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* In an episode of ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'', time travelers from 1950's Britain are fascinated by modern conveniences such as automatic doors and the wide variety of produce (bananas in particular).

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* In an episode of ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'', time travelers from 1950's Britain are fascinated by modern conveniences such as automatic doors and the wide variety of produce (bananas in particular). The latter is justified, considering food rationing due to World War II continued for nine years after its end. Things like imported produce would have been a luxury for many Brits.



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* In ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManIntoTheSpiderVerse'', Spider-Man Noir is fascinated by a Rubik's Cube because of how colorful it is, since he comes from a dimension where everything is DeliberatelyMonochrome. He even takes it home as a souvenier to amaze more people in his dimension.


* Goku gets this a lot during his youth in ''Manga/DragonBall'', due to him living in the isolated mountains for all of his life. While there are genuinely amazing feats of technology like the [=DynoCaps=], Goku is often scared and amazed of more mundane things like bikes, cars, planes and intercoms. He is also amazed by the city lights when viewed from the air, and initially confuses them for the stars having fallen onto the ground and asks Roshi if he can have one.

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* Goku gets this a lot during his youth in In ''Manga/DragonBall'', Goku gets this a lot during his youth as he explores the wider world, due to him living in the isolated mountains for all of his life. While there are genuinely amazing feats of technology like the [=DynoCaps=], [=DynoCaps=] ([[InvertedTrope which Bulma herself considers normal]]), Goku is often scared and amazed of more mundane things like bikes, cars, planes planes, televisions, electric lighting and intercoms. He is also amazed by the city lights when viewed from the air, and initially confuses them for the stars having fallen onto the ground and asks Roshi if he can have one. As the Funimation narrator explains, Goku can be equally fascinated by a bread basket as the stars in the sky.
-->'''Krillin''': He rides on a cloud but is fascinated by a suitcase.

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* Invoked by the announcement trailer for ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2''. While there are several new features (handmade autoscrolling paths, a ''VideoGame/SuperMario3DWorld'' theme), level locations (new forest, desert, and snow biomes) and objects (Banzai Bills, sideways-moving Thwomps, [[VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3 the Angry Sun]]), the first half-minute of the trailer is dedicated to introducing ''slopes'', which were [[MemeticMutation infamously absent]] from ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker 1''.


* In the anime ''Manga/ShinryakuIkaMusume'', The title character considered the umbrella that Eiko gave her as a "worthy weapon" while fantasizing on how she will used it to fight a robotic Eiko. The umbrella was crushed after it was run over by a random car passing by, when Eiko came out from the store Ika was crying on the death of her partner, named Ika Model One, 'Excelsior'. Eiko asked Ika Musume to share her umbrella together and then went home together.

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* In the anime ''Manga/ShinryakuIkaMusume'', ''Manga/SquidGirl'', The title character considered the umbrella that Eiko gave her as a "worthy weapon" while fantasizing on how she will used it to fight a robotic Eiko. The umbrella was crushed after it was run over by a random car passing by, when Eiko came out from the store Ika was crying on the death of her partner, named Ika Model One, 'Excelsior'. Eiko asked Ika Musume to share her umbrella together and then went home together.


* ''Series/TheGoodPlace'': Gen, the omnipotent judge who [[TimeAbyss is only slightly younger than elemental hydrogen]], enjoys Mexican food, tv dramas, and finds Tahani's British accent adorable.

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Gen, the omnipotent judge who [[TimeAbyss is only slightly younger than elemental hydrogen]], enjoys Mexican food, tv TV dramas, and finds Tahani's British accent adorable.


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** Another similar being, Michael the afterlife architect, is fascinated by human errata such as paperclips and frozen yogurt.


* More like Mundane ''Activity'' Amazement in the Teen Titans spin-off of the ''Dusk to Dawn'' novels. Conner Kent, true to [[ComicBook/{{Superboy}} his comic counterpart]], was born a teenager but is under a year old in his debut. He's eager to experience all aspects of a normal kid's life, e.g. attending school, trips to the beach, hanging out with friends, and jumping into autumn leaf piles.



* The ''VideoGames/{{Exile}}'' and ''VideoGames/{{Avernum}}'' series commonly show your characters, who have grown up in the eponymous underground cavern/dungeon, show shock and/or amazement at such surface entities as trees and cows. (''Avernum 5'', which features [[PerspectiveFlip a group of Empire adventurers sent into Avernum]], has similar moments regarding the local cave wildlife.) Perhaps the best moment is when the party first reaches the surface in ''Exile 3'' / ''Avernum 3'' and a text pop-up describes [[SceneryPorn in loving detail]] their first look at the sweeping plains of the surface.

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* The ''VideoGames/{{Exile}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Exile}}'' and ''VideoGames/{{Avernum}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Avernum}}'' series commonly show your characters, who have grown up in the eponymous underground cavern/dungeon, show shock and/or amazement at such surface entities as trees and cows. (''Avernum 5'', which features [[PerspectiveFlip a group of Empire adventurers sent into Avernum]], has similar moments regarding the local cave wildlife.) Perhaps the best moment is when the party first reaches the surface in ''Exile 3'' / ''Avernum 3'' and a text pop-up describes [[SceneryPorn in loving detail]] their first look at the sweeping plains of the surface.


* Sesqoyah as well as many of the Cherokee was amazed at the "talking leaves" that Europeans had; that is, writing.

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* Sesqoyah [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequoyah Sequoyah]] as well as many of the Cherokee was amazed at the "talking leaves" that Europeans had; that is, writing.


* ''Disney/RalphBreaksTheInternet'': During Vanellope's encounter with the Disney Princesses, she finds they're so used to wearing fancy ball gowns, they're amazed and impressed by her casual clothing. Ariel even nearly breaks into a parody of "Part of Your World" over her amazement at getting to wear a t-shirt.

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* ''Disney/RalphBreaksTheInternet'': During Vanellope's encounter with the Disney Princesses, she finds they're so used to wearing fancy ball gowns, they're amazed and impressed by her casual clothing. In fact, they're so amazed that they're inspired to wear similar attire when off-duty. Ariel even nearly breaks into a parody of "Part of Your World" over her amazement at getting to wear a t-shirt.

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* Jet from ''WesternAnimation/ReadyJetGo'', being a space alien, is constantly fascinated by the most simple of Earth objects, such as drinking fountains.

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* Downplayed in ''Fanfic/MyHuntsmanAcademia''. Pyrrha Nikos had a bustling schedule due to her celebrity status as a world-class tournament fighter. She would rarely have time for herself, much less time to get to know people other than her fans. She was also kept on a strict diet by her manager and staff. When she comes to Beacon, she begins indulging in things that she never could as a tournament fighter, whether it's sinking her teeth into several greasy hamburgers, drinking with friends, or just playing in the snow.

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** When Sadie first shows Steven the employee's only room of The Big Donut he comments, "This is the most magical place I've ever seen" and this comes from a boy who spends every other day going to actual mystical places left behind by the Gems.


* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLegoMovie'', the antagonist collects mysterious otherworldly relics, many of which defy the physical laws of the LEGO world and have strange powers. These objects include a huge sphere that destroys all in its path (a golf ball), a cloak that entraps anyone who dares put it on and is rumored to be horribly painful to remove (a Band-Aid), and, most plot-critically, a substance with the power to permanently fix LEGO bricks in place and turn people into living statues (Krazy Glue).

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLegoMovie'', the antagonist collects mysterious otherworldly relics, many of which defy the physical laws of the LEGO world and have strange powers. These objects include a huge sphere that destroys all in its path (a golf ball), a cloak that entraps anyone who dares put it on and is rumored to be horribly painful to remove (a Band-Aid), and, most plot-critically, a substance with the power to permanently fix LEGO bricks in place and turn people into living statues (Krazy Glue).Glue, or "[[SignsOfDisrepair the Kragle]]" as they call it).

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* ''Disney/RalphBreaksTheInternet'': During Vanellope's encounter with the Disney Princesses, she finds they're so used to wearing fancy ball gowns, they're amazed and impressed by her casual clothing. Ariel even nearly breaks into a parody of "Part of Your World" over her amazement at getting to wear a t-shirt.



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* In an episode of ''Series/{{NCIS}}'', Mossad Director Eli David, who is far from a hick, is positively delighted when he first eats Combos.
-->This is incredible. Pretzels with peanut butter inside. This is American ingenuity.

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