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6th Apr '18 4:01:18 PM zephyran
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** It is later revealed in an extended flashback that Gary, while on a private jet to Europe with Senna and suffering from extreme nervousness (this being his first ever flight), accepted her suggestion that he have a drink or three. (He didn't pay attention to what he was drinking, she didn't pay attention to his requests for something non-alcoholic.) By the end of the flight, Gary had joined the MileHighClub, which might well not have happened had he been sober, given his nervousness about [[{{Transsexual}} Senna's gender status]].

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** It is later revealed in an extended flashback that Gary, while on a private jet to Europe with Senna and suffering from extreme nervousness (this being his first ever flight), accepted her suggestion that he have a drink or three. (He didn't pay attention to what he was drinking, she didn't pay attention to his requests for something non-alcoholic.) By the end of the flight, Gary had joined the MileHighClub, which might well not have happened had he been sober, given his nervousness about [[{{Transsexual}} [[{{Transgender}} Senna's gender status]].
28th Mar '18 7:39:10 AM MasterFuzzy
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* "Love" potions are essentially this trope in ''Literature/HarryPotter.'' They provide a powerful attraction and infatuation that lasts for a brief while. The sixth book reveals that Voldemort was born from usage of these.
25th Mar '18 5:44:38 AM JackG
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* ''Series/PersonOfInterest''. John Dillinger (Reese's predecessor as [[PersonWithTheClothing The Man in the Suit]] vigilante) is introduced saving a DamselInDistress [[BigDamnHeroes just as she's about to be murdered]], then telling her, "I don't know about you, but INeedAFreakingDrink." Cut to her [[RescueSex waking up in his bed]] the next day. The scene establishes Dillinger as a more sleazy and less moral character than John Reese.

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* ''Series/PersonOfInterest''. John Dillinger (Reese's predecessor as [[PersonWithTheClothing The Man in the Suit]] vigilante) is introduced saving a DamselInDistress [[BigDamnHeroes just as she's about to be murdered]], then telling her, "I "You've had a very traumatic experience. You probably shouldn't be on your own right now. I don't know about you, but INeedAFreakingDrink.[[INeedAFreakingDrink I could use a drink]]." Cut to her [[RescueSex waking up in his bed]] the next day. The scene establishes Dillinger as a more sleazy and less moral character than John Reese.
25th Mar '18 5:37:20 AM JackG
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* ''Series/PersonOfInterest''. John Dillinger (Reese's predecessor as [[PersonWithTheClothing The Man in the Suit]] vigilante) is introduced saving a DamselInDistress [[BigDamnHeroes just as she's about to be murdered]], then telling her, "I don't know about you, but INeedAFreakingDrink." Cut to her [[RescueSex waking up in his bed]] the next day. The scene establishes Dillinger as a more sleazy and less moral character than John Reese.
16th Feb '18 11:36:58 PM foxley
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* In ''Film/{{Tamara}}'', Patrick specifically invites two freshman girls to the party specifically intending to ply them with booze and take advantage of them. It is implied that the drinks might also be drugged.
27th Jan '18 4:54:19 PM SteveMB
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[[caption-width-right:226:Note: Please check [[QuestionableConsent your moral compass]] before [[DontTryThisAtHome attempting this]]. Checking relative alcoholic capacities [[http://www.ma3comic.com/strips-ma3/make_his_a_double might be a good idea too.]]]]

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[[caption-width-right:226:Note: Please check [[QuestionableConsent your moral compass]] before [[DontTryThisAtHome attempting this]]. Checking [[DrinkingContest relative alcoholic capacities capacities]] [[http://www.ma3comic.com/strips-ma3/make_his_a_double might be a good idea too.]]]]
7th Jan '18 1:16:13 PM Yuihime
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* Meanwhile in ''Webcomic/DanAndMabsFurryAdventures'', Kria Soulstealer wants to get ''herself'' drunk enough to [[http://missmab.com/Comics/Vol_1461.php flirt with a good-looking Undead]] without it [[ILoveTheDead being too weird]].
3rd Jan '18 8:19:14 AM major-kumquat
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* Done by the narrator in "No Shade in the Shadow of the Cross" by Music/SufjanStevens:
-->''Like a champion, get drunk to get laid.''


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8th Oct '17 2:06:52 AM JackG
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* ''Film/BladeRunner2049''. Officer K's [[DaChief human superior]] in the LAPD helps herself to a drink in his apartment, and muses what might happen if she stays to finish the bottle. Ignoring the implying hint, the replicant encourages her to leave instead.

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* ''Film/BladeRunner2049''. Officer K's [[DaChief human superior]] in the LAPD helps herself to a drink in his apartment, and muses what might happen if she stays to finish the bottle. Ignoring K pretends not to notice the implying hint, the replicant encourages her to leave instead.hint and she leaves quickly.
7th Oct '17 2:05:45 AM JackG
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* ''Film/BladeRunner2049''. Officer K's [[DaChief human superior]] in the LAPD helps herself to a drink in his apartment, and muses what might happen if she stays to finish the bottle. Ignoring the implying hint, the replicant encourages her to leave instead.
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