History PlayingWith / TheDitz

26th Feb '16 5:22:19 AM VPhantom
Is there an issue? Send a Message


%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
26th Feb '16 5:22:10 AM VPhantom
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* '''Exploited''': People use bobs stupidity to get things from him.

to:

* '''Exploited''': People use bobs Bob's stupidity to get things from him.
26th Feb '16 4:56:12 AM Iampureevil
Is there an issue? Send a Message


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

to:

* '''Exploited''': ???People use bobs stupidity to get things from him.
23rd Sep '15 4:54:24 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* '''Deconstructed''': Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back. (This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].)

to:

* '''Deconstructed''': Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back. (This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, Myth/NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].)
18th Jul '15 1:48:16 PM chloso
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* '''Deconstructed''':
** Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back.
** This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].

to:

* '''Deconstructed''':
**
'''Deconstructed''': Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back.
** This
back. (This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].)
11th Apr '14 10:30:15 AM RatherRandomRachel
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* '''Inverted''': Bob is a TVGenius who is more competent than the rest of the cast put together.

to:

* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
**
Bob is a TVGenius who is more competent than the rest of the cast put together.together.
** Bob is TheSmartGuy and more intelligent than nearly everybody else in the series.
31st Jan '13 5:07:00 PM VPhantom
Is there an issue? Send a Message


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

to:

* '''Downplayed''': ???{{Cloud Cuckoolander}}... That being, an outlandish character that might mistaken as foolish by common folks, but he/she's actually rather functional.
26th Jan '13 9:39:07 AM VPhantom
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* '''Exaggerated''': TooDumbToLive
* '''Downplayed''': ???

to:

* '''Exaggerated''': TooDumbToLive
TooDumbToLive.
* '''Downplayed''': ??? ???



* '''Averted''': Bob's stupid, but still vaguely capable of carrying out normal human activities.
* '''Parodied''': Bob's brain can be completely removed without any noticeable effect.
** An intelligence-eating PuppeteerParasite locks onto his head, and goes gray over the course of the episode. it finally falls off, and the COD is "Malnutrition. Poor thing starved to death."
** Bob tries to think. [[YourHeadASplode His head explodes.]]



* '''Parodied''':
** Bob's brain can be completely removed without any noticeable effect.
** An intelligence-eating PuppeteerParasite locks onto his head, and goes gray over the course of the episode. it finally falls off, and the COD is "Malnutrition. Poor thing starved to death."
** Bob tries to think. [[YourHeadASplode His head explodes.]]



* '''Deconstructed''': Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back.
** This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].
* '''Reconstructed''': To prevent him from being manipulated into harming anyone (including himself), Bob is always accompanied by his guardian/attendant Carol. Carol lampshades all the bizarre stuff Bob does and says, and - due to being constantly by his side - probably has a minor ButtMonkey status.
* '''Lampshaded''': "Bob isn't the brightest crayon in the box."

to:

* '''Deconstructed''': Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept '''Averted''': Bob's stupid, but still vaguely capable of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back.
** This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].
* '''Reconstructed''': To prevent him from being manipulated into harming anyone (including himself), Bob is always accompanied by his guardian/attendant Carol. Carol lampshades all the bizarre stuff Bob does and says, and - due to being constantly by his side - probably has a minor ButtMonkey status.
* '''Lampshaded''': "Bob isn't the brightest crayon in the box."
carrying out normal human activities.



* '''Lampshaded''': "Bob isn't the brightest crayon in the box."



* '''Defied''': Bob keeps his smarts up any way he can

to:

* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Bob keeps his smarts up any way he cancan.



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

to:

* '''Conversed''': ??? ???
* '''Deconstructed''':
** Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back.
** This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].
* '''Reconstructed''': To prevent him from being manipulated into harming anyone (including himself), Bob is always accompanied by his guardian/attendant Carol. Carol lampshades all the bizarre stuff Bob does and says, and - due to being constantly by his side - probably has a minor ButtMonkey status.


Added DiffLines:

Back to TheDitz
----
%% Optional items, added after Conversed, at your discretion:
%%
%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
26th Jan '13 9:15:15 AM MokonaZero
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* '''Downplayed''': {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}

to:

* '''Downplayed''': {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}???
7th Dec '12 4:18:14 PM FELH2
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

'''Basic Trope''': A character who is so stupid it's unclear how they've managed to survive until now.
* '''Straight''': Bob's stupidity is of such baffling magnitude that it's unclear how he even functions.
* '''Exaggerated''': TooDumbToLive
* '''Downplayed''': {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}
* '''Justified''': Bob suffers from a brain disorder that severely restricts his mental development.
* '''Inverted''': Bob is a TVGenius who is more competent than the rest of the cast put together.
* '''Averted''': Bob's stupid, but still vaguely capable of carrying out normal human activities.
* '''Parodied''': Bob's brain can be completely removed without any noticeable effect.
** An intelligence-eating PuppeteerParasite locks onto his head, and goes gray over the course of the episode. it finally falls off, and the COD is "Malnutrition. Poor thing starved to death."
** Bob tries to think. [[YourHeadASplode His head explodes.]]
* '''Subverted''': Bob's revealed to have been the BigBad pulling strings from behind the scenes the whole time while [[ObfuscatingStupidity putting up an idiotic facade to avoid suspicion]].
* '''Double Subverted''': Even after being revealed as the BigBad, Bob doesn't display any signs of anything beyond the most basic cognitive functions.
* '''Zig-Zagged''': Sometimes Bob is presented as stupid, sometimes of average intelligence, and sometimes a genius.
* '''Deconstructed''': Seeing that Bob has absolutely no concept of morality or consequences and that nobody would ever suspect him of anything, ManipulativeBitch Alice convinces Bob to play a "game" with his friends involving a shotgun. Bob then spends the rest of his life in a mental hospital, with no idea why his friends won't ever come back.
** This actually happened to Hod in NorseMythology, only with [[NoodleImplements mistletoe]].
* '''Reconstructed''': To prevent him from being manipulated into harming anyone (including himself), Bob is always accompanied by his guardian/attendant Carol. Carol lampshades all the bizarre stuff Bob does and says, and - due to being constantly by his side - probably has a minor ButtMonkey status.
* '''Lampshaded''': "Bob isn't the brightest crayon in the box."
* '''Enforced''': "We need [[StrawLoser a character]] who makes even the stupidest characters look smart by comparison."
* '''Invoked''': Bob stands under a coconut tree and a very large coconut lands on his head.
* '''Defied''': Bob keeps his smarts up any way he can
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
----
This list shows the last 10 events of 10. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=PlayingWith.TheDitz