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Playing With: Guy on Guy Is Hot
Basic Trope: 2 guys making out or having sex is considered about as hot as you can get.
  • Straight: Bob and Fred make out. Alice and Diana point out how hot it is.
  • Exaggerated:
  • Downplayed: Bob and Fred have an Accidental Kiss. Alice raises her eyebrows and smiles ever so slightly.
  • Justified:
    • Bob and Fred are very handsome men.
    • As the main page says, 1+1=2
    • The people that like it most are gays as well.
    • Bob and Fred are an actual gay couple, and there is nothing wrong with being an affectionate gay couple just because most women find them handsome.
  • Inverted:
  • Subverted:
    • Alice and Diana were looking past them at something else.
    • It looks like Bob is seducing Fred but it turns out to be a prank to trick Diana.
    • Alice isn't particularly turned on by gays or guy-on-guy action.
  • Double Subverted:
    • Alice and Diana were looking past them at Charlie and Evan.
    • But as soon as Diana leaves then Bob and Fred are having sex.
    • At least, that's what she claims; she later makes her excuses to have some,ahem, alone time.
  • Parodied:
    • Bob and Fred have to shoo away the people with cameraphones if they want to make out.
    • Fred and Bob are really, really, ugly, but people still treat it as the hottest thing ever.
    • Bob and Fred are known to be straight. They accidentally brush against each other momentarily. Heads turn immediately, and comments of this sort are made.
    • Bob hugs Fred after he nearly fell over. Everybody around them notices. The entire world stops and takes notice, causing a Rube Goldberg Device set of events which ends in a nuclear missile being launched.
  • Zig Zagged: The plot can't quite make up its mind if Fred and Bob are Bait and Switch Gays or not.
  • Averted:
    • There are no gays.
    • Fred and Bob make out, and it's not treated as more or less hot than anyone else doing the same.
  • Enforced: "Our target audience thinks this. Throw some in."
  • Lampshaded: "Check it out! Bob and Fred are gonna make out! Let's all stare and tell no one in particular how hot it is!"
  • Invoked: Fred starts making out with Bob to get Alice's attention.
  • Exploited: Charlie needs to sneak past Alice, so Bob and Fred start making out in front of her so she'll be Distracted by the Sexy.
  • Defied: Bob and Fred save making out for when they have some privacy.
  • Discussed: "Bob and Fred are making out!" "Sweeeeeet."
  • Conversed: "Why is it that whenever two attractive male characters even so much as make eye contact for more than a second, all the fangirls start writing Slash Fics about them?"
  • Deconstructed:
    • Bob rapes Fred and still it's hot for Alice and Diana.
    • Diana has to be a peeping tom - It's harder than it sounds trying to get gays to make out while you're there.
    • The gays are UGLY.
    • Because everyone thinks guy on guy is hot, Bob is afraid to come out for fear that everyone will just think he's looking for attention.
  • Reconstructed:
    • It's not rape, it's surprise sex or role playing.
    • Fred introduces Diana to a pair of gay exhibitionists.
    • Gay characters that aren't ugly are introduced.
  • Plotted A Good Waste:
    • After getting fed up with people leering at them, Bob and Fred put on a deliberate show to draw in as many of those people as possible, then deliberately move into carefully orchestrated Squick territory so that the onlookers are completely grossed out and it's their own fault. May or may not be one person who finds what they saw to be even hotter than the normal makeouts.
    • It is a continuity where Everyone Is Gay...or at least bi.
  • Played For Laughs:
    • All the girls and some of the guys stop what they're doing to watch Bob and Fred make out.
    • Bob and Fred have a lot of trouble finding somewhere they can be affectionate without spectators enjoying it.
  • Played For Drama:
  • Darker and Edgier: Diana is so obsessed with guy-on-guy action that she violently forces Bob and Fred to have sex.
  • Lighter and Softer: Bob and Fred are voluntary homosexuals. Alice watches, which only encourages them.

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