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* "Photo Finish" is, for the most part, a harmless Franchise/JamesBond parody... except for the villain, Red-Eye. Now, his actions aren't quite evil enough to put him under VileVillainSaccharineShow, but his ''design'' is one big unadulterated dose of EyeScream; his cyborg eye looking like a big red sore is bad enough, but the episode goes out of its way to show it's attached to a ''huge'' metal spike that he ''jams'' into an empty socket every morning, complete with a loud squish. The episode showing said jamming from behind, rather than functioning as a GoryDiscretionShot, actually makes it feel ''[[NothingIsScarier gorier]]''.

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* "Photo Finish" is, for the most part, a harmless Franchise/JamesBond parody... except for the villain, Red-Eye. Now, his actions aren't quite evil enough to put him under VileVillainSaccharineShow, but his ''design'' is one big unadulterated dose of EyeScream; his cyborg eye looking like a big red sore is bad enough, but the episode goes out of its way to show it's attached to a ''huge'' metal spike that he ''jams'' into an empty socket every morning, complete with a loud squish. The episode showing said jamming from behind, rather than functioning as a GoryDiscretionShot, actually makes it feel ''[[NothingIsScarier gorier]]''.gorier]]''.
** Frankly, he might actually fit the role as a Vile Villain. His signature red eye emits a powerful flash of light that renders his victims senseless, and while Dexter is only temporarily knocked out by it, he also uses it on a henchwoman who begs and pleads for mercy, and judging by his dialogue when he decides to punish her for sleeping on the job, [[MindRape it might have far more severe effects]] at full strength. The henchwoman he uses it on is never seen recovering.
** He also sticks Dexter in the classic LaserCutter table DeathTrap...except it's not a laser, it's a device that traps it's victim inside an 8/10 glossy photo, as Red-Eye shows with a previous agent who tried to infiltrate his base. This is what happens to Red-Eye himself when Dexter breaks loose, which also knocks his fake eye out of it's socket in the process.
** Paralex, Red-Eye's boss, turns out to be the nerdy, unassuming photo clerk who Dexters Mom left the negatives with at the start of the story. When Dexter corners him, he knocks the boy out of the photo booth and escapes in a rocket, hitning that he knows the secret Dexter is trying to keep from his parents.


* In "Dexter's Library" while the ending has a chuckle let's not forget what happens once Dexter is in charge. He sends his robots out and has them enforce rules like no finger tapping, sneezing, or eye blinking. What do those robots do to the kids that do this? Why kill them by teleporting them into a garbage disposal to be chopped up of course!

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* In "Dexter's Library" while the ending has a chuckle let's not forget what happens once Dexter is in charge. He sends his robots out and has them enforce rules like no finger tapping, sneezing, or eye blinking. What do those robots do to the kids that do this? Why kill them by teleporting them into a garbage disposal to be chopped up of course!course!
* "Photo Finish" is, for the most part, a harmless Franchise/JamesBond parody... except for the villain, Red-Eye. Now, his actions aren't quite evil enough to put him under VileVillainSaccharineShow, but his ''design'' is one big unadulterated dose of EyeScream; his cyborg eye looking like a big red sore is bad enough, but the episode goes out of its way to show it's attached to a ''huge'' metal spike that he ''jams'' into an empty socket every morning, complete with a loud squish. The episode showing said jamming from behind, rather than functioning as a GoryDiscretionShot, actually makes it feel ''[[NothingIsScarier gorier]]''.


* Dexter's invention in "Garage Sale". The ''sounds'' when its beam hits something are very [[{{Squick}} Squicky]] and unsettling, and that's just when it mutates objects. [[spoiler: The mutation ray zaps Dexter in the end, turning him agonizingly into [[BodyHorror a hideous tentacled creature]] in a rather drawn-out and thankfully off-screen process.]]

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* Dexter's invention in "Garage Sale". The ''sounds'' when its beam hits something are very [[{{Squick}} Squicky]] and unsettling, and that's just when it mutates objects. [[spoiler: The mutation ray zaps Dexter in the end, turning him agonizingly into [[BodyHorror a hideous tentacled creature]] in a rather drawn-out and thankfully off-screen process.]]]]
* In "Dexter's Library" while the ending has a chuckle let's not forget what happens once Dexter is in charge. He sends his robots out and has them enforce rules like no finger tapping, sneezing, or eye blinking. What do those robots do to the kids that do this? Why kill them by teleporting them into a garbage disposal to be chopped up of course!


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* "Chicken Scratch". [[AnimationBump The animation is more fluid]] [[UncannyValley (and downright ugly)]]. It really gets scary when Dexter crazily scratches himself (including on ''metal spikes''). It didn't help that his maniacal laughter was lifted from "The Laughing".

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* "Chicken Scratch". [[AnimationBump The animation is more fluid]] [[UncannyValley (and downright ugly)]]. It really gets scary when [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=natjflD5Kks Dexter crazily scratches himself (including himself, including on ''metal spikes''). metal spikes at one point, and even destroys one of his robots to use its arm and head to scratch himself]]. It didn't doesn't help that his maniacal laughter was lifted straight from "The Laughing".


*** The title cart is extremely scary also[[https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/dexterslab/images/b/b5/Sore_Eyes_Titlez_card.jpg/revision/latest?cb=20170522175347]]"

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* The episode "Babysitter Blues" there's a scene when Dexter makes himself a teenager and then there's a horrying closeup of his face filled with acne, it is really unsettling/

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* In The episode "Babysitter Blues" there's a scene when Dexter makes himself into a teenager and then there's a horrying horrifying closeup of his face filled with acne, it is really unsettling/unsettling. [[https://youtu.be/TIhBA4V3oD8 gross]]

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* The episode "Babysitter Blues" there's a scene when Dexter makes himself a teenager and then there's a horrying closeup of his face filled with acne, it is really unsettling/


--> '''Mom:''' [[SuddenlyShouting DON'T ARGUE WITH ME, YOUNG MAN!]] ''[[VoiceOfTheLegion JUST DO IT!]]'' (proceeds to walk off as if nothing had happened)

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--> '''Mom:''' [[SuddenlyShouting DON'T ARGUE WITH ME, YOUNG MAN!]] ''[[VoiceOfTheLegion JUST DO IT!]]'' (proceeds ([[MoodWhiplash proceeds to walk off as if nothing had happened)happened]])


* "Got Your Goat." Dexter and Dee Dee travel to South America in search of the Chupacabra, or "Charlie," an invention of Dexter's that escaped the lab. During the journey, they enter a cave in search of the little critter, when they come across a backpack. Little odd, until you notice that it's been ripped open. Shortly thereafter, they find a number of personal belongings, one of which is an alarm clock of all things, and [[MoodWhiplash a pair of binoculars. Covered in fresh, still-dripping blood.]] And is immediately followed up with ''a human skull.'' It's PlayedForLaughs, but really think about this for a moment. At no point is it implied something else did this, and the only other thing we know of to be in this cave is Charlie. Dexter's creation KILLED someone. And Dexter plays this off as "Hey, no creation is perfect," when addressing the subject of why Charlie is attacking goats.

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* "Got Your Goat." Dexter and Dee Dee travel to South America in search of the Chupacabra, or "Charlie," an invention of Dexter's that escaped the lab. During the journey, they enter a cave in search of the little critter, when they come across a backpack. Little odd, until you notice that it's been ripped open. Shortly thereafter, they find a number of personal belongings, one of which is an alarm clock of all things, and [[MoodWhiplash a pair of binoculars. Covered in fresh, still-dripping blood.]] And is immediately followed up with ''a human skull.'' It's PlayedForLaughs, but really think about this for a moment. At no point is it implied something else did this, and the only other thing we know of to be in this cave is Charlie. Dexter's '''Dexter's creation KILLED someone. someone.''' And Dexter plays this off as "Hey, no creation is perfect," when addressing the subject of why Charlie is attacking goats.

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* "Got Your Goat." Dexter and Dee Dee travel to South America in search of the Chupacabra, or "Charlie," an invention of Dexter's that escaped the lab. During the journey, they enter a cave in search of the little critter, when they come across a backpack. Little odd, until you notice that it's been ripped open. Shortly thereafter, they find a number of personal belongings, one of which is an alarm clock of all things, and [[MoodWhiplash a pair of binoculars. Covered in fresh, still-dripping blood.]] And is immediately followed up with ''a human skull.'' It's PlayedForLaughs, but really think about this for a moment. At no point is it implied something else did this, and the only other thing we know of to be in this cave is Charlie. Dexter's creation KILLED someone. And Dexter plays this off as "Hey, no creation is perfect," when addressing the subject of why Charlie is attacking goats.

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