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24th Jul '16 2:36:46 PM nombretomado
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* According to BillBailey, membership renewal requests from the Automobile Association become this on the third letter:

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* According to BillBailey, Music/BillBailey, membership renewal requests from the Automobile Association become this on the third letter:
15th Jul '16 2:10:13 PM Cuchulainn
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* Creator/BobcatGoldthwait's bit about [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzxHpNPFHfU Star Wars fans]].
17th Jun '16 6:45:53 PM LackadaisicalCiconine
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* ''Theatre/{{Into the Woods}}'' The song ''Last Midnight'' is pretty much one, from the Witch to the other four leads.

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* ''Theatre/{{Into the Woods}}'' The Witch's song ''Last Midnight'' is pretty much a scathing one, from directed at the Witch to the other four leads.Baker, Cinderella, Jack and Little Red Riding Hood (and indirectly everyone else but herself).
17th Jun '16 6:43:44 PM LackadaisicalCiconine
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*''Theatre/{{Into the Woods}}'' The song ''Last Midnight'' is pretty much one, from the Witch to the other four leads.
7th Feb '16 11:49:12 AM Morgenthaler
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* Hamlet is the master of these. He gives one to Ophelia ("Get thee to a nunnery"), two to his mother ("You are the queen, your husband's brother's wife and would it were not so, you are my mother", "Shame, where is thy blush"), one to Laertes ("You'll mouth, I'll rant as well") and one to Claudius at the end while giving him a RasputinianDeath.

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* ''Theatre/{{Hamlet}}'': Hamlet is the master of these. He gives one to Ophelia ("Get thee to a nunnery"), two to his mother ("You are the queen, your husband's brother's wife and would it were not so, you are my mother", "Shame, where is thy blush"), one to Laertes ("You'll mouth, I'll rant as well") and one to Claudius at the end while giving him a RasputinianDeath.



* ''TheBoysInTheBand''. Harold gives the Mother of All Reads to Michael.

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* ''TheBoysInTheBand''.''Theatre/TheBoysInTheBand''. Harold gives the Mother of All Reads to Michael.



* Roma gave one to Williamson in ''GlengarryGlenRoss''. "Who told you you can work with men!?"

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* Roma gave one to Williamson in ''GlengarryGlenRoss''.''Theatre/GlengarryGlenRoss''. "Who told you you can work with men!?"



* Mr. Cladwell to Bobby in the ''{{Urinetown}}'' song ''Act 1 Finale''

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* Mr. Cladwell to Bobby in the ''{{Urinetown}}'' ''Theatre/{{Urinetown}}'' song ''Act 1 Finale''



* Stanley to Blanche in ''AStreetcarNamedDesire''. Also happens in the film adaption.

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* Stanley to Blanche in ''AStreetcarNamedDesire''.''Theatre/AStreetcarNamedDesire''. Also happens in the film adaption.



* King HenryIV delivers an absolutely blistering, borderline IHaveNoSon one of these to his son Hal on his deathbed after [[spoiler:Hal believes him to be dead already and immediately grabs his crown]]. In an interesting subversion of the trope, Hal comes back with a The Reason I ''Don't'' Suck, Actually speech and convinces his father otherwise, and he dies with the two at peace.

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* ''Theatre/HenryIV'': King HenryIV Henry IV delivers an absolutely blistering, borderline IHaveNoSon one of these to his son Hal on his deathbed after [[spoiler:Hal believes him to be dead already and immediately grabs his crown]]. In an interesting subversion of the trope, Hal comes back with a The Reason I ''Don't'' Suck, Actually speech and convinces his father otherwise, and he dies with the two at peace.



* Christine delivers multiple lines that essentially add up to one of these to the titular character during the climax of ThePhantomOfTheOpera, calling him her "fallen idol and false friend", telling him "it's in your soul that the true distortion lies".

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* Christine delivers multiple lines that essentially add up to one of these to the titular character during the climax of ThePhantomOfTheOpera, Theatre/ThePhantomOfTheOpera, calling him her "fallen idol and false friend", telling him "it's in your soul that the true distortion lies".
25th Jan '16 6:20:41 PM FF32
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* In ''Franchise/HitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' Marvin gives an epic one to Arthur when [[DisproportionateRetribution the latter calls him a "sort of old friend."]]

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* In ''Franchise/HitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' ''Franchise/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' Marvin gives an epic one to Arthur when [[DisproportionateRetribution the latter calls him a "sort of old friend."]]
22nd Nov '15 10:55:07 AM nombretomado
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* Ultimately averted in ''FoxTrot''. Roger Fox is tasked with trying to secure a raise for his boss, Pembrook, at a time when the company is having to lay people off. He's prepared to tell him that [[ThisIsUnforgivable it's unacceptably selfish of him to take a raise at a time when the company is in peril and good, hard-working people are losing their job]], but a panel reveals that he's merely [[TrickDialogue rehearsing the speech]], and at the end of the arc, he doesn't manage to go through with it.

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* Ultimately averted in ''FoxTrot''.''ComicStrip/FoxTrot''. Roger Fox is tasked with trying to secure a raise for his boss, Pembrook, at a time when the company is having to lay people off. He's prepared to tell him that [[ThisIsUnforgivable it's unacceptably selfish of him to take a raise at a time when the company is in peril and good, hard-working people are losing their job]], but a panel reveals that he's merely [[TrickDialogue rehearsing the speech]], and at the end of the arc, he doesn't manage to go through with it.
20th Nov '15 11:04:58 PM CountDorku
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** In between the inter-Legion shouting, you got some of these between members of the one Legion - for example, Solomon Demeter casually informing the future Lucius the Eternal that while he may once have had the makings of a great officer, now he's just a lickspittle and sycophant with a swollen ego.
12th Nov '15 12:56:17 PM DaibhidC
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* Ultimately averted in ''FoxTrot''. Roger Fox is tasked with trying to secure a raise for his boss, Pembrook, at a time when the company is having to lay people off. He's prepared to tell him that [[ThisIsUnforgivable it's unacceptably selfish of him to take a raise at a time when the company is in peril and good, hard-working people are losing their job]], but a panel reveals that he's merely rehearsing the speech, and at the end of the arc, he doesn't manage to go through with it.

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* Ultimately averted in ''FoxTrot''. Roger Fox is tasked with trying to secure a raise for his boss, Pembrook, at a time when the company is having to lay people off. He's prepared to tell him that [[ThisIsUnforgivable it's unacceptably selfish of him to take a raise at a time when the company is in peril and good, hard-working people are losing their job]], but a panel reveals that he's merely [[TrickDialogue rehearsing the speech, speech]], and at the end of the arc, he doesn't manage to go through with it.
13th Jul '15 11:41:03 AM nombretomado
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* Done in ''ManOfLaMancha'' by the Knight of the Mirrors (actually Carrasco in disguise), with attendants pushing mirrors into Don Quixote's face every way he turns:

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* Done in ''ManOfLaMancha'' ''Theatre/ManOfLaMancha'' by the Knight of the Mirrors (actually Carrasco in disguise), with attendants pushing mirrors into Don Quixote's face every way he turns:
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