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24th Sep '17 3:59:53 PM Andyroid
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* In the Creator/CarlBarks story "The Money Champ", Flintheart Glomgold is sad for having betrayed his mother's hopes when he used crooked means on his efforts to become the world's richest duck and feels he must get the title so this betrayal won't be in vain.

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* In the Creator/CarlBarks story "The Money Champ", Flintheart Glomgold is sad for having betrayed his mother's hopes when he used crooked means on his efforts to become the world's richest duck and feels he must get the title [[SunkCostFallacy so this betrayal won't be in vain.vain]].
20th Sep '17 2:58:15 PM Psi001
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* Giovanni from ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' speaks very fondly of his mother in the ''The Birth Of Mewtwo'' radio drama despite her seeming [[AbusiveParents emotionally abusive]] and referring to him as a "brat". [[NoNameGiven Madame Boss]] was the previous leader of Team Rocket.

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Giovanni from ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' speaks very fondly of his mother in the ''The Birth Of Mewtwo'' radio drama despite her seeming [[AbusiveParents emotionally abusive]] and referring to him as a "brat". [[NoNameGiven Madame Boss]] was the previous leader of Team Rocket.Rocket.
** No matter how brutish and menacing a Pokemon is, you can expect them to still be [[UndyingLoyalty infinitely loyal]] to their master. Jessie's thuggish Seviper for example stuck by her side for three regions worth of Team Rocket pummellings, it looked elated when it finally managed to win a contest ribbon for it's overjoyed master.
11th Sep '17 6:44:25 PM AndreaTx
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* [[BadassBiker Badass biker]] Jax Teller does not hesitate to kill people when needed through the run of ''Series/SonsOfAnarchy'' However, he still shows a great deal of deference and respect towards [[ManipulativeBitch his mother, Gemma]]. His devotion towards her does not allow him to see how toxic her influence really is. When her manipulations lead to the death of several club members and club law demands that she die, tough guy Jax breaks down crying.
-->'''Nero:''' And what about Gemma? I get the pain that you're in, Jax. And the damage that she has caused is unbelievable. But a son killing his mother? That's a wound that's too deep to heal. And I know you, 'mano. That is going to swallow you up. That is going to destroy you, man.
-->'''Jax:''' I know. That's the part that hurts the most about all this, man. After everything she did, all the lies, the death and the wreckage... I still love her, you know? She's my mom. How could she do this to Tara? [[note]][[spoiler:Jax's wife, who Gemma murdered in a jealous rage]][[/note]] How could she do this? [''dissolves into sobs'']



10th Sep '17 7:09:59 AM jormis29
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* ''Disney/{{Frozen}}'': According to ''A Frozen Heart'', [[spoiler:Prince Hans]] genuinely cares about his mother, one of the few people who was never cruel to him and worries about disappointing her.

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* ''Disney/{{Frozen}}'': According to ''A Frozen Heart'', ''Literature/AFrozenHeart'', [[spoiler:Prince Hans]] genuinely cares about his mother, one of the few people who was never cruel to him and worries about disappointing her.
8th Sep '17 3:35:24 PM chicagomel
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*''{{Literature/StarWarsLegends}}'' Han Solo's cousin Thracken Sal-Solo was a greedy, power-hungry bigot who killed Corellia's leader, seized power, wanted to force planets into submission with a space station, was willing to kidnap, betray and even kill Han and the rest of the Solos...but he loved his mother, Tiion Sal-Solo, and was known to be violently protective of her.
3rd Sep '17 10:14:45 PM FactoidCow
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* ''Disney/LiloAndStitch'': Dr. Jumba Jookiba, a self-proclaimed EvilGenius, objects to Stitch (apparently) insulting his mother during one fight sequence.
-->'''Stitch:''' ''[alien gibberish insult]''
-->'''Jumba:''' Oh! Leave my mother out of this!
31st Aug '17 11:38:39 AM Scabbard
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** Defied in one episode; after Launchpad is accidentally stows away on a space probe that lands on Mars, the tyrannical ruler of the planet, Emperor Ping the Pitiless (an obvious parody of [[ComicStrip/FlashGordon Ming the Merciless]] has him arrested and thrown in prison. While there, he meets an old woman who claims she was [[DisproportionateRetribution arrested for jaywalking.]] This makes Launchpad angry, and he says he'd bet Ping would "throw his own mother in the slammer". To which the old woman replies, "I ''am'' his mother."

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** Defied in one episode; after Launchpad is accidentally stows away on a space probe that lands on Mars, the tyrannical ruler of the planet, Emperor Ping the Pitiless (an obvious parody of [[ComicStrip/FlashGordon Ming the Merciless]] Merciless]]) has him arrested and thrown in prison. While there, he meets an old woman who claims she was [[DisproportionateRetribution arrested for jaywalking.]] This makes Launchpad angry, and he says he'd bet Ping would "throw his own mother in the slammer". To which the old woman replies, "I ''am'' his mother."
31st Aug '17 3:54:20 AM Doug86
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* DoctorDoom, resident BigBad of the Franchise/MarvelUniverse, spent years of his life trying to rescue his mother from Hell after she made an unfortunate DealWithTheDevil during his childhood. [[spoiler:Doom eventually succeeds, due to a clever plan but in the process sacrifices her love for him.]]

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* DoctorDoom, ComicBook/DoctorDoom, resident BigBad of the Franchise/MarvelUniverse, spent years of his life trying to rescue his mother from Hell after she made an unfortunate DealWithTheDevil during his childhood. [[spoiler:Doom eventually succeeds, due to a clever plan but in the process sacrifices her love for him.]]
31st Aug '17 1:17:44 AM PaulA
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-->--'''Marv''', ''Film/SinCity''

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-->--'''Marv''', -->-- '''Marv''', ''Film/SinCity''



* The TropeNamer is the 2007 remake of ''Film/ThreeTenToYuma''. After a member of the posse transporting him to the eponymous prison train insults his mother, shackled MagnificentBastard Ben Wade promptly throws him into a ravine, and utters this line to justify it.

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* The TropeNamer is the 2007 remake of ''Film/ThreeTenToYuma''.''Film/ThreeTenToYuma2007''. After a member of the posse transporting him to the eponymous prison train insults his mother, shackled MagnificentBastard Ben Wade promptly throws him into a ravine, and utters this line to justify it.



'''Wade:''' ''[Whirls round, knocks back his captors, and grabs Byron from behind, holding a knife to his throat]'' I've always liked you Byron, but you never know when to shut up. ''[[TropeNamers Even bad men love their mommas]]''. ''[hurls him over the cliff edge]''

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'''Wade:''' ''[Whirls round, knocks back his captors, and grabs Byron from behind, holding a knife to his throat]'' I've always liked you Byron, but you never know when to shut up. ''[[TropeNamers Even bad men love their mommas]]''.mommas. ''[hurls him over the cliff edge]''
30th Aug '17 1:38:56 PM kataangluvr
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* Noah from ''Film/TheBoyNextDoor'' loves his deceased mother. He loves her so much that he declares that he could never hurt her in the climax, mainly because [[spoiler:his father cheated on her and she was so devastated that she killed herself.]]
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