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* ConspicuousCG: All of the videos for the ''Saturday People'' singles had this (it was 2000 after all).


The act's first two albums, 1998's ''Hot Shot'' and 2000's ''Saturday People'', were very successful in Canada upon release, after which they had a huge ScheduleSlip, save for the title song to the Creator/DisneyChannel movie ''Film/GetAClue'' where they were credited as Simon & Milo. They eventually returned in 2005 with the DarkerAndEdgier ''Cruel Cruel World''.

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The act's first two albums, 1998's ''Hot Shot'' Show'' and 2000's ''Saturday People'', were very successful in Canada upon release, after which they had a huge ScheduleSlip, save for the title song to the Creator/DisneyChannel movie ''Film/GetAClue'' where they were credited as Simon & Milo. They eventually returned in 2005 with the DarkerAndEdgier ''Cruel Cruel World''.

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* BornUnlucky: Simon. For starters, he has no neck.


A farewell tour is set to begin in November of 2019.

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A farewell tour is set to begin began in November of 2019.


The act's first two albums, 1998's ''Hot Shot'' and 2000's ''Saturday People'', were very successful in Canada upon release, after which they had a huge ScheduleSlip, save for the title song to the Creator/DisneyChannel movie ''Film/GetAClue'' where they were credited as Simon & Milo. They eventually returned in 2005 with the widely ignored ''[[DarkerAndEdgier Cruel Cruel World]]''.

After recording one more song for the Canadian children's show "Roll Play," the duo went on hiatus, with Levine recording under the name Today Kid and [=McCollum=] serving as Music/NellyFurtado's touring guitarist.

The band reunited in 2015 for the Atomic Lollipop festival, giving their first live performance since 2002 and debuting their first new song in ten years. A fourth album, ''Forever 1999'', an a tour to promote it came two years later.

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The act's first two albums, 1998's ''Hot Shot'' and 2000's ''Saturday People'', were very successful in Canada upon release, after which they had a huge ScheduleSlip, save for the title song to the Creator/DisneyChannel movie ''Film/GetAClue'' where they were credited as Simon & Milo. They eventually returned in 2005 with the widely ignored ''[[DarkerAndEdgier DarkerAndEdgier ''Cruel Cruel Cruel World]]''.

World''.

After recording one more song for the Canadian children's show "Roll Play," the duo went on hiatus, with hiatus. Levine began recording under the name Today Kid and [=McCollum=] serving as returned to Philosopher Kings while also occasionally touring with Music/NellyFurtado's touring guitarist.

The band
live band.

Prozzäk
reunited in 2015 for the Atomic Lollipop festival, giving their first live performance since 2002 and debuting their first new song in ten years. A fourth album, ''Forever 1999'', an a tour to promote it came two years later.


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* AnimatedMusicVideoAnimatedMusicVideo: [[EnforcedTrope Considering that the band are animated characters]].


* FireForgedFriends: Jason Levine and James [=McCollum=] didn't get along when they first joined The Philosopher Kings and their relationship only became more strained as they were cramped together into a tour bus traveling Canada. A one-change agreement over their love of bubblegum pop brought them together to create Prozzäk, effectively bringing them closer together and making them TrueCompanions.

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* FireForgedFriends: Jason Levine and James [=McCollum=] didn't get along when they first joined The Philosopher Kings and their relationship only became more strained as they were cramped together into a tour bus traveling Canada. A one-change agreement over their love of bubblegum pop brought them together to create Prozzäk, effectively resulted in an entirely new band, bringing them closer together and making them TrueCompanions.


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* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Levine's British accent for Simon varies from song to song. Most of the time it's exaggerated to [[Film/MaryPoppins Dick Van Dyke levels]] ("Usted Es Muy Loco"), while other times, it's barely there at all ("DJ-J-Vox").

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* LeadBassist: Jay is Type B. Simon is credited as this on the album, but is only depicted playing bass in the video for "www.nevergetoveryou."


* FireForgedFriends: Jason Levine and James McCollum didn't get along when they first joined The Philosopher Kings and their relationship only became more strained as they were cramped together into a tour bus traveling Canada. A one-change agreement over their love of bubblegum pop brought them together to create Prozzäk, effectively bringing them closer together and making them TrueCompanions.

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* FireForgedFriends: Jason Levine and James McCollum [=McCollum=] didn't get along when they first joined The Philosopher Kings and their relationship only became more strained as they were cramped together into a tour bus traveling Canada. A one-change agreement over their love of bubblegum pop brought them together to create Prozzäk, effectively bringing them closer together and making them TrueCompanions.



** Subverted with [[MisleadingTitle "Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)."]] It's actually about [[ShapedLikeItself Simon's cat]].

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** Subverted with [[MisleadingTitle [[NotHyperbole "Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)."]] It's actually about [[ShapedLikeItself Simon's cat]].


** The art and character designs for ''Cruel Cruel World'' were even more drastically different, completely overhaulting the colorful, cartoonie art of their previous incarnations in favor of a DarkerAndEdgier [[DeliberatelyMonochrome sepia-toned]] look to reflect the album's bleaker music. The designs also more closely caricatured Jay and James to how they appeared circa 2005. From this point on, all of the band's videos were animated in AdobeFlash rather than traditionally.

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** The art and character designs for ''Cruel Cruel World'' were even more drastically different, completely overhaulting the colorful, cartoonie art of their previous incarnations in favor of a DarkerAndEdgier [[DeliberatelyMonochrome sepia-toned]] look to reflect the album's bleaker music. The designs also more closely caricatured Jay and James to how they appeared circa 2005. From this point on, all of the band's videos were animated in AdobeFlash UsefulNotes/AdobeFlash rather than traditionally.


* ArtEvolution: The first two albums featured similar character designs, but ''Hot Show'' had pastel-colored artwork while ''Saturday People'' was colored digitally. The video for the Disney-produced "Get A Clue" featured a much more conventionally attractive Milo, doing away with his squinty eyes and big lips. ''Cruel Cruel World'' deliberately looks [[DeliberatelyMonochrome nothing like any of their previous incarnations]]. Specifically, they actually [[InkSuitActor look like the musicians playing them]]. Most of the artwork from their 2010s work is a return to form, albeit slightly cruder, as it's drawn by fans now that Jay and James don't have much of a budget to work with.
** The music videos had progressively better animation.

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* ArtEvolution: The band has gone through a number of cosmetic changes throughout their history.
** The character designs for their
first two albums featured similar character designs, but ''Hot largely remained the same, though the style in which they were rendered was different for both (''Hot Show'' had pastel-colored artwork was done in pastels while ''Saturday People'' was colored digitally. digital). The video animation in the music videos also got progressively better.
** The art
for ''Ready Ready Set Go'' gave the Disney-produced "Get A Clue" featured designs a much massive overhaul, making them both more youthful (and, in Milo's case, more conventionally attractive attractive) to appeal to a Disney Channel audience. "Get A Clue," the band's one song where they were credited as Simon & Milo, doing away with his squinty eyes has their best-animated video.
** The art
and big lips. character designs for ''Cruel Cruel World'' deliberately looks were even more drastically different, completely overhaulting the colorful, cartoonie art of their previous incarnations in favor of a DarkerAndEdgier [[DeliberatelyMonochrome nothing like any of their previous incarnations]]. Specifically, sepia-toned]] look to reflect the album's bleaker music. The designs also more closely caricatured Jay and James to how they actually [[InkSuitActor look like the musicians playing them]]. Most appeared circa 2005. From this point on, all of the band's videos were animated in AdobeFlash rather than traditionally.
** The
artwork from for their 2010s work is a return reunion returns to form, their original designs, albeit slightly cruder, as it's drawn by fans now that Jay and James don't have much of a budget to work with.
** The music videos had progressively better animation.
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* BilingualBonus: "Usted Es Muy Loco."[[labelnote: Translation]]"You're crazy."[[/labelnote]]
** Doubles as StealthInsult.
* {{Bowdlerise}}: ''Ready Ready Set Go'' was released under the name Simon and Milo because Disney was uncomfortable having an act on their label that was a drug reference. Why they also left in the profanity in "Sucks To Be You," the opening line about sexual frustration in "Strange Disease," or the duo's answering machine announcing "You've reached the Prozzäk compound" in the intro to "It's Not Me It's You" is a mystery.
** Arguably, the worst part is that prozac is not even an illegal drug.
* CallBack: "Tsunami" has one to "Europa":

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* BilingualBonus: "Usted Es Muy Loco."[[labelnote: Translation]]"You're crazy."[[/labelnote]]
**
"[[/labelnote]] Doubles as StealthInsult.
* {{Bowdlerise}}: ''Ready Ready Set Go'' was released under the name Simon and Milo because Disney was uncomfortable having an act on their label that was a drug reference. Why they also left in Despite this, none of the profanity in "Sucks profane-by-Disney-standards content of the song ("Sucks To Be You," the opening line about sexual frustration in "Strange Disease," or the duo's answering machine announcing "You've reached the Prozzäk compound" in the intro to "It's Not Me It's You" is a mystery.
Disease") was similarly scrutinized.
* CallBack
** Arguably, the worst part is that prozac is not even an illegal drug.
* CallBack:
"Tsunami" has one to "Europa":



* CerebusRollercoaster: Their earlier work got progressively happier until ''Cruel Cruel World'' did a '''hard''' 180. When that didn't pan out, the band eventually made a return to form in 2017 with the lighter stuff.
* CharacterDevelopment: On "Sleep With Myself," Simon laments how intimacy is losing to the digital age ("Fax machines, computer screens/Seems like love is something of the past"). "Love Me Tinder," released nineteen years later, seems to depict him as having finally embraced internet-based relationships.

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* CerebusRollercoaster: Their earlier work got progressively happier until ''Cruel Cruel World'' did a '''hard''' 180. When that didn't pan out, the band eventually made a return went right back to form in 2017 with the lighter stuff.
material with ''Forever 1999''.
* CharacterDevelopment: On "Sleep With Myself," Simon laments how intimacy is losing to the digital age ("Fax machines, computer screens/Seems like love is something of the past"). "Love Me Tinder," released nineteen years later, seems to depict him as Their next album featured "www.nevergetoveryou," which is about Simon having finally embraced internet-based relationships.an online relationship.



* ConspicuousCG: All of the videos for the ''Saturday People'' singles had this.

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* ConspicuousCG: All of the videos for the ''Saturday People'' singles had this.this (it was 2000 after all).



* DeliberatelyMonochrome: The artwork for ''Cruel Cruel World''.
** Same goes for the mythology surrounding the album, which states that Simon & Milo have "wound up in a colorless world where love may not exist."

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* DeliberatelyMonochrome: The Both the artwork and the backstory for ''Cruel Cruel World''.
** Same goes for the mythology surrounding the album, which states that
World'' depict Simon & and Milo have "wound up in a "a colorless world where love may not exist."



* FireForgedFriends: Jason Levine and James McCollum didn't get along when they first joined The Philosopher Kings and their relationship only became more strained as they were cramped together into a tour bus traveling Canada. A one-change agreement over their love of bubblegum pop brought them together to create Prozzäk, effectively bringing them closer together and they're now the best of friends.

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* FireForgedFriends: Jason Levine and James McCollum didn't get along when they first joined The Philosopher Kings and their relationship only became more strained as they were cramped together into a tour bus traveling Canada. A one-change agreement over their love of bubblegum pop brought them together to create Prozzäk, effectively bringing them closer together and they're now the best of friends.making them TrueCompanions.



* HeterosexualLifePartners: Simon & Milo.
** Jason Levine & James [=McCollum=], also.
* InkSuitActor: Zig-zagged. The designs of Simon & Milo take some physical traits of the two musicians playing them, but don't really look like them.
** Their designs on ''Cruel, Cruel World'' more closely resemble them.

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* HeterosexualLifePartners: Simon & Milo.
** Jason Levine & James [=McCollum=], also.
The due, both in real life and as the characters they portray, are very much this.
* InkSuitActor: Zig-zagged. The While they don't resemble them exactly (save for ''Cruel, Cruel World'', which still take plenty of liberties) the designs of Simon & Milo take some physical traits of the two musicians playing them, but don't really look like them.
** Their designs on ''Cruel, Cruel World'' more closely resemble them.
or are at least caricatures of how they envision themselves.



* IntercourseWithYou: "Shag Tag (You're It)" and "When I Think Of You."
** "Sleep With Myself," as the title suggests, is this trope's antithesis.
** Subverted with "Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)." It's actually about [[ShapedLikeItself Simon's cat]].

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* IntercourseWithYou: IntercourseWithYou
**
"Shag Tag (You're It)" and "When I Think Of You."
** "Sleep With Myself," as the title suggests, is this trope's antithesis.
inverts this
** Subverted with [[MisleadingTitle "Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)." "]] It's actually about [[ShapedLikeItself Simon's cat]].



* LighterAndSofter: ''Saturday People'' is MUCH happier than ''Hot Show.''

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* LighterAndSofter: ''Saturday People'' is MUCH happier than ''Hot Show.'' Similarly, ''Forever 1999'' is more accessable and upbeat than the extremely bleak ''Cruel, Cruel World.''



* LimitedWardrobe: Played straight with Milo, but Simon actually has two primary outfits. He's primarily shown with a suit and tie, but also in "Saturday People" he has a T-shirt with long sleeves underneath.

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* LimitedWardrobe: Played straight with Milo, but Simon actually has two primary outfits. He's primarily shown with a suit dress shirt and tie, but also in "Saturday People" he has a T-shirt with long sleeves underneath.



* LivingEmotionalCrutch: Simon currently has this in the form of his cat Miles, whom he showers with affection after breaking off his engagement. The unwanted attention causes Miles to run away one night. This serves for the basis of "Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat)."

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* LivingEmotionalCrutch: Simon currently has this in the form of his cat Miles, whom he showers with affection after breaking off his engagement. The unwanted attention causes Miles to run away one night. This serves for the basis of "Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat)."Cat)" is about Simon lamenting the consequences of his actions as Milo goes out and looks for Miles, eventually finding him with a pack of coyotes.



* LyricalDissonance: "Monday Morning" is a rave song about finding out that your best friend died.

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* LyricalDissonance: LyricalDissonance
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"Monday Morning" is a rave song about finding out that your best friend died.



* MeaningfulName: When recording the first album, a friend of Levine's noted how much the process was helping him cope with his depression, as if the music was "like an antidepressant." Levine though this was AGoodNameForARockBand.
** Their label, Left Hook Music, is named after an incident where James got mad at Jay and punched him in the jaw.

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* MeaningfulName: MeaningfulName
**
When recording the first album, a friend of Levine's noted how much the process was helping him cope with his depression, as if the music was "like an antidepressant." Levine though this was AGoodNameForARockBand.
** Their label, Left Hook Music, is named after an incident where during the duo's time in The Philosopher Kings when James got mad at Jay and punched him in the jaw.



* ShirtlessScene: Milo uses his shirt as a bullfighting cape in the music video for "Europa."

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* ShirtlessScene: ShirtlessScene
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Milo uses his shirt as a bullfighting cape in the music video for "Europa."



** As mentioned above, "Love Me Tinder" is named after Music/ElvisPresley's classic ballad "Love Me Tender."



* TruckDriversGearChange: "Be As," "www.nevergetoveryou," "You Don't Love Me That Way," "Infatuation."
** "Get A Clue" does this in reverse.
** "It's Not Me, It's You" has two.

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* TruckDriversGearChange: "Be As," "www.nevergetoveryou," "You Don't Love Me That Way," "Infatuation."
**
" "Get A Clue" does this in reverse.
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reverse (going from G to E in the last verse). "It's Not Me, It's You" has two.[[UpToEleven two]].


In 2015, the group reunited for the Atomic Lollipop festival, giving their first live performance since 2002 and debuting the new single "[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/baby-i-need-your-love-pussy/id1031443923 Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)"]]. Their fourth album, ''Forever 1999,'' saw a digital release at the tail end of March 2017, preceded by the video for [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DemnjZlANsY "Love Me Tinder"]].

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In 2015, the group The band reunited in 2015 for the Atomic Lollipop festival, giving their first live performance since 2002 and debuting the their first new single "[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/baby-i-need-your-love-pussy/id1031443923 Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)"]]. Their song in ten years. A fourth album, ''Forever 1999,'' saw 1999'', an a digital release at the tail end tour to promote it came two years later.

A farewell tour is set to begin in November
of March 2017, preceded by the video for [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DemnjZlANsY "Love Me Tinder"]].
2019.



* ''Ready Ready Set Go'' (as [[SameFaceDifferentName Simon & Milo]]) (2002)[[note]]Technically a GreatestHitsAlbum, the only new song being "Get A Clue"[[/note]]

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* ''Ready Ready Set Go'' (as [[SameFaceDifferentName Simon & Milo]]) (2002)[[note]]Technically a GreatestHitsAlbum, (2002)[[note]]Compilation album, the only new song being "Get A Clue"[[/note]]Clue," intended to introduce the duo to an American market.[[/note]]


* {{Sampling}}: The chorus of "Love Me Tinder" includes an interpolation of {{Music/Elvis|Presley}}'s "Love Me Tender," itself based on the traditional song "Aura Lee."



* TropaholicsAnonymous: [[http://www.aux.tv/2016/06/premiere-listen-to-prozzaks-new-song-love-fools-anonymous/ "Love Fools Anonymous"]].

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* TropaholicsAnonymous: [[http://www.aux.tv/2016/06/premiere-listen-to-prozzaks-new-song-love-fools-anonymous/ "Love Fools Anonymous"]].Anonymous".


In 2015, the group reunited for the Atomic Lollipop festival, giving their first live performance since 2002 and debuting the new single "[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/baby-i-need-your-love-pussy/id1031443923 Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)"]]. Their fourth album, ''Forever 1999,'' saw a digital release at the tail end of March 2017, preceded by the video for [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DemnjZlANsY "Love Me Tinder."]]

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In 2015, the group reunited for the Atomic Lollipop festival, giving their first live performance since 2002 and debuting the new single "[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/baby-i-need-your-love-pussy/id1031443923 Baby I Need Your Love (Pussy Cat)"]]. Their fourth album, ''Forever 1999,'' saw a digital release at the tail end of March 2017, preceded by the video for [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DemnjZlANsY "Love Me Tinder."]]
Tinder"]].



* ADateWithRosiePalms: The opening line from "When I Think Of You."
--> "When I get this feeling down below / I lock the bathroom door"



* ArtShift: The artwork for ''Cruel Cruel World'' drastically redesigns the characters from charming and cartoonie to graphic and moody, with the only colors being [[DeliberatelyMonochrome black and]] [[RealIsBrown brown]]. The album's only promo video, "When I Think Of You," was the only one not to be traditionally animated, and was instead [[UsefulNotes/AdobeFlash Flash-animated]].

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* ArtShift: The artwork for ''Cruel Cruel World'' drastically redesigns the characters from charming and cartoonie cartoony to graphic and moody, with the only colors being [[DeliberatelyMonochrome black and]] [[RealIsBrown brown]]. The album's only promo video, "When I Think Of You," was the only one not to be traditionally animated, and was instead [[UsefulNotes/AdobeFlash Flash-animated]].



* ConspicuousCGI: All of the videos for the ''Saturday People'' singles had this.

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* ConspicuousCGI: ConspicuousCG: All of the videos for the ''Saturday People'' singles had this.



* CrossdressingVoices: Jason Levine sings the female parts on "Strange Disease" and "Wild Thing/Poor Boy" in a falsetto.

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* CrossdressingVoices: CrossDressingVoices: Jason Levine sings the female parts on "Strange Disease" and "Wild Thing/Poor Boy" in a falsetto.



* ADateWithRosiePalms: The opening line from "When I Think Of You."
--> "When I get this feeling down below / I lock the bathroom door"



* EasilyForgiven: From being at one another's throats to forming a band within a matter of seconds [[ItMakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext after a time warp]].

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* EasilyForgiven: From being at one another's throats to forming a band within a matter of seconds [[ItMakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext after a time warp]].



* IJustWantToBeLoved: "I Want To Be Loved."



* ReallyGetsAround: Simon. {{Lampshaded}} in "Sleep With Myself."

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* ReallyGetsAround: Simon. {{Lampshaded}} {{Lampshade|Hanging}}d in "Sleep With Myself."



* TheSilentBob: Milo, save for [[StepUpToTheMicrophone "I Like To Watch" and "Feed The Night."]]

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* TheSilentBob: Milo, save for [[StepUpToTheMicrophone "I Like To Watch" and "Feed The Night."]]Night"]].



* WhatTheHellIsThatAccent: Milo. {{Lampshaded}} in the video for "Be As" where his tag at the UN lists him as "Somewhere in Europe."

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* WhatTheHellIsThatAccent: Milo. {{Lampshaded}} {{Lampshade|Hanging}}d in the video for "Be As" where his tag at the UN lists him as "Somewhere in Europe."

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