History Main / GettingCrapPastTheRadar

18th Sep '17 11:30:58 AM Malady
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* In the Campbell/Reese (6th Edition) Biology textbook, it describes a particular type of breeding, technically referred to as semelparity, from Latin roots. However, the first and easier to remember name it...[[IncrediblyLamePun big-bang reproduction.]] [[http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1O8-bigbangreproduction.html It]] [[http://www.funnelbrain.com/c-8524-big-bang-reproduction.html gets]] [[http://www.google.com/search?q=big+bang+reproduction&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=com.yahoo:en-US:official&client=firefox better]].

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* In the Campbell/Reese (6th Edition) Biology textbook, it describes a particular type of breeding, technically referred to as semelparity, from Latin roots. However, the first and easier to remember name it...is...[[IncrediblyLamePun big-bang reproduction.]] [[http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1O8-bigbangreproduction.html It]] [[http://www.funnelbrain.com/c-8524-big-bang-reproduction.html gets]] [[http://www.google.com/search?q=big+bang+reproduction&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=com.yahoo:en-US:official&client=firefox better]].
27th Aug '17 11:13:29 PM Omeganian
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* There is a theory that paintings of [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Sebastian Saint Sebastian]] being pierced by arrows are so numerous because they gave the artist an opportunity to draw his pretty male model with something elongated (and often marked with the artist's name) in his body.
19th Aug '17 10:21:44 PM bikergeek66
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* In 1975, Mego marketed a board game called [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB4dhA5rmxI Ball Buster]]. The mom's wink at the end gives away that they knew exactly what they were doing.
30th May '17 2:31:26 PM quasarsky
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* In a FoilArmsAndHog sketch. The extra dialogue at the end of “Ceoil agus Ól” probably wouldn’t have gotten past YouTube’s filters if not for the fact that it was in Irish.

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* In a FoilArmsAndHog Creator/FoilArmsAndHog sketch. The extra dialogue at the end of “Ceoil agus Ól” probably wouldn’t have gotten past YouTube’s filters if not for the fact that it was in Irish.
30th May '17 12:26:37 PM quasarsky
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* In a FoilArmsAndHog sketch. The extra dialogue at the end of “Ceoil agus Ól” probably wouldn’t have gotten past YouTube’s filters if not for the fact that it was in Irish.
26th Mar '17 2:40:24 PM Josef5678
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* ''There must be '''Crap''''': It must be something that a reasonable person would expect to be censored by said {{Media Watchdog}}s. ParentalBonus, HoYay and LesYay do not count.

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* ''There must be '''Crap''''': It must be something that a reasonable person would expect to be censored by said {{Media Watchdog}}s. ParentalBonus, HoYay ParentalBonus and LesYay HomoeroticSubtext do not count.
28th Feb '17 5:34:04 PM NightShade96
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** And in ANOTHER example of this trope and 2nd Ed ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'', pretty much ''every Planescape supplement ever written falls under this to greater or lesser extent''...seeing as the term "Berk" was used in this setting as "Chummer" was in ''Shadowrun'' and quite gratuitously at that. The problem is that...well...[[note]]There is an Urban Legend that "Berk" is short for "Berkley Hunt"...which rhymes with...oh, a certain four-letter expletive referring to, well, CountryMatters [[/note]] and was primarily released in a country in which, because of the false association with a certain other word, the term "Berk" is a ''far'' stronger expletive than in its native Britain (where it usually tends to be used in the context of being a complete dumbass).

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** And in ANOTHER ''another'' example of this trope and 2nd Ed ''TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons'', pretty much ''every Planescape supplement ever written falls under this to greater or lesser extent''...seeing as the term "Berk" was used in this setting as "Chummer" was in ''Shadowrun'' and quite gratuitously at that. The problem is that...well...[[note]]There is an Urban Legend that "Berk" is short for "Berkley Hunt"...which rhymes with...oh, a certain four-letter expletive referring to, well, CountryMatters [[/note]] and was primarily released in a country in which, because of the false association with a certain other word, the term "Berk" is a ''far'' stronger expletive than in its native Britain (where it usually tends to be used in the context of being a complete dumbass).



* One of the early Harry Potter movie tie-in toys was a Nimbus 2000 replica aimed at children in the 8-12 age bracket. This battery-operated gizmo had sound effects and vibration. Somehow, nobody seems to have noticed what they were making until after it was already on store shelves.
* The Series/HannahMontana dolls they seem perfectly harmless until you discover where you press the button for them to sing.
* ''MyLittlePony'' once had a pony named "Pillow Talk." And currently has a pegasus named "White Lightning."
* ''EverAfterHigh'' has Cerise Hood, daughter of Red Riding Hood [[FridgeHorror and]] '''[[{{Squick}} The Big Bad Wolf.]]''' [[FlatWhat WHAT]].
* In 1971, Creator/{{Mattel}} introduced a Hot Wheels car called the "Strip Teaser."

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* One of the early Harry Potter ''Harry Potter'' movie tie-in toys was a Nimbus 2000 replica aimed at children in the 8-12 age bracket. This battery-operated gizmo had sound effects and vibration. Somehow, nobody seems to have noticed what they were making until after it was already on store shelves.
* The Series/HannahMontana dolls they seem perfectly harmless until you discover where you press the button for them to sing.
* ''MyLittlePony'' ''Franchise/MyLittlePony'' once had a pony named "Pillow Talk." And currently has a pegasus named "White Lightning."
* ''EverAfterHigh'' ''Franchise/EverAfterHigh'' has Cerise Hood, daughter of Red Riding Hood [[FridgeHorror and]] '''[[{{Squick}} The the Big Bad Wolf.]]''' [[FlatWhat [[BigWhat WHAT]].
* In 1971, Creator/{{Mattel}} introduced a Hot Wheels car called the "Strip Teaser."Teaser".



In-universe examples only, as Web comics generally doesn't have a radar to get past.

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In-universe examples only, as Web comics generally doesn't don't have a radar to get past.
26th Feb '17 9:27:21 AM nombretomado
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* The HannahMontana dolls they seem perfectly harmless until you discover where you press the button for them to sing.

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* The HannahMontana Series/HannahMontana dolls they seem perfectly harmless until you discover where you press the button for them to sing.
20th Feb '17 1:57:44 AM jormis29
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** Ed Greenwood himself once actually made a statement to the effect of "TSR won't let us ''say'' 'brothel,' so if you see the word 'festhall'..."

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** Ed Greenwood himself once actually made a statement to the effect of "TSR "Creator/{{TSR}} won't let us ''say'' 'brothel,' so if you see the word 'festhall'..."
25th Jan '17 12:53:00 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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** The Revelation to John is considered by many scholars to be a disguised warning against Rome. Since it was to be read by a Roman audience, it had to get past Rome's censors, so it couched its accusations in crazy imagery. For instance, the Beast was said to have 7 heads, and a later passage said "The seven heads are seven hills" (referring most likely to the seven hills of Rome).

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** The Revelation to John is considered by many scholars to be a disguised warning against Rome. hold an underlying message of "[[Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian Romans go home]]." Since it was to be read by a Roman audience, it had to get past Rome's censors, so it couched its accusations in crazy imagery. For instance, the Beast was said to have 7 heads, and a later passage said "The seven heads are seven hills" (referring most likely to the seven hills of Rome).
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