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15th Jan '18 6:46:14 PM WillKeaton
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* SillyRabbitIdealismIsForKids (when one characters calls another out on this)

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* SillyRabbitIdealismIsForKids (when (When one characters character calls another out on this)
26th Dec '17 7:05:46 PM Pichu-kun
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* AdultsAreUseless (when there are adult heroes)
* AllLovingHero (in that cynical writers will portray him as naive)

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* AdultsAreUseless (when (When there are adult heroes)
* AllLovingHero (in (In that cynical writers will portray him as naive)



* LoveFreak (in that cynical writers will portray him as naive)

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* LoveFreak (in (In that cynical writers will portray him as naive)



* RedemptionDemotion (as some villains inexplicably become weaker and/or stupider when they make a HeelFaceTurn. Used to go by this name before the name change.)

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* RedemptionDemotion (as (As some villains inexplicably become weaker and/or stupider when they make a HeelFaceTurn. Used to go by this name before the name change.)


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* StockShoujoHeroine (Not usually as dumb as their shonen counterpart, but are still often a bit naive or stupid)
5th Jun '17 3:43:34 AM Eberfluh
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5th Jun '17 3:41:07 AM Eberfluh
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18th Feb '17 2:59:10 PM Noah1
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* StockShonenHero (Often not exactly the brightest bulb in the box)
27th Jan '17 8:56:38 PM GregPagano
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* AdultsAreUseless (when there are adult heroes)
2nd Aug '16 8:48:07 PM GregPagano
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* WhatTheHellHero (results in after others call TheHero out for his foolishness)

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* WhatTheHellHero (results in (The results after others call TheHero out for his foolishness)
2nd Aug '16 8:47:15 PM GregPagano
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* WhatTheHellHero (results in after others call TheHero out for his foolishness)
25th Jul '16 9:19:51 AM GregPagano
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A common recurring thread in fiction is the idea that the hero, for various reasons, will engage in stupid actions largely because it is the "heroic", sometimes idealistic thing to do. This index catalogues the tropes that manifest this phenomenon.

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A common recurring thread in fiction is the idea that the hero, for various reasons, will engage in stupid actions largely because it is the "heroic", sometimes idealistic thing to do. Also an exaggerated form of ForGreatJustice. This index catalogues the tropes that manifest this phenomenon.
25th Jul '16 9:16:27 AM GregPagano
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Contrast with GoodIsNotDumb. This trope is [[IThoughtItMeant not to be confused]] with DumbIsGood.

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Compare GoodIsNotNice. Contrast with GoodIsNotDumb.GoodIsNotDumb, and its EvilCounterpart, StupidEvil. This trope is [[IThoughtItMeant not to be confused]] with DumbIsGood.
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