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Ambiguous Name (Runoff Crowner 8/13/13): Pillow Fight get usage counts
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This needs attention. We have plenty of examples on the YKTTW draft to launch it. If we can just pick a name, we'll be in business.

Alternate name crowner time?

Edit: Blank crowner here.

edited 29th Jan '13 10:49:59 AM by Catbert

52 Xtifr29th Jan 2013 11:11:45 AM , Relationship Status: Having tea with Cthulhu
World's Toughest Milkman
"Existential Despair" is an oxymoron.
Fake Fight Fanservice?

Faux Fight Fanservice?

Fanservice Sparring?

edited 29th Jan '13 11:17:45 AM by ArcadesSabboth

Oppression anywhere is a threat to democracy everywhere.
The link above was wrong.

Try this one
55 SeptimusHeap29th Jan 2013 12:03:46 PM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
That link didn't work because crowners need to be created with at least some content beyond the default content.
56 lu12717th Mar 2013 07:59:55 AM from the Forest of Thorns , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
...Why is this crowner empty?
小さく揺れた向日葵
57 SeptimusHeap17th Mar 2013 08:02:26 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Because nobody filled it. Filling up a crowner you've been asked to hook isn't one of a moderator's enumerated duties.
58 MacronNotes11th May 2013 03:34:25 PM , Relationship Status: Mu
Formerly known as Oreochan
Bumping for votes.
59 lu12711th Jun 2013 03:52:51 AM from the Forest of Thorns , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
And again.
小さく揺れた向日葵
60 MacronNotes21st Jun 2013 05:00:34 AM , Relationship Status: Mu
Formerly known as Oreochan
Bumping for votes yet again.
61 SeptimusHeap21st Jun 2013 05:04:58 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Maybe we need a runoff crowner there.
62 Spark921st Jun 2013 05:56:16 AM from Castle Wulfenbach , Relationship Status: Too sexy for my shirt
Gentleman Troper!
I think this wiki's love affair with the word 'faux' is getting rather egregious tongue
Special trousers. Very heroic.
Without "faux," it'll be really hard to distinguish this from Cat Fight.
64 PancticeSquadCutterback21st Jun 2013 08:14:27 AM from Georgia (the one the devil went to, not Russia)
This is Rain. Isn't she pretty? :)
I'm not LGBT. I just think Rain's really cool.

Apologies if my humor gets too painful.
65 kiukiuclk21st Jun 2013 09:26:27 AM from 3.1415926535897932384626433832795028841971693 , Relationship Status: My TiMER is ticking
Friendly Fan Service Fight - captures the "not serious conflict" aspect.

Fan Service Friendly Fight - not sure which is better

I'm guessing almost anything with girls and beach vollyball would count here, right?
66 MacronNotes29th Jun 2013 03:16:52 AM , Relationship Status: Mu
Formerly known as Oreochan
Bump for votes.
Only options in green are:

edited 11th Jul '13 6:50:25 AM by MikuruFan

68 Noaqiyeum11th Jul 2013 04:08:57 PM from a thought-experiment gone horribly wrong , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
The it-thingy
Amy - ...what is the difference between this and Cat Fight? They're both physical brawls played for titillation. I don't think the combatants' opinions affect that portrayal - the audience isn't expected to take the conflict seriously even if the characters do. (And if the audience is expected to take the conflict seriously, it stops being a Cat Fight, often because it passes the point where beauty is tarnished).
Can't you see who I am? I'm invinci8le! Like a force that is out of control
It's the key to achieving my goal - un8r8ka8le!
A Cat Fight is a fight. Two people physically attacking each other and each trying to win. This isn't.
70 Noaqiyeum11th Jul 2013 07:52:16 PM from a thought-experiment gone horribly wrong , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
The it-thingy
In what way is it not?
Can't you see who I am? I'm invinci8le! Like a force that is out of control
It's the key to achieving my goal - un8r8ka8le!
This one is related to Moe, which involves young people. A friendly tackle is an example.
^^ This is for pillow fights and similar scenes. A pillow fight isn't an actual fight. No one's trying to hurt each other or beat the other (if they were, they'd use literally anything other than pillows, such as their bare hands). This is for playfighting.

That's why "sparring" is misleading.

edited 12th Jul '13 6:47:48 PM by AmyGdala

73 Noaqiyeum13th Jul 2013 09:20:19 PM from a thought-experiment gone horribly wrong , Relationship Status: Showing feelings of an almost human nature
The it-thingy
[up] What I was saying, though, is that I don't think that matters. Whether the girls involved are genuinely trying to kill each other or just having fun, they're still engaging in physical competition, and the audience is expected to be titillated and to not take it seriously. The only difference I can think of is that if the combatants are serious and the audience isn't, unfortunate implications ensue, and I don't think that's sufficient to make them distinct tropes.
Can't you see who I am? I'm invinci8le! Like a force that is out of control
It's the key to achieving my goal - un8r8ka8le!
74 MacronNotes27th Jul 2013 08:43:02 AM , Relationship Status: Mu
Formerly known as Oreochan
There's still two options in green (Fanservice Faux Fight and Fanservice Sparring). Would it be a good idea to do a run-off crowner?
They also have a similar number and ratio of supports and opposes. I'm not sure if it will do any good, but go ahead.

edited 27th Jul '13 8:47:04 AM by MikuruFan

Alternative Titles: Pillow Fight Runoff
13th Aug '13 4:32:17 PM
Vote up names you like, vote down names you don't. Whether or not the title will actually be changed is determined with a different kind of crowner (the Single Proposition crowner). This one just collects and ranks alternative titles.
At issue:

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