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20th Jul '17 5:14:48 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* One '70s-era ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica'' story had him battling the '''C'''ommittee to '''R'''estore '''A'''merica's '''P'''rinciples, a [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed thinly-veiled]] vesion of the '''C'''ommittee to '''RE'''-'''E'''lect the '''P'''resident (see the [[FunWithAcronyms/RealLife Real Life section]]). Assemble the acronym yourself, and remember that "to" doesn't count...

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* One '70s-era ''ComicBook/CaptainAmerica'' has other foes like this:
** One '70s-era
story had him battling the '''C'''ommittee to '''R'''estore '''A'''merica's '''P'''rinciples, a [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed thinly-veiled]] vesion of the '''C'''ommittee to '''RE'''-'''E'''lect the '''P'''resident (see the [[FunWithAcronyms/RealLife Real Life section]]). Assemble the acronym yourself, and remember that "to" doesn't count...


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** The giant robot T.E.S.S.-One, '''T''' otal'''E'''limitantion '''O'''f '''S'''uper '''S'''oldiers. ([[ICallItVera Called "Tessie"]] by some villains who have used it.) Ironically, this was built by the same government agency that was behind the Super Soldier program that gave Cap his powers, intended to be a failsafe in case their Soldiers ever turned against them. T.E.S.S.-One itself, however, tends to be used as a pawn of Cap's enemies.
16th Jun '17 6:45:32 AM luiz4200
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* ''ComicBook/TheBatmanAdventures'': A fan letter published at Issue #16 has "'''B'''atman '''A'''dventures - '''T'''errific covers '''M'''agnificent '''A'''rtwork '''N'''ever '''A D'''ull moment '''V'''ery '''E'''xciting '''N'''ew stories '''T'''he '''U'''ltimate '''R'''endition of '''E'''veryone's favorite '''S'''uperhero. '''I S'''alute you!!! '''#1'''
8th Jun '17 1:06:42 PM AntMan
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* Another long-runner for Marvel is Project P.E.G.A.S.U.S., short for: '''P'''otential '''E'''nergy '''G'''roup/'''A'''lternate '''S'''ources/'''U'''nited '''S'''tates.
8th Jun '17 12:42:08 PM AntMan
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** In the LighterAndSofter series ''WesternAnimation/TheAvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes'' he is known as M.O.D.O.C., with the last initial standing for "Conquest". (It's really more in-line with his personality anyway.)

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** In the LighterAndSofter series ''WesternAnimation/TheAvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes'' ''ComicBook/MarvelAdventures: The Avengers'' he is known as M.O.D.O.C., with the last initial standing for "Conquest". (It's really more in-line with his personality anyway.)
15th May '17 12:14:40 PM CaptainTedium
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** The ninth issue had Frankenbeans and Snivelitch team up with several other villains to form '''I.N.C.'', Inc. The "I.N.C." stood for '''I'''nternational '''N'''etwork of '''C'''reeps.

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** The ninth issue had Frankenbeans and Snivelitch team up with several other villains to form '''I.N.C.'', ''', Inc. The "I.N.C." stood for '''I'''nternational '''N'''etwork of '''C'''reeps.
15th May '17 12:14:10 PM CaptainTedium
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** Dr. Frankenbeans and his dim-witted assistant Snivelitch work at '''R.U.I.N.''' ('''R'''esearch '''U'''nlimited '''I'''n '''N'''ucleonics.

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** Dr. Frankenbeans and his dim-witted assistant Snivelitch work at '''R.U.I.N.''' ('''R'''esearch '''U'''nlimited '''I'''n '''N'''ucleonics.'''N'''ucleonics).
15th May '17 12:13:36 PM CaptainTedium
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* ''ComicBook/{{Madballs}}''
** Dr. Frankenbeans and his dim-witted assistant Snivelitch work at '''R.U.I.N.''' ('''R'''esearch '''U'''nlimited '''I'''n '''N'''ucleonics.
** The ninth issue had Frankenbeans and Snivelitch team up with several other villains to form '''I.N.C.'', Inc. The "I.N.C." stood for '''I'''nternational '''N'''etwork of '''C'''reeps.
11th May '17 12:47:41 PM morenohijazo
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** In a short story, the duo ask about the Súper's whereabouts, and another agent tells them he's at the bar. The duo start mocking the Súper, saying: "What could you expect from such a drunkard? Always at the bar!". Suddenly, a very sober Súper appears and explain: "Exactly: I was at the B.A.R offices", B.A.R standing for "Búsqueda de Agentes Raptados" ("Search for abducted agents").
3rd Feb '17 9:07:56 AM Bissek
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---> '''Agent Ward:''' ...It means somebody really wanted our initials to spell "shield".

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---> '''Agent Ward:''' ...It means somebody really wanted our initials to spell "shield"."shield"[[note]]This might even be the truth, since in the MCU S.H.I.E.L.D. was founded by former colleagues of Captain America after his believed death[[/note]].
8th Jan '17 2:09:35 PM nombretomado
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* The MarvelUniverse has '''S.H.I.E.L.D.''', Nick Fury's UN-backed paramilitary and intelligence organization. The acronym originally stood for '''S'''upreme '''H'''eadquarters, '''I'''nternational '''E'''spionage, '''L'''aw-enforcement '''D'''ivision but this was changed in the early nineties to stand for '''S'''trategic '''H'''azard '''I'''ntervention, '''E'''spionage and '''L'''ogistics '''D'''irectorate. Within the confines of the [[UltimateMarvel Ultimate Marvel Universe]], Ultimate SpiderMan has admitted that he has ''no clue'' what S.H.I.E.L.D. stands for, even though he has regular encounters with them and Nick Fury.

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* The MarvelUniverse has '''S.H.I.E.L.D.''', Nick Fury's UN-backed paramilitary and intelligence organization. The acronym originally stood for '''S'''upreme '''H'''eadquarters, '''I'''nternational '''E'''spionage, '''L'''aw-enforcement '''D'''ivision but this was changed in the early nineties to stand for '''S'''trategic '''H'''azard '''I'''ntervention, '''E'''spionage and '''L'''ogistics '''D'''irectorate. Within the confines of the [[UltimateMarvel [[ComicBook/UltimateMarvel Ultimate Marvel Universe]], Ultimate SpiderMan has admitted that he has ''no clue'' what S.H.I.E.L.D. stands for, even though he has regular encounters with them and Nick Fury.
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