History PlayingWith / FunnyAneurysmMoment

18th Sep '16 11:15:37 AM MitchellProductions
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* '''Inverted''': HilariousInHindsight ([[Administrivia/RenamedTropes AKA Reverse Funny Aneurysm]]).

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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HilariousInHindsight ([[Administrivia/RenamedTropes AKA Reverse Funny Aneurysm]]).Aneurysm]]).
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18th Jan '16 6:43:40 PM jormis29
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* '''Exaggerated''': Alice makes a joke about spontaneous combustion, and explodes seconds later, leaving a gory and disgusting mess.

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* '''Exaggerated''': Alice makes a joke about spontaneous combustion, {{spontaneous combustion}}, and explodes seconds later, leaving a gory and disgusting mess.
9th Aug '15 2:48:31 PM Gimere
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* '''Subverted''': Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character ([[CreatorsPet the audience abhors]]) has an aneurysm.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character ([[CreatorsPet whom the audience abhors]]) has an aneurysm.
30th Nov '13 7:10:32 PM LongLiveHumour
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* '''Inverted''': HilariousInHindsight ([[RenamedTropes AKA Reverse Funny Aneurysm]]).

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* '''Inverted''': HilariousInHindsight ([[RenamedTropes ([[Administrivia/RenamedTropes AKA Reverse Funny Aneurysm]]).
22nd Jul '13 10:59:51 PM JIKTV
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* '''Subverted''': Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character ([[TheWesley whom the audience abhors]]) has an aneurysm.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character ([[TheWesley whom ([[CreatorsPet the audience abhors]]) has an aneurysm.
26th Feb '13 7:08:35 AM VPhantom
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* '''Double Subverted''': Bob's character deeply cares for Alice, and watching him suffer makes the earlier joke seem horrible.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Bob's character deeply cares for Alice, and watching him her suffer makes the earlier joke seem horrible.
26th Feb '13 3:54:25 AM EndarkCuli
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* '''Subverted''': Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character has an aneurysm.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character ([[TheWesley whom the audience abhors]]) has an aneurysm.



* '''Enforced''': The show's cast is purposely full of insensitive jerks, so the odds of some kind of painful karmic backlash occurring to one of the characters is quite high.

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* '''Enforced''': The show's cast is purposely full of insensitive jerks, jerks with medical problems, so the odds of some kind of painful karmic backlash occurring to one of the characters is quite high.



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

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* '''Exploited''': ???
It's Sweeps Week, and the show needs better ratings, so TonightSomeoneDies! Care to take three guesses who, and how it happens?
* '''Defied''': ???Bob's joke was about a survivable (but still quite painful) ailment, which Bob later contracts and is cured of.
26th Feb '13 3:45:43 AM EndarkCuli
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* '''Exaggerated''': ???
* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Exaggerated''': ???
Alice makes a joke about spontaneous combustion, and explodes seconds later, leaving a gory and disgusting mess.
* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob's joke, and the coincidental pain he suffers later, is about a minor injury.



* '''Subverted''': ???
* '''Double Subverted''': ???

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* '''Subverted''': ???
Bob makes an aneurysm joke, but soon after, Alice's character has an aneurysm.
* '''Double Subverted''': ???Bob's character deeply cares for Alice, and watching him suffer makes the earlier joke seem horrible.



* '''Averted''': ???
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???

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* '''Averted''': ???
Neither Bob the character nor Bob the actor dies from an aneurysm.
* '''Enforced''': ???
The show's cast is purposely full of insensitive jerks, so the odds of some kind of painful karmic backlash occurring to one of the characters is quite high.
* '''Lampshaded''': ???Immediately after making the aneurysm joke, Bob accidentally breaks a few mirrors, walks under a few ladders, and bumps into a guy dressed as the Grim Reaper for a costume party.
26th Feb '13 2:45:33 AM Perey
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26th Feb '13 2:43:38 AM Perey
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'''Basic Trope''': A joke becomes unfunny because of a later event, in the story or in real life.
* '''Straight''': Bob's character ([[TheDanza also named Bob]]) makes an off-hand joke about having an aneurysm. A season or two later, Bob (either one) dies of an aneurysm.
* '''Exaggerated''': ???
* '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''': Bob (the actor) had already been diagnosed with a life-threatening aneurysm, and--having a [[AuthorAppeal personal taste]] for BlackComedy--had the line put in deliberately.
* '''Inverted''': HilariousInHindsight ([[RenamedTropes AKA Reverse Funny Aneurysm]]).
* '''Subverted''': ???
* '''Double Subverted''': ???
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': ???
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???
* '''Invoked''': Later writers found the joke insensitive, and have a ruptured aneurysm kill Bob (the character) for just this reason.
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': ???
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': "Oh, man... that joke will be funny until about three seconds after the headlines announce Bob's death from a ruptured aneurysm."
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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
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