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* [[Franchise/{{Superman}} In Action Comics #822 Lana Lang once left a pair of her panties in the Kents' bedroom in a fit of jealousy when Clark refused to listen to Lana's claims that Lois was a bad wife.

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* [[Franchise/{{Superman}} In Action Comics #822 #822, Lana Lang once left a pair of her panties in the Kents' bedroom in a fit of jealousy when Clark refused to listen to Lana's claims that Lois was a bad wife.


* [[Franchise/{{Superman}} Lana Lang]] once left a pair of her panties in the Kents' bedroom in a fit of jealousy when Clark refused to listen to Lana's claims that Lois was a bad wife.

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* [[Franchise/{{Superman}} In Action Comics #822 Lana Lang]] Lang once left a pair of her panties in the Kents' bedroom in a fit of jealousy when Clark refused to listen to Lana's claims that Lois was a bad wife.


* In an episode of ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'', Alan finds one of his mother's brassieres. However, he doesn't know whose it is until Charlie tells him.

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* In an episode of ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'', Charlie hands Alan finds one a bra he found in the back of his mother's brassieres. However, he doesn't know whose it car. Alan is jealous...until Charlie tells him.reminds Alan that their mother borrowed his car.
-->'''Alan:''' HOLY MOTHER OF GOD! ''(flings it away)''
-->'''Charlie:''' No, no, unholy mother of us!


* On ''Series/PortCharles'' Karen finds a pair of panties in her fiance's car (while searching for her missing engagement ring, no less). He's flabbergasted, and rightfully so, as he's been completely faithful to her. As viewers know, the panties have been planted by either his ex-girlfriend Courtney or his brother Frank in an attempt at {{Gaslighting}} poor Karen, as they want Joe and Karen, respectively, for themselves.

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* On ''Series/PortCharles'' Karen finds a pair of panties in her fiance's car (while searching for her missing engagement ring, no less). He's flabbergasted, and rightfully so, as he's been completely faithful to her. As viewers know, the panties have been planted by either his ex-girlfriend Courtney or his brother Frank in an attempt at {{Gaslighting}} poor Karen, as they want Joe and Karen, respectively, for themselves. Adding insult to injury, Courtney also stole the engagement ring as part of her scheme and a slight inversion of this trope--she wants to "find" the ring to make Karen look bad and herself look good.


* In the film ''Battle of the Sexes'', Billie Jean King is alerted by a friend that her husband is on the way. King scrambles to hide all evidence of the other woman who spent the night with her, but forgets a bra, which he finds on the bathroom. As it isn't her size, he realizes immediately what's been going on.

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* In the film ''Battle of the Sexes'', ''Film/BattleOfTheSexes'', Billie Jean King is alerted by a friend that her husband is on the way. King scrambles to hide all evidence of the other woman who spent the night with her, but forgets a bra, which he finds on in the bathroom. As it isn't her size, he realizes immediately what's been going on.


There are certain places one should expect to find a black, lacy Ann Summers bra. The glove compartment isn't one of those places. When someone does find it there, hilarity may well ensue, or a strange face at least.

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There are certain places one should expect to find a black, lacy Ann Summers bra.bra, or some other intimate feminine garment. The glove compartment isn't one of those places. When someone does find it there, hilarity may well ensue, or a strange face at least.



* [[{{Franchise/Superman}} Lana Lang]] once left a pair of her panties in the Kents' bedroom in a fit of jealousy when Clark refused to listen to Lana's claims that Lois was a bad wife.

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* [[{{Franchise/Superman}} [[Franchise/{{Superman}} Lana Lang]] once left a pair of her panties in the Kents' bedroom in a fit of jealousy when Clark refused to listen to Lana's claims that Lois was a bad wife.



* In ''Film/AGuideForTheMarriedMan'', one episode involves Terry Thomas, who had a fling with a pretty girl in his bedroom in his own home. When it was time for her to go, she couldn't find her bra. ("Maybe your wife will think it's hers," she says. He replies, looking at her ample bosom, "You must be joking." During this scene Thomas is a young looking man. It is explained that he knows the bra is in the bedroom and that it's only a matter of time before his wife finds it. The episode concludes by introducing Terry Thomas at the gym. He looks about 95. "How long ago did this happen?" "Last week."

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* In ''Film/AGuideForTheMarriedMan'', one episode involves Terry Thomas, Creator/TerryThomas, who had a fling with a pretty girl in his bedroom in his own home. When it was time for her to go, she couldn't find her bra. ("Maybe your wife will think it's hers," she says. He replies, looking at her ample bosom, "You must be joking." During this scene Thomas is a young looking man. It is explained that he knows the bra is in the bedroom and that it's only a matter of time before his wife finds it. The episode concludes by introducing Terry Thomas Terry-Thomas at the gym. He looks about 95. "How long ago did this happen?" "Last week."



* ''Film/{{Backdraft}}''. Brian [=McCaffery=] is having sex with his girlfriend on top of a firetruck when the alarm goes off. They quickly put on their clothes, only to find themselves racing through the streets on top of the vehicle, its sirens blaring. When the firetruck gets to its destination, a fireman unreels the hose (stored on top of the truck) and is surprised to find a bra entangled in it.
* In Film/{{Swimfan}}, Madison realizes that she left her panties in Ben's car after their tryst. It isn't clear if she did this intentionally so that his girlfriend would find them.
* In the film ''Battle Of The Sexes'', Billie Jean King is alerted by a friend that her husband is on the way. She scrambles to hide all evidence of the other woman who spent the night with her, but forgets a bra, which he finds on the bathroom. As it isn't her size, he realizes immediately what's been going on.

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* ''Film/{{Backdraft}}''. ''Film/{{Backdraft}}'': Brian [=McCaffery=] is having sex with his girlfriend on top of a firetruck when the alarm goes off. They quickly put on their clothes, only to but find themselves racing through the streets on top of the vehicle, its sirens blaring. When the firetruck gets to its destination, a fireman unreels the hose (stored on top of the truck) and is surprised to find a bra entangled in it.
* In Film/{{Swimfan}}, ''Film/{{Swimfan}}'', Madison realizes that she left her panties in Ben's car after their tryst. It isn't clear if she did this intentionally so that his girlfriend would find them.
* In the film ''Battle Of The of the Sexes'', Billie Jean King is alerted by a friend that her husband is on the way. She King scrambles to hide all evidence of the other woman who spent the night with her, but forgets a bra, which he finds on the bathroom. As it isn't her size, he realizes immediately what's been going on.



* A man is undressing at the gym when one of his friends notices that he happens to be in a girdle.\\
"Since when have you been wearing a girdle?"\\
"Since my wife found it in the glove compartment of my car."

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* A man is undressing at the gym when one of his friends notices that he happens to be in a girdle.\\
"Since
girdle.
-->"Since
when have you been wearing a girdle?"\\
"Since
girdle?"
-->"Since
my wife found it in the glove compartment of my car."



* In ''Literature/TrickyBusiness'', a pool cleaner recalls the time he was going to a client's house, a successful lawyer, only to find him wearing a business suit and a scuba mask, getting his clothes out from the pool where his wife was [[DefenestrateAndBerate throwing them]]. The lawyer was yelling that this was a ''really'' smart thing to do, the wife retorting that the only thing smarter was to keep a pair of his girlfriend's panties in the car...

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* In ''Literature/TrickyBusiness'', a pool cleaner recalls the time he was going to a client's house, a successful lawyer, only to find but found him wearing a business suit and a scuba mask, getting his clothes out from the pool where his wife was [[DefenestrateAndBerate throwing them]]. The lawyer was yelling that this was a ''really'' smart thing to do, the wife retorting that the only thing smarter was to keep a pair of his girlfriend's panties in the car...



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* ''Series/BeverlyHills90210''. Brenda finds an earring in Dylan's house and confronts him. She's pacified when he claims it's his mother's, but in truth, it's her best friend Kelly's, with whom he had a fling with while Brenda was away for the summer.

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* ''Series/BeverlyHills90210''. ''Series/BeverlyHills90210'': Brenda finds an earring in Dylan's house and confronts him. She's pacified when he claims it's it belongs to his mother's, mother, but in truth, it's it belongs to her best friend Kelly's, friend, Kelly, with whom he had a fling with while Brenda was away for the summer.



* ''Theatre/AChorusLine'', in "At The Ballet":
-->When I was five, I remember my mother dug earrings out of the car\\
I knew that they weren't hers, but it wasn't something you'd want to discuss

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* ''Theatre/AChorusLine'', in "At The the Ballet":
-->When I was five, 5, I remember my mother dug earrings out of the car\\
I knew that they weren't hers, but it wasn't something you'd want to discussdiscuss.


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* A "Dear Abby" letter featured a woman who had found a bra not belonging to her in her laundry bag. After angrily confronting her boyfriend, he claimed it must have accidentally gotten mixed up with their things and chided her for throwing it away. The next day, a lawyer friend of his called her and claimed that it was in fact evidence in a criminal case and also chided her for throwing it out. The woman was actually asking Abby on how she could make things right with her boyfriend, but Abby gently, but firmly pointed out the major inconsistencies in the two stories and told her that not only was her boyfriend unfaithful, he was too cheap to buy the mysterious other woman a new bra.
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* In the film ''Battle Of The Sexes'', Billie Jean King is alerted by a friend that her husband is on the way. She scrambles to hide all evidence of the other woman who spent the night with her, but forgets a bra, which he finds on the bathroom. As it isn't her size, he realizes immediately what's been going on.


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* ''Series/BeverlyHills90210''. Brenda finds an earring in Dylan's house and confronts him. She's pacified when he claims it's his mother's, but in truth, it's her best friend Kelly's, with whom he had a fling with while Brenda was away for the summer.

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* In Film/{{Swimfan}}, Madison realizes that she left her panties in Ben's car after their tryst. It isn't clear if she did this intentionally so that his girlfriend would find them.


* In one sketch on ''Series/KidsInTheHall'', a man is caught after a wild weekend when his wife finds a pair of earrings on his nightstand. He tries to pass them off as his own, saying that all the "hip" men wear earrings, going so far as to force them through his not-pierced ears. He goes to work like that, seeing a number of his male co-workers wearing, variously, a bra over his shirt, a garter belt over his pants, and... a second tie.

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* In one sketch on ''Series/KidsInTheHall'', ''Series/TheKidsInTheHall'', a man is caught after a wild weekend when his wife finds a pair of earrings on his nightstand. He tries to pass them off as his own, saying that all the "hip" men wear earrings, going so far as to force them through his not-pierced ears. He goes to work like that, seeing a number of his male co-workers wearing, variously, a bra over his shirt, a garter belt over his pants, and... a second tie.

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* A man is undressing at the gym when one of his friends notices that he happens to be in a girdle.\\
"Since when have you been wearing a girdle?"\\
"Since my wife found it in the glove compartment of my car."
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* On ''Series/PortCharles'' Karen finds a pair of panties in her fiance's car (while searching for her missing engagement ring, no less). He's flabbergasted, and rightfully so, as he's been completely faithful to her. As viewers know, the panties have been planted by either his ex-girlfriend Courtney or his brother Frank in an attempt at {{Gaslighting}} poor Karen, as they want Joe and Karen, respectively, for themselves.

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* ''Film/{{Backdraft}}''. Brian [=McCaffery=] is having sex with his girlfriend on top of a firetruck when the alarm goes off. They quickly put on their clothes, only to find themselves racing through the streets on top of the vehicle, its sirens blaring. When the firetruck gets to its destination, a fireman unreels the hose (stored on top of the truck) and is surprised to find a bra entangled in it.


* In ''A Guide for the Married Man'', one episode involves Terry Thomas, who had a fling with a pretty girl in his bedroom in his own home. When it was time for her to go, she couldn't find her bra. ("Maybe your wife will think it's hers," she says. He replies, looking at her ample bosom, "You must be joking." During this scene Thomas is a young looking man. It is explained that he knows the bra is in the bedroom and that it's only a matter of time before his wife finds it. The episode concludes by introducing Terry Thomas at the gym. He looks about 95. "How long ago did this happen?" "Last week."

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* In ''A Guide for the Married Man'', ''Film/AGuideForTheMarriedMan'', one episode involves Terry Thomas, who had a fling with a pretty girl in his bedroom in his own home. When it was time for her to go, she couldn't find her bra. ("Maybe your wife will think it's hers," she says. He replies, looking at her ample bosom, "You must be joking." During this scene Thomas is a young looking man. It is explained that he knows the bra is in the bedroom and that it's only a matter of time before his wife finds it. The episode concludes by introducing Terry Thomas at the gym. He looks about 95. "How long ago did this happen?" "Last week."


-> '''Man #1:''' "Since when have you worn an earring?"
-> '''Man #2:''' "Ever since my wife found it in the car."

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-> '''Man ->'''Man #1:''' "Since when have you worn an earring?"
->
earring?"\\
'''Man #2:''' "Ever since my wife found it in the car."



* In the comedy ''Film/{{Overboard}}'', the haughty RichBitch with amnesia (Goldie Hawn) is convinced by her creditor carpenter that she's his wife in order to work off her debt. At one point, she finds her own underwear (embroidered with her real initials) stashed in his glovebox and accuses him of having an affair. The carpenter tells her the truth, but, naturally, [[CassandraTruth she assumes he's trying to cover up the affair with a ridiculous story]]. Finally, his best friend tells her that he borrowed the truck and picked up a hooker, who left it there. When the carpenter asks his friend why he lied, the guy tells him not to screw up a good thing (not the debt but a real relationship that's developing).
* In ''RatRace'', Tracy finds a bra in her truck; it's from the other woman. She proceeds to cram it down her cheating boyfriend's throat.
* In ''Guide for the Married Man'', one episode involves Terry Thomas, who had a fling with a pretty girl in his bedroom in his own home. When it was time for her to go, she couldn't find her bra. ("Maybe your wife will think it's hers," she says. He replies, looking at her ample bosom, "You must be joking." During this scene Thomas is a young looking man. It is explained that he knows the bra is in the bedroom and that it's only a matter of time before his wife finds it. The episode concludes by introducing Terry Thomas at the gym. He looks about 95. "How long ago did this happen?" "Last week."
* In a borderline-clever moment in ''JohnTuckerMustDie'', the GranolaGirl finds a bra in John Tucker's car and is outraged until the "100% hemp" tag tells her it's hers, apparently left behind when they were dating.

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* In the comedy ''Film/{{Overboard}}'', the haughty RichBitch with amnesia (Goldie Hawn) is convinced by her creditor carpenter that she's his wife in order to work off her debt. At one point, she finds her own underwear (embroidered with her real initials) stashed in his glovebox and accuses him of having an affair. The carpenter tells her the truth, but, naturally, [[CassandraTruth she assumes he's trying to cover up the affair with a ridiculous story]]. Finally, his best friend tells her that he borrowed the truck and picked up a hooker, who left it there. When the carpenter asks his friend why he lied, the guy tells him not to screw up a good thing (not the debt but a real relationship that's developing).
* In ''RatRace'', ''Film/RatRace'', Tracy finds a bra in her truck; it's from the other woman. She proceeds to cram it down her cheating boyfriend's throat.
* In ''Guide ''A Guide for the Married Man'', one episode involves Terry Thomas, who had a fling with a pretty girl in his bedroom in his own home. When it was time for her to go, she couldn't find her bra. ("Maybe your wife will think it's hers," she says. He replies, looking at her ample bosom, "You must be joking." During this scene Thomas is a young looking man. It is explained that he knows the bra is in the bedroom and that it's only a matter of time before his wife finds it. The episode concludes by introducing Terry Thomas at the gym. He looks about 95. "How long ago did this happen?" "Last week."
* In a borderline-clever moment in ''JohnTuckerMustDie'', ''Film/JohnTuckerMustDie'', the GranolaGirl finds a bra in John Tucker's car and is outraged until the "100% hemp" tag tells her it's hers, apparently left behind when they were dating.



* In TrickyBusiness, a pool cleaner recalls the time he was going to a client's house, a successful lawyer, only to find him wearing a business suit and a scuba mask, getting his clothes out from the pool where his wife was throwing them. The lawyer was yelling that this was a ''really'' smart thing to do, the wife retorting that the only thing smarter was to keep a pair of his girlfriend's panties in the car...

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* In TrickyBusiness, ''Literature/TrickyBusiness'', a pool cleaner recalls the time he was going to a client's house, a successful lawyer, only to find him wearing a business suit and a scuba mask, getting his clothes out from the pool where his wife was [[DefenestrateAndBerate throwing them.them]]. The lawyer was yelling that this was a ''really'' smart thing to do, the wife retorting that the only thing smarter was to keep a pair of his girlfriend's panties in the car...



* In ''WaterlooRoad'', Mr. Cleaver returns a bag to Ms. Koreshi. The bag falls on the floor, disgorging her undies from the previous night.
* ''{{That 70s Show}}'': Eric finds undergarments (and cheese or peanut butter...) in his car the morning after his middle-aged neighbors -- the parents of his girlfriend -- have sex in it.
* In an episode of ''{{Two and a Half Men}}'', Alan finds one of his mother's brassieres. However, he doesn't know whose it is until Charlie tells him.
* ''{{Kings}}'': The secretary's bra is planted into the backseat of Jack's car so that the media will not suspect that Jack is gay.
* This frequently happens on any paternity/cheater/lie dectector test episode of ''{{Maury}}''.

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* In ''WaterlooRoad'', ''Series/WaterlooRoad'', Mr. Cleaver returns a bag to Ms. Koreshi. The bag falls on the floor, disgorging her undies from the previous night.
* ''{{That 70s Show}}'': ''Series/That70sShow'': Eric finds undergarments (and cheese or peanut butter...) in his car the morning after his middle-aged neighbors -- the parents of his girlfriend -- have sex in it.
* In an episode of ''{{Two and a Half Men}}'', ''Series/TwoAndAHalfMen'', Alan finds one of his mother's brassieres. However, he doesn't know whose it is until Charlie tells him.
* ''{{Kings}}'': ''Series/{{Kings}}'': The secretary's bra is planted into the backseat of Jack's car so that the media will not suspect that Jack is gay.
* This frequently happens on any paternity/cheater/lie dectector test episode of ''{{Maury}}''.''Series/{{Maury}}''.



* In ''FreaksAndGeeks'', Neal finds a second, unfamiliar garage door opener in his dad's car; he and the other "geeks" spend the rest of the episode riding around town on their bikes trying it on every house they can get to.
* On ''OneTreeHill'', Brooke changes clothes in Lucas' car. She purposely leaves a leopard-print brassiere behind.
* In an episode of ''{{Speeders}}'' a cop found a pair of black panties in a guy's car along with a box of condoms.

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* In ''FreaksAndGeeks'', ''Series/FreaksAndGeeks'', Neal finds a second, unfamiliar garage door opener in his dad's car; he and the other "geeks" spend the rest of the episode riding around town on their bikes trying it on every house they can get to.
* On ''OneTreeHill'', ''Series/OneTreeHill'', Brooke changes clothes in Lucas' car. She purposely leaves a leopard-print brassiere behind.
* In an episode of ''{{Speeders}}'' ''Series/{{Speeders}}'', a cop found a pair of black panties in a guy's car along with a box of condoms.



--> '''Garibaldi''': Yours?
--> '''G'Kar''': ''GET! OUT!''
--> '''Garibaldi''': Let me just say, from the bottom of my heart, pink is definitely your color.

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--> '''Garibaldi''': Yours?
-->
-->'''Garibaldi''': Yours?\\
'''G'Kar''': ''GET! OUT!''
-->
OUT!''\\
'''Garibaldi''': Let me just say, from the bottom of my heart, pink is definitely your color.



--> When I was five, I remember my mother dug earrings out of the car
--> I knew that they weren't hers, but it wasn't something you'd want to discuss

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--> When -->When I was five, I remember my mother dug earrings out of the car
-->
car\\
I knew that they weren't hers, but it wasn't something you'd want to discuss

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