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* ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'': Gaz has no respect whatsoever for her older brother Dib. While they're the only two humans who see through Zim's [[HughMann terrible human disguise]], Gaz still looks down on Dib for obsessing over an "invader" who's so horribly incompetent.


* ''WesternAnimation/{{Daria}}'': The title character is seen this way by her shallow younger sister Quinn, mostly because Daria is plainly dressed and unpopular. For most of the show, Quinn claims she is an only child and denies the fact that she and Daria are sisters.
* ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'': Despite being older than Dexter, Dee Dee acts more like an AnnoyingYoungerSibling and is mostly seen destroying or ruining Dexter's lab, although mostly by accident. Dexter is endlessly annoyed by Dee Dee and sees her as a nuisance.



* On ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', Lisa Simpson sees her older brother, Bart, as an immature and poorly behaved underachiever. Marge and Homer agree and even put her in charge of babysitting him one evening (which, unsurprisingly, does not go well).
* ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'': Despite being older than Dexter, Dee Dee acts more like an AnnoyingYoungerSibling and is mostly seen destroying or ruining Dexter's lab, although mostly by accident. Dexter is endlessly annoyed by Dee Dee and sees her as a nuisance.



* ''WesternAnimation/{{Daria}}'': The title character is seen this way by her shallow younger sister Quinn, mostly because Daria is plainly dressed and unpopular. For most of the show, Quinn claims she is an only child and denies the fact that she and Daria are sisters.


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* On ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', Lisa Simpson sees her older brother, Bart, as an immature and poorly behaved underachiever. Marge and Homer agree and even put her in charge of babysitting him one evening (which, unsurprisingly, does not go well).


** Sarah can't stand her older brother Ed even though he cares for her as his "baby sister" and does whatever she asks. Even when he's not around, she refers to him as "my stupid brother". In fact, even before the movie, she's the only one who doesn't idolize Eddy's CoolBigBro because, in her own words, "all brothers are stupid". Though she does become a little nicer to at the end of the movie.

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** Sarah can't stand her older brother Ed even though he cares for her as his "baby sister" and does whatever she asks. Even when he's not around, she refers to him as "my stupid brother". In fact, even before the movie, she's the only one who doesn't idolize Eddy's CoolBigBro because, in her own words, "all brothers are stupid". Though she does become a little nicer to him at the end of the movie.


** Sarah can't stand her older brother Ed. Even when he's not around, she refers to him as "my stupid brother". In fact, even before the movie, she's the only one who doesn't idolize Eddy's CoolBigBro because, in her own words, "all brothers are stupid".

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** Sarah can't stand her older brother Ed.Ed even though he cares for her as his "baby sister" and does whatever she asks. Even when he's not around, she refers to him as "my stupid brother". In fact, even before the movie, she's the only one who doesn't idolize Eddy's CoolBigBro because, in her own words, "all brothers are stupid". Though she does become a little nicer to at the end of the movie.


* D.W. Read from ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' does not have a high opinion of her titular older brother. She views him as someone who makes so many mistakes, that whenever she wants to do something right, she does the exact opposite of whatever he does. This is despite the fact that most of the time, [[FoolishSiblingResponsibleSibling Arthur is more mature and level-headed than D.W. is]], and most of the arguments between the two are D.W.'s fault in the first place.

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* D.W. Read from ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' does not have a high opinion of her titular older brother. She views him as someone who makes so many mistakes, that whenever she wants to do something right, she does the exact opposite of whatever he does. This is despite the fact that most of the time, [[FoolishSiblingResponsibleSibling Arthur is more mature and level-headed than D.W. is]], and most of the arguments between the two are D.W.'s fault in the first place. To sum up, she's just a spoiled brat.

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* Similarly, [[Anime/OjamajoDoremi Doremi Harukaze]] is almost never respected by her kindergarten-age little sister Pop for most of the first two seasons. Once Pop admits part of the reason was due to not getting piano lessons from their mom, she starts to respect her big sister and eventually admits she looks up to Doremi.


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* Zoe sees her brother Connor as this in ‘’Theatre/DearEvanHansen’’ thanks to his drug use and volatile behavior. His suicide early in Act I didn’t help much either.
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** Sally sees her older sibling, Charlie Brown, as a flop as a big brother due to his wishy-washy nature and consistent record of failure in nearly everything.

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** Sally sees thinks her older sibling, Charlie Brown, as is a flop as a big brother due to because of his wishy-washy nature and consistent record of failure in nearly everything.


* Usagi from ''Franchise/SailorMoon'' is this to her little brother Shingo because she's such a crybaby, a klutz and a terrible student. After she gets locked out of the house for failing a test, he says he wishes he had a smarter sister.

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* Usagi from ''Franchise/SailorMoon'' is this to gets no respect from her little brother Shingo because she's such a crybaby, a klutz and a terrible student. After she gets locked out of the house for failing a test, he says he wishes he had a smarter sister.


* Subverted in ''Anime/Pokemon'' with Paul's attitude towards his older brother, Reggie. Paul respects Reggie enough to leave his Pokémon with the latter. However, Paul sees Reggie’s "kindness to his Pokemon" part of his training style as a disappointment.

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* Subverted in ''Anime/Pokemon'' ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' with Paul's attitude towards his older brother, Reggie. Paul respects Reggie enough to leave his Pokémon with the latter. However, Paul sees Reggie’s "kindness to his Pokemon" part of his training style as a disappointment.

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* Subverted in ''Anime/Pokemon'' with Paul's attitude towards his older brother, Reggie. Paul respects Reggie enough to leave his Pokémon with the latter. However, Paul sees Reggie’s "kindness to his Pokemon" part of his training style as a disappointment.


* {{Downplayed}} in ''WesternAnimation/{{Recess}}.'' Sporty Vince begins one episode [[BigBrotherWorship talking about how cool]] his older brother Chad is, when he's actually a huge HollywoodNerd--something Vince apparently hadn't realized until his friends point it out. He spends the rest of the episode trying to reconcile this information with the way that he's always thought of Chad before.

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* ''Fanfic/BequeathedFromPaleEstates'': Robert to Renly. Renly has more love for the dead Stannis than Robert, which is particularly notable because they too never managed to get along in life (something that Renly deeply regrets). Robert, by contrast, managed to drive Renly away after trying to arrange a marriage for their niece Shireen without Renly's input (as Renly is now her legal guardian with Stannis and Selyse' deaths during ThePlague) and proving himself to be a far more incompetent ruler than Stannis.
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