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22nd May '16 8:02:14 AM Prfnoff
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* In ''Let 'Em Eat Cake'', Union Square, Manhattan is where Kruger proclaims his anti-everything platform. Mary also happens to be selling her blue shirts there, and this is how they become the uniform of the revolution.

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* In ''Let 'Em Eat Cake'', Union Square, Manhattan is where plays host to a surprisingly well-mannered group of protesters, whose messages include "Schultz's Restaurant Is Unfair to Union Labor," "Union Labor Is Unfair to Schultz's Restaurant" and one addressing the workers of China in Yiddish. They are perturbed when the agitator Kruger proclaims energetically takes the stand with his anti-everything platform. Mary also happens to be selling her blue shirts there, and this is how they become the uniform of the revolution.
26th Jan '16 1:00:39 PM Morgenthaler
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* In ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', Brian hides out from the authorities in a plaza filled with speechifying mystics and prophets and starts spouting nonsense in order to blend in. Problem is the crowd thinks he's the [[IncrediblyLamePun First Coming]].

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* In ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', Brian hides out from the authorities in a plaza filled with speechifying mystics and prophets and starts spouting nonsense in order to blend in. Problem is the crowd thinks he's the [[IncrediblyLamePun First Coming]].
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3rd Dec '15 7:31:24 AM Prfnoff
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* Brian, the title character in ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', hides out from the authorities in a plaza filled with speechifying mystics and prophets and starts spouting nonsense in order to blend in. Problem is the crowd thinks he's the [[IncrediblyLamePun First Coming]].

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* Brian, the title character in In ''Film/MontyPythonsLifeOfBrian'', Brian hides out from the authorities in a plaza filled with speechifying mystics and prophets and starts spouting nonsense in order to blend in. Problem is the crowd thinks he's the [[IncrediblyLamePun First Coming]].



* Blueberry Park in Creator/DanielPinkwater's story ''The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death'', where three speakers go on simultaneously about the virtues of vegetarianism, getting the British out of Kenya, and demonic possession. The protagonist then decides to make a speech himself and brave the hecklers.

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* Blueberry Park in Creator/DanielPinkwater's story ''The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death'', where three speakers go on simultaneously about the virtues of vegetarianism, getting the British out of Kenya, and demonic possession.DemonicPossession. The protagonist then decides to make a speech himself and brave the hecklers.
8th Nov '14 8:25:27 PM DoctorDetective
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--->'''Mad Prophet:''' You, sir! You are a blight!
27th Oct '14 7:30:29 PM R1ck1
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27th Oct '14 7:30:20 PM R1ck1
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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish [[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of [[TalkativeLoons babbling loons]].

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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish [[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of [[TalkativeLoons [[TalkativeLoon babbling loons]].
27th Oct '14 7:29:55 PM R1ck1
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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of [[TalkativeLoons babbling loons]].

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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories outlandish [[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of [[TalkativeLoons babbling loons]].
27th Oct '14 7:29:47 PM R1ck1
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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of TalkativeLoon~s.

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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of TalkativeLoon~s.[[TalkativeLoons babbling loons]].
27th Oct '14 7:29:11 PM R1ck1
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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of TalkativeLoons.

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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of TalkativeLoons.TalkativeLoon~s.
27th Oct '14 7:28:50 PM R1ck1
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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of TalkativeLoon|s.

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A public square or park where all sorts of people (possibly including the SoapboxSadie) can be found making impassioned speeches about various subjects; usually political, but sometimes rather more bizarre. Crowds will gather to variously cheer or jeer. Generally, the quality of the speeches made won't be very high, and will be on such topics as outlandish[[UsefulNotes/ConspiracyTheories conspiracy theories]], [[NostalgiaFilter how things were better back in the old days]] and the verbal equivalent of the StronglyWordedLetter. In short, at a Soapbox Square you will see very few [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman well spoken gentleman]] but a heaping helping of TalkativeLoon|s.TalkativeLoons.
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