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9th Nov '16 3:35:35 AM AgProv
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* In football, there is an old rule. Rule One says that the referee is ''always'' right. Rule 1a is a law that says if the referee is ever ''wrong'', refer to Rule One. In other words - put up, shut up and don't argue.
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4th Nov '16 4:45:33 AM Morgenthaler
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* Inverted in ''Film/BabylonAD'' where it's Sister Rebeka who gives the rules to BadAss mercenary Toorop before the LiveActionEscortMission, the last of which is "No foul language." Toorop gives a not-quite amused smile.

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* Inverted in ''Film/BabylonAD'' where it's Sister Rebeka who gives the rules to BadAss badass mercenary Toorop before the LiveActionEscortMission, the last of which is "No foul language." Toorop gives a not-quite amused smile.
24th Oct '16 5:49:43 PM nombretomado
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* During the ''GameGrumps'' episode of ''Dennis the Menace'', Mr. Wilson explains the rules of Buttball to Dennis ("Seeing as you're already in my basement...")

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* During the ''GameGrumps'' ''WebVideo/GameGrumps'' episode of ''Dennis the Menace'', Mr. Wilson explains the rules of Buttball to Dennis ("Seeing as you're already in my basement...")
15th Oct '16 8:04:27 PM nombretomado
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* {{Tumblr}}'s Rule #1 is "Don't Post Anything From Tumblr on {{Facebook}}."

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* {{Tumblr}}'s Rule #1 is "Don't Post Anything From Tumblr on {{Facebook}}.Website/{{Facebook}}."
23rd Sep '16 6:25:30 AM ChaoticNovelist
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* [[Franchise/StarTrek Ferengi]] are immensely fond of quoting Rules of Acquisition.

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* [[Franchise/StarTrek Ferengi]] ''Franchise/StarTrek'':
**The Ferengi
are immensely fond of quoting Rules of Acquisition.



** [[PlayingWithATrope Played with]]: the first Rule of Acquisition was presented as #162 - to create a demand for #1 through #161, and according to Quark's vision, they're only rules because the "Guidelines of Acquisition" doesn't have the same selling power.
** A complete list of the rules (canon and non-canon) can be found [[http://memory-alpha.org/wiki/Rules_of_Acquisition here]].

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** *** [[PlayingWithATrope Played with]]: the first Rule of Acquisition was presented as #162 - to create a demand for #1 through #161, and according to Quark's vision, they're only rules because the "Guidelines of Acquisition" doesn't have the same selling power.
** *** A complete list of the rules (canon and non-canon) can be found [[http://memory-alpha.org/wiki/Rules_of_Acquisition here]].



** River Song's personal Rule One is, "The Doctor lies." And it turns out [[spoiler:she was given that rule by the Doctor]], along with Rule 7: "Never run when you're scared," Rule 27: "Never knowingly be serious," and Rule 408: "You should always waste time when you don't have any. Time is not the boss of you."

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** River Song's personal Rule One is, "The Doctor lies." And it It turns out [[spoiler:she was given that rule by the Doctor]], along with Rule 7: "Never run when you're scared," Rule 27: "Never knowingly be serious," and Rule 408: "You should always waste time when you don't have any. Time is not the boss of you."
18th Aug '16 12:23:22 AM PaulA
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* ''Literature/VorkosiganSaga'': Miles Vorkosigan's cousin Ivan, critiquing someone else's covert op that almost failed miserably: "You play games like that with the big boys, you'd better make damn sure you win, Miles says. Rule One. And there is no Rule Two."

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* ''Literature/VorkosiganSaga'': ''Literature/ACivilCampaign'': Miles Vorkosigan's cousin Ivan, critiquing someone else's covert op that almost failed miserably: "You play games like that with the big boys, you'd better make damn sure you win, Miles says. Rule One. And there is no Rule Two."
9th Jul '16 11:46:52 AM nombretomado
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* From ''Franchise/{{Bionicle}}: Federation of Fear'':

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* From ''Franchise/{{Bionicle}}: ''Toys/{{Bionicle}}: Federation of Fear'':
29th Jun '16 2:41:25 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''DirkGentlysHolisticDetectiveAgency'', Richard is breaking into his girlfriend's apartment when he receives a mysterious phone call describing "the rules of breaking into an apartment". Rule number one is "never answer the phone".

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* In ''DirkGentlysHolisticDetectiveAgency'', ''Literature/DirkGentlysHolisticDetectiveAgency'', Richard is breaking into his girlfriend's apartment when he receives a mysterious phone call describing "the rules of breaking into an apartment". Rule number one is "never answer the phone".
12th Jun '16 5:49:12 PM nombretomado
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* In an issue of Alan Moore's ''WildCATs'' run, one of the [[ComicBook/StormWatch MERCs]] says: "Rule number 1: Don't @#$%& us. There's no Rule number 2".

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* In an issue of Alan Moore's ''WildCATs'' ''ComicBook/WildCATs'' run, one of the [[ComicBook/StormWatch MERCs]] says: "Rule number 1: Don't @#$%& us. There's no Rule number 2".
25th May '16 6:09:29 AM Hjortron18
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* [[WesternAnimation/IceAge3DawnOfTheDinosaurs "Rule number one: Always listen to Buck!"]]
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