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29th Mar '17 7:30:06 PM TonyG
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-->'''Calvin:''' How do I look?\\
'''Hobbes:''' Words fail me.\\
'''Calvin:''' I'm not taking off. This is very peculiar.\\

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-->'''Calvin:''' How do I Well, how does it look?\\
'''Hobbes:''' Words Adjectives fail me.\\
'''Calvin:''' I'm not taking turning it on. Ready? Here goes. I don't seem to be lifting off. This is very peculiar.\\



%%* ''Series/TheFlyingNun''

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%%* ''Series/TheFlyingNun''* Sister Bertrille, of ''Series/TheFlyingNun'', is able to fly because of her winged cornette catching the wind and lifting her up.
4th Nov '16 8:27:36 AM PrimeEvil
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* The eponymous ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' has a helicopter hat. Why it doesn't fly away is actually shown, in that it usually has handles that he holds onto while flying, both to steer and prevent it from coming off.

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* The eponymous ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' has a helicopter hat. Why it doesn't fly away is actually shown, in that it usually has handles that he holds onto while flying, both to steer and prevent it from coming off.off.
** In one episode, it ''did''. He had to call out, "Go-Go-Gadget Copter Spare!" to get another one.


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* ''WesternAnimation/TheMask'' once wore a propeller-beanie which actually worked as a real helicopter when he pulled on the propellers.
25th Sep '16 11:02:06 AM LadyYuki
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* In ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', Calvin orders a hat with a propeller on in, expecting that it will allow him to fly. There is an ImagineSpot of him flying with it. He is quite disappointed when he gets and and find out it doesn't actually enable flight.

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* In ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', Calvin orders a hat with a propeller on in, beanie expecting that it will allow him to fly. There is an ImagineSpot of him flying with it. He is quite disappointed when he gets and and find out it doesn't actually enable flight.
28th Jul '16 6:30:06 PM Kartoonkid95
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* In an intro sequence from ''WesternAnimation/HuckleberryHound'', Pixie and Dixie give Mr. Jinks a "copter cap", which sends the cat flying.
17th Jun '16 2:56:44 AM Chabal2
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[[folder:Comic Strips]]
* In ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', Calvin orders a hat with a propeller on in, expecting that it will allow him to fly. There is an ImagineSpot of him flying with it. He is quite disappointed when he gets and and find out it doesn't actually enable flight.
-->'''Calvin:''' How do I look?\\
'''Hobbes:''' Words fail me.\\
'''Calvin:''' I'm not taking off. This is very peculiar.\\
'''Hobbes:''' ''That's'' the word I was looking for.
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[[folder:Comic Strips]]
* In ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', Calvin orders a hat with a propeller on in, expecting that it will allow him to fly. There is an ImagineSpot of him flying with it. He is quite disappointed when he gets and and find out it doesn't actually enable flight.
-->'''Calvin:''' How do I look?\\
'''Hobbes:''' Words fail me.\\
'''Calvin:''' I'm not taking off. This is very peculiar.\\
'''Hobbes:''' ''That's'' the word I was looking for.
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31st May '16 12:51:49 PM StFan
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* ''Series/TheFlyingNun''

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''Series/TheFlyingNun''




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* In ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', Calvin orders a hat with a propeller on in, expecting that it will alow him to fly. There is an ImagineSpot of him flying with it. He is quite disappointed when he gets and and find out it doesn't actually enable flight.
-->'''Calvin''': How do I look?
-->'''Hobbes''': Words fail me.
-->'''Calvin''': I'm not taking off. This is very peculiar.
-->'''Hobbes''': ''That's'' the word I was looking for.

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* The TropeMaker is probably Hermes' winged hat from Myth/ClassicalMythology, called the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petasus Petasus]], though it was only 'winged' in that it had a wide floppy brim, and his power of flight came from his [[MercurysWings sandals]]. Nevertheless, because of PopCulturalOsmosis, he is now often portrayed with a flying hat.

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[[folder:Comic Strips]]
* In ''ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes'', Calvin orders a hat with a propeller on in, expecting that it will alow allow him to fly. There is an ImagineSpot of him flying with it. He is quite disappointed when he gets and and find out it doesn't actually enable flight.
-->'''Calvin''': -->'''Calvin:''' How do I look?
-->'''Hobbes''':
look?\\
'''Hobbes:'''
Words fail me.
-->'''Calvin''':
me.\\
'''Calvin:'''
I'm not taking off. This is very peculiar.
-->'''Hobbes''':
peculiar.\\
'''Hobbes:'''
''That's'' the word I was looking for.

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* The TropeMaker is probably Hermes' Hermes's winged hat from Myth/ClassicalMythology, called the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petasus Petasus]], though it was only 'winged' "winged" in that it had a wide floppy brim, and his power of flight came from his [[MercurysWings sandals]]. Nevertheless, because of PopCulturalOsmosis, he is now often portrayed with a flying hat.

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* ''VideoGame/NewSuperMarioBrosWii'': the Propeller Suit has a helmet with a propeller to use in flight.
** It also answers the question posed in the description, the Propeller Mushroom that gives you the power ''does'' fly away if you don't reach it quickly enough...

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* ''VideoGame/NewSuperMarioBrosWii'': the The Propeller Suit has a helmet with a propeller to use in flight.
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flight. It also answers the question posed in the description, the Propeller Mushroom that gives you the power ''does'' fly away if you don't reach it quickly enough...




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* In ''Webcomic/BasicInstructions'', [[BadassNormal Rocket Hat]]'s "[[ClothesMakeTheSuperman superpower]]" is [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin owning a rocket-propelled hat]]. The question of how it stays on his head is asked and answered -- [[HandWave chinstrap]].
** And as a backup, if the chinstrap gets cut, he can hold onto the (very subtle) brim.

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* In ''Webcomic/BasicInstructions'', [[BadassNormal Rocket Hat]]'s "[[ClothesMakeTheSuperman superpower]]" is [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin owning a rocket-propelled hat]]. The question of how it stays on his head is asked and answered -- [[HandWave chinstrap]]. \n** And as a backup, if the chinstrap gets cut, he can hold onto the (very subtle) brim.

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* In ''Webcomic/LeagueOfSuperRedundantHeroes'', the Evil Savant's [[http://superredundant.com/?comic=009-helmocopter propeller beanie]] can fly, although he's only used it once so far.
* ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'': [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0964.html A gnome in Tinkertown]] is seen flying with a propeller beanie.
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* The 'propeller beanie' (a beanie or baseball hat with a propeller on it) has become a nerd symbol. For example, {{Website/Google}} gives its new employees ("Nooglers") a propeller hat in Google colors during orientation.

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* The 'propeller beanie' "propeller beanie" (a beanie or baseball hat with a propeller on it) has become a nerd symbol. For example, {{Website/Google}} Website/{{Google}} gives its new employees ("Nooglers") a propeller hat in Google colors during orientation.orientation.
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2nd Jan '16 6:54:21 AM Servbot
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* Risky's Hat in ''VideoGame/{{Shantae}} and the Pirate's Curse'' gives Shantae the ability to [[ImprovisedParachute glide due to its large size]] and consequently fly whenever there's an updraft.
17th Sep '15 10:35:31 PM Ptorquemada
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-->'''Calvin''': How do I look?
-->'''Hobbes''': Words fail me.
-->'''Calvin''': I'm not taking off. This is very peculiar.
-->'''Hobbes''': ''That's'' the word I was looking for.
7th Jun '15 10:07:06 PM Diask
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* ''{{Doraemon}}'': the Take-copter, which is so iconic that it's one of the few recurring tools even if technically its functionality is covered by other gadgets.
* In ''ToLoveRu'', Lala's hat has giant bat wings and allows her to fly. Her entire costume (hat included) is a [[VoluntaryShapeshifting shapechanging]] [[RobotGirl robot]] named Peke, so the antigravity may come from the entire costume, rather than just the hat. Her Magnet-bot technology, which sticks things or people together would also allow the hat to stay on.

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* ''{{Doraemon}}'': the Take-copter, T he Take-copter from ''Anime/{{Doraemon}}'', which is so iconic that it's one of the few recurring tools even if technically its functionality is covered by other gadgets.
* In ''ToLoveRu'', ''Manga/ToLoveRu'', Lala's hat has giant bat wings and allows her to fly. Her entire costume (hat included) is a [[VoluntaryShapeshifting shapechanging]] [[RobotGirl robot]] named Peke, so the antigravity may come from the entire costume, rather than just the hat. Her Magnet-bot technology, which sticks things or people together would also allow the hat to stay on.



* The Argentinian comic (and a cartoon) ''Hijitus'' has the titular hero use a magical hat (about as big as himself) to transform into a FlyingBrick.

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* The Argentinian comic (and a cartoon) ''Hijitus'' has the titular eponymous hero use a magical hat (about as big as himself) to transform into a FlyingBrick.



* ''TheFlyingNun''
* Linda finds a magical hat that allows her to fly in the ''RoundTheTwist'' episode "Copycat".

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* ''TheFlyingNun''
''Series/TheFlyingNun''
* Linda finds a magical hat that allows her to fly in the ''RoundTheTwist'' ''Series/RoundTheTwist'' episode "Copycat".



* The TropeMaker is probably Hermes' winged hat, called the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petasus Petasus]], though it was only 'winged' in that it had a wide floppy brim, and his power of flight came from his [[MercurysWings sandals]]. Nevertheless, because of PopCulturalOsmosis, he is now often portrayed with a flying hat.

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* The TropeMaker is probably Hermes' winged hat, hat from Myth/ClassicalMythology, called the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petasus Petasus]], though it was only 'winged' in that it had a wide floppy brim, and his power of flight came from his [[MercurysWings sandals]]. Nevertheless, because of PopCulturalOsmosis, he is now often portrayed with a flying hat.



* The Wing Cap from ''SuperMario64''.

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* The Wing Cap from ''SuperMario64''.''VideoGame/SuperMario64''.



* ''WarioLand'' had a jet-powered hat as one of the power-ups.

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* ''WarioLand'' ''VideoGame/WarioLand'' had a jet-powered hat as one of the power-ups.




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* Propeller Knight from ''VideoGame/ShovelKnight'' has a very fancy helmet with a propeller that lets him fly, complete with handles.



* In ''BasicInstructions'', [[BadassNormal Rocket Hat]]'s "[[ClothesMakeTheSuperman superpower]]" is [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin owning a rocket-propelled hat]]. The question of how it stays on his head is asked and answered -- [[HandWave chinstrap]].

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* In ''BasicInstructions'', ''Webcomic/BasicInstructions'', [[BadassNormal Rocket Hat]]'s "[[ClothesMakeTheSuperman superpower]]" is [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin owning a rocket-propelled hat]]. The question of how it stays on his head is asked and answered -- [[HandWave chinstrap]].



* ''InspectorGadget'': the eponymous hero has a helicopter hat. Why it doesn't fly away is actually shown, in that it usually has handles that he holds onto while flying, both to steer and prevent it from coming off.

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* ''InspectorGadget'': the The eponymous hero ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' has a helicopter hat. Why it doesn't fly away is actually shown, in that it usually has handles that he holds onto while flying, both to steer and prevent it from coming off.
5th Jun '15 1:14:38 PM Narsil
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[[AC:RealLife]]
* The 'propeller beanie' (a beanie or baseball hat with a propeller on it) has become a nerd symbol. For example, {{Website/Google}} gives its new employees ("Nooglers") a propeller hat in Google colors during orientation.
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