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17th Feb '18 11:22:59 PM nombretomado
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* Virginia in ''RaisingHope'' does this pretty much every episode, and the rest of the family often ends up contributing too.

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* Virginia in ''RaisingHope'' ''Series/RaisingHope'' does this pretty much every episode, and the rest of the family often ends up contributing too.
29th Jan '18 9:28:10 AM Conradus
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** Granny Weatherwax: "Get me an alligator sandwich, and mske it quick!"
5th Jan '18 9:46:01 PM Vir
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** Aelita did it a couple of times during the time following her being brought into the real world. One memorable one was when she told Jeremie that he was "as stubborn as a fool" during an argument about her DJing the school dance. He corrects her, saying "It's stubborn as a mule!" but hers ''does'' make some sense.

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** Aelita did it a couple of times during the time following her being brought into the real world. One memorable one was when she told Jeremie that he was "as stubborn as a fool" during an argument about her DJing [=DJing=] the school dance. He corrects her, saying "It's stubborn as a mule!" but hers ''does'' make some sense.
3rd Jan '18 8:28:10 AM TwilightLord
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* It's common to hear stories of signs or otherwise reading "We apologise for any [[PottyFailure incontinence]] caused" instead of "inconvenience".
25th Dec '17 4:37:39 PM TwilightLord
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* A 1990s TV ad had a girl inviting the audience to "Call the shaggy octopus for a stale cart of giant yams." After she's given a pair of glasses: "Come to the Shopko Optical Center for a state-of-the-art eye exam."
13th Dec '17 9:18:09 AM TwilightLord
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* Goofy in the ''Franchise/KingdomHearts'' games does this occasionally, such as saying "muddling" instead of "meddling" and "traffic system" instead of "transit system". In ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsBirthBySleep'', [[WesternAnimation/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs Doc]] does it too, just like in the original movie.
** Pete is also prone to them in ''[[VideoGame/KingdomHeartsCoded Kingdom Hearts Re:coded]]'' due to his unfamiliarity with computing terms, resulting in him coming up with words like "data-matronics".



* Senor Cardgage on ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'', who can just ''never'' decide on what to say.

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* Senor Cardgage on ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'', who can just ''never'' decide on what to say. This originated from his conception as "creepy-comb-over Strong Bad", which was Strong Bad's imagination of what he would be like if he wasn't the "stylish, buff, handsome man in a wrestling mask" that he is. One of CCOSB's {{character tic}}s was that he would "say some cool phrase that's almost one word and not quite another".
13th Dec '17 9:08:04 AM TwilightLord
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* Redd White from ''VisualNovel/AceAttorney'', who would bungle words in order to make himself seem more impressive.

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* Redd White from ''VisualNovel/AceAttorney'', who would bungle words in order to make himself seem more impressive. (This is a {{Woolseyism}} - in the original Japanese, he speaks GratuitousEnglish.)
13th Dec '17 8:58:59 AM TwilightLord
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--->'''Blackadder''': "...and the Pauper", sir.
--->'''George''': Oh yes, of course. [[SustainedMisunderstanding The Prince and the Porpoise and the Pauper.]]
11th Dec '17 10:10:30 AM MikeW
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** In one issue, a fellow warrior notes you can always tell when Lucullan is truly angry as "it's the one time he actually talks sense."
10th Dec '17 10:40:51 AM thatother1dude
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'':
--> '''Joey Mousepad:''' What if management remains intragnisant[[labelnote:*]]Likely trying to say "Intransigent", meaning "inflexible" or "uncompromising".[[/labelnote]]?\\
'''Donbot:''' From the context, it is clear what you mean.
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