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24th Jul '16 7:03:26 AM TheNerfGuy
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* ''Franchise/{{Shadowchasers}}'':

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* ''Franchise/{{Shadowchasers}}'':''FanFic/ShadowchasersSeries'':
18th Jul '16 4:11:02 PM eroock
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* In the ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "The Empty Child", set during [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarII the Blitz]], Rose jokingly refers to the Doctor as "Mr. Spock". Jack doesn't get the reference and initially assumes that it was the Doctor's name. It's later revealed he's a conman from the future (the 51th century), but it's still not surprising ''Star Trek'' reruns wouldn't last that long.
14th Jul '16 6:07:50 PM foxley
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* ''ComicBook/WynonnaEarp'': In #4 of the IDW series, Agents Dolls and Valdez come across a pair of of badly dimembered revenants on the road to Tombstone. Dolls attempts to make a joke that fails because Valdez is an ancient Mayan warrior with zero knowledge of pop culture:

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* ''ComicBook/WynonnaEarp'': In #4 #5 of the 2016 IDW series, Agents Dolls and Valdez come across a pair of of badly dimembered dismembered revenants on the road to Tombstone. Dolls attempts to make a joke that fails because Valdez is an ancient Mayan warrior with zero knowledge of pop culture:
14th Jul '16 6:02:12 PM foxley
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-->'''Valdez:'' "It appears Earp, the Cowboy, or both have been here."\\

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-->'''Valdez:'' -->'''Valdez:''' "It appears Earp, the Cowboy, or both have been here."\\
14th Jul '16 6:01:32 PM foxley
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-->'''Valdez:'' "It appears Earp, the Cowboy, or both have been here."\
'''Dolls:''' "Yeah. That or a Michael Bay-improvised roadside bomb."\
'''Valdez:''' "This 'Michael bay', is he a revenant?\

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-->'''Valdez:'' "It appears Earp, the Cowboy, or both have been here."\
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'''Dolls:''' "Yeah. That or a Michael Bay-improvised roadside bomb."\
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'''Valdez:''' "This 'Michael bay', is he a revenant?\revenant?\\
14th Jul '16 5:59:52 PM foxley
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* ''ComicBook/WynonnaEarp'': In #4 of the IDW series, Agents Dolls and Valdez come across a pair of of badly dimembered revenants on the road to Tombstone. Dolls attempts to make a joke that fails because Valdez is an ancient Mayan warrior with zero knowledge of pop culture:
-->'''Valdez:'' "It appears Earp, the Cowboy, or both have been here."\
'''Dolls:''' "Yeah. That or a Michael Bay-improvised roadside bomb."\
'''Valdez:''' "This 'Michael bay', is he a revenant?\
'''Dolls:''' "Sigh... Probably.'''
5th Jul '16 10:13:57 AM DeathsApprentice
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* After it is discovered that the Gryzzl corporation was able to distract Ben from noticing that they added a revision to their contract allowing them to data mine Pawnee by doing it on December 18, 2015, the premiere date of ''[[Film/TheForceAwakens Star Wars Episode VII]]'':
-->'''Ron''': Is ''Franchise/StarWars'' the one with the [[Franchise/HarryPotter little wizard boy]]?
3rd Jul '16 8:21:28 AM TheNicestGuy
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* In the episode "What Color Is Youur Cleansuit" of ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', The Monarch decides to get kinky in the bedroom and tells Dr. Girlfriend he'll cosplay as Khal Drogo, expecting her to cosplay as Daenerys. Dr. Girlfriend, however, does not watch ''Series/GameOfThrones''. She appears in stars-and-stripes boxing trunks because she thought he said "Drago". As in [[Film/RockyIV Ivan Drago]].

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* In the episode "What Color Is Youur Your Cleansuit" of ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', The Monarch decides to get kinky in the bedroom and tells Dr. Girlfriend he'll cosplay as Khal Drogo, expecting her to cosplay as Daenerys. Dr. Girlfriend, however, does not watch ''Series/GameOfThrones''. She appears in stars-and-stripes boxing trunks because she thought he said "Drago". As in [[Film/RockyIV Ivan Drago]].
3rd Jul '16 8:19:07 AM TheNicestGuy
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', The Monarch decides to get kinky in the bedroom and tells Dr. Girlfriend he'll cosplay as Khal Drogo, expecting her to cosplay as Daenerys. He gets annoyed when she has no idea what ''Series/GameOfThrones'' is.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', The Monarch decides to get kinky in the bedroom and tells Dr. Girlfriend he'll cosplay as Khal Drogo, expecting her episode "Hostile Makeover" of ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBros'', [[HollywoodActionHero old-school manly man]] Brock tries to cosplay as Daenerys. convince young Hank to stop emulating Music/JustinBieber just because "chicks dig him". He gets annoyed loses enthusiasm when she he learns that Hank has no idea what ''Series/GameOfThrones'' is.never heard of Creator/SteveMcQueen.
-->'''Brock:''' ''[sigh]'' Google him.


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* In the episode "What Color Is Youur Cleansuit" of ''WesternAnimation/TheVentureBrothers'', The Monarch decides to get kinky in the bedroom and tells Dr. Girlfriend he'll cosplay as Khal Drogo, expecting her to cosplay as Daenerys. Dr. Girlfriend, however, does not watch ''Series/GameOfThrones''. She appears in stars-and-stripes boxing trunks because she thought he said "Drago". As in [[Film/RockyIV Ivan Drago]].
-->'''The Monarch:''' What the hell is sexy about that?!
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28th Jun '16 10:05:23 PM Cindylover1969
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* ''Series/JaneTheVirgin'': when Petra gives birth to twins she calls them Elsa and Anna. And Petra thinks that Jane is the only person who would ever think that this was a ''{{Frozen}}'' reference. At which Rafael (who wasn't present for the birth due to traffic where Jane is the only person to know both girls' names, Petra introduces him to Elsa - and he instinctively calls the other baby Anna.
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