Alexa, play Taylor Swift’s “I Forgot That You Existed.”
Does anybody else get actually annoyed when characters simply, like…disappear?
Lookin’ at you, Jesse from Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
This particularly annoys me when it is a member of the family. Whether or not they had been on the present for the start then disappeared, confirmed up as a visitor star then had been by no means seen once more, or left the present, I at all times discover it tremendous bizarre when main relations simply…do not present up for essential occasions.
Like…keep in mind how Haley simply wasn’t there for her grandfather’s funeral on Fashionable Household?
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Sarah Hyland, who performed Haley, even tweeted about it, saying “Like, as his granddaughter, you’d suppose I would be invited to the funeral?” There was no excuse for this, contemplating Hyland was nonetheless on the present.
Or on Shameless, when Fiona did not even come to her personal brother’s wedding ceremony.
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I get that Emmy had left the present, however this nonetheless simply felt so bizarre.
I at all times discovered it bizarre that on One Tree Hill, Lucas did not present up till Nathan had been kidnapped for, like, weeks.
Additionally, I do know they weren’t associated, however I nonetheless suppose it is tousled Peyton and Lucas did not come to Brooke’s wedding ceremony.
Additionally on One Tree Hill, Karen did not come to her personal son’s wedding ceremony.
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She exhibits as much as his wedding ceremony to Lindsay however not his wedding ceremony to Peyton. However then she’s there the subsequent episode when Peyton is within the hospital so??? She was clearly free?
Yet another OTH one — Haley was speculated to have a ton of siblings. However none of them confirmed up for her mom’s dying moreover Quinn and Haley — and never even these two confirmed up for both of Haley’s weddings.
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So, they defined Haley’s dad and mom not being at her second wedding ceremony, however what about her siblings? After which when Haley’s mother dies, Taylor and Quinn are there, however the different siblings aren’t???
The place the heck was Jess’s sister Abby for her wedding ceremony on New Woman?
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She was within the present for 2 episodes, and I do not suppose she was talked about once more, earlier than of after.
And what about Nick’s mother?
The place was Mike at Aria’s wedding ceremony to Ezra on Fairly Little Liars?
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Anybody else suppose it is form of tousled that Jeremy did not come residence for Alaric’s wedding ceremony on The Vampire Diaries?
Okay, so they are not technically associated, nevertheless it was inferred that Alaric was Jeremy and Elena’s authorized guardian after Jenna died. And likewise, Elena had simply develop into human. I really feel like he ought to’ve confirmed up method sooner than he did.
What ever occurred to Scott for like, each main occasion in Gossip Woman?
He exhibits up for Rufus and Lily’s wedding ceremony, then by no means once more. Not when Lily has most cancers, not when she’s arrested, not when Rufus and Lily get divorced…
What ever occurred to Rachel’s sisters on Buddies?
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I do know they had been talked about a number of extra instances, however nonetheless. Jill did not go to as soon as after Emma was born? And I swear Amy didn’t exist earlier than she appeared.
And what about Phoebe’s delivery mother?
I do know they point out she will’t come to Phoebe’s wedding ceremony, however nonetheless. She mainly by no means confirmed up once more after it was revealed that Phoebe was her daughter and that they had been going to attempt to have a relationship.
Frank Jr. additionally did not come to Phoebe’s wedding ceremony, regardless of showing in Season 10.
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And the place was Ben for like, a ton of the main occasions of Buddies?
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Leslie’s mother did not even present as much as her personal daughter’s wedding ceremony in Parks and Recreation.
Did not they work in the identical constructing, too?
El’s “sister” on Stranger Issues has not been talked about since, regardless of El’s life being in peril a number of instances.
I am simply saying, she may’ve used the assistance.
I do know they “defined” this with a joke concerning the Olsen twins, however nonetheless — it is bizarre that Michelle by no means confirmed up on Fuller Home.
Why did they not merely recast her??
Additionally, what ever occurred to Wendy on Full Home? She was Danny’s sister and dated Joey, however did not come round after Season 5 of Full Home, or in Fuller Home in any respect, regardless of occasions like her niece D.J.’s husband dying (and her brother Danny transferring again in with D.J.)
Ted’s sister Heather did not miss anyone vital occasion on How I Met Your Mom, however there was an entire subplot about her transferring to New York — after which she was by no means seen once more.
And keep in mind Barney’s half-siblings Carly and JJ on How I Met Your Mom? They did not come to his wedding ceremony.
Lindsay by no means got here again for her father Caleb’s funeral on The O.C.
Charlotte’s brother Wesley solely appeared as soon as on Intercourse and the Metropolis. He did not even come to Charlotte’s wedding ceremony or meet her youngsters.
And eventually, Spinner’s sister Kendra on Degrassi: The Subsequent Era fully disappeared a number of seasons in. She did not even come again when Spinner was shot.
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