History PlayingWith / WhatMeasureisANonCute

4th Apr '13 11:21:00 PM Lullabee
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* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???The series is MerchandiseDriven, so cute characters get more screen time because they're more viable as merch.
4th Feb '13 11:00:20 PM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': Because Billy Possum and his friends are such {{Jerkasses}} towards everyone, it inspires the villagers to engage in FantasticRacism towards those who are “[[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything different]]”, committing genocide and ostracizing all the animals who aren’t “cute enough” by their standards.

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* '''Deconstructed''': Because Billy Possum and his friends are such {{Jerkasses}} {{jerkass}}es towards everyone, it inspires the villagers to engage in FantasticRacism towards those who are “[[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything different]]”, committing genocide and ostracizing all the animals who aren’t “cute enough” by their standards.
4th Feb '13 10:59:46 PM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope:''' Animals often thought of as "cute" are good guys, while those that are considered scary or "ugly" are evil.

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* '''Basic Trope:''' Trope''': Animals often thought of as "cute" are good guys, while those that are considered scary or "ugly" are evil.



* '''DoubleSubverted''': …But it turns out that he’s still an asshole to Alice Bunny when he kicks down and laughs at one of her baby sisters after calling out on him out for cheating.

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* '''DoubleSubverted''': …But '''Double Subverted''': ...But it turns out that he’s still an asshole to Alice Bunny when he kicks down and laughs at one of her baby sisters after calling out on him out for cheating.



* '''Deconstructed''': Because Billy Possum and his friends are such {{Jerkasses}} towards everyone, it inspires the villagers to engage in FantasticRacism towards those who are “[[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything different]]”, committing genocide and ostracizing all the animals who aren’t “cute enough” by their standards.
* '''Reconstructed''': It turns out later, that the animals need the “ugly” animals in their society or else things will go out of whack.

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* '''Deconstructed''': Because Billy Possum and his friends are such {{Jerkasses}} towards everyone, it inspires the villagers to engage in FantasticRacism towards those who are “[[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything different]]”, committing genocide and ostracizing all the animals who aren’t “cute enough” by their standards.
* '''Reconstructed''': It turns out later, that the animals need the “ugly” animals in their society or else things will go out of whack.
'''Zig Zagged''': ???



* '''Enforced''': ???



* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Alice and Billy both agree that Fantastic Racism based on appearance alone is an abhorrent thing to do.



* '''Defied''': Alice and Billy both agree that Fantastic Racism based on appearance alone is an abhorrent thing to do.

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* '''Defied''': Alice and '''Conversed''': ???
* '''Deconstructed''': Because
Billy both agree Possum and his friends are such {{Jerkasses}} towards everyone, it inspires the villagers to engage in FantasticRacism towards those who are “[[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything different]]”, committing genocide and ostracizing all the animals who aren’t “cute enough” by their standards.
* '''Reconstructed''': It turns out later,
that Fantastic Racism based on appearance alone is an abhorrent thing the animals need the “ugly” animals in their society or else things will go out of whack.
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9th Nov '12 3:18:28 PM TVRulezAgain
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** Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and CompleteMonster with the help of [[AlwaysChaoticEvil just about every other]] [[BeautyEqualsGoodness “ugly"]] [[AlwaysChaoticEvil animal in the community.]] Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul and her friends are the paragons of goodness.

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** Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and CompleteMonster with the help of [[AlwaysChaoticEvil just about every other]] [[BeautyEqualsGoodness “ugly"]] [[AlwaysChaoticEvil animal in the community.]] Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul and her friends are the paragons of goodness.
17th Jun '12 5:47:45 PM DarkConfidant
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* '''Justified''': Billy Possum and his friends have always faced discrimination and hatred from others based on their appearance alone, so in return they act like {{Jerkasses}}.

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* '''Justified''': Billy Possum and his friends have always faced discrimination and hatred from others based on their appearance alone, so in return they act like {{Jerkasses}}.{{Jerkass}}es.
17th Jun '12 5:47:17 PM DarkConfidant
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* '''Exaggerated''': Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and CompleteMonster with the help of [[AlwaysChaoticEvil just about every other]] [[BeautyEqualsGoodness “ugly"]] [[AlwaysChaoticEvil animal in the community.]] Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul and her friends are the paragons of goodness.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
**
Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and CompleteMonster with the help of [[AlwaysChaoticEvil just about every other]] [[BeautyEqualsGoodness “ugly"]] [[AlwaysChaoticEvil animal in the community.]] Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul and her friends are the paragons of goodness.
16th Mar '12 11:54:18 PM Mistermister
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* '''Straight''': Alice the Cute Bunny and her friends, Bob the Robin and Charlie the Turtle are in a competition with the Jerk Jock Billy Possum and his Weasel and Snake Cohorts
* '''Exaggerated''': Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and Complete Monster with the help of just about every other “ugly" animal in the community. Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul and her friends are paragons of goodness.

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* '''Straight''': Alice the Cute Bunny and her friends, Bob the Robin and Charlie the Turtle are in a competition with the Jerk Jock JerkJock Billy Possum and his Weasel and Snake Cohorts
* '''Exaggerated''': Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and Complete Monster CompleteMonster with the help of [[AlwaysChaoticEvil just about every other “ugly" other]] [[BeautyEqualsGoodness “ugly"]] [[AlwaysChaoticEvil animal in the community. community.]] Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul and her friends are the paragons of goodness.
16th Mar '12 11:51:45 PM Mistermister
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Subverted: In the midst of the competition, it turns out that deep down Billy Possum is a JerkWithAHeartOfGold who just wants to use the money to raise funds for ostracized “ugly” animals trapped in the slums.

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Subverted: * '''Subverted''': In the midst of the competition, it turns out that deep down Billy Possum is a JerkWithAHeartOfGold who just wants to use the money to raise funds for ostracized “ugly” animals trapped in the slums.
16th Mar '12 11:51:29 PM Mistermister
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* '''Defied''': Alice and Billy both agree that Fantastic Racism based on appearance alone is an abhorrent thing to do.
* '''Played for Drama:''' In a world of funny animals where one's place on the social ladder determines on weather or not you are 'cute' Animals become rigidly defined by weather they are 'cute' or 'ugly' fights break out all the time, and deep within a suburban ghetto a secret friendship takes place, Cleo the Cat and Corey the Snake learn to look past their differences to see the real beauty underneath.





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* '''Defied''': Alice and Billy both agree that Fantastic Racism based on appearance alone is an abhorrent thing to do.
* '''Played for Drama:''' In a world of funny animals where one's place on the social ladder determines on weather or not you are 'cute' Animals become rigidly defined by weather they are 'cute' or 'ugly' fights break out all the time, and deep within a suburban ghetto a secret friendship takes place, Cleo the Cat and Corey the Snake learn to look past their differences to see the real beauty underneath.




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16th Mar '12 11:50:03 PM Mistermister
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* '''Basic Trope:''' All cute or cool animals are good all ugly animals are evil

* '''Straight:''' The five man band consists of a Puppy, a Kitty, a Bunny, a Duck and a Penguin, who fight the evil Snake King and his reptilian and insect minions

* '''Exaggerated:''' All Mammals and Birds are good, while all reptiles, amphibians, fish, insects and arachnids are evil.

* '''Downplayed:''' In a high school setting where all the students are animals, Reptiles and Creepy Crawlies make up the Jerk Jocks and Libbys

* '''Justified:''' In universe, your inner goodness is reflected by your appearance.

* '''Inverted:''' The Heroic Snake King and his loyal band of reptile, amphibian and insect comrades must do battle against The Poodle Queen and her regime of oppressive cuteness!

* '''Subverted:''' The Reptiles and Insects are actually quite pleasant and friendly.

* '''Double Subverted:''' Until they rip your throat out.

* '''Deconstructed:''' The Heroes destroy all uncute species which disrupts the balance of nature, without insects there is no way to pollinate the flowers, the crops wither and die and all the animals starve to death. And that was just careless and irresponsible!

* '''Enforced:''' The Writer does not like anything creepy crawly so she makes sure are the heroic animals are warm and fluffy

* '''Reconstructed:'''???

* '''Zigzagged:'''???

* '''Discussed:''' "How come all Reptiles are evil anyway?" "And how come all Mammals and Birds are good?"

* '''Conversed:''' "Here we go again, another show where all the villains are ugly scary animals and all the heroes are cute and cuddly animals."

* '''Played for Laughs:''' In a satire of saccharine cartoons from the 80s a team of fluffy little animals annihilate all the ugly animals with the power of love, because evil cannot comprehend good.

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* '''Basic Trope:''' All cute or cool animals Animals often thought of as "cute" are good all ugly animals are evil

* '''Straight:''' The five man band consists of a Puppy, a Kitty, a Bunny, a Duck and a Penguin, who fight the evil Snake King and his reptilian and insect minions

* '''Exaggerated:''' All Mammals and Birds are good,
guys, while all reptiles, amphibians, fish, insects those that are considered scary or "ugly" are evil.
* '''Straight''': Alice the Cute Bunny
and arachnids her friends, Bob the Robin and Charlie the Turtle are evil.

* '''Downplayed:''' In
in a high school setting where all the students are animals, Reptiles and Creepy Crawlies make up competition with the Jerk Jocks and Libbys

* '''Justified:''' In universe, your inner goodness is reflected by your appearance.

* '''Inverted:''' The Heroic Snake King
Jock Billy Possum and his loyal band of reptile, amphibian Weasel and insect comrades must do battle against The Poodle Queen Snake Cohorts
* '''Exaggerated''': Billy Possum is a CardCarryingVillain and Complete Monster with the help of just about every other “ugly" animal in the community. Also, Alice is a pure-hearted soul
and her regime friends are paragons of oppressive cuteness!

* '''Subverted:''' The Reptiles
goodness.
** Billy Possum doesn’t look ''anything'' like a real possum,
and Insects are actually quite pleasant instead looks more like a hideous ghoul who came straight out of the bowels of Hell.
* '''Downplayed''': Billy Possum is just insecure, but still rude to others who come across him.
* '''Justified''': Billy Possum
and friendly.

* '''Double Subverted:''' Until
his friends have always faced discrimination and hatred from others based on their appearance alone, so in return they rip your throat out.

act like {{Jerkasses}}.
* '''Deconstructed:''' '''Inverted''': Alice the Bunny is a BitchinSheepsClothing, while Billy Possum is TheAce who helps out with others simply because it’s the right thing to do
Subverted: In the midst of the competition, it turns out that deep down Billy Possum is a JerkWithAHeartOfGold who just wants to use the money to raise funds for ostracized “ugly” animals trapped in the slums.
* '''DoubleSubverted''': …But it turns out that he’s still an asshole to Alice Bunny when he kicks down and laughs at one of her baby sisters after calling out on him out for cheating.
* '''Parodied''': Billy Possum breaks out into songs about his pride in “ugliness” while Alice is the
The Heroes destroy all uncute species which disrupts Ditz who bases her judgment on cuteness alone, often making mistakes in the balance of nature, without insects there is no way to pollinate process.
* '''Deconstructed''': Because Billy Possum and his friends are such {{Jerkasses}} towards everyone, it inspires
the flowers, the crops wither villagers to engage in FantasticRacism towards those who are “[[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything different]]”, committing genocide and die and ostracizing all the animals starve to death. And who aren’t “cute enough” by their standards.
* '''Reconstructed''': It turns out later,
that was just careless and irresponsible!

* '''Enforced:''' The Writer does not like anything creepy crawly so she makes sure are
the heroic animals need the “ugly” animals in their society or else things will go out of whack.
* '''Averted''': Billy Possum and Alice Bunny
are warm no better or worse than each other, and fluffy

see themselves as equals.
* '''Reconstructed:'''???

* '''Zigzagged:'''???

* '''Discussed:''' "How come all Reptiles are evil anyway?" "And how come all Mammals and Birds are good?"

* '''Conversed:''' "Here we go again, another show where
'''Lampshaded''': "It’s not a very nice feeling to be discriminated against for appearance alone, Alice. So now do you know why I'm angry all the villains time?"
* '''Discussed''': Why
are ugly scary animals and all the heroes are of Alice’s friends cute and cuddly animals."

* '''Played
friendly, whereas Billy’s gangs are nothing more than thugs who like to bully others for Laughs:''' In a satire of saccharine cartoons from the 80s a team of fluffy little animals annihilate all the ugly animals with the power of love, because evil cannot comprehend good.
fun?
* '''Defied''': Alice and Billy both agree that Fantastic Racism based on appearance alone is an abhorrent thing to do.
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