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17th Feb '18 5:50:31 AM eroock
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17th Feb '18 5:50:24 AM eroock
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3rd Feb '18 8:35:17 AM Winter
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* In one ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'' episode, Quark declares Major Kira his "One Millionth Customer" as part of a scheme to scan her image for a custom holoprogram. Prizes include free dabo spins, champagne, and an hour in the holosuite (the scan has to be taken there) that she transfers to an ensign whose birthday is coming up.
4th Aug '17 2:46:11 PM cybertoy0
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** In one story, during which Jughead suffers mishaps due to being in the wrong place at the wrong time, he and Archie enter a department store when erupts in cheers. Jug being the UmpteenthCustomer wins a date with a beauty pageant winner, whereas Archie, as the customer ''after'' Jughead, wins one of the more expensive goods. Being a HeManWomanHater, Jughead isn't happy with this arrangement- and neither is Archie.
28th Jul '17 12:23:58 PM Odacon_Spy
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* Parodied in a ''Series/MitchellAndWebb'' sketch, in which a group of eccentric businessmen wait for the millionth visitor to their website, only to find that he completely ignored all the banner ads and pop-ups telling him this.

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* Parodied in a ''Series/MitchellAndWebb'' ''Series/ThatMitchellAndWebbLook'' sketch, in which a group of eccentric businessmen wait for the millionth visitor to their website, only to find that he completely ignored all the banner ads and pop-ups telling him this.
3rd Jun '17 2:33:47 PM DaibhidC
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* In a ''ComicStrip/{{Retail}}'' Sunday strip, a store has [[http://retailcomic.com/comics/february-20-2011/ confetti, balloons and a fanfare]] for their billionth customer, but...
-->'''Customer''': Um ... what happens now?\\
'''Sales clerk''': That'll be $19.95.




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* The ''WesternAnimation/FiremanSam'' episode "Bronwyn's Millionth Customer" is about Bronwyn preparing for this. And then there's a fire.
30th Apr '17 11:21:50 AM nombretomado
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* ''TheTonightShow'': One magician was doing tricks disguised as a supermarket cashier. One of his tricks was to declare someone the millionth customer, then take down a large box with the prize. The box would contain exactly what the customer was purchasing.
* A ''LaverneAndShirley'' episode has Laverne becoming a supermarket's one millionth customer and winning a free shopping spree.

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* ''TheTonightShow'': ''Series/TheTonightShow'': One magician was doing tricks disguised as a supermarket cashier. One of his tricks was to declare someone the millionth customer, then take down a large box with the prize. The box would contain exactly what the customer was purchasing.
* A ''LaverneAndShirley'' ''Series/LaverneAndShirley'' episode has Laverne becoming a supermarket's one millionth customer and winning a free shopping spree.
10th Apr '17 7:44:11 PM ngh93
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* On ''WesternAnimation/{{SpongeBob SquarePants}}'', a customer gets this for giving Mr. Krabs his millionth dollar earned. He gets no prize; he and the others just get thrown out so that Krabs can enjoy the dollar in peace. He does reward his workers, though... with a fishing trip. The guy who gave him the dollar didn't even ''get his food''. Krabs basically stole from him.

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* On ''WesternAnimation/{{SpongeBob SquarePants}}'', a customer gets this for giving Mr. Krabs his millionth dollar earned. He gets no prize; he and the others just get thrown out so that Krabs can enjoy the dollar in peace. He Krabs does reward his workers, though... with a fishing trip. The guy who gave him the dollar didn't even ''get his food''. Krabs basically stole from him.
27th Mar '17 4:15:24 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* In ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "Delta and the Bannermen", it begins with the TARDIS being the umpteenth vehicle to pass through a hyperspace tollbooth; not only is the toll waived, the Doctor and Mel are awarded free places in an alien tour group going to visit 1950s Earth.

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* In The ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "Delta "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS24E3DeltaAndTheBannermen Delta and the Bannermen", it Bannermen]]" begins with the TARDIS being the umpteenth vehicle to pass through a hyperspace tollbooth; not only is the toll waived, the Doctor and Mel are awarded free places in an alien tour group going to visit 1950s Earth.
20th Feb '17 9:55:02 AM Miracle@StOlaf
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* ''Series/TriggerHappyTV'' once set up a "Millionth Customer" extravaganza outside an adult bookstore and surprised one of the unsuspecting chaps leaving the shop. Said customer hauled ass rather quickly after that.

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* ''Series/TriggerHappyTV'' ''Series/TriggerHappyTV'':
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once set up a "Millionth Customer" extravaganza outside an adult bookstore and surprised one of the unsuspecting chaps leaving the shop. Said customer hauled ass rather quickly after that.that.
** Another had them set it up outside a public loo. The woman who emerged had a ''very'' hard time keeping a straight face while graciously accepting her award and congratulatory bottle of bubbly.
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