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22nd Sep '16 10:00:43 PM nombretomado
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** In "Phineas and Ferb's Quantum Boogaloo," BowlingForSoup show up and perform a bit from the extended version of the show's ThemeTune, when a time traveling Phineas and Ferb are explaining to their future nephews what they could be doing during summer.

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** In "Phineas and Ferb's Quantum Boogaloo," BowlingForSoup Music/BowlingForSoup show up and perform a bit from the extended version of the show's ThemeTune, when a time traveling Phineas and Ferb are explaining to their future nephews what they could be doing during summer.
7th Sep '16 7:27:52 PM Premonition45
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** Done again where Ms. Krabappel tries to make Bart go home (It's complicated. Maggie has gotten addicted to an annoying children's show. Okay, maybe not ''[[ItsALongStory that]]'' complicated). Bart is so terrified of it that he begs her to make him write some convoluted standard on the blackboard; she responds with "People got tired of that chalkboard gag ''years'' ago!"
** And that is referenced in a chalkboard. "Nobody reads these anymore."

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** Done again where in "Marge vs. Singles, Seniors, Childless Couples and Teens and Gays", when Ms. Krabappel tries to make Bart go home (It's complicated. Maggie has gotten addicted to an annoying children's show. Okay, maybe not ''[[ItsALongStory that]]'' complicated). Bart is so terrified of it that he begs her to make him write some convoluted standard on the blackboard; she responds with "People got tired of that chalkboard gag ''years'' ago!"
** And that is Also referenced in a chalkboard. "The Parent Rap". [[LeaningOnTheFourthWall "Nobody reads these anymore.""]]
30th Aug '16 6:12:38 PM Kartoonkid95
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* ''Series/SesameStreet''
** One sketch features Don Music trying to rewrite the theme song, frustrated that he can't find anything to rhyme with "sweet".
** The film ''Film/FollowThatBird'', upon hearing that Big Bird has no legal guardians, Miss Finch goes off to find him and asks a passerby "Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?"
29th Aug '16 3:40:36 PM Greenygal
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* Upon seeing that the Gunslinger had a magic gun as well, [[WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall Linkara]] asks him "A magic gun, where'd you purchase that!?"

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* ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'':
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Upon seeing that the Gunslinger had a magic gun as well, [[WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall Linkara]] asks him "A Linkara asked "Hey, you have a magic gun, where'd gun? Where'd you purchase that!?"that!?"
** When ranting about how strange his life is in TheMovie, Linkara says that he has a magic gun; Allen asks "Where'd you purchase that, anyway?" Linkara is unamused.
24th Jun '16 5:54:39 PM LinTaylor
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* ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan'' actually turns this into a RunningGag, where the first episode of each series will have Nyarko quote a line from the previous series' theme song; for the first anime season, she quotes the theme from the Flash-animated web series ''Nyaruani''.
2nd May '16 12:47:56 PM Vir
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* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}'' short "Cute First (Ask Questions Later)" has Snow White having two of her dwarfs kidnapping Dot after her magic mirror ways she's cuter than her. The dwarfs are then shown kidnapping Dot while she and her brothers are acting out the theme song.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Animaniacs}}'' short "Cute First (Ask Questions Later)" has Snow White having two of her dwarfs kidnapping Dot after her magic mirror ways says she's cuter than her. The dwarfs are then shown kidnapping Dot while she and her brothers are acting out the theme song.
2nd May '16 12:17:17 PM Vir
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* A Cafepress design featuring 'WesternAnimation/'TheGarfieldShow'' contains a possible shout out to the very first theme song of ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'', with the phrase "Friends are there when you need them," referencing the line "Friends are there when you need them, they're even there when you don't!"

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* A Cafepress design featuring 'WesternAnimation/'TheGarfieldShow'' ''WesternAnimation/TheGarfieldShow'' contains a possible shout out to the very first theme song of ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'', with the phrase "Friends are there when you need them," referencing the line "Friends are there when you need them, they're even there when you don't!"
13th Apr '16 8:41:05 AM Piando
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* ''WebOriginal/DragonBallZAbridged'' makes a nod to "Cha-la Head Cha-la" that doubles as a BrickJoke, when Goku tells a bird to "teach a dinosaur to ride a ball" in the first Cooler movie.

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* ''WebOriginal/DragonBallZAbridged'' ''WebVideo/DragonBallZAbridged'' makes a nod to "Cha-la Head Cha-la" that doubles as a BrickJoke, when Goku tells a bird to "teach a dinosaur to ride a ball" in the first Cooler movie.
6th Apr '16 1:46:42 AM LondonKdS
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* The ''Series/BabylonFive'' episode "There All The Honor Lies", Ivanova is frustrated over having to oversee the new Babylon 5 gift shop, which she sees as a cheap moneygrab. In the same quote, the writers also get a dig in at [[DuelingShows another show B5 was competing against...]]

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* The ''Series/BabylonFive'' episode "There All The Honor Lies", Ivanova is frustrated over having to oversee the new Babylon 5 gift shop, which she sees as a cheap moneygrab.moneygrab, and parodies the "last best hope for peace" line from the OpeningNarration. In the same quote, the writers also get a dig in at [[DuelingShows another show B5 was competing against...]]
2nd Apr '16 1:06:56 AM harryhenry
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* From the same franchise, the opening panels of the third of the ComicBook/AdventureTimeGraphicNovels, ''Seeing Red''. We see through Jake's eyes as he surprises Marceline, while she's playing her bass, and she turns and snarls at him in shock, replicating Marcie's appearance in the opening sequence.

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* From the same franchise, the The opening panels of the third of the ComicBook/AdventureTimeGraphicNovels, ''Seeing Red''. We see through Jake's eyes as he surprises Marceline, while she's playing her bass, and she turns and snarls at him in shock, replicating Marcie's appearance in the opening sequence.



* From ''WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd'', of which the theme tune begins with "He's gonna take you back to the past To play the shitty games that suck ass":

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* From ''WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd'', of which the ''WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd'':
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theme tune begins with "He's gonna take you back to the past / To play the shitty games that suck ass":



* Upon seeing that the Gunslinger had a magic gun as well, [[WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall Linkara]] asks him "A magic gun, where'd you puchase that!?"

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* Upon seeing that the Gunslinger had a magic gun as well, [[WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall Linkara]] asks him "A magic gun, where'd you puchase purchase that!?"



** In "Peeping Mom", Bart tries to get away from a stalking Marge. Like in the HD opening, herides his skateboard past Sideshow Bob, Helen Lovejoy, Apu and his kids, Moe, Comic Book Guy. Disco Stu, Crazy Cat Lady, Rich Texan and Chief Wiggum, while Marge rides a bike over Moleman (she couldn't use the car because Homer threw the carburetor at a skunk). Afterwards, Moe says that they can all go inside this bar now that he's passed them again.

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** In "Peeping Mom", Bart tries to get away from a stalking Marge. Like in the HD opening, herides he rides his skateboard past Sideshow Bob, Helen Lovejoy, Apu and his kids, Moe, Comic Book Guy. Disco Stu, Crazy Cat Lady, Rich Texan and Chief Wiggum, while Marge rides a bike over Moleman (she couldn't use the car because Homer threw the carburetor at a skunk). Afterwards, Moe says that they can all go inside this bar now that he's passed them again.



*** It also comes up in "Canderemy" when Phineas and Ferb make a giant robotic dog (also in the opening), but Buford wanted to give a monkey a shower.

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*** It also comes up in ** In "Canderemy" when Phineas and Ferb make a giant robotic dog (also in the opening), but Buford wanted to give a monkey a shower.



* ''BountyHamster'', episode "Twin Cheeks": The first appearance of Cassie's MirrorUniverse counterpart is accompanied by a MirrorUniverse version of the series's OpeningNarration.
* One episode of ''RockyAndBullwinkle'' has Rocky do the flying trick shown in the opening titles.
* One of the more bizarre examples occurs in ''SuperRobotMonkeyTeamHyperForceGo'' where Gyrus Krinkle imagines himself in Chiro's position from the show's opening narration, while wearing a foam head bearing Chiro's likeness.
* A hilarious example in ''RockosModernLife''. Filbert, cursed with bad luck, decides to go on with playing on the game show he was chosen for. Naturally, when he spins the wheel, it goes off its hinges and starts to go on a rolling rampage of destruction, running over various scenes including the last part of the opening sequence (where everybody's chasing Rocko), and cutting off the theme song as it does so.

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* ''BountyHamster'', ''WesternAnimation/BountyHamster'', episode "Twin Cheeks": The first appearance of Cassie's MirrorUniverse counterpart is accompanied by a MirrorUniverse version of the series's OpeningNarration.
* One episode of ''RockyAndBullwinkle'' ''WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle'' has Rocky do the flying trick shown in the opening titles.
* One of the more bizarre examples occurs in ''SuperRobotMonkeyTeamHyperForceGo'' ''WesternAnimation/SuperRobotMonkeyTeamHyperForceGo'' where Gyrus Krinkle imagines himself in Chiro's position from the show's opening narration, while wearing a foam head bearing Chiro's likeness.
* A hilarious example in ''RockosModernLife''.''WesternAnimation/RockosModernLife''. Filbert, cursed with bad luck, decides to go on with playing on the game show he was chosen for. Naturally, when he spins the wheel, it goes off its hinges and starts to go on a rolling rampage of destruction, running over various scenes including the last part of the opening sequence (where everybody's chasing Rocko), and cutting off the theme song as it does so.



* Happens in the ''MyGymPartnersAMonkey'' episode "The Notorious Windsor Gorilla" with the credits re-done as ''My Gym Partner's a Gorilla'' and featuring Windsor instead of Jake.

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* Happens in the ''MyGymPartnersAMonkey'' ''WesternAnimation/MyGymPartnersAMonkey'' episode "The Notorious Windsor Gorilla" with the credits re-done as ''My Gym Partner's a Gorilla'' and featuring Windsor instead of Jake.



* A Cafepress design featuring ''TheGarfieldShow'' contains a possible shout out to the very first theme song of ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'', with the phrase "Friends are there when you need them," referencing the line "Friends are there when you need them, they're even there when you don't!"

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* A Cafepress design featuring ''TheGarfieldShow'' 'WesternAnimation/'TheGarfieldShow'' contains a possible shout out to the very first theme song of ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'', with the phrase "Friends are there when you need them," referencing the line "Friends are there when you need them, they're even there when you don't!"



* ''TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'': In "Two Old Men and A Lock Box", when Richard and Michard start to explain how they came to be in their current predicament, we are treated to new version of the opening credits and theme song that identifies Richard and Michard as the K'nuckles and Flapjack of their generation.

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* ''TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'': ''WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'': In "Two Old Men and A Lock Box", when Richard and Michard start to explain how they came to be in their current predicament, we are treated to new version of the opening credits and theme song that identifies Richard and Michard as the K'nuckles and Flapjack of their generation.
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