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* PC game ''VideoGame/YouDontKnowJack'' had at least one question along these lines. It was titled "It's a Dog" and was something like "What looks like a dog, sounds like a dog, etc?" The answer? [[spoiler:A dog.]] Hilariously, this is labeled as an Impossible Question, and worth a crazy amount of money.

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* PC game ''VideoGame/YouDontKnowJack'' had at least Played with in ''VideoGame/YouDontKnowJack: Volume 3.'' The category for one question along these lines. It was titled is "It's a Dog" Dog!" and was something like the question is "What looks like has four legs, a dog, sounds like a dog, etc?" tail, and barks?" The answer? [[spoiler:A answer is "a dog.]] Hilariously, this " This is labeled as an Impossible Question, and worth twenty thousand dollars, which [[GoldenSnitch could easily turn the tide in any game]]. The reason it's played with is because the game is expecting a crazy amount of money.player to psyche themselves out; normally, Impossible Questions are NintendoHard, with answers ranging from "there's no way anyone would know that" to "it's a pure guess" in difficulty for their answers. [[ParanoiaFuel Surely an Impossible Question couldn't be this easy... right?]]


* ''PrivateEye'' once subverted this with a spoof phone-in quiz: ''What is our phone number? Is it: A) 0898 876876; b) 0898 876877 or c) 0898 876878. Ring NOW on....''. The second part of this joke here is the fact that in the UK 0898 numbers are premium rate, so the terminally stupid may spend money phoning the wrong number..

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* ''PrivateEye'' ''Magazine/PrivateEye'' once subverted this with a spoof phone-in quiz: ''What is our phone number? Is it: A) 0898 876876; b) 0898 876877 or c) 0898 876878. Ring NOW on....''. The second part of this joke here is the fact that in the UK 0898 numbers are premium rate, so the terminally stupid may spend money phoning the wrong number..


* PC game ''VideoGame/YouDontKnowJack'' had at least one question along these lines. It was titled "It's a Dog" and was something like "What looks like a dog, sounds like a dog, etc?" The answer? [[spoiler:A dog.]] Hilariously, [[ParanoiaFuel this is labeled as an Impossible Question, and worth a crazy amount of money]].

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* PC game ''VideoGame/YouDontKnowJack'' had at least one question along these lines. It was titled "It's a Dog" and was something like "What looks like a dog, sounds like a dog, etc?" The answer? [[spoiler:A dog.]] Hilariously, [[ParanoiaFuel this is labeled as an Impossible Question, and worth a crazy amount of money]].money.


** TEC proceeds to use the rest of the quiz questions to explain [[BigBad Grodus']] entire plan to Peach, and then rewards her "victory" by allowing her to send a message to Mario, which she of course uses to relay the new information.

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** TEC proceeds to use the rest of the quiz questions to explain [[BigBad Grodus']] entire plan to Peach, Peach without technically violating Grodus' order [[ExactWords not to tell her about it]], and then rewards her "victory" by allowing her to send a message to Mario, which she of course uses to relay the new information.


-->'''Apart from''' '''''The Idiot's Lantern''''' ''',what other story features "faceless ones"?'''

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-->'''Apart from''' '''''The Idiot's Lantern''''' ''',what Lantern,''''' '''what other story features "faceless ones"?'''

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** This was openly parodied in one issue:
-->'''Apart from''' '''''The Idiot's Lantern''''' ''',what other story features "faceless ones"?'''
---> a) ''The Faceless Ones''
---> b) ''The Faceless Ones''
---> c) Look, just send us your entry, okay?


"Hey hey, reader! Welcome to the Wiki/TVTropes Ultimate Competition line! Answer the following question to win an {{egregious}} prize: a five-week holiday on beautiful [[SugarBowl Sugar Bowl Beach]]!

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"Hey hey, reader! Welcome to the Wiki/TVTropes Ultimate Competition line! Answer the following question to win an {{egregious}} JustForFun/{{egregious}} prize: a five-week holiday on beautiful [[SugarBowl Sugar Bowl Beach]]!



* NGamer once ran a contest with the following (paraphrased) question: "Who is the star of ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious''? A) Vin Diesel B) Jim Petrol C) Kim Oil. Send your answers to itsvindieselyouidiots@ngamer.co.uk."

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* NGamer ''Magazine/NGamer'' once ran a contest with the following (paraphrased) question: "Who is the star of ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious''? A) Vin Diesel B) Jim Petrol C) Kim Oil. Send your answers to itsvindieselyouidiots@ngamer.co.uk."


*** One of the shows found guilty of this, ChannelFive's ''Quiz Call'', at least didn't have questions that were too easy -- it had questions which looked like they ''should'' be easy, but where the accepted answers were [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SW0cIRrsWRk& completely insane]].

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*** One of the shows found guilty of this, ChannelFive's Creator/ChannelFive's ''Quiz Call'', at least didn't have questions that were too easy -- it had questions which looked like they ''should'' be easy, but where the accepted answers were [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SW0cIRrsWRk& completely insane]].


* Parodied at the end of one episode of ''Series/OnlyConnect'', where Victoria Coren-Mitchell says the viewer competition question is 'Is it Puff the Magic Dragon' or 'Puff the Magic Hamster'?" ... and the number to call is a six digit number where the digits can be added together to form a prime that is in the Fibonacci sequence.

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* Parodied at the end of one episode of ''Series/OnlyConnect'', where Victoria Coren-Mitchell says the viewer competition question is 'Is "Is it Puff 'Puff the Magic Dragon' or 'Puff the Magic Hamster'?" ... and the number to call is a six digit number where the digits can be added together to form a prime that is in the Fibonacci sequence.

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* Parodied at the end of one episode of ''Series/OnlyConnect'', where Victoria Coren-Mitchell says the viewer competition question is 'Is it Puff the Magic Dragon' or 'Puff the Magic Hamster'?" ... and the number to call is a six digit number where the digits can be added together to form a prime that is in the Fibonacci sequence.
-->'''Victoria''': Please don't. There's no prize. I haven't even bothered to work out if such a number exists. But I'm sure by next week [[ViewersAreGeniuses one of you will have let us know]].


* NGamer once ran a contest with the following (paraphrased) question: "Who is the the star of TheFastAndTheFurious? A) Vin Diesel B) Jim Petrol C) Kim Oil. Send your answers to itsvindieselyouidiots@ngamer.co.uk."

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* NGamer once ran a contest with the following (paraphrased) question: "Who is the the star of TheFastAndTheFurious? ''Film/TheFastAndTheFurious''? A) Vin Diesel B) Jim Petrol C) Kim Oil. Send your answers to itsvindieselyouidiots@ngamer.co.uk."


-->''"Call in at £60 a minute and answer this question to win a fridge magnet! What is the capital of Britain - is it A, London, or B, 1948?" "[[TooDumbToLive Errrrm...I'm gonna phone in twice, make sure I get it!]]"''

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-->''"Call in at £60 £60 a minute and answer this question to win a fridge magnet! What is the capital of Britain - is it A, London, or B, 1948?" "[[TooDumbToLive Errrrm...I'm gonna phone in twice, make sure I get it!]]"''


"Hey hey, reader! Welcome to the TVTropes Ultimate Competition line! Answer the following question to win an {{egregious}} prize: a five-week holiday on beautiful [[SugarBowl Sugar Bowl Beach]]!

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"Hey hey, reader! Welcome to the TVTropes Wiki/TVTropes Ultimate Competition line! Answer the following question to win an {{egregious}} prize: a five-week holiday on beautiful [[SugarBowl Sugar Bowl Beach]]!

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