History PlayingWith / TheStoic

15th Jan '18 11:10:22 PM AHI-3000
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* '''Straight''': Bob generally shows no emotions, whatsoever.

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* '''Straight''': Bob generally shows little to no emotions, whatsoever.emotions in most situations, as he prefers to hide his true feelings behind a super-serious facade.



** Bob shows no emotion, ever. Even when his wife Alice fell sick, when his daughter Claire had her first birthday, at holidays, when his sister has an accident, or when his cat dies...
** Bob never shows any emotions, not because he's hiding them, but because he's completely incapable of feeling ''anything''.

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** Bob ''never'' shows no emotion, ever. ''any'' emotions, whatsoever. Even when his wife Alice fell sick, when his daughter Claire had her first birthday, at during holidays, when his sister has an accident, or when his cat dies...
dies, or his life is in imminent danger...
** Bob never shows any emotions, not because he's hiding them, but because he's completely incapable ''completely incapable'' of feeling ''anything''.''anything''. He may as well be like a cold-hearted, soulless robot.



** Bob is an extremely powerful sorcerer who [[EmotionSuppression suppresses his emotion]], because otherwise he will lose control of his powers.
** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either [[BeneathTheMask suppressed]] or [[BizarreAlienPsychology nonexistent]].
** Bob has found it... easier to not be emotional, either because he's that professional or because of an event in his past, but either way he has an easier time coping by being stoic.

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** Bob is an extremely powerful sorcerer who [[EmotionSuppression suppresses his emotion]], because otherwise he will lose control of his powers.
** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either [[BeneathTheMask suppressed]] or [[BizarreAlienPsychology nonexistent]].
** Bob has found it... easier to not be overly emotional, either because he's that professional just ''that'' professional, or because of [[FreudianExcuse an event in his past, past]], but either way he has an easier time coping by being stoic.



* '''Inverted''':
** Bob is HotBlooded.
** Bob is a LargeHam.

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* '''Inverted''':
** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either [[BeneathTheMask suppressed]] or [[BizarreAlienPsychology nonexistent]].
** Bob is HotBlooded.
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an extremely powerful sorcerer who [[EmotionSuppression suppresses his emotion]], because otherwise he will lose control of his powers.
* '''Inverted''':
Bob is a LargeHam.HotBlooded LargeHam who enjoys ChewingTheScenery, and letting ''everyone'' hear whatever he's thinking and feeling out loud.



* '''Double Subverted''': ...Except it was just that [[NotSoStoic his stoic facade fell for a moment.]]

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* '''Double Subverted''': ...Except it was just that [[NotSoStoic his stoic facade fell for a moment.]]moment]].



** Bob is so silent, he doesn't even react to the most ridiculous of circumstances.

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** Bob is so silent, [[TheComicallySerious he doesn't even react to the most ridiculous of circumstances.circumstances]].



** Bob's stoicism makes others view him as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything [[UncannyValley unnerves]] even those who try to befriend him, driving Bob into isolation.
** Bob lack of emotional expression [[StoicWoobie comes from the traumatic experiences of his past]], and he suppressed his emotions so they wouldn't overwhelm him.
** Bob's [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his apathetic attitude and utter lack of remorse when he harms and even kills others to further his goals is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].

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** Bob's stoicism makes others view him as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything [[UncannyValley unnerves]] even those who try to befriend him, driving Bob into isolation.
isolation and loneliness.
** Bob Bob's lack of emotional expression [[StoicWoobie comes from the traumatic experiences of his past]], and he suppressed his emotions so they wouldn't overwhelm him.
** Bob's creepily apathetic attitude, [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his apathetic attitude hurt]], and utter lack of remorse when whenever he harms and or even kills others to further his goals goals, is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].
10th Jun '17 4:37:29 AM WikiGuardianAngel
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* '''Discussed''': "I wonder if Bob [[BeneathTheMask actually feels anything[[, or he really is that unemotional."

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* '''Discussed''': "I wonder if Bob [[BeneathTheMask actually feels anything[[, anything]], or he really is that unemotional."



** Bob's stoicism makes others view him as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything [[UncannyValley unnerves]] even those who try to be friendly with him, driving Bob into isolation.

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** Bob's stoicism makes others view him as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything [[UncannyValley unnerves]] even those who try to be friendly with befriend him, driving Bob into isolation.
10th Jun '17 4:34:41 AM WikiGuardianAngel
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** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either [[BeneathTheMask suppressed]] or [[BizzareAlienPsychology nonexistent]].

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** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either [[BeneathTheMask suppressed]] or [[BizzareAlienPsychology [[BizarreAlienPsychology nonexistent]].
10th Jun '17 4:16:20 AM WikiGuardianAngel
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** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either suppressed or nonexistent.

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** Bob comes from a race where emotion is either suppressed [[BeneathTheMask suppressed]] or nonexistent.[[BizzareAlienPsychology nonexistent]].



** Bob had a cranial injury that has destroyed his ability to feel or emote.

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** Bob had a [[ChildhoodBrainDamage cranial injury injury]] that has destroyed his ability to feel or emote.



** All of Bob's reactions are ridiculously inexpressive, ex. When tickled, he only responds "Ha ha ha" in an stoic manner.

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** All of Bob's reactions are ridiculously inexpressive, ex. When tickled, he only responds "Ha ha ha" in an a stoic manner.



* '''Discussed''': "I wonder if Bob actually feels anything, or he really is that unemotional."

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* '''Discussed''': "I wonder if Bob [[BeneathTheMask actually feels anything, anything[[, or he really is that unemotional."



** Bob's stoicism makes others view him as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything even [[UncannyValley unnerves]] those who try to interact with him, driving Bob into isolation.
** Bob lack of emotional expression [[StoicWoobie comes from traumatic experiences in his past]], and he suppressed his emotions so they wouldn't overwhelm him.
** Bob's [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his utter lack of emotion and remorse when he harms and even kills others to further his goals is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].

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** Bob's stoicism makes others view him as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything even [[UncannyValley unnerves]] even those who try to interact be friendly with him, driving Bob into isolation.
** Bob lack of emotional expression [[StoicWoobie comes from the traumatic experiences in of his past]], and he suppressed his emotions so they wouldn't overwhelm him.
** Bob's [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his apathetic attitude and utter lack of emotion and remorse when he harms and even kills others to further his goals is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].



** Bob gets help for his issues, and over time [[DefrostingIceQueen starts to open up to those around him]].

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** Bob gets help for his issues, therapy, and over time [[DefrostingIceQueen starts to open up to those around him]].
9th Jun '17 11:18:00 AM WikiGuardianAngel
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** Bob lives and fits in with a society where stoicism is the norm and his ways can be accepted.
** Bob gets help for his issues and over time [[DefrostingIceQueen starts to open up to those around him]].

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** Bob lives and fits in with a society where stoicism is the norm and his ways can be are accepted.
** Bob gets help for his issues issues, and over time [[DefrostingIceQueen starts to open up to those around him]].



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8th Jun '17 10:10:48 PM WikiGuardianAngel
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** Bob is the ComicallySerious.



** Bob's [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his utter lack of emotion and remorse when he kills others to further his goals is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].

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** Bob's [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his utter lack of emotion and remorse when he harms and even kills others to further his goals is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].



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8th Jun '17 9:55:46 PM WikiGuardianAngel
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** Bob shows no emotion, ever. Even when his wife Alice fell sick, when his daughter Claire had her first birthday, at holidays, when his sister has an accident, when his cat dies...

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** Bob shows no emotion, ever. Even when his wife Alice fell sick, when his daughter Claire had her first birthday, at holidays, when his sister has an accident, or when his cat dies...



** Bob is the ComicallySerious.



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* '''Invoked''': Bob adopts a stoic facade so the BigBad is unable to figure out what he is thinking.



** Bob's stoicism drives him into isolation, because the society he lives in values displays of emotion, or shuns those who refuse to show such.
** Bob's stoicism is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath wrong with him]].
* '''Reconstructed''': Bob finds his way to a society where displays of emotion are rare and his ways can be accepted.

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** Bob's stoicism drives makes others view him into isolation, because the society he lives in values displays of emotion, or shuns as unapproachable, and his unemotional attitude to everything even [[UncannyValley unnerves]] those who refuse try to show such.
interact with him, driving Bob into isolation.
** Bob lack of emotional expression [[StoicWoobie comes from traumatic experiences in his past]], and he suppressed his emotions so they wouldn't overwhelm him.
** Bob's stoicism [[LackOfEmpathy callousness when others are hurt]] and his utter lack of emotion and remorse when he kills others to further his goals is a sign that something is [[TheSociopath very wrong with him]].
* '''Reconstructed''': '''Reconstructed''':
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Bob finds his way to lives and fits in with a society where displays of emotion are rare stoicism is the norm and his ways can be accepted.accepted.
** Bob gets help for his issues and over time [[DefrostingIceQueen starts to open up to those around him]].
2nd Jun '17 2:14:21 PM ZombieAladdin
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** Bob has NoSocialSkills and never learned how to react to things in ways others expect him to.
** Bob had a cranial injury that has destroyed his ability to feel or emote.
28th Jan '17 10:17:28 PM AHI-3000
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* '''Played For Drama''': In a moment where [[NotSoStoic his stoic facade drops]], Bob reveals that he's stoic because [[DontYouDarePityMe he doesn't want pity]] for [[IronWoobie the awful things that have happened to him]].

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* '''Played For Drama''': In a moment where [[NotSoStoic his stoic facade drops]], Bob reveals that he's stoic because [[DontYouDarePityMe he doesn't want pity]] for [[IronWoobie the awful things that that]] [[StoicWoobie have happened to him]].
28th Jan '17 10:13:40 PM AHI-3000
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* '''Played For Drama''': In a moment where [[NotSoStoic his stoic facade drops]], Bob reveals that he's stoic because [[DontYouDarePityMe he doesn't want pity]] for the things that have happened to him.

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* '''Played For Drama''': In a moment where [[NotSoStoic his stoic facade drops]], Bob reveals that he's stoic because [[DontYouDarePityMe he doesn't want pity]] for [[IronWoobie the awful things that have happened to him.him]].
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