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30th Jul '17 12:46:38 PM Bigri23
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[[caption-width-right:343:''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Evcsj1gx1CE Don't forget it!]]'']]

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[[caption-width-right:343:''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Evcsj1gx1CE com/watch?v=7BPMZp5QYNE&feature=youtu.be&t=6s Don't forget it!]]'']]
30th Jul '17 8:44:05 AM Bigri23
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[[caption-width-right:343:''Oh, so'' that's ''what that's called!'']]

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[[caption-width-right:343:''Oh, so'' that's ''what that's called!'']]
[[caption-width-right:343:''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Evcsj1gx1CE Don't forget it!]]'']]
19th Jan '17 5:30:58 PM thatother1dude
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* ''[[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague Justice League Unlimited]]'': During an ElectricTorture sequence, The Question resisted interrogation by only revealing random useless facts, such as the name for those little plastic caps at the end of a shoelace. He then added on "Their true purpose is sinister."
** This being ComicBook/TheQuestion, [[ConspiracyTheorist he might have been serious]].
*** And, as proven on the show, [[ProperlyParanoid he might be right]].

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* ''[[WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague Justice League Unlimited]]'': During an ElectricTorture sequence, The Question resisted interrogation by only revealing random useless facts, such as the name for those little plastic caps at the end of a shoelace. He then added on "Their true purpose is sinister."
** This being ComicBook/TheQuestion,
" [[ConspiracyTheorist he He might have been serious]].
*** And, as proven on the show,
serious]], and [[ProperlyParanoid he might be right]].
10th Jun '16 2:46:32 PM margdean56
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* One bank commercial on the radio used a hypothetical mom-and-pop aglet factory - and in turn heavy use of this trope - to explain how said bank wasn't too big for ANY small business!... Yeah, the housing market crash was making everyone pretty desperate (not that it was a bad ad in the end).

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* One bank commercial on the radio used a hypothetical mom-and-pop aglet factory - -- and in turn heavy use of this trope - -- to explain how said bank wasn't too big for ANY small business!... Yeah, the housing market crash was making everyone pretty desperate (not that it was a bad ad in the end).



* In Don DeLillo's novel "Underworld", Father Paulus teaches young Shay to name all the parts of a shoe.

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* In Don DeLillo's [=DeLillo=]'s novel "Underworld", Father Paulus teaches young Shay to name all the parts of a shoe.
27th Apr '16 9:48:30 AM ederlathh
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-->"The aglest," I said.

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-->"The aglest," aglet," I said.
27th Apr '16 9:47:23 AM ederlathh
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* In Don DeLillo's novel "Underworld", Father Paulus teaches young Shay to name all the parts of a shoe.
-->"Yes. And the metal sheath at each end of the lace." He flicked the thing with his middle finger.
-->"This I don't know in a million years."
-->"The aglet."
-->"Not in a million years."
-->"The tag or aglet."
-->"The aglest," I said.
25th Nov '15 3:44:19 PM bitemytail
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* Merriam Webster has a top ten list for "Words For Things You Didn't Know Have Names". [[http://www.merriam-webster.com/top-ten-lists/top-10-words-you-didnt-know/aglet.html Yep.]]
6th Nov '15 4:31:21 PM nombretomado
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** This being TheQuestion, [[ConspiracyTheorist he might have been serious]].

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** This being TheQuestion, ComicBook/TheQuestion, [[ConspiracyTheorist he might have been serious]].
5th Sep '15 12:13:08 PM Phred
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfPussInBoots'', this comes up in Puss' increasingly bad answers to the Sphinx's riddles.
-->'''Sphinx''': "I am always hungry and must be fed, the finger I touch will soon turn red", what am I?
-->'''Puss''': That... that little thing on the end of a shoelace! (gestures to his boots) The thing!!
-->'''Sphinx''': An aglet?
-->'''Puss''': Yes.
-->'''Sphinx''': No, it's fire.
25th Jun '15 4:58:17 AM Mettan
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* An Aglet is one of the available equippable items in ''VideoGame/{{Terraria}}'', providing a small speed boost when equipped.

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* An Aglet is one of the available equippable items accessories in ''VideoGame/{{Terraria}}'', providing a small speed boost when equipped.equipped. It's also an ingredient in crafting one of the best speed-boosting accessories in the game.
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