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The Mike-Tina Relationship, commonly known as Tike, Chang Squared, Six they reunite for the wedding of Santana and Brittany and Kurt and Blaine and. The Artie-Tina Relationship, also known as Tartie or Artina, is the relationship between Artie Abrams and Tina Cohen-Chang. They first began dating in Wheels . Photos of the top 45 'Glee' couples, ahead of the Fox comedy's series finale. Remember when Blaine moved back to Ohio and started dating the guy who made then flaunted that relationship in Kurt's face as if anyone would ever be able to A 'ship built with lies — in this case, Tina was faking her stutter to feel closer to.
Tina is rather annoyed at this point, and asks Artie to be her duet partner, but this fails, and she and Mike end up performing Sing! Although he initially wanted to dance whilst Tina sang, he ended up "singing" and the two were very well received. Tina loves Mike so much that it often causes her to become emotional Early in their relationship Tina suffered from low self-esteem and occasionally questioned that Mike may be too good for her, or that their relationship is too good to be true.
This may have been due to the fact that they were in the opposite ends of the social hierarchy by association: Mike was both a straight-A student and a football player and therefore at the top by proxy while Tina was at the bottom as she was in the glee club and not a cheerleader. In Special Educationthis insecurity took over when she started to suspect Mike of cheating on her with Brittany, who was a cheerleader.
However, Tina's fears are put to rest by the end of the episode when she realizes that Mike was just putting in long hours of practice with Brittany and may have borrowed her Lip Smackersbut was indeed not cheating on her. Tina's emotions got the best of her again during Silly Love Songswhere she breaks down during her performance of My Funny Valentine. It is implied that she's never been so deeply in love with someone before, and is overcome with emotions more powerful than she has ever felt.
In Season Threeit is implied they might have difficulty, seeing Tina is a junior and Mike is a senior. It is revealed in The First Time that Mike and Tina first had sex during the summer in halfway between Season Three and had been sexually active for some time. In the conversation, she says that they had discussed it at length before doing it as it was first time for both of them.
As of Season Fourthe long lasting couple have finally separated due to Mike not being able to handle long distance relationships and Tina still at McKinley. Tina still feels strongly about him, even had his name tattooed on her. This makes Tina extremely furious but in Gleasethey work things out together but they still aren't a couple.
In Season Six they reunite for the wedding of Santana and Brittany and Kurt and Blaine and dance together at the reception.
Episodes Tina choosing Mike as her partner For the ballad assignment, Tina randomly draws Mike's name out of the hat and so the two end up being partners. Tina calls Mike "Other Asian" and Mike looks offended. Their actual performance was not elaborated upon and it is unknown what they sang or if they did sing at all. At the end of the performance of Lean on Me Mike has his arm around Tina.
In the end, she choose Mike as her partner and the two tap dance as Artie sings Dream a Little Dream. Journey Tina is amazed by Mike's abs Tina officially breaks up with Artie and goes public with her relationship with Mike after being attracted to him while teaching at Asian Summer Camp. They are seen holding hands in the hallway, dancing together in the choir room, and standing next to each other while watching Sunshine 's audition for Glee Club.
This is also the first time they kiss. Audition The two share a toothy kiss after finding out that they both have impeccably clean teeth. They also sit next to each other after Tina hugs Kurt Hummel when she finds out about his dad and they stand by each other when they all sing One of Us. Grilled Cheesus Mike and Tina sit together during all of the Glee rehearsals in this episode.
Due to Mike's apprehension about singing a duet, Tina helps him find a song that will boost his confidence. Mike suggests that they go to Asian couple's therapy to resolve their problem, to which Tina expresses further frustration.
Mike later expresses how nervous he is about performing a duet in front of the Glee Club, but is reassured by Tina as she holds his hand that it will be fine. The two perform Sing! After they finish singing, they embrace lovingly and when the club votes for the best duet, Mike writes Tina's name inside a heart on his paper.
They do not win the duet competition for them getting only a single vote. Tina is impressed and proud when Mike volunteers to play Frank-N-Furter. Mike reveals Sam 's "cool off" secret thinking about Coach Beiste and Tina suggests that they try it out. They begin making out in an empty classroom but things quickly get too hot, which results in Tina imagining the coach and muttering " Beiste " out loud.
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An embarrassed Tina runs away and a confused Mike gets jealous and goes up to Coach Beiste to tell her to stay away from Tina, thinking that the two have some sort of relationship.
Never Been Kissed Mike and Tina at the wedding reception Mike is seen being massaged and iced by Tina while the Glee guys recall their fight with Karofsky. During the wedding entrance procession, Mike and Tina harmonize during a few lines of Marry You. During this number, Mike picks up Tina and twirls her around. They both sit together at the wedding reception, along with SamQuinnand Rachel.
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Furt Tina suspects Mike of cheating on her with Brittany during their dance practice for Sectionals. Her suspicion and jealousy gets to the point that she dresses up as a cheerleader albeit with a Gothic flairshowing her insecurities about her not being good enough for a football player. During Sectionals while they're in the green room, Tina calls Mike a jerk but later on Tina and Mike share an "Asian kiss" after the misunderstanding was cleared up. He casually comments on how she changed back to her original style of dress, showing that he cares for her no matter how she dresses or looks.
Special Education Mike looks on with horror after Tina gets tackled Tina and Mike are first seen practicing dance moves in the choir room. Later, Tina joins the football team, to show support for the Glee boys, especially Mike. During the game, the ball lands directly in front of Tina, at which point Tina takes the opportunity to grab the ball and make a run for the end zone.
However, Tina is brutally tackled by a player from the opposing team, causing Mike to stop and stare in horror. He runs over to her side and shows visible worry and distress, but is relieved when he finds out that Tina is fine.
Mike then joins up with Artie to devote P. Pretty Young Thing to Tina and Brittany. At the end of the song, Tina exclaims how deeply in love she is with him. Mike then gives Tina a piggyback ride while she nibbles on his ear, a playful gesture that he loves. Later, Tina dedicates My Funny Valentine to Mike, but in the middle of the song she has an emotional breakdown.
Mike rushes to her side and consoles her as she explains that she's "so overcome with love! Both Tina and Mercedes are surprised to learn that Kurt is an atheist.
Grilled Cheesus They laugh when Rachel falls over and plan to swap names. After Holly Holliday's performance of Forget You they hold hands and jump up and down, giggling.
Schuester offers Rachel a celebratory solo in Glee, she defers to Tina and Mercedes, whom she calls "unsung heroes. Special Education Mercedes, Tina and Mike are seen getting a bright green slushie facial in a flashback.
Later, both girls go to Mr. Schuester's house to celebrate Christmas with him and the New Directions. Finn dubs them as "happy girl drunks. Both the girls share their grievances when Mr. Tina adds that the janitor is a "hot mess" and then changes the subject, saying, "the rumor about Asian men: They presumably spread the rumor around school and it is published in The Muckraker, the McKinley High School newspaper.
She said she's sad because Mercedes is one of the original members of New Directions and she feels naked without her, so Santana tells her to suck it up. She also blamed Artie for not giving the role of Maria to Mercedes. Tina, Kurt and Artie watch Mercedes rehearse with the newly formed Troubletones and are sad to realize they are growing apart Take Care of Yourself.
Pot o' Gold Tina and Mercedes, along with SugarBrittany, Quinn, and Rachel, defend Santana in the hallways after a guy mocks her for being a lesbian. They dance and sing along to I Kissed a Girl.
Hold on to Sixteen Tina, along with several others, pressures Mercedes for details about her summer romance with Sam.
They launch into a group number - Summer Nights. When Mercedes breaks down during the performance, Tina is the first to run after her and comfort her.
They are later forced to sing a song about female empowerment, in which they unwisely choose Cell Block Tango to sing. Choke In Tina's dream sequence, Tina imagined Mercedes as Brittany and spoke to her briefly about bailing Lord Tubbington out of jail for trying to sell Mercedes' iPhone for drug money. Props When Mercedes falls ill, Tina shows concern for her friend and is selected along with Quinn by Mr.
Schuester to sing Mercedes solos in Edge of Glory. Later Mercedes recovers from her illness and joins The Troubletones to sing, but tells Tina and Quinn to join them. Both of them bid farewell to Rachel at the train station as she sets off to New York.
She responds to her entrance by saying the glee club was hoping that she would come in a very ecstatic tone.