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3rd Dec '17 5:49:35 PM mightymewtron
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* ''WebVideo/SharkJumping'' is dedicated to reviewing TV shows (such as ''SeriesHowIMetYourMother'', ''Series/{{Glee}}'', or ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'') and occasionally even movies, trying to pinpoint the exact moment they jumped the shark.
29th Nov '17 1:36:59 PM queenofthenight16
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* In the season four premiere of ''Series/WizardsOfWaverlyPlace'', Alex lied to the reporters that Lady Gaga was going to jump over a shark tank while riding on a motorcycle.
8th Nov '17 8:55:51 PM DeckardCanine
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* The plot is resolved with one too many plot twists or {{retcon}}s which are [[ShockingSwerve inconsistent with the overall narrative]], [[AssPull poorly executed]], or are just plain stupid, turning the audience away.

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* The plot is resolved with one too many plot twists or {{retcon}}s which are [[ShockingSwerve inconsistent with the overall narrative]], [[AssPull poorly executed]], or are just plain stupid, turning the audience away.
4th Nov '17 1:40:38 PM CyberTiger88
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* One of the writers [[WriterOnBoard puts too much of themselves into the show]], to its detriment. They may use it as a pulpit to [[AuthorTract preach their personal beliefs]] in a [[{{Anvilicious}} heavy-handed manner]], or to display [[AuthorAppeal personal kinks]] which {{squick}} the audience out. Common results include {{author filibuster}}, drastically increased sightings of {{straw character}}s, and {{going cosmic}}.

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* One of the writers [[WriterOnBoard puts too much of themselves into the show]], to its detriment. They may use it as a pulpit to [[AuthorTract preach their personal beliefs]] in a [[{{Anvilicious}} heavy-handed manner]], or to display [[AuthorAppeal personal kinks]] which {{squick}} the audience out. Common results include {{author filibuster}}, drastically increased sightings of {{straw character}}s, {{issue drift}}, and {{going cosmic}}.
24th Sep '17 9:27:39 PM MagBas
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* The unceremonious killing-off of Littlefinger in the already-by-then panned Season 7 of GameOfThrones is near-unanimously considered by critics of the show to be the nadir of the declining quality of the writing and the point of no return for salvaging and preserving any of the show's former intrigue.
24th Sep '17 7:30:16 PM Handle
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* The unceremonious killing-off of Littlefinger in the already-by-then panned Season 7 of GameOfThrones is near-unanimously considered by critics of the show to be the nadir of the declining quality of the writing and the point of no return for salvaging and preserving any of the show's former intrigue.
14th Sep '17 4:57:28 PM Linda58
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** An episode featured a kid who is believed to be the third Winchester brother. The name of the episode? [[LampshadeHanging Jump the Shark]]. Oh yeah, and the diner where they meet the kid? CousinOliver's. Complete with a poster advertising "Fonzarelli's Water Skiing Event".

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** An episode featured a kid who is believed to be the third Winchester brother. The name of the episode? [[LampshadeHanging Jump the Shark]]. Oh yeah, and the diner where they meet the kid? CousinOliver's. Complete with a poster advertising "Fonzarelli's Water Skiing Event". Played with in that [[spoiler:he really is their brother, but is already dead, and he stays dead]].
1st Sep '17 1:46:58 PM Taki2007
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* ''Creator/VinDiesel'' jumps the submarine in the eighth ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious'' film. Also a kind of ''Main/BilingualBonus'' when you realize that the sub is an "Akula" class sub.

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* ''Creator/VinDiesel'' VinDiesel jumps the submarine in the eighth ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious'' film. Also a kind of ''Main/BilingualBonus'' BilingualBonus when you realize that the sub is an "Akula" class sub.
1st Sep '17 1:43:21 PM Taki2007
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* ''Creator/VinDiesel'' jumps the submarine in the eighth ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious'' film. Also a kind of ''Main/BilingualBonus'' when you realize that the sub is an "Akula" class sub.
4th Aug '17 3:43:48 AM SeptimusHeap
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* The upcoming second season premier of Disney's ''ZekeAndLuther'', "Zeke Jumps the Shark", promises to be ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.

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* The upcoming second season premier of Disney's ''ZekeAndLuther'', ''Series/ZekeAndLuther'', "Zeke Jumps the Shark", promises to be ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.
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