History PlayingWith / StatusQuoisGod

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.
7th Jun '16 9:27:32 PM Timjames98
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** [[WeWantOurJerkBack Even changes that would unambiguously be for the better are reset at the end of the episode. As a result, the characters live in a world in which nothing can EVER get better]].
14th Sep '15 11:09:52 PM VPhantom
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* '''Exaggerated''': NegativeContinuity: All drastic changes will be reverted without any explanation.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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NegativeContinuity: All drastic changes will be reverted without any explanation.
14th Sep '15 2:11:16 PM rjd1922
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** The writers claim that the events leading to the change in status quo were AllJustADream,and everything is back to normal once again.

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** The writers claim that the events leading to the change in status quo were AllJustADream,and AllJustADream, and everything is back to normal once again.
20th Feb '15 7:51:48 AM AHI-3000
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* '''Exaggerated''':

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* '''Exaggerated''': NegativeContinuity: All drastic changes will be reverted without any explanation.



** NegativeContinuity: All drastic changes will be reverted without any explanation.
18th Feb '15 2:28:49 PM AHI-3000
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** Bob frequently destroys the entire world, but it's always replenished by the end of the episode.
** NegativeContinuity

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** Bob frequently [[EndOfTheWorld destroys the entire world, world]], but it's always replenished by the end of the episode.
** NegativeContinuityNegativeContinuity: All drastic changes will be reverted without any explanation.



* '''Lampshaded''': Isn't it odd how we have been the [[NotAllowedToGrowUp same age]] since ''forever''?

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* '''Lampshaded''': Isn't '''Lampshaded''':
** "Don't worry, I'm sure all of our problems will be solved by the end of today or tomorrow. [[ResetButton Everything will be back to normal like always]]."
** "Isn't
it odd how we have been the [[NotAllowedToGrowUp same age]] ''[[ComicBookTime since ''forever''?forever]]''?"
18th Jan '15 2:18:52 PM AHI-3000
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* '''Enforced''': The show's executive keep ''everything'' the same because otherwise the fans would get angry at them.

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* '''Enforced''': [[ExecutiveMeddling The show's executive executives keep ''everything'' everything the same same]], [[TheyChangedItNowItSucks because otherwise the fans would get angry at them.them]].
18th Jan '15 2:16:53 PM AHI-3000
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* '''Averted''': There is an ongoing continuity in the series.

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* '''Averted''': There is an ongoing continuity in the series. Drastic changes to the story tend to stick.
12th Feb '14 11:17:27 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': 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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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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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.
12th Feb '14 10:53:58 PM StongRadd
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* '''Reconstructed''': However, people realise that, whilst the show's continuity might remain static, it still had genuine merits, and they continue watching it.

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** In-universe example: Alice gets excited whenever something changes in later episodes...only for it to be for naught. A few episodes later, as a result of things only ''seeming'' to change but winding up being the same, Alice winds up depressed and/or cynical.
* '''Reconstructed''': However, people realise realize that, whilst the show's continuity might remain static, it still had genuine merits, and they continue watching it.
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