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-->-- '''Dr. Cox''' from ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'', on [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qEJKIRxIrk an x-ray showing a lightbulb in a patient.]]

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-->-- '''Dr. Cox''' from ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'', on [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qEJKIRxIrk [[https://youtu.be/O7-jC3SuvSM?t=11 an x-ray showing a lightbulb in a patient.]]


* In ''WesternAnimation/FindingNemo'', when Dory is translating whale speech: "Okay, he either said, 'move to the back of the throat,' or he 'wants a root beer float'."



* In ''Series/{{Angel}}'', with Lorne translating for some demons...
-->"Either they're going to talk to their prince, [[EitherWorldDominationOrSomethingAboutBananas or they're going to go and eat a cheesemonkey.]]"



* ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine:'' Dax does this to Sisko when translating some ancient Bajoran.
-->'''Dax:''' During The Reckoning, the Bajorans will either suffer horribly or eat fruit.\\
'''Sisko:''' Eat fruit?\\
'''Dax:''' Given the tone of the rest of the inscription, I would bet on the horrible suffering.



* In ''VideoGame/KnightsOfTheOldRepublic'', if you ask HK-47 for help understanding a Jawa, he says, "Translation: 98% probability that members of the miniature organic's tribe are being held by Sand People, master. Doubtless he wishes assistance." When asked about the other two percent, he adds, "Translation: 2% probability that the miniature organic is simply looking for trouble and needs to be blasted. [[RoboticPsychopath That may be wishful thinking on my part, master]]."


-->"More dazed soldiers staggering around in their skivvies. Either we're on the right track or [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar we missed the best party ever]]."

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-->"More dazed soldiers staggering around in their skivvies. Either we're on the right track or [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar we missed the best party ever]].ever."


-->'''Groucho:''' Either this man is dead or my watch has stopped.

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-->'''Groucho:''' Either this man is he's dead or my watch has stopped.


--->'''Groucho:''' Either this man is dead or my watch has stopped.

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--->'''Groucho:''' -->'''Groucho:''' Either this man is dead or my watch has stopped.



-->''"Either they're going to talk to their prince, [[EitherWorldDominationOrSomethingAboutBananas or they're going to go and eat a cheesemonkey.]]"''

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-->''"Either -->"Either they're going to talk to their prince, [[EitherWorldDominationOrSomethingAboutBananas or they're going to go and eat a cheesemonkey.]]"'']]"



-->Either that costs more than 25 bucks, or I'm seriously starting to doubt Steve Jobs' business strategy.

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-->Either -->"Either that costs more than 25 bucks, or I'm seriously starting to doubt Steve Jobs' business strategy."



-->There's 300 of them, and 1 of us, and he's worried about ''their'' safety? He's either a pussy, or he thinks he recognizes Erin from ''[[Film/DrunkenMaster Drunken Master 2.]]''

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-->There's -->"There's 300 of them, and 1 of us, and he's worried about ''their'' safety? He's either a pussy, or he thinks he recognizes Erin from ''[[Film/DrunkenMaster Drunken Master 2.]]'']]''"



* From ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS8E9ElViajeMisteriosoDeNuestroJomer El Viaje Misterioso De Nuestro Jomer]]", when Homer stands in front of a lighthouse, [[BatSignal causing his silhouette to be projected onto the clouds]]... [[note]](this is entirely accidental on Homer's part.)[[/note]]

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* From ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS8E9ElViajeMisteriosoDeNuestroJomer El Viaje Misterioso De Nuestro Jomer]]", when Homer stands in front of a lighthouse, [[BatSignal causing his silhouette to be projected onto the clouds]]... [[note]](this [[note]](This is entirely accidental on Homer's part.)[[/note]]



-->''"Either you're babbling, or you just said in Cherokee that my scrotum is many colored."''

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-->''"Either -->"Either you're babbling, or you just said in Cherokee that my scrotum is many colored."''"



-->''Either Pakistan is home to possessed stoves which burn only young housewives, and are particularly fond of genitalia, or (...) there is a grim pattern that these women are victims of deliberate murder.''

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-->''Either -->"Either Pakistan is home to possessed stoves which burn only young housewives, and are particularly fond of genitalia, or (...) there is a grim pattern that these women are victims of deliberate murder.''"


* In ''TheUnbreakableKimmySchmidt'', Kimmy describes the family she's working for.
-->'''Kimmy:''' The son is a monster, probably because he never sees his father, the daughter is running around doing drugs and sexing, the mom is in the middle of some kind of nervous breakdown...
-->'''Titus:''' It sounds like these people either have no money, or ''way'' too much money.

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* In ''TheUnbreakableKimmySchmidt'', Kimmy describes the family she's working for.
-->'''Kimmy:''' The son is a monster, probably because he never sees his father, the daughter is running around doing drugs and sexing, the mom is in the middle of some kind of nervous breakdown...
-->'''Titus:''' It sounds like these people either have no money, or ''way'' too much money.


* Parodied in ''Webcomic/SaturdayMorningBreakfastCereal'' -- a scientist tells a reporter "Either we had a slight measuring error, or all of science is wrong." Again, she says this to a ''reporter'', a profession notorious for misleading attention-grabbing science headlines. [[http://smbc-comics.com/index.php?id=3732 You can probably guess the result]].

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* Parodied in ''Webcomic/SaturdayMorningBreakfastCereal'' -- a scientist tells a reporter "Either we had a slight measuring error, or all of science physics is wrong." Again, she says this to a ''reporter'', a profession notorious for misleading attention-grabbing science headlines. [[http://smbc-comics.com/index.php?id=3732 You can probably guess the result]].


Sometimes also overlaps with FalseDichotomy, when the ludicrous explanation isn't really the only alternative to the implied one. TalksLikeASimile is related. See also OccamsRazor.

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Sometimes also overlaps with FalseDichotomy, when the ludicrous explanation isn't really the only alternative to the implied one. TalksLikeASimile is related. See also OccamsRazor. \n Not to be confused with an AsymmetricDilemma, which is also about mundane things being contrasted with extreme things, but in more of an "and" way than an "or".


* In ''Literature/{{Animorphs}}'', [[AlienAmongUs Aximili]] ("Ax") says one time, while in flea morph, "He's welcoming the Visser back aboard the Blade ship. Or he may be telling him his brother is a meteor fragment. I understand [[CommonTongue Galard]], but this morph's hearing is very uncertain."

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* In ''Literature/{{Animorphs}}'', [[AlienAmongUs Aximili]] ("Ax") says one time, while in flea morph, "He's welcoming the Visser back aboard the Blade ship. Or he may be telling him his brother is a meteor fragment. I understand [[CommonTongue Galard]], but this morph's hearing is very uncertain.""[[note]]smaller creatures generally have less sensory acuity than larger ones, and are sensitive to different wavelengths, both for size reasons[[/note]]



* From ''Series/{{House}}'', where House talks about the [=iPhone=][[note]]Which he received in a "secret santa" exchange with a $25 limit[[/note]]:

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* From ''Series/{{House}}'', where House talks about the [=iPhone=][[note]]Which he received in [=iPhone=] someone bought him[[note]]in a "secret santa" exchange with a $25 limit[[/note]]:


* From ''Series/{{House}}'', where House talks about the [=iPhone=]:

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* From ''Series/{{House}}'', where House talks about the [=iPhone=]:[=iPhone=][[note]]Which he received in a "secret santa" exchange with a $25 limit[[/note]]:


* In ''New in Town'', Creator/JohnMulaney uses this to illustrate the kind of thing he sees in New York City that make him regret quitting drinking:

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* In ''New in In Town'', Creator/JohnMulaney uses this to illustrate the kind of thing he sees in New York City that make him regret quitting drinking:


--> ''I saw a red giraffe who had a short neck, that was sad! ...Or a deer.''

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--> ''I saw a red giraffe who had a short neck, that was sad! ...Or sad...or a deer.''


* In ''New in Town'', Creator/JohnMulaney uses this to illustrate the kind of thing he sees in New York City that makes him regret quitting drinking:

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* In ''New in Town'', Creator/JohnMulaney uses this to illustrate the kind of thing he sees in New York City that makes make him regret quitting drinking:

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* In ''New in Town'', Creator/JohnMulaney uses this to illustrate the kind of thing he sees in New York City that makes him regret quitting drinking:
--> ''"...I saw in front of my [apartment] building a wheelchair, knocked on its side with no one in it. That's a '''bad''' thing to see. Something '''happened''' there. You hope it was a miracle! But probably not."''

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