History PlayingWith / AnAesop

5th Sep '17 1:46:17 PM 313Bluestreak
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* '''Defied''': Timmy refuses to learn any lessons.

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* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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Timmy refuses to learn any lessons.



* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious]]. Aesops can't ever help Timmy or others with everything and are no valid substitutes to actual people who passed away or are still living, regardless of species. They also can't conveniently ease up everyone's emotions.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious]]. Aesops can't ever help Timmy or others with everything and are no valid substitutes to actual people who passed away or are still living, regardless of species. They also can't conveniently ease up everyone's emotions.



* '''Reconstructed''': Timmy is a kid, so the Aesop is not obvious, and they make sure there is plenty of fun and actual storyline thrown in and practiced writing methods so the moral was not shoehorned, and was actually a sub-plot to the genuinely fun episode. They also made sure the moral is given in a far more natural and realistic way, rather than treating it like an endorsement or giving them out in a forced manner.

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* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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Timmy is a kid, so the Aesop is not obvious, and they make sure there is plenty of fun and actual storyline thrown in and practiced writing methods so the moral was not shoehorned, and was actually a sub-plot to the genuinely fun episode. They also made sure the moral is given in a far more natural and realistic way, rather than treating it like an endorsement or giving them out in a forced manner.
5th Jul '17 7:52:59 PM mister-bittersweet
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** One specific aesop from one of the more popular episodes of ''Timmy's World O' Fun'' ends up starting a trend with television writers, causing many similar shows to tack on the same moral in order to [[FollowTheLeader cash in on the success]]. This causes a drop in ratings for all shows since viewers are tired of being preached the same moral from all ends.


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** The ratings drop competing shows received caused their writers to [[IronicEcho learn their lesson]] about teaching lessons. They realize they have to have more variety in their aesops if they want their shows to stay on the air, otherwise they could come across as {{Anvilicious}} and annoy viewers who would feel like they're being talked down to.
30th Apr '17 9:27:21 AM StongRadd
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** The lessons Timmy learns are irrelevant, because they will never apply to him.
1st Jan '17 2:52:26 PM Gosicrystal
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'''Basic Trope''': A TV show has a moral tacked on.

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'''Basic Trope''': A TV show story has a moral tacked on.
17th Aug '16 5:45:01 AM DoctorTItanX
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* '''Reconstructed''': Timmy is a kid, so the Aesop is not obvious, and they make sure there is plenty of fun and actual storyline thrown in and practiced writing methods so the moral was not shoehorned, and was actually a sub-plot to the genuinely fun episode.

to:

* '''Reconstructed''': Timmy is a kid, so the Aesop is not obvious, and they make sure there is plenty of fun and actual storyline thrown in and practiced writing methods so the moral was not shoehorned, and was actually a sub-plot to the genuinely fun episode. They also made sure the moral is given in a far more natural and realistic way, rather than treating it like an endorsement or giving them out in a forced manner.
12th Aug '16 7:07:12 AM DoctorTItanX
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* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious]]. Aesops can't ever help Timmy or others with everything and are no valid substitutes to actual people who passed away or still living, regardless of species. They also can't conveniently ease up everyone's emotions.

to:

* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious]]. Aesops can't ever help Timmy or others with everything and are no valid substitutes to actual people who passed away or are still living, regardless of species. They also can't conveniently ease up everyone's emotions.
12th Aug '16 7:06:39 AM DoctorTItanX
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* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious]]. Aesops can't help Timmy or others with everything.

to:

* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious]]. Aesops can't ever help Timmy or others with everything.everything and are no valid substitutes to actual people who passed away or still living, regardless of species. They also can't conveniently ease up everyone's emotions.
26th Jul '16 6:58:23 PM VPhantom
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* '''Lampshaded''': "Gather round, kids, it's time for Timmy McCarthy's ''Lesson Of The Day''!"

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Gather round, kids, it's time for Timmy McCarthy's [=McCarthy's=] ''Lesson Of The Day''!"



%%* '''Untwisted''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
26th Jul '16 4:45:04 PM Unicorndance
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26th Jul '16 4:44:20 PM Unicorndance
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* '''Lampshaded''': "Gather round, kids, it's time for Timmy Troper's ''Lesson Of The Day''!"

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Gather round, kids, it's time for Timmy Troper's McCarthy's ''Lesson Of The Day''!"



* '''Discussed''': "Timmy, why do you seem to learn some obvious lesson every week?"

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* '''Discussed''': "Timmy, why do you seem to learn some [[CaptainObviousAesop obvious lesson lesson]] every week?"



* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so painfully obvious. Aesops can't help Timmy or others with everything.

to:

* '''Deconstructed''': At first, it would be your usual moral that people are supposed to know. Then people realized that it's insultingly simple and decided to go with something that's not just a shoehorned moral, but something for people that's genuinely fun and not so [[CaptainObviousAesop painfully obvious. obvious]]. Aesops can't help Timmy or others with everything.everything.
* '''Reconstructed''': Timmy is a kid, so the Aesop is not obvious, and they make sure there is plenty of fun and actual storyline thrown in and practiced writing methods so the moral was not shoehorned, and was actually a sub-plot to the genuinely fun episode.



%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
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