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* BeamOWar: Jennifer and Brandon get into one with electricity vs. dirt.


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* ComputerEqualsMonitor: Once again, Jennifer hacks into a computer by zapping the monitor.


* AtLeastIAdmitIt: How Tobias tries to differentiate himself from Odell, together with claiming to be the LesserEvil towards Lynn.

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* AtLeastIAdmitIt: How Tobias tries to differentiate himself from Odell, together with claiming to be the LesserEvil LesserOfTwoEvils towards Lynn.


* PersonAsVerb: Lynn refers to Jefferson "[[Franchise/{{Zorro}} Zorroing]]" [[Main/ZorroMark a lightning bolt on a building]].



* SecretTestOfCharacter: Henderson at first acts as if he plans to arrest Jamillah Olsen if she continues her investigative journalism, but when she doesn't falter, he offers her to be the new voice of the Resistance.

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* SecretTestOfCharacter: Henderson at first acts as if he plans to arrest Jamillah Olsen if she continues her investigative journalism, but when she doesn't falter, he offers invites her to be the new voice of the Resistance.

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Jefferson is torn between his loyalty to his family and his commitment to saving Freeland. Meanwhile, Anissa’s commitment to Grace is deepening. Lastly, Jennifer makes an interesting discovery.
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* AtLeastIAdmitIt: How Tobias tries to differentiate himself from Odell, together with claiming to be the LesserEvil towards Lynn.
* {{Blackmail}}: After revealing that he still has sources to the outside world, Tobias forces Lynn to disclose the pod kids files to him.
* CutLexLuthorACheck: Brandon can use his powers to synthesize expensive material like diamonds.
* DishingOutDirt: Brandon's powers in a nutshell.
* HowWeGotHere: After the VideoWill scene mentioned below, the episode goes 30 hours back.
* InnocentlyInsensitive: Lynn telling Jefferson that she is proud of him for not suiting up and avenging Tavon's death...''at the boy's funeral''!
* InternalReveal: After analyzing the poison and scanning his grave, Gambi finds out that Khalil is alive.
* ItsAllMyFault: Both Anissa and Jefferson blame themselves for Tavon's death.
* LightningCanDoAnything: Jennifer can pick locks and even hack passwords with it when breaking into Brandon's appartment.
* NotWhatISignedUpFor: Instant bails when he is faced by Black Lightning, only having agreed to get Mosin in and out of Freeland.
* PapaWolf: Jefferson is fed up with Odell and threatens him to stay the hell away from his family or he'll roast him. Odell is only mildly impressed.
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Lynn accuses Jefferson of being selfish and endangering the family by going out as Black Lightning against the ASA and leaves at the end of the episode.
* TheReveal: Turns out the real reason Brandon is in Freeland? He is after Dr. Jace who [[YouKilledMyFather killed his mom]].
* SecretTestOfCharacter: Henderson at first acts as if he plans to arrest Jamillah Olsen if she continues her investigative journalism, but when she doesn't falter, he offers her to be the new voice of the Resistance.
* TaintedVeins: Anissa has them as the effects of the poison worsen.
* UncertainDoom: Odell gets seemingly fatally wounded in a shootout with Colonel Mosin, Instant and his men, but his death isn't shown directly, last time we see him he is wounded on the floor and laughing.
* VideoWill: Anissa makes one at the beginning of the episode, being afraid that Khalil's poison will kill her.

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