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4th Apr '16 5:45:01 PM TARINunit9
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* ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}}'' sometimes runs into this with some of their Space Marines. Of particular [[NarmCharm infamy]] are the Space Wolves; in the 5th edition their wargear rules were littered with wolfclaws and [[AltumVidler fenrisian]]-pattern weapons, and their heroes were all part of the various wolf ranks of the Wolf Guard.

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* ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}}'' sometimes runs into this with some of their Space Marines. Of particular [[NarmCharm infamy]] are the Space Wolves; in the 5th edition their wargear rules were littered with wolfclaws and [[AltumVidler [[AltumVidetur fenrisian]]-pattern weapons, and their heroes were all part of the various wolf ranks of the Wolf Guard.
4th Apr '16 5:44:30 PM TARINunit9
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* ''TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}}'' sometimes runs into this with some of their Space Marines. Of particular [[NarmCharm infamy]] are the Space Wolves; in the 5th edition their wargear rules were littered with wolfclaws and [[AltumVidler fenrisian]]-pattern weapons, and their heroes were all part of the various wolf ranks of the Wolf Guard.
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20th Mar '16 9:16:34 AM GrammarNavi
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* "Spoot" was often used on ''TheAngryBeavers''.

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* "Spoot" was often used on ''TheAngryBeavers''.''WesternAnimation/TheAngryBeavers''.
16th Oct '15 3:55:35 PM nombretomado
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* "Narf!" and "Poit!" from ''PinkyAndTheBrain''.

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* "Narf!" and "Poit!" from ''PinkyAndTheBrain''.''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain''.
13th Sep '15 5:09:02 PM nombretomado
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* Ryan Atwood and Sandy Cohen humorously repeat "Yogalates!" in episode 12, season 1 of ''TheOC''.
* "Schnaps" on episode 2 of season 3 of ''TheBigBangTheory''
* On ''{{Seinfeld}}'', Jerry attributes the popularity of salsa to people thinking it's fun to say.

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* Ryan Atwood and Sandy Cohen humorously repeat "Yogalates!" in episode 12, season 1 of ''TheOC''.
''Series/TheOC''.
* "Schnaps" on episode 2 of season 3 of ''TheBigBangTheory''
''Series/TheBigBangTheory''
* On ''{{Seinfeld}}'', ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}'', Jerry attributes the popularity of salsa to people thinking it's fun to say.
27th May '14 1:54:17 PM Willbyr
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* "Fooly Cooly," from ''{{FLCL}}''.

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* "Fooly Cooly," from ''{{FLCL}}''.''Anime/{{FLCL}}''.
20th Mar '14 9:08:02 PM Prfnoff
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** [[http://www.thedailyshow.com/video/index.jhtml?videoId=126978&title=Intro---Correspondents%27-Dinner Did you know it was almost called the Smoot-Hawley tariff?]]
** ''Dave Barry Slept Here'' also has Barry profess a fondness for [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Gompers Samuel Gompers]], mainly because he likes the name "Gompers" and thinks it'd be perfect for a big dog, like a Great Dane.
20th Mar '14 9:07:29 PM Prfnoff
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* "The Hawley-Smoot Tariff," from ''Literature/DaveBarrySleptHere'': "Quite frankly we have no idea what this is, but we think it has a wonderful ring to it, and we just like to see it in large bold letters."

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* Creator/DaveBarry uses this trope in several of his books:
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"The Hawley-Smoot Tariff," from ''Literature/DaveBarrySleptHere'': "Quite frankly we have no idea what this is, but we think it has a wonderful ring to it, and we just like to see it in large bold letters."
20th Mar '14 9:06:59 PM Prfnoff
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* "The Hawley-Smoot Tariff," from ''Dave Barry Slept Here: A Sort of History of the United States'': "Quite frankly we have no idea what this is, but we think it has a wonderful ring to it, and we just like to see it in large bold letters."
** He may have got it from ''Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff'', where the incredibly boring teacher is asking about it ("Anyone? Anyone?")

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* "The Hawley-Smoot Tariff," from ''Dave Barry Slept Here: A Sort of History of the United States'': ''Literature/DaveBarrySleptHere'': "Quite frankly we have no idea what this is, but we think it has a wonderful ring to it, and we just like to see it in large bold letters."
** He may have got it from ''Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff'', where the incredibly boring teacher is asking about it ("Anyone? Anyone?")
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23rd Nov '13 10:37:03 AM Lullabee
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Unlike a CatchPhrase, GagWords are not associated with a character. Compared to ArcWords, they are less symbolic than [[RuleOfFunny just plain silly]].

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Unlike a CatchPhrase, GagWords are not associated with a character. Compared to ArcWords, they are less symbolic than [[RuleOfFunny just plain silly]]. More or less an element of WordSaladHumor.
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