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14th Aug '17 1:24:34 PM Sniccups
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** [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0761.html This strip]] (caution; it is full of spoilers) has Elan combining this with a non-visual pun: in response to the question "Are you enjoying the parade?" he states "I'm on the fence" while fencing with [[spoiler:Tarquin]] and also literally standing on a fence.
12th Aug '17 10:37:04 AM nombretomado
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* Much like Yahtzee, [[MovieBob The Game Overthinker]] often uses this, though he does this in combination with RunningGag, such as using a picture of Comicbook/TheQuestion when he uses the word question, using Creator/ShigeruMiyamoto for God, using a picture of a butt for but and others.

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* Much like Yahtzee, [[MovieBob The Game Overthinker]] WebVideo/TheGameOverthinker often uses this, though he does this in combination with RunningGag, such as using a picture of Comicbook/TheQuestion when he uses the word question, using Creator/ShigeruMiyamoto for God, using a picture of a butt for but and others.
11th Aug '17 9:07:33 AM Skylentt
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** In a later episode, Peter claims to have found out how to kill two bird with one stone. He then pulls out two little birds and crushes them with a big rock.
10th Aug '17 6:16:18 PM Kartoonkid95
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* In ''Film/BedknobsAndBroomsticks'', King Leonidas' secretary is is a literal [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secretarybird Secretarybird.]]
7th Aug '17 2:29:34 PM Gemser
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* ''VideoGame/HauntingStarringPolterguy'': One of the fright 'ems is the family's computer. It's mouse will turn into a huge real mouse.
5th Aug '17 10:48:10 AM MasterofGalaxies4628
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* DeerInTheHeadlights
30th Jul '17 12:58:04 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''ComicBook/JudgeDredd'': Judge Dredd never being seen without his helmet. "Justice is blind", anyone?
23rd Jul '17 10:04:14 PM karstovich2
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* In heraldry, this is known as "[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canting_arms canting arms]]" where the design references its owner's name in some way, for example, the Arms of the Castile and Leon are [[https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/48/Arms_of_Castile_and_Leon.svg a castle and a lion]]. This has also led to a saying in the UsefulNotes/SocietyForCreativeAnachronism, that [[IncrediblyLamePun "Heralds don't pun, they cant."]]

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* In heraldry, this is known as "[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canting_arms canting arms]]" where the design references its owner's name in some way, for example, way. For instance, the Arms arms of the Castile Spanish region/historical kingdom of Castilla y León (whose name, in Spanish, means "Castle and Leon are Lion") [[https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/48/Arms_of_Castile_and_Leon.svg a castle and a lion]]. Similarly, the [[https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bowes-Lyon_Arms.svg arms of the Bowes-Lyon family]] (the family of [[UsefulNotes/TheHouseOfWindsor Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother]]) features bows and lions. This has also led to a saying in the UsefulNotes/SocietyForCreativeAnachronism, that [[IncrediblyLamePun "Heralds don't pun, they cant."]]
23rd Jul '17 2:51:05 AM Trueman001
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* Rebuses (visual puzzles) are made of this trope. For example, one music rebus is [[http://i301.photobucket.com/albums/nn77/robert-fm/rebus14_zpsidrvhxcz.jpg a picture of a Leica camera followed by one of Mick Jagger]]; Leica Rolling Stone == ''[[Music/BobDylan Like a Rolling Stone]]''.

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* Rebuses (visual puzzles) are made of this trope. For example, one music rebus is [[http://i301.photobucket.com/albums/nn77/robert-fm/rebus14_zpsidrvhxcz.[[https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4325/35294661973_284e0ac8dd.jpg a picture of a Leica camera followed by one of Mick Jagger]]; Leica Rolling Stone == ''[[Music/BobDylan Like a Rolling Stone]]''.
30th Jun '17 5:50:09 PM Sakubara
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* ''Boku no Pico'': In Pico to Chico (The second OVA), Pico and Chico are using a [[{{Pun}}cat-paw shaped vibrator]]. That same shape can be seen on [=CoCo=]'s cellphone keychain, only this time it's a small dialing wand. This is also a kind of ContinuityPorn.
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