Does Not Illustrate: Know When To Fold Em get usage counts
Deadlock Clock: 13th Jun 2012 11:59:00 PM

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1 Spark94th Apr 2012 03:43:51 PM from Castle Wulfenbach , Relationship Status: Too sexy for my shirt
Gentleman Troper!
Know When to Fold 'Em is a trope about knowing when to quit. The page image is basically a Motivator image of two children playing football. I don't see how that has anything at all to do with the trope.
Special trousers. Very heroic.
Cure Candy
If anything the image is the exact opposite of the trope as Chuck never does know when to fold em.

The image would be good on Schmuck Bait that's about it.

edited 4th Apr '12 3:51:22 PM by Raso

It's also JAFAAC as you'd have to be familiar with the football running gag in Peanuts
4 Willbyr4th Apr 2012 04:08:32 PM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
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Bad pic, needs replacing.
5 Spark94th Apr 2012 04:16:47 PM from Castle Wulfenbach , Relationship Status: Too sexy for my shirt
Gentleman Troper!
[up][up] I think I'm the wrong generation to be familiar with Peanuts.
Special trousers. Very heroic.
Cure Candy
[up] read the comics on this page gives ya and idea on what it is about, and how it is the exact opposite of the trope. And here

edited 4th Apr '12 4:19:58 PM by Raso

He folded once... and Lucy talked him back into it before mocking him for not giving up.

The picture does not illustrate the trope even if you know the comic because he never folded.
8 Rivux27th Apr 2012 04:13:09 PM from Sniper Island (in your heart) , Relationship Status: I get a feeling so complicated...
From Gintama, would the second to last panel here with the last panel here and panel 1 and 2 here work well?

(Sudden forum herald pm for my first post in this section since the forum herald thing surprised me. -irrelevant-)

edited 27th Apr '12 4:14:44 PM by Rivux

He's been jacking my swagger for years. He only pulls it off because he's funny.
9 Willbyr10th Jun 2012 04:05:22 PM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
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Clock is set.
10 Spark911th Jun 2012 06:43:36 AM from Castle Wulfenbach , Relationship Status: Too sexy for my shirt
Gentleman Troper!

Motion to pull.

Does not illustrate the trope. If you're unfamiliar with Peanuts then it's meaningless, and if you are, then it's not an example of this trope in the first place.
Special trousers. Very heroic.
11 Willbyr11th Jun 2012 06:46:10 AM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
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Seconded.
12 Willbyr14th Jun 2012 06:22:09 AM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
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Clock's up; anyone else for/against the pull?
13 Spark914th Jun 2012 06:36:35 AM from Castle Wulfenbach , Relationship Status: Too sexy for my shirt
Gentleman Troper!
I read three other people earlier in the thread agreeing that this pic isn't working here.
Special trousers. Very heroic.
14 lu12714th Jun 2012 06:45:37 AM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
It's the exact opposite of what we need. Pull.
15 SeptimusHeap14th Jun 2012 06:49:04 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Add me to the "pull" votes - and pulled, since a lot of people say that it doesn't work.
Some people need more convincing than others.
16 Willbyr14th Jun 2012 09:33:02 AM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
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Good enough; locking up.
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