History JustForFun / NotableReferencesToTVTropes

5th Apr '16 12:24:10 PM comicwriter
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** [[http://www.cracked.com/article_22058_6-insulting-movie-adaptations-strong-female-characters.html The article]] on [[AdaptationDecay insulting adaptations]] of female characters has a reference to TV Tropes and a link to the WolverinePublicity page.
** TV Tropes is mentioned in a far less flattering light in [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/4-websites-that-are-clearly-f2123king-with-me_p2/ this article]], which argues that the Tropers posting in the Real Life categories often have no idea what the real world is actually like.
4th Apr '16 12:08:52 PM gregnes2000
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It's no surprise that the TV Tropes Wiki is one of the most popular websites on the Internet,[[note]][[http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/tvtropes.org as of the last time we checked, we're actually 2,760th]][[/note]] and, equally, it's no surprise that other webpages want to give us a ShoutOut, or that we would want to return the favor by shouting back to the pages that reference us.

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It's no surprise that the TV Tropes Wiki is one of the most popular websites on the Internet,[[note]][[http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/tvtropes.org as of the last time we checked, we're actually 2,760th]][[/note]] 3,277th]][[/note]] and, equally, it's no surprise that other webpages want to give us a ShoutOut, or that we would want to return the favor by shouting back to the pages that reference us.
26th Mar '16 4:54:42 PM supergod
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'''''Note''''': Many terms and concepts used on this site have [[OlderThanTheyThinkbeen around since before this site ever even existed]], so be sure to check if a reference is ''definitely'' about this website before adding it as an example.

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'''''Note''''': Many terms and concepts used on this site have [[OlderThanTheyThinkbeen [[OlderThanTheyThink been around since before this site ever even existed]], so be sure to check if a reference is ''definitely'' about this website before adding it as an example.
26th Mar '16 4:54:20 PM supergod
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'''''Note''''': Many terms and concepts used on this site have [[OlderThanTheyThinkbeen around since before this site ever even existed]], so be sure to check if a reference is ''definitely'' about this website before adding it as an example.
26th Mar '16 4:23:38 PM supergod
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* In a fourth-season episode of ''Series/RoyalPains'', Hank uses the term NinjaPirateZombieRobot to refer to one of Evan's old Halloween costumes. The trope name originated on this wiki, so it's safe to assume that ''someone'' who works on that show is a lurker.
** Or else a player of [[VideoGame/KingdomOfLoathing the trope namer]].

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* In a fourth-season episode of ''Series/RoyalPains'', Hank uses the term NinjaPirateZombieRobot to refer to one of Evan's old Halloween costumes. The trope name originated on this wiki, so it's safe to assume that ''someone'' who works on that show is a lurker.
** Or else a player of [[VideoGame/KingdomOfLoathing the trope namer]].
26th Mar '16 4:11:39 PM supergod
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* The ''Literature/SkulduggeryPleasant'' series has two. There is a minor character called Trope, and the beginning of ''Kingdom of the Wicked'' involves a brief discussion of whether or not a character is [[SchrodingersButterfly an insane man who thinks he's a butterfly, or an insane butterfly who thinks he's a man.]]
18th Mar '16 7:42:56 AM 32_Footsteps
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* In ''Webcomic/FullFrontalNerdity'', Frank finally found a way to make his plots less predictable when he [=GMs=] - [[http://ffn.nodwick.com/?p=1441 a random plot element table cross-referenced with TV Tropes]].
8th Mar '16 11:34:23 AM rcmerod52
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* ''FanFic/TotalDramaEquestria'' has Izzy at various points flat out ''asking'' people to edit the TV Tropes page for the story, even begging in some cases.
4th Mar '16 2:19:44 PM MarkLungo
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* In a ''National Review'' [[http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/432350/if-i-say-do-it-theyre-going-do-it-thats-what-leadership-all-about column]] on the 2016 US Presidential election, Jim Geraghty discusses how ''Series/TwentyFour'' AntiHero Jack Bauer refused to cross the MoralEventHorizon, complete with a link to the trope page.
4th Mar '16 2:11:39 PM Kakai
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* In the description of one of ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'' shorts, Alfabusa notes "for the chroniclers over at TV Tropes" that the current episode is canon - the recap page of the series is keeping notes of which short is and isn't.
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