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7th Aug '16 11:40:06 AM ConnorJohn
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* ''Film/Deadpool2016'' just HAS to put a spin on it: "What's a nice place like you doing in a girl like this?"
22nd Jul '16 5:03:09 PM Kolic
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* Fi from ''Series/BurnNotice'' tends to get this whenever she visits a seedy bar or hangout. It never ends well for the guy asking.
28th May '16 9:36:36 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In ''ThePretender'' episode ''A Stand-Up Guy'', Jarod strikes up a conversation with a woman whose restaurant has become a gang hangout, and asks her in a joking tone what a nice girl like her is doing in a place like this.

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* In ''ThePretender'' ''Series/ThePretender'' episode ''A Stand-Up Guy'', Jarod strikes up a conversation with a woman whose restaurant has become a gang hangout, and asks her in a joking tone what a nice girl like her is doing in a place like this.
5th May '16 2:08:49 PM aye_amber
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* BobDylan: "What's a sweetheart like you doing in a dump like this?"

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* BobDylan: Music/BobDylan: "What's a sweetheart like you doing in a dump like this?"
4th May '16 5:47:19 PM aye_amber
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* FrankZappa ''loved'' this line and used it in at least five different songs.

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* FrankZappa Music/FrankZappa ''loved'' this line and used it in at least five different songs.



* BarryManilow inverted it to ask "''What's a nice boy like me/Doing in a place that never closes?''" Later performed (as "Nice [[TheCoverChangesTheGender Girl]] Like Me") by Creator/SandyDuncan on ''Series/TheMuppetShow''.

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* BarryManilow Music/BarryManilow inverted it to ask "''What's a nice boy like me/Doing in a place that never closes?''" Later performed (as "Nice [[TheCoverChangesTheGender Girl]] Like Me") by Creator/SandyDuncan on ''Series/TheMuppetShow''.
26th Mar '16 11:39:38 AM nombretomado
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* Dick Dastardly in the ''DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines'' episode "Fly-By-Knights" laments "What's a nice guy like me doing in a cooped-up outfit like this?"

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* Dick Dastardly in the ''DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines'' ''WesternAnimation/DastardlyAndMuttleyInTheirFlyingMachines'' episode "Fly-By-Knights" laments "What's a nice guy like me doing in a cooped-up outfit like this?"
19th Mar '16 12:26:55 AM Hossmeister
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3rd Nov '15 7:13:31 PM DrFraud
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* In ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/8794482/18/Snake-Whisper Snake Whisper]]'' Harry spots a short thirteen-year-old trying to reach one of the higher bookshelves in a mildly-dodgy section of Flourish and Blotts.
-->'''Harry:''' So... how is it that a girl like you finds herself in this part of the shop?
15th May '15 7:24:03 AM erforce
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* ''{{Casablanca}}'' puts a negative spin on this trope:

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* ''{{Casablanca}}'' ''Film/{{Casablanca}}'' puts a negative spin on this trope:
7th Mar '15 5:44:10 PM WillKeaton
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* In the ''Series/DoctorWho'' story "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS5E5TheWebOfFear The Web of Fear]]", someone asks a female scientist "What's a girl like you doing in a job like this?". She's not impressed.

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* In the ''Series/DoctorWho'' story "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS5E5TheWebOfFear The Web of Fear]]", someone asks a female scientist "What's a girl like you doing in a job like this?". this?" She's not impressed.
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