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Jack Chick has nothing to do with a male-to-female transsexual who experiences Chickification following his/her gender bender.
Though one day, someone will write that story. We suspect drugs will be involved.
It'd be very interesting, if Jack Chick himself was the character involved.
Nor does it involve stealing a girl.
It is not a baby bird that can be used to lift up a car.
It's not a baby bird with a Species Surname.
And it's not about how surprising it is to hear about someone named Jack then find out she's really a chick.
Jail Bake Isn't about smoking weed in jail.
Or about the kind of food served in prison, or an inmate learning cooking skills while in prison.
JAM Project is not a scientific program to make better preservatives.
James Bondage is not a Parallel Porn Title. At least not on this wiki.
A Jerkass is not a literal ass (buttock or donkey), but they certainly aren't excluded from Jerkass status.
It is not a rough tug on someone's hinder.
Nor is it a donkey cooked with jerk spices.
Japanese Invasion does not involve Japanese troops invading the United States.
A Jaw Drop is not when someone's bottom jaw falls right off his or her head, as is seen with zombies.
It is also not a more specific subtrope of Organ Drops.
Jerk with a Heart of Gold is not about Zaphod Beeblebrox, though he is an example.
Jive Turkey is not about any sort of actual dancing bird.
It isn't about the goings on in dance clubs in Istambul, Ankara, or Trebizond, either.
John Ringo is not one half of The Beatles.
Joker Immunity is not immunity to the Joker. Quite the opposite, really.
Nor is it about doctors determining he has a resistance to certain diseases.
Nor is it about being immune to Kamen Rider Joker.
A Joker Jury is not a group of Pungeon Masters forced to serve jury duty, nor is it a courtroom filled entirely with joker playing cards.
Jones The Cat is not some kind of walking deathtrap of a character, that's Kenny.
Jossed does not refer to making characters happy, then hitting them with all manner of unpleasantness, romantic discord, and killing off beloved characters, although at this point I have to wonder why it doesn't.
The Joy of X is not about the drug Ecstasy.
Jumping Off the Slippery Slope does not involve skiing.
Jumping the Shark has nothing to do with bestiality. We hope.
Nor does it involve a confrontation between Mario and a carnivorous fish. (For starters, he can't stomp on things underwater.)
Nor is it a Shark named Jump.
A Junk Rare is not a sought-after find when rummaging through a scrapyard.
Just Desserts is not what a Spoiled Brat yells when asked what they would like for dinner.
Just Pennies A Day does not mean actually paying for something in pennies, as much as it sounds like it.
Nor does it mean that someone's daily work is worth 4 cents or less.
A Kangaroo Court is not basketball with marsupials.
Kavorka Man has nothing to do with assisted suicide. You're probably thinking "Kevorkian".
Keep Circulating the Tapes has (sadly) nothing to do with the japanese horror movie .
Ringu Keep It Foreign doesn't refer to leaving words untranslated for flavor.
Keystone Army is not the military spin-off of the comically incompetent Keystone Kops.
It also has nothing to do with military forces from Pennsylvania.
Kibo has nothing to do with the Japanese science lab that is part of the International Space Station. He has also not, to our knowledge, gone on a journey with a talking motorcycle.
Kid-anova is not a heroic 12-year-old math genius you rely on to solve all your problems regarding statistical analysis of variance.
It is also not a very, very young version of said statistical formula.
A Kid Fic is not a fanfic about Death the Kid.
Kids Are Cruel does not refer to baby goats, although it can if the show is about Funny Animals
Kids Rock, while related to singing children, is not about rock songs performed entirely by kids. You might be thinking of Kidz Bop. It's also not about why children are awesome.
Nor is it a mountain that no adults can climb.
Also should not be confused with the musician Kid Rock.
For that matter, Kids Rock is also not "the bullgod" or an "American badass".
Kill Sat might be what most teens want to do to a certain standardized test, but the page isn't about that.
A Killer App is not a database of famous murderers, no matter what Wally might tell you. Also, although many of the most well-known killer apps may involve the taking of life, the presence of such is not a prerequisite to the title. It isn't a program for the iPhone that finds you an assassin for hire, either.
Kingpin in His Gym is not related in any way to Cowboy Bebop at His Computer.
Kirby Dots are not edible, nor will they give you superpowers. They don't have anything to do with a certain video game character, either (Although they might be edible to him), nor are they related to Damage Over Time abilities or the Department of Transportation.
The Kirk is not about a character who likes romancing Green Skinned Space Babes, or, for that matter Green Blooded First Officers.
Kirk's Rock is not a general statement about how The Kirk is awesome.
Characters do not have to literally kiss in a tree for Kissing In A Tree to take place.
Klingon Promotion is not a form of Wolverine Publicity specifically found in the Star Trek franchise.
A Knife Nut is not a type of Groin Attack.
Knights and Knaves is not a version of cops-and-robbers played by medieval kids.
The Knights Who Say Squee have not (necessarily) been affected by the Cuteness Proximity.
Know-Nothing Know-It-All has nothing to do with anti-immigrant political movements from the mid-19th century.
Koan is not the character from .
Sailor Moon Kriegs Maiden is not Kriegsmesser's girlfriend.
Kudzu Plot doesn't actually have anything to do with . Nor is it necessarily a story with the kudzu plant as a focus, nor is it a field of land used specifically to grow kudzu plants. (Not a good idea.)
Kudzu Kung-Foley is not Mick Foley's seldom-seen martial-arts-master persona... but wouldn't it be cool if it was?
Kuudere is not about Fuu's big sister having a big derriere.
Lack of Empathy Doll Shot is not a trope or the aversion of one.
Ladyella is not a page about Ella Fitzgerald.
Lady Land is not Candy Land
FOR GIRLS! A Lady on Each Arm is not about someone who has tattoos of women.
Lame Rhyme Dodge is not where you bought your new Charger.
Lampshade Hanging is not about the trope where a drunk party animal wears a lampshade on his head.
It does not involve the lynching of lighting fixtures.
The Lancer has nothing to do with an American bomber aircraft. He also does not usually carry a Blade on a Stick (though he can).
It is not of the Mitsubishi variety, either.
The Lancer will not drain the pus from your boil.
Large Ham has nothing to do with pork or pigs. Even if some pig characters can be hammy.
It also doesn't mean that the character is large. Their hamminess is. A short or skinny person is still capable of being a Large Ham.
Large Ham Radio is not about ham radios which are large.
Laser-Guided Amnesia is not about energy weapons that erase the memories of their targets. Although there can be instances of it happening that way, it's not what the trope is about.
Nor is it about amnesia following lasers to find things.
Last Girl Wins does not contain spoilers for almost every slasher movie in existence, disregarding Twist Endings.
Latex Perfection is not about supermodels who are so heavily dolled up and photoshopped that they look more like lifeless mannequins than people, nor about flawless condoms.
Nor is it about proficiency in LaTeX.
Latin Land is not Ancient Grome. Or even the actual Ancient Rome.
Latin Lover is not about someone who likes the Latin language.
Lawful Anal is not a subtrope of Eternal Sexual Freedom.
Lazy Backup is not about being too lazy to avert No Plans, No Prototype, No Backup.
Le Parkour is not named for Peter Parker, no matter how much he exemplifies this trope. It also has nothing to do with Parker Lewis.
Leather Man is not a leather-themed superhero.
Left Hanging has nothing to do with turning left.
Nor is it a corpse left hanging.
Nor is it about a right-wing lynch mob that hangs leftists.
Legendary Carp is not about being good at fixing ships in Yohoho! . You should be trying for Ultimate, anyway.
Puzzle Pirates Legion of Doom does not mean that a certain boss's homeworld is the game Castlevania
Doom Lemon is not about poor-quality, defective cars, the Russian term for a million of any currency, or actual lemons (we hope not).
Lemony Narrator is not about Narrators of Lemons, or the dude who sings "The Ultimate Showdown of Ultimate Destiny". It also isn't about a narrator who has just bathed in Lemon Pledge. It is not specifically about a work narrated by Tina Fey either.
Lensman Arms Race is not about a new Robot Master; neither is it about detached arms running around.
Let Me Get This Straight is not about forced heterosexuality.
Let's Fight Like Gentlemen is not about a duel between Spies.
Let's You and Him Fight is not a ploy by the Big Bad to have his Dragon distract the hero while he escapes.
A Lethal Chef is not an accomplished cook who can kick your ass in a fight. Although El Fuerte counts as both.
The Lethal Joke Character is not The Joker. It's not the cast list of the very first sketch, either.
Monty Python's Flying Circus Letting the Air out of the Band is not about the resolution of trope clashes between the note visual novel and the performance group.
Letting Her Hair Down is not about female characters who disappoint their hair.
Level Breaker is not a Game Breaker limited to one Game Level.
Level Scaling is not about going upstairs.
Licked by the Dog is about being licked in perfectly normal places. Not about being licked in... other places.
Lies to Children is a noun. It cannot replace the phrase " Kicks The Dog".
Light Is Not Good is not a value judgment of the protagonist of , no matter how accurate it is. Nor does Death Note L Is for Dyslexia refer to his antagonist's opinion of learning disabilities.
Lightning Bruiser is not able to damage elemental lightning.
Lightning Can Do Anything does not involve gushing about the Tempa Bay Lightning NHL franchise.
Nor does it have to do with the amazing versatility of Final Fantasy XIII 's main protagonist.
Like Is, Like, a Comma is not about rapidly and obsessively "liking" things on Facebook.
Like You Were Dying is not sarcastic.
Like You Would Really Do It is something the audience says to a writer, not something a character says to another character. That trope is You Wouldn't Shoot Me.
Lip Lock is not one of the Kissing Tropes.
Nor is a padlock that keeps lips from kissing.
The trope Liquid Assets is a Double Entendre, but not a sexual one.
A Literal Genie is not always literally a genie.
Little Brother Is Watching is not about a Government Conspiracy that turns out to be powerless.
The Little Detecto is not a Kid Detective.
A Little Sister Heroine is not a young girl who has to save older siblings or succeed where they failed. That's Youngest Child Wins. It's also not suggesting a future game where one of the Little Sisters is a protagonist.
Bioshock Live-Action TV Tropes does not involve tropers demonstrating tropes rather than relying on the written text of the wiki.
Living Gasbag is not about farting. Nor is it about someone who talks too much.
A Living Ship isn't a ' ship that, say, evolves in response to Character Development.
Nor does it refer to a 'ship between two living people... though given how Shipping usually goes, there'll probably be need of such a trope soon.
The load borne by the Load-Bearing Hero, or for that matter the Load-Bearing Boss, is usually not The Load.
A Load of Bull is not, despite appearances, a Super Trope of Hurricane of Excuses.
Loads and Loads of Characters is not the same as Walls of Text.
Nor does it meant lots of characters that are all The Load.
Loads and Loads of Loading doesn't refer to having to load a gun many times. Most fictional characters don't.
Local Stars is not about local celebrities.
Locked Out of the Fight does not list pages which gets locked due to edit wars.
Locked Out of the Loop is not related to And Zoidberg. (That is, it's about informational loops, not social circles.) It is also not about Sonic the Hedgehog not being able to run loop-de-loops until he acquires the ability.
A Logic Bomb should not explode by itself.
A Log Fic is not a fanfic centered around Log, nor is it a genre of fanfiction centered around lumberjacks and or sawmills.
The Loins Sleep Tonight is not about meat cuts sleeping.
A Lolicon is not the aged-down version of a "ROFLicon". Neither does it have to do with lollipop-wielding conmen.
Nor is it any kind of convention.
Nor is it short for "rolling computer".
...Lollipop-wielding conmen often do have it, though.
It is not a desktop icon used to launch the "Laugh Out Loud" program.
London England Syndrome is not the idea that London is the only part of England. That's Britain Is Only London.
Nor it is a disease discovered by sir London England, medicine doctor.
A Long Bus Trip involves taking a ( metaphorical) bus trip that's long, not a trip on a long bus. It thus has nothing to do with "riding the short bus".
The Long Game is not the bane of your weekly gaming club.
A Long List is not about how long a certain Spielberg movie is.
Look Ma, No Plane! is not what is said when the hangar turns out to be empty.
Looney Toons Big List Of Booboos And Blunders is not an Evil Overlord List for Elmer Fudd.
The Lord British Postulate has everything to do with Richard Garriot and nothing to do with Vic Viper's wingman.
Losing Horns is not about beings with horns losing them, as can happen if you run into Discord.
Lost in Imitation is not about becoming deeply immersed in an imitation.
Lost Forever is not about having No Sense of Direction, not even if that affliction lasts for one's entire lifetime. It is also not a campaign in support of the TV show .
LOST Lost Him in a Card Game is not about such a game where someone drowns into it and is never seen from again.
Love Makes You Dumb doesn't mean it makes you literally incapable of speaking. Except when it does.
Loveable Rogue does not refer to fan consensus on the character of the same name.
X-Men The Love-Obstructing Parents don't actually forbid your relationship, though some don't approve. Instead, they get in the way of spending time with the person.
Loving a Shadow does not refer to having a crush on someone you can't really be said to know, in the manner of celebrity worshippers, medieval knights, or Charlie Brown and the never-seen little red-haired girl.
Low Fantasy is not about subterranean dwarfs.
Lucky Bastard is not the all-boys version of .
Lucky Star Nor is it about fortunate illegitimate children.
Lucky Charms Title has nothing to do with the breakfast cereal.
Nor with Leprechauns of any kind.
Ludicrous Gibs is not the name of a Bond girl.
Lying In The Dirt Together is not at all what it sounds like.
It also has nothing to do with mass graves, nor with telling lies.
Lyrical Shoehorn is not about people shoehorning in examples where they don't belong.
Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha