History PlayingWith / OneNoteCook

19th Oct '15 9:03:05 AM TheWhistleTropes
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* '''Downplayed''': Bob can only make dishes that involve eggs; his repertoire ranges from omelettes to custards to French toast.

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* '''Downplayed''': Bob can only make dishes that involve eggs; his repertoire ranges from omelettes to custards to French toast.toast to even cakes.
20th Jun '14 10:04:15 PM TrickyTroper
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** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide [[ComicalOverreacting because Bob can't cook anything else]].
* '''Played For Drama''': Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.

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** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide [[ComicalOverreacting because Bob can't can't]] [[BlackComedy cook anything else]].
* '''Played For Drama''': Drama''':
** Same as above, except that [[KilledOffForReal the characters in question are]] ''main characters''.
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Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.
11th Jun '14 10:06:12 AM VPhantom
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* '''Played For Laughs''': As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
* '''Played For Drama''':
** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide because Bob can't cook anything else.
** Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': Laughs''':
**
As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
* '''Played For Drama''':
** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide [[ComicalOverreacting because Bob can't cook anything else.
**
else]].
* '''Played For Drama''':
Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.
11th Jun '14 9:05:36 AM TrickyTroper
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* '''Played For Laughs''':
** As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide [[ComicalOverreacting because Bob can't cook anything else]].
* '''Played For Drama''': Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.

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* '''Played For Laughs''':
**
Laughs''': As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
* '''Played For Drama''':
** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide [[ComicalOverreacting because Bob can't cook anything else]].
* '''Played For Drama''':
else.
**
Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.
10th Jan '14 8:59:38 PM TrickyTroper
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* '''Inverted''': Bob can cook nearly everything under the sun ''except'' hard boiled eggs.

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** [[MenCantKeepHouse Bob is used to his wife, Alice, doing all the cooking.]]
* '''Inverted''': Bob is a SupremeChef who can cook nearly everything under the sun ''except'' hard boiled eggs.



* '''Played For Drama''': Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town.

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* '''Played For Drama''': Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town. When she learns that all of her friends are dead, she suffers a severe case of SurvivorGuilt.
10th Jan '14 8:56:00 PM TrickyTroper
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* '''Straight''': Bob can only make hard boiled eggs.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob cannot even make soft boiled eggs! Any attempts to diversify the menu end up with him setting the stove on fire.
* '''Downplayed''': Bob can only make dishes that involve eggs.

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* '''Straight''': The only thing Bob can only make hard boiled cook is hard-boiled eggs.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob cannot even make soft boiled soft-boiled eggs! Any attempts to diversify the menu end up with him setting the stove on fire.
* '''Downplayed''': Bob can only make dishes that involve eggs.eggs; his repertoire ranges from omelettes to custards to French toast.



* '''Subverted''': It's Bob's turn to make breakfast, and everyone expects he'll make boiled eggs, they wake up and see he has made some rather tasty looking pancakes.
* '''Double Subverted''': The pancakes only look tasty! They really taste horrible!

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* '''Subverted''': It's Bob's turn to make breakfast, and understandably, everyone expects that he'll make boiled eggs, hard-boiled eggs. Instead, they wake up and see he has made some rather tasty looking pancakes.
* '''Double Subverted''': [[LethalChef The pancakes only look tasty! They really taste horrible!horrible!]]



** Bob is an awful cook and can't even make one thing right.

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** Bob is [[LethalChef an awful cook cook]] and can't even make one thing right.right.
** Bob has never made any attempt to cook anything.



* '''Invoked''': Everyone loves Bob's hard-boiled eggs, so he never bothers to learn to cook anything else.

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* '''Invoked''': Everyone loves in Bob's life loves his hard-boiled eggs, so he never bothers to learn to cook anything else.



* '''Played For Drama''': Alice asks Bob to cook a meatloaf for a family dinner. Bob has never had to cook anything but hard-boiled eggs before, so despite his attempts to follow the recipe he was given, he sets the kitchen on fire. The fire burns Troperville to the ground, and [[KillEmAll every main character dies]] except Miriam, who was conveniently out of town.



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''':
???
27th Dec '13 4:29:31 PM VPhantom
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* '''Played For Laughs''': As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
* '''Played For Drama''': Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide because Bob can't cook anything else.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': Laughs''':
**
As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
* '''Played For Drama''': ** Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide [[ComicalOverreacting because Bob can't cook anything else.else]].



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

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''':
???
27th Dec '13 1:49:46 PM TrickyTroper
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* '''Conversed''': "Why doesn't Bob cook anything but hard-boiled eggs? Is he a OneNoteChef or what?"

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* '''Conversed''': "Why doesn't Bob cook anything but hard-boiled eggs? Is he a OneNoteChef OneNoteCook or what?"
27th Dec '13 12:06:41 PM TrickyTroper
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'''Basic Trope''': A character can only make one kind of food, if they try anything else they are a lethal chef

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'''Basic Trope''': A character can only make one kind of food, food; if they try anything else they are a lethal chefLethalChef.



* '''Inverted''': Bob can cook nearly everything under the sun EXCEPT hard boiled eggs.

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* '''Inverted''': Bob can cook nearly everything under the sun EXCEPT ''except'' hard boiled eggs.



* '''Invoked''': ???

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* '''Invoked''': ???Everyone loves Bob's hard-boiled eggs, so he never bothers to learn to cook anything else.



* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Conversed''': ???"Why doesn't Bob cook anything but hard-boiled eggs? Is he a OneNoteChef or what?"
* '''Implied''': Bob always serves hard-boiled eggs, but this is never mentioned by any character.
* '''Played For Laughs''': As a RunningGag, Bob serves hard-boiled eggs at every meal.
* '''Played For Drama''': Bob's family and friends are DrivenToSuicide because Bob can't cook anything else.



%%* '''Implied''': ???



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''':
???
17th Feb '13 1:42:56 PM VPhantom
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* '''Exploited''': When the BigBad has captured and brainwashed Bob, he...
** ... uses Bob to lull people into a false sense of security ("I heard that Bob's hard-boiled eggs are awesome! I just can't wait to see what else he can cook" from distant acquaintances).
** ... uses Bob's other food as a CoolAndUnusualPunishment.

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* '''Exploited''': When the BigBad has captured captures and brainwashed brainwashes Bob, he...
** ...
he...\\
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A) ...
uses Bob to lull people into a false sense of security ("I heard that Bob's hard-boiled eggs are awesome! I just can't wait to see what else he can cook" from distant acquaintances).
** ...
acquaintances).\\
B) ...
uses Bob's other food dishes as a CoolAndUnusualPunishment.
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