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But I think if they over-characterize their characters they'll back themselves into a corner and not be able to demonstrate tropes in a way that makes sense.
77 TheyCallMeTomu30th May 2011 10:24:36 PM , Relationship Status: Wishfully thinking
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Yeah, I don't think Cerebus Syndrome is the way to go here.

edited 30th May '11 10:25:03 PM by TheyCallMeTomu

78 Tangent12831st May 2011 04:42:30 AM from Virginia , Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
While not to be ignored, characterization tropes are only one piece of a big pie. And there are plenty of framing device tricks for the rest.

Though the story shouldn't reach the point that new viewers suffer Continuity Lockout, either.
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I liked the

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80 Jimmmyman1031st May 2011 08:21:42 AM from polan , Relationship Status: Armed with the Power of Love
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I loved the wrap up gag at the end with "those are never funny".
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81 GGCrono4th Jun 2011 07:11:00 PM from Waterbury, Connecticut
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82 RocketDude4th Jun 2011 07:19:11 PM from AZ, United States
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Ah, Adobe AfterEffects.

I'm amazed he didn't mention Sony Vegas (might be because buying it is expensive).
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84 Bocaj11th Jun 2011 08:50:37 PM from Here , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
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So how about dat unresolved sexual tension?
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I still ship Tom/Zack.

As for hate, because I live this joke so much:

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86 captainbrass212th Jun 2011 01:20:04 AM from the United Kingdom
After this one, the shipping can surely begin in earnest. Well, even more earnest than previously.
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87 Matrix12th Jun 2011 03:32:56 AM from The Matrix, Canada , Relationship Status: Less than three
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88 TheyCallMeTomu12th Jun 2011 08:54:40 AM , Relationship Status: Wishfully thinking
Totes Moe
I sensed absolutely no sexual tension in that video. None at all.
89 Bocaj12th Jun 2011 09:41:52 AM from Here , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Chaotic Lulzy
Not even between Tom and Zack? The air was positively crackling with it.
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90 TheyCallMeTomu12th Jun 2011 10:32:52 AM , Relationship Status: Wishfully thinking
Totes Moe
Oh it was not.
You did see the title of the video, right?
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92 TheyCallMeTomu12th Jun 2011 11:07:43 AM , Relationship Status: Wishfully thinking
Totes Moe
I'm just sayin, there wasn't any in the video. Just discussion of UST. And the title. And a donkey. Wait, there was no donkey-
93 captainbrass212th Jun 2011 12:16:30 PM from the United Kingdom
I felt there was UST; maybe I just tend to see these things. Obviously, you're always on a loser arguing about these things because it's very subjective.
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94 Heatth12th Jun 2011 07:32:06 PM from Brasil , Relationship Status: In Spades with myself
I agree with Tomu. I sensed no UST either. Considering all the other vids were very good at using the discussed trope In-Universe, this one was a bit of a let down. My last favorite so far, sadly.
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96 chihuahua012th Jun 2011 08:32:05 PM from Standoff, USA , Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
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Yeah, the interview one was the funniest and most interesting of them. It had more energy than the rest.

I hope it shifts to a more traditional vlog format.

97 TheyCallMeTomu12th Jun 2011 09:02:57 PM , Relationship Status: Wishfully thinking
Totes Moe
The interview one was nice because it had legitimate sex appeal and broke away from the existing three person cast.
98 chihuahua012th Jun 2011 09:10:18 PM from Standoff, USA , Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
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[up] Yeah, we need more characters. For some reason, the dynamic doesn't seem...dynamic enough. Not overally original or interesting either. No wonder Mr. Administrator is going hard on them.

Hopefully that's a beard I see growing, or we'll be stuck with a Its Okay Its Average show as a main method of publicity. We need non-readers coming back to see it and even getting an account. If it's only Tropers and readers watching them, it won't do very good for our site.

edited 12th Jun '11 9:14:13 PM by chihuahua0

99 Heatth12th Jun 2011 11:06:44 PM from Brasil , Relationship Status: In Spades with myself
@Robbie Rotten,

Just because it was in the title, it don't meant it was in the show itself. Because it was in the title I kept the whole vid looking for the UST, just to be disappointed as I didn't find any.

Anyway, if we are talking of our favorite episodes, I will go against the trend and chose Dumbass Has a Point instead. Don't know why, but I really liked it.

I do agree the show could use more characters every now ad then. Not necessaries every episode, however.
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