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* In ''Webcomic/BloodySweet'', protagonist Naerim realizes that she and antagonist Roxanna have both suffered through similarly painful pasts, treated like witches and scorned by their peers. [[spoiler:She tries to connect with her on this level in the climax, pointing out that while she doesn't know Roxanna's exact pain, she can understand what she went through and she can help her move past it. Unfortunately, Roxanna is beyond help at that point.]]

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* In ''Webcomic/BloodySweet'', protagonist Naerim realizes that she and antagonist Roxanna have both suffered through similarly painful pasts, treated like witches and scorned by their peers. [[spoiler:She tries to connect with her on this level in the climax, pointing out that while she doesn't know Roxanna's exact pain, she can understand what she went through and she can help her move past it. Unfortunately, Roxanna is beyond help at that point.]]]]
* ''Webcomic/UnOrdinary'':
** Despite being on opposite sides of the power spectrum, neither John nor Sera seemed to be able to escape judgement and criticism from their peers, even if for vastly different reasons. It was partly due to this that they eventually became friends.
** In the past, [[spoiler: John]] was an even more vicious tyrant in school than Arlo. In the present day, it's shown that he knows from experience what it's like to be a King.
* ''Webcomic/SweetHome'': For all her talk about how much she hates him, Hyein and Seok Kim are very similar people. Both are loud and controlling jerks, as well as hypocrites and cowards willing to kill others if it will save themselves. They also both firmly believe in NeverMyFault and throw other people under the bus while trying to justify themselves with IDidWhatIHadToDo. They even have the same victim in Seon.
* ''Webcomic/MyDeepestSecret'': Emma, like Elios, can be rather clingy and doesn't want to share him with anyone else. The difference being, Emma realizes this is a flaw of hers, and she'd never hurt anyone to keep them away from Elios.


'''Johnny:''' [[{{Metaphorgotten}} I forget where I was going with this but the takeaway is your parents don't love each other]].

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'''Johnny:''' [[{{Metaphorgotten}} I forget where I was going with this but the takeaway is your parents don't love each other]].other]].
* In ''Webcomic/BloodySweet'', protagonist Naerim realizes that she and antagonist Roxanna have both suffered through similarly painful pasts, treated like witches and scorned by their peers. [[spoiler:She tries to connect with her on this level in the climax, pointing out that while she doesn't know Roxanna's exact pain, she can understand what she went through and she can help her move past it. Unfortunately, Roxanna is beyond help at that point.]]


* In ''Webcomic/AdvanceWars'', there are three main missions in which Black Hole calls this; the most significant is Sonia's A Mirror Darkly, in which she and Lash play a game of chess (with artillery and neotanks, natch), but both of Grit's missions in the Blue Moon campaign section show Lash and Grit invoking this trope, too.


* In ''Webcomic/{{Alfie}}'' we see a non-antagonistic version with the [[Hobbits Havlin]] Alfie [[PunnyName Tolman]] and Ozge of the [[ProudWarriorRace Voch'khari]]; both young women being misfits who seek to leave their insular, closely knit, and tradition bound hometowns and find a mutual attraction. That being said, not only are Pickering and Red Fort '''''[[DeliberateValuesDissonance profoundly]]''''' different but these two seem to have overshot one another[[note]](Ozge seeks monogamy and hopes to find a OneTrueLove, while the marital train wrecks Alfie grew up around left her gun-shy about commitment and her only real friendships thus far have tended to involve 'benefits')[[/note]].

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* In ''Webcomic/{{Alfie}}'' we see a non-antagonistic version with the [[Hobbits [[{{Hobbits}} Havlin]] Alfie [[PunnyName Tolman]] and Ozge of the [[ProudWarriorRace Voch'khari]]; both young women being misfits who seek to leave their insular, closely knit, and tradition bound hometowns and find a mutual attraction. That being said, not only are Pickering and Red Fort '''''[[DeliberateValuesDissonance profoundly]]''''' different but these two seem to have overshot one another[[note]](Ozge seeks monogamy and hopes to find a OneTrueLove, while the marital train wrecks Alfie grew up around left her gun-shy about commitment and her only real friendships thus far have tended to involve 'benefits')[[/note]].


* ''Webcomic/{{Basic Instructions}}'' has [[http://basicinstructions.net/basic-instructions/2012/10/16/how-to-get-to-know-a-business-associate.html a strip]] where both Scott and a customer find common ground over hating going into Scott's place of work.


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* In ''Webcomic/{{Alfie}}'' we see a non-antagonistic version with the [[Hobbits Havlin]] Alfie [[PunnyName Tolman]] and Ozge of the [[ProudWarriorRace Voch'khari]]; both young women being misfits who seek to leave their insular, closely knit, and tradition bound hometowns and find a mutual attraction. That being said, not only are Pickering and Red Fort '''''[[DeliberateValuesDissonance profoundly]]''''' different but these two seem to have overshot one another[[note]](Ozge seeks monogamy and hopes to find a OneTrueLove, while the marital train wrecks Alfie grew up around left her gun-shy about commitment and her only real friendships thus far have tended to involve 'benefits')[[/note]].
* ''Webcomic/{{Basic Instructions}}'' has [[http://basicinstructions.net/basic-instructions/2012/10/16/how-to-get-to-know-a-business-associate.html a strip]] where both Scott and a customer find common ground over hating going into Scott's place of work.


* Parodied in ''Webcomic/{{Adventurers}}'', when the BigBad pulls the second type of NotSoDifferent moment on the hero in [[http://www.adventurers-comic.com/d/20051122.html this strip]], and has it fall flat almost immediately since the only examples he could come up with were their similar heights and shared penchant for pointy hair. He admitted that he probably shouldn't have made it up on the fly.

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* Parodied in ''Webcomic/{{Adventurers}}'', when the BigBad pulls the second type of NotSoDifferent moment on the hero in [[http://www.adventurers-comic.[[https://web.archive.org/web/20140817062246/http://adventurers.keenspot.com/d/20051122.html this strip]], and has it fall flat almost immediately since the only examples he could come up with were their similar heights and shared penchant for pointy hair. He admitted that he probably shouldn't have made it up on the fly.


** Seymour was rather distressed when he "[[http://www.sinfest.net/archive_page.php?comicID=3795 met the enemy]]".

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** Seymour was rather distressed when he "[[http://www.sinfest."[[https://web.archive.org/web/20140209184038/http://sinfest.net/archive_page.php?comicID=3795 met the enemy]]".


* The Renavanna and Eytherlia elves of ''Webcomic/EarsForElves'', according to Tanna after Zalanna pronounces them feral. The unusual arrangement of panels on [[http://www.earsforelves.com/archives/262 that page]] emphasises Tanna's point.

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* The Renavanna and Eytherlia elves of ''Webcomic/EarsForElves'', according to Tanna after Zalanna pronounces them feral. The unusual arrangement of panels on [[http://www.[[https://web.archive.org/web/20160326042118/http://www.earsforelves.com/archives/262 that page]] emphasises Tanna's point.


* Almost {{lampshade|Hanging}}d in [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0372.html this]] ''[[Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick Order of the Stick]]'' comic, though it doesn't quite have its normal purpose or effect [[spoiler: especially considering [[AllThereInTheManual the character making the speech is himself is unnatural through divine magic]] but [[WordOfGod doesn't recognize this in the speech]].]] [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0606.html Later on]], Shojo gives Belkar this line, kicking off what's effectively a ChaoticGood BreakThemByTalking.

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* ''[[Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick Order of the Stick]]'':
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Almost {{lampshade|Hanging}}d in [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0372.html this]] ''[[Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick Order of the Stick]]'' comic, though it when Redcloak points out that Miko having class-induced lack of fear makes her just as "unnatural" as the undead sorcerer Xykon. It doesn't quite have its normal purpose or effect take, however, [[spoiler: especially considering [[AllThereInTheManual the character making the speech is himself Redcloak has been granted immunity to aging and disease thanks to his Crimson Mantle, and thus is unnatural through divine magic]] but [[WordOfGod doesn't recognize this in the speech]].]] ]]
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[[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0606.html Later on]], Shojo gives Belkar this line, kicking off what's effectively a ChaoticGood BreakThemByTalking. Of course, in the same sentence, he also adds that they are NotSoSimilar, but adds that such distinctions aren't necessary at the moment.


** And gives us a strange variation in [[http://www.sinfest.net/archive_page.php?comicID=3519 this]] strip, where Fuchsia, formerly a DepravedBisexual succubus and TortureTechnician for The Devil, in the midst of a VillainousCrush and a HighHeelFaceTurn, listens to her love interest, Criminy, relate a story that could very easily be about Sinfest's main character, Slick, and comes to realize that she has a lot in common with the Damned Souls that she formerly took delight in tormenting. Her response, in a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming, is to sit with the Damned and hold their hands, offering them comfort.

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** And gives us a strange variation in [[http://www.sinfest.net/archive_page.php?comicID=3519 this]] strip, where Fuchsia, formerly a DepravedBisexual succubus and TortureTechnician for The Devil, in the midst of a VillainousCrush and a HighHeelFaceTurn, listens to her love interest, Criminy, relate a story that could very easily be about Sinfest's main character, Slick, and comes to realize that she has a lot in common with the Damned Souls that she formerly took delight in tormenting. Her response, in a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming, is to sit with the Damned and hold their hands, offering them comfort.


** Vriska is introduced to us right away as an overdramatic troll who wants to involve herself in absolutely everything important, even if it means making terrible decisions. Her corresponding pre-scratch troll, Aranea, seems to be much more softspoken, described by Terezi as "[=4 N1C3 VR1SK4=]". However, [[spoiler: when Aranea decides to try to defeat Lord English by reviving herself and preventing our heroes from creating a new universe, as is the goal of the game, we find that Aranea's and Vriska's motives are very much the same. She ultimately fails and [[KarmicDeath dies]]. After all this, John later refers to Aranea as "the other vriska", showing just how similar the two really are.]]
*** [[spoiler: This makes quite a bit of sense when you consider how messed up Mindfang, Aranea's pre-scratch self, was.]]

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** Vriska is introduced to us right away as an overdramatic troll who wants to involve herself in absolutely everything important, even if it means making terrible decisions. Her corresponding pre-scratch troll, Aranea, seems to be much more softspoken, described by Terezi as "[=4 N1C3 VR1SK4=]". However, [[spoiler: when Aranea decides to try to defeat Lord English by reviving herself and preventing our heroes from creating a new universe, as is the goal of the game, we find that Aranea's and Vriska's motives are very much the same. She ultimately fails and [[KarmicDeath dies]]. After all this, John later refers to Aranea as "the other vriska", showing just how similar the two really are.]]
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This makes quite a bit of sense when you consider how messed up Mindfang, Aranea's pre-scratch post-scratch self, was.]]


* Despite how much CommanderBadass dislikes [[CanadaEh Canadian Guy]] in ''Webcomic/ManlyGuysDoingManlyThings'', they are more alike than he'd care to admit, in tastes of games, enunciation, and even appearance (to the point that they're {{Palette Swap}}s of each other). Emphasized in [[http://thepunchlineismachismo.com/archives/comic/if-you-havent-seen-pacific-rim-yet-what-are-you-doing-go-now-drop-everything this comic]] where, despite having three siblings and two children (and though he doesn't mention them, an ex-wife, a love interest, and a surrogate son), Canadian Guy is the one Commander Badass is most [[Film/PacificRim drift-compatible]] with.

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* Despite how much CommanderBadass dislikes [[CanadaEh Canadian Guy]] in ''Webcomic/ManlyGuysDoingManlyThings'', they are more alike than he'd care to admit, in tastes of games, enunciation, and even appearance (to the point that they're {{Palette Swap}}s of each other). Emphasized in [[http://thepunchlineismachismo.com/archives/comic/if-you-havent-seen-pacific-rim-yet-what-are-you-doing-go-now-drop-everything this comic]] where, despite having three siblings and two children (and though he doesn't mention them, an ex-wife, a love interest, and a surrogate son), Canadian Guy is the one Commander Badass is most [[Film/PacificRim drift-compatible]] with. As it turns out, there's a good reason for that. [[spoiler: Know how the Commander's an ArtificialHuman? Canadian Guy is a bootleg of him made with some regional variants by Canadians.]]


* ''Webcomic/{{Paranatural}}'': PlayedForLaughs [[http://www.paranatural.net/comic/chapter-3-page-22here]] when Johnny goes on a [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext more bizarre rant than usual]] to [[WeNeedADistraction distract Max long enough to steal his bat]].

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* ''Webcomic/{{Paranatural}}'': PlayedForLaughs [[http://www.paranatural.net/comic/chapter-3-page-22here]] net/comic/chapter-3-page-22 here]] when Johnny goes on a [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext more bizarre rant than usual]] to [[WeNeedADistraction distract Max long enough to steal his bat]].


** We have inter-faction political rivalry of epic proportions. Good luck trying to work out how much lower any of them will stoop in comparison to any other given one. Or, which you'd pin a "Good Guy" sticker on at any given minute: they're all about as [[GreyAndGreyMorality good or as bad as each other]]. Many individuals break down into this, as well: even some truly horrible characters have friends they care about. And, others that seem consistent and honourable one minute will turn around and cut somebody else off at the knees the next.

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** We have inter-faction political rivalry of epic proportions. Good luck trying to work out how much lower any of them will stoop in comparison to any other given one. Or, which you'd pin a "Good Guy" sticker on at any given minute: they're all about as [[GreyAndGreyMorality good or as bad as each other]]. Many individuals break down into this, as well: even some truly horrible characters have friends they care about. And, others that seem consistent and honourable one minute will turn around and cut somebody else off at the knees the next.next.
* ''Webcomic/{{Paranatural}}'': PlayedForLaughs [[http://www.paranatural.net/comic/chapter-3-page-22here]] when Johnny goes on a [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext more bizarre rant than usual]] to [[WeNeedADistraction distract Max long enough to steal his bat]].
-->'''Johnny:''' Listen, we're not so different, you n' me. Like, our faces are very similar.\\
'''Max:''' I'm kind of on the phone, so...\\
'''Johnny:''' Point is, Max, we live in a world with lots of similar things. Lots of stuff is the same as other stuff.\\
'''Max:''' Can I have my scooter back?\\
'''Johnny:''' [[{{Metaphorgotten}} I forget where I was going with this but the takeaway is your parents don't love each other]].

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** On an individual level we have Buwaro's adoptive older brother Iratu and Kieri's twin Kazai, [[spoiler:Iratu is leading an invasion that has resulted in hundreds if not thousands of [[{{Muggles}} medians]] dead and brushes it off by saying that the good ones will be sent to heaven and the bad ones to hell, earlier we hear Kazai give a similar excuse to not waste time saving them from said attack. They also both view median life as lesser than the lives of their respective species and and will mindlessly follow what they believe are their gods plans, also both become hostile towards their siblings when they don't think in a similar way though the main difference being that Kazai only did so in a moment of anger and genuinely loves his sister while Iratu doesn't love Buwaro and actually [[CainAndAbel tries to kill him.]]]]

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