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26th Aug '16 8:16:16 PM TheTropper
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* In the first episode of ''WebVideo/VideoGameHighSchool'', when Law appears on the fictional show In Real Life, supporters outside the studio are waving supportive signs. The Law himself enters with a sign reading "It's me".
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "Mr. Griffin Goes to Washington", there's a guy holding a John 3:16 sign on a baseball game. Brian looks it up, and it turns out that it means: "And the Lord said, 'Go, Sox.'"
* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''' "Stark Raving Dad", the John 3:16 guy turns up to welcome "Music/MichaelJackson" to Evergreen Terrace along with fans with Jackson-specific signs.
** Played with in "Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington". There was a group of protestors outside the White House holding signs saying things such as "Things are fine", "No Complaints Here", and "Everything's A-OK"

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\n* In the ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "Mr. Griffin Goes to Washington", there's a guy holding a John 3:16 sign on a baseball game. Brian looks it up, and it turns out that it means: "And the Lord said, 'Go, Sox.'"
* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''' ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'' episode "Mindful Education", Garnet makes a sign that says "Go Steven + Connie" on one side and "Go Stevonnie" on the other and waves it around encouragingly while Steven and Connie train together when they're fused.
* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' episode
"Stark Raving Dad", the John 3:16 guy turns up to welcome "Music/MichaelJackson" to Evergreen Terrace along with fans with Jackson-specific signs.
** Played with in "Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington". There was a group of protestors outside the White House holding signs saying things such as "Things are fine", "No Complaints Here", and "Everything's A-OK"
A-OK".



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* In the first episode of ''WebVideo/VideoGameHighSchool'', when Law appears on the fictional show In Real Life, supporters outside the studio are waving supportive signs. The Law himself enters with a sign reading "It's me".

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* ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2'': The Smissmass update comic has an angry civilian with the sign "[[http://www.teamfortress.com/asmissmasstory/?p=3 RED & BLU OUT OF TEUFORT]]" as part of a FunnyBackgroundEvent.

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* ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2'': The Smissmass update comic has an angry civilian with the sign "[[http://www.teamfortress.com/asmissmasstory/?p=3 RED & BLU BLUE OUT OF TEUFORT]]" as part of a FunnyBackgroundEvent.



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25th Aug '16 5:25:14 PM IsadorLevi
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* An episode of ''Series/ModernFamily'' has Mitch and Cam drawn into protesting a restaurant while unaware of what it has actually done, so they show up with signs saying merely "stop doing what you're doing" and "shame!".
9th Jul '16 2:40:00 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''[[Franchise/{{Bionicle}} Mata Nui Online Game]]'', before you unlock the entrance to the lightstone cavern, you can see some miners protesting in the dark with signs that say "No can see no can dig" and "You can't dig what you can't see".

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\n* In the ''[[Franchise/{{Bionicle}} ''[[VideoGame/{{Bionicle}} Mata Nui Online Game]]'', before you unlock the entrance to the lightstone cavern, you can see some miners protesting in the dark with signs that say "No can see no can dig" and "You can't dig what you can't see".
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22nd May '16 11:15:52 AM LadyJafaria
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** In another Discworld book, ''Discworld/InterestingTimes'' the rebels try to Wave Signs Around but because they're still indoctrinated into what can best be described as "JapanesePoliteness UpToEleven" the signs aren't very strongly worded. They say things like "Slightly Bad Things Please Happen To Our Enemies."
23rd Apr '16 2:42:33 PM nombretomado
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* ''FatherTed'' and Dougal protesting outside a cinema (see the MoralGuardians page image). "Down with this sort of thing!" "Careful now!"

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\n* ''FatherTed'' ''Series/FatherTed'' and Dougal protesting outside a cinema (see the MoralGuardians page image). "Down with this sort of thing!" "Careful now!"



* On ''TheDailyShow'', when Jon Stewart announced his "Rally to Restore Sanity", he showed some toned-down protest signs he produced for the rally, including, [[GodwinsLaw "I Disagree With You, but I'm Pretty Sure You're Not Hitler"]], "Got Competence?", "9/11 Was an Outside Job!" and [[TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers "Legalize Pot"]].

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* On ''TheDailyShow'', ''Series/TheDailyShow'', when Jon Stewart announced his "Rally to Restore Sanity", he showed some toned-down protest signs he produced for the rally, including, [[GodwinsLaw "I Disagree With You, but I'm Pretty Sure You're Not Hitler"]], "Got Competence?", "9/11 Was an Outside Job!" and [[TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers "Legalize Pot"]].
14th Apr '16 5:34:04 AM TheHeroHartmut
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-->Newsperson: Can you tell me why you marched out of school today?
-->Stan: Uh.....war.
-->Newsperson: Right and what about the war?
-->Kyle: It's, it's....gay?
-->Newsperson: Uh huh and what aspect of it do you think is most gay?
-->Kyle: Uh...''reading the sign he's carrying'' No blood for oil!
-->Stan: Yeah. ''reading'' War is not my voice.
-->Cartman: ''reading'' Bush is a [[GodwinsLaw nayzzi]]!

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-->Newsperson: -->'''Newsperson:''' Can you tell me why you marched out of school today?
-->Stan: Uh.....war.
-->Newsperson: Right
today?\\
'''Stan:''' Uh... war.\\
'''Newsperson:''' Right,
and what about the war?
-->Kyle:
war?\\
'''Kyle:'''
It's, it's....gay?
-->Newsperson:
gay?\\
'''Newsperson:'''
Uh huh huh, and what aspect of it do you think is most gay?
-->Kyle:
gay?\\
'''Kyle:'''
Uh...''reading the sign he's carrying'' No blood for oil!
-->Stan:
oil!\\
'''Stan:'''
Yeah. ''reading'' War is not my voice.
-->Cartman:
voice.\\
'''Cartman:'''
''reading'' Bush is a [[GodwinsLaw nayzzi]]!



-->''Give A Hooto, Don't Pollute Pluto!''
-->''Preserve Our Useless Wasteland''
-->''Free ChillyWilly''
-->'''Protester:''' ''(excitedly)'' Here they come. Oh, I hope they read my sign! ''(Holds up sign saying, "Go Away Tanker!")''

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-->''Give A Hooto, Don't Pollute Pluto!''
-->''Preserve
Pluto!''\\
''Preserve
Our Useless Wasteland''
-->''Free ChillyWilly''
-->'''Protester:'''
Wasteland''\\
''Free ChillyWilly''\\
'''Protester:'''
''(excitedly)'' Here they come. Oh, I hope they read my sign! ''(Holds up sign saying, "Go Away Tanker!")''



-->'''[=SpongeBob=]:''' How's this, Squidward? ''(holds up a white fence)''
-->'''Squidward:''' Not a picket ''fence'', you ding-dong! Picket ''sign''!
-->'''[=SpongeBob=]:''' How about this? ''(holds up a sign with [[VisualPun a picture of a man picking his nose]])''

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-->'''[=SpongeBob=]:''' How's this, Squidward? ''(holds up a white fence)''
-->'''Squidward:'''
fence)''\\
'''Squidward:'''
Not a picket ''fence'', you ding-dong! Picket ''sign''!
-->'''[=SpongeBob=]:'''
''sign''!\\
'''[=SpongeBob=]:'''
How about this? ''(holds up a sign with [[VisualPun a picture of a man picking his nose]])''


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* Protests held in Ireland often feature the signs mentioned from the ''Series/FatherTed'' example listed above.
16th Jan '16 11:56:19 PM nombretomado
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* One ''FarSide'' cartoon depicted a protest by the Imbeciles Of America, whose signs were of course crudely made, misspelled, held upside down, etc.

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* One ''FarSide'' ''ComicStrip/TheFarSide'' cartoon depicted a protest by the Imbeciles Of America, whose signs were of course crudely made, misspelled, held upside down, etc.
19th Dec '15 11:28:36 AM Pinokio
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** The "Trumptastic Voyage" web video shows supporters of Donald Trump holding signs saying "Paid" and "Vote".
7th Nov '15 5:35:58 AM davah301
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** In "Mr. Plow", Homer has a ImagineSpot of him helping George HW Bush sneak valuable art works out from the White House by plowing through the protesters. Signs include "Forget the Alamo", "I dislike Ike" and "Pay me not to work".
7th Sep '15 9:19:32 PM nombretomado
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* {{Nextwave}} is seen carrying protest signs about the ComicBook/CivilWar (and the fact that they're not involved).

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\n* {{Nextwave}} ComicBook/{{Nextwave}} is seen carrying protest signs about the ComicBook/CivilWar (and the fact that they're not involved).
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