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* A dark example of this trope comes into play in ''WebAnimation/PowerStar'' when the boos see it fit to give Mario a momentary amount of time to regain consciousness just so he can look around at the damage he caused while he was under their DemonicPossession, which includes [[spoiler:the lifeless bodies of Peach and Luigi. This arrogance becomes the ghosts' downfall, as Mario takes the opportunity to pierce a katana through his stomach in order to prevent the boos from causing an apocalypse.]]
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* Soccer WM 2014: "So gehen die Gauchos..." The German Nationalelf made no friends in Germany with that song. (The Argentinians took virtually no offense.)

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* ''VideoGame/BattleTech'': Finishing the "Extracurricular Activities" Flashpoint (wherein you hunt down the son of a political rival of your employer and humiliate him by killing his unit) ends with your employer mentions he's got to practice one of these for next time he meets his rival, adding that "the art of the gloat takes practice, and I intend to expose the bastard to a masterclass in ridicule".

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** Stephen Hawking engages in this after beating Sheldon in VideoGame/WordsWithFriends.
-->"What do Sheldon Cooper and a black hole have in common? They both suck. Ha ha ha ha ha. Neener neener."


* UsefulNotes/AmericanFootball in Europe is played to NCAA (College) rules, which - College being about educating young people - are rather heavy on the "no gloating" part. However, referees in the national leagues vary widely in their enforcement and many players grew up watching over the top celebrations from the NFL that they naturally want to emulate. In the 2014 final of the European Championship, this all went to a head. Germany and Austria were pretty evenly matched and the game went to overtime, but all through the game, the refs would harshly penalize every hint of celebration after a big play. Germany ultimately caught wise, Austria didn't. [[GermanicEfficiency guess who won]]?

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* UsefulNotes/AmericanFootball in Europe is played to NCAA (College) rules, which - College being about educating young people - are rather heavy on the "no gloating" part. However, referees in the national leagues vary widely in their enforcement and many players grew up watching over the top celebrations from the NFL that they naturally want to emulate. In the 2014 final of the European Championship, this all went to a head. Germany and Austria were pretty evenly matched and the game went to overtime, but all through the game, the refs would harshly penalize every hint of celebration after a big play. Germany ultimately caught wise, Austria didn't. [[GermanicEfficiency guess Guess who won]]?


* [[Wrestling/BryanDanielson Daniel Bryan]], upon winning the world heavyweight championship, began enthusiastically chanting "Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes" nonstop and walked out of the arena posing with the belt while he did so. In his proceeding appearances, he was still chanting celebratory "YES"es and when he ambushed Wrestling/{{Sheamus}} and put him the Lebell, the "Yes!" chant started up again. This happened again when Wrestling/TeamHellNo won the world tag team championships, only in this case Daniel Bryan was gloating to his forced partner Wrestling/{{Kane}}.

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* [[Wrestling/BryanDanielson Daniel Bryan]], upon winning the world heavyweight championship, began enthusiastically chanting "Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes" nonstop and walked out of the arena posing with the belt while he did so. In his proceeding appearances, he was still chanting celebratory "YES"es and when he ambushed Wrestling/{{Sheamus}} and put him in the Lebell, Lebell Lock, the "Yes!" chant started up again. This happened again when Wrestling/TeamHellNo won the world tag team championships, only in this case Daniel Bryan was gloating to his forced partner Wrestling/{{Kane}}.


* In the ''VideoGame/PunchOut'' games, several of Little Mac's opponents will laugh evilly when they beat him. Soda Popinski is probably the worst, doing so every time he even knocks you down.

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* In the ''VideoGame/PunchOut'' games, several of Little Mac's opponents will laugh evilly when they beat him. Overall Soda Popinski is probably the worst, doing so every time he even knocks you down. down, but Aran Ryan in the Wii version ''really'' takes the cake: he actually hovers over Little Mac and hurls insults while he struggles to stand:
--> You probably got cheeseburgers in those gloves, have ya Mac?!


* A variant happened in the match of Mexico vs Germany of the FIFA World Cup 2018, the Mexicans players celebrate the normal way, the fans, on the other hand, they burnt the German flag to ashes.

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* A variant happened in after the match of Mexico vs Germany Mexico-Germany game of the FIFA World Cup 2018, the 2018. The Mexicans players celebrate celebrated the normal way, while the fans, on the other hand, they burnt the German flag to ashes.


* In ''Manga/FairyTail'', Flare Corona mocks Lucy mercilessly after she wins their match in the magic tournament. Even worse than usual since the only reason Flare won was because one of her teammates interefered from the sidelines to depower Lucy right when she had Flare on the ropes. Flare doesn't get off completely scott free though -- in a later chapter, one of her other teammates beats her up for being so weak.

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* In ''Manga/FairyTail'', Flare Corona mocks Lucy mercilessly after she wins their match in the magic tournament. Even worse than usual since the only reason Flare won was because that one of her teammates interefered interfered from the sidelines to depower Lucy right when she had Flare on the ropes. Flare doesn't get off completely scott free scot-free though -- in a later chapter, one of her other teammates beats her up for being so weak.



** Even earlier, "No Girls Allowed" had Sister displaying this trope as a minor plot point and the reason the boys set up their boys only club. Mama gently calls her out on it while Sister is ranting about how unfair the boys are being and while Sister still goes through with her plan, she has the grace to look sheepish.

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** Even earlier, "No Girls Allowed" had Sister displaying this trope as a minor plot point and the reason the boys set up their boys only boys-only club. Mama gently calls her out on it while Sister is ranting about how unfair the boys are being and while Sister still goes through with her plan, she has the grace to look sheepish.



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* In ''Series/PerfectStrangers'', Larry talked about how Mr. Gorply would rub the bowling trophies he won in Larry's face. Balky tells Larry to be a good sport when he finally wins, but then agrees to let Larry have one phone call about it.

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* In ''Series/PerfectStrangers'', Larry talked about how Mr. Gorply would rub the bowling trophies he won in Larry's face. Balky tells Larry to be a good sport when he finally wins, wins but then agrees to let Larry have one phone call about it.



* ''Hot Shot'': In this Chinese drama series, one of the more famous and well known scenes from the series consists of a music video-like part where the main characters [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NHU_8v2ehrI taunt the opposing basketball team after their win]]. They're shown to dance their own choreographed victory taunting dance to Nese's "Superman" (which, in and of itself, is pretty much a song ''dedicated'' to Unsportsmanlike Gloating).

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* ''Hot Shot'': In this Chinese drama series, one of the more famous and well known well-known scenes from the series consists of a music video-like part where the main characters [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NHU_8v2ehrI taunt the opposing basketball team after their win]]. They're shown to dance their own choreographed victory taunting dance to Nese's "Superman" (which, in and of itself, is pretty much a song ''dedicated'' to Unsportsmanlike Gloating).



* After a match in ''VideoGame/LeagueOfLegends'' there is a very good chance at least one of the members of the winning team will say something like "gg easy" or "bg too easy" while one of the members of the losing team will answer "bg noob team". In a recent patch Riot reduced the time delay between meeting the win condition and the game ending, exactly to cut down on the amount of trash talking.

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* After a match in ''VideoGame/LeagueOfLegends'' there is a very good chance at least one of the members of the winning team will say something like "gg easy" or "bg too easy" while one of the members of the losing team will answer "bg noob team". In a recent patch patch, Riot reduced the time delay between meeting the win condition and the game ending, exactly to cut down on the amount of trash talking.



* ''VideoGame/{{Hearthstone}}'' has a limited communication system with strangers, restricting you to one of six emotes by your hero. Use of this system veers toward this trope if a player spams it before going for the kill. Not helping matters is the subtly condescending voice acting each hero has with their lines. Other forms of this trope involves showing off as much as the player can do before closing in for the kill, including wiping the rest of the board. Such practices are known as BM (Bad Manners).

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* ''VideoGame/{{Hearthstone}}'' has a limited communication system with strangers, restricting you to one of six emotes by your hero. Use of this system veers toward this trope if a player spams it before going for the kill. Not helping matters is the subtly condescending voice acting each hero has with their lines. Other forms of this trope involves involve showing off as much as the player can do before closing in for the kill, including wiping the rest of the board. Such practices are known as BM (Bad Manners).



* In ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBrosUltimate'', [[VideoGame/PokemonSunAndMoon Incineroar]] does this after connecting with a powerful attack. It's appropriate, since it's based on a wrestling {{heel}}.

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* In ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBrosUltimate'', [[VideoGame/PokemonSunAndMoon Incineroar]] does this after connecting with a powerful attack. It's appropriate, appropriate since it's based on a wrestling {{heel}}.



* As part of his general campaign to rub his disrespect for the evil [[FishPeople Kua-Toa]] in their scaly faces, Little One of ''WebVideo/TalesFromMyDDCampaign'' sets up some impromptu art displays using the corpses of Kua scouting parties he surprised on a raid into trout-occupied territory. The first group he simply impales on stakes, for the second he cuts their heads off, impales the bodies upside-down, and then sticks the head on top (i.e., the Kua have their heads up their behinds).

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* As part of his general campaign to rub his disrespect for the evil [[FishPeople Kua-Toa]] in their scaly faces, Little One of ''WebVideo/TalesFromMyDDCampaign'' sets up some impromptu art displays using the corpses of Kua scouting parties he surprised on a raid into trout-occupied territory. The first group he simply impales on stakes, for the second he cuts their heads off, impales the bodies upside-down, upside-down and then sticks the head on top (i.e., the Kua have their heads up their behinds).



** That jerk ''professional'' skier who challenged Stan to a ski race in the episode "Asspen" despite being many years older than Stan and being super-experienced (whereas Stan was just learning). Stan knew he was going to lose, he acknowledged that he'd lose, and he participated only so when he lost the other guy would leave him alone. That didn't stop the other guy from rubbing it in Stan's face. Of course this was a parody of underdog sports movies.

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** That jerk ''professional'' skier who challenged Stan to a ski race in the episode "Asspen" despite being many years older than Stan and being super-experienced (whereas Stan was just learning). Stan knew he was going to lose, he acknowledged that he'd lose, and he participated only so when he lost the other guy would leave him alone. That didn't stop the other guy from rubbing it in Stan's face. Of course course, this was a parody of underdog sports movies.



** That same game was the reason why Hank himself is against this trope. When he scored a touchdown, he did a goofy victory dance which re-watching the footage as an adult [[OldShame ashamed him]]. He told Bobby that his ankle breaking which costed the game was "God punishing [him] for showboating".

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** That same game was the reason why Hank himself is against this trope. When he scored a touchdown, he did a goofy victory dance which re-watching the footage as an adult [[OldShame ashamed him]]. He told Bobby that his ankle breaking which costed cost the game was "God punishing [him] for showboating".



* On ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' D.W. beats her brother at checkers and starts singing and dancing about "I was checker champ, and Arthur checker chump!" -- for an ''entire year''.

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* On ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' D.W. beats her brother at checkers and starts singing and dancing about "I was checker champ, champ and Arthur checker chump!" -- for an ''entire year''.



** Season 6 episode ''Buckball Season'' had Applejack have Pinkie, Fluttershy and Snails (yes really) sub for them in a game against her cousin, Breaburn. After Ponyville wins in a very close game, [[GracefulLoser Breaburn and his team congratulate Ponyville on their win]]. Dash naturally soils this a bit by claiming "[Ponyville] whooped the hooves off them!". Again, it was a ''close'' game and both Pinkie and Fluttershy admitted that Breaburn's team was very good and really pushed them to their limits.

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** Season 6 episode ''Buckball Season'' had Applejack have Pinkie, Fluttershy Fluttershy, and Snails (yes (yes, really) sub for them in a game against her cousin, Breaburn. After Ponyville wins in a very close game, [[GracefulLoser Breaburn and his team congratulate Ponyville on their win]]. Dash naturally soils this a bit by claiming "[Ponyville] whooped the hooves off them!". Again, it was a ''close'' game and both Pinkie and Fluttershy admitted that Breaburn's team was very good and really pushed them to their limits.



** Another episode has Dee Dee ask Dexter to play board games with her during a rainy day, and after she beats him at their first attempt and boast that he can beat Dexter at ''any'' game, Dexter designs his own games. Not only does he stack the deck heavily in favor for himself, he acts like a douche about beating Dee Dee in games she really has no chance of winning.
* Not only is Quagmire a sore loser on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', he's also a very poor winner. He's extremely competitive and hurls abuse at his opponents if he wins and his own teammates if they lose.

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** Another episode has Dee Dee ask Dexter to play board games with her during a rainy day, and after she beats him at their first attempt and boast boasts that he can beat Dexter at ''any'' game, Dexter designs his own games. Not only does he stack the deck heavily in favor for himself, but he also acts like a douche about beating Dee Dee in games she really has no chance of winning.
* Not only is Quagmire a sore loser on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', but he's also a very poor winner. He's extremely competitive and hurls abuse at his opponents if he wins and his own teammates if they lose.



* ''WesternAnimation/RocketPower'': Whenever Otto Rocket wins something, no matter who you are, even if your his best friends, he will rub his victory in their face. This is due to him [[ItsAllAboutMe believing he's better at sports than anyone else and always believe he should be the center of the fame]]. Of course, if he ever loses at something, he usually [[SoreLoser doesn't take it well]]. If he feels like he is losing at something, he will go far to cheat in order to get his way. Fortunately, his [[CheatersNeverProsper cheating always comes back to bite him]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/RocketPower'': Whenever Otto Rocket wins something, no matter who you are, even if your you're his best friends, he will rub his victory in their face. This is due to him [[ItsAllAboutMe believing he's better at sports than anyone else and always believe he should be the center of the fame]]. Of course, if he ever loses at something, he usually [[SoreLoser doesn't take it well]]. If he feels like he is losing at something, he will go far to cheat in order to get his way. Fortunately, his [[CheatersNeverProsper cheating always comes back to bite him]].



* The UsefulNotes/NationalFootballLeague had set increasingly larger penalties through the 1990's and 2000's for players who engage in 'excessive celebration', to the point where some had taken to calling it the '''N'''o '''F'''un '''L'''eague. Some of these are for player safety - for instance, a player is never allowed to remove his helmet if he's anywhere on the play field no matter what's going on, even if he just scored a touchdown. However, taunting carries a penalty because it's seen as just bad form.

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* The UsefulNotes/NationalFootballLeague had set increasingly larger penalties through the 1990's 1990s and 2000's 2000s for players who engage in 'excessive celebration', to the point where some had taken to calling it the '''N'''o '''F'''un '''L'''eague. Some of these are for player safety - for instance, a player is never allowed to remove his helmet if he's anywhere on the play field no matter what's going on, even if he just scored a touchdown. However, taunting carries a penalty because it's seen as just bad form.



* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBXQlGNAx_Q This ping-pong match video]] starts with the score 10-0. Upon winning, the blue player launches into a minute-long singing, dancing, swaggering taunt of his opponent, culminating with getting in his face and saying "How does it feel to lose?" Subverted when the camera pans back to the judges table [[spoiler:to show that [[LaserGuidedKarma the score is now 10-1.]]]]

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBXQlGNAx_Q This ping-pong match video]] starts with the score 10-0. Upon winning, the blue player launches into a minute-long singing, dancing, swaggering taunt of his opponent, culminating with getting in his face and saying "How does it feel to lose?" Subverted when the camera pans back to the judges judges' table [[spoiler:to show that [[LaserGuidedKarma the score is now 10-1.]]]]


Needless to say, this is ''not'' a good habit to get into in RealLife. People can and have been disqualified from contests and tournaments for taunting and humiliating their opponents. Not to mention it'll pretty much guarantee that your friends will never want to play anything with you anymore. Moreover, gloating and making insulting remarks after a victory may end up being [[FisticuffProvokingComment Fisticuff-Provoking Comments]] if your opponent [[HairTriggerTemper lacks self-control]].

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Needless to say, this is ''not'' a good '''very''' bad habit to get into in RealLife. People can and have been disqualified from contests and tournaments for taunting and humiliating their opponents. Not to mention it'll pretty much guarantee that your friends will never want to play anything with you anymore. In team sports, it can mean you losing your respect among your teammates, or worse, getting kicked off the team altogether. Moreover, gloating and making insulting remarks after a victory may end up being [[FisticuffProvokingComment Fisticuff-Provoking Comments]] if your opponent [[HairTriggerTemper lacks self-control]].


-->Yeah, I stole your story, whoop-de-doodle-do! I STOLE JASON SHEPARD'S STORY AND TURNED IT INTO BIG FAT LIAR! Do you know who's listening? Nobody and get used to it. Because I will never-ever-never-ever-ever-ever-ever-infinity tell the truth!

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-->Yeah, -->'''Marty Wolf''': Yeah, I stole your story, whoop-de-doodle-do! I Ya happy now? '''''I STOLE JASON SHEPARD'S STORY PAPER AND TURNED IT INTO BIG FAT LIAR! LIAR!''''' Do you know who's listening? Nobody and get used to it.Nobody. And they never will. So for the last time, give it up. Because I will never-ever-never-ever-ever-ever-ever-infinity tell the truth!


* [[https://notalwaysright.com/an-emotional-victory/134673/ This chess player]] gloats and mocks his opponent (the previous champion) so much that [[RealityEnsues the judges disqualify him for foul behavior]], forcing him to forfeit the prize. When he throws a tantrum about that, security throws him out of the tournament entirely and bans him for life. When he sues over ''that'', he gets ''banned from every chess tournament in Ohio''.

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* Among serious chess players even the media-spanning "announcing CheckAndMate when someone's made a winning move" is considered Unsportsmanlike Gloating since it implies your opponent is too stupid to realize they've lost. Which makes [[https://notalwaysright.com/an-emotional-victory/134673/ This this chess player]] gloats player's]] gloating and mocks mocking of his opponent (the previous champion) even more egregious, so much that [[RealityEnsues the judges disqualify him for foul behavior]], forcing him to forfeit the prize. When he throws a tantrum about that, security throws him out of the tournament entirely and bans him for life. When he sues over ''that'', he gets ''banned from every chess tournament in Ohio''.

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* A variant happened in the match of Mexico vs Germany of the FIFA World Cup 2018, the Mexicans players celebrate the normal way, the fans, on the other hand, they burnt the German flag to ashes.

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* ''[[Literature/JohnPutnamThatcher A Shark Out of Water]]'': After a [[UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball soccer]] match results in an upset victory for the visiting team, their supporters indulge in enough of this to set off a riot. The ensuing security crackdown delays the book's murderer ''just'' enough that the police don't have to deal with extradition hearings, they can grab him before he leaves the country.

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* In ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBrosUltimate'', [[VideoGame/PokemonSunAndMoon Incineroar]] does this after connecting with a powerful attack. It's appropriate, since it's based on a wrestling {{heel}}.

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