History PlayingWith / TheDogWasTheMastermind

31st Mar '14 6:35:28 PM Thecommander236
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* '''Exploited''': Since Fido knows that know one will ever suspect him as being a serial killer, he becomes one and frame people left and right, warding detectives off the right path.

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* '''Exploited''': Since Fido knows that know no one will ever suspect him as being a serial killer, he becomes one and frame people left and right, warding detectives off the right path.
26th Mar '14 1:32:33 AM StongRadd
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* '''Averted''': The {{Man Behind the Man}} is just one of the suspects, not the least likely person.

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* '''Averted''': The {{Man Behind the Man}} is just one of the suspects, suspects or some other likely person, not the least likely person.
19th Oct '13 12:35:30 PM VPhantom
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* '''Inverted''': Detective Bob suspected Carl from the start, [[ProperlyParanoid even without any reason to.]]

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Detective Bob suspected Carl from the start, [[ProperlyParanoid even without any reason to.]]
19th Oct '13 8:54:34 AM CyberTiger88
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** Carl is revealed to be the story's BigGood all along.
3rd Feb '13 12:03:59 AM VPhantom
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* '''Double Subverted''': ...who is actually a detective, investigating the true {{Man Behind the Man}}.

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* '''Double Subverted''': ...who Subverted''':
** ...Who
is actually a detective, investigating the true {{Man Behind the Man}}.



* '''Deconstructed''': Fido really was the mastermind, but because he didn't plan ahead, Fido panics and reveals himself out of guilt.
* '''Reconstructed''': But since Detective Bob thinks that Fido is innocent (as he's just a dog), Fido gets to continue his {{Evil Plan}} scot-free.



* '''Conversed''': "This such a predictable movie... Wait a minute! What just happened? ''Carl'' was behind it all? Why? It dosen't make any sense!"
* '''Played for Laughs''': It's ''really freaking obvious'' that Carl is a Mafia boss putting up a ruse as a car dealership owner, but HilarityEnsues [[WhatAnIdiot when Bob]] ''outright refuses'' [[WhatAnIdiot to acknowledge that, even when the evidence is]] ''right in front of him!''
* '''Played for Drama''': Fido suscessfully pulls off his EvilPlan, but he wasn't CrazyPrepared enough when he's revealed to be the mastermind. His crimes gets him 260 different life sentences.

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* '''Conversed''': "This such a predictable movie... Wait a minute! What just happened? ''Carl'' was behind it all? Why? It dosen't doesn't make any sense!"
* '''Deconstructed''': Fido really was the mastermind, but because he didn't plan ahead, Fido panics and reveals himself out of guilt.
* '''Reconstructed''': But since Detective Bob thinks that Fido is innocent (as he's just a dog), Fido gets to continue his {{Evil Plan}} scot-free.
* '''Played for For Laughs''': It's ''really freaking obvious'' that Carl is a Mafia boss putting up a ruse as a car dealership owner, but HilarityEnsues [[WhatAnIdiot when Bob]] ''outright refuses'' [[WhatAnIdiot to acknowledge that, even when the evidence is]] ''right in front of him!''
* '''Played for For Drama''': Fido suscessfully successfully pulls off his EvilPlan, but he wasn't CrazyPrepared enough when he's revealed to be the mastermind. His crimes gets him 260 different life sentences.





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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
9th Nov '11 6:20:04 AM WASD1234
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* '''Exaggerated''': Detective Bob, after investigating several crime lords and shady politicians, find out that Alice's dog, Fido, is the Mafia boss.
* '''Downplayed''': Detective Bob discovers that his wife, Alice, was behind the crime he's investigating. This shocks him (and the audience) at first, but in retrospect, it all makes sense.

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* '''Exaggerated''': Detective Bob, after investigating several crime lords and shady politicians, find out that his wife Alice's dog, Fido, is the Mafia boss.
* '''Downplayed''': Detective Bob discovers that his wife, Alice, Alice herself was behind the crime he's investigating. This shocks him (and the audience) at first, but since Alice was a {{Jerkass}} in retrospect, the first place, it all makes sense.



* '''Discussed''': "Hey, it's probably the dog who did it all, because he knew we wouldn't suspect him." "The dog? Seriously? [[YouWatchTooMuchX You've been reading too many cheap mystery thrillers lately.]]"

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* '''Discussed''': "Hey, it's probably the dog who did it all, because he knew we wouldn't suspect him." "The dog? Seriously? [[YouWatchTooMuchX You've been reading too many cheap mystery thrillers lately.]]"]]" [[GilliganCut Cut]] to a scene where Fido makes a SarcasticConfession.


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* '''Played for Laughs''': It's ''really freaking obvious'' that Carl is a Mafia boss putting up a ruse as a car dealership owner, but HilarityEnsues [[WhatAnIdiot when Bob]] ''outright refuses'' [[WhatAnIdiot to acknowledge that, even when the evidence is]] ''right in front of him!''
* '''Played for Drama''': Fido suscessfully pulls off his EvilPlan, but he wasn't CrazyPrepared enough when he's revealed to be the mastermind. His crimes gets him 260 different life sentences.
26th Oct '11 9:58:07 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* '''Parodied''': Fido enjoys seeing Detective Bob not suspecting him, just because he is a dog. But it's just a ruse so he could take over the world [[XanatosGambit once all of the suspects (who are his greatest enemies) are arrested.]]

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* '''Parodied''': Fido enjoys seeing Detective Bob not suspecting him, just because he is a dog. But it's just a ruse so he could take over the world [[XanatosGambit [[UnwittingPawn once all of the suspects (who are his greatest enemies) are arrested.]]
9th Oct '11 1:47:24 AM moonytheloony
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* '''Straight''': Detective Bob finds out that Carl the car dealership owner, who sold him a car eariler, is the Mafia boss he had been tracking.

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* '''Straight''': Detective Bob finds out that Carl the car dealership owner, who sold him a car eariler, earlier, is the Mafia boss he had been tracking.



* '''Downplayed''': Detective Bob discovers that his wife, Alice, was behind the crime he's investigating. This shocks him (and the audience) at first, but in retrospect, it all makes sense.



* '''Inverted''': Detective Bob suspected Carl from the start, even without any reason to.

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* '''Inverted''': Detective Bob suspected Carl from the start, [[ProperlyParanoid even without any reason to.]]



* '''Deconstructed''': Fido really was the mastermind, but because he didn't plan ahead, Fido panicks and reveals himself out of guilt.
* '''Reconstructed''': But since Detective Bob thinks that Fido is innocent (as he's just a dog), Fido gets to coutinue his {{Evil Plan}} scot-free.

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* '''Deconstructed''': Fido really was the mastermind, but because he didn't plan ahead, Fido panicks panics and reveals himself out of guilt.
* '''Reconstructed''': But since Detective Bob thinks that Fido is innocent (as he's just a dog), Fido gets to coutinue continue his {{Evil Plan}} scot-free.



* '''Invoked''': Carl becomes a car dealership owner so he could become a Mafia boss without anybody knowning.

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* '''Invoked''': Carl becomes a car dealership owner so he could become a Mafia boss without anybody knowning.knowing.



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

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* '''Discussed''': ???
"Hey, it's probably the dog who did it all, because he knew we wouldn't suspect him." "The dog? Seriously? [[YouWatchTooMuchX You've been reading too many cheap mystery thrillers lately.]]"
* '''Conversed''': ???"This such a predictable movie... Wait a minute! What just happened? ''Carl'' was behind it all? Why? It dosen't make any sense!"
17th Apr '11 2:43:47 PM simsam114
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* '''Straight''': Detective Bob finds out that Carl the car dealership owner, who sold him a car eariler, is the {{Mafia}} boss he had been tracking.
* '''Exaggerated''': Detective Bob, after investigating several crime lords and shady politicians, find out that Alice's dog, Fido, is the {{Mafia}} boss.

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* '''Straight''': Detective Bob finds out that Carl the car dealership owner, who sold him a car eariler, is the {{Mafia}} Mafia boss he had been tracking.
* '''Exaggerated''': Detective Bob, after investigating several crime lords and shady politicians, find out that Alice's dog, Fido, is the {{Mafia}} Mafia boss.
5th Dec '10 5:53:10 AM SonicLover
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* '''[[ExploitedTrope Exploited]]''': Since Fido knows that know one will ever suspect him as being a serial killer, he becomes one and frame people left and right, warding detectives off the right path.

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* '''[[ExploitedTrope Exploited]]''': '''Exploited''': Since Fido knows that know one will ever suspect him as being a serial killer, he becomes one and frame people left and right, warding detectives off the right path.
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