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18th Mar '18 4:23:10 PM SpacemanSpoof
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* Ads for the weight-loss supplement Lipozene went to great lengths to tell you how many bottles of pills they've already sold. They didn't go into nearly as much detail regarding how effective all those pills actually were.
8th Mar '18 8:29:17 PM nombretomado
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** They often say "People saved exty dollars by switching to TropeCo!". This is misleading, because it SOUNDS like everybody saves... but if one is not going to be saving money, one won't switch.

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** They often say "People saved exty dollars by switching to TropeCo!".TropeCo/TropeCo!". This is misleading, because it SOUNDS like everybody saves... but if one is not going to be saving money, one won't switch.
14th Sep '17 9:54:57 PM jormis29
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* The 1959 album title ''50,000,000 Creator/{{Elvis|Presley}} Fans Can't Be Wrong: Elvis' Golden Records, Vol. 2''.

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* The 1959 album title ''50,000,000 Creator/{{Elvis|Presley}} Music/{{Elvis|Presley}} Fans Can't Be Wrong: Elvis' Golden Records, Vol. 2''.
3rd Sep '17 11:26:28 PM azul120
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One of {{the oldest tricks in the book}}: '''Everybody is doing it. You should do it too.'''

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One of {{the oldest tricks in the book}}: TheOldestTricksInTheBook: '''Everybody is doing it. You should do it too.'''



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* The 1959 album title ''50,000,000 [[ElvisPresley Elvis]] Fans Can't Be Wrong: Elvis' Golden Records, Vol. 2''.

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13th Mar '17 2:29:59 PM Morgenthaler
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5th Feb '17 4:09:36 PM weirdfantasy
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* In ''Film/StrokerAce'', Clyde Torkle claims that everyone cheats a little as an excuse for the number of rule-breaking modifications Lugs finds on his car.
4th Dec '16 1:39:20 PM Morgenthaler
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* Any time a movie is advertised as "The #1 movie in Country X!" Or, if it's not the highest-grossing movie overall of the past week, "The #1 [insert genre] movie in Country X!". Occasionally it seems as though it happens ''for every damn movie''. It's completely meaningless because you know the worst movie of the year will be hailed as the best one in the country. Hilariously, ''this will often be claimed by two movies at the same time.''

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* Any time a movie is advertised as "The #1 movie in Country X!" Or, if it's not the highest-grossing movie overall of the past week, "The #1 [insert genre] movie in Country X!". Occasionally it seems as though it happens ''for every damn movie''. It's completely meaningless because you know the worst movie of the year will be hailed as the best one in the country. Hilariously, ''this will often be claimed by two movies at the same time.''

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9th Nov '16 3:51:28 PM Tabs
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30th Aug '16 6:48:07 PM coruscatingInquisitor
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** [[JustifiedTrope However, there is a better reason for this use of the trope]] than most. Namely, an empty, dead game is usually no fun.

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** [[JustifiedTrope However, there is a better reason for this use of the trope]] than most. Namely, an empty, dead game is usually no fun.
14th Jan '16 12:07:26 PM mephistos
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If a commercial tells you, "No wonder six million customers purchased our product last year," they're resorting to the BandwagonTechnique. Same for ads that boast of their product being "number 1"; if such ads appear during sports events, expect the appearance of foam fingers to make the point.

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If a commercial tells you, "No wonder six million customers purchased our product last year," they're resorting to the BandwagonTechnique.Band Wagon Technique. Same for ads that boast of their product being "number 1"; if such ads appear during sports events, expect the appearance of foam fingers to make the point.
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