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* A popular insult (if homophobic, although whether they're seriously homophobic, using it sarcastically and aren't actually homophobic, or is insensitive depends on the person) is calling people "gay"/"homo" (in the same way someone may be "lame" or "dumb" or "retarded"), which can result in a comeback that the insulted party really is gay and challenges the insulter over how they really feel about that.
** One joke is that a hidden message in the title of ''VideoGame/SuperMarioGalaxy'' is "u r Mr Gay". Following a similar rule, the sequel's hidden message seems to be a reply, saying "ya i aM r u[?]".


* In ''WebVideo/ThereWillBeBrawl'', Luigi is outraged by Wario's [[ChronicBackstabbingDisorder latest betrayal...]]
-->'''Luigi:''' You greedy [[NWordPrivileges guido]] bastard!
-->'''Wario:''' That's [[spoiler: ''Honorary Deputy'']] guido, to you, now!
* The ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' machinima ''Zinwrath'' has this exchange:
-->'''Kiljoy''': (sarcastically) Nice dress!\\
'''Zinwrath''': Damn right it's a nice dress! Brings out my girlish figure.
* ''WebVideo/EpicMealTime'' provides a meta example: the series' website proudly displays a link to [[AnimalWrongsGroup PETA lambasting them in typical fashion]] among its other links to (more favourable) press references, indicating they're proud of having pissed them off.
* Jim Sterling from ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}'' saw Digital Homicide mock his review of their (really awful) game ''The Slaughtering Grounds'', punctuating just about every statement with "...because I'm Jim Fucking Sterling, son." Jim found it such a great phrase that he turned it into one of his catchphrases.
* Yahtzee of ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'' fame is well known for insulting various groups of people or a specific person when he reviews a game. In his review of ''VideoGame/QuantumConundrum'', he mentions that he went to the Steam forums to look for answers as to how to tweak the game's settings (the game didn't have an menu to do so) and saw one poster who was basically the walking stereotype of PC gamers; the poster said that if someone doesn't know how to modify the game's internal files or if their PC can't even run the game, then they are not a true PC gamer. The poster then goes on to say that he would be honored if Yahtzee insulted him. And thus he did.

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* In ''WebVideo/ThereWillBeBrawl'', Luigi is outraged by Wario's [[ChronicBackstabbingDisorder latest betrayal...]]
-->'''Luigi:'''
From the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JNnfS0d6ms trailer]] for the WebAnimation/YouTubePoop ''Alan Under Fire'':
-->'''[[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 BLU Soldier]]:'''
You greedy [[NWordPrivileges guido]] bastard!
-->'''Wario:''' That's [[spoiler: ''Honorary Deputy'']] guido, to you, now!
* The ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' machinima ''Zinwrath'' has this exchange:
-->'''Kiljoy''': (sarcastically) Nice dress!\\
'''Zinwrath''': Damn right it's
fight like a nice dress! Brings out my girlish figure.
* ''WebVideo/EpicMealTime'' provides a meta example: the series' website proudly displays a link to [[AnimalWrongsGroup PETA lambasting them in typical fashion]] among its other links to (more favourable) press references, indicating they're proud of having pissed them off.
* Jim Sterling from ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}'' saw Digital Homicide mock his review of their (really awful) game ''The Slaughtering Grounds'', punctuating just about every statement with "...because I'm Jim Fucking Sterling, son." Jim found it such a great phrase that he turned it into one of his catchphrases.
* Yahtzee of ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'' fame is well known for insulting various groups of people or a specific person when he reviews a game. In his review of ''VideoGame/QuantumConundrum'', he mentions that he went to the Steam forums to look for answers as to how to tweak the game's settings (the game didn't have an menu to do so) and saw one poster who was basically the walking stereotype of PC gamers; the poster said that if someone doesn't know how to modify the game's internal files or if their PC can't even run the game, then they are not a true PC gamer. The poster then goes on to say that he would be honored if Yahtzee insulted him. And thus he did.
girl!\\
'''[[WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb Isabella]]:''' Thank you very much!



* From the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JNnfS0d6ms trailer]] for the WebAnimation/YouTubePoop "Alan Under Fire":
-->'''[[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 BLU Soldier]]:''' You fight like a girl!\\
'''[[WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb Isabella]]:''' Thank you very much!
* In ''WebVideo/FalloutNukaBreak'' has the overweight Twig, a former resident of Vault 10, where being fat is the norm and skinnier people are bullied. As a result, anytime somebody tries to insult Twig for being fat, he takes it as a compliment.
* In ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' Website/YouTube video "Food Fite", Creator/GordonRamsay snaps "You muppets!" at the characters. Walter in particular takes it as a compliment.
* ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': [[spoiler:Rogal Dorn]] is essentially impossible to insult, which comes in handy when the Emperor speaks offense as fluently as he does. He's SarcasmBlind to a ridiculous degree (because he simply won't consider the possibility people use it), so snark won't cut it. And if you outright call him an idiot?
-->''[[BluntYes I disagree]].''
** [[spoiler:It does bear mentioning that the one time an insult seemed to work, Rogal fired back with one ten times worse, shutting ''the Emperor'' up]].

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* From the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JNnfS0d6ms trailer]] for the WebAnimation/YouTubePoop "Alan Under Fire":
-->'''[[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 BLU Soldier]]:''' You fight like a girl!\\
'''[[WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb Isabella]]:''' Thank you very much!
* In ''WebVideo/FalloutNukaBreak'' has the overweight Twig, ''Roleplay/DawnOfANewAgeOldportBlues'', Finn calls [[TheSpeechless Ivan]] a former resident of Vault 10, where being fat is the norm and skinnier people are bullied. As a result, anytime somebody tries to insult Twig for being fat, he mute bastard. Ivan takes it as a compliment.
* In ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' Website/YouTube video "Food Fite", Creator/GordonRamsay snaps "You muppets!" at the characters. Walter in particular takes it as a compliment.
* ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': [[spoiler:Rogal Dorn]] is essentially impossible to insult, which comes in handy when the Emperor speaks offense as fluently as he does. He's SarcasmBlind to a ridiculous degree (because he simply won't consider the possibility people use it), so snark won't cut it. And if you outright call him an idiot?
-->''[[BluntYes I disagree]].''
** [[spoiler:It does bear mentioning
sign that Finn might like him more than he likes most, since it's not ''as'' scathing as [[{{Jerkass}} Finn]] usually is.
* ''WebVideo/EpicMealTime'' provides a meta example:
the one time an insult seemed series' website proudly displays a link to work, Rogal fired back with one ten times worse, shutting ''the Emperor'' up]].[[AnimalWrongsGroup PETA lambasting them in typical fashion]] among its other links to (more favourable) press references, indicating they're proud of having pissed them off.



* ''WebVideo/FalloutNukaBreak'' has the overweight Twig, a former resident of Vault 10, where being fat is the norm and skinnier people are bullied. As a result, anytime somebody tries to insult Twig for being fat, he takes it as a compliment.
* ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': [[spoiler:Rogal Dorn]] is essentially impossible to insult, which comes in handy when the Emperor speaks offense as fluently as he does. He's SarcasmBlind to a ridiculous degree (because he simply won't consider the possibility people use it), so snark won't cut it. And if you outright call him an idiot?
-->''[[BluntYes I disagree]].''
** [[spoiler:It does bear mentioning that the one time an insult seemed to work, Rogal fired back with one ten times worse, shutting ''the Emperor'' up]].
* Jim Sterling from ''WebVideo/{{Jimquisition}}'' saw Digital Homicide mock his review of their (really awful) game ''The Slaughtering Grounds'', punctuating just about every statement with "...because I'm Jim Fucking Sterling, son." Jim found it such a great phrase that he turned it into one of his catchphrases.



* During WebVideo/TheYogscast's first session playing ''VideoGame/GoatSimulator'', Lewis wanted Simon (who is the one actually playing) to try for a double front-flip, which the game has up as its current suggested challenge. Then he realized that most of the challenges come in Easy, Normal, and Hard variants -- with the double flip being labeled "Flipping Normal" -- leading to this exchange.

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* In ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' Website/YouTube video "Food Fite", Creator/GordonRamsay snaps "You muppets!" at the characters. Walter in particular takes it as a compliment.
* The RulesOfTheInternet sum up the spirit behind this trope nicely: "The more you hate something, the stronger it gets."
* In ''WebVideo/ThereWillBeBrawl'', Luigi is outraged by Wario's [[ChronicBackstabbingDisorder latest betrayal...]]
-->'''Luigi:''' You greedy [[NWordPrivileges guido]] bastard!\\
'''Wario:''' That's [[spoiler: ''Honorary Deputy'']] guido, to you, now!
* During WebVideo/TheYogscast's ''LetsPlay/{{Yogscast}}'''s first session playing ''VideoGame/GoatSimulator'', Lewis wanted Simon (who is the one actually playing) to try for a double front-flip, which the game has up as its current suggested challenge. Then he realized that most of the challenges come in Easy, Normal, and Hard variants -- with the double flip being labeled "Flipping Normal" -- leading to this exchange.



* The RulesOfTheInternet sum up the spirit behind this trope nicely: "The more you hate something, the stronger it gets."

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* The RulesOfTheInternet sum up the spirit behind ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' machinima ''Zinwrath'' has this trope nicely: "The more you hate something, exchange:
-->'''Kiljoy''': (sarcastically) Nice dress!\\
'''Zinwrath''': Damn right it's a nice dress! Brings out my girlish figure.
* Yahtzee of ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'' fame is well known for insulting various groups of people or a specific person when he reviews a game. In his review of ''VideoGame/QuantumConundrum'', he mentions that he went to
the stronger it gets."Steam forums to look for answers as to how to tweak the game's settings (the game didn't have an menu to do so) and saw one poster who was basically the walking stereotype of PC gamers; the poster said that if someone doesn't know how to modify the game's internal files or if their PC can't even run the game, then they are not a true PC gamer. The poster then goes on to say that he would be honored if Yahtzee insulted him. And thus he did.

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* The RulesOfTheInternet sum up the spirit behind this trope nicely: "The more you hate something, the stronger it gets."


-->'''Kiljoy''': (sarcastically) Nice dress!
-->'''Zinwrath''': Damn right it's a nice dress! Brings out my girlish figure.

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-->'''Kiljoy''': (sarcastically) Nice dress!
-->'''Zinwrath''':
dress!\\
'''Zinwrath''':
Damn right it's a nice dress! Brings out my girlish figure.



* Literature/WhateleyUniverse, when Jade has just proposed tormenting Nightbane (after Nightbane had a big run-in with Carmilla and her CombatTentacles):
-->'''Chaka''': Jade, you're a sick, sick girl.
-->'''Generator''': Thanks, Toni!



--> '''PFY:''' ''You bastard!''
--> '''BOFH:''' ''In the flesh, all [=WEPped=] up, making your life a misery!''

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--> '''PFY:''' ''You bastard!''
-->
bastard!''\\
'''BOFH:''' ''In the flesh, all [=WEPped=] up, making your life a misery!''


* In ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' YouTube video "Food Fite", Creator/GordonRamsay snaps "You muppets!" at the characters. Walter in particular takes it as a compliment.

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* In ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' YouTube Website/YouTube video "Food Fite", Creator/GordonRamsay snaps "You muppets!" at the characters. Walter in particular takes it as a compliment.


* Jim Sterling from ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}'' saw Digital Homicide mocked his review of their (really awful) game ''The Slaughtering Grounds'', punctuating just about every statement with "...because I'm Jim Fucking Sterling, son." Jim found it such a great phrase that he turned it into one of his catchphrases.

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* Jim Sterling from ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}'' saw Digital Homicide mocked mock his review of their (really awful) game ''The Slaughtering Grounds'', punctuating just about every statement with "...because I'm Jim Fucking Sterling, son." Jim found it such a great phrase that he turned it into one of his catchphrases.


* Jim Sterling. ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}.'' "I'm Jim Fucking Sterling Son." Enough said.

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* Jim Sterling. ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}.'' "I'm Sterling from ''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}'' saw Digital Homicide mocked his review of their (really awful) game ''The Slaughtering Grounds'', punctuating just about every statement with "...because I'm Jim Fucking Sterling Son." Enough said.Sterling, son." Jim found it such a great phrase that he turned it into one of his catchphrases.


* The ''BastardOperatorFromHell'' delights in being called, well, a bastard...

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* The ''BastardOperatorFromHell'' ''Literature/BastardOperatorFromHell'' delights in being called, well, a bastard...


* ''WebVideo/EpicRapBattlesOfHistory'':
** William Wallace does this ''three times'' in his battle against George Washington. When George points out that Wallace died before he was actually free, Wallace responds by painting his death as a HeroicSacrifice while [[{{Hypocrite}} George died in a comfy home owning slaves]]. When George makes fun of Wallace's CruelAndUnusualDeath, Wallace claims even if he was emasculated, eviscerated and beheaded he'd ''still'' be able to rip George's ass on the mike. Finally when George pokes fun at Scotland for being "only famous for golf and haggis", Wallace replies with this line:

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* ''WebVideo/EpicRapBattlesOfHistory'':
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''WebVideo/EpicRapBattlesOfHistory'': William Wallace does this ''three times'' in his battle against George Washington. When George points out that Wallace died before he was actually free, Wallace responds by painting his death as a HeroicSacrifice while [[{{Hypocrite}} George died in a comfy home owning slaves]]. When George makes fun of Wallace's CruelAndUnusualDeath, Wallace claims even if he was emasculated, eviscerated and beheaded he'd ''still'' be able to rip George's ass on the mike. Finally when George pokes fun at Scotland for being "only famous for golf and haggis", Wallace replies with this line:


* Jim Sterling. ''WebVideo/TheJimquisition.'' "I'm Jim Fucking Sterling Son." Enough said.

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* Jim Sterling. ''WebVideo/TheJimquisition.''{{WebVideo/Jimquisition}}.'' "I'm Jim Fucking Sterling Son." Enough said.

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* Jim Sterling. ''WebVideo/TheJimquisition.'' "I'm Jim Fucking Sterling Son." Enough said.

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* In ''WebVideo/ThereWillBeBrawl'', Luigi is outraged by Wario's [[ChronicBackstabbingDisorder latest betrayal...]]
-->'''Luigi:''' You greedy [[NWordPrivileges guido]] bastard!
-->'''Wario:''' That's [[spoiler: ''Honorary Deputy'']] guido, to you, now!
* The ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft'' machinima ''Zinwrath'' has this exchange:
-->'''Kiljoy''': (sarcastically) Nice dress!
-->'''Zinwrath''': Damn right it's a nice dress! Brings out my girlish figure.
* ''WebVideo/EpicMealTime'' provides a meta example: the series' website proudly displays a link to [[AnimalWrongsGroup PETA lambasting them in typical fashion]] among its other links to (more favourable) press references, indicating they're proud of having pissed them off.
* Literature/WhateleyUniverse, when Jade has just proposed tormenting Nightbane (after Nightbane had a big run-in with Carmilla and her CombatTentacles):
-->'''Chaka''': Jade, you're a sick, sick girl.
-->'''Generator''': Thanks, Toni!
* Yahtzee of ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'' fame is well known for insulting various groups of people or a specific person when he reviews a game. In his review of ''VideoGame/QuantumConundrum'', he mentions that he went to the Steam forums to look for answers as to how to tweak the game's settings (the game didn't have an menu to do so) and saw one poster who was basically the walking stereotype of PC gamers; the poster said that if someone doesn't know how to modify the game's internal files or if their PC can't even run the game, then they are not a true PC gamer. The poster then goes on to say that he would be honored if Yahtzee insulted him. And thus he did.
* The ''BastardOperatorFromHell'' delights in being called, well, a bastard...
--> '''PFY:''' ''You bastard!''
--> '''BOFH:''' ''In the flesh, all [=WEPped=] up, making your life a misery!''
* From the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JNnfS0d6ms trailer]] for the WebAnimation/YouTubePoop "Alan Under Fire":
-->'''[[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 BLU Soldier]]:''' You fight like a girl!\\
'''[[WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb Isabella]]:''' Thank you very much!
* In ''WebVideo/FalloutNukaBreak'' has the overweight Twig, a former resident of Vault 10, where being fat is the norm and skinnier people are bullied. As a result, anytime somebody tries to insult Twig for being fat, he takes it as a compliment.
* In ''Franchise/TheMuppets'' YouTube video "Food Fite", Creator/GordonRamsay snaps "You muppets!" at the characters. Walter in particular takes it as a compliment.
* ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': [[spoiler:Rogal Dorn]] is essentially impossible to insult, which comes in handy when the Emperor speaks offense as fluently as he does. He's SarcasmBlind to a ridiculous degree (because he simply won't consider the possibility people use it), so snark won't cut it. And if you outright call him an idiot?
-->''[[BluntYes I disagree]].''
** [[spoiler:It does bear mentioning that the one time an insult seemed to work, Rogal fired back with one ten times worse, shutting ''the Emperor'' up]].
* ''WebVideo/EpicRapBattlesOfHistory'':
** William Wallace does this ''three times'' in his battle against George Washington. When George points out that Wallace died before he was actually free, Wallace responds by painting his death as a HeroicSacrifice while [[{{Hypocrite}} George died in a comfy home owning slaves]]. When George makes fun of Wallace's CruelAndUnusualDeath, Wallace claims even if he was emasculated, eviscerated and beheaded he'd ''still'' be able to rip George's ass on the mike. Finally when George pokes fun at Scotland for being "only famous for golf and haggis", Wallace replies with this line:
-->Don't tee off with ''me'', laddy! If you ''held my balls'', you couldn't be my caddy!
* ''LetsPlay/{{Markiplier}}'' dealt with this when he played [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=454nQ2moufo Oh...Sir!! The Insult Simulator]] and had his CPU repeatedly say things that didn't sound even remotely insulting.
-->'''CPU''': Your maths teacher supports your country!\\
'''Markiplier''': Again, you're just saying really nice things!
* During WebVideo/TheYogscast's first session playing ''VideoGame/GoatSimulator'', Lewis wanted Simon (who is the one actually playing) to try for a double front-flip, which the game has up as its current suggested challenge. Then he realized that most of the challenges come in Easy, Normal, and Hard variants -- with the double flip being labeled "Flipping Normal" -- leading to this exchange.
-->'''Lewis:''' So now you've got the hang of that--\\
'''Simon:''' I've gotta do two of those...\\
'''Lewis:''' Yeah. And ideally three.\\
'''Simon:''' What do you mean, "ideally three"?\\
'''Lewis:''' Well, because Flipping Normal must be--\\
'''Simon:''' ''You're'' flipping normal.\\
'''Lewis:''' Thank you.\\
'''Simon:''' Welcome.
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