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25th Sep '17 7:36:10 PM PaulA
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* In Music/TomLehrer's song "Wernher von Braun":

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* In Music/TomLehrer's song "Wernher von Braun":Braun", from ''Music/ThatWasTheYearThatWas'':
20th Jul '17 11:34:30 AM Unicorndance
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* In ''VideoGame/MoshiMonsters'', ''the Movie'', when [[BigEater Fu]][[AttentionDeficitOohShiny ri]] and [[SmugSnake Kat]][[LargeHam suma]] were eating candy found on the ground, it leads to this.
-->'''Poppet''': "Careful, Furi! My journal says this area is extremely dangerous!"
-->'''Furi''': (eats candy) "Not dangerous, ''delicious''!"
-->'''Katsuma''': "Yeah, journal-schmournal, it looks pretty sweet to me!"
8th Jul '17 6:49:30 PM nombretomado
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TheOtherWiki tells us the actual name for this is [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schm Shm-reduplication]] and it's, unsurprisingly, of {{Yiddish|AsASecondLanguage}} origin.

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TheOtherWiki Wiki/TheOtherWiki tells us the actual name for this is [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schm Shm-reduplication]] and it's, unsurprisingly, of {{Yiddish|AsASecondLanguage}} origin.
1st Jul '17 8:37:31 AM Wynauttica
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* In Portland, Oregon, there's a pizza chain called Pizza Schmizza. It got its name when the founder's father told him, "Pizza schmizza get a real job."

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* In Portland, Oregon, there's a pizza chain called Pizza Schmizza. It got its name when the founder's father told him, "Pizza schmizza -- get a real job."
3rd Jun '17 12:48:27 PM Kartoonkid95
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** Episode "Bart's Friend Falls in Love":

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** Episode From "Bart's Friend Falls in Love":



** And later the same episode, "facts schmacts".

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** *** And later the same episode, "facts schmacts".schmacts".
** From "Any Given Sundance":
--->'''Chalmers:''' Think bigger, Seymour. Think ''film festival''.
--->'''Skinner:''' You mean Bamff?
--->'''Chalmers:''' Bamff, Schmamff! I'm taking about ''Sundance!''



* Grandpa Boris from ''WesternAnimation/{{Rugrats}}'' speaks this way often. There's a bit of a Genius Bonus with Boris using this expression since he's a Russian Jew and it's of Yiddish origin.

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* Grandpa Boris from ''WesternAnimation/{{Rugrats}}'' speaks this way often. There's a bit of a Genius Bonus GeniusBonus with Boris using this expression since he's a Russian Jew and it's of Yiddish origin.


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* In ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'' episode "Twas the Fight Before Christmas".
-->'''Santa:''' ''LIST SCHMIST!!!''
5th May '17 7:49:18 PM Phys101
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* On ''Series/{{Friends}}'', Joye (a womanizer of the group) has a moment when he wants to have a proper girlfriend and experience a real closeness with her, much like Monica and Chandler who were friends first before they got together. However, the advice doesn't work that well and actually lead to a threesome, closeness schmoseness be damned.

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* On ''Series/{{Friends}}'', Joye Joey (a womanizer of the group) has a moment when he wants to have a proper girlfriend and experience a real closeness with her, much like Monica and Chandler who were friends first before they got together. However, the advice doesn't work that well and actually lead to a threesome, closeness schmoseness be damned.
5th May '17 4:34:46 AM XFllo
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* On ''Series/{{Friends}}'', Joye (a womanizer of the group) has a moment when he wants to have a proper girlfriend and experience a real closeness with her, much like Monica and Chandler who were friends first before they got together. However, the advice doesn't work that well and actually lead to a threesome, closeness schmoseness be damned.
-->'''Joey:''' You didn't give me advice! No, you gave me a pickup line! As soon as I told her I wanted to, you know, "build a foundation and be friends first," I suddenly, through no fault of my own, became irresistible to her! And her roommate!
-->'''Monica:''' What about the closeness?
-->'''Joey:''' Closeness, schmoseness! There was three of us for crying out loud!
2nd Feb '17 3:44:34 PM Prfnoff
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* The verse of the RewrittenPopVersion of "Sue Me" from ''Theatre/GuysAndDolls'' includes the following lines:
-->So your brow is so high\\
And my brow is so low.\\
So brow, shmow,\\
I'm close to you now...
31st Jan '17 8:20:37 AM Prfnoff
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-->'''Abraham''': Isn't this all a little pagan for a supposedly monothesistic religion?\\

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-->'''Abraham''': Isn't this all a little pagan for a supposedly monothesistic monotheistic religion?\\
25th Nov '16 7:36:45 AM DaibhidC
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* Political scientist and populism expert Dr Duncan McDonnell coined the word "schmopulism" for parties or movements that are not actually populist, but are defined as such by their opponents as a way of dismissing them.

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* Political scientist and populism expert Dr Duncan McDonnell [=McDonnell=] coined the word "schmopulism" for parties or movements that are not actually populist, but are defined as such by their opponents as a way of dismissing them.
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