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15th Feb '17 8:35:13 AM ZimFan89
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** More important to the MythArc is Orion, an off-books NATO black-ops project that not only indulged in the usual SEAL Team Six sort of activities, but also highly-illegal assassinations and military attacks. Details are still vague, but Jane was a member at some point in her mysterious past, and it appears to have operated under the same umbrella as Daylight [[spoiler: being provided with intel from the latter]].

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** More important to the MythArc is Orion, an off-books NATO CIA black-ops project that not only indulged in the usual SEAL Team Six sort of activities, but also highly-illegal assassinations and military attacks. Details are still vague, but Jane was a member at some point in her mysterious past, and it appears to have operated under the same umbrella as Daylight [[spoiler: being provided with intel from the latter]].latter]].
* On ''Series/ZNation'', the mission to get [[TheImmune Murphy]] to the last remaining CDC lab in California is called Operation Bite-Mark.
7th Feb '17 1:55:32 AM Mr.Bubbles
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* ''WesternAnimation/FostersHomeForImaginaryFriends'', "Adoptcalypse Now": To prevent his friends from being adopted, Bloo implements Operation Abe Lincoln Drop Purple Scaredy Cat Run and Scramble. It consists of scaring Eduardo with a toy spider so that he freaks out and scares everyone away.

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* ''WesternAnimation/FostersHomeForImaginaryFriends'', "Adoptcalypse Now": To prevent his friends from being adopted, Bloo implements Operation Abe Lincoln Eight Legged Drop Purple Scaredy Cat Run and Scramble. It consists of scaring Eduardo with a toy spider so that he freaks out and scares everyone away.
15th Jan '17 8:18:33 AM ZimFan89
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* ''Fanfic/TheNewAdventuresOfInvaderZim'' has the [[LostSuperweapon lost Meekrob weapon]] known only by the blunt title of "Project Domination".
31st Dec '16 7:29:44 AM ZimFan89
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** However, Jade's plans for the FinalBattle break this pattern, as it's simply called "Operation Endgame". Right lampshades the previous examples, though, when he jokingly suggests the alternative names "Operation DelayedReaction", "Operation Coupon Cash-In", and "Operation Tea Drinking Rhino".
9th Dec '16 2:09:56 PM Mr.Bubbles
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* Literature/TheManInTheHighCastle has Operation Dandelion, a plan approved by Josef Goebbels, but one which Hitler refuses to authorize. It's [[WhamLine revealed to be]] [[spoiler: a preemptive nuclear attack on the Japanese home islands.]]
7th Dec '16 6:37:36 PM ZimFan89
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** Operation Kaiser's Landing: The [[UnitedEurope European Community's]] invasion of CivilWar-torn South Africa to topple the remains of the Apartheid government and bring all the belligerent militias to heel.
** Operation Sea Snake: A Russian amphibious invasion of Georgia (the Asian one) from the Black Sea.
** Operation Vijayangara: A massive Baharti offensive into Pakistan aimed at seizing Karachi.
7th Dec '16 10:34:01 AM ZimFan89
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* In {{One Piece}} Crocodile's plan to take over the kingdom of Alabasta is called "Operation: Utopia". Also the Tontatta Dwarves plan to Defeat one of Doflamingo's subordinates Sugar is called "Operation: SOP" (SOP is an acronym for Sugar Ottamage Panic "Ottamage meaning to be very surprised") .

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* In {{One Piece}} ''Manga/OnePiece Crocodile's plan to take over the kingdom of Alabasta is called "Operation: Utopia". Also the Tontatta Dwarves plan to Defeat one of Doflamingo's subordinates Sugar is called "Operation: SOP" (SOP is an acronym for Sugar Ottamage Panic "Ottamage meaning to be very surprised") .



** Operation Dissolution: The launching of Japanese missiles, armed with nerve gas, are fired at [[TheAlliance Compact of Democratic States]] military bases in northern Australia.

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** Operation Dissolution: The launching of Japanese missiles, armed with nerve gas, are fired at [[TheAlliance Compact of Democratic States]] military bases in northern Australia.


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** Operation Tiger Shark: A CDS-Russian amphibious invasion of Hokkaido.
** Operation Vengeance: The Russian liberation of the Kurile islands, with some naval and air support from the US.
** Operation Cassowary: CDS forces invade the Indonesian islands still being controlled by Japanese warlords.
** Operation Scorpion: Vietnamese and CDS forces make their final push on Japanese-controlled Saigon.
** Operation Starfish: The CDS, [[EnemyMine along with]] a sizable force of defectors from the Japanese Navy, invade Filipino territory held by the local Japanese warlord.
** Operation Cobra: A surprise CDS amphibious invasion of Singapore.
7th Dec '16 9:01:15 AM ZimFan89
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* ''[[http://wiki.alternatehistory.com/doku.php?id=timelines:tl-191_after_the_end Timeline-191: After the End]]'' has quite a few of these:
** Operation Eagle Claw: The forced resettlement of the insurgent Mormon population from Utah to the Sandwich Islands.
** Operation Husky: The American invasion, and subsequent annexation, of Russian Alaska.
** Operation Banner: The final push by Russian Republican forces on the remaining pocket of Tsarist control in Petrograd.
** Operation Dissolution: The launching of Japanese missiles, armed with nerve gas, are fired at [[TheAlliance Compact of Democratic States]] military bases in northern Australia.
** Operation Infinity: In retaliation for Dissolution, the US launches sunbombs (hydrogen bombs) on Japanese forward military bases throughout the Co-Prosperity Sphere, destroying their ability to launch further offensives anywhere in the Pacific.
** Operations Hard Hat I and II: Strategic use of US superbombs to destroy the primary Unit 731 facilities in Manchukuo.
** Operation Windtalker: A joint CDS-Russian invasion of Manchukuo... which turns out to be a ruse, deliberately leaked to distract the Japanese from Operation Grizzly, the ''real'' CDS-Russian invasion of Mongolia.
** Operation Elephant: The CDS invasions of Japanese West Papua and Timor.
** Operation Rainbow Dawn: The CDS-Russian liberation of Korea.
** Operation Tunnel: The CDS, Russians, and newly established Republic of China make their final push on remaining Japanese forces in northern China.


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* Harry Turtledove's Literature/{{Timeline 191}} series has Operation Blackbeard (the Confederacy's ''blitzkrieg'' invasion of the United States at the start of the Second Great War) and Operation Coalscuttle (the attempt by the Confederates to seize the vital industrial center of Pittsburgh).
1st Nov '16 3:19:58 AM Morgenthaler
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* Parodied in ''WesternAnimation/SouthParkBiggerLongerAndUncut'', where the U.S. Army had two different operations: The minorities were in "Operation Human Shield", part of the "all-important first attack wave, expected to have heavy casualties" while the whites were in "Operation Get Behind the Darkies", who, well...
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** Parodied in [[WesternAnimation/SouthParkBiggerLongerAndUncut the movie]], where the U.S. Army had two different operations: The minorities were in "Operation Human Shield", part of the "all-important first attack wave, expected to have heavy casualties" while the whites were in "Operation Get Behind the Darkies", who, well...
** Similarly, in the Imaginationland Trilogy, the army uses such operations as "Project: Imagination Doorway" and "Operation: Blow up Imaginationland with a Nuclear Missile", which are exactly what they sound like.

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** Parodied in [[WesternAnimation/SouthParkBiggerLongerAndUncut In the movie]], where the U.S. Army had two different operations: The minorities were in "Operation Human Shield", part of the "all-important first attack wave, expected to have heavy casualties" while the whites were in "Operation Get Behind the Darkies", who, well...
** Similarly, in the Imaginationland
"Imaginationland" Trilogy, the army uses such operations as "Project: Imagination Doorway" and "Operation: Blow up Imaginationland with a Nuclear Missile", which are exactly what they sound like.
10th Oct '16 8:51:24 AM ZimFan89
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** After an influx of refugees from the Land of Untold Stories arrive in Storybrooke, the heroes determine to help them find their happy endings. Naturally, Henry dubs this "Operation Cobra II".
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