History PlayingWith / PurelyAestheticGlasses

8th Apr '16 5:05:49 PM Leonia
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* '''Justified''': ???

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* '''Justified''': ???Bob is a spy who has good vision, but he has several pairs of glasses in case he needs to do undercover work where highly intelligent people wearing glasses wouldn't be an unreasonable expectation of the populace (eg. infiltrating a high-tech laboratory to steal trade secrets).
7th Dec '15 5:48:03 AM VPhantom
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* '''Justified''': Bob is actually rather smart and is nearsighted.

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* '''Justified''': Bob is actually rather smart and is nearsighted.???
7th Dec '15 5:47:42 AM VPhantom
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** See Justified.
6th Dec '15 8:30:30 PM TheWhistleTropes
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** See Justified.
27th Nov '13 2:12:35 PM Lullabee
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob is mildly nearsighted. He could cope without glasses or just wear contacts, but he opts for the specs since he thinks they make him look clever.
14th Oct '13 5:13:41 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': Bob wears glasses so that he'll look smart. People don't fall for this and Bob is ridiculed and looked down upon as a result of his charade.
** Alternatively, Bob wears corrective lenses (and doesn't need them) so he'll come off as more intelligent. He wears them so often that [[BlindWithoutEm his eyes are conditioned to wearing them]], to the point where he ''needs'' glasses in order to see.
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob's glasses are magical and boost his intelligence when he wears them.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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Bob wears glasses so that he'll look smart. People don't fall for this and Bob is ridiculed and looked down upon as a result of his charade.
** Alternatively, Bob wears corrective lenses (and doesn't need them) so he'll come off as more intelligent. He wears them so often that [[BlindWithoutEm his eyes are conditioned to wearing them]], to the point where he ''needs'' glasses in order to see.
* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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Bob's glasses are magical and boost his intelligence when he wears them.
14th Oct '13 4:39:32 PM Stoogebie
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** Alternatively, Bob wears corrective lenses (and doesn't need them) so he'll come off as more intelligent. He wears them so often that [[BlindWithoutEm his eyes are conditioned to wearing them]], to the point where he ''needs'' glasses in order to see.


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** But at least everyone thinks he's smart.
5th Oct '13 12:26:57 AM VPhantom
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* '''Subverted''': Bob takes off his glasses and reveals that he actually looks more intelligent without them.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Bob takes off his glasses and reveals that he actually looks more intelligent without them.



* '''Double Subverted''': It is revealed Bob's intelligence is a result of the glasses being a MagicFeather and [[YourMindMakesItReal Bob thinking he's been smart all along.]]
** ...Until he gets laser eye surgery. After that, he's just wear them out of habit.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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It is revealed Bob's intelligence is a result of the glasses being a MagicFeather and [[YourMindMakesItReal Bob thinking he's been smart all along.]]
** ...Until he gets laser eye surgery. After that, he's just wear wears them out of habit.
4th Oct '13 11:41:21 PM awesomedude17
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** Bob has some [[BlindWithoutEm eye troubles]].


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** ...Until he gets laser eye surgery. After that, he's just wear them out of habit.
6th Apr '13 2:00:35 PM Lullabee
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Cassie sells nerdy-looking glasses to college professors who don't need them, figuring they probably want to look smart.
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