History Characters / PennyAndAggie

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!!'''Karen Duvall''', Penny's and Aggie's rival and Marshall's girlfriend

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!!'''Karen Duvall''', Duvall'''
Penny's and Aggie's rival and Marshall's girlfriend



!!'''Sara Velte''', Penny's best and oldest friend

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!!'''Sara Velte''', Velte'''
Penny's best and oldest friend



!!'''Michelle Brown''', Penny's other closest friend

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!!'''Michelle Brown''', Brown'''
Penny's other closest friend



!!'''Lisa Winklemeyer''', Aggie's best friend

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!!'''Lisa Winklemeyer''', Winklemeyer'''
Aggie's best friend



!!'''Duane Teague''', Aggie's friend and Penny's platonic boyfriend

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!!'''Duane Teague''', Teague'''
Aggie's friend and Penny's platonic boyfriend



!!'''Daphne Brooks''', friend to Aggie, Lisa and Fred; Sara's girlfriend

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!!'''Daphne Brooks''', friend Brooks'''
Friend
to Aggie, Lisa and Fred; Sara's girlfriend



!!'''Fred Rudolph''', friend to Aggie, Lisa and Daphne

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!!'''Fred Rudolph''', friend Rudolph'''
Friend
to Aggie, Lisa and Daphne



!!'''Marshall Gryvanski''', Karen's boyfriend and Aggie's first crush

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!!'''Marshall Gryvanski''', Gryvanski'''
Karen's boyfriend and Aggie's first crush



!!'''Rich Diggle''', Penny's first love

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!!'''Rich Diggle''', Diggle'''
Penny's first love



!!'''Stan Larson''', Rich's wingman and Penny's rival/FriendlyEnemy

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!!'''Stan Larson''', Larson'''
Rich's wingman and Penny's rival/FriendlyEnemy



!!'''Jack Kirk''', Stan's best friend and Rich's other wingman

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!!'''Jack Kirk''', Kirk'''
Stan's best friend and Rich's other wingman



!!'''Katy-Ann Williams''', Penny's friend and Jack's girlfriend

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!!'''Katy-Ann Williams''', Williams'''
Penny's friend and Jack's girlfriend



!!'''Brandi Jones''', Penny's friend and Stan's girlfriend

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!!'''Brandi Jones''', Jones'''
Penny's friend and Stan's girlfriend



!!'''Cyndi Kristoffer''', Karen's onetime collaborator, and the comic's main villain after "The Popsicle War"

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!!'''Cyndi Kristoffer''', Kristoffer'''
Karen's onetime collaborator, and the comic's main villain after "The Popsicle War"



!!'''Samantha Evans''', collaborator, at one time or another, with Karen and Cyndi

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!!'''Samantha Evans''', collaborator, Evans'''
Collaborator,
at one time or another, with Karen and Cyndi



!!'''Meg Macomb''', Penny's onetime rival, Cyndi's friend, collaborator with Karen

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!!'''Meg Macomb''', Macomb'''
Penny's onetime rival, Cyndi's friend, collaborator with Karen



!!'''Helen Tomalin''', downbeat friend, at one time or another, of Penny, Charlotte, Aggie, and Karen

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!!'''Helen Tomalin''', downbeat Tomalin'''
Downbeat
friend, at one time or another, of Penny, Charlotte, Aggie, and Karen



!!'''Charlotte Simms''', onetime friend of Aggie and Helen, later friends with Duane

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!!'''Charlotte Simms''', onetime Simms'''
Onetime
friend of Aggie and Helen, later friends with Duane



!!'''Nick and Melody D'Amour''', Aggie's parents

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!!'''Nick and Melody D'Amour''', D'Amour'''
Aggie's parents



!!'''Rob Levac''', Penny's father

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!!'''Rob Levac''', Levac'''
Penny's father



!!'''Lynda Levac''', Penny's mother

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!!'''Lynda Levac''', Levac'''
Penny's mother



!!'''Charisma Gryvanski''', Marshall's mother and Nick's sometime girlfriend

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!!'''Charisma Gryvanski''', Gryvanski'''
Marshall's mother and Nick's sometime girlfriend
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'''Penny Levac'''

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'''Penny !!'''Penny Levac'''



'''Aggie D'Amour'''

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'''Aggie !!'''Aggie D'Amour'''



'''Karen Duvall''', Penny's and Aggie's rival and Marshall's girlfriend

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'''Karen !!'''Karen Duvall''', Penny's and Aggie's rival and Marshall's girlfriend



'''Sara Velte''', Penny's best and oldest friend

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'''Sara !!'''Sara Velte''', Penny's best and oldest friend



'''Michelle Brown''', Penny's other closest friend

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'''Michelle !!'''Michelle Brown''', Penny's other closest friend



'''Lisa Winklemeyer''', Aggie's best friend

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'''Lisa !!'''Lisa Winklemeyer''', Aggie's best friend



'''Duane Teague''', Aggie's friend and Penny's platonic boyfriend

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'''Duane !!'''Duane Teague''', Aggie's friend and Penny's platonic boyfriend



'''Daphne Brooks''', friend to Aggie, Lisa and Fred; Sara's girlfriend

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'''Daphne !!'''Daphne Brooks''', friend to Aggie, Lisa and Fred; Sara's girlfriend



'''Fred Rudolph''', friend to Aggie, Lisa and Daphne

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'''Fred !!'''Fred Rudolph''', friend to Aggie, Lisa and Daphne



'''Marshall Gryvanski''', Karen's boyfriend and Aggie's first crush

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'''Marshall !!'''Marshall Gryvanski''', Karen's boyfriend and Aggie's first crush



'''Rich Diggle''', Penny's first love

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'''Rich !!'''Rich Diggle''', Penny's first love



'''Stan Larson''', Rich's wingman and Penny's rival/FriendlyEnemy

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'''Stan !!'''Stan Larson''', Rich's wingman and Penny's rival/FriendlyEnemy



'''Jack Kirk''', Stan's best friend and Rich's other wingman

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'''Jack !!'''Jack Kirk''', Stan's best friend and Rich's other wingman



'''Katy-Ann Williams''', Penny's friend and Jack's girlfriend

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'''Katy-Ann !!'''Katy-Ann Williams''', Penny's friend and Jack's girlfriend



'''Brandi Jones''', Penny's friend and Stan's girlfriend

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'''Brandi !!'''Brandi Jones''', Penny's friend and Stan's girlfriend



'''Cyndi Kristoffer''', Karen's onetime collaborator, and the comic's main villain after "The Popsicle War"

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'''Cyndi !!'''Cyndi Kristoffer''', Karen's onetime collaborator, and the comic's main villain after "The Popsicle War"



'''Samantha Evans''', collaborator, at one time or another, with Karen and Cyndi

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'''Samantha !!'''Samantha Evans''', collaborator, at one time or another, with Karen and Cyndi



'''Meg Macomb''', Penny's onetime rival, Cyndi's friend, collaborator with Karen

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'''Meg !!'''Meg Macomb''', Penny's onetime rival, Cyndi's friend, collaborator with Karen



'''Helen Tomalin''', downbeat friend, at one time or another, of Penny, Charlotte, Aggie, and Karen

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'''Helen !!'''Helen Tomalin''', downbeat friend, at one time or another, of Penny, Charlotte, Aggie, and Karen



'''Charlotte Simms''', onetime friend of Aggie and Helen, later friends with Duane

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'''Charlotte !!'''Charlotte Simms''', onetime friend of Aggie and Helen, later friends with Duane



'''Nick and Melody D'Amour''', Aggie's parents

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'''Nick !!'''Nick and Melody D'Amour''', Aggie's parents



'''Rob Levac''', Penny's father

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'''Rob !!'''Rob Levac''', Penny's father



'''Lynda Levac''', Penny's mother

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'''Lynda !!'''Lynda Levac''', Penny's mother



'''Charisma Gryvanski''', Marshall's mother and Nick's sometime girlfriend

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'''Charisma !!'''Charisma Gryvanski''', Marshall's mother and Nick's sometime girlfriend
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* YouWatchTooMuchX: When conspiring with other girls to defeat Penny as the most popular teen in town, Samantha can only think of such ideas as cutting breast-holes in her blouses and having a boy pretend-seduce her on hidden camera. An exasperated Meg finally says to her, "Maybe we could rip off a movie plot."

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* YouWatchTooMuchX: When conspiring with other girls to defeat Penny as the most popular teen in town, Samantha can only think of such ideas as cutting breast-holes in her blouses and having a boy pretend-seduce her on hidden camera. An exasperated Meg finally says to her, "Maybe "''Maybe'' we could rip off a movie plot."
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* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn (to Michelle, in that he thought she'd wanted a hook-up, not romance; later, in a different sense, to Penny)
* MaliciousMisnaming / TheNicknamer: Stan habitually calls Penny by the names of blonde celebrities, thereby insinuating she's [[DumbBlonde superficial]]. When she finally tells him to stop, he says, "Okay, Petty."
* ManipulativeBastard (reforms during "The Popsicle War")
* SubordinateExcuse (to Rich, whom he has something of a crush on despite being a ladies' man)
* WasItReallyWorthIt (the end of "Mister Smiles")

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* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn (to IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn: Stan's attitude toward Michelle, in that he thought she'd wanted a hook-up, not romance; romance -- and later, in a different sense, to Penny)
Penny.
* MaliciousMisnaming / TheNicknamer: MaliciousMisnaming[=/=]TheNicknamer: Stan habitually calls Penny by the names of blonde celebrities, thereby insinuating she's [[DumbBlonde superficial]]. When she finally tells him to stop, he says, "Okay, Petty."
* ManipulativeBastard (reforms ManipulativeBastard: Stan reforms during "The Popsicle War")
War".
* SubordinateExcuse (to SubordinateExcuse: To Rich, whom he has something of a crush on despite being a ladies' man)
man.
* WasItReallyWorthIt (the WasItReallyWorthIt: Stan's feeling by the end of "Mister Smiles")
Smiles".



* DoctorJekyllAndMisterJackDaniels
* HeroicSelfDeprecation
* InsecureLoveInterest (vis-à-vis Katy-Ann)
* SilentBob

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* DoctorJekyllAndMisterJackDaniels
DoctorJekyllAndMisterJackDaniels: Jack is maybe a little too fond of booze.
* HeroicSelfDeprecation
HeroicSelfDeprecation: Jack's great virtue is trying to be honest.
* InsecureLoveInterest (vis-à-vis Katy-Ann)
InsecureLoveInterest: Vis-à-vis Katy-Ann.
* SilentBob
SilentBob: Sometimes his role in Stan's guy-clique.



* BewareTheNiceOnes
* EthicalSlut
* FriendsWithBenefits[=/=]RelationshipUpgrade
* MsFanservice (as drawn by Jason Waltrip)

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* BewareTheNiceOnes
BewareTheNiceOnes: Brandi is usually nice but dangerous to underestimate. She's also cautious of other "nice" girls.
* EthicalSlut
EthicalSlut: Brandi likes sex, but is usually careful how she plays things.
* FriendsWithBenefits[=/=]RelationshipUpgrade
FriendsWithBenefits[=/=]RelationshipUpgrade: In relation to Stan.
* MsFanservice (as MsFanservice: As drawn by Jason Waltrip)
Waltrip.



* BitchInSheepsClothing
* DepravedBisexual: Cyndi is an extreme sadist [[spoiler: who it's suggested can't be aroused without the idea of others suffering, and has a stated fantasy of driving someone to suicide.]]
* FauxYay (subverted when she crushes on Sara-as-Lady Macbeth)
* ForTheEvulz: Everything Cyndi does. [[spoiler: Her parents eventually realize she's a genuine sociopath and have her committed to a mental institution.]]
* ManipulativeBastard (to a sociopathic degree)
* TheMole (in Penny's clique throughout the first half of "The Popsicle War")
* MsFanservice (particularly as drawn by Jason Waltrip)
* ObfuscatingStupidity
* [[spoiler: PutOnABusToHell: Her last appearance in the comic has her parents driving her to a mental institution.]]
* TheSociopath: An almost textbook example. [[spoiler: Her parents catch on after the incident with Charlotte, and have her committed.]]

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* BitchInSheepsClothing
BitchInSheepsClothing: Under very carefully constructed sheep's clothing is a very scary bitch.
* DepravedBisexual: Cyndi is an extreme sadist [[spoiler: who [[spoiler:who it's suggested can't be aroused without the idea of others suffering, and who has a stated fantasy of driving someone to suicide.]]
suicide]].
* FauxYay (subverted FauxYay: Subverted when she crushes on Sara-as-Lady Macbeth)
Macbeth.
* ForTheEvulz: Everything Cyndi does. [[spoiler: Her [[spoiler:Her parents eventually realize she's a genuine sociopath and have her committed to a mental institution.]]
institution]].
* ManipulativeBastard (to ManipulativeBastard: To a sociopathic degree)
degree.
* TheMole (in TheMole: In Penny's clique throughout the first half of "The Popsicle War")
War".
* MsFanservice (particularly MsFanservice: Particularly as drawn by Jason Waltrip)
Waltrip.
* ObfuscatingStupidity
ObfuscatingStupidity: Cyndi finds it convenient to be underestimated.
* [[spoiler: PutOnABusToHell: Her last appearance in the comic has her [[spoiler:her parents driving her to a mental institution.]]
institution]].
* TheSociopath: An almost textbook example. [[spoiler: Her [[spoiler:Her parents catch on after the incident with Charlotte, and have her committed.]]



* EverythingIsRacist
* SassyBlackWoman
* YouWatchTooMuchX

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* EverythingIsRacist
EverythingIsRacist: Samantha is quick to blame others' behavior on racism, and very slow to believe otherwise.
* SassyBlackWoman
SassyBlackWoman: Samantha may even be consciously playing to this trope.
* YouWatchTooMuchX
YouWatchTooMuchX: When conspiring with other girls to defeat Penny as the most popular teen in town, Samantha can only think of such ideas as cutting breast-holes in her blouses and having a boy pretend-seduce her on hidden camera. An exasperated Meg finally says to her, "Maybe we could rip off a movie plot."



* AlphaBitch (in her backstory)

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* AlphaBitch (in AlphaBitch: In her backstory)backstory.



* [[spoiler: FutureLoser[=/=]JadedWashout]]: Heavily implied to be in her forseeable future, at her graduation, she is seen staring at her diploma as if she does not know what to do with it. [[spoiler: WordOfGod says that by the time Quiltbag takes place, she is a sophomore in college who "still thinks she can turn this thing around," and by the time of her five year reunion, she is "disappointed." (And apparently not in attendance.)]]
* JerkassHasAPoint: Played with. She seems to be one of the few characters to be fully aware that all the melodrama of highschool aren't the most important years of her life... [[IgnoredEpiphany immediately after this assertion, she nervously asks whether the contents of a police interrogation will be "going on her permanent record."]]
* KnowWhenToFoldEm[=/=]OptOut: During "The Popsicle War", Meg makes a large show of declaring that she is done with the petty popularity games of high school. The manner in which she does this makes it clear that Meg believes that opting out is akin to declaring a victory over her opponents.
* PrideBeforeAFall (in her backstory)


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* [[spoiler: FutureLoser[=/=]JadedWashout]]: FutureLoser[=/=]JadedWashout: Heavily implied to be in her forseeable future, at her graduation, she is seen staring at her diploma as if she does not know what to do with it. [[spoiler: WordOfGod says that by the time Quiltbag takes place, she is a sophomore in college who "still thinks she can turn this thing around," and by the time of her five year reunion, she is "disappointed." (And "disappointed" -- and apparently not in attendance.)]]
]]
* JerkassHasAPoint: Played with. She seems to be one of the few characters to be fully aware that all the melodrama of highschool high school aren't the most important years of her life... [[IgnoredEpiphany immediately after this assertion, she nervously asks whether the contents of a police interrogation will be "going on her permanent record."]]
* KnowWhenToFoldEm[=/=]OptOut: During "The Popsicle War", Meg makes a large show of declaring that she is done with the petty popularity games of high school. The manner in which she does this makes it clear that Meg believes that opting out is akin to declaring a victory over victory.
* PrideBeforeAFall: In
her opponents.
* PrideBeforeAFall (in her backstory)

backstory.




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* InTheEndYouAreOnYourOwn: Defied. [[spoiler:After a horrible nightmare, Aggie learns that this trope is, in the words of her mother, "bullshit."]]



** InTheEndYouAreOnYourOwn: Defied. [[spoiler: After a horrible nightmare, Aggie learns that this trope is, in the words of her mother, "bullshit."]]



** {{Tsundere}}: Type A.




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* {{Tsundere}}: Type A.



* AbusiveParents (his hedonistic mother verbally berates him in public for being an obstacle to her)
* {{Bishonen}} (subverted and deconstructed)
* ChickMagnet (The only girl never attracted to him, even momentarily, is Penny. Even Sara finds him attractive prior to her discovering she's gay)
* DisappearedDad (he has no idea who his dad even is)
* LetsWaitAwhile

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* AbusiveParents (his His hedonistic mother verbally berates him in public for being an obstacle to her)
her.
* {{Bishonen}} (subverted {{Bishonen}}: Subverted and deconstructed)
deconstructed; Marshall looks the part, but ultimately doesn't act it.
* ChickMagnet (The ChickMagnet: The only girl never attracted to him, even momentarily, is Penny. Even Sara finds him attractive prior to her discovering realizing that she's gay)
gay.
* DisappearedDad (he DisappearedDad: Marshall has no idea who his dad even is)
is.
* LetsWaitAwhile
LetsWaitAwhile: Marshall has a rationally cautious approach to relationships.



* AbusiveParents[=/=]TheUnFavorite: ([[AllThereInTheManual her parents favor her older sister]]; in her childhood her father tells her he doesn't love her "right now" when she fails to complete an age-inappropriate task)

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* AbusiveParents[=/=]TheUnFavorite: ([[AllThereInTheManual [[AllThereInTheManual She says that her parents favor her older sister]]; in her childhood her father tells her he doesn't love her "right now" when she fails to complete an age-inappropriate task)task.



** IJustWantToBeLoved[=/=]IJustWantToHaveFriends: Very downplayed; after [[spoiler: remembering her rape]] and overhearing Brandi and Stan's healthy sexual relationship, Helen realizes she has heretofore been unable to differentiate between being loved and getting screwed, and has a breakdown.
* FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch: Her entire (and never really finished) character arc is a deep examination of this trope, the subversion being that Penny isn't as much of a bitch as Helen believes, and that Helen is in considerably more danger when she associates with her [[FalseFriend "more accepting" outcast friends.]]

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** IJustWantToBeLoved[=/=]IJustWantToHaveFriends: Very downplayed; after [[spoiler: remembering her rape]] and overhearing Brandi and Stan's healthy sexual relationship, Helen realizes she has heretofore been unable to differentiate between being loved and getting screwed, and has a breakdown.
* FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch: Her entire (and never really finished) character arc is a deep examination of this trope, the subversion being that Penny isn't as much of a bitch as Helen believes, and that Helen is in considerably more danger when she associates with her [[FalseFriend "more accepting" outcast friends.]]]] Eventually, Helen [[PutOnABus leaves town]] -- with a last "screw you" message to Penny, and although there are one or two passing references to her being in Boston, nobody is shown to be overly concerned about her. The epilogue story shows that she's (somehow) made peace with Penny and others, but she also now regards her school friendships as meaningless, and she walks away from a reunion.



* IneffectualSympatheticVillain: In "The Popsicle War," to some extent. [[spoiler:She's being used, and isn't perhaps as crucial to the real villain's plans as she's like, ending up just looking pathetic]].

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* IJustWantToBeLoved[=/=]IJustWantToHaveFriends: Very downplayed; after [[spoiler: remembering her rape]] and overhearing Brandi and Stan's healthy sexual relationship, Helen realizes she has heretofore been unable to differentiate between being loved and getting screwed, and has a breakdown.
* IneffectualSympatheticVillain: In "The Popsicle War," to some extent. [[spoiler:She's being used, and isn't perhaps as crucial to the real villain's plans as she's she'd like, ending up just looking pathetic]].



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* SoProudOfYou: ([[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=264 Nick]] and [[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=900 Melody]] have both, in effect, said this to Aggie.

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* SoProudOfYou: ([[http://www.[[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=264 Nick]] and [[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=900 Melody]] have both, in effect, said this to Aggie.



'''Charisma Gryvanski''', Marshall's mother and Nick's girlfriend

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'''Charisma Gryvanski''', Marshall's mother and Nick's sometime girlfriend
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* [[AmbiguouslyGay Ambiguously Bi]]: It's hinted from as early as Campaign Trail that she is possibly bisexual, but she doesn't approach the issue until the start of the GrandFinale. See below under IfItsYouItsOkay.

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* [[AmbiguouslyGay Ambiguously Bi]]: It's hinted from as early as Campaign Trail "Campaign Trail" that she is possibly bisexual, but she doesn't approach the issue until the start of the GrandFinale. See below under IfItsYouItsOkay.


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* TheCharmer[=/=]TheSocialExpert: The Queen Bee and trendsetter of Belleville High, and not without good reason.

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* TheCharmer[=/=]TheSocialExpert: The Queen Bee and trendsetter of Belleville High, and not without good reason. She's more analytical about it than people might think, too; she prides herself on reading people ([[spoiler:and rightly finds it unnerving that she can't ''get'' Cyndi]]).
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* TheAloner: [[spoiler: Aggie nearly ends up as this in a dream.]]
* AmbiguouslyGay: (not only does Karen assume she's gay for a full year, and Lisa briefly consider Sara's theory of [[FoeYay attraction]] between her and Penny, but [[spoiler: as of "There Are No Rules" Aggie herself now seriously thinks she may be gay]]. As of the DistantFinale she is [[spoiler: shown wearing a male outfit and is said to be dating girls exclusively.]]

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* TheAloner: [[spoiler: Aggie nearly ends up as this in a dream.]]
dream.
* AmbiguouslyGay: (not Aggie's first crush in the comic is on a guy, and she evidently assumes she's straight at that point. But not only does Karen assume she's gay for a full year, and Lisa briefly consider Sara's theory of [[FoeYay attraction]] between her and Penny, but [[spoiler: as of "There Are No Rules" Rules", Aggie herself now seriously thinks she may ''may'' be gay]]. As gay. And as of the DistantFinale DistantFinale, she is [[spoiler: shown wearing [[spoiler:wearing a male masculine outfit and is said to be dating girls exclusively.]]exclusively]].



* CoolPeopleRebelAgainstAuthority[=/=][[spoiler: FormerTeenRebel]]: Aggie actively cultivates a rebellious attitude in memory of her former hippie mother. As she matures, she learns there are other ways to speak truth to power than through protesting and modern art. [[spoiler: She ultimately becomes a lawyer.]]

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* CoolPeopleRebelAgainstAuthority[=/=][[spoiler: FormerTeenRebel]]: Aggie actively cultivates a rebellious attitude in memory of her former hippie mother. As she matures, she learns there are other ways to speak truth to power than through protesting and modern art. [[spoiler: She [[spoiler:She ultimately becomes a lawyer.]]lawyer]].



* MissingMom (Aggie has difficulty letting go of her memory)

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* MissingMom (Aggie MissingMom: Aggie has difficulty letting go of her memory)mother's memory.



* SingleTargetSexuality (in the early arcs, she's uninterested in either gender until [[LoveAtFirstSight she meets Marshall]])
* TheSnarkKnight (in the earlier arcs)
* SoapboxSadie (especially in the earlier arcs)

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* SingleTargetSexuality (in SingleTargetSexuality: In the early arcs, she's uninterested in either gender until [[LoveAtFirstSight she meets Marshall]])
Marshall]].
* TheSnarkKnight (in the earlier arcs)
* SoapboxSadie (especially
TheSnarkKnight: Her defining style in the earlier arcs)arcs.
* SoapboxSadie: Very much how she's seen, with some justice, especially in the earlier arcs.



* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Jokingly tells Michelle that she ships the two of them together. [[spoiler: Plays this trope straight with her kindred spirit, Stan.]]
* TotallyRadical (given to bizarre, self-created slang, e.g. "Ms. Megabagadouche")


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* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Jokingly Lisa jokingly tells Michelle that she ships the two of them together. [[spoiler: Plays [[spoiler:She later plays this trope straight with her kindred spirit, Stan.]]
* TotallyRadical (given TotallyRadical: Lisa is given to bizarre, self-created slang, e.g. "Ms. Megabagadouche")

Megabagadouche".




* HollywoodNerd
* HopelessSuitor (double subverted)
* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn (to Charlotte)

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* HollywoodNerd
HollywoodNerd: Duane is academic and cerebral, and maybe a little shy -- but his looks and good nature make it perfectly plausible that girls could be attracted to him.
* HopelessSuitor (double subverted)
HopelessSuitor: Double subverted in his stuttering relationship with Penny.
* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn (to Charlotte)
IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn: His response to Charlotte.



* LargeHam
* PetHomosexual
* PerpetualSmiler (most of the time)
* StraightGay / CampGay (the latter generally when rehearsing, performing or just tipsy) The epilogue shows that he mellowed out considerably after high school.

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* LargeHam
LargeHam: Fred does rather over-play things on stage.
* PetHomosexual
PetHomosexual: Fred seemingly comes close to becoming a pet for a group of girls.
* PerpetualSmiler (most PerpetualSmiler: Well, he smiles most of the time)
time.
* StraightGay / CampGay (the latter generally StraightGay[=/=]CampGay Fred seems straight at first glance, but tips into camp when rehearsing, performing performing, or just tipsy) tipsy. The epilogue shows that he mellowed out considerably after high school.
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* [[AmbiguouslyGay Ambiguously Bi]]: It was hinted from as early as Campaign Trail that she was possibly bisexual, but she didn't approach the issue until the start of the GrandFinale. See below under IfItsYouItsOkay.

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* [[AmbiguouslyGay Ambiguously Bi]]: It was It's hinted from as early as Campaign Trail that she was is possibly bisexual, but she didn't doesn't approach the issue until the start of the GrandFinale. See below under IfItsYouItsOkay.



* GenkiGirl

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* GenkiGirlGenkiGirl: Lisa can be a little hyper.



* GenkiGirl
* LipstickLesbian

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* GenkiGirl
GenkiGirl: A relatively mild case.
* LipstickLesbian
LipstickLesbian: Albeit at the GirlNextDoor end of the scale.



* GenkiGirl
* SaintlyChurch (a one-person embodiment and the diametric opposite of Charlotte's intolerant, near-psychotic fundamentalist nature, although sometimes her religiosity can be a source of angst as well as friction with others)
* WiseBeyondTheirYears (a teenage example of the trope, she's easily the most mature character apart from Aggie's father Nick)

to:

* GenkiGirl
GenkiGirl: In a fairly controlled form; she's mostly just sweetly energetic.
* SaintlyChurch (a SaintlyChurch: A one-person embodiment and the diametric opposite of Charlotte's intolerant, near-psychotic fundamentalist nature, although sometimes her religiosity can be a source of angst as well as friction with others)
others.
* WiseBeyondTheirYears (a WiseBeyondTheirYears: A teenage example of the trope, she's easily the most mature character apart from Aggie's father Nick)
Nick.



* FriendsWithBenefits / RelationshipUpgrade

to:

* FriendsWithBenefits / RelationshipUpgradeFriendsWithBenefits[=/=]RelationshipUpgrade
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* AttentionWhore: Downplayed [[spoiler: eventually, in a very literal fashion]]. Helen desperately wants acceptance, approval, and attention, no matter the source; she believes that letting herself be used is the only way to achieve these ends. This culminates in a HeroicBSOD[=/=]VillainousBreakdown when [[spoiler: she realizes she slept with resident skeezoids Bob and Elmer while under the influence of alcohol.]]
* BrokenBird See above.

to:

* AttentionWhore: Downplayed [[spoiler: eventually, [[spoiler:but eventually realized, in a very horribly literal fashion]]. Helen desperately wants acceptance, approval, and attention, no matter the source; she believes that letting herself be used is the only way to achieve these ends. This culminates in a HeroicBSOD[=/=]VillainousBreakdown when [[spoiler: she realizes she slept with resident skeezoids Bob and Elmer while under the influence of alcohol.]]
* BrokenBird BrokenBird: See above.



* ExtremeDoormat (She ''wants'' people to use her and is at a loss whenever no one needs to.)

to:

* ExtremeDoormat (She ExtremeDoormat: Helen ''wants'' people to use her her, and is at a loss whenever no one needs to.)



* FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch: Her entire as of yet unfinished character arc is a deep examination of this trope, the subversion being that Penny isn't as much of a bitch as Helen believes, and that Helen is in considerably more danger when she associates with her [[FalseFriend "more accepting" outcast friends.]]
* TheFriendNobodyLikes: Believed herself to be this in Penny's clique; was this in Charlotte's and Karen's clique, [[spoiler: and Helen's belief that she was this to Aggie's clique led to Helen herself sabotaging their friendship with her.]]
* IneffectualSympatheticVillain (in "The Popsicle War," to some extent)
* TheMole (in Aggie's clique throughout the first half of "The Popsicle War")

to:

* FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch: Her entire as of yet unfinished (and never really finished) character arc is a deep examination of this trope, the subversion being that Penny isn't as much of a bitch as Helen believes, and that Helen is in considerably more danger when she associates with her [[FalseFriend "more accepting" outcast friends.]]
* TheFriendNobodyLikes: Believed Helen believed herself to be this in Penny's clique; was this in Charlotte's and Karen's clique, [[spoiler: clique; and Helen's [[spoiler:her belief that she was this to Aggie's clique led leads to Helen herself sabotaging their friendship with her.]]
her]].
* IneffectualSympatheticVillain (in IneffectualSympatheticVillain: In "The Popsicle War," to some extent)
extent. [[spoiler:She's being used, and isn't perhaps as crucial to the real villain's plans as she's like, ending up just looking pathetic]].
* TheMole (in TheMole: In Aggie's clique throughout the first half of "The Popsicle War")War".



* NoSocialSkills: Helen's idea of lightly mocking [[TakeThatMe self-deprecation]] is calling herself and her friends "Judgemental bitches."
* ProfessionalButtKisser: Of every clique she's been in:

to:

* NoSocialSkills: Helen's idea of lightly mocking [[TakeThatMe self-deprecation]] is calling herself and her friends "Judgemental "judgemental bitches."
* ProfessionalButtKisser: Of every clique she's been in:



* RapeAsDrama: [[spoiler: Taking advantage of young women too drunk to give informed consent seems to be a favorite pastime of Bob and Elmer.]]
* TheRunaway (to ''{{Something Positive}}'''s Boston)

to:

* RapeAsDrama: [[spoiler: Taking [[spoiler:Taking advantage of young women too drunk to give informed consent seems to be a favorite pastime of Bob and Elmer.]]
Elmer]].
* TheRunaway (to TheRunaway: To ''{{Something Positive}}'''s Boston)Boston.



* StepfordSnarker[=/=]TheSnarkKnight: Played with and inverted. Helen has a sharp, witty, and articulate running commentary inside her head, which often remarks on what she ''should be'' doing, rather than what she ''is'' doing. The only time she lets her deeply sublimated [[TheSnarkKnight Snark Knight]] tendencies loose, [[NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished she loses a friend in the process.]]

to:

* StepfordSnarker[=/=]TheSnarkKnight: Played with and inverted. Helen has a sharp, witty, and articulate running commentary inside her head, which often remarks on what she ''should be'' doing, rather than what she ''is'' doing. The only time she lets her deeply sublimated [[TheSnarkKnight Snark Knight]] tendencies loose, [[NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished she loses a friend in the process.friend.]]



* WhatDidIDoLastNight: [[spoiler: Answer: Bob and Elmer. ''Both at once.'' ]]

to:

* WhatDidIDoLastNight: [[spoiler: Answer: Bob and Elmer. ''Both at once.'' ]]
''



* AbusiveParents (her mother, and implied with regard to her late father)
* BerserkButton (do ''not'' criticize, or attempt to entrap, Duane in front of her)
* BrokenBird
* DefrostingIceQueen: [[spoiler: Double Subverted.]] She's introduced as nutty, cold and eager to "punish" whomever she thought deserved it, but her interactions with Duane showed her getting mellower... [[spoiler: Until The Stinger of the second chapter of the Missing Person arc reveals that she is the one who kidnapped and attempted to murder Cyndi.]] Her interactions with Duane, however, are what inspire her to reform [[spoiler: while in prison.]]
* [[spoiler: DrivenToSuicide: She survives.]]
* TheFundamentalist (big time, but after befriending Duane she becomes gentler and more open-minded... or so it seems, until [[spoiler: she kidnaps and tortures Cyndi in what she believes is God's punishment for Cyndi's ManipulativeBastard actions]])
* [[spoiler:InterruptedSuicide]]
* RapeAsDrama (makes false accusation against Sara; the real thing is also heavily implied in her backstory)

to:

* AbusiveParents (her AbusiveParents: Her mother, and implied with regard to her late father)
father.
* BerserkButton (do BerserkButton: Do ''not'' criticize, or attempt to entrap, Duane in front of her)
her.
* BrokenBird
BrokenBird: A classic, extreme example, as it turns out.
* DefrostingIceQueen: [[spoiler: Double Subverted.]] She's introduced as nutty, cold and eager to "punish" whomever she thought deserved thinks deserves it, but her interactions with Duane showed show her getting mellower... [[spoiler: Until [[spoiler:Until The Stinger of the second chapter of the Missing Person "Missing Person" arc reveals that she is the one who has kidnapped and attempted Cyndi with a view to murder Cyndi.murder.]] Her interactions with Duane, however, are what inspire her to reform [[spoiler: while [[spoiler:while in prison.]]
prison]].
* [[spoiler: DrivenToSuicide: She survives.]]
survives.
* TheFundamentalist (big TheFundamentalist: Big time, but after befriending Duane she becomes gentler and more open-minded... open-minded ... or so it seems, until [[spoiler: she [[spoiler:she kidnaps and tortures Cyndi in what she believes is God's punishment for Cyndi's ManipulativeBastard actions]])
actions]].
* [[spoiler:InterruptedSuicide]]
InterruptedSuicide: The climax of her story.
* RapeAsDrama (makes RapeAsDrama: Charlotte makes a false accusation against Sara; the real thing is also heavily implied in her backstory)
backstory.



* HappilyMarried (before Melody's accidental death in the backstory)
* HippieParents / {{New Age Retro Hippie}}s (a subtle and sympathetic instance)
* PosthumousCharacter (Melody, seen only in {{Flashback}}s and Aggie's dream)
* SoProudOfYou ([[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=264 Nick]] and [[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=900 Melody]] have both, in effect, said so to Aggie)

to:

* HappilyMarried (before HappilyMarried: Before Melody's accidental death in the backstory)
backstory.
* HippieParents / {{New HippieParents[=/=]{{New Age Retro Hippie}}s (a Hippie}}s: A subtle and sympathetic instance)
instance.
* PosthumousCharacter (Melody, PosthumousCharacter: Melody is seen only in {{Flashback}}s and Aggie's dream)
dream.
* SoProudOfYou SoProudOfYou: ([[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=264 Nick]] and [[http://www.pennyandaggie.com/index.php?p=900 Melody]] have both, in effect, said so this to Aggie)
Aggie.



* DeadpanSnarker
* JadedWashout (in the earlier strips)
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold (when flirting with Lynda as a teenager)
* MistakenForCheating (by Penny; subverted in that she's ''happy'' for him, thinking his "affair" will bring back the active, upbeat dad she used to have)

to:

* DeadpanSnarker
DeadpanSnarker: He may be a couch potato, but he's not dumb or unobservant.
* JadedWashout (in JadedWashout: In the earlier strips)
strips, though that may be largely Penny's teenage view of him.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold (when JerkWithAHeartOfGold: His characterization when flirting with Lynda as a teenager)
teenager.
* MistakenForCheating (by MistakenForCheating: Mistaken by Penny; the trope is subverted in that she's ''happy'' for him, thinking his "affair" will bring back the active, upbeat dad she used to have)
have.



* NerdsAreSexy (teenage Rob sees her this way)
* SoapboxSadie (as a teenager)
* {{Tsundere}} (Type A, to Rob as a teenager)

to:

* NerdsAreSexy (teenage NerdsAreSexy: Teenage Rob sees her this way)
way.
* SoapboxSadie (as SoapboxSadie: Her character as a teenager)
teenager.
* {{Tsundere}} (Type {{Tsundere}}: Type A, to Rob as a teenager)
teenager.



* ReallyGetsAround (before her more serious relationship with Nick)
* ResentfulGuardian (reciprocated, less abusively, on Marshall's part)

to:

* ReallyGetsAround (before ReallyGetsAround: Evidently her habit before her more serious relationship with Nick)
Nick.
* ResentfulGuardian (reciprocated, ResentfulGuardian: Her resentment is reciprocated, less abusively, on Marshall's part)
part.
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