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19th Mar '17 4:22:31 PM Bissek
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** Fans would constantly ask John Cleese to do "silly walks", which he outright refused. Particularly since that's not the point of the scene.

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** Fans would constantly ask John Cleese to do "silly walks", which he outright refused. Particularly since that's not the point of the scene. And the fact that due to age, he's no longer ''capable'' of doing the silly walk anymore.
16th Mar '17 9:08:52 AM GastonRabbit
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16th Mar '17 9:06:12 AM GastonRabbit
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** In a similar vein, arrow to the knee jokes [[http://youtu.be/BfIIarRz1dQ killed the internet.]]
** Even Creator/RoosterTeeth made a [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UagqsOT4Vic video]] about it.

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** In a similar vein, arrow to the knee jokes [[http://youtu.[[https://youtu.be/BfIIarRz1dQ killed the internet.]]
Internet]].
** Even Creator/RoosterTeeth made a [[http://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UagqsOT4Vic video]] about it.



** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjTOF8IC528 The Honest Game Trailer]] for ''Skyrim'' lampshades it further by listing "Played-Out Memes" as one of the main characters/features of the game. It than demonstrates it, with a Whiterun guard making the infamous comment which causes [[CrossesTheLineTwice the player character to snap]] [[BlackComedy and beat him to death]].

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** [[http://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjTOF8IC528 The Honest Game Trailer]] for ''Skyrim'' lampshades it further by listing "Played-Out Memes" as one of the main characters/features of the game. It than demonstrates it, with a Whiterun guard making the infamous comment which causes [[CrossesTheLineTwice the player character to snap]] [[BlackComedy and beat him to death]].



* When it comes to video game critiques[=/=]reviews, calling a game "The ''Videogame/DarkSouls'' of X "[[note]]and variations of said expression[[/note]] is considered a major faux pax, and black-mark against the reviewer that uses the analogy. The term has been used (and abused)[[note]]specially when it's used as a hollow comparison meant to describe any kind of hard/difficult game.[[/note]] so much by this point, that nowadays the phrase is almost devoid of meaning.
16th Mar '17 9:01:46 AM GastonRabbit
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** Even RoosterTeeth made a [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UagqsOT4Vic video]] about it.

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** Even RoosterTeeth Creator/RoosterTeeth made a [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UagqsOT4Vic video]] about it.



* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' has fans waiting for Hoenn remakes. People make Hoenn "confirmed" because of many things, some making sense, some being utter nonsense.
** [[http://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-video-games/pokemon-omega-ruby-and-pokemon-alpha-sapphire/ With the announcement of the so-awaited remakes,]] not even two months gone by for [[http://i3.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/original/000/751/330/5f6.gif this picture in particular]] getting on every fan's nerves. Suffice to say "old news" is the most polite response one will get.
** According to ''Website/{{Smogon}}'', [[http://www.smogon.com/bw/pokemon/magikarp Magikarp jokes are this.]]
* When it comes to videogame critiques[=/=]reviews, calling a game "The ''Videogame/DarkSouls'' of X "[[note]]and variations of said expression[[/note]] is considered a major faux pax, and black-mark against the reviewer that uses the analogy. The term has been used (and abused)[[note]]specially when it's used as a hollow comparison meant to describe any kind of hard/difficult game.[[/note]] so much by this point, that nowadays the phrase is almost devoid of meaning.

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* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' has fans waiting for Hoenn remakes. People make Hoenn "confirmed" because of many things, some making sense, some being utter nonsense.
** [[http://www.pokemon.com/us/pokemon-video-games/pokemon-omega-ruby-and-pokemon-alpha-sapphire/ With the announcement of the so-awaited remakes,]] not even two months gone by for [[http://i3.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/original/000/751/330/5f6.gif this picture in particular]] getting on every fan's nerves. Suffice to say "old news" is the most polite response one will get.
** According to ''Website/{{Smogon}}'', [[http://www.smogon.com/bw/pokemon/magikarp Magikarp jokes are this.]]
* When it comes to videogame video game critiques[=/=]reviews, calling a game "The ''Videogame/DarkSouls'' of X "[[note]]and variations of said expression[[/note]] is considered a major faux pax, and black-mark against the reviewer that uses the analogy. The term has been used (and abused)[[note]]specially when it's used as a hollow comparison meant to describe any kind of hard/difficult game.[[/note]] so much by this point, that nowadays the phrase is almost devoid of meaning.
26th Feb '17 12:01:17 PM nombretomado
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* Quotes from ''TheInbetweeners'' became so memetic in the UK that one of the lead actors, Simon Bird, got sick of them ''before the series ended its run''.

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* Quotes from ''TheInbetweeners'' ''Series/TheInbetweeners'' became so memetic in the UK that one of the lead actors, Simon Bird, got sick of them ''before the series ended its run''.
23rd Feb '17 10:20:06 PM RaygunJustice
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** He also stated on his commentary for "Top 11 Batman the Animated Series Episodes" that he's really gotten sick of the [[BerserkButton "Bat-Credit Card"]] joke, to the point where if someone says it to him at a convention, he'll only respond once. Luckily, it seems that "[[WebOriginal/AtoptheFourthWall Linkara]] had successfully killed it.

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** He also stated on his commentary for "Top 11 Batman the Animated Series Episodes" that he's really gotten sick of the [[BerserkButton "Bat-Credit Card"]] joke, to the point where if someone says it to him at a convention, he'll only respond once. Luckily, with enough reasoning to actually justify the Bat-Credit Card's existence, it seems that "[[WebOriginal/AtoptheFourthWall seem that[[WebOriginal/AtoptheFourthWall Linkara]] had has successfully killed it.it since 2016.
23rd Feb '17 10:18:31 PM RaygunJustice
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** He also stated on his commentary for "Top 11 Batman the Animated Series Episodes" that he's really gotten sick of the [[BerserkButton "Bat-Credit Card"]] joke, to the point where if someone says it to him at a convention, he'll only respond once. Luckily, it seems that "[[WebOriginal/AtoptheForthWall Linkara]] had successfully killed it.

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** He also stated on his commentary for "Top 11 Batman the Animated Series Episodes" that he's really gotten sick of the [[BerserkButton "Bat-Credit Card"]] joke, to the point where if someone says it to him at a convention, he'll only respond once. Luckily, it seems that "[[WebOriginal/AtoptheForthWall "[[WebOriginal/AtoptheFourthWall Linkara]] had successfully killed it.
23rd Feb '17 10:17:55 PM RaygunJustice
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** He also stated on his commentary for "Top 11 Batman the Animated Series Episodes" that he's really gotten sick of the [[BerserkButton "Bat-Credit Card"]] joke, to the point where if someone says it to him at a convention, he'll only respond once.

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** He also stated on his commentary for "Top 11 Batman the Animated Series Episodes" that he's really gotten sick of the [[BerserkButton "Bat-Credit Card"]] joke, to the point where if someone says it to him at a convention, he'll only respond once. Luckily, it seems that "[[WebOriginal/AtoptheForthWall Linkara]] had successfully killed it.
14th Feb '17 6:22:20 PM Fourze99
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* WebVideo/{{Jontron}} takes a shot at the [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros "Mario]] [[MushroomSamba on Mushrooms"]] joke, at first merely labeling it "OBLIGATORY MUSHROOM JOKE" in big rainbow letters. He then goes a step further by dressing as Luigi "struggling" with his mushroom problem, throwing away his bag of mushrooms, and ending on a message about how Mario mushroom jokes kill 6 million a year and to help find the cure.
12th Feb '17 7:54:38 PM Mooncalf
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** Fans would constantly ask John Cleese to do "silly walks", which he outright refused. Particularly since that's not the point of the scene.
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