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* DeadpanSnarker: A given, considering it's a Q episode.
** When Quinn pops in to Tuvok's quarters, Tuvok asks him if the Q have always lacked manners or if it evolved with their omnipotence.
** When Quinn brings ''Voyager'' to the moment of the Big Bang, B'Elanna quips "This ship will not survive the formation of the cosmos."

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* ContinuityNod: Q and Q both mention cases where other Q have been executed, with the case of [[Recap/StarTrekTheNextGenerationS6E6TrueQ Amanda Rogers']] mother and father having previously been explored.

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* TakeThat: “And you find nothing contradictory in a society that outlaws suicide but practices capital punishment?”

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* OhCrap: Janeway immediately calls RedAlert when she hears there's a Q on board.

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-->'''Quinn:''' Oh, you mean our just barging in whenever we feel like it?
-->'''Tuvok:''' [[TheStoic That is one]] [[DeadpanSnarker relevant example.]]


-->"I'll stalemate you for eternity if I have to!"

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-->"I'll -->[[SealedEvilInADuel "I'll stalemate you for eternity if I have to!"to!"]]

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* StockFootage: Quinn's comet is recycled footage of the comet from the TNG episode "[[Recap/StarTrekTheNextGenerationS7E16Masks Masks]]".

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** IGaveMyWord: He has however always stuck to any deal he's made, which is what Janeway is referring to.


-->'''Janeway:''' [OhCrap Red alert!]]

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-->'''Janeway:''' [OhCrap [[OhCrap Red alert!]]

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* NeverGiveTheCaptainAStraightAnswer: Averted
-->'''Torres:''' Torres to Janeway. You'd better get down here, Captain.
-->'''Janeway:''' Problem, Lieutenant?
-->'''Torres:''' Yes, ma'am. That transport from the comet? It brought a man aboard. He says his name is Q.
-->'''Janeway:''' [OhCrap Red alert!]]


->''Will you send him to prison for eternity or will you assist in his suicide plan? That's a toughie, but that's why they made you captain, isn't it?''

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->''Will ->''"Will you send him to prison for eternity or will you assist in his suicide plan? That's a toughie, but that's why they made you captain, isn't it?''
it?"''

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* {{Gendercide}}: Quinn accidentally makes all of Voyager's male crew members disappear and can't bring them back until Q intervenes.


* AFormYouAreComfortableWith:
** When Quinn is first beamed on board Voyager, he's already wearing a Starfleet uniform.
** The [[YouCannotGraspTheTrueForm Q Continuum]] is depicted as a old service station in the middle of nowhere so that the humans could understand what it is truly like for Quinn.


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* AFormYouAreComfortableWith:
** When Quinn is first beamed on board Voyager, he's already wearing a Starfleet uniform.
** The [[YouCannotGraspTheTrueForm Q Continuum]] is depicted as a old service station in the middle of nowhere so that the humans could understand what it is truly like for Quinn.


** Saved the Woodstock Music Festival by giving a lift to a lighting technician.

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** Saved the Woodstock Music Festival by giving a lift to a lighting technician.technician whose own car had broken down, who ended up being in the right place to notice a single unplugged extension cord that had knocked out the entire sound system.



* GetOut: Played straight when Q first turns up in Kathy's bed. Once he starts seriously hitting on her, it's a cold and quiet; "Leave."

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* GetOut: Played straight when Q first turns up in Kathy's Janeway's bed. Once he starts seriously hitting on her, it's a cold and quiet; "Leave."


* ForceFieldBarrier: Quinn, on being beamed in, doesn't ''quite'' just walk through the barrier meant to contain him like it was nothing -- rather, he sets it off where the camera can see; he pauses, surprised, when he realizes it's there and ''then'' walks through it like it's nothing.

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* ForceFieldBarrier: ForceFieldDoor: Quinn, on being beamed in, doesn't ''quite'' just walk through the barrier meant to contain him like it was nothing -- rather, he sets it off where the camera can see; he pauses, surprised, when he realizes it's there and ''then'' walks through it like it's nothing.

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