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* ActorAllusion: When Cutter (played by Kearran Giovanni) shows up at Khalil's aunt, she introduces herself as a detective. The aunt says the younger woman clearly isn't a detective. Well, no, [[Series/MajorCrimes not anymore]].

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* ActorAllusion: When Cutter (played by Kearran Giovanni) Creator/KearranGiovanni) shows up at Khalil's aunt, she introduces herself as a detective. The aunt says the younger woman clearly isn't a detective. Well, no, [[Series/MajorCrimes not anymore]].

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* MeaningfulName: For a KnifeNut, "Cutter" definitely qualifies.

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* ItsAllAboutMe: Even when it's clear how worried her family is for her, Jennifer is adamant on still running with Khalil -- the fact that Lynn had a total meltdown only serves to highlight her selfishness.


* WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: Finally [[AvertedTrope averted]]. The address that is written down clearly indicates that Freeland is in [[UsefulNotes/GeorgiaUSA Georgia]], likely a nod to [[UsefulNotes/Atlanta where the series is filmed]].

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* WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: Finally [[AvertedTrope averted]]. The address that is written down clearly indicates that Freeland is in [[UsefulNotes/GeorgiaUSA Georgia]], likely a nod to [[UsefulNotes/Atlanta [[UsefulNotes/{{Atlanta}} where the series is filmed]].


* WhatTheHellHero: Anissa is ''not'' happy about the emotion rollercoaster Gambi put the Pierces through, and is very vocal about it.

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* WhatTheHellHero: Anissa is ''not'' happy about the emotion rollercoaster Gambi put the Pierces through, and is very vocal about it.it.
* WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: Finally [[AvertedTrope averted]]. The address that is written down clearly indicates that Freeland is in [[UsefulNotes/GeorgiaUSA Georgia]], likely a nod to [[UsefulNotes/Atlanta where the series is filmed]].

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* EurekaMoment: Tobias is able to put the dots together how Black Lightning always appears when the Pierce girls are in trouble.


* ActorAllusion: When Cutter (played by Kearran Giovanni) shows up at Khalil's aunt, she introduces herself as a detective. The aunt says the younger woman clearly isn't a detective. Well, no, [[Series/MajorCrimes not anymore]].



** Khalil didn't seem to think that Tobias might've put a track in an asset he so heavily invested in.

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** Khalil didn't seem to think that Tobias might've put a track in tracker or bounty on an asset he so heavily invested in.

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** Khalil didn't seem to think that Tobias might've put a track in an asset he so heavily invested in.


* CallingTheOldManOut: Anissa calls Jefferson out on how his well-intentioned, but ultimately heavy-handed way of dealing with Jennifer's powers is what isolated her from her family and drove to embrace Khalil.
* DidntThinkThisThrough: Jennifer really didn't account for how abruptly leaving would freak her family out!

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* CallingTheOldManOut: Anissa calls Jefferson out on how his well-intentioned, but ultimately heavy-handed way of dealing with Jennifer's emerging powers is what isolated her from her family and drove to embrace Khalil.
* DidntThinkThisThrough: Jennifer really didn't account for how abruptly leaving with Khalil would freak her family out!out.
* DrowningMySorrows: Lynn once again turns to the bottle to deal with the stress of Jennifer leaving.

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* DidntThinkThisThrough: Jennifer really didn't account for how abruptly leaving would freak her family out!

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* EvenEvilHasStandards: Turns out even a monster like Tobias has a code - no killing moms (possibly because of how he lost ''his'' mom).

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Jefferson tries to get Jennifer to come home and leave Khalil.
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* CallingTheOldManOut: Anissa calls Jefferson out on how his well-intentioned, but ultimately heavy-handed way of dealing with Jennifer's powers is what isolated her from her family and drove to embrace Khalil.
* WhatTheHellHero: Anissa is ''not'' happy about the emotion rollercoaster Gambi put the Pierces through, and is very vocal about it.

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