History PlayingWith / BadAssLongcoat

5th Dec '16 9:44:03 AM Morgenthaler
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'''Basic Trope''': A character is marked as "{{Badass}}" by wearing a trenchcoat.
* '''Straight''': Bob wears a trenchcoat. He [[SmokingIsCool smokes]], wears [[CoolShades shades]], [[{{Badass}} kicks ass]], and [[ChickMagnet gets all the ladies]].

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'''Basic Trope''': A character is marked as "{{Badass}}" "badass" by wearing a trenchcoat.
* '''Straight''': Bob wears a trenchcoat. He [[SmokingIsCool smokes]], wears [[CoolShades shades]], [[{{Badass}} [[ActionHero kicks ass]], and [[ChickMagnet gets all the ladies]].



* '''Double Subverted''': Bob buffs up in a TrainingMontage and becomes more assertive as the story goes on. By the end of the story, he's a {{Badass}} worthy of his trenchcoat.
* '''Parodied''': Bob always speaks in a gravelly voice, he's covered in tattoos, and he always has five o'clock shadow. A kid tries to steal his trenchcoat, believing that it will make him a {{Badass}} as well.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Bob buffs up in a TrainingMontage and becomes more assertive as the story goes on. By the end of the story, he's a {{Badass}} badass worthy of his trenchcoat.
* '''Parodied''': Bob always speaks in a gravelly voice, he's covered in tattoos, and he always has five o'clock shadow. A kid tries to steal his trenchcoat, believing that it will make him a {{Badass}} badass as well.



* '''Averted''': Bob is a {{Badass}}, but he refuses to wear a trenchcoat because he believes it will slow him down in a fight.

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* '''Averted''': Bob is a {{Badass}}, badass, but he refuses to wear a trenchcoat because he believes it will slow him down in a fight.



* '''Lampshaded''': "Of course I'm wearing a trenchcoat. What kind of a {{Badass}} would I be without one?"
* '''Invoked''': Bob is just starting out his career as a bounty hunter. The first thing he does is buy a trenchcoat, believing that it's mandatory for all {{Badass}}es.

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Of course I'm wearing a trenchcoat. What kind of a {{Badass}} badass would I be without one?"
* '''Invoked''': Bob is just starting out his career as a bounty hunter. The first thing he does is buy a trenchcoat, believing that it's mandatory for all {{Badass}}es.badasses.



* '''Discussed''': "Who does Bob think he is? Idiot...it's a coat, not an 'Instant {{Badass}}' recipe."

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* '''Discussed''': "Who does Bob think he is? Idiot...it's a coat, not an 'Instant {{Badass}}' Badass' recipe."
26th Apr '16 11:19:57 PM Zxczxczbfgman
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26th Apr '16 11:13:05 PM Zxczxczbfgman
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** Bob operates in a windy or rainy area, making the coat AwesomeYetPractical.

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** Bob operates in a windy or rainy area, making the coat AwesomeYetPractical.SimpleYetAwesome.
26th Apr '16 11:12:07 PM Zxczxczbfgman
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* '''Downplayed''': Bob's trenchcoat is cool and he's not bad in a fight, but he's not the best.
* '''Justified''': Bob is a trained bounty hunter with years of military experience. He wears a trenchcoat because it makes it easier to hide weapons.

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* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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Bob's trenchcoat is cool and he's not bad in a fight, but he's not the best.
** Bob's coat of choice is a shorter garment, such as a [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pea_coat pea coat]].
* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Bob is a trained bounty hunter with years of military experience. He wears a trenchcoat because it makes it easier to hide weapons.weapons.
** Bob operates in a windy or rainy area, making the coat AwesomeYetPractical.
21st Feb '15 9:26:27 AM TVRulezAgain
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** Bob's coat may look cool, but it may also be slightly cumbersome, get caught on anything sharp that sticks out (or [[TheIncredibles get sucked into a jet turbine]]), and if nothing else it may make the wearer feel too warm if worn in a hot environment.

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** Bob's coat may look cool, but it may also be slightly cumbersome, get caught on anything sharp that sticks out (or [[TheIncredibles [[WesternAnimation/TheIncredibles get sucked into a jet turbine]]), and if nothing else it may make the wearer feel too warm if worn in a hot environment.
4th Mar '14 2:49:19 PM thorgold
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Bob is starting out his career as a bounty hunter. He buys a trenchcoat because he knows that people consider them to be badass and wearing one will help his image.
4th Mar '14 2:44:15 PM thorgold
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* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???Bob wears a trenchcoat because his action figure will sell better than his normal outfit.
25th Apr '13 7:02:17 PM VPhantom
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* '''Subverted''': Bob wears a trenchcoat, but he's an insecure nerd who nobody takes seriously.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Bob wears a trenchcoat, but he's an insecure nerd who nobody takes seriously.
25th Apr '13 6:17:49 PM Interrobang
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* '''Straight''': Bob wears a trenchcoat. He [[SmokingIsCool smokes]], wears shades, [[{{Badass}} kicks ass]], and [[ChickMagnet gets all the ladies]].

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* '''Straight''': Bob wears a trenchcoat. He [[SmokingIsCool smokes]], wears shades, [[CoolShades shades]], [[{{Badass}} kicks ass]], and [[ChickMagnet gets all the ladies]].


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** NotSoBadassLongcoat
21st Apr '13 5:15:08 AM captainmarkle
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob's trenchcoat is cool and he's not bad in a fight, but he's not the best.
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