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5th Dec '17 2:07:26 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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--> "In capitalist America, bank robs you."

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--> "In Soviet Russia, you rob bank. In capitalist America, bank robs you."
--> "In Soviet Russia, government controls corporations. In capitalist America, corporations control government.
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24th Nov '17 10:06:11 AM nombretomado
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** This is a pretty common joke in the old Eastern Bloc. It's also been used as an {{East German|y}} "[[GermanHumour Fritzchen]]" joke, although it's been told as a Russian/Soviet "Vovochka" joke, as well.

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** This is a pretty common joke in the old Eastern Bloc. It's also been used as an {{East UsefulNotes/{{East German|y}} "[[GermanHumour Fritzchen]]" joke, although it's been told as a Russian/Soviet "Vovochka" joke, as well.
17th Nov '17 8:20:25 AM iLikeTheUDK
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* Subverted by writer Emil Vrabie: ''"Don't you know the difference between the two economic systems? Under capitalism man exploits man. But, under communism, it's just the other way around."''

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* Subverted by writer Emil Vrabie: ''"Don't you know the difference between the two economic systems? Under capitalism man exploits man. But, under communism, it's just [[DistinctionWithoutADifference the other way around.around]]."''
17th Nov '17 8:18:06 AM iLikeTheUDK
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* ''Film/LandOfTheBlind'': Joe acidly remarks to Thorne: "Under the old regime, man exploited man, but since the revolution it's the other way around."

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* ''Film/LandOfTheBlind'': Joe acidly remarks to Thorne: "Under the old regime, man exploited man, but since the revolution [[DistinctionWithoutADifference it's the other way around.around]]."
14th Nov '17 3:54:00 PM DrFraud
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* In ''VideoGame/MedievalCop 8: DeathWish'' Amber is chased by chickens. The chicken leader, who's accompanied by a bear, complains that the heretic is getting away.

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* In ''VideoGame/MedievalCop 8: DeathWish'' [=DeathWish=]'' Amber is chased by chickens. The chicken leader, who's accompanied by a bear, complains that the heretic is getting away.
14th Nov '17 3:54:00 PM DrFraud
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14th Nov '17 3:05:41 PM DrFraud
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* In ''VideoGame/MedievalCop 8: DeathWish'' Amber is chased by chickens. The chicken leader, who's being carried by a bear, complains that the heretic is getting away.

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* In ''VideoGame/MedievalCop 8: DeathWish'' Amber is chased by chickens. The chicken leader, who's being carried accompanied by a bear, complains that the heretic is getting away.
14th Nov '17 2:54:00 PM DrFraud
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* In ''VideoGame/MedievalCop 8: DeathWish'' Amber is chased by chickens. The chicken leader, who's being carried by a bear, complains that the heretic is getting away.
-->'''Soviet Bear:''' In old country, heretics chase you...
3rd Nov '17 11:18:29 PM DragonQuestZ
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* Administrivia/NoLewdnessNoPrudishness (alternately: "[[ShowDontTell Tell, Don't Show]]")
3rd Nov '17 8:35:43 AM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* Mexican Americans descended from ancestors who lived in what is now the American southwest (which used to be part of Mexico before UsefulNotes/TheUnitedStates annexed it during the UsefulNotes/MexicanAmericanWar) sometimes say, "We didn't cross the border; the border crossed us."

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* Mexican Americans descended from ancestors who lived in what is now the American southwest (which used to be part of Mexico before UsefulNotes/TheUnitedStates annexed it during the UsefulNotes/MexicanAmericanWar) sometimes say, say: "We didn't cross the border; the border crossed us."
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