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22nd Jul '17 8:37:52 PM Jeduthun
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* AndSomeOtherStuff: We're told that the characters made something dangerous, but the ingredients aren't shown, to prevent [[TooDumbToLive idiots]] from [[DontTryThisAtHome trying this at home]].
31st May '17 5:57:19 PM BunnyStar
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* InformedAttribute: We are told that Alice is smart/funny/ugly/pretty/can turn into a bat, but we never see any evidence for this.

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* InformedAttribute: We are told that Alice is smart/funny/ugly/pretty/can turn into a bat, smart/funny/ugly/pretty/a vampire, but we never see any evidence for this.
4th Feb '17 9:16:28 AM Josef5678
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* Administrivia/JustAFaceAndACaption: Images for tropes should ''show'' the trope being used, rather than just have the caption tell how the trope is used in the image.
4th Jan '17 8:24:19 AM justanid
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!!Tropes:

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!!Tropes:!Tropes:
28th Oct '16 6:00:20 AM Hjortron18
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[[quoteright:164:[[Webcomic/SluggyFreelance http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/donttellus.png]]]]
[[caption-width-right:164:Unless, of course, you are [[LampshadeHanging Lampshading it]] [[PlayedForLaughs for laughs.]]]]



[[quoteright:164:[[Webcomic/SluggyFreelance http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/donttellus.png]]]]
[[caption-width-right:164:Unless, of course, you are [[LampshadeHanging Lampshading it]] [[PlayedForLaughs for laughs.]]]]
21st Oct '16 10:08:52 PM Josef5678
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For example, say Alice is a {{Badass}}:

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For example, say Alice is a {{Badass}}:
badass:
1st Oct '16 12:54:26 PM BunnyStar
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* CharacterShilling: "Wow," said Alice, "Bob is the most amazing guy in this whole story, isn't he?" "He sounds wonderful; I can't wait to meet him," said Carol.

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* CharacterShilling: "Wow," said Alice, "Bob "Bad Bob is the most amazing guy in this whole story, the world, isn't he?" "He sounds wonderful; I can't wait to meet him," him in person." said Carol.
16th Jan '16 1:53:13 AM Anddrix
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* AndThatsTerrible: When the narrator reminds the audience, [[ViewersAreMorons in case they missed it]], that what the villain did was terrible. [[HypocriticalHumor Which is a bad device and shouldn't be used.]]

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* AndThatsTerrible: When the narrator reminds the audience, [[ViewersAreMorons in case they missed it]], it, that what the villain did was terrible. [[HypocriticalHumor Which is a bad device and shouldn't be used.]]
11th Jan '16 6:28:13 PM Josef5678
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* MeaningfulName: A quick (some might even say lazy) way to let us know what a character is like.
23rd Dec '15 3:56:53 PM eroock
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->"A little less conversation, a little more action..."

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->"A ->''"A little less conversation, a little more action...""''
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