Boy, oh boy, working at {{TV Tropes}} has been really getting me into a rut. I feel like I deserve a good break after all of this. Now I know how a troper feels.

Wait a minute! I just created a new trope! This is basically a {{Stock Phrase}} that a character uses to describe the mood that he's in.
!! Examples:


[[folder: Anime and Manga ]]

* Anime/LupinIIIRedJacket episode "[[Recap/LupinIIIS2E42 Cruisin' in Drag]]"
-->'''Lupin III''': Now I know [[{{Some Like It Hot}} how Jack Lemmon felt]]...
* ''Anime/LegendOfGalacticHeroes'' episode "Live by the Sword..."
-->'''Oskar von Reuenthal''': I think I finally understand how difficult it was for Yang Wen-li. And his true greatness, too.


[[folder: Comic Books ]]

* In ''ComicBook/DarkVictory'' Mr. Freeze gets into a fight with the police, and freezes officer Lopez. After Jim Gordon breaks her out of the ice, she says "Now I know what a TV dinner feels like"


[[folder: Film ]]

* ''Franchise/DieHard'' - [[AirVentPassageway Now I know what a TV dinner feels like.]]
* ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyTheMovie''
-->'''Danny:''' Now I know how an ant feels.
* ''Meet the People'' (1944)
-->'''Julie Hampton:''' [after kissing hundreds of shipyard workers] Now I know how a trumpeter feels!
* Film/{{Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles}} II: The Secret of the Ooze''. Michaelangelo has been spun in circles, been thrown through the air and hit a wall.
-->'''Michaelangelo:''' Now I know what a postal package feels like.
* ''How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog''
-->'''Peter [=McGowan=]:''' [after a prostate exam] Now I know what a {{Muppet}} feels like.
* ''Patterns'' (1956)
-->'''Nancy Staples:''' [dropping Fred off at work] Now I know what a mother feels when her child goes to school for the first time.
* ''Citizen Cohn''
-->'''Roy Cohn:''' [after being paid a compliment by an opponent] Now I know what a pancake feels like after it's had syrup poured all over it.


[[folder: Literature ]]

* The classic children's book ''Bread and Jam for Frances'' after she goes through the RadishCure.
-->Jam for breakfast
-->Jam for meals
-->Now I know how a jam jar feels
-->[[PunctuatedForEmphasis Full. Of. Jam]].
* ''Literature/TheHobbit''. Bilbo, after being rescued from the top of a burning tree by an eagle, says that he now knows what a piece of bacon feels like when it is taken out of the pan and put back on the shelf.


[[folder: Live Action TV ]]

* [[Series/{{NCIS}} NCIS: Los Angeles]] episode "Anonymous"
-->'''Henrietta 'Hetty' Lange:''' March!
-->'''Marty Deeks:''' Now I know how Literature/{{Cinderella}} felt with her evil stepmother.
* ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'' Unknown episode
-->'''Peggy:''' Al, how am I supposed to do my job and yours? I tell ya, now I know how Hillary [Clinton] feels.
** "Valentine's Day Massacre"
--->'''Bud:''' [after being raped by a very large older woman] Now I know how Tom Arnold feels.
* ''Series/TheFreshPrinceOfBelAir'' episode "Sleepless in Bel-Air". Philip is bothered by a noisy cricket.
-->'''Philip Banks:''' Now I know how Captain Ahab felt when he was chasing Literature/MobyDick.
--->'''[[DeadpanSnarker Geoffrey]]:''' Between the both of you, the cricket is the whale?
* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' episode "Parallax". The Doctor is activated to provide hydroponics supplies.
-->'''The Doctor:''' Now I know how Hippocrates felt when the king needed him to trim a hangnail.
* ''Series/KnightRider'' episode "The Wrong Crowd"
-->'''Bonnie Barstow:''' Now I know how Michael felt when K.I.T.T. was destroyed. Like half of me is missing.
* ''Series/TheBionicWoman'' episode "The Jailing of Jaime"
-->'''Jaime Sommers:''' Boy, now I know how Disney/{{Bambi}} felt on the first day of deer season.
* ''Half and Half''
-->'''Big Dee Dee Thorne:''' Well, since no one has offered to buy me a drink, I guess I'll buy my own. Now I know how Phyllis feels.
* ''Series/TheAdventuresOfYoungIndianaJones'' episode "Daredevils of the Desert"
-->'''Indiana Jones''': [about the rugby match] Too bad I got pounded by British artillery. Now I know how the Turks feel.
* ''The New 3 Stooges''. Moe hits Curly Joe in the nose with a broom.
-->'''Curly-Joe:''' Now I know how Literature/{{Pinocchio}} felt.
* ''Series/TheOfficeUS'' episode "Cafe Disco"
-->'''Michael Scott:''' Now I know what the founders of Philip Morris felt like. You just want to give people a smooth, fun way to relax and suddenly you're just some terrible monster.
* ''Series/DoctorWho'' episode "Planet of the Spiders: Part Five"
-->'''The Doctor:''' [being held in a giant cobweb] Now I know what a fly feels like.
* ''Series/{{Jackass}}'':
-->'''Johnny Knoxville:''' [being doused with red wine] Now I know what it feels like to be my liver!
* ''Series/ElectraWomanAndDynaGirl'' episode "Glitter Rock: Part 1"
-->'''Glitter Rock:''' Those walls are gonna keep moving in, and hit with a big bang!
-->'''Dyna Girl:''' Now I know what a sardine feels like!


[[folder: Puppet Shows ]]

* ''Series/ThePuzzlePlace'' episode "Cute Is as Cute Does"
-->'''Jody Silver:''' [after being caught by the vine] Now I know what a tossed salad feels like.


[[folder: Video Games ]]

* ''WesternAnimation/MonsterHouse''
-->'''Chowder''': Now I know how taco meat feels.
* ''VideoGame/TheDig'': After the first time he uses the planet's tram system, Commander Lowe comments, "Now I know what my pet hamster felt like."


[[folder: Webcomics ]]

* In ''Webcomic/GunnerkriggCourt'', Annie, falling into a canyon, remembers dropping and breaking a glass, and thinks:
-->"Now I know how the glass felt."
* ''Webcomic/TimesLikeThis'': "Now I know how [[Film/BackToTheFuture Emmett Brown]] felt back in 1955." - Cassie after [[ watching a video of herself three years into the future]], before buying a house in 1967.


[[folder: Western Animation ]]

* From the ''WesternAnimation/SuperMarioWorld'' episode "[[MemeticMutation Mama Luigi]]":
-->'''Mario:''' Now I know how a meatball feels!
* A Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade announcer does this on ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', to the perplexity of his colleagues.
-->'''Bill:''' Ha ha. Wait, what did... Did what I say make sense?
-->'''Marty:''' Well, no, not really, Bill.
-->'''Bill:''' Boy, now I know how the Pilgrims felt.
-->'''Marty:''' What are you talking about, Bill?
** The episode "Mypods and Boomsticks":
--->'''Bart Simpson:''' Stupid angry mob chasing me for shining a harsh light on modern society. Now I know how Dane Cook feels.
** During the episode "Missionary Impossible", after Homer introduces gambling to the natives:
--->'''Homer:''' Now I know how Bob Stupak feels.
** In "Dude Where's My Ranch?", when Homer becomes annoyed by the popularity of a song he write.
-->'''Homer:''' I've come to hat my own creation. Now I know how God feels.
* ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', "Emission Impossible" - Peter and Lois are trying for another baby, and Stewie doesn't fancy the competition:
-->'''Stewie Griffin:''' My God, they're at it again! All this time keeping people from having I know how the [Roman] Catholic Church feels. BA-ZING!
** "Wasted Talent"
--->'''Peter Griffin:''' Oh man, this is the happiest day of my life. Now I know how BarbraStreisand must've felt the day she married James Brolin.
** "Meet the Quagmires" has a ShoutOut to the Film/DieHard quote above, when Peter and Brian go in an air vent.
---> '''Peter Griffin:''' Now I know what a TV dinner feels like.
---> '''Brian Griffin:''' What?
---> '''Peter Griffin:''' It's a line from Film/DieHard. Hasn't been made yet. We could write it, Brian. After we're done with this, we could write it.
*** FYI, Peter and Brian traveled back to 1984 in this episode.
* ''WesternAnimation/KingOfTheHill'':
-->'''Bobby Hill''': Everybody's got a deer and I don't. Everything looks so Christmasy. Now I know how the Jewish kids feel.
* ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'':
-->'''Beast Boy:''' Now I know how UsefulNotes/GeorgeWashington felt [[CriticalResearchFailure when Napoleon beat him at Pearl Harbor]].
* ''WesternAnimation/CaptainPlanetAndThePlaneteers'' episode "A World Below Us":
-->'''Kwame:''' [While imprisoned in a net] Now I know how fish feel!
* ''WesternAnimation/GIJoe'': The Cobra troops are surrounded.
-->'''Major Bludd:''' Now I know how Custer felt!
* ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'': The girls are tangled in seaweed.
-->'''Clover:''' Now I know what sushi feels like.
* ''WesternAnimation/ThePerilsOfPenelopePitstop'' episode "Hair-Raising Harness Race", after the Ant Hill Mob land in fresh concrete:
-->'''Clyde:''' Now I know what a statue feels like.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheMagicSchoolBus'' episode "Revving Up", while in the bus' carburetor:
-->'''Wanda:''' [[HaveAGayOldTime Now I know how a tossed salad feels.]]
* ''WesternAnimation/SonicSatAM'':
-->''''Sonic:'' *After suffering a nasty shock* Unnngh. Now I know how a bug zapper feels.
* ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou'' episode "Scooby's Night With A Frozen Fright," after Shaggy and Scooby take a ride on a whale's tale at a marine park and the whale bats them out of the park and into a trash can:
-->'''Shaggy:''' Now I know what a baseball feels like when it's knocked out of the park!