History WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes / LiveActionTV

19th Mar '16 12:34:29 PM nombretomado
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* Subverted in ''TheBigBangTheory'' episode "The Good Guy Fluctuation." Sheldon hides a live snake in Raj's desk drawer, hoping to scare him. It turns out Raj is not afraid of snakes at all; when he finds the snake, he immediately picks it up and starts talking to it in a [[BabyTalk cutesy voice]] about taking it to the biology lab for "some nice yummy mice."

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* Subverted in ''TheBigBangTheory'' ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'' episode "The Good Guy Fluctuation." Sheldon hides a live snake in Raj's desk drawer, hoping to scare him. It turns out Raj is not afraid of snakes at all; when he finds the snake, he immediately picks it up and starts talking to it in a [[BabyTalk cutesy voice]] about taking it to the biology lab for "some nice yummy mice."
12th Mar '16 12:33:16 PM Morgenthaler
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* Raj from ''TheBigBangTheory'' is afraid of insects. In "The Jiminy Conjecture," he freaks out when the guys visit an entomologist's lab; it's dark and there are containers of insects everywhere and mounted insects on the walls.

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* Raj from ''TheBigBangTheory'' ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'' is afraid of insects. In "The Jiminy Conjecture," he freaks out when the guys visit an entomologist's lab; it's dark and there are containers of insects everywhere and mounted insects on the walls.



* In the ''AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' episode "The Tale Of Watcher's Woods", a girl is captured by three witches and put in a wooden cage. One witch asks her if she'd like to "play with some rodents" and proceeds to put a bucket of rats into the cage with the girl, who happens to be terrified of rats. The girl then freaks out and says: "Why did it have to be rats?!"

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* In the ''AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' ''Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark'' episode "The Tale Of Watcher's Woods", a girl is captured by three witches and put in a wooden cage. One witch asks her if she'd like to "play with some rodents" and proceeds to put a bucket of rats into the cage with the girl, who happens to be terrified of rats. The girl then freaks out and says: "Why did it have to be rats?!"



* Knit Knots on ''ImaginationMovers'' seems to be at least somewhat afraid of Warehouse Mouse, telling the Movers to keep the "furry, woodland creature" away from him.

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* Knit Knots on ''ImaginationMovers'' ''Series/ImaginationMovers'' seems to be at least somewhat afraid of Warehouse Mouse, telling the Movers to keep the "furry, woodland creature" away from him.
5th Jan '16 2:13:19 PM LaurelHS
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* Balloons (globophobia) -- Lacey [[spoiler:and Davis]] in an episode of ''Series/CornerGas''. Also, by the end of that episode we find out that [[spoiler:Brent]] seems to have a fear of ''globes''.

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* Balloons (globophobia) -- Lacey [[spoiler:and Davis]] in an episode of ''Series/CornerGas''. Also, by the end of that episode we find out that [[spoiler:Brent]] seems to have a fear of ''globes''.''globes'' (although he's a prolific DeadpanSnarker, so it's very possible that his frightened reaction to the globe was a sarcastic joke).
3rd Jan '16 3:36:24 PM LaurelHS
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3rd Jan '16 3:34:39 PM LaurelHS
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* Subverted in ''TheBigBangTheory'' episode "The Good Guy Fluctuation." Sheldon hides a live snake in Raj's desk drawer, hoping to scare him. It turns out Raj is not afraid of snakes at all; when he finds the snake, he immediately picks it up and starts talking to it in a [[BabyTalk cutesy voice]] about taking it to the biology lab for "some nice yummy mice."




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* Raj from ''TheBigBangTheory'' is afraid of insects. In "The Jiminy Conjecture," he freaks out when the guys visit an entomologist's lab; it's dark and there are containers of insects everywhere and mounted insects on the walls.
3rd Jan '16 3:19:46 PM LaurelHS
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* In the ''CriminalMinds'' episode "Boogeyman," JJ admits that she's afraid of the woods.
23rd Dec '15 2:27:50 AM Erin582
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* Overton in the '90s sitcom ''Series/LivingSingle''.

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* Overton in the '90s sitcom ''Series/LivingSingle''.from ''Series/LivingSingle'' was horrified by clowns.
** As was Cole from ''Series/{{Martin}}''. He was even afraid of ''Ronald [=McDonald=]''.



* A SerialKiller from [[Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit]] was ultimately [[VillainousBreakdown broken down]] by both having his [[MyBelovedSmother estranged mother]] brought into the interrogation room ''and'' being locked into a dark closet by Benson and Stabler in an effort to get him confess. It worked.

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* A SerialKiller from [[Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit]] ''Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit'' was ultimately [[VillainousBreakdown broken down]] by both having his [[MyBelovedSmother estranged mother]] brought into the interrogation room ''and'' being locked into a dark closet by Benson and Stabler in an effort to get him confess. It worked.
23rd Dec '15 2:20:40 AM Erin582
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* Simone Marks, the mother of SerialKiller George Marks from ''Series/ColdCase'' was ''so'' afraid of the dark, that it caused her to have hysterical blindness and she called him "the darkness" and subsequently locked him in the attic.
** The killer from "Thrill Kill" was also terrified of the dark, so much that [[spoiler: he killed his own son and his friends when they played an innocent prank on him, taped their eyes shut and allowed two young teenagers to take the fall for his crimes.]]


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* A SerialKiller from [[Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit]] was ultimately [[VillainousBreakdown broken down]] by both having his [[MyBelovedSmother estranged mother]] brought into the interrogation room ''and'' being locked into a dark closet by Benson and Stabler in an effort to get him confess. It worked.
1st Dec '15 8:15:05 AM babyhenchy1
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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Series/JessicaJones'' with Trish Walker.

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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Series/JessicaJones'' ''Series/JessicaJones2015'' with Trish Walker.
1st Dec '15 7:27:19 AM Gregzilla
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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Series/JessicaJones'' with Trish Walker.
-->'''Jessica:''' Trish, what are you afraid of?\\
'''Trish:''' Not much anymore. Except clowns, but that's just common sense.
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