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16th Jul '17 7:48:53 PM jormis29
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* ''Film/UndercoverBrother''. During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the warning signs is a newspaper story (John Singleton to remake "Driving Miss Daisy") in a spinning paper.

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* ''Film/UndercoverBrother''. During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the warning signs is a newspaper story (John Singleton (Creator/JohnSingleton to remake "Driving Miss Daisy") ''Theatre/DrivingMissDaisy'') in a spinning paper.
9th Jul '17 3:21:14 PM nombretomado
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* Used as part of the autobiographical musical Bret and Jemaine perform in the final episode of ''FlightOfTheConchords'' - because it's a stage performance, they just turn down the lights and have a black-clad Dave slowly walk towards the front of the stage while twirling the paper.

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* Used as part of the autobiographical musical Bret and Jemaine perform in the final episode of ''FlightOfTheConchords'' ''Series/FlightOfTheConchords'' - because it's a stage performance, they just turn down the lights and have a black-clad Dave slowly walk towards the front of the stage while twirling the paper.
24th Jun '17 5:45:36 AM Arivne
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* ''Film/UndercoverBrother''. During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the displays uses a newspaper story in a spinning paper.

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* ''Film/UndercoverBrother''. During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the displays uses warning signs is a newspaper story (John Singleton to remake "Driving Miss Daisy") in a spinning paper.
20th Jun '17 1:18:23 AM Arivne
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* ''Film/UndercoverBrother''. During a scene showing various ways that black performers are falling under the effect of The Man's mind control drug, one of the displays uses a newspaper story in a spinning paper.
13th Jun '17 9:26:26 PM nombretomado
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* ''Film/TheIncredibleMrLimpet''. After Henry Limpet destroys the attacking U-boat wolf pack, a series of spinning newspaper headlines list the final events of UsefulNotes/WorldWar2 until victory.

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* ''Film/TheIncredibleMrLimpet''. After Henry Limpet destroys the attacking U-boat wolf pack, a series of spinning newspaper headlines list the final events of UsefulNotes/WorldWar2 UsefulNotes/WorldWarII until victory.



* ''VideoGame/CovertFront'' has these in the beginning of the first game, starting with one reporting the assassination of the French Prime Minister and ending with one reporting the beginning of WorldWarOne.

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* ''VideoGame/CovertFront'' has these in the beginning of the first game, starting with one reporting the assassination of the French Prime Minister and ending with one reporting the beginning of WorldWarOne.UsefulNotes/WorldWarI.
24th May '17 12:37:45 PM Morgenthaler
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The SpinningPaper usually takes place against a black background but often fades in footage of people in animated conversation, using telephones or reading newspapers. It is also common to show the SpinningPaper as an overlay on footage of printing presses. It is usually prefaced with either [[ExtraExtraReadAllAboutIt a newspaper boy yelling "Extra! Extra!"]] or a shot of a stack of newspapers being delivered.

The SpinningPaper is more commonly used in movies rather than TV shows and is such an [[DiscreditedTrope over-used cliché]] that these days it is usually used not for dramatic, but for comedic value, as in ''TheSimpsons''.

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The SpinningPaper Spinning Paper usually takes place against a black background but often fades in footage of people in animated conversation, using telephones or reading newspapers. It is also common to show the SpinningPaper Spinning Paper as an overlay on footage of printing presses. It is usually prefaced with either [[ExtraExtraReadAllAboutIt a newspaper boy yelling "Extra! Extra!"]] or a shot of a stack of newspapers being delivered.

The SpinningPaper Spinning Paper is more commonly used in movies rather than TV shows and is such an [[DiscreditedTrope over-used cliché]] that these days it is usually used not for dramatic, but for comedic value, as in ''TheSimpsons''.



A SpinningPaper will often display the WorstNewsJudgmentEver. See also NewsMonopoly.

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A SpinningPaper Spinning Paper will often display the WorstNewsJudgmentEver. See also NewsMonopoly.



** They even used SpinningPaper during a sketch in which Servo parodied Tony Travis' rise to stardom in ''[[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S04E15TheBeatniks The Beatniks]]''. Naturally this was done in the NoBudget style of the show, with each headline on the end of a long pole that Joel twirled manually in front of Cambot while vocalizing the musical effect.

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** They even used SpinningPaper Spinning Paper during a sketch in which Servo parodied Tony Travis' rise to stardom in ''[[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S04E15TheBeatniks The Beatniks]]''. Naturally this was done in the NoBudget style of the show, with each headline on the end of a long pole that Joel twirled manually in front of Cambot while vocalizing the musical effect.



* The first ''VideoGame/DestroyAllHumans'' uses it straight at the end of each stage... if you can call the [[ImplausibleDeniability increasingly implausible cover-ups]] for the mayhem Crypto has committed "using it straight". You'll also see a SpinningPaper if Crypto gets killed, describing the cover-up used for the capture of his body.

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* The first ''VideoGame/DestroyAllHumans'' uses it straight at the end of each stage... if you can call the [[ImplausibleDeniability increasingly implausible cover-ups]] for the mayhem Crypto has committed "using it straight". You'll also see a SpinningPaper Spinning Paper if Crypto gets killed, describing the cover-up used for the capture of his body.



* Played straight in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries''. Additionally, Fox Kids used to preview the day's episode with ads using a SpinningPaper opener describing a key plot point of the episode.

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* Played straight in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries''. Additionally, Fox Kids used to preview the day's episode with ads using a SpinningPaper Spinning Paper opener describing a key plot point of the episode.



* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "Less Than Hero", after Fry, Leela and Bender become superheroes, a SpinningPaper is shown... with the headline "No Action on Rates by FED". "Mysterious Vigilantes Foil Crime" is a title of a small article in the same newspaper.

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* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Futurama}}'' episode "Less Than Hero", after Fry, Leela and Bender become superheroes, a SpinningPaper Spinning Paper is shown... with the headline "No Action on Rates by FED". "Mysterious Vigilantes Foil Crime" is a title of a small article in the same newspaper.
24th May '17 11:03:47 AM Monolaf317
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* ''[[VideoGame/{{Delicious}} Fabulous]]: Angela's High School Reunion'': This happens at the start of Level 21, and at the ends of Levels 40 and 50, respectively.

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* ''[[VideoGame/{{Delicious}} Fabulous]]: ''VideoGame/{{Fabulous}}: Angela's High School Reunion'': This happens at the start of Level 21, and at the ends of Levels 40 and 50, respectively.



18th May '17 3:57:58 AM Cryoclaste
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* The first scene of ''VideoGame/JusticeLeagueTaskForce'' is one announcing ComicBook/{{Darkseid}} has declared war on Earth.
7th Apr '17 11:44:54 AM Monolaf317
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* ''[[VideoGame/{{Delicious}} Fabulous]]: Angela's High School Reunion'': This happens at the ends of Levels 40 and 50, respectively.

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* ''[[VideoGame/{{Delicious}} Fabulous]]: Angela's High School Reunion'': This happens at the start of Level 21, and at the ends of Levels 40 and 50, respectively.respectively.
-->'''Snuggford East sets high bar for high schools; School set to receive award for outstanding performance'''
20th Mar '17 7:22:42 AM Monolaf317
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* ''[[VideoGame/{{Delicious}} Fabulous]]: Angela's High School Reunion'': This happens at the ends of Levels 40 and 50, respectively.
-->'''[[spoiler:Pregnancy scandal shocks Snuggford High!]]'''
-->'''[[spoiler:Arrests made as Snuggford High School is destroyed by illegal reunion party]]'''
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