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** Dima, a little Russian boy whose family is friends with Anya's mother, was always friendly with Anya and appears to think they're friends. In fact, Anya hates him and tries to ignore him, believing he deserves to be bullied for being a "fobby creep".
** Anya is jealous of and greatly resents popular girl Elizabeth Standard. She has a crush on Elizabeth's boyfriend Sean and plans to steal him from her. Anya hates how everything about her is utterly nice, making her wish Elizabeth would show just once that she can be imperfect too. Elizabeth appears to be completely in the dark about how Anya feels about her, and treats her nicely.

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** Dima, a little Russian boy whose family is friends with Anya's mother, was always friendly with Anya and appears to think they're friends. In fact, Anya hates him and tries to ignore him, believing he deserves to be bullied for being a "fobby creep".
creep". Later in the story, when Anya realizes how unfair and judgmental she has been, she starts to be nicer to Dima. She opens up to him on how she was also bullied as a child, telling him not to worry about impressing his schoolmates.
** Anya is jealous of and greatly resents popular girl Elizabeth Standard. She has a crush on Elizabeth's boyfriend Sean and plans to steal him from her. Anya hates how everything about her is utterly nice, making her wish Elizabeth would show just once that she can be imperfect too. Elizabeth appears to be completely in the dark about how Anya feels about her, and treats her nicely. Anya later lets go of her jealousy and resentment of Elizabeth when she learns that Sean is a creep who sleeps around with other girls, while Elizabeth allows him to cheat on her because she is miserable and insecure without him - Elizabeth is willing to do anything to keep him in her life because he makes her happy.

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** Dima, a little Russian boy whose family is friends with Anya's mother, was always friendly with Anya and appears to think they're friends. In fact, Anya hates him and tries to ignore him, believing he deserves to be bullied for being a "fobby creep".
** Anya is jealous of and greatly resents popular girl Elizabeth Standard. She has a crush on Elizabeth's boyfriend Sean and plans to steal him from her. Anya hates how everything about her is utterly nice, making her wish Elizabeth would show just once that she can be imperfect too. Elizabeth appears to be completely in the dark about how Anya feels about her, and treats her nicely.


* In ''Manga/BloomIntoYou'', Chie Yuzuki, Sayaka's sempai and ex-girlfriend, seems to believe they are(or at least ''can be'') AmicableExes, since she apologizes for making Sayaka like girls, and acts relieved when Sayaka [[StealthInsult says she has no idea why she fell in love with Chie]].



** All-Might seems to view Endeavor as an acquaintance. However, Endeavor hates him and always brushes him off due to his desire to [[UnknownRival one-up him]]. That being said, [[spoiler:after All Might is forced into retirement and Endeavor becomes the #1 Hero as a result of that, Endeavor's hatred for All Might seems to have died down, since he's willing to ask All Might for advice (something he'd never have considered before).]]

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** All-Might All Might seems to view Endeavor as an acquaintance. However, Endeavor hates him and always brushes him off due to his desire to [[UnknownRival one-up him]]. That being said, [[spoiler:after All Might is forced into retirement and Endeavor becomes the #1 Hero as a result of that, Endeavor's hatred for All Might seems to have died down, since he's willing to ask All Might for advice (something he'd never have considered before).]]


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* Downplayed with Mitsuki and Kanoko in ''Manga/YuriIsMyJob''. Mitsuki doesn't think she and Kanoko are friends, but doesn't seem to be aware that Kanoko is jealous of Mitsuki's closeness to Kanoko's best friend, Hime.


* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons:'' Flanders is always friendly to Homer, despite all the times he tells him to shut up or go away and borrows his stuff without returning them and has either fantasized or actively plotted to make his life miserable and doesn't even bothers to keep it a secret. However, if Flanders is truly oblivious varies DependingOnTheWriter since there are some episodes that show Ned is fully aware of how much Homer dislikes him, but puts up with it for the sake of being a good Christian.

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Flanders is always friendly to Homer, despite all the times he tells him to shut up or go away and borrows his stuff without returning them and has either fantasized or actively plotted to make his life miserable and doesn't even bothers to keep it a secret. However, if Flanders is truly oblivious varies DependingOnTheWriter since there are some episodes that show Ned is fully aware of how much Homer dislikes him, but puts up with it for the sake of being a good Christian.Christian.
** Martin believed that he was popular with his classmates, when in actuality, they find him annoying and laugh at him when he gets humiliated. He learns this the hard way in ''Bart Gets An F'' when Bart offers to help make him more popular in exchange for helping him study.



* On ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'', Zim himself is completely blind to the fact that his entire species hates him, due to his insanity and big ego [[IRejectYourReality tainting his view of reality]].

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* On ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'', Zim himself is completely blind to the fact that his entire species hates him, due to his insanity and big ego [[IRejectYourReality tainting his view of reality]].reality]], and because during Operation Impending Doom 1, he nearly destroyed the Irken's home planet.
* Todd from ''WesternAnimation/CodeMonkeys'' [[SmallNameBigEgo claims he is the best developer at Game-O-Vision, he is very attractive, and is adored by his co-workers]]. In actuality, his games are no better or worse than anybody else's, he's an obese nerd, and his co-workers find his ego annoying. The only characters who tolerate him are Jerry or (DependingOnTheWriter) Black Steve.


** All-Might seems to view Endeavor as an acquaintance. However, Endeavor hates him and always brushes him off due to his desire to [[UnknownRival one-up him]].
** Toga seems to think Ochako and Tsuyu are her friends, despite being an AxCrazy SerialKiller with a serious case of BloodLust. Tsuyu even tells her not to use a FirstNameBasis with her since she only lets her friends do it, but she doesn't comply.

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** All-Might seems to view Endeavor as an acquaintance. However, Endeavor hates him and always brushes him off due to his desire to [[UnknownRival one-up him]].
him]]. That being said, [[spoiler:after All Might is forced into retirement and Endeavor becomes the #1 Hero as a result of that, Endeavor's hatred for All Might seems to have died down, since he's willing to ask All Might for advice (something he'd never have considered before).]]
** Toga Himiko Toga, a member of the League of Villains, seems to think Ochako and Tsuyu are her friends, despite being an AxCrazy SerialKiller with a serious case of BloodLust. Tsuyu even tells her not to use a FirstNameBasis with her since she only lets her friends do it, but she doesn't comply.


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* In ''Manga/UselessPrincesses'', since Nanaki Fujishiro repeatedly picked on Kanade Kurokawa for being plain-looking, the fact that Kurokawa doesn't like Fujishiro should have been completely obvious. However, when Fujishiro discovers that her boyfriend is cheating on her, and said boyfriend cruelly dumps her after being caught, Kurokawa says that anyone would feel sad about being treated that way by the person they love. Fujishiro misinterprets that as Kurokawa trying to be nice to her in spite of their past history, while Kurokawa bears a grudge against her. Kurokawa doesn't try to correct Fujishiro, though, and they eventually do become friends.


* ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'': Throughout their lives since college, Jack always saw Vlad as his best friend and practically idolized the guy, unaware of the sheer hatred Vlad felt towards him for causing the accident that hospitalized him and gave him his powers, as well as for marrying Maddie, the woman Vlad wanted for himself.

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* ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'': Throughout their lives since college, Jack always saw Vlad as his best friend and practically idolized the guy, unaware of the sheer hatred Vlad felt towards him for causing the accident that hospitalized him and gave him his powers, as well as for marrying Maddie, the woman Vlad wanted for himself. Only in the GrandFinale did Jack finally see what Vlad truly is.



** Stewart seems to believe Beavis and Butt-head are his best friends, despite how often they bully, insult, and get him into trouble. This is shown in the clipshow SeriesFauxnale where his flashback remembering the duo had them hanging out like old friends and talking like they came out of an episode of ''Series/LeaveItToBeaver.''

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** Stewart seems to believe Beavis and Butt-head are his best friends, despite how often they bully, insult, and get him into trouble. This is shown in the clipshow SeriesFauxnale where his flashback remembering the duo had them hanging out like old friends and talking like they came out of an episode of ''Series/LeaveItToBeaver.''''Series/LeaveItToBeaver''.


* [[RobotGirl Arale]] from ''Manga/DoctorSlump''. [[MadScientist Dr. Mashirito]] wants to kill her and openly tells her to her face, but she just thinks of him as an another playmate. She has a moment of clarity in the second movie, but apparently just forgot about it later on. Towards the end of the anime, both Senbei and Obotchaman know about Mashirito's bad intentions, but she's still as oblivious as ever.




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* ''Series/{{Blackadder}} the Third:'' Prince George is completely clueless as to how much his entire country hates him. Parliament votes him a budget to spend on booze for the explicit purpose of drinking himself to death, and what he hears as "We hail Prince George!" is in fact "We hate Prince George!".


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* ''Series/{{Blackadder}} the Third:'' Prince George is completely clueless as to how much his entire country hates him. Parliament votes him a budget to spend on booze for the explicit purpose of drinking himself to death, and what he hears as "We hail Prince George!" is in fact "We hate Prince George!".
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* ''Literature/WingsOfFire'': Fatespeaker is convinces the other "false" dragonets are her friends, though they actually hate her and are happy when their next task assigned by Morrowseer allows them to potentially kill her.


** When they first meet during the first round of the Celestic Cup, Flash very clearly dislikes Timber due to him [[GreenEyedMonster flirting with Twilight]]. Timber however never seems to pick up on this, even when Flash is challenges him to a duel, they get into an argument during it, and Flash tells for him to [[GetOut go away]] once it is over. When Timber reunited with Flash and Twilight in the sequel at the party before the final round, he acts as if he and Flash are old friends, when Flash is clearly annoyed at seeing him again.

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** When they first meet during the first round of the Celestic Cup, Flash very clearly dislikes Timber due to him [[GreenEyedMonster flirting with Twilight]]. Timber however never seems to pick up on this, even when Flash is challenges him to a duel, they get into an argument during it, and Flash tells for him to [[GetOut go away]] once it is over. When Timber reunited with Flash and Twilight in the sequel at the party before the final round, he acts as if he and Flash are old friends, when Flash is clearly annoyed at seeing him again.


* ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'': Throughout the original series, Jack always saw Vlad as his best friend and practically idolized the guy, unaware of the sheer hatred Vlad felt towards him for causing the accident that hospitalized him and gave him his powers, as well as for marrying Maddie, the woman Vlad wanted for himself.

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* ''WesternAnimation/DannyPhantom'': Throughout the original series, their lives since college, Jack always saw Vlad as his best friend and practically idolized the guy, unaware of the sheer hatred Vlad felt towards him for causing the accident that hospitalized him and gave him his powers, as well as for marrying Maddie, the woman Vlad wanted for himself.


* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'': Sometimes Dr. Zoidberg is oblivious about his TheFriendNobodyLikes status, and thinks all his co-workers are his close friends. In "The Six Million Dollar Mon", he's genuinely shocked when Hermes tells him he's not his friend, even if Hermes openly hates Zoidberg more than anyone and is always verbal about it. Yet the same episode implies he's subconsciously aware of it [[SelfDeprecation with his spot-on impression of what Hermes would say to him.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'': Sometimes Dr. Zoidberg is oblivious about his TheFriendNobodyLikes status, to being TheFriendNobodyLikes, and thinks all his co-workers are his close friends. In "The Six Million Dollar Mon", he's genuinely shocked when Hermes tells him he's not his friend, even if Hermes openly hates Zoidberg more than anyone and is always verbal about it. Yet the same episode implies he's subconsciously aware of it [[SelfDeprecation with his spot-on impression of what Hermes would say to him.]]


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* On ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'', Zim himself is completely blind to the fact that his entire species hates him, due to his insanity and big ego [[IRejectYourReality tainting his view of reality]].


* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'': Sometimes Dr. Zoidberg is oblivious about his TheFriendNobodyLikes status, and thinks all his co-workers are his close friends. In "The Six Million Dollar Mon", he's genuinely shocked when Hermes tells him he's not his friend, even if Hermes openly hates Zoidberg more than anyone and is always verbal about it.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'': Sometimes Dr. Zoidberg is oblivious about his TheFriendNobodyLikes status, and thinks all his co-workers are his close friends. In "The Six Million Dollar Mon", he's genuinely shocked when Hermes tells him he's not his friend, even if Hermes openly hates Zoidberg more than anyone and is always verbal about it. Yet the same episode implies he's subconsciously aware of it [[SelfDeprecation with his spot-on impression of what Hermes would say to him.]]


* ComicBook/TheJoker's relationship with Batman is this, DependingOnTheWriter. Sometimes, he views his crime spree on Gotham and Batman's attempts to stop him as a game, despite the serious damage he often causes. Other times, he does seem to hate him just as much, but doesn't really show it outside of finding ways to torment Batman.

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* ComicBook/TheJoker's relationship with Batman is this, DependingOnTheWriter. Sometimes, he views his crime spree on Gotham and Batman's attempts to stop him as a game, despite the serious damage he often causes. Other times, he does seem actually seems to hate him just as much, but doesn't really show it outside of finding ways to torment Batman.


* ComicBook/TheJoker's relationship with Batman is this, DependingOnTheWriter. Sometimes, he views his crime spree on Gotham and Batman's attempts to stop him as a game, despite the serious damage he often causes.

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* ComicBook/TheJoker's relationship with Batman is this, DependingOnTheWriter. Sometimes, he views his crime spree on Gotham and Batman's attempts to stop him as a game, despite the serious damage he often causes. Other times, he does seem to hate him just as much, but doesn't really show it outside of finding ways to torment Batman.

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