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22nd Jun '17 11:11:48 PM makusan
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* Parodied with [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeZDLAaDYos Martian by Mistake]], a nonexistent kids cartoon that is clearly poking fun of this trope and the cliches that come along with it.

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* Parodied with [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeZDLAaDYos com/watch?v=j5J9mmgwB0c Martian by Mistake]], a nonexistent kids cartoon that is clearly poking fun of this trope and the cliches that come along with it.
22nd Jun '17 11:10:26 PM makusan
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*Parodied with [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeZDLAaDYos Martian by Mistake]], a nonexistent kids cartoon that is clearly poking fun of this trope and the cliches that come along with it.
21st May '17 4:14:24 PM nombretomado
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* ''[[WeeblAndBob Cat Face]]'': Cat Face, [[CaptainObvious he's got a big cat's face]], [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment he's got the body of a cat, and the face of a cat]], and he flies through the air, 'cause [[RunningGag he's got a cat face]], Cat Face!

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* ''[[WeeblAndBob ''[[WebAnimation/WeeblAndBob Cat Face]]'': Cat Face, [[CaptainObvious he's got a big cat's face]], [[DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment he's got the body of a cat, and the face of a cat]], and he flies through the air, 'cause [[RunningGag he's got a cat face]], Cat Face!
9th May '17 4:40:43 AM tropower
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* "Wrestling/{{Chris|Hero}} is awesome! He's as hot as it gets, the type to drop you quick, with a mafia kick!"[[/folder]]

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* "Wrestling/{{Chris|Hero}} is awesome! He's as hot as it gets, the type to drop you quick, with a mafia kick!"[[/folder]]
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* "I've got long sideburns. I've got my hair slicked back. I'm comin' to your town in a pink Cadillac. I'm just a Wrestling/HonkyTonkMan (He's just a Honky Tonk Man)! I'm just a Honky Tonk Man (He's just a Honky Tonk Man)! I'm just a Honky Tonk Man! I'm cool, I'm cocky, I'm bad!"
* "[[Wrestling/DustyRhodes Ame...rican! DREAM!]] ''(cowbell)'' He's just a common man, workin' hard with his hands!..."
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13th Dec '16 8:44:01 PM TheRedRedKroovy
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* ''WebVideo/SharkJumping'', as an {{homage}} to the cheesy older TV shows that they riff on.
-->"There comes a time when life gets you down, when {{ratings}} are low. You've got to do what it takes, got to [[RatingsStunt up the stakes]], 'til there's [[JumpingTheShark nowhere left to go]]! Shark Jumping! Making some friends on the way together! Shark Jumping! Tomorrow's a brand new day! You might [[TonightSomeoneDies lose some friends along the way]], but if you hold your chin up, it'll all be okay! Shark Jumping! That's what friends are, that's what friends are, making our dreams come true!"
12th Sep '16 8:30:26 AM Prfnoff
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* ''Theatre/TheSoldiersTale'' begins each act with "The Soldier's March," which commences the rhyming narration before the curtain rises over a steady drumbeat. The reprise at the start of the second act has slightly different lyrics and a brief pause for extra narration.
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14th Jun '16 3:28:39 PM katrinahood
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* Downplayed with the ''WesternAnimation/ThreeTwoOnePenguins'' theme song. Part of it says " 'Bout a rocket ship and flightless birds", which gives the viewer a little idea of what the show is about.
14th Jun '16 3:28:02 PM katrinahood
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* Downplayed with the ''WesternAnimation/ThreeTwoOnePenguins'' theme song. Part of it says " 'Bout a rocket ship and flightless birds", which gives the viewer a little idea of what the show is about.
28th Apr '16 11:07:22 AM WikiWitness
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->''Theme songs are just an excuse for show-makers to make less show. [[SarcasmMode "I'm sure viewership would triple]] if I had one of those crappy cartoon theme songs that bludgeons you over the head with the blunt end of the show's premise."''

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->''Theme ->''"Theme songs are just an excuse for show-makers to make less show. [[SarcasmMode "I'm I'm sure viewership would triple]] if I had one of those crappy cartoon theme songs that bludgeons you over the head with the blunt end of the show's premise."''
28th Apr '16 11:07:00 AM WikiWitness
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->''[[SarcasmMode "I'm sure viewership would triple]] if I had one of those crappy cartoon theme songs that bludgeons you over the head with the blunt end of the show's premise."''

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->''[[SarcasmMode ->''Theme songs are just an excuse for show-makers to make less show. [[SarcasmMode "I'm sure viewership would triple]] if I had one of those crappy cartoon theme songs that bludgeons you over the head with the blunt end of the show's premise."''
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