- An Aesop: "If you're a hoodlum who hangs with other hoodlums but have a chance to become famous and move up in the world...don't drag your fellow hoodlums along. Just dump those freaks or they'll drag you down!"
- Memetic Mutation: I KILLED THAT FAT BARKEEP!
- Shut up, Iris.
- Moral Event Horizon: Until Mooney kills the barkeep, the gang amused themselves with petty crimes that didn't (physically) hurt anybody.
YMMV / The Beatniks