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14th Mar '16 5:34:43 PM LBHills
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So there's some sort of fun musical number going on and one character, usually a villain, is not joining in on the fun. They're either watching with a scowl, or have something much more important on their mind. The character looks over to his lackey or partner, only to see them dancing along! Often followed by a sharp glare and the lackey sheepishly stopping.

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So there's some sort The Attention Deficit Disciple is found in conjunction with the StopHavingFunGuy, usually as a sidekick or junior partner and generally as the stupider of fun the two. Whenever the bulk of the cast are engaged in WackyFratboyHijinks, a musical number going on and one character, usually or some other rollicking bit of fun, the StopHavingFunGuy will refuse to join in. However, a villain, zoom-out or change of view will reveal that his companion is not cheerfully joining in on the fun. They're either watching with a scowl, or have something much more important on their mind. The character looks over to his lackey or partner, only to see them dancing along! in.

Often followed by leads to a sharp glare and DeathGlare and/or AmusingInjuries for the lackey sheepishly stopping.
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8th Mar '16 2:36:37 AM erforce
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* In ''Film/{{Anchorman}}'', Brick begins joining in with a rival news team in laughing at his friends.

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* In ''Film/{{Anchorman}}'', ''Film/AnchormanTheLegendOfRonBurgundy'', Brick begins joining in with a rival news team in laughing at his friends.
28th Jan '16 5:36:09 AM Piando
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* In ''{{Anchorman}}'', Brick begins joining in with a rival news team in laughing at his friends.

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* In ''{{Anchorman}}'', ''Film/{{Anchorman}}'', Brick begins joining in with a rival news team in laughing at his friends.




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26th Aug '15 7:35:40 PM nombretomado
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* TV's Frank does this numerous times on ''{{Mystery Science Theater 3000}}''.

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* TV's Frank does this numerous times on ''{{Mystery Science Theater 3000}}''.
''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000''.
2nd Jun '15 9:06:25 PM ultimomant
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* Occurs in ''RockyHorrorPictureShow'' when Rocky, as well as all the nameless Transylvanians and Columbia, start dancing along to Eddie singing Hot Patootie much to Frank's dismay/jealousy. Instead of stopping in embarrassment, Rocky gets thrown into the elevator by Frank and watches in horror as he kills Eddie with a pick axe.
* The finale of the movie remake of ''{{Hairspray}}'' does this with Velma and Amber.
* In ''{{Enchanted}}'', Robert catches ''himself'' bobbing along with Giselle's CrowdSong before realizing what he's doing.

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* Occurs in ''RockyHorrorPictureShow'' ''Film/TheRockyHorrorPictureShow'' when Rocky, as well as all the nameless Transylvanians and Columbia, start dancing along to Eddie singing Hot Patootie much to Frank's dismay/jealousy. Instead of stopping in embarrassment, Rocky gets thrown into the elevator by Frank and watches in horror as he kills Eddie with a pick axe.
* The finale of the movie remake of ''{{Hairspray}}'' ''Film/{{Hairspray}}'' does this with Velma and Amber.
* In ''{{Enchanted}}'', ''Film/{{Enchanted}}'', Robert catches ''himself'' bobbing along with Giselle's CrowdSong before realizing what he's doing.
5th Apr '15 3:24:05 PM mkmckoy
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* Iago in ''{{Disney/Aladdin}}''.

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* Iago in ''{{Disney/Aladdin}}''.''{{Disney/Aladdin}}'' during [[IAmGreatSong "Prince Ali."]]
5th Apr '15 3:20:55 PM mkmckoy
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* ''Film/TheMask'', with all the cops joining in. Subverted, too, when the lieutenant in charge tells his subordinate: "[[http://youtu.be/-dyO9SWiY7k?t=2m3s You start dancing, I'll blow your brains out.]]"

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* ''Film/TheMask'', with all the cops joining in. Subverted, Invoked, too, when the lieutenant in charge tells his subordinate: "[[http://youtu.be/-dyO9SWiY7k?t=2m3s You start dancing, I'll blow your brains out.]]"
20th Feb '15 6:47:56 PM SomeoneElse17
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* Wrestling/BethPhoenix sighed at Wrestling/JillianHall's "[[HollywoodToneDeaf performance]]" of Beyonce's "Single Ladies" on Monday Night Raw only to give [[DeathGlare an even more disapproving glare]] to Katie Lea Burchill, who she noticed was dancing along to it. Katie quickly cut it out.

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* Wrestling/BethPhoenix sighed at Wrestling/JillianHall's "[[HollywoodToneDeaf performance]]" of Beyonce's "Single Ladies" on Monday Night Raw only to give [[DeathGlare an even more disapproving glare]] to [[Wrestling/KatarinaWaters Katie Lea Burchill, Burchill]], who she noticed was dancing along to it. Katie quickly cut it out.
7th Feb '15 10:59:34 PM DastardlyDemolition
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* ''Film/TheMask'', with all the cops joining in. Subverted, too, when the lieutenant in charge tells his subordinate: "You go dancing out there and I'll shoot you myself."

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* ''Film/TheMask'', with all the cops joining in. Subverted, too, when the lieutenant in charge tells his subordinate: "You go dancing out there and "[[http://youtu.be/-dyO9SWiY7k?t=2m3s You start dancing, I'll shoot you myself."blow your brains out.]]"
11th Jan '15 5:36:02 AM TheUnsquished
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** Inverted somewhat in ''Kiss Kiss Bang Bangalore''. When the Indian employees and some other characters break out into a {{Bollywood}} song and dance, Smithers looks on eagerly until Burns allows him to join in.

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** Inverted somewhat in ''Kiss Kiss Bang Bangalore''. When the Indian employees and some other characters break out into a {{Bollywood}} UsefulNotes/{{Bollywood}} song and dance, Smithers looks on eagerly until Burns allows him to join in.
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