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Apple-Bolts by Evil-DeC0Y Apple-Bolts by Evil-DeC0Y
Happy new head canons for everybody!

This is a lot like my Spike and Celestia comic, it's an interesting idea, and although I don't believe it, I could see others doing so.

If the writers ever decide that they wanted Applejack's parents to be alive, this could be one way to do it.
It actually wouldn't be that hard to do, if the Wonderbolts are a branch of the Equestrian military, then AJ's parents wouldn't be around very much, (which could make a good episode, now that I think about it, sort of like a returning soldier thing and Applebloom is nervous about it).
They might not have been at the family reunion because they were needed elsewhere, which would be obvious to everyone so there'd be no need to mention them.
I say that if Twilight can have a brother that no one knew about, that is the Captain of the Royal Guard, then Applejack can have parents no one has seen that are Wonderbolts.

Some of you might say "Why did you pick those colors for AJ's parents? They aren't at all similar to the other Apples.". The reason I did so was because I based them on this painting on the wall (which is a parody of the painting American Gothic) at sweet apple acres [link] . Also the similarities of colors between two ponies coats hasn't always been shown to represent familial connections.

:iconapplejackshrugplz: Pony genetics... how do they work?!
If need be, you can imagine that Granny Smith's husband was a Pegasus, and one of Applejack's grandparents on the other side of the family was a pegasus, or that a great-great-uncle on the mother's side alone as a pegasus, according to Mr. cakes logic, or that it's a fan comic making a joke abot magical flying ponies and get over it :p!

Also, the beginning is supposed to be slightly confusing.

Now if only someone could think up some names for them...

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:iconfrost-comet:
This is a bit funny and still sweet at the same time. This brings in new thoughts to AJ's parents and new ideas to where they are. I find that Pegasus pony parents(say that three times fast!)are highly strange to earth ponies . I really do hope you make more concerning why the parents do not live at the farm, but over all the originality in this is at a high rate. This is something I would like to see more of in young artists and you show lots of good imagination in you're case. I loved the comic and you really did a wonderful job.
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Sorry for the stingy rating, but I wasn't entirely sure what to give this. It's nicely done and a very interesting twist on the Apple Family. Artwork is nice and very clean, practically show quality, and the colors are well defined. Certainly put a wide grin on my face.

This is my first critique, so sorry if it's a little short in the "critique" part.

One has to wonder, however, how two Pegasi conceive three Earth Pony kids. You'd think at least one of them would be a Pegasus too.

One also has to wonder; if the Apples are Wonderbolts, why hasn't Rainbow Dash pestered Applejack to meet them already :p She'd want any way to get in.
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jedipat Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2014
I wonder what Rainbow Dash would think if she knew AJ's parents were part of the Wonderbolts. She'd probably either be amazed or freak out.
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:iconlegend-seeker-mlp:
Legend-Seeker-MLP Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Ha! That is beautiful!
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:iconfansyboots:
Fansyboots Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2014
My theory came from the fact that Applejack's parents seem to leave behind synthetic contrails (trails of condensed water from an
aircraft at high altitude, seen as white streaks against the sky) when in the air suggesting that their suits are propelled by engines, 
where as other 
pegasi like Rainbow Dash leave behind more natural looking contrails.
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:iconcommanderfandomfluff:
CommanderFandomFluff Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
omigersh XD
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:iconfansyboots:
Fansyboots Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2014
My theory is that their wings are experimental flight mechanisms used by handicapped Wonderbolts that lost their ability to fly and Applejack's parents are testing them because Earth ponies tend to be physically stronger than unicorns and pegasi due to relying only on their physical prowess as they don't have the luxury of magic or flight for everyday duties.
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:iconspiral05:
Spiral05 Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2014
you would make a great  story writer.
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:iconredboy262:
RedBoy262 Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I have a solution to why 2 earth ponies can give birth to a Pegasus! Pennant squares baby!
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:iconarancaytar:
Arancaytar Featured By Owner Edited Dec 2, 2014
Punnet, I think.

They'd still need to beat the odds at least three times, but sure, I guess it's possible.
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:iconyou-monster:
You-Monster Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014
this is brilliant
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:iconparadoxalorder:
ParadoxalOrder Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
...... buh..... gah..... wha...... brain.... hurts..... :crazy:
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:iconpkemonlover122333:
pkemonlover122333 Featured By Owner May 24, 2014
SHE IS RIGHT expect ummm granny smith 
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:icon5150animator:
5150animator Featured By Owner May 17, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
...It all makes SENSE.
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:icondbzfan12:
DBZFan12 Featured By Owner May 17, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Two pegasi, one of which is the son or daughter of at least one earth pony, are the parents of three earth ponies...
Translation: DNA's a bitch.
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:iconmacyishere:
MacyIsHere Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Mabelpines 
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:iconmlpegasis4898:
MLPegasis4898 Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Now everything makes sense!!! :omg: :omg: :omg:
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:iconwolves-are-coool:
Wolves-are-coool Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
That WOULD make an interesting episode....
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:iconstormalchemist15:
StormAlchemist15 Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
...seems legit.
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:iconprowerpowertothemax4:
ProwerPowertotheMax4 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014  Professional General Artist
Oh...is it, really?
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:iconfoxtail247:
Foxtail247 Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
Who ARE the Apple's parent's?
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:icondbzfan12:
DBZFan12 Featured By Owner May 17, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Well, here's a quote from from the MLP Wiki:
"The whereabouts of Applejack's parents is touched on in the episode Apple Family Reunion. At the end of the episode, the shot fades to a view of Sweet Apple Acres as two shooting stars fly through the sky. The shooting stars are meant to represent Applejack's parents, according to storyboard artist Sabrina Alberghetti.<font size="1"> </font>Lauren Faust had previously mentioned that the whereabouts of Applejack's parents has not been planned, and that the show is unlikely to mention that they've passed away. Faust stated she wanted that to be the case."
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:iconfoxtail247:
Foxtail247 Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
That makes more sense
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:iconmuddyfudger:
MuddyFudger Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I like this idea. It's far better that Applejack actually being an orphan...
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:iconsigel4ever:
sigel4ever Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2014  Student General Artist
mystery solved!
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:iconukulelemoon:
UkuleleMoon Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Definitely a lot happier than what is probably the truth. I hope they eventually go into what happened to the Apples in the future. The show probably won't but the comic might.
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:iconprincesscassyfim:
PrincessCassyFIM Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2013  Student Artist
wow
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:iconkomatsuzaki-xingqi:
Komatsuzaki-Xingqi Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Last panel gets me everytime! :iconpinkiehpie: 

"Oh come on honey, don't be ridiculous~!" 
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:iconlovepikanizzy:
LovePikaNizzy Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
It looks to me that Applebloom's just about to cry. Is it supposed to be like that?
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:iconevil-dec0y:
Evil-DeC0Y Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
No, I was trying to give her a neutral expression.
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:iconmustachebat:
Mustachebat Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
... I accept this headcannon... I'm positive this has been said before, but I feel like I need to.
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:iconflutter-shed:
Flutter-SHED Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
nice
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:iconsongmina:
SongMina Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013
Intresting.. :floss: 
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:iconponycleverblue:
PonyCleverBlue Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Ok... I knew there was something about these stars flying over every time there's a familly reunion xD
About pony genetics... I think it's a brand new field of science... erm, I meaned "magic" that can be researched at Celestia's academy ^^
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:iconrd3d:
rd3d Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2013  Hobbyist
genetics!!! it was you all the time you stupid ugly genetics.
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:iconeletricspark:
EletricSpark Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Maybe the apple family were all pegasi, but an evil King Sombra  fought AppleJack's parents and in the end, they all were fine, but lost their wings.   



:icontwilightwasrightplz:
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:icondrx-raven:
DrX-Raven Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2013
Raven: ........ Two pegasi are parents of Earth Ponies.......... I'll go off and bury logic......
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:iconpyramidhead90:
PyramidHead90 Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2013
Lock Pinkie Pie in a portable toilet and set it on fire if i'm wrong, but didn't two standard horses give birth to a pegasus and a unicorn?  Or were you like me and did you assume Mr. Cake wasn't the father?
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Racingunicorn653 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2013

hahaha love this

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:iconglitterqueen:
GlitterQueen Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2013
Love it!
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:iconreginastarfire:
ReginaStarfire Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2013
Funny, but no.
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:icongezzii:
Gezzii Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013
How come no?
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:iconsarcasticleaves:
SarcasticLeaves Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013
That would be way too awesome! :giggle: This is perfect! :D
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:iconpkmntrainerfixc:
PKMNTrainerFixc Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2013
Apple Strudel (Male) and Apple Powder
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:iconkylemon73:
kylemon73 Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2013
isn't apple studel already a pony? the German looking one?
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:iconlordoffantasy:
Lordoffantasy Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2013
could be possible. then again maybe that is the reason why we don't see scootaloo parents that often.
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:iconzdforrest:
ZDForrest Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013  Student Filmographer
That's interesting!
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:iconkataang6201:
Kataang6201 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Student General Artist
It all makes sense now..
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:icontb2374:
TB2374 Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
if they're both pegasi, how come nopony else in their family is?! o.o
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Bubble-soap Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I'm Ssuming it's the same reason the cake twins are a Pegasus and a unicorn even though at least one of their parents was an earth pony.
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TB2374 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
seems legit :/
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Jollykins Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2013
Granny smith?
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