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-->"It'll be fabulous. Believe me, Jerry. Yes. It's ''Film/GrapesOfWrath'' in outer space. Uh-huh. Oh, it's got heart. Yes, it's got laser battles. It's got a timely message of interstellar poverty."

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-->"It'll be fabulous. Believe me, Jerry. Yes. It's ''Film/GrapesOfWrath'' ''Literature/TheGrapesOfWrath'' in outer space. Uh-huh. Oh, it's got heart. Yes, it's got laser battles. It's got a timely message of interstellar poverty."

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* OvercomeWithDesire: Angel and Eve

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-->"It'll be fabulous. Believe me, Jerry. Yes. It's ''{{Grapes of Wrath}}'' in outer space. Uh-huh. Oh, it's got heart. Yes, it's got laser battles. It's got a timely message of interstellar poverty."

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-->"It'll be fabulous. Believe me, Jerry. Yes. It's ''{{Grapes of Wrath}}'' ''Film/GrapesOfWrath'' in outer space. Uh-huh. Oh, it's got heart. Yes, it's got laser battles. It's got a timely message of interstellar poverty."



-->'''Sebassis:''' So... this is the mighty Angel. I've been told many things about you. Bit of a restless frog, hmm? Making lots of waves in your little swamp.
-->'''Angel:''' Yeah, well, I'm just trying to keep the fly population down.
-->'''Sebassis:''' Yes. Though I do prefer the tales of your counterpart Angelus. Ah, [[VillainCred you had flair back then]], child.
-->'''Angel:''' Well, I guess we all mellow in our old age.
-->'''Sebassis:''' Your contempt is fragrant.

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-->'''Sebassis:''' So... this is the mighty Angel. I've been told many things about you. Bit of a restless frog, hmm? Making lots of waves in your little swamp.
-->'''Angel:'''
swamp.\\
'''Angel:'''
Yeah, well, I'm just trying to keep the fly population down.
-->'''Sebassis:'''
down.\\
'''Sebassis:'''
Yes. Though I do prefer the tales of your counterpart Angelus. Ah, [[VillainCred you had flair back then]], child.
-->'''Angel:'''
child.\\
'''Angel:'''
Well, I guess we all mellow in our old age.
-->'''Sebassis:'''
age.\\
'''Sebassis:'''
Your contempt is fragrant.


* ADateWithRosiePalms
-->'''Eve:''' So, uh, wow. You take a long shower for a guy. Were we having some [[UnusualEuphemism gentlemen's time]]?
-->'''Angel:''' Gentlemen's?
-->'''Eve:''' I mean, I understand. You're running the whole circus now, a lot of pressure, especially with your [[DoubleEntendre hands-on policy]]. No pun intended. [[YouNeedToGetLaid I'm sure you could use a release.]]



* StopHelpingMe (InUniverse): Knox revealing [[NoodleIncident what happened at the last W&H Halloween party]] while Lorne's trying to convince Fred to attend.
-->'''Knox:''' They took a bunch of cows and put them in a giant wicker effigy of Krishna, uh, doused it with sambuca, and it-- (Lorne shakes him off) [[ShuttingUpNow Uh, well... anyway, it's a hell of a good time]].


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* UnwantedAssistance: Knox revealing [[NoodleIncident what happened at the last W&H Halloween party]] while Lorne's trying to convince Fred to attend.
-->'''Knox:''' They took a bunch of cows and put them in a giant wicker effigy of Krishna, uh, doused it with sambuca, and it-- (Lorne shakes him off) [[ShuttingUpNow Uh, well... anyway, it's a hell of a good time]].

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** For a bonus reference, he's clearly pitching Whedon's recently-canceled show {{Series/Firefly}}.

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*MindOverMatter: Sebassis has some minor telekinetic abilities. Either that or his hidden weapons caché has some kind of motion detector that activates with his hand motion.


* TrapIsTheOnlyOption: Lorne can't get any Wolfram & Hart clients to turn up to the Halloween party because [[AggressiveNegotiations everyone thinks Angel intends to slaughter them]]. Archduke Sebassis eventually turns up for exactly that reason, thinking it will make things interesting.

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* TrapIsTheOnlyOption: Lorne can't get any Wolfram & Hart clients to turn up to the Halloween party because [[AggressiveNegotiations [[NastyParty everyone thinks Angel intends to slaughter them]]. Archduke Sebassis eventually turns up for exactly that reason, thinking it will make things interesting.


* TheWallflower: Everyone except Harmony until Lorne's mojo starts working, then it's only Sebassis and his mooks.


* TrapIsTheOnlyOption: Lorne can't get any Wolfram & Hart clients to turn up to the Halloween party because everyone thinks Angel intends to slaughter them. Archduke Sebassis eventually turns up for exactly that reason, thinking it will make things interesting.

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* TrapIsTheOnlyOption: Lorne can't get any Wolfram & Hart clients to turn up to the Halloween party because [[AggressiveNegotiations everyone thinks Angel intends to slaughter them.them]]. Archduke Sebassis eventually turns up for exactly that reason, thinking it will make things interesting.


* RecycledInSpace: Lorne making a movie deal.

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* RecycledInSpace: RecycledInSpace / TheTriple: Lorne making a movie deal.


* OnlyOneName

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* OnlyOneNameOnlyOneName: Angel starts making out with Eve, despite Angel's protests that he doesn't even know her full name.


-->'''Harmony:''' Lorney Tunes!

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-->'''Harmony:''' [[WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes Lorney Tunes!Tunes!]]


* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Wesley, Fred, and Gunn realize they're all behaving odd and start to wonder if something is behind their actions. Then they see Spike acting all happy and chipper, which outright confirms it for them.

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Wesley, Fred, and Gunn realize they're all behaving odd and start to wonder if something some sort of enchantment is behind their actions. Then they see Spike acting all happy and chipper, which outright confirms it for them.

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Wesley, Fred, and Gunn realize they're all behaving odd and start to wonder if something is behind their actions. Then they see Spike acting all happy and chipper, which outright confirms it for them.

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