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A podcast set in the [[UsefulNotes/{{Boston}} city of Boston]], just a bit... [[WorldOfHam odder]] [[CityOfWeirdos than]] [[MagicRealism normal]].

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A podcast set in the [[UsefulNotes/{{Boston}} city of Boston]], just a bit... [[WorldOfHam odder]] [[CityOfWeirdos [[QuirkyTown than]] [[MagicRealism normal]].


* BiTheWay: Mallory says she could have gone for Dmitri if he was younger, but she's more interested in ladies right now.

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* BiTheWay: Mallory says she could have gone for Dmitri if he was younger, but she's more interested in ladies right now.


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* CrystalBall: Leon's ghost is trapped inside the one given to Gemma and it is used by Oliver to spy.


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* HostileAnimatronics: [[spoiler:Ethan has a few cheese robots from Wonderland, and they are pretty scary.]]


* {{Claustrophobia}}: [[spoiler: Isabelle has a bad case of this.]]

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* {{Claustrophobia}}: [[spoiler: Inverted - Isabelle has a bad case of this.agoraphobia.]]

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* MeaningfulRename: Gerald Poletti 'consults the ghost of Mary WollestoneCraft' to decides to change his name to Panda to Extinction Event to Dipsh*t. His co workers laugh at him behind his back, but he believes in the power of his name.


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* StockUnsolvedMysteries: Dmitri encounters a few on his journeys:
** He joins a group looking for {{Atlantis}} and finds it himself.
** He meets DB Cooper, who gives him some money and tells him a story.


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!!This podcast contains examples of:is, this is, this is... Greater Boston's Tropes:



* PhonyPsychic: Subverted: though Gemma believes everyone at Third Sight is just BS-ing, it is shown some people at the company think it is real.


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* PhonyPsychic: Subverted: though Gemma believes everyone at Third Sight is just BS-ing, it is shown some people at the company think it is real.


* AmusementParkOfDoom: Wonderland's roller coaster is this for Leon. Subverted in that it wasn't the ride itself that killed him, but his own inability to deal with the anticipation.
* {{Claustrophobia}}: [[spoiler: Isabelle has a bad case of this.]]



* TheMaidenNameDebate: Male variant. Chuck considers taking Andy's name Wood, but Mallory convinces him to keep Octagon.



* StartsWithASuicide: A variant. Whether his death was a suicide or not (it could be), Leon's death is in the first episode and sets off much of the events.

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* RichBitch: Emily, though it turns out she isn't so rich.
* SirSwearsALot & ClusterFBomb: Gemma often falls into this, but Mallory is the queen of the trope.
* StartsWithASuicide: A variant. Whether his death Though whether it was a suicide or not (it could is debatable (it's somewhat implied to be), Leon's death is in the first episode and sets off much of the events.



* UndergroundCity: The City of Red Line, as it was formerly (and still is) a subway. Not all of it is underground.

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* UndergroundCity: The City of Red Line, as it was formerly (and still is) a subway. Not all of it is underground.underground.
* WalkTheEarth: Dmitri's current position.
* WeddingSmashers: [[spoiler: Episode 22 is a disaster. Oliver and his group organize it so hot baked beans splatter down on the cast, scalding some people, and the broken train canopy destroys a couple of residences.]]

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* MysteriousBacker: Few people know [[spoiler: Oliver is the publisher of Third Sight.]]

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* MysteriousBacker: Few people know [[spoiler: Oliver is the publisher of Third Sight.Sight and the backer of Emily's campaign.]]


* FakePsychic: Subverted: though Gemma believes everyone at Third Sight is just BS-ing, it is shown some people at the company think it is real.

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* FakePsychic: PhonyPsychic: Subverted: though Gemma believes everyone at Third Sight is just BS-ing, it is shown some people at the company think it is real.


* DeadpanSnarker: Leon, especially when around Oliver.
* FakePsychic: Subverted: though Gemma believes everyone at Third Sight is just BS-ing, it is shown some people at the company think it is real.



* LoveInterestTraitor: Louisa's new boyfriend [[spoiler: Phil is working with Oliver.]]



* MysteriousBacker: Few people know [[spoiler: Oliver is the publisher of Third Sight.]]



* SuperOCD: '''Leon Stamatas''' - to the point of planning out even the most mundane events months in advance on his calendar.

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* StartsWithASuicide: A variant. Whether his death was a suicide or not (it could be), Leon's death is in the first episode and sets off much of the events.
* SuperOCD: '''Leon Stamatas''' - to the point of planning out even the most mundane events months in advance on his calendar.calendar.
* UndergroundCity: The City of Red Line, as it was formerly (and still is) a subway. Not all of it is underground.

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** He reforms by the end of season one.


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* GhostlyGoals: Leon's seems to be to help Michael, but [[spoiler: Oliver has other plans.]]


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* LivingLieDetector: Melissa classifies herself as one.

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* RealJokeName: Yes, Chuck Octagon is not a fake name.


* CloudCuckooLander: Dmitri is seen as this by his siblings and most people that knew him, with his obsession with mysteries and bizarre problems - especially his anecdotes of living on a submarine - being seen as outlandish. Paul Chelmsworth, the "Mayor of the Redline," an eccentric college professor, is a straighter example for his desire to create the Redline as an independent city within Boston.

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* CloudCuckooLander: Dmitri is seen as this by his siblings and most people that knew him, with his obsession with mysteries and bizarre problems - especially his anecdotes of living on a submarine - being seen as outlandish. Paul Chelmsworth, the "Mayor of the Redline," Red Line," an eccentric college professor, is a straighter example for his desire to create the Redline Red Line as an independent city within Boston.

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