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19th Aug '16 10:35:57 PM lipranzer
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* Subverted on ''WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle:

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* Subverted on ''WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle:''WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle'':
19th Aug '16 10:34:52 PM lipranzer
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* Subverted on ''WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle:
-->'''Bullwinkle:''' (''pointing to a pair of [[TankGoodness tanks]]'') Uh-oh. What are those things, Rock?
-->'''Rocky:''' Tanks, Bullwinkle. ({{Beat}}). I said ''tanks'', Bullwinkle.
-->'''Bullwinkle:''' Oh, [[LamePunReaction do I]] ''[[LamePunReaction have]]'' [[LamePunReaction to say it]]?
** And then double subverted when he eventually does say, "You're welcome".
9th Aug '16 9:39:13 PM player03
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** One episode has Arin asking Danny about updog. The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wWhsfnxgLI result]] is ''[[FunnyMoments priceless]]''.

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** One episode has Arin asking Danny about updog. The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wWhsfnxgLI com/watch?v=r3eaGx5Z3Q4 result]] is ''[[FunnyMoments priceless]]''.
22nd Jun '16 1:17:06 PM ShinyCottonCandy
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* In Houston Texas, there is a Restaurant called Kenny and Ziggy's, on their menu in the ala cart side order section is the item Duckway and for its price it says Ask Your Server! Here is a PDF Copy of the Menu, see Page 4[[http://www.kennyandziggys.com/K&ZMenuREST8_12.pdf]]

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* In Houston Texas, there is a Restaurant called Kenny and Ziggy's, on their menu in the ala cart side order section is the item Duckway and for its price it says Ask Your Server! Here is a PDF Copy of the Menu, see Page 4[[http://www.kennyandziggys.com/K&ZMenuREST8_12.4[[http://kennyandziggys.com/menus/K&Zmenu_16.pdf]]
12th Apr '16 12:46:22 PM merotoker
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* Lampshaded in one ''Comicbook/JosieAndThePussycats'' story, Alex Cabot III is kidnapped and held for ransom while the band is at a gig in Greece. As part of the ransom, the payment has to be delivered in an urn. The girls go to a shop, and once they are given one by the shopkeeper...

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* Lampshaded in one ''Comicbook/JosieAndThePussycats'' story, story; Alex Cabot III is kidnapped and held for ransom while the band is at a gig in Greece. As part of the ransom, the payment has to be delivered in an urn. The girls go to a shop, and once they are given one by the shopkeeper...



-->'''Norm''': "Ringo, what are you up to?"
-->'''Ringo''': (peering from magazine) "Page five."
** Also from the same movie:
--->'''Reporter''': How did you find America?
--->'''John''': Turned left at Greenland.

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-->'''Norm''': "Ringo, what are you up to?"
-->'''Ringo''':
to?"\\
'''Ringo''':
(peering from magazine) "Page five."
** Also from the same movie:
--->'''Reporter''':
"\\
...\\
'''Reporter''':
How did you find America?
--->'''John''':
America?\\
'''John''':
Turned left at Greenland.



* From the MarxBrothers' ''Film/AnimalCrackers'', when Admiral Spaulding (Groucho) is proposing to two women at once;

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* From the MarxBrothers' Creator/MarxBrothers' ''Film/AnimalCrackers'', when Admiral Spaulding (Groucho) is proposing to two women at once;



* You can pretty much make a drinking game out of this trope watching ''Series/RowanAndMartinsLaughIn'' and ''HeeHaw'' (same thing, different demographic; that's actually the only enjoyable way to watch these shows, as even the actors would admit.)

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* You can pretty much make a drinking game out of this trope watching ''Series/RowanAndMartinsLaughIn'' and ''HeeHaw'' ''Series/HeeHaw'' (same thing, different demographic; that's actually the only enjoyable way to watch these shows, as even the actors would admit.)



** If only Willow was there to hear about sticking fingers in dykes - I mean dikes.

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** If only Willow was there to hear about sticking fingers in dykes - I mean uh, dikes.



** On one occasion, Larry actually started to do the TropeNamer joke but was cut off by George, who was in the middle of some hijinks and didn't have the time for it.

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** On one occasion, Larry actually started to do the TropeNamer {{Trope Namer|s}} joke but was cut off by George, who was in the middle of some hijinks and didn't have the time for it.



* In a 2002 episode of PanelShow ''Series/TheyThinkItsAllOver'', Gary Lineker's team were shown footage of an Exeter City goal being celebrated by players running up to the crowd holding out an upturned cap (a reference to unpaid wages caused by financial trouble at the club). Gary's teammate, Rory [=McGrath=], observed that Exeter were nicknamed the Grecians, leading to the inevitable joke, complete with LamePunReaction from host Nick Hancock:

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* In a 2002 episode of PanelShow [[PanelGame Panel Show]] ''Series/TheyThinkItsAllOver'', Gary Lineker's team were shown footage of an Exeter City goal being celebrated by players running up to the crowd holding out an upturned cap (a reference to unpaid wages caused by financial trouble at the club). Gary's teammate, Rory [=McGrath=], observed that Exeter were nicknamed the Grecians, leading to the inevitable joke, complete with LamePunReaction from host Nick Hancock:



* From William Shakespeare's "Hamlet", Act II, Scene II:

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* From William Shakespeare's "Hamlet", ''Theatre/{{Hamlet}}'', Act II, Scene II:



* An episode of WebVideo/GameGrumps has Arin asking Danny about updog. The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wWhsfnxgLI result]] is ''[[FunnyMoments priceless]]''.
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pcGzxdIzfg&feature=youtu.be&t=7m Another episode]] has Arin trying the TropeNamer. Danny's smarter this time.
* [[https://twitter.com/saladinahmed/status/553937374867382272 This]] [[{{Twitter}} tweet]] to UsefulNotes/RichardDawkins.

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* An WebVideo/GameGrumps
** One
episode of WebVideo/GameGrumps has Arin asking Danny about updog. The [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wWhsfnxgLI result]] is ''[[FunnyMoments priceless]]''.
** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pcGzxdIzfg&feature=youtu.be&t=7m Another episode]] has Arin trying the TropeNamer.{{Trope Namer|s}}. Danny's smarter this time.
* [[https://twitter.com/saladinahmed/status/553937374867382272 This]] [[{{Twitter}} tweet]] Website{{tw|itter}}eet to UsefulNotes/RichardDawkins.



** An example from a ShowWithinAShow parody of ''HeeHaw'':

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** An example from a ShowWithinAShow parody of ''HeeHaw'':''Series/HeeHaw'':



* The WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}} episode "2D Blacktop" had this exchange:

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* The WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}} ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' episode "2D Blacktop" had this exchange:



* Cole's Law: [[spoiler:Thinly sliced cabbage, with mayonnaise and carrots.]]

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* Cole's Law: [[spoiler:Thinly sliced cabbage, with mayonnaise and carrots.]]carrots]].



--->'''Humphrys:''' I'm not in the first flush of youth, that's absolutely true... and I do have a three-year-old, that's true.\\

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--->'''Humphrys:''' -->'''Humphrys:''' I'm not in the first flush of youth, that's absolutely true... and I do have a three-year-old, that's true.\\



* At Emerald City Comicon 2015, JewelStaite told [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WDZP3qGCepY a story]] about NathanFillion putting a different name tag on her dog's collar each time he watched him. One time he made the name "Watdog" so when people in the dog park asked him what his dog's name was, he could say, "What dog?"

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* At Emerald City Comicon 2015, JewelStaite Creator/JewelStaite told [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WDZP3qGCepY a story]] about NathanFillion Creator/NathanFillion putting a different name tag on her dog's collar each time he watched him. One time he made the name "Watdog" so when people in the dog park asked him what his dog's name was, he could say, "What dog?"
7th Apr '16 5:47:17 AM Andyroid
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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/CartoonPlanet'', Brak tricks Zorak into asking "What's a matta?". Zorak retaliates by getting Brak to ask "What's a henway?".

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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/CartoonPlanet'', Brak tricks Zorak into asking "What's a matta?". Zorak retaliates by getting with "I'll tell you what's a-matta; somebody stole my henway!" and Brak to ask "What's a henway?".falls for it.
13th Mar '16 6:44:21 PM tropower
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--->'''[[PunnyName Henny]] [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed Youngman]]:''' Ever been to Queens? What do you think of Flushing, NY?

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--->'''[[PunnyName Henny]] [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed [[InkSuitActor Youngman]]:''' Ever been to Queens? What do you think of Flushing, NY?
7th Mar '16 9:21:21 PM Kirayoshi
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* In ''Comicbook/TheCartoonHistoryOfTheUniverse'', during the chapter on the origins of Judaism, mention is made of King Solomon's meeting with Hiram, king of the "sophisticated seaport" of Tyre:
-->'''Solomon''': You Hiram?\\
'''Hiram''': And I fire 'em! Haw haw haw!\\
'''Solomon''': Did someone say "sophisticated"?
5th Feb '16 9:03:28 AM snichols1973
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* Subverted in ''Series/TheMuppets'' "Going, Going Gonzo" episode after Scooter rejects Rizzo and Pepe's poker invitation:
-->Rizzo: Oh, we need another schnook to fleece.
-->Pepe: What's a "schnooktafleece"?
-->Rizzo: A patsy to swindle.
-->Pepe: "Patsytoswindle"?
-->Rizzo: Guy to rob.
-->Pepe: "Guytorob"-- Does anyone speak English around here?
8th Jan '16 11:08:03 AM Conradus
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*** Most (perhaps all) of these are hardly original to the Muppet show...which was probably part of the point.
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