->''AlanWake is about a writer, [[MostWritersAreWriters writing about another writer]], who is writing about himself and '''another fucking writer!''' It's like if Creator/MCEscher was a writer, and also [[SophisticatedAsHell a douchebag]].''
--> ''PennyArcade'', [[http://www.penny-arcade.com/comic/2010/6/2/ Your Definition Headquarters]]

->'''Homer''': Wait a minute. You're telling Moe's story in Burns' story in your story?
->'''Lisa''': Yes, dad. It's like a play inside of a play, like Hamlet. [Homer is puzzled.] Fine, it's like you watching a home movie of you watching TV.
->'''Homer''': [understanding] Oh yeah.
-->"The Seemingly Never-Ending Story", ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons''

->'''Storyteller:''' In point of fact I saw the same man again the next night.
-->'''Man:''' Ah. Im glad to catch you, he said. I looked at that letter again, you know, when I got home. There was a P.S. Id never noticed before. It read:
--->'''Cyril:''' ''P.S. As I was on my way to post this, my landlady stopped me in the hall and said: ''
---->'''Landlady:''' Oh, sir, my husband says I got that story I told you last night wrong. According to him, old Wilf said:
----->'''Wilf:''' "I went for a walk... and I saw a goat."
---->'''Landlady:''' ...he said. Sorry about that, sir, he saw a ''goat.''
--->'''Cyril:''' ''...she said. Sorry about that, Uncle, he saw a goat.''
-->'''Man:''' ...it read. Sorry about that, old man, he saw a goat.
->'''Storyteller:''' ...he said. So there you are.
-->'''Radio/JohnFinnemoresSouvenirProgramme'', postscript to a much longer version of the same thing.
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