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* VideoGame/GadgetTrial is not a court procedure involving InspectorGadget, or, for that matter, any of the [[WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers Rescue Rangers]].
** Somewhere, a fanfic writer is reading this and getting an idea.
** Nor is it a sequence where you test out the new gadget the GadgeteerGenius built.
* GadgetWatches does not imply that she is a [[WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers Chip/Dale]] YaoiFangirl.
* GagBoobs is not about someone who finds breasts disgusting, nor is it about a pair of fake breasts that work like those surprise snake cans when you try to remove the bra, (although, that would be awesome) nor using breasts to silence a captive (though that may may make being held hostage suck less).
** GagPenis, by the same token, is not the male equivalent of any of those, nor is it about poorly-executed fellatio.
* A GagDub is not a dub so bad it makes you want to gag.
** Nor is a GagSeries such a series.
* GainaxEnding is ''not'' a death by MarshmallowHell...
** Neither is it an ending where a character gets an ax.
** Neither is it about the bankruptcy of {{Gainax}}.
* ...just as {{Gainaxing}} is not hastily wrapping up a canceled series with a MindScrew.
** It's also not [[ItemGet gaining an ax]].
* GambitRoulette is not a casino owned by that character in ComicBook/{{X-Men}}.
** ... nor a gambit involving that toxin-producing lady in ''WildCards''.
* The Game is not about [[TheProblemWithLicensedGames video game adaptations of other media]]. Or the Michael Douglas movie. Also, it does not belong to [[EndersGame Ender]], nor is it a former member of G-Unit, nor is it TripleH. [[spoiler:However, you did just lose it.]]
** Corollarily, TheGamePlaysYou is not what happens when you think about The Game too frequently and it takes over your life.
** [[Headscratchers/TheGame Headscratchers/The Game]] does not offer competitive confusion in the comfort of your own home.
** The Game does not refer to [[InTheGroove fighting monsters with your supersonic wave]].
* A GameBreaker will not ruin the media your game comes in.
** Nor is it a [[WaveMotionGun ridiculously powerful spell]] that [[Franchise/LyricalNanoha Nanoha Takamachi]] uses, nor is it a powerful attack done by the [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Dai-Gurren Dan]].
** Nor does it have anything to do with [[VideoGame/PhantomBrave awesome]] [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome boss]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--LnS18xBMQ music.]]
* A GameBreakingBug is not a bug that results in a GameBreaker.
* A GameOverMan is not someone who starts saying "NothingCanSaveUsNow!" after a catastrophe. Neither is it someone from ''Film/{{Aliens}}''.
** Nor is it a ''VideoGame/MegaMan'' boss that attacks by giving you an instant game over
** It's also not a {{Stock Phrase|s}}.
** Nor is it about [[LotusEaterMachine a game that you prefer over the survival of humanity]].
* TheGamePlaysYou is not about being conned by TripleH, or being portrayed by him in a show or movie.
* A GameShark is not someone who breaks into your house and gives you the newest game/console in exchange for weekly 'protection' fees.
** It is also not a shark that can be hunted for sport.
* GameplayAndStoryIntegration is not something that clever FanFic writers try to do to make their {{Fanon}} seem more realistic or interesting.
** It also isn't how you find the area under the gameplay and story curve.
* GameplayAndStorySegregation is not a type of FantasticRacism.
* GamerChick: Beth Kinderman does not edit this wiki and this is not her user page. Nor has [[ComicBook/ChickTracts Jack Chick]] suddenly acquired a Wii. It also has nothing to do with baby chickens.
* GaolTime is not about a ''VideoGame/KidIcarusUprising'' character's [[ADayInTheLimeLight Day in the Limelight]].
* GasLeakCoverup is not about covering up the existence of a gas leak. Unless the cover story is ''another'' gas leak.
* GatewaySeries is not about the ''Literature/{{Gateway}}'' series.
* GatlingGood is not a subtrope of GoodWeaponEvilWeapon.
** Or a commentary on the morality of Dr. Richard Jordan Gatling, the weapon's designer.
** It's also not an assessment of the Governor from ''{{Benson}}''.
* [[DesignerBabies Gattaca Babies]] are not a little-known example of SpinoffBabies.
* TheGayNineties and TheNineties take place during two different centuries. It's also not TheNineties [[RecycledINSPACE where everyone]] [[EveryoneIsGay is gay]].
* A GayOption is not a sentient power-up found in a certain [[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} shmup filled with Les Yay.]]
* A GeckoEnding is not the end of those obnoxious GECIO commercials. Unfortunately.
* A GenderBender is not a type of bender that they left out of ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender''.
** Nor is it a ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' episode where the larcenous robotic star gains male or female parts.
* GenderBenderFriendship is not about a friendship which [[PlatonicLifePartners transcends gender boundaries.]] Nor is it about friendship between crossdressers.
** Nor is it when [[Franchise/LyricalNanoha Nanoha Takamachi]] [[DefeatMeansFriendship befriends]] you so hard that it changes your gender.
* GeneHunting is named after [[Series/LifeOnMars2006 Gene Hunt]], but has nothing else to do with him.
** It also does not refer to the final boss battle of ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolidPortableOps''.
** Nor was it named after the act of searching for a specific DNA sequence, although the actual practice of GeneHunting might involve some of this.
* GeneticEngineeringIsTheNewNuke is not about using the threat of genetic engineering on your enemy as a means of deterrence in a Cold War situation.
* GeniusLoci is not the intellectual kind of genius. Nor is it about a certain Norse trickster god being exceptionally clever. Or smart locusts. Or locusts belonging to [[VideoGame/TalesOfSymphonia Genis]]. Latin plural for Locution? Totally out, too.
* GenkiGirl is not a fangirl of video games made by a Developer called Genki.
* GentlemanThief will not steal your boyfriend. At least until the [[YaoiFangirl Yaoi Fangirls]] start writing fic.
* GetAHoldOfYourselfMan is not a superhero (or [[VideoGame/MegaMan Dr. Wily robot]]) with the power to bring panicky people to their senses. Nor is it the [[ManIFeelLikeAWoman first thing]] a woman does after [[GenderBender being turned male]], or something a guy does when [[ADateWithRosiePalms he doesn't have anywhere to go on a Saturday night]].
* GetBackHereBoss YouWillNotEvadeMe is two tropes, not one.
* GetBackInTheCloset is not when someone is told that it's not yet safe to stop hiding in a closet, nor about a gay person who has already come out wanting to go back on it.
* GetOnTheBoat has nothing to do with issues present in pirated copies of ''VideoGame/DeusEx'', nor with {{Shipping}}.
** Nor is it what you do when you see a lion swimming towards you.
** Nor is it about deportation of immigrants.
* GetOut is not when someone attempts to warn people in a crowded room or building of impending disaster.
* A GhettoName is not a nickname for a local inner-city area.
* The GhostButler will not carry your bags to your tomb.
* {{GIFT}} is not something you get for Christmas.
* GimmickMatches are not [[TrickArrow Trick Matches]].
* The GirlNextDoor does not actually [[VideoGame/MegaManBattleNetwork live next door]] or [[VideoGame/MegaManStarForce two doors down]] from your house, and before you ask, her name is not [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-HVP01goE4&NR=1 Patty Loveless]] either.
* GirlPowered is not an AlwaysFemale subtrope of PoweredByAForsakenChild.
* GirlWithPsychoWeapon is not about femme fatales wielding {{Improbable Weapon|User}}s or about women with weapons that are [[EvilWeapon themselves crazy]].
** Nor is it about girls with weapons with psychokinetic powers..
* GirlsBehindBars is not about female bartenders.
* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals is not related to GirlsLove.
* {{Glamour}} is not about being good looking. Or bands from TheEighties.
* A GlamourFailure does not usually involve poorly-applied makeup.
** Or T. Rex falling down the charts.
** Or failing in a glamorous way.
* TheGlassesComeOff not because TheGlassesGottaGo.
** It also isn't specifically a time when Website/ThatGuyWithTheGlasses takes off his eyeware for any reason, such as to get "serious" about something...At least, not yet.
* GlobalIgnorance is not about information unknown to the entire world.
* {{Glurge}} does not refer to moments of such [[TastesLikeDiabetes heartstring-tugging sappiness]] that you throw up a little in your mouth just trying to process it, although they're often associated with one another.
* GoGoEnslavement is not one of InspectorGadget's lesser-known abilities.
* GoMadFromTheRevelation is not what happens after reading ''Literature/TheBible''.
* GodModeSue is not a MarySue who can clear ''Mushihime-sama Futari [[UpdatedRerelease Black Label]]''[='=]s [[HarderThanHard God mode]].
** It's not a nickname for someone called Sue that always uses invincibility cheats in video games.
* GodNeverSaidThat is not about theological disputes concerning which books belong in Literature/TheBible and which are merely apocryphical.
* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen is not about the ''slavering queen of the zombies'' (Yet).
** Nor is someone being attacked by a weaponized remix of [[Music/{{Queen}} Bohemian Rhapsody.]]
* GoddamnedBats is not about The Goddamn Franchise/{{Batman}}, nor baseball bats or any other kind. Or necessarily about actual bats, either.
* GodwinsLaw is not about how challenging (a) "God" will cause a [[CurbStompBattle One-sided victory for that god.]]
* GogglesDoNothing does not refer to sights that make you want to gouge out your eyes.
* GoingCommando is not about GoingPostal ''[[MoreDakka WITH AN ARMY COMMANDO!]]''
** For that matter, it has nothing to do with joining any military's special forces units whatsoever.
* GoingCritical does not involve telling someone why their book, movie, etc. is utter crap.
** Nor is it a SkillPointReset to raise your CriticalHit chance.
* GoingDownWithTheShip is not about a fan getting depressed because his favourite character pairing has been ruined forever.
** Nor is it a special "affection" somebody may have for boats, [[DoubleEntendre If You Know What I Mean]].
* The GoldenAgeOfPiracy is not the time when Napster was free.
* A GoldenSnitch will not tattle on the villain (or any other character) and then be held up as a paragon of virtue.
* GoldMakesEverythingShiny does not mean you can polish anything by rubbing gold on it.
* {{Gonk}} is not about droids that resemble garbage cans from ''Franchise/StarWars''.
* GonnaNeedMoreX is not what [[FearAndLoathingInLasVegas Dr. Gonzo might have said to his companion]] while inspecting the amount of recreational drugs they'd packed.
* GoodAngelBadAngel is not about the [[JekyllAndHyde duality]] of Series/{{Angel}} and [[EvilCounterpart Angelus]].
** It is also not an angelic version of the GoodCopBadCop routine to interrogate demons.
* GoodBadBugs are not BigCreepyCrawlies that are really just trying to help ([[StopHelpingMe unfortunately]]), nor is it about early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes cartoons.
* GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion doesn't imply that [[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} Sanae Kotiya]] ever had sex.
* GoodHurtsEvil is not about a hero fighting a villain. That's [[OmnipresentTropes just too generic]].
* GoodIsImpotent is not about when TheLoinsSleepTonight for the hero.
* GoodLookingPrivates is ''definitely'' not about well-groomed... well...
* AGoodNameForARockBand is, regrettably, not about trope titles that would be. [[JustForFun/TropeNamesForABand This is]].
** It is not, however, about suggestions that Harmomix change the name of [[RockBand their game]].
* A [[ADayInTheLimelight Good Troi Episode]] is not an episode where Troi stops being a {{Jerkass}} for once.
* A GoofySuit doesn't necessarily have to show the suit's wearer as {{WesternAnimation/Goofy}}.
* GooGooGodlike is not about poorly designed, overpowered ''[[VideoGame/{{Mugen}} M.U.G.E.N.]]'' characters.
* GorgeousGarmentGeneration is not about a generation of people who all dress gorgeously.
* {{Gorn}} is not about [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries vicious yet civilised lizard aliens]].
** Nor about vicious yet civilized orc-like creatures on the world of [[VideoGame/{{Wizardry}} Lost Guardia]].
** Nor about vicious yet civilized large men wielding giant axes in the mines of [[VideoGame/{{Gothic}} Khorinis]].
** Nor the [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyIII king of Saronia.]]
* GoshHornet is not about an insect deity.
* {{Goth}} is not about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goth the Germanic tribe]].
** Or the EvilChancellor in ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "The Deadly Assassin."
* GottaKillThemAll and KillEmAll have nothing to do with Music/{{Metallica}}.
** Nor ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}''.
* {{Gotterdammerung}} is not [[GratuitousGerman how someone who doesn't know German]] says "goddamn" in German. That would be "Verdammt!"
** Its English translation is not about [[Literature/{{Twilight}} a supernatural romance novel series]] written for deities. Nor a description of [[WingedUnicorn Alicorn!]][[MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic Twilight Sparkle]].
* GrandeDame is not [[GuiltyGear Dizzy and Robo-Ky's]] version of BigNo, [[CatchPhrase no matter how many times they said it in-game.]]
* No, the GrandfatherClause as the law in the antebellum South to prevent blacks from voting is not ''that'' popular as to get its own page. Nope, it's only one item on the list.
* GrandmaWhatMassiveHotnessYouHave is not the combination of NeverMessWithGranny and PlayingWithFire or KillItWithFire.
* GrandTheftPrototype is not a crossover between ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' and ''{{VideoGame/Prototype}}''. Though that may be awesome.
* GranolaGirl is not someone who eats too much candy or a girl made of granola.
* GratuitousPanning is not about [[BandwagonTechnique multiple critics]] [[Administrivia/ComplainingAboutShowsYouDontLike complaining about shows they don't like]]. Or about unnecessary overuse of the FryingPanOfDoom. Or using a wooden rectangular frame with a steel mesh bottom to sift through soil looking for specks of gold for longer than necessary. Or begging for spare change on the street corner when you don't really need the money.
* GravitySucks is not a criticism of [[Film/{{Gravity}} a certain Alfonso Cuarón film set in Earth orbit]].
* GreaseMonkey is not ''Film/{{Grease}}'' remade [-[[RecycledInSpace WITH]] [[EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys MONKEYS]]-].
* GreatBallsOfFire is not about flaming testicles.
* GreatWhiteHunter is not a mighty person who hunts [[AcceptableEthnicTargets white people]]. Or someone who hunts Great White sharks.
** Also not the nickname of [[Literature/MobyDick Captain Ahab]].
* GreenChristmas has nothing to do with the lack of snow on Christmas or being eco-friendly.
** Nor does it have anything to do with the Music/BarenakedLadies song. That's actually about a [[GreenEyedMonster different kind of green]].
* GreenEyedMonster does not mean the beast has a leaf colored iris.
** Similarly, SignificantGreenEyedRedhead is not about a jealous redhead.
* UsefulNotes/GreenIsBlue has nothing to do with colorblindness.
* GrenadeTag is not about spraying graffiti with a grenade, nor is it a paper label with instructions and warning attached to a grenade.
* GreyAndGrayMorality does not discuss whether British or American spelling is more ethical.
* GrewASpine has nothing to do with the evolution of vertebrate animals.
* A GriefSong is not a song someone sings incessantly [[{{Griefer}} to piss you off]].
* GrindBoots are not for LevelGrinding, or for puting out cigarettes.
** Nor is it an order to turn some boots into powder.
* GroinAttack is about attacking groins, not attacks made by groins.
* GroundhogDayLoop has nothing to do with the "Ground Loop" that taxiing airplanes with taildragger landing gear can find themselves performing when they turn too quickly.
* GroundPunch is neither when Ground Punches You nor when somebody punches upwards when lying down on the ground.
* GrowingTheBeard has nothing to do with homosexual men who train women to be their fake girlfriends.
** Nor is it about season-long changes to a character's hairstyle or personal appearance. [[Administrivia/DoWeHaveThisOne If I could just find that damn trope.]]
* GrumpyBear is not the reason BearsAreBadNews.
* Tropers/{{Grumman}} did not create the [=F4F=] Wildcat, [=F6F=] Hellcat, TBF Avenger, F-14 Tomcat, A-6 Intruder, or other famous "Iron Works" products.
* GuileHero does not reflect the American viewpoint regarding the main protagonist of the ''StreetFighter'' series.
* GuiltyPleasures are not pleasures that are against the law to enjoy, though there are [[FanHater people who think they should be]].
* A GuinnessEpisode is not an episode in which everyone drinks beer and gets drunk.
** Nor is it an episode with Sir Alec Guinness as a guest star.
* GunmanWithThreeNames does not refer to a certain line of mechs that [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann run on fighting spirit]].
* GunsInChurch does not refer to the climax of every JohnWoo movie ever.
* GymBunny is not about scantily-clad women in gyms. Try SensualSpandex.
** Nor is it a rabbit on a treadmill.
** Or a BridgeBunny relaxing while off duty.
** Or a [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Gym Leader]] using Pokémon such as Buneary and Lopunny.
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[[folder:H]]
* HackedByAPirate is not about a peg-legged swashbuckler chopping up a scalawag with a cutlass.
* HaggisIsHorrible is not a parody of ''ComicStrip/HagarTheHorrible''.
* [[HollywoodNewEngland Hahvahd Yahd In My Cah]] is apparently not about a Middle Eastern guy in your car.
* HailfirePeaks is not just an active volcano. (Actually, only ''half'' of it is a volcano.)
* HairyHammerspace is a lot less [[{{Squick}} nasty]] than it sounds.
* A HannibalLecture almost certainly will not end with "[[Franchise/TheATeam I love it when a plan comes together]]."
* HardOnSoftScience is only tangetially related to MohsScaleOfScienceFictionHardness, nor is it [[RuleThirtyFour anything pornographic]]. Though if you ''are'' imagining physics roughly taking psychology, [[WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation then the Internet has clearly desensitized you to retarded sexualization.]]
* HarderThanHard is not about getting an even bigger erection than usual.
* HasTwoMommies is not about when someone's father gets a GenderBender, nor does it mean that the mother has [[MesACrowd the ability to clone herself]].
* HateDumb is not about frustration at being SurroundedByIdiots.
* HateSink is not about someone who dislikes washing hands.
* HaveANiceDeath is not about TheGrimReaper [[DontFearTheReaper being friendly]].
* HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday is not about a character whose sexual orientation changes constantly.
* HeDidntMakeIt is not what [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario]] said to Yoshi concerning [[WesternAnimation/SuperMarioWorld Luigi and his stone]].
* HesBack has nothing to do with [[PutOnABus bus]] [[TheBusCameBack trips]], believe it or not. It ''does'' usually lead to an OhCrap moment for baddies, though.
* HeWhoFightsMonsters is not a VideoGame/MonsterHunter. Well, actually, he is, but there's a bit more to the [[TropeNamer trope-naming quote]] than that. He also does not have relatives who are ThoseWhoHuntElves.
* HeadBob is not the leader of a group of Roberts.
** Or the leader of the Bobs in ''Film/{{Mirrormask}}''.
** Nor does it mean a haircut that goes way too far.
* HeadbuttingHeroes does not describe [[Franchise/MassEffect Urdnot Wrex, or any other krogan on Commander Shepard's team]].
* HeadbuttOfLove has nothing to do with the final scene of ''A Dirty Shame''. It also isn't a ''literal'' headbutt, as in one that leaves a dent in the recipient's skull.
** Also, it doesn't refer to [[Manga/SoulEater Justin Law's particular attack on Giriko]], even though it had the same name.
* HeadbuttThermometer, for that matter, has nothing to do with potential cross-contamination from forgetting which measurement device goes in which orifice.
** It also does not refer to people headbutting thermometers. No one wants mercury on their foreheads.
* A HeadDesk is not a desk for your head. Nor the desk that belongs to whoever's in charge, nor a desk that is itself in charge o other furniture.
* A HeadPet isn't about the leader of a group of pets or when the one in charge of a family is their pet.
** Nor does it refer to affectionate stroking of the cranial region.
* HealingSpring is not about suddenly getting well when the season of the year called "spring" comes around.
** Nor is it an item that functions as a combination health pack and [[SpringsSpringsEverywhere springboard]].
* HearingVoices does not mean being able to hear what people are actually saying.
* TheHeartless has nothing to do with that pink haired woman from ''VideoGame/MegaManStarForce 3''.
* TheHeavy does not refer to the HuskyRusskie of ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2''.
** And [[PlayingWith/TheHeavy Playing With/The Heavy]] does not mean you are playing a game of sandviches with said Heavy.
* HeavyMithril is not about the mass of fictional metals or minerals.
* [[HeelFaceBrainwashing Heel Face Mind Screw]] does not mean that you haven't a clue which side So-And-So is really on.
* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor is not a particularly stubborn revolving door that keeps hitting people that try to go through it in the face and the heel.
* HeelFaceTurn does not refer to [[BrokenHeel twisting your ankle]]. Nor is it a spinning kick.
* HeirClubForMen is not the father or obstetrician standing at the business end of a birthing table and getting knocked out by the baby's explosive birth.
* HeinzHybrid is not a Prius painted to look like a giant ketchup bottle.
* HeKnowsAboutTimedHits is not a subtrope of HeKnowsTooMuch involving the accidental knowledge of activities of supervillains or their henchmen.
* HellIsThatNoise is not "terrifying noise".
* {{Hellfire}} is not a page dedicated to the VillainSong from ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame''. The song ''is'' that awesome, but we don't give pages to individual songs. ([[MajorGeneralSong Much.]])
* HellishPupils has nothing to do with demonic students (well, unless you count [[Franchise/{{Disgaea}} that one game]] that features hellish pupils ''with'' HellishPupils, but that's stretching it).
* HelloBoys does not refer to a GenderFlip of the "[[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E3LessonZero Hi, girls!]]" scene from ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic''.
* HelloProject is not related to the beginner coder's "Hello World" program. Nor is it any kind of {{plan}}, elaborate or otherwise) conducted by HelloKitty.
** Nor is it what an engineer says when his plans come to fruition.
* HelloSailor has nothing to do with the official slogan of [[VideoGame/{{Zork}} Antharia]].
** It's not HelloNurse applying to ''Anime/SailorMoon'' either.
* HeManWomanHater is not a redirect for ManlyGay.
** Nor does it mean someone who hates female characters from WesternAnimation/HeManAndTheMastersOfTheUniverse1983, [[CaptainObvious although one probably would]].
** Nor is it a He Man spinoff where the titular hero is an example of this trope
* HereThereBeLions does not describe a place where you're likely to find big cats.
** And it's not the LowFantasy, LowLowFantasy, or DoingInTheWizard version of HereThereBeDragons, either.
* HeroInsurance is not what you file a claim with after your [[KillSat doomsday satellite]] gets totaled yet again.
* HeroUnit is not a unit used in your KarmaMeter.
** It is also not a measurement for quantifying good.
* HeroicBastard is not about heroes who are jerks, although it's certainly possible to have a [[{{Jerkass}} bastard]] who is a HeroicBastard.
** Likewise, MagnificentBastard is not usually about awesome extramarital children (usually).
* HeroicBSOD is not filled with examples of heroes inducing driver conflicts or installing unstable versions of Windows to foil the villain's plot.
** Further, it isn't about Blue Screens of Death fighting evil. [[RuleOfCool But it SO should be!]]
* HeroicHost isn't about [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhostCoastToCoast superheroes with their own talk shows]].
* HesJustHiding is a plot that causes ''fans'' to believe that a character isn't really dead. It's only very tangentially related to tropes like KingInTheMountain.
* {{Het}} isn't about one of the Dutch words for "[[TheTheTitleConfusion the]]".
* A man is not HeWhoMustNotBeSeen [[Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus because he will get shot if he stands up]].
* HiddenAgendaVillain is not about the bad guy from the Creator/DolphLundgren film ''Hidden Agenda''.
* HideYourLesbians isn't about actual hiding or stealth.
* A HighConcept is not one you think was [[WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs made on drugs]]. Or, despite both being about pitching new concepts, is it another name for ThisIsYourPremiseOnDrugs.
* HighFantasy is not about drug trips.
** And PuffTheMagicDragon is not an example.
* HighHeelFaceTurn is not about going to the good side while under the influence of drugs.
* TheHighQueen is not a queen who does drugs.
** Nor is it about [[Music/{{Queen}} Freddie Mercury]] on drugs.
* HighPriest ([[RunningGag while we're on a roll, here]]) is (probably) not your clergy on drugs.
* A HighSchoolAU is not an astronomical unit that has not yet graduated.
* HighSpeedMissileDodge does not have a corresponding High Speed Missile Plymouth, despite [[http://www.allpar.com/history/military/missiles.html one of Chrysler's 1950s side businesses]].
* HijackedByGanon is not a crisis where [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Ganon]] literally takes control of a vehicle of any kind. Neither does it have to do with being hijacked by any super-villain who resembles Ganon.
* HijackedByJesus does not mean Jesus likes to steal vehicles.
** It's also not about Hispanic Marxists in a ColdWar era movie who hold up guns and/or bombs and exclaim that they are going to to "hijack this plane to Cuba!"
* HilaritySues is not about [[ParodySue joke overpowered]] [[MarySue author inserts]].
* A HimeCut is not produced from [[Anime/{{Mai-HiME}} Mikoto's]] [[CoolSword sword]]. Nor is it a type of [[CameraTricks Camera Trick]].
* HippieParents are not parents OF a hippie, just the opposite.
* HippieTeacher is not a teacher with with [[HartmanHips big hips]].
* HisNameIs not [[Music/{{Eminem}} Slim Shady]]. Nor is it [[Literature/TheOdyssey No]][[Film/MyNameIsNobody body]].
** It also does not have a female counterpart called [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alone_Again_(George_Jones_album) Her Name Is]]
* HistoricalHeroUpgrade is not aboout {{Shonen}} manga or anime or Henshin {{Toku}} shows set in the historical past.
* HitFlash is not advice given to a DC supervillain.
* HitlerAteSugar is not Hitler on a sugar high.
* HitlersTimeTravelExemptionAct is not a law passed during Nazi Germany stating who is allowed or not allowed to travel through time.
* The "Your X" in HitYouSoHardYourXWillFeelIt does not refer to your ex-spouse. Much as you might like him/her to feel it.
* HoYay is not a statement of support for prostitutes, well, except for [[BiTheWay Inara]].
** It's also not about support of the ukulele maestro, but it may be about support of the {{Uke}}.
** It's not a HipHop slang either.
** It's also not a nickname for [[Anime/{{Mai-Otome}} Erstin's]] fan club (though she's involved in some).
* HobbesWasRight is nothing to do with the accuracy of the philosophy of [[CalvinAndHobbes stuffed tigers]].
* HomemadeSweaterFromHell is not what Satan's mother knits him. Although it could be.
* HoldingTheFloor is not what you only need to do if you're [[Music/DeanMartin too drunk]]. Nor, for that matter, is it what you might need to do in [[GravityScrew a level wherein the floors are constantly rotating]].
* HollywoodAtlas has most likely never [[ClassicalMythology held the world on its shoulders]].
* HollywoodBoardGames does not include a Hollywood edition of TabletopGame/{{Monopoly}}.
* HollywoodCalifornia is not about the actual location - but is in the same league as HollywoodAtheist, HollywoodNerd, HollywoodVoodoo, and the myriads of other related tropes.
* HollywoodCuisine is not about fine dining in Hollywood or how American media presents fine dining.
* HollywoodHistory is not about the HistoryOfHollywood.
* HollywoodNatives is not about people growing up near Los Angeles, unless the story takes place AfterTheEnd.
* HollywoodPsych is not TheMovie of [[Series/{{Psych}} that show about a fake psychic.]]
* HollywoodStyle is not an American knockoff of Gangnam Style.
* HollywoodTactics is not [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyTactics a strategy RPG]] using celebrities.
* In an inversion, HollywoodHomicide is not about how Hollywood views murders.
* HolyHandGrenade is not about what Robin would say to Series/{{Batman}} against an explosives-themed villain.
* HonestAxe is about a tale, but not the one about GeorgeWashington cutting a cherry tree. It is also not about UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln going AxCrazy. Or about an [[CaptainObvious axe that is honest]].
* The HolyShitQuotient is not part of a Holy Shit Long Division.
* HonorAmongThieves and HonorBeforeReason are not ''Literature/HonorHarrington'' titles. Yet?
* HopeIsScary has nothing to do with how terrifying the XenaWarriorPrincess villain is.
* HorseOfADifferentColor does not actually refer to colorful horses. Not even [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic Rainbow Dash.]]
* HostageSpiritLink does not involve the ghost of the protagonist of ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' being held for ransom.
** Nor does it involve a ''MagicTheGathering'' creature enchantment that costs one white mana to play and has appeared in every numbered edition since 4th as well as in ''Legends''.
* HostileShowTakeover is not about actors buying a controlling share in a show and then using the power of ExecutiveMeddling to make themselves leads.
** It's also not about a [[TropesAreNotBad benevolent executive]] stepping in to prevent a show from physically attacking its audience.
* HotBlooded doesn't mean what it means in the song by Foreigner. (Check it and see.) Nor is it about warm-blooded animals UpToEleven.
* A HotCoffeeMinigame will most definitely ''not'' be found in any of the ''VideoGame/CookingMama'' video games.
* HotLibrarian is not a librarian working in a very warm library. (Though the resulting [[FetishFuel sweating and having to take off some clothes]] may invoke this trope.)
* HotSubOnSubAction is not actual [[RuleThirtyFour submarine sex]]. Or submarine sandwich sex ([[FoeYay Subway/Quiznos]] [[CrackPairing FTW!]]). Or a trope about two "[[{{Uke}} submissives]]" together.
** Or substitute teachers.
* HotWings is not about wings that are FetishFuel (although some would be turned on anyway). Nor is it about chicken. ([[LeeroyJenkins Aww...]])
** It also doesn't refer to a stolen airplane.
* HouseAmnesia does ''not'' occur when [[Series/{{House}} a certain]] DrJerk gets a tap on the head and forgets everything.
* HouseFey is not about [[VisualNovel/AceAttorney the practitioners of the Kurain channeling technique]]. Or finding the aforementioned DrJerk suspiciously charming.
** Nor is it describing a guest appearance by TinaFey on HouseMD.
* HouseRules ''is'' probably this wiki's consensus regarding Hugh Laurie's [[Series/{{House}} show]], but the page isn't about that.
* Administrivia/HowDidWeMissThisOne is not a statement that an exasperated GiantMook berates his ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy-trained underlings with, or a spymaster to his incompetent agents.
* HowDidYouKnowIDidnt is not what you might ask when someone catches you pretending you'd done something.
* HowDoYouLikeThemApples is not about surveys from apple farmers.
* HowUnscientific is not expressed on the MohsScaleOfScienceFictionHardness.
* HubCity is not that suburban area where bumpers and promos for Creator/TheHub takes place.
** Nor is it Boston, in spite of one of the nicknames for that city.
* HugeGuyTinyGirl refers to body height, and not, er, another kind of length.
* HulkingOut involves more than just tearing off your tee-shirt to give to the crowd.
** And if you think it involves doing a FaceHeelTurn to increase your [[AttentionWhore celebrity]] [[ItsAllAboutMe status]], you're even further off the mark.
* HulkSpeak is not about ComicBook/TheIncredibleHulk giving speeches or going into politics. Or ending sentences with "brother".
* HumansAreBastards is not about a BadFuture where marriage between humans is banned, forcing all subsequent births to be illegitimate.
* HumansAreTheRealMonsters is not particularly related to the ScoobyDooHoax.
* A HurricaneOfEuphemisms does not refer to bad weather in [[Anime/CodeGeass Britannia]].
* HybridMonster does not refer to a highly modified Prius with enormous tires that's capable of crushing a row of junked gas-guzzlers down at the arena on SUNDAY! SUNDAY! SUNDAY!
* A HyperactiveSprite is not a fairy-type character with lots of energy. Nor is it [[KlatchianCoffee a lemon-lime soda that makes you hyperactive]].
* HyperspaceArsenal is not what happens when a certain soccer team gets a [[StarWars hyperdrive]].
* HypnoFool is not about a Jester who specializes in that.
** Or a stupid specimen of a Psychic Franchise/{{Pokemon}} variety.
** Or a BurgerFool that hypnotizes its customers to make them feel full--or, better, hungry so they'll buy more.
* HypnotizeThePrincess is not a very limited variation of the ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' spell "Charm Person".
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[[folder:I]]
* IAmBecomingSong is not an unusual case of InvoluntaryShapeshifting.
** Nor does it mean turning into a Korean person with a common family name.
* IAmBigBoned has nothing to do with BiggusDickus.
* ImAHumanitarian is ''most definitely'' not about Humanist Atheist characters or charity workers. Though this troper isn't taking any chances.
* IAmAMonster is not how half the cast of ''Series/SesameStreet'' introduces themselves.
* "IAmLegion" will not be said by [[AncientGrome Roman Millitary Tribunes or Strategoi]].
* IAmNotLeftHanded has little to do with left-handedness.
* IAmNotMyFather does not regard a man who's rumored to be his own parent.
* IAmNotShazam is not the phrase someone says when they are asked to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shazam_(service) identify a piece of music]].
* IAmSong is not a [[IAmTheNoun grammatically questionable statement of identity]] (and hence not usually a musician's BadassBoast).
** Nor is it an assertion that one is the Korean person being inquired after.
* IAmSpartacus is not usually followed by [[PunctuatedForEmphasis This Is SPARTA]].
* IAteWhat is not what someone said when they unknowingly were fed [[WhosOnFirst the 2nd baseman of the]] [[Creator/AbbottAndCostello Lou Costello baseball team.]]
* ICallHimMisterHappy has nothing to do with naming a certain ''Literature/MrMen'' character.
* ICannotSelfTerminate does not refer to someone who's unable to send a {{Terminator}} robot back in time to kill his or her younger self.
* ICantBelieveItsNotHeroin has no relation whatsoever to WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs. Nor is it a reaction to a FauxActionGirl.
* ICantUseTheseThingsTogether is not about the problems gamers face when confronted with way too many buttons to press at the same time.
** Nor does it have to do with NoodleImplements.
* IdiotBall is not a fancy dance party full of idiots.
* IDoNotOwn is not about admitting one's inferiority, unless you count lack of originality.
* IFoughtTheLawAndTheLawWon has nothing to do with getting your ass kicked by a particular ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}}'' character.
* IGotBigger is not boasting about expansion of a man's base organs.
* IHaveBoobsYouMustObey involves obeying the person who ''has'' the boobs, not the boobs themselves.
* IHaveYouNowMyPretty is rarely ever followed up with the phrase "AndYourLittleDogToo".
* IHaveYourIndex does not actually have [[LightNovel/ACertainMagicalIndex Index]].
* IJustShotMarvinInTheFace, but not because [[WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes he was trying to claim this planet in the name of Mars]].
* IJustWantToBeNormal is not a reason your [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Eevee doesn't want to evolve.]]
* IKissYourFoot is not specifically about foot fetish. Which doesn't mean that these two things cannot be combined, of course. Like when e.g. a [[MahouSenseiNegima certain gothic lolita vampire]] is involved.
* IKnowYouKnowIKnow is not about orgies.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight is not a phrase displayed onscreen (and spoken aloud by the announcer) before a round begins in a FightingGame.
* INeedToGoIronMyDog is not about a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shar_Pei Shar Pei]]. Nor is it about a compulsion to abuse animals.
** Nor is it about [[ComicBook/IronMan Tony Stark]] being too busy for distractions as he adopts a dog and makes some specialized PoweredArmor for it.
* INeedYouStronger is not a plea for assistance from Series/KamenRiderStronger.
* ImprobablyPredictable has nothing to do with StrictlyFormula.
* IReadThatAsDiscussion does not involve misreading non-discussion topics as discussion.
* IRememberBecause is not the next addictive TVTropes JustForFun fad next to IReadThatAs and IThoughtItMeant.
** [[RuleOfFun Though it should be]].
** It is also not about [[WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy Peter Griffin's]] thought process.
* ISayWhatISay has nothing to do with WesternAnimation/FoghornLeghorn's VerbalTic.
* IThoughtItMeant ''isn't'' IThoughtTheySaid, and vice-versa. Bonus points for recursivness!
* IThoughtItMeantDiscussion isn't a response to some comment resulting in immediate and drastic action.
* IWantMyJetpack isn't about the solution to a particularly GuideDangIt puzzle in the first ''SpaceQuest'' game.
* IWantSong is not about a king demanding minstrels. Nor is it about a big, dumb, mean captor who is sedate ''as long as there's music playing''.
** Nor is it the song "I Want It Now!" sung by Veruca Salt (the character, not the band) from [[Film/WillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory that film]].
** It's also not a [=LOLcat=]. (Not yet, anyway.)
* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine has nothing to do with "[[Film/{{Scarface}} Say hello to my little friend!]]"
* IdiosyncraticShipNaming is not about how actual vessels are given clever or thematic names (such as Imperial warships in ''Franchise/StarWars'' sounding very nasty, cruel, and/or violent).
* IdiotBall is not a nickname for a sport given by the sport's {{hatedom}}.
** Nor is it a ball [[{{Calvinball}} game with nonsense rules]].
* The IdiotHero is not necessarily the star of an IdiotPlot.
* For that matter, an IdiotPlot is not a story [[ViewersAreMorons written for morons]].
** Nor is it a scheme that [[WhoWouldBeStupidEnough only an idiot could come up with]].
* IfJesusThenAliens is not the argument that if you let one (or a few) foreigners from Mexico and points south, you're opening it up to all of them.
* IfYouCallBeforeMidnightTonight is not an argument over when "tonight" becomes "tomorrow morning".
* IfYouKillHimYouWillBeJustLikeHim is not about using KlingonPromotion to take over the position of your favourite idol.
* IKEAErotica is not a trope about people having sex with furniture, though a fic about [[CargoShip people having sex with furniture]] can ''be'' IKEAErotica. Nor, on a related note, is it necessarily set in a labyrnthine Scandinavian furniture store.
* IllGirl is not the third of her kind.
** Becoming an IV Girl isn't out of the question, though.
* IllogicalSafe is not a subtrope of SolveTheSoupCans relating to boxes with bizarre locking mechanisms.
** Nor is it about TheMcCoy being in no danger.
* ImagineSpot is not a [[Literature/DickAndJane command]]. "ImagineSpot running! Run, Spot, Run!"
* ImmigrantPatriotism is not about immigrants flaunting their home countries at everybody and expressing its supposed superiority over the country they moved to, but the exact opposite mindset.
* ImmuneToBullets MadeOfIron is ''two'' tropes, not one. (Blame the quote in ICannotSelfTerminate.)
* ImmuneToFate does not meant that [[MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha Fate Testarossa's]] attacks cannot effect you.
* ImplacableMan -- "implacable" not in the sexual sense.
* ImpaledPalm involves the impaling the palm of one's hand, not a palm tree.
* ImplausibleFencingPowers is in no way a ludicrously overpowered ability to build fences.
** Nor is it a ludicrously overpowered ability to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fence_(criminal) resell stolen property]].
* An ImportantHaircut is not (necessarily) highly unusual and unique that people can easily identify an individual with it.
* ImpossiblyCoolClothes and ImpossiblyCoolWeapon are not about clothes or weapons at temperatures below absolute zero.
* ImprobableAge has nothing to do with Really700YearsOld.
** Nor is it another name for the era described by TheTimeofMyths.
* ImprobableCover isn't about an image that, against all odds, was put on the front of a book.
* InAWorld is not specifically a [[SpeculativeFictionTropes Speculative Fiction Trope]].
* InLoveWithTheMark is an [[ProfessionalKiller assassination]] trope. It is not about conmen falling in love with TheMark. Nor is it about being in love with someone whose name ''happens'' to be Mark.
* InNameOnly is not about situations that [[IThoughtItMeant technically fit title of a trope]] without actually being an example of that trope.
* InWhichATropeIsDescribed is not about patent applications.
* IncrediblyLamePun does not refer to a pun walking with a pronounced limp.
** It is also not a pun that cannot stand on its own without the aid of other linguistic devices.
* An IncrediblyObviousBomb is not the producer's description of [[SoBadItsHorrible a particularly bad work]].
* An IncrediblyObviousBug is not a [[GoodBadBugs glitch]] that [[GameBreaker really should have been discovered]] during the first round of testing. Nor is it about an easily-noticed insect, or, for that matter a [[Film/{{Bullitt}} prominently positioned Volkswagen]].
* IncrediblyObviousTail is nothing to do with prehensile growths from the lower back, nor with an obsolete and somewhat derogatory term for ''woman'', nor a big butt (male or female).
* An InconvenientSummons is not telling you that you have to report to JuryDuty when you're busy.
* InescapableNet is not about how pervasive or addictive the Internet has become in our lives.
* InflationNegation is not about deflating or popping.
* An InkStainAdaptation is not one based on a Rorschach test.
* InnocentFanserviceGirl is not about a female character who's sexually suggestive in a family-friendly way, nor does it involve crime investigations where the attractive female suspect turns out not to be the culprit.
* TheInquisitorGeneral is not literally the person in charge of the Inquisition, Spanish or otherwise.
* InsaneTrollLogic is not necessarily employed by {{Troll}}s, insane or otherwise.
* An InsigniaRipOffRitual is not a ritual to appease those whose trademarked insignia you've just [[BlandNameProduct ripped off]].
* InspirationallyDisadvantaged is not a politically correct term for writer's block.
* InstantIndexJustAddWater is not about a freeze-dried or minuscule index that can be made into a normal index by getting it wet.
* InstantMassJustAddWater is not about characters or monsters that gain size by absorbing nearby liquids. It also doesn't suggest a nonalcoholic version of Catholic communion.
* [[AssimilationPlot Instrumentality]] has little usefulness.
** It is not a [[Franchise/MortalKombat fatality]] performed with a tuba. (That would be fun to watch, though.)
* InsultBackfire is not about making fun of the [[MnogoNukesOtherNavalNukes Tu-22M]].
* InsultTropes is not an instruction.
* An IntellectualAnimal is not a human being. TakeThat, Creator/{{Aristotle}}!
* IntercourseWithYou isn't about wanting to communicate with someone.
* UsefulNotes/InternationalDateLine is not telephone service to get dates with foreigners.
* InternetColdReader is not a person who is a DeadpanSnarker on the internet.
** Nor is it someone on the Internet who makes videos of him- or herself [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cold_reading_%28theatrical%29 reading scripts without having seen them before]].
* An InternetToughGuy is not someone who creates a real-life underground fighting competition, and then posts his victories there on Website/YouTube.
* InterruptedByTheEnd is not about [[ThatOneBoss fighting The End]] from VideoGame/MetalGearSolid3SnakeEater.
* InvulnerableKnuckles is not about [[Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog Knuckles the Echidna]] becoming invulnerable. His namesakes, the knuckles that he sends, don't quite qualify in some versions of the character, considering what he's expected to fight, but they come close.
* IronLady has nothing to do with robots. Nor maids, for that matter.
** It is also neither [[StayInTheKitchen a command]] nor an implication that MargaretThatcher has access to [[Comicbook/IronMan Tony Stark's armor]].
*** Nor the band Music/IronMaiden
* IronicHell is not about being condemned to an eternity full of hipsters. Nor is it about an afterlife run by hipsters.
** Although if you went to hell for harm you had done to hipsters, and hell was full of hipsters, that ''would'' be an IronicHell.
* ISurrenderSuckers involves neither handing over your lollipops, nor your tentacles.
* ItGetsEasier is not about how NintendoHard games get easier the more you practice them.
** Similarly, ItNeverGetsAnyEasier is not about games that don't get easier with practice, or to the fact that games never ''decrease'' in difficulty as you proceed.
* ItemGet does not precede [[VideoGame/MegaManBattleNetwork ability program]].
* TheItemNumber is not about cataloguing inventory.
* ItsACostumePartyISwear has absolutely nothing to do with furry gatherings and the denial thereof.
* ItsASmallNetAfterAll, does not involve [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks animatronic children of the world]] [[EarWorm singing a song that takes seven years to get out of your head]].
* ItsAWonderfulFailure is not ItsAWonderfulPlot where the protagonist kills himself at the end.
** Nor when somebody fails and the story portrays it in a cheerful tone.
* ItsEasySoItSucks isn't about genderless entities that are very easy to seduce and therefore, uh, nevermind.
** And ItsPopularNowItSucks is not about said entities becoming sluttier as they become more popular.
*** Usually it's the reverse...
* ItsHardSoItSucks is not about having a fetish for flaccid penises, or fans of [[MohsScaleOfScienceFictionHardness soft]] science fiction.
* ItsNotPornItsAnIndex has nothing to do with ItsNotPornItsArt.
* ItsRainingMen is neither about disco, nor [[QueerAsTropes homosexuality]].
* ItsShortSoItSucks is not about penis sizes.
** Nor is it synonymous with "It's small, so it fellates."
* ItsUpToYou generally doesn't give you a choice in the matter.
* ItSucks is not for Administrivia/ComplainingAboutShowsYouDontLike.
** Nor does it describe what a vampire, a leech, or a vacuum cleaner do.
* ItWasHisSled AndYourLittleDogToo isn't a massive paranoia trope.
** Nor is it about riding a MonsterClown down a snowy mountain.
** Nor about ''Literature/HowTheGrinchStoleChristmas''.
* IveHeardOfThatWhatIsIt is not a LampshadeHanging of AsYouKnow, though the former can be used to ''justify'' the use of the latter.
* ImTakingHerHomeWithMe has nothing to do with TakingYouWithMe.
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[[folder:G]]
* VideoGame/GadgetTrial is not a court procedure involving InspectorGadget, or, for that matter, any of the [[WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers Rescue Rangers]].
** Somewhere, a fanfic writer is reading this and getting an idea.
** Nor is it a sequence where you test out the new gadget the GadgeteerGenius built.
* GadgetWatches does not imply that she is a [[WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers Chip/Dale]] YaoiFangirl.
* GagBoobs is not about someone who finds breasts disgusting, nor is it about a pair of fake breasts that work like those surprise snake cans when you try to remove the bra, (although, that would be awesome) nor using breasts to silence a captive (though that may may make being held hostage suck less).
** GagPenis, by the same token, is not the male equivalent of any of those, nor is it about poorly-executed fellatio.
* A GagDub is not a dub so bad it makes you want to gag.
** Nor is a GagSeries such a series.
* GainaxEnding is ''not'' a death by MarshmallowHell...
** Neither is it an ending where a character gets an ax.
** Neither is it about the bankruptcy of {{Gainax}}.
* ...just as {{Gainaxing}} is not hastily wrapping up a canceled series with a MindScrew.
** It's also not [[ItemGet gaining an ax]].
* GambitRoulette is not a casino owned by that character in ComicBook/{{X-Men}}.
** ... nor a gambit involving that toxin-producing lady in ''WildCards''.
* The Game is not about [[TheProblemWithLicensedGames video game adaptations of other media]]. Or the Michael Douglas movie. Also, it does not belong to [[EndersGame Ender]], nor is it a former member of G-Unit, nor is it TripleH. [[spoiler:However, you did just lose it.]]
** Corollarily, TheGamePlaysYou is not what happens when you think about The Game too frequently and it takes over your life.
** [[Headscratchers/TheGame Headscratchers/The Game]] does not offer competitive confusion in the comfort of your own home.
** The Game does not refer to [[InTheGroove fighting monsters with your supersonic wave]].
* A GameBreaker will not ruin the media your game comes in.
** Nor is it a [[WaveMotionGun ridiculously powerful spell]] that [[Franchise/LyricalNanoha Nanoha Takamachi]] uses, nor is it a powerful attack done by the [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Dai-Gurren Dan]].
** Nor does it have anything to do with [[VideoGame/PhantomBrave awesome]] [[CrowningMusicOfAwesome boss]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--LnS18xBMQ music.]]
* A GameBreakingBug is not a bug that results in a GameBreaker.
* A GameOverMan is not someone who starts saying "NothingCanSaveUsNow!" after a catastrophe. Neither is it someone from ''Film/{{Aliens}}''.
** Nor is it a ''VideoGame/MegaMan'' boss that attacks by giving you an instant game over
** It's also not a {{Stock Phrase|s}}.
** Nor is it about [[LotusEaterMachine a game that you prefer over the survival of humanity]].
* TheGamePlaysYou is not about being conned by TripleH, or being portrayed by him in a show or movie.
* A GameShark is not someone who breaks into your house and gives you the newest game/console in exchange for weekly 'protection' fees.
** It is also not a shark that can be hunted for sport.
* GameplayAndStoryIntegration is not something that clever FanFic writers try to do to make their {{Fanon}} seem more realistic or interesting.
** It also isn't how you find the area under the gameplay and story curve.
* GameplayAndStorySegregation is not a type of FantasticRacism.
* GamerChick: Beth Kinderman does not edit this wiki and this is not her user page. Nor has [[ComicBook/ChickTracts Jack Chick]] suddenly acquired a Wii. It also has nothing to do with baby chickens.
* GaolTime is not about a ''VideoGame/KidIcarusUprising'' character's [[ADayInTheLimeLight Day in the Limelight]].
* GasLeakCoverup is not about covering up the existence of a gas leak. Unless the cover story is ''another'' gas leak.
* GatewaySeries is not about the ''Literature/{{Gateway}}'' series.
* GatlingGood is not a subtrope of GoodWeaponEvilWeapon.
** Or a commentary on the morality of Dr. Richard Jordan Gatling, the weapon's designer.
** It's also not an assessment of the Governor from ''{{Benson}}''.
* [[DesignerBabies Gattaca Babies]] are not a little-known example of SpinoffBabies.
* TheGayNineties and TheNineties take place during two different centuries. It's also not TheNineties [[RecycledINSPACE where everyone]] [[EveryoneIsGay is gay]].
* A GayOption is not a sentient power-up found in a certain [[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} shmup filled with Les Yay.]]
* A GeckoEnding is not the end of those obnoxious GECIO commercials. Unfortunately.
* A GenderBender is not a type of bender that they left out of ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender''.
** Nor is it a ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' episode where the larcenous robotic star gains male or female parts.
* GenderBenderFriendship is not about a friendship which [[PlatonicLifePartners transcends gender boundaries.]] Nor is it about friendship between crossdressers.
** Nor is it when [[Franchise/LyricalNanoha Nanoha Takamachi]] [[DefeatMeansFriendship befriends]] you so hard that it changes your gender.
* GeneHunting is named after [[Series/LifeOnMars2006 Gene Hunt]], but has nothing else to do with him.
** It also does not refer to the final boss battle of ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolidPortableOps''.
** Nor was it named after the act of searching for a specific DNA sequence, although the actual practice of GeneHunting might involve some of this.
* GeneticEngineeringIsTheNewNuke is not about using the threat of genetic engineering on your enemy as a means of deterrence in a Cold War situation.
* GeniusLoci is not the intellectual kind of genius. Nor is it about a certain Norse trickster god being exceptionally clever. Or smart locusts. Or locusts belonging to [[VideoGame/TalesOfSymphonia Genis]]. Latin plural for Locution? Totally out, too.
* GenkiGirl is not a fangirl of video games made by a Developer called Genki.
* GentlemanThief will not steal your boyfriend. At least until the [[YaoiFangirl Yaoi Fangirls]] start writing fic.
* GetAHoldOfYourselfMan is not a superhero (or [[VideoGame/MegaMan Dr. Wily robot]]) with the power to bring panicky people to their senses. Nor is it the [[ManIFeelLikeAWoman first thing]] a woman does after [[GenderBender being turned male]], or something a guy does when [[ADateWithRosiePalms he doesn't have anywhere to go on a Saturday night]].
* GetBackHereBoss YouWillNotEvadeMe is two tropes, not one.
* GetBackInTheCloset is not when someone is told that it's not yet safe to stop hiding in a closet, nor about a gay person who has already come out wanting to go back on it.
* GetOnTheBoat has nothing to do with issues present in pirated copies of ''VideoGame/DeusEx'', nor with {{Shipping}}.
** Nor is it what you do when you see a lion swimming towards you.
** Nor is it about deportation of immigrants.
* GetOut is not when someone attempts to warn people in a crowded room or building of impending disaster.
* A GhettoName is not a nickname for a local inner-city area.
* The GhostButler will not carry your bags to your tomb.
* {{GIFT}} is not something you get for Christmas.
* GimmickMatches are not [[TrickArrow Trick Matches]].
* The GirlNextDoor does not actually [[VideoGame/MegaManBattleNetwork live next door]] or [[VideoGame/MegaManStarForce two doors down]] from your house, and before you ask, her name is not [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-HVP01goE4&NR=1 Patty Loveless]] either.
* GirlPowered is not an AlwaysFemale subtrope of PoweredByAForsakenChild.
* GirlWithPsychoWeapon is not about femme fatales wielding {{Improbable Weapon|User}}s or about women with weapons that are [[EvilWeapon themselves crazy]].
** Nor is it about girls with weapons with psychokinetic powers..
* GirlsBehindBars is not about female bartenders.
* GirlsLoveStuffedAnimals is not related to GirlsLove.
* {{Glamour}} is not about being good looking. Or bands from TheEighties.
* A GlamourFailure does not usually involve poorly-applied makeup.
** Or T. Rex falling down the charts.
** Or failing in a glamorous way.
* TheGlassesComeOff not because TheGlassesGottaGo.
** It also isn't specifically a time when Website/ThatGuyWithTheGlasses takes off his eyeware for any reason, such as to get "serious" about something...At least, not yet.
* GlobalIgnorance is not about information unknown to the entire world.
* {{Glurge}} does not refer to moments of such [[TastesLikeDiabetes heartstring-tugging sappiness]] that you throw up a little in your mouth just trying to process it, although they're often associated with one another.
* GoGoEnslavement is not one of InspectorGadget's lesser-known abilities.
* GoMadFromTheRevelation is not what happens after reading ''Literature/TheBible''.
* GodModeSue is not a MarySue who can clear ''Mushihime-sama Futari [[UpdatedRerelease Black Label]]''[='=]s [[HarderThanHard God mode]].
** It's not a nickname for someone called Sue that always uses invincibility cheats in video games.
* GodNeverSaidThat is not about theological disputes concerning which books belong in Literature/TheBible and which are merely apocryphical.
* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen is not about the ''slavering queen of the zombies'' (Yet).
** Nor is someone being attacked by a weaponized remix of [[Music/{{Queen}} Bohemian Rhapsody.]]
* GoddamnedBats is not about The Goddamn Franchise/{{Batman}}, nor baseball bats or any other kind. Or necessarily about actual bats, either.
* GodwinsLaw is not about how challenging (a) "God" will cause a [[CurbStompBattle One-sided victory for that god.]]
* GogglesDoNothing does not refer to sights that make you want to gouge out your eyes.
* GoingCommando is not about GoingPostal ''[[MoreDakka WITH AN ARMY COMMANDO!]]''
** For that matter, it has nothing to do with joining any military's special forces units whatsoever.
* GoingCritical does not involve telling someone why their book, movie, etc. is utter crap.
** Nor is it a SkillPointReset to raise your CriticalHit chance.
* GoingDownWithTheShip is not about a fan getting depressed because his favourite character pairing has been ruined forever.
** Nor is it a special "affection" somebody may have for boats, [[DoubleEntendre If You Know What I Mean]].
* The GoldenAgeOfPiracy is not the time when Napster was free.
* A GoldenSnitch will not tattle on the villain (or any other character) and then be held up as a paragon of virtue.
* GoldMakesEverythingShiny does not mean you can polish anything by rubbing gold on it.
* {{Gonk}} is not about droids that resemble garbage cans from ''Franchise/StarWars''.
* GonnaNeedMoreX is not what [[FearAndLoathingInLasVegas Dr. Gonzo might have said to his companion]] while inspecting the amount of recreational drugs they'd packed.
* GoodAngelBadAngel is not about the [[JekyllAndHyde duality]] of Series/{{Angel}} and [[EvilCounterpart Angelus]].
** It is also not an angelic version of the GoodCopBadCop routine to interrogate demons.
* GoodBadBugs are not BigCreepyCrawlies that are really just trying to help ([[StopHelpingMe unfortunately]]), nor is it about early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes cartoons.
* GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion doesn't imply that [[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} Sanae Kotiya]] ever had sex.
* GoodHurtsEvil is not about a hero fighting a villain. That's [[OmnipresentTropes just too generic]].
* GoodIsImpotent is not about when TheLoinsSleepTonight for the hero.
* GoodLookingPrivates is ''definitely'' not about well-groomed... well...
* AGoodNameForARockBand is, regrettably, not about trope titles that would be. [[JustForFun/TropeNamesForABand This is]].
** It is not, however, about suggestions that Harmomix change the name of [[RockBand their game]].
* A [[ADayInTheLimelight Good Troi Episode]] is not an episode where Troi stops being a {{Jerkass}} for once.
* A GoofySuit doesn't necessarily have to show the suit's wearer as {{WesternAnimation/Goofy}}.
* GooGooGodlike is not about poorly designed, overpowered ''[[VideoGame/{{Mugen}} M.U.G.E.N.]]'' characters.
* GorgeousGarmentGeneration is not about a generation of people who all dress gorgeously.
* {{Gorn}} is not about [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries vicious yet civilised lizard aliens]].
** Nor about vicious yet civilized orc-like creatures on the world of [[VideoGame/{{Wizardry}} Lost Guardia]].
** Nor about vicious yet civilized large men wielding giant axes in the mines of [[VideoGame/{{Gothic}} Khorinis]].
** Nor the [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyIII king of Saronia.]]
* GoshHornet is not about an insect deity.
* {{Goth}} is not about [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goth the Germanic tribe]].
** Or the EvilChancellor in ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "The Deadly Assassin."
* GottaKillThemAll and KillEmAll have nothing to do with Music/{{Metallica}}.
** Nor ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}''.
* {{Gotterdammerung}} is not [[GratuitousGerman how someone who doesn't know German]] says "goddamn" in German. That would be "Verdammt!"
** Its English translation is not about [[Literature/{{Twilight}} a supernatural romance novel series]] written for deities. Nor a description of [[WingedUnicorn Alicorn!]][[MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic Twilight Sparkle]].
* GrandeDame is not [[GuiltyGear Dizzy and Robo-Ky's]] version of BigNo, [[CatchPhrase no matter how many times they said it in-game.]]
* No, the GrandfatherClause as the law in the antebellum South to prevent blacks from voting is not ''that'' popular as to get its own page. Nope, it's only one item on the list.
* GrandmaWhatMassiveHotnessYouHave is not the combination of NeverMessWithGranny and PlayingWithFire or KillItWithFire.
* GrandTheftPrototype is not a crossover between ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' and ''{{VideoGame/Prototype}}''. Though that may be awesome.
* GranolaGirl is not someone who eats too much candy or a girl made of granola.
* GratuitousPanning is not about [[BandwagonTechnique multiple critics]] [[Administrivia/ComplainingAboutShowsYouDontLike complaining about shows they don't like]]. Or about unnecessary overuse of the FryingPanOfDoom. Or using a wooden rectangular frame with a steel mesh bottom to sift through soil looking for specks of gold for longer than necessary. Or begging for spare change on the street corner when you don't really need the money.
* GravitySucks is not a criticism of [[Film/{{Gravity}} a certain Alfonso Cuarón film set in Earth orbit]].
* GreaseMonkey is not ''Film/{{Grease}}'' remade [-[[RecycledInSpace WITH]] [[EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys MONKEYS]]-].
* GreatBallsOfFire is not about flaming testicles.
* GreatWhiteHunter is not a mighty person who hunts [[AcceptableEthnicTargets white people]]. Or someone who hunts Great White sharks.
** Also not the nickname of [[Literature/MobyDick Captain Ahab]].
* GreenChristmas has nothing to do with the lack of snow on Christmas or being eco-friendly.
** Nor does it have anything to do with the Music/BarenakedLadies song. That's actually about a [[GreenEyedMonster different kind of green]].
* GreenEyedMonster does not mean the beast has a leaf colored iris.
** Similarly, SignificantGreenEyedRedhead is not about a jealous redhead.
* UsefulNotes/GreenIsBlue has nothing to do with colorblindness.
* GrenadeTag is not about spraying graffiti with a grenade, nor is it a paper label with instructions and warning attached to a grenade.
* GreyAndGrayMorality does not discuss whether British or American spelling is more ethical.
* GrewASpine has nothing to do with the evolution of vertebrate animals.
* A GriefSong is not a song someone sings incessantly [[{{Griefer}} to piss you off]].
* GrindBoots are not for LevelGrinding, or for puting out cigarettes.
** Nor is it an order to turn some boots into powder.
* GroinAttack is about attacking groins, not attacks made by groins.
* GroundhogDayLoop has nothing to do with the "Ground Loop" that taxiing airplanes with taildragger landing gear can find themselves performing when they turn too quickly.
* GroundPunch is neither when Ground Punches You nor when somebody punches upwards when lying down on the ground.
* GrowingTheBeard has nothing to do with homosexual men who train women to be their fake girlfriends.
** Nor is it about season-long changes to a character's hairstyle or personal appearance. [[Administrivia/DoWeHaveThisOne If I could just find that damn trope.]]
* GrumpyBear is not the reason BearsAreBadNews.
* Tropers/{{Grumman}} did not create the [=F4F=] Wildcat, [=F6F=] Hellcat, TBF Avenger, F-14 Tomcat, A-6 Intruder, or other famous "Iron Works" products.
* GuileHero does not reflect the American viewpoint regarding the main protagonist of the ''StreetFighter'' series.
* GuiltyPleasures are not pleasures that are against the law to enjoy, though there are [[FanHater people who think they should be]].
* A GuinnessEpisode is not an episode in which everyone drinks beer and gets drunk.
** Nor is it an episode with Sir Alec Guinness as a guest star.
* GunmanWithThreeNames does not refer to a certain line of mechs that [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann run on fighting spirit]].
* GunsInChurch does not refer to the climax of every JohnWoo movie ever.
* GymBunny is not about scantily-clad women in gyms. Try SensualSpandex.
** Nor is it a rabbit on a treadmill.
** Or a BridgeBunny relaxing while off duty.
** Or a [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Gym Leader]] using Pokémon such as Buneary and Lopunny.
[[/folder]]

[[folder:H]]
* HackedByAPirate is not about a peg-legged swashbuckler chopping up a scalawag with a cutlass.
* HaggisIsHorrible is not a parody of ''ComicStrip/HagarTheHorrible''.
* [[HollywoodNewEngland Hahvahd Yahd In My Cah]] is apparently not about a Middle Eastern guy in your car.
* HailfirePeaks is not just an active volcano. (Actually, only ''half'' of it is a volcano.)
* HairyHammerspace is a lot less [[{{Squick}} nasty]] than it sounds.
* A HannibalLecture almost certainly will not end with "[[Franchise/TheATeam I love it when a plan comes together]]."
* HardOnSoftScience is only tangetially related to MohsScaleOfScienceFictionHardness, nor is it [[RuleThirtyFour anything pornographic]]. Though if you ''are'' imagining physics roughly taking psychology, [[WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation then the Internet has clearly desensitized you to retarded sexualization.]]
* HarderThanHard is not about getting an even bigger erection than usual.
* HasTwoMommies is not about when someone's father gets a GenderBender, nor does it mean that the mother has [[MesACrowd the ability to clone herself]].
* HateDumb is not about frustration at being SurroundedByIdiots.
* HateSink is not about someone who dislikes washing hands.
* HaveANiceDeath is not about TheGrimReaper [[DontFearTheReaper being friendly]].
* HaveIMentionedIAmHeterosexualToday is not about a character whose sexual orientation changes constantly.
* HeDidntMakeIt is not what [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario]] said to Yoshi concerning [[WesternAnimation/SuperMarioWorld Luigi and his stone]].
* HesBack has nothing to do with [[PutOnABus bus]] [[TheBusCameBack trips]], believe it or not. It ''does'' usually lead to an OhCrap moment for baddies, though.
* HeWhoFightsMonsters is not a VideoGame/MonsterHunter. Well, actually, he is, but there's a bit more to the [[TropeNamer trope-naming quote]] than that. He also does not have relatives who are ThoseWhoHuntElves.
* HeadBob is not the leader of a group of Roberts.
** Or the leader of the Bobs in ''Film/{{Mirrormask}}''.
** Nor does it mean a haircut that goes way too far.
* HeadbuttingHeroes does not describe [[Franchise/MassEffect Urdnot Wrex, or any other krogan on Commander Shepard's team]].
* HeadbuttOfLove has nothing to do with the final scene of ''A Dirty Shame''. It also isn't a ''literal'' headbutt, as in one that leaves a dent in the recipient's skull.
** Also, it doesn't refer to [[Manga/SoulEater Justin Law's particular attack on Giriko]], even though it had the same name.
* HeadbuttThermometer, for that matter, has nothing to do with potential cross-contamination from forgetting which measurement device goes in which orifice.
** It also does not refer to people headbutting thermometers. No one wants mercury on their foreheads.
* A HeadDesk is not a desk for your head. Nor the desk that belongs to whoever's in charge, nor a desk that is itself in charge o other furniture.
* A HeadPet isn't about the leader of a group of pets or when the one in charge of a family is their pet.
** Nor does it refer to affectionate stroking of the cranial region.
* HealingSpring is not about suddenly getting well when the season of the year called "spring" comes around.
** Nor is it an item that functions as a combination health pack and [[SpringsSpringsEverywhere springboard]].
* HearingVoices does not mean being able to hear what people are actually saying.
* TheHeartless has nothing to do with that pink haired woman from ''VideoGame/MegaManStarForce 3''.
* TheHeavy does not refer to the HuskyRusskie of ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2''.
** And [[PlayingWith/TheHeavy Playing With/The Heavy]] does not mean you are playing a game of sandviches with said Heavy.
* HeavyMithril is not about the mass of fictional metals or minerals.
* [[HeelFaceBrainwashing Heel Face Mind Screw]] does not mean that you haven't a clue which side So-And-So is really on.
* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor is not a particularly stubborn revolving door that keeps hitting people that try to go through it in the face and the heel.
* HeelFaceTurn does not refer to [[BrokenHeel twisting your ankle]]. Nor is it a spinning kick.
* HeirClubForMen is not the father or obstetrician standing at the business end of a birthing table and getting knocked out by the baby's explosive birth.
* HeinzHybrid is not a Prius painted to look like a giant ketchup bottle.
* HeKnowsAboutTimedHits is not a subtrope of HeKnowsTooMuch involving the accidental knowledge of activities of supervillains or their henchmen.
* HellIsThatNoise is not "terrifying noise".
* {{Hellfire}} is not a page dedicated to the VillainSong from ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame''. The song ''is'' that awesome, but we don't give pages to individual songs. ([[MajorGeneralSong Much.]])
* HellishPupils has nothing to do with demonic students (well, unless you count [[Franchise/{{Disgaea}} that one game]] that features hellish pupils ''with'' HellishPupils, but that's stretching it).
* HelloBoys does not refer to a GenderFlip of the "[[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E3LessonZero Hi, girls!]]" scene from ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic''.
* HelloProject is not related to the beginner coder's "Hello World" program. Nor is it any kind of {{plan}}, elaborate or otherwise) conducted by HelloKitty.
** Nor is it what an engineer says when his plans come to fruition.
* HelloSailor has nothing to do with the official slogan of [[VideoGame/{{Zork}} Antharia]].
** It's not HelloNurse applying to ''Anime/SailorMoon'' either.
* HeManWomanHater is not a redirect for ManlyGay.
** Nor does it mean someone who hates female characters from WesternAnimation/HeManAndTheMastersOfTheUniverse1983, [[CaptainObvious although one probably would]].
** Nor is it a He Man spinoff where the titular hero is an example of this trope
* HereThereBeLions does not describe a place where you're likely to find big cats.
** And it's not the LowFantasy, LowLowFantasy, or DoingInTheWizard version of HereThereBeDragons, either.
* HeroInsurance is not what you file a claim with after your [[KillSat doomsday satellite]] gets totaled yet again.
* HeroUnit is not a unit used in your KarmaMeter.
** It is also not a measurement for quantifying good.
* HeroicBastard is not about heroes who are jerks, although it's certainly possible to have a [[{{Jerkass}} bastard]] who is a HeroicBastard.
** Likewise, MagnificentBastard is not usually about awesome extramarital children (usually).
* HeroicBSOD is not filled with examples of heroes inducing driver conflicts or installing unstable versions of Windows to foil the villain's plot.
** Further, it isn't about Blue Screens of Death fighting evil. [[RuleOfCool But it SO should be!]]
* HeroicHost isn't about [[WesternAnimation/SpaceGhostCoastToCoast superheroes with their own talk shows]].
* HesJustHiding is a plot that causes ''fans'' to believe that a character isn't really dead. It's only very tangentially related to tropes like KingInTheMountain.
* {{Het}} isn't about one of the Dutch words for "[[TheTheTitleConfusion the]]".
* A man is not HeWhoMustNotBeSeen [[Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus because he will get shot if he stands up]].
* HiddenAgendaVillain is not about the bad guy from the Creator/DolphLundgren film ''Hidden Agenda''.
* HideYourLesbians isn't about actual hiding or stealth.
* A HighConcept is not one you think was [[WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs made on drugs]]. Or, despite both being about pitching new concepts, is it another name for ThisIsYourPremiseOnDrugs.
* HighFantasy is not about drug trips.
** And PuffTheMagicDragon is not an example.
* HighHeelFaceTurn is not about going to the good side while under the influence of drugs.
* TheHighQueen is not a queen who does drugs.
** Nor is it about [[Music/{{Queen}} Freddie Mercury]] on drugs.
* HighPriest ([[RunningGag while we're on a roll, here]]) is (probably) not your clergy on drugs.
* A HighSchoolAU is not an astronomical unit that has not yet graduated.
* HighSpeedMissileDodge does not have a corresponding High Speed Missile Plymouth, despite [[http://www.allpar.com/history/military/missiles.html one of Chrysler's 1950s side businesses]].
* HijackedByGanon is not a crisis where [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Ganon]] literally takes control of a vehicle of any kind. Neither does it have to do with being hijacked by any super-villain who resembles Ganon.
* HijackedByJesus does not mean Jesus likes to steal vehicles.
** It's also not about Hispanic Marxists in a ColdWar era movie who hold up guns and/or bombs and exclaim that they are going to to "hijack this plane to Cuba!"
* HilaritySues is not about [[ParodySue joke overpowered]] [[MarySue author inserts]].
* A HimeCut is not produced from [[Anime/{{Mai-HiME}} Mikoto's]] [[CoolSword sword]]. Nor is it a type of [[CameraTricks Camera Trick]].
* HippieParents are not parents OF a hippie, just the opposite.
* HippieTeacher is not a teacher with with [[HartmanHips big hips]].
* HisNameIs not [[Music/{{Eminem}} Slim Shady]]. Nor is it [[Literature/TheOdyssey No]][[Film/MyNameIsNobody body]].
** It also does not have a female counterpart called [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alone_Again_(George_Jones_album) Her Name Is]]
* HistoricalHeroUpgrade is not aboout {{Shonen}} manga or anime or Henshin {{Toku}} shows set in the historical past.
* HitFlash is not advice given to a DC supervillain.
* HitlerAteSugar is not Hitler on a sugar high.
* HitlersTimeTravelExemptionAct is not a law passed during Nazi Germany stating who is allowed or not allowed to travel through time.
* The "Your X" in HitYouSoHardYourXWillFeelIt does not refer to your ex-spouse. Much as you might like him/her to feel it.
* HoYay is not a statement of support for prostitutes, well, except for [[BiTheWay Inara]].
** It's also not about support of the ukulele maestro, but it may be about support of the {{Uke}}.
** It's not a HipHop slang either.
** It's also not a nickname for [[Anime/{{Mai-Otome}} Erstin's]] fan club (though she's involved in some).
* HobbesWasRight is nothing to do with the accuracy of the philosophy of [[CalvinAndHobbes stuffed tigers]].
* HomemadeSweaterFromHell is not what Satan's mother knits him. Although it could be.
* HoldingTheFloor is not what you only need to do if you're [[Music/DeanMartin too drunk]]. Nor, for that matter, is it what you might need to do in [[GravityScrew a level wherein the floors are constantly rotating]].
* HollywoodAtlas has most likely never [[ClassicalMythology held the world on its shoulders]].
* HollywoodBoardGames does not include a Hollywood edition of TabletopGame/{{Monopoly}}.
* HollywoodCalifornia is not about the actual location - but is in the same league as HollywoodAtheist, HollywoodNerd, HollywoodVoodoo, and the myriads of other related tropes.
* HollywoodCuisine is not about fine dining in Hollywood or how American media presents fine dining.
* HollywoodHistory is not about the HistoryOfHollywood.
* HollywoodNatives is not about people growing up near Los Angeles, unless the story takes place AfterTheEnd.
* HollywoodPsych is not TheMovie of [[Series/{{Psych}} that show about a fake psychic.]]
* HollywoodStyle is not an American knockoff of Gangnam Style.
* HollywoodTactics is not [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyTactics a strategy RPG]] using celebrities.
* In an inversion, HollywoodHomicide is not about how Hollywood views murders.
* HolyHandGrenade is not about what Robin would say to Series/{{Batman}} against an explosives-themed villain.
* HonestAxe is about a tale, but not the one about GeorgeWashington cutting a cherry tree. It is also not about UsefulNotes/AbrahamLincoln going AxCrazy. Or about an [[CaptainObvious axe that is honest]].
* The HolyShitQuotient is not part of a Holy Shit Long Division.
* HonorAmongThieves and HonorBeforeReason are not ''Literature/HonorHarrington'' titles. Yet?
* HopeIsScary has nothing to do with how terrifying the XenaWarriorPrincess villain is.
* HorseOfADifferentColor does not actually refer to colorful horses. Not even [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic Rainbow Dash.]]
* HostageSpiritLink does not involve the ghost of the protagonist of ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' being held for ransom.
** Nor does it involve a ''MagicTheGathering'' creature enchantment that costs one white mana to play and has appeared in every numbered edition since 4th as well as in ''Legends''.
* HostileShowTakeover is not about actors buying a controlling share in a show and then using the power of ExecutiveMeddling to make themselves leads.
** It's also not about a [[TropesAreNotBad benevolent executive]] stepping in to prevent a show from physically attacking its audience.
* HotBlooded doesn't mean what it means in the song by Foreigner. (Check it and see.) Nor is it about warm-blooded animals UpToEleven.
* A HotCoffeeMinigame will most definitely ''not'' be found in any of the ''VideoGame/CookingMama'' video games.
* HotLibrarian is not a librarian working in a very warm library. (Though the resulting [[FetishFuel sweating and having to take off some clothes]] may invoke this trope.)
* HotSubOnSubAction is not actual [[RuleThirtyFour submarine sex]]. Or submarine sandwich sex ([[FoeYay Subway/Quiznos]] [[CrackPairing FTW!]]). Or a trope about two "[[{{Uke}} submissives]]" together.
** Or substitute teachers.
* HotWings is not about wings that are FetishFuel (although some would be turned on anyway). Nor is it about chicken. ([[LeeroyJenkins Aww...]])
** It also doesn't refer to a stolen airplane.
* HouseAmnesia does ''not'' occur when [[Series/{{House}} a certain]] DrJerk gets a tap on the head and forgets everything.
* HouseFey is not about [[VisualNovel/AceAttorney the practitioners of the Kurain channeling technique]]. Or finding the aforementioned DrJerk suspiciously charming.
** Nor is it describing a guest appearance by TinaFey on HouseMD.
* HouseRules ''is'' probably this wiki's consensus regarding Hugh Laurie's [[Series/{{House}} show]], but the page isn't about that.
* Administrivia/HowDidWeMissThisOne is not a statement that an exasperated GiantMook berates his ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy-trained underlings with, or a spymaster to his incompetent agents.
* HowDidYouKnowIDidnt is not what you might ask when someone catches you pretending you'd done something.
* HowDoYouLikeThemApples is not about surveys from apple farmers.
* HowUnscientific is not expressed on the MohsScaleOfScienceFictionHardness.
* HubCity is not that suburban area where bumpers and promos for Creator/TheHub takes place.
** Nor is it Boston, in spite of one of the nicknames for that city.
* HugeGuyTinyGirl refers to body height, and not, er, another kind of length.
* HulkingOut involves more than just tearing off your tee-shirt to give to the crowd.
** And if you think it involves doing a FaceHeelTurn to increase your [[AttentionWhore celebrity]] [[ItsAllAboutMe status]], you're even further off the mark.
* HulkSpeak is not about ComicBook/TheIncredibleHulk giving speeches or going into politics. Or ending sentences with "brother".
* HumansAreBastards is not about a BadFuture where marriage between humans is banned, forcing all subsequent births to be illegitimate.
* HumansAreTheRealMonsters is not particularly related to the ScoobyDooHoax.
* A HurricaneOfEuphemisms does not refer to bad weather in [[Anime/CodeGeass Britannia]].
* HybridMonster does not refer to a highly modified Prius with enormous tires that's capable of crushing a row of junked gas-guzzlers down at the arena on SUNDAY! SUNDAY! SUNDAY!
* A HyperactiveSprite is not a fairy-type character with lots of energy. Nor is it [[KlatchianCoffee a lemon-lime soda that makes you hyperactive]].
* HyperspaceArsenal is not what happens when a certain soccer team gets a [[StarWars hyperdrive]].
* HypnoFool is not about a Jester who specializes in that.
** Or a stupid specimen of a Psychic Franchise/{{Pokemon}} variety.
** Or a BurgerFool that hypnotizes its customers to make them feel full--or, better, hungry so they'll buy more.
* HypnotizeThePrincess is not a very limited variation of the ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'' spell "Charm Person".
[[/folder]]

[[folder:I]]
* IAmBecomingSong is not an unusual case of InvoluntaryShapeshifting.
** Nor does it mean turning into a Korean person with a common family name.
* IAmBigBoned has nothing to do with BiggusDickus.
* ImAHumanitarian is ''most definitely'' not about Humanist Atheist characters or charity workers. Though this troper isn't taking any chances.
* IAmAMonster is not how half the cast of ''Series/SesameStreet'' introduces themselves.
* "IAmLegion" will not be said by [[AncientGrome Roman Millitary Tribunes or Strategoi]].
* IAmNotLeftHanded has little to do with left-handedness.
* IAmNotMyFather does not regard a man who's rumored to be his own parent.
* IAmNotShazam is not the phrase someone says when they are asked to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shazam_(service) identify a piece of music]].
* IAmSong is not a [[IAmTheNoun grammatically questionable statement of identity]] (and hence not usually a musician's BadassBoast).
** Nor is it an assertion that one is the Korean person being inquired after.
* IAmSpartacus is not usually followed by [[PunctuatedForEmphasis This Is SPARTA]].
* IAteWhat is not what someone said when they unknowingly were fed [[WhosOnFirst the 2nd baseman of the]] [[Creator/AbbottAndCostello Lou Costello baseball team.]]
* ICallHimMisterHappy has nothing to do with naming a certain ''Literature/MrMen'' character.
* ICannotSelfTerminate does not refer to someone who's unable to send a {{Terminator}} robot back in time to kill his or her younger self.
* ICantBelieveItsNotHeroin has no relation whatsoever to WhatDoYouMeanItWasntMadeOnDrugs. Nor is it a reaction to a FauxActionGirl.
* ICantUseTheseThingsTogether is not about the problems gamers face when confronted with way too many buttons to press at the same time.
** Nor does it have to do with NoodleImplements.
* IdiotBall is not a fancy dance party full of idiots.
* IDoNotOwn is not about admitting one's inferiority, unless you count lack of originality.
* IFoughtTheLawAndTheLawWon has nothing to do with getting your ass kicked by a particular ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}}'' character.
* IGotBigger is not boasting about expansion of a man's base organs.
* IHaveBoobsYouMustObey involves obeying the person who ''has'' the boobs, not the boobs themselves.
* IHaveYouNowMyPretty is rarely ever followed up with the phrase "AndYourLittleDogToo".
* IHaveYourIndex does not actually have [[LightNovel/ACertainMagicalIndex Index]].
* IJustShotMarvinInTheFace, but not because [[WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes he was trying to claim this planet in the name of Mars]].
* IJustWantToBeNormal is not a reason your [[Franchise/{{Pokemon}} Eevee doesn't want to evolve.]]
* IKissYourFoot is not specifically about foot fetish. Which doesn't mean that these two things cannot be combined, of course. Like when e.g. a [[MahouSenseiNegima certain gothic lolita vampire]] is involved.
* IKnowYouKnowIKnow is not about orgies.
* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight is not a phrase displayed onscreen (and spoken aloud by the announcer) before a round begins in a FightingGame.
* INeedToGoIronMyDog is not about a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shar_Pei Shar Pei]]. Nor is it about a compulsion to abuse animals.
** Nor is it about [[ComicBook/IronMan Tony Stark]] being too busy for distractions as he adopts a dog and makes some specialized PoweredArmor for it.
* INeedYouStronger is not a plea for assistance from Series/KamenRiderStronger.
* ImprobablyPredictable has nothing to do with StrictlyFormula.
* IReadThatAsDiscussion does not involve misreading non-discussion topics as discussion.
* IRememberBecause is not the next addictive TVTropes JustForFun fad next to IReadThatAs and IThoughtItMeant.
** [[RuleOfFun Though it should be]].
** It is also not about [[WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy Peter Griffin's]] thought process.
* ISayWhatISay has nothing to do with WesternAnimation/FoghornLeghorn's VerbalTic.
* IThoughtItMeant ''isn't'' IThoughtTheySaid, and vice-versa. Bonus points for recursivness!
* IThoughtItMeantDiscussion isn't a response to some comment resulting in immediate and drastic action.
* IWantMyJetpack isn't about the solution to a particularly GuideDangIt puzzle in the first ''SpaceQuest'' game.
* IWantSong is not about a king demanding minstrels. Nor is it about a big, dumb, mean captor who is sedate ''as long as there's music playing''.
** Nor is it the song "I Want It Now!" sung by Veruca Salt (the character, not the band) from [[Film/WillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory that film]].
** It's also not a [=LOLcat=]. (Not yet, anyway.)
* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine has nothing to do with "[[Film/{{Scarface}} Say hello to my little friend!]]"
* IdiosyncraticShipNaming is not about how actual vessels are given clever or thematic names (such as Imperial warships in ''Franchise/StarWars'' sounding very nasty, cruel, and/or violent).
* IdiotBall is not a nickname for a sport given by the sport's {{hatedom}}.
** Nor is it a ball [[{{Calvinball}} game with nonsense rules]].
* The IdiotHero is not necessarily the star of an IdiotPlot.
* For that matter, an IdiotPlot is not a story [[ViewersAreMorons written for morons]].
** Nor is it a scheme that [[WhoWouldBeStupidEnough only an idiot could come up with]].
* IfJesusThenAliens is not the argument that if you let one (or a few) foreigners from Mexico and points south, you're opening it up to all of them.
* IfYouCallBeforeMidnightTonight is not an argument over when "tonight" becomes "tomorrow morning".
* IfYouKillHimYouWillBeJustLikeHim is not about using KlingonPromotion to take over the position of your favourite idol.
* IKEAErotica is not a trope about people having sex with furniture, though a fic about [[CargoShip people having sex with furniture]] can ''be'' IKEAErotica. Nor, on a related note, is it necessarily set in a labyrnthine Scandinavian furniture store.
* IllGirl is not the third of her kind.
** Becoming an IV Girl isn't out of the question, though.
* IllogicalSafe is not a subtrope of SolveTheSoupCans relating to boxes with bizarre locking mechanisms.
** Nor is it about TheMcCoy being in no danger.
* ImagineSpot is not a [[Literature/DickAndJane command]]. "ImagineSpot running! Run, Spot, Run!"
* ImmigrantPatriotism is not about immigrants flaunting their home countries at everybody and expressing its supposed superiority over the country they moved to, but the exact opposite mindset.
* ImmuneToBullets MadeOfIron is ''two'' tropes, not one. (Blame the quote in ICannotSelfTerminate.)
* ImmuneToFate does not meant that [[MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha Fate Testarossa's]] attacks cannot effect you.
* ImplacableMan -- "implacable" not in the sexual sense.
* ImpaledPalm involves the impaling the palm of one's hand, not a palm tree.
* ImplausibleFencingPowers is in no way a ludicrously overpowered ability to build fences.
** Nor is it a ludicrously overpowered ability to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fence_(criminal) resell stolen property]].
* An ImportantHaircut is not (necessarily) highly unusual and unique that people can easily identify an individual with it.
* ImpossiblyCoolClothes and ImpossiblyCoolWeapon are not about clothes or weapons at temperatures below absolute zero.
* ImprobableAge has nothing to do with Really700YearsOld.
** Nor is it another name for the era described by TheTimeofMyths.
* ImprobableCover isn't about an image that, against all odds, was put on the front of a book.
* InAWorld is not specifically a [[SpeculativeFictionTropes Speculative Fiction Trope]].
* InLoveWithTheMark is an [[ProfessionalKiller assassination]] trope. It is not about conmen falling in love with TheMark. Nor is it about being in love with someone whose name ''happens'' to be Mark.
* InNameOnly is not about situations that [[IThoughtItMeant technically fit title of a trope]] without actually being an example of that trope.
* InWhichATropeIsDescribed is not about patent applications.
* IncrediblyLamePun does not refer to a pun walking with a pronounced limp.
** It is also not a pun that cannot stand on its own without the aid of other linguistic devices.
* An IncrediblyObviousBomb is not the producer's description of [[SoBadItsHorrible a particularly bad work]].
* An IncrediblyObviousBug is not a [[GoodBadBugs glitch]] that [[GameBreaker really should have been discovered]] during the first round of testing. Nor is it about an easily-noticed insect, or, for that matter a [[Film/{{Bullitt}} prominently positioned Volkswagen]].
* IncrediblyObviousTail is nothing to do with prehensile growths from the lower back, nor with an obsolete and somewhat derogatory term for ''woman'', nor a big butt (male or female).
* An InconvenientSummons is not telling you that you have to report to JuryDuty when you're busy.
* InescapableNet is not about how pervasive or addictive the Internet has become in our lives.
* InflationNegation is not about deflating or popping.
* An InkStainAdaptation is not one based on a Rorschach test.
* InnocentFanserviceGirl is not about a female character who's sexually suggestive in a family-friendly way, nor does it involve crime investigations where the attractive female suspect turns out not to be the culprit.
* TheInquisitorGeneral is not literally the person in charge of the Inquisition, Spanish or otherwise.
* InsaneTrollLogic is not necessarily employed by {{Troll}}s, insane or otherwise.
* An InsigniaRipOffRitual is not a ritual to appease those whose trademarked insignia you've just [[BlandNameProduct ripped off]].
* InspirationallyDisadvantaged is not a politically correct term for writer's block.
* InstantIndexJustAddWater is not about a freeze-dried or minuscule index that can be made into a normal index by getting it wet.
* InstantMassJustAddWater is not about characters or monsters that gain size by absorbing nearby liquids. It also doesn't suggest a nonalcoholic version of Catholic communion.
* [[AssimilationPlot Instrumentality]] has little usefulness.
** It is not a [[Franchise/MortalKombat fatality]] performed with a tuba. (That would be fun to watch, though.)
* InsultBackfire is not about making fun of the [[MnogoNukesOtherNavalNukes Tu-22M]].
* InsultTropes is not an instruction.
* An IntellectualAnimal is not a human being. TakeThat, Creator/{{Aristotle}}!
* IntercourseWithYou isn't about wanting to communicate with someone.
* UsefulNotes/InternationalDateLine is not telephone service to get dates with foreigners.
* InternetColdReader is not a person who is a DeadpanSnarker on the internet.
** Nor is it someone on the Internet who makes videos of him- or herself [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cold_reading_%28theatrical%29 reading scripts without having seen them before]].
* An InternetToughGuy is not someone who creates a real-life underground fighting competition, and then posts his victories there on Website/YouTube.
* InterruptedByTheEnd is not about [[ThatOneBoss fighting The End]] from VideoGame/MetalGearSolid3SnakeEater.
* InvulnerableKnuckles is not about [[Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog Knuckles the Echidna]] becoming invulnerable. His namesakes, the knuckles that he sends, don't quite qualify in some versions of the character, considering what he's expected to fight, but they come close.
* IronLady has nothing to do with robots. Nor maids, for that matter.
** It is also neither [[StayInTheKitchen a command]] nor an implication that MargaretThatcher has access to [[Comicbook/IronMan Tony Stark's armor]].
*** Nor the band Music/IronMaiden
* IronicHell is not about being condemned to an eternity full of hipsters. Nor is it about an afterlife run by hipsters.
** Although if you went to hell for harm you had done to hipsters, and hell was full of hipsters, that ''would'' be an IronicHell.
* ISurrenderSuckers involves neither handing over your lollipops, nor your tentacles.
* ItGetsEasier is not about how NintendoHard games get easier the more you practice them.
** Similarly, ItNeverGetsAnyEasier is not about games that don't get easier with practice, or to the fact that games never ''decrease'' in difficulty as you proceed.
* ItemGet does not precede [[VideoGame/MegaManBattleNetwork ability program]].
* TheItemNumber is not about cataloguing inventory.
* ItsACostumePartyISwear has absolutely nothing to do with furry gatherings and the denial thereof.
* ItsASmallNetAfterAll, does not involve [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks animatronic children of the world]] [[EarWorm singing a song that takes seven years to get out of your head]].
* ItsAWonderfulFailure is not ItsAWonderfulPlot where the protagonist kills himself at the end.
** Nor when somebody fails and the story portrays it in a cheerful tone.
* ItsEasySoItSucks isn't about genderless entities that are very easy to seduce and therefore, uh, nevermind.
** And ItsPopularNowItSucks is not about said entities becoming sluttier as they become more popular.
*** Usually it's the reverse...
* ItsHardSoItSucks is not about having a fetish for flaccid penises, or fans of [[MohsScaleOfScienceFictionHardness soft]] science fiction.
* ItsNotPornItsAnIndex has nothing to do with ItsNotPornItsArt.
* ItsRainingMen is neither about disco, nor [[QueerAsTropes homosexuality]].
* ItsShortSoItSucks is not about penis sizes.
** Nor is it synonymous with "It's small, so it fellates."
* ItsUpToYou generally doesn't give you a choice in the matter.
* ItSucks is not for Administrivia/ComplainingAboutShowsYouDontLike.
** Nor does it describe what a vampire, a leech, or a vacuum cleaner do.
* ItWasHisSled AndYourLittleDogToo isn't a massive paranoia trope.
** Nor is it about riding a MonsterClown down a snowy mountain.
** Nor about ''Literature/HowTheGrinchStoleChristmas''.
* IveHeardOfThatWhatIsIt is not a LampshadeHanging of AsYouKnow, though the former can be used to ''justify'' the use of the latter.
* ImTakingHerHomeWithMe has nothing to do with TakingYouWithMe.
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** Nor does it have to do with NoodleImplements.
* IdiotBall is not a fancy dance party full of idiots.
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* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor is not a particularly stubborn revolving door that keeps hitting people that try to go through it in the face and the heel.
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* GetBackInTheCloset is not when someone is told that it's not yet safe to stop hiding in a closet, nor about a gay person who has already come out wanting to go back on it.
10th Jul '14 10:06:03 AM MayIncon
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* GrandeDame is not [[GuiltyGear Dizzy and Robo-Ky's]] version of BigNo, [[CatchPhrase no matter how many times they said it in-game.]]
4th Jul '14 1:07:16 AM nightelf37
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* GrandTheftPrototype is not a crossover between ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAuto'' and ''{{VideoGame/Prototype}}''. Though that may be awesome.
24th Jun '14 8:25:28 AM MarsJenkar
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** Nor does it have anything to do with the Music/BarenakedLadies song. That's actually about a [[GreenEyedMonster different kind of green]].



* {{Grumman}} did not create the [=F4F=] Wildcat, [=F6F=] Hellcat, TBF Avenger, F-14 Tomcat, A-6 Intruder, or other famous "Iron Works" products.

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* {{Grumman}} Tropers/{{Grumman}} did not create the [=F4F=] Wildcat, [=F6F=] Hellcat, TBF Avenger, F-14 Tomcat, A-6 Intruder, or other famous "Iron Works" products.



** It is not a [[Franchise/MortalKombat fatality]] performed with a tuba.
*** But it should be!

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** It is not a [[Franchise/MortalKombat fatality]] performed with a tuba.
*** But it should be!
tuba. (That would be fun to watch, though.)
22nd Jun '14 11:48:25 AM NineTailedCat
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* InnocentFanserviceGirl is not about a female character who's sexually suggestive in a family-friendly way.

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* InnocentFanserviceGirl is not about a female character who's sexually suggestive in a family-friendly way.way, nor does it involve crime investigations where the attractive female suspect turns out not to be the culprit.
15th Jun '14 2:54:44 PM LucaEarlgrey
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* HarderThanHard is not about getting an even bigger erection than usual.
11th Jun '14 5:33:34 PM Kalvan
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** For that matter, it has nothing to do with joining any military's special forces units whatsoever.
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