History PlayingWith / AMillionIsAStatistic

1st Jan '15 2:41:16 AM TrickyTroper
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* '''Exaggerated''': Multiply the RedShirts and {{Mook}}s by [[MemeticMutation over nine thousand]], and make Alice TheScrappy.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Multiply the RedShirts and {{Mook}}s by [[MemeticMutation over nine thousand]], and make Alice TheScrappy.TheScrappy.
** A character watches an entire planet blow up and suddenly bursts into tears... because it means his pet bug died.
** [[TheHero Jeff]] reacts this way after spilling juice on his shirt.



** Emperor Evulz's sidekick Leroy dies in battle, and the other villains mourn him.



* '''Parodied''': "A bunch of armies wearing red shirts just died?" "Don't worry, WeHaveReserves!" "Wait, Alice just died? OH GOD!"
** Emperor Evulz is on trial for having murdered 99 people. After the judge gives his sentence, Evulz shoots a member of the jury, causing the judge to change his sentence to something smaller.

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* '''Parodied''': "A bunch of armies wearing red shirts just died?" "Don't worry, WeHaveReserves!" "Wait, Alice just died? OH GOD!"
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Emperor Evulz is on trial for having murdered 99 people. After the judge gives his sentence, Evulz shoots a member of the jury, causing the judge to change his sentence to something smaller.



* '''Averted''': The heroes empathizes for Alice just as much as the others.

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* '''Averted''': '''Averted''':
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The heroes empathizes for Alice just as much as the others.others.
** [[EverybodyLives Every significant character makes it out alive.]]



* '''Lampshaded''': "It's strange, isn't it? We've seen so many armies and citizens killed, and killed many villains ourselves... but none of their losses matter to us nearly as much as Alice's does."

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* '''Lampshaded''': '''Lampshaded''':
** "A bunch of armies wearing red shirts just died?" "Don't worry, WeHaveReserves!" "Wait, Alice just died? OH GOD!"
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"It's strange, isn't it? We've seen so many armies and citizens killed, and killed many villains ourselves... but none of their losses matter to us nearly as much as Alice's does."



* '''Played For Laughs''': A character watches an entire planet blow up and suddenly bursts into tears... because it means his pet bug died.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': A character watches an entire planet blow up Alice dies, and suddenly bursts into tears... because it means his pet bug died.[[DueToTheDead everyone briefly mourns her]]. By the end of the episode, however, [[ForgottenFallenFriend they have completely forgotten that Alice ever existed]].



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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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23rd Feb '14 10:54:07 PM Luigifan
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** The heroes could care less when Alice or another teammate dies or goes missing, but deeply mourns when people they hardly know loses a life.

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** The heroes could care less when Alice or another teammate dies or goes missing, but deeply mourns mourn when people they hardly know loses a life.lose their lives.



* '''Subverted''': And once they stop and look at the battlefield, they see that Alice's death is nothing compared to horrors of war...

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* '''Subverted''': And once they stop and look at the battlefield, they see that Alice's death is nothing compared to the horrors of war...
8th Jul '13 8:41:45 AM VPhantom
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* '''Implied''': "Sir, 5000 are dead from the latest attack." "Find one the public emphasizes with and mark his death in public. We have to rally the people."



* '''Implied''': "Sir, 5000 are dead from the latest attack." "Find one the public emphasizes with and mark his death in public. We have to rally the people."



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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
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%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
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7th Jul '13 9:58:10 PM skywerewolf
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* '''Implied''': "Sir, 5000 are dead from the latest attack." "Find one the public emphasizes with and mark his death in public. We have to rally the people."



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1st Jul '13 11:18:04 AM MacronNotes
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* '''Reconstructed''': Then the heroes reveal that the few who died would have been future [[TheMessiah saviors of the Earth]] and since they are dead, humanity is doomed.

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* '''Reconstructed''': Then the heroes reveal that the few who died would have been future [[TheMessiah [[MessianicArchetype saviors of the Earth]] and since they are dead, humanity is doomed.
25th Jun '13 7:11:25 AM Someoneman
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** Emperor Evulz is on trial for having murdered 99 people. After the judge gives his sentence, Evulz shoots a member of the jury, causing the judge to change his sentence to something smaller.
22nd May '13 12:15:55 AM AP
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* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???
"I know it's selfish but I can't help but to mourn Bob's death... even if millions died in that war."
* '''Conversed''': ???"Why are the heroes so sad about their one teammate dying? An entire planet was blown up last episode."


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* '''Reconstructed''': Then the heroes reveal that the few who died would have been future [[TheMessiah saviors of the Earth]] and since they are dead, humanity is doomed.
* '''Played For Laughs''': A character watches an entire planet blow up and suddenly bursts into tears... because it means his pet bug died.
* '''Played For Drama''': Alice only mourns Bob's death, even though several thousand people died during the war. Once she realizes this fact, it throws her even deeper into despair.
20th May '13 8:33:59 PM VPhantom
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* '''Inverted''': The heroes could care less when Alice or another teammate dies or goes missing, but deeply mourns when people they hardly know loses a life.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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The heroes could care less when Alice or another teammate dies or goes missing, but deeply mourns when people they hardly know loses a life.
20th May '13 8:10:00 PM Emreld3000
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** TheDeadHaveNames, but the main character is a RedShirt.
14th May '13 11:01:15 PM VPhantom
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'''Basic Trope''': A death of a single important character matters more than thousands of [[RedshirtArmy Redshirt Armies]].

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'''Basic Trope''': A death of a single important character matters more than thousands of [[RedshirtArmy Redshirt Armies]].{{Redshirt Arm|y}}ies.
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