History Awesome / DonaldDuck

23rd Jul '16 4:23:09 PM nombretomado
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5th Jun '16 9:08:22 AM rafi
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* Future Donald does pretty awesome in the alternate future of Lars Jensen's story "Whatever Happened to Scrooge [=McDuck=]?", specifically by managing to bankrupt Flintheart Glomgold and John Rockerduck with fines by converting the part of Scrooge's empire he inherited (after Scrooge's mysterious disappearance) into a charity organization dedicated to stopping illegal and unfair deals and reporting them to the proper authorities.
* C'mon, Donald is the kind of person who will carve a mountain into an effigy of Napoleon with a chainsaw, in a single night, just so that people will talk about him. This at least deserves a mention.
* In a Italian story,after Uncle Scrooge goes missing, Donald and his nephews travel to an island to retrieve him. Said island is inhabited by big, strong ducks (like two times as tall and three times ad large as Donald). When they get in an ambush,one of them captures Donald... until he sees another trying to do the same to his nephews. He goes full [[PapaWolf uncle wolf]], beating the crap out of him and sending him crying away. They need a whole squad to subdue him.
* Italian stories created Paperinik, a superhero persona for Donald. How is this awesome? Well, in the first story he acted as an avenger of himself, and the very first thing he did was to steal Scrooge's mattress ''while he slept on it''. After graduating from avenger of himself to superhero, he routinely took on what seemed to be impossible odds, and ''won every single time'' (just to make an example: one of his most frequent adversaries is Spectrus, a stage magician/GentlemanThief who can hypnotize everyone with a single look in the eyes, yet Paperinik can fight and defeat him with ''onion juice''). Then, there's ''ComicBook/PaperinikNewAdventures''...

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* Future Donald does pretty awesome in the alternate future of Lars Jensen's story "Whatever Happened to Scrooge [=McDuck=]?", specifically by managing to bankrupt Flintheart Glomgold and John Rockerduck with fines by converting the part of Scrooge's empire he inherited (after Scrooge's mysterious disappearance) into a charity organization dedicated to stopping illegal and unfair deals and reporting them to the proper authorities.
* C'mon, Donald is the kind of person who will carve a mountain into an effigy of Napoleon with a chainsaw, in a single night, just so that people will talk about him. This at least deserves a mention.
* In a Italian story,after Uncle Scrooge goes missing, Donald and his nephews travel to an island to retrieve him. Said island is inhabited by big, strong ducks (like two times as tall and three times ad large as Donald). When they get in an ambush,one of them captures Donald... until he sees another trying to do the same to his nephews. He goes full [[PapaWolf uncle wolf]], beating the crap out of him and sending him crying away. They need a whole squad to subdue him.
* Italian stories created Paperinik, a superhero persona for Donald. How is this awesome? Well, in the first story he acted as an avenger of himself, and the very first thing he did was to steal Scrooge's mattress ''while he slept on it''. After graduating from avenger of himself to superhero, he routinely took on what seemed to be impossible odds, and ''won every single time'' (just to make an example: one of his most frequent adversaries is Spectrus, a stage magician/GentlemanThief who can hypnotize everyone with a single look in the eyes, yet Paperinik can fight and defeat him with ''onion juice''). Then, there's ''ComicBook/PaperinikNewAdventures''...''ComicBook/PaperinikNewAdventures'' (that has [[Awesome/PaperinikNewAdventures own page]]).


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* Future Donald does pretty awesome in the alternate future of Lars Jensen's story "Whatever Happened to Scrooge [=McDuck=]?", specifically by managing to bankrupt Flintheart Glomgold and John Rockerduck with fines by converting the part of Scrooge's empire he inherited (after Scrooge's mysterious disappearance) into a charity organization dedicated to stopping illegal and unfair deals and reporting them to the proper authorities.
* C'mon, Donald is the kind of person who will carve a mountain into an effigy of Napoleon with a chainsaw, in a single night, just so that people will talk about him. This at least deserves a mention.
* In a Italian story,after Uncle Scrooge goes missing, Donald and his nephews travel to an island to retrieve him. Said island is inhabited by big, strong ducks (like two times as tall and three times ad large as Donald). When they get in an ambush,one of them captures Donald... until he sees another trying to do the same to his nephews. He goes full [[PapaWolf uncle wolf]], beating the crap out of him and sending him crying away. They need a whole squad to subdue him.
17th Feb '16 10:27:46 AM Ace1225
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* ''Return to Xanadu'' features Donald saving not only his nephews and uncle, but the entire population of the valley of Xanadu when he heroicly risks his life by first sawing through a metal gate and then opening a sluice gate that was causing the valley to flood in the first place. Notably, it originally took the entire Duck family to close that gate so they could get into the valley. The second time around Donald opens it on his own.
25th Dec '15 1:08:40 PM EDP
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** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5_qS9kcXog It's three minutes in.]]

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** [[http://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5_qS9kcXog com/watch?v=90Cb7iPCE_4 It's three minutes in.]]
19th Nov '15 12:57:55 PM EDP
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** The two stories where Paperinik deals with the Trasformista are full of awesome for everyone involved:
*** "Trasformista" is Italian for MasterOfDisguise... [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin And the Trasformista is incredibly good at disguises]], even able to create LatexPerfection from ''bread crumbs''. Needless to say, the guy committed a large number of capers with ease thanks to this.
*** How Paperinik arrested him the first time: as Donald he told his family he had to be out of town so he could surveil a city-wide event as Paperinik, while he watched with binoculars he noticed ''Donald Duck'', and at this point he swooped in, captured the fake Donald, took off his mask to expose the Trasformista's identity, and left.
*** How did the Trasformista break out? As said above, he created three masks with bread crumbs, and used them intelligently: first he wore the mask of a prison guard so one of his colleagues, seeing him there and apparently tied up after the guard had just left at the end of his turn, would reach the obvious conclusion and come in; then he knocked out the guard, tied him up, and put on him a mask with his face; finally he wore the guard's mask and clothes, waited the end of the guard's turn, and calmly walked out.
*** Near the end of the second story the Trasformista knocks Paperinik out, [[DoNotAdjustYourSet hacks the television signal]], and unmasks Paperinik on live television... Then a second Paperinik enters and exposes himself as Gladstone, a third Paperinik comes in and reveals he's Fethry, and at this point the unmasked Donald, who has freed himself, leads his cousins in jumping and beating him up. End result: the Trasformista is arrested again, and this time he even looks an idiot who Paperinik could get captured by sending there Donald, Gladstone and Fethry without moving from his hideout.
2nd Oct '15 6:18:15 PM nombretomado
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* Italian stories created Paperinik, a superhero persona for Donald. How is this awesome? Well, in the first story he acted as an avenger of himself, and the very first thing he did was to steal Scrooge's mattress ''while he slept on it''. After graduating from avenger of himself to superhero, he routinely took on what seemed to be impossible odds, and ''won every single time'' (just to make an example: one of his most frequent adversaries is Spectrus, a stage magician/GentlemanThief who can hypnotize everyone with a single look in the eyes, yet Paperinik can fight and defeat him with ''onion juice''). Then, there's ''PaperinikNewAdventures''...

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* Italian stories created Paperinik, a superhero persona for Donald. How is this awesome? Well, in the first story he acted as an avenger of himself, and the very first thing he did was to steal Scrooge's mattress ''while he slept on it''. After graduating from avenger of himself to superhero, he routinely took on what seemed to be impossible odds, and ''won every single time'' (just to make an example: one of his most frequent adversaries is Spectrus, a stage magician/GentlemanThief who can hypnotize everyone with a single look in the eyes, yet Paperinik can fight and defeat him with ''onion juice''). Then, there's ''PaperinikNewAdventures''...''ComicBook/PaperinikNewAdventures''...
2nd Sep '15 12:42:21 PM EDP
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*** Paperinik's status as TheDreaded is such that nowadays the RunningGag is that of [[FriendlyEnemy Paperinik saluting criminals he just caught in the act]] and them [[KnowWhenToFoldEm complaining they would have got away had he not shown up while they either get tied up or just go to the closest police station to give themselves in]]. [[AwesomenessIsAForce He doesn't even have to fight most of them anymore]]...
24th Jul '15 5:07:55 AM Morgenthaler
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*** Actually, Donald was manipulated by Pete because although Donald first pranked Mickey by making him slip, Mickey had to take his so-called prank UpToEleven by not just showing an embarrassing black and white screen test of Donald (even though unlike Mickey and the rest of his gang, Donald actually made his debut in color!), but even called his [[WithFriendsLikeThese supposed best friend]] an [[TheUglyDuckling "Ugly Duckling!"]] Given that in a cartoon in that episode, Mickey was the type of person to trick his years long girlfriend, Minnie, into thinking he was about to ''propose'' to her! ... Donald's suspicion was sort of justified.

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*** Actually, Donald was manipulated by Pete because although Donald first pranked Mickey by making him slip, Mickey had to take his so-called prank UpToEleven by not just showing an embarrassing black and white screen test of Donald (even though unlike Mickey and the rest of his gang, Donald actually made his debut in color!), but even called his [[WithFriendsLikeThese supposed best friend]] an [[TheUglyDuckling [[Literature/TheUglyDuckling "Ugly Duckling!"]] Given that in a cartoon in that episode, Mickey was the type of person to trick his years long girlfriend, Minnie, into thinking he was about to ''propose'' to her! ... Donald's suspicion was sort of justified.
17th Jun '15 6:16:51 PM mariic
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17th Jun '15 6:15:43 PM mariic
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-->'''Donald''': [[RageBreakingPoint I've had a bellyful of BOTH you eternal fools!]] [[TheReasonYouSuckSpeech Year in, year out, you bring GRIEF on yourselves all for the sake of GETTING rich, STAYING rich, or getting RICHER still! You'll NEVER be happy, because you always worry about what you'll do NEXT to complicate your OWN GREEDY LIVES!]]
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