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24th Jun '16 5:53:29 PM nombretomado
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** And his ''TinyToons'' {{Expy}} Montana Max.

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** And his ''TinyToons'' ''WesternAnimation/TinyToons'' {{Expy}} Montana Max.
8th May '16 4:26:44 PM ThatBitterTase
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** Trope was [[EnforcedTrope enforced]] in-universe by one of her new friends, whose idea the nickname originally was. Also lampshaded/discussed as said friend declared on the spot that shows have characters from Osaka only known as Osaka (and that such is funny).

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** Trope was [[EnforcedTrope enforced]] in-universe by one of her new friends, whose idea the nickname originally was. Also lampshaded/discussed as said friend declared on the spot that shows have characters from Osaka only known as Osaka (and that such is funny). Never mind that Ayumu points out she spent only a year or so of her life in Osaka; the friend is a GiverOfLameNames.
20th Apr '16 12:27:26 AM erforce
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* Indiana Jones is at first assumed to be this, until ''Film/TheLastCrusade'', where we learn [[WeNamedTheDogIndiana he took his name from his dog]].

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* Indiana Jones is at first assumed to be this, until ''Film/TheLastCrusade'', ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade'', where we learn [[WeNamedTheDogIndiana he took his name from his dog]].
2nd Apr '16 3:43:21 PM Michael
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* In ''The Nails'' classic ''88 lines about 44 women'' this is stated about Seattle.
11th Feb '16 4:16:38 AM Green_lantern40
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* One sketch on ''Series/TheKidsInTheHall'' deals with the "Cincinnati Kid" (not [[Film/TheCincinnatiKid that one]]), whose father was the Cincinnati Kid until he was born, and who will remain the Cincinnati Kid until he produces offspring of his own. He shows up at a bar in Toronto looking for the "Toronto Kid", and the two square off in a ZeroChops brawl until the Toronto Kid gets a phone call saying his wife has given birth to the ''new'' Toronto Kid... [[WouldHurtAChild and the Cincinnati Kid goes off in search of him.]]
8th Feb '16 6:22:27 PM PaulA
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* ''Film/BlazingSaddles'' features GeneWilder playing Jim, AKA [[TheLancer The Waco Kid]].
* In ''Film/BuckarooBanzai'', Jeff Goldblum's character is known only as "New Jersey".

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* ''Film/BlazingSaddles'' features GeneWilder Creator/GeneWilder playing Jim, AKA [[TheLancer The Waco Kid]].
* In ''Film/BuckarooBanzai'', ''Film/TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossThe8thDimension'', Jeff Goldblum's character is known only as "New Jersey".
20th Jan '16 5:39:46 AM ChronoLegion
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* Subverted in the ''VideoGame/TexMurphy'' series, where the titular character's nickname comes from leaving a Texas-shaped hole in the ceiling after a childhood accident.
20th Jan '16 5:38:01 AM ChronoLegion
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** Ditto in ''Series/LoisAndClark''.
26th Sep '15 3:54:55 PM ThePocket
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* On ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunesKingOfTheHill'', Cotton Hill has war buddies named Brooklyn ''and'' [[OneSteveLimit Fat Brooklyn]].

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* On ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunesKingOfTheHill'', ''WesternAnimation/KingOfTheHill'', Cotton Hill has war buddies named Brooklyn ''and'' [[OneSteveLimit Fat Brooklyn]].
26th Sep '15 3:54:07 PM ThePocket
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* Lois calling Clark "Smallville" in ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunesSupermanTheAnimatedSeries'', which was later picked up in ''Series/{{Smallville}}'' (see LiveActionTelevision, above)
* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes{{Superted}}'' - The BigBad Texas Pete.

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* Lois calling Clark "Smallville" in ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunesSupermanTheAnimatedSeries'', ''WesternAnimation/SupermanTheAnimatedSeries'', which was later picked up in ''Series/{{Smallville}}'' (see LiveActionTelevision, above)
* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes{{Superted}}'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Superted}}'' - The BigBad Texas Pete.
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