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18th Mar '17 9:38:18 PM AnoneMouseJr
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* ''Film/PrettyWoman'': Late in the film, Richard Gere's character of Edward Lewis says that "I know about wanting more. I invented the concept."
29th Jan '17 10:15:32 PM Give1Take2
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* ''Film/{{Anastasia}}'': While Dimitri and Vlad sing to [[DramaticIrony "Anya"]] about Anastasia's mischievous childhood:
-->'''Anya:''' Was I wild?\\
'''Dimitri:''' Wrote the book!
27th Jan '17 4:53:53 PM StarTropes
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* In the SeriesFinale of ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'', a future Starfleet instructor introduces Admiral Janeway as "the person who, literally, wrote the book on the Borg."

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* In the SeriesFinale of ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'', a future Starfleet instructor Reg Barclay introduces Admiral Janeway to his class at Starfleet Academy as "the person who, literally, wrote the book on the Borg."
20th Jan '17 7:44:11 AM Ccook1956
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* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'': The Foghorn Leghorn cartoon "Raw Raw Rooster!" has Foggy trying one-up his loudmouthed college classmate Rhode Island Red with a series of mistimed booby traps, one of them and exploding golf ball/

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* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'': The Foghorn Leghorn cartoon "Raw Raw Rooster!" has Foggy trying one-up his loudmouthed college classmate Rhode Island Red with a series of mistimed booby traps, one of them and an exploding golf ball/ball.
20th Jan '17 7:31:16 AM Ccook1956
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* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'': The Foghorn Leghorn cartoon "Raw Raw Rooster!" has Foggy trying one-up is loudmouthed college classmate Rhode Island Red with a series of mistimed booby traps, one of them and exploding golf ball/

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* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'': The Foghorn Leghorn cartoon "Raw Raw Rooster!" has Foggy trying one-up is his loudmouthed college classmate Rhode Island Red with a series of mistimed booby traps, one of them and exploding golf ball/
20th Jan '17 7:30:31 AM Ccook1956
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* ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'': The Foghorn Leghorn cartoon "Raw Raw Rooster!" has Foggy trying one-up is loudmouthed college classmate Rhode Island Red with a series of mistimed booby traps, one of them and exploding golf ball/
-->'''Foghorn:''' Golf...I say, golf, anyone?\\
'''Red:''' Golf? Why, you're talkin' to the man who practically invented the game!
20th Jan '17 7:27:28 AM Ccook1956
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* ''WesternAnimation/WackyRaces'' #4 (Gold Key run, August, 1971): In "Follow Through To Yoo-Hoo", the narrator notes that the racers' devil-may-care driving is attributed to a book--"How To Win A Race By Hook or Crook," written by the series' villain, Dick Dastardly.
15th Jan '17 8:39:05 AM JackG
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'''The Head:''' That's alright. I was just, as usual, thinking.\\

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'''The Head:''' That's alright. [[MyBrainIsBig I was just, as usual, thinking.\\]]\\
15th Jan '17 5:08:14 AM Doug86
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* ''OBrotherWhereArtThou'': Pappy O'Daniel says of himself, "I ''invented'' moral fiber!" (This in response to his political rival, [[spoiler: also KKK member]] Homer Stokes, whose campaign claims that O'Daniel [[TakeThat "lacks moral fiber"]].)

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* ''OBrotherWhereArtThou'': ''Film/OBrotherWhereArtThou'': Pappy O'Daniel says of himself, "I ''invented'' moral fiber!" (This in response to his political rival, [[spoiler: also KKK member]] Homer Stokes, whose campaign claims that O'Daniel [[TakeThat "lacks moral fiber"]].)
8th Nov '16 4:39:49 PM thatother1dude
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* From the episode "The Simpsons Spin-Off Showcase" of ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'':

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'':
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** In "The Great Money Caper", Homer and Bart have been scamming people when Grampa asks to join, saying he wrote the book on conning. Bart looks at the About the Author section on the back cover and sees a picture of a young Grandpa, showing that it was a LiteralMetaphor.

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** In "The Great Money Caper", Homer and Bart have been scamming people when Grampa asks to join, saying he wrote the book on conning. Bart [[LiteralMetaphor Then he hands a book about conning to Bart, who looks at the About the Author section on the back cover and sees a picture of a young Grandpa, showing that it was a LiteralMetaphor.Grandpa.]]
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