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Eaterman1995
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08:18:59 PM Mar 24th 2015
edited by Eaterman1995
The Tom & Jerry and Megamind examples seem like they should probably be removed. They're both stretching it.
SeptimusHeap
12:57:42 AM Mar 25th 2015
Even if they are, ban evasion is not acceptable behaviour.
MsPickles
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06:50:17 AM Jan 15th 2015
I personally think Sam and Dean Winchester, Megamind and Yu Narukami should all be removed, this page isn't supposed to be for discussing characters that yaoi fangirls ship with guys, and the first three fall pretty strongly into that category especially Dean since his actor confirmed he's straight. There's a case to be made for Yu, but I always saw his semi-flirtatious behavior with the guys as his idea of a joke.
Larkmarn
08:18:34 AM Jan 15th 2015
Yeah. Sam and Dean have plenty of Ho Yay, but they've only actually shown attraction to women. They've shown love towards men, but it's pretty clearly and explicitly brotherly love.

As for Yu... given he's a bit of Cloud Cuckoolander and Troll (especially in The Golden Animation), it's not a great examples.

Honestly, this page is so full of stretches I think it wouldn't be a bad idea to make it YMMV.
MissKitten
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06:11:02 PM May 20th 2013
No offense but a lot of these examples seem very Shipping Goggles-y.
Pannic
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11:20:34 PM Mar 3rd 2013
Some of these are a bit of a stretch. I mean, Harry Potter? Doncha think maybe we could tone down the shipping goggles just a smidge?
Telcontar
01:27:20 AM Mar 4th 2013
Yeeeah, he doesn't fit. Pulling fangirl shipping paragraph that digs at and reinterprets everything:

  • Harry Potter:Harry Potter himself. While he's shown to have a crush on Cho and later fall in love with Ginny, he also had plenty of Stupid Sexy Flanders moments when Bill Weasley is around, when watching Tom Riddle in the Pensieve, and another moment with Cedric Diggory who Harry describes as handsome... and he can't refer to Sirius's teenage self without dropping the word "handsome". In Half-Blood Prince there's also his strange preoccupation with Draco and his massive boycrush on the eponymous Prince.

I'll also post in the fora to ask if someone can do more thorough cleaning.
Larkmarn
06:19:16 AM Mar 4th 2013
Haha, yeh no. That needs to be pulled.

Any other ship-y examples?
LoserTakesAll
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01:56:37 AM Mar 18th 2012
Removed:

Because isn't the entire point of everything after the word "Note" in the trope description specifically intended to keep people from posting examples that are just characters fandom wants to be bi or gay when nothing in the original work suggests they actually are?
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