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25th Jan '17 10:19:11 PM foxley
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* ''Series/RedDwarf'': In "Twentico", a badly wounded bootlegger tells Lister he is not going to make it and hands him a card. Lister reads the card and says "Pizza delivery? You want to order a pizza?". The bootlegger replies "Sorry. Wrong pocket" and hands him the card for the science speakeasy.
7th Dec '16 12:56:07 AM Mithiwithi
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* In the Punyverse arc of ''Webcomics/SluggyFreelance'', one of the pilots of that dimension's ''Anime/{{Voltron}}'' expy is kidnapped, and the replacement pilot is [[http://www.sluggy.com/comics/archives/daily/20010729 given a note card to read her vehicle's transformation catchphrase:]]

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* In the Punyverse arc of ''Webcomics/SluggyFreelance'', ''Webcomic/SluggyFreelance'', one of the pilots of that dimension's ''Anime/{{Voltron}}'' expy is kidnapped, and the replacement pilot is [[http://www.sluggy.com/comics/archives/daily/20010729 given a note card to read her vehicle's transformation catchphrase:]]
7th Dec '16 12:53:00 AM Mithiwithi
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* In the Punyverse arc of ''Webcomics/SluggyFreelance'', one of the pilots of that dimension's ''Anime/{{Voltron}}'' expy is kidnapped, and the replacement pilot is [[http://www.sluggy.com/comics/archives/daily/20010729 given a note card to read her vehicle's transformation catchphrase:]]
--> '''Secret Cranky Office Temp:''' Gallon of milk, tube of hemorrhoi...\\
'''Secret Leader Weatherman:''' ''Wrong note-card''.
12th Oct '16 5:09:27 AM jormis29
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* Some of the manga editions of the original ''KingdomHearts'' included a set of one-shot comic strips at the end of the volume, generally featuring an amusing twist on something that happened in the main story. One of the ones at the end of Volume 3 featured Aerith trying to decode Ansem's [[spoiler:Xehanort]]'s Report. "Ansem the Wise... what were you trying to do...? Pork, onion, carrot, potato, shiitake mushroom... Ansem... You like shiitake mushroom in your curry?!"

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* Some of the manga editions of the original ''KingdomHearts'' ''Manga/KingdomHearts'' included a set of one-shot comic strips at the end of the volume, generally featuring an amusing twist on something that happened in the main story. One of the ones at the end of Volume 3 featured Aerith trying to decode Ansem's [[spoiler:Xehanort]]'s Report. "Ansem the Wise... what were you trying to do...? Pork, onion, carrot, potato, shiitake mushroom... Ansem... You like shiitake mushroom in your curry?!"



* A "Graham and the Colonel" sketch on ''TheDGeneration'' breakfast show (later included on ''The Breakfast Tapes'' album) featured the Colonel reading a list of ingredients for a recipe: "Milk, eggs, bread, dish washing liquid, squegee... Oh wait a minute, this is my shopping list".
* In the episode "The Canal" of ''TheGoonShow'', Henry Crun attempts to read helpful advice to Neddie after he falls in the canal, and gets halfway through a cake recipe before realising he's got hold of a cookbook instead of the Lifesaving Manual. It's typical of the series that the still-drowning Neddie's response to this realisation is to wonder what he should do with the cake batter he's just made.

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* A "Graham and the Colonel" sketch on ''TheDGeneration'' ''Radio/TheDGeneration'' breakfast show (later included on ''The Breakfast Tapes'' album) featured the Colonel reading a list of ingredients for a recipe: "Milk, eggs, bread, dish washing liquid, squegee... Oh wait a minute, this is my shopping list".
* In the episode "The Canal" of ''TheGoonShow'', ''Radio/TheGoonShow'', Henry Crun attempts to read helpful advice to Neddie after he falls in the canal, and gets halfway through a cake recipe before realising he's got hold of a cookbook instead of the Lifesaving Manual. It's typical of the series that the still-drowning Neddie's response to this realisation is to wonder what he should do with the cake batter he's just made.



* In ''TheMusicalComedyOfMurdersOf1940'', Elsa von Grossenkenueten talks about her grandfather's great achievements in the Kaiser's secret police. She asks her houseguests if they've heard of various historical espionage documents. She begins with the Dreyfus Papers, lists a few more to the complete incomprehension of the others in the room and ends with "[[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking the von Emmett Shopping List]]!?!?

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* In ''TheMusicalComedyOfMurdersOf1940'', ''Theatre/TheMusicalComedyOfMurdersOf1940'', Elsa von Grossenkenueten talks about her grandfather's great achievements in the Kaiser's secret police. She asks her houseguests if they've heard of various historical espionage documents. She begins with the Dreyfus Papers, lists a few more to the complete incomprehension of the others in the room and ends with "[[ArsonMurderAndJaywalking the von Emmett Shopping List]]!?!?



* Inverted in ''SamAndMax Season 2'' where you actually have to replace a list of swear words with a grocery list to solve one puzzle. Which results in [[FormerChildStar the Soda Poppers]] being referred to as the *bleep* Poppers for the rest of the game.

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* Inverted in ''SamAndMax ''VideoGame/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice Season 2'' where you actually have to replace a list of swear words with a grocery list to solve one puzzle. Which results in [[FormerChildStar the Soda Poppers]] being referred to as the *bleep* Poppers for the rest of the game.



* In An early lost episode of ''Eddsworld'' called Punch'd, when they are trying to find out stuff about Peter Andre Matt says "Right, so what we know about Peter is that he enjoys walks on the beach and meals for two- hey wait a minute! Oh right that's his dating advert. So what we know about Peter is that he is a socially retarded solo artist who tried to revive his career with a crappy song"

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* In An early lost episode of ''Eddsworld'' ''WebAnimation/{{Eddsworld}}'' called Punch'd, when they are trying to find out stuff about Peter Andre Matt says "Right, so what we know about Peter is that he enjoys walks on the beach and meals for two- hey wait a minute! Oh right that's his dating advert. So what we know about Peter is that he is a socially retarded solo artist who tried to revive his career with a crappy song"



** In ''KimPossibleMovieSoTheDrama'', Drakken plays "the trading game" with bad guy Big Daddy Brotherson and initially receives the man's grocery list.

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** In ''KimPossibleMovieSoTheDrama'', ''WesternAnimation/KimPossibleMovieSoTheDrama'', Drakken plays "the trading game" with bad guy Big Daddy Brotherson and initially receives the man's grocery list.



* ''{{Freefonix}}'': In "Back by Unpopular Demand", BCD are recording a new song. One of the takes is ruined when TheDitz accidentally starts singing a Chinese take-out menu rather than the lyrics of the song.
* On one episode of ''InspectorGadget'', the OnceAnEpisode reading of the exploding mission document was completely thrown off the rails by Chief Quimby accidentally handing Gadget his grocery list. [[ForegoneConclusion The assignment still did explode after Gadget read it, of course.]]

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* ''{{Freefonix}}'': ''WesternAnimation/{{Freefonix}}'': In "Back by Unpopular Demand", BCD are recording a new song. One of the takes is ruined when TheDitz accidentally starts singing a Chinese take-out menu rather than the lyrics of the song.
* On one episode of ''InspectorGadget'', ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'', the OnceAnEpisode reading of the exploding mission document was completely thrown off the rails by Chief Quimby accidentally handing Gadget his grocery list. [[ForegoneConclusion The assignment still did explode after Gadget read it, of course.]]



* On the Australian claymation series ''{{Plasmo}}'', at one point one of the alien bounty hunters who teamed up with the protagonists successfully talks the TeamPet through disabling a malfunctioning system on their spaceship, only to realise after success that he was actually reading the instructions to their new toasted sandwich maker.

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* On the Australian claymation series ''{{Plasmo}}'', ''WesternAnimation/{{Plasmo}}'', at one point one of the alien bounty hunters who teamed up with the protagonists successfully talks the TeamPet through disabling a malfunctioning system on their spaceship, only to realise after success that he was actually reading the instructions to their new toasted sandwich maker.



* The ''DangerMouse'' episode "The Aliens Are Coming" has Colonel K reading the wrong side of a message received from outer space: "Two pints, please, and small cream."

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* The ''DangerMouse'' ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' episode "The Aliens Are Coming" has Colonel K reading the wrong side of a message received from outer space: "Two pints, please, and small cream."
3rd Oct '16 3:25:43 PM HawkbitAlpha
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Basically, somebody writes down a safe combination, a speech or poem, [[Franchise/StarWars plans for the Death Star]], etc. onto a piece of paper.

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Basically, somebody writes down a safe combination, a speech or poem, [[BreadEggsMilkSquick plans for]] [[Franchise/StarWars plans for the Death Star]], etc. onto a piece of paper.
16th Jul '16 3:16:03 PM nombretomado
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* On ''TheAdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'', when Robotnik gives Scratch and Grounder the coordinates to where they're supposed attack;

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* On ''TheAdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'', ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfSonicTheHedgehog'', when Robotnik gives Scratch and Grounder the coordinates to where they're supposed attack;
10th Jul '16 6:44:36 PM DrFraud
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* Nevertheless, this does [[https://notalwaysright.com/a-gross-grocery-error/34355 still happen]] occasionally.

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* Nevertheless, this does [[https://notalwaysright.com/a-gross-grocery-error/34355 still actually happen]] occasionally.
10th Jul '16 6:42:50 PM DrFraud
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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...")

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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 tongue of dog...")
10th Jul '16 6:42:08 PM DrFraud
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* Nevertheless, this does [[https://notalwaysright.com/a-gross-grocery-error/34355 still happen]] occasionally.
11th Jun '16 3:36:27 AM youfeelingluckypunk27
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** "A floating shopping list!" "I'm not a shopping list... I'M A GHOOOOOOOOOST!"

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** "A "Oh my God! A floating shopping list!" list! Aaaaaaaahhhhhhh!" "I'm not a shopping list... I'M A GHOOOOOOOOOST!"
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