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3rd Jul '16 8:02:41 PM FlakyPorcupine
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* ''VideoGame/WarOfTheMonsters'' has a few during the opening cinematic, describing how aliens are attacking the earth, are brought down, then monsters being created when they come into contact with their [[GreenRocks fuel]].
28th Jun '16 3:57:36 AM Morgenthaler
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* Used often in ''CornerGas'' with the local ''Howler''. Parodied in "Wedding Card":

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* Used often in ''CornerGas'' ''Series/CornerGas'' with the local ''Howler''. Parodied in "Wedding Card":
24th Jun '16 3:17:45 AM Morgenthaler
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* Done several times in the ''TransformersAnimated'' episode "Three's A Crowd". when Dirt Boss and the Constructicons start taking over gas stations and oil refineries. It's rather obviously metaphorical, since this all seems to take place in a single day (unless the Autobots were spending all week trying to get Lugnut out of that hole). Also it's TheFuture, they may not even have newspapers.

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* Done several times in the ''TransformersAnimated'' ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated'' episode "Three's A Crowd". when Dirt Boss and the Constructicons start taking over gas stations and oil refineries. It's rather obviously metaphorical, since this all seems to take place in a single day (unless the Autobots were spending all week trying to get Lugnut out of that hole). Also it's TheFuture, they may not even have newspapers.



* Used multiple times (including the CouchGag) in the ''SquirrelBoy'' episode "News It or Lose It".

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* Used multiple times (including the CouchGag) in the ''SquirrelBoy'' ''WesternAnimation/SquirrelBoy'' episode "News It or Lose It".
22nd May '16 12:58:48 PM erforce
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* The UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version of ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters}}'' uses a variant of this: the newspaper simply fades in, but the effect is the same. The headline is always "GHOST COPS BUST ___ STREET SPOOK."

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* The UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version of ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters 1990}}'' uses a variant of this: the newspaper simply fades in, but the effect is the same. The headline is always "GHOST COPS BUST ___ STREET SPOOK."
19th May '16 11:56:22 AM erforce
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* The UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version of ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' uses a variant of this: the newspaper simply fades in, but the effect is the same. The headline is always "GHOST COPS BUST ___ STREET SPOOK."

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* The UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version of ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Ghostbusters}}'' uses a variant of this: the newspaper simply fades in, but the effect is the same. The headline is always "GHOST COPS BUST ___ STREET SPOOK."
27th Mar '16 7:21:03 AM gallium
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* Early in ''Film/NoRegretsForOurYouth'', a series of dramatic newspaper headlines tell the tale of the student protests against the right-wing Japanese government, and how the protests are eventually crushed.
25th Mar '16 1:36:00 PM Morgenthaler
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* In CommandAndConquerRedAlert 2 the Allies ending there are several newspapers showing the Commanders victory and the Soviet premier defeat in his boxer.

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* In CommandAndConquerRedAlert 2 ''VideoGame/CommandAndConquerRedAlert2'', the Allies ending there are several newspapers showing the Commanders victory and the Soviet premier defeat in his boxer.
3rd Mar '16 6:12:15 PM mr3urious
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* ''WesternAnimation/TurboFast'' used a variant with a smartphone displaying a website article.
28th Feb '16 2:37:06 PM FlyingDuckManGenesis
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* The Sega Genesis version of ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' uses a variant of this: the newspaper simply fades in, but the effect is the same. The headline is always "GHOST COPS BUST ___ STREET SPOOK."

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* The Sega Genesis UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis version of ''Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}}'' uses a variant of this: the newspaper simply fades in, but the effect is the same. The headline is always "GHOST COPS BUST ___ STREET SPOOK.""
* The opening cutscene of ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures: Wild and Wacky Sports'' begins with this as Montana Max announces the opening of a new sports festival, with the grand prize being one million dollars.
* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Bonkers}}'' video game for the [[UsefulNotes/SuperNintendoEntertainmentSystem SNES]] does this in the opening cutscene, as well every time Bonkers beats a level, except for the fifth level. At the bottom of the newspaper, the Chief gives his opinion on Bonkers, which varies depending on how long it took him to beat the level.



* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' they did a spinning paper, and then pulled out to show it in the middle of Timmy's room with Cosmo spinning it in midair. Wanda complains that she can't read it, so Cosmo proceedes to spin her along with the paper.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'':
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In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' "The Masked Magician", they did a spinning paper, and then pulled out to show it in the middle of Timmy's room with Cosmo spinning it in midair. Wanda complains that she can't read it, so Cosmo proceedes proceeds to spin her along with the paper.
10th Dec '15 11:58:31 AM FF32
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* Parodied in a couple of sketches in ''TheKidsInTheHall'', one with headlines telling of teenager Bobby's below-average poetry and songwriting, and another with Simon & Hecubus ("Simon Eats Soup In A Fit Of Rage")

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* Parodied in a couple of sketches in ''TheKidsInTheHall'', ''Series/TheKidsInTheHall'', one with headlines telling of teenager Bobby's below-average poetry and songwriting, and another with Simon & Hecubus ("Simon Eats Soup In A Fit Of Rage")
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