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In April 2004, a thread in that site prompted Gus to set up a small wiki about plot devices on a humble 386 computer with a DSL connection. You are currently looking at that wiki.
Do you think this might explain a few things?
Work page is preserved despite the lack of a trope list for historical purposes. Don't add it to the Cut List without discussion or add trope examples.