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22nd Jun '16 4:29:51 PM lavendermintrose
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* ''Anime/{{K}}: Missing Kings'' - Kuroh describes to Neko how the tower is heavily guarded, and finishes by saying, "Only a fool would try to break in through the front." Cue Misaki, on his skateboard, ''screaming''.
--> '''Neko:''' (pointing) A fool just went in.
28th May '16 4:14:22 AM justanid
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Supertrope to UnwinnableByInsanity.
3rd May '16 4:06:48 AM Mdumas43073
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'''Patty:''' Never! Not even Charlie Brown would do anything '''that''' stupid!\\

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'''Patty:''' Never! Not even Charlie Brown would do anything '''that''' ''that'' stupid!\\
27th Apr '16 8:19:03 PM Prfnoff
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-->'''Calvin''': Who do you they think is stupid enough to sit and watch this trash?\\

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-->'''Calvin''': Who do you they think is stupid enough to sit and watch this trash?\\
27th Apr '16 8:18:41 PM Prfnoff
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* In one ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'' strip, Calvin is sitting in front of the TV and disparaging the programs he's watching:
-->'''Calvin''': Who do you they think is stupid enough to sit and watch this trash?\\
'''Hobbes''': You.\\
'''Calvin''': If there was anything ''better'' on, I'd watch ''that''.
22nd Apr '16 2:48:40 PM Griffonmender
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** Inside Draketooth's complex, Varsuuvius falls into a trapdoor while [[spoiler:distraught over the fact that shi was responsible for the death of the entire Draketooth clan]]. Every so often someone asks about hir and we get a cutaway panel to hir unconscious at the bottom of the pit. At one point they start discussing how since all the illusions are dispelled, all the traps are trivially easy to spot...

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** Inside Draketooth's complex, Varsuuvius falls into a trapdoor while [[spoiler:distraught over the fact that shi she was responsible for the death of the entire Draketooth clan]]. Every so often someone asks about hir her and we get a cutaway panel to hir her unconscious at the bottom of the pit. At one point they start discussing how since all the illusions are dispelled, all the traps are trivially easy to spot...
10th Mar '16 4:45:05 PM TimG5
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See also SchmuckBait; DontTouchItYouIdiot; WhatDoesThisButtonDo. For the case when a character innocently mocks some action in the presence of someone who ''did'' said action, see ObliviousMockery. For the case where people believe that a certain character ''is'' stupid enough to do something, see NoOneElseIsThatDumb.

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See also SchmuckBait; DontTouchItYouIdiot; WhatDoesThisButtonDo. For the case when a character innocently mocks some action in the presence of someone who ''did'' said action, see ObliviousMockery. For the case where people believe that a certain character ''is'' stupid enough to do something, see NoOneElseIsThatDumb.
NoOneElseIsThatDumb. The inverse is NobodysThatDumb where a character proves even ''they'' aren't dumb enough to do something.
23rd Feb '16 12:15:53 AM mysterykcad
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** GLaDOS's chamber features a back door labelled: "GLaDOS Emergency Shutdown and [[TheCakeIsALie Cake Dispensary]]". Naturally, there's [[ButThouMust nothing to do]] but try to open it. GLaDOS can't believe it when you fall for it.

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** GLaDOS's chamber features a back door labelled: "GLaDOS Emergency Shutdown and [[TheCakeIsALie Cake Dispensary]]". Naturally, there's [[ButThouMust [[StupidityIsTheOnlyOption nothing to do]] but try to open it. GLaDOS can't believe it when you fall for it.
21st Feb '16 2:41:30 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''. Spike gets this ''[[http://www.soulfulspike.com/spikecentricity/HarshLightReview.htm all the damn time]]''. In Season 3's "Lovers Walk", Cordelia asks: "What kind of moron would want to come back here?" Enter our drunken moron. In Season 4's "The Harsh Light of Day", when he becomes a series regular, Buffy herself foreshadows the next three seasons: "A guy dating Harmony dead. Must be, like, the most tolerant guy in the world." Enter the most tolerant guy in the world.

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* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.
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Spike gets this ''[[http://www.soulfulspike.com/spikecentricity/HarshLightReview.htm all the damn time]]''. In Season 3's "Lovers Walk", Cordelia asks: "What kind of moron would want to come back here?" Enter our drunken moron. In Season 4's "The Harsh Light of Day", when he becomes a series regular, Buffy herself foreshadows the next three seasons: "A guy dating Harmony dead. Must be, like, the most tolerant guy in the world." Enter the most tolerant guy in the world.world.
** One of the worst (as it had an unintended "casualty") was when Xander mocks Spike by saying that only a nutcase or a complete loser would sleep with him... [[ObliviousMockery in the presence of Buffy]] who had done so just that the night before
21st Feb '16 2:34:36 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* In an episode of ''Series/TheNanny'', a sleazy supermarket tabloid publishes a slanderous story about Fran and Maxwell sleeping with each other while Maxwell's wife was still alive, ''during his honeymoon''. Fran is upset, but Maxwell tells her not to be worried:
-->'''Maxwell:''' Why do you care about the rest of the world? Nobody but a mindless nutcase would buy into this junk.
-->''(Fran's mother storms in.)''
-->'''Sylvia:''' You were having an affair with Mr. Sheffield on his honeymoon? And you're still getting six bucks an hour??
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