History Main / GentlemanAndAScholar

19th Feb '18 5:34:52 PM CountDorku
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** [[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration Doctor Beverly Crusher]] is unflappably cool and elegant, and an old friend of Captain Picard's, leading to their long-standing UST and Picard's status as [[ParentalSubstitute surrogate father figure]] to her son Wesley.

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** [[Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration Doctor Beverly Crusher]] is unflappably cool and elegant, and an old friend of Captain Picard's, leading to their long-standing UST and Picard's status as [[ParentalSubstitute surrogate father figure]] to her son Wesley. Picard himself is a gentlemanly archaeologist who just happens to also be [[OfficerAndAGentleman the captain]].
17th Feb '18 12:33:33 AM Dghcrh
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* ProfessorLayton is a professor of archaeology, a master logician, and a QuintessentialBritishGentleman.

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* ProfessorLayton ''VideoGame/ProfessorLayton'' is a professor of archaeology, a master logician, and a QuintessentialBritishGentleman.
8th Dec '17 1:11:09 PM johnnye
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Note that this is not ''[[AlwaysMale always]]'' [[AlwaysMale a man]], but neither is it strictly a [[UnisexTropes unisex trope]]. It is ''possible'' for a woman to be "A Lady and a Scholar", but because women were not common in academia until the 20-21st century, the archetype has not had proper time to develop an easily-recognizable DistaffCounterpart.

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Note that this is not ''[[AlwaysMale always]]'' [[AlwaysMale a man]], but neither is it strictly a [[UnisexTropes unisex trope]]. It is ''possible'' for a woman to be "A Lady and a Scholar", but because women were not common in academia until the 20-21st century, the archetype has not had proper time to develop an easily-recognizable DistaffCounterpart.
DistaffCounterpart. There's also less expectation of InsufferableGenius associated [[WomenAreWiser with female academics]], so their being warm and well-mannered is less likely to be a defining trait.
8th Dec '17 1:00:07 PM johnnye
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He is more often unwed, but if he has a family, expect him to be a [[ThePatriarch benevolent patriarch]]. If he goes off to war, expect him to receive a commission and become an OfficerAndAGentleman.

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He is more often unwed, but if he has a family, expect him to be a [[ThePatriarch benevolent patriarch]]. If he goes off to war, expect him to receive a commission and become an OfficerAndAGentleman.
OfficerAndAGentleman [[WarriorPoet (and a Scholar)]].
12th Oct '17 6:38:29 PM HelloLamppost
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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. The art history professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, unfailingly polite, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled and passionate about his chosen topic. Described as "charmingly bohemian."

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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. The art history professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, unfailingly polite, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled and passionate about his chosen topic. Described as "charmingly bohemian."" Has been known to smoke a [[BubblePipe bubble pipe.]]
12th Oct '17 6:37:13 PM HelloLamppost
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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. An art professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, unfailingly polite, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled and passionate about his chosen topic, described as "charmingly bohemian."

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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. An The art history professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, unfailingly polite, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled and passionate about his chosen topic, described topic. Described as "charmingly bohemian."
12th Oct '17 6:36:45 PM HelloLamppost
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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. An art professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled on his chosen topic, described as "charmingly bohemian."

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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. An art professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, unfailingly polite, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled on and passionate about his chosen topic, described as "charmingly bohemian."
12th Oct '17 6:36:11 PM HelloLamppost
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* Minor character Jansen from ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' appears to be this. An art professor at the school where Jean teaches, he's an older gentleman, somewhat verbose and clearly well-schooled on his chosen topic, described as "charmingly bohemian."
11th Oct '17 3:16:04 AM LentilSandEater
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* UsefulNotes/ThomasJefferson, of course.

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* %%* UsefulNotes/ThomasJefferson, of course.
4th Oct '17 9:12:06 AM TheNerevarine
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* The last emperor of Brazil UsefulNotes/PedroII was a man of science, progress and advocate of arts and free speech, notorious for being friends with several geniuses of his time like Alexander Grahan Bell and Wagner to name a few. He is also regarded as TheGoodKing by his contemporaries as well as modern people.
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