gang is at the beach and get trapped in Beck's RV. The only person who knows where they are is Cat, wo left to use the bathroom and didn't take her phone with her. While the situation is bad enough for the ones who are trapped, [[TheDitz Cat]] is in her swimsuit with a group of guys who keep making excuses for her to stay with them. When you consider what could have happened in either case, it is terrifying.

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** Add to that Tori's father is a police officer and supposedly doesn't let the San Diego authorities know his daughter and her friends were there.
* In one episode, the gang is at the beach and get trapped in Beck's RV. The only person who knows where they are is Cat, wo left to use the bathroom and didn't take her phone with her. While the situation is bad enough for the ones who are trapped, [[TheDitz Cat]] is in her swimsuit with a group of guys who keep making excuses for her to stay with them. When you consider what could have happened in either case, it is terrifying.
terrifying.

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