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11th Feb '18 7:31:16 PM Jeduthun
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Subtrope of ThinkOfTheCensors. See also WritingAroundTrademarks, LawyerFriendlyCameo, CaptainErsatz, BlandNameProduct, DisneyOwnsThisTrope, OurLawyersAdvisedThisTrope.

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Subtrope of ThinkOfTheCensors. See also WritingAroundTrademarks, LawyerFriendlyCameo, CaptainErsatz, BlandNameProduct, DisneyOwnsThisTrope, OurLawyersAdvisedThisTrope.OurLawyersAdvisedThisTrope, NoCelebritiesWereHarmed.
2nd Feb '18 8:01:23 AM Cryoclaste
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* In the second OVA of ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'', during a camping trip, the girls of Rabbit Team start [[MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail singing about "*pam"]], while their leader, Azua, repeatedly screams "Shut up!" until she runs out of breath.

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* In the second OVA of ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'', during a camping trip, the girls of Rabbit Team start [[MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail [[Film/MontyPythonAndTheHolyGrail singing about "*pam"]], while their leader, Azua, repeatedly screams "Shut up!" until she runs out of breath.
26th Jan '18 5:33:21 AM Cryoclaste
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** This is later used to Vaarsuvius's advantage when he ends up in a fight with a [[ForgottenRealms Drizzt knock-off]]. Later we discover that [[spoiler: he's protected by parody clause and allowed to return.]]

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** This is later used to Vaarsuvius's advantage when he ends up in a fight with a [[ForgottenRealms [[TabletopGame/ForgottenRealms Drizzt knock-off]]. Later we discover that [[spoiler: he's protected by parody clause and allowed to return.]]



* One character in ''Webcomic/{{Goblins}}'' is named "[[ForgottenRealms Drasst Don'tsue]]"

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* One character in ''Webcomic/{{Goblins}}'' is named "[[ForgottenRealms "[[TabletopGame/ForgottenRealms Drasst Don'tsue]]"
21st Jan '18 5:03:24 PM nombretomado
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** Lawyers from WizardsOfTheCoast [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0032.html intervene in a battle to remove their intellectual property]]. The printed version of those comics actually [[OrwellianRetcon removed]] the names "mind flayer" and "illithid" from the earlier strips featuring the Squid Thingy, replacing them with "brain eater" and "[[BlandNameProduct illithoid]]".

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** Lawyers from WizardsOfTheCoast Creator/WizardsOfTheCoast [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0032.html intervene in a battle to remove their intellectual property]]. The printed version of those comics actually [[OrwellianRetcon removed]] the names "mind flayer" and "illithid" from the earlier strips featuring the Squid Thingy, replacing them with "brain eater" and "[[BlandNameProduct illithoid]]".
15th Sep '17 7:12:34 PM Mhazard
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* In ''Manga/{{Ratman}}'', Super Zero Fatman is given his own Thememobile -- A tumblar called the [[ComicBook/{{Batman}} Fatmobile]]. An aside is asked to not tell Creator/WarnerBros...

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* In ''Manga/{{Ratman}}'', Super Zero Fatman is given his own Thememobile -- A tumblar called the [[ComicBook/{{Batman}} [[Franchise/{{Batman}} Fatmobile]]. An aside is asked to not tell Creator/WarnerBros...
15th Sep '17 7:11:17 PM Mhazard
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* In ''Manga/{{Ratman}}'', Super Zero Fatman is given his own Thememobile -- A tumblar called the Fatmobile. An aside is asked to not tell Creator/WarnerBros...

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* In ''Manga/{{Ratman}}'', Super Zero Fatman is given his own Thememobile -- A tumblar called the Fatmobile.[[ComicBook/{{Batman}} Fatmobile]]. An aside is asked to not tell Creator/WarnerBros...
9th Sep '17 4:30:48 PM nombretomado
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* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain'': Brain once tried to raise money in the theater world. The producer he tried to pitch his play said he wanted something different from the works of AndrewLloydWebber {{Expy}} Albert Floyd Webster, but only different enough to avoid being sued.

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* ''WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain'': Brain once tried to raise money in the theater world. The producer he tried to pitch his play said he wanted something different from the works of AndrewLloydWebber Creator/AndrewLloydWebber {{Expy}} Albert Floyd Webster, but only different enough to avoid being sued.
3rd Sep '17 12:40:01 PM GrammarNavi
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* ''WebVideo/GradeAUnderA'' once made a video exposing pranksters on YouTube, but to avoid his video being taken down, he also made alternate explanations for every piece of proof that a video was staged using actors.

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* ''WebVideo/GradeAUnderA'' once made a video exposing pranksters on YouTube, Website/YouTube, but to avoid his video being taken down, he also made alternate explanations for every piece of proof that a video was staged using actors.



-->TheStinger [[Website/{{Youtube}} has been removed due to a copyright claim by]] [[VideoGame/RustysRealDealBaseball Nontendo]].

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-->TheStinger [[Website/{{Youtube}} [[Website/YouTube has been removed due to a copyright claim by]] [[VideoGame/RustysRealDealBaseball Nontendo]].
2nd Sep '17 2:21:12 AM SeptimusHeap
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** During Episode 3's spoof of ''Film/{{Outbreak}}'', the show stops to explain that all references to Creator/DustinHoffman will be replaced with AlPacino (due to a recent lawsuit by Hoffman).

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** During Episode 3's spoof of ''Film/{{Outbreak}}'', the show stops to explain that all references to Creator/DustinHoffman will be replaced with AlPacino Creator/AlPacino (due to a recent lawsuit by Hoffman).
14th Jul '17 5:02:58 AM NightShade96
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* Kyle Baker's run on ''PlasticMan'' includes a similar example:

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* Kyle Baker's run on ''PlasticMan'' ''ComicBook/PlasticMan'' includes a similar example:
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