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* Being born with the Zodiac curse seems to doom this for Sohma family members with more unusual natural hair colors in ''Manga/FruitsBasket''. In particular, poor Kisa briefly stopped going to school because her classmates just wouldn't stop ignoring/laughing at her.

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** Bart is also a frequent target of bullying, though that [[DependingOnTheWriter depends on how popular is he in that episode]].


* ''WesternAnimation/{{Recess}}'': Gus Griswald is the new kid and is immediately on the low pecking order until he finds refuge with a group of the other main characters. Even then sometimes he gets bullied, for example when the AlphaBitch GirlPosse the Ashleys start ranking students based on popularity, he gets a 0.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Recess}}'': Gus Griswald is the new kid and is immediately on the low pecking order until he finds refuge with a group of the other main characters. Even characters, but even then sometimes he gets bullied, for example bullied. For example, when the AlphaBitch GirlPosse the Ashleys start ranking students based on popularity, he popularity from 10 to 1, Gus gets a 0.


* In the movie ''Film/Little2019'', it was revealed in the beginning that Jordan was an easy target for bullying in middle school because of her love of science and how she looked. The film actually {{Deconstruction}} this, as this was what led to Jordan acting like a raging asshole to not only her employees, but to almost everyone she meets. She becomes this again when she's magically aged back into a middle schooler and the kids bully her for her natural hair and clothes.

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* In the movie ''Film/Little2019'', it was revealed in the beginning that Jordan was an easy target for bullying in middle school because of her love of science and how she looked. The film actually {{Deconstruction}} deconstructs this, as this was what led to Jordan acting like a raging asshole to not only her employees, but to almost everyone she meets. She becomes this again when she's magically aged back into a middle schooler and the kids bully her for her natural hair and clothes.



** {{Deconstruction}} in an episode when Michael was a target of bullying due to him being CampStraight. He ends up getting fed up and rages at his tormentors.

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** {{Deconstruction}} Deconstructed in an episode when Michael was a target of bullying due to him being CampStraight. He ends up getting fed up and rages at his tormentors.



* ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock:'' {{Deconstruction}} in the VerySpecialEpisode "Jimmy". The character Jimmy was an easy target of bullying. He got so fed up that he brought a gun to school. Unfortunately, Jimmy has to spend months in juvy because victim or not, [[RealityEnsues he still broke the law by bringing a gun to school]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock:'' {{Deconstruction}} Deconstructed in the VerySpecialEpisode "Jimmy". The character Jimmy was an easy target of bullying. He got so fed up that he brought a gun to school. Unfortunately, Jimmy has to spend months in juvy because victim or not, [[RealityEnsues he still broke the law by bringing a gun to school]].


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** Gary Lutz of ''Why I'm Afraid of Bees'', an awkward UnathleticNerd who gets beaten up by bullies on the regular.

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** Gary Lutz of ''Why I'm Afraid of Bees'', an awkward UnathleticNerd nerd who gets beaten up by bullies on the regular.

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* ''Series/BoardwalkEmpire'': In one episode, Al Capone finds out while conversing with his wife over dinner that his son is one of these at school. [[WorseWithContext To make things worse]], [[BullyingTheDisabled the poor kid is deaf]] and when Capone asks what kind of kid would be so low as to bully a deaf kid, his wife reminds him that their son goes to a special school for the deaf and all the other kids are similarly disabled -- [[TeensAreMonsters they are just]] [[DisabilityAsAnExcuseForJerkassery plain assholes.]]


** Averted with Oscar, as he is just a victim of slapstick and bad luck. You would think Oscar was this in his middle and high school days, but ''he'' was the one who was the bully.

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** Averted [[AvertedTrope Averted]] with Oscar, as he is just a victim of slapstick and bad luck. You would think Oscar was this in his middle and high school days, but ''he'' was the one who was the bully.


* ''Anime/DigimonFrontier'': Tomoki/[[DubNameChange Tommy]] is bullied into the train to the Digital World by two older boys when we first meet him. It's indicated that it's due to him being ProneToTears, and throughout the anime he becomes braver and even saves his two bullies from danger.

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* ''Anime/DigimonFrontier'': As shown in the example image, Tomoki/[[DubNameChange Tommy]] from ''Anime/DigimonFrontier'' is bullied into the train to the Digital World by two older boys when we first meet him. It's indicated that it's due to him being ProneToTears, and throughout the anime he becomes braver and even saves his two bullies from danger.


* In the movie ''Film/Little2019'', it was revealed in the beginning that Jordan was an easy target for bullying in middle school because of her love of science and how she looked. The film actually deconstructs this, as this was what led to Jordan acting like a raging asshole to not only her employees, but to almost everyone she meets. She becomes this again when she's magically aged back into a middle schooler and the kids bully her for her natural hair and clothes.

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* In the movie ''Film/Little2019'', it was revealed in the beginning that Jordan was an easy target for bullying in middle school because of her love of science and how she looked. The film actually deconstructs {{Deconstruction}} this, as this was what led to Jordan acting like a raging asshole to not only her employees, but to almost everyone she meets. She becomes this again when she's magically aged back into a middle schooler and the kids bully her for her natural hair and clothes.



* ''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow'': This is invoked by George and Carmen in one episode when they try to deal with Max constantly being beat up at school. George believes it's because of Angie teaching him that "bullies are friends who don't know how special you are", which George justifiably believes is guaranteed to get one's ass kicked if spoken out loud. Carmen is convinced it's because Angie still buys him nerdy clothes instead of cool clothes.

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* ''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow'': This is invoked [[InvokedTrope Invoked]] by George and Carmen in one episode when they try to deal with Max constantly being beat up at school. George believes it's because of Angie teaching him that "bullies are friends who don't know how special you are", which George justifiably believes is guaranteed to get one's ass kicked if spoken out loud. Carmen is convinced it's because Angie still buys him nerdy clothes instead of cool clothes.



** Deconstructed in an episode when Michael was a target of bullying due to him being CampStraight. He ends up getting fed up and rages at his tormentors.

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** Deconstructed {{Deconstruction}} in an episode when Michael was a target of bullying due to him being CampStraight. He ends up getting fed up and rages at his tormentors.



* ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock:'' Deconstructed in the VerySpecialEpisode "Jimmy". The character Jimmy was an easy target of bullying. He got so fed up that he brought a gun to school. Unfortunately, Jimmy has to spend months in juvy because victim or not, [[RealityEnsues he still broke the law by bringing a gun to school]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock:'' Deconstructed {{Deconstruction}} in the VerySpecialEpisode "Jimmy". The character Jimmy was an easy target of bullying. He got so fed up that he brought a gun to school. Unfortunately, Jimmy has to spend months in juvy because victim or not, [[RealityEnsues he still broke the law by bringing a gun to school]].


** Timmy Turner. His babysitter Vicky, the bully Francis, and even his teacher Mr. Crocker like to torment him more than everyone else.
*** Parodied in "Deja Vu", where Timmy manages to scare off his bully Francis, making him technically the school's bully by default. Unfortunately, that makes him an instant target from the bullies of ''other'' schools, who all line up to take him.

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** Timmy Turner. His babysitter Vicky, the bully Francis, and even his teacher Mr. Crocker like to torment him more than everyone else.
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else. Parodied in "Deja Vu", where Timmy manages to scare off his bully Francis, making him technically the school's bully by default. Unfortunately, that makes him an instant target from the bullies of ''other'' schools, who all line up to take him.


*** Parodied in "Deja Vu", where Timmy manages to scare off his bully Francis, making him the toughest kid at school by default. Unfortunately, that makes him an instant target from the bullies of ''other'' schools, who all line up to take him.

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*** Parodied in "Deja Vu", where Timmy manages to scare off his bully Francis, making him technically the toughest kid at school school's bully by default. Unfortunately, that makes him an instant target from the bullies of ''other'' schools, who all line up to take him.

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*** Parodied in "Deja Vu", where Timmy manages to scare off his bully Francis, making him the toughest kid at school by default. Unfortunately, that makes him an instant target from the bullies of ''other'' schools, who all line up to take him.


* ‘’WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb’’: Baljeet, a BollywoodNerd, is the favorite target of Buford the bully, to the point that Baljeet finding another bully to pick on him is treated like a break-up complete with “reconciliation” at the end. (As CharacterizationMarchesOn, they become more like VitriolicBestBuds.)

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* ‘’WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb’’: ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'': Baljeet, a BollywoodNerd, is the favorite target of Buford the bully, to the point that Baljeet finding another bully to pick on him is treated like a break-up complete with “reconciliation” at the end. (As CharacterizationMarchesOn, they become more like VitriolicBestBuds.)

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* ‘’WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb’’: Baljeet, a BollywoodNerd, is the favorite target of Buford the bully, to the point that Baljeet finding another bully to pick on him is treated like a break-up complete with “reconciliation” at the end. (As CharacterizationMarchesOn, they become more like VitriolicBestBuds.)

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