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13th May '17 4:38:04 PM nombretomado
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** Referenced in ''{{Starcraft}}: Brood War'', when Lieutenant Duran is sent to bring in Vice-Admiral Stukov. When he arrives he announces that he is there to "terminate [Stukov's] command". Stukov retorts, "we both know what it is you're here to terminate".

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** Referenced in ''{{Starcraft}}: Brood War'', ''VideoGame/StarCraftBroodWar'', when Lieutenant Duran is sent to bring in Vice-Admiral Stukov. When he arrives he announces that he is there to "terminate [Stukov's] command". Stukov retorts, "we both know what it is you're here to terminate".
8th Apr '17 8:31:39 PM Theatre_Maven_3695
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* Subverted in ''The White Pillars Murder'' by Creator/GKChesterton.

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* ℅℅ Subverted in ''The White Pillars Murder'' by Creator/GKChesterton.



* A children's book about AlCapone notes that you should ''not'' ask him to take care of your cat for the weekend.

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* A children's book (one of a ''Horrible Histories'' knockoff/spinoff series (not sure which) called ''Famous Dead People'') about AlCapone UsefulNotes/AlCapone notes that you should ''not'' ask him to take care of your cat for the weekend.
11th Jan '17 10:27:48 AM Discar
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* ''Series/AgentsOfShield'': A boss at a HYDRA-run company asks a new hire what convinced him to take the job. The hire mentions the usual things (work he enjoys, money, etc.) as well as the "incentives program". [[spoiler:Said "program" being a family member or two locked away in a HYDRA cell.]]

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* ''Series/AgentsOfShield'': ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'': A boss at a HYDRA-run company asks a new hire what convinced him to take the job. The hire mentions the usual things (work he enjoys, money, etc.) as well as the "incentives program". [[spoiler:Said "program" being a family member or two locked away in a HYDRA cell.]]
11th Jan '17 10:26:03 AM Discar
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* In Season 2 of ''Series/AgentsOfShield'', a boss at a HYDRA-run company asks a new hire what convinced him to take the job. The hire mentions the usual things (work he enjoys, money, etc.) as well as the "incentives program". [[spoiler:Said "program" being a family member or two locked away in a HYDRA cell.]]

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* In Season 2 of ''Series/AgentsOfShield'', a ''Series/AgentsOfShield'': A boss at a HYDRA-run company asks a new hire what convinced him to take the job. The hire mentions the usual things (work he enjoys, money, etc.) as well as the "incentives program". [[spoiler:Said "program" being a family member or two locked away in a HYDRA cell.]]]]
* ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'': When Charlie almost dies, he has a vision of his dead father urging him to take care of his mother. Everyone is confused by this revelation, as Evelyn is a horrid woman who arguably drove Charlie's father to death. Charlie still does his best to help his mother out as much as possible, and she predictably takes advantage, to his dismay. Then, when they're watching a mafia movie together, two mobsters discuss "taking care" of an enemy, and Charlie slowly smiles.
-->'''Charlie:''' ''[to the ceiling]'' I'm so sorry. I misunderstood.\\
'''Evelyn:''' What was that, dear?\\
'''Charlie:''' Nothing. ''[[[VorpalPillow grabs a pillow menacingly]]]'' Nothing at all...
16th Sep '16 2:02:31 AM PaulA
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* ''The Three Coffins'' aka ''The Hollow Man'' by Creator/JohnDicksonCarr.

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* ''The Three Coffins'' aka ''The Hollow Man'' Man'', a Literature/DrGideonFell novel by Creator/JohnDicksonCarr.



--> "Some of us are so sharp, we could just ''cut'' ourselves."

--> Mr. Croup scratched his head of orange hair, theatrically. "Talking of the marquis, I wonder where he is. He's a bit late, isn't he, Mister Vandemar?"
-->"Very late indeed, Mister Croup. As late as he possibly could be."
-->Mr. Croup coughed sententiously and delivered his punch line. "Then from now on, we'll have to call him the late marquis de Carabas."

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--> **
--->
"Some of us are so sharp, we could just ''cut'' ourselves."

-->
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**
--->
Mr. Croup scratched his head of orange hair, theatrically. "Talking of the marquis, I wonder where he is. He's a bit late, isn't he, Mister Vandemar?"
-->"Very
Vandemar?"\\
"Very
late indeed, Mister Croup. As late as he possibly could be."
-->Mr.
"\\
Mr.
Croup coughed sententiously and delivered his punch line. "Then from now on, we'll have to call him the late marquis de Carabas."
30th Aug '16 7:38:13 AM JoieDeCombat
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* Combined with BondOneLiner and lampshaded in ''Film/QuantumOfSolace''. When M asks about a {{mook}} named Slate who was about to kill Bond with a straightedge razor:
-->'''Bond'''[[note]]Tanner is the one on the phone talking with M[[/note]]: Slate was a dead end.
-->'''M''': [[GenreSavvy Dammit, he killed him!]]

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* Combined with BondOneLiner and lampshaded in ''Film/QuantumOfSolace''. When M asks about a {{mook}} named Slate who was about to kill Bond with a straightedge razor:
-->'''Bond'''[[note]]Tanner is the one
Tanner, on the phone talking with M[[/note]]: Bond, to inquire about the hit man he'd been investigating as a lead:
-->'''Tanner''': He says
Slate was a dead end.
-->'''M''':
end.\\
'''M''':
[[GenreSavvy Dammit, he killed him!]]
30th Aug '16 7:32:05 AM JoieDeCombat
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* Played straight in ''LightNovel/{{Baccano}}'', when the head of a prominent crime family tells his notoriously AxCrazy nephew to go "have a word with" some business associates. The nephew makes absolutely sure that his uncle means what he thinks he means.
--> '''Mr. Russo:''' "Go to the Van Dyke auto plant, Ladd. But just...have a word or two with 'em, okay?"

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* Played straight Lampshaded nearly to the point of subversion in ''LightNovel/{{Baccano}}'', when ''LightNovel/{{Baccano}}'': Placido Russo, the head of a prominent crime family family, tells his notoriously AxCrazy nephew Ladd to go "have a word with" some business associates. The nephew makes absolutely sure Ladd insists on making ''absolutely sure'' that his uncle means what he thinks he means.
means, despite Placido's best efforts to keep it implied.
--> '''Mr. Russo:''' '''Placido:''' "Go to the Van Dyke auto plant, Ladd. But just...have a word or two with 'em, okay?"



-->'''Mr. Russo''': "I'm just sayin', go and have a word with 'em."

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-->'''Mr. Russo''': -->'''Placido''': "I'm just sayin', go and have a word with 'em."



-->'''Mr. Russo''': "...I haven't said anything except for you to ''go have a little word with 'em.''.

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-->'''Mr. Russo''': -->'''Placido''': "...I haven't said anything except for you to ''go have a little word with 'em.''.
9th Aug '16 10:43:04 PM LinusEitname
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** And then from the third movie, after Bender messes around with the Donbot's wife:
-->'''Donbot''': I want you to take care of him.
-->'''Clamps''': You mean "take care of him", or, ''"take care of him"''?
-->'''Donbot''': ''(with no change in inflection)'' Take care of him.
21st Jun '16 2:56:03 PM dclark
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* In Season 2 of ''Series/AgentsOfShield'', a boss at a HYDRA-run company asks a new hire what convinced him to take the job. The hire mentions the usual things (work he enjoys, money, etc.) as well as the "incentives program". [[spoiler:Said "program" being a family member or two locked away in a HYDRA cell.]]
3rd May '16 10:33:36 AM valozzy
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