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31st Dec '16 10:49:20 PM AuraXtreme
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-->"[Whatever Calvin's complaining about]] builds character." Eventually, Calvin parodied it by combing down his hair, taking his father's glasses, and yelling, "Calvin! go do something you hate! Being [[MiseryBuildsCharacter miserable builds character!]]" which dad, annoyed, admitted was ActuallyPrettyFunny.

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-->"[Whatever Calvin's complaining about]] builds character." "
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Eventually, Calvin parodied it by combing down his hair, taking his father's glasses, and yelling, "Calvin! go do something you hate! Being [[MiseryBuildsCharacter miserable builds character!]]" which dad, annoyed, admitted was ActuallyPrettyFunny.
31st Dec '16 10:47:41 PM AuraXtreme
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** In the official manga translation, it is: "I am butler to the Phantomhive family. It goes without saying that I can handle a [situation] such at this."
30th Dec '16 10:16:03 PM nombretomado
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* [[DwayneJohnson The Rock]] had a few of these, most commonly "Why don't you [noun/verb] your ass on out of here!" and "I'm gonna take your [noun], shine it up real nice, turn that sumbitch sideways, and stick it straight up your candy ass!". The first promo he'd cut during shows would also feature one, in the form of "FINALLY… The Rock has come back to [show location]!".

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* [[DwayneJohnson The Rock]] Wrestling/TheRock had a few of these, most commonly "Why don't you [noun/verb] your ass on out of here!" and "I'm gonna take your [noun], shine it up real nice, turn that sumbitch sideways, and stick it straight up your candy ass!". The first promo he'd cut during shows would also feature one, in the form of "FINALLY… The Rock has come back to [show location]!".
14th Dec '16 6:33:07 PM TheHeroHartmut
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--->uu: AND THE FACT THAT I MIGHT NOT [=CLuE YOu INTO YOuR=] FATE ALL THE TIME.
--->uu: [=DuE TO MY AGGRAVATED APATHY OVER THE MATTER.=]
--->uu: IS AN [=IMMuTABLE FACT. I AM STATING FOR THE RECORD.=]
--->uu: IT DOES NOT MEAN THAT GIVING A SHIT IS WHAT IS TAKING PLACE HERE.
--->TT: I feel like you've said something like that before.
--->TT: Different statements, but in that exact syntax.

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--->uu: AND THE FACT THAT I MIGHT NOT [=CLuE YOu INTO YOuR=] FATE ALL THE TIME.
--->uu:
TIME.\\
uu:
[=DuE TO MY AGGRAVATED APATHY OVER THE MATTER.=]
--->uu:
=]\\
uu:
IS AN [=IMMuTABLE FACT. I AM STATING FOR THE RECORD.=]
--->uu:
=]\\
uu:
IT DOES NOT MEAN THAT GIVING A SHIT IS WHAT IS TAKING PLACE HERE.
--->TT:
HERE.\\
TT:
I feel like you've said something like that before.
--->TT:
before.\\
TT:
Different statements, but in that exact syntax.



-->'''Brain:''' Pinky, are you pondering what I'm pondering?
-->'''Pinky:''' I think so Brain, but (something that has nothing to do with [[TakeOverTheWorld taking over the world]])?

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-->'''Brain:''' Pinky, are you pondering what I'm pondering?
-->'''Pinky:'''
pondering?\\
'''Pinky:'''
I think so Brain, but (something that has nothing to do with [[TakeOverTheWorld taking over the world]])?



-->'''Pinky:''' (After hearing Brain's plan) Egad brilliant Brain! …oh wait… no, but/what if [questions part of the plan]?

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-->'''Pinky:''' (After hearing Brain's plan) Egad brilliant Brain! …oh wait… Egad! Brilliant, Brain! ...Oh wait... no, but/what if [questions part of the plan]?



-->''"No ifs, ands or maybes, I'll never has babies / I'm Popeye the Sailor Man"''
-->''"You spank kids I bet'cha, your conscience will get'cha / Says Popeye the Sailor Man."''
-->''"I guess he's not jokin', I shouldn't be smokin' / I'm Popeye the Sailor Boy?"''

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-->''"No ifs, ands or maybes, I'll never has babies / I'm Popeye the Sailor Man"''
-->''"You
Man"''\\
''"You
spank kids I bet'cha, your conscience will get'cha / Says Popeye the Sailor Man."''
-->''"I
"''\\
''"I
guess he's not jokin', I shouldn't be smokin' / I'm Popeye the Sailor Boy?"''


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* Whenever WesternAnimation/EarthwormJim defaults to his usual strategy of [[ShootEverythingThatMoves blasting his targets indiscriminately]], he tends to laugh maniacally as he yells out [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6G4sL2EA9eo "EAT DIRT, [disparaging description of enemy]!".]] He may also replace 'dirt' with something else if he's using a weapon other than his standard blaster gun.
7th Dec '16 10:30:02 AM Kartoonkid95
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* ''WesternAnimation/BatmanMaskOfThePhantasm'': "[name], your Angel of Death awaits."
4th Dec '16 11:53:49 AM nombretomado
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* ''Webcomic/DMOfTheRings'' has "[[ConanTheBarbarian Conan's]] ____!"

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* ''Webcomic/DMOfTheRings'' has "[[ConanTheBarbarian "[[Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian Conan's]] ____!"
26th Nov '16 6:37:40 PM JoeMerl
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* In ''WesternAnimation/MiloMurphysLaw,'' when [[ADogNamedDog Diogee]] shows up somewhere that he doesn't belong, Milo says "Diogee, go home! He's not supposed to be [wherever they currently are]."

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* In ''WesternAnimation/MiloMurphysLaw,'' when [[ADogNamedDog Diogee]] shows up somewhere that he doesn't belong, Milo [[BornUnlucky Milo]] says "Diogee, go home! He's not supposed to be [wherever they currently are]."
26th Nov '16 6:36:39 PM JoeMerl
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* In ''WesternAnimation/MiloMurphysLaw,'' when [[ADogNamedDog Diogee]] shows up somewhere that he doesn't belong, Milo says "Diogee, go home! He's not supposed to be [wherever they currently are]."


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* In ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold,'' [[ParodySue Lila]] thinks that everything is "ever so [adjective]."
** A minor character [[FanNickname known to fans as "Peapod Kid"]] often says "Oh, my, that is terribly, terribly [adjective]."
22nd Nov '16 12:53:10 PM StFan
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!!Examples

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!!Examples
!!Examples:



[[folder:Film]]

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[[folder:Film]][[folder:Films -- Live-Action]]



* Sgt. Jackrum of Discworld/MonstrousRegiment: "Upon my oath, I am not a [adjective] man." [[spoiler:[[NoManOfWomanBorn Which, to]] ''[[NoManOfWomanBorn her]]'' [[NoManOfWomanBorn credit, is the truth.]]]]

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* ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'':
**
Sgt. Jackrum of Discworld/MonstrousRegiment: ''Discworld/MonstrousRegiment'': "Upon my oath, I am not a [adjective] man." [[spoiler:[[NoManOfWomanBorn Which, to]] ''[[NoManOfWomanBorn her]]'' [[NoManOfWomanBorn credit, is the truth.]]]]



*** Eventually subverted as:
--->'''Rob''': Wullie, ye ken I told ye that sometimes ye say ''exactly the right thing''?
--->'''Wullie''': No, Rob, I dinna remember ye ever saying that tae me.
--->'''Rob''': Well, if I had, this would be one of them times.

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*** ** Eventually subverted as:
--->'''Rob''': --->'''Rob:''' Wullie, ye ken I told ye that sometimes ye say ''exactly the right thing''?
--->'''Wullie''':
thing''?\\
'''Wullie:'''
No, Rob, I dinna remember ye ever saying that tae me.
--->'''Rob''':
me.\\
'''Rob:'''
Well, if I had, this would be one of them times.



[[folder:Live Action TV]]

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[[folder:Live Action [[folder:Live-Action TV]]



-->'''CJ:''' I didn't get where I am today by [action/behavior].
-->'''CJ:''' Neither I, nor Mrs CJ, have ever [action].
-->'''Jimmy:''' Bit of a cock-up on the ____ front.
--> '''Tom:''' "I'm not really an ____ person"

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-->'''CJ:''' I didn't get where I am today by [action/behavior].
-->'''CJ:'''
[action/behavior].\\
'''CJ:'''
Neither I, nor Mrs CJ, have ever [action].
-->'''Jimmy:'''
[action].\\
'''Jimmy:'''
Bit of a cock-up on the ____ front.
-->
front.\\
'''Tom:''' "I'm not really an ____ person"



[[folder:Other]]
* Who could forget: "[[RussianReversal In Soviet Russia]], [noun] [verb]s ''you!''"
** A slight case of BeamMeUpScotty in this case. Originally Yakov Smirnoff simply said "In Russia…"
* The Capitol Steps' "Lirty Dies" monologues begin: "There is nothing worse than [statement]. Let me say that again: there is wuthing nurse than [same statement with [[{{Spoonerism}} sweaters litched]]]."
* [[MemeticMutation [Adjective][noun] is]] [[ShapedLikeItself [same adjective]]] (Originally "Longcat is loooooooooong.")
* ''Series/TheLetterPeople'' "Hi, I'm [name], and my sound is the same sound that starts [adjective noun]."
* See also IWillShowYouX.
* Ken Dodd, stand-up comedian, had "What a beautiful day! What a beautiful day for [insert wild, weird, rude, reckless, or otherwise energetic activity here]!" (E.g. "What a beautiful day! What a beautiful day for running into a nudist camp blindfolded and trying to shake hands with everyone!")
* [[ShapedLikeItself X-ers gonna X.]]
* In Brazilian Portuguese dubs of foreign works (including anime, western animation, and Hollywood movies and TV), at some point viewers will hear:
-->Versão Brasileira (Brazilian version [by]): [name of dubbing studio][[note]]These include, but are by no means limited to: Cine Video, Herbert Richers, Álamo, Gota Mágica, and many others.[[/note]]
* [[Podcast/AsItOccursToMe You do the [gerund] and I'll do the jokes.]]
[[/folder]]

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[[folder:Other]]
* Who could forget: "[[RussianReversal In Soviet Russia]], [noun] [verb]s ''you!''"
** A slight case of BeamMeUpScotty in this case. Originally Yakov Smirnoff simply said "In Russia…"
* The Capitol Steps' "Lirty Dies" monologues begin: "There is nothing worse than [statement]. Let me say that again: there is wuthing nurse than [same statement with [[{{Spoonerism}} sweaters litched]]]."
* [[MemeticMutation [Adjective][noun] is]] [[ShapedLikeItself [same adjective]]] (Originally "Longcat is loooooooooong.")
* ''Series/TheLetterPeople'' "Hi, I'm [name], and my sound is the same sound that starts [adjective noun]."
* See also IWillShowYouX.
* Ken Dodd, stand-up comedian, had "What a beautiful day! What a beautiful day for [insert wild, weird, rude, reckless, or otherwise energetic activity here]!" (E.g. "What a beautiful day! What a beautiful day for running into a nudist camp blindfolded and trying to shake hands with everyone!")
* [[ShapedLikeItself X-ers gonna X.]]
* In Brazilian Portuguese dubs of foreign works (including anime, western animation, and Hollywood movies and TV), at some point viewers will hear:
-->Versão Brasileira (Brazilian version [by]): [name of dubbing studio][[note]]These include, but are by no means limited to: Cine Video, Herbert Richers, Álamo, Gota Mágica, and many others.[[/note]]
* [[Podcast/AsItOccursToMe You do the [gerund] and I'll do the jokes.]]
[[/folder]]



--> '''Some character (usually Pimp Lando)''': Why do you call it the evil <noun>?"
--> '''The Evil Guitarist''': 'Cause sometimes it does this.
--> ''(<noun> does something to injure [[ButtMonkey Mr. Smiles]], who walks on just for the occasion)''

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--> '''Some -->'''Some character (usually Pimp Lando)''': Lando):''' Why do you call it the evil <noun>?"
-->
<noun>?\\
'''The Evil Guitarist''': Guitarist:''' 'Cause sometimes it does this.
--> ''(<noun>
this.\\
''[<noun>
does something to injure [[ButtMonkey Mr. Smiles]], who walks on just for the occasion)''occasion]''



* ''WebOriginal/CinemaSins'' has several, including "X is a dick to Y", "[actor] isn't doing [something they're famous for] in this scene" (eg. "Liam Neeson isn't killing anyone in this scene"), "Visionary [genre] director rips off [classic film]", and "[[SarcasmMode No one will be seated]] during the [boring stuff happening] scene."

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* ''WebOriginal/CinemaSins'' ''WebVideo/CinemaSins'' has several, including "X is a dick to Y", "[actor] isn't doing [something they're famous for] in this scene" (eg. "Liam Neeson isn't killing anyone in this scene"), "Visionary [genre] director rips off [classic film]", and "[[SarcasmMode No one will be seated]] during the [boring stuff happening] scene."



* ''Podcast/AsItOccursToMe'': You do the [gerund] and I'll do the jokes.



** Homer's "Mmmmm… [food item or something that sounds like one]… * gurgling sound* "

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** Homer's "Mmmmm… "Mmmmm... [food item or something that sounds like one]… * gurgling sound* "one]... *gurgling sound*


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[[folder:Other]]
* Who could forget: "[[RussianReversal In Soviet Russia]], [noun] [verb]s ''you!''" A slight case of BeamMeUpScotty in this case. Originally Yakov Smirnoff simply said "In Russia..."
* The Capitol Steps' "Lirty Dies" monologues begin: "There is nothing worse than [statement]. Let me say that again: there is wuthing nurse than [same statement with [[{{Spoonerism}} sweaters litched]]]."
* [[MemeticMutation [Adjective][noun] is]] [[ShapedLikeItself [same adjective]]] (Originally "Longcat is loooooooooong.")
* ''Series/TheLetterPeople'' "Hi, I'm [name], and my sound is the same sound that starts [adjective noun]."
* See also IWillShowYouX.
* Ken Dodd, stand-up comedian, had "What a beautiful day! What a beautiful day for [insert wild, weird, rude, reckless, or otherwise energetic activity here]!" (E.g. "What a beautiful day! What a beautiful day for running into a nudist camp blindfolded and trying to shake hands with everyone!")
* [[ShapedLikeItself X-ers gonna X.]]
* In Brazilian Portuguese dubs of foreign works (including anime, western animation, and Hollywood movies and TV), at some point viewers will hear:
-->Versão Brasileira (Brazilian version [by]): [name of dubbing studio][[note]]These include, but are by no means limited to: Cine Video, Herbert Richers, Álamo, Gota Mágica, and many others.[[/note]]
[[/folder]]
19th Nov '16 4:50:29 PM Kartoonkid95
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}'': Slappy Squirrel has "You remind me of a very young [classic cartoon character]."
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