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* ''{{Series/Bones}}'': Intern Colin Fisher gets fed up and outs himself as a SciFiGeek:

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* ''{{Series/Bones}}'': Intern Colin Fisher gets fed up and outs himself as a SciFiGeek:Sci-Fi Geek:



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* On ''MatchGame '78'', [=McLean=] Stevenson's daughter Jennifer was brought up on stage. Host Gene Rayburn asked if she knew the name of her dad's new show that fall (it was ''In The Beginning''). She didn't. She was asked if she knew what network it was on. Again, she didn't know. Gene replied "It begins with a 'C'." Jennifer piped up "B.S.!" The audience and panel roared with laughter, and Gene commented "Jennifer...I think you're gonna be in showbiz..."

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* On ''MatchGame ''Series/MatchGame '78'', [=McLean=] Stevenson's daughter Jennifer was brought up on stage. Host Gene Rayburn asked if she knew the name of her dad's new show that fall (it was ''In The Beginning''). She didn't. She was asked if she knew what network it was on. Again, she didn't know. Gene replied "It begins with a 'C'." Jennifer piped up "B.S.!" The audience and panel roared with laughter, and Gene commented "Jennifer...I think you're gonna be in showbiz..."



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* On an episode of the Radio 4 quiz ''The 3rd Degree'', following a question about Louis XIV, Steve Punt says "And if you want to learn more about that period of history, BBC 2's glossy drama series ''Series/{{Versailles}}'' ... will be of no help whatsoever."


* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh black]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] because it was deemed an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.

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* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh black]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] controversy because it was deemed an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.

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** In "Trump Guy", UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump says that ''WesternAnimation/BobsBurgers'' [[DamnedByAFoolsPraise is his favorite show]].

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** In series 70, episode 6, Richard Osman takes two shots during a "What is the Question" round about Christmas:
--->'''Jack''': Richard, now, here's the answer: "Doodle, do twenty star jumps, take a shower, punch a pillow".
--->'''Richard''': What should I do when the ''Series/MrsBrownsBoys'' Christmas special is on?
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--->'''Jack''': Richard, here's another answer: "Hold off for as long as possible".
--->'''Richard''': When the ''Mrs Brown's Boys'' Christmas special is on, what should I press on the TV remote?


** There was also "The Quiz of Quizzes" which parodied various quizzes from multiple broadcasters, but was particularly viscous towards BBC Two's ''Series/TheWeakestLink''. In the ''Link''-style "voting someone off" section, everyone voted for Anne Robinson.

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** There was also "The Quiz of Quizzes" which parodied various quizzes from multiple broadcasters, but was particularly viscous vicious towards BBC Two's ''Series/TheWeakestLink''. In the ''Link''-style "voting someone off" section, everyone voted for Anne Robinson.



* As two shows that hinge on things people think are true but aren't, ''Radio/TheUnbelievableTruth'' and ''Series/{{QI}}'' are delighted when they can catch the other out on something. The fact they have much the same guests just means they have someone to point it out to.

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* As two shows that hinge on things people think are true but aren't, obscure facts, ''Radio/TheUnbelievableTruth'' and ''Series/{{QI}}'' are delighted when they can catch the other out on something. The fact they have much the same guests just means they have someone to point it out to.


** The gags directed at ''Quote, Unquote'' in particular date from a time when the show was one of several alternating in the ''Clue'' timeslot, a position it was ''completely unsuited'' for (it has now joined other "thoughtful" panel games in the Monday 3:30 slot).

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** The gags directed at ''Quote, Unquote'' in particular date from a time when the show was one of several alternating in the ''Clue'' timeslot, a position it was ''completely unsuited'' for (it has now joined other "thoughtful" panel games in the Monday 3:30 3pm slot).



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* ''Radio/ImSorryIHaventAClue'' makes frequent digs at Radio 4 stablemates such as ''You and Yours'' and ''Quote, Unquote''.
** The gags directed at ''Quote, Unquote'' in particular date from a time when the show was one of several alternating in the ''Clue'' timeslot, a position it was ''completely unsuited'' for (it has now joined other "thoughtful" panel games in the Monday 3:30 slot).
--->'''Humph''': I heard Nigel Rees say something quite funny on ''Quote, Unquote'' the other day. It has a Listen Again facility.
** The other mainstay of the ''Clue'' slot, ''Radio/JustAMinute'', also comes in for some stick, with an entire round parodying it, "Just a Minim". This has got more pointed in the Jack Dee years, with Jack presenting it as an increasingly deranged parody of Nicholas Parsons.
** There was also "The Quiz of Quizzes" which parodied various quizzes from multiple broadcasters, but was particularly viscous towards BBC Two's ''Series/TheWeakestLink''. In the ''Link''-style "voting someone off" section, everyone voted for Anne Robinson.
--->'''Humph''': Tim, why Anne Robinson?
--->'''Tim''': Well, ''exactly''!
* As two shows that hinge on things people think are true but aren't, ''Radio/TheUnbelievableTruth'' and ''Series/{{QI}}'' are delighted when they can catch the other out on something. The fact they have much the same guests just means they have someone to point it out to.


* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh black]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] because it was accused of being an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.

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* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh black]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] because it was accused of being deemed an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.



* After ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' aired their episode "Cartoon Wars, Part I", in which they issued a TakeThat at ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', they were contacted by the writing staff of the other FOX animated comedies saying that they disliked ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' as well, leading to the LawyerFriendlyCameo with [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Bart Simpson]] joining Cartman in his quest to take ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' off the air in Part II.



* On {{Creator/HBO}}'s Series/TheWire, when [[spoiler:Cutty]] is hospitalized, his roommate is shown watching {{Creator/HBO}}'s''{{Series/Deadwood}}'' on his bed monitor.

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* On {{Creator/HBO}}'s Series/TheWire, when [[spoiler:Cutty]] Cutty is hospitalized, his roommate is shown watching {{Creator/HBO}}'s''{{Series/Deadwood}}'' {{Creator/HBO}}'s ''{{Series/Deadwood}}'' on his bed monitor.



'''Cutty:''' (muttering) "Damn dense..."

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'''Cutty:''' (muttering) ''(muttering)'' "Damn dense..."



** There's also this joke from one story arc:
-->'''Bullwinkle:''' This is an ethical dilemma fraught with portent.
-->'''Rocky:''' What does this mean?
-->'''Bullwinkle:''' I dunno, I heard it on ''Series/MeetThePress''.

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** There's also Another intro Bullwinkle mistakenly call his program ''The Loretta Young Show'' (which ended its run the previous season) before being pulled offscreen, allegedly by NBC president David Sarnoff.
** One animated segment gives us
this joke from one story arc:
-->'''Bullwinkle:'''
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--->'''Bullwinkle:'''
This is an ethical dilemma fraught with portent.
-->'''Rocky:''' --->'''Rocky:''' What does this mean?
-->'''Bullwinkle:''' --->'''Bullwinkle:''' I dunno, I heard it on ''Series/MeetThePress''.



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* Radio 4's statistics programme ''More Or Less'', reporting that one of their regular mathematician guests was appearing on BBC One's ''[[Series/{{Wipeout2008}} Winter Wipeout]]'':
-->'''Tim Hartford''': I hadn't previously seen the show myself, but I now realise it's a bit like ''Series/ItsAKnockout'', but without the high philosophical concepts. After watching it, I had one question for David: ''Why?''


* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] because it was accused of being an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.

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* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh]] [[Series/BlackIsh black]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] because it was accused of being an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.


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* ''Series/{{Roseanne}}'': In "Roseanne Gets the Chair", Roseanne and Dan sleep through ABC lineup. When Dan complains that why missed all the shows about [[Series/BlackIsh]] and [[Series/FreshOffTheBoat Asian]] families, Roseanne counters "They're just like us. There, now you're all caught up." This joke generated [[InternetBackdraft controversy]] because it was accused of being an unnecessary, racist attack on shows about minority families.


** In the alternate reality in "Meet the Quagmires", it is mentioned that Osama bin Laden was hiding within the cast of ''Series/MadTV'', "the one place no one would look".
* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'': In "Jenny Fromdabloc", Roger's "Jenny" disguise involves him using a rubber ball as an impromptu vagina. When he washes it after having sex, he notices that it's actually a promotional item for ''Series/SonsOfTuscon'' (a short-lived series that briefly took over the show's timeslot).

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** In the alternate reality in "Meet the Quagmires", it is mentioned that Osama bin Laden was hiding within the cast of ''Series/MadTV'', ''Series/{{MADtv}}'', "the one place no one would look".
* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'': In "Jenny Fromdabloc", Roger's "Jenny" disguise involves him using a rubber ball as an impromptu vagina. When he washes it after having sex, sex with Snot, he notices that it's actually a promotional item for ''Series/SonsOfTuscon'' ''Sons of Tuscon'' (a short-lived series that briefly took over the show's timeslot).



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** In the alternate reality in "Meet the Quagmires", it is mentioned that Osama bin Laden was hiding within the cast of ''Series/MadTV'', "the one place no one would look".
* ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'': In "Jenny Fromdabloc", Roger's "Jenny" disguise involves him using a rubber ball as an impromptu vagina. When he washes it after having sex, he notices that it's actually a promotional item for ''Series/SonsOfTuscon'' (a short-lived series that briefly took over the show's timeslot).
-->'''Roger:''' When was this on? I watch FOX; I never saw this!

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