This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.
Working Title: Individuality Is Bad
: I'm pretty sure this is Truth in Television
. But the examples I am thinking of involve society itself and may be Flame Bait
. Oh well, I can always reference the trope on Youtube.
Ace Of Scarabs
: The Japanese have a phrase which roughly translates into "Nails that stick up get hammered down."