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18th Oct '16 3:31:53 PM DarkHunter
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* Done a couple of times in ''Disney/TheEmperorsNewGroove''.

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* Done a couple of times in ''Disney/TheEmperorsNewGroove''.''Disney/TheEmperorsNewGroove'', where the characters notice blatantly impossible things happening and then just go "Oh well, more important things to focus on."
17th Sep '16 3:44:54 PM MoPete
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* In the ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'' episode "Hot Off the Grill," word is spread around that the ashes used in Al's barbecue grill include the cremated ashes of Marcy's dead aunt. While Kelly, Bud, and Peg have a VomitDiscretionShot, Steve only looks at his burger, then grins widely and takes a big bite out of it.
4th Sep '16 5:31:06 AM erforce
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* ...And the ''PinkPanther'' was probably the king.

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* ...And the ''PinkPanther'' ''WesternAnimation/ThePinkPanther'' was probably the king.
20th Jan '16 6:11:22 AM PixelKnight
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A character is given [[TheReveal a revelation]], or sees/hears something, that is shocking/insulting/disturbing/outlandish/etc. They begin to [[EyeTake react accordingly]]... but then just shrug it off and go about their business. Always PlayedForLaughs.

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A character is given [[TheReveal a revelation]], or sees/hears something, that is shocking/insulting/disturbing/outlandish/etc.shocking, insulting, disturbing, outlandish, or just plain dumb. They begin to [[EyeTake react accordingly]]... but then just shrug it off and go about their business. Always PlayedForLaughs.
13th Sep '15 4:24:06 PM nombretomado
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* The following exchange from ''NottingHill'':

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* The following exchange from ''NottingHill'':''Film/NottingHill'':
9th Aug '15 4:07:58 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''TheIncrediblyStrangeCreatures'': A woman is aghast that her carnival barker boyfriend's idea of a date is that she "should slave over a hot stove" to cook him steak. However, she quickly accepts his proposal. That carnival barker must be [[KavorkaMan some kind of irresistible]].

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* ''TheIncrediblyStrangeCreatures'': ''Film/TheIncrediblyStrangeCreatures'': A woman is aghast that her carnival barker boyfriend's idea of a date is that she "should slave over a hot stove" to cook him steak. However, she quickly accepts his proposal. That carnival barker must be [[KavorkaMan some kind of irresistible]].



* In the film ''NationalLampoonsVacation'', the family discovers that their sandwiches are all wet because "the dog wet on the picnic basket". Upon hearing this, Aunt Edna sniffs her sandwich, shrugs and continues eating it.

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* In the film ''NationalLampoonsVacation'', ''Film/NationalLampoonsVacation'', the family discovers that their sandwiches are all wet because "the dog wet on the picnic basket". Upon hearing this, Aunt Edna sniffs her sandwich, shrugs and continues eating it.



* This has been used to end many Muppet sketches on ''SesameStreet''.

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* This has been used to end many Muppet sketches on ''SesameStreet''.
''Series/SesameStreet''.



* ''SomethingPositive'': Monette [[spoiler:creates montages out of old comics belonging to Fred: incredibly rare old comics that gave Fred rare respite in his hard childhood]]. Faye says that he'll be so angry she should move to another country, but Fred takes it very well.

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* ''SomethingPositive'': ''Webcomic/SomethingPositive'': Monette [[spoiler:creates montages out of old comics belonging to Fred: incredibly rare old comics that gave Fred rare respite in his hard childhood]]. Faye says that he'll be so angry she should move to another country, but Fred takes it very well.



* Done in the ''TotalDramaIsland'' episode "Phobia Factor," where we see a shot of millions of slimy pink worms squirming around in an empty wooden hot tub as Chris reveals that Beth's challenge is to [[{{Squick}} completely submerge herself in them]], we then get reaction shots of the other campers gasping, throwing up or even fainting, followed by a shot of Beth herself, who does an EyeTake... [[ShrugTake then shrugs and calmly does the challenge without complaining]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/TotalDramaIsland'':
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Done in the ''TotalDramaIsland'' episode "Phobia Factor," where we see a shot of millions of slimy pink worms squirming around in an empty wooden hot tub as Chris reveals that Beth's challenge is to [[{{Squick}} completely submerge herself in them]], we then get reaction shots of the other campers gasping, throwing up or even fainting, followed by a shot of Beth herself, who does an EyeTake... [[ShrugTake then shrugs and calmly does the challenge without complaining]].
11th Apr '15 1:18:54 PM ultimomant
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* Probably one of the funniest and most memorable examples is the final scene in ''SomeLikeItHot'': "[[WholesomeCrossdresser I'm a man!]]""Well, nobody's perfect."

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* Probably one of the funniest and most memorable examples is the final scene in ''SomeLikeItHot'': ''Film/SomeLikeItHot'': "[[WholesomeCrossdresser I'm a man!]]""Well, man!]]" "Well, nobody's perfect."
28th Mar '15 8:27:09 PM nombretomado
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* ''JohnnyBravo'' was possibly the prince of this technique.

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* ''JohnnyBravo'' ''WesternAnimation/JohnnyBravo'' was possibly the prince of this technique.



* Done in ''FamilyGuy''. The family has just gotten a horse, and Peter has been collecting its semen and putting it in the fridge next to the milk. Stewie stares wide-eyed at his cereal...then sloooowly puts the spoon back into his mouth.

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* Done in ''FamilyGuy''.''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''. The family has just gotten a horse, and Peter has been collecting its semen and putting it in the fridge next to the milk. Stewie stares wide-eyed at his cereal...then sloooowly puts the spoon back into his mouth.
21st Jan '15 9:54:22 AM R1ck1
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* Probably one of the funniest and most memorable examples is the final scene in ''SomeLikeItHot'': "Well, nobody's perfect."

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* Probably one of the funniest and most memorable examples is the final scene in ''SomeLikeItHot'': "Well, "[[WholesomeCrossdresser I'm a man!]]""Well, nobody's perfect."
6th Jan '15 3:54:16 AM bradleysigma
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[[caption-width-right:350:By all accounts, it doesn't make sense.]]
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