Duplicate Trope: Redundant Rescue

Deadlock Clock: 22nd Jul 2012 11:59:00 PM
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1 Fighteer4th Jun 2012 09:59:03 AM from the Time Vortex , Relationship Status: Dancing with Captain Jack Harkness
Geronimo!
Redundant Rescue is an odd little trope. Very small for its notional scope, it appears on its face to be a duplicate of What Kept You?.

Having been around since at least January, to go by the edit history, it has a mere 14 work wicks and 3 inbounds. In short, it is not thriving and is probably a duplicate.

Now, I wouldn't be averse to merging What Kept You? with this one, since What Kept You? has a dialog title and could be a rename candidate on that basis. But as it is, I see no point in having a separate trope.
What Kept You? is also not thriving—only 4 inbounds. I think we could benefit if we merged them both under a new name.
What goes around, comes around
what goes up, must come down
3 Fighteer4th Jun 2012 10:04:49 AM from the Time Vortex , Relationship Status: Dancing with Captain Jack Harkness
Geronimo!
Wow, yeah, they are both underperforming. Ouch.
I support a merge. Some of the examples are already on both pages as well.

I do like the name Redundant Rescue, though. It does describe the trope rather well.
The Internet misuses, abuses, and overuses everything.
5 ccoa19th Jul 2012 06:31:27 AM from the Sleeping Giant
Ravenous Sophovore
Crownered up.

edited 19th Jul '12 6:34:51 AM by ccoa

Waiting on a TRS slot? Finishing off one of these cleaning efforts will usually open one up.
Boomp.
What goes around, comes around
what goes up, must come down
A wee bit more votes, please?
What goes around, comes around
what goes up, must come down
Calling crowner. Merge under Redundant Rescue.
What goes around, comes around
what goes up, must come down
9 ccoa19th Sep 2012 12:10:02 PM from the Sleeping Giant
Ravenous Sophovore
Merged except for these Zero Context Examples:

Will try to get to the wicks ASAP. Didn't do much to the description, so if anyone thinks it needs to be different, feel free.
Waiting on a TRS slot? Finishing off one of these cleaning efforts will usually open one up.
10 ccoa19th Sep 2012 01:41:21 PM from the Sleeping Giant
Ravenous Sophovore
Okay, merge done. I'll wait a day to see if someone has any info on those zero context examples or any feedback, then close this up.
Waiting on a TRS slot? Finishing off one of these cleaning efforts will usually open one up.
11 ccoa20th Sep 2012 01:51:34 PM from the Sleeping Giant
Ravenous Sophovore
Guess there's nothing. Locking up.
Waiting on a TRS slot? Finishing off one of these cleaning efforts will usually open one up.
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Page Action: Redundant Rescue
19th Jul '12 6:33:14 AM
What would be the best way to fix the page?
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