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13th Sep '17 6:00:33 PM Pinokio
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* ''ComicBook/XMen'' member Beast, or The Beast.



* ''[[ComicBook/TheVision (The) Vision]]''.

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* ''[[ComicBook/TheVision (The) Vision]]''.''ComicBook/SilverSurfer'', or ''The Silver Surfer''.


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* ''[[ComicBook/TheVision (The) Vision]]''.
21st Aug '17 3:56:51 PM Malysano
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21st Aug '17 3:56:20 PM Malysano
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* Despite commonly being abbreviated "[=LotR=]", Creator/JRRTolkien's fantasy epic is called ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''.

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* Despite commonly being abbreviated "[=LotR=]", Creator/JRRTolkien's fantasy epic is called ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. (Proper initialism conventions call for the leaving out of articles and prepositions [hence why the Federal Bureau '''of''' Investigation is the FBI and not the FB'''o'''I], so it ''should'' be abbreviated "LR.")



** Proper initialism conventions call for the leaving out of articles and prepositions (hence why the Federal Bureau '''of''' Investigation is the FBI and not the FB'''o'''I), so it ''should'' be abbreviated as "LR."

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** Proper initialism conventions call for the leaving out of articles and prepositions (hence why the Federal Bureau '''of''' Investigation is the FBI and not the FB'''o'''I), so it ''should'' be abbreviated as "LR."
21st Aug '17 3:53:11 PM Malysano
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** Proper initialism conventions call for the leaving out of articles and prepositions (hence why the Federal Bureau '''of''' Investigation is the FBI and not the FB'''o'''I), so it ''should'' be abbreviated as "LR."
18th Aug '17 11:02:47 PM Kazrak
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** Similarly, online music services tend to need to special-case The The. 'The' is usually marked as a 'stop word', a word to be ignored in search queries. If the service is lucky, somebody on the team is aware of The The and they special-case them before roll-out.
7th Aug '17 2:03:05 PM LadyNorbert
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* In the ''VideoGame/DarkParables'' series, the seventh game is ''Ballad of Rapunzel'' and the ninth game is ''The Queen of Sands''. However, people often mix them up, putting a ''The'' on ''Rapunzel'' and/or removing it from ''Sands''.
** Also, the first game in the series is ''Curse of Briar Rose''. For some reason, when it first debuted, it was shown in a few places as ''Curse of the Briar Rose.''
6th Aug '17 6:37:17 PM MikeK
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* HardcorePunk group The Faith: "The" is officially part of their name, but their discography consists of one release where the cover says "The Faith" (a split single with Void), and another where it's simply "Faith" (''Subject To Change'').
2nd Aug '17 2:59:27 PM ninjacreeper48
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* ''Anime/TheBigO'', or ''Big O''

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* ''Anime/TheBigO'', or ''Big O''O''.
1st Aug '17 6:37:59 AM ninjacreeper48
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* ''Anime/TheBigO'', or ''Big O''
8th Jul '17 1:43:04 PM nombretomado
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* This can happen with foreign films when their titles are translated into English, especially when the language in question doesn't use "the". The Japanese film "砂の器" is called ''Film/CastleOfSand'' on TheOtherWiki but ''The Castle of Sand'' at The Internet Movie Database.

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* This can happen with foreign films when their titles are translated into English, especially when the language in question doesn't use "the". The Japanese film "砂の器" is called ''Film/CastleOfSand'' on TheOtherWiki Wiki/TheOtherWiki but ''The Castle of Sand'' at The Internet Movie Database.



* On TheOtherWiki, battles have sometimes raged over whether to use the "the" in an article title. ''Series/TheAvengers'' (the TV series) has it but ''ComicBook/TheAvengers'' (the comic book) doesn't. The official ManualOfStyle says:

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* On TheOtherWiki, Wiki/TheOtherWiki, battles have sometimes raged over whether to use the "the" in an article title. ''Series/TheAvengers'' (the TV series) has it but ''ComicBook/TheAvengers'' (the comic book) doesn't. The official ManualOfStyle says:
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