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4th Mar '17 1:21:20 PM nombretomado
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* The Earth Day special of ''[[MarvelComics Marvel Super Heroes]]-What The?!'' has ComicBook/BlackPanther shed a tear after the wind blows a candy wrapper into [[{{Comicbook/PetAvengers}} Zabu]]'s face.

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* The Earth Day special of ''[[MarvelComics ''[[Creator/MarvelComics Marvel Super Heroes]]-What The?!'' has ComicBook/BlackPanther shed a tear after the wind blows a candy wrapper into [[{{Comicbook/PetAvengers}} Zabu]]'s face.
14th Dec '16 8:39:12 AM TheWildGoose
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* The live-action film version of DudleyDoright references the weird career of Iron Eyes Cody, the Sicilian-American "Indian" who appeared in the commercial. In the movie, there is an entire "rarely-studied tribe of South Brooklyn Indians, the Canarsie Kumquats". They are quite obviously Italian-Americans pretending to be a Canadian First Nations tribe.
26th Nov '16 10:10:22 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''WaynesWorld 2'', Jim Morrison's Naked Indian Friend sheds tears on seeing the scattered trash left over from Waynestock. He cheers up, though, when he sees Wayne and Garth picking up the mess.

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* In ''WaynesWorld 2'', ''Film/WaynesWorld2'', Jim Morrison's Naked Indian Friend sheds tears on seeing the scattered trash left over from Waynestock. He cheers up, though, when he sees Wayne and Garth picking up the mess.
6th Aug '16 5:23:31 AM eroock
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-->''Somewhere, an Indian is crying.''

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-->''Somewhere, ->''"Somewhere, an Indian is crying.''
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4th Aug '16 1:44:46 PM luisedgarf
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For obvious reasons, this is exclusively an American trope, as the original ads were never used outside the States.
15th Jun '16 6:52:55 PM nombretomado
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* TelltaleGames have done this before, in ''VideoGame/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice'':

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* TelltaleGames Creator/TelltaleGames have done this before, in ''VideoGame/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice'':
26th Aug '15 7:50:02 PM nombretomado
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* From {{MST3K}}'s infamous take on ''Film/{{Mitchell}}'', there is a scene where Mitchell dumps what seems to be two ashtrays worth of cigarette butts on the ground.

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* From {{MST3K}}'s ''[[Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000 MST3K]]'''s infamous take on ''Film/{{Mitchell}}'', there is a scene where Mitchell dumps what seems to be two ashtrays worth of cigarette butts on the ground.



** ''MysteryScienceTheater3000'' also referenced it during the film ''Film/{{Werewolf}}''. An Indian contracts lycanthropy, and the early symptoms make him look like he's sobbing more than anything else:

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** ''MysteryScienceTheater3000'' ''[=MST3K=]'' also referenced it during the film ''Film/{{Werewolf}}''. An Indian contracts lycanthropy, and the early symptoms make him look like he's sobbing more than anything else:
6th Aug '15 5:30:10 AM Prfnoff
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* The opening lyrics to the {{Eels}} song ''Mr. E's Beautiful Blues'';

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* The opening lyrics to the {{Eels}} Music/{{Eels}} song ''Mr. "Mr. E's Beautiful Blues''; Blues":
25th Jun '15 3:56:24 PM nombretomado
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* In the 2008 ''KnightRider'' movie, [=KITT=] shows this picture when Mike throws some trash on his floorboard.

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* In the 2008 ''KnightRider'' ''Series/KnightRider'' movie, [=KITT=] shows this picture when Mike throws some trash on his floorboard.
11th Apr '15 7:06:59 PM NWolfman
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It's known as the "Crying Indian" ad, although it is called "People Start Pollution, People Can Stop It". At the time this was quite a powerful ad. Not subtle, but of the SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped variety.

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It's known as the "Crying Indian" ad, although it is called "People Start Pollution, People Can Stop It". At the time this was quite a powerful ad. Not subtle, but of the SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped variety.
hey, SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped!
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