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3rd May '18 3:41:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the WesternAnimation/DonaldDuck cartoon ''Disney/DonaldsCrime'', Donald briefly imagines himself as a millionaire, complete with top hat, monocle, and posh outfit, before the narrator points out what stealing from his nephews really makes him: a gangster!

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* In the WesternAnimation/DonaldDuck cartoon ''Disney/DonaldsCrime'', Donald briefly imagines himself as a millionaire, millionaire after Daisy calls him a "big shot", complete with top hat, monocle, and posh outfit, before the narrator points out what stealing from his nephews really makes him: a gangster!
3rd May '18 12:19:52 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the WesternAnimation/DonaldDuck cartoon ''Disney/DonaldsCrime'', Donald briefly imagines himself as a millionaire, complete with top hat, monocle, and posh outfit, before the narrator points out what stealing from his nephews really makes him: a gangster!
14th Nov '17 2:21:25 PM WillKeaton
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* The Music/BarenakedLadies song "If I Had $1,000,000.". And the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brobdingnagian_Bards Brobdingnagian Bards]] cover/parody [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odRJUrE5E7U "If I Had a Million Ducats"]].
** The last line of the Barenaked Ladies' song is "If I had a million dollars....[[CaptainObvious I'd be rich.]]"

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* The Music/BarenakedLadies song "If I Had $1,000,000.". And the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brobdingnagian_Bards Brobdingnagian Bards]] cover/parody [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odRJUrE5E7U "If I Had a Million Ducats"]].
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** The last line of the Barenaked Ladies' song is "If I had a million dollars....[[CaptainObvious I'd be rich.]]""]]



* The 1959 hit, "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6xkT7FMyTc Money (That's What I Want)]]"

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* The 1959 hit, "[[http://www.[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6xkT7FMyTc Money "Money (That's What I Want)]]"Want)"]]
14th Nov '17 2:20:48 PM WillKeaton
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* ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'s'' Team Rocket has these often. One time Jessie pictures herself [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/jessie_fantasy_01.jpg waving yen bills around]], while lounging around in [[GracefulLadiesLikePurple a purple slinky dress]] and [[FluffyFashionFeathers a feather boa]].

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* ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'s'' Team Rocket has these often. One time Jessie pictures herself [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/jessie_fantasy_01.jpg waving yen bills around]], around,]] while lounging around in [[GracefulLadiesLikePurple a purple slinky dress]] and [[FluffyFashionFeathers a feather boa]].
4th Nov '17 2:27:22 AM DragonQuestZ
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In a musical, may be the inspiration for a MoneySong.



A SubTrope of FantasySequence. If the character is pretending to be rich (and not just imagining it), then the trope is MockMillionaire.

In a musical, may be the inspiration for a MoneySong.

Compare WealthyEverAfter.

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A SubTrope of FantasySequence. If FantasySequence.

Compare WealthyEverAfter, MockMillionaire (if
the character is pretending to be rich (and not just imagining it), then the trope is MockMillionaire.

In a musical, may be the inspiration for a MoneySong.

Compare WealthyEverAfter.
rich).
5th Sep '17 1:41:28 AM jormis29
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* The ''ComicBook/{{Firefly}}'' comic ''Better Days'' has these for almost the entire crew. They range from [[BadassPreacher Shepherd Book]]'s HookersAndBlow ("Kidding. Reckon I'd give it to the abbey.") to River's fantasy wedding. [[CloudCuckoolander To a fish]].

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* The ''ComicBook/{{Firefly}}'' ''ComicBook/{{Serenity}}'' comic ''Better Days'' has these for almost the entire crew. They range from [[BadassPreacher Shepherd Book]]'s HookersAndBlow ("Kidding. Reckon I'd give it to the abbey.") to River's fantasy wedding. [[CloudCuckoolander To a fish]].
5th Sep '17 1:40:41 AM jormis29
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* The ''{{Series/Firefly}}'' spin-off comic ''Better Days'' has these for almost the entire crew. They range from [[BadassPreacher Shepherd Book]]'s HookersAndBlow ("Kidding. Reckon I'd give it to the abbey.") to River's fantasy wedding. [[CloudCuckoolander To a fish]].

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* The ''{{Series/Firefly}}'' spin-off ''ComicBook/{{Firefly}}'' comic ''Better Days'' has these for almost the entire crew. They range from [[BadassPreacher Shepherd Book]]'s HookersAndBlow ("Kidding. Reckon I'd give it to the abbey.") to River's fantasy wedding. [[CloudCuckoolander To a fish]].
3rd Sep '17 9:12:54 PM JackG
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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. Given that he's NotInItForYourRevolution, Vila will start going on about this trope every time the rebels are seeking a MacGuffin that will make them rich or enable them to overthrow the Federation (it's TemptingFate of course, as FailureIsTheOnlyOption). It's often pointed out that he'd quickly get bored and start [[MasterOfUnlocking looking for something to break into]].

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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. Given that he's NotInItForYourRevolution, NotInThisForYourRevolution, Vila Restal will start going on about this trope every time the rebels are seeking a MacGuffin that will make them rich a load of money or enable them to overthrow the Federation (it's TemptingFate of course, as FailureIsTheOnlyOption). It's often pointed out that he'd quickly get bored and start [[MasterOfUnlocking looking for something to break into]].
3rd Sep '17 9:11:10 PM JackG
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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. Given that he's NotInItForYourRevolution, Vila will start going on about this trope every time the rebels are seeking a MacGuffin that will make them rich or enable them to overthrow the Federation (it's TemptingFate of course, as FailureIsTheOnlyOption). It's often pointed out that he'd quickly get bored and start [[MasterOfUnlocking looking for something to break into]].
15th Jul '17 3:56:19 PM thatother1dude
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': Homer Simpson has a few of these.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': Homer Simpson has a few of these.these, frequently subject to FantasyTwist.



** He imagines what his life would be like if he robbed the Kwik-E-Mart, and sees himself sitting in a rocking chair outside a huge mansion, wearing a top hat, smoking cigars, [[HighClassGlass monocle]] and a sash saying "Senator", while Marge go-go dances in a swimsuit next to him. By the time he decides he will rob the place, he has already done his shopping and is driving away from it.

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** He imagines what his life would be like if he robbed the Kwik-E-Mart, and sees himself sitting in a rocking chair outside a huge mansion, wearing a top hat, smoking cigars, and wearing a top hat [[HighClassGlass monocle]] and a sash saying "Senator", while Marge go-go dances in a swimsuit next to him. By the time he decides he will rob the place, he has already done his shopping and is driving away from it.



** Lisa had one, briefly -- when the FBI informed the family that Homer had stolen the trillion-dollar bill, Marge says it's going straight in the college fund. Lisa -- this was before much of her development into the hippie of the family -- yells "Who needs college?! We're trillionaires! Let's buy dune buggies!"

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** Lisa had one, briefly -- when the FBI informed the family that Homer had stolen the trillion-dollar bill, Marge says it's going straight in the college fund. Lisa -- this was before much of her development into the hippie of the family -- [[NotSoAboveItAll Lisa]] yells "Who needs college?! We're trillionaires! Let's buy dune buggies!"
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