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* In the Disney movie ''Disney/TheComputerWoreTennisShoes'', a college student gets all the knowledge contained in a computer's data banks (mostly filled with educational material) and represents his school in a ''College Bowl'' type competition. What he doesn't realize is that the computer also had a criminal organization's records of its illegal activities. HilarityEnsues.

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* In the Disney movie ''Disney/TheComputerWoreTennisShoes'', ''Film/TheComputerWoreTennisShoes'', a college student gets all the knowledge contained in a computer's data banks (mostly filled with educational material) and represents his school in a ''College Bowl'' type competition. What he doesn't realize is that the computer also had a criminal organization's records of its illegal activities. HilarityEnsues.

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* One of Ben's transformations from ''WesternAnimation/Ben10Omniverse'', Brainstorm has an IQ of 1000000000000000000000000000000. It's...fairly safe to assume someone with an IQ that high would qualify for this.


* Noriko Null from ''Literature/BeyondTheImpossible''. In addition to being superhumanly smart, every single information known to mankind has been uploaded into her brain. And every new information is upgraded about once a month, provided she�s on the planet.

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* Noriko Null from ''Literature/BeyondTheImpossible''. In addition to being superhumanly smart, every single information known to mankind has been uploaded into her brain. And every new information is upgraded about once a month, provided she�s she's on the planet.



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* While the hosts of Podcast/FatFrenchAndFabulous trade off who researches and presents the week's topic, both seem to be able to reference and explain highly-specific concepts off the top of their heads, such as Pigovian taxes and cognatic primogeniture.


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* Noriko Null from ''Literature/BeyondTheImpossible''. In addition to being superhumanly smart, every single information known to mankind has been uploaded into her brain. And every new information is upgraded about once a month, provided she’s on the planet.

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* Miyuki Takara of ''Anime/LuckyStar'': Her ability to always have information relevant to the subject of conversation earned her the FanNickname Mi[[TheOtherWiki wiki]].

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* Miyuki Takara of ''Anime/LuckyStar'': Her ability to always have information relevant to the subject of conversation earned her the FanNickname Mi[[TheOtherWiki Mi[[{{Wiki/Wikipedia}} wiki]].


* Tom on ''TheAmazingChanAndTheChanClan'', most notably in episodes 14 and 16.

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* Tom on ''TheAmazingChanAndTheChanClan'', ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingChanAndTheChanClan'', most notably in episodes 14 and 16.


->'''Reid''': Tardive dyskinesia.
->'''Morgan''': Once more for those of us who don't have an encyclopedic memory?

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Once more for those of us who don't have an encyclopedic memory?



* ''ComicBook/{{Fables}}'' has an odd example in Bufkin the [[TheWizardOfOz flying monkey]]; he is the librarian of the vast [[EldritchLocation Business Office]] and can perfectly remember where every book is stored and everything he's ever read (and he reads a lot). However, he's extremely goofy and generally lacking in foresight, self-control, and social graces (a RunningGag is that he throws poo at people and needs to be reminded that his fecal matter is ''not'' an appropriate topic of conversation.) Consequently, he's comic relief until he ends up trapped in the Business Office with Baba Yaga, her three OneManArmy henchmen and an escaped Djinn, at which time BewareTheSillyOnes comes into full effect.

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* ''ComicBook/{{Fables}}'' has an odd example in Bufkin the [[TheWizardOfOz [[Literature/TheWonderfulWizardOfOz flying monkey]]; he is the librarian of the vast [[EldritchLocation Business Office]] and can perfectly remember where every book is stored and everything he's ever read (and he reads a lot). However, he's extremely goofy and generally lacking in foresight, self-control, and social graces (a RunningGag is that he throws poo at people and needs to be reminded that his fecal matter is ''not'' an appropriate topic of conversation.) conversation). Consequently, he's comic relief until he ends up trapped in the Business Office with Baba Yaga, her three OneManArmy henchmen and an escaped Djinn, at which time BewareTheSillyOnes comes into full effect.



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* Averted by Literature/SherlockHolmes, who specifically warns against storing vast amounts of useless knowledge, comparing it to a man buying planks of any size rather than those that will fit into the lumberroom. However, his knowledge comes across as this trope instead as there is always some link to criminology.


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* Black cab drivers in London are required to have an encyclopedic knowledge of the metropolitan area's streets, landmarks, and current places[=/=]events of interest. In order to do so, they have to pass an exam called "The Knowledge", where examiners call out start and end points and the exam-taker has to call out the directions as the examiner throws in twists that require detours. The exam requires multiple sittings and takes at least 18 months to complete. It is so grueling that prospective cab drivers' brains ''physically change'' during preparation.


* Series/{{Cheers}} has Cliff Clavin, who mixes this trope with LittleKnownFacts and a dash of FeigningIntelligence, leaving everyone never quite sure whether [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight the latest bit of trivia is one of the accurate facts or not]].

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* Series/{{Cheers}} ''Series/{{Cheers}}'' has Cliff Clavin, who mixes this trope with LittleKnownFacts and a dash of FeigningIntelligence, leaving everyone never quite sure whether [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight the latest bit of trivia is one of the accurate facts or not]].
* ''Series/BarneyMiller'': Detective Arthur Dietrich can always be counted on to know more than anyone else in the precinct about any obscure topic.

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* Black cab drivers in London are required to have an encyclopedic knowledge of the metropolitan area's streets, landmarks, and current places[=/=]events of interest. In order to do so, they have to pass an exam called "The Knowledge", where examiners call out start and end points and the exam-taker has to call out the directions as the examiner throws in twists that require detours. The exam requires multiple sittings and takes at least 18 months to complete. It is so grueling that prospective cab drivers' brains ''physically change'' during preparation.



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* Kazuhiko Kozuka "[[RedBaron of Socials and Sciences]]" in ''Literature/TanteiTeamKZJikenNote'' has the tendency to provide exposition on bits of factoid.


* The Devil's Dictionary in ''RequiemChevalierVampire'' qualifies, but then, he's a ''dictionary demon''...

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* The Devil's Dictionary in ''RequiemChevalierVampire'' ''ComicBook/RequiemVampireKnight'' qualifies, but then, he's a ''dictionary demon''...



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* Noriko Null from ''Literature/BeyondTheImpossible''. In addition to being superhumanly smart, every single information known to mankind has been uploaded into her brain. And every new information is upgraded about once a month, provided she’s on the planet.

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