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11th Mar '17 3:03:07 PM nombretomado
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* ''Film/{{Water 1985}}''. After blowing up a well and nearly throttling MichaelCaine to death, the mercenary commander leaves him his card. "[[PrivateMilitaryContractors If you are in need of an army]], just call."

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* ''Film/{{Water 1985}}''. After blowing up a well and nearly throttling MichaelCaine Creator/MichaelCaine to death, the mercenary commander leaves him his card. "[[PrivateMilitaryContractors If you are in need of an army]], just call."
18th Feb '17 1:47:42 AM Veanne
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* The vigilante duo [[PunnyName Guinea and Pig]] from ''Webcomic/TryingHuman'' hand one of these to Hue after [[BigDamnHeroes rescuing him]] and his friend form a crazed [[MenInBlack agent]].
15th Jan '17 8:48:24 AM ZimFan89
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* At one point in ''Fanfic/TheNewAdventuresOfInvaderZim'', an impressed [[OurVampiresAreDifferent Norlock]] gives a card to [[EnfantTerrible Gaz]], in case she ever wants [[EvilMentor mentoring]].
4th Dec '16 1:34:41 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/MeanGirls'': "Kevin Gnapoor: Math Enthusiast/ {{Badass}} MC"

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* ''Film/MeanGirls'': "Kevin Gnapoor: Math Enthusiast/ {{Badass}} Badass MC"
14th Nov '16 7:24:02 PM nombretomado
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* In ''KatawaShoujo'', on Shizune's route, her father gives Hisao his card when they meet, prompting Hisao to note how prepared he is.

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* In ''KatawaShoujo'', ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo'', on Shizune's route, her father gives Hisao his card when they meet, prompting Hisao to note how prepared he is.
5th Nov '16 12:24:42 PM nombretomado
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* Used hilariously in ''InLivingColor'' with ''Funky Finger Productions'', two shady entrepreneurs who would burst into meetings, trying to sell whatever they had at the time. David Alan Grier's character would offer his card and start rummaging around in his coat, then all of a sudden Tommy Davidson would whip out a card inches from the target's face and shout "BAM!!"

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* Used hilariously in ''InLivingColor'' ''Series/InLivingColor'' with ''Funky Finger Productions'', two shady entrepreneurs who would burst into meetings, trying to sell whatever they had at the time. David Alan Grier's character would offer his card and start rummaging around in his coat, then all of a sudden Tommy Davidson would whip out a card inches from the target's face and shout "BAM!!"



* Classic western ''HaveGunWillTravel'' was named for the advertisement on the main character's business card.

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* Classic western ''HaveGunWillTravel'' ''Series/HaveGunWillTravel'' was named for the advertisement on the main character's business card.
2nd Nov '16 7:52:43 AM WillBGood
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* ''Literature/Fablehaven'': One of the minor villains gives Seth and Kendra some fake business cards to trick them into stealing [[spoiler: a demon.]]

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* ''Literature/Fablehaven'': ''Literature/{{Fablehaven}}'': One of the minor villains gives Seth and Kendra some fake business cards to trick them into stealing [[spoiler: a demon.]]


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29th Oct '16 9:29:40 AM nombretomado
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* ''TheGoonShow'' parodies this a few more times, eg:

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* ''TheGoonShow'' ''Radio/TheGoonShow'' parodies this a few more times, eg:
7th Sep '16 1:45:53 AM PaulA
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* Creator/PhilipJoseFarmer had a business card that described him as an "Unreal Estate Agent and Stock Baroquer", claimed to have choice lots available in "{{Ruritania}}, [[Creator/JamesBranchCabell Poictesme]], [[KurtVonnegut Illium]], [[CthulhuMythos R'lyeh]], [[Literature/JohnCarterOfMars Barsoom]], Literature/MiddleEarth, [[RobinHood Hallamshire]], and [[Literature/TheWonderfulWizardOfOz Oz]]", offered shares in the "[[Franchise/DocSavage Hidaglo]] Trading Company", and said he could be reached care of "[[{{Tarzan}} Lord Greystoke]], Nairobi, Kenya".

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* Creator/PhilipJoseFarmer had a business card that described him as an "Unreal Estate Agent and Stock Baroquer", claimed to have choice lots available in "{{Ruritania}}, [[Creator/JamesBranchCabell Poictesme]], [[KurtVonnegut [[Creator/KurtVonnegut Illium]], [[CthulhuMythos [[Franchise/CthulhuMythos R'lyeh]], [[Literature/JohnCarterOfMars Barsoom]], Literature/MiddleEarth, [[RobinHood [[Myth/RobinHood Hallamshire]], and [[Literature/TheWonderfulWizardOfOz Oz]]", offered shares in the "[[Franchise/DocSavage Hidaglo]] Trading Company", and said he could be reached care of "[[{{Tarzan}} "[[Franchise/{{Tarzan}} Lord Greystoke]], Nairobi, Kenya".
5th Aug '16 9:28:15 AM CaptainCrawdad
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* Most of the characters in ''Film/AmericanPsycho'' have very nice business cards, and are quite devoted to them. More so in the film than the book. They each only carry the one business card in their card holders, which makes their use of the card holders at all even more conspicuous.

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* Most of the characters in ''Film/AmericanPsycho'' have very nice ''Film/AmericanPsycho'': Patrick Bateman and his fellow yuppies treat their business cards, and are quite devoted to them. More so in the film than the book. They cards with [[SeriousBusiness ludicrous gravity]]. In one scene, they take turns one-upping each only carry the one other's business card in their card holders, which makes their use cards. In spite of the fact that their cards all look almost identical, the yuppies pore over the minute differences in font and card holders at all even more conspicuous.stock with reverence. When Bateman's card gets bested by another yuppy, he nearly has a breakdown and resolves to kill the man.



* Common in SherlockHolmes stories (as it was common in RealLife in that period). For example, Charles Augustus Milverton leaves his calling card.

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* Common in SherlockHolmes stories (as it was common in RealLife in that period). For example, stories, appropriately enough for the Victorian setting.
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Charles Augustus Milverton leaves his calling card.
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