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18th Oct '17 12:27:37 PM DrFraud
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* ''Peter, Paul, and Mary''
18th Oct '17 12:23:27 PM DrFraud
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* ''Film/HarryAndTonto''

to:

* ''Film/HarryAndTonto''''Harry and Tonto''
27th Sep '17 4:28:52 AM tropower
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* ''Noughts and Crosses'' (AKA: Tic-Tac-Toe)



* ''J.J. and Jeff''

to:

* ''J.J. and Jeff''Jeff'' (North American version of a "celebrity game" that originally featured Kato-chan and Ken-chan)
22nd Aug '17 10:22:13 AM RisefromYourGrave
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* ''Webcomic/StickmanAndCube'' (later [[Subverted

to:

* ''Webcomic/StickmanAndCube'' (later [[Subverted[[SubvertedTrope subverted]])
* ''Webcomic/SweetBroAndHellaJeff''
* ''Webcomic/TriangleAndRobert''
* ''Webcomic/WallyAndOsborne''
* ''Webcomic/ZombieAndMummy''
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Web Original]]
* Podcast/IdleThumbs podcast humorously suggested a BuddyCopShow film version of ''VideoGame/ShadowOfTheColossus'' called ''Shadow and Colossus: Back in Action''.
* Wiki/TVTropes:
** AerithAndBob
** AliceAndBob
* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': [[http://whateleyacademy.net/index.php/original-timeline/362-toni-and-the-tiger Toni and the Tiger]]: There's a group called the Tigers, and Toni is dealing with one of them, so it's a singular Tiger.
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Western Animation]]
* ''[[WesternAnimation/AdventureTime Adventure Time with Finn and Jake]]''
* ''WesternAnimation/AnnaAndBella'', about two elderly sisters
* ''WesternAnimation/AugieDoggieAndDoggieDaddy''
* ''WesternAnimation/BeanyAndCecil''
* ''WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButtHead''
* ''WesternAnimation/BenAndHollysLittleKingdom''
* ''Blondie and Dagwood'' (Two TV specials based on the comic strip ''ComicStrip/{{Blondie}}'')
* ''WesternAnimation/BrandyAndMrWhiskers''
* ''WesternAnimation/CatDog''. It's about ConjoinedTwins (a cat and a dog) named [[ADogNamedDog Cat and Dog]], respectively.
* ''Literature/CharlieAndLola''
* ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDale'' (also an example of a PunnyName)
* ''Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse''
* ''WesternAnimation/CowAndChicken''
* ''WesternAnimation/DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines''
* ''WesternAnimation/DaveyAndGoliath''
* ''[[ComicStrip/DennisTheMenaceUK Dennis and Gnasher]]''
* ''WesternAnimation/EdgarAndEllen''
* ''WesternAnimation/FanboyAndChumChum''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones meet Rockula and Frankenstone'' (Halloween special)
** ''The New Fred and Barney Show'' (aired as part of ''Fred and Barney Meet The Thing''[[note]]Which later became ''Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo.[[/note]])
** ''WesternAnimation/ThePebblesAndBammBammShow''
* ''The Fox and the Crow'' (a series of animated shorts released by Columbia Pictures)
* ''WesternAnimation/GoldieAndBear''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy''
* ''WesternAnimation/HeckleAndJeckle''
* ''WesternAnimation/HermanAndKatnip''
* ''WesternAnimation/KatieAndOrbie''
* ''ComicBook/KaputAndZosky''
* The Random Cartoons short, ''Kyle + Rosemary''.
* ''WesternAnimation/LennyAndSid''
* ''WesternAnimation/LiloAndStitchTheSeries''
* ''Lippy the Lion and Hardy Har Har''
** ''Touché Turtle and Dum Dum''[[note]]Both were part of "The New Creator/HannaBarbera Cartoon Series".[[/note]]
* ''WesternAnimation/MaryKateAndAshleyInAction''
* ''WesternAnimation/MaxAndRuby''
* ''WesternAnimation/MayaAndMiguel''
* ''Meatballs and Spaghetti'', an obscure SaturdayMorningCartoon from 1982 about the two title characters, a husband-wife singing duo.[[note]]Yes, those are the main characters' names. [[NotMakingThisUpDisclaimer No, really, they are.]] "Meatballs" is the husband, and "Spaghetti" is the wife.[[/note]]
* ''WesternAnimation/NickAndNoel''
* ''WesternAnimation/OzzyAndDrix''
* ''WesternAnimation/PegPlusCat'' is a [[EdutainmentShow math-themed]] variation.
* ''WesternAnimation/PeterPotamus and So-So''
** Breezly and Sneezly
** Yippee, Yappee, and Yahooey
* ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb''
* ''WesternAnimation/PickleAndPeanut''
* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain''
* ''WesternAnimation/PunkinPussAndMushmouse''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheRenAndStimpyShow''
* ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty''
* ''WesternAnimation/RicochetRabbitAndDroopALongCoyote''
* ''Rude Dog and the Dweebs'' (Stars Rude Dog, the company mascot for Sun Sportswear.)
* ''[[WesternAnimation/RudolphTheRedNosedReindeer Rudolph]] and [[WesternAnimation/FrostyTheSnowman Frosty]]'s Christmas in July''
* ''Ruff and Reddy'' (also known as ''WesternAnimation/TheRuffAndReddyShow'')
* ''Samson & Goliath'' (later retitled "Young Samson")
* ''WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice''
* ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig''
* ''WesternAnimation/SarahAndDuck''
* ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndScrappyDoo''
* ''Sharky and George''
* ''WesternAnimation/ShimmerAndShine''
* ''WesternAnimation/SnooperAndBlabber''
* ''WesternAnimation/StrokerAndHoop''
* ''WesternAnimation/TimonAndPumbaa''
* ''WesternAnimation/TomAndJerry'' (both the human duo created by Van Beuren, and the more famous cat and mouse duo[[note]]as a result of the latter's success and popularity, the former were later renamed "Dick and Larry".[[/note]])
* ''WesternAnimation/TootAndPuddle''
* ''WesternAnimation/VictorAndHugo''
* ''WesternAnimation/WandaAndTheAlien''
* ''WesternAnimation/ZigAndSharko''
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Real Life]]
* Clothing store chain Abercrombie and Fitch
* In the UK, TV presenters Ant and Dec, who pretty much always appear together, and always with Ant on the left and Dec on the right for ease of identification.
* Baskin-Robbins ice cream
* Ben and Jerry ice cream
* Mike and Ike candy
* Numerous countries take this form:
** UsefulNotes/AntiguaAndBarbuda
** UsefulNotes/BosniaAndHerzegovina
** Saint Kitts and Nevis
** UsefulNotes/SaintVincentAndTheGrenadines
** São Tomé and Príncipe
** UsefulNotes/TrinidadAndTobago
** "The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland"
* Most law firms take this form as well.
* Many advertising agencies also use this trope.
* Salt and pepper (not the rap group mentioned above, but the condiments) are often referred to in this order.
* The Ringling Bros. / Barnum and Bailey Circus (with the "Barnum and Bailey" part itself an example)
* Scientists sometimes use a "mortar and pestle" when doing experiments.
* In the U.K., when people got to the beach, they will sometimes bring a "bucket and spade"[[note]]the latter word is chiefly used over there for a shovel. It's where the "spade" suit in playing cards comes from.[[/note]] (i.e., for making sand castles, etc.).
* Cookies and Cream (sometimes written as "cookies'n cream")
* Black & Decker, the original makers of the [[BrandNameTakeover DustBuster]]
* TwentiethCenturyFox was originally called "20th Century-Fox" (with a dash), which was originally the result of a merger between 20th Century Pictures (which first used the now famous fanfare), and Fox Films.
* Square Co. Ltd., and Enix Co. Ltd. merged in 2003 to become Creator/SquareEnix
* Pinball company Bally had owned Midway for some time, but in 1983, they merged to become Bally-Midway.[[note]]This was before they were bought out by Williams, who then changed its name to WMS Inc., with "Williams" "Bally", and "Midway" becoming brand names.[[/note]]
* A number of animation studios had taken this form including:
** Harman-Ising
** Creator/HannaBarbera
** Creator/RankinBass (originally founded as Videocraft International)
** Creator/DePatieFreleng Enterprises
** Creator/RubySpears
* Heatter-Quigley (normally made game shows, but are remembered by animation fans as the co-creators of WesternAnimation/WackyRaces)
* Goodson-Todman productions (later became Mark Goodson productions)[[note]]"This is [announcer] speaking for [game show], a Mark Goodson (-Bill Todman) production."[[/note]]
* Television production companies Lorimar and Telepictures merged together to form Lorimar-Telepictures before being acquired by Creator/WarnerBros Television.
* Speaking of Warner Bros., after merging with Seven Arts Productions, they were known for a while as "Warner Bros.-Seven Arts", with a distinctive "W7" logo.
* The two infamous feuding families, the Hatfields and the [=McCoys=]. [[note]]As with the salt and pepper entry, they're usually referred to in that order.[[/note]]
* Shields and Yarnell, a mime duo.
* For a while Universal Pictures was known as "Universal-International" (note the dash) after they merged with a company called "International Pictures". This name was discontinued once "Music Corporation of America" (MCA) bought out the company.
* Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) was the result of a three way merger between Metro Pictures, Goldwyn Pictures[[note]]The company that originally used the now famous lion logo.[[/note]], and Louis B. Mayer Productions.
[[/folder]]
----
-->'''[[Series/TheMuppetShow Waldorf]]:''' Hey, they left us out of this entry!\\
'''[[TheStinger Statler]]:''' I think they were trying to improve it.\\
'''[[Series/TheMuppetShow Waldorf]]:''' Only blanking it would do ''that''!\\
'''[[ThoseTwoGuys Both]]:''' [[MemeticMutation Do-ho-ho-ho-hoh!]]
----
21st Aug '17 9:44:51 PM RisefromYourGrave
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* Penn and Teller

to:

* Penn and TellerCreator/PennAndTeller



[[folder:Eastern Animation]]
* ''Animation/StitchAndAi''
[[/folder]]



* ''Webcomic/StickmanAndCube'' (later [[SubvertedTrope subverted]])
* ''Webcomic/SweetBroAndHellaJeff''
* ''Webcomic/TriangleAndRobert''
* ''Webcomic/WallyAndOsborne''
* ''Webcomic/ZombieAndMummy''
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Web Original]]
* Podcast/IdleThumbs podcast humorously suggested a BuddyCopShow film version of ''VideoGame/ShadowOfTheColossus'' called ''Shadow and Colossus: Back in Action''.
* Wiki/TVTropes:
** AerithAndBob
** AliceAndBob
* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': [[http://whateleyacademy.net/index.php/original-timeline/362-toni-and-the-tiger Toni and the Tiger]]: There's a group called the Tigers, and Toni is dealing with one of them, so it's a singular Tiger.
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Western Animation]]
* ''[[WesternAnimation/AdventureTime Adventure Time with Finn and Jake]]''
* ''WesternAnimation/AnnaAndBella'', about two elderly sisters
* ''WesternAnimation/AugieDoggieAndDoggieDaddy''
* ''WesternAnimation/BeanyAndCecil''
* ''WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButtHead''
* ''WesternAnimation/BenAndHollysLittleKingdom''
* ''Blondie and Dagwood'' (Two TV specials based on the comic strip ''ComicStrip/{{Blondie}}'')
* ''WesternAnimation/BrandyAndMrWhiskers''
* ''WesternAnimation/CatDog''. It's about ConjoinedTwins (a cat and a dog) named [[ADogNamedDog Cat and Dog]], respectively.
* ''Literature/CharlieAndLola''
* ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDale'' (also an example of a PunnyName)
* ''Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse''
* ''WesternAnimation/CowAndChicken''
* ''WesternAnimation/DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines''
* ''WesternAnimation/DaveyAndGoliath''
* ''[[ComicStrip/DennisTheMenaceUK Dennis and Gnasher]]''
* ''WesternAnimation/EdgarAndEllen''
* ''WesternAnimation/FanboyAndChumChum''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones meet Rockula and Frankenstone'' (Halloween special)
** ''The New Fred and Barney Show'' (aired as part of ''Fred and Barney Meet The Thing''[[note]]Which later became ''Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo.[[/note]])
** ''WesternAnimation/ThePebblesAndBammBammShow''
* ''The Fox and the Crow'' (a series of animated shorts released by Columbia Pictures)
* ''WesternAnimation/GoldieAndBear''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy''
* ''WesternAnimation/HeckleAndJeckle''
* ''WesternAnimation/HermanAndKatnip''
* ''WesternAnimation/KatieAndOrbie''
* ''ComicBook/KaputAndZosky''
* The Random Cartoons short, ''Kyle + Rosemary''.
* ''WesternAnimation/LennyAndSid''
* ''WesternAnimation/LiloAndStitchTheSeries''
* ''Lippy the Lion and Hardy Har Har''
** ''Touché Turtle and Dum Dum''[[note]]Both were part of "The New Creator/HannaBarbera Cartoon Series".[[/note]]
* ''WesternAnimation/MaryKateAndAshleyInAction''
* ''WesternAnimation/MaxAndRuby''
* ''WesternAnimation/MayaAndMiguel''
* ''Meatballs and Spaghetti'', an obscure SaturdayMorningCartoon from 1982 about the two title characters, a husband-wife singing duo.[[note]]Yes, those are the main characters' names. [[NotMakingThisUpDisclaimer No, really, they are.]] "Meatballs" is the husband, and "Spaghetti" is the wife.[[/note]]
* ''WesternAnimation/NickAndNoel''
* ''WesternAnimation/OzzyAndDrix''
* ''WesternAnimation/PegPlusCat'' is a [[EdutainmentShow math-themed]] variation.
* ''WesternAnimation/PeterPotamus and So-So''
** Breezly and Sneezly
** Yippee, Yappee, and Yahooey
* ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb''
* ''WesternAnimation/PickleAndPeanut''
* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain''
* ''WesternAnimation/PunkinPussAndMushmouse''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheRenAndStimpyShow''
* ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty''
* ''WesternAnimation/RicochetRabbitAndDroopALongCoyote''
* ''Rude Dog and the Dweebs'' (Stars Rude Dog, the company mascot for Sun Sportswear.)
* ''[[WesternAnimation/RudolphTheRedNosedReindeer Rudolph]] and [[WesternAnimation/FrostyTheSnowman Frosty]]'s Christmas in July''
* ''Ruff and Reddy'' (also known as ''WesternAnimation/TheRuffAndReddyShow'')
* ''Samson & Goliath'' (later retitled "Young Samson")
* ''WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice''
* ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig''
* ''WesternAnimation/SarahAndDuck''
* ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndScrappyDoo''
* ''Sharky and George''
* ''WesternAnimation/ShimmerAndShine''
* ''WesternAnimation/SnooperAndBlabber''
* ''WesternAnimation/StrokerAndHoop''
* ''WesternAnimation/TimonAndPumbaa''
* ''WesternAnimation/TomAndJerry'' (both the human duo created by Van Beuren, and the more famous cat and mouse duo[[note]]as a result of the latter's success and popularity, the former were later renamed "Dick and Larry".[[/note]])
* ''WesternAnimation/TootAndPuddle''
* ''WesternAnimation/VictorAndHugo''
* ''WesternAnimation/WandaAndTheAlien''
* ''WesternAnimation/ZigAndSharko''
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Real Life]]
* Clothing store chain Abercrombie and Fitch
* In the UK, TV presenters Ant and Dec, who pretty much always appear together, and always with Ant on the left and Dec on the right for ease of identification.
* Baskin-Robbins ice cream
* Ben and Jerry ice cream
* Mike and Ike candy
* Numerous countries take this form:
** UsefulNotes/AntiguaAndBarbuda
** UsefulNotes/BosniaAndHerzegovina
** Saint Kitts and Nevis
** UsefulNotes/SaintVincentAndTheGrenadines
** São Tomé and Príncipe
** UsefulNotes/TrinidadAndTobago
** "The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland"
* Most law firms take this form as well.
* Many advertising agencies also use this trope.
* Salt and pepper (not the rap group mentioned above, but the condiments) are often referred to in this order.
* The Ringling Bros. / Barnum and Bailey Circus (with the "Barnum and Bailey" part itself an example)
* Scientists sometimes use a "mortar and pestle" when doing experiments.
* In the U.K., when people got to the beach, they will sometimes bring a "bucket and spade"[[note]]the latter word is chiefly used over there for a shovel. It's where the "spade" suit in playing cards comes from.[[/note]] (i.e., for making sand castles, etc.).
* Cookies and Cream (sometimes written as "cookies'n cream")
* Black & Decker, the original makers of the [[BrandNameTakeover DustBuster]]
* TwentiethCenturyFox was originally called "20th Century-Fox" (with a dash), which was originally the result of a merger between 20th Century Pictures (which first used the now famous fanfare), and Fox Films.
* Square Co. Ltd., and Enix Co. Ltd. merged in 2003 to become Creator/SquareEnix
* Pinball company Bally had owned Midway for some time, but in 1983, they merged to become Bally-Midway.[[note]]This was before they were bought out by Williams, who then changed its name to WMS Inc., with "Williams" "Bally", and "Midway" becoming brand names.[[/note]]
* A number of animation studios had taken this form including:
** Harman-Ising
** Creator/HannaBarbera
** Creator/RankinBass (originally founded as Videocraft International)
** Creator/DePatieFreleng Enterprises
** Creator/RubySpears
* Heatter-Quigley (normally made game shows, but are remembered by animation fans as the co-creators of WesternAnimation/WackyRaces)
* Goodson-Todman productions (later became Mark Goodson productions)[[note]]"This is [announcer] speaking for [game show], a Mark Goodson (-Bill Todman) production."[[/note]]
* Television production companies Lorimar and Telepictures merged together to form Lorimar-Telepictures before being acquired by Creator/WarnerBros Television.
* Speaking of Warner Bros., after merging with Seven Arts Productions, they were known for a while as "Warner Bros.-Seven Arts", with a distinctive "W7" logo.
* The two infamous feuding families, the Hatfields and the [=McCoys=]. [[note]]As with the salt and pepper entry, they're usually referred to in that order.[[/note]]
* Shields and Yarnell, a mime duo.
* For a while Universal Pictures was known as "Universal-International" (note the dash) after they merged with a company called "International Pictures". This name was discontinued once "Music Corporation of America" (MCA) bought out the company.
* Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) was the result of a three way merger between Metro Pictures, Goldwyn Pictures[[note]]The company that originally used the now famous lion logo.[[/note]], and Louis B. Mayer Productions.
[[/folder]]
----
-->'''[[Series/TheMuppetShow Waldorf]]:''' Hey, they left us out of this entry!\\
'''[[TheStinger Statler]]:''' I think they were trying to improve it.\\
'''[[Series/TheMuppetShow Waldorf]]:''' Only blanking it would do ''that''!\\
'''[[ThoseTwoGuys Both]]:''' [[MemeticMutation Do-ho-ho-ho-hoh!]]
----

to:

* ''Webcomic/StickmanAndCube'' (later [[SubvertedTrope subverted]])
* ''Webcomic/SweetBroAndHellaJeff''
* ''Webcomic/TriangleAndRobert''
* ''Webcomic/WallyAndOsborne''
* ''Webcomic/ZombieAndMummy''
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Web Original]]
* Podcast/IdleThumbs podcast humorously suggested a BuddyCopShow film version of ''VideoGame/ShadowOfTheColossus'' called ''Shadow and Colossus: Back in Action''.
* Wiki/TVTropes:
** AerithAndBob
** AliceAndBob
* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': [[http://whateleyacademy.net/index.php/original-timeline/362-toni-and-the-tiger Toni and the Tiger]]: There's a group called the Tigers, and Toni is dealing with one of them, so it's a singular Tiger.
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Western Animation]]
* ''[[WesternAnimation/AdventureTime Adventure Time with Finn and Jake]]''
* ''WesternAnimation/AnnaAndBella'', about two elderly sisters
* ''WesternAnimation/AugieDoggieAndDoggieDaddy''
* ''WesternAnimation/BeanyAndCecil''
* ''WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButtHead''
* ''WesternAnimation/BenAndHollysLittleKingdom''
* ''Blondie and Dagwood'' (Two TV specials based on the comic strip ''ComicStrip/{{Blondie}}'')
* ''WesternAnimation/BrandyAndMrWhiskers''
* ''WesternAnimation/CatDog''. It's about ConjoinedTwins (a cat and a dog) named [[ADogNamedDog Cat and Dog]], respectively.
* ''Literature/CharlieAndLola''
* ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDale'' (also an example of a PunnyName)
* ''Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse''
* ''WesternAnimation/CowAndChicken''
* ''WesternAnimation/DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines''
* ''WesternAnimation/DaveyAndGoliath''
* ''[[ComicStrip/DennisTheMenaceUK Dennis and Gnasher]]''
* ''WesternAnimation/EdgarAndEllen''
* ''WesternAnimation/FanboyAndChumChum''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones meet Rockula and Frankenstone'' (Halloween special)
** ''The New Fred and Barney Show'' (aired as part of ''Fred and Barney Meet The Thing''[[note]]Which later became ''Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo.[[/note]])
** ''WesternAnimation/ThePebblesAndBammBammShow''
* ''The Fox and the Crow'' (a series of animated shorts released by Columbia Pictures)
* ''WesternAnimation/GoldieAndBear''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy''
* ''WesternAnimation/HeckleAndJeckle''
* ''WesternAnimation/HermanAndKatnip''
* ''WesternAnimation/KatieAndOrbie''
* ''ComicBook/KaputAndZosky''
* The Random Cartoons short, ''Kyle + Rosemary''.
* ''WesternAnimation/LennyAndSid''
* ''WesternAnimation/LiloAndStitchTheSeries''
* ''Lippy the Lion and Hardy Har Har''
** ''Touché Turtle and Dum Dum''[[note]]Both were part of "The New Creator/HannaBarbera Cartoon Series".[[/note]]
* ''WesternAnimation/MaryKateAndAshleyInAction''
* ''WesternAnimation/MaxAndRuby''
* ''WesternAnimation/MayaAndMiguel''
* ''Meatballs and Spaghetti'', an obscure SaturdayMorningCartoon from 1982 about the two title characters, a husband-wife singing duo.[[note]]Yes, those are the main characters' names. [[NotMakingThisUpDisclaimer No, really, they are.]] "Meatballs" is the husband, and "Spaghetti" is the wife.[[/note]]
* ''WesternAnimation/NickAndNoel''
* ''WesternAnimation/OzzyAndDrix''
* ''WesternAnimation/PegPlusCat'' is a [[EdutainmentShow math-themed]] variation.
* ''WesternAnimation/PeterPotamus and So-So''
** Breezly and Sneezly
** Yippee, Yappee, and Yahooey
* ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb''
* ''WesternAnimation/PickleAndPeanut''
* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain''
* ''WesternAnimation/PunkinPussAndMushmouse''
* ''WesternAnimation/TheRenAndStimpyShow''
* ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty''
* ''WesternAnimation/RicochetRabbitAndDroopALongCoyote''
* ''Rude Dog and the Dweebs'' (Stars Rude Dog, the company mascot for Sun Sportswear.)
* ''[[WesternAnimation/RudolphTheRedNosedReindeer Rudolph]] and [[WesternAnimation/FrostyTheSnowman Frosty]]'s Christmas in July''
* ''Ruff and Reddy'' (also known as ''WesternAnimation/TheRuffAndReddyShow'')
* ''Samson & Goliath'' (later retitled "Young Samson")
* ''WesternAnimation/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice''
* ''WesternAnimation/SanjayAndCraig''
* ''WesternAnimation/SarahAndDuck''
* ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndScrappyDoo''
* ''Sharky and George''
* ''WesternAnimation/ShimmerAndShine''
* ''WesternAnimation/SnooperAndBlabber''
* ''WesternAnimation/StrokerAndHoop''
* ''WesternAnimation/TimonAndPumbaa''
* ''WesternAnimation/TomAndJerry'' (both the human duo created by Van Beuren, and the more famous cat and mouse duo[[note]]as a result of the latter's success and popularity, the former were later renamed "Dick and Larry".[[/note]])
* ''WesternAnimation/TootAndPuddle''
* ''WesternAnimation/VictorAndHugo''
* ''WesternAnimation/WandaAndTheAlien''
* ''WesternAnimation/ZigAndSharko''
[[/folder]]

[[folder:Real Life]]
* Clothing store chain Abercrombie and Fitch
* In the UK, TV presenters Ant and Dec, who pretty much always appear together, and always with Ant on the left and Dec on the right for ease of identification.
* Baskin-Robbins ice cream
* Ben and Jerry ice cream
* Mike and Ike candy
* Numerous countries take this form:
** UsefulNotes/AntiguaAndBarbuda
** UsefulNotes/BosniaAndHerzegovina
** Saint Kitts and Nevis
** UsefulNotes/SaintVincentAndTheGrenadines
** São Tomé and Príncipe
** UsefulNotes/TrinidadAndTobago
** "The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland"
* Most law firms take this form as well.
* Many advertising agencies also use this trope.
* Salt and pepper (not the rap group mentioned above, but the condiments) are often referred to in this order.
* The Ringling Bros. / Barnum and Bailey Circus (with the "Barnum and Bailey" part itself an example)
* Scientists sometimes use a "mortar and pestle" when doing experiments.
* In the U.K., when people got to the beach, they will sometimes bring a "bucket and spade"[[note]]the latter word is chiefly used over there for a shovel. It's where the "spade" suit in playing cards comes from.[[/note]] (i.e., for making sand castles, etc.).
* Cookies and Cream (sometimes written as "cookies'n cream")
* Black & Decker, the original makers of the [[BrandNameTakeover DustBuster]]
* TwentiethCenturyFox was originally called "20th Century-Fox" (with a dash), which was originally the result of a merger between 20th Century Pictures (which first used the now famous fanfare), and Fox Films.
* Square Co. Ltd., and Enix Co. Ltd. merged in 2003 to become Creator/SquareEnix
* Pinball company Bally had owned Midway for some time, but in 1983, they merged to become Bally-Midway.[[note]]This was before they were bought out by Williams, who then changed its name to WMS Inc., with "Williams" "Bally", and "Midway" becoming brand names.[[/note]]
* A number of animation studios had taken this form including:
** Harman-Ising
** Creator/HannaBarbera
** Creator/RankinBass (originally founded as Videocraft International)
** Creator/DePatieFreleng Enterprises
** Creator/RubySpears
* Heatter-Quigley (normally made game shows, but are remembered by animation fans as the co-creators of WesternAnimation/WackyRaces)
* Goodson-Todman productions (later became Mark Goodson productions)[[note]]"This is [announcer] speaking for [game show], a Mark Goodson (-Bill Todman) production."[[/note]]
* Television production companies Lorimar and Telepictures merged together to form Lorimar-Telepictures before being acquired by Creator/WarnerBros Television.
* Speaking of Warner Bros., after merging with Seven Arts Productions, they were known for a while as "Warner Bros.-Seven Arts", with a distinctive "W7" logo.
* The two infamous feuding families, the Hatfields and the [=McCoys=]. [[note]]As with the salt and pepper entry, they're usually referred to in that order.[[/note]]
* Shields and Yarnell, a mime duo.
* For a while Universal Pictures was known as "Universal-International" (note the dash) after they merged with a company called "International Pictures". This name was discontinued once "Music Corporation of America" (MCA) bought out the company.
* Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) was the result of a three way merger between Metro Pictures, Goldwyn Pictures[[note]]The company that originally used the now famous lion logo.[[/note]], and Louis B. Mayer Productions.
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-->'''[[Series/TheMuppetShow Waldorf]]:''' Hey, they left us out of this entry!\\
'''[[TheStinger Statler]]:''' I think they were trying to improve it.\\
'''[[Series/TheMuppetShow Waldorf]]:''' Only blanking it would do ''that''!\\
'''[[ThoseTwoGuys Both]]:''' [[MemeticMutation Do-ho-ho-ho-hoh!]]
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14th Aug '17 4:07:50 PM Willbyr
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6th Aug '17 4:09:40 PM TropesForever
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If one of the names is mostly irrelevant, see {{Garfunkel}}.

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If one of the names is mostly irrelevant, see {{Garfunkel}}.
LesserStar.
5th Aug '17 5:58:21 AM jormis29
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* Ed Lover and Doctor Dre[[note]]real name: Andre Brown; [[NamesTheSame not to be confused with]] Andre Young, also known as Dr. Dre (also note the difference in how "doctor" is written).[[/note]], hosts of Yo! MTV Raps.

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* Ed Lover and Doctor Dre[[note]]real name: Andre Brown; [[NamesTheSame not to be confused with]] Andre Young, also known as Dr. Dre Music/DrDre (also note the difference in how "doctor" is written).[[/note]], hosts of Yo! MTV Raps.
2nd Aug '17 6:13:10 PM nombretomado
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Well, TheNounAndTheNoun [[XMeetsY meets]] CharacterTitle. Usually the title characters are either lovers or HeterosexualLifePartners. This is also a standard title form for {{Buddy Cop Show}}s. It's also the obvious choice for a SketchShow starring a [[DoubleActsAndGroups Double Act]].

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Well, TheNounAndTheNoun [[XMeetsY [[JustForFun/XMeetsY meets]] CharacterTitle. Usually the title characters are either lovers or HeterosexualLifePartners. This is also a standard title form for {{Buddy Cop Show}}s. It's also the obvious choice for a SketchShow starring a [[DoubleActsAndGroups Double Act]].
4th Jul '17 10:13:35 AM nombretomado
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* ''Peaches and Herb''[[note]]There have been seven different singers who have performed with Herb as "Peaches", although (according to TheOtherWiki), "Peaches" was an actual nickname used by the first one.[[/note]]

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* ''Peaches and Herb''[[note]]There have been seven different singers who have performed with Herb as "Peaches", although (according to TheOtherWiki), Wiki/TheOtherWiki), "Peaches" was an actual nickname used by the first one.[[/note]]
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