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6th Feb '16 6:14:26 PM jormis29
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* In a ''LazyTown'' episode, Robbie Rotten, disguised as a pirate, pulls out his grocery list instead of the treasure map.

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* In a ''LazyTown'' ''Series/LazyTown'' episode, Robbie Rotten, disguised as a pirate, pulls out his grocery list instead of the treasure map.



* An episode of ''WelcomeBackKotter'' had Mr. Kotter accused of sexually harassing a student. (Actually, she fainted due to a fad diet she had been on and Mr. Kotter was just trying to help her get up.) The Sweathogs wanted the girl in question to sign a confession stating that Kotter hadn't done anything. Horshach wrote the confession on the back of a grocery list and read that to her at first.

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* An episode of ''WelcomeBackKotter'' ''Series/WelcomeBackKotter'' had Mr. Kotter accused of sexually harassing a student. (Actually, she fainted due to a fad diet she had been on and Mr. Kotter was just trying to help her get up.) The Sweathogs wanted the girl in question to sign a confession stating that Kotter hadn't done anything. Horshach wrote the confession on the back of a grocery list and read that to her at first.



* ''In KenanAndKel'' when the Hammer escaped prison and wanted revenge on Kenan.

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* ''In KenanAndKel'' In ''Series/KenanAndKel'' when the Hammer escaped prison and wanted revenge on Kenan.



-->'''Scott:''' ''(leafing through the book)'' Salmon. Moutarde. Creme ''Fraiche''. What ''is'' this?
-->'''Allison:''' ''(sighs)'' A recipe. It's a cookbook.
* Subverted in ''ParksAndRecreation'' when Andy Dwyer reads a note that sounds like a misplaced grocery list, but delivers an alternate punchline: it's a list of band names for Mouserat.

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-->'''Scott:''' ''(leafing through the book)'' Salmon. Moutarde. Creme ''Fraiche''. What ''is'' this?
-->'''Allison:'''
this?\\
'''Allison:'''
''(sighs)'' A recipe. It's a cookbook.
* Subverted in ''ParksAndRecreation'' ''Series/ParksAndRecreation'' when Andy Dwyer reads a note that sounds like a misplaced grocery list, but delivers an alternate punchline: it's a list of band names for Mouserat.
10th Jan '16 10:59:59 AM nombretomado
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* ''SpongebobSquarepants'' a few times

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* ''SpongebobSquarepants'' ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants'' a few times
22nd Dec '15 9:52:12 AM Prfnoff
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* This gag appears in the 1960s-vintage parody novel ''Literature/BoredOfTheRings'' (written by the staff of ''The Harvard Lampoon''), and when it appears, it's called "ancient".

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* In ''Literature/BoredOfTheRings'', a portentous messenger (soon revealed to be Stomper) accidentally hands Frito a slip of paper reading: "Three shorts, four pairs socks, two shirts, chain mail, heavy starch?" This gag appears in the 1960s-vintage parody novel ''Literature/BoredOfTheRings'' (written is immediately [[LampshadeHanging lampshaded]] by the staff of ''The Harvard Lampoon''), and when narration referring to it appears, it's called "ancient".as an "ancient gag."
7th Dec '15 9:19:06 AM Hossmeister
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* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney: Justice For All'' where a witness tries to hide her possession of an important document by claiming "This is my top-secret list of groceries to buyyyyyyy!"

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* {{Inverted|Trope}} in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney: Justice For All'' ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyJusticeForAll'' where a witness tries to hide her possession of an important document by claiming "This is my top-secret list of groceries to buyyyyyyy!"
4th Dec '15 3:57:40 PM shawnvw
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* Inverted in ''Walt Disney's Comics and Stories'' 630 (1996), story "Scandal on the Epoch Express." DonaldDuck, porter on a train, reads what appears to be a grocery list of all the freight items the train should have picked up, but segues halfway through into the Witches' Chant from ''Theatre/{{Macbeth}}''.

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* Inverted in ''Walt Disney's Comics and Stories'' 630 (1996), story "Scandal on the Epoch Express." DonaldDuck, porter on a train, reads what appears to be a grocery list of all the freight items the train should have picked up, but segues halfway through into the Witches' Chant from ''Theatre/{{Macbeth}}''. (That's the one that goes "Eye of newt and toe of frog, wool of bat and toungue of dog...")
24th Oct '15 11:20:44 AM nombretomado
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* A cartoon in the ''Literature/HorribleHistories'' book of the 20th Century parodies the infamous "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cranberry_sauce cranberry sauce]]" lyric of "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strawberry_Fields_Forever Strawberry Fields Forever]]", with JohnLennon reading "Cranberry sauce, strawberry jam, milk and a packet of biscuits. Wait, these aren't my lines...".

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* A cartoon in the ''Literature/HorribleHistories'' book of the 20th Century parodies the infamous "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cranberry_sauce cranberry sauce]]" lyric of "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strawberry_Fields_Forever Strawberry Fields Forever]]", with JohnLennon Music/JohnLennon reading "Cranberry sauce, strawberry jam, milk and a packet of biscuits. Wait, these aren't my lines...".
23rd Oct '15 2:06:18 PM Vilui
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Old comedic trope that [[DeadHorseTrope isn't used too much anymore.]]

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Old comedic trope that [[DeadHorseTrope isn't used too much anymore.any more.]]
4th Oct '15 11:33:27 AM TooMuchNick
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* Averted in ''ParksAndRecreation'' when Andy Dwyer reads a note that sounds like a misplaced grocery list, but delivers an alternate punchline: it's a list of band names for Mouserat.

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* Averted Subverted in ''ParksAndRecreation'' when Andy Dwyer reads a note that sounds like a misplaced grocery list, but delivers an alternate punchline: it's a list of band names for Mouserat.
3rd Oct '15 6:51:46 PM TooMuchNick
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* Averted in ''ParksAndRecreation'' when Andy Dwyer reads a note that sounds like a misplaced grocery list, but delivers an alternate punchline: it's a list of band names for Mouserat.
17th Sep '15 8:09:17 AM Morgenthaler
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* This gag appears in the 1960s-vintage parody novel ''BoredOfTheRings'' (written by the staff of ''The Harvard Lampoon''), and when it appears, it's called "ancient".

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* This gag appears in the 1960s-vintage parody novel ''BoredOfTheRings'' ''Literature/BoredOfTheRings'' (written by the staff of ''The Harvard Lampoon''), and when it appears, it's called "ancient".



* A cartoon in the ''HorribleHistories'' book of the 20th Century parodies the infamous "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cranberry_sauce cranberry sauce]]" lyric of "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strawberry_Fields_Forever Strawberry Fields Forever]]", with JohnLennon reading "Cranberry sauce, strawberry jam, milk and a packet of biscuits. Wait, these aren't my lines...".

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* A cartoon in the ''HorribleHistories'' ''Literature/HorribleHistories'' book of the 20th Century parodies the infamous "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cranberry_sauce cranberry sauce]]" lyric of "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strawberry_Fields_Forever Strawberry Fields Forever]]", with JohnLennon reading "Cranberry sauce, strawberry jam, milk and a packet of biscuits. Wait, these aren't my lines...".



* Used as a bluff in ''WitchAndWizard'':

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* Used as a bluff in ''WitchAndWizard'':''Literature/WitchAndWizard'':
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