History NonIndicativeName / WesternAnimation

11th Sep '16 10:03:18 AM jamespolk
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* EVE's job in ''WesternAnimation/WallE'' is to look for living plants on Earth, which is the one place she ''shouldn't'' be looking according to her name ('''Extra'''terrestrial Vegetation Evaluator).

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* EVE's job in ''WesternAnimation/WallE'' is to look for living plants on Earth, which is the one place she ''shouldn't'' be looking according to her name ('''Extra'''terrestrial Vegetation Evaluator).Evaluator).
* Animated short ''WesternAnimation/TheStreet'' has nothing whatsoever to do with a street. It's about an old grandma dying, and how her family deals with it.
10th Sep '16 2:09:25 PM Premonition45
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** "22 Short Films About Springfield" actually has only 19 segments. Well, it would've been 20 if Professor Frink's segment hadn't been cut off by the end credits.

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** "22 Short Films About Springfield" actually has only 19 segments. Well, it would've been 20 if Professor Frink's segment hadn't been cut off by the end credits. Or, 17 segments if you counted Lisa's 3 segments as 1.
21st Aug '16 11:44:00 AM TwilightLord
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* The ''WesternAnimation/SonicBoom'' episode, "[[Recap/SonicBoomS1E1TheSidekick The Sidekick]]" features Sonic going up against one of Eggman's robots, entitled "Burnbot". Said robot does not have any fire or chemical weapons, but claws instead. [[LampshadeHanging Sonic suggests using a name that isn't so misleading.]] Later in the episode, it is revealed that Eggman did take Sonic's advice by adding flamethrowers to Burnbot. Within the same episode, there's also the "Inaccurately named" Mount Safety.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/SonicBoom'' episode, "[[Recap/SonicBoomS1E1TheSidekick The Sidekick]]" features Sonic going up against one of Eggman's robots, entitled "Burnbot". Said robot does not have any fire or chemical weapons, but claws instead. [[LampshadeHanging Sonic suggests using a name that isn't so misleading.]] Later in the episode, it is revealed that Eggman did take Sonic's advice by adding flamethrowers to Burnbot. Within the same episode, there's also the "Inaccurately "incredibly dangerous, but inaccurately named" Mount Safety.
3rd Aug '16 7:34:22 AM IvanovTroping97
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* The ShowWithinAShow ''Ball Fondlers'' from ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' is actually an alternate dimensional version of ''Series/TheATeam'' with a lizard man, a lady superhero, and a Mr. T lookalike with a girly haircut and has nothing to do with balls or the fondling thereof.

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* The ShowWithinAShow ''Ball Fondlers'' from ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' is actually an alternate dimensional version of ''Series/TheATeam'' with a lizard man, a lady superhero, and a Mr. T lookalike with a girly haircut and has nothing to do with balls or the fondling thereof.thereof, with the only purpose of the title being a sexual innuendo.
26th Jul '16 6:22:43 AM smalltime
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** The original Squawkencluck's name only made sense in his first appearance, where he did experiments on chickens.
12th Jul '16 8:29:57 AM Synch
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* A character in ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' was named Prof. Squawkencluck despite being a mole. Averted in the 2015 reboot, where the character is now a chicken.

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* A character in ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' was named Prof. Squawkencluck despite being a mole. Averted in the 2015 reboot, where the character is now a chicken.chicken.
* EVE's job in ''WesternAnimation/WallE'' is to look for living plants on Earth, which is the one place she ''shouldn't'' be looking according to her name ('''Extra'''terrestrial Vegetation Evaluator).
8th Feb '16 3:05:48 PM Vir
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** {{Subverted}} in "'Scuse Me While I Miss The Sky", with the Deadly Meteor Shower; people are apprehensive about this name, until Lisa explains that it was named after its discoverer, Professor Artemis Deadly - who was killed in the shower of 1853.

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** {{Subverted}} {{Subverted|Trope}} in "'Scuse Me While I Miss The Sky", with the Deadly Meteor Shower; people are apprehensive about this name, until Lisa explains that it was named after its discoverer, Professor Artemis Deadly - who was killed in the shower of 1853.



* ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'' plays with this, when a DrillSergeantNasty SadistTeacher notes that Curly's hair isn't curly and [[YouFailLogicForever demands to know his real name]]. The odd thing is, [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight he's right]]--Curly's real first name is [[EmbarrassingFirstName Thaddeus]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'' plays with this, when a DrillSergeantNasty SadistTeacher notes that Curly's hair isn't curly and [[YouFailLogicForever [[LogicalFallacies demands to know his real name]]. The odd thing is, [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight he's right]]--Curly's real first name is [[EmbarrassingFirstName Thaddeus]].



* In a similar vein to the ''Series/PowerRangersZeo'' example mentioned above, one of the main villains in ''WesternAnimation/MyLifeAsATeenageRobot'' is '''Queen''' Vexus, leader of the Cluster '''Empire'''.
* From ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' the H.I.V.E. Five actually had ''six'' members in their third appearance, as Kid Flash quickly noticed.

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* In a similar vein to the ''Series/PowerRangersZeo'' example mentioned above, in the live-action TV folder, one of the main villains in ''WesternAnimation/MyLifeAsATeenageRobot'' is '''Queen''' Vexus, leader of the Cluster '''Empire'''.
* From ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' the H.I.V.E. Five actually had ''six'' members in their third appearance, as Kid Flash quickly noticed.
3rd Jan '16 5:46:35 AM WoodyAlien3rd
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** One-time character [[http://theinfosphere.org/Professor_Fisherprice_Shpeekenshpell Prof. Fisherprice Shpeekenshpell]] is actually based on another toy, a Mattel See 'n Say (also, the Speak & Spell was actually manufactured by Texas Instruments, not Fisher-Price).
2nd Dec '15 11:13:19 PM wolftickets1969
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** The Season 5 finale is titled "The Cutie Re-Mark", but does not involve the removal or replacement of cutie marks, in fact, the Mane Five somehow retain their normal marks in the {{Bad Future}}s.
28th Nov '15 9:03:50 PM MisterBeeg
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* Similar to Squidward above, a 1960s Hanna-Barbera character ''Squiddly Diddly'' is an octopus, in spite of his name.
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