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Adept from A city of Microbes Relationship Status: Having tea with Cthulhu
Oct 17th 2020 at 7:57:47 PM

[up]The problem is that this frequently happens with ensemble tropes where there are at least five names listed, so appending the sinkholes to the names as will just make the entries unnecessarily long. Since these characters are hypotheticals anyway, they don't need to have additional characterization tropes that aren't relevant to the trope it's Playing With, right?

LaundryPizza03 Maintenance? from Texas
Nov 4th 2020 at 1:46:47 PM

Shipping has a lot of Chained Sinkholes, such as in the following paragraph:

Canon and authorial intent do not dictate people's shipping preference. You'd be hard-pressed to find anything that honestly puts any sort of restraint on shipping preference. Characters may be shipped despite being still in grade school, of the wrong sexuality, biologically related, dead, Just Friends, mortal enemies or just generally the bane of each other's existence, separated by an age gap of decades or centuries, not of the same narrative continuum, part of a story where romance just isn't an issue, inanimate objects, nigh total strangers, considered as a possible couple at all only because they're both left single after you're done pairing everybody else, polar opposites in terms of morality, extremely implausible as a couple by design or even outright denied to ever possibly get together by Word of God. Even when the source material goes as far as to have an Official Couple, sometimes fumbling execution or Values Dissonance will drive fans towards emotional investments diametric to those the author intended. The "I Love You" Stigma, occasionally invoked by some productions, further complicates matters, even if the characters express the sentiment in other ways.

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FernandoLemon Fan of Night in the Woods and Hamilton from Argentina
Fan of Night in the Woods and Hamilton
Nov 12th 2020 at 12:22:51 PM

[up] We could remove all non-shipping tropes from there. Should that work?

And we keep driving into the night. It's a late goodbye, such a late goodbye...
LaundryPizza03 Maintenance? from Texas
Nov 12th 2020 at 1:52:42 PM

[up] Good start. I think Het Is Ew, and possibly others, are used incorrectly as well.

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Berrenta Remakes on the way from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Remakes on the way
Jan 19th 2021 at 6:53:56 AM

This is a commented-out (likely as a ZCE) example on Crosses the Line Twice:

This set of chained sinkholes needs to be rewritten.

Edit: Looking at the trope example tree on the work's YMMV page, maybe we can use that as a guide to rewrite the example on the trope page?

Edited by Berrenta on Jan 19th 2021 at 8:57:06 AM

Crossover-Enthusiast Yo! from quarantine (send Red Lobster biscuits) Relationship Status: Chocolate!
Mar 6th 2021 at 12:42:20 AM

The picture for Henry Stickmin Series has two potholes each for each character on their first and last name.

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Crossover-Enthusiast Yo! from quarantine (send Red Lobster biscuits) Relationship Status: Chocolate!
Mar 18th 2021 at 5:50:38 AM

The caption on Fighting from the Inside is a chained sinkhole (potholing it to just Heroic Willpower would be fine), and there are multiple chained potholes in the description.

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