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* ''WebAnimation/IfTheEmperorHadATextToSpeechDevice'': During the Q&A segment in the second episode of ''If the Emperor Had a Podcast'' sub-series, Karstodes is shown to not know what "pay" and "money" mean, believing them to be made-up words. That neither of his fellow Fabulous Custodes bother to say anything or even snicker in response strongly implies that this is true of them both as well, and possibly even the rest of the Custodian Guard.


* You heard about the blonde who went mad? She's been working in a brothel for fiftten years, and then she found out other girls are also getting paid for it.

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* You heard about the blonde who went mad? She's been working in a brothel for fiftten 15 years, and then she found out other girls are also getting paid for it.

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* You heard about the blonde who went mad? She's been working in a brothel for fiftten years, and then she found out other girls are also getting paid for it.


John Doe mentions his paycheck, and Richard Roe, who has the same job, is amazed that John ''gets'' paid at all, implying he doesn't.

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John Doe Alice mentions his her paycheck, and Richard Roe, Bob, who has the same job, is amazed that John Alice ''gets'' paid at all, implying he doesn't.


One character mentions their paycheck, and someone else with the same job is amazed that they ''get'' paid at all, implying they don't





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One character John Doe mentions their his paycheck, and someone else with Richard Roe, who has the same job job, is amazed that they ''get'' John ''gets'' paid at all, implying they don't




he doesn't.












* There is a Russian joke where a policeman who started working a few months ago is asked why he never comes for his paycheck. The policeman answers "We get paid? I thought after being issued a gun we're just supposed to manage with that".

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* There is a Russian joke where a policeman who started working a few months ago is asked why he never comes for his paycheck. The policeman answers answers, "We get paid? I thought after being issued a gun we're just supposed to manage with that".
that."






* In the second ''Literature/{{Nerds}}'' book, one of the agency heads mentions that casualties will be deducted from each individual paycheck. Jackson asks "We get paid"?, to which the agent responds that there are so many casualties each mission, that they've never seen their first paycheck.

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* In the second ''Literature/{{Nerds}}'' book, one of the agency heads mentions that casualties will be deducted from each individual paycheck. Jackson asks asks, "We get paid"?, paid?" to which the agent responds that there are so many casualties each mission, that they've never seen their first paycheck.




* Radio/{{The Jack Benny Program}}: In one episode, Jack gets in an argument with the other cast members about how little he pays them. After an odd comment from CloudCuckoolander Dennis Day, Jack says "What are you complaining about? I pay you, don't I?" to which Dennis replies "No", totally bewildering Jack. [[SubvertedTrope After some confusing conversation, it turns out that Dennis has never realized he is supposed to cash the checks Jack gives him after every show]]

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\n* Radio/{{The Jack Benny Program}}: ''Radio/TheJackBennyProgram'': In one episode, Jack gets in an argument with the other cast members about how little he pays them. After an odd comment from CloudCuckoolander Dennis Day, Jack says says, "What are you complaining about? I pay you, don't I?" to which Dennis replies "No", totally bewildering Jack. [[SubvertedTrope After some confusing conversation, it turns out that Dennis has never realized he is supposed to cash the checks Jack gives him after every show]]
show.]]



* PlayedForLaughs in season 7 of ''WebVideo/AcquisitionsIncorporated'', when the roguish newcomer Viari joins the eponymous party and tries to discuss his low cut of the loot with the old-timers Jim and Binwin, whose reaction boils down to "You get a cut??" They then proceed to reveal how their BadBoss Omin keeps them in line while keeping most of the profits they make.

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* PlayedForLaughs in season 7 of ''WebVideo/AcquisitionsIncorporated'', when the roguish newcomer Viari joins the eponymous party and tries to discuss his low cut of the loot with the old-timers Jim and Binwin, whose reaction boils down to "You get a cut??" They then proceed to reveal how their BadBoss Omin BadBoss, Omin, keeps them in line while keeping most of the profits they make.






* In the ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' reboot, in a conversation about whether Danger Mouse is worth his salt as a Secret Agent, Jeopardy Mouse mentions why she gets paid the big bucks. Cue DM with "You get paychecks"?

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' reboot, in a conversation about whether Danger Mouse is worth his salt as a Secret Agent, Jeopardy Mouse mentions why she gets paid the big bucks. Cue DM with with, "You get paychecks"?paychecks?"

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One character mentions their paycheck, and someone else with the same job is amazed that they ''get'' paid at all, implying they don't





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* ''Film/StreetFighter'': The climax of the film has Dee Jay taking Bison's personal stash of cash and trying to escape the base while the fighting is happening, and he encounters Zangief. Turns out that Zangief ''is'' such DumbMuscle that he has worked for Bison out of pure fanaticism, and he asks "we get paid?" when Dee-Jay snarks about the stash being his "big check-out payment".

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[[folder:Jokes]]
* There is a Russian joke where a policeman who started working a few months ago is asked why he never comes for his paycheck. The policeman answers "We get paid? I thought after being issued a gun we're just supposed to manage with that".

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[[folder:Literature]]
* In the second ''Literature/{{Nerds}}'' book, one of the agency heads mentions that casualties will be deducted from each individual paycheck. Jackson asks "We get paid"?, to which the agent responds that there are so many casualties each mission, that they've never seen their first paycheck.
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[[folder:Radio]]

* Radio/{{The Jack Benny Program}}: In one episode, Jack gets in an argument with the other cast members about how little he pays them. After an odd comment from CloudCuckoolander Dennis Day, Jack says "What are you complaining about? I pay you, don't I?" to which Dennis replies "No", totally bewildering Jack. [[SubvertedTrope After some confusing conversation, it turns out that Dennis has never realized he is supposed to cash the checks Jack gives him after every show]]

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[[folder:Web Video]]
* PlayedForLaughs in season 7 of ''WebVideo/AcquisitionsIncorporated'', when the roguish newcomer Viari joins the eponymous party and tries to discuss his low cut of the loot with the old-timers Jim and Binwin, whose reaction boils down to "You get a cut??" They then proceed to reveal how their BadBoss Omin keeps them in line while keeping most of the profits they make.
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[[folder:Western Animation]]
* In the ''WesternAnimation/DangerMouse'' reboot, in a conversation about whether Danger Mouse is worth his salt as a Secret Agent, Jeopardy Mouse mentions why she gets paid the big bucks. Cue DM with "You get paychecks"?
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