- Lois Griffin in Family Guy: "This isn't art! This isn't even entertainment! This... BLOWS!!"
- After Quagmire delivers a massive, much-appreciated "The Reason You Suck" Speech to Brian, he finishes with "thanks for the fucking steak."
- Brian gets in one of his own in a later episode after unknowingly sleeping with Quagmire's father. (who had undergone a sex-change operation)
Brian: I fucked your dad.
- The trope would apply to most of the swears in Family Guy since, despite this being an adult show, harsher swear words (like "shit" and "fuck") are still fairly rare, so when they do swear it tends to stand out a lot.
Brian: Peter, I don't wanna say "I told you so", but....YEEAH! IN YOUR FUCKING FACE FUCKWAD!!
- Each entry in the Star Wars parody trilogy contains one Precision F-Strike.
- Lisa Simpson swears by far the least number of times of any Simpsons character. She only does so once: in "The Night of The Dolphin", where she is bit by a dolphin, causing her to yell, "Son of a bitch!"
Kent Brockman: Folks are finally accepting their feelings and really communicating with no holding back. And this reporter thinks it's about fucking time.
- From, "Homer The Whopper". Not much of a swear, but it was still bleeped.
Something bad happens and you cope by cramming a donut in your mouth. Homer:
Well you don't always have time to masturbate.
- Which is particularly odd because Homer used the word in question twice in "The Father, the Son, and the Holy Guest Star" five seasons earlier.
- In "Girls Just Want to Have Sums", Lisa must dress like a boy (and is now addressed as 'Toilet') in order to attend the male side of Springfield Elementary (long story). The conversation she has with an unknowing Milhouse shocks her:
Lisa/Toilet (raspy voice): Did you know Lisa Simpson? I heard she was pretty cool.
Milhouse: Lisa? Oh yeah, we totally had a thing, but I had to break it off.
Lisa/Toilet (normal voice): WHAT THE HELL ARE YOU TALKING ABOUT?!
- South Park:
- Butters doesn't swear often, and thus it has a far greater effect when he does. The rest of the characters swear like crazy doesn't really matter: it's very much to do with the individual.
- Comedy Central seems to agree that this is effective, as he was allowed to say "Ah, shit." at the end of "Imaginationland". As we all know from the episode "It Hits The Fan", the network has a history of only allowing them to use that word when the situation calls for it.
- Another classic was his cheering "Fuck him up, Wendy!" when Wendy fights Cartman in Breast Cancer Show Ever.
- A particularly brilliant one comes at the end of "Christian Rock Hard", when, after being screwed over by Cartman, Butters calmly walks over to him, farts in his face, gives him the finger and says "Fuck you, Eric." He then calmly walks away.
- "It Hits The Fan" also spoofed this trope when the use of a single swear word was hyped on a TV show was hyped in the media. The actual sentence came at the end of the fake episode, "Oh, by the way, you got some shit on your face there."
- Don't... FUCK... with... Wendy... Testaburger!!!!
- This incident from The Movie stands out amongst the Cluster F Bombing: when Cartman learns he's grounded for one week longer than Stan and Kyle for watching the Terrence and Phillip movie against their parents' strict orders not to, he can only say, "That's fucking bullshit." This carries enough weight to shock Kyle's mom further.
- In the episode "All About Mormons" Gary, the son of the Mormon family that moved into down, gives a somewhat powerful, thought provoking speech at the end of the episode, ending it with "suck my balls." This is pretty tame for South Park, but given that Gary was Mormon and the entire family used clean, frequently cutesy language throughout the episode it was a Precision F-Strike for the character in question.
- And there was also that time Kenny was eaten by a giant bird that busted through the ceiling after the plot of the episode was already resolved.
- Similar to the South Park example, most of the cast of Drawn Together swear like sailors. Princess Clara, on the other hand, uses profanity very sparingly, so when she drops an F-bomb, you notice it.
- In Dexter's Laboratory, the gym teacher says "what is this crap?" in reaction to Dexter's excuse note.
- At the end of "Rude Removal", Dexter goes "Oh, shit." after his mom said she's going to clean his & Dee-Dee's mouths with soap.
- Metalocalypse: "That's my bread and butter you're fucking with.". Run away. Now. Charles is pissed.
- In The Boondocks, Martin Luther King Jr gets one with "nigger". He went on to give a speech using the cluster N-bomb.
- He was calling them out on how they were all acting. How this was not the future that he had in mind for black people. He felt how they were acting was completely shameful.
- Tom Dubois too.
Tom: MOTHER FUCK! Shit! Shit! Shit! Shit Pricks! Shit! Shit! SHIIIIIIIIIT!
- In Superman/Batman: Public Enemies, after being betrayed by Amanda Waller, Lex Luthor simply turns to face her and says "Bitch." It is rated PG-13, but the fact that the line is spoken by Clancy Brown after years of him playing Mr. Krabs on Spongebob makes it more surprising, awesome and funny.
- Batman: Mask of the Phantasm: Alfred uses this to show us why he is the most awesome butler alive.
Batman: You think you know everything about me, don't you?
Alfred: I diapered your bottom. I bloody well ought to... sir.
- There's a classic "blooper" clip of Porky Pig (presumably a studio gag reel or something like that) smacking his thumb with a hammer while pounding a nail, and muttering, "Son of bi-bi-bi, son of a bi-bi-bi, son of a bi-bi-bi-Gun!" He then turns to the camera and adds, "Ha-ha-ha, you thought I was gonna say s-son of a Bitch, didn't you?"
- Every time that Total Drama Island unleashes something bleeped in-show, it's always either really awesome or really hilarious.
- DJ and his "Oh, shit" when facing the first challenge.
- Lindsay insulting Heather with a really long list of (bleeped) insults (complete with middle finger) after finding out how much she's used her the entire season.
- Gordon in the Total Drama Action Aftermaths, in a parody of Gordon Ramsey. This was, so far, the only bleep actually not removed in the Cartoon Network version, making it even more awesome.
- Izzy and her Shout-Out to Christian Bale in the Celebrity Manhunt special while on a movie set.
- Alejandro in the first episode of World Tour, when he finds out how useless his team is. Bonus points for putting on a good face until he gets to the confessional, as well as for the Gratuitous Spanish.
- The show also gets away with several uncensored Curse Cut Shorts.
- From the Danger Mouse episode "The Wild Wild Goose Chase":
Narrator: On and on they trod though the white sands in the noonday sun and the merciless hell of a waterless desert.
DM: You know, Penfold....after trodding on and on through the white sands in the noonday sun and the merciless hell of a waterless desert, I don't quite feel so lucky anymore.
- In Aqua Teen Hunger Force, from the end of an episode where Frylock buys a widescreen plasma TV.
Meatwad: I thought you said television was bad.
Frylock: It is. But we f—king need it.
- The Venture Bros.: Dean Venture gets one in the last line of the fourth season. "You know what I think? Fuck you!"
- King of the Hill manages this without any actual swearing in "Death and Taxes" - Peggy is duped into bringing cocaine to a convict, who will turn her in for that if she refuses to continue supplying him. Hank realizes something's wrong around the halfway point of the episode when she, normally the self-proclaimed smartest woman in the state, forgets to add meat to a dinner dish that is 90% meat and, upon noticing, asks out loud "How could I be so freaking stupid?!".
- "My name isn't slick. It's Zoidberg! John Fucking Zoidberg!"
- "Now you shall deal with me, o prince, and all the powers of HELL!" For bonus points, it heralds one of the most famous One-Winged Angel scenes in all of cinema.
- Another classic Disney example, from Pinocchio: "Ha ha ha! Go on, laugh! Make a jackass out of yourself! I'm through!"
- On Clone High, Mr. Butlertron has a few in Episode 5:
That Scangrade is just such a motherfucking showboat. He's been this way since Amherst.
Butlertron: Before you kill me, I have one request: can you answer a multiple choice question?
Scangrade: I'm Scangrade. I grade tests for a living. Ask me your question!
Butlertron: Are you a) handsome, b) smart, c) scrap metal, or d) all of the above?
Scangrade: That's easy. I'm a) and b), but not c), so I can't be d). You can't fill in two ovals! (explodes)
Butlertron: The answer was c). You fuckwad.
- The Christmas Episode of Robotboy had this exchange:
I know you're the evil genius, but here's what I don't get: if you tell everybody your plan
, won't somebody try and stop it? Kamikazi:
Exactly. You see, ruining Christmas is merely a ruse to mask my real plan, a plan that will give me the greatest Christmas gift of all time. Constantine: A fur-lined toilet seat
- The Transformers: The Movie has Spike say this when he and Bumblebee fail to stop Unicron with a bomb inside one of Cybertron's moons
It isn't even dented! Oh shit, what are going to do now?!
- Gargoyles: In his very first scene, David Xanatos says:
Pay a man enough, and he'll walk barefoot into hell.
- While this may have been heard in some of the earlier movies like 101 Dalmatians and Sleeping Beauty, it was unheard of to hear this in a Disney animated series. The first season DVD set even features interviews with fans who recall being amazed when they heard it.
- Doug: From the Disney Christmas episode "Doug's Secret Christmas" comes this remark from who better than Doug Funnie. And you won't believe that this was used in context. Not exactly a swear, but surprising for its source material.
Oh, so, with all that talk about fish and vampires and internal combustion engines, you really wanted to talk to me about sex?
- Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: Bloo's voice actor confirmed on a fansite that when reading for Destination: Imagination he misread the word "peeved" in the part where World freaks out. Thus:
Mr Herriman:' Good heavens! What's happening?!
Bloo: You PISSED HIM OFF, that's what happening!!!
- Fluttershy from My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic of all ponies had one in Putting Your Hoof Down, during her increasingly rage-filled tirade against Pinkie Pie and Rarity. While she doesn't use an actual curse word, but an obvious substitution for "fuck," the context in which she says it, and they way she says it provides just as much impact as if it had been an actual F-bomb. It also stands out as an example of O.O.C. Is Serious Business, since Fluttershy is normally very quiet and sweet: the last pony anyone would expect to say anything that even resembled a swear.
Rarity: Now, stop right there! Let's not let things descend into petty insults.
Fluttershy: Why not? I thought "petty" was what you're all about, Rarity, with your petty concerns about fashion.
Pinkie Pie: Hey, leave her alone; fashion is her passion!
Fluttershy: Oh, and what are you passionate about? Birthday cake? Party hats? I can't believe that the two most frivolous ponies in Ponyville are trying to tell New Fluttershy how to live her life, when they are throwing their own lives away on pointless pursuits that nopony else gives a flying feather about!
- The Japanese dub of Magic Adventures of Mumfie has Mumfie call Bristle an idiot in this manner.
- Codename: Kids Next Door's animatic video for an as-of-yet unaired pilot involving the Galactic Kids Next Door, Numbuh 3 (of all numbuhs) drops one after a particularly bizarre revelation.
Numbuh 3: "holy f**k."
- Being a Canadian production, a feature film and having the rating of PG "Pirates Passage" features words and phrases such as "Bastards", "Son of a bitch" and "Jesus Murphy."
- The writers of BoJack Horseman have a rule of only using the word 'fuck' once a season, and only for dramatic effect. So far, all of these 'F' strikes are directed to their [former] friend Bojack who has either did something irreversibly unforgivable to them, crushingly let them down, or fed up that he won't change his self-destructive attitude.
Herb (not supporting/contacting him for 20 years): ...And you abandoned me. And I will never forgive you for that. Now get the FUCK out of my house!
Charlotte (being almost under-dressed in the same room with her daughter just minutes after she turn him away): ...And if you ever try to contact me or my family again, I will FUCKING kill you.
Todd (having sex with his potential girlfriend and refusing to change): ...FUCK, man. What else is there to say?
- Animated PSAs by Street Kids International have the occasional swear, despite being made primarily for kids.