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16th Nov '16 4:35:57 PM CJCroen1393
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* Inverted with another old wives' tale regarding sleep--sleeping while suffering a concussion. Many folks claim that if you suffer a concussion, you have to stay awake because falling asleep will cause you to slip into a coma. In reality, sleep (or rest in general) is actually one of the best treatments for a concussion; being too active will only strain your brain and make the condition worse, resting your brain will help speed up recovery.
15th Nov '16 7:27:45 PM CJCroen1393
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'' has Dexter's dad wandering into his secret lab which was filled with dangerous machines and experiments. The most amusing part is that his dad claims he is a light sleeper yet all the machinery and lasers don't wake him up - a simple thing like Dexter shutting a door does.

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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'' has Dexter's dad wandering into his secret lab which was filled with dangerous machines and experiments. The most amusing part is that his dad claims he is a light sleeper yet all the machinery and lasers don't wake him up - a simple thing like Dexter shutting a door does. Interestingly, this episode has a legitimate justification for Dexter not waking up his dad: He doesn't want him to see his secret laboratory.
15th Nov '16 7:20:13 PM CJCroen1393
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* Also averted in an episode of ''Series/HannahMontana''. When Miley starts sleepwalking, her friends and brother repeatedly try to wake her up so that she stops, but for the most part she keeps doing it. At one point, her brother Jackson comments that you're "supposed to wake a sleepwalker ''gently''".


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* Inverted with another old wives' tale regarding sleep--sleeping while suffering a concussion. Many folks claim that if you suffer a concussion, you have to stay awake because falling asleep will cause you to slip into a coma. In reality, sleep (or rest in general) is actually one of the best treatments for a concussion; being too active will only strain your brain and make the condition worse, resting your brain will help speed up recovery.
28th Oct '16 1:35:51 PM nombretomado
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* Averted on an episode of GilligansIsland. The Professor has no problem snapping his fingers to wake up a sleepwalking Gilligan despite Skipper's protests. Gilligan wakes up only slightly disoriented, which is practically normal [[TheDitz for Gilligan.]]

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* Averted on an episode of GilligansIsland.''Series/GilligansIsland''. The Professor has no problem snapping his fingers to wake up a sleepwalking Gilligan despite Skipper's protests. Gilligan wakes up only slightly disoriented, which is practically normal [[TheDitz for Gilligan.]]
18th Sep '16 7:41:53 PM nombretomado
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* One ''[[ArchieComics Archie]]'' comic has Jughead, for some unexplained reason, sleepwalk through almost all of his entire school day. To avoid waking him up, the teachers give all of their students tests. During lunch, Jughead stays asleep but eats the food off of everyone's trays. He eventually wakes up when the school bell rings, suffering from no ill effects. The other students aren't very happy.

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* One ''[[ArchieComics ''[[Franchise/ArchieComics Archie]]'' comic has Jughead, for some unexplained reason, sleepwalk through almost all of his entire school day. To avoid waking him up, the teachers give all of their students tests. During lunch, Jughead stays asleep but eats the food off of everyone's trays. He eventually wakes up when the school bell rings, suffering from no ill effects. The other students aren't very happy.
20th Aug '16 2:16:15 PM LadyEvil
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* Averted on an episode of GilligansIsland. The Professor has no problem snapping his fingers to wake up a sleepwalking Gilligan despite Skipper's protests. Gilligan wakes up only slightly disoriented, which is practically normal [[TheDitz for Gilligan.]]
3rd Jul '16 3:27:24 PM HarryLovesHermione
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* In ''Film/StepBrothers'', both lead ManChild characters are mischievous, almost sentient, sleepwalkers. Nancy warns Robert to not wake them up, but after their sleepwalking gets out of hand on Christmas Eve (including bring the tree in their parents' bedroom), Robert finally tries to shake them awake; they promptly beat him up, carry him, and toss him down the hallway stairs.

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* In ''Film/StepBrothers'', both lead ManChild characters are mischievous, almost sentient, sleepwalkers. Nancy warns Robert to not wake them up, but after their sleepwalking gets out of hand on Christmas Eve (including bring bringing the tree in their parents' bedroom), Robert finally tries to shake them awake; they promptly beat him up, carry him, and toss him down the hallway stairs.
3rd Jul '16 3:26:48 PM HarryLovesHermione
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* In ''Film/StepBrothers'', both lead ManChild characters are mischievous, almost sentient, sleepwalkers. Nancy warns Robert to not wake them up, but after their sleepwalking gets out of hand on Christmas Eve (including bring the tree in their parents' bedroom), Robert finally tries to shake them awake; they promptly beat him up, carry him, and toss him down the hallway stairs.
21st Jun '16 2:23:53 AM AJSthe2nd
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* This was the main plot point of the ''WesternAnimation/TheAngryBeavers'' episode "[[Recap/TheAngryBeaversE26FoodOfTheClods Food of the Clods]]".

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* This was the main plot point of the ''WesternAnimation/TheAngryBeavers'' episode "[[Recap/TheAngryBeaversE26FoodOfTheClods Food of the Clods]]". Although somewhat subverted in that the instant things get really dangerous Dag decides it's not worth the risk and tries to wake Norb anyway, but he's too deep to be woken.
19th Jun '16 10:47:30 AM thatother1dude
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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/DextersLab'' has Dexter's dad wandering into his secret lab which was filled with dangerous machines and experiments. The most amusing part is that his dad claims he is a light sleeper yet all the machinery and lasers don't wake him up - a simple thing like Dexter shutting a door does.

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* One episode of ''WesternAnimation/DextersLab'' ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'' has Dexter's dad wandering into his secret lab which was filled with dangerous machines and experiments. The most amusing part is that his dad claims he is a light sleeper yet all the machinery and lasers don't wake him up - a simple thing like Dexter shutting a door does.
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