History PlayingWith / CaptainObvious

20th Dec '15 4:05:31 AM StarTropes
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** [[ChildrenAreInnocent Bob is still a child.]] Things that are obvious to adults are still mind-blowing to him.
13th Feb '15 6:43:01 AM 313Bluestreak
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* '''Deconstructed''': Bob's friends lose respect for him everytime he states the obvious which makes Bob feels like he's in the wrong for doing so.
* '''Reconstructed''': One of Bob's friend, Max, consoles Bob, telling him that doesn't have to feel bad for stating the obvious and that the so-called friends are just being {{Jerkass}}es; Bob feels better now.


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12th Feb '15 6:41:37 PM StarTropes
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** Bob states the obvious as part of his thinking process because things make better sense to him when spoken aloud.

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** Bob states the obvious as part of his thinking process because things make better sense to him when [[ThinkingOutLoud spoken aloud.aloud]].



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"Next time Bob says something obvious, I'm gonna punch his lights out."
* '''Conversed''': ???"DrinkingGame: Take a shot every time Bob says something obvious."
4th Jun '14 4:31:09 AM StarTropes
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** Bob is deliberately being CaptainObvious as a form of [[DeadpanSnarker snark]], or so he can act as SnarkBait.
** [[OurLawyersAdvisedThisTrope Bob's lawyer advised him to state the obvious about his product]] to avoid a FrivolousLawsuit.
4th Jun '14 4:18:49 AM StarTropes
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** Bob states the obvious as part of his thinking process because things make better sense to him when spoken aloud.
4th Jun '14 4:11:01 AM StarTropes
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** Bob's friend Charlie is being CaptainOblivious, forcing Bob to state the obvious.
20th Apr '14 2:51:43 PM VPhantom
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* '''Inverted''': Bob always states BlatantLies.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Bob always states BlatantLies.
20th Apr '14 5:15:17 AM iansimsjam
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** Bob is ComicallyMissingThePoint.
13th Jan '14 9:33:49 AM ikissfrogs
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** Bob is in shock.
20th Dec '13 10:08:06 AM BananaPancakes
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** Bob has been cursed to make only statements that are obvious to everyone.



* '''Subverted''': Bob is watching the Super Bowl on TV with HeterosexualLifePartner Charlie. Bob says "I am not watching the super bowl." Charlie is amused.
* '''Double Subverted''': Bob says "I am not watching the super bowl; [[TheTreacheryOfImages I am watching a tv displaying the super bowl]]."
* '''Parodied''': Bob is literally a superhero called Captain Obvious whose only superpower is to state the obvious.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Bob states the obvious to TheDitz Alice, who actually needs it to be stated, but when he's with intelligent people he doesn't.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob is watching the Super Bowl on TV with HeterosexualLifePartner Charlie. Bob says "I am not ''not'' watching the super bowl.Super Bowl." Charlie is amused.
* '''Double Subverted''': Bob says "I am not watching the super bowl; Super Bowl; [[TheTreacheryOfImages I am watching a tv TV displaying the super bowl]]."
Super Bowl]]."
* '''Parodied''': Bob is literally a superhero called Captain Obvious whose only superpower is to state point out the glaringly obvious.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Bob states the obvious to TheDitz Alice, who actually needs it to be stated, stated to her, but when he's with more intelligent people he doesn't.



* '''Invoked''': Bob is actually very perceptive, but uses the obvious statements as part of his ObfuscatingStupidity.

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* '''Invoked''': Bob is actually very perceptive, but uses the obvious statements as part of his ObfuscatingStupidity.



* '''Defied''': Bob begins with "You know..." but Alice cuts him off and asks if he's actually pointing out something the others can't see. He apologizes and shuts up.

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* '''Defied''': Bob begins with "You know..." but Alice cuts him off and [[ArmorPiercingQuestion asks if he's actually pointing out something the others can't see.see]]. He apologizes and shuts up.
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