-->''"Morning honey. You look angry about something." \\
"No, I'm not angry." \\
"Hey mom, what's up?" \\
"Oh, your father's upset about something." \\
"What? I said I'm not angry." \\
"Mommy, what's dad angry about?" \\

When someone does not have a feeling (specifically, anger), but due to the constant prodding of other characters develops that feeling. Quote above is paraphrased from an old (90's) ''{{Drabble}}'' comic. Anger is the most common end result due to RuleOfDrama, but any emotion reached after a steady (and in the moment true) insistence that it is not present counts.

Contrast ThatMakesMeFeelAngry, subtrope of HypocriticalHumor. TruthInTelevision for everyone at some point.

%%* [[http://www.schlockmercenary.com/2007-06-18 These]] [[http://www.schlockmercenary.com/2007-06-19 two]] ''Webcomic/SchlockMercenary'' strips.
%%* [[http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=326 This]] ''Webcomic/DinosaurComics'' strip.
%%* Aforementioned ''{{Drabble}}'' strip.
* ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'': "I'M COMPLETELY CALM!"
%%* [[http://questionablecontent.net/view.php?comic=1085 This]] ''Webcomic/QuestionableContent'' strip slowly advances towards this trope, hitting it dead-on at the end...
%%* Not taken to its conclusion, but shows up in ''Anime/{{Rahxephon}}'' TheMovie.
%%* ''Film/AngerManagement'' had lots of this.
* In ''Series/DoctorWho'', the Doctor brings down [[spoiler:Harriet Jones]] entirely via this method. With six words. The six words were a trigger, and having the entirety of the media saying "Is it true you're unfit for office?" and "Are you going to resign?" put [[spoiler:Harriet]] over the edge. Those six words? [[spoiler:"Don't you think she looks tired?"]]
* One Creator/{{Loriot}} sketch ending like this:
--> '''Wife:''' Why are you so aggressive?
--> '''Husband:''' I'm not aggressive!
--> '''Wife:''' Why are you shouting at me, then?
--> '''Husband:''' [[PunctuatedForEmphasis I! AM! NOT! SHOUTING! AT! YOU!!!]]
* [[JerkassStu Kicker]] from ''Anime/TransformersEnergon:'' '''I AM NOT YELLING!'''
* The following exchange occurs in the play, ''2 Pianos 4 Hands'', with the father of one of the characters:
--> '''Father:''' And stop crying like that!
--> '''Son:''' You stop yelling.
--> '''Father:''' (in the same tone of voice as before) I'm not yelling, I'm just very passionate about what I'm saying!
* In [[Series/TheYoungOnes The Young Ones]], this exchange:
--> '''Rick:''' (screaming in Neil's face) I AM [[PunctuatedForEmphasis NOT! GETTING! AGGRESSIVE!!!]]
--> ({{beat}})
--> '''Neil:''' You are, Rick. [[ComicallyMissingThePoint I can sense it.]]