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11th Dec '17 8:42:04 PM Malady
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* Moose County, from TheCatWho books, is "400 miles north of everywhere," and is described as an idyllic but boring rural location. The locals insist that crime is something that happens "Down Below," as they refer to the rest of the U.S., despite the fact that Moose County seems to have a per capita murder rate to rival [[Series/MurderSheWrote Cabot Cove]] or [[Literature/MissMarple St. Mary Meade]].

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* Moose County, from TheCatWho Literature/TheCatWho books, is "400 miles north of everywhere," and is described as an idyllic but boring rural location. The locals insist that crime is something that happens "Down Below," as they refer to the rest of the U.S., despite the fact that Moose County seems to have a per capita murder rate to rival [[Series/MurderSheWrote Cabot Cove]] or [[Literature/MissMarple St. Mary Meade]].
14th Nov '17 7:08:05 PM DustSnitch
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* Hawkins is an [[EverytownAmerica anonymous, sleepy small town]], so those locals who happen to appear in ''Series/StrangerThings'' are unlikely to believe a supernatural GovernmentConspiracy. Things are so uneventful the chief of police waves off a woman's concerns about her missing son and a reporter goes on TV to describe Hawkins as "a safe town where nothing ever happens."
-->''"This is Hawkins. You wanna know the worst thing thatís ever happened here in the four years Iíve been working here? The worst thing was when an owl attacked Eleanor Gillespie's head because it thought that her hair was a nest."''
15th Sep '17 12:59:45 PM fruitstripegum
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* In ''WesternAnimation/VictorAndValentino'', this is Victor's opinion of Monte Macabre. He's quickly proven wrong when he and his half-brother Valentino fall into an underground labyrinth, and have to work together in order to get out.
31st Jul '17 2:47:56 AM Piterpicher
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* The opening scene of ''[[WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers Galaxy Rangers]]'' episode "Galaxy Stranger." Ten years later, Mandell and company lifted the speech nearly verbatim and put it in an episode of PrincessGwenevereAndTheJewelRiders as a ShoutOut.

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* The opening scene of ''[[WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers Galaxy Rangers]]'' episode "Galaxy Stranger." Ten years later, Mandell and company lifted the speech nearly verbatim and put it in an episode of PrincessGwenevereAndTheJewelRiders ''WesternAnimation/PrincessGwenevereAndTheJewelRiders'' as a ShoutOut.
18th Jul '17 5:48:53 PM snichols1973
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* [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] in Film/SupermanII where the reporter is broadcasting in the small, obscure town of East Houston, Idaho, when the invading Zod, Ursa, and Non lay waste to the town, and even the Army is no match for the three Kryptonian rebels.
18th Jul '17 5:31:44 PM snichols1973
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* Kokaua Town, in Kauai, Hawaii, the home setting of Disney/LiloAndStitch, starts out more or less like this, and then everything changes when Experiment 626, a.k.a. Stitch, a fugitive alien experiment lands on the island, who is pursued by Jumba and Captain Gantu, with Jumba and Stitch initially destroying Nani's and Lilo's house, and offering to rebuild it after the Grand Councilwoman sentences Stitch, Jumba, Pleakley, and Gantu to exile on Earth; applies to the film and its sequels as well as the TV series. [[/folder]]
4th Jun '17 5:53:42 PM jormis29
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* In ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn'', Connie (Creator/CaroleLombard) says this word for word, and Creator/ClarkGable walks in to change everything.

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* In ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn'', ''Film/{{No Man of Her Own|1932}}'', Connie (Creator/CaroleLombard) says this word for word, and Creator/ClarkGable walks in to change everything.
29th May '17 11:05:48 AM mariofan1000
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4th May '17 3:43:17 PM LongTallShorty64
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* In ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn'', Connie says this word for word, and Creator/ClarkGable walks in to change everything.

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* In ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn'', Connie (Creator/CaroleLombard) says this word for word, and Creator/ClarkGable walks in to change everything.
4th May '17 3:42:23 PM LongTallShorty64
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* In ''Film/NoManOfHerOWn'', Connie says this word for word, and Creator/ClarkGable walks in to change everything.

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* In ''Film/NoManOfHerOWn'', ''Film/NoManOfHerOwn'', Connie says this word for word, and Creator/ClarkGable walks in to change everything.
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