History Quotes / TheyWouldCutYouUp

13th Jun '15 8:14:37 AM Morgenthaler
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->--'''[[BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of {{Film/District9}}.

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->--'''[[BumReviews ->--'''[[WebVideo/BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of {{Film/District9}}.
14th May '15 2:51:35 AM MechWarrior
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->--'''[[BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of Film/District9.

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->--'''[[BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of Film/District9.
{{Film/District9}}.
14th May '15 2:51:24 AM MechWarrior
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->--'''[[BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of Film/{{District9}}.

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->--'''[[BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of Film/{{District9}}.
Film/District9.
2nd Jun '14 3:17:34 AM Kingbacon
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-->''"I can't let ANYONE else find out [about my powers]. Not even my parents. I know the chemical plant wants to find me, and turn me into some experiment!"''
-->--'''[[TheSecretWorldOfAlexMack Alex Mack]]''' gets to the nitty gritty of this trope in the OpeningNarration of her show.

-->'''Thornbeak''': Tell me, what would your world make of one of ''our'' creatures, if it crossed the Divide?
-->'''Felix''': They'd capture you, and put you in a zoo. A prison. Then they'd study you, and write books about you, and try to find out how to get more of you. And when you died they'd dissect you, and write more books.
-->'''Thornbeak''': I see. And supposing they discovered that the creature couldn't be captured, that its magic was too strong?
-->'''Felix''': Then they'd try and kill you, because they'd be frightened of something they didn't understand.
-->'''Thornbeak''': I see. But you still want to return there?
-->'''Felix''': It's my home.
-->--''The Divide''

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-->''"I ->''"I can't let ANYONE else find out [about my powers]. Not even my parents. I know the chemical plant wants to find me, and turn me into some experiment!"''
-->--'''[[TheSecretWorldOfAlexMack ->--'''[[Series/TheSecretWorldOfAlexMack Alex Mack]]''' gets to the nitty gritty of this trope in the OpeningNarration of her show.

-->'''Thornbeak''': ->''"Like, they don't wanna reason with him or work out something, they just wanna cut him open!"''
->--'''[[BumReviews Chester A. Bum]]''', his review of Film/{{District9}}.

->'''Thornbeak''':
Tell me, what would your world make of one of ''our'' creatures, if it crossed the Divide?
-->'''Felix''': ->'''Felix''': They'd capture you, and put you in a zoo. A prison. Then they'd study you, and write books about you, and try to find out how to get more of you. And when you died they'd dissect you, and write more books.
-->'''Thornbeak''': ->'''Thornbeak''': I see. And supposing they discovered that the creature couldn't be captured, that its magic was too strong?
-->'''Felix''': ->'''Felix''': Then they'd try and kill you, because they'd be frightened of something they didn't understand.
-->'''Thornbeak''': ->'''Thornbeak''': I see. But you still want to return there?
-->'''Felix''': ->'''Felix''': It's my home.
-->--''The ->--''The Divide''
9th Mar '13 9:02:15 AM GGCrono
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-->--''Hinterlands, a short story by WilliamGibson; an astronaut is not greeted as a returning hero after having been lost in space for days, but dissected to find out what makes them special.

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-->--''Hinterlands, -->--''Hinterlands'', a short story by WilliamGibson; an astronaut is not greeted as a returning hero after having been lost in space for days, but dissected to find out what makes them special.
17th Jan '13 3:13:14 AM Korodzik
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->''"You can't go outside, because if you do, the government will find you and then they'll cut you into pieces."''
->''"Oh no, why would they do that?"''
->''"I don't know! It's just what the government does. They find some rare, one-of-a-kind animal and then they just cut it up into pieces {{for science}}."''
->''"Even if I ask them not to?"''
->''"Especially if ya ask them not to! That'll just make them angry."''
-->--[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=PH1U87rNR7Q Rainbow Dash Presents: My Little Dashie]]
17th May '12 9:51:59 AM greateacherandrew
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->''"Olga came home, but she never came back to life behind those blue eyes.
They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
complex."''

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->''"Olga came home, but she never came back to life behind those blue eyes.
eyes. They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
became, and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
she came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
of precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
Plesetsk laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
tissue slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
biological complex."''
17th May '12 9:51:09 AM greateacherandrew
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-->''"Olga came home, but she never came back to life behind those blue eyes.
-->They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
-->and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
-->came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
-->precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
-->laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
-->slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
-->complex."''
-->--''Hinterlands, a short story by WilliamGibson

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-->''"Olga ->''"Olga came home, but she never came back to life behind those blue eyes.
-->They They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
-->and, and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
-->came, came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
-->precious precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
-->laboratories laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
-->slides, slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
-->complex.complex."''
-->--''Hinterlands, a short story by WilliamGibsonWilliamGibson; an astronaut is not greeted as a returning hero after having been lost in space for days, but dissected to find out what makes them special.
17th May '12 9:48:55 AM greateacherandrew
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They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
complex."''

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They -->They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
and, -->and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
came, -->came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
precious -->precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
laboratories -->laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
slides, -->slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
complex.-->complex."''
17th May '12 9:48:35 AM greateacherandrew
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-->''"Olga came home, but she never came back to life behind those blue eyes.
They tried, of course, but the more they tried, the more tenuous she became,
and, in their hunger to know, they spread her thinner and thinner until she
came, in her martyrdom, to fill whole libraries with frozen aisles of
precious relics. No saint was ever pared so fine; at the Plesetsk
laboratories alone, she was represented by more than two million tissue
slides, racked and numbered in the subbasement of a bomb-proof biological
complex."''
-->--''Hinterlands, a short story by WilliamGibson
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