Unclear Description: Famous Last Words

Deadlock Clock: 6th Jan 2014 11:59:00 PM
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126 nrjxll4th Nov 2013 05:21:58 PM , Relationship Status: Not war
...Okay, that is a case for there being at least some quantifiable definition of "famous".
127 Larkmarn4th Nov 2013 06:02:24 PM , Relationship Status: Hello, I love you
I'd be down for moving the whole shebang to Just for Fun and then letting the criteria be "things people remember to add." Still get rid of placeholders and death gurgles, but since we're stalled on a definition I think that'd work.
128 nrjxll4th Nov 2013 06:38:10 PM , Relationship Status: Not war
130 Larkmarn6th Nov 2013 05:21:51 AM , Relationship Status: Hello, I love you
Should we make a crowner or discuss other options?
Could we just... not have Death anymore?
Other options have been discussed, but none seem to have the support of Just for Fun.

I suggest a single-proposition.
132 Larkmarn6th Nov 2013 07:02:48 AM , Relationship Status: Hello, I love you
The thing is, that was an option in the old crowner and it didn't fare well. I cannot for the life of me figure out why, but it's worth noting. I'd support a single-prop crowner, though.

edited 6th Nov '13 7:03:12 AM by Larkmarn

I don't know what to say about that. The crowner was just confusing all around.
Sorry to doublepost, but I found something that I thought should be mentioned. On the Doctor Who page, someone added a bunch of examples without the actual last words...or the name of the person who said them. Just * "." [[spoiler:]]. I mean, seriously.
135 Larkmarn7th Nov 2013 05:53:51 AM , Relationship Status: Hello, I love you
Yeah. There's also issues on Young Justice; one section has an inexplicably spoiled out name, we have characters whose Famous Last Words are "no" or just "...", and the Comics and Video Game sections are just placeholders.

Oh, plus that spoiled section? Those were (actual spoiler for the episode) just simulated deaths in a training exercise. Only five of the characters were real, the rest were just part of the simulation. And even the real people didn't die, of course.
Re: the Whoniverse pages- I thought I'd cleared a lot of those out previously :( But seriously, regardless of whether we move it to Just for Fun or whatever is done, those entries at the least need to be cleared out.
Yeah, it's like nrjxll was talking about at the top of this page: We have a pretty loose definition of "famous" here, but if the troper adding the example can't remember the last words, then they don't count. That's just...yeah. It's like how sometimes you'll come across examples on normal pages along the lines of "I can't remember what this is from, but some Canadian tv show or something had psychic powers." And yes, I have seen that before.
138 nrjxll11th Nov 2013 05:10:01 PM , Relationship Status: Not war
So: Just for Fun or not, that Young Justice page really doesn't seem acceptable.
139 nrjxll2nd Dec 2013 08:17:42 PM , Relationship Status: Not war
Too tired to do anything more than bump.
140 Larkmarn2nd Dec 2013 08:52:06 PM , Relationship Status: Hello, I love you
Should we get a single prop crowner for moving to Just for Fun?
141 SeptimusHeap2nd Dec 2013 11:12:04 PM from Laniakea , Relationship Status: Mu
Multi-prop is a better idea.
142 Willbyr3rd Jan 2014 06:40:17 AM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Clock is set.
143 Willbyr7th Jan 2014 05:56:36 AM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Clock's up, locking for inactivity.
The system doesn't know you right now, so no post button for you.
You need to Get Known to get one of those.

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