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16th Jul '16 6:09:09 AM ironballs16
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* On the downside of this trope, British fondness for tea (specifically, Green Tea imported from China) was what set the first Opium War into motion - because of how much tea Britain was importing each year, it left them in a massive trade deficit with no viable goods that the Chinese wanted in a large enough quantity to offset it, except for opium.



* On the downside of this trope, British fondness for tea (specifically, Green Tea imported from China) was what set the first Opium War into motion - because of how much tea Britain was importing each year, it left them in a massive trade deficit with no viable goods that the Chinese wanted in a large enough quantity to offset it, except for opium.

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* On the downside of this trope, British fondness for tea (specifically, Green Tea imported from China) was what set the first Opium War into motion - because of how much tea Britain was importing each year, it left them in a massive trade deficit with no viable goods that the Chinese wanted in a large enough quantity to offset it, except for opium.
16th Jul '16 6:08:43 AM ironballs16
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* On the downside of this trope, British fondness for tea (specifically, Green Tea imported from China) was what set the first Opium War into motion - because of how much tea Britain was importing each year, it left them in a massive trade deficit with no viable goods that the Chinese wanted in a large enough quantity to offset it, except for opium.
25th Jun '16 9:36:50 PM Andyroid
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* Flasks of tea are a vitality-restoring item in ''VideoGame/SirYouAreBeingHunted''. The game even keeps track of how many flasks of tea you've consumed.
16th Jun '16 4:20:46 PM nombretomado
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* In ''TenchiMuyo'' it's stated that Tenchi prefers tea over coffee. In ''Anime/TenchiInTokyo'' he's often seen drinking tea when his classmates order coffee.

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* In ''TenchiMuyo'' ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'' it's stated that Tenchi prefers tea over coffee. In ''Anime/TenchiInTokyo'' he's often seen drinking tea when his classmates order coffee.
10th Jun '16 4:10:24 PM Prfnoff
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* ''VideoGame/FantasticNightDreamsCotton'' has its "Tea Time" {{Bonus Stage}}s.
8th Jun '16 11:08:42 AM thatmadork
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* Every character in ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'' drinks coffee like it's going out of style, mostly because [[Creator/MontyOum the guy who created it]] [[AuthorAppeal did as well]]. The sole exception is [[BadassBookworm Blake]], who prefers tea.
28th May '16 7:46:11 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''MahouSenseiNegima'':

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* ''MahouSenseiNegima'':''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'':
24th May '16 7:16:34 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In ''TenchiMuyo'' it's stated that Tenchi prefers tea over coffee. In ''TenchiInTokyo'' he's often seen drinking tea when his classmates order coffee.

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* In ''TenchiMuyo'' it's stated that Tenchi prefers tea over coffee. In ''TenchiInTokyo'' ''Anime/TenchiInTokyo'' he's often seen drinking tea when his classmates order coffee.
18th May '16 4:02:57 AM DeepRed
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* The late, great AlanRickman managed to [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eob7V_WtAVg make it sound epic in slow-motion]].
13th May '16 3:06:54 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In ''Film/TheQueen'', Prime Minister TonyBlair calls Her Majesty away from afternoon tea to [[IncrediblyLamePun serve her a hot dose of reality]] about the public's reaction to the death of Princess Diana. Prince Philip proceeds to flip out at the impertinence.

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* In ''Film/TheQueen'', Prime Minister TonyBlair UsefulNotes/TonyBlair calls Her Majesty away from afternoon tea to [[IncrediblyLamePun serve her a hot dose of reality]] about the public's reaction to the death of Princess Diana. Prince Philip proceeds to flip out at the impertinence.
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