History Main / ManlyTears

28th Apr '16 4:36:42 PM Premonition45
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* In 2014, [[LevarBurton LeVar Burton]] went on ''[[{{Today}} The Today Show]]'' to promote a {{Kickstarter}} campaign for an online version of ''ReadingRainbow''. At the time, the campaign had two months to raise one million dollars. As Burton watched, the campaign met its goal in ''eleven hours''. With tears in his eyes, an overwhelmed Burton thanked everyone who had contributed.

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* In 2014, [[LevarBurton LeVar Burton]] Creator/LeVarBurton went on ''[[{{Today}} The Today Show]]'' to promote a {{Kickstarter}} campaign for an online version of ''ReadingRainbow''. At the time, the campaign had two months to raise one million dollars. As Burton watched, the campaign met its goal in ''eleven hours''. With tears in his eyes, an overwhelmed Burton thanked everyone who had contributed.contributed.
* In January 2016, President UsefulNotes/BarackObama was delivering a speech about American gun violence when he started tearing up while recalling the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting, [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness which stunned many people because it was unlike his calm/collected demeanor]].
28th Apr '16 6:39:28 AM stuthehistoryguy
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* In 2014, [[LevarBurton LeVar Burton]] went on ''[[{{Today}} The Today Show]]'' to promote a {{Kickstarter}} campaign for an online version of ''ReadingRainbow''. At the time, the campaign had two months to raise one million dollars. As Burton watched, the campaign met its goal in ''eleven hours''. With tears in his eyes, an overwhelmed Burton thanked everyone who had contributed.
30th Mar '16 11:28:08 AM Twiddler
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If the character is particularly sensitive and so is often moved deeply, see TenderTears.

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If the character is particularly sensitive and so is often moved deeply, see TenderTears.
TenderTears or EmotionalBruiser.
13th Mar '16 3:07:45 PM Morgenthaler
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* While Series/{{House}}'s eyes have welled up plenty of times, he's only really cried twice. Once when he was apologizing to his hallucination/shooter in ''No Reason'' and the other time was when he found out what was wrong with Amber in ''Wilson's Heart''. And as with the Dr. Cox example above: House crying equals [[TearJerker the audience suddenly having allergies]].

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* While Series/{{House}}'s eyes have welled up plenty of times, he's only really cried twice. Once when he was apologizing to his hallucination/shooter in ''No Reason'' "No Reason" and the other time was when he found out what was wrong with Amber in ''Wilson's Heart''."Wilson's Heart". And as with the Dr. Cox example above: House crying equals [[TearJerker the audience suddenly having allergies]].



** As if House crying out of all his guilt in ''Wilson's Heart'' wasn't bad enough, we get Wilson breaking down in tears about ten minutes later ''while holding on to Cuddy for dear life''. For the love of God, writers, do you want me to dehydrate myself?

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** As if House crying out of all his guilt in ''Wilson's Heart'' "Wilson's Heart" wasn't bad enough, we get Wilson breaking down in tears about ten minutes later ''while holding on to Cuddy for dear life''. For the love of God, writers, do you want me to dehydrate myself?



** Giles also comes close to weeping in ''Helpless'', when Buffy learns that he has [[spoiler:drugged her to subject her to the Cruciamentum]]. He begs her to let him earn back her trust, his voice shaking, tears in his eyes.
** When Buffy returns to her friends and family in ''Dead Man's Party'', Giles is in the kitchen listening to them talk and laugh, and has to stop what he's doing and choke back the tears.

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** Giles also comes close to weeping in ''Helpless'', "Helpless", when Buffy learns that he has [[spoiler:drugged her to subject her to the Cruciamentum]]. He begs her to let him earn back her trust, his voice shaking, tears in his eyes.
** When Buffy returns to her friends and family in ''Dead "Dead Man's Party'', Party", Giles is in the kitchen listening to them talk and laugh, and has to stop what he's doing and choke back the tears.
13th Mar '16 3:06:56 PM Morgenthaler
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* On ''{{Sliders}}'', the EthnicScrappy Rembrandt used to make a whole career out of being able to cry real tears on command and took pride in the title "Crying Man."

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* On ''{{Sliders}}'', ''Series/{{Sliders}}'', the EthnicScrappy Rembrandt used to make a whole career out of being able to cry real tears on command and took pride in the title "Crying Man."
5th Mar '16 2:46:48 PM nombretomado
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* CaptainAmerica in the final issue of [[MarvelUniverse Marvel's]] ''Comicbook/CivilWar''.

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* CaptainAmerica ComicBook/CaptainAmerica in the final issue of [[MarvelUniverse Marvel's]] ''Comicbook/CivilWar''.



** In IronMan issue 172, Cap confronted Tony about his alcoholism and Tony said that he just couldn't stop drinking. Cap stoically left the room and after he left the building, he smashed a wall with his fist in pure frustration while tears flowed from his face.

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** In IronMan ComicBook/IronMan issue 172, Cap confronted Tony about his alcoholism and Tony said that he just couldn't stop drinking. Cap stoically left the room and after he left the building, he smashed a wall with his fist in pure frustration while tears flowed from his face.



* TheVision, when he's accepted into Comicbook/TheAvengers. In a story called "Even An Android Can Cry".

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* TheVision, ComicBook/TheVision, when he's accepted into Comicbook/TheAvengers. In a story called "Even An Android Can Cry".
1st Mar '16 5:53:16 PM contrafanxxx
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* Nagisa Shiota and the rest of Class 3-E after [[spoiler: Koro-sensei's assassination]] in Chapter 177 of ''Manga/AssassinationClassroom''.

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* Nagisa Shiota Nagisa, Karma, and the rest of Class 3-E after [[spoiler: Koro-sensei's assassination]] in Chapter 177 of ''Manga/AssassinationClassroom''.
28th Feb '16 3:43:19 PM contrafanxxx
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* Nagisa Shiota and the rest of Class 3-E after [[spoiler: Koro-sensei's assassination]] in Chapter 177 of ''Manga/AssassinationClassroom''.
22nd Feb '16 4:47:39 PM DVB
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* In ''Manga/{{Hellsing}}'', {{badass}} vampire Alucard [[spoiler:breaks down after killing Father Alexander Anderson, who had turned himself into a monster to try to stop Alucard]].

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* In ''Manga/{{Hellsing}}'', {{badass}} vampire Alucard [[spoiler:breaks down and cries tears of blood after killing Father Alexander his final battle with Anderson, who had turned himself into used one of the nails of the True Cross to become a "Monster of God. Alucard preudes his tears by screaming how both of them were the same; how Alucard's folly in regards to religion led to becoming an immortal monster to try to stop Alucard]].and how Anderson made the same foolish decison (albeit in the opposite direction).]].
31st Jan '16 7:02:11 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/OnHerMajestysSecretService'': after Blofeld and his crony kill Film/JamesBond's wife. There were two takes of the scene: the one ''without'' actual tears was chosen.

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* ''Film/JamesBond'':
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''Film/OnHerMajestysSecretService'': after Blofeld and his crony kill Film/JamesBond's Bond's wife. There were two takes of the scene: the one ''without'' actual tears was chosen.
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