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25th Jun '16 4:51:42 PM MorgenReiter
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* "We didn't need that loser anyways!" -- Turns out you ''did'', and you've pretty much [[TooDumbToLive set yourself up for failure]] by getting rid of him/her. Alternatively, [[SpeakOfTheDevil if (s)he's listening]], cue the HeelFaceTurn.

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* "We didn't need that loser anyways!" -- Turns out you ''did'', and you've pretty much [[TooDumbToLive set yourself up for failure]] by getting rid of him/her. Alternatively, [[SpeakOfTheDevil if (s)he's listening]], cue the HeelFaceTurn.HeelFaceTurn[=/=]FaceHeelTurn.
22nd May '16 3:03:10 PM BreadBull
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* "ThisPlaceIsn'tAMess..." -- CueTheFallingObject.

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* "ThisPlaceIsn'tAMess..."This place isn't a mess..." -- CueTheFallingObject.
22nd May '16 3:02:42 PM BreadBull
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* "ThisPlaceIsn'tAMess..." -- CueTheFallingObject.
26th Apr '16 11:05:45 AM Euodiachloris
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* "With these {{Death Trap}}s and EliteMooks in my lair, it is fool-proof. [[EvilGloating The Heroes can never reach me!]] [[EvilLaugh Muahahahahahaha!]]" -- Cue DungeonBypass. That also laugh means they are already knocking on the throne room door.

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* "With these {{Death Trap}}s and EliteMooks in my lair, it is fool-proof. [[EvilGloating The Heroes can never reach me!]] [[EvilLaugh Muahahahahahaha!]]" -- Cue DungeonBypass. That also ill-advised laugh also means they are already knocking just about to knock on the throne room door.



* "The enemy is retreating!" -- They're actually circling around to flank you. (Alternately, they're getting out of the way before [[AlwaysABiggerFish something worse shows up]].) Or [[SchmuckBait leading you back into a massive ambush]]. Take your pick; it's all ending badly.

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* "The enemy is retreating!" -- They're actually circling around to flank you. (Alternately, you or doing some other tactically nifty manoeuvre. Alternately, they're getting out of the way before [[AlwaysABiggerFish something worse shows up]].) Or Or, [[SchmuckBait leading you back into a massive ambush]]. Take your pick; it's all ending badly.



* "Now its power is ''mine''!!!" -- Seconds later, the villain is killed by the ArtifactOfDoom

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* "Now its power is ''mine''!!!" -- Seconds later, the villain is killed by the ArtifactOfDoomArtifactOfDoom... Or, it takes them over and their power belongs to it. Whichever or both.
19th Apr '16 3:24:00 AM StarTropes
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** And a common variation -- "How hard can it be?" -- A lot harder than you think.
14th Apr '16 5:44:13 AM ChilledXSocks
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* "You cannot handle my powers!" -- You'd be surprised to learn how much of your powers they ''can'' handle, [[NoSell if they even affect them at all]]. Even better, ''you'' can't handle ''their'' powers.

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* "You cannot handle my powers!" -- You'd be surprised to learn how much of Not only will they handle your powers they ''can'' handle, with ease, [[NoSell if they it won't even affect make them at all]]. Even better, flinch]]. Bonus points if ''you'' can't cannot handle ''their'' powers.
7th Apr '16 12:37:02 PM ChilledXSocks
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* "You cannot handle my powers!" -- You'd be surprised to learn how much of your powers they ''can'' handle, [[NoSell if they even affect them at all]]. Even better, ''you'' can't handle ''their'' powers.
31st Mar '16 8:24:40 AM Euodiachloris
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* "I think I can take him." -- [[TooDumbToLive No you can't]] [[CurbStompBattle so enjoy that curb.]]

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* "I think I can take him." -- [[TooDumbToLive No No, you can't]] can't;]] [[CurbStompBattle so so, enjoy the taste of that curb.]]



* "NoOneCouldSurviveThat." -- Could and did.

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* "NoOneCouldSurviveThat." -- Could Could, would and did.



** "ThisIsGoingToBeHuge." -- [[PlayingWithATrope Played with]]. It will not normally, unless someone subsequently says the above. Alternately, if it ''is,'' it might fall on top of you.

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** "ThisIsGoingToBeHuge." -- [[PlayingWithATrope Played with]]. It will not normally, unless someone subsequently says the above. Alternately, if it ''is,'' it might fall right on top of you.



* "ItsProbablyNothing." -- No, it's not.

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* "ItsProbablyNothing." -- No, it's not.not: it's ''definitely'' something. Which is probably nasty, behind you and about to eat you.



* "WhatDoesThisButtonDo" -- Screw up ''everything'', that's what! DontTouchItYouIdiot!

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* "WhatDoesThisButtonDo" -- Screw ''everything'' up ''everything'', or blow it sky high, that's what! DontTouchItYouIdiot!



* "[[HomeByChristmas We'll have this war won in time for Christmas.]]" -- It's going to take a ''lot'' longer than you planned, if you actually win at all.
* "With these {{Death Trap}}s and EliteMooks in my lair, it is fool-proof. [[EvilGloating The Heroes can never reach me!]] [[EvilLaugh Muahahahahahaha!]]" -- Cue DungeonBypass.

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* "[[HomeByChristmas We'll have this war won in time for Christmas.]]" -- It's going to take a ''lot'' longer than you planned, if you actually even manage to win at all.
* "With these {{Death Trap}}s and EliteMooks in my lair, it is fool-proof. [[EvilGloating The Heroes can never reach me!]] [[EvilLaugh Muahahahahahaha!]]" -- Cue DungeonBypass. That also laugh means they are already knocking on the throne room door.



13th Mar '16 10:48:44 AM eroock
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* TemptingFate/AnimatedFilms



* TemptingFate/{{Film}}

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* TemptingFate/{{Film}}[[TemptingFate/AnimatedFilms Films - Animated]]
* [[TemptingFate/{{Film}} Films - Live-Action]]
19th Feb '16 10:20:36 PM FactoidCow
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Compare SchmuckBait. For the supertrope to this, see TropeTelegraphing. Contrast the GodzillaThreshold for where things really ''can't'' get any worse.

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Compare SchmuckBait. For the supertrope to this, see TropeTelegraphing.TropeTelegraphing. Compare SchmuckBait, InstantlyProvenWrong. Contrast the GodzillaThreshold for where things really ''can't'' get any worse.
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