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21st Aug '16 3:50:38 PM jccw227
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* The 1899 song, "A Bird in a Gilded Cage" tells the story of a beautiful woman who married for money instead of love, and lived a sad and empty life as a result.

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* The 1899 song, ballad, "A Bird in a Gilded Cage" tells the story of a beautiful woman who married for money instead of love, and lived a sad and empty life as a result.
21st Aug '16 3:49:48 PM jccw227
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* The 1899 song, "A Bird in a Gilded Cage" tells the story of a beautiful woman who married for money instead of love, and lived a sad and empty life as a result.
31st May '16 11:44:28 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''TransformersCybertron'' Thunderblast is a power-digger. She flirts first with Starscream and then with Megatron, pursuing them for their prestige and strength. Not that they notice or care beyond using her for their dirty work... Interestingly, Thunderblast is powerful enough to carve out her own path, but prefers to be a digger hanging off of someone else because that way ''she's'' not the one wearing a bulls-eye.

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* ''TransformersCybertron'' ''Anime/TransformersCybertron'' Thunderblast is a power-digger. She flirts first with Starscream and then with Megatron, pursuing them for their prestige and strength. Not that they notice or care beyond using her for their dirty work... Interestingly, Thunderblast is powerful enough to carve out her own path, but prefers to be a digger hanging off of someone else because that way ''she's'' not the one wearing a bulls-eye.
28th May '16 4:23:27 PM Qamikace
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* The main character of ''Yurika's Campus Life'' is this. Due to her father's debts, she is left with no money and no place to stay other than the campus of the women's university she's enrolled in. She takes on a GoldDigger life by seducing and having sex with rich students, making them give her money, food and a soft bed to sleep in.
25th May '16 5:15:47 AM WillBGood
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* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'' - Nabiki Tendo is a very good example. She'll fleece and blackmail anyone who has a crush on her dry.

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* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'' - Nabiki Tendo is a very good example. She'll fleece and blackmail dry anyone who has a crush on her dry.her.
20th May '16 11:34:03 PM wuggles
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* In ''VideoGame/{{The Sims 3}}'' "Gold Digger" is a Lifetime Aspiration. To achieve it, sims have to marry someone worth a certain amount of money, and then have their spouse die and see their ghost.

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* ** In ''VideoGame/{{The Sims 3}}'' "Gold Digger" is a Lifetime Aspiration. To achieve it, sims have to marry someone worth a certain amount of money, and then have their spouse die and see their ghost.
8th May '16 1:38:34 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* This is one of the methods of getting rich discussed in the {{ABBA}} song ''Money Money Money''.

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* This is one of the methods of getting rich discussed in the {{ABBA}} Music/{{ABBA}} song ''Money Money Money''.
4th May '16 9:25:11 AM Mdumas43073
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* ''Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend'' famously sung by Carol Channing. Also by Marilyn Monroe in the film ''Gentlemen Prefer Blondes''. The famous dance number in which she sings it was also done by Madonna.

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* ''Diamonds "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend'' Friend", famously sung by Carol Channing. Also performed by Marilyn Monroe Creator/MarilynMonroe in the film ''Gentlemen Prefer Blondes''. The ''Literature/GentlemenPreferBlondes''; the famous dance number in which she sings it was also done by Madonna.Music/{{Madonna}}.
4th May '16 9:23:29 AM Mdumas43073
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* Good Charlotte's "Boys and Girls", continually claiming "Girls don't like boys, girls like cars and money".
* Eartha Kitt has a couple of songs like this, most famously "Santa Baby", but also [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IfGBQ-T_GY "Just an Old Fashioned Girl"]].

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* Good Charlotte's Music/GoodCharlotte's "Boys and Girls", continually claiming "Girls don't like boys, girls like cars and money".
* Eartha Kitt has a couple of songs like this, most famously "Santa Baby", "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TfwxrfZGxk Santa Baby]]", but also [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IfGBQ-T_GY "Just an Old Fashioned Girl"]].


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* "High and Dry" from Music/TheRollingStones' ''Music/{{Aftermath}}'' features a male example in the narrator, who laments that a woman dumped him after finding out "it was money I was after".
12th Apr '16 1:15:40 PM jamespolk
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* ''Theatre/CraigsWife'': Harriet admits straight up that she married her husband because she wanted a rich household and Mr. Craig had money. Her motives are explained--her father divorced her mother for a second wife, leaving Harriet and her mother and sister with nothing--but she is still a cold and villainous character.
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