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* ''Series/{{Mythbusters}}'': Said by Grant while on a scissor lift. He immediately follows with, "[[CrowningMomentOfFunny Who's car is that in the driveway?]]"

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* ''Series/{{Mythbusters}}'': Said by Grant while on a scissor lift. He immediately follows with, "[[CrowningMomentOfFunny "[[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments Who's car is that in the driveway?]]"


-->'''Scout:''' Huh-hey! I can see my *base* from here!

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-->'''Scout:''' Huh-hey! I can see my *base* '''base''' from here!


A {{Stock Phrase|s}} used by a character when he is extremely high up. [[DiscreditedTrope Hardly ever played straight anymore.]] For added humor, the character may have been launched into the air, and some variation of this phrase will come drifting back to those left below.

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A {{Stock Phrase|s}} used by a character when he is they are extremely high up. [[DiscreditedTrope Hardly ever played straight anymore.]] For added humor, the character may have been launched into the air, and some variation of this phrase will come drifting back to those left below.


* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'', Billy goes to the underworld and climbs a huge mountain, and says he can see his grandma's house from there. Then it pans over to reveal said house floating in a flaming sea. Billy never understood why she [[FridgeHorror moved there]].
** It was TheMovie

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* In an episode TheMovie of ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'', Billy goes to the underworld and climbs a huge mountain, and says he can see his grandma's house from there. Then it pans over to reveal said house floating in a flaming sea. Billy never understood why she [[FridgeHorror moved there]].
** It was TheMovie
there]].


* PlayedForDrama in ''FanFic/TheManyArrestsOfThePhantom''. [[TheHero Akira]] claims that he can see his house from [[spoiler:Shido's ship,]] but that [[Squick it's underwater...]]

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* PlayedForDrama in ''FanFic/TheManyArrestsOfThePhantom''. [[TheHero Akira]] claims that he can see his house from [[spoiler:Shido's ship,]] but that [[Squick [[{{Squick}} it's underwater...]]

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* PlayedForDrama in ''FanFic/TheManyArrestsOfThePhantom''. [[TheHero Akira]] claims that he can see his house from [[spoiler:Shido's ship,]] but that [[Squick it's underwater...]]

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** It was TheMovie

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* At the very end of ''Film/CloseEncountersOfTheThirdKind'' as Barry reunites with his mother, he says "I went up in the air, and I saw our house!" Gillian says "I saw you going up in the air! Did you see me running after you?"


A common inversion is "We're so high up they look like ants!" "They are ants, you idiot!"

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A common inversion subversion is "We're so high up they look like ants!" "They are ants, you idiot!"


** In the episode ''Marge on the Lam'' Ruth remarks from the top of the mountain they can see their houses, to which Marge notices a large plume of black smoke from the chimney.

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** In the episode ''Marge "Marge on the Lam'' Lam" Ruth remarks from the top of the mountain they can see their houses, to which Marge notices a large plume of black smoke from the chimney.chimney.
** In "Marge Gamer", while Marge is starting to get used to the Internet, she uses a Google Earth analog to find the Simpsons' house. When she does, she also catches a glimpse of Homer sleeping naked on the hammock in the backyard.

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* A character in ''Series/TheLastTrain'' says this after he's been ''crucified''. It's probably a reference to the old joke about Christ on the cross.


* In Music/TomTHall's "I Flew Over Our House Last Night", it gets PlayedForDrama. The narrator is separated from his ex-wife and notices his old house while he's flying over his hometown.

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* In Music/TomTHall's "I Flew Over Our House Last Night", it gets PlayedForDrama. The narrator is separated from his ex-wife wife and notices his old house while he's flying over his hometown.

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* In Music/TomTHall's "I Flew Over Our House Last Night", it gets PlayedForDrama. The narrator is separated from his ex-wife and notices his old house while he's flying over his hometown.


'''YuriGagarin:''' Big. Cold. Beautiful.\\

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'''YuriGagarin:''' '''UsefulNotes/YuriGagarin:''' Big. Cold. Beautiful.\\


* ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'': ** When Ruby and Yang leave home to attend the prestigious Beacon Academy, Ruby really isn't looking forward to being the youngest student in a strange boarding school, having been pushed two years ahead of her age-group. As the airship they're travelling on approaches Beacon Academy, giving the new student intake their first view of the school, Ruby spots the distant sight of her old school which was very near her home, a small island just off the coast. She concludes, with some comfort, that home isn't as far away from Beacon as she thought. Her older sister points out that Beacon is their home now.

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* ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'': ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'':
** When Ruby and Yang leave home to attend the prestigious Beacon Academy, Ruby really isn't looking forward to being the youngest student in a strange boarding school, having been pushed two years ahead of her age-group. As the airship they're travelling on approaches Beacon Academy, giving the new student intake their first view of the school, Ruby spots the distant sight of her old school which was very near her home, a small island just off the coast. She concludes, with some comfort, that home isn't as far away from Beacon as she thought. Her older sister points out that Beacon is their home now.

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