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28th Sep '17 3:55:07 PM Eddy1215
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* In ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'', Wade, after [[MattressTagGag ripping the a tag off the bottom of a couch and learning that it's against the law]], imagines himself in a prison cell with two dangerous-looking criminals:

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* In ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'', Wade, after [[MattressTagGag ripping the a tag off the bottom of a couch and learning that it's against the law]], [[ImagineSpot imagines himself in a prison cell with two dangerous-looking criminals:criminals]]:



'''Second criminal:''' Yeah? well, I robbed 70 banks, see, and 90 gas stations. And I stole the Klopman Diamond. What are you in for?\\

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'''Second criminal:''' Yeah? well, I robbed 70 banks, see, and 90 gas stations. And I stole [[RunningGag the Klopman Diamond.Diamond]]. What are you in for?\\



''[the criminals run for the bars and scream for help]''

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''[the ''[[[ComicalOverreacting the criminals run for the bars and scream for help]''help]]]''
27th Sep '17 11:25:57 PM foxley
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* In ''Series/TenthKingdom'', Tony is technically arrested for being found in the Queen's cell (wearing handcuffs) when everybody awoke to find her gone. When asked though, he says that he was arrested for a bank robbery. Which is technically true, he was arrested on Earth for the robbery before fleeing through the magic mirror.

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* In ''Series/TenthKingdom'', ''Series/TheTenthKingdom'', Tony is technically arrested for being found in the Queen's cell (wearing handcuffs) when everybody awoke to find her gone. When asked though, he says that he was arrested for a bank robbery. Which is technically true, he was arrested on Earth for the robbery before fleeing through the magic mirror.



* ''PvP'' had a story where Brent took Skull to a veterinarian for a checkup, and ended up in jail for owning an exotic animal without a license (they thought he was a gorilla). When the other, signifigantly more hardcore criminals in lockup asked Brent what he did, he gave a legaleze answer about not filing the proper paperwork, and recieves blank stares.

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* ''PvP'' ''Webcomic/PvP'' had a story where Brent took Skull to a veterinarian for a checkup, and ended up in jail for owning an exotic animal without a license (they thought he was a gorilla). When the other, signifigantly more hardcore criminals in lockup asked Brent what he did, he gave a legaleze answer about not filing the proper paperwork, and recieves blank stares.



* ''PennyArcade'' did a strip where a serial killer who cut out his victims eyes is in the same cell as a former Midway employee who made the decision to [[FelonyMisdemenour not put multiplayer in]] the now-obscure flight racer game ''FreakyFlyers''.

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* ''PennyArcade'' ''Webcomic/PennyArcade'' did a strip where a serial killer who cut out his victims eyes is in the same cell as a former Midway employee who made the decision to [[FelonyMisdemenour [[FelonyMisdemeanour not put multiplayer in]] the now-obscure flight racer game ''FreakyFlyers''.''VideoGame/FreakyFlyers''.
26th Sep '17 12:32:44 PM Kartoonkid95
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* In thew ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "Chris Has Got a Date, Date, Date, Date, Date" Stewie and Peter send out a tweet that a movie was "Just okay" and promptly get arrested by the "Internet police". When they get to jail they run into another inmate. Peter asks "What are you in for" and he replies "I thought that Caytlin Jenner wasn't very courageous or good looking."
--> '''Stewie''': *terrified* Brian, there are some bad people in here!!

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* In thew ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "Chris Has Got a Date, Date, Date, Date, Date" Stewie and Peter send out a tweet that a movie was "Just okay" and promptly get arrested by the "Internet police". When they get to jail jail, they run into another inmate. Peter inmate; Brian asks "What are you in for" for"? and he replies "I thought that Caytlin Jenner wasn't very courageous or good looking."
--> '''Stewie''': *terrified* '''[[AmbiguouslyGay Stewie]]''': ''(terrified)'' Brian, there are some bad people in here!!here!!
** In "Dial Meg for Murder", Meg is sent to a women's prison, and her black cellmate asks her "Did you get caught trying to vote in Ohio?"
20th Sep '17 2:16:48 PM VutherA
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-->'''Tattletale Strangler:''' ''[in prison]'' Well, at least I'm safe from that yellow idiot.\\
'''Patrick:''' ''[in the same cell as him]'' Hey, mac. ''[the Strangler faces him]'' What're you in for?\\

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-->'''Tattletale Strangler:''' ''[in prison]'' [[FromBadToWorse Well, at least I'm safe from that yellow idiot.idiot]].\\
'''Patrick:''' '''[[TooDumbToLive Patrick]]:''' ''[in the same cell as him]'' Hey, mac. ''[the Strangler faces him]'' What're you in for?\\
20th Sep '17 2:08:03 PM Geoduck
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* A variation appears in Arlo Guthrie's song/monologue "Music/AlicesRestaurant":

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* A As quoted above, a variation appears in Arlo Guthrie's song/monologue "Music/AlicesRestaurant":
19th Sep '17 7:44:20 PM Geoduck
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** When Agatha enters Castle Heterodyne, she is asked if she can cook, and says yes. Then, when asked what she's in for, she says she poisoned thirty-seven people because they complained about her cooking.

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** When Agatha enters Castle Heterodyne, she is asked if she can cook, and says yes. Then, when asked what she's in for, she says she poisoned thirty-seven people because they complained about her cooking. (In the print-novel adaptation of the comic, "mass poisoning" is indeed the charge listed on her forged commitment papers.)
18th May '17 2:49:59 PM Green_lantern40
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* In ''Film/TheFirstWivesClub'', when the three main characters' ex-husbands are coerced into congregating at the titular club's headquarters, the last to arrive, Brenda's ex-husband Morty, sees the other two in the waiting room and asks, "What are you guys in for?"


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* In the first ''VideoGame/LEGOIsland'' game, when you visit the Brickster in his lone jail cell next to the police station, this begins one of the quotes he says.
-->'''Brickster:''' What are you in for? Oh, you're ''not'' in -- ''I'm'' in. Heh heh heh. For [[JustForPun bricking and entering]]. I hear they're gonna give me ''the chair''. Maybe even a lovely matching table.
7th May '17 9:54:37 AM nombretomado
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* The live-action ''[[Franchise/TransformersFilmSeries Transformers]]'' movie had this on a helicopter:

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* The live-action ''[[Franchise/TransformersFilmSeries Transformers]]'' ''{{Film/Transformers}}'' movie had this on a helicopter:
27th Apr '17 3:56:46 PM SilentStranger
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* ''PvP'' had a story where Brent took Skull to a veterinarian for a checkup, and ended up in jail for owning an exotic animal without a license (they thought he was a gorilla). When the other, signifigantly more hardcore criminals in lockup asked Brent what he did, he gave a legaleze answer about not filing the proper paperwork, and recieves blank stares.
--> '''Brent''': Uh, and I popped a cap in my old lady for giving me lip about it.
--> '''Thug''': Word!
* ''PennyArcade'' did a strip where a serial killer who cut out his victims eyes is in the same cell as a former Midway employee who made the decision to [[FelonyMisdemenour not put multiplayer in]] the now-obscure flight racer game ''FreakyFlyers''.
--> '''Killer''': Oh man, I ''played'' that game, it would have been great online! You're crazy! I mean, I'M crazy, but you...
--> '''Programmer''': ''You cut out a man's eyes!!''
--> '''Killer''': Hey, dont even compare my eye shit to what you did, it's not even close!



** When Mr Burns is jailed for stealing valuable art, he seemingly lucks out by being put in the same cell as another white-collar criminal... until he finds out said inmate went to Dartmouth College.
--> '''Mr Burns''': GET ME AWAY FROM THIS SAVAGE BEAST!!



* In thew ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "Chris Has Got a Date, Date, Date, Date, Date" Stewie and Peter send out a tweet that a movie was "Just okay" and promptly get arrested by the "Internet police". When they get to jail they run into another inmate. Peter asks "What are you in for" and he replies "I thought that Caytlin Jenner wasn't very courageous or brave."

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* In thew ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "Chris Has Got a Date, Date, Date, Date, Date" Stewie and Peter send out a tweet that a movie was "Just okay" and promptly get arrested by the "Internet police". When they get to jail they run into another inmate. Peter asks "What are you in for" and he replies "I thought that Caytlin Jenner wasn't very courageous or brave."good looking."
--> '''Stewie''': *terrified* Brian, there are some bad people in here!!
8th Mar '17 5:41:54 PM Jacob175
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* In ''ComicBook/TheWalkingDead'' the heroes ask this question of the small group of surviving inmates they encounter at the zombie-infested prison and are are told armed robbery, tax fraud, drugs, and murder. It's probably not hard to pick out which one of these is eventually, horribly, revealed to be a bald-faced lie.

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* In ''ComicBook/TheWalkingDead'' the heroes ask this question of the small group of surviving inmates they encounter at the zombie-infested prison and are are told armed robbery, tax fraud, drugs, and murder. It's probably not hard to pick out which one of these is eventually, horribly, revealed to be a bald-faced lie.



* The live-action ''[[TransformersFilmSeries Transformers]]'' movie had this on a helicopter:

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* The live-action ''[[TransformersFilmSeries ''[[Franchise/TransformersFilmSeries Transformers]]'' movie had this on a helicopter:



* ''Series/{{Monk}}'' once went to prison on an undercover mission. His cellmate quickly noticed that he was obviously unused to prison and didn't seem like a criminal type. When he asked WhatAreYouInFor, Monk improvised and said "embezzlement."

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* ''Series/{{Monk}}'' once went to prison on an undercover mission. His cellmate quickly noticed that he was obviously unused to prison and didn't seem like a criminal type. When he asked WhatAreYouInFor, this, Monk improvised and said "embezzlement."



'''Hunter:''' I can see it now: I'm on death row, awaiting lethal injection. This mass murderer who killed 48 babies and ate them asks me [[WhatAreYouInFor what I'm being executed for]]. I say: "Opening Ben's letter."

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'''Hunter:''' I can see it now: I'm on death row, awaiting lethal injection. This mass murderer who killed 48 babies and ate them asks me [[WhatAreYouInFor what I'm being executed for]].for. I say: "Opening Ben's letter."



:: Then he adds "And 'Creating a Nuisance'," and all the criminals move back and become friends with him.

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:: Then -->Then he adds "And 'Creating a Nuisance'," and all the criminals move back and become friends with him.
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