History PlayingWith / AuthorityEqualsAssKicking

10th Nov '15 1:19:36 PM VPhantom
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* '''Invoked''': When Jack gets a promotion, he immediately starts working out so he'll be stronger than the rest.
** In Jack"s world, enemy leaders are frequently targeted for assassination. Only those {{Badass}} enough to survive regular assassination attempte say on the leadership rooster.

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* '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''':
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When Jack gets a promotion, he immediately starts working out so he'll be stronger than the rest.
** In Jack"s Jack's world, enemy leaders are frequently targeted for assassination. Only those {{Badass}} enough to survive regular assassination attempte say on the leadership rooster.
10th Nov '15 12:24:49 PM ElodieHiras
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** In Jack"s world, enemy leaders are frequently targeted for assassination. Only those {{Badass}} enough to survive regular assassination attempte say on the leadership rooster.
6th Aug '14 8:06:13 AM GentlemensDame883
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* '''Subverted''': Jack constantly says he is better than everyone else on the team, but he is actually no better than any of them...
* '''Double Subverted''': ...until you push his BerserkButton.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Jack constantly says he is better than everyone else on the team, but he is actually no better than any of them...
** A general or admiral, because of the busyness of his command responsibilities, doesn't have any time to train with his incredible power. He ends up being UnskilledButStrong and WeakButSkilled opponents can defeat him.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...Subverted''':
** ...
until you push his BerserkButton.BerserkButton.
** On the verge of defeat, he pulls out a new SuperMode strong enough to overwhelm his opponent's skill.



* '''Played For Drama''': Jack is an [[CurbStompBattle absolute]] [[ColdBloodedTorture monster]] [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown in combat.]]

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* '''Played For Drama''': Jack is an [[CurbStompBattle absolute]] [[ColdBloodedTorture monster]] [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown in combat.]]combat]], and because of this he is TheDreaded to friend and foe alike.
11th Nov '13 9:49:53 PM JIKTV
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** The higher Jack is promoted, [[TheChainsOfCommanding the more weight is on his shoulders]]. He's responsible for more lives, and expected to handle greater challenges, harder tasks, and [[TheLawOfBruce stronger, smarter, more dangerous enemies]]. Failure is not an option, so Jack prepares, mentally and physically, to rise to the challenge, and prove himself worthy of his position.

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** The higher Jack is promoted, [[TheChainsOfCommanding the more weight is on his shoulders]]. He's responsible for more lives, and expected to handle greater challenges, harder tasks, and [[TheLawOfBruce [[TheHeavy stronger, smarter, more dangerous enemies]]. Failure is not an option, so Jack prepares, mentally and physically, to rise to the challenge, and prove himself worthy of his position.
6th Jul '13 6:52:24 PM MarcusImpudite
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** Would you have any respect or obedience for someone you knew was a weakling, a coward, and/or a fool? We didn't think so.
6th Apr '13 9:05:45 PM Lullabee
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Jack is clearly not the weakest member of the Super Awesome Team. It's vague whether he's the strongest, but he's certainly up there.
12th Mar '13 4:24:52 PM Outsyder0486
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Attempting to sow dissent within the ranks of the Super Awesome Team, Emperor Evulz points out that Jack isn't really all that strong, yet he's the leader...
22nd Feb '13 7:58:43 AM GentlemensDame883
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** Soldiers go to any length, ''[[KlingonPromotion any]]'' length, to get that higher ranking.

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** Soldiers go to any length, ''[[KlingonPromotion any]]'' length, to get that higher ranking. The internecine intrigue is disruptive and harmful to cohesion and morale.
7th Dec '12 11:10:16 AM VPhantom
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* '''Downplayed''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Soldiers go to any length, ''[[KlingonPromotion any]]'' length, to get that higher ranking.
** Or, because of their combat prowess promoting them, they do a really bad job at what they're given.
* '''Reconstructed''': However, the higher-ranked soldiers manage to keep the lower-ranking ones in line because of their higher power.



* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Soldiers go to any length, ''[[KlingonPromotion any]]'' length, to get that higher ranking.
** Or, because of their combat prowess promoting them, they do a really bad job at what they're given.
* '''Reconstructed''': However, the higher-ranked soldiers manage to keep the lower-ranking ones in line because of their higher power.




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%%* '''Implied''': ???
24th Nov '12 10:05:48 AM Scrounge
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** The higher Jack is promoted, [[TheChainsOfCommanding the more weight is on his shoulders]]. He's responsible for more lives, and expected to handle greater challenges, harder tasks, and [[TheLawOfBruce stronger, smarter, more dangerous enemies]]. Failure is not an option, so Jack prepares, mentally and physically to rise to the challenge, and prove himself worthy of his position.

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** The higher Jack is promoted, [[TheChainsOfCommanding the more weight is on his shoulders]]. He's responsible for more lives, and expected to handle greater challenges, harder tasks, and [[TheLawOfBruce stronger, smarter, more dangerous enemies]]. Failure is not an option, so Jack prepares, mentally and physically physically, to rise to the challenge, and prove himself worthy of his position.
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