History PlayingWith / StatusQuoisGod

8th Mar '17 4:59:41 AM SparkPlugTheTroper
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** The status quo is literally a god.

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** The status quo is literally a god.god, and doing anything that is against the status quo is grounds for TheScourgeOfGod.
11th Feb '17 4:21:37 AM SparkPlugTheTroper
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* '''Parodied''': Bob shoots his mother, and when Alice looks upon him in shock, he tells her not to worry because [[BreakingTheFourthWall she'll be back by the end of the episode anyway]].

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob shoots his mother, and when Alice looks upon him in shock, he tells her not to worry because [[BreakingTheFourthWall she'll be back by the end of the episode anyway]].anyway]].
** The status quo is literally a god.
18th Dec '16 4:51:25 PM MitchellProductions
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* '''Played For Laughs''': ButtMonkey, when it involves a character instead of the entire series.



%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
9th Dec '16 10:27:21 AM ZombieAladdin
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* '''Justified''': The writers want the audience to be instantly familiar with the show's premise, and not have to worry about changes in the show's continuity.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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The writers want the audience to be instantly familiar with the show's premise, and not have to worry about changes in the show's continuity.continuity.
** The writers want viewers who stop watching the show to be able to jump back in at any time and not be confused over anything.



* '''Enforced''': [[ExecutiveMeddling The show's executives keep everything the same]], [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks because otherwise the fans would get angry at them]].

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* '''Enforced''': '''Enforced''':
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[[ExecutiveMeddling The show's executives keep everything the same]], [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks because otherwise the fans would get angry at them]].them]].
** The channel the show runs on airs reruns in a random order. Having any sort of continuity between episodes will cause the show to cease to make sense among people who aren't up to date.
3rd Nov '16 4:23:14 PM MitchellProductions
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* '''Invoked''': A change occurs that threatens to shake up the series' dynamics, so the characters scramble to prevent the change from messing with the show.

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* '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''':
** IgnoredEpiphany: When the character rejects change.
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A change occurs that threatens to shake up the series' dynamics, so the characters scramble to prevent the change from messing with the show.
3rd Nov '16 1:09:15 PM MitchellProductions
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** StrictlyFormula: Almost nothing ever changes

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** StrictlyFormula: Almost nothing ever changesWhen the repetition of the storyline elements decreases the likelihood of additional changes.
31st Oct '16 1:19:00 PM MitchellProductions
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* '''Conversed''': Alice: "This show is so ''boring'' Bob, nothing ever changes here...!"

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* '''Conversed''': Alice: "This show is so ''boring'' Bob, [[NegativeContinuity nothing ever changes here...!"!]]"
18th Sep '16 6:52:41 AM MitchellProductions
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Added DiffLines:

** ItsTheSameNowItSucks
15th Sep '16 6:41:22 PM MitchellProductions
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Added DiffLines:

** StrictlyFormula: Almost nothing ever changes
8th Jun '16 12:23:07 PM DoctorTItanX
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* '''Averted''': There is an ongoing continuity in the series. Drastic changes to the story tend to stick.

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* '''Averted''': There is an actual ongoing continuity in the series. Drastic changes to the story tend to stick.stick, and are not just conveniently reset at the end.



** The show itself begins to grow stale and predictable because no changes ''ever'' stick around, and thus fans stop watching the show.

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** The show itself begins to grow stale and predictable because no changes ''ever'' stick around, and thus fans stop watching the show.show altogether.
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