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23rd May '17 9:05:43 AM Bahuvrihi
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* {{Lampshaded}} by TheMonkees with the title "Long Title: Do I Have to Do This All Over Again?"

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* {{Lampshaded}} by TheMonkees Music/TheMonkees with the title "Long Title: Do I Have to Do This All Over Again?"
14th May '17 11:28:22 PM Lirodon
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* {{Anime/Pokemon}}'s ''Best Wishes!'' subtitle gains a subtitle of its own, and that subtitle getting a subtitle. This makes the Japanese name ''Pocket Monsters Best Wishes Season 2 Episode N.''

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* {{Anime/Pokemon}}'s ''Best Wishes!'' subtitle gains a subtitle of its own, The ''[[VideoGame/PokemonBlackAndWhite Black and that subtitle getting a subtitle. This makes White]]'' saga of the Japanese name {{Anime/Pokemon}} anime went down a NewSeasonNewTitle track similar to the English dub with a saga dubbed ''Pocket Monsters Best Wishes Wishes! Season 2 2: Episode N.''N'', which was then followed up by ''Pocket Monsters Best Wishes! Season 2: Decolora Adventure!''. By then, the dub was using the title ''Pokémon Black & White: Adventures in Unova'' (amended to ''Pokémon Black & White: Adventures in Unova & Beyond'' for the Decolore Islands arc respectively) for these particular episodes.
12th May '17 11:15:30 AM AthenaBlue
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** "The Pyramid at the End of the World"

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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS36E7ThePyramidAtTheEndOfTheWorld "The Pyramid at the End of the World"World"]]
12th May '17 11:13:51 AM AthenaBlue
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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS36E7ThePyramidAtTheEndOfTheWorld "The Pyramid at the End of the World"]]

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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS36E7ThePyramidAtTheEndOfTheWorld "The Pyramid at the End of the World"]]World"



* ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'' had an episode called "The Creature that Lived in the Refrigerator, behind the Mayonnaise, next to the Ketchup, and to the Left of the Cole Slaw!", and [[ItCameFromTheFridge the eponymous creature]] is referred to by the full title every time it's mentioned. It should also be noted that this episode's title card had the title taking up over 90% of the screen, with a small picture of a bottle of ketchup occupying what little share the title provided.
* ''WesternAnimation/ClerksTheAnimatedSeries'' used this, with each episode title being longer than the last, until episode 5: "Dante and Randal and Jay and Silent Bob and a Bunch of New Characters and Lando, Take Part in a Whole Bunch of Movie Parodies Including But Not Exclusive To, TheBadNewsBears, TheLastStarfighter, IndianaJones and the Temple Of Doom, Plus a High School Reunion."
* ''WesternAnimation/DrawnTogether'' did an episode called "Wooldoor Sockbat's Giggle-Wiggle Funny Tickle Non-Traditional Progressive Multicultural Roundtable!"
** There's also an organization in DrawnTogether called "Special Tactical Operations Unit [[CripplingOverspecialization To Catch People Who Set Up Suicide Hotlines Because Of A Reality Show Challenge And Then Didn't Follow Through On Them So They Cause The People Who Needed Them To Take Their Own Lives And Then They Change Their Minds When They Realize Not All People Should Be Forced to Live So They Try To Assist Someone In Euthanasia]]". Or STOUTCPWSUSHBOARSCATDFTOTSTCTPWNTTTTOLATTCTMWTRNAPSBFTLSTTTASIE for short.

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* ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'' ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' had an several long episode called titles from the 2012/2013 season: "National Treasure 4: Baby Franny: She's Doing Well: The Hole Story", "The Creature that Lived in the Refrigerator, behind the Mayonnaise, next Adventures of Twill Ongenbone and His Boy Jabari", "Naked to the Ketchup, Limit, One More Time", and to the Left "The Full Cognitive Redaction of the Cole Slaw!", and [[ItCameFromTheFridge the eponymous creature]] is referred to Avery Bullock by the full title every time it's mentioned. It should also be noted that this episode's title card had Coward Stan Smith".
* The French cartoon ''WesternAnimation/AvezVousDejaVu'' has the episode "Le fameux cirque Patatras avec Grouin-grouin, le jongleur de cochons, Dumba, l’éléphant-canon, Aldo le dresseur de mouettes, avec Soizic l’écuyère pétomane, Raoul, le dompteur de trançonneuses, Gustave, le panda mime, les soeurs Zapatof et leur Xylononne, [=TchouTchou=], le nain mangeur de locomotives, et avec sa corale de caniches funambules, sa femme à barbe trapéziste, ses giraffes cracheuses de feu, ses moules savantes, ses ours équilibristes… Et le grand Patatras lui-même, hypnotisant de sa simple voix une nuée de sauterelles sauvages"[[labelnote:Translation]]The famous Patatras Circus with Oink-oink, the pig juggler, Dumba, the elephant cannonball, Aldo the seagull tamer, with Soizic the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flatulist flatulist]] horsewoman, Raoul, the chainsaw tamer, Gustave, the mime panda, the Zapatof sisters and their Xylononne, [=ChooChoo=] the locomotive-swallowing dwarf, and with its chorus of tightrope-walking poodles, its trapeze artist bearded lady, its fire-breathing giraffes, its clever mussels, its equilibrist bears… And the Great Patatras himself, hypnotising with his voice alone a swarm of wild grasshoppers[[/labelnote]]. In fact, you learn more from
the title taking up over 90% than from the rest of the screen, with a small picture episode: since ''WesternAnimation/AvezVousDejaVu'' consists of a bottle of ketchup occupying what little share 45-second sketches, the title provided.
* ''WesternAnimation/ClerksTheAnimatedSeries'' used this, with each episode title being longer than
only leaves a couple of seconds for the last, until episode 5: "Dante and Randal and Jay and Silent Bob and sketch proper.
* The cartoon ''WesternAnimation/BojackHorseman'' has
a Bunch of New Characters and Lando, Take Part in a Whole Bunch of Movie Parodies Including But Not Exclusive To, TheBadNewsBears, TheLastStarfighter, IndianaJones and the Temple Of Doom, Plus a High School Reunion."
* ''WesternAnimation/DrawnTogether'' did an episode
celebrity game show called "Wooldoor Sockbat's Giggle-Wiggle Funny Tickle Non-Traditional Progressive Multicultural Roundtable!"
** There's also an organization in DrawnTogether called "Special Tactical Operations Unit [[CripplingOverspecialization To Catch People Who Set Up Suicide Hotlines Because Of A Reality Show Challenge And Then Didn't Follow Through On Them So
''Hollywood Stars and Celebrities! What Do They Cause The People Who Needed Them To Take Their Own Lives And Then Know? Do They Change Their Minds When They Realize Not All People Should Be Forced to Live So They Try To Assist Someone In Euthanasia]]". Or STOUTCPWSUSHBOARSCATDFTOTSTCTPWNTTTTOLATTCTMWTRNAPSBFTLSTTTASIE for short.Know Things?? Let's Find Out!'' (or ''H.S.A.C.W.D.T.K.D.T.K.T.L.F.O.''). The title is almost always said or referenced in full throughout Season 2 until its cancellation.



* ''WesternAnimation/ClerksTheAnimatedSeries'' used this, with each episode title being longer than the last, until episode 5: "Dante and Randal and Jay and Silent Bob and a Bunch of New Characters and Lando, Take Part in a Whole Bunch of Movie Parodies Including But Not Exclusive To, TheBadNewsBears, TheLastStarfighter, IndianaJones and the Temple Of Doom, Plus a High School Reunion".
* One ''WesternAnimation/CountDuckula'' episode is titled, "Return of the Curse of the Secret of the Mummy's Tomb Meets [=FrankenDuckula=]'s Monster And The Wolfman and the Intergalactic Cabbage". Another title: "The Count And The Pauper--I Ain't Gonna Work On Maggot's Farm No More!"
* ''WesternAnimation/CourageTheCowardlyDog'' had "The Precious, Wonderful, Adorable, Loveable Duckling", who was referred to as such by Muriel every time its name came up.
* ''WesternAnimation/DrawnTogether'' did an episode called "Wooldoor Sockbat's Giggle-Wiggle Funny Tickle Non-Traditional Progressive Multicultural Roundtable!"
** There's also an organization in ''Drawn Together'' called "Special Tactical Operations Unit [[CripplingOverspecialization To Catch People Who Set Up Suicide Hotlines Because Of A Reality Show Challenge And Then Didn't Follow Through On Them So They Cause The People Who Needed Them To Take Their Own Lives And Then They Change Their Minds When They Realize Not All People Should Be Forced to Live So They Try To Assist Someone In Euthanasia]]". Or STOUTCPWSUSHBOARSCATDFTOTSTCTPWNTTTTOLATTCTMWTRNAPSBFTLSTTTASIE for short.
* In a plot to be first in the phone book, one episode had ''WesternAnimation/{{Duckman}}'' naming his plumbing business AAAAAAAAAAAAA (ad nauseum) AAA-1 Plumbing, which was [[OverlyLongGag recited, in full, every single time it was said]].
* ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'' had an episode called "The Creature that Lived in the Refrigerator, behind the Mayonnaise, next to the Ketchup, and to the Left of the Cole Slaw!", and [[ItCameFromTheFridge the eponymous creature]] is referred to by the full title every time it's mentioned. It should also be noted that this episode's title card had the title taking up over 90% of the screen, with a small picture of a bottle of ketchup occupying what little share the title provided.
* At least three Hanna-Barbera shows had long titles: ''WesternAnimation/DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines'', ''[[JosieAndThePussycats Josie And The Pussycats In Outer Space]]'', and ''The Completely Mental Misadventures Of Ed Grimley.''
** There's also ''Midnight Patrol: Adventures in the Dream Zone'', also known as ''[[WesternAnimation/PotsworthAndCompany Potsworth & Co]]''.



* When ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' watch television from other dimensions, they see a commercial for ''Alien Invasion Tomato Monster Mexican Armada Brothers Who Are Just Regular Brothers Running in a Van From an Asteroid and All Sorts of Things: The Movie''.



* In a plot to be first in the phone book, one episode had ''WesternAnimation/{{Duckman}}'' naming his plumbing business AAAAAAAAAAAAA (ad nauseum) AAA-1 Plumbing, which was [[OverlyLongGag recited, in full, every single time it was said]].
* One ''WesternAnimation/CountDuckula'' episode is titled, "Return of the Curse of the Secret of the Mummy's Tomb Meets [=FrankenDuckula=]'s Monster And The Wolfman and the Intergalactic Cabbage." Another title: "The Count And The Pauper--I Ain't Gonna Work On Maggot's Farm No More!"
* At least three Hanna-Barbera shows had long titles: ''WesternAnimation/DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines'', ''[[JosieAndThePussycats Josie And The Pussycats In Outer Space]]'', and ''The Completely Mental Misadventures Of Ed Grimley.''
** There's also ''Midnight Patrol: Adventures in the Dream Zone'', also known as ''[[PotsworthAndCompany Potsworth & Co]]''.
* ''WesternAnimation/{{Squidbillies}}'' had an episode entitled [[ExpospeakGag "Mephistopheles Traveled Below to a Southern State Whose Motto Is 'Wisdom, Justice, and Moderation".]]



* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' had several long episode titles from the 2012/2013 season: "National Treasure 4: Baby Franny: She's Doing Well: The Hole Story," "The Adventures of Twill Ongenbone and His Boy Jabari," "Naked to the Limit, One More Time," and "The Full Cognitive Redaction of Avery Bullock by the Coward Stan Smith."
* ''WesternAnimation/CourageTheCowardlyDog'' had "The Precious, Wonderful, Adorable, Loveable Duckling", who was referred to as such by Muriel every time its name came up.

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* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Squidbillies}}'' had several long an episode titles entitled [[ExpospeakGag "Mephistopheles Traveled Below to a Southern State Whose Motto Is 'Wisdom, Justice, and Moderation".]]
* ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' takes this trope UpToEleven, as, so far, ''SEVENTEEN EPISODES'' have had more than 20 letters in their titles! One example is an episode about soccer titled "Kicking a Ball and Pretending to Be Hurt".
** And yes, the five "''Island Adventures''" episodes count.
* ''WesternAnimation/VeggieTales'' gives us a short whose title is derived
from the 2012/2013 season: "National Treasure 4: Baby Franny: She's Doing Well: The Hole Story," an above-mentioned example: "The Adventures of Twill Ongenbone Englishman Who Went Up a Hill and His Boy Jabari," "Naked to Came Down with All the Limit, One More Time," and "The Full Cognitive Redaction of Avery Bullock by the Coward Stan Smith."
* ''WesternAnimation/CourageTheCowardlyDog'' had "The Precious, Wonderful, Adorable, Loveable Duckling", who was referred to as such by Muriel every time its name came up.
Bananas".



* ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' takes this trope UpToEleven, as, so far, ''SEVENTEEN EPISODES'' have had more than 20 letters in their titles! One example is an episode about soccer titled "Kicking a Ball and Pretending to Be Hurt."
** And yes, the five "''Island Adventures''" episodes count.
* The cartoon ''WesternAnimation/BojackHorseman'' has a celebrity game show called ''Hollywoo Stars and Celebrities! What Do They Know? Do They Know Things?? Let's Find Out!'' (or ''H.S.A.C.W.D.T.K.D.T.K.T.L.F.O.''). The title is almost always said or referenced in full throughout Season 2 until its cancellation.
* When ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' watch television from other dimensions, they see a commercial for ''Alien Invasion Tomato Monster Mexican Armada Brothers Who Are Just Regular Brothers Running in a Van From an Asteroid and All Sorts of Things: The Movie''.
* The French cartoon WesternAnimation/AvezVousDejaVu has the episode ''Le fameux cirque Patatras avec Grouin-grouin, le jongleur de cochons, Dumba, l’éléphant-canon, Aldo le dresseur de mouettes, avec Soizic l’écuyère pétomane, Raoul, le dompteur de trançonneuses, Gustave, le panda mime, les soeurs Zapatof et leur Xylononne, [=TchouTchou=], le nain mangeur de locomotives, et avec sa corale de caniches funambules, sa femme à barbe trapéziste, ses giraffes cracheuses de feu, ses moules savantes, ses ours équilibristes… Et le grand Patatras lui-même, hypnotisant de sa simple voix une nuée de sauterelles sauvages''[[labelnote:Translation]]The famous Patatras Circus with Oink-oink, the pig juggler, Dumba, the elephant cannonball, Aldo the seagull tamer, with Soizic the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flatulist flatulist]] horsewoman, Raoul, the chainsaw tamer, Gustave, the mime panda, the Zapatof sisters and their Xylononne, [=ChooChoo=] the locomotive-swallowing dwarf, and with its chorus of tightrope-walking poodles, its trapeze artist bearded lady, its fire-breathing giraffes, its clever mussels, its equilibrist bears… And the Great Patatras himself, hypnotising with his voice alone a swarm of wild grasshoppers[[/labelnote]]. In fact, you learn more from the title than from the rest of the episode: since WesternAnimation/AvezVousDejaVu consists of 45-second sketches, the title only leaves a couple of seconds for the sketch proper.
* ''WesternAnimation/VeggieTales'' gives us a short whose title is derived from an above-mentioned example: "The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill and Came Down with All the Bananas".
9th May '17 10:18:53 PM igordebraga
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* ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'' had an episode called "The Creature that Lived in the Refrigerator, behind the Mayonnaise, next to the Ketchup, and to the Left of the Cole Slaw!", and the eponymous creature is referred to by the full title every time it's mentioned. It should also be noted that this episode's title card had the title taking up over 90% of the screen, with a small picture of a bottle of ketchup occupying what little share the title provided.

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* ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'' had an episode called "The Creature that Lived in the Refrigerator, behind the Mayonnaise, next to the Ketchup, and to the Left of the Cole Slaw!", and [[ItCameFromTheFridge the eponymous creature creature]] is referred to by the full title every time it's mentioned. It should also be noted that this episode's title card had the title taking up over 90% of the screen, with a small picture of a bottle of ketchup occupying what little share the title provided.
8th May '17 9:57:23 AM AthenaBlue
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7th May '17 4:58:26 PM AthenaBlue
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** "The Pyramid at the End of the World"

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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS36E7ThePyramidAtTheEndOfTheWorld "The Pyramid at the End of the World"World"]]
19th Apr '17 11:34:19 AM Twentington
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* [[{{ptitlevygeuvuc}}Forward The Mage]] plays this one for laughs; a part of the book has nothing but titles (some several pages long) for chapters.

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* [[{{ptitlevygeuvuc}}Forward Forward The Mage]] Mage plays this one for laughs; a part of the book has nothing but titles (some several pages long) for chapters.



* Don Van Vliet aka CaptainBeefheart loved these, and had one or two on most of his albums. Some of the most notable are "I Wanna Find a Woman That'll Hold My Big Toe Till I Have to Go", "My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains", "A Carrot Is as Close as a Rabbit Gets to a Diamond", and "Making Love to a Vampire with a Monkey on My Knee".

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* Don Van Vliet aka CaptainBeefheart Music/CaptainBeefheart loved these, and had one or two on most of his albums. Some of the most notable are "I Wanna Find a Woman That'll Hold My Big Toe Till I Have to Go", "My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains", "A Carrot Is as Close as a Rabbit Gets to a Diamond", and "Making Love to a Vampire with a Monkey on My Knee".



* The metal band The Black Dahlia Murder (that's a long band name too!) has songs like "I Worship Only What You Bleed", "[[{{ptitle5ibgyz9m}} What a Horrible Night to Have a Curse]]" and "That Which Erodes the Most Tender of Things".

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* The metal band The Black Dahlia Murder (that's a long band name too!) has songs like "I Worship Only What You Bleed", "[[{{ptitle5ibgyz9m}} What "What a Horrible Night to Have a Curse]]" Curse" and "That Which Erodes the Most Tender of Things".



* Dethklok (the [[{{defictionalized}} sorta-fictional]] metal band from the animated series ''{{Metalocalypse}}'') has 2 of them: "My Inner Child Tied and Beaten in My Trunk" and "I Tamper With the Evidence at the Murder Site of Odin".

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* Dethklok (the [[{{defictionalized}} sorta-fictional]] metal band from the animated series ''{{Metalocalypse}}'') ''WesternAnimation/{{Metalocalypse}}'') has 2 of them: "My Inner Child Tied and Beaten in My Trunk" and "I Tamper With the Evidence at the Murder Site of Odin".



* {{Nirvana}}'s ''Music/InUtero'' has "Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle" and HiddenTrack "Gallons of Rubbing Alcohol Flow Through the Strip".

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* {{Nirvana}}'s Music/{{Nirvana}}'s ''Music/InUtero'' has "Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle" and HiddenTrack "Gallons of Rubbing Alcohol Flow Through the Strip".
18th Apr '17 7:26:23 PM Bergamot
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** ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Come_On_Feel_The_Illinoise Illinois]]'' has so many that it's probably best to just list the longest: "The Black Hawk War, or, How to Demolish an Entire Civilization and Still Feel Good About Yourself in the Morning, or, We Apologize for the Inconvenience but You're Going to Have to Leave Now, or, 'I Have Fought the Big Knives and Will Continue to Fight Them Until They Are Off Our Lands!'" The song is about two minutes long, and the title takes more than thirty seconds to scroll across the screen of an iPod.

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** ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Come_On_Feel_The_Illinoise Illinois]]'' has so many that it's probably best to just list the longest: "The Black Hawk War, or, How to Demolish an Entire Civilization and Still Feel Good About Yourself in the Morning, or, We Apologize for the Inconvenience but You're Going to Have to Leave Now, or, 'I Have Fought the Big Knives and Will Continue to Fight Them Until They Are Off Our Lands!'" The song is about two minutes long, and the title takes more than thirty seconds to scroll across the screen of an iPod. (Bonus TitleScream value for "They Are Night Zombies!! They Are Neighbors!! They Have Come Back From The Dead!! Ahhh!")
16th Apr '17 6:49:03 PM ThatTwerp
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** ''Ride/RaceThroughNewYorkStarringJimmyFallon''
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