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* BigEater: One of the frats in Robot House eats whenever he gets nervous. Unfortunately, among the things he eats are Dean Vernon's model ship and portrait.

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* BigEater: One of the frats in Robot House House, Fat Bot, eats whenever he gets nervous. Unfortunately, among the things he eats are Dean Vernon's model ship and portrait.


* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Guenter's parents after [[{{Jerkass}} Fry]] sets them free.

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* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Guenter's parents after [[{{Jerkass}} Fry]] sets them free. They're normal monkeys, and behave as normal (agitated) monkeys do.

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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Fry cheers the Coney Island University team, the Whitefish. "Whitefish" is a slang for a condom that washed up on the beach.

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* LiteralMetaphor: Guenter finally decides he wants a corporate job, wearing a suit. Yes, a literal monkey suit.

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* AluminumChristmasTrees: While there's no college in or near Coney Island, let alone a chintzy ride resembling one, it ''is'' close to Kingsborough Community College, an actual New York State university.


* GreatBigLibraryOfEverything: Spoofed. It has the largest collection of literature in the Western universe is in the Mars U library on two disks (Fiction and Nonfiction).

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* GreatBigLibraryOfEverything: Spoofed. It Mars U's library has the largest collection of literature in the Western universe is in the Mars U library on two disks (Fiction and Nonfiction).


* GreatBigLibraryOfEverything: Spoofed. All the literature in the world is in the Mars U library on two disks (Fiction and Nonfiction).

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* GreatBigLibraryOfEverything: Spoofed. All It has the largest collection of literature in the world Western universe is in the Mars U library on two disks (Fiction and Nonfiction).


-->'''Leela:''' What's that they're flinging at people? \\

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-->'''Leela:''' -->'''Farnsworth:''' What's that they're flinging at people? \\us?\\

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* OhCrap: Bender's reaction to finding out that the new members of his fraternity are nerds.
-->"Uh oh! NERDS!"


* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Fry's reference to Coney Island Whitefish as his college mascot. A "Coney Island whitefish" is actually a vulgar slang term for a used condom that's found washed up on the beach.


* FanserviceFauxFight: There is a pillow fight at the sorority house.



* PillowFight: Happens at the sorority house.


* SkywardScream: The Professor, first when Guenter escapes from class into the jungle and then when he learns that Guenter wants to go to business school.

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* SkywardScream: SkywardScream:
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The Professor, first when Guenter escapes from class into the jungle and then when he learns that Guenter wants to go to business school.school.
** '''''"ROBOT HOUSE!!!"'''''

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* InsufferableGenius: Guenter -- til the hat works at half power, giving him moderate intelligence.


-->'''Bender''': Now I can explain ''THAT!''

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-->'''Bender''': Now I can explain ICanExplain ''THAT!''


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** The DancePartyEnding is a reference to ''Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff''.





* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: Guenter's parents after [[{{Jerkass}} Fry]] sets them free.



* BigWhy: Farnsworth again, after learning that Gunter has escaped.

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* BigWhy: Farnsworth again, after learning that Gunter Guenter has escaped.



* BreakTheHaughty: Poor Gunter.
* DancePartyEnding: The episode ends with a party at Robot House, with everyone dancing. There is an epilogue shown in the style of frat movies with captions explaining that Fry successfully dropped out of college and returned to Planet Express, Günter went to business school to get his MBA and became The FOX Network's latest CEO, Fat-Bot caught a virus in Tijuana and had to be rebooted, Leela went on a date with Dean Vernon (and Vernon never called her again) and Bender stole everything of value from Robot House and ran off.

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* BreakTheHaughty: Poor Gunter.
Guenter.
* CryingCritters: Lampshaded when Guenter cries over not being happy despite gaining super-intelligence.
-->'''Leela''': I didn't know monkeys could cry.\\
'''Guenter''': They can't. It's all the hat. ''(continues sobbing)''
* DancePartyEnding: The episode ends with a party at Robot House, with everyone dancing. There is an epilogue shown in the style of frat movies with captions explaining that Fry successfully dropped out of college and returned to Planet Express, Günter Guenter went to business school to get his MBA and became The FOX Network's latest CEO, Fat-Bot caught a virus in Tijuana and had to be rebooted, Leela went on a date with Dean Vernon (and Vernon never called her again) and Bender stole everything of value from Robot House and ran off.



** When Gunter wears the bowler hat that Professor Farnsworth invented that makes him super-intelligent, he's a snobbish know-it-all, especially towards Fry. Later, when Gunter's hat is damaged and only gives him average intelligence, he finds that he's much happier that way and decides to attend business school, much to Farnsworth's ire.

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** When Gunter Guenter wears the bowler hat that Professor Farnsworth invented that makes him super-intelligent, he's a snobbish know-it-all, especially towards Fry. Later, when Gunter's Guenter's hat is damaged and only gives him average intelligence, he finds that he's much happier that way and decides to attend business school, much to Farnsworth's ire.



* DungFu: when Fry releases Gunter the intelligent monkey's parents on a fancy party:

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* DungFu: when Fry releases Gunter Guenter the intelligent monkey's parents on a fancy party:



'''Gunter:''' Oh dear lord! All over the dean!

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'''Gunter:''' '''Guenter:''' Oh dear lord! All over the dean!dean!
* EscapedAnimalRampage: Guenter's parents ruin the parents reception party.



* FlowersForAlgernonSyndrome: Subverted. Gunter decides he's unhappy being smart, and throws the hat away. Then he realizes he doesn't like not being sapient either. When the hat becomes damaged, he decides he [[TakeAThirdOption likes it that way]] as it bestows a moderate amount of intelligence.
-->'''Gunther:''' When I had [super intelligence] there was too much pressure to use it. All I want out of life is to be a monkey of moderate intelligence who wears a suit. That's why I've decided to transfer to Business School. \\

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* FlowersForAlgernonSyndrome: Subverted. Gunter Guenter decides he's unhappy being smart, and throws the hat away. Then he realizes he doesn't like not being sapient either. When the hat becomes damaged, he decides he [[TakeAThirdOption likes it that way]] as it bestows a moderate amount of intelligence.
-->'''Gunther:''' -->'''Guenter:''' When I had [super intelligence] there was too much pressure to use it. All I want out of life is to be a monkey of moderate intelligence who wears a suit. That's why I've decided to transfer to Business School. \\



* GradeSystemSnark: Fry, Amy, and Gunter participate in a class on 20th century history. Not only is the professor in charge of the class thick on the [[SarcasmMode sarcasm]], but every seat in his lecture hall is rigged to [[DisproportionateRetribution electrocute any student who makes a snide remark, calls out of turn, or answers incorrectly]].

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* GradeSystemSnark: Fry, Amy, and Gunter Guenter participate in a class on 20th century history. Not only is the professor in charge of the class thick on the [[SarcasmMode sarcasm]], but every seat in his lecture hall is rigged to [[DisproportionateRetribution electrocute any student who makes a snide remark, calls out of turn, or answers incorrectly]].



* InevitableWaterfall: Bender's shortcut leads his team to a waterfall. And he drags Fry, Leela and the Professor into the calamity.



* PowersuitMonkey: Gunter's intelligence is controlled by his hat, causing a Type 3 rivalry between him and Fry.

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* OnlyInItForTheMoney: The Professor doesn't care which Nobel Prize he is gonna win with his monkey hat invention. They all pay the same.
* PillowFight: Happens at the sorority house.
* PowersuitMonkey: Gunter's Guenter's intelligence is controlled by his hat, causing a Type 3 rivalry between him and Fry.Fry.
* SecretHandshake: Bender proves he was part of the Robot House Fraternity with this. His version is described as "close enough" and he accidentally tears one of the other guy's fingers off.
* ShortCutsMakeLongDelays: Subverted. It looks like Bender's idea to take a shortcut via the waterfall is a failure but then their boat emerges on the finish line before the competition.



** Gunter holding up the girl's number through the window saying, "[[Film/GoodWillHunting How do you like them bananas?]]"

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** Gunter Guenter holding up the girl's number through the window saying, "[[Film/GoodWillHunting How do you like them bananas?]]"



* SkywardScream: The Professor, first when Guenter escapes from class into the jungle and then when he learns that Guenter wants to go to business school.
* SmartPeoplePlayChess: "Mate in 143 moves."



** Gunter becoming the FOX Network's latest executive after his hat gets crushed giving him moderate intelligence.

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** Gunter Guenter becoming the FOX Network's latest executive after his hat gets crushed giving him moderate intelligence.



* {{Terraform}}: Leela explains that Mars has been terraformed by the planted traditional college foliage.



'''Leela:''' I said, we'll go to the jungle and let Gunter decide once and for all. \\

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'''Leela:''' I said, we'll go to the jungle and let Gunter Guenter decide once and for all. \\



* WhatWeNowKnowToBeTrue: When talking about Gunter.

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* WhatWeNowKnowToBeTrue: When talking about Gunter.Guenter.



* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: Fry successfully drops out of college just like he wanted in the first place, Gunter becomes the FOX network's latest executive, Leela dates the Dean (who doesn't call her back afterward), Fatbot (the nerdy robot with the beanie) gets a virus in Tijuana and has to be rebooted, and Bender robs Robot House and flees.

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* WhereAreTheyNowEpilogue: Fry successfully drops out of college just like he wanted in the first place, Gunter Guenter becomes the FOX network's latest executive, Leela dates the Dean (who doesn't call her back afterward), Fatbot (the nerdy robot with the beanie) gets a virus in Tijuana and has to be rebooted, and Bender robs Robot House and flees.



'''Gunter''': [[SarcasmMode Brilliant deduction. You are a credit to your species.]]

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'''Gunter''': '''Guenter''': [[SarcasmMode Brilliant deduction. You are a credit to your species.]]]]
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