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MetalSmasher86
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03:26:05 AM Oct 9th 2012
edited by MetalSmasher86
YouTube movie critic Jeremy Jahns has a rating scale that fits Type 3 perfectly. At the end of his reviews, he gives the movie one of the following ratings (listed from highest to lowest):

-"Awesometacular!" -"I'd buy it on Blu-Ray." -"It's a good time, no alcohol required." -"It's okay, but you won't remember it in T Minus 13 hours." -"You might like it if you knew your friends would never find out." -"It might be fun if you're drunk." -"Dog shit!"

He has also broken this scale in a Type 5 manner on one occasion in his review of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1. Since nothing really happens in the movie, he gives it a rating of "A black screen of nothing."

On the video game side of this trope, Jirard Khalil, a.k.a. "The Completionist," rates games based on 100% completion of the game in question. His rating scale goes like this (from highest to lowest):

-"Complete it!" -"Finish it!" -"Play it." -"Look at it." -"Burn it!"

He has also gone outside of this scale on a few occasions. For some games, he would give it a rating of "Finipete it," which is between "Finish it" and "Complete it," and in his Super Mario Sunshine review, he gave it a rating of "Finiplay it," between "Finish it" and "Play it."
ChadM
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08:20:09 AM Aug 13th 2010
Removed:

  • Reading her recent political writing, I'm not so sure that was a joke. (The first election she voted in was 2000, and she was so proud to be a part of voting Bill Clinton out of office...)

Because without far more context it makes no sense at all.
Stratadrake
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08:30:30 PM Jul 25th 2010
edited by Stratadrake
Not sure whether to edit this in, but:

MrInitialMan
03:15:25 PM Jul 26th 2010
No. If "turkeys" are the standard unit, then it doesn't apply. This trope is when the reviewer deviates from their respective rating scales.
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