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1'''Basic Trope''': Feathered dinosaurs are portrayed as goofy-looking and harmless.²* '''Straight''': The feathered Velociraptor is fluffy, tries to fly, and is friendly.²* '''Exaggerated''': All feathered dinosaurs, avian or not, are pink, cluck like chickens, and do not kill anything.²* '''Downplayed''': The Velociraptor is sometimes [[PlayedForLaughs used for comic relief]], but is [[PlayedForHorror mostly played for horror.]] ²* '''Justified''':²** The Velociraptor is domesticated, and was bred for companionship.²** The Velociraptor was genetically modified to make feathered dinosaurs look goofy.²* '''Inverted''': Feathered dinosaurs are swift, agile, and deadly, while the featherless dinosaurs are cold-blooded, sluggish, and lazy.²* '''Subverted''': ²** The feathered Velociraptor is laughed at, only to kill one of the humans.²** The feathered Velociraptor is [[CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass portrayed as goofy, only to later show that it is capable in a fight. ]]²* '''Double Subverted''': The feathered Velociraptor is laughed at, but then pounces on one of the humans. [[AllAnimalsAreDogs It then turns out that it is only licking the human playfully.]]²* '''Parodied''': A scaly Velociraptor that did not kill anyone is considered [[TheDreaded the most feared dinosaur]], but another, feathered Velociraptor that has killed 1,000 people is still seen as a harmless laughing stock.²* '''Zig Zagged''': Some of the feathered dinosaurs are fluffy and silly, but others are dangerous.²* '''Enforced''':²** The Velociraptor was originally going to be a villain, but the director demanded that it be changed to a comic relief character.²** The work was created by people that dislike feathered dinosaurs, and the work was created to make feathered dinosaurs look stupid.²* '''Lampshaded''': "If the dinosaurs have feathers, they're harmless. If it has scales, run. Don't ask me why the dinosaurs are like that."²* '''Invoked''': The Velociraptor was genetically modified to make feathered dinosaurs look goofy.²* '''Exploited''': Bob uses the feathered Velociraptors to attack Alice, knowing that the feathers will make them be underestimated.²* '''Defied''': Bob tells Alice to stop laughing at the feathered Velociraptors.²* '''Discussed''': "I don't care if it has feathers. It's still a dangerous creature that we need to be careful around!"'²* '''Conversed''': "So I'm watching a show with a feathered dinosaur, and you guessed it, the feathered dinosaur was goofy."²* '''Deconstructed''': ???²* '''Reconstructed''': ???²----²Back to GoofyFeatheredDinosaur²----


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