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* BigOMG: "Oh. My. Gosh. WE'RE NOT ALONE!"

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* ReflectiveEyes: While Cricket is convincing a delusional Bill that everything will be all right, his features reflect into Bill's veiny red eyes.


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* TearsOfRemorse: Cricket sheds them as he admits his treachery to Bill.

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* BigOMG: Cricket when he sees the heatwave.
-->'''Cricket:''' Oh. My. Gravy.
* EyeScream: When Cricket opens the door which lets the heat wave blasts he and Remy, eggs break on his eyes and leave their yolks covering them.

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* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: "Now let's see if my big Billy fish is bitin."


* HappyPlace: Tilly is able to stave off the heat by thinking cold thoughts "until my mind is nothing but a frozen wasteland." It backfires when the air conditioner malfunctions and she can't stop thinking cold thoughts, leaving her delirious.



* DissonantSerenity: When Bill discovers the tractor dirty from Cricket driving it through the garden, rather than get mad, he instead talks in a calm monotone voice, which freaks out Cricket.
* MaintainTheLie: To cover up the fact that he accidentally ran over the garden with the tractor, Cricket says it was done by aliens. While Tilly and Gramma are easily convinced, Bill doesn't buy it an insists it was Cricket who did it. So Cricket goes to ridiculous extremes to make Bill believe in aliens.
* MenInBlack: Cricket has Sanchez disguise himself as one to make Bill believe aliens ruined his crops. He even uses a neutralizer device like the one in [[Film/MenInBlack the movies]].

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* DissonantSerenity: When Bill discovers the tractor scooter dirty from Cricket driving it through the garden, rather than get mad, he instead talks in a calm monotone voice, which freaks out Cricket.
* IThinkYouBrokeHim: Watching Bill go crazy makes Cricket think he "broke dad's brain."
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MaintainTheLie: To cover up the fact that he accidentally ran over the garden with the tractor, Gramma's old scooter, Cricket says it was done by aliens. While Tilly and Gramma are easily convinced, Bill doesn't buy it an insists it was Cricket who did it. So Cricket goes to ridiculous extremes to make Bill believe in aliens.
* MenInBlack: Cricket has Sanchez Vasquez disguise himself as one to make Bill believe aliens ruined his crops. He even uses a neutralizer device like the one in [[Film/MenInBlack the movies]].


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* ShoutOut:
** "The truth isn't down here. [[Series/TheXFiles The truth is up there]]."
** Vasquez as a [[Film/MenInBlack Man in Black]] with a neuralizer. There is even a parody of the theme music playing in the background.
** The morning after the fake alien encounter, Bill is [[Film/CloseEncountersOfTheThirdKind sculpting with mashed potatoes]].



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* GoneHorriblyRight: The new air conditioner made things cool all right, but they set it up so high it froze over and they can't turn it off.
* HeatWave: The Greens try to stave off the intense heat; Cricket by playing HORSE with Remy, the others by turning up the new AC. Cricket and Remy almost succumb to heat stroke, while the house freezes up due to the AC being set too high.
* SmartBall: This is one of the few times Officer Keys does his job competently. He sees Cricket and Remy about to die of heat exhaustion and rushes them back home.
* SnowMeansCold: The AC makes the Greens' house so cold there are snow drifts and icicles on the walls.



* AnAesop: Hiding a problem only makes it worse. It's important to tell the truth.

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* AnAesop: Hiding a problem only makes it worse. It's important to tell the truth.truth.
* CropCircles: Cricket claims the tracks left in the garden are a crop circle left by aliens.
* DissonantSerenity: When Bill discovers the tractor dirty from Cricket driving it through the garden, rather than get mad, he instead talks in a calm monotone voice, which freaks out Cricket.
* MaintainTheLie: To cover up the fact that he accidentally ran over the garden with the tractor, Cricket says it was done by aliens. While Tilly and Gramma are easily convinced, Bill doesn't buy it an insists it was Cricket who did it. So Cricket goes to ridiculous extremes to make Bill believe in aliens.
* MenInBlack: Cricket has Sanchez disguise himself as one to make Bill believe aliens ruined his crops. He even uses a neutralizer device like the one in [[Film/MenInBlack the movies]].
* ObfuscatingStupidity: Bill appears to freak out after seeing the alien, wearing a tin foil hat in his underwear and climbing on the roof so the aliens can pick him up. After Cricket confesses that there were no aliens and he was the one who destroyed the garden, Bill reveals that he was faking it and knew it was Cricket all along.
* TinFoilHat: Bill starts wearing one after his encounter with an "alien" (actually Cricket in disguise), as do Tilly and Gramma.


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!!Bill-iever!! Bill-iever:

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During an intense heatwave, Cricket is forced to challenge Remy to a game of HORSE to maintain his winning streak while the rest of the Greens suffer a rather cold air conditioner; Cricket tricks Bill into believing aliens have landed on earth to avoid getting caught for an accident.

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* AnAesop: It's not whatever strategy you do to win is what's important. What's more important than that is your friendship.

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* AnAesop: Hiding a problem only makes it worse. It's important to tell the truth.

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