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* '''Deconstructed''': Because of Bob's insistence of getting the money, he costs him and his team the mission. Also, Carl gets killed.



%% * '''Deconstructed''': ???


* '''Inverted''': Bob forgets about everything less important than saving Bob, to an absurd degree.

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* '''Inverted''': Bob forgets about everything less important than saving Bob, Carl, to an absurd degree.



* '''Parodied''': After Bob hears that Carl has been kidnapped, he expresses his (perfunctory) concern for the other man and regret for his lost money with DullSurprise.

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* '''Parodied''': After Bob hears that Carl has been kidnapped, he expresses his (perfunctory) concern for the other man and regret for his lost money with DullSurprise. Everybody remembers the latter better than the former.



* '''Invoked''': ???

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* '''Invoked''': ???Alice reminds Bob of Carl's outstanding debt to him, thinking this will give him a personal interest in going to save him.



* '''Implied''': Bob tells people he has a "very personal" interest in going to save Carl.



%% * '''Implied''': ???


* '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"

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* '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! "OhCrap! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"



* '''Justified''': Carl is a sociopath.
* '''Inverted''': Carl forgets about everything less important than saving Bob, to an absurd degree.
* '''Subverted''': Carl was just in shock. He reacts appropriately a few minutes later.
* '''Double Subverted''': Carl still seems to be mainly concerned about the money.
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': ???

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* '''Justified''': Carl Bob is a sociopath.
* '''Inverted''': Carl Bob forgets about everything less important than saving Bob, to an absurd degree.
* '''Subverted''': Carl Bob was just in shock. He reacts appropriately a few minutes later.
* '''Double Subverted''': Carl Bob still seems to be mainly concerned about the money.
* '''Parodied''': ???
After Bob hears that Carl has been kidnapped, he expresses his (perfunctory) concern for the other man and regret for his lost money with DullSurprise.
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
'''Zig-Zagged''': Bob goes back and forth between fretting about Carl's safety and the money he owes him.
* '''Averted''': ???Bob cares more that Carl is safe than that he gets paid.



* '''Defied''': ???

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* '''Defied''': ???"The money can wait. Carl's in danger. I'm going to rescue him if it kills me!"



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%% * '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%% * '''Played For Drama''': ???
%% * '''Played For Horror''': ???

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%% * '''Played For for Laughs''': ???
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%% * '''Played For for Drama''': ???
%% * '''Played For for Horror''': ???


* '''Justified''': ???
* '''Inverted''': ???
* '''Subverted''': ???
* '''Double Subverted''': ???

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* '''Justified''': ???
Carl is a sociopath.
* '''Inverted''': ???
Carl forgets about everything less important than saving Bob, to an absurd degree.
* '''Subverted''': ???
Carl was just in shock. He reacts appropriately a few minutes later.
* '''Double Subverted''': ???Carl still seems to be mainly concerned about the money.


* '''Lampshaded:''' "Your friend just got kidnapped, and all you can think about is money!?"

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* '''Justified''': ???
* '''Inverted''': ???
* '''Subverted''': ???
* '''Double Subverted''': ???
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': ???
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded:''' "Your friend just got kidnapped, and all you can think about is money!?"money!?"
* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': ???
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
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I haven't eaten in three days! Where's the link to SkewedPriorities?!
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%% * '''Implied''': ???
%% * '''Deconstructed''': ???
%% * '''Reconstructed''': ???
%% * '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%% * '''Played For Drama''': ???
%% * '''Played For Horror''': ???


* '''Downplayed:''' Carl pretended to be kidnapped so he could get out of paying the piper (Bob).

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* '''Downplayed:''' Carl pretended to be kidnapped so he could get out of paying the piper (Bob).(Bob).
* '''Lampshaded:''' "Your friend just got kidnapped, and all you can think about is money!?"


* '''Downplayed:''' ???

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* '''Downplayed:''' ???Carl pretended to be kidnapped so he could get out of paying the piper (Bob).


* '''Exaggerated:''' Bob is a professional bookmaker with many clients who have been kidnapped all at once, and all of whom owe him money for a lost bet.

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* '''Exaggerated:''' Bob is a professional bookmaker with many clients who have been kidnapped all at once, and all of whom owe him money for a lost bet.bet.
* '''Downplayed:''' ???


* '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"

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* '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"bet!"
* '''Exaggerated:''' Bob is a professional bookmaker with many clients who have been kidnapped all at once, and all of whom owe him money for a lost bet.


--> '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"

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--> * '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"

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'''Basic Trope:''' Someone is more concerned about something trivial compared to, for instance, a (potential) major disaster.
--> '''Straight:''' When Bob's friend Carl is kidnapped, Bob's first reaction is, "Oh no! Now I'll never get that money he owes me for our bet!"

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