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* FourthWallMyopia: Fans misjudge a character's actions, because they know more about the events within the work than the character does.

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* ComedyGhetto


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* EvenNerdsHaveStandards


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* GirlShowGhetto


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* MinorityShowGhetto


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* SciFiGhetto


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* WhatDoYouMeanItsForKids
* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotForKids
* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotDidactic

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* JumpingTheShark


* OpinionMyopia: Assuming that there is no one who disagrees with your viewpoints.

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* OpinionMyopia: Assuming that there is no one who disagrees with your viewpoints.viewpoints and getting pissed off when it turns out there are people who do.


* ScapegoatCreator

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* ScapegoatCreatorScapegoatCreator: Blaming the creator for everything wrong with the show when the controversial changes are not their fault.

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* ScapegoatCreator


* DarthWiki/RuinedForever

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* DarthWiki/RuinedForever DarthWiki/RuinedForever: Fans overreact to changes they dislike by declaring the franchise ruined forever.


* TheCoconutEffect

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* TheCoconutEffectTheCoconutEffect: If it's false, but firmly ingrained in the minds of viewers, it ''must'' be included.



* ProtagonistTitleFallacy

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* ProtagonistTitleFallacyProtagonistTitleFallacy: Assuming that a work's title is the name of the protagonist.



* ReviewsAreTheGospel

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* ReviewsAreTheGospel ReviewsAreTheGospel: People judge the quality of a work by someone else's review of the work rather than by their own viewpoints.


* FanMyopia
* HypocriticalFandom

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* FanMyopia
FanMyopia: Assuming that a work being popular automatically means everyone is familiar with it.
* HypocriticalFandomHypocriticalFandom: Fans dislike a series when the show they like is guilty of the same flaws.



* NostalgiaFilter

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* NostalgiaFilterNostalgiaFilter: People only like stuff from the past and dismiss new stuff as all being garbage.



* OpinionMyopia

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* OpinionMyopiaOpinionMyopia: Assuming that there is no one who disagrees with your viewpoints.



* TheyChangedItNowItSucks

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* TheyChangedItNowItSucksTheyChangedItNowItSucks: Deeming an adaptation as bad just because it is different from the original work.


* RuinedForever

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* RuinedForever DarthWiki/RuinedForever


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Here are some examples:
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All too often, a well-intentioned fan will see the need to invent some {{Fanon}}, or an [[http://www.rev.net/~aloe/tv/entertainment.html ill-intentioned critic]] will see the need to launch into a bitter diatribe based on some inconsistency or mistake he sees in his show of choice. About as often, the complaint will be based on a total fallacy.

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All too often, a well-intentioned fan will see the need to invent some {{Fanon}}, or an [[http://www.rev.net/~aloe/tv/entertainment.html an ill-intentioned critic]] critic will see the need to launch into a bitter diatribe based on some inconsistency or mistake he sees in his show of choice. About as often, the complaint will be based on a total fallacy.


* TelevisionIsTryingToKillUs

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* TelevisionIsTryingToKillUsJustForFun/TelevisionIsTryingToKillUs

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* ArtisticLicense


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* SadlyMythtaken
* SmallReferencePools


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* WordOfDante

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* RuinedForever


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* UnpleasableFanbase

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