History Fanfic / CheerUpEmoGirl

12th Jan '16 6:00:22 PM Gideoncrawle
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* AbusiveParents: All over the place. Gwen's mother and stepfather, both of Lindsay's parents, John Gomez, Andrew Phoenix...
* AlwaysMurder
* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: [[spoiler:Gwen to Heather in chapter 22.]]
* AnyoneCanDie: Where do we ''start?!''
* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:James Cunningham, Lindsay's father.]] Also, [[spoiler:Gary and Shawn Ross.]]
* AxCrazy: Leanne (Lindsay's mother) definitely qualifies, but Shawn Ross takes this UpToEleven. Izzy and her family qualify under this trope as well.
* {{Badass}}: Among others, Lindsay, Duncan, Todd, and Ace.
* BrokenBird: Gwen most definitely qualifies.
* ChekhovsGunman: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.
* CrapsackWorld: Good GOD!
* DepravedBisexual: Leanne.
* DumbBlonde: Averted to hell and back. In this fic, Lindsay is way, ''way'' more competent and intelligent than her canon counterpart.
* EveryoneIsBi: Like you wouldn't believe.
* FriendsWithBenefits: [[spoiler:Gwen and Heather, as of chapter 24.]]
** [[spoiler:Until getting a RelationshipUpgrade as of Chapter 37.]]
* KilledOffForReal: [[AnyoneCanDie A large number of characters,]] most prominently [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]], [[spoiler:Emily (Gwen's mother)]], [[spoiler:Shelly]], [[spoiler:Amber]], [[spoiler:James]], [[spoiler:Leanne]], [[spoiler:Todd (Gwen's father)]], [[spoiler: Rick (Bridgette's father)]], [[spoiler: Gary]], [[spoiler: Shawn]]...
* KnifeNut: Lindsay. Yes, you read that right.
** Downplayed in later chapters, where she carries a knife more out of necessity rather than fascination.
* LampshadeHanging: A big one happens in Chapter 35 when Jhonen Hodder tells his mom about [[CrapsackWorld how messed up the city is.]]

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* %%* AbusiveParents: All over the place. Gwen's mother and stepfather, both of Lindsay's parents, John Gomez, Andrew Phoenix...
Phoenix, and more.
* AdaptationalIntelligence: Lindsay is far more competent and intelligent than her canon counterpart.
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AlwaysMurder
* %%* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: [[spoiler:Gwen to Heather in chapter 22.]]
* AnyoneCanDie: Where do we ''start?!''
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%%* AnyoneCanDie:
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AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:James Cunningham, Lindsay's father.]] Also, [[spoiler:Gary and Shawn Ross.]]
* %%* AxCrazy: Leanne (Lindsay's mother) definitely qualifies, and Izzy and her family, but Shawn Ross takes this UpToEleven. Izzy and her family qualify under this trope as well.
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UpToEleven.
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{{Badass}}: Among others, Lindsay, Duncan, Todd, and Ace.
* %%* BrokenBird: Gwen most definitely qualifies.
Gwen.
* ChekhovsGunman: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do more common devices is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.
* CrapsackWorld: Good GOD!
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%%* CrapsackWorld:
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DepravedBisexual: Leanne.
* DumbBlonde: Averted to hell and back. In this fic, Lindsay is way, ''way'' more competent and intelligent than her canon counterpart.
* EveryoneIsBi: Like you wouldn't believe.
%%* EverybodyHasLotsOfSex: This includes our heroines, too.
%%* EveryoneIsBi:
* FriendsWithBenefits: [[spoiler:Gwen and Heather, as of chapter 24.]]
** [[spoiler:Until getting a RelationshipUpgrade as of Chapter 37.]]
* KilledOffForReal: [[AnyoneCanDie A large number of characters,]] most prominently [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]], [[spoiler:Emily (Gwen's mother)]], [[spoiler:Shelly]], [[spoiler:Amber]], [[spoiler:James]], [[spoiler:Leanne]], [[spoiler:Todd (Gwen's father)]], [[spoiler: Rick (Bridgette's father)]], [[spoiler: Gary]], [[spoiler: Shawn]]...
Heather]] start having sex long before they become an actual couple.
* KnifeNut: Lindsay. Yes, you read that right.
** Downplayed
{{Downplayed|trope}} in later chapters, where she carries a knife more out of necessity rather than fascination.
* LampshadeHanging: A big one happens in Chapter 35 The biggest comes when Jhonen Hodder tells his mom about [[CrapsackWorld how messed up the city is.]]



* LipstickLesbian: Lindsay.
* OddFriendship: Gwen and Lindsay. Also Gwen and Heather, [[spoiler:before they get a RelationshipUpgrade.]]
** Lindsay and Heather, the completion of the TrueCompanions trio, do not qualify, as they would be much more likely to be friends (and in the actual Canon, are friends for a while.)
* PedophilePriest: Father Fletcher.
* PervertDad: Joe.
* PoliceBrutality: Smiley.
* PoliticallyIncorrectVillain: Gary Ross, and to a lesser extent, his brother Shawn.
* ReallyGetsAround: Too many characters to list. This includes our heroines, too.
* RelationshipUpgrade: [[spoiler:Gwen and Heather in Chapter 37. They were friends from Chapters 12-24 and FriendsWithBenefits from 24-37.]]
* StacysMom: Several could qualify, but most notably Leanne, Amber, and Ronnie.
* SelfDeprecation: Occurs when characters, usually Lindsay, are making fun of a {{Fanfic}} written by Bridgette, while inadvertently making fun of the meta story itself, by pointing out flaws in Bridgette's story which are traits also shared by the meta story.
* TheStoner: Several characters, among them Lindsay, Gwen, and Amber.
* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]]
* TrueCompanions: Gwen, Lindsay, and Heather.
* TheUnfavorite: Gwen, compared to her little brother (when they were living with their mother, anyway).

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* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: Various characters, most commonly Lindsay, make fun of a {{Fanfic}} written by Bridgette. The flaws in Bridgette's fanfic are also the flaws in the meta story. This is not a coincidence.
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LipstickLesbian: Lindsay.
* %%* OddFriendship: Gwen and Lindsay. Also Gwen and Heather, [[spoiler:before before they get [[spoiler:become a RelationshipUpgrade.couple.]]
** Lindsay and Heather, the completion of the TrueCompanions trio, do not qualify, as they would be much more likely to be friends (and in the actual Canon, are friends for a while.)
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%%* PedophilePriest: Father Fletcher.
* %%* PervertDad: Joe.
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Joe.
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PoliceBrutality: Smiley.
* %%* PoliticallyIncorrectVillain: Gary Ross, and to a lesser extent, his brother Shawn.
* ReallyGetsAround: Too many characters to list. This includes our heroines, too.
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RelationshipUpgrade: [[spoiler:Gwen and Heather in Chapter 37. They were friends from Chapters 12-24 and FriendsWithBenefits from 24-37.]]
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Heather]] become a couple some 14 chapters [[FriendsWithBenefits after they start having sex]].
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StacysMom: Several could qualify, but most Most notably Leanne, Amber, and Ronnie.
* SelfDeprecation: Occurs By the author, when characters, usually Lindsay, are making characters make fun of a {{Fanfic}} written by Bridgette, while inadvertently making fun of the meta story itself, by pointing out Bridgette. The flaws in Bridgette's story which fanfic are traits also shared by the flaws in the meta story.
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story. This is not a coincidence.
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TheStoner: Several characters, among them Lindsay, Gwen, and Amber.
* %%* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth: [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's Bridgette's [[spoiler:father's boyfriend]]
* %%* TrueCompanions: Gwen, Lindsay, and Heather.
* %%* TheUnfavorite: Gwen, compared to her little brother (when they were living with their mother, anyway).



* YouShouldHaveDiedInstead: Lindsay's mom says this to her concerning her uncle's death.

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* %%* YouShouldHaveDiedInstead: Lindsay's mom says this to her concerning her uncle's death.
2nd Jun '15 2:18:06 PM Snowsky
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* AnyoneCanDie: ''Where do we start?!''

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* AnyoneCanDie: ''Where Where do we start?!''''start?!''
5th Feb '14 7:20:05 PM TotalDramaIsAwesome
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* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove: [[spoiler:Gwen to Heather in chapter 22.]]
16th Jan '13 8:48:29 PM HipsterShiningArmor
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4th Jan '13 10:11:08 PM HipsterShiningArmor
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* CheckovsGun: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.

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* CheckovsGun: ChekhovsGunman: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.
4th Jan '13 10:09:09 PM HipsterShiningArmor
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* Checkov'sGun: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.

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* Checkov'sGun: CheckovsGun: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.
4th Jan '13 10:08:54 PM HipsterShiningArmor
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Added DiffLines:

* Checkov'sGun: One of the author's apparent favorite things to do is to pull a minor or one-shot character from an earlier chapter and then give them a major role later on.
2nd Jan '13 2:14:55 PM Snowsky
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* KilledOffForReal: [[CListFodder A large number of characters,]] most prominently [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]], [[spoiler:Emily (Gwen's mother)]], [[spoiler:Shelly]], [[spoiler:Amber]], [[spoiler:James]], [[spoiler:Leanne]], [[spoiler:Todd (Gwen's father)]], [[spoiler: Rick (Bridgette's father)]], [[spoiler: Gary]], [[spoiler: Shawn]]...

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* KilledOffForReal: [[CListFodder [[AnyoneCanDie A large number of characters,]] most prominently [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]], [[spoiler:Emily (Gwen's mother)]], [[spoiler:Shelly]], [[spoiler:Amber]], [[spoiler:James]], [[spoiler:Leanne]], [[spoiler:Todd (Gwen's father)]], [[spoiler: Rick (Bridgette's father)]], [[spoiler: Gary]], [[spoiler: Shawn]]...
2nd Jan '13 2:14:30 PM Snowsky
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* EveryoneIsBi

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* EveryoneIsBiEveryoneIsBi: Like you wouldn't believe.



* KilledOffForReal: A large number of characters, most prominently [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]], [[spoiler:Emily (Gwen's mother)]], [[spoiler:Shelly]], [[spoiler:Amber]], [[spoiler:James]], [[spoiler:Leanne]], [[spoiler:Todd (Gwen's father)]], [[spoiler: Rick (Bridgette's father)]], [[spoiler: Gary]], [[spoiler: Shawn]]...

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* KilledOffForReal: [[CListFodder A large number of characters, characters,]] most prominently [[spoiler:Bridgette's father's boyfriend]], [[spoiler:Emily (Gwen's mother)]], [[spoiler:Shelly]], [[spoiler:Amber]], [[spoiler:James]], [[spoiler:Leanne]], [[spoiler:Todd (Gwen's father)]], [[spoiler: Rick (Bridgette's father)]], [[spoiler: Gary]], [[spoiler: Shawn]]...
27th Dec '12 12:55:58 PM EveryDayImTropering
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* AxCrazy: Leanne (Lindsay's mother) definitely qualifies, but Shawn Ross takes this UpToEleven.

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* AxCrazy: Leanne (Lindsay's mother) definitely qualifies, but Shawn Ross takes this UpToEleven. Izzy and her family qualify under this trope as well.
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