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12:12:02 PM Apr 25th 2011
Freakazoid. Someone add it.
08:32:34 AM Jan 30th 2011
Point number one: It is not "identical to Coincidental Broadcast." Coincidental Broadcast is "Any television or radio accidentally turned on during a tension-filled moment will automatically display a news story relevant to or actually about the current source of dramatic tension." This trope is about interrupting a program that the characters are already listening or watching with a news story.

Point Number two: It now has three media examples, and there are certainly more, just considering how often War Of The Worlds has been homaged or parodied.

This should not be cut.
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