History PlayingWith / AllCrimesAreEqual

16th May '16 8:31:10 AM VPhantom
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16th May '16 5:56:11 AM BananaPancakes
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* '''Downplayed''': Only very severe offenses are considered crimes in the first place (as opposed to perfectly legal personal conflicts). Thus while harsh it isn't utterly insane.

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* '''Downplayed''': Only very severe offenses are considered crimes in the first place (as opposed to perfectly legal personal conflicts). Thus Thus, while harsh harsh, it isn't isn’t utterly insane.



** President Justice is a KnightTemplar who believes the best way to get rid of crime is to instill [[DisproportionateRetribution harsh penalties for even the smallest crimes]].

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** President Justice is a KnightTemplar who believes the best way to get rid of crime is to instill impose [[DisproportionateRetribution harsh penalties for even the smallest crimes]].crimes.]]



* '''Inverted''': The President has a ridiculously tiered system of crimes, with varying punishments down to the amount of minutes spent in prison depending on the crime. ("You stole $75,000 worth of goods from a jewellery store? Twelve years, six months, fifteen days, eighteen hours, and twenty-nine minutes in prison. Oh wait, you injured the shopkeeper? ...I'm adding six hours and thirty minutes to your sentence.")

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* '''Inverted''': The President has a ridiculously tiered system of crimes, with varying punishments down to the amount of minutes spent in prison depending on the crime. ("You For example: “You stole $75,000 seventy-five thousand dollars worth of goods from a jewellery store? Twelve years, six months, fifteen days, eighteen hours, and twenty-nine minutes in prison. Oh Oh, wait, you injured broke the shopkeeper? ...I'm shopkeeper’s nose? … I’m adding six hours and thirty minutes to your sentence.")



* '''Double Subverted''': That's because they were wildly varying types of crime (like comparing jaywalking to mass murder). Most crimes ''are'' treated as equal.
* '''Parodied''': All crimes are equal and merit the same punishment...except for one minor crime like staying out too late, [[JaywalkingWillRuinYourLife which is treated as much, much more heinous than the rest]].
* '''Zig Zagged''': The crime system generally prosecutes all crimes equally, but fairly. However, many vigilantes offer substantial bribes to judges to add longer and more drastic sentencing to crimes. Corrupt judges also add weight to certain crimes over others, but generally justice is equally served.

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* '''Double Subverted''': That's That’s because they were wildly varying types of crime (like comparing jaywalking to mass murder). Most crimes ''are'' treated as equal.
* '''Parodied''': All crimes are equal and merit the same punishment...punishment … except for one minor crime like staying out too late, [[JaywalkingWillRuinYourLife which is treated as much, much more heinous than the rest]].
rest.]]
* '''Zig Zagged''': The crime system generally prosecutes all crimes equally, but fairly. However, many Many vigilantes offer substantial bribes to judges to add longer and more drastic sentencing to crimes.crimes, however. Corrupt judges also add weight to certain crimes over others, but generally justice is equally served.



* '''Enforced''': "We can best demonstrate the system's inherent evil by making them kill everyone, regardless of the crime."
* '''Lampshaded''': "Well, let's see here -- you're not wearing your seatbelt, so that's thirty years in prison. That kid isn't in a car seat -- thirty years in prison. And you just shot someone? Thirty years in prison."

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* '''Enforced''': "We “We can best demonstrate [[InherentInTheSystem the system's system’s inherent evil evil]] by making them kill everyone, regardless of the crime."

* '''Lampshaded''': "Well, let's let’s see here -- you're here: you’re not wearing your seatbelt, seat belt, so that's that’ll be thirty years in prison. That kid isn't isn’t in a car seat -- thirty years in prison. And you just shot someone? Thirty years in prison."



* '''Exploited''': The president's top advisor, a MagnificentBastard who's gunning for his job, suggests that he implement an ultra-harsh justice system so he can swoop in and take over when the inevitable backlash hits.
* '''Defied''': "While I am concerned about crime, giving harsh punishments to every lawbreaker might be a bit much."
* '''Discussed''': "Oh come on! I [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking jaywalked]] once! Why are you executing me for it? All crimes are not equal!"
* '''Conversed''': "Wait, why's Stephen in jail this episode? ...He jaywalked? But that's a maximum-security prison! And his fellow inmates are all murderers? Ridiculous!"
* '''Implied''': At the beginning of the movie, AliceAndBob, who have both just begun their respective sentences, become friends and explain that they're respectively in jail for theft and assault. At the film's end (it's not specified how far into the future this is), they're also released simultaneously.

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* '''Exploited''': The president's president’s top advisor, a MagnificentBastard who's who’s gunning for his job, suggests that he implement an ultra-harsh justice system so he can swoop in and take over when the inevitable backlash hits.
* '''Defied''': "While “While I am concerned about crime, giving equally harsh punishments to every lawbreaker might would be a bit much."

* '''Discussed''': "Oh “Oh come on! I [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking jaywalked]] once! Why are you executing me for it? All crimes are not equal!"
equal!”
* '''Conversed''': "Wait, why's “Wait, why is Stephen in jail this episode? ...episode? … He jaywalked? But that's that’s a maximum-security prison! And his fellow inmates are all murderers? Ridiculous!"
Ridiculous!”
* '''Implied''': At the beginning of the movie, AliceAndBob, who have both just begun their respective sentences, become friends and explain that they're they’re respectively in jail for theft and assault. At the film's film’s end (it's (it’s not specified how far into the future this is), they're they’re also released simultaneously.



** Since the criminals know that they're going to be facing the same punishment no matter what the crime, they go on a rampage, killing, raping, and looting as they see fit. President Justice just shrugs it off as a side effect of the system, which eventually leads to a massive riot, with massive loss of life for both sides.

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** Since the criminals know that they're going to be facing they’ll get the exact same punishment no matter what whatever the crime, they go on a rampage, killing, raping, and looting as they see fit. President Justice just shrugs it off as a side effect of the system, which eventually leads to a massive riot, with massive loss of life for both sides.



** ...However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a fairer and more just system. Consisting of two tiers!

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** ...However, ** …However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a fairer and more just system. Consisting of two tiers!



* '''Played For Laughs''': All crimes are punishable by a lengthy prison term except for telling bad jokes, which get you fined.

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* '''Played For for Laughs''': All crimes are punishable by a lengthy prison term except for telling bad jokes, which get gets you fined.fined.
* '''Played for Drama''': Jake only did something frowned upon in polite society, hardly illegal, but he gets sent to prison anyway, where he is put into close proximity with genuine criminals. He HadToComeToPrisonToBeACrook, indeed.
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1st Jun '14 12:20:18 PM BananaPancakes
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* '''Straight''': Whenever anyone commits a crime against his society, President Justice always treats them the same
* '''Exaggerated''':

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* '''Straight''': Whenever anyone commits a crime against his society, President Justice always treats them the same
same.
* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':



** President Justice punishes citizens for any crime by [[LongerThanLifeSentence sentencing them for 100 years in prison.]]

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** President Justice punishes citizens for any crime by [[LongerThanLifeSentence sentencing them for 100 years in prison.]] ]]



* '''Justified''':
** President Justice is a KnightTemplar who believes the best way to get rid of crime is to instill harsh penalties for even the smallest crimes.

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* '''Justified''':
'''Justified''':
** President Justice is a KnightTemplar who believes the best way to get rid of crime is to instill [[DisproportionateRetribution harsh penalties for even the smallest crimes.crimes]].



* '''Inverted''': The President has a ridiculously tiered system of crimes, with varying punishments down to the amount of minutes spent in prison depending on the crime. ("You robbed a jewellery store? 12 years, 6 months, 15 days, 18 hours, and 29 minutes in prison. Oh wait, you injured the shopkeeper? ...I'm adding 6 hours and 30 minutes to your sentence.")

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* '''Inverted''': The President has a ridiculously tiered system of crimes, with varying punishments down to the amount of minutes spent in prison depending on the crime. ("You robbed stole $75,000 worth of goods from a jewellery store? 12 Twelve years, 6 six months, 15 fifteen days, 18 eighteen hours, and 29 twenty-nine minutes in prison. Oh wait, you injured the shopkeeper? ...I'm adding 6 six hours and 30 thirty minutes to your sentence.")



* '''Parodied''': All crimes are equal and merit the same punishment...except for one minor crime like staying out too late, which is treated as much, much more heinous than the rest.

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* '''Parodied''': All crimes are equal and merit the same punishment...except for one minor crime like staying out too late, [[JaywalkingWillRuinYourLife which is treated as much, much more heinous than the rest.rest]].



* '''Averted''': The crimes are treated as different.
* '''Enforced''': "The best we can show how evil the system is is to make them kill everyone, regardless of the crime."
* '''Lampshaded''': "Well, let's see here - you're not wearing your seatbelt, so that's 30 years in prison. That kid isn't in a carseat - 30 years in prison. And you just shot someone? 30 years in prison."

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* '''Averted''': The crimes are treated as different.
differently.
* '''Enforced''': "The "We can best we can show how demonstrate the system's inherent evil the system is is to make by making them kill everyone, regardless of the crime."
* '''Lampshaded''': "Well, let's see here - -- you're not wearing your seatbelt, so that's 30 thirty years in prison. That kid isn't in a carseat - 30 car seat -- thirty years in prison. And you just shot someone? 30 Thirty years in prison."



* '''Discussed''': "Oh come on! I [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking jaywalked]] once! Why are you executing me for it? All crimes are not equal!
* '''Conversed''': "Wait, why's Stephen in jail this episode? ...He jaywalked? But that's a maximum security prison! And his fellow inmates are all murderers? Ridiculous!"

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* '''Discussed''': "Oh come on! I [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking jaywalked]] once! Why are you executing me for it? All crimes are not equal!
equal!"
* '''Conversed''': "Wait, why's Stephen in jail this episode? ...He jaywalked? But that's a maximum security maximum-security prison! And his fellow inmates are all murderers? Ridiculous!"Ridiculous!"
* '''Implied''': At the beginning of the movie, AliceAndBob, who have both just begun their respective sentences, become friends and explain that they're respectively in jail for theft and assault. At the film's end (it's not specified how far into the future this is), they're also released simultaneously.



** ...However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a more far and just system. Consisting of two tiers!

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** ...However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a fairer and more far and just system. Consisting of two tiers!



* '''Played For Laughs''': All crimes are punishable by a lengthy prison term except for telling bad jokes, which get you fined.



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5th Oct '13 7:21:24 AM 313Bluestreak
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* '''Exaggerated''': Whether the crime is stealing a penny from the take-a-penny, leave-a-penny tray or dropping a nuke on a heavily populated area, the punishment is the death penalty.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Whether the crime is stealing a penny from the take-a-penny, leave-a-penny tray or dropping a nuke on a heavily populated area, the punishment is the death penalty.penalty.
** President Justice punishes citizens for any crime by [[LongerThanLifeSentence sentencing them for 100 years in prison.]]
8th Aug '13 8:18:37 AM randomtroper89
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* '''Exaggerated''': Whether the crime is stealing a penny from the take-a-penny, leave-a-penny tray or lighting a homeless man on fire, the punishment is the death penalty.

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* '''Exaggerated''': Whether the crime is stealing a penny from the take-a-penny, leave-a-penny tray or lighting dropping a homeless man nuke on fire, a heavily populated area, the punishment is the death penalty.



* '''Inverted''': The President has a ridiculously tiered system of crimes, with varying punishments down to the amount of minutes spent in prison depending on the crime. ("You robbed a jewelry store? 12 years, 6 months, 15 days, 18 hours, and 29 minutes in prison. Oh wait, you injured the shopkeeper? ...I'm adding 6 hours and 30 minutes to your sentence.")

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* '''Inverted''': The President has a ridiculously tiered system of crimes, with varying punishments down to the amount of minutes spent in prison depending on the crime. ("You robbed a jewelry jewellery store? 12 years, 6 months, 15 days, 18 hours, and 29 minutes in prison. Oh wait, you injured the shopkeeper? ...I'm adding 6 hours and 30 minutes to your sentence.")
24th Dec '12 9:13:58 PM Nasrudith
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Only very severe offenses are considered crimes in the first place (as opposed to perfectly legal personal conflicts). Thus while harsh it isn't utterly insane.
5th Dec '12 8:00:28 AM VPhantom
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* '''Justified''': President Justice is a KnightTemplar who believes the best way to get rid of crime is to instill harsh penalties for even the smallest crimes.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
**
President Justice is a KnightTemplar who believes the best way to get rid of crime is to instill harsh penalties for even the smallest crimes.



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Since the criminals know that they're going to be facing the same punishment no matter what the crime, they go on a rampage, killing, raping, and looting as they see fit. President Justice just shrugs it off as a side effect of the system, which eventually leads to a massive riot, with massive loss of life for both sides.
** The insanely harsh justice system leads to a massive amount of prison overcrowding.
* '''Reconstructed''':
** ...However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a more far and just system. Consisting of two tiers!
** All crimes are created equal, but good behavior allows you to run the prison.



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Since the criminals know that they're going to be facing the same punishment no matter what the crime, they go on a rampage, killing, raping, and looting as they see fit. President Justice just shrugs it off as a side effect of the system, which eventually leads to a massive riot, with massive loss of life for both sides.
** The insanely harsh justice system leads to a massive amount of prison overcrowding.
* '''Reconstructed''':
** ...However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a more far and just system. Consisting of two tiers!
** All crimes are created equal, but good behavior allows you to run the prison.



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17th Oct '12 12:14:38 PM Omny
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Added DiffLines:

** Only one kind of crime ever takes place in the city, thus only one punishment is needed.
25th May '12 12:07:50 PM Telcontar
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* '''Deconstructed''': Since the criminals know that they're going to be facing the same punishment no matter what the crime, they go on a rampage, killing, raping, and looting as they see fit. President Justice just shrugs it off as a side effect of the system, which eventually leads to a massive riot, with massive loss of life for both sides.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
**
Since the criminals know that they're going to be facing the same punishment no matter what the crime, they go on a rampage, killing, raping, and looting as they see fit. President Justice just shrugs it off as a side effect of the system, which eventually leads to a massive riot, with massive loss of life for both sides.



* '''Reconstructed''': ...However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a more far and just system. Consisting of two tiers!

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* '''Reconstructed''': ...'''Reconstructed''':
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However, this leads to a takeover by a successor who institutes a more far and just system. Consisting of two tiers!



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22nd Dec '10 3:07:59 PM Selph00
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* '''Reconstructed''': ...However, this leads to something of an inversion of TyrantTakesTheHelm, where a successor who is no less hard on crime but is much more sensible takes over, making a more tiered and fair justice system.
** The prison overcrowding leads the President to reexamine the justice system.

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* '''Reconstructed''': ...However, this leads to something of an inversion of TyrantTakesTheHelm, where a takeover by a successor who is no less hard on crime but is much more sensible takes over, making institutes a more tiered far and fair justice system.
just system. Consisting of two tiers!
** The prison overcrowding leads All crimes are created equal, but good behavior allows you to run the President to reexamine the justice system.prison.
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