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28th Apr '17 3:01:32 PM shokoshu
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* [[Magazine/{{Mad}} Mad]] once had a whole page with BuddyCopShow fakes, ranging from Dead&Buried over Surf&Turf to Black&Decker ("they can't carry weapons as it would blow their cover, so they are armed with household tools").
26th Apr '17 11:40:44 AM Kitchen90
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* The German book ''Literature/Glennkill'' is about a shepherd named Glenn, who is killed.

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* The German book ''Literature/Glennkill'' ''Literature/{{Glennkill}}'' is about a shepherd named Glenn, who is killed.



* ''Literature/FiftyShadesOfGrey'' is named after the male lead Christian Grey, but it's also a reference to his mysterious life and personality (as in, "different shades") that Ana Steele is quick to uncover.



* The short lived, early-90s show ''Mann & Machine" featured a futuristic detective named Mann [[AndroidsAndDetectives and his robot partner]] (played by Yancy Butler).

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* The short lived, early-90s short-lived, early-'90s show ''Mann & Machine" featured a futuristic detective named Mann [[AndroidsAndDetectives and his robot partner]] (played by Yancy Butler).



* ''Met Meus en Vork'' is a Belgian cooking show presented by Jeroen Meus. The title is a play of words on Met mes en vork which is Dutch for "With knife and fork."

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* ''Met Meus en Vork'' is a Belgian cooking show presented by Jeroen Meus. The title is a play of on words on Met mes en vork which is Dutch for "With knife and fork."
24th Apr '17 3:22:00 PM Malady
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* The original ''ComicBook/{{Runaways}}''' mini-series was titled "Pride and Joy". Doubles as a AntagonistTitle since revolves around the children of The Pride, a supervillain group.

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* The original ''ComicBook/{{Runaways}}''' mini-series was titled "Pride and Joy". Doubles as a AntagonistTitle since it revolves around the children of The Pride, a supervillain group.



* ''The Cybil War'' by Betsy Byars is about a LoveTriangle involving two boys and a girl named Cybil.
* The German book ''Glennkill'' is about a shepherd named Glenn, who is killed.

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* ''The Cybil War'' ''Literature/TheCybilWar'' by Betsy Byars is about a LoveTriangle involving two boys and a girl named Cybil.
* The German book ''Glennkill'' ''Literature/Glennkill'' is about a shepherd named Glenn, who is killed.


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* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': There's a few:
** ''Silent Nacht'', a pun with the song ''Silent Night'', and featuring a character named ''Nacht'', which means ''Night'' in English.
** The Merry stories, with titles such as: ''The More the Merrier'', ''Merry Descent into Madness'', ''Eat, Drink and be Merry'', ''To Be Merry and Escape From It All'', and ''Merry Meet, Merry Part, and Merry Meet Again''.
15th Apr '17 8:11:37 AM Saurubiker
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* ''Hokuto no Ken'', the Japanese title of ''Manga/FistOfTheNorthStar'', can be interpreted as both, a reference to the martial art style ''Hokuto Shinken'' (the "Hokuto Divine Fist") or the main character himself, Kenshiro (who is nicknamed Ken, as in "Ken of Hokuto"). The important word here is "Ken", which translates to "Fist".

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* ''Hokuto no Ken'', the Japanese title of ''Manga/FistOfTheNorthStar'', can be interpreted as both, a reference to either: the protagonist Kenshiro, whose name is commonly shortened to Ken (making the title "Ken of Hokuto"), or the martial art arts style he practices, ''Hokuto Shinken'' (the "Hokuto Shin Ken'' (or the Divine Fist") or the main character himself, Kenshiro (who is nicknamed Ken, as in "Ken Fist of Hokuto"). Hokuto). The important word keyword here is "Ken", which translates to "Fist".
7th Apr '17 2:58:44 PM DaibhidC
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* In the ''Comicbook/HannaBarberaBeyond'' version of ''WesternAnimation/TheRuffAndReddyShow'', Ruff and Reddy are "[[{{Toon}} Celanimate]]" stand-up comedians who are initally partnered with a mouse named Tumbl (Ruff and Tumbl) and a parrot named Willing (Reddy and Willing). After Willing fires Reddy he gets a new partner called Abel, and Ruff briefly teams up with a Jessica Rabbit lookalike to form (sigh) Ruff/Sexx. Another cat-and-dog double act who steals their act is called Down and Dirty.
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2nd Apr '17 12:24:11 PM trulymadmoves
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* ''Series/ThirdRockFromTheSun'' did the episode-title variation. Since the main character's name was Dick, major GettingCrapPastTheRader ensues. For instance, an episode in which Dick attempts to be a comedian is called "Dick Jokes". This is one of the tamer examples.

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* ''Series/ThirdRockFromTheSun'' did the episode-title variation. Since the main character's name was Dick, major GettingCrapPastTheRader GettingCrapPastTheRadar ensues. For instance, an episode in which Dick attempts to be a comedian is called "Dick Jokes". This is one of the tamer examples.
2nd Apr '17 12:23:42 PM trulymadmoves
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* ''Series/ThirdRockFromTheSun'' did the episode-title variation. Since the main character's name was Dick, major GettingCrapPastTheRader ensues. For instance, an episode in which Dick attempts to be a comedian is called "Dick Jokes". This is one of the tamer examples.
31st Mar '17 2:31:29 AM RacattackForce
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* Yet another Creator/CartoonNetwork show: WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays. The main characters are a family with the surname "Saturday", and they work as part of a secret agency. As part of this agency, [[OurCryptidsAreMoreMysterious their particular specialty was in dealing with cryptids]].

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* Yet another Creator/CartoonNetwork show: WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays.''WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays''. The main characters are a family with the surname "Saturday", and they work as part of a secret agency. As part of this agency, [[OurCryptidsAreMoreMysterious their particular specialty was in dealing with cryptids]].


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* ''WesternAnimation/MiloMurphysLaw''. The show stars Milo Murphy, a descendant of Edward A. Murphy Jr., the namesake of Murphy's Law. In the show, Murphy's Law is an actual genetic disorder that Milo suffers from.
31st Mar '17 2:21:41 AM RacattackForce
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* Yet another Creator/CartoonNetwork show: WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays. The main characters are a family with the surname "Saturday", and they work as part of a secret agency. [[OurCryptidsAreMoreMysterious Their particular specialty was in dealing with cryptids]], those being mysterious and secret creatures.

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* Yet another Creator/CartoonNetwork show: WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays. The main characters are a family with the surname "Saturday", and they work as part of a secret agency. As part of this agency, [[OurCryptidsAreMoreMysterious Their their particular specialty was in dealing with cryptids]], those being mysterious and secret creatures.cryptids]].
31st Mar '17 2:20:43 AM RacattackForce
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* Yet another Creator/CartoonNetwork show: WesternAnimation/TheSecretSaturdays. The main characters are a family with the surname "Saturday", and they work as part of a secret agency. [[OurCryptidsAreMoreMysterious Their particular specialty was in dealing with cryptids]], those being mysterious and secret creatures.
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