New Child Left Behind


(permanent link) added: 2008-09-16 22:54:48 sponsor: fleb (last reply: 2008-11-02 00:17:39)

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An Always Male main character--for obviously biological reasons--gets an unimportant minor character pregnant, and it doesn't have any long-term repercussions whatsoever. He probably doesn't even know she got pregnant; because she's just so considerate she decides not to tell him. In that case, his blissful ignorance neatly evades any and all of the inconvenient Moral Dissonance of being a Deadbeat Dad.

  • O'Neill's Going Native Time Skip-wife in Stargate SG-1, "A Hundred Days." It's obviously implied the way she holds her belly in the last shot.
  • I've heard-it-said that something like this happened to Colossus in X-Men comics.

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