History PlayingWith / HeirClubForMen

25th Feb '15 9:46:00 AM ChaoticNovelist
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** Only men are considered [[AuthorityEqualsAsskicking capable of fighting.]]
** There are no women.

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** Only men are considered [[AuthorityEqualsAsskicking [[AsskickingEqualsAuthority capable of fighting.]]
** There are no women.
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** KingBobTheNth passes his crown onto Princess Annie.
** Queen Alice takes over after KingBobTheNth dies.
** KingBobTheNth passes the crown onto his [[YoungestChildWins youngest child]], Prince Charlie.

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** KingBobTheNth passes dies and Prince Charlie expects to crowned king, only for his crown onto dad's will to name Princess Annie.
** Queen Alice takes over after KingBobTheNth dies.
Anne as his successor because she is older.
** KingBobTheNth passes the crown onto his [[YoungestChildWins youngest child]], dies and Prince Charlie.Charlie is crowned, but "he" turns out to be crossdressing princess Charla and her father knew this before he died and designated his heir.



** But she can never marry, lest the crown be passed onto her new husband.
** But only until Prince Billy is old enough to rule on his own.
** Even though Princess Annie is three years older than Prince Charlie.

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** But she can never marry, lest **Further into the crown will, the late king specifies that Princess Anne will be passed onto her new husband.
** But only
Charlie's ''regent'' until Prince Billy he is old enough to rule on his own.
** Even though Princess Annie is three years older than Prince Charlie.
be king.
**Charla was ''originally'' male but a demon [[GenderBender transformed him into a girl.]] His father knew this as well.



* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': See "Reconstructed"
* '''Enforced''': TruthInTelevision
* '''Lampshaded''': "Only a prince can become a king!"

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
KingBobTheNth dies and his children are each crowned in their turn. Sometimes a girl is passed over for her younger brother or cousin and sometimes not.
* '''Averted''': See "Reconstructed"
'''Averted''':
**KingBobTheNth passes his crown onto his oldest child, who happens to be Princess Annie.
**Queen Alice takes over after KingBobTheNth dies.
**Neither gender nor heritage is a factor for inheritance.
* '''Enforced''': TruthInTelevision
The show is a historical drama and the writer wants it to be TruthInTelevision.
* '''Lampshaded''': "Only a prince can become a king!"rule!"



* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that could easily be prevented if the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean "is a competent ruler."

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* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that could easily be prevented if '''Deconstructed''':
**Charlie is crowned king despite being
the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, youngest of the royal children because he is the only male. However, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean translate into "is a competent ruler."" Thus, Charlie fumbles with his duties which has the potential to cause trouble.
**A SuccessionCrisis begins because KingBobTheNth doesn't have a son despite having a daughter who could do a good job of it.



** The crown is passed onto the oldest child, regardless of gender.
** Alternatively, leaders are chosen by merit and/or by vote, rather than by lineage.

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** The crown **After Charlie is passed onto the oldest child, crowned, his siblings, regardless of gender.
** Alternatively, leaders are chosen by merit and/or by vote, rather than by lineage.
their gender become his advisors and they all pool their knowledge and experience together so that Charlie makes the best decision.
**The oldest princess rules temporarily until she can find a man with ''some'' claim to the throne that the beligerents can agree on. "Temporarily" can last a long time under the right conditions.
26th Sep '14 3:21:21 PM SteelEdge
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** There are no women.
19th Nov '13 3:36:18 PM TheLyniezian
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* '''Inverted''': The power is passed down from mother to daughter (i.e. from Queen Alice to Princess Annie

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* '''Inverted''': The power is passed down from mother to daughter (i.e. from Queen Alice to Princess AnnieAnnie).
14th Sep '13 8:36:40 AM jastay3
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**Only men are considered [[AuthorityEqualsAsskicking capable of fighting.]]
26th Jun '13 4:01:05 AM Orin*Okuu
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** KingBobTheNth passes the crown onto his [[YoungestChildWins youngest son]], Prince Charlie.

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** KingBobTheNth passes the crown onto his [[YoungestChildWins youngest son]], child]], Prince Charlie.
10th May '13 2:38:40 PM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Exaggerated''': KingBobTheNth dies without any heirs, even though he had ''dozens'' of daughters, so the throne ends up going to Bob's half-brother, Charlie.

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* '''Exaggerated''': KingBobTheNth dies without any heirs, even though he had ''dozens'' of daughters, so the throne ends up going to Bob's half-brother, Charlie.Charlie, who's clearly not fit to rule a kingdom.
3rd Mar '13 5:28:44 PM Tangerineandpuce
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* '''Exaggerated''': KingBobTheNth dies without any heirs, even though he had ''dozens'' of daughters.

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* '''Exaggerated''': KingBobTheNth dies without any heirs, even though he had ''dozens'' of daughters.daughters, so the throne ends up going to Bob's half-brother, Charlie.
22nd Feb '13 9:06:21 PM MsChibiForgotHerPassword
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???When it comes time to divide up the inheritance, although all of Bob's children receive ''something'', the bulk of it goes to Billy, his oldest son.
20th Jan '13 10:06:27 PM VPhantom
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* '''Played Straight''': KingBobTheNth passes his crown onto Prince Billy, even though there is at least one princess who is older than Prince Billy.

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* '''Played Straight''': '''Straight''': KingBobTheNth passes his crown onto Prince Billy, even though there is at least one princess who is older than Prince Billy.



* '''Downplayed''': ???



** Queen Alice takes over after KingBobTheNth dies.

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** Queen Alice takes over after KingBobTheNth dies.



** But she can never marry, lest the crown be passed onto her new husband.

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** But she can never marry, lest the crown be passed onto her new husband.



** Even though Princess Annie is three years older than Prince Charlie.
* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that could easily be prevented if the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean "is a competent ruler."
* '''Reconstructed''':
** The crown is passed onto the oldest child, regardless of gender.
** Alternatively, leaders are chosen by merit and/or by vote, rather than by lineage.
* '''Parodied''':
* '''Lampshaded''': "Only a prince can become a king!"

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** Even though Princess Annie is three years older than Prince Charlie.
Charlie.
* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that could easily be prevented if the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean "is a competent ruler."
'''Parodied''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''':
** The crown is passed onto the oldest child, regardless of gender.
** Alternatively, leaders are chosen by merit and/or by vote, rather than by lineage.
* '''Parodied''':
* '''Lampshaded''': "Only a prince can become a king!"
'''Zig Zagged''': ???



* '''Lampshaded''': "Only a prince can become a king!"



* '''Defied''': KingBobTheNth decides he'll pass the crown onto his eldest daughter, and [[DaddysGirl teach her how to be the best queen she can possibly be]].
* '''Discussed''':
* '''Conversed''':
* '''Played For Laughs''':
* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.

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* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': KingBobTheNth decides he'll pass the crown onto his eldest daughter, and [[DaddysGirl teach her how to be the best queen she can possibly be]].
be]].
* '''Discussed''':
'''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''':
'''Conversed''': ???
* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that could easily be prevented if the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean "is a competent ruler."
* '''Reconstructed''':
** The crown is passed onto the oldest child, regardless of gender.
** Alternatively, leaders are chosen by merit and/or by vote, rather than by lineage.
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
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'''Played For Laughs''':
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Laughs''': ???
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'''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.???
28th Oct '12 6:59:19 AM Nohbody
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* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that [[WeCouldHaveAvoidedAllThis could easily be prevented]] if the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean "is a competent ruler."

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* '''Deconstructed''': May lead to wars and chaos that [[WeCouldHaveAvoidedAllThis could easily be prevented]] prevented if the crown were passed onto a daughter. Also, "has a penis" doesn't necessarily ''automatically'' mean "is a competent ruler."
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