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** "The Visit" has the whole cast getting excited over the prospect of a famous astronaut visiting the carnival and doing special things to get his attention despite Eddy's objections; Marvin and Diamonds try out new acts, Jack makes up a song about, Stripes pretty much tries to ignore everyone, and Elizabeth fails at a new juggling act before Eddy convinces her to give him some of her corn. When the astronaut finally shows up, [[spoiler:he simply takes an ear of corn and drives off, ''without even getting out of his limo.'' Everyone (except Eddy and Elizabeth, who were standing right outside the limo) is clearly disappointed.]]


* EveryoneKnewAlready: [[spoiler: Edna knew all along that she can't sing well, and instead uses her act to break glass]].

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* EveryoneKnewAlready: In "Edna the Singing Sensation", Edna the fortune teller joins the rest of the cast in singing kareoke, but she can't sing very well. Problem is, she managed to get an act at the circus that night. Everyone thinks she's going to embarass herself trying to sing in front of an audience, and spend most of the episode trying to tell her that she isn't good at singing. [[spoiler: When they finall y get the courage to tell her, it turns out Edna knew all along that she can't sing well, and instead uses her act to break glass]].


** Also, Elizabeth is basically a combination of Piglet from the ''Franchise/WinnieThePooh'' franchise and Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' (Her appearance is based on a female version of the latter except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.)

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** Also, Elizabeth is basically a combination of Piglet from the ''Franchise/WinnieThePooh'' franchise and Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' (Her appearance is based on a female version of the latter except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.BlackBeadEyes.)

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* ShaggyDogStory: "When the Stars Come Out" has Eddie, Marvin, and Stripes making a trip to the top of a hill to see the Perseid meteor shower. Despite the entire universe seeming determined to stop them, they finally make it... and then it starts raining. When they get back, though, they find that their friends have set up a planetarium version of the shower in the main tent.


''Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse'' is an animated television show produced by Creator/{{Nelvana}}. It tells the story of [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse]] who works at a carnival with his friends. It first aired on PBS Kids as part of their Bookworm Bunch. Now it can be seen on Creator/{{qubo}}. Based on a children's book by mother-son team Betty and Michael Paraskevas. ''Very'' similar to ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' of the same authors in it's sacchariness.

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''Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse'' is an animated television show produced by Creator/{{Nelvana}}. It tells the story of [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse]] who works at a carnival with his friends. It first aired on PBS Kids as part of their Bookworm Bunch. Now it can be seen on Creator/{{qubo}}. Based on a children's book by mother-son team Betty and Michael Paraskevas. ''Very'' similar to ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' of the same authors in it's its sacchariness.


* FriendVersusLover: When Lula Belle, an old flame of Marvin's, shows up, Eddie ends up becoming the third wheel. She's refreshingly understanding, and even apologizes to Eddie for Marvin's behavior.

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* FriendVersusLover: When Lula Belle, an old flame of Marvin's, shows up, Eddie Eddy ends up becoming the third wheel. She's refreshingly understanding, and even apologizes to Eddie Eddy for Marvin's behavior.


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* VocalEvolution: Eddy's voice was starting to deepen by the end of the series.


''Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse'' is an animated television show produced by Creator/{{Nelvana}}. It tells the story of [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse]] who works at a carnival with his friends. It first aired on PBS Kids as part of their Bookworm Bunch. Now it can be seen on {{qubo}}. Based on a children's book by mother-son team Betty and Michael Paraskevas. ''Very'' similar to ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' of the same authors in it's sacchariness.

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''Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse'' is an animated television show produced by Creator/{{Nelvana}}. It tells the story of [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Marvin The Tap-Dancing Horse]] who works at a carnival with his friends. It first aired on PBS Kids as part of their Bookworm Bunch. Now it can be seen on {{qubo}}.Creator/{{qubo}}. Based on a children's book by mother-son team Betty and Michael Paraskevas. ''Very'' similar to ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' of the same authors in it's sacchariness.

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: Elizabeth, of all characters, becomes a DrillSergeantNasty when Jack leaves her in charge.

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* CharacterizationMarchesOn: Elizabeth eventually becomes less emotional and more confident in later episodes of the series, particularly in "Elizabeth's Big Splash".


** Also, Elizabeth is basically a female version of Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.

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** Also, Elizabeth is basically a female version combination of Piglet from the ''Franchise/WinnieThePooh'' franchise and Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' (Her appearance is based on a female version of the latter except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.)


* {{Expy}}: Most of the group have similarly matching personalities to the characters of ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'', including Marvin being the optimist (Toaster), Elizabeth being the emotional CowardlySidekick (Blanky), fiesty and excitable Diamonds the Elephant (Lampy), and even "Fast-Talking" Jack (Radio). The most obvious example is Stripes the Tiger whose GrumpyBear personality is ''very'' similar to that of Kirby the vacuum cleaner. His voice even bears a somewhat striking resemblance to Kirby's voice actor, Thurl Ravenscroft. Plus, Stripes gets easily annoyed by Elizabeth's emotional outbursts, just like how Kirby gets with Blanky.

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* {{Expy}}: Most of the group have similarly matching personalities to the characters of ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'', including Marvin being the optimist (Toaster), Elizabeth being the emotional CowardlySidekick (Blanky), fiesty and excitable impulsive Diamonds the Elephant (Lampy), and even "Fast-Talking" Jack (Radio). The most obvious example is Stripes the Tiger whose GrumpyBear personality is ''very'' similar to that of Kirby the vacuum cleaner. His voice even bears a somewhat striking resemblance to Kirby's voice actor, Thurl Ravenscroft. Plus, Stripes gets easily annoyed by Elizabeth's emotional outbursts, just like how Kirby gets with Blanky.


* {{Expy}}: Most of the group have similarly matching personalities to the characters of ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'', including Marvin being the optimist (Toaster), Diamonds being the fiesty NiceGirl (Lampy), Elizabeth being the emotional CowardlySidekick (Blanky), and even "Fast-Talking" Jack (Radio). The most obvious example is Stripes the Tiger whose GrumpyBear personality is ''very'' similar to that of Kirby the vacuum cleaner. His voice even bears a somewhat striking resemblance to Kirby's voice actor, Thurl Ravenscroft. Plus, Stripes gets easily annoyed by Elizabeth's emotional outbursts, just like how Kirby gets with Blanky.

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* {{Expy}}: Most of the group have similarly matching personalities to the characters of ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'', including Marvin being the optimist (Toaster), Diamonds being the fiesty NiceGirl (Lampy), Elizabeth being the emotional CowardlySidekick (Blanky), fiesty and excitable Diamonds the Elephant (Lampy), and even "Fast-Talking" Jack (Radio). The most obvious example is Stripes the Tiger whose GrumpyBear personality is ''very'' similar to that of Kirby the vacuum cleaner. His voice even bears a somewhat striking resemblance to Kirby's voice actor, Thurl Ravenscroft. Plus, Stripes gets easily annoyed by Elizabeth's emotional outbursts, just like how Kirby gets with Blanky.


** Also, Elizabeth's appearance is basically a female version of Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.

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** Also, Elizabeth's appearance Elizabeth is basically a female version of Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.

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** Also, Elizabeth's appearance is basically a female version of Hamilton from ''WesternAnimation/MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast'' except with SkintoneSclerae eyes.


* {{Expy}}: Most of the group have similarly matching personalities to the characters of ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'', including Marvin being the optimist (Toaster), Diamonds being the fiesty NiceGirl (Lampy), Elizabeth being the emotional CowardlySidekick (Blanky), and even "Fast-Talking" Jack (Radio). The most obvious example is Stripes the Tiger whose GrumpyBear personality is ''very'' similar to that of Kirby the vacuum cleaner. His voice even bears a somewhat striking resemblance to Kirby's voice actor, Thurl Ravenscroft. Stripes especially gets easily annoyed by Elizabeth's emotional outbursts, just like how Kirby gets with Blanky.

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* {{Expy}}: Most of the group have similarly matching personalities to the characters of ''WesternAnimation/TheBraveLittleToaster'', including Marvin being the optimist (Toaster), Diamonds being the fiesty NiceGirl (Lampy), Elizabeth being the emotional CowardlySidekick (Blanky), and even "Fast-Talking" Jack (Radio). The most obvious example is Stripes the Tiger whose GrumpyBear personality is ''very'' similar to that of Kirby the vacuum cleaner. His voice even bears a somewhat striking resemblance to Kirby's voice actor, Thurl Ravenscroft. Plus, Stripes especially gets easily annoyed by Elizabeth's emotional outbursts, just like how Kirby gets with Blanky.

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