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22nd Sep '17 11:03:41 AM randomtroper89
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* '''Downplayed''': Bob sells actual marijuana, but claims it's "stickier" (that is, more potent) than it actually is.

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* '''Downplayed''': Bob sells actual marijuana, but claims the pot to be a new "super-sticky" variety, when it's "stickier" (that is, just a more potent) than it actually is.mundane "average potency" type.



* '''Subverted''': Bob sells actual marijuana.
* '''Double Subverted''': He claims the pot to be a new "super-sticky" variety, when it's just a more mundane "average potency" type.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob sells actual marijuana.
hands a customer a bag of oregano, while slipping them the real product.
* '''Double Subverted''': He claims the pot to be a new "super-sticky" variety, when it's just a more mundane "average potency" type. Which is also not real.



* '''Zig Zagged''': Sometimes Bob vends actual marijuana, sometimes oregano (typically when his normal supply is running short.)
* '''Averted''': Bob does not sell anything, legal or otherwise.

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* '''Zig Zagged''': Sometimes Bob vends actual marijuana, sometimes oregano (typically when his normal supply is running short.)
short.
* '''Averted''': Bob does not sell anything, legal or otherwise. sells actual marijuana.



* '''Defied''': Bob knows this will anger customers. Angry customers mean lost business, and lost business means no money. (Not to mention, [[HookersAndBlow in this industry]], angering the wrong people can put Bob's life and safety (and/or that of [[IHaveAFamily his family]]) at risk.) So he doesn't try to pass off oregano as marijuana.

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* '''Defied''': Bob knows this will anger customers. Angry customers mean lost business, and lost business means no money. (Not to mention, [[HookersAndBlow in this industry]], angering the wrong people can put Bob's life and safety (and/or that of [[IHaveAFamily his family]]) at risk.) risk. So he doesn't try to pass off oregano as marijuana.



* '''Deconstructed''': Once a customer tries the product, he realizes it is fake by the lack of effects.
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob sells it to people who sell it to other people, and do not use it themselves. Once the customer finds it is fake, they do not know who was responsible.
* '''Implied''': Bob is seen selling bags of product, but clearly does not grow marijuana or have connections to anyone who does.



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28th Mar '14 10:24:24 AM LadyJafaria
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* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???The writers want a quick way to show off Bob's ConArtist nature while giving him victims that people will feel less sympathy for because they believe DrugsAreBad.
19th Oct '13 12:32:38 PM Viira
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* '''Invoked''': Bob, TheAggressiveDrugDealer, is running short on supply, but very [[IncrediblyLamePun high]] on demand. He doesn't want to tell his customers "no," so he puts oregano into bags and sells it as pot.

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* '''Invoked''': Bob, TheAggressiveDrugDealer, is running short on supply, but very [[IncrediblyLamePun high]] high on demand. He doesn't want to tell his customers "no," so he puts oregano into bags and sells it as pot.
8th Sep '13 10:35:29 PM MsChibi
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* '''Defied''': Bob knows this will anger customers. Angry customers mean lost business, and lost business means no money. So he doesn't try to pass off oregano as marijuana.

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* '''Defied''': Bob knows this will anger customers. Angry customers mean lost business, and lost business means no money. (Not to mention, [[HookersAndBlow in this industry]], angering the wrong people can put Bob's life and safety (and/or that of [[IHaveAFamily his family]]) at risk.) So he doesn't try to pass off oregano as marijuana.
24th May '13 1:50:01 AM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': A mundane product is sold as a valuable (and usually illegal) one.

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* '''Basic Trope''': A mundane product is sold as a valuable (and usually illegal) one.
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* '''Justified''': Bob is an undercover cop in a sting operation.
** Bob is a con artist, looking to make quick money.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Bob is an undercover cop in a sting operation.
** Bob is a con artist, {{con artist}}, looking to make some quick money.



* '''Subverted''': Bob sells actual marijuana

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* '''Subverted''': Bob sells actual marijuanamarijuana.



* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Conversed''': ???
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23rd May '13 7:37:52 PM MsChibi
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*'''Basic Trope''': A mundane product is sold as a valuable (and usually illegal) one.

*'''Straight''': Bob sells "marijuana" that is actually just bits and pieces of oregano.
*'''Exaggerated''': Bob sells wood shavings as marijuana.
*'''Downplayed''': Bob sells actual marijuana, but claims it's "stickier" (that is, more potent) than it actually is.
*'''Justified''': Bob is an undercover cop in a sting operation.
** Bob is a con artist, looking to make quick money.
*'''Inverted''': Bob sells marijuana, but tells people it's only oregano.
*'''Subverted''': Bob sells actual marijuana
*'''Double Subverted''': He claims the pot to be a new "super-sticky" variety, when it's just a more mundane "average potency" type.
*'''Parodied''': When the would-be stoners find out that Bob sold them oregano, they literally stone him.
*'''Zig Zagged''': Sometimes Bob vends actual marijuana, sometimes oregano (typically when his normal supply is running short.)
*'''Averted''': Bob does not sell anything, legal or otherwise.
*'''Enforced''': ???
*'''Lampshaded''': "Hey...this isn't pot! This is just oregano!"
*'''Invoked''': Bob, TheAggressiveDrugDealer, is running short on supply, but very [[IncrediblyLamePun high]] on demand. He doesn't want to tell his customers "no," so he puts oregano into bags and sells it as pot.
*'''Exploited''': ???
*'''Defied''': Bob knows this will anger customers. Angry customers mean lost business, and lost business means no money. So he doesn't try to pass off oregano as marijuana.
*'''Discussed''': ???
*'''Conversed''': ???
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