History PlayingWith / WordOfSaintPaul

5th Jun '16 8:07:28 PM OnGreenDolphinStreet
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* '''Straight''': Bob writes a story, and his wife Alice appears on his behalf at a FanConvention when he is unable to [[AuthorExistenceFailure (or dead)]] to answer fans' questions about the series.

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* '''Straight''': Bob writes a story, and his wife Alice appears on his behalf at a FanConvention when he is unable to [[AuthorExistenceFailure (or too dead)]] to answer fans' questions about the series.
20th Oct '13 7:46:22 PM Bahslel
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* '''Downplayed''': [[CreatorCouple Writer couple]] Alice and Bob appear at a fan convention. They mostly talk about there own stories, but will occasionaly remark about each other's.

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* '''Downplayed''': [[CreatorCouple Writer couple]] Alice and Bob appear at a fan convention. They mostly talk about there their own stories, but will occasionaly remark about each other's.
21st Apr '13 9:58:41 AM skywerewolf
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* '''Parodied''': ???

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* '''Parodied''': ???Alice will keep on yelling about spoilers and important pieces of backstory as loudly as possible, either physically at a con or by having a very high profile blog that she will write the spoilers on.
6th Apr '13 2:54:13 PM randomtroper89
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* '''Downplayed''': Alice encourages people to check out her husband's work, but doesn't otherwise discuss it.

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* '''Downplayed''': [[CreatorCouple Writer couple]] Alice encourages people to check out her husband's work, and Bob appear at a fan convention. They mostly talk about there own stories, but doesn't otherwise discuss it.will occasionaly remark about each other's.
5th Feb '13 9:53:14 AM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': A statement made about a particular work by someone who ''isn't'' the creator(s) of that work, but had a close relationship of some kind with the creator(s).
* '''Played Straight''': Bob writes a story, and his wife Alice appears on his behalf at a FanConvention when he is unable to [[AuthorExistenceFailure (or dead)]] to answer fans' questions about the series.

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* '''Basic Trope''': A statement made about a particular work by someone who ''isn't'' the creator(s) of that work, but had a close relationship of some kind with the creator(s).
* '''Played Straight''': '''Straight''': Bob writes a story, and his wife Alice appears on his behalf at a FanConvention when he is unable to [[AuthorExistenceFailure (or dead)]] to answer fans' questions about the series.



* '''Justified''': As Bob's wife, Alice probably got to witness Bob creating his work from start to finish. Perhaps she was even asked to "beta-read" the unpublished script/novel/comic/song/whatever. So she probably has a better idea behind [[WhatDoYouMeanItsNotDidactic the meaning and symbolism]] (or lack thereof) of a particular work than [[FanDumb any random person on the street]].
* '''Inverted''': Alice has no personal connection to Bob, but [[WordOfDante discusses and analyzes the work]].

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* '''Justified''': As Bob's wife, Alice probably got to witness Bob creating his work from start to finish. Perhaps she was even asked to "beta-read" the unpublished script/novel/comic/song/whatever.[=script/novel/comic/song/whatever=]. So she probably has a better idea behind [[WhatDoYouMeanItsNotDidactic the meaning and symbolism]] (or lack thereof) of a particular work than [[FanDumb any random person on the street]].
* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Alice has no personal connection to Bob, but [[WordOfDante discusses and analyzes the work]].



* '''Deconstructed''': It's very possible Alice might have part or all of it wrong (particularly if she has lost some/all contact with Bob, and/or Bob was [[ShrugOfGod very mysterious and secretive about his work.]]
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice checks her facts and opinions about the work with Bob, who (being its creator) [[CaptainObvious likely knows]] the nuances of that work better than anyone else.
* '''Parodied''':
* '''Lampshaded''': "I think my husband meant to say..."

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* '''Deconstructed''': It's very possible Alice might have part or all of it wrong (particularly if she has lost some/all contact with Bob, and/or Bob was [[ShrugOfGod very mysterious and secretive about his work.]]
'''Parodied''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice checks her facts and opinions about the work with Bob, who (being its creator) [[CaptainObvious likely knows]] the nuances of that work better than anyone else.
* '''Parodied''':
* '''Lampshaded''': "I think my husband meant to say..."
'''Zig Zagged''': ???



* '''Enforced''': "Hey, Alice, Fan Con and Geek Con both want me to do a panel about ''LongRunner''. Since I can't be in two places at once, would you please do the panel at Geek Con?"

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* '''Enforced''': '''Enforced''':
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"Hey, Alice, Fan Con and Geek Con both want me to do a panel about ''LongRunner''. Since I can't be in two places at once, would you please do the panel at Geek Con?"



* '''Lampshaded''': "I think my husband meant to say..."



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



* '''Deconstructed''': It's very possible Alice might have part or all of it wrong (particularly if she has lost some/all contact with Bob, and/or Bob was [[ShrugOfGod very mysterious and secretive about his work.]]
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice checks her facts and opinions about the work with Bob, who (being its creator) [[CaptainObvious likely knows]] the nuances of that work better than anyone else.



* '''Played For Drama''': Alice's statements cause confusion and/or conflict with Bob.

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* '''Played For Drama''': Alice's statements cause confusion and/or conflict with Bob.Bob.
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29th Dec '12 6:48:42 PM randomtroper89
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** Alice has no ''current'' personal connection to Bob, since their marriage ended rather acrimoniously. Bob penned the work ''after'' the divorce and after losing most contact with Alice.



** Alice has [[EpilepticTrees an inkling]] about what her ex-husband might have meant when he said ______; even though she had no connection to him ''during'' the creation process, as his ex-wife, she had a closer connection to him than anyone else did while they were married, and thus probably has a better idea about his personality and thought processes. (Even if her statement/opinion ''is'' colored by anger at Bob for [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] or [[DivorceAssetsConflict screwing her over financially during the divorce process]].)
15th Aug '12 7:56:25 AM MsChibi
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* '''Deconstructed''': It's very possible Alice might have part or all of it wrong (particularly if she has lost some/all contact with Bob, and/or Bob was [[ShrugOfGod very mysterious and secretive about his work

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* '''Deconstructed''': It's very possible Alice might have part or all of it wrong (particularly if she has lost some/all contact with Bob, and/or Bob was [[ShrugOfGod very mysterious and secretive about his workwork.]]
15th Aug '12 7:48:51 AM MsChibi
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** Alice has [[EpilepticTrees an inkling]] about what her ex-husband might have meant when he said ______; even though she had no connection to him ''during'' the creation process, as his ex-wife, she had a closer connection to him than anyone else did while they were married.

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** Alice has [[EpilepticTrees an inkling]] about what her ex-husband might have meant when he said ______; even though she had no connection to him ''during'' the creation process, as his ex-wife, she had a closer connection to him than anyone else did while they were married.married, and thus probably has a better idea about his personality and thought processes. (Even if her statement/opinion ''is'' colored by anger at Bob for [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] or [[DivorceAssetsConflict screwing her over financially during the divorce process]].)



** [[AuthorExistenceFailure Bob dies]], and everyone keeps coming to his widow with questions.

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** [[AuthorExistenceFailure Bob dies]], and everyone keeps coming to his widow with questions.questions.
*'''Invoked''': See "Enforced"
*'''Defied''': Alice doesn't want to confuse fans (or incite fan wars), so she keeps quiet and lets fans come up with their own conclusions.
*'''Discussed''': "Alice, what do you think when Bob said _______?"
*'''Conversed''': "It might be better to ask Bob himself."
*'''Played For Laughs''': Alice takes over Bob's ''LongRunner'' blog as an April Fool's Day joke.
*'''Played For Drama''': Alice's statements cause confusion and/or conflict with Bob.
15th Aug '12 7:42:39 AM MsChibi
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*'''Basic Trope''': A statement made about a particular work by someone who ''isn't'' the creator(s) of that work, but had a close relationship of some kind with the creator(s).
*'''Played Straight''': Bob writes a story, and his wife Alice appears on his behalf at a FanConvention when he is unable to [[AuthorExistenceFailure (or dead)]] to answer fans' questions about the series.
*'''Exaggerated''': Alice is RunningTheAsylum, and basically takes over the franchise.
*'''Downplayed''': Alice encourages people to check out her husband's work, but doesn't otherwise discuss it.
*'''Justified''': As Bob's wife, Alice probably got to witness Bob creating his work from start to finish. Perhaps she was even asked to "beta-read" the unpublished script/novel/comic/song/whatever. So she probably has a better idea behind [[WhatDoYouMeanItsNotDidactic the meaning and symbolism]] (or lack thereof) of a particular work than [[FanDumb any random person on the street]].
*'''Inverted''': Alice has no personal connection to Bob, but [[WordOfDante discusses and analyzes the work]].
** A statement about the work [[WordOfGod made by its creator, Bob]].
*'''Subverted''': AliceAndBob appear at [[FanConvention FanCon]] together, but Alice does not speak at the panel.
** Alice has no ''current'' personal connection to Bob, since their marriage ended rather acrimoniously. Bob penned the work ''after'' the divorce and after losing most contact with Alice.
*'''Double Subverted''': Alice writes on her blog about the work.
** Alice has [[EpilepticTrees an inkling]] about what her ex-husband might have meant when he said ______; even though she had no connection to him ''during'' the creation process, as his ex-wife, she had a closer connection to him than anyone else did while they were married.
*'''Deconstructed''': It's very possible Alice might have part or all of it wrong (particularly if she has lost some/all contact with Bob, and/or Bob was [[ShrugOfGod very mysterious and secretive about his work
*'''Reconstructed''': Alice checks her facts and opinions about the work with Bob, who (being its creator) [[CaptainObvious likely knows]] the nuances of that work better than anyone else.
*'''Parodied''':
*'''Lampshaded''': "I think my husband meant to say..."
*'''Averted''': Alice makes no statements about Bob's work.
*'''Enforced''': "Hey, Alice, Fan Con and Geek Con both want me to do a panel about ''LongRunner''. Since I can't be in two places at once, would you please do the panel at Geek Con?"
** [[AuthorExistenceFailure Bob dies]], and everyone keeps coming to his widow with questions.
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