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26th Nov '16 5:44:37 PM Yuihime
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* ''VideoGame/StardewValley'' update 1.1 added [[TheAlcoholic Shane]] to the possible love interests. Naturally, the most obvious way to his heart is to give him lots of beer. The irony of this is, Shane's storyline is about [[DeconstructedTrope how his alcoholism is ruining his life]]. Oops.

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* ''VideoGame/StardewValley'' update 1.1 added [[TheAlcoholic Shane]] to the possible love interests. Naturally, Buying Shane beer at the most obvious way bar is one of the fastest ways to his heart is to give him lots of beer. The irony of this is, get a partner for the first Flower Dance. Shane's storyline is about [[DeconstructedTrope how his alcoholism is ruining his life]]. Oops.[[MyGodWhatHaveIDone Oops]].
4th Nov '16 3:22:35 PM Yuihime
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* ''VideoGame/StardewValley'' update 1.1 added [[TheAlcoholic Shane]] to the possible love interests. Naturally, the most obvious way to his heart is to give him lots of beer. The irony of this is, Shane's storyline is about [[DeconstructedTrope how his alcoholism is ruining his life]]. Oops.
2nd Nov '16 12:01:15 PM ChesterPolarbear
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* In [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J8-EORe_uBQ "Cindy C."]], Music/{{Prince}} is trying to get Creator/CindyCrawford drunk so she'll sleep with him.
26th Oct '16 4:26:39 AM Spindriver
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** Sonya sets out to get Erik drunk for seduction purposes (actually so she can break him up with Zii). But he proves to have a much higher tolerance for alcohol than her, so that goes the way of most of Sonya's bright ideas.

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** Zii gets Erik and Adrien into bed for a threesome after a night's mutual drowning of sorrows over [=DiDi.=]
** Sonya sets out to get Erik drunk for seduction purposes (actually so she can break him up with Zii). But he proves to have a much higher tolerance for alcohol than her, so that goes the way of most many of Sonya's bright ideas.


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* ''Webcomic/StickyDillyBuns'': Booze leads Jerzy to bad decisions [[http://www.stickydillybuns.com/strips-sdb/i_am_whoever_you_want_me_to_be here.]] He'd been fending Angel off for a long time before this.
23rd Oct '16 5:23:02 AM Morgenthaler
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* Subverted in ''FiftyFirstDates'': one of the male lead's seduction techniques involves plying his dates with non-alcoholic beverages but telling them they're alcoholic for [[FakeHigh a placebo effect]]. This lets the women lower their inhibitions without reducing cognitive function, so nobody has to feel guilty.

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* Subverted in ''FiftyFirstDates'': ''Film/FiftyFirstDates'': one of the male lead's seduction techniques involves plying his dates with non-alcoholic beverages but telling them they're alcoholic for [[FakeHigh a placebo effect]]. This lets the women lower their inhibitions without reducing cognitive function, so nobody has to feel guilty.
24th Sep '16 4:26:23 PM nombretomado
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* On ''CloneHigh USA'', Abe and Gandhi want to provide the beer for a party to loosen up Cleopatra. But, because they are underage, they are only able to get nonalcoholic near beer and lie to everyone.

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* On ''CloneHigh ''WesternAnimation/CloneHigh USA'', Abe and Gandhi want to provide the beer for a party to loosen up Cleopatra. But, because they are underage, they are only able to get nonalcoholic near beer and lie to everyone.
21st Aug '16 8:32:39 AM Da1tonTheGreat
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Anyway, this trope is fairly common in fiction, but [[DiscreditedTrope usually parodied]] nowadays.

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Anyway, this trope is fairly common in fiction, but [[DiscreditedTrope usually parodied]] nowadays.
nowadays, and is quickly entering [[DeadHorseTrope Dead Horse]] territory due to increased awareness of date rape.
10th Aug '16 12:09:24 PM ChesterPolarbear
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* The couple in[[http://img1.etsystatic.com/014/1/6191330/il_570xN.467893435_qxpq.jpg this]] E-z Wider ad are about to share a joint.

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* The couple in[[http://img1.in [[http://img1.etsystatic.com/014/1/6191330/il_570xN.467893435_qxpq.jpg this]] E-z Wider ad are about to share a joint.
10th Aug '16 12:07:46 PM ChesterPolarbear
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* The couple in[[http://img1.etsystatic.com/014/1/6191330/il_570xN.467893435_qxpq.jpg this]] E-z Wider ad are about to share a joint.




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* Cheryl Ladd sings about how [[DrugsAreGood smoking pot makes her horny]] (judging from both her lustful cooing and [[MatingDance dance moves]]) when she performs [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yTf8j9lu40Y this cover]] of the [[WordOfGod pro-pot]] [[Music/TheBeatles Beatles song]] "Got To Get You Into My Life".
22nd Jul '16 3:10:58 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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** Joy (six months pregnant, with no idea who the father is [[spoiler: It's Earl]]) is out with her friends at a bar, worried about how she's going to survive without a man since her parents kicked her out of the house. Joy then notices Earl, and [[DangerouslyGenreSavvy knowing that he probably won't go for a pregnant lady on his own]], she conspires with her friends to get him wasted, which they do. Then they introduce Earl to Joy. [[WhatDidIDoLastNight The next morning]], Earl wakes up in a hotel room in UsefulNotes/LasVegas, completely naked, with Joy...and a new wedding ring.

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** Joy (six months pregnant, with no idea who the father is [[spoiler: It's Earl]]) is out with her friends at a bar, worried about how she's going to survive without a man since her parents kicked her out of the house. Joy then notices Earl, and [[DangerouslyGenreSavvy knowing that he probably won't go for a pregnant lady on his own]], own, she conspires with her friends to get him wasted, which they do. Then they introduce Earl to Joy. [[WhatDidIDoLastNight The next morning]], Earl wakes up in a hotel room in UsefulNotes/LasVegas, completely naked, with Joy...and a new wedding ring.
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