History PlayingWith / SpitTake

19th Jan '15 4:18:37 PM StarTropes
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* '''Downplayed''': Upon hearing that his father was a feared serial killer, Bob chokes on his drink, but manages to swallow.

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* '''Downplayed''': Upon hearing that his father was a feared serial killer, Bob chokes on dribbles out a few drops of his drink, but manages to swallow.swallow most of it.



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

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* '''Exploited''': ???Someone manages to film the SpitTake and posts it online for a few laughs.



* '''Implied''': Alice goes to tell Bob something and comes back covered in liquid.



* '''Reconstructed''': But everyone decides that it was ActuallyPrettyFunny.



%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
31st Mar '14 2:08:14 PM Taxima
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** Bob, upon hearing something shocking, takes a deep swig of whatever he was drinking.

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** Bob, upon hearing something shocking, [[INeedAFreakingDrink takes a deep swig of whatever he was drinking.drinking]].
8th Nov '13 3:28:26 AM Trogdor7620
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Upon hearing that his father was a feared serial killer, Bob chokes on his drink, but manages to swallow.
10th May '13 10:00:24 PM OceanHomer
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* '''Straight''': Upon hearing that his father was a feared demonic prince, a character spews out the coffee he was drinking.

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* '''Straight''': Upon hearing that his father was a feared demonic prince, a character Bob spews out the coffee he was drinking.



** Upon hearing his father has a gray hair, a character sprays out his drink. Alternately, the character spews drink out of his mouth, his nose, and [[EyeScream his eyes]].
** A character, upon being shocked, starts spitting his drink. Even though he wasn't drinking anything.
** The character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed.

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** Upon hearing his father has a gray hair, a character Bob sprays out his drink. Alternately, the character Bob spews drink out of his mouth, his nose, and [[EyeScream his eyes]].
** A character, Bob, upon being shocked, starts spitting his drink. Even though he wasn't drinking anything.
** The character He does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed.



** Upon hearing his father was a feared demonic prince, a character nearly chokes to death on his coffee.
** A character, upon hearing something shocking, takes a deep swig of whatever he was drinking.
* '''Subverted''': A character is drinking coffee when someone tells him something extraordinary. He starts to react, then calmly continues drinking.

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** Upon hearing his father was a feared demonic prince, a character Bob nearly chokes to death on his coffee.
** A character, Bob, upon hearing something shocking, takes a deep swig of whatever he was drinking.
* '''Subverted''': A character Bob is drinking coffee when someone tells him something extraordinary. He starts to react, then calmly continues drinking.



* '''Parodied''': The character's spit take hits everyone in the room, staining their very nice clothes. Alternately, the character takes a drink just for this purpose, after hearing the news.

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* '''Parodied''': The character's Bob's spit take hits everyone in the room, staining their very nice clothes. Alternately, the character he takes a drink just for this purpose, after hearing the news.



* '''Averted''': A character receiving shocking news while taking a drink does not spit any of it out.

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* '''Averted''': A character Bob, receiving shocking news while taking a drink drink, does not spit any of it out.



* '''Deconstructed''': The character's indiscretion earns him a DeathGlare from everyone who was in the line of fire, and the conversation is derailed for a few minutes as he cleans up after himself.

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* '''Deconstructed''': The character's Bob's indiscretion earns him a DeathGlare from everyone who was in the line of fire, and the conversation is derailed for a few minutes as he cleans up after himself.
6th Mar '13 6:15:43 AM Spinosegnosaurus77
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** Ihe character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed.

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** Ihe The character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed.
1st Feb '13 9:50:13 PM VPhantom
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* '''Exaggerated''': Upon hearing his father has a gray hair, a character sprays out his drink. Alternately, the character spews drink out of his mouth, his nose, and [[EyeScream his eyes]].

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Upon hearing his father has a gray hair, a character sprays out his drink. Alternately, the character spews drink out of his mouth, his nose, and [[EyeScream his eyes]].



** Alternately, the character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed.

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** Alternately, the Ihe character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed.



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



* '''Inverted''': Upon hearing his father was a feared demonic prince, a character nearly chokes to death on his coffee.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Upon hearing his father was a feared demonic prince, a character nearly chokes to death on his coffee.



* '''Deconstructed''': The character's indiscretion earns him a DeathGlare from everyone who was in the line of fire, and the conversation is derailed for a few minutes as he cleans up after himself.
* '''Reconstructed''': ???



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



* '''Deconstructed''': The character's indiscretion earns him a DeathGlare from everyone who was in the line of fire, and the conversation is derailed for a few minutes as he cleans up after himself.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
14th Nov '12 6:43:02 PM SgtFrog1
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Added DiffLines:

** The SpitTake [[OverlyLongGag lasts for]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzQLvbrr9lI several minutes...]] or [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z291ikShb8w several hours]].
15th Mar '12 12:21:18 PM GingerSnaps
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** Alternately, the character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed (typically an animated trope, and generally carefully coloured to avoid the impression of a WaterfallPuke).

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** Alternately, the character does a spit take involving more of the liquid than has actually been imbibed (typically an animated trope, and generally carefully coloured to avoid the impression of a WaterfallPuke).imbibed.



* '''Double Subverted''': ...until the last fact is mention, which either makes the whole thing much more important, or [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking or would seem like the least shocking part of it]].

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* '''Double Subverted''': ...until the last fact is mention, which either makes the whole thing much more important, or [[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking or would seem like the least shocking part of it]].



(spits out drink)You went back to SpitTake?

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(spits out drink)You went drink) You want to go back to SpitTake?SpitTake!?
9th Nov '11 11:53:18 AM Chariset
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** A character, upon hearing something shocking, starts to suck in a lot of his/her drink.
* '''Subverted''': A character is drinking coffee when someone tells him something extraordinary. He calmly continues drinking.

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** A character, upon hearing something shocking, starts to suck in takes a lot deep swig of his/her drink.
whatever he was drinking.
* '''Subverted''': A character is drinking coffee when someone tells him something extraordinary. He starts to react, then calmly continues drinking.



* '''Deconstructed''': ???

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* '''Deconstructed''': ???The character's indiscretion earns him a DeathGlare from everyone who was in the line of fire, and the conversation is derailed for a few minutes as he cleans up after himself.



* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': A character's reactions to extraordinary events do not include spewing food or drink anywhere, even if they were eating or drinking.

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
Something shocking is said to an entire group of characters drinking. Some react with a spit-take, some take a sharp swallow, some do neither.
* '''Averted''': A character's reactions to extraordinary events do not include spewing food or character receiving shocking news while taking a drink anywhere, even if they were eating or drinking.does not spit any of it out.



* '''Defied''': "I need to tell you something... you might want to put that cup down."

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* '''Defied''': "I need to tell you something... you something that might want to upset you..." "Wait, let me put that this cup down."
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