History Creator / AaronSorkin

26th Jan '16 9:59:33 AM TrollBrutal
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He has several projects upcoming, including a Steve Jobs biopic and a film based on the scandals of the John Edwards presidential campaign. The {{Creator/HBO}} TV series ''Series/TheNewsroom'', starring Jeff Daniels premiered in 2012 and ended with a shortened final season in December 2014.
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He has several Other projects upcoming, including include a Steve Jobs ''Film/SteveJobs'' biopic and a film based on the scandals of the John Edwards presidential campaign. The {{Creator/HBO}} TV series ''Series/TheNewsroom'', starring Jeff Daniels premiered in 2012 and ended with a shortened final season in December 2014.
14th Dec '15 1:10:02 PM FF32
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Also has a habit of projecting [[AuthorOnBoard his personal life]] into his shows -- duly lampooned on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' (a sketch in which ''Series/TheWestWing'''s characters reenact Sorkin's [[MushroomSamba marijuana hallucinations]]).
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Also has a habit of projecting [[AuthorOnBoard [[WriterOnBoard his personal life]] into his shows -- duly lampooned on ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' (a sketch in which ''Series/TheWestWing'''s characters reenact Sorkin's [[MushroomSamba marijuana hallucinations]]).
30th Nov '15 7:15:04 AM FF32
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* SlidingScaleOfIdealismVsCynicism: An Idealist through and through and goddamn proud of it.
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* SlidingScaleOfIdealismVsCynicism: SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism: An Idealist through and through and goddamn proud of it.
26th Aug '15 10:53:00 PM RushLimborg
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* WalkAndTalk: His stuff is a TropeCodifier, to the point of a moment in ''Series/TheWestWing'' where the characters who've just done it stop and wonder where the heck they're going....
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* WalkAndTalk: His stuff is a TropeCodifier, TropeCodifier (and former TropeNamer: "SorkinWalk"), to the point of a moment in ''Series/TheWestWing'' where the characters who've just done it stop and wonder where the heck they're going....
26th Aug '15 10:52:13 PM RushLimborg
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* WalkAndTalk: His stuff is a TropeCodifier, to the point of a moment in ''Series/TheWestWing'' where the characters who've just done it stop and wonder where the heck they're going....
13th Aug '15 1:42:09 AM MAI742
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** He's also been accused of doing this with leftists (as opposed to liberals) - basically, anyone to the left of him gets the same treatment. He's particularly bad about portraying opponents of free trade.
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** He's also been accused of doing this with leftists (as opposed to liberals) [[UsefulNotes/PoliticalIdeologies socialists and social/modern/'left'-liberals]] - basically, anyone to the left of him gets the same treatment. He's particularly bad about portraying opponents of free trade.(trade-)protectionists.
25th Jul '15 3:29:30 PM Aquillion
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* WalkAndTalk (alternatively known as the SorkinWalk)
2nd Jul '15 9:34:44 PM RushLimborg
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* KirkSummation / BreakThemByTalking / TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: It's almost ripe for parody how many Sorkin storylines end up with someone smacking down someone else (and their point of view) with a rapid-fire CharacterFilibuster. Most apparent in his political shows.
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* KirkSummation / BreakThemByTalking / TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: It's almost ripe for parody how many Sorkin storylines end up with someone smacking down someone else (and their point of view) with a climactic rapid-fire CharacterFilibuster. Most apparent in his political shows.
2nd Jul '15 9:34:08 PM RushLimborg
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* KirkSumnation / BreakThemByTalking / TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: It's almost ripe for parody how many Sorkin storylines end up with someone smacking down someone else (and their point of view) with a rapid-fire CharacterFilibuster. Most apparent in his political shows.
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* KirkSumnation KirkSummation / BreakThemByTalking / TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: It's almost ripe for parody how many Sorkin storylines end up with someone smacking down someone else (and their point of view) with a rapid-fire CharacterFilibuster. Most apparent in his political shows.
2nd Jul '15 9:33:49 PM RushLimborg
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* KirkSumnation / BreakThemByTalking / TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: It's almost ripe for parody how many Sorkin storylines end up with someone smacking down someone else (and their point of view) with a rapid-fire CharacterFilibuster. Most apparent in his political shows.
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