History Characters / BoyMeetsWorld

23rd Sep '16 9:53:06 PM Lightning4119
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* DrillSergeantNasty: Played with. He shows he can be the trope, even enforcing it when questioning Shawn about his relationship with Angela, but once he starts hearing more about [[TraumaCongaLine Shaun's past,]] he shifts gears. Played straight with the ROTC candidates, though, as after what appears to be ''one day'' everyone quits.

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* DrillSergeantNasty: Played with. He shows he can be the trope, even enforcing it when questioning Shawn about his relationship with Angela, but once he starts hearing more about [[TraumaCongaLine Shaun's Shawn's past,]] he shifts gears. Played straight with the ROTC candidates, though, as after what appears to be ''one day'' everyone quits.



* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: To a degree. He's a Master Sergeant with all the discipline and tough attitude that comes with it, but once he learns more about Shaun he drops the shouting and the hardass attitude and asks his daughter why she's so scared of being with Shaun.

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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: To a degree. He's a Master Sergeant with all the discipline and tough attitude that comes with it, but once he learns more about Shaun Shawn he drops the shouting and the hardass attitude and asks his daughter why she's so scared of being with Shaun.Shawn.
23rd Sep '16 8:24:47 PM Lightning4119
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** He managed to semi-successfully hijack a wedding described as the social event of the year. [[spoiler: Sure, he, Topanga, and Corey got arrested, but they got a great wedding ceremony!]]



* DrillSergeantNasty: He shows he can be the trope, even enforcing it when questioning Shawn about his relationship with Angela.

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* DrillSergeantNasty: Played with. He shows he can be the trope, even enforcing it when questioning Shawn about his relationship with Angela.Angela, but once he starts hearing more about [[TraumaCongaLine Shaun's past,]] he shifts gears. Played straight with the ROTC candidates, though, as after what appears to be ''one day'' everyone quits.


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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: To a degree. He's a Master Sergeant with all the discipline and tough attitude that comes with it, but once he learns more about Shaun he drops the shouting and the hardass attitude and asks his daughter why she's so scared of being with Shaun.
-->'''Sgt. Moore''': I already like him. ''[{{beat}}]'' But I like my country more, and I don't want this boy ''anywhere near the Army.''
29th Aug '16 1:05:48 PM H2SO4
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* BerserkButton: Threaten to take advantage of Topanga and you'll go sailing through a door.

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Threaten to take advantage of Topanga and you'll go sailing through a door.door.
** By ''Girl Meets World'', mentioning anything related to skiing or even the word "ski" is enough to get him grumpier than usual, and if anyone remembers what happened in the two BMW episodes Lauren appeared in, that's ''why''.
20th Aug '16 3:08:29 PM NOYB
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** [[spoiler:And then he actually becomes her stepfather]].

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** [[spoiler:And then he actually becomes her stepfather]].stepfather, and is going to adopt her, too]].
19th Aug '16 7:24:05 PM NOYB
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* SonOfAWhore: Chet's ghost reveals that Shawn's biological mother was a stripper he had a relationship with, who took off right after he was born. A stripper rather than a hooker, but close, and this is basically Shawn's reaction.



** Eric went from a clever, smooth-talking ladies man to a dunderhead imbecile who would strip others of their sanity if they spent more than two minutes near him, with Mr. Feeny usually being the resident victim.

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** Eric went from a clever, smooth-talking ladies ladies' man to a dunderhead imbecile who would strip others of their sanity if they spent more than two minutes near him, with Mr. Feeny usually being the resident victim.



* InsufferableGenius: Cory and Shawn often found him incredibly grating when they were growing up. Later in life, Topanga becomes annoyed when she discovers that Stuart and Farkle have accumulated more A's in school than she and Riley have.

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* InsufferableGenius: Cory and Shawn often found him incredibly grating when they were growing up. Later in life, Topanga becomes annoyed when she discovers that Stuart and Farkle have accumulated more A's As in school than she and Riley have.
19th Aug '16 7:11:09 PM NOYB
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** [[spoiler:And then he actually becomes her stepfather]].
3rd Jun '16 12:38:47 AM haloinsider
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* HappilyMarried: He ended up marrying Jennifer Bassett. While they both make jokes are made about her forceful personality dominating their relationship, they ultimately appear to play off of each other quite well. They also both show a deep and genuine love for their son.

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* HappilyMarried: He ended up marrying Jennifer Bassett. While they both make jokes are made about her forceful personality dominating their relationship, they ultimately appear to play off of each other quite well. They also both show a deep and genuine love for their son.
3rd Jun '16 12:36:35 AM haloinsider
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* DidNotGetTheGirl: He's still bitter about it as an adult.

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* DidNotGetTheGirl: He's He initially appears to still be bitter about it as an adult. adult, though a subsequent appearance shows that his marriage is a generally happy one. As a result, his comments about Topanga choosing Cory could come off as more wistful and bemused than genuinely annoyed.
* FireForgedFriends: Their worries about Farkle potentially having Asperger's leads to Cory and Topanga reassuring and comforting them, bringing the four much closer together than they were as kids.



* HappilyMarried: He ended up marrying Jennifer Bassett. While they both make jokes are made about her forceful personality dominating their relationship, they ultimately appear to play off of each other quite well. They also both show a deep and genuine love for their son.



%%* InsufferableGenius

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%%* InsufferableGenius* InsufferableGenius: Cory and Shawn often found him incredibly grating when they were growing up. Later in life, Topanga becomes annoyed when she discovers that Stuart and Farkle have accumulated more A's in school than she and Riley have.



* SmallRoleBigImpact: Even though Minkus only appeared in the first season, his legacy was so strong that Michael Jacobs created [[SpinOffspring a son]], Farkle, for the SequelSeries ''Series/GirlMeetsWorld''. Minkus himself appears fairly early on to establish this connection. It is also known that Farkle will be in the second season, which will alone cause him to have more appearances than his father did between both series.

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* SmallRoleBigImpact: Even though Minkus only appeared in the first season, his legacy was so strong that Michael Jacobs created [[SpinOffspring a son]], Farkle, for the SequelSeries ''Series/GirlMeetsWorld''. Minkus himself appears fairly early on to establish this connection. It Farkle is also known that Farkle will be elevated to the main cast in the second season, which will alone cause causes him to have more appearances than his father did between both series.
2nd Jun '16 3:02:31 AM haloinsider
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%%* ReasonableAuthorityFigure

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%%* ReasonableAuthorityFigure* ParentalSubstitute: Served as a necessary adult presence in Shawn's life while the latter's mother ran off and father followed after her. In ''Girl Meets World'', Maya (who herself wants Shawn to serve as her own father figure) asks self-consciously asks him how close they were, given how he wasn't Shawn's real father. Turner assuages her fears by affirming that he loved Shawn like a son, and still does.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: He was relatively open with his students and tried his best to engage his students in ways they would find appealing.
2nd Jun '16 2:49:33 AM haloinsider
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** Almost 20 years after graduating high school, she complains to Mr. Turner that he gave her an A- in one of his classes, and implores him to change it.
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