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11th Oct '17 8:56:47 PM Materioptikon
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** Moist von Lipwig created an alter ego to be this. Subverted in that the character was quite awful at being a card sharp, fumbling and missing golden opportunities to cheat. And when the mark left away, gleeful at having conned such a pathetic charlatan, they'd find that the few coins they'd swiped didn't make up for the wallets and watches they were now missing...

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** Moist von Lipwig created an alter ego to be this. Subverted in that the character was quite awful at being a card sharp, fumbling and missing golden opportunities to cheat. And when the mark left away, gleeful at having conned such a pathetic charlatan, they'd find that the few coins they'd swiped didn't make up for the wallets and watches they were now missing...missing. And to add insult to injury, the coins are fake.
22nd Jul '17 1:58:46 PM Materioptikon
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** Moist von Lipwig created an alter ego to be this. Subverted in that the character was quite awful at being a card sharp, fumbling and missing golden opportunities to cheat. And when the mark left away, gleeful at having conned such a pathetic charlatan, they'd find that the few coins they'd swiped didn't make up for the wallets and watches they were now missing...
4th Jun '17 5:50:31 PM jormis29
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* Creator/ClarkGable's character Babe in ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn''.

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* Creator/ClarkGable's character Babe in ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn''.
''Film/NoManOfHerOwn1932''.
26th May '17 10:05:57 AM samitv
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* ''Series/SneakyPete'' has Eddie and Marius both very good at playing cards and conning people. Tate is also good at playing cards.
4th May '17 3:40:32 PM LongTallShorty64
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* Creator/ClarkGable's character Babe in ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn''.
16th Apr '17 5:01:02 AM jamespolk
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* ''Film/TheLadyEve'': Jean is a card sharp from a family of card sharps; her part of the con is to lure gullible and smitten young men into a game where they can be cleaned out by her father. It goes wrong when she falls InLoveWithTheMark.
26th Mar '17 11:51:05 AM nombretomado
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* Matt Damon's character facilitates this role in the ''[[OceansEleven Oceans]]'' trilogy. Also, Brad Pitt and George Clooney clean out a poker school of celebrities in the first movie.

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* Matt Damon's character facilitates this role in the ''[[OceansEleven ''[[Film/OceansEleven Oceans]]'' trilogy. Also, Brad Pitt and George Clooney clean out a poker school of celebrities in the first movie.
2nd Mar '17 10:20:29 AM Chabal2
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* A recurring character type in ''ComicBook/LuckyLuke'', either seen at the poker table or being escorted out of town on a rail after the TarAndFeathers.
14th Dec '16 9:19:06 AM fusilcontrafusil
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"Card ''Shark''" is a variant of the term which doesn't always imply cheating.

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"Card ''Shark''" is a variant of the term which doesn't always imply cheating.
cheating, just a penchant for playing cards.
14th Dec '16 9:18:16 AM fusilcontrafusil
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"Card ''Shark''" is a variant of the term.

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"Card ''Shark''" is a variant of the term.
term which doesn't always imply cheating.
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