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20th Apr '18 8:50:50 PM Midna
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** * WebVideo/{{Videogamedunkey}}'s review of ''VideoGame/StarWarsBattlefrontII2017'' begins with a clip of his (cautiously optimistic) first impressions on the game from E3 2017:
-->They're definitely making steps in the right direction...but this is [[Creator/ElectronicArts EA]], OK? They'll find ''some'' way to fuck it up.\\
''[November 2017]''\\
They found a way to fuck it up.\\



-->'''Wanda:''' It could be worse, sweetie!\\
'''Cosmo:''' Yeah! At least your parents aren't going away for the weekend and leaving your evil babysitter Vicky in charge!\\

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-->'''Wanda:''' It could be worse, sweetie!\\
sweetie.\\
'''Cosmo:''' Yeah! Yeah. At least your parents aren't going away for the weekend and leaving your evil babysitter Vicky in charge!\\charge.\\



'''Cosmo:''' It is my gift; it is my curse!

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'''Cosmo:''' It is my gift; it is my curse!curse.
26th Feb '18 7:41:13 AM BKelly95
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* An anti-smoking PSA uses this for grim effect, cutting between smokers explaining how addicted they are and people suffering from smoking related illnesses (except for the last one):
-->'''Smoker:''' I can't go more than two hours without a cigarette.\\
'''Emphysema patient:''' I can't go more than two steps without my oxygen tank.\\
'''Smoker:''' The last time I tried to quit, I gained five pounds.\\
'''Cancer patient:''' I've lost twenty-five pounds.\\
'''Smoker:''' I can't get out of bed without a cigarette.\\
'''Emphysema patient:''' I can't get out of bed.\\
'''Smoker:''' No, I don't think I can quit.\\
'''Doctor:'''''(looking at medical scan)'' I don't think I can operate.
13th Jan '18 11:51:37 PM Iliarts
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* ''Series/MASH'': In the episode "Comrades in Arms", thanks to a combination of bad communication and bad timing, Margaret and Hawkeye are caught on the road during an air strike. Taking shelter in an abandoned hut, they end up having a rather...passionate encounter. Meanwhile, their friends back at the 4077th are frantic with worry.

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* ''Series/MASH'': ''MASH'': In the episode "Comrades in Arms", thanks to a combination of bad communication and bad timing, Margaret and Hawkeye are caught on the road during an air strike. Taking shelter in an abandoned hut, they end up having a rather...passionate encounter. Meanwhile, their friends back at the 4077th are frantic with worry.
13th Jan '18 11:50:54 PM Iliarts
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* ''Series/MASH'': In the episode "Comrades in Arms", thanks to a combination of bad communication and bad timing, Margaret and Hawkeye are caught on the road during an air strike. Taking shelter in an abandoned hut, they end up having a rather...passionate encounter. Meanwhile, their friends back at the 4077th are frantic with worry.
--> '''BJ:''' They must be going through hell out there!\\
''(Cut to Hawkeye and Margaret making out on the floor of the hut.)''
12th Jan '18 7:50:35 PM donwarr1995
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* ''Series/TheGreatBritishBakeOff'':
** During the Baked Alaska challenge in series 5:
--->'''Luis:''' I'm okay with today's task. It's a sponge base and ice cream, so [[WhatCouldPossiblyGoWrong what can possibly go wrong?]] ''[[[CantBelieveISaidThat giggles nervously]]]''\\
''[cut to]''\\
'''Paul Hollywood:''' There's many things that can go wrong in a Baked Alaska.
** During the first episode of series 4:
--->'''Mary Berry:''' ''[to the camera]'' I don't want to see just a classic Victoria sponge cake.\\
[''cut to'']\\
'''Contestant:''' Classic Victoria sponge cake. I think Mary Berry will be very pleased.
** During a vegetable cake challenge in one of the Comic Relief specials, a contestant remarks that in his opinion you'd have to be crazy to think a beetroot cake would be a good idea. Immediate cut to another contestant preparing a beetroot cake.
12th Jan '18 1:58:49 PM fruitstripegum
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheJetsons'' episode "Elroy's Mob" has Elroy switching report tapes with a classmate, not knowing that the tape he got has failing grades on it.
-->'''Elroy:''' Just wait until I play this for my pop. He'll ''never'' get over it.\\

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheJetsons'' episode "Elroy's Mob" has Elroy switching eagerly waiting to go home and play his report tapes with a classmate, tape to George, not knowing that a classmate switched tapes on him and the tape he got has failing grades on it.
-->'''Elroy:''' Just I can hardly wait until I to play this it for my pop. He'll ''never'' get over it.\\
29th Dec '17 1:14:37 AM Cryoclaste
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* In the ''TwoPintsOfLagerAndAPacketOfCrisps'' episode "Momo and Piggsy", Johnny declares that, in the short time after Donna and Gary's argument, he will already be sitting on the couch in his undies, picking his nose and bum at the same time. Donna argues that Gary wouldn't degenerate so quickly. Guess what we jump to right after she says that...

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* In the ''TwoPintsOfLagerAndAPacketOfCrisps'' ''Series/TwoPintsOfLagerAndAPacketOfCrisps'' episode "Momo and Piggsy", Johnny declares that, in the short time after Donna and Gary's argument, he will already be sitting on the couch in his undies, picking his nose and bum at the same time. Donna argues that Gary wouldn't degenerate so quickly. Guess what we jump to right after she says that...
23rd Dec '17 5:12:32 PM nombretomado
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* ''AlphaProtocol''

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* ''AlphaProtocol''''VideoGame/AlphaProtocol''
10th Sep '17 12:27:54 PM Randomwaffle23
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Often used in the delivery of HypocriticalHumor. Compare with the plain old IronicEcho, which comes several scenes later, and StrangeMindsThinkAlike. Another form of TemptingFate. Not to be confused with DescriptionCut. Compare ImmediateSelfContradiction. Contrast TwistedEchoCut.

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Often used in the delivery of HypocriticalHumor. Compare with the plain old IronicEcho, which comes several scenes later, and StrangeMindsThinkAlike. Another form of TemptingFate. Not to be confused with DescriptionCut. Compare ImmediateSelfContradiction. Contrast TwistedEchoCut.TwistedEchoCut, where the echoing scene is unrelated and the echo is coincidental.



* The Literature/NewJediOrder novel ''Star by Star'' has a brutal example of this:
-->'''Anakin Solo''' (after receiving a heavy wound that eventually kills him): [[OnlyAFleshWound It's just a little cut]].
--> Cut to next chapter and an entirely different setting and group of people.
-->'''Leia Organa Solo:''' [[ShortCutsMakeLongDelays You call this a shortcut?]]
14th Aug '17 8:54:44 PM arkryoga
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-->''Cut to Kou sleeping''

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-->''Cut -->''[Cut to Kou sleeping''sleeping]''



-->''Cut to a meeting with the Fuhrer''

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-->''Cut -->''[Cut to a meeting with the Fuhrer''Fuhrer]''



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* A double example in ''{{LightNovel/Toradora}}'':
-->''[Ryuuji has just run away after getting tongue-tied trying to talk to Minori.]''
-->'''Taiga:''' What a dumbass.
-->''[cut to the vending machine area]''
-->'''Ryuuji:''' Argh! I'm such a dumbass! Why did I run away? Sometimes I wish everything would just burn to the ground.
-->''[cut to classroom]''
-->'''Yuri-sensei:''' The whole thing just burned to the ground! [[spoiler: (That would be the hotel in Okinawa that was the original ClassTrip destination.)]][[/folder]]
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