Playing With / Tangled Family Tree

Basic Trope: An extremely convoluted and utterly confusing family tree, where everyone might be their own grandparents
  • Straight: Bob's step-uncle is his father too, and his grandma is younger than him.
  • Exaggerated: Bob has two fathers and no mother, his son is his grandfather, there are three million clones of Bob, and just about everybody's committed incest more than once.
  • Downplayed: ??
  • Justified: Someone had multiple children along the line, causing the records to messed up.
  • Inverted: ???
  • Subverted: All the people claiming to be his family are mistaken, and he simply has the standard extended family...
  • Double Subverted: ...Who turn out to be an incestuous wreck themselves.
  • Parodied: ???
  • Zig Zagged: ???
  • Averted: Bob has a normal family tree.
  • Enforced: ???
  • Lampshaded: ???
  • Invoked: ???
  • Exploited: Betty claims to be Bob's Opposite-Sex Clone from the future and Bob belives her because of how confusing his genaology otherwise is.
  • Defied: ???
  • Discussed: ???
  • Conversed: ???

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