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-> ''"Eat shit, billions of flies cannot be wrong."''
--> -- a newer proverb


--> -- an old proverb [[note]] Lemmings jumping off cliffs is incidentally an [[http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=56 urban legend]] [[/note]].

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--> -- an old proverb [[note]] [[SuicidalLemmings Lemmings jumping off cliffs cliffs]] is incidentally an [[http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=56 urban legend]] [[/note]].


See also PitchMob. Often requires a little LiesDamnedLiesAndStatistics to pull off. The polar opposite of TheManIsStickingItToTheMan.

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See also PitchMob. Often requires a little LiesDamnedLiesAndStatistics to pull off. The polar opposite of TheManIsStickingItToTheMan.


* In ''Webcomic/{{Sinfest}}'', an in-universe example: [[http://www.sinfest.net/archive_page.php?comicID=3155 Evil: Everybody's doin' it.]]


* [[OmnipresentTrope Pretty much every MMO ever]] brags about its number of subscribers.

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* [[OmnipresentTrope Pretty much every MMO ever]] brags about its number of subscribers. This one does have a bit of truth to it; after all, part of the draw to an MMO is its community, and an MMO that doesn't have much of a community is probably not going to be as fun as the alternative.


** One of them shows coverage maps of their competitors and asks people to identify what they are. In the commercials, the people guess all sorts of weird things, before being presented with the company's coverage map and saying "It's a map of the United States". For the most part, the correct answer to the others would be "a map of the United States with the ''parts where anybody actually lives'' shaded in."

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** One of them shows coverage maps of their competitors and asks people to identify what they are. In the commercials, the people guess all sorts of weird things, before being presented with the company's coverage map and saying "It's a map of the United States". For the most part, the correct answer to the others would be "a map of the United States with the ''parts where anybody actually lives'' shaded in."" That's not to say that wider coverage isn't unhelpful, such as if you're in the segments of America outside of large population centers, or if you travel a lot, but the majority of people will find large amounts of coverage unhelpful.


* Parodied in mid to late '90s Snapple ads, where they would brag about being, collectively, the #3 drink (behind, it was hinted but never outright stated, Coke and Pepsi), because "unlike 1 and 2, 3 knows that not everyone likes the same thing" (that is to say, this is why Snapple has multiple flavors).

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* Parodied in mid to late mid-to-late '90s Snapple ads, where they would brag about being, collectively, the #3 drink (behind, it was hinted but never outright stated, Coke and Pepsi), because "unlike 1 and 2, 3 knows that not everyone likes the same thing" (that is to say, this is why Snapple has multiple flavors).

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* Ads for the weight-loss supplement Lipozene went to great lengths to tell you how many bottles of pills they've already sold. They didn't go into nearly as much detail regarding how effective all those pills actually were.


** They often say "People saved exty dollars by switching to TropeCo!". This is misleading, because it SOUNDS like everybody saves... but if one is not going to be saving money, one won't switch.

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** They often say "People saved exty dollars by switching to TropeCo!".TropeCo/TropeCo!". This is misleading, because it SOUNDS like everybody saves... but if one is not going to be saving money, one won't switch.


* The 1959 album title ''50,000,000 Creator/{{Elvis|Presley}} Fans Can't Be Wrong: Elvis' Golden Records, Vol. 2''.

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* The 1959 album title ''50,000,000 Creator/{{Elvis|Presley}} Music/{{Elvis|Presley}} Fans Can't Be Wrong: Elvis' Golden Records, Vol. 2''.


One of {{the oldest tricks in the book}}: '''Everybody is doing it. You should do it too.'''

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One of {{the oldest tricks in the book}}: TheOldestTricksInTheBook: '''Everybody is doing it. You should do it too.'''



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* In ''Film/StrokerAce'', Clyde Torkle claims that everyone cheats a little as an excuse for the number of rule-breaking modifications Lugs finds on his car.


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