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1st Nov '17 7:04:41 PM DarkHunter
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* ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'': In the English dub, when King Kai warns Vegeta that [[DestroyerDeity Beerus]] is on his way to Earth, he tells him "No fighting, no insulting, no Vegeta-ing of any kind!"
31st Oct '17 5:51:32 PM creader
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* In ''WesternAnimation/BojackHorseman'', Bojack tells a girl he slept with to leave his house. He asks for her name and when she tells him it's Pam he says he doesn't want her "Paming up the place."

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* In ''WesternAnimation/BojackHorseman'', Bojack [=BoJack=] tells a girl he slept with to leave his house. He asks for her name and when she tells him it's Pam he says he doesn't want her "Paming up the place."
25th Oct '17 10:00:11 AM Stinkoman87
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* In ReadyPlayerOne, an anecdote early in the novel mentions a player named Pendergast who announces to the media what a particular clue means for a small amount of fame. since The Hunt is a combination scavenger hunt and riddle, this is an incredibly bad idea. which gets immortalized by the phrase "pulling a Pendergast."
6th Oct '17 4:19:27 PM FordPrefect
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** In "Hollywood AD", a movie based on Mulder and Scully's case is made, and one CompositeCharacter based on the in-universe villains O'Fallon and Cigarette Smoking Man is known as "Cigarette-Smoking Pontiff". Mulder expresses concern that in Hollywood version of the story, everything becomes oversimplified and trivialized and '''Cigarette-Smoking-Pontifficized'''.

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** In "Hollywood AD", a movie based on Mulder and Scully's case is made, and one CompositeCharacter based on the in-universe villains O'Fallon and Cigarette Smoking Man is known as "Cigarette-Smoking Pontiff". Mulder expresses concern that in the Hollywood version of the story, everything becomes oversimplified and trivialized and '''Cigarette-Smoking-Pontifficized'''.
24th Sep '17 8:50:12 PM CaptainCrawdad
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** The Von Flue choke was named and popularized after Jason Von Flue used it to submit Alex Karolexis at UFC Fight Night 3.
23rd Sep '17 1:49:18 AM KidDynamite
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** At least once the gang used "Clavin" to mean something bad, as in "Last one there's a Clavin!" [[[CaptainObvious cf Rotten Egg.]]] Rather than being upset with this Cliff Clavin participated, assuring the others "I'm not going to be the Clavin this time!" (quotes paraphrased)

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** At least once the gang used "Clavin" to mean something bad, as in "Last one there's a Clavin!" [[[CaptainObvious cf Rotten Egg.]]] Rather than being upset with this this, Cliff Clavin participated, assuring the others "I'm not going to be the Clavin this time!" (quotes paraphrased)paraphrased). When Diane was the last one out, she whined, "I'm always the Clavin!"
** In the last season episode where Carla's daughter, Sarafina, is getting married, Sarafina tells her she's pregnant (thus why they're getting married). When Carla started to ask about her health, Sarafina said she "hasn't had to Clavin" (throw up).
16th Sep '17 9:50:08 AM bikergeek66
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* To "pull a Crater" means to disappear, after New York Judge [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Force_Crater Joseph Force Crater]], who famously disappeared without a trace in 1930.
* To "pull a Chuck" is Boston-area slang for committing suicide by diving off a bridge, after [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Stuart_(murderer) Charles Stuart]], who allegedly murdered his wife in an insurance scheme. He then committed suicide by diving off the Tobin Bridge as the police were closing in on him.
5th Sep '17 2:24:31 PM CountDorku
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** More recently, "going full Mike" means to approach a stealth project in a manner containing no stealth and plenty of gunfire and explosions.
2nd Sep '17 3:02:18 AM Ereiam
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** In '"Something Ricked This Way Comes", when Summer is screwed out of her boss's business after helping him make it successful, she proceeds to say that she's been [[Website/{{Facebook}} Zuckerberged]].

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** In '"Something "Something Ricked This Way Comes", when Summer is screwed out of her boss's business after helping him make it successful, she proceeds to say that she's been [[Website/{{Facebook}} Zuckerberged]].


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** In "The Whirly Dirly Conspiracy", after Summer's misuse of one of Rick's machines causes her to accidentally grow to a giant size, then get her body turned inside out, Morty says that "she [[Creator/CliveBarker Clive Barkered]] herself".
27th Aug '17 4:53:56 PM nombretomado
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** A story about social status with lots of [[LukeIAmYourFather revelations about family]] and mysterious benefactors, set in VictorianLondon, may be described as "[[CharlesDickens Dickensian]]".

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** A story about social status with lots of [[LukeIAmYourFather revelations about family]] and mysterious benefactors, set in VictorianLondon, may be described as "[[CharlesDickens "[[Creator/CharlesDickens Dickensian]]".
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