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11th Apr '16 3:12:35 PM DougSMachina
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There can be the magical version of this trope, replacing the scientist with a wizard or witch. The TechnicolorScience becomes TechnicolorMagic, but looks remarkably similar.

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There can be the magical version of this trope, replacing the scientist with a wizard or witch. The TechnicolorScience becomes TechnicolorMagic, Technicolor Magic, but looks remarkably similar.



* Coffee is produced this way in one episode of ''Series/BreakingBad''.

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* Coffee ''Series/BreakingBad'': When Walt first enters the "superlab" of premium science equipment for he best meth production, he asks his new lab partner Gale about the contraption of glassware. It turns out that Gale is produced this way in one episode of ''Series/BreakingBad''.just as rigourously scientific about making coffee as he is about anything else. After tasting it, Walt agrees with his methods.
22nd Mar '16 4:55:19 PM StFan
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* In ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartIII'', Doc Brown has this elaborate machine in his Old West blacksmith shop. Takes up most of the room it's in. When he activates it, the thing huffs and puffs and shakes and finally, after all this ostentatious display, spits out two ice cubes.
-->'''Marty:''' "Its... a refrigerator?"
** Effective for the implied humor, but also fairly realistic as creating a refrigeration unit in that time with limited materials and technology would result in a large machine.

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* In ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartIII'', Doc Brown has this elaborate machine in his Old West blacksmith shop. Takes up most of the room it's in. When he activates it, the thing huffs and puffs and shakes and finally, after all this ostentatious display, spits out two ice cubes.
-->'''Marty:''' "Its... a refrigerator?"
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cubes. Effective for the implied humor, but also fairly realistic as creating a refrigeration unit in that time with limited materials and technology would result in a large machine.machine.
-->'''Marty:''' It's... a refrigerator?




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8th Jan '16 5:06:24 PM nombretomado
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* Jake Stonebender, from SpiderRobinson's ''[[Literature/CallahansCrosstimeSaloon Callahan]]'' series, owns a Rube Goldberg contraption that looks a bit like a 50s movie doomsday device. Its sole purpose is to make the perfect cup of coffee.

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* Jake Stonebender, from SpiderRobinson's Creator/SpiderRobinson's ''[[Literature/CallahansCrosstimeSaloon Callahan]]'' series, owns a Rube Goldberg contraption that looks a bit like a 50s movie doomsday device. Its sole purpose is to make the perfect cup of coffee.
27th Jun '15 3:12:04 PM FordPrefect
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* ''Series/StarTrekEnterprise''. Captain Archer gets caught out on a covert mission to a pre-warp drive civilisation this way. He watches a woman create a liquid from her equipment, and asks in a hushed voice what it is. She give him a funny look as it's their version of a SpotOfTea.

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* ''Series/StarTrekEnterprise''. Captain Archer gets caught out on a covert mission to a pre-warp drive civilisation this way. He watches a woman create a liquid from her equipment, and asks in a hushed voice what it is. She give gives him a funny look as it's their version of a SpotOfTea.
28th May '15 12:34:47 AM erforce
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* In ''[[Film/BackToTheFuture Back to the Future: Part III]]'', Doc Brown has this elaborate machine in his Old West blacksmith shop. Takes up most of the room it's in. When he activates it, the thing huffs and puffs and shakes and finally, after all this ostentatious display, spits out two ice cubes.

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* In ''[[Film/BackToTheFuture Back to the Future: Part III]]'', ''Film/BackToTheFuturePartIII'', Doc Brown has this elaborate machine in his Old West blacksmith shop. Takes up most of the room it's in. When he activates it, the thing huffs and puffs and shakes and finally, after all this ostentatious display, spits out two ice cubes.
28th Feb '15 6:28:29 PM Lenoxus
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* In ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'', Arnold asks if the exotic glass-tube contraption will provide the forensic results they need, and Gerald replies that it's just to make hot chocolate.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'', Arnold asks if the an exotic glass-tube contraption will provide the forensic results they need, and Gerald replies that it's just to make hot chocolate.
28th Feb '15 6:27:46 PM Lenoxus
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* In ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'', Arnold asks if the exotic glass-tube contraption will provide the forensic results they need, and Gerald replies that it's just to make hot chocolate.
22nd Feb '15 2:48:32 AM Lavalyte
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In essense, extensive arcane equipment is used to make an unexpectedly mundane drink.
8th Jan '15 8:24:52 AM samf359
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* Magical version: Potion class in ''Literature/HarryPotter''. Blending exotic things in a caldron and make a drinkable mixture.

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* Magical version: Potion class in ''Literature/HarryPotter''. Blending Blend exotic things in a caldron and make a drinkable mixture.
8th Jan '15 8:24:03 AM samf359
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* In ''[[Film/BackToTheFuture Back to the Future: Part III]]'', Doc Brown has this elaborate machine in his Old West blacksmith shop. Takes up most of the room its in. When he activates it, the thing huffs and puffs and shakes and finally, after all this ostentatious display, spits out two ice cubes.

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* In ''[[Film/BackToTheFuture Back to the Future: Part III]]'', Doc Brown has this elaborate machine in his Old West blacksmith shop. Takes up most of the room its it's in. When he activates it, the thing huffs and puffs and shakes and finally, after all this ostentatious display, spits out two ice cubes.
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