History PlayingWith / MiseryPoker

9th Sep '15 2:08:57 PM Agronac919
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** Alternatively, Dick is the selfish one because Bob's actually are worse.

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** Alternatively, Dick Bob is the selfish one because Bob's Dick's actually are worse.
9th Sep '15 2:07:57 PM Agronac919
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** Dick is [[ItsAllAboutMe very self-centered]] and thinks Bob's problems aren't nearly as bad as his. Alternatively, Dick is selfish one because Bob's actually are worse.

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** Dick is [[ItsAllAboutMe very self-centered]] and thinks Bob's problems aren't nearly as bad as his.
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Alternatively, Dick is the selfish one because Bob's actually are worse.
9th Sep '15 2:05:26 PM Agronac919
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** Dick is [[ItsAllAboutMe very self-centered]] and thinks Bob's problems aren't nearly as bad as his.

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** Dick is [[ItsAllAboutMe very self-centered]] and thinks Bob's problems aren't nearly as bad as his. Alternatively, Dick is selfish one because Bob's actually are worse.
8th May '14 10:35:15 AM VPhantom
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* '''Defied''': Bob realizes that his issues are lesser compared to the epic trauma Dick suffered through. [[TheMessiah Dick]] is sympathetic and points out that just because he suffered worse doesn't mean Bob's suffering is any less real.

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* '''Defied''': Bob realizes that his issues are lesser compared to the epic trauma Dick suffered through. [[TheMessiah [[AllLovingHero Dick]] is sympathetic and points out that just because he suffered worse doesn't mean Bob's suffering is any less real.
23rd Jul '13 8:09:47 AM skywerewolf
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** Dick as problems, Bob has problems, Bob isn't aware of Dick's problems so he has to bring them up.
13th May '13 3:48:20 PM SgtFrog1
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* '''Discussed''': "You know, it feels like I can never talk about my problems to ''anyone'', since there's always someone else who has it worse than me, and expects me to just forget my problems and expect me to feel bad for even bringing up my problems. I'm really, truly sorry that your husband is an alcoholic, or that you're drowning in debt, or your sister is in the hospital with a broken arm, but I wasn't aware that this was a "who's life is the worst?" contest. I'm sorry."

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* '''Discussed''': "You know, it feels like I can never talk about my problems to ''anyone'', since there's always someone else who has it worse than me, and expects me to just forget my problems and expect me to feel bad for even bringing up my problems. I'm really, truly sorry that your husband is an alcoholic, or that you're drowning in debt, or that your sister is in the hospital with a broken arm, but I wasn't aware that this was a "who's life is the worst?" contest. I'm sorry."
13th May '13 3:47:27 PM SgtFrog1
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* '''Discussed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???"You know, it feels like I can never talk about my problems to ''anyone'', since there's always someone else who has it worse than me, and expects me to just forget my problems and expect me to feel bad for even bringing up my problems. I'm really, truly sorry that your husband is an alcoholic, or that you're drowning in debt, or your sister is in the hospital with a broken arm, but I wasn't aware that this was a "who's life is the worst?" contest. I'm sorry."
22nd Apr '13 6:48:02 PM Lullabee
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob has one essay to write for next week. Dick has two, ''and'' an exam.
26th Jan '13 7:13:04 PM VPhantom
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* '''Exaggerated''': Bob complains about his girl problems. Dick proceeds to rant about how he lost his own girlfriend, his house, his job, [[IHaveNoSon his father disowned him]], he's living out of his AllegedCar, and is barely scraping by and wishes he ''only'' had to deal with a couple of hot girls fighting over him.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Bob complains about his girl problems. Dick proceeds to rant about how he lost his own girlfriend, his house, his job, [[IHaveNoSon his father disowned him]], he's living out of his AllegedCar, and is barely scraping by and wishes he ''only'' had to deal with a couple of hot girls fighting over him.



* '''Justified''': Dick has pretty everyday problems, while Bob's seem relatively petty, and Dick is helping him put things in perspective.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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Dick has pretty everyday problems, while Bob's seem relatively petty, and Dick is helping him put things in perspective.



--> '''Dick:''' Oh, ''come on'', Bob! Your problems are so trivial, I can't believe ''anyone'' would complain about them. Ask yourself this: who do you want to spend your time with, Alice or Eva? Then ''ask her out''.

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--> '''Dick:''' -->'''Dick:''' Oh, ''come on'', Bob! Your problems are so trivial, I can't believe ''anyone'' would complain about them. Ask yourself this: who do you want to spend your time with, Alice or Eva? Then ''ask her out''.



--> '''Bob:''' Look, it's not that easy. What if it turns out badly?
--> '''Dick:''' What, like your date lifting your wallet and charging ten thousand dollars on your credit cards? I'm telling you, you're worrying about ''nothing.''

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--> '''Bob:''' -->'''Bob:''' Look, it's not that easy. What if it turns out badly?
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badly?\\
'''Dick:''' What, like your date lifting your wallet and charging ten thousand dollars on your credit cards? I'm telling you, you're worrying about ''nothing.''



--> '''Eva''': "Ow! Damnit, a hangnail!"
--> '''Dick''': "[[MemeticMutation MY PARENTS ARE DEAAAAAD!]]"
--> '''Eva''': "...'Kay."
* '''Deconstructed''': Dick refuses to [[NoSympathy show any sympathy]] for Bob's problems, and Bob stops telling him about them, even when he really ''does'' need help dealing with it all.
* '''Reconstructed''': ???

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--> '''Eva''': -->'''Eva''': "Ow! Damnit, a hangnail!"
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hangnail!"\\
'''Dick''': "[[MemeticMutation MY PARENTS ARE DEAAAAAD!]]"
-->
DEAAAAAD!]]"\\
'''Eva''': "...'Kay."
* '''Deconstructed''': Dick refuses to [[NoSympathy show any sympathy]] for Bob's problems, and Bob stops telling him about them, even when he really ''does'' need help dealing with it all.
* '''Reconstructed''': ???
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--> '''Bob''': Alice and I broke up.
--> '''Charlie''': I just got some bad news from my doctor.
--> '''Bob''': She was cheating on me!
--> '''Charlie''': I have cancer.
--> '''Bob''': I only found out, cause she gave me AIDS! She's only HIV positive.

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--> '''Bob''': Alice and I broke up.
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up.\\
'''Charlie''': I just got some bad news from my doctor.
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doctor.\\
'''Bob''': She was cheating on me!
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me!\\
'''Charlie''': I have cancer.
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cancer.\\
'''Bob''': I only found out, cause she gave me AIDS! She's only HIV positive.



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



* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???'''Deconstructed''': Dick refuses to [[NoSympathy show any sympathy]] for Bob's problems, and Bob stops telling him about them, even when he really ''does'' need help dealing with it all.






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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
29th Oct '12 12:19:51 AM johnnye
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* '''Justified''': Compared to Dick's problems, Bob's own troubles seem relatively petty, and Dick is helping him put things in perspective.

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* '''Justified''': Compared to Dick's Dick has pretty everyday problems, while Bob's own troubles seem relatively petty, and Dick is helping him put things in perspective.



* '''Inverted''': "...now I feel guilty that I was going to complain about the terrible coffee I had this morning."

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* '''Inverted''': "...now I feel guilty that I was going Dick and Bob each try to complain about prove their StiffUpperLip is stiffer than the terrible coffee I had this morning."other's.



--> '''Bob''': I only found out, cause she gave me AIDS! She's only HIV possitive.

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--> '''Bob''': I only found out, cause she gave me AIDS! She's only HIV possitive.positive.
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