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* CelebrationMiscalculation: The episode opens with [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick throwing Squidward a surprise birthday party. After they leave, Squidward yells: "It's not my '''''BIRTHDAY!'''''"



* NotTheirBirthday: The episode opens with [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick throwing Squidward a surprise birthday party. After they leave, Squidward yells: "It's not my '''''BIRTHDAY!'''''"


* AxCrazy: [[spoiler: Patrick, of all people, goes crazy when [=SpongeBob=] refuses to come home. He even threatens to put [=SpongeBob=] in a jar and keep him in there. Forever.]]

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* AxCrazy: [[spoiler: Patrick, of all people, goes crazy when [=SpongeBob=] refuses to come home. He even threatens to put [=SpongeBob=] in a jar and keep him in there. Forever.]]



--> [[LargeHam Patrick]] [[PunctuatedForEmphasis sad!]]

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--> [[LargeHam Patrick]] [[PunctuatedForEmphasis sad!]][[ThatMakesMeFeelAngry Patrick sad!]]
* InelegantBlubbering: Patrick while [=SpongeBob=] is giving his stuff away and leaving. He ''is'' on the verge of losing his best friend after all.



* RageQuit: [=SpongeBob=] angrily quits his job at the Krusty Krab, throwing his hat onto the ground and storming out to start a new life.



* RealityEnsues:
** [=SpongeBob=]'s ImagineSpot causes him to neglect his on-the-job duties as a fry-cook. Cue the patties he's cooking being burned due to him ignoring them to daydream. Also they go on fire for some reason.
** [=SpongeBob=] tries living amongst the jellyfish as one of them, but it all goes wrong. He's not a jellyfish, so they reject him. Offering one a handshake causes its tenticle to sting him. Hiding in a jellyfish hive just makes them sting him some more and drive him away. He tries sleeping in a cave, and is covered in poisonous sea urchins. NatureIsNotNice and anyone who fails to realise that will have a bad time in the wild.
** The group hug at the end results in the others getting the itchy poison from those sea urchins because it wasn't that long ago that [=SpongeBob=] got stung by them.



* TakeThisJobAndShoveIt: [=SpongeBob=] angrily quits his job at the Krusty Krab, throwing his hat onto the ground and storming out to start a new life.
* ThatMakesMeFeelAngry: "Patrick sad!" and later, "Patrick itchy!"



* {{Yandere}}: Patrick, full stop. A rare platonic example.

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* {{Yandere}}: Patrick, full stop. A rare platonic example. Patrick loses his damn fool mind after [=SpongeBob=] refuses to come back to civilisation, trying to cram his friend into a jar and keep him as a trophy.


* StatusQuoIsGod: With the realtor refusing to sell Squidward's house, he is to remain in Bikini Bottom between [=SpongeBob= and Patrick to his dismay.

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* StatusQuoIsGod: With the realtor refusing to sell Squidward's house, he is to remain in Bikini Bottom between [=SpongeBob= [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick to his dismay.

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* StatusQuoIsGod: With the realtor refusing to sell Squidward's house, he is to remain in Bikini Bottom between [=SpongeBob= and Patrick to his dismay.

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* LaserGuidedKarma: Squidward suffers this when [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick enjoying Opposite Day (the holiday he came up with in the first place) are what cause the realtor to cancel selling his house.


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* OcularGushers: Patrick sheds them when he thinks [=SpongeBob=] is ending his friendship with him.


* RageQuit: [=SpongeBob=] angrily quits his job at the Krusty Krab, throwing his hat onto the ground and storming out to start a new life.



* VoiceChangeling: In the German dub, [=SpongeBob=], Patrick and Gary can mimic Squidward's voice ''perfectly''.


---> [[LargeHam "Patrick!"]][[PunctuatedForEmphasis Sad!]]

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---> --> [[LargeHam "Patrick!"]][[PunctuatedForEmphasis Sad!]]Patrick]] [[PunctuatedForEmphasis sad!]]



--> '''Patrick''': [[BadBadActing Why...thank you Sandy...I would love one. Take patty. Too bad [=SpongeBob=] isn't here...These are his favorites...I sure wish he would come home. Take bite.]]
* SceneryCensor: When [=SpongeBob=] takes off his pants, he's standing behind a bush.

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--> '''Patrick''': [[BadBadActing Why... thank you Sandy...Sandy... I would love one. Take patty. Too bad [=SpongeBob=] isn't here...These these are his favorites...favorites... I sure wish he would come home. Take bite.bite...]]
* SceneryCensor: When [=SpongeBob=] takes off his pants, he's standing behind a bush. Scenery censors are used at multiple other points as well. Played with, as the episode shows at other times that [[BarbieDollAnatomy there's nothing to actually censor]].



* AnAesop: Don't make any attempts to or goad someone to alter his/her traits. It can backfire and get the person to act even worse than what you intended.

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* AnAesop: Don't make any attempts to or goad someone to alter into altering his/her traits. It can backfire and get the person to act even worse than what you intended.



* DisproportionateRetribution: Squidward plans to move away from [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick - and to that end, tricks them into celebrating the made-up Opposite Day - because they ''threw him a birthday party''. Compare this to "Squidville", where he successfully moves away from [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick for the more understandable reason that they destroyed his house.



* IWillShowYouX: When Patrick and [=SpongeBob=] tell Squidward, "Happy Opposite Day, Squidward! We hate you!", Squidward gets ticked off before [[DissonantSerenity suddenly smiling]] and [[TranquilFury calmly saying]], "Let me show you guys how much I...HATE YOU!"

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* IWillShowYouX: When Patrick and [=SpongeBob=] tell Squidward, "Happy Opposite Day, Squidward! We hate you!", Squidward gets ticked off before [[DissonantSerenity suddenly smiling]] and [[TranquilFury calmly saying]], "Let me show you guys how much I...I... HATE YOU!"''YOU''!"



'''Patrick:''' No, what is it?

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'''Patrick:''' No, what No! What is it?



* NotTheirBirthday: The episode opens with [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick throwing Squidward a surprise birthday party. After they leave, Squidward yells at them that "It's ''not'' my birthday!"

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* NotTheirBirthday: The episode opens with [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick throwing Squidward a surprise birthday party. After they leave, Squidward yells at them that yells: "It's ''not'' not my birthday!"'''''BIRTHDAY!'''''"



* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Played with. [=SpongeBob=] becomes very concerned about Squidward's being when he sees him suddenly acting silly and cheerfully, but Squidward was just acting in order to convince [=SpongeBob=] that it's Opposite Day.

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Played with. [=SpongeBob=] becomes very concerned about Squidward's being wellbeing when he sees him suddenly acting silly and cheerfully, but Squidward was just acting in order to convince [=SpongeBob=] that it's Opposite Day.


-->'''Real Estate Agent''': He's Squidward, he's Squidward, you're Squidward, ''I'm'' Squidward! Are there any other "Squidwards" I should know about?!

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-->'''Real Estate Agent''': He's Squidward, he's Squidward, you're Squidward, ''I'm'' Squidward! Are there any other "Squidwards" I should know about?!about?!\\
'''Gary:''' ''(in Squidward voice)'' Meow.\\
'''Real Estate Agent:''' [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere I'm outta here.]]

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* HolidayEpisode: [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick celebrate the made-up holiday Opposite Day.

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* AllOfTheOtherReindeer: For obvious reason. Spongebob is shunned and zapped out of Jellyfish Fields because he is CLEARLY not a jellyfish.


* AllThereInTheScript: The credits list the realtor's name as Patty.


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* NoNameGiven: The realtor is not named in the episode, nor is she named in the credits.


'''Airdate: September 11, 1999'''

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'''Airdate: '''United States airdate: September 11, 1999'''
1999'''

'''Canada airdate: July 15, 2000'''



'''Airdate: September 11, 1999'''

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'''Airdate: '''United States airdate: September 11, 1999'''
1999'''

'''Canada airdate: July 15, 2000'''

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* SpannerInTheWorks: Squidward's plan to get [=SpongeBob=] to do nothing all day might have worked... if he had told Patrick about Opposite Day too.


* BigNo: Squidward screams one when he sees the realtorís boat parked outside his house.
* BottleEpisode: Most of the episode is set at [=SpongeBob=]'s home lane.



* RageBreakingPoint: The real estate woman when she gets [[RuleOfThree introduced to the "third" Squidward]].

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* RageBreakingPoint: The real estate woman when she gets [[RuleOfThree introduced to the "third" (the real) Squidward]].

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* SeaHurtchin: After Spongebob gets zapped by jellyfish, he tries to call it a night by resting in a cave, all while bearing the cold with only a kelp blanket to barely cover him. All of a sudden, he gets a painfully itchy feeling, and it turns out that he's covered by poison sea urchins.

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