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10th Apr '16 12:19:38 PM Morgenthaler
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** See also Nettie Cobb and her carnival glass in ''NeedfulThings''. She tolerated her husband's abuse for many years, but when he smashed one of her pieces she took his life.

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** See also Nettie Cobb and her carnival glass in ''NeedfulThings''.''Literature/NeedfulThings''. She tolerated her husband's abuse for many years, but when he smashed one of her pieces she took his life.



* ''TheLeagueOfGentlemen'' -"Do not touch the precious things of the shop!"

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* ''TheLeagueOfGentlemen'' ''Series/TheLeagueOfGentlemen'' -"Do not touch the precious things of the shop!"



* One episode of ThirtyRock deals with Jack having to abandon his large secret cookie jar collecton "because the guy with the weird hobby never gets the corner office". (it is explained that Giuliani only became mayor of NY after ditching his doll collection). He does insist you don't have to be weird to have a collection like that though:

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* One episode of ThirtyRock Series/ThirtyRock deals with Jack having to abandon his large secret cookie jar collecton "because the guy with the weird hobby never gets the corner office". (it is explained that Giuliani only became mayor of NY after ditching his doll collection). He does insist you don't have to be weird to have a collection like that though:



* In TennesseeWilliams' ''TheGlassMenagerie'', Laura, a young, introverted woman who is shy due to a physical disfigurement, is obsessed with her collection of glass animals.

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* In TennesseeWilliams' ''TheGlassMenagerie'', Creator/TennesseeWilliams' ''Theatre/TheGlassMenagerie'', Laura, a young, introverted woman who is shy due to a physical disfigurement, is obsessed with her collection of glass animals.
9th Apr '16 3:45:20 PM addick
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* In the film ''Film/The40-Year-OldVirgin'', Andy (Steve Carell) owns a collection of action figures. He sells them at end of the movie when he starts to mature.
19th Mar '16 12:27:04 PM nombretomado
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* The massive collections of sci-fi/fantasy and comic-book tie-ins accumulated by the core cast of ''TheBigBangTheory'' would probably be a male equivalent. It is interesting that when Penny calls Leonard out on his, and he seeks to sell it all off to please her, Sheldon hits back by referring to Penny's own compulsive accumulation of Care Bears, My Little Ponies, et c. The capping instance must be Doctor Lorvis,[[note]] A dermatologist with a lot in common with howard - single and living with his mother[[/note]] who compensates for being single and living with his mother by spending a private practice salary on ''really-high-end'' movie and television tie-ins, filling the whole basement with them to create his Fortress of Solitude.

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* The massive collections of sci-fi/fantasy and comic-book tie-ins accumulated by the core cast of ''TheBigBangTheory'' ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'' would probably be a male equivalent. It is interesting that when Penny calls Leonard out on his, and he seeks to sell it all off to please her, Sheldon hits back by referring to Penny's own compulsive accumulation of Care Bears, My Little Ponies, et c. The capping instance must be Doctor Lorvis,[[note]] A dermatologist with a lot in common with howard - single and living with his mother[[/note]] who compensates for being single and living with his mother by spending a private practice salary on ''really-high-end'' movie and television tie-ins, filling the whole basement with them to create his Fortress of Solitude.
9th Mar '16 10:56:25 PM jormis29
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* Linda from ''Series/BobsBurgers'' collects porcelain babies. She obsesses over them to the point of talking, kissing, and singing to them. The rest of her family finds it disturbing. Her collection appears to be a waste of money because Bob had to confiscate her credit card after ordering too many and she reluctantly attempts to sell the collection to a pawn shop after the family has serious financial trouble but couldn't because they were deemed valueless. Her collection was also [[InterrogationByVandalism threatened to be destroyed when her kids interrogate her.]]

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* Linda from ''Series/BobsBurgers'' ''WesternAnimation/BobsBurgers'' collects porcelain babies. She obsesses over them to the point of talking, kissing, and singing to them. The rest of her family finds it disturbing. Her collection appears to be a waste of money because Bob had to confiscate her credit card after ordering too many and she reluctantly attempts to sell the collection to a pawn shop after the family has serious financial trouble but couldn't because they were deemed valueless. Her collection was also [[InterrogationByVandalism threatened to be destroyed when her kids interrogate her.]]
9th Mar '16 1:47:24 PM Hossmeister
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* Linda from ''BobsBurgers'' collects porcelain babies. She obsesses over them to the point of talking, kissing, and singing to them. The rest of her family finds it disturbing. Her collection appears to be a waste of money because Bob had to confiscate her credit card after ordering too many and she reluctantly attempts to sell the collection to a pawn shop after the family has serious financial trouble but couldn't because they were deemed valueless. Her collection was also [[InterrogationByVandalism threatened to be destroyed when her kids interrogate her.]]

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* Linda from ''BobsBurgers'' ''Series/BobsBurgers'' collects porcelain babies. She obsesses over them to the point of talking, kissing, and singing to them. The rest of her family finds it disturbing. Her collection appears to be a waste of money because Bob had to confiscate her credit card after ordering too many and she reluctantly attempts to sell the collection to a pawn shop after the family has serious financial trouble but couldn't because they were deemed valueless. Her collection was also [[InterrogationByVandalism threatened to be destroyed when her kids interrogate her.]]
1st Feb '16 6:09:15 AM EarlOfSandvich
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* The PlayerCharacter in ''NoMoreHeroes'', Travis Touchdown, is a shameless {{otaku}} with a collection of [[ShowWithinAShow Pure White Lover Bizarre Jelly]] merchandise and (as the game progresses) wrestling masks.

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* The PlayerCharacter in ''NoMoreHeroes'', ''VideoGame/NoMoreHeroes'', Travis Touchdown, is a shameless {{otaku}} with a collection of [[ShowWithinAShow Pure White Lover Bizarre Jelly]] merchandise and (as the game progresses) wrestling masks.
29th Dec '15 4:17:37 PM Taskmaster123
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* PawnStars: Played straight, as occasionally someone will bring in an assortment of things that an older relative collected. Said relative has now passed on, and the family is looking to sell the collection. The problem is that such collections are rarely actually ''worth'' anything...
13th Dec '15 11:18:43 AM BetaCapricus
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*One episode of ThirtyRock deals with Jack having to abandon his large secret cookie jar collecton "because the guy with the weird hobby never gets the corner office". (it is explained that Giuliani only became mayor of NY after ditching his doll collection). He does insist you don't have to be weird to have a collection like that though:
--> '''Jack''' We never had any cookie jars in my home, because my mother never baked any cookies, 'cause she never felt we deserved any cookies, so obviously it has nothing to do with my childhood
--> '''Liz:''' But that cookie jar says "mom" on it.
--> '''Jack''' I don't think so; I always viewed it as an upside down "wow"


6th Oct '15 10:42:09 PM QueenMarine
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* Another {{Vocaloid}} example: "Heartbeat Clocktower," "Girl of the Miniature Garden," and "Judgement of Corruption" all feature the character [[HangingJudge Gallerian Marlon]] (KAITO), also known as The Collector, who... [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin collects things]]. Specifically, his greatest pride was his collection of dolls that he kept in the theater he built in the middle of the woods.

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* Another {{Vocaloid}} example: "Heartbeat Clocktower," "Girl of the Miniature Garden," and "Judgement of Corruption" all feature the character [[HangingJudge Gallerian Marlon]] (KAITO), also known as The Collector, who... [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin collects things]]. Specifically, his greatest pride was a doll that was part of his collection of dolls that [[spoiler: which he kept in the theater he built in the middle of the woods.believed to be hisdeceased daughter.]]
10th May '15 8:13:51 PM nombretomado
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* Sandy Ryerson from ''{{Glee}}'' has a doll collection. Sue doesn't like it:

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* Sandy Ryerson from ''{{Glee}}'' ''Series/{{Glee}}'' has a doll collection. Sue doesn't like it:
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