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30th Jun '16 7:54:44 PM nombretomado
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* Berix in ''{{Bionicle}}: The Legend Reborn'' isn't a thief; he's a "collector"!

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* Berix in ''{{Bionicle}}: ''Toys/{{Bionicle}}: The Legend Reborn'' isn't a thief; he's a "collector"!
28th Jun '16 6:30:37 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* ''ComicStrip/BloomCounty'': Opus takes a job as a garbageman, but insists on being called a "waste-management artisan" instead.

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* ''ComicStrip/BloomCounty'': ''ComicStrip/BloomCounty'':
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Opus takes a job as a garbageman, but insists on being called a "waste-management artisan" instead.instead.
** In another strip, he takes a job as a cartoonist, but objects to that term, preferring to be called a "comic artist" or "comic creator". (He settles for "stripper".)
16th Jun '16 12:00:14 AM Grudgeal
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** Empire wizards who study the Lore of Death are ''not'' BlackMagic users but Amethyst Wizards. This is a very important distinction in a setting where ThisIsYourBrainOnEvil is a real threat for wizards. Studying actual BlackMagic and {{Necromancy}} inevitably corrupts wizards and drive them to do bad things to humanity at a whole, while Shyish (the Wind of Death) will at worst [[WeAllDieSomeday turn you slightly fatalistic]] and give you a taste for GallowsHumour.

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** Empire wizards who study the Lore of Death are ''not'' BlackMagic users but Amethyst Wizards. This is a very important distinction in a setting where ThisIsYourBrainOnEvil TheDarkSide exists and is a real threat for wizards. Studying actual BlackMagic and {{Necromancy}} inevitably corrupts wizards and drive them to do bad things to humanity at a whole, while Shyish (the Wind of Death) will at worst [[WeAllDieSomeday turn you slightly fatalistic]] and give you a taste for GallowsHumour.
15th Jun '16 11:59:19 PM Grudgeal
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** Empire wizards who study the Lore of Death are ''not'' BlackMagic users but Amethyst Wizards. This is a very important distinction in a setting where ThisIsYourBrainOnEvil is a real threat for wizards. Studying actual BlackMagic and {{Necromancy}} inevitably corrupts wizards and drive them to do bad things to humanity at a whole, while Shyish (the Wind of Death) will at worst [[WeAllDieSomeday turn you slightly fatalistic]] and give you a taste for GallowsHumour.
25th May '16 3:29:21 PM pi4t
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* In ''TabletopGame/Pathfinder'', some of [[LawfulEvil Asmodeus']] knights call themselves paladins.
4th May '16 11:31:32 AM TheKaizerreich
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* ''WebVideo/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': When dealing with the Emperor, it's never just [[TheParagonAlwaysRebels Horus]]; it's always ''Fucking'' Horus. He has good reasons to be mad even to this day, however.

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* ''WebVideo/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': When dealing with the Emperor, it's never just [[TheParagonAlwaysRebels Horus]]; it's always ''Fucking'' Horus. He has good reasons to be mad even to this day, however.
20th Apr '16 5:08:02 PM Nulono
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* Berix in ''{{Bionicle}}: The Legend Reborn'' isn't a thief, he's a "collector"!

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* Berix in ''{{Bionicle}}: The Legend Reborn'' isn't a thief, thief; he's a "collector"!
20th Apr '16 5:07:20 PM Nulono
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* Donut of ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' insists that his armor is ''not'' pink, it is ''lightish red''.

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* Donut of ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' insists that his armor is ''not'' pink, pink; it is ''lightish red''.
20th Apr '16 5:06:09 PM Nulono
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* You don't have ''Legos'', you have ''LEGO® Bricks'' or ''LEGO® toys''. This is a little bit of StuckOnBandAidBrand.

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* You don't have ''Legos'', ''Legos''; you have ''LEGO® Bricks'' or ''LEGO® toys''. This is a little bit of StuckOnBandAidBrand.



** And Doc isn't a doctor. He's a medic. He doesn't actually heal you, he just makes you more comfortable while you die.

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** And Doc isn't a doctor. He's a medic. He doesn't actually heal you, you; he just makes you more comfortable while you die.



* ''WebVideo/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': When dealing with the Emperor, it's never just [[TheParagonAlwaysRebels Horus]], it's always ''Fucking'' Horus. He has good reasons to be mad even to this day, however.

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* ''WebVideo/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': When dealing with the Emperor, it's never just [[TheParagonAlwaysRebels Horus]], Horus]]; it's always ''Fucking'' Horus. He has good reasons to be mad even to this day, however.
2nd Apr '16 7:08:51 AM MajorSession
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* Itís Portunes! In the {{Worm}} fanfic {{ASkitteringHeart}} The Hero Assault forgets Taylorís cape name (Portunes) when giving a TV interview after meeting her and he calls her Keynote. Everyone subsequently calls Taylor Keynote despite her constant attempts to correct them.

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* Itís Portunes! In the {{Worm}} fanfic {{ASkitteringHeart}} The Hero the hero Assault forgets Taylorís cape name (Portunes) when giving a TV interview after meeting her and he calls her Keynote. Everyone subsequently calls Taylor Keynote despite her constant attempts to correct them.
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