History Literature / DickAndJane

1st Jun '16 5:04:58 PM PaulA
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* BlackBestFriend: Mike, [[ThemeTwinNaming Pam, and Penny]] for Dick, Jane, and Sally.

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* BlackBestFriend: Mike, [[ThemeTwinNaming Pam, and Penny]] Penny for Dick, Jane, and Sally.


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* ThemeTwinNaming: Pam and Penny.
1st Jun '16 1:32:45 PM DaibhidC
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* The Wendy Cope poem "Reading Scheme" starts "Here is Peter. Here is Jane. They like fun." It the goes on - in the same style - to describe Mummy CheatingWithTheMilkman and Daddy chasing him off with a gun.

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* The Wendy Cope poem "Reading Scheme" starts "Here is Peter. Here is Jane. They like fun." It the then goes on - in the same style - to describe Mummy CheatingWithTheMilkman and Daddy chasing him off with a gun.
1st Jun '16 1:30:33 PM DaibhidC
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* The Wendy Cope poem "Reading Scheme" starts "Here is Peter. Here is Jane. They like fun." It the goes on - in the same style - to describe Mummy CheatingWithTheMilkman and Daddy chasing him off with a gun.
10th Mar '16 10:41:13 PM TalonsofIceandFire
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4th Feb '16 5:58:41 PM PaulA
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* {{Black Best Friend}}s: Mike, [[ThemeTwinNaming Pam, and Penny]] for Dick, Jane, and Sally.

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* {{Black Best Friend}}s: BlackBestFriend: Mike, [[ThemeTwinNaming Pam, and Penny]] for Dick, Jane, and Sally.
4th Feb '16 12:04:26 PM dsneybuf
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* {{Precious Pupp|ies}}y: Spot.

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* {{Precious Pupp|ies}}y: NoNameGiven: The books refer to Dick's and Jane's parents only as "Father" and "Mother".
* PreciousPuppy:
Spot.
4th Feb '16 12:03:06 PM dsneybuf
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* {{Black Best Friend}}s: Mike, [[ThemeTwinNaming Pam, and Penny]] for Dick, Jane, and Sally.


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* {{Precious Pupp|ies}}y: Spot.
31st Jan '16 6:29:19 PM PaulA
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* ''SeeSpotRun'', an unrelated screwball comedy movie that references Spot, Dick and Jane's dog.

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* ''SeeSpotRun'', ''Film/SeeSpotRun'', an unrelated screwball comedy movie that references Spot, Dick and Jane's dog.



* It's pretty clear that Lt. Uhura is reading a Dick and Jane in the ''Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries'' episode "The Changeling." "See the dog. See the dog run. The dog has a ball. The ball is . . . blooie?"
** Also {{parodied}} in ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'' with a Ferengi (a [[StrawmanPolitical Strawman Capitalist]] species) and his child. "See Grok aquire. Acquire, Grok, acquire."

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* ''Franchise/StarTrek'':
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It's pretty clear that Lt. Uhura is reading a Dick and Jane while recovering from an alien mindwipe in the ''Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries'' episode "The Changeling." Changeling". "See the dog. See the dog run. The dog has a ball. The ball is . . . blooie?"
** Also {{parodied}} {{Parodied}} in ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'' with a Ferengi (a [[StrawmanPolitical Strawman Capitalist]] species) and his child. "See Grok aquire. Acquire, Grok, acquire."



* The opening theme of the TV show ''RaisingHope'' has sentences in the style of Dick and Jane: "See Grandpa work," "See Sabrina read," etc.

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* The opening theme of the TV show ''RaisingHope'' ''Series/RaisingHope'' has sentences in the style of Dick and Jane: "See Grandpa work," "See Sabrina read," etc.
29th Jan '16 4:33:10 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''FunWithDickAndJane'', a 1977 film (remade in 2005) which actually has nothing to do with the books apart from the title.

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* ''FunWithDickAndJane'', ''Film/FunWithDickAndJane'', a 1977 film (remade in 2005) which actually has nothing to do with the books apart from the title.
16th Jan '16 10:40:52 PM nombretomado
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* TheFarSide had a strip of a wolf reading to her pups. "See the wolves chase Dick and Jane."
* In the online game Phrozenflame, the computer said, "c:\dos c:\dos\run run\dos\run". The same joke appears in an episode of ''TheSimpsons''.

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* TheFarSide ''ComicStrip/TheFarSide'' had a strip of a wolf reading to her pups. "See the wolves chase Dick and Jane."
* In the online game Phrozenflame, the computer said, "c:\dos c:\dos\run run\dos\run". The same joke appears in an episode of ''TheSimpsons''.''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''.
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