History NamesTheSame / RealVsFictional

24th Apr '17 10:00:51 AM KagSwirby
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* '''Grand Dad/Granddad''' is either [[WebVideo/{{Vinesauce}} the titular Mario knock-off from a pirated version of]] ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones:'' ''[[Music/GiIvaSunner the Rescue of Dino and Hoppy advertising itself as a Mario game]]'', a character in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoondocks'', [[http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/shedds-grandad-worlds-oldest-aquarium-fish-dies/ the world's oldest aquarium fish who died in 2017]], or [[https://granddad.bandcamp.com/album/best-friends a three-piece band from Alaska]].

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* '''Grand Dad/Granddad''' is either [[WebVideo/{{Vinesauce}} the titular Mario knock-off from a pirated version of]] ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones:'' ''[[Music/GiIvaSunner the Rescue of Dino and Hoppy Hoppy]]'' [[Music/GiIvaSunner advertising itself as a Mario game]]'', game]], a character in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoondocks'', [[http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/shedds-grandad-worlds-oldest-aquarium-fish-dies/ the world's oldest aquarium fish who died in 2017]], or [[https://granddad.bandcamp.com/album/best-friends a three-piece band from Alaska]].
24th Apr '17 10:00:15 AM KagSwirby
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* '''Grand Dad/Granddad''' is either [[WebVideo/{{Vinesauce}} the titular Mario knock-off from a pirated version of]] ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones:'' ''[[Music/GiIvaSunner the Rescue of Dino and Hoppy advertising itself as a Mario game]]'', a character in ''WesternAnimation/TheBoondocks'', [[http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/shedds-grandad-worlds-oldest-aquarium-fish-dies/ the world's oldest aquarium fish who died in 2017]], or [[https://granddad.bandcamp.com/album/best-friends a three-piece band from Alaska]].
20th Apr '17 6:54:37 PM LaptopGuy
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* '''Halsey''': Before the mid-'10s, the most well-known "Halsey" was Catherine Halsey from ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'', an extremely important character in the lore of the franchise. Now, the most well-known person with the name by far is the New York-based singer-songwriter Music/{{Halsey}}.

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* '''Halsey''': Before the mid-'10s, the most well-known "Halsey" was Catherine Bull Halsey, the legendary admiral of World War II, orCatherine Halsey from ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'', an extremely important character in the lore of the franchise. Now, the most well-known person with the name by far is the New Jersey-born, New York-based singer-songwriter Music/{{Halsey}}.Music/{{Halsey}} (best known for being the featured vocalist on Music/TheChainsmokers' hit "Closer").



* People searching for information on the '''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Croton_capitatus hogwort]]''', no matter how carefully they specify their search parameters, will get mostly Franchise/HarryPotter sites.
* '''Creator/{{Homer}}''' either wrote ''Literature/TheIliad'', or [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons is too incompetent to understand it]].

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* People searching for information on the '''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Croton_capitatus hogwort]]''', no matter how carefully they specify their search parameters, will get mostly Franchise/HarryPotter sites.
sites about "Hogwarts".
* '''Creator/{{Homer}}''' either wrote ''Literature/TheIliad'', or [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons is too incompetent to understand it]]. An episode of ''The Simpsons'' was called "Homer's Odyssey", lampshating his namesake.



* '''Hulk''' is both an incredible superhero and a non-so-incredible footballer.

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* '''Hulk''' is both an incredible superhero superhero, and incredible pro-wrestler, and a non-so-incredible not-so-incredible footballer.



* '''Ruby Rose''' is either an actress best known for her role in ''Series/OrangeIsTheNewBlack'' or the main heroine of the web series ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}''. In fact, there's a small meme by the fans referring to this.

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* '''Ruby Rose''' is either an actress best known for her role in ''Series/OrangeIsTheNewBlack'' or the main heroine of the web series ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}''. In fact, there's a small meme by the fans of ''RWBY'' referring to this.



* '''Adam Schiff''': Fictional [[Series/LawAndOrder District Attorney]] or real-life [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Schiff U.S. Congressman]]?
* '''Max Schneider''': Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} teen idol? Or the main character of ''WesternAnimation/GravedaleHigh''?

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* '''Adam Schiff''': Fictional [[Series/LawAndOrder District Attorney]] or real-life [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Schiff U.S. Congressman]]?
Congressman]] from the San Fernando Valley?
* '''Max Schneider''': Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} [[Series/HowToRock teen idol? idol]]? Or the main character of ''WesternAnimation/GravedaleHigh''?



* '''Stephen Stills''' plays in a band with either [[Film/ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld Scott Pilgrim]] (and Young Neil) or David Crosby and Graham Nash (and sometimes Music/NeilYoung).

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* '''Stephen Stills''' plays in a band with either [[Film/ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld Scott Pilgrim]] (and Young Neil) or David Crosby and Graham Nash (and sometimes Music/NeilYoung). Gie



** Or a Desiigner song?

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** Or a Desiigner song?song (spelled "Tiimmy", and named after the character)?
18th Apr '17 6:18:12 PM KagSwirby
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* '''Chilly''': [[Franchise/{{Kirby}} snowman]], [[WesternAnimation/ChillyWilly penguin]], or WebVideo/SuperMarioLogan's girlfriend?
17th Apr '17 3:30:24 PM KagSwirby
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** Or a Desiigner song?
13th Apr '17 12:45:49 PM DarcyFoster
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* When you refer to '''Arsenal''', are you talking about the English football team, or the ComicBook/GreenArrow's sidekick?
11th Apr '17 8:49:33 AM Mhazard
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* '''Ashley Graham''': Do you mean the [[VideoGame/ResidentEvil4 former US president's daughter]] or the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashley_Graham_(model) fashion model]]?

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* '''Ashley Graham''': Do you mean the The [[VideoGame/ResidentEvil4 former US president's daughter]] or the daughter]], a [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashley_Graham_(model) fashion model]]?model]], or a [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashley_Graham_(rugby_league) rugby league footballer]].
11th Apr '17 8:44:51 AM Mhazard
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* '''Ashley Graham''': Do you mean the [[VideoGame/ResidentEvil4 former US president's daughter]] or the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashley_Graham_(model) fashion model]]?
7th Apr '17 7:27:41 PM KagSwirby
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* '''{{Sting}}''' is either the former frontman of Music/ThePolice or a [[Wrestling/{{Sting}} pro wrestler]]. Also the name of [[Literature/TheLordOfTheRings Frodo's sword]], [[Film/TheSting a movie]], [[Creator/StingEntertainment a Japanese video game developer]], and a music trope.
7th Apr '17 6:55:46 PM UltimateLazer
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* '''Halsey''': Before the mid-'10s, the most well-known "Halsey" was Catherine Halsey from ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'', an extremely important character in the lore of the franchise. Now, the most well-known person with the name by far is the New York-based singer-songwriter Music/{{Halsey}}.
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