History PlayingWith / PresidentEvil

14th Sep '14 8:32:41 PM BananaPancakes
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* '''Downplayed''': People question the morality of some actions of President Bob.

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* '''Downplayed''': People question the morality of some actions of President Bob.Bob's actions.



* '''Double Subverted''': ...so he arranges to have Tropeland's constitution repealed, rewritten or suspended.

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* '''Double Subverted''': ...Subverted''': President Bob's evil laws are ruled unconstitutional ... so he arranges to have Tropeland's constitution repealed, rewritten or suspended.



* '''Defied''': Despite [[ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem many opportunities to flout the law without too many people questioning him]], President Bob takes the high road every time.

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* '''Defied''': Despite [[ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem many opportunities to flout the law without too many people questioning him]], President Bob takes the high road every time.never strays from a LawfulGood path.



* '''Deconstructed''': After President Bob [[MoralEventHorizon authorizes the execution of someone from Tropendom]] -- [[TooDumbToLive which is led by his sworn enemy, Prime Minister Leah]] -- she [[DisproportionateRetribution takes matters into her own hands]] via [[NukeEm the bomb]].

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* '''Deconstructed''': After President Bob [[MoralEventHorizon authorizes the execution of someone from Tropendom]] -- [[TooDumbToLive which is led by his sworn enemy, Prime Minister Leah]] -- she [[DisproportionateRetribution takes matters into her own hands]] via [[NukeEm [[NuclearOption the bomb]].
4th Aug '14 8:10:21 AM BananaPancakes
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* '''Straight''': Bob, President of Tropeland, engages in actions of [[KickTheDog dubious morality]].

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* '''Straight''': Bob, President of Tropeland, engages in actions of does things that connote [[KickTheDog dubious poor morality]].



* '''Downplayed''': Commentators debate about the morality of some actions of President Bob.

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* '''Downplayed''': Commentators debate about People question the morality of some actions of President Bob.



* '''Double Subverted''': Then Tropeland's constitution is repealed.
* '''Parodied''': President Bob opens all his speeches by saying, "[[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial I have done nothing illegal or unethical in the past twenty-four hours]]."

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* '''Double Subverted''': Then Subverted''': ...so he arranges to have Tropeland's constitution is repealed.
repealed, rewritten or suspended.
* '''Parodied''': President Bob opens all his speeches by saying, "[[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial I [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial "I have done nothing illegal or unethical in the past twenty-four hours]]."hours."]]



* '''Exploited''': Vice President Alice catches President Bob working out a corrupt deal and blackmails him by threatening to tell all the voters unless he gives her more of a say in policymaking.

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* '''Exploited''': Vice President Alice catches President Bob working out a corrupt deal and blackmails him by threatening to tell all the voters unless he gives her more of a say in policymaking.his government.



* '''Deconstructed''': After President Bob [[MoralEventHorizon authorizes the execution of someone from Tropendom]] -- [[TooDumbToLive while it's under the leadership of his sworn enemy, Prime Minister Leah]] -- she [[DisproportionateRetribution takes matters into her own hands]] via [[NuclearOption the bomb]].
* '''Reconstructed''': President Bob learns some principles of PragmaticVillainy to ensure he doesn't give relatively good foreign leaders an excuse to go after him.

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* '''Implied''': President Bob, who deeply regrets [[FormerTeenRebel his past as a scofflaw]], constantly complains of youth turning to crime so easily and expresses a desire to "see to it that those punks never do ''anything'' again."
* '''Deconstructed''': After President Bob [[MoralEventHorizon authorizes the execution of someone from Tropendom]] -- [[TooDumbToLive while it's under the leadership of which is led by his sworn enemy, Prime Minister Leah]] -- she [[DisproportionateRetribution takes matters into her own hands]] via [[NuclearOption [[NukeEm the bomb]].
* '''Reconstructed''': President Bob learns some the principles of PragmaticVillainy to ensure he doesn't give relatively good foreign leaders an excuse to go after him.



* '''Played For Drama''': President Bob's misdeeds cause many Tropelanders to do things which, in the narrow letter of the law, constitute "treason", so to maintain his status as a "law and order" type, he is forced either to execute or imprison for life the vast majority of his country's population. Naturally, this leaves virtually all spheres of life more or less abandoned, and Tropeland falls into deep disrepair.
* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': President Bob is a [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed thinly veiled version of a world leader who really is/was that bad]].



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15th Mar '14 11:03:12 AM BananaPancakes
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* '''Reconstructed''': President Bob learns some principles of PragmaticVillainy to ensure he doesn't give relatively good foreign leaders an excuse to go after him.



%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
8th Feb '14 10:27:40 PM BananaPancakes
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* '''Downplayed''': There is some debate about the morality of some actions of President Bob.

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* '''Downplayed''': There is some Commentators debate about the morality of some actions of President Bob.



* '''Double Subverted''': Tropeland's constitution is repealed.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Then Tropeland's constitution is repealed.



* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???The work is a political satire set in a PeoplesRepublicOfTyranny.



* '''Deconstructed''': After President Bob [[MoralEventHorizon authorizes the execution of someone from Tropendom]] -- [[TooDumbToLive while it's under the leadership of his sworn enemy, Prime Minister Leah]] -- she [[DisproportionateRetribution takes matters into her own hands]] via [[NuclearOption the bomb]].



%%* '''Deconstructed''': ???
29th Jan '14 1:47:55 PM BananaPancakes
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** President Bob is an okay guy. It's [[EvilChancellor Vice President Alice]] you have to watch out for.

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** President Bob is an okay guy. a good person. It's [[EvilChancellor Vice President Alice]] you have to watch out for.who merits scrutiny.



* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???

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* '''Parodied''': ???
President Bob opens all his speeches by saying, "[[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial I have done nothing illegal or unethical in the past twenty-four hours]]."
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???President Bob operates within the confines of Tropeland's laws whenever he can and lets his political enemies see him doing so, but he bends or breaks them when he has a goal best left unstated.



** "Wow, President Bob is a scumbag."

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** "Wow, President Bob is a scumbag.''horrible''."



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

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* '''Invoked''': ???
Bob, a vigilante with a few extrajudicial killings under his belt, seeks the Tropeland presidency on a xenophobic anti-immigrant platform, secretly planning to sanction his actions and similar actions conducted by other yahoos retroactively.
* '''Exploited''': ???
Vice President Alice catches President Bob working out a corrupt deal and blackmails him by threatening to tell all the voters unless he gives her more of a say in policymaking.
* '''Defied''': ???Despite [[ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem many opportunities to flout the law without too many people questioning him]], President Bob takes the high road every time.



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

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* '''Conversed''': ???"By now, voters on this show really ought to have learned [[SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped maintaining a healthy democracy is tougher than it sounds]]."



Back to Back to PresidentEvil

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Back to Back to PresidentEvil
6th Jan '14 7:36:12 PM TVRulezAgain
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* '''Exaggerated''': President Bob engages in [[FinalSolution genocide]] and is generally a CompleteMonster.

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* '''Exaggerated''': President Bob engages in [[FinalSolution genocide]] and is generally a CompleteMonster.genocide]].
11th Dec '13 6:43:19 AM VPhantom
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* '''Lampshaded''': "Wow, President Bob is a scumbag."

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* '''Lampshaded''': '''Lampshaded''':
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"Wow, President Bob is a scumbag."
11th Dec '13 1:42:18 AM Scrounge
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** "Who the hell voted for this guy?"
5th Nov '13 8:55:30 PM TrickyTroper
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* '''Straight''': Bob, President of Tropeland, engages in actions of [[KickTheDog dubious morality]]

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* '''Straight''': Bob, President of Tropeland, engages in actions of [[KickTheDog dubious morality]]morality]].



** IDidWhatIHadToDo

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** IDidWhatIHadToDoIDidWhatIHadToDo.



** TheGoodKing
** President Bob spreads good and peace in Tropeland and abroad.

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** TheGoodKing
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[[TheGoodKing President Bob spreads good and peace in Tropeland and abroad.]]



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

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* '''Subverted''': ???
President Bob's evil laws are ruled unconstitutional.
* '''Double Subverted''': ???Tropeland's constitution is repealed.



* '''Averted''': ???

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* '''Averted''': ???President Bob is not evil.



* '''Lampshaded''': "Wow, President Bob is a scumbag"

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Wow, President Bob is a scumbag"scumbag."



* '''Discussed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???"I just don't trust President Bob. I bet he's evil."



* '''Played For Laughs''': President Bob forces everyone in Tropeland to pull humorous stunts.



%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
30th Aug '13 1:03:43 PM LadyJafaria
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Added DiffLines:

** President Bob is an okay guy. It's [[EvilChancellor Vice President Alice]] you have to watch out for.
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