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** For what it's worth, [[WhatCouldHaveBeen she was originally designed]] as [[http://i.imgur.com/CZsCK3L.jpg a steampunk-ish whale submarine]].


* CheerfulChild

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* CheerfulChildCheerfulChild: Flapjack could give [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Spongebob]] a run for his money on sheer cheerfulness.


* DistinguishedGentlemansPipe: K'nuckles acquires one (along with a top hat) when he becomes Mayor of Stormalong in "Mayor May Not". He doesn't really look the part, even when he dresses the part.

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* DistinguishedGentlemansPipe: K'nuckles acquires one (along with a top hat) when he becomes Mayor of Stormalong in "Mayor May Not". Not." He doesn't really look the part, even when he dresses the part.



** Bubbie and K'nuckles' LikeAnOldMarriedCouple relationship is really, ''really'' played up in "Come Home, Cap'n". Lampshaded by Thomas Hatch during his song, when while pretending to be Flapjack, he calls them a husband and a wife. Cue Capt'n's and Bubbie's hilarious 'wut' faces.

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** Bubbie and K'nuckles' LikeAnOldMarriedCouple relationship is really, ''really'' played up in "Come Home, Cap'n". Cap'n." Lampshaded by Thomas Hatch during his song, when while pretending to be Flapjack, he calls them a husband and a wife. Cue Capt'n's and Bubbie's hilarious 'wut' faces.



** K'nuckles' termites in "What's Eatin' Ya Cap'm?".

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** K'nuckles' termites in "What's Eatin' Ya Cap'm?".Cap'm?"



* EatTheEvidence: In "Candy Colleague", Flapjack disposes of the eponymous colleague by eating him while Doctor Barber is out of the room.

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* EatTheEvidence: In "Candy Colleague", Colleague," Flapjack disposes of the eponymous colleague by eating him while Doctor Barber is out of the room.



* FallingInLoveMontage: Doctor Barber and Candy Colleague get one in "Candy Colleague".

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* FallingInLoveMontage: Doctor Barber and Candy Colleague get one in "Candy Colleague".Colleague."



* FriendOrIdolDecision: A variation. In "Flapjack Goes To Party", he must choose between hiding his true identity and shunning his "family" to win the approval of his peers or admit that he is that "weirdo Flapjack" and forever be an outcast.. .he chooses option B obviously.

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* FriendOrIdolDecision: A variation. In "Flapjack Goes To Party", Party," he must choose between hiding his true identity and shunning his "family" to win the approval of his peers or admit that he is that "weirdo Flapjack" and forever be an outcast.. .he chooses option B obviously.



* GiantEnemyCrab: There is one at the beginning of episode "My Guardian Angel".

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* GiantEnemyCrab: There is one at the beginning of episode "My Guardian Angel".Angel."



* ImpossibleTask: In the episode "Willy", Flapjack bets a man that he can capture Eight Armed Willy or [[ThePromise he will never say]] [[CatchPhrase "adventure"]] again. Willy has the reputation of killing everybody he meets, so it seems that Flapjack is [[FailureIsTheOnlyOption doomed]]. [[spoiler: Being the main character, Flapjack of course [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu succeeds]], with the help of K'nuckles and the Stormalong Writer's Guild.]]

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* ImpossibleTask: In the episode "Willy", "Willy," Flapjack bets a man that he can capture Eight Armed Willy or [[ThePromise he will never say]] [[CatchPhrase "adventure"]] again. Willy has the reputation of killing everybody he meets, so it seems that Flapjack is [[FailureIsTheOnlyOption doomed]]. [[spoiler: Being the main character, Flapjack of course [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu succeeds]], with the help of K'nuckles and the Stormalong Writer's Guild.]]



* ItWillNeverCatchOn: In "Fastest Man Alive", Flapjack and K'nuckles go to the under-sea inventor seeking help in escaping the constable on the bicycle. Flapjack proposes a bicycle with three wheels called a "tricycle", and the inventor proposes methods of transportation he invented that never became popular, such as the "automobile", the "heliocopter" (helicopter), and the "rocket". K'nuckles rejects all of these ideas.

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* ItWillNeverCatchOn: In "Fastest Man Alive", Alive," Flapjack and K'nuckles go to the under-sea inventor seeking help in escaping the constable on the bicycle. Flapjack proposes a bicycle with three wheels called a "tricycle", "tricycle," and the inventor proposes methods of transportation he invented that never became popular, such as the "automobile", "automobile," the "heliocopter" (helicopter), and the "rocket". "rocket." K'nuckles rejects all of these ideas.



* LetsMeetTheMeat: "No Syrup For Old Flapjacks".
** In "Careful What You Fish For", K'nuckles and Flapjack catch a fish which they attmpt to eat. the fish begs for its life claiming, amongst other things, that it has a girlfriend

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* LetsMeetTheMeat: "No Syrup For Old Flapjacks".
Flapjacks."
** In "Careful What You Fish For", For," K'nuckles and Flapjack catch a fish which they attmpt to eat. the fish begs for its life claiming, amongst other things, that it has a girlfriend



* MadnessMantra: In "Fastest Man Alive", K'nuckles goes crazy after being constantly arrested by a constable on a bicycle. He curls up in a ball, impersonating the bike's bell: going "Ching. Ching. Ching".

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* MadnessMantra: In "Fastest Man Alive", Alive," K'nuckles goes crazy after being constantly arrested by a constable on a bicycle. He curls up in a ball, impersonating the bike's bell: going "Ching. Ching. Ching".Ching."



* MushroomSamba: Drinking sea water sends Flapjack and K'nuckles down a trippy hallucination in the episode "How the West Was Fun".

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* MushroomSamba: Drinking sea water sends Flapjack and K'nuckles down a trippy hallucination in the episode "How the West Was Fun".Fun."



** But more importantly, the show seems to consciously avoid using the word "slave". And this is significant, since Flapjack and K'nuckles have been forced into slavery on at least three different occasions so far.

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** But more importantly, the show seems to consciously avoid using the word "slave". "slave." And this is significant, since Flapjack and K'nuckles have been are forced into slavery on at least three different occasions so far.occasions.



* OpeningShoutOut: In "Two Old Men and A Lock Box", when Richard and Michard start to explain how they came to be in their current predicament. We're treated to a new version of the opening credits and theme song that identifies Richard and Michard as the K'nuckles and Flapjack of their generation.
* OrphanageOfFear: Flapjack gets sent to one in "Oh, You Animal".

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* OpeningShoutOut: In "Two Old Men and A Lock Box", Box," when Richard and Michard start to explain how they came to be in their current predicament. We're treated to a new version of the opening credits and theme song that identifies Richard and Michard as the K'nuckles and Flapjack of their generation.
* OrphanageOfFear: Flapjack gets sent to one in "Oh, You Animal".Animal."



* OverlyLongGag: Lolly Poopdeck's painfully drawn out delivery of a punchline (which is his own name!) in "Day Without Laughter".

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* OverlyLongGag: Lolly Poopdeck's painfully drawn out delivery of a punchline (which is his own name!) in "Day Without Laughter".Laughter."



* ParentalAbandonment
* {{Pirate}} + ThePiratesWhoDontDoAnything

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*
%%*
ParentalAbandonment
* %%* {{Pirate}} + ThePiratesWhoDontDoAnything



* PrehensileHair: The fish head and hair monsters made by Dr Barber in "Fish Heads".
* PunBasedTitle: Every single episode.

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* PrehensileHair: The fish head and hair monsters made by Dr Barber in "Fish Heads".
Heads."
* PunBasedTitle: Every Almost every single episode.



* RightBehindMe: Happens when K'nuckles is mocking Worthington in "Who's Moochin' Who?".

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* RightBehindMe: Happens when K'nuckles is mocking Worthington in "Who's Moochin' Who?".Who?"



* SchmuckBait: Pretty much the entire plot of "Mind the Store, Don't Look in the Drawer".

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* SchmuckBait: Pretty much the entire plot of "Mind the Store, Don't Look in the Drawer".Drawer."



* SharkPool: Captain Johnny has one on board his ship in "Liar, Liar, You For Hire?". However, the shark is really [[spoiler:cardboard]].
* SheIsNotMyGirlfriend: [[CelibateHero "I don't love women,]] not men, not anything!". Which isn't entirely true...

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* SharkPool: Captain Johnny has one on board his ship in "Liar, Liar, You For Hire?". Hire?" However, the shark is really [[spoiler:cardboard]].
* SheIsNotMyGirlfriend: [[CelibateHero "I don't love women,]] not men, not anything!". anything!" Which isn't entirely true...



* ShowSomeLeg: The entirety of the episode "Sea Legs", albeit [[FanDisservice giant, green, horrid legs in short shorts.]]

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* ShowSomeLeg: The entirety of the episode "Sea Legs", Legs," albeit [[FanDisservice giant, green, horrid legs in short shorts.]]



* SuperCop: Parodied/deconstructed with the constable who invented the bicycle, which allowed him to easily pursue and capture criminals, in "Fastest Man Alive". He ended up only chasing and arresting Flapjack and K'nuckles, which he did at every opportunity, even when they weren't doing anything wrong, making their lives miserable and becoming the not-so heroic HeroAntagonist for that episode.

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* SuperCop: Parodied/deconstructed with the constable who invented the bicycle, which allowed him to easily pursue and capture criminals, in "Fastest Man Alive". Alive." He ended up only chasing and arresting Flapjack and K'nuckles, which he did at every opportunity, even when they weren't doing anything wrong, making their lives miserable and becoming the not-so heroic HeroAntagonist for that episode.



* TakingOverTheTown: The pirates do this to Stormalong in "100 Percensus". And rely one-hundred and percent on their numbers.

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* TakingOverTheTown: The pirates do this to Stormalong in "100 Percensus". Percensus." And rely one-hundred and percent on their numbers.



* ThatCameOutWrong: In "Oh, You Animal", Bubbie attempts to explain about her and Flapjack:

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* ThatCameOutWrong: In "Oh, You Animal", Animal," Bubbie attempts to explain about her and Flapjack:



* YouMeanXmas: Low Tides Day. The episode was titled "[[PunBasedTitle Low Tidings]]". Remember "God Rest You Merry Gentlemen"? The end of the episode has the holiday changed significantly to more resemble Christmas... sort of.

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* YouMeanXmas: Low Tides Day. The episode was titled "[[PunBasedTitle Low Tidings]]". Tidings]]." Remember "God Rest You Merry Gentlemen"? The end of the episode has the holiday changed significantly to more resemble Christmas... sort of.


* BigNo

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* %%* BigNo



** Bubbie.

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** Bubbie.Bubbie the whale. You can practically live in their.



** DesignatedMonkey: DependingOnTheWriter.



* CantGetInTroubleForNuthin

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* %%* CantGetInTroubleForNuthin


* BenevolentArchitecture: When K'nuckles and Flapjack are in a runaway trolley, we cut to Stormalong's resident GadgeteerGenius, having just completed a ramp-like structure: "I call it R.A.M.P! '''R'''adical '''A'''scension-" [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope Then the trolley smashes right through it]]]].

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* BenevolentArchitecture: When K'nuckles and Flapjack are in a runaway trolley, we cut to Stormalong's resident GadgeteerGenius, having just completed a ramp-like structure: "I call it R.A.M.P! '''R'''adical '''A'''scension-" [[spoiler:[[SubvertedTrope [[spoiler: Then the trolley smashes right through it]]]].it]].


* TheBeard: Flapjack for K'nuckles... Literally, as in, he disguised himself as K'nucklesboa beard so he wouldn't be ashamed of himself. This is odd, because one episode implies that K'nuckles' odd blue coloration is, in fact, a weapons-grade case of PermaStubble... Which may itself be false.
* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: In "Wishing Not So Well," K'nuckles wishes to be left alone and is immediately finds himself in a Stormalong that contains no other people. It doesn't work out so well for him.

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* TheBeard: Flapjack for K'nuckles... Literally, as in, he disguised himself as K'nucklesboa K'nuckles beard so he wouldn't be ashamed of himself. This is odd, because one episode implies that K'nuckles' odd blue coloration is, in fact, a weapons-grade case of PermaStubble... Which may itself be false.
* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: In "Wishing Not So Well," K'nuckles wishes to be left alone and is immediately finds himself in a Stormalong that contains no other people. It doesn't work out so well for him.


* AnnoyingLaugh: Coudle Trouble.


** "You think you're RED-y for my rhymes? You'll soon be GREEN as envious limes! I see you're not YELLOW, fellow, ''but I don't want to make you BLUE, SO GET A CLUE, AND '''PUR-PULL THE PLUG BEFORE YOU PLAY, OR I'LL ARRANGE A RAINBOW ON YOUR PARADE!'''''

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** "You think you're RED-y for my rhymes? You'll soon be GREEN as envious limes! I see you're not YELLOW, fellow, ''but I don't want to make you BLUE, SO GET A CLUE, AND '''PUR-PULL THE PLUG BEFORE YOU PLAY, OR I'LL ARRANGE OR-RANGE A RAINBOW ON YOUR PARADE!'''''


* AccidentalTruth: In "These Boots Were Made for Walking (On Your Face)," K'nuckles tells a pair of thugs searching for Flapjack to search for him in a pile of old diapers as that is one of Flapjack's favorite hiding places, while he sneaks off to talk to Bubbie. However, it turns out Flapjack really was hiding in the pile of diapers and the thugs capture him.

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* AccidentalTruth: In "These Boots Were Made for Walking (On Your Face)," K'nuckles tells a pair of thugs searching for Flapjack to search for him in a pile of old diapers as that is one of Flapjack's favorite hiding places, while he sneaks off to talk to Bubbie. However, it turns out Flapjack really was ''really was'' hiding in the a pile of diapers and the thugs capture him.



* AreYouPonderingWhatImPondering?: Happens in "Low Tidings," although K'nuckles response to the question ("That Scoops Pennington is a hack?") does at least follow logically from what had gone before. Flapjack was actually suggesting that they take the place of the two sick actors in the Low Tide Day pageant.

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* AreYouPonderingWhatImPondering?: AreYouPonderingWhatImPondering: Happens in "Low Tidings," although K'nuckles response to the question ("That Scoops Pennington is a hack?") does at least follow logically from what had gone before. Flapjack was actually suggesting that they take the place of the two sick actors in the Low Tide Day pageant.



* TheBeard: Flapjack for K'nuckles... Literally, as in, he disguised himself as K'nuckle's beard so he wouldn't be ashamed of himself. This is odd, because one episode implies that K'nuckles' odd blue coloration is, in fact, a weapons-grade case of PermaStubble... Which may itself be false.

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* TheBeard: Flapjack for K'nuckles... Literally, as in, he disguised himself as K'nuckle's K'nucklesboa beard so he wouldn't be ashamed of himself. This is odd, because one episode implies that K'nuckles' odd blue coloration is, in fact, a weapons-grade case of PermaStubble... Which may itself be false.



* BigWhat: One that extends to the TheEnd screen.

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* BigWhat: One that extends to the TheEnd screen.screen of "S.S. K'nuckles."



* CoolShip: Flapjack calls Bubbie: "The fastest ship in the sea," despite, you know, Bubbie ''being a whale''.

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* CoolShip: Flapjack calls Bubbie: Bubbie, "The fastest ship in the sea," sea" despite, you know, Bubbie ''being a whale''.



* CreepyMonotone: Doctor Barber. [[VerbalTic Mmm. Yes]].

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* CreepyMonotone: Doctor Barber. [[VerbalTic Mmm. Yes]].Yes.]]


And that just barely touches the surface of this Creator/CartoonNetwork animated series set in the screwed-up port town of [[NotSoSafeHarbor Stormalong Harbor]]. To make a long story short, this show is [[NightmareFace very]], [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar very]], [[WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs very]], [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids very]], ''[[DerangedAnimation very]]'' [[WidgetSeries weird]].

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And that just barely touches the surface of this Creator/CartoonNetwork animated series set in the screwed-up port town of [[NotSoSafeHarbor Stormalong Harbor]]. To make a long story short, this show is [[NightmareFace very]], [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar very]], [[WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs very]], [[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids very]], ''[[DerangedAnimation very]]'' [[WidgetSeries weird]].


* LaughTrack: Used in "Please Retire" and "Under the Sea Monster". WordOfGod says this (and the "drawn in front of the live studio" gag) was included because he felt [[CreatorBacklash they wern't the strongest of the episodes]].


It's worth pointing out that since Flapjack's end, many of its key writers and storyboard artists have gone on to create their own series which went on to gain critical acclaim shortly afterwards, including Pendleton Ward (''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime''), J.G. Quintel (''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''), Alex Hirsch (''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls''), and Patrick [=McHale=] (''WesternAnimation/OverTheGardenWall''). Van Orman himself went on to co-produce the [[SpiritualSuccessor similarly-humoured]] ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig'' for Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} and ''WesternAnimation/HomeAdventuresWithTipAndOh'' for Creator/{{Netflix}}, and is [[http://www.cartoonbrew.com/feature-film/flapjack-creator-thurop-van-orman-direct-angry-birds-2-151029.html currently co-directing the sequel to The Angry Birds Movie]].

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It's worth pointing out that since Flapjack's end, many of its key writers and storyboard artists have gone on to create their own series which went on to gain critical acclaim shortly afterwards, including Pendleton Ward (''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime''), J.G. Quintel (''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''), Alex Hirsch (''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls''), and Patrick [=McHale=] (''WesternAnimation/OverTheGardenWall''). Van Orman himself went on to co-produce the [[SpiritualSuccessor similarly-humoured]] similarly-humored]] ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig'' for Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} and ''WesternAnimation/HomeAdventuresWithTipAndOh'' for Creator/{{Netflix}}, and is [[http://www.cartoonbrew.com/feature-film/flapjack-creator-thurop-van-orman-direct-angry-birds-2-151029.html currently co-directing the sequel to The Angry Birds Movie]].



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You can now vote for your favourite favorite episode by heading over to the [[https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/crowner.php/BestEpisode/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack Best Episode Crowner!]]



* AccidentalTruth: In "These Boots Were Made for Walking (On Your Face,)" K'nuckles tells a pair of thugs searching for Flapjack to search for him in a pile of old diapers as that is one of Flapjack's favourite hiding places, while he sneaks off to talk to Bubbie. However, it turns out Flapjack really was hiding in the pile of diapers and the thugs capture him.

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* AccidentalTruth: In "These Boots Were Made for Walking (On Your Face,)" Face)," K'nuckles tells a pair of thugs searching for Flapjack to search for him in a pile of old diapers as that is one of Flapjack's favourite favorite hiding places, while he sneaks off to talk to Bubbie. However, it turns out Flapjack really was hiding in the pile of diapers and the thugs capture him.



* AxCrazy: The townsfolk of Stormalong in general can turn into violence without much prompting.

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* AxCrazy: The townsfolk of Stormalong Harbor in general can turn into violence without much prompting.



* CallBack: At the end of "Rye Ruv Roo," [[spoiler:a newspaper is shown with the Colonel elected as mayor]]. Guess who wins at the end of "Mayor May Not?"

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* CallBack: At the end of "Rye Ruv Roo," [[spoiler:a newspaper is shown with the Colonel elected as mayor]]. Guess who wins at the end of "Mayor May Not?"Not" several episode later?



* CardCarryingVillain: The "Low Tidings Special" reveals that a considerable number of the Stormalong townsfolk (including Captain K'nuckles) are perfectly aware of their less than morally acceptable and savoury character and try to hide to avoid supernatural retribution until [[spoiler: the SpoofAesop becomes also about being proud about their choices in life and band together to fight for their right to be evil.]]

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* CardCarryingVillain: The "Low Tidings Special" reveals that a considerable number of the Stormalong townsfolk (including Captain K'nuckles) are perfectly aware of their less than morally acceptable and savoury savory character and try to hide to avoid supernatural retribution until [[spoiler: the SpoofAesop becomes also about being proud about their choices in life and band together to fight for their right to be evil.]]



** "Adventuuure!"

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** "Adventuuure!""Adventure!"



* DerangedAnimation: The visually deranged imagery of deformed faces, weird creatures and surreal situations is one thing, but the deranged behaviour of the characters and the script in particular are deranged on another level alltogether.

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* DerangedAnimation: The visually deranged imagery of deformed faces, weird creatures and surreal situations is one thing, but the deranged behaviour behavior of the characters and the script in particular are deranged on another level alltogether.



-->Oh, tryin' to be friends, but people are jerks,
-->So I'm gonna put some fleas on you
-->[[InnocentInaccurate And the fleas'll have the plague, and they'll make you cough a lot,]]
-->[[InnocentInaccurate And then you'll be to sick too hurt my feelings anymore.]]

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-->Oh, tryin' to be friends, but people are jerks,
-->So
jerks,\\
So
I'm gonna put some fleas on you
-->[[InnocentInaccurate
you\\
[[InnocentInaccurate
And the fleas'll have the plague, and they'll make you cough a lot,]]
-->[[InnocentInaccurate
lot,]]\\
[[InnocentInaccurate
And then you'll be to sick too hurt my feelings anymore.]]



** ''Under the Sea Monster'' shows that the community of Stormalong punishes falsely ringing the alarm bell for sea monsters (even if it was by mistake) by removing the perpetrator's hands that rang it, his mouth that uttered it and his tongue for saying it and they are then banished for life in which case it means being catapulted into the ocean with a giant straw in their mouth.

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** ''Under "Under the Sea Monster'' Monster" shows that the community of Stormalong punishes falsely ringing the alarm bell for sea monsters (even if it was by mistake) by removing the perpetrator's hands that rang it, his mouth that uttered it and his tongue for saying it and they are then banished for life in which case it means being catapulted into the ocean with a giant straw in their mouth.



* EldritchLocation: The area of the ocean that lies West of Stormalong, which is said to lead to the edge of the world. Just uttering the word "West" there summons sea monsters, and while the horrifying visions Knuckles and Flapjack have are brought on by drinking sea water, there seems to be *something* abnormal with the area.

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* EldritchLocation: The area of the ocean that lies West of Stormalong, which is said to lead to the edge of the world. Just uttering the word "West" there summons sea monsters, and while the horrifying visions Knuckles and Flapjack have are brought on by drinking sea water, there seems to be *something* ''something'' abnormal with the area.



* FriendOrIdolDecision: A variation. In "Flapjack Goes To Party", he must choose between hiding his true identity and shunning his "family" to win the approval of his peers or admit that he is that "weirdo Flapjack" and forever be an outcast...he chooses option B obviously.

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* FriendOrIdolDecision: A variation. In "Flapjack Goes To Party", he must choose between hiding his true identity and shunning his "family" to win the approval of his peers or admit that he is that "weirdo Flapjack" and forever be an outcast...outcast.. .he chooses option B obviously.



* {{Gonk}} / GrotesqueGallery: Virtually everyone that isn't the three main leads are this.

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* {{Gonk}} / GrotesqueGallery: {{Gonk}}[=/=]GrotesqueGallery: Virtually everyone that isn't the three main leads are this.



* HeroicComedicSociopath: Doctor Barber is usually on the side of Flapjack and K'Nuckles, and often helps them. This doesn't mean that he is above performing grotesque experiments or generally being creepy, however.

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* HeroicComedicSociopath: Doctor Barber is usually on the side of Flapjack and K'Nuckles, K'nuckles, and often helps them. This doesn't mean that he is above performing grotesque experiments or generally being creepy, however.



** If you were a treasure chest, you would LIE at the bottom of the ocean! You would LIE in a LIEGHTHOUSE full of LIEONS and LIEMA BEANS!

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** If you were a treasure chest, you would LIE at the bottom of the ocean! You would LIE in a LIEGHTHOUSE ''LIE''GHTHOUSE full of LIEONS ''LIE''ONS and LIEMA ''LIE''MA BEANS!



* HypocriticalHumor: Bubbie, frequently. She'll give k'Nuckles no end of grief for not being a good role model and later she does EXACTLY what she berated K'Nuckles for. Flapjack calls her on it frequently, too.

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* HypocriticalHumor: Bubbie, frequently. She'll give k'Nuckles K'nuckles no end of grief for not being a good role model and later she does EXACTLY what she berated K'Nuckles for. Flapjack calls her on it frequently, too.



* JerkAss/ JerkWithAHeartOfGold: K'nuckles and a few other Stormalong residents, DependingOnTheWriter.

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* JerkAss/ JerkWithAHeartOfGold: JerkAss[=/=]JerkWithAHeartOfGold: K'nuckles and a few other Stormalong residents, DependingOnTheWriter.



-->'''K'nuckles:''' "What d'ya got?"
-->'''Player:''' '''"Pair of TWOS!!!"'''
-->'''K'nuckles:''' (shows hand) "Pair of threes."
--->(Player runs off crying)

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-->'''K'nuckles:''' "What d'ya got?"
-->'''Player:'''
got?"\\
'''Player:'''
'''"Pair of TWOS!!!"'''
-->'''K'nuckles:'''
TWOS!!!"'''\\
'''K'nuckles:'''
(shows hand) "Pair of threes."
--->(Player
"\\
(Player
runs off crying)



** They devoted an entire episode for this, and it's pretty much the only reason for stand-up comedian Punsy [=McKale=]'s existence. He doesn't take it well when he is on the receiving end of some punny put-downs or when people stop finding him funny, but to his credit he genuinely values them so much that he bonds with [[spoiler: his ex-rival Peppermint Larry]] because he is the only one who appreciates them as much.

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** They devoted an entire episode for this, and it's pretty much the only reason for stand-up comedian Punsy [=McKale=]'s [=McHale=]'s existence. He doesn't take it well when he is on the receiving end of some punny put-downs or when people stop finding him funny, but to his credit he genuinely values them so much that he bonds with [[spoiler: his ex-rival Peppermint Larry]] because he is the only one who appreciates them as much.



** The episode "Whale Times" makes reference to the programming block the series aired on in the United States.
-->'''Flapjack:''' Bubbie sure knocked him down to size!
-->'''K'nuckles:''' Har! Har! Tharsday!

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** The episode "Whale Times" makes reference to the Cartoon Network programming block the series aired on in the United States.
States at the time.
-->'''Flapjack:''' Bubbie sure knocked him down to size!
-->'''K'nuckles:'''
size!\\
'''K'nuckles:'''
Har! Har! Tharsday!



** a UsefulNotes/VirtualBoy vibe from that sequence in "How The West Was Fun"?

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** a A UsefulNotes/VirtualBoy vibe from that sequence in "How The West Was Fun"?



* ThatLiarLies: You LIED! If you were a treasure chest, you would LIE at the bottom of the ocean! You would LIE in a LIEGHTHOUSE full of LIEONS and LIEMA BEANS!

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* ThatLiarLies: You LIED! If you were a treasure chest, you would LIE at the bottom of the ocean! You would LIE in a LIEGHTHOUSE ''LIE''GHTHOUSE full of LIEONS ''LIE''ONS and LIEMA ''LIE''MA BEANS!



* ToiletTeleportation: In "Liar, Liar, You For Hire?", Flapjack escapes from Captain Johnny's ship by flushing himself down the toilet (whic, for some reason, is connected to Stormalong's sewer system).

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* ToiletTeleportation: In "Liar, Liar, You For Hire?", Flapjack escapes from Captain Johnny's ship by flushing himself down the toilet (whic, (which, for some reason, is connected to Stormalong's sewer system).



* {{Tuckerization}}: Punsy [=McKale=] is named after show animator Patrick [=McHale=]. Unlike most Tuckerizations [[NightmareFuel this is more of a disservice]].

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* {{Tuckerization}}: Punsy [=McKale=] [=McHale=] is named after show animator Patrick [=McHale=]. Unlike most Tuckerizations [[NightmareFuel this is more of a disservice]].


The show debuted June 5, 2008. Towards the end of its run the show became ScrewedByTheNetwork, concluding with a short six-episode third season and a series finale that aired completely unadvertised on August 31, 2010: only people who were subscribed to Van Orman through his Website/DeviantArt page were even aware it was airing. The finale featured [[spoiler:a live-action segment with Thurop (as K'nuckles) and his son (as Flapjack) riding on Bubbie, with the trio deciding they will find a new place to live, leaving Stormalong Harbor for good]].

It's worth pointing out that since Flapjack's cancellation, many of its key writers and storyboard artists have gone on to create their own series which went on to gain critical acclaim shortly afterwards, including Pendleton Ward (''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime''), J.G. Quintel (''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''), Alex Hirsch (''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls''), and Patrick [=McHale=] (''WesternAnimation/OverTheGardenWall''). Van Orman himself went on to co-produce the [[SpiritualSuccessor similarly-humoured]] ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig'' for Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} and ''WesternAnimation/HomeAdventuresWithTipAndOh'' for Creator/{{Netflix}}, and is [[http://www.cartoonbrew.com/feature-film/flapjack-creator-thurop-van-orman-direct-angry-birds-2-151029.html currently co-directing the sequel to The Angry Birds Movie]].

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The show debuted June 5, 2008. Towards the end of its run the show became ScrewedByTheNetwork, unlike Chowder, concluding with a short six-episode third season and a series finale that aired completely unadvertised on August 31, 2010: only people who were subscribed to Van Orman through his Website/DeviantArt page were even aware it was airing. The finale featured [[spoiler:a live-action segment with Thurop (as K'nuckles) and his son (as Flapjack) riding on Bubbie, with the trio deciding they will find a new place to live, leaving Stormalong Harbor for good]].

It's worth pointing out that since Flapjack's cancellation, end, many of its key writers and storyboard artists have gone on to create their own series which went on to gain critical acclaim shortly afterwards, including Pendleton Ward (''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime''), J.G. Quintel (''WesternAnimation/RegularShow''), Alex Hirsch (''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls''), and Patrick [=McHale=] (''WesternAnimation/OverTheGardenWall''). Van Orman himself went on to co-produce the [[SpiritualSuccessor similarly-humoured]] ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig'' for Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} and ''WesternAnimation/HomeAdventuresWithTipAndOh'' for Creator/{{Netflix}}, and is [[http://www.cartoonbrew.com/feature-film/flapjack-creator-thurop-van-orman-direct-angry-birds-2-151029.html currently co-directing the sequel to The Angry Birds Movie]].


* SpiritualSuccessor: [[WebOriginal/FamiliarFaces Chad Rucco]] makes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lHaehH1KxE strangely persuasive case]] in an AprilFoolsDay video that the series could be considered an AnimatedAdaptation of the 1994 Chris Elliot vehicle ''Cabin Boy.''

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* SpiritualSuccessor: [[WebOriginal/FamiliarFaces [[WebVideo/FamiliarFaces Chad Rucco]] makes a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lHaehH1KxE strangely persuasive case]] in an AprilFoolsDay video that the series could be considered an AnimatedAdaptation of the 1994 Chris Elliot vehicle ''Cabin Boy.''

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