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* In the ''WesternAnimation/{{Rugrats}}'' episode "Runaway Angelica," after Drew [[GoToYourRoom sends Angelica to her room]] for making a mess in his office, he assures Charlotte that Angelica is a mature girl and says "I think she'll take it well." DescriptionCut to Angelica trashing her room and screaming "IT'S NOT FAIR!!!"



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* In ''Fanfic/WhatMightHaveBeen'', most of the Crystal Gems took it pretty well when Rose revealed herself to them, Moss Agate relieved that she isn't the only one that frightens the others, or Biggs asking whether this means they should call her "Rose Diamond" or "Pink Quartz."


* In ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'', when Jafar tells Jasmine that [[BlatantLies Aladdin has been executed]], Jasmine flees the room in tears believing that her attempt to run away has gotten an innocent person killed. Iago asks Jafar how their discussion went and he replies "I think she took it rather well".

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* In ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'', when ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'': When Jafar tells Jasmine that [[BlatantLies Aladdin has been executed]], Jasmine flees the room in tears tears, believing that her attempt to run away has gotten an innocent person killed. Iago asks Jafar how their discussion went went, and he replies "I think she took it rather well".
* ''WesternAnimation/MonstersUniversity'': Type 3 occurs when Mike and Sulley accidentally break Dean Hardscrabble's prized scream canister (which she broke the all-time scare record with).
-->'''Mike:''' You're taking this remarkably well.



'''Roger Rabbit:''' Dames? What dames?! Jessica's the only one for me! You'll see! We'll rise above this piddling pecadillo! We're gonna be happy again! You got that? Happy. Capital [[MisspellingOutLoud H-A-P-P-I]]! ''[Runs through the window, leaving a [[ImpactSilhouette rabbit-shaped hole]]]''\\
'''Eddie:''' At least he took it well.
* In the 2004 movie ''Film/TheStepfordWives'', type 1 happens to Joanna after she loses her job.
* In ''[[Film/HarryPotter Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows]]'' when Harry protests the use of Polyjuice Potion so his friends can pose as decoys. Hermione tells Mad Eye Moody "I told you he'd take it well."

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'''Roger Rabbit:''' ''(furious)'' Dames? What dames?! Jessica's the only one for me! You'll see! We'll rise above this piddling pecadillo! We're gonna be happy again! You got that? that?! Happy. Capital [[MisspellingOutLoud H-A-P-P-I]]! ''[Runs ''[runs through the window, leaving a [[ImpactSilhouette rabbit-shaped hole]]]''\\
'''Eddie:''' At least he took it well.
well.\\
''[cut to Roger outside crying his eyes out]''
* In the 2004 movie ''Film/TheStepfordWives'', type Type 1 happens to Joanna after she loses her job.
* In ''[[Film/HarryPotter Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows]]'' when ''Film/HarryPotterAndTheDeathlyHallows'': When Harry protests the use of Polyjuice Potion so his friends can pose as decoys. decoys, Hermione tells Mad Eye Moody "I told you he'd take it well."


* ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'': When Jafar tells Jasmine that [[BlatantLies Aladdin has been executed]], Jasmine flees the room in tears believing that her attempt to run away has gotten an innocent person killed. Iago asks Jafar how their discussion went and he replies "I think she took it rather well"

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* ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'': When In ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'', when Jafar tells Jasmine that [[BlatantLies Aladdin has been executed]], Jasmine flees the room in tears believing that her attempt to run away has gotten an innocent person killed. Iago asks Jafar how their discussion went and he replies "I think she took it rather well"
well".


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%%* ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'': *''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'': When Jafar tells Jasmine that [[BlatantLies Aladdin has been executed. Administrivia/ZeroContextExample
executed]], Jasmine flees the room in tears believing that her attempt to run away has gotten an innocent person killed. Iago asks Jafar how their discussion went and he replies "I think she took it rather well"


* ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}'': When Jafar tells Jasmine that Aladdin has been executed.

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* In ''Webcomic/{{Freefall}}'', Dr. Bowman yells about the damage caused by overuse of a shutdown remote on Florence and goes elsewhere to vent his rage. Henri Mer makes a remark on how mellow Dr. Bowman is being.
-->'''Dr. Bowman''': MORONS! Do you know when you use an emergency shutdown? In an emergency! It leaves active neurotransmitters in the synaptic cleft! The vesicles don't reuptake! Idiots! Are you trying to cause a cascade failure? I'm fixing this now!
-->'''Henri Mer''': Doctor Bowman, we agreed. No brain surgery while you're angry!
-->'''Dr. Bowman''': You are right! I shouldn't do this angry. I'm going to my tantrum room and beat the big dummy until its head caves in! Then I'm coming back and changing [Florence's] security settings so every imbecile with a remote doesn't have a direct pipeline into her brain!
-->'''Henri Mer''' ''[to Florence]'': He has been so mellow today. You're a good influence on him.


When something really horrible happens or someone tells a character really bad news. It can happen two ways, but it usually played for comedy.

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When something really horrible happens or someone tells a character really bad news. It can happen two three ways, but it usually played for comedy.



#Bob tells Alice horrible news. Alice immediately starts freaking out. Bob says to Claire: 'I think she's taking it well.'

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#Bob # Bob tells Alice horrible news. Alice immediately starts freaking out. Bob says to Claire: 'I think she's taking it well.''
# Bob tells Alice horrible news. Alice does not freak out at all, actually does take the news well considering the circumstances and reacts calmly and with composure to Claire's surprise.




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* ''FanFic/FalloutEquestriaProjectHorizons'': After Blackjack finally confessed to the barely sane ghoul Silver Spoon that she isn't Diamond Tiara, instead of mind-breaking feral-inducing trauma as Nurse Graves feared, she instead opts for this. She still sometimes calls BJ Tiara at times though.



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* Happens in ''Series/{{Lucifer 2016}}'' when Lucifer reveals his GameFace to Dr. Martin, proving to her that all his {{Cassandra Truth}}s about angels and demons really weren't an elaborate metaphor, and leaving her staring at the wall in shock. Mazikeen later tells her that she's taking it extremely well -- true, since people who see Lucifer's face stand a good chance of ending up as shrieking lunatics.


'''Roger Rabbit:''' Dames? What dames?! Jessica's the only one for me! You'll see! We'll rise above this piddling pecadillo! We're gonna be happy again! You got that? Happy. Capital H-A-P-P-I! ''[Runs through the window, leaving a [[ImpactSilhouette rabbit-shaped hole]]]''\\

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'''Roger Rabbit:''' Dames? What dames?! Jessica's the only one for me! You'll see! We'll rise above this piddling pecadillo! We're gonna be happy again! You got that? Happy. Capital H-A-P-P-I! [[MisspellingOutLoud H-A-P-P-I]]! ''[Runs through the window, leaving a [[ImpactSilhouette rabbit-shaped hole]]]''\\


* In the 2004 movie ''TheStepfordWives'', type 1 happens to Joanna after she loses her job.

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* In the 2004 movie ''TheStepfordWives'', ''Film/TheStepfordWives'', type 1 happens to Joanna after she loses her job.


* In ''JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', where most of the Justice League plan to give themself in, Batman refuses, calling it the dumbest plan he's ever heard. Wonder Woman comment that he took it rather well.

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* In ''JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', where most of the Justice League plan to give themself in, Batman refuses, calling it the dumbest plan he's ever heard. Wonder Woman comment that he took it rather well.


* Type 2 happens on occasion in ''GarfieldAndFriends''. For example, in one episode where Binky the Clown is fired and becomes a handyman, Jon faints upon seeing the "renovations" he's done. Garfield, who's narrating at the time, remarks, "Jon took it rather well, I thought."

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* Type 2 happens on occasion in ''GarfieldAndFriends''.''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends''. For example, in one episode where Binky the Clown is fired and becomes a handyman, Jon faints upon seeing the "renovations" he's done. Garfield, who's narrating at the time, remarks, "Jon took it rather well, I thought."


* A different form is seen in ''{{Futurama}}'' episode "How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back", as seeing that the bureaucrat officer was about to see Hermes's office torn apart by Bender, Leela calls up to him and tells him, "You are taking it pretty well." Hermes answers, "Don't worry, I've got a plan." [[spoiler:He plans to commit suicide from the top of the PE bulding, [[CrossesTheLineTwice but the bureaucrat forbids him from doing so as Hermes has not filed the required forms]].]]

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* A different form is seen in ''{{Futurama}}'' ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back", as seeing that the bureaucrat officer was about to see Hermes's office torn apart by Bender, Leela calls up to him and tells him, "You are taking it pretty well." Hermes answers, "Don't worry, I've got a plan." [[spoiler:He plans to commit suicide from the top of the PE bulding, [[CrossesTheLineTwice but the bureaucrat forbids him from doing so as Hermes has not filed the required forms]].]]

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* ''Series/{{MASH}}'': The episode "Change Of Command" has Frank Burns, who is now running the 4077th following Col. Blake's death, being informed he is being replaced as commander. He takes it very well until he gets to Margaret's tent. There he throws a tantrum.


* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_1DBC4KHx8 This]] episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', around 1:45.

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_1DBC4KHx8 This]] episode On ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' Treehouse of ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', around 1:45.Horror V segment "The Shinning", Homer finds that the cable has been cut and there's no beer in the fridge and responds with a cheerful "Well, whaddya know!" As Marge compliments him for taking it so well, he immediately snaps and threatens to kill everyone. He only gets more violent from there.

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