Tropers / Hobbledehoy

Hobbledehoy, or Hob, (or Ian Ridley), friend of Iambic and aspiring Big Name Troper, is a relative newcomer to active participation in TV Tropes, but has been a rabid addict for quite some time.

His life features examples of:
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