I hear Buffus the Bacchae Slayer is opening next door.
— Criticus, Xena: Warrior Princess, "The Play's the Thing"
CHORLIE BROWN / THIS IS WHAT THE REFRANCE
— Sweet Bro and Hella Jeff, lampshading its use of this trope
You there, Ewok! Fetch me Excalibur! The Nebuchadnezzar will survive and I will not rest until I've killed every Terminator in Jurassic Park! Rufio! Rufio! Rufiooo!
I'd like to make a Jimmy Hoffa joke, but I think most of the people playing this game are kids who are getting tired of running to Google every other line to figure out what we're talking about.
— Floyd the Arch-Lich, Highborn
It's funny because I've heard of it.
EVERYONE! Friendship is STUPID magic!
Yes, Apple Bloom. Magic kindergarden is a real place and you will be sent there at the first sign of defiance.
That confirms it... not only are you a mass murderer waiting to happen but you’re a mutant freak. Yes, a mass murdering freak who would cut up her victims and bake them into cupcakes.
Link: Sweet! Mario can do Star Storm like that Ness kid's friend! Uh…
Kirby: Prince Poo?
Link: Yeah! They're both great kids! Oh, that Ness…
— Paper Mario X, Chapter 27