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20th Oct '16 1:03:57 PM Twiddler
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* Basically, the underlying motivation and theme when choosing [[LadyOfWar Forte]]'s Route in ''VideoGame/{{GalaxyAngel}}''.
--> '''Forte''': "Don't worry, I'll watch your back. Can I trust you to watch mine?"
--> '''Tact''': "Of course."

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* Basically, the underlying motivation and theme when choosing [[LadyOfWar Forte]]'s Route in ''VideoGame/{{GalaxyAngel}}''.
''VideoGame/GalaxyAngel''.
--> '''Forte''': "Don't Don't worry, I'll watch your back. Can I trust you to watch mine?"
mine?
--> '''Tact''': "Of Of course."
20th Oct '16 1:01:26 PM Twiddler
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' episode "Not What He Seems", despite Mabel thinking the worst of Stan [[spoiler: after learning that he was an imposter with a device that might destroy the world underneath the Shack, she still allows the device to reach it's final countdown. This allows for Stan's twin brother to return]].

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' episode "Not What He Seems", despite Mabel thinking the worst of Stan [[spoiler: after learning that he was an imposter with a device that might destroy the world underneath the Shack, she still allows the device to reach it's its final countdown. This allows for Stan's twin brother to return]].
29th Jul '16 12:54:33 PM morenohijazo
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* Several GameShows have used the Prisoner's Dilemma as part of their final rounds; particularly ''Series/FriendOrFoe'', ''Series/GoldenBalls'', and ''Series/TakeItAll''. In all of these cases, a shared pot is at stake; the two contestants either elect to split the prizes, or take them all, deciding in secret.

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* Several GameShows have used the Prisoner's Dilemma PrisonersDilemma as part of their final rounds; particularly ''Series/FriendOrFoe'', ''Series/GoldenBalls'', and ''Series/TakeItAll''. In all of these cases, a shared pot is at stake; the two contestants either elect to split the prizes, or take them all, deciding in secret.



* In philosophy, the Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma dictates that in the long run, it's better to trust your fellow human beings than try to screw them to get yourself out of trouble. The criminals code against snitching works on this premise, don't snitch today, tomorrow it might be you who they're asking about. The original Prisoner's Dilemma arrives at a [[HumansAreBastards different conclusion...]]

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* In philosophy, the Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma PrisonersDilemma dictates that in the long run, it's better to trust your fellow human beings than try to screw them to get yourself out of trouble. The criminals code against snitching works on this premise, don't snitch today, tomorrow it might be you who they're asking about. The original Prisoner's Dilemma PrisonersDilemma arrives at a [[HumansAreBastards different conclusion...]]
26th Jul '16 3:14:29 AM Morgenthaler
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* A major theme with ''FanFic/PonyPOVSeries''. Twilight even points out that trust is instrumental for friendship to exist. [[spoiler:In fact, it originally ''was'' an Element of Harmony until Discord [[DangerouslyGenreSavvy destroyed it]], but Twilight points out that trust is still a requirement for the Elements, as without it, ThePowerOfFriendship can't exist to power them. Celestia actively applauds her for figuring this out.]]

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* A major theme with ''FanFic/PonyPOVSeries''. Twilight even points out that trust is instrumental for friendship to exist. [[spoiler:In fact, it originally ''was'' an Element of Harmony until Discord [[DangerouslyGenreSavvy destroyed it]], it, but Twilight points out that trust is still a requirement for the Elements, as without it, ThePowerOfFriendship can't exist to power them. Celestia actively applauds her for figuring this out.]]
24th Jul '16 4:55:26 PM Chariset
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* This trope ''is'' the mature relationship between defense attorney '[[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Phoenix Wright]] and prosecutor [[TheRival Miles Edgeworth]]. Out of court, they're close friends who call on the other when one of them needs someone who will not, under any circumstances, let him down. In court, they go after each other with no holds barred, because they know Edgeworth won't let a guilty person escape and Phoenix won't let an innocent person be convicted. And the instant Phoenix can demonstrate that the guilt points to someone other than his client, Edgeworth will be at his side helping him take the creep down.

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* This trope ''is'' the mature relationship between defense attorney '[[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Phoenix Wright]] and prosecutor [[TheRival Miles Edgeworth]]. Edgeworth]]. Out of court, they're close friends who call on the other when one of them needs someone who will not, under any circumstances, let him down. In court, they go after each other with no holds barred, because they know Edgeworth won't let a guilty person escape and Phoenix won't let an innocent person be convicted. And the instant Phoenix can demonstrate that the guilt points to someone other than his client, Edgeworth will be at his side helping him take the creep down.
24th Jul '16 4:55:03 PM Chariset
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* This trope ''is'' the mature relationship between defense attorney '[[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Phoenix Wright]] and prosecutor [[TheRival Miles Edgeworth]]. Out of court, they're close friends who call on the other when one of them needs someone who will not, under any circumstances, let him down. In court, they go after each other with no holds barred, because they know Edgeworth won't let a guilty person escape and Phoenix won't let an innocent person be convicted. And the instant Phoenix can demonstrate that the guilt points to someone other than his client, Edgeworth will be at his side helping him take the creep down.
11th May '16 11:56:05 AM erforce
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--> -- ''VideoGame/{{Disgaea 2|CursedMemories}}''

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--> -- ''VideoGame/{{Disgaea 2|CursedMemories}}''
-->-- ''VideoGame/Disgaea2CursedMemories''



* The PowerOfTrust is a major theme of ''Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles'', where John Connor absolutely trusts [[RobotGirl Cameron]] to protect him, even after she goes haywire following damage to her chip and tries to kill him, and ''then'' suffers temporary amnesia.

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* The PowerOfTrust is a major theme of ''Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles'', ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'', where John Connor absolutely trusts [[RobotGirl Cameron]] to protect him, even after she goes haywire following damage to her chip and tries to kill him, and ''then'' suffers temporary amnesia.
5th Apr '16 1:40:45 AM Morgenthaler
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* In philosophy, the Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma dictates that in the long run, it's better to trust your fellow human beings than try to screw them to get yourself out of trouble. The criminals code against snitching works on this premise, don't snitch today, tomorrow it might be you who they're asking about. The original Prisoner's Dilemma arrives at a [[HumansAreTheRealMonsters different conclusion...]]

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* In philosophy, the Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma dictates that in the long run, it's better to trust your fellow human beings than try to screw them to get yourself out of trouble. The criminals code against snitching works on this premise, don't snitch today, tomorrow it might be you who they're asking about. The original Prisoner's Dilemma arrives at a [[HumansAreTheRealMonsters [[HumansAreBastards different conclusion...]]
5th Apr '16 1:40:03 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' episode ''Not What He Seems'', despite Mabel thinking the worst of Stan [[spoiler: after learning that he was an imposter with a device that might destroy the world underneath the Shack, she still allows the device to reach it's final countdown. This allows for Stan's twin brother to return]].

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'' episode ''Not "Not What He Seems'', Seems", despite Mabel thinking the worst of Stan [[spoiler: after learning that he was an imposter with a device that might destroy the world underneath the Shack, she still allows the device to reach it's final countdown. This allows for Stan's twin brother to return]].
5th Apr '16 1:39:43 AM Morgenthaler
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* Horribly subverted in ''Film/ReservoirDogs''. [[spoiler:Mr Orange]] [[ObliviousGuiltSlinging feels obligated]] to confess to [[spoiler:Mr White]], who has taken the bullet for him, that he was the rat all along. The latter then tearfully, but promptly, executes him.
* In ''Film/GoodWillHunting'', psychology professor Sean Maguire is lecturing his class:
--> '''Sean:''' ''Trust:'' is a very important thing. *Tosses apple to student who's slouching in his seat* Jeremy- you want to tell us why this is?
--> '''Student:''' Because trust... trust is... ''life.''
--> '''Sean:''' Mm, well, that's- very deep, thank you, Jeremy.

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[[folder:Film]]
* Horribly subverted in ''Film/ReservoirDogs''. [[spoiler:Mr Orange]] [[ObliviousGuiltSlinging feels obligated]] to confess to [[spoiler:Mr White]], who has taken the bullet for him, that he was the rat all along. The latter then tearfully, but promptly, executes him.
* In ''Film/GoodWillHunting'', psychology professor Sean Maguire is lecturing his class:
--> '''Sean:''' ''Trust:'' is a very important thing. *Tosses apple to student who's slouching in his seat* Jeremy- you want to tell us why this is?
--> '''Student:''' Because trust... trust is... ''life.''
--> '''Sean:''' Mm, well, that's- very deep, thank you, Jeremy.
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* In ''Film/NationalTreasure'', Ben has to save both Abigail and the Declaration of Independence. He asks if she trusts him; she says yes. He promptly ''drops her'' in order to save the priceless document. He apologizes afterwards, but she simply assures him she would have done exactly the same thing.
* This is one of the core tenets of ''WesternAnimation/{{Cars}} 2''.
* In ''Film/MoulinRouge'', the lack of this is the main difficulty in seeking true love with a prostitute: "When love is for sale to the highest bidder, there can be no trust. Without trust, there can be no love!"

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* In ''Film/NationalTreasure'', Ben has to save both Abigail and the Declaration of Independence. He asks if she trusts him; she says yes. He promptly ''drops her'' in order to save the priceless document. He apologizes afterwards, but she simply assures him she would have done exactly the same thing.
* This is one of the core tenets of ''WesternAnimation/{{Cars}} 2''.
* In ''Film/MoulinRouge'', the lack of this is the main difficulty in seeking true love with a prostitute: "When love is for sale to the highest bidder, there can be no trust. Without trust, there can be no love!"
''WesternAnimation/{{Cars 2}}''.


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* Horribly subverted in ''Film/ReservoirDogs''. [[spoiler:Mr Orange]] [[ObliviousGuiltSlinging feels obligated]] to confess to [[spoiler:Mr White]], who has taken the bullet for him, that he was the rat all along. The latter then tearfully, but promptly, executes him.
* In ''Film/GoodWillHunting'', psychology professor Sean Maguire is lecturing his class:
--> '''Sean:''' ''Trust:'' is a very important thing. *Tosses apple to student who's slouching in his seat* Jeremy- you want to tell us why this is?
--> '''Student:''' Because trust... trust is... ''life.''
--> '''Sean:''' Mm, well, that's- very deep, thank you, Jeremy.
* In ''Film/NationalTreasure'', Ben has to save both Abigail and the Declaration of Independence. He asks if she trusts him; she says yes. He promptly ''drops her'' in order to save the priceless document. He apologizes afterwards, but she simply assures him she would have done exactly the same thing.
* In ''Film/MoulinRouge'', the lack of this is the main difficulty in seeking true love with a prostitute: "When love is for sale to the highest bidder, there can be no trust. Without trust, there can be no love!"
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