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* CrazyAwesome: Jessica. She deals with dine-and-dashers by hitting them with her van, and then taking the one that escaped out by hitting him with a thrown onion.

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* CrazyAwesome: %%* Crazy Awesome: Jessica. She deals with dine-and-dashers by hitting them with her van, and then taking the one that escaped out by hitting him with a thrown onion.


* MemeticMutation: It's become popular to recreate the "Neutral Face of Displeasure" scene with characters from other fandoms.

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* MemeticMutation: It's become popular to recreate the "Neutral Face of Displeasure" scene with characters from other fandoms.fandoms.
** "Garbage man is right. Promote him to garbage boss."[[labelnote:explanation]]Jessica's comment on a janitor being able to explain FourIsDeath is also used as a reaction image to people or characters that are massively disliked but [[JerkassHasAPoint still manage to say something correct]].[[/labelnote]]


* CaliforniaDoubling: One episode shows Honey driving around the Orlando Airport and having a meltdown. The surroundings are very obviously the terminals at LAX.



* MemeticMutation: It's become popular to recreate the "Neutral Face of Displeasure" scene with characters from other fandoms.
* SpotlightStealingSquad: Louis and Jessica generally have much more focus than Eddie himself. An example of Administrivia/TropesAreNotBad, as both are recognized as the funniest parts of the show.

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* MemeticMutation: It's become popular to recreate the "Neutral Face of Displeasure" scene with characters from other fandoms.
* SpotlightStealingSquad: Louis and Jessica generally have much more focus than Eddie himself. An example of Administrivia/TropesAreNotBad, as both are recognized as the funniest parts of the show.
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* MemeticMutation: It's become popular to recreate the "Neutral Face of Displeasure" scene with characters from other fandoms.


* SpotlightStealingSquad: Louis and Jessica generally have much more focus than Eddie himself. An example of TropesAreNotBad, as both are recognized as the funniest parts of the show.

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* SpotlightStealingSquad: Louis and Jessica generally have much more focus than Eddie himself. An example of TropesAreNotBad, Administrivia/TropesAreNotBad, as both are recognized as the funniest parts of the show.


* FridgeBrilliance:
** Some of the more surreal aspects of his family in the show (Emery's ridiculous success with girls, his mother's omniscience about croutons, Nicole's dance when she enters the yard) indicate that this is an UnreliableNarrator, which makes sense given Eddie is narrating as an adult.

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%%* AbandonedShipping: Anyone who wanted to see Eddie and Nicole together had that hope dashed with Nicole coming out of the closet.

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* CaliforniaDoubling: One episode shows Honey driving around the Orlando Airport and having a meltdown. The surroundings are very obviously the terminals at LAX.


* HilariousInHindsight: Creator/StanLee cameoed in a season 3 episode. A few months after this episode aired, Randall Park joined the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse, as Agent Jimmy Woo (who makes his big-screen debut in ''Film/AntManAndTheWasp'').

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* HilariousInHindsight: Creator/StanLee cameoed in a season 3 episode. A few months after this episode it aired, Randall Park joined the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse, as Agent Jimmy Woo (who makes his big-screen debut in ''Film/AntManAndTheWasp'').


* HilariousInHindsight: Creator/StanLee cameoed in a season 3 episode, [[spoiler:enjoying a comic Eddie and Emery wrote about their family]]. A few months after this episode aired, Randall Park joined the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse, as Agent Jimmy Woo (who makes his big-screen debut in ''Film/AntManAndTheWasp'').

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* HilariousInHindsight: Creator/StanLee cameoed in a season 3 episode, [[spoiler:enjoying a comic Eddie and Emery wrote about their family]].episode. A few months after this episode aired, Randall Park joined the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse, as Agent Jimmy Woo (who makes his big-screen debut in ''Film/AntManAndTheWasp'').

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* HilariousInHindsight: Creator/StanLee cameoed in a season 3 episode, [[spoiler:enjoying a comic Eddie and Emery wrote about their family]]. A few months after this episode aired, Randall Park joined the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse, as Agent Jimmy Woo (who makes his big-screen debut in ''Film/AntManAndTheWasp'').


* BaseBreaker[=/=]BrokenBase: There are those who side with Eddie Huang (whose memoir serves as the inspiration for this show) and criticize the writers for moving away from the source material and the darker aspects of the real Eddie's childhood (racism, domestic abuse, drugs, etc.) in favor of more traditional sitcom plots that focus more on the idealized fictional versions of Louis and Jessica. The other side prefers the LighterAndSofter approach, saying that the show can still address the darker issues while providing the audience with an entertaining show that features a ethnic group that is greatly underrepresented in American pop culture.

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* BaseBreaker[=/=]BrokenBase: BrokenBase: There are those who side with Eddie Huang (whose memoir serves as the inspiration for this show) and criticize the writers for moving away from the source material and the darker aspects of the real Eddie's childhood (racism, domestic abuse, drugs, etc.) in favor of more traditional sitcom plots that focus more on the idealized fictional versions of Louis and Jessica. The other side prefers the LighterAndSofter approach, saying that the show can still address the darker issues while providing the audience with an entertaining show that features a ethnic group that is greatly underrepresented in American pop culture.


* EnsembleDarkhorse: The show is meant to be about Eddie's childhood, but any viewer is more likely to mention Jessica's one-liners than Eddie's antics.


** The show runs on this regarding Asian Americans, to the point that it's nearly the premise of the show. Many people around the Huangs are InnocentBigots and the double standards are lampshaded. Entire episodes are based on this - why can't Santa be Chinese, and why is Chinese New Year a theme park ride for white guys? Even the name of the show is a somewhat cheeky play at this.

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** The show runs on this regarding Asian Americans, to the point that it's nearly the premise of the show. Many people around the Huangs are InnocentBigots {{Innocent Bigot}}s and the double standards are lampshaded. Entire episodes are based on this - why can't Santa be Chinese, and why is Chinese New Year a theme park ride for white guys? Even the name of the show is a somewhat cheeky play at this.


** The show runs on this regarding Asian Americans, to the point that it's nearly the premise of the show. Many people around the Huangs are InnocentBigots and the double standards are lampshaded. Entire episodes are based on this - why can't Santa be Chinese, and why is Chinese New Year a theme park ride for white guys? Even the name of the show is a somewhat cheeky play at this.



* SpotlightStealingSquad: Louis and Jessica generally have much more focus than Eddie himself. An example of TropesAreNotBad, as both are recognized as the funniest parts of the show.

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* SpotlightStealingSquad: Louis and Jessica generally have much more focus than Eddie himself. An example of TropesAreNotBad, as both are recognized as the funniest parts of the show.

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