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* ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikerS'': [[BigBad Scaglietti]] justifies this trope to explain how the high priest who was guarding [[CrystalDragonJesus Olivie Sägebrecht's]] DNA got seduced by Due, who was infiltrating the Saint's Church as a NaughtyNun.

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* ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikerS'': ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers'': [[BigBad Scaglietti]] justifies this trope to explain how the high priest who was guarding [[CrystalDragonJesus Olivie Sägebrecht's]] DNA got seduced by Due, who was infiltrating the Saint's Church as a NaughtyNun.



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* ''Anime/PleaseTwins'': When Kousei Shimazaki reveals to Maiku that he once dated Tsubaki, he explains they broke up because [[SacredFirstKiss he botched their first kiss]] by groping her breasts and she (understandably) got angry and slapped him for it. He says the reason he started [[HoYay making advances on Maiku]] was something along the lines of this trope, and even after he and Tsubaki get back together, he ''still'' doesn't learn.


The masculine equivalent of the TheUnfairSex. This trope features a man caught in a sexually compromising situation. If he is unmarried, not seeing anyone, or involved with a partner who, at the moment, is either unwilling or unable to grant him sexual satisfaction, he can provide the following excuse (though typically not put quite so articulately):

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The masculine equivalent of the TheUnfairSex. This trope features a man caught in a sexually compromising situation. If he is unmarried, not seeing anyone, or involved with a partner who, at the moment, is either unwilling or unable to grant him sexual satisfaction, he can provide the following excuse (though typically not put quite so articulately):

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* In ''Film/PlymouthAdventure'', the ''Mayflower'' sailors constantly harass the Pilgrim women, which Captain Jones dismisses by saying that's just how lusty sailors are going to behave when there are women onboard.


* Music/{{Devo}}'s "Triumph of the Will" uncovers the [[AllMenAreRapists implications]] of this trope:

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* Music/{{Devo}}'s "Triumph of the Will" uncovers the [[AllMenAreRapists implications]] implications of this trope:


* Prevalent in Elven culture in the ''Literature/TalesOfMU'' universe, due to [[OurElvesAreBetter increased sexual potency]]. Among the more disciplined underground variety, it seems more common among the "[[{{Transgender}} halfkind]]" as they are not expected to show responsibility or constraint.

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* Prevalent in Elven culture in the ''Literature/TalesOfMU'' universe, due to [[OurElvesAreBetter [[OurElvesAreDifferent increased sexual potency]]. Among the more disciplined underground variety, it seems more common among the "[[{{Transgender}} halfkind]]" as they are not expected to show responsibility or constraint.

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* ''ComicBook/ChaosWar: Dead Avengers'': In issue #2, Swordsman explains why he flirts even as the world comes to an end:
--> '''Swordsman:''' Ah! Forgive my manners. I cannot help myself sometimes. [[EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench I am french]].

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* In a rare use of this trope within a gay context, in ''Series/IMayDestroyYou'' Malik offers this as his excuse for raping Kwame after the latter had refused to have bareback sex with him:
--> What can I say? I'm a bad boy.

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** Played with in the ending:
-->'''Pep Streebeck''': Hey partner. I tried to call you up till midnight. I didn't know the Christian Science reading rooms stayed open so late.
-->'''Joe Friday''': Not that it's any of your business, but I spend the evening in the company of Connie Swail.
-->'''Pep Streebeck''': Don't you mean "the Virgin Connie Swail"?
-->'''[Friday looks at Streebeck as the Dragnet theme starts]'''
-->'''Pep Streebeck''': Wait a minute!


* ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion'': This comes up in the quest, "The Siren's Deception". The player has to track down a gang of female thieves who use this trope and lure men out to remote locations, promising them sex, and then rob them. Additionally, part of the quest requires you to get information from Gogan, their latest victim, who's married. He uses this as his excuse. However, [[spoiler: it turns out he's an undercover cop, so may not have been a victim at all]]

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* ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion'': This comes up in the quest, "The Siren's Deception". The player has to track down a gang of female thieves who use this trope and lure men out to remote locations, promising them sex, and then rob them. Additionally, part of the quest requires you to get information from Gogan, their latest victim, who's married. He uses this as his excuse. However, [[spoiler: it turns out he's an undercover cop, so may not have been a victim at all]]all]].


* ''Series/{{Coupling}}'' In the episode, "The Girl With Two Breasts", Jeff is asked out by his hot coworker, Wilma, and since, he's not the best at speaking, he wears a wire so the other members of the group can listen in and give him advice. Wilma propositions him for sex which Jeff is resistant to, since he's dating his boss, Julia. However, Wilma says she's also seeing someone and is just looking for some fun on the side, asking, "How can you say no to a night of unconditional sex?". Susan is furious when she hears this and demands that Steve tell Jeff the reason he can say no, but Steve is unable to think up a reason, eventually blurting out, "Jeff, don't. It might be a trick", leaving Susan quite angry with him.

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* ''Series/{{Coupling}}'' In the episode, "The Girl With Two Breasts", Jeff is asked out by his hot coworker, Wilma, and since, since he's not the best at speaking, he wears a wire so the other members of the group can listen in and give him advice. Wilma propositions him for sex which Jeff is resistant to, since he's dating his boss, Julia. However, Wilma says she's also seeing someone and is just looking for some fun on the side, asking, "How can you say no to a night of unconditional sex?". Susan is furious when she hears this and demands that Steve tell Jeff the reason he can say no, but Steve is unable to think up a reason, eventually blurting out, "Jeff, don't. It might be a trick", leaving Susan quite angry with him.



* ''Series/TheHandmaidsTale'': Waterford offers a variant of this as an explanation as to why Jezebel's exists.

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* ''Series/TheHandmaidsTale'': Waterford offers a variant of this as an explanation as to why Jezebel's Jezebels exists.


*** Surprisingly few of these involve sex-he uses it as an excuse for everything from insensitive remarks to crowning achievements in stupidity (90% of his "I'm just a guy" jokes fit under this), but from Bill, sex usually gets more than just a clever catchphrase.
* ''Film/{{Scream 1996}}'' attracted some negative attention from feminist groups for its apparent position that if a boy's girlfriend won't put out after a certain time he's perfectly justified in seeking satisfaction elsewhere. As well, throughout the entire series Billy's father is never criticized for his affair with Sydney's mother; everyone, including Sydney herself, act like it was all her mother's fault.
* Although the character of Eddie in ''Something To Talk About'' is blamed for his cheating he says it is partly his wife's fault for not being interested in sex anymore and she eventually agrees with him
* In ''Mirror Images 2'' a man seduced by the woman he believes is his employers wife - its actually her twin posing as her to frame her for adultery - blames the woman calling her a slut and everyone seems to agree with him despite the fact he was a "consenting" adult who participated enthusiastically in the sex In this case she's less of a slut than a [[BedTrick rapist by deception]].
** There was a similar soft porn film where the con artist girlfriend of the main character seduces his business partner to rip him off as well and the business partners blames her saying she seduced him and he gets a free pass from his partner and wife.
* Averted in ''Franchise/{{Dragnet}}'' (the 1987 movie version.) Friday is depicted as incredibly uptight and when a woman hits on him, he turns her down.

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*** Surprisingly few of these involve sex-he sex--he uses it as an excuse for everything from insensitive remarks to crowning achievements in stupidity (90% of his "I'm just a guy" jokes fit under this), but from Bill, sex usually gets more than just a clever catchphrase.
* ''Film/{{Scream 1996}}'' attracted some negative attention from feminist groups for its apparent position that if a boy's girlfriend won't put out after a certain time he's perfectly justified in seeking satisfaction elsewhere. As well, throughout the entire series Billy's father is never criticized for his affair with Sydney's mother; everyone, including Sydney herself, act acts like it was all her mother's fault.
* Although the character of Eddie in ''Something To Talk About'' is blamed for his cheating cheating, he says it is partly his wife's fault for not being interested in sex anymore and she eventually agrees with him
him.
* In ''Mirror Images 2'' 2'', a man seduced by the a woman he believes is his employers wife - its employer's wife-- lit's actually her twin posing as her to frame her for adultery - blames adultery--blames the woman calling her a slut for the whole affair and everyone seems to agree with him him. This is despite the fact at he was a "consenting" ''consenting'' adult who participated enthusiastically in the sex sex. In this case though, she's less of a slut than a [[BedTrick rapist by deception]].
** There was a similar soft porn film where the con artist girlfriend of the main character seduces his business partner to rip him off as well and the business partners blames blame her saying she seduced him and he for the initial seduction. The protagonist, however, gets a free pass from his partner and wife.
* Averted in ''Franchise/{{Dragnet}}'' (the 1987 movie version.) version). Friday is depicted as incredibly uptight and when a woman hits on him, he turns her down.



* In the Soviet adaptation of ''Literature/AndThenThereWereNone'', [[spoiler:Lombard]] invokes the trope to excuse his rape of [[spoiler:Vera]], saying that coming to a man's room at night and then screaming for help was downright silly. (Actually, the woman was frightened out of her wits by hallucinations of [[spoiler:the child she killed]] and wanted some real-life person to protect her).
* In ''Film/AGuyThing'', after his bachelor party, Paul wakes up with an attractive dancer in his bed. He's horrified, since he's normally a quiet and devoted guy, who would never cheat on his fiancée (as it turns out, he never actually cheated, having passed out before the clothes came off, but he had intended to cheat while drunk). Throughout the movie, he finds unexpected support from his best friend, complete strangers, and even his future father-in-law (and boss). As far as they're all concerned, men are hunters, frequently waving it off as "it's [[TitleDrop a guy thing]]". [[spoiler:He ends up calling off the wedding when he realizes both that he doesn't want to be one of these guys and that he doesn't want to always pick the safer option (Karen). He ends up chasing down Karen's wild cousin Becky.]]

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* In the Soviet adaptation of ''Literature/AndThenThereWereNone'', [[spoiler:Lombard]] invokes the trope to excuse his rape of [[spoiler:Vera]], saying that coming to a man's room at night and then screaming for help was downright silly. silly (Actually, the woman was frightened out of her wits by hallucinations of [[spoiler:the child she killed]] and wanted some real-life person to protect her).
* In ''Film/AGuyThing'', after his bachelor party, Paul wakes up with an attractive dancer in his bed. He's horrified, since he's normally a quiet and devoted guy, who would never cheat on his fiancée fiancée Karen (as it turns out, he never actually cheated, having passed out before the clothes came off, but he had intended to cheat while drunk). Throughout the movie, he finds unexpected support from his best friend, complete strangers, and even his future father-in-law (and boss). As far as they're all concerned, men are hunters, frequently waving it off as "it's [[TitleDrop a guy thing]]". [[spoiler:He ends up calling off the wedding when he realizes both that he doesn't want to be one of these guys and that he doesn't want to always pick the safer option (Karen). He ends up chasing down Karen's wild cousin Becky.]]


* In ''Film/TheWomen'', one of the main characters' mothers tells her that her father had a mistress but she stayed with him anyway, and seems to blame the other woman more since she refers to her as a whore.

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* In ''Film/TheWomen'', one of the main characters' mothers Mary's mother tells her that her father had a mistress but she stayed with him anyway, and seems to blame the other woman more since she refers to her as a whore.whore. She also outright tells Mary that she needs to expect men of a certain age to start having affairs.


* In ''Film/TheWomen'' one of the main characters mother tells her that her father had a mistress but she stayed with him anyway and seems to blame the other woman more referring to her as a whore

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* In ''Film/TheWomen'' ''Film/TheWomen'', one of the main characters mother characters' mothers tells her that her father had a mistress but she stayed with him anyway anyway, and seems to blame the other woman more referring since she refers to her as a whorewhore.


* ''{{Series/Seinfeld}}'' has the infamous "The Contest" episode, where the main characters have a contest to see who can refrain from [[ADateWithRosiePalms self-gratification]] the longest. When Elaine wants in on the bet, she has to take double stakes because, as Jerry puts it, it's easier for women to refrain, whereas with men, "it's part of our lifestyle." [[spoiler: Possibly averted when Elaine comes in third place, beaten by Jerry and George. She does beat Kramer, but that's not saying much.]]
--> Jerry: "It's like shaving…"
--> Elaine: "Well, I shave my legs."
--> Kramer: "Not ''every day''!"
** In another episode, where George is hiring a new secretary. Jerry naturally assumes he's going to hire a beautiful woman, but George tells him that his intention is just the opposite--he ''doesn't'' want to do that, knowing that it will distract him from his work. He is promptly seen telling several gorgeous applicants that despite how qualified they are, "looking at you, I can't even remember my own name and if I hire you, it's only a matter a time before you file a complaint for sexual harassment.", thus telling us that George would be completely incapable of controlling himself around a beautiful woman.

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* ''{{Series/Seinfeld}}'' has the ''{{Series/Seinfeld}}'':
** The
infamous "The Contest" episode, where the main characters have a contest to see who can refrain from [[ADateWithRosiePalms self-gratification]] the longest. When Elaine wants in on the bet, she has to take double stakes because, as Jerry puts it, it's easier for women to refrain, whereas with men, "it's part of our lifestyle." [[spoiler: Possibly averted when Elaine comes in third place, beaten by Jerry and George. She does beat Kramer, but that's not saying much.]]
--> Jerry: "It's ---> '''Jerry:''' It's like shaving…"
--> Elaine: "Well,
shaving...\\
'''Elaine:''' Well,
I shave my legs."
--> Kramer: "Not
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'''Kramer:''' Not
''every day''!"
day''!
** In another episode, where George is hiring a new secretary. Jerry naturally assumes he's going to hire a beautiful woman, but George tells him that his intention is just the opposite--he ''doesn't'' want to do that, knowing that it will distract him from his work. He is promptly seen telling several gorgeous applicants that despite how qualified they are, "looking at you, I can't even remember my own name and if I hire you, it's only a matter a of time before you file a complaint for sexual harassment.", harassment", thus telling us that George would be completely incapable of controlling himself around a beautiful woman.

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