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* KindHeartedCatLover: {{Averted|Trope}}. Mad Padraic and Mairead both love their cats, and are both dangerous nutters.

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* KindHeartedCatLover: {{Averted|Trope}}. Mad Padraic and Mairead both love their cats, and are both dangerous nutters. [[spoiler:However Davey and Donny, though they're furious at Wee Thomas for being the cause of so much death and destruction, can't bear to shoot him and give him a bowl of Frosties for supper.]]


* BlackAndGreyMorality: Running headlong into BlackAndBlackMorality.

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* BlackAndGreyMorality: Running headlong into BlackAndBlackMorality.EvilVersusEvil.


* CleanupCrew: Danny and David are roped into cleanup duty once Paidrac has finished with what's left of the INLA. It's a lot to clean up.

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* CleanupCrew: Danny and David are roped into cleanup duty once Paidrac Padraic has finished with what's left of the INLA. It's a lot to clean up.



* ColdBloodedTorture: Several instances conducted by Padraic.

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* ColdBloodedTorture: Several instances conducted by Padraic.Padraic.
* ComicTrio: The INLA characters. Christy is TheLeader, Brendan TheFool and Joey the OnlySaneMan.


* ContinuityNod: Itís subtle, but if youíve also seen ''The Cripple of Inishmaan'', youíll notice that Mairead and Davey Clavin are obviously descended from Cripple Billy and Slippy Helen - Davey takes after Helenís idiot brother Bartley and Mairead combines Billyís affection for cows and other animals with Helenís habit of [[EyeScream blinding them]].

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* ContinuityNod: Itís subtle, but if youíve also seen ''The Cripple of Inishmaan'', youíll notice that Mairead and Davey Clavin are obviously descended from Cripple Billy and Slippy Helen - Davey takes after Helenís idiot brother Bartley and Mairead combines Billyís affection for cows and other animals with Helenís habit of [[EyeScream blinding them]].them]] and her great aim.


* ColdBloodedTorture: Several instances conducted by Padraic

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* ColdBloodedTorture: Several instances conducted by PadraicPadraic.
* ContinuityNod: Itís subtle, but if youíve also seen ''The Cripple of Inishmaan'', youíll notice that Mairead and Davey Clavin are obviously descended from Cripple Billy and Slippy Helen - Davey takes after Helenís idiot brother Bartley and Mairead combines Billyís affection for cows and other animals with Helenís habit of [[EyeScream blinding them]].


* TwoWordsAddedEmphasis: "One word: [[RenegadeSplinterFaction splinter group!]]"
* TwoWordsICantCount: "One word: splinter group!"

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* TwoWordsAddedEmphasis: TwoWordsICantCount: "One word: [[RenegadeSplinterFaction splinter group!]]"
* TwoWordsICantCount: "One word: splinter group!"
group!]]"

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* TwoWordsICantCount: "One word: splinter group!"

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* KindHeartedCatLover: {{Averted|Trope}}. Mad Padraic and Mairead both love their cats, and are both dangerous nutters.


* AxCrazy: Padraic and to a lesser extent Mairead

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* AxCrazy: Padraic and to a lesser extent MaireadMairead.



* BloodyHilarious: You may find yourself watching the second half of Act II through your fingers while laughing nervously the entire time

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* BloodyHilarious: You may find yourself watching the second half of Act II through your fingers while laughing nervously the entire timetime.



* DownerEnding

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* DownerEndingDownerEnding: [[spoiler: The only characters left alive at the end are Davey, Donny and Mairead; and it doesn't look good for the two guys since Mairead will likely torture and murder them come the morrow for essentially causing the death of her cat, Sir Roger. And ''then'' it turns out that Wee Thomas is actually alive after all, and four men and two other cats died for absolutely ''nothing.'']]


A BlackComedy set during TheTroubles by [[Creator/MartinMcDonagh Martin [=McDonagh=]]], author of ''Film/InBruges''. It tells the story of insane INLA member Padraic who returns home to sleepy little Inishmore to check on the welfare of his beloved cat, Wee Thomas. Wee Thomas is, in addition to topping the list of things which will make Padraic go on a murderous rampage, Padraic's best friend in the world for fifteen years. Wee Thomas has also just met an unfortunate end through mysterious, but violent circumstances. So naturally, [[HilarityEnsues Carnage Ensues]]. What follows is a superbly hilarious and violent comedy.

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A BlackComedy set during TheTroubles UsefulNotes/TheTroubles by [[Creator/MartinMcDonagh Martin [=McDonagh=]]], author of ''Film/InBruges''. It tells the story of insane INLA member Padraic who returns home to sleepy little Inishmore to check on the welfare of his beloved cat, Wee Thomas. Wee Thomas is, in addition to topping the list of things which will make Padraic go on a murderous rampage, Padraic's best friend in the world for fifteen years. Wee Thomas has also just met an unfortunate end through mysterious, but violent circumstances. So naturally, [[HilarityEnsues Carnage Ensues]]. What follows is a superbly hilarious and violent comedy.

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*** In a more meta sense, the entire play could be considered a deconstruction of the concept; it's highly clear that [=McDonagh=] thinks having arbitrary lines you won't cross when you do much worse as a matter of routine doesn't make you a moral person, it makes you a hypocrite.


A BlackComedy set during TheTroubles by [[Creator/MartinMcDonagh Martin [=McDonagh=]]], author of ''InBruges''. It tells the story of insane INLA member Padraic who returns home to sleepy little Inishmore to check on the welfare of his beloved cat, Wee Thomas. Wee Thomas is, in addition to topping the list of things which will make Padraic go on a murderous rampage, Padraic's best friend in the world for fifteen years. Wee Thomas has also just met an unfortunate end through mysterious, but violent circumstances. So naturally, [[HilarityEnsues Carnage Ensues]]. What follows is a superbly hilarious and violent comedy.

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A BlackComedy set during TheTroubles by [[Creator/MartinMcDonagh Martin [=McDonagh=]]], author of ''InBruges''.''Film/InBruges''. It tells the story of insane INLA member Padraic who returns home to sleepy little Inishmore to check on the welfare of his beloved cat, Wee Thomas. Wee Thomas is, in addition to topping the list of things which will make Padraic go on a murderous rampage, Padraic's best friend in the world for fifteen years. Wee Thomas has also just met an unfortunate end through mysterious, but violent circumstances. So naturally, [[HilarityEnsues Carnage Ensues]]. What follows is a superbly hilarious and violent comedy.


* TwoWordsObviousTrope: "One word: [[RenegadeSplinterFaction splinter group!]]"

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* TwoWordsObviousTrope: TwoWordsAddedEmphasis: "One word: [[RenegadeSplinterFaction splinter group!]]"


* BritishAccents: The [=INLA=] are stated in the script to have Northern Irish accents, to contrast with the rest of the cast's West Coast Irish accent. Of course, how clearly this comes across varies between productions.


** To the extent the INLA counts as evil, they are a straight example, as they disassociated themselves from Padraic who was much too crazy for them.

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