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4th Sep '17 10:35:41 PM PaulA
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* The hero of Creator/HPLovecraft's ''Beyond The Wall of Sleep'' is a man whose doctor recognizes as being possessed by some cosmic entity of superhuman intelligence who is struggling to express its metahuman thoughts and ideas through the man's stupid and backwoods brain and vocabulary.

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* The hero of Creator/HPLovecraft's ''Beyond The "Beyond the Wall of Sleep'' Sleep" is a man whose doctor recognizes as being possessed by some cosmic entity of superhuman intelligence who is struggling to express its metahuman thoughts and ideas through the man's stupid and backwoods brain and vocabulary.



* In ''[[Literature/TheSpaceTrilogy That Hideous Strength]]'', women are described as being able to "speak a language without nouns" when there are no men around and still be understood:

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* In ''[[Literature/TheSpaceTrilogy That Hideous Strength]]'', ''Literature/ThatHideousStrength'', women are described as being able to "speak a language without nouns" when there are no men around and still be understood:
8th Aug '17 8:46:20 PM dotchan
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* It's common for little kids to speak like this.

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* It's common for little kids (or adults who have suffered temporary word fail--or, more seriously, a stroke) to speak like this.
24th Jul '17 10:05:51 PM caivu
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* Andrew Rea, the host of ''WebVideo/BingingWithBabish'', occasionally forgets the names of ingredients or utensils, and refers to them by their description instead.
22nd Jul '17 9:45:13 AM flip619
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* The way the flameless ration heater of the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meal,_Ready-to-Eat Meal, Ready-to-Eat]] (MRE) works, it needs to be set at an incline over the ground to work properly; so naturally, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Flameless_ration_heater.jpg instructions]] for it quite literally suggest that you raise one end on a "rock or something".

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* The way the flameless ration heater of the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meal,_Ready-to-Eat Meal, Ready-to-Eat]] (MRE) flameless ration heater works, it needs to be set at an incline over the ground for it to work properly; so naturally, the properly. The [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Flameless_ration_heater.jpg instructions]] for it quite literally suggest that you raise one to lay the open end on a "rock or something".
21st Jul '17 11:21:24 AM DrNoPuma
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* ''LetsPlay/HoboBros'': In "Squidella gears up for SPLATOON 2", Luke [[WritingByTheSeatOfYourPants decides]] to make the protagonist Squidella a very popular fighter, but he can't think of the right words, leading him to describe her as "one of the most championship people".
14th Jul '17 9:32:31 AM WaterBlap
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* Website/BashOrg:
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' i have broken two of my erm
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' foot things
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' extensions
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' those little thigns on ur feet
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' 5 on each ::
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' :/
--> '''(@eliaz`medal):''' dunno name
--> '''(@Ched):''' toes?
4th Jul '17 11:50:04 AM MasterofGalaxies4628
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We also use Buffy Speak to name some of our tropes:
* SwirlyEnergyThingy
* ThatRussianSquatDance (Cossack Dancing)
* TheThingThatGoesDoink (Shishi-Odoshi)
8th Jun '17 7:10:32 AM erforce
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* In ''[[Film/BadBoys Bad Boys II]]'' Det. Marcus Burnett is [[ItMakesSenseInContext accidentally high on ecstasy]] when he and his partner go to ask their captain for a warrant. He is so out of it that his partner tries to send him on a fool's errand - call another detective and tell him... something...

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* In ''[[Film/BadBoys Bad Boys II]]'' ''Film/BadBoysII'', Det. Marcus Burnett is [[ItMakesSenseInContext accidentally high on ecstasy]] when he and his partner go to ask their captain for a warrant. He is so out of it that his partner tries to send him on a fool's errand - call another detective and tell him... something...
7th Jun '17 11:06:08 AM Abodos
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* Granté from ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaBreathOfTheWild'' often refers to armor he is searching for with this. For example, he calls the Climbing Gear the "climbing...something" when he lists it out.
28th May '17 7:20:42 PM PaulA
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* This footnote in the Creator/HarryHarrison SpaceOpera spoof, ''Star Smashers of the Galaxy Rangers''.

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* This footnote in the Creator/HarryHarrison SpaceOpera spoof, ''Star Smashers of the Galaxy Rangers''.''Literature/StarSmashersOfTheGalaxyRangers'':
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