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30th Jun '16 8:23:55 PM PaulA
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* In Creator/PoulAnderson's "A World Called Maanerek", the "tension release" using Sonna starts with her lobotomy�the doctor explains that first they will remove her hair, which will be interesting in itself, since many primitive women are proud of their hair. [[spoiler:Wanen rescues her first.]]

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* In Creator/PoulAnderson's "A World Called Maanerek", the "Literature/AWorldCalledMaanerek", Sonna is lined up to become "tension release" using Sonna starts with her lobotomy�the for the crew--meaning she will be lobotomized and used as a sexual plaything. But first, the doctor explains that first explains, they will remove her hair, which will be interesting in itself, since many primitive women are proud of their hair. [[spoiler:Wanen rescues her first.]]
30th Jun '16 3:57:55 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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* After defeating Wrestling/BulletClub's then newest member, Adam Page, Wrestling/JayLethal vowed to run through each and every last member of the group, [[Wrestling/RunTheGauntlet one by one]]. However Bullet Club had no intention of playing along and ended up ganging up on Lethal so Adam Cole could shave his head.
30th Jun '16 1:16:53 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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* At Sacrifice 2008, Roxxi Laveaux lost a hair vs hair match and got her head shaved. Similar to Molly Holly, it was necessary because her hair had been ruined from constant dyeing. She kept her bald look for several months before growing it back. Of note it was not the hair of [[Wrestling/GailKim her opponent]] on the line but that of Wrestling/AngelinaLove, who with Wrestling/TheBeautifulPeople stable (Wrestling/VelvetSky, Wrestling/MadisonRayne) would often assault people and cut out chunks of their hair with scissors and sabotauged the match to ensure Laveau

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* At Sacrifice 2008, Roxxi Laveaux lost a hair vs hair match and got her head shaved. Similar to Molly Holly, it was necessary because her hair had been ruined from constant dyeing. She kept her bald look for several months before growing it back. Of note it was not the hair of [[Wrestling/GailKim her opponent]] on the line but that of Wrestling/AngelinaLove, who with Wrestling/TheBeautifulPeople stable (Wrestling/VelvetSky, Wrestling/MadisonRayne) would often assault people and cut out chunks of their hair with scissors and sabotauged the match to ensure LaveauLaveau lost. They had also been involved in an angle where "[[Wrestling/DaffneyUnger The Governor]]" fooled them into thinking she was Sarah Palin. Once Laveau and Wrestling/TaylorWilde revealed to them she wasn't The Beautiful People were furious at being humiliated, triple teaming not Palin and cutting chunks off her hair.



* A storyline in TNA had the character the Governor fooling the Beautiful People into thinking she was actually Sarah Palin. Once they discovered she wasn't and, furious at being humiliated, they triple teamed her and cut chunks off her hair.
22nd Jun '16 10:59:44 PM siberia82
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* ''Film/XMenApocalypse'': Professor Charles Xavier loses his hair due to a psychic trauma inflicted upon him by Apocalypse.
12th Jun '16 8:39:20 PM PaulA
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* In ''[[Creator/ChristopherMarlowe Edward II]]'', the king has his beard forcibly shaved off during his imprisonment, to prevent his identification and rescue.

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* In ''[[Creator/ChristopherMarlowe Edward II]]'', Creator/ChristopherMarlowe's ''Theatre/EdwardII'', the king has his beard forcibly shaved off during his imprisonment, to prevent his identification and rescue. rescue.
9th Jun '16 10:13:47 AM fearlessnikki
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* The movie ''She's In The Army Now'' features a group of unprepared women joining the army for basic training. The women are allowed to keep their hair long if they make sure it's above the collar at all times. Virginia Marshall has long RapunzelHair that frequently comes undone, and the sergeant has the platoon do push-ups as punishment. So a trio of other women blindside Marshall and cut all her hair off - which is a bit of DisproportionateRetribution, since the platoon only had to do twelve push-ups as punishment.



** Inverted with one of the male models, who started out with short hair but got extensions put in to give him a 'Jesus' look. It was every bit as ridiculous as it sounds. Another guy was given a facial hair weave, with similar results.



* In the Creator/VCAndrews novel ''Literature/FlowersInTheAttic'', the [[EvilMatriarch fanatically religious grandmother]] coats Cathy's long hair in tar to force her to cut it (believing that vanity is a sin). The children manage to remove the tar with chemicals. Cathy cuts off the front part of her hair and wears a scarf to hide the rest and fool Grandmother into thinking she cut it all off.

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* In the Creator/VCAndrews novel ''Literature/FlowersInTheAttic'', the [[EvilMatriarch fanatically religious grandmother]] coats Cathy's long hair in tar to force her to cut it (believing that vanity is a sin). The children manage to remove the tar with chemicals. Cathy cuts off the front part of her hair and wears a scarf to hide the rest and fool Grandmother into thinking she cut it all off. The TV movie does both - where the children can't remove the tar and Cathy just has Chris cut all her hair off.



* In ''The Blair Witch Files'' (a spin-off of ''Film/TheBlairWitchProject''), one book deals with a girl called Louise Irwin. Once her parents and uncle die, her Aunt Mary doesn't want to keep her in the house. She also doesn't want to drive all the way to the next town to put her in a home for girls - so she cuts all Louise's hair off and sends her to the local home for boys as 'Lee Irwin'.



** ''That'll Teach Em'' - boys had to get short-back-and-sides. Brennon Gunston began as a rocker with long blond hair. After it was all cut off, he had a hard time adjusting to the system. He ended up quitting the show. A Spanish spin-off had girls forced to get regulation haircuts too (to shoulder-length). Some of them really didn't take it well.

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** ''That'll Teach Em'' - boys had to get short-back-and-sides. Brennon Gunston began as a rocker with long blond hair. After it was all cut off, he had a hard time adjusting to the system. He ended up quitting the show. A Spanish spin-off had girls forced to get regulation haircuts too (to shoulder-length). Some of them really didn't take it well. A Dutch spin-off forced a black girl to remove all her extensions, leaving her hair very short.


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* A storyline in TNA had the character the Governor fooling the Beautiful People into thinking she was actually Sarah Palin. Once they discovered she wasn't and, furious at being humiliated, they triple teamed her and cut chunks off her hair.
7th Jun '16 10:09:44 PM gewunomox
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* A military haircut underscores a young man's troubled relationship with his girlfriend in GreenDay's music video for "Wake Me Up When September Ends."

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* A military haircut underscores a young man's troubled relationship with his girlfriend in GreenDay's Music/GreenDay's music video for "Wake Me Up When September Ends."
25th May '16 8:27:51 PM Willbyr
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* A similar subversion occurs in ''KenichiTheMightiestDisciple'' during a Master Class fight between [[spoiler:Shigure and Kii Kagerou. Shigure manages to [[http://www.onemanga.com/Historys_Strongest_Disciple_Kenichi/291/07/ cut Kagerou's hair]] with her katana; at first Kagerou looks genuinely pissed by the feat, only to reveal moments later that he was in fact kidding and that he doesn't mind his loss at all.]]

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* A similar subversion occurs in ''KenichiTheMightiestDisciple'' ''Manga/KenichiTheMightiestDisciple'' during a Master Class fight between [[spoiler:Shigure and Kii Kagerou. Shigure manages to [[http://www.onemanga.com/Historys_Strongest_Disciple_Kenichi/291/07/ cut Kagerou's hair]] with her katana; at first Kagerou looks genuinely pissed by the feat, only to reveal moments later that he was in fact kidding and that he doesn't mind his loss at all.]]



* In ''{{Claymore}}'', Clare and Teresa were both originally proud of their long, black hair. The process used to give them their powers turns their hair platinum blonde. Clare also is forced to cut her hair during training. Also, [[spoiler: Clare accidentally cuts off a lock of Galataea's hair while rescuing her from Agatha, who's holding Galataea hostage. Much indignation ensues.]]

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* In ''{{Claymore}}'', ''Manga/{{Claymore}}'', Clare and Teresa were both originally proud of their long, black hair. The process used to give them their powers turns their hair platinum blonde. Clare also is forced to cut her hair during training. Also, [[spoiler: Clare accidentally cuts off a lock of Galataea's hair while rescuing her from Agatha, who's holding Galataea hostage. Much indignation ensues.]]
19th May '16 7:40:15 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/SoldierOfOrange'': After the war, one of Erik's female friends is forcibly shaved for sleeping with a German soldier. She says she doesn't blame them, though.
18th May '16 10:57:40 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In the manga version of ''FlameOfRecca'', Mikagami cuts Yanagi's hair after telling her about his dead sister (who she looks very much like, and apparently looks even more like with her hair short). Recca gets royally pissed, and brings up the hair=life comparison during the fight that ensues.

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* In the manga version of ''FlameOfRecca'', ''Manga/FlameOfRecca'', Mikagami cuts Yanagi's hair after telling her about his dead sister (who she looks very much like, and apparently looks even more like with her hair short). Recca gets royally pissed, and brings up the hair=life comparison during the fight that ensues.
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