History OldShame / WebOriginal

6th Jun '16 3:00:00 PM Odacon_Spy
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*** He ''very'' quickly became annoyed by the phrase "I'm still in the air!", though he has since (mostly) gotten over it.
*** He also deeply regrets saying "[[ItMakesSenseInContext Give me your milk!]]" It ''definitely'' doesn't help that the other Hunters pranked him by [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euwwOobEgRE changing his gamertag to it when he wasn't looking]].

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*** He ''very'' quickly became annoyed by the phrase "I'm his exclamation of "[[https://youtu.be/djG4ZFM9H9I?t=13m19s I'm still in the air!", though he has since (mostly) gotten over it.
air!]]". He softened to it for some time, but went back to loathing it when it was clear how [[PhraseCatcher versatile]] and [[NeverLiveItDown enduring]] it had become.
*** He also deeply regrets saying "[[ItMakesSenseInContext Give me your milk!]]" It ''definitely'' doesn't help that the other Hunters pranked him by [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euwwOobEgRE changing his gamertag to it when he wasn't looking]]. Fortunately for him, this one died down quickly after the prank video.
7th May '16 9:01:27 AM MrCandle
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** Reddit has also disowned violentacrez, a once well-liked, popular, and trusted Redditor who turned out to be a creepy jerkass who participated in the above-mentioned creepthreads.

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** Reddit has also disowned violentacrez, a once well-liked, popular, and trusted Redditor who turned out to be a creepy jerkass [[JerkAss jerkass]] who participated in the above-mentioned creepthreads.
7th May '16 8:58:26 AM MrCandle
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* {{Website/Reddit}} used to have several small subreddits like /r/creepshots that were, essentially, creepy threads used by scumbags to distribute every thing from stalkerish photos of women to ''child porn''. The users were appropriately horrified and demanded that the staff purge those threads. The mods [[LawfulStupid refused for the reason that doing so would break their own rules regarding freedom of speech]]. After media attention forced them to purge the threads, the site's management is deeply embarrassed over their failure to properly deal with them, especially because it gave the site and it's users a poor reputation that Reddit is still struggling to move past, which in turn led to the site and it's users frequently being insulted and harassed by communities like Something Awful. Because of this, the site's moderation is ''much'' stricter than it used to be, in order to prevent illegal threads like that from cropping up again.

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* {{Website/Reddit}} used to have several small subreddits like /r/creepshots that were, essentially, creepy threads used by scumbags to distribute every thing from stalkerish photos of women to ''child porn''. The users were appropriately horrified and demanded that the staff purge those threads. The mods [[LawfulStupid refused for the reason that doing so would break their own rules regarding freedom of speech]]. After media attention forced them to purge the threads, the site's management is deeply embarrassed over their failure to properly deal with them, especially because it gave the site and it's its users a poor reputation that Reddit is still struggling to move past, which in turn led to the site and it's its users frequently being insulted and harassed by communities like Something Awful. Because of this, the site's moderation is ''much'' stricter than it used to be, in order to prevent illegal threads like that from cropping up again.
7th Apr '16 11:01:04 AM Burmy
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* Judging from [[https://twitter.com/Linkara19/status/376817044328415232 this Twitter conversation]], [[WebVideo/AtoptheFourthWall Linkara]] is not a fan of the ''Angel Armor'' book series he wrote as a teenager, and was especially disappointed to learn that both books can be found on Amazon.com.

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* Judging from [[https://twitter.com/Linkara19/status/376817044328415232 com/Linkara19/status/376799807920037889 this Twitter conversation]], [[WebVideo/AtoptheFourthWall Linkara]] is not a fan of the ''Angel Armor'' book series he wrote as a teenager, and was especially disappointed to learn that both books can be found on Amazon.com.
4th Feb '16 8:21:08 AM Berrenta
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* [=WatchMojo.com=] seems to regret putting ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', which is generally considered DisneyChannel's MagnumOpus on its "Top 10 Hated Disney Animated Shows" list with the flimsy reasoning of the show's BlackComedy. Many viewers and fans cried foul and called [=WatchMojo=] hypocrites for using that as the only reason why while simultaneously praising ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'' despite the latter's ''[[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids far]]'' more twisted sense of humor.

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* [=WatchMojo.com=] seems to regret putting ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', which is generally considered DisneyChannel's MagnumOpus best cartoon on its "Top 10 Hated Disney Animated Shows" list with the flimsy reasoning of the show's BlackComedy. Many viewers and fans cried foul and called [=WatchMojo=] hypocrites for using that as the only reason why while simultaneously praising ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'' despite the latter's ''[[WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids far]]'' more twisted sense of humor.
28th Jan '16 2:49:55 PM BrendanRizzo
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** There once was a time that BoisterousBruiser was called "The Toblerone", after an obscure gag from an episode of ''Series/{{Mystery Science Theater 3000}}'', which was so obtuse that almost nobody got the reference, and the trope page had far fewer wicks and examples than it deserved. As a result, the trope was renamed many years before the purge of character-named tropes, and the site has a [[JustForFun/{{Toblerone}} Just for Fun page]] mocking the original name to this day (which is about the chocolate bar).

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** There once was a time that BoisterousBruiser was called "The Toblerone", after an obscure gag from an episode of ''Series/{{Mystery Science Theater 3000}}'', which was so obtuse that almost nobody got the reference, and the trope page had far fewer wicks and examples than it deserved. As a result, the trope was renamed many years before the purge of character-named tropes, and the site has a [[JustForFun/{{Toblerone}} Just for Fun [[DarthWiki/{{Toblerone}} Darth Wiki page]] mocking the original name to this day (which is about the chocolate bar).
28th Jan '16 2:48:44 PM BrendanRizzo
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** In addition, some tropes, while otherwise perfectly innocuous, used to have names that are generally considered stupid now. Most can be found on the Administrivia/RenamedTropes and Administrivia/PermanentRedLinkClub pages, but there are three that stand out:
** There once was a time that BoisterousBruiser was called "The Toblerone", after an obscure gag from an episode of ''Series/{{Mystery Science Theater 3000}}'', which was so obtuse that almost nobody got the reference, and the trope page had far fewer wicks and examples than it deserved. As a result, the trope was renamed many years before the purge of character-named tropes, and the site has a [[JustForFun/{{Toblerone}} Just for Fun page]] mocking the original name to this day (which is about the chocolate bar).
** LateArrivalSpoiler was originally called You Should Know This Already. This seems innocuous enough, but probably no name could have encouraged FanMyopia more. Reports of this happening are probably exaggerated, but tropers began to take the name literally, as an excuse to never use spoiler tags. [[InsaneTrollLogic ("After all, the trope is called 'You Should Know This Already', so clearly every reader already knows what's being spoiled, right?")]] Eventually enough tropers were sufficiently annoyed to complain to the moderators, and [[WhyFandomCantHaveNiceThings the name was changed without warning]].
** And the most shameful of all: the trope PaedoHunt was first launched with the name '''All Pedophiles Are Child Molesters''' (which, thanks to a pre-existing naming convention, [[UnfortunateImplications implied]] that most pedophiles do not rape children in RealLife.) This caused the aforementioned tropers of ill repute to discover the wiki and act as if it was a haven for them, dramatically increasing the amount of {{Squick}} on the pages (especially those that heavily mention children) ultimately leading to Administrivia/TheSecondGoogleIncident, which [[ForWantOfANail changed the culture of the wiki ever since]].
14th Jan '16 3:26:49 AM EternalRain
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** During the Dan-era playthrough of ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaALinkToThePast'', Arin stated he now hates the ''WebVideo/{{Sequelitis}}'' video he did for the ''Zelda'' series.
27th Dec '15 7:36:31 PM MoreFace
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* [=AnimalGuy001=] got a lot of hate for his top 10 most overrated Franchise/{{Pokemon}}, which was one of his first works. In a video he decided that fans could choose which video (or series of videos) was the worst video he ever made. It turned out to be his top 10 most overrated Pokemon video. When he was talking about this video he said:

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* [=AnimalGuy001=] [=AnimalGuy001=], now known as [[VideoGame/MarioAndLuigiSuperstarSaga Fawful's]] Minion, got a lot of hate for his top 10 most overrated Franchise/{{Pokemon}}, which was one of his first works. In a video he decided that fans could choose which video (or series of videos) was the worst video he ever made. It turned out to be his top 10 most overrated Pokemon video. When he was talking about this video he said:
2nd Dec '15 4:54:04 PM ryanasaurus0077
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* Ryanasaurus Enterprises refuses to re-release earlier LSN's[[note]]that's "Logo Surprises and Nightmares" for the uninitiated[[/note]] because of how unprofessional they look, to the point that the company's showrunner, Tropers/{{Ryanasaurus0077}}, is embarrassed by them.
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