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19th Feb '17 1:53:38 PM StarSword
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--> '''Skinner:''' Hullo, Dorian. The {{great white hunter}}'s bagged his prize.
---> ''(One of Captain Nemo's {{redshirt}}s goes flying across the corridor in front of them.)''
--> '''Dorian:''' Or the prize bagged ''him''.

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--> '''Skinner:''' Hullo, Dorian. The {{great white hunter}}'s bagged his prize.
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prize.\\
''(One of Captain Nemo's {{redshirt}}s goes flying across the corridor in front of them.)''
-->
)''\\
'''Dorian:''' Or the prize bagged ''him''.



* This example, from ''LoveAtFirstBite'':
--> '''Renfield:''' "You have 30 seconds to tell me where Miss Sondheim is, or..."
--> ''(Opens his lunch pail)''
--> '''Cindy's Modeling Agent:''' "Or what? You'll eat your lunch in my office?"
--> '''Renfield:''' "No, my lunch will eat ''you''."
--> ''(Snake comes out)''

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* This example, from ''LoveAtFirstBite'':
''Film/LoveAtFirstBite'':
--> '''Renfield:''' "You You have 30 seconds to tell me where Miss Sondheim is, or..."
-->
\\
''(Opens his lunch pail)''
-->
pail)''\\
'''Cindy's Modeling Agent:''' "Or Or what? You'll eat your lunch in my office?"
-->
office?\\
'''Renfield:''' "No, No, my lunch will eat ''you''."
-->
\\
''(Snake comes out)''


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* ''Film/StarTrekBeyond'': Actually a plot point: [[spoiler:Uhura's CunningLinguist ears are able to recognize the similarity in Krall's line to a recording of USS ''Franklin'''s missing CO, Captain Balthazar Edison, cluing her in that they're the same person.]]
-->'''Krall:''' The Federation has pushed the frontier for centuries. But no longer. This is where it begins, Lieutenant [Uhura]. This is where the frontier pushes ''back''.


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[[folder:Radio]]
* ''Radio/WaitWaitDontTellMe'' had Yakov Smirnoff himself call in to give the answer in [[http://www.npr.org/2017/02/11/514683508/bluff-the-listener "Bluff the Listener" on the 02/11/17 show]], prompting this comment from Peter Sagal:
-->"That was, yes, comedian Yakov Smirnoff talking about Soviet jokes. Remember, in Soviet Russia, listener bluffs you."
[[/folder]]
4th Jan '17 8:27:46 AM GrigorII
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* SelfDemonstrating/{{Deadpool}} is not alone in the multiverse, there are several others, of all types and kinds. Lady Deadpool, Dogpool, Kidpool, Iron Pool, Captain Poolmerica, whatever. And one of them is... PANDAPOOL! The species that endangers YOU!
26th Nov '16 1:10:02 PM MasterofGalaxies4628
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Can cause an InvertedTrope rather easily, if the trope can be described as "X does Y." If in this instance, "Y does X," it is both this trope and an inversion of the other trope.

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Can cause an InvertedTrope rather easily, if the starting trope can be described as "X does verbs Y." If in this instance, "Y does verbs X," it is both this trope and an inversion of the other trope.



* From the ''Anime/{{Pokemon}} XY: Kalos Quest'' episode "A Not-So-Flying Start!":

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* From One of Team Rocket's motto openings from the ''Anime/{{Pokemon}} XY: Kalos Quest'' episode "A Not-So-Flying Start!":



'''Jessie''': Prepare for trouble, the balloon knows YOU''!!''\\

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'''Jessie''': Prepare for trouble, the balloon knows YOU''!!''\\''you''!!\\



* Strip nr. 542 of ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'': ''[[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0542.html In Azure City, shark jumps YOU!]]''

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* Strip nr.no. 542 of ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'': ''[[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0542.html In Azure City, shark jumps YOU!]]''



* [[http://imgur.com/gJODXj5 In Soviet Russia, english learns YOU!!]]

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* [[http://imgur.com/gJODXj5 In Soviet Russia, english English learns YOU!!]]
19th Nov '16 2:26:14 PM GrigorII
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* DreamTellsYouToWakeUp
13th Nov '16 3:33:28 PM JMQwilleran
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* On ''Literature/CuriousGeorge'', most mornings, George goes out on the porch to find the paper. In the opening of "Curious George Rides a Bike," the narration states that "the paper found George," when the paperboy accidentally hits him with it.
10th Nov '16 10:33:21 PM Fireblood
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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."
8th Nov '16 10:28:12 AM ThatFanwiththeGlasses
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* DumbIsGood
3rd Nov '16 6:49:25 PM StarSword
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* ''Fanfic/TopDog'':
-->'''Harry Johnson:''' [N]o plan ever survives contact with the enemy, as the saying goes. Well, [[BadassBoast no enemy is going to survive contact with this plan.]]
23rd Oct '16 6:18:35 PM MasterofGalaxies4628
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* YouHateWhatYouAre
4th Oct '16 1:18:37 AM ChrisX
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'', one of the unlockable voice lines for Zarya the HuskyRusskie is: "In Russia, game plays you."

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'', one of the unlockable voice lines for Zarya the HuskyRusskie is: "In Russia, game plays you." And in ''VideoGame/HeroesOfTheStorm'', she has another one, which happens if [[StopPokingMe she gets poked a lot]]: "In Mother Russia, this joke is tired of you."
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