History Main / NoBadassToHisValet

7th Apr '18 4:51:55 PM pi4t
Is there an issue? Send a Message


*** In fairness to Albert, he's been living on about three months of life for the past 2,000 years and is now down[[note]]largely due to an incident involving having his 'lifetimer' actually ''on his person'' when an "accident" happens[[/note]] to about ten seconds.

to:

*** In fairness to Albert, he's been living on about three months of life for the past 2,000 years and is now down[[note]]largely due to an incident involving having his 'lifetimer' actually ''on his person'' when an "accident" happens[[/note]] happened[[/note]] to about ten seconds.
14th Nov '17 7:22:13 PM CurledUpWithDakka
Is there an issue? Send a Message


*** In fairness to Albert, he's been living on about three months of life for the past 2,000 years and is now down to about ten seconds.

to:

*** In fairness to Albert, he's been living on about three months of life for the past 2,000 years and is now down down[[note]]largely due to an incident involving having his 'lifetimer' actually ''on his person'' when an "accident" happens[[/note]] to about ten seconds.
2nd Sep '17 7:16:01 AM Anderling
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Bloody Mary in ''{{The Wolf Among Us}}'' is completely immune to any of Bigby's badassery. In fact, she's more ''amused'' by him, even in his werewolf form, than she is intimidated.

to:

* Bloody Mary in ''{{The ''{{VideoGame/The Wolf Among Us}}'' is completely immune to any of Bigby's badassery. In fact, she's more ''amused'' by him, even in his werewolf form, than she is intimidated.
18th Jul '17 2:09:49 PM Divra
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** Soma is often the Valet in this scenario. He is not one to be intimidated by his opponent's reputation or the shame of losing, and will happily battle anyone.
20th Jun '17 1:39:21 PM DVB
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Ginny Weasley shows signs of this in ''Literature/HarryPotterAndTheOrderOfThePhoenix''. Everyone else has no idea how to deal when Harry is beginning to lose his temper. Ginny coolly and calmly defuses him.

to:

* Ginny Weasley shows signs of this in ''Literature/HarryPotterAndTheOrderOfThePhoenix''. Everyone else has Everyone, even Ron and Hermione, have no idea how to deal when with Harry is beginning to lose when his temper. temper gets the better of him (namely, due to reaching his limit at everything that's going on.) Ginny though coolly and calmly defuses him.him. [[FridgeBrilliance Certainly adds a good depth to when they end up together.]]
20th Jun '17 12:06:44 PM DVB
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** Somewhat explained that both of these ladies have strong personalities in their own. Both Chichi and Bulma may not be strong fighters (well, Chichi compared to the Z-Fighters, but she is a martial artist), but they have such strong force of will, Goku and Vegeta pretty much listen to them always. Vegeta explains this that Saiyans are naturally attracted to strong people. Piccolo's reaction to this revelation is ThisExplainsSoMuch.
6th Jun '17 3:04:41 PM Ferot_Dreadnaught
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** Christopher Nolan's trilogy has Alfred acting as a confrontational mentor to Bruce, even if Alfred Pennyworth in those films can hardly be described as a BadAss.
** Despite Batsy being a JerkAssStu beloved by Gotham and TheDreaded to its villains, in the Lego Batman Movie, Alfred has the gall to put Bruce in time out like a petulant child. Barbara Gordan is not cowed by him and wants to work with the Caped Crusader as an equal; after all, she went to Harvard For Police.

to:

** Christopher Nolan's trilogy has Alfred acting as a confrontational mentor to Bruce, even if Alfred Pennyworth in those films can hardly be described as a BadAss.badass.
** Despite Batsy being a JerkAssStu beloved by Gotham and TheDreaded to its villains, in the Lego Batman Movie, Alfred has the gall to put Bruce in time out like a petulant child. Barbara Gordan is not cowed by him and wants to work with the Caped Crusader as an equal; after all, she went to Harvard For Police.
6th Jun '17 4:14:05 AM TheDocCC
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* Batman in quite a few movies:
** Christopher Nolan's trilogy has Alfred acting as a confrontational mentor to Bruce, even if Alfred Pennyworth in those films can hardly be described as a BadAss.
** Despite Batsy being a JerkAssStu beloved by Gotham and TheDreaded to its villains, in the Lego Batman Movie, Alfred has the gall to put Bruce in time out like a petulant child. Barbara Gordan is not cowed by him and wants to work with the Caped Crusader as an equal; after all, she went to Harvard For Police.


Added DiffLines:

1st Jun '17 6:26:02 PM Abodos
Is there an issue? Send a Message


But for every intimidating loner, there's one person on whom their gruff exterior will have no effect. It could be because this person knows who they're dealing with personally, and, thus, doesn't really take their glares and threats seriously. It could also be because they're so innocent and upbeat that they don't even consider the loner's threatening exterior to ''be'' threatening. Whatever the case, they refuse (knowingly or otherwise) to be intimidated.

to:

But for every intimidating loner, there's one person on whom their gruff exterior will have no effect. It could be because this person knows who they're dealing with personally, and, thus, doesn't really take their glares and threats seriously. It could also be because they're [[ThePollyanna so innocent and upbeat upbeat]] that they don't even consider the loner's threatening exterior to ''be'' threatening. Whatever the case, they refuse (knowingly or otherwise) to be intimidated.
15th May '17 3:50:24 PM Antwan
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* ''Webcomic/OnePunchMan'': When Saitama meets Blizzard, he's unfazed by her introduction:
-->'''Fubuki''': Nice to meet you, freshman. I am Blizzard of Hell... You know what that means, right?\\
'''Saitama''': Uh, nope. Who're you?\\
''(Beat)''\\
'''Eyelashes''': She is the B-class hero ranked 1st!\\
'''Saitama''': Oh, okay, good job. So?\\
'''Eyelashes''': ''(thinking)'' Argh... This guy's got some balls...
This list shows the last 10 events of 206. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.NoBadassToHisValet