History Characters / TheInbetweeners

12th Jan '18 12:17:24 PM Hvedekorn
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* TheStoner: He's a regular hash user, but it doesn't seem to do much to mellow him out. In fact, he seems to be ''more'' aggressive after smoking.

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* TheStoner: He's a regular hash user, but it doesn't seem to do much to mellow him out. In fact, he seems to be ''more'' aggressive after smoking.
12th Jan '18 9:36:30 AM CynicalBastardo
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* TheStoner: He's a regular hash user, but it doesn't seem to do much to mellow him out. In fact, he seems to be ''more'' aggressive after smoking.
12th Jan '18 3:14:34 AM RedScharlach
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** Lampshaded in the commentary for one of the early episodes; the cast mention no 16 year old would have that much chest hair, which is why this is averted in all episodes after.

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** Lampshaded in the commentary for one of the early episodes; the cast mention no 16 year old 16-year-old would have that much chest hair, which is why this is averted in all episodes after.



* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Anytime he raises a objection(moral and otherwise), he gets shot down by others, [[JerkassHasAPoint even when he's right]]. Especially when he's right.

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* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Anytime he raises a objection(moral an objection (moral and otherwise), he gets shot down by others, [[JerkassHasAPoint even when he's right]]. Especially when he's right.



* OfCourseImNotAVirgin: Blunders it with Charlotte, telling her that he slept with an 11-year old when he was 13. She figures out that he's a virgin during his attempts to have sex with her and, thus, ruins his chances with her. Subverted in the first movie when he's honest with Alison about being a virgin. She doesn't think any less of him for it.

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* OfCourseImNotAVirgin: Blunders it with Charlotte, telling her that he slept with an 11-year old 11-year-old when he was 13. She figures out that he's a virgin during his attempts to have sex with her and, thus, ruins his chances with her. Subverted in the first movie when he's honest with Alison about being a virgin. She doesn't think any less of him for it.



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Gives a blistering one to [[spoiler: Katie and Ben]] in the second movie.

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Gives a blistering one to [[spoiler: Katie [[spoiler:Katie and Ben]] in the second movie.



** Impulsively placing a wig within his underwear during a date with an older woman, after a prank lead to his own pubic hair being removed, causing further embarrassment for him.

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** Impulsively placing a wig within in his underwear during a date with an older woman, after a prank lead to his own pubic hair being removed, causing further embarrassment for him.



** Making wild claims of said girl's opinion of him and an extreme exaggeration of their "relationship" to avoid being further abused by the afore mentioned group of mechanics.

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** Making wild claims of said girl's opinion of him and an extreme exaggeration of their "relationship" to avoid being further abused by the afore mentioned aforementioned group of mechanics.



* SupportingProtagonist: Although he is the main character and narrator of the series, Simon receives more focus in terms of relationships (notably his obsession with Carli and his plot with Lucy) and the focus of the final episode of the tv series(where he's supposed to move away).
* SurroundedByIdiots: He is academically more knowledgeable than his three friends and usually more grounded uptight and sensible than them (other than possibly Simon, as the voice of relative sanity alternates between the two characters depending on the situation)while he has his own moments of tactlessness, he is generally among the most rationally minded and logical of characters in the series.

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* SupportingProtagonist: Although he is the main character and narrator of the series, Simon receives more focus in terms of relationships (notably his obsession with Carli and his plot with Lucy) and the focus of the final episode of the tv series(where TV series (where he's supposed to move away).
* SurroundedByIdiots: He is academically more knowledgeable than his three friends and usually more grounded uptight grounded, uptight, and sensible than them (other than possibly Simon, as the voice of relative sanity alternates between the two characters depending on the situation)while situation). While he has his own moments of tactlessness, he is generally among the most rationally minded and logical of characters in the series.



* NakedPeopleAreFunny: While all the lads fall victim to this at some point, it's a recurring theme with Simon. He ends up naked at least OnceASeason PlayedForLaughs.
* NotSoAboveItAll: Along with his ridiculous behavior around Carli, Simon acts like a complete asshole to both of his parents at all times despite them easily being the most normal parents on the show.

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* NakedPeopleAreFunny: While all the lads fall victim to this at some point, it's a recurring theme with Simon. He ends up naked at least OnceASeason OnceASeason. PlayedForLaughs.
* NotSoAboveItAll: Along with his ridiculous behavior behaviour around Carli, Simon acts like a complete asshole to both of his parents at all times despite them easily being the most normal parents on the show.



* CasanovaWannabe: Claims to have had sex with everything going. It's pretty obvious that he's still a virgin [[spoiler: until at least the first movie]].

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* CasanovaWannabe: Claims to have had sex with everything going. It's pretty obvious that he's still a virgin [[spoiler: until [[spoiler:until at least the first movie]].



* HeroesLoveDogs: While annoyed by his dog, Benji, vying for his attention whil attempting to masturbate, he genuinely loves the dog. [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone This is solidified by his reaction to his lie about Benji shitting in the house having got his dad to put Benji down]] being shock and heartbreak. Even in the last episode, he elects to use the dog ''Monopoly'' piece, as it reminds him of Benji.

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* HeroesLoveDogs: While annoyed by his dog, Benji, vying for his attention whil while attempting to masturbate, he genuinely loves the dog. [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone This is solidified by his reaction to his lie about Benji shitting in the house having got his dad to put Benji down]] being shock and heartbreak. Even in the last episode, he elects to use the dog ''Monopoly'' piece, as it reminds him of Benji.



* ComicallyMissingThePoint: All the time, especially when he [[FailedASpotCheck fails a spot check]] regarding Mr. 'Pedo' Kennedy's advances.

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: All the time, especially when he [[FailedASpotCheck fails a spot check]] regarding Mr. 'Pedo' 'Paedo' Kennedy's advances.



* FeigningIntelligence: The other lads are bewildered to find him attempting to read a book. When going on a Blind Date show for charity, he believes it will improve his chances if he seems more intelligent. When Will points out that it will make him still seem stupid, he still doesn't get it. During the show itself, he picks the girl who answers his questions with the most intelligent answers, he winds up with Suzie, a twelve year old child prodigy who is taking her A-Levels four years early.

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* FeigningIntelligence: The other lads are bewildered to find him attempting to read a book. When going on a Blind Date show for charity, he believes it will improve his chances if he seems more intelligent. When Will points out that it will make him still seem stupid, he still doesn't get it. During the show itself, he picks the girl who answers his questions with the most intelligent answers, he winds up with Suzie, a twelve year old twelve-year-old child prodigy who is taking her A-Levels four years early.



* MoralMyopia: He generally disapproves of grassing, especially if it's from Will. But he also threatens to ruin Will's academic prospects if he doesn't rats out his friends.

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* MoralMyopia: He generally disapproves of grassing, especially if it's from Will. But he also threatens to ruin Will's academic prospects if he doesn't rats rat out his friends.



* BrainlessBeauty: As of the second movie. While she's always had a ''certain'' cluelessness she has clearly taken a [[TookALevelInDumbass Level In Dumbass]], accidently flashing everyone her cleavage while trying to adjust her webcam amongst other things.
* BrutalHonesty: She has a tendency towards being somewhat tactless, like when she tells Will to stay away from good looking girls and to let the good looking boys go for them instead.

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* BrainlessBeauty: As of the second movie. While she's always had a ''certain'' cluelessness she has clearly taken a [[TookALevelInDumbass Level In Dumbass]], accidently accidentally flashing everyone her cleavage while trying to adjust her webcam amongst other things.
* BrutalHonesty: She has a tendency towards being to be somewhat tactless, like when she tells Will to stay away from good looking good-looking girls and to let the good looking good-looking boys go for them instead.
6th Nov '17 6:59:56 AM bravo104
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* UnreliableNarrator: In the yearbook, he recalls the Bus Wanker incident as him being dragged out of the car and mugged by twenty massive blokes.
7th Sep '17 1:55:49 PM CynicalBastardo
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* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Anytime he raises a objection(moral and otherwise), he gets shot down by others, [[JerkassHasAPoint Even when he's right]]. Especially when he's right.

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* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Anytime he raises a objection(moral and otherwise), he gets shot down by others, [[JerkassHasAPoint Even even when he's right]]. Especially when he's right.
7th Sep '17 1:54:55 PM CynicalBastardo
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* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Anytime he raises a objection(moral and otherwise), he gets shot down by others.

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* TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong: Anytime he raises a objection(moral and otherwise), he gets shot down by others. others, [[JerkassHasAPoint Even when he's right]]. Especially when he's right.


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* NoSocialSkills: He can be awkward around people and is often tactless in situations where he should know when to stop. Highlights include trying to dump Kerry because he's not into her not knowing her father had recently died and insulting a group of kids with Down Syndrome.
10th Aug '17 12:29:41 PM blueflame724
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* NotSoDifferent: One of the reasons why Simon and Will gradually become friends. After seeing him similarly humiliated by his classmates with an embarrassing nickname, he opts to offer a gesture of friendliness.

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* NotSoDifferent: One of the reasons why Simon and Will gradually become friends. After seeing him similarly humiliated by his classmates with an embarrassing nickname, he opts to offer his seat in class as a gesture of friendliness.
9th Aug '17 2:59:43 PM blueflame724
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* NotSoDifferent: One of the reasons why Simon and Will gradually become friends. After seeing him similarly humiliated by his classmates with an embarrassing nickname, he opts to offer a gesture of friendliness.
9th Aug '17 2:21:18 PM blueflame724
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* MoralMyopia: He generally disapproves of grassing, especially if it's from Will. But he also threatens to ruin Will's academic prospects if he doesn't rats out his friends.
8th Aug '17 12:16:43 PM Hvedekorn
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* NeverMyFault: He rarely ever takes responsibility for the problems he causes on the show, whether it be giving poor romantic advice, humiliating his friends, or getting them into trouble.



* NeverMyFault: He rarely ever takes responsibility for the problems he causes on the show, whether it be giving poor romantic advice, humiliating his friends, or getting them into trouble.
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