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26th Dec '15 8:07:01 AM AnotherDuck
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* ''Webcomic/DragonMango'' has Cherry who can [[spoiler:teleport]]. However, anyone actually calling it that will provoke a correction from her, where she insists she can "pfffft".
11th Dec '15 9:32:02 AM Veanne
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* ''Webcomic/{{Galaxion}}'' has a reasonable example - the planet 76432-69-GM has landmasses exactly like Earth - the protagonists have to remind themselves they are, in fact, on an alien planet.
27th Feb '15 11:30:36 AM TheUnsquished
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* ''Webcomic/TheAdventuresOfDrMcNinja''
** Space monsters are known to exist. Not space aliens, space monsters. They're planet-sized and humanity prays they don't notice the Earth.
* ''BladeBunny''. People keep mistaking Bunny for some assassin named Rabbit or Hare or something. It's Bunny!
* The protagonist of ''{{Catena}}'' may be named Treiss, but as far as her housemate Bear is concerned, her name is Chinchilla. Full stop. Nobody really knows why, given that she's actually a snow leopard...
* In WebComic/CommanderKitty, [[TopHeavyGuy Moose]] will have you know he's entered a ''contest'', not a [[http://www.commanderkitty.com/2009/04/27/ow/ pageant]].
* ''{{Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.
* Mary from ''DubiousCompany'' learned that around [[GodSaveUsFromTheQueen Queen Marl]], elves and elfs are [[FantasticRacism completely]] different races.

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* ''Webcomic/TheAdventuresOfDrMcNinja''
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''Webcomic/TheAdventuresOfDrMcNinja'': Space monsters are known to exist. Not space aliens, space monsters. They're planet-sized and humanity prays they don't notice the Earth.
* ''BladeBunny''.''Webcomic/BladeBunny''. People keep mistaking Bunny for some assassin named Rabbit or Hare or something. It's Bunny!
* The protagonist of ''{{Catena}}'' ''Webcomic/{{Catena}}'' may be named Treiss, but as far as her housemate Bear is concerned, her name is Chinchilla. Full stop. Nobody really knows why, given that she's actually a snow leopard...
* In WebComic/CommanderKitty, ''WebComic/CommanderKitty'', [[TopHeavyGuy Moose]] will have you know he's entered a ''contest'', not a [[http://www.commanderkitty.com/2009/04/27/ow/ pageant]].
* ''{{Drowtales}}'', ''Webcomic/{{Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.
* ''Webcomic/DubiousCompany'':
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Mary from ''DubiousCompany'' learned that around [[GodSaveUsFromTheQueen Queen Marl]], elves and elfs are [[FantasticRacism completely]] different races.



* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius''

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* ''Webcomic/GirlGenius''''Webcomic/GirlGenius'':



** AndrewHussie doesn't merely draw ''Homestuck''. [[ChewingTheScenery HE CONJURES THIS INTREPID FANTASYSCAPE WITH TEARS BLED FROM THE WISDOM-WEARY EYES OF FIFTY THOUSAND IMAGINARY MAGICIANS, etc etc]]

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** AndrewHussie Creator/AndrewHussie doesn't merely draw ''Homestuck''. [[ChewingTheScenery HE CONJURES THIS INTREPID FANTASYSCAPE WITH TEARS BLED FROM THE WISDOM-WEARY EYES OF FIFTY THOUSAND IMAGINARY MAGICIANS, etc etc]]



* In ''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' Bigfoots prefer to be called Bigfeet.
* {{Inhuman}}. They're not furries, they're aliens.
* In the fantasy theme of ''IrregularWebcomic'', Mordekai is not a thief. He is a "lovable rogue."
* In {{Nedroid}} there are no vampires, only [[http://nedroid.com/2010/10/open-door/ Draculas]].

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* In ''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' ''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' Bigfoots prefer to be called Bigfeet.
* {{Inhuman}}.''Webcomic/{{Inhuman}}''. They're not furries, they're aliens.
* In the fantasy theme of ''IrregularWebcomic'', ''Webcomic/IrregularWebcomic'', Mordekai is not a thief. He is a "lovable rogue."
* In {{Nedroid}} ''Webcomic/{{Nedroid}}'' there are no vampires, only [[http://nedroid.com/2010/10/open-door/ Draculas]].



* ''SamAndFuzzy''. If you're in the Ninja Mafia, does that make you a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Ninja Mafioso]]?
* ''SilentHillPromise'' doesn't have pages, it has '''screens'''.
* {{Unsounded}}'s Duane Adelier is not a zombie, thank you very much, he'd much prefer you use the term Galit.(Which is basically 'zombie' in his first language.)
* In {{Vattu}}: It's '''Lord''' Morrian.

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* ''SamAndFuzzy''.''Webcomic/SamAndFuzzy''. If you're in the Ninja Mafia, does that make you a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Ninja Mafioso]]?
* ''SilentHillPromise'' ''Webcomic/SilentHillPromise'' doesn't have pages, it has '''screens'''.
* {{Unsounded}}'s ''Webcomic/{{Unsounded}}'''s Duane Adelier is not a zombie, thank you very much, he'd much prefer you use the term Galit.(Which is basically 'zombie' in his first language.)
* In {{Vattu}}: ''Webcomic/{{Vattu}}'': It's '''Lord''' Morrian.
19th Oct '14 10:49:40 AM CompletelyNormalGuy
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* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', even after Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/?date=2010-05-21 gives up trying]] to distance the [[spoiler: Aberration she and Nanase fought in France]] from the word "vampire" she insists on referring to it as "the monster". Sarah and Grace continue calling it a vampire though.

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* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', even ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'':
** Even
after Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/?date=2010-05-21 gives up trying]] to distance the [[spoiler: Aberration she and Nanase fought in France]] from the word "vampire" she insists on referring to it as "the monster". Sarah and Grace continue calling it a vampire though.though.
** In one of the canon EGS NP side comics, Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/egsnp.php?id=200 insists]] that a fairy doll she just received is an action figure despite the fact that such objects had been referred to as dolls on every prior occasion.
22nd Feb '14 8:32:53 AM StFan
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* ''PokemonX'': His name is Jim Gai, but you can just call him Gym Guy. Except when he randomly reverses this. It seems that whatever spelling he prefers is the one that the protagonists did not just use.

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* ''PokemonX'': ''Webcomic/PokemonX'': His name is Jim Gai, but you can just call him Gym Guy. Except when he randomly reverses this. It seems that whatever spelling he prefers is the one that the protagonists did not just use.
2nd Feb '14 6:30:08 AM FirebirdMaximus
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* ''{{Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.

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* ''BladeBunny''. People keep mistaking Bunny for some assassin named Rabbit or Hare or something. It's Bunny!
* The protagonist of ''{{Catena}}'' may be named Treiss, but as far as her housemate Bear is concerned, her name is Chinchilla. Full stop. Nobody really knows why, given that she's actually a snow leopard...
* In WebComic/CommanderKitty, [[TopHeavyGuy Moose]] will have you know he's entered a ''contest'', not a [[http://www.commanderkitty.com/2009/04/27/ow/ pageant]].
* ''{{Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.
* Mary from ''DubiousCompany'' learned that around [[GodSaveUsFromTheQueen Queen Marl]], elves and elfs are [[FantasticRacism completely]] different races.
** Also Elator's [[GirlishPigtails hair]] is '''[[RatedMForManly manly]]'''.
* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', even after Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/?date=2010-05-21 gives up trying]] to distance the [[spoiler: Aberration she and Nanase fought in France]] from the word "vampire" she insists on referring to it as "the monster". Sarah and Grace continue calling it a vampire though.



* ''PokemonX'': His name is Jim Gai, but you can just call him Gym Guy. Except when he randomly reverses this. It seems that whatever spelling he prefers is the one that the protagonists did not just use.



* ''SilentHillPromise'' doesn't have pages, it has '''screens'''.
* ''BladeBunny''. People keep mistaking Bunny for some assassin named Rabbit or Hare or something. It's Bunny!
* ''SamAndFuzzy''. If you're in the Ninja Mafia, does that make you a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Ninja Mafioso]]?

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* ''SilentHillPromise'' doesn't have pages, it has '''screens'''.
In ''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' Bigfoots prefer to be called Bigfeet.
* ''BladeBunny''. People keep mistaking Bunny for some assassin named Rabbit or Hare or something. It's Bunny!
* ''SamAndFuzzy''. If you're in the Ninja Mafia, does that make you a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Ninja Mafioso]]?
{{Inhuman}}. They're not furries, they're aliens.



* The protagonist of ''{{Catena}}'' may be named Treiss, but as far as her housemate Bear is concerned, her name is Chinchilla. Full stop. Nobody really knows why, given that she's actually a snow leopard...
* Mary from ''DubiousCompany'' learned that around [[GodSaveUsFromTheQueen Queen Marl]], elves and elfs are [[FantasticRacism completely]] different races.
** Also Elator's [[GirlishPigtails hair]] is '''[[RatedMForManly manly]]'''.
* In {{Vattu}}: It's '''Lord''' Morrian.
* {{Inhuman}}. They're not furries, they're aliens.
* {{Unsounded}}'s Duane Adelier is not a zombie, thank you very much, he'd much prefer you use the term Galit.(Which is basically 'zombie' in his first language.)



* In WebComic/CommanderKitty, [[TopHeavyGuy Moose]] will have you know he's entered a ''contest'', not a [[http://www.commanderkitty.com/2009/04/27/ow/ pageant]].

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* In WebComic/CommanderKitty, [[TopHeavyGuy Moose]] will have ''PokemonX'': His name is Jim Gai, but you know he's entered a ''contest'', can just call him Gym Guy. Except when he randomly reverses this. It seems that whatever spelling he prefers is the one that the protagonists did not a [[http://www.commanderkitty.com/2009/04/27/ow/ pageant]].just use.



* In ''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' Bigfoots prefer to be called Bigfeet.
* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', even after Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/?date=2010-05-21 gives up trying]] to distance the [[spoiler: Aberration she and Nanase fought in France]] from the word "vampire" she insists on referring to it as "the monster". Sarah and Grace continue calling it a vampire though.

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* In ''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob'' Bigfoots ''SamAndFuzzy''. If you're in the Ninja Mafia, does that make you a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot Ninja Mafioso]]?
* ''SilentHillPromise'' doesn't have pages, it has '''screens'''.
* {{Unsounded}}'s Duane Adelier is not a zombie, thank you very much, he'd much
prefer to be called Bigfeet.
you use the term Galit.(Which is basically 'zombie' in his first language.)
* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', even after Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/?date=2010-05-21 gives up trying]] to distance the [[spoiler: Aberration she and Nanase fought in France]] from the word "vampire" she insists on referring to it as "the monster". Sarah and Grace continue calling it a vampire though.{{Vattu}}: It's '''Lord''' Morrian.
28th Dec '13 8:59:32 PM Disestablish
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* ''Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.

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* ''Drowtales}}'', ''{{Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.
28th Dec '13 8:59:22 PM Disestablish
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* ''Drowtales}}'', Dycle calls it 'courting', expressing the desire to court one as beautiful and smart as Snad. Snad calls it wanting to fuck her.
10th Jul '13 6:18:06 PM ThorennG
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* In ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', even after Susan [[http://www.egscomics.com/?date=2010-05-21 gives up trying]] to distance the [[spoiler: Aberration she and Nanase fought in France]] from the word "vampire" she insists on referring to it as "the monster". Sarah and Grace continue calling it a vampire though.
5th Jul '13 6:54:50 PM OliveTheBreloom
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* {{Unsounded}}'s Duane Adelier is not a zombie, thank you very much, he'd much prefer you use the term Galit.

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* {{Unsounded}}'s Duane Adelier is not a zombie, thank you very much, he'd much prefer you use the term Galit. (Which is basically 'zombie' in his first language.)
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