History MoodWhiplash / Other

17th Jun '16 6:48:32 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* Language learning platform Duolingo features sentences ranging from mundane to hilarious or depressing. Getting them in certain orders will cause odd mood swings in the lesson. Some concrete examples:
** The Spirituality skill from Danish for English Speakers. One lesson is all about zombies, aliens, and vampires, with such delightful sentences such as ‘It’s not my fault [[ImplausibleDeniability the alien steals my homework every day]]’, and the next lesson can hit you right after with ‘I bought a nice tombstone for my son’s grave’.

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* Language learning platform Duolingo VideoGame/{{Duolingo}} features sentences ranging from mundane to hilarious or depressing. Getting them in certain orders will cause odd mood swings in the lesson. Some concrete examples:
** The Spirituality skill from Danish for English Speakers. One lesson is all about zombies, aliens, and vampires, with such delightful sentences such as ‘It’s "It’s not my fault [[ImplausibleDeniability the alien steals my homework every day]]’, day]]", and the next lesson can hit you right after with ‘I "I bought a nice tombstone for my son’s grave’.grave".
17th Jun '16 5:02:29 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* The Spirituality skill on the Danish for English Speakers [[http://www.duolingo.com Duolingo]] lesson is this. One lesson is all about zombies, aliens, and vampires, with such delightful sentences such as ‘It’s not my fault [[ImplausibleDeniability the alien steals my homework every day]]’, and the next lesson can hit you right after with ‘I bought a nice tombstone for my son’s grave’.

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* Language learning platform Duolingo features sentences ranging from mundane to hilarious or depressing. Getting them in certain orders will cause odd mood swings in the lesson. Some concrete examples:
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The Spirituality skill on the from Danish for English Speakers [[http://www.duolingo.com Duolingo]] lesson is this. Speakers. One lesson is all about zombies, aliens, and vampires, with such delightful sentences such as ‘It’s not my fault [[ImplausibleDeniability the alien steals my homework every day]]’, and the next lesson can hit you right after with ‘I bought a nice tombstone for my son’s grave’.grave’.
** The Date and Time skill from Italian for English speakers. It's full of mundane stuff like "Today is Monday", and then it suddenly throws "He dies in December" at you.
16th Jun '16 5:58:36 PM isaacandalfie
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* In the world of political ads, few are as reeking of mood whiplash as [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFoimWJTroQ this actual ad]] for the (now defunct) Israeli political party "Holocaust Survivors and Grown-Up Green Leaf Party," advocating a dual platform of supporting the rights of Holocaust survivors and marijuana legalization. If the video doesn't play, imagine a scene of a poor [[UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust Holocaust]] survivor scored like [[Film/SchindlersList Schindler's List]], suddenly followed by a peppy jingle about marijuana legalization.
23rd Mar '16 4:35:11 PM nombretomado
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** ComedyCentral airing the aforementioned animal abuse commercials.

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** ComedyCentral Creator/ComedyCentral airing the aforementioned animal abuse commercials.
18th Mar '16 10:31:22 PM Hossmeister
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9th Feb '16 4:44:39 PM twilicorn
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* {{Creator/HBO}}'s Comic Relief specials would often alternate between hilarious stand-up comedy performances and solemn "please help the homeless" speeches. Granted, the help the homeless message was the point of the specials, but it was still jarring.

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* {{Creator/HBO}}'s Comic Relief Series/ComicRelief specials would often alternate between hilarious stand-up comedy performances and solemn "please help the homeless" speeches. Granted, the help the homeless message was the point of the specials, but it was still jarring. This also happened on Creator/{{NBC}}'s Comic Relief telethon.
31st Dec '15 3:20:05 PM kataangluvr
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5th Sep '15 4:29:31 PM nombretomado
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* In {{NASCAR}}, Michael Waltrip took the checkered flag in first at the 2001 Daytona 500, then learned a half hour later that Dale Earnhardt had crashed in turn 4 and had been killed instantly.

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* In {{NASCAR}}, UsefulNotes/{{NASCAR}}, Michael Waltrip took the checkered flag in first at the 2001 Daytona 500, then learned a half hour later that Dale Earnhardt had crashed in turn 4 and had been killed instantly.
28th Jul '15 1:03:32 PM atyxyt
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* In 2015, Mexico wins the Gold Cup, and everyone celebrates! A few later, their head coach, Miguel Herrera, gets sacked after attacking a reporter.

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* In 2015, Mexico wins the Gold Cup, and everyone celebrates! A few days later, their head coach, Miguel Herrera, gets sacked after attacking a reporter.
28th Jul '15 1:02:56 PM atyxyt
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* The Spirituality skill on the Danish for English Speakers [[http://www.duolingo.com Duolingo]] lesson is this. One lesson is all about zombies, aliens, and vampires, with such delightful sentences such as ‘It’s not my fault [[ImplausibleDeniability the alien steals my homework every day]]’, and the next lesson can hit you right after with ‘I bought a nice tombstone for my son’s grave’.

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* The Spirituality skill on the Danish for English Speakers [[http://www.duolingo.com Duolingo]] lesson is this. One lesson is all about zombies, aliens, and vampires, with such delightful sentences such as ‘It’s not my fault [[ImplausibleDeniability the alien steals my homework every day]]’, and the next lesson can hit you right after with ‘I bought a nice tombstone for my son’s grave’.grave’.
* In 2015, Mexico wins the Gold Cup, and everyone celebrates! A few later, their head coach, Miguel Herrera, gets sacked after attacking a reporter.
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