History PlayingWith / DrowningMySorrows

11th Dec '15 1:05:03 PM Eon-the-Dragon
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** Bob [[UpToEleven bumps into someone at work]], so he gets drunk that night.
11th Dec '15 1:03:51 PM Eon-the-Dragon
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** Bob [[UpToEleven bumps into someone at work]], so he gets drunk that night.
12th Oct '13 9:05:41 PM VPhantom
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12th Oct '13 6:57:03 PM Stoogebie
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* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob calls up his buddy Carl and tells him all about the TraumaCongaLine he's been through in sobbing, but still somewhat coherent speech. When Carl asks if Bob is okay, the latter yells into the phone:
-->'''Bob''': Am I ''okay''? [[NoIndoorVoice I'M HUNG OVER AND WEARING A DRESS!]]
-->'''Carl''': [[FlatWhat What?]]

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* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob calls up his buddy Carl and tells him all about the TraumaCongaLine he's been After a particularly brutal run through in sobbing, but still somewhat coherent speech. When Carl asks if the TraumaCongaLine, Bob is okay, found the latter yells into the phone:
-->'''Bob''': Am I ''okay''? [[NoIndoorVoice I'M HUNG OVER AND WEARING A DRESS!]]
-->'''Carl''': [[FlatWhat What?]]
next day with a nasty hangover...and wearing a dress. And he had been drinking ''[[DrunkOnMilk ginger ale]]!''
12th Oct '13 6:54:00 PM Stoogebie
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* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob calls up his buddy Carl and tells him all about the TraumaCongaLine he's been through in sobbing, but still somewhat coherent speech. When Carl asks if Bob is okay, the latter yells into the phone:
-->'''Bob''': Am I ''okay''? [[NoIndoorVoice I'M HUNG OVER AND WEARING A DRESS!]]
-->'''Carl''': [[FlatWhat What?]]
16th May '13 7:37:39 PM LordPentium
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* '''Parodied''': ???

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* '''Parodied''': ???Bob chips a nail, and immediately starts chugging grain alcohol straight out of the bottle. The camera fades to black, and the next shot is of Bob in a gutter crying.
5th May '13 2:07:38 PM Outsyder0486
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'''Basic Trope''': A character is sad, so they get drunk.
* '''Straight''': Bob just lost his job, so he gets drunk that night.
* '''Exaggerated''':
** Bob just lost his job, his dad died, and his wife is leaving him, so he gets drunk that night.
** Bob just lost his job, so he gets drunk, smokes, and gets high that night.
* '''Downplayed''': Bob lost his job, so he drinks slightly more than usual, but not enough to get drunk.
* '''Justified''': Bob is very sad and drinking is how he copes.
* '''Inverted''':
** Bob usually drinks every night, but he sticks to soda and water the night he loses his job.
** Bob gets drunk to celebrate a new job or a promotion.
* '''Subverted''': Bob just lost his job, so he goes to the local bar...because he saw a "Help Wanted" sign in the window.
* '''Double Subverted''': But when the owner refuses to hire him, he decides to just get drunk instead.
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Bob doesn't drink.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???
* '''Invoked''': After Bob tells his buddy Carl that he's losing his job, Carl tells him they should go drink.
* '''Exploited''': Carl wants to extort money from Bob and he knows how suggestible he is when he's drunk, so he suggests they go out drinking when Bob loses his job.
* '''Defied''': "Much as I may want to get drunk tonight, that time would be better spent polishing up my resume."
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
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