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16th Mar '18 1:19:17 PM TheSaddleman
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* "Obviously a major malfunction": one of the first words uttered by NASA's mission control spokesperson in the moments after the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger in 1986.
8th Feb '18 6:21:52 PM nombretomado
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* Reporters often make such questions, most commonly "how are you feeling?". At times, it goes full AskAStupidQuestion - [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWunSNIMOnk for instance]], during the 2016 OlympicGames, the Brazilian swimmer that finished 6th on the 50m freestyle was describing how it went wrong, and when asked afterwards "Are you upset?" he went "[[SarcasmMode No, I'm peppy, finished 6th!]] Sorry, but... I am. A lot!"

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* Reporters often make such questions, most commonly "how are you feeling?". At times, it goes full AskAStupidQuestion - [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWunSNIMOnk for instance]], during the 2016 OlympicGames, UsefulNotes/OlympicGames, the Brazilian swimmer that finished 6th on the 50m freestyle was describing how it went wrong, and when asked afterwards "Are you upset?" he went "[[SarcasmMode No, I'm peppy, finished 6th!]] Sorry, but... I am. A lot!"
20th Oct '17 1:21:44 PM reptoherp
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* The [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pigeonhole_principle pigeonhole principle]] states that if you put some things into containers, and their are more things than containers, at least 1 container will have multiple things in it.
16th Aug '17 4:55:45 AM morane
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* According to FAI, pusher configuration airplanes (where the propeller is located in the aft of the fuselage) are [[CrewSalsa not suitable for skydiving]] jump planes.

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* According to FAI, pusher configuration airplanes (where the propeller is located in at the aft of the fuselage) are [[CrewSalsa [[DeadlyRotaryFan not suitable for skydiving]] jump planes.
16th Aug '17 4:50:49 AM morane
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* According to FAI, pusher configuration airplanes (where the propeller is located in the aft of the fuselage) are [[CrewSalsa not suitable for skydiving]] jump planes.
30th Jul '17 8:20:34 AM igordebraga
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* Reporters often make such questions, most commonly "how are you feeling?". At times, it goes full AskAStupidQuestion - [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWunSNIMOnk for instance]], during the 2016 OlympicGames, the Brazilian swimmer that finished 6th on the 50m freestyle was describing how it went wrong, and when asked afterwards "Are you upset?" he went "[[SarcasmMode No, I'm peppy, finished 6th!]] Sorry, but... I am. A lot!"
7th Jul '17 5:00:27 PM nombretomado
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** Any time you see the phrase "this is likely a reference to..." on TheOtherWiki, get ready for an eye-rollingly obvious statement.
** Also from TheOtherWiki: "Ion exchange is [[ShapedLikeItself an exchange of ions]]...".

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** Any time you see the phrase "this is likely a reference to..." on TheOtherWiki, Wiki/TheOtherWiki, get ready for an eye-rollingly obvious statement.
** Also from TheOtherWiki: Wiki/TheOtherWiki: "Ion exchange is [[ShapedLikeItself an exchange of ions]]...".
4th Jun '17 9:53:03 AM nombretomado
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* In TVTropes, tropers will {{pothole}} a word, phrase, etc. that is considered to be... well... completely obvious, to [[PotholeMagnet this page]].

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* In TVTropes, Wiki/TVTropes, tropers will {{pothole}} a word, phrase, etc. that is considered to be... well... completely obvious, to [[PotholeMagnet this page]].
2nd Apr '17 1:04:15 PM Ezclee4050
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** Stretch marks "appear to be caused by stretching of the skin."
26th Mar '17 3:08:20 PM nombretomado
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* ''TheOnion'' is fond of using this for humor, as in their article "[[http://www.theonion.com/content/news/investigators_determine_air_france?utm_source=a-section Investigators Determine Air France Disaster Caused By Plane Crash]]".

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* ''TheOnion'' ''Website/TheOnion'' is fond of using this for humor, as in their article "[[http://www.theonion.com/content/news/investigators_determine_air_france?utm_source=a-section Investigators Determine Air France Disaster Caused By Plane Crash]]".
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