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Creator/DouglasAdams gave a ShoutOut to the poem in the original radio version of ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' by titling the episodes "Fit the First" etc.

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Creator/DouglasAdams gave a ShoutOut to the poem in the original radio [[Radio/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy radio]] version of ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' by titling the episodes "Fit the First" etc.


* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: The story follows a crew of 9 people (or, rather, 8 people and one Beaver) of vastly different backgrounds and skills.

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* RagtagBunchOfMisfits: The story follows a crew of 9 10 people (or, rather, 8 9 people and one Beaver) of vastly different backgrounds and skills.


* DownerEnding: So much so that the first edition included a pamphlet about the meaning of Easter, to serve as a counterpoint.

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* DownerEnding: So Over the course of the journey, the Banker goes insane after meeting a Bandersnatch, while the Baker disappears [[spoiler:after finding a Snark that is a Boojum]]. We don't know [[UncertainDoom what happened]] to the rest of the crew, but given that they are still at the mercy of [[spoiler:the Boojum]], which they did not prepare to encounter, it couldn't be much so that the first edition included a pamphlet about the meaning of Easter, to serve as a counterpoint.good.



* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: Most of the characters.



* NamelessNarrative: Every character in the poem is only known by [[EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep their professions]]. The Baker is the only one stated to have a proper name, but no-one knows what it actually is... not even himself.



* RagtagBunchOfMisfits

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* RagtagBunchOfMisfitsRagtagBunchOfMisfits: The story follows a crew of 9 people (or, rather, 8 people and one Beaver) of vastly different backgrounds and skills.


---> But especially "Thing-um-a-jig!"
---> His intimate friends called him "Candle-ends,"
----> And his enemies "Toasted-cheese."

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---> --> But especially "Thing-um-a-jig!"
---> --> His intimate friends called him "Candle-ends,"
----> --> And his enemies "Toasted-cheese."



--->And repeated in musical tone

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--->And -->And repeated in musical tone



--->But the crew would do nothing but groan.

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--->But -->But the crew would do nothing but groan.



--->As he landed his crew with care;

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--->As -->As he landed his crew with care;



--->By a finger entwined in his hair.

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--->By -->By a finger entwined in his hair.



--->That alone should encourage the crew.

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--->That -->That alone should encourage the crew.



--->What I tell you three times is true."

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--->What -->What I tell you three times is true."


* FunnyAnimals: The Beaver.

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* FunnyAnimals: FunnyAnimal: The Beaver.

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* TheCaptain: The Bellman.


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* FunnyAnimals: The Beaver.


* WeaksauceWeakness: The Snark has several. The complete list is thimbles, care, forks, hope, railway shares, smiles, and soap.

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* WeaksauceWeakness: *WeaksauceWeakness: The Snark has several. The complete list is thimbles, care, forks, hope, railway shares, smiles, and soap.

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*WeaksauceWeakness: The Snark has several. The complete list is thimbles, care, forks, hope, railway shares, smiles, and soap.


"The Hunting of the Snark (An Agony in 8 Fits)" is a NarrativePoem by Creator/LewisCarroll, telling the story of a group of [[NoNameGiven unnamed]] adventurers as they search for the elusive Snark, a vaguely-described creature which lives on a remote island.

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"The Hunting of the Snark (An Agony in 8 Fits)" is a NarrativePoem by Creator/LewisCarroll, telling the story of a group of [[NoNameGiven [[NamelessNarrative unnamed]] adventurers as they search for the elusive Snark, a vaguely-described creature which lives on a remote island.

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* TheAlibi: The Barrister dreams that the Snark is defending a pig against the charge of deserting its sty. The Snark argues that the pig has proved an alibi: in other words, [[InsaneTrollLogic the pig didn't leave the sty empty because it wasn't there at the time.]]

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* KilledMidSentence: "It's a boo--"


* GoMadFromTheRevelation: [[spoiler: The Banker loses his sanity after being attacked by a Bandersnatch]].

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* GoMadFromTheRevelation: [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The Banker loses his sanity after being attacked by a Bandersnatch]].



* NoBodyLeftBehind: What happens to you if you find out that the Snark you're hunting ''was'' a Boojum. [[spoiler: This is the eventual fate of the Baker.]]

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* NoBodyLeftBehind: What happens to you if you find out that the Snark you're hunting ''was'' a Boojum. [[spoiler: This [[spoiler:This is the eventual fate of the Baker.]]


* HeyYou: Played with, due to the Baker having [[TheNameless forgotten his own name]]:

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* HeyYou: Played with, due to the Baker having [[TheNameless [[NameAmnesia forgotten his own name]]:



** This also leads to an IHaveManyNames:


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* NameAmnesia: The Baker has "wholly forgotten his name."

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* GoodWithNumbers: The Butcher, who is able to give the Beaver a rather detailed lesson in mathematics.

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* AluminumChristmasTrees: Modern viewers are often confused as to what [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bathing_machine a bathing machine]] (something mentioned briefly in the Alice books) is, seeing as they haven't been used since locker rooms became common.

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