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8th Jan '16 5:03:36 PM nombretomado
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* In SpiderRobinson's ''The Free Lunch'', when the protagonists notice that there's something very odd about some of the attendees at the theme park where they live, their initial deduction is aliens. [[AuthorAppeal This being Spider Robinson]], however, they're actually time travellers.
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* In SpiderRobinson's Creator/SpiderRobinson's ''The Free Lunch'', when the protagonists notice that there's something very odd about some of the attendees at the theme park where they live, their initial deduction is aliens. [[AuthorAppeal This being Spider Robinson]], however, they're actually time travellers.
2nd Oct '15 3:35:14 PM marcoasalazarm
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones'' has Fred and Barney trying to help a pop-music group that has an "alien" gimmick get to the concert, at the same time that the radio announcer uses an ad [[WhatAnIdiot that says nothing more that "the aliens are coming! Run!"]] [[YouMayPanicNow in a very dramatic and alarming]] ''WarOfTheWorlds''-style fashion, and ''this'' makes the rest of Bedrock pull out the TorchesAndPitchforks.
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones'' has Fred and Barney trying to help a pop-music group that has an "alien" gimmick get to the concert, at the same time that the radio announcer uses an ad [[WhatAnIdiot that says nothing more that "the aliens are coming! Run!"]] [[YouMayPanicNow in a very dramatic and alarming]] ''WarOfTheWorlds''-style ''Radio/WarOfTheWorlds''-style fashion, and ''this'' makes the rest of Bedrock pull out the TorchesAndPitchforks.
2nd Oct '15 3:34:26 PM marcoasalazarm
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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheAvengers2012'' where Bruce Banner as the Hulk falls on a warehouse, half-destroys it and becomes human again. There, he speaks to an old man, a security guard, who believes Bruce is some sort of alien. The security guard is played by Harry Dean Stanton, who was in Film/{{Alien}}.
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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheAvengers2012'' where Bruce Banner as the Hulk falls on a warehouse, half-destroys it and becomes human again. There, he speaks to an old man, a security guard, who believes Bruce is some sort of alien. The security guard is played by Harry Dean Stanton, [[ActorAllusion who was in Film/{{Alien}}.in]] ''Film/{{Alien}}''.

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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones'' has Fred and Barney trying to help a pop-music group that has an "alien" gimmick get to the concert, at the same time that the radio announcer uses an ad [[WhatAnIdiot that says nothing more that "the aliens are coming! Run!"]] [[YouMayPanicNow in a very dramatic and alarming]] ''WarOfTheWorlds''-style fashion, and ''this'' makes the rest of Bedrock pull out the TorchesAndPitchforks.
25th Sep '15 11:31:12 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* [[TheCutie Rena]] from ''VisualNovel/HigurashiNoNakuKoroNi'' mistook her friends for aliens in "The Atonement" chapter. [[spoiler: Of course, she was at best, at lv.4 [[HatePlague Hinamizawa Syndrome]].]]
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* [[TheCutie Rena]] from ''VisualNovel/HigurashiNoNakuKoroNi'' ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry'' mistook her friends for aliens in "The Atonement" chapter. [[spoiler: Of course, she was at best, at lv.4 [[HatePlague Hinamizawa Syndrome]].]]
16th Aug '15 2:54:14 AM Morgenthaler
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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheAvengers'' where Bruce Banner as the Hulk falls on a warehouse, half-destroys it and becomes human again. There, he speaks to an old man, a security guard, who believes Bruce is some sort of alien. The security guard is played by Harry Dean Stanton, who was in Film/{{Alien}}.
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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheAvengers'' ''Film/TheAvengers2012'' where Bruce Banner as the Hulk falls on a warehouse, half-destroys it and becomes human again. There, he speaks to an old man, a security guard, who believes Bruce is some sort of alien. The security guard is played by Harry Dean Stanton, who was in Film/{{Alien}}.
6th Aug '15 2:02:22 PM DaibhidC
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* In the ''Literature/DoctorWhoNewAdventures'' novel ''Death and Diplomacy'', Franchise/BerniceSummerfield, in an alien culture which has a wide range of races but no known contact with Earth, meets a guy who looks completely humanoid but, to an experienced traveller like her, his body language and so on is clearly off. Her future husband Jason Kane plays along for a while before making some sarcastic comments about being patronising to the natives.
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* In the ''Literature/DoctorWhoNewAdventures'' novel ''Death and Diplomacy'', Franchise/BerniceSummerfield, in an alien culture which has a wide range of races but no known contact with Earth, meets a guy who looks completely humanoid but, to an experienced traveller like her, his body language and so on is clearly off. Her This is her future husband Jason Kane Kane, who plays along for a while before making some sarcastic comments about being patronising to the natives.
6th Aug '15 1:59:36 PM DaibhidC
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* In the ''Literature/DoctorWhoExpandedUniverse'' novel ''Death and Diplomacy'', Franchise/BerniceSummerfield, in an alien culture which has a wide range of races but no known contact with Earth, meets a guy who looks completely humanoid but, to an experienced traveller like her, his body language and so on is clearly off. Her future husband Jason Kane plays along for a while before making some sarcastic comments about being patronising to the natives.
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* In the ''Literature/DoctorWhoExpandedUniverse'' ''Literature/DoctorWhoNewAdventures'' novel ''Death and Diplomacy'', Franchise/BerniceSummerfield, in an alien culture which has a wide range of races but no known contact with Earth, meets a guy who looks completely humanoid but, to an experienced traveller like her, his body language and so on is clearly off. Her future husband Jason Kane plays along for a while before making some sarcastic comments about being patronising to the natives.
6th Aug '15 1:58:55 PM DaibhidC
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* In the ''Literature/DoctorWhoExpandedUniverse'' novel ''Death and Diplomacy'', Franchise/BerniceSummerfield, in an alien culture which has a wide range of races but no known contact with Earth, meets a guy who looks completely humanoid but, to an experienced traveller like her, his body language and so on is clearly off. Her future husband Jason Kane plays along for a while before making some sarcastic comments about being patronising to the natives.
6th Aug '15 1:48:30 PM DaibhidC
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* Depending on your definition of "another world", the fact Rincewind twice (''Discworld/{{Eric}}'' and ''Discworld/TheLastContinent'') appears in a summoning circle and is therefore assumed to be a demon probably counts.
10th Jul '15 2:14:53 PM Kakai
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* In ''Film/BigGame'', the first question Oskari asks Moore is what planet he's from, and the second is whether he comes in peace. While the escape pod does look like a space capsule, it has big USAF written on it, which should tip the kid off.
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