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14th May '16 5:45:12 PM TMNTFanGirl
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* This trope is lampshaded by Agura and Tezz in ''WesternAnimation/HotWheelsBattleForce5''--Agura, the hunting enthusiast of the group, had said, "Humans, like most animals, are creatures of habit. Which makes it ''very'' useful when you're trying to hunt them."
8th May '16 7:54:04 PM nombretomado
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* One episode of ''HomeImprovement'' portrays Tim as one of these, as a CompressedVice.

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* One episode of ''HomeImprovement'' ''Series/HomeImprovement'' portrays Tim as one of these, as a CompressedVice.
18th Mar '16 1:53:37 PM Hossmeister
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17th Mar '16 3:29:19 PM Hossmeister
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* ''TheBigBangTheory'': Sheldon. Penny uses it against him during an EscalatingWar by filling all the washing machines in the building when Sheldon was going to do his laundry, forcing him to do his laundry later. He doesn't take it well.

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* ''TheBigBangTheory'': 'Series/TheBigBangTheory'': Sheldon. Penny uses it against him during an EscalatingWar by filling all the washing machines in the building when Sheldon was going to do his laundry, forcing him to do his laundry later. He doesn't take it well.
31st Jan '16 5:19:46 AM Evighet
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* ''Literature/AManCalledOve'': Ove is the poster child for this trope. To the point that he doesn't even need an alarm clock, because he's always woken up at the same time, every day, his whole life.
15th Dec '15 8:58:24 PM FF32
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* In fact, many [[SCPFoundation SCPs]] cause those affected to act a certain way for the rest of their lives.

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* ** In fact, many [[SCPFoundation [[Wiki/SCPFoundation SCPs]] cause those affected to act a certain way for the rest of their lives.
8th Nov '15 9:11:27 AM Nazetrime
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* Carl in ''VideoGame/HometownStory'', who has a quite regular schedrule and is a big watch nerd. He was quite the opposite in his youth, but being late to a date once lead to his then-fiancee getting injured. To give an idea of how bad it was, Carl's wife Aisha is introduced to the player in a wheelchair.
5th Nov '15 7:31:28 AM Willbyr
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* Klaus, in ''FromEroicaWithLove'', is as much a Creature of Habit as being an international spy will allow him to be, bordering on ScheduleFanatic.

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* Klaus, in ''FromEroicaWithLove'', ''Manga/FromEroicaWithLove'', is as much a Creature of Habit as being an international spy will allow him to be, bordering on ScheduleFanatic.
9th Sep '15 4:00:40 PM nombretomado
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* Skalman from ''{{Bamse}}''. One of his inventions is a special alarm clock which rings when it's time for a meal or a nap. Come naptime, he goes to sleep as soon as he hears the ring, even if he's in the middle of something adventurous.

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* Skalman from ''{{Bamse}}''.''ComicBook/{{Bamse}}''. One of his inventions is a special alarm clock which rings when it's time for a meal or a nap. Come naptime, he goes to sleep as soon as he hears the ring, even if he's in the middle of something adventurous.
31st May '15 10:00:03 AM poi99
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They tend to be a source of puzzlement for more dynamic characters...or indeed, the audience themselves when ValuesDissonance comes into play. Many cultures maintain that change is a good thing, and at the very least people should be ambitious and adaptable - who wants to stay stuck in a rut for all their lives? Particularly if the Creature of Habit is a pig-farmer in medieval England, or a peasant in the feudal age. Surely they would be glad to get out of there?

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They tend to be a source of puzzlement for more dynamic characters...or indeed, characters and many audiences, especially in the audience themselves when ValuesDissonance comes cases [[ValuesDissonance where cultural differences come into play. Many cultures maintain that change is a good thing, and at the very least people should be ambitious and adaptable - who wants to stay stuck in a rut for all their lives? Particularly if play]]. Say the Creature of Habit is a pig-farmer in medieval England, or a peasant in the feudal age. Surely they would be glad to get out of there?
there? Or have some ambition beyond being stuck in a rut all their lives?
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