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The school newspaper club is on the verge of shutting down, due to the advent of the school news channel.

  • Abhorrent Admirer: Mrs. Tusk was somewhat flustered, when she heard the false news about Adam having a crush on her.
  • Accidental Truth: Adam writes a slanderous article about Jake having "cheek" implants, which turns out to be true.
  • Blatant Lies: Most of the articles, published in the newspapers.
  • Fake Boobs: Jake has butt cheek implants.
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  • Getting Crap Past the Radar: It's revealed Jake has butt cheek implants.
  • Given Name Reveal: It's revealed Jake's full name is "Jacob P. Spidermonkey".
  • Gullible Lemmings: The people of CDMS, would believe every single lie in the newspaper.
  • Malicious Slander: The papers spread news about Adam being in love with Mrs. Tusk.
  • Outside-Context Problem: Jake keeps taking Adam's comments out of context, to help him with his false news articles.
    Adam: Jake! What's the deal with this bogus article? You're clearly saying that I have a crush on Mrs. Tusk!
    Jake: No I'm not, but you just did. And I quote, "Something something something, blah blah blah, I have a crush on Mrs. Tusk!"
  • School Newspaper News Hound: Jake Spidermonkey.
  • Spinning Paper: Happened a few times.
  • Trope Breaker: When the CDMS News channel comes out, it renders the newspaper obsolete.
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  • TV Never Lies: While the newspaper spouted nothing but lies, the news channel actually told the truth about everything, that is, until Jake became an anchorman.
  • Viewers Are Morons: Or in this case, readers.
  • Weak-Willed: Everyone gets hypnotized, by the idiot box, as soon as Jake turns on the TV to the CDMS News Channel.
  • You Never Asked: The gang works for the school newspaper in this episode and is very passionate in their work. Never before in the series has this job ever been seen or mentioned, nor will we get any reference to it in future episodes.

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