History FunWithAcronyms / WesternAnimation

20th Mar '17 3:39:08 PM MikeK
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** In "My Pet Clamsquatch", [[ConspiracyTheorist Skidmark]] claims to be protecting Clamson from S.E.C.R.E.T., or the '''[[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment S]]'''[[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment ecret]] '''E'''ntomological '''C'''ryptozoology '''R'''esearch and '''E'''xtraction '''T'''eam.

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** In "My Pet Clamsquatch", [[ConspiracyTheorist Skidmark]] claims to be protecting Clamson from S.E.C.R.E.T., or the '''[[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment S]]'''[[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment ecret]] '''E'''ntomological '''C'''ryptozoology '''R'''esearch and '''E'''xtraction '''T'''eam.'''T'''eam.
* In the ''WesternAnimation/BobsBurgers'' episode "Spaghetti Western & Meatballs", Mr. Frond runs a Conflict Resolution class where his main method of resolution is "A.B.S.": '''A'''ccess your feelings, '''B'''e apologetic, '''S'''lap it! (with "slap it" referring to offering a high five). Frond pronouncing the acronym "abs", as in "abdominal muscles", becomes a running gag in the episode:
-->'''Mr. Frond:''' I'd like you to take a look at... My abs!
-->'''Bob:''' Um, no thank you...
11th Mar '17 9:32:51 AM nombretomado
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* {{Fillmore}} had a ''fantastic'' satire of this. There was a nameless protester who held up a sign that said A.C.R.O.N.Y.M. It stood for "All Creatures Really Only Need Your Mercy."

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* {{Fillmore}} ''WesternAnimation/{{Fillmore}}'' had a ''fantastic'' satire of this. There was a nameless protester who held up a sign that said A.C.R.O.N.Y.M. It stood for "All Creatures Really Only Need Your Mercy."
23rd Dec '16 10:40:19 AM MikeK
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' took an existing organization called "NAMBLA" ('''N'''orth '''A'''merican '''M'''an-'''B'''oy '''L'''ove '''A'''ssociation) and created another "NAMBLA" that stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''M'''arlon '''B'''rando '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes (or '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''M'''ilton '''B'''radley '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes if Viacom does allow Hasbro to mention the name of ''Creator/MiltonBradley'' to be used by Eric Cartman).

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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' took an existing organization called "NAMBLA" ('''N'''orth '''A'''merican '''M'''an-'''B'''oy '''L'''ove '''A'''ssociation) and created another "NAMBLA" that stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''M'''arlon '''B'''rando '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes (or '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''M'''ilton '''B'''radley '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes if Viacom does allow Hasbro to mention the name of ''Creator/MiltonBradley'' to be used by Eric Cartman). It helped that the show already had an established character, Dr. Alphonse Mephesto, who was a NoCelebritiesWereHarmed version of Marlon Brando, so they could make him a member.
20th Dec '16 10:27:20 AM tropower
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** In the French version, it stands for '''C'''entre '''O'''peration[[note]]"'''O'''rganisé" has also been used.[[/note]] de '''P'''olice '''S'''péciale".

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** In the French version, it stands for '''C'''entre '''O'''peration[[note]]"'''O'''rganisé" d''''O'''peration[[note]]"'''O'''rganisé" has also been used.[[/note]] de '''P'''olice '''S'''péciale".
19th Nov '16 5:53:21 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* CelebrityDeathmatch:
** The MoralGuardians, the B.O.O.B. (Broadcasters Opposing Offensive Behavior).
** MTV got this treatment when it was referred to as "More Television Violence" in once episode.
2nd Nov '16 7:19:53 AM kristythomas267
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' took an existing organization called "NAMBLA" ('''N'''orth '''A'''merican '''M'''an-'''B'''oy '''L'''ove '''A'''ssociation) and created another "NAMBLA" that stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''M'''arlon '''B'''rando '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes (or "NAJSLA" which stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''J'''odie '''S'''weetin '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes as a tribute to the actress). Another example is "NALLLLA" (which stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''L'''ady '''L'''ovely'''L'''ocks '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes).

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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' took an existing organization called "NAMBLA" ('''N'''orth '''A'''merican '''M'''an-'''B'''oy '''L'''ove '''A'''ssociation) and created another "NAMBLA" that stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''M'''arlon '''B'''rando '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes (or "NAJSLA" which stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation of '''J'''odie '''S'''weetin '''M'''ilton '''B'''radley '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes as a tribute if Viacom does allow Hasbro to mention the actress). Another example is "NALLLLA" (which stood for '''N'''ational '''A'''ssociation name of '''L'''ady '''L'''ovely'''L'''ocks '''L'''ook-'''A'''likes).''Creator/MiltonBradley'' to be used by Eric Cartman).
2nd Nov '16 7:02:07 AM kristythomas267
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** The [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] and [[Creator/FUNimation FUNimation Entertainment]] dub of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' made a pointed jab at ''W.I.T.C.H.'' when Stella wanted to call themselves "B.S.M.T.F.": "Beauty, style, magic, taste, and flair. And those are also the first letters in each of our names (which in turn becomes '''B'''loom, '''S'''tella, '''M'''usa, '''T'''ecna, and '''F'''lora)". Aisha (aka Layla) and Roxy didn't appear in the cartoon until [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] sold the licensing rights of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' to ''Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}'' a few years later.

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** The [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] and [[Creator/FUNimation FUNimation Entertainment]] Productions, Ltd.]] dub of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' made a pointed jab at ''W.I.T.C.H.'' when Stella wanted to call themselves "B.S.M.T.F.": "Beauty, style, magic, taste, and flair. And those are also the first letters in each of our names (which in turn becomes '''B'''loom, '''S'''tella, '''M'''usa, '''T'''ecna, and '''F'''lora)". Aisha (aka Layla) and Roxy didn't appear in the cartoon until [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] sold the licensing rights of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' to ''Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}'' a few years later.
2nd Nov '16 7:01:16 AM kristythomas267
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** The [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] and [[Creator/FUNimationEntertainment FUNimation Productions, Ltd.]] dub of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' made a pointed jab at ''W.I.T.C.H.'' when Stella wanted to call themselves "B.S.M.T.F.": "Beauty, style, magic, taste, and flair. And those are also the first letters in each of our names (which in turn becomes '''B'''loom, '''S'''tella, '''M'''usa, '''T'''ecna, and '''F'''lora)". Aisha (aka Layla) and Roxy didn't appear in the cartoon until [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] sold the licensing rights of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' to ''Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}'' a few years later.

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** The [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] and [[Creator/FUNimationEntertainment [[Creator/FUNimation FUNimation Productions, Ltd.]] Entertainment]] dub of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' made a pointed jab at ''W.I.T.C.H.'' when Stella wanted to call themselves "B.S.M.T.F.": "Beauty, style, magic, taste, and flair. And those are also the first letters in each of our names (which in turn becomes '''B'''loom, '''S'''tella, '''M'''usa, '''T'''ecna, and '''F'''lora)". Aisha (aka Layla) and Roxy didn't appear in the cartoon until [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] sold the licensing rights of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' to ''Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}'' a few years later.
2nd Nov '16 7:00:16 AM kristythomas267
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** The [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] dub of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' made a pointed jab at ''W.I.T.C.H.'' when Stella wanted to call themselves "B.S.M.T.F.": "Beauty, style, magic, taste, and flair. And those are also the first letters in each of our names (which in turn becomes '''B'''loom, '''S'''tella, '''M'''usa, '''T'''ecna, and '''F'''lora)". Aisha (aka Layla) and Roxy didn't appear in the cartoon until [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] sold the licensing rights of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' to ''Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}'' a few years later.

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** The [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] and [[Creator/FUNimationEntertainment FUNimation Productions, Ltd.]] dub of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' made a pointed jab at ''W.I.T.C.H.'' when Stella wanted to call themselves "B.S.M.T.F.": "Beauty, style, magic, taste, and flair. And those are also the first letters in each of our names (which in turn becomes '''B'''loom, '''S'''tella, '''M'''usa, '''T'''ecna, and '''F'''lora)". Aisha (aka Layla) and Roxy didn't appear in the cartoon until [[Creator/FourKidsEntertainment 4Kids]] sold the licensing rights of ''WesternAnimation/WinxClub'' to ''Creator/{{Nickelodeon}}'' a few years later.
1st Nov '16 7:29:15 PM kristythomas267
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** Also subverted when Sheriff Blythe sees the Biskit Bandits destroying, trespassing and theft of a LHOTP-esque house (in which "LHOTP" stood for "'''L'''ittle '''H'''ouse '''o'''n '''t'''he '''P'''rairie") that belonged to her ancestor by saying GTJ which means '''G'''oing '''T'''o '''J'''ail.

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** Also subverted when Sheriff Blythe sees the Biskit Bandits destroying, trespassing and theft of a LHOTP-esque house (in which "LHOTP" stood for "'''L'''ittle '''H'''ouse '''o'''n '''t'''he '''O'''n '''T'''he '''P'''rairie") that belonged to her ancestor by saying GTJ which means '''G'''oing '''T'''o '''J'''ail. '''J'''ail.
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