Gravity Falls (2012–2016)
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The Hand That Rocks the Mabel 

Dipper and Mabel go to see Stan's arch nemesis, a psychic by the name of Lil' Gideon, who becomes obsessed with Mabel.


John Aoshima


Alex Hirsch (creator), Zach Paez | 1 more credit »


Episode complete credited cast:
Kristen Schaal ... Mabel Pines (voice)
Jason Ritter ... Dipper Pines (voice) (as Jason Morgan)
Alex Hirsch ... Grunkle Stan / Soos / Old Man McGucket / Additional Voices (voice)
Linda Cardellini ... Wendy Corduroy (voice)
Kevin Michael Richardson ... Sheriff Blubs (voice)
Gregg Turkington ... Toby Determined (voice)
Will Forte ... Tyler the Cute Biker (voice)
Stephen Root ... Bud Gleeful / Additional Voices (voice)
Thurop Van Orman Thurop Van Orman ... Li'l Gideon (voice)
Eric Bauza ... Additional Voices (voice)
Grey Griffin ... Additional Voices (voice)
April Winchell ... Old Lady / Additional Voices (voice)




Dipper and Mabel check out Grunkle Stan's arch enemy, evil psychic Lil' Gideon, during one of Tent of Telepathy shows. The little brat becomes obsessed with Mabel and decides that she will be his girlfriend, despite her repeated objections. After she gives him a final brush-off, Gideon invokes his psychic powers and declares revenge on the Pines family. Written by Jay Phelps <>

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The code message at the end of the episode reads "Carla, Why won't you call me?" See more »


At the end, Mabel decorates Soos like a big disco ball. Dipper shines a flashlight on him, and he starts rotating clockwise But the reflected lights rotate counterclockwise, slower than Soos is rotating, and are still reflecting when the light is on his back, which is not decorated. See more »


Bud Gleeful: You simply must come in for coffee.
Grunkle Stan: But, but I came...
Bud Gleeful: It's imported! All the way from Colombia!
Grunkle Stan: Wow! I went to jail there once!
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References Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969) See more »

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Yet Another Great Episode of Gravity Falls.

Hi again today I'm going to review another episode my Favorite Show Gravity Falls. Today going to review the Episode The Hand That rocks the Mabel. In this Grunkle Stan's Arch enemy Lil Gideon who is have a show. He tells Dipper and Mabel not to go see him but they do. Anyway Dipper, Mabel and Soos go to see him and he turn be a kid. He becomes obsessed with Mabel be his girlfriend. Anyway Mabel tells Dipper talk to Gideon and goes to him tells Mabel does want to hang anymore. Anyway becomes angry so tried to kill Dipper. So Mabel ends up saving Dipper and swears revenge on them. BOTTOM LINE ANOTHER GREAT EPISODE of Gravity Falls. I'm giving this 'episode a 10 out 10 stars See guys later. Ps check out next the episode of Gravity Falls on Monday on at 8:30PM/7:30PM Central on Disney XD. Piece.

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6 July 2012 (USA) See more »

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