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Drinking Game: The Clique
Try at your own risk.

  • Every time you think This series could've been so much more. or something similar, take a shot.
    • Especially a middle school version of Heathers.
  • If you're feeling suicidal... Every time an outfit is over-described, take a shot. (TV Tropes is not responsible for any drunkenness, liver failure, and jaundice that migh—will ensue.)
    • Take two shots if it's multiple outfits being over-described.
    • Take a shot for every designer label mentioned when describing an outfit.
      • Down the bottle if there's a chapter where an outfit is not over described.
    • Take a shot every time Massie expresses disapproval of Claire's overalls or Derrington's shorts. Two if she says so out loud to a third character. Down the bottle, throw down the book and scream "THEY'RE KIDS! THEY DRESS LIKE KIDS! YOU'RE THE ONE WHO'S DOING IT WRONG!" if she says it to their face.
  • Every time you think Dude, Not Funny!, take a shot.
    • Take two if it's because the Pretty Committee reminds you of the bullies you used to have.
  • Every time you want to smack the Pretty Committee, take a shot.
    • Take two if it's Massie or Alicia.
    • Down the whole bottle if it's their PARENTS you want to smack for tolerating their behavior.
  • Finish your drink if the book you're reading can be summarized as 'Alicia tries to start her own Clique and fails again'.
  • Take a shot for every:
    • "Ehmagawd"
    • "Point"
    • "Given"
    • "I heart [x]"
    • "Are you a [x]? Then why are you..."
  • Take a shot every time Dylan wangsts about her weight.
    • Take a sip if you want to scream at her that she's probably skinny by normal standards.
  • Take a sip every time you have a horrible, horrible realization about the characters in these books. (Alicia being implied to have breast implants, Dylan having a budding eating disorder, Massie being a sociopath, Claire living a lie, etc.)
  • Take a shot every time the characters are sexed-up.
  • Take a shot every time Unfortunate Implications pop up.
  • Take a shot every time you wish you could look away, but for some reason, can't.
  • If it's an earlier book, take a shot every time you pity Claire or want to comfort her. If it's a later book, well...
    • Well then take a shot every time you shake your head and say, "Claire, what happened to you?"
      • Take two if you wish you could tell her to stop being a bitch and be herself again.
      • Take two every time she's mean to or manipulates Layne.
  • Take a shot every time an awkward and bizzarely out-of-place pop culture reference is shoved in.
  • Take a shot every time you wonder if the author is being paid by all the brands and companies mentioned.
    • Take a shot if you wonder if YSL is the Creator's Pet fashion brand.
  • Take a shot every time it's obvious that Most Writers Are Adults.
    • You won't make it through the first three books.
  • To a lesser extent, take a shot every time you get ideas for a Dark Fic or Deconstruction Fic.
  • Take a sip every time somebody gets away with something.
  • Take a shot every time a Gender-Blender Name pops up, like Dylan.
    • Or if it sounds like somebody's last name.
  • Take a shot every time you think You do realize you'd go further if you just ditched the Committee, right?
    • Take two if you're thinking it about Massie. (This is actually implied in-universe)
      • Down the whole bottle if you're thinking it simultaneously for all five of them (you won't make it through halfway through the first book)
  • Take a shot every time the Adults Are Useless, or the parents are implied to be the cause of their daughters' behaviour.
  • Take a shot every time a Squicky Toy Ship comes up.
    • You'll get so drunk you'll forget they're not adults or even high schoolers.
      • Actually, you don't even need to be drunk for that.
  • Take a shot every time these books remind you of those girls you hated in middle and high school.
    • Take two if their actions were similar—or even identical—to that of the Pretty Committee.
  • Take a sip every time you think, "What kind of parents would name their kid [name], anyway?"
    • Take two if you're thinking about Massie.
  • Take a shot every time you wish it would end up like Heathers.
  • Take a shot every time you think:
    • "I hate these girls."
      • Take two for every "I hate Massie."
    • "Good god, stop describing the outfits and TELL A STORY!"
    • "This is supposed to be a story, not an ad!"
    • "When will Alicia give it up?"
    • "Is the author a pedophile/ephebophile?"
    • "I Need a Freaking Drink... Oh, good!" *gulp*
    • "Go bankrupt!"
    • (to the parents) "My God. I mean, oh. My. GOD. Why would you give your spoiled bitch of a daughter everything she wants? Grow a pair and say no!"
      • Or simply, "Shoulda used birth control."
    • "Am I supposed to be rooting for these girls? ...WHY?"
    • "What are they, 13 or 23?!"
  • Take a shot every time a Satellite Love Interest pops up.
  • Take a shot every time you think "the author's compensating for something, isn't she?".
  • Take a shot every time you spend more than fifteen minutes editing these pages even though you hate them.
  • May only work if you're in the process of reading the series, but down a shot every time you pray that these girls are going to get what they deserve in the end. You will be disappointed.
  • Take a shot every time you think "my god, the author must of been bullied a lot".
    • Take three if it occurs to you that maybe the author was the bully.
  • Take a shot every time you wonder how messed up they'll be as adults.
  • Take a shot every time you wonder if owning this would get you thrown in jail in some parts of the world.
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