- Acceptable Professional Targets: Network executives and actors.
- Lowest Common Denominator: An In-Universe example due to executive meddling on Hell Hazers II: The Reckoning.Walter Dixon: But you tore it to shreds. You replaced it with cleavage and fart jokes. It was real.
- No Such Thing as Bad Publicity: Another In-Universe example where a death was faked to create buzz about Hell Hazers II: The Reckoning.
- They Changed It, Now It Sucks!: In-Universe example. Dean likes Walter Dixon's script better.Dean: Should've kept Walter's original script. It's actually pretty good.