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29th Apr '16 4:23:24 PM nombretomado
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* ''CaptainPlanet'' "A Formula for Hate" ([[IneptAesop The famed AIDS awareness episode]]) Verminous Skumm wears this outfit so as to hide his rodent-esque appearance, despite the fact that he's hiding in the closet.

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* ''CaptainPlanet'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Captain Planet|and the Planeteers}}'' "A Formula for Hate" ([[IneptAesop The famed AIDS awareness episode]]) Verminous Skumm wears this outfit so as to hide his rodent-esque appearance, despite the fact that he's hiding in the closet.
29th Apr '16 10:51:53 AM TVRulezAgain
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* Discussed in ''[[ASeriesofUnfortunateEvents Lemony Snicket: The Unauthorized Autobiography]]''. After giving a lengthy description of the contents of the VFD disguise kit, the narrator mentions that the only piece they haven't figured out how to use in a disguise is the medium length beige trenchcoat.

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* Discussed in ''[[ASeriesofUnfortunateEvents Lemony Snicket: The Unauthorized Autobiography]]''.''Literature/LemonySnicketTheUnauthorizedAutobiography''. After giving a lengthy description of the contents of the VFD disguise kit, the narrator mentions that the only piece they haven't figured out how to use in a disguise is the medium length beige trenchcoat.
2nd Apr '16 10:29:21 PM GrammarNavi
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* The aliens in ''Film/SpaceJam'' employ this technique. The wife from EverybodyLovesRaymond is [[OnlySaneMan the only one to notice]] because [[TheSimpsons Homer's]] too busy watching the game.

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* The aliens in ''Film/SpaceJam'' employ this technique. The wife from EverybodyLovesRaymond ''Series/EverybodyLovesRaymond'' is [[OnlySaneMan the only one to notice]] because [[TheSimpsons [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Homer's]] too busy watching the game.
28th Mar '16 7:54:06 AM WileK209
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* The CartoonNetwork music video [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofvXa_TWrc8 "Always On the Run"]] began with a group of animated shadowy figures in trenchcoats and fedoras attempting to sneak out of the [[RogerRabbitEffect live-action]] Cartoon Network building. The fangirls spot one of them having a familiar red butt sticking out of the bottom of his coat and begin screaming, for it's actually [[WesternAnimation/IAmWeasel I.R. Baboon]] in the disguise, and the 'toons (also including WesternAnimation/JohnnyBravo, [[WesternAnimation/EdEddNEddy Double-D]] and [[WesternAnimation/CourageTheCowardlyDog Eustace]]) ditch their disguises and run as the chase begins
19th Mar '16 3:58:57 AM Hossmeister
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11th Mar '16 10:23:47 AM erforce
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-->-- '''Taxi driver''', ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles: TheMovie''

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-->-- '''Taxi driver''', ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles: TheMovie''
''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1990''



* ''Franchise//TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'':
** The first ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' movie. Lampshaded.

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* ''Franchise//TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'':
''Franchise/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'':
** The first ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1990'' movie. Lampshaded.Lampshaded, as seen on the page quote.



** Roger Rabbit tries the same thing in ''WhoCensoredRogerRabbit'', the book the movie is based on. Of course, 'toon sensibilities of "discreet" tend to differ greatly from the human norm...

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** Roger Rabbit tries the same thing in ''WhoCensoredRogerRabbit'', ''Literature/WhoCensoredRogerRabbit'', the book the movie is based on. Of course, 'toon sensibilities of "discreet" tend to differ greatly from the human norm...



* The ''TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' too, on more than one occasion.

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* %%* The ''TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' ''WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987'' too, on more than one occasion.



* ''BuzzLightyearOfStarCommand'' uses such a coat to disguise his colorful space suit in order to infiltrate a BadGuyBar, where everyone is dressed like this.

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* ''BuzzLightyearOfStarCommand'' ''WesternAnimation/BuzzLightyearOfStarCommand'' uses such a coat to disguise his colorful space suit in order to infiltrate a BadGuyBar, where everyone is dressed like this.
22nd Jan '16 12:48:48 PM Montanto
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* In ''QuestionableContent'', [[BigBeautifulWoman Bubbles]] just bought herself one to [[http://www.questionablecontent.net/view.php?comic=3140to maintain a lower profile... ]]She's having second thoughts.
7th Jan '16 9:50:30 PM nombretomado
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* Green Goblin in ''TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' episode "Subtext", while trying to avoid suspicion, wears a trenchcoat over his purple-and-green costume.

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* Green Goblin in ''TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' ''WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' episode "Subtext", while trying to avoid suspicion, wears a trenchcoat over his purple-and-green costume.



* The Scorpion, unable to remove his suit, uses this as a disguise in ''SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''.

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* The Scorpion, unable to remove his suit, uses this as a disguise in ''SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''.''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries''.
26th Dec '15 7:38:24 PM nombretomado
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* Ben Grimm, [[ComicBook/FantasticFour The Thing]], in [[TheSilverAgeOfComicBooks the Silver Age]], would routinely put on a trenchcoat and fedora, which was sufficient to disguise being an orange rock monster. Later comics justify this by presenting it more as a matter of self-consciousness - the disguise doesn't really work ''that'' well, but it makes Ben feel more comfortable when stepping outside. Also, everyone on Yancy Street loves the big lug so much they just go along with it.

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* Ben Grimm, [[ComicBook/FantasticFour The Thing]], in [[TheSilverAgeOfComicBooks [[UsefulNotes/TheSilverAgeOfComicBooks the Silver Age]], would routinely put on a trenchcoat and fedora, which was sufficient to disguise being an orange rock monster. Later comics justify this by presenting it more as a matter of self-consciousness - the disguise doesn't really work ''that'' well, but it makes Ben feel more comfortable when stepping outside. Also, everyone on Yancy Street loves the big lug so much they just go along with it.
16th Dec '15 10:54:07 AM StFan
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* In ''[[Comicbook/{{X-Men}} Uncanny X-Men]]'' #111, the new furry Beast uses this disguise to enter a crowded carnival. Jean Grey lampshades how strange his outfit looks.

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* In ''[[Comicbook/{{X-Men}} ''[[Comicbook/XMen Uncanny X-Men]]'' #111, the new furry Beast uses this disguise to enter a crowded carnival. Jean Grey lampshades how strange his outfit looks.



* ''WesternAnimation/{{Wolverine And The X-Men}}'' Beast uses a hat and long gray trenchcoat to conceal his blue furry form.
* ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}'' has a very notable example from a fifth season episode; Mr. Sinister is seen leaving a restaurant wearing a trenchcoat, a hat, and a bandanna.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Wolverine And The X-Men}}'' ''WesternAnimation/WolverineAndTheXMen'' Beast uses a hat and long gray trenchcoat to conceal his blue furry form.
* ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}'' ''WesternAnimation/XMen'' has a very notable example from a fifth season episode; Mr. Sinister is seen leaving a restaurant wearing a trenchcoat, a hat, and a bandanna.
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