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4th Dec '16 11:03:35 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''{{Shazam}}'''s Freddy Freeman, aka Captain Marvel Jr., was raised by his grandfather from the time his parents died until Grandpa Freeman was killed by Captain Nazi.

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* ''{{Shazam}}'''s ''ComicBook/{{Shazam}}'''s Freddy Freeman, aka Captain Marvel Jr., was raised by his grandfather from the time his parents died until Grandpa Freeman was killed by Captain Nazi.



* [[spoiler: Allanah Solo]] in the ''StarWars'' [[StarWarsExpandedUniverse Expanded Universe]].
* Peter Hartling's book ''{{Oma}}'' ("Grandma") is about an CoolOldLady who takes in her 5-year-old grandson Karl aka Kalle after his parents die. They both have to deal with the loss [[spoiler: and with the grandmother's ailing health.]]

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* [[spoiler: Allanah Solo]] in the ''StarWars'' [[StarWarsExpandedUniverse Expanded Universe]].
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* Peter Hartling's book ''{{Oma}}'' ''Literature/{{Oma}}'' ("Grandma") is about an CoolOldLady who takes in her 5-year-old grandson Karl aka Kalle after his parents die. They both have to deal with the loss [[spoiler: and with the grandmother's ailing health.]]



* In the SufjanStevens song "Romulus", the narrator and his brother are left in grandpa's care by their mom, who they apparently don't see again until Grandpa's funeral many years later.

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* In the SufjanStevens Music/SufjanStevens song "Romulus", the narrator and his brother are left in grandpa's care by their mom, who they apparently don't see again until Grandpa's funeral many years later.
4th Dec '16 11:02:48 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/MenaceIISociety'': Caine was raised by his grandparents after his father (a drug dealer) was shot to death and his mother (a crack fiend) died of an overdose. It's clear that they can't keep him from getting involved in the thug life, and Caine's grandfather eventually evicts him from their home.
3rd Dec '16 4:54:23 AM Nazetrime
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* A scene from ''WebComic/StandStillStaySilent'' implies this was the case with Hotakainens before they became ChildSoliders. When Lalli makes a mistake, his cousin Tuuri scolds him by asking what her older brother ([[PromotionToParent who has been watching over both of them]] ever since they joined the army) and their grandmother would have said about it. Lalli's parents are conspiciously absent from the list of authority figures.

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* A scene from ''WebComic/StandStillStaySilent'' implies this was the case with Hotakainens before they became ChildSoliders.ChildSoldiers. When Lalli makes a mistake, his cousin Tuuri scolds him by asking what her older brother ([[PromotionToParent who has been watching over both of them]] ever since they joined the army) and their grandmother would have said about it. Lalli's parents are conspiciously absent from the list of authority figures.
3rd Dec '16 4:51:26 AM Nazetrime
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* A scene from ''WebComic/StandStillStaySilent'' implies this was the case with Hotakainens before they became ChildSoliders. When Lalli makes a mistake, his cousin Tuuri scolds him by asking what her older brother ([[PromotionToParent who has been watching over both of them]] ever since they joined the army) and their grandmother would have said about it. Lalli's parents are conspiciously absent from the list of authority figures.
18th Oct '16 7:53:57 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10724053/1/Code-Geass-The-Prepared-Rebellion-V2 Code Geass: The Prepared Rebellion]]'' has Milly Ashford, who was raised by a combination of her grandfather and an old nursemaid. She didn't meet her parents until she was five, and disliked them both almost immediately.

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* ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10724053/1/Code-Geass-The-Prepared-Rebellion-V2 Code Geass: The Prepared Rebellion]]'' ''Fanfic/CodeGeassThePreparedRebellion'' has Milly Ashford, who was raised by a combination of her grandfather and an old nursemaid. She didn't meet her parents until she was five, and disliked them both almost immediately.
17th Oct '16 3:07:57 PM Morgenthaler
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* Joseph Joestar in ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' was raised by his grandmother Erina, since his father George II died in the [[WW1 Great War]] and his mother [[spoiler: Lisa Lisa]] had to go on the lam for killing a British military officer [[spoiler: who was actually a zombie minion of Dio Brando in disguise, and the real killer of George II]].

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* Joseph Joestar in ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' was raised by his grandmother Erina, since his father George II died in the [[WW1 [[UsefulNotes/WW1 Great War]] and his mother [[spoiler: Lisa Lisa]] had to go on the lam for killing a British military officer [[spoiler: who was actually a zombie minion of Dio Brando in disguise, and the real killer of George II]].
11th Oct '16 11:35:22 PM Gairyuki
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* Joseph Joestar in ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' was raised by his grandmother Erina, since his father George II died in the [[WW1 Great War]] and his mother [[spoiler: Lisa Lisa]] had to go on the lamb for killing a British military officer.

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* Joseph Joestar in ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure'' was raised by his grandmother Erina, since his father George II died in the [[WW1 Great War]] and his mother [[spoiler: Lisa Lisa]] had to go on the lamb lam for killing a British military officer.officer [[spoiler: who was actually a zombie minion of Dio Brando in disguise, and the real killer of George II]].
7th Oct '16 9:05:11 AM StFan
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* Creator/ChrisRock discusses this in his special ''Bigger and Blacker''. He says that "if a kid calls his grandmama 'Mommy' and his mama 'Pam', he's going to jail".
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* Possibly [[TheWatson Wybie]] in ''WesternAnimation/{{Coraline}}''--it's not spelled out, but we repeatedly hear his grandmother call him home and learn about her past with no mention of his parents.

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* Possibly [[TheWatson Wybie]] in ''WesternAnimation/{{Coraline}}''--it's ''WesternAnimation/{{Coraline}}'' -- it's not spelled out, but we repeatedly hear his grandmother call him home and learn about her past with no mention of his parents.



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* Creator/ChrisRock discusses this in his special ''Bigger and Blacker''. He says that "if a kid calls his grandmama 'Mommy' and his mama 'Pam', he's going to jail".
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4th Oct '16 5:43:40 PM eroock
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1st Oct '16 10:45:50 PM Knowledgeseeker
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* The titular character Izetta from ''Anime/IzettaTheLastWitch'' was raised by her grandmother prior to the beginning of the series.
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