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** Another ad features MoralGuardians claiming that ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' spreads Satanic messages. To prove this, they play a clip of Kenny saying something that we can't hear from under his coat, and then play it backwards to reveal clear, deep voice saying "I am Satan! Love me!".


* In ''VideoGame/{{Celeste}}'', the song "In the Mirror" from the Mirror Temple is a reversed version of "Quiet and Falling", and also incorporates a backmasked message.

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Celeste}}'', the song second movement of the "In the Mirror" suite from the Mirror Temple is a reversed version of the preceding song, "Quiet and Falling", and also incorporates a backmasked message.monologue by Madeline about her depression.


* ''VideoGame/AlanWakesAmericanNightmare'' has HeavyMithril FakeBand [[Music/PoetsOfTheFall Old Gods of Asgard]]'s "[[https://youtu.be/b6RKKCQt82Y?list=PLjACqN5i5sDUo3MfGtqogz7P3u5JUm3c- Balance Slays the Demon]]." It has a small section with reversed, sped up lyrics. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRcLYeuK8ZU Play it the right way round]] and you get [[spoiler:"It will happen [[EternalRecurrence again]], in another town. A town... called Ordinary."]]

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* ''VideoGame/AlanWakesAmericanNightmare'' has HeavyMithril FakeBand [[Music/PoetsOfTheFall Old Gods of Asgard]]'s "[[https://youtu.be/b6RKKCQt82Y?list=PLjACqN5i5sDUo3MfGtqogz7P3u5JUm3c- Balance Slays the Demon]]." It has a small section with reversed, sped up lyrics. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRcLYeuK8ZU Play it the right way round]] and you get [[spoiler:"It will happen [[EternalRecurrence again]], in another town. A town... called Ordinary.[[VideoGame/{{Control}} Ordinary]]."]]

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Celeste}}'', the song "In the Mirror" from the Mirror Temple is a reversed version of "Quiet and Falling", and also incorporates a backmasked message.


* At the beginning of ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'' episode "The Prank Call of Cthulhu", Mandy says something backwards that turns out to be "Cartoons will rot your brain". Also, the original ending credits sequence for the show had a backwards message near the end, which turns out to be creator Maxwell Atoms saying "No, no, this is the ''end'' of the show. You're watching it backwards!"

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* At the beginning of The original ending credits sequence for ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'' episode "The Prank Call of Cthulhu", Mandy says something backwards that turns out to be "Cartoons will rot your brain". Also, the original ending credits sequence for the show had a backwards message near the end, which turns out to be creator Maxwell Atoms saying "No, no, this is the ''end'' of the show. You're watching it backwards!"backwards!"
** At the beginning of the episode "The Prank Call of Cthulhu", Mandy says something backwards that turns out to be "Cartoons will rot your brain".


--->'''Roger Waters''': "Congratulations, hunters, you've just discovered the secret message! Please send your answer to Old Pink, care of the Funny Farm, Chalfont..."

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--->'''Roger Waters''': "Congratulations, "[[AWinnerIsYou Congratulations, hunters, you've just discovered the secret message! message!]] Please send your answer to Old Pink, care of the Funny Farm, Chalfont..."


* In ''VideoGame/{{Exmortis}} 2'', there's a CB radio, on which two stations are active. One contains people screaming before the channel goes dead, while the other continuously relays a message being spoken backwards. If reversed, it turns out to be [[spoiler: Vlaew]] proclaiming warnings like, "Your destruction at the hands of Exmortis is inevitable", or "Pitiful pawns of the Earth realm, you have been chosen for extinction."

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Exmortis}} 2'', there's a CB radio, on which two stations are active. One contains people screaming before the channel goes dead, while the other continuously relays a message being spoken backwards. If reversed, it turns out to be [[spoiler: [[BigBad Vlaew]] proclaiming warnings like, "Your destruction at the hands of Exmortis is inevitable", or "Pitiful pawns of the Earth realm, you have been chosen for extinction.""]]


* Done in the opening of ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry''. The first opening [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P07K3ZIyHGQ reversed]] sounds an awful lot like the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk3Nmu8Kq6Y&feature=related second opening.]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwb0QhZmizM&feature=related The second opening returns the favor.]] As a side note, the repeated phrases mean [[NightmareFuel "You cannot escape."]]

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* Done in the opening of ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry''. The first opening [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P07K3ZIyHGQ reversed]] sounds an awful lot like the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk3Nmu8Kq6Y&feature=related second opening.]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwb0QhZmizM&feature=related The second opening returns the favor.]] As a side note, the The repeated phrases mean [[NightmareFuel "You cannot escape."]]"



* For how cryptic they are, [[spoiler: ''[[ReclusiveArtist (DOLCH)]]'']] did this: On their release ''III: Songs of Happiness...Words of Praise'', the "Opening Speech" track mentions for the listener to check the sixth track once they get to it. "Track Six" sounds like NightmareFuel at it's finest...until it's revealed [[spoiler: that by reversing the audio, it's the band saying "[[{{Troll}} Congratulations, You've played a track backwards."]] Followed by [[DeadpanSnarker audience clapping]]]]. {{Parodied}} At it's finest from a mysterious band.

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* For how cryptic they are, [[spoiler: ''[[ReclusiveArtist (DOLCH)]]'']] did this: On their release ''III: Songs of Happiness...Words of Praise'', the "Opening Speech" track mentions for the listener to check the sixth track once they get to it. "Track Six" sounds like NightmareFuel at it's finest...until it's revealed [[spoiler: that is scary, [[spoiler:but by reversing the audio, it's you get the band saying "[[{{Troll}} Congratulations, You've played a track backwards."]] Followed by [[DeadpanSnarker audience clapping]]]]. {{Parodied}} At it's finest from a mysterious band.



* ''VideoGame/HalfLife2'': [[NightmareFuel If you play the noises that the headcrab zombies make backwards, you can hear muffled voices screaming "Oh God!" and "Help me!".]]

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* ''VideoGame/HalfLife2'': [[NightmareFuel If you play the noises that the headcrab zombies make backwards, you can hear muffled voices screaming "Oh God!" and "Help me!".]]

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* The very premise of ''WebVideo/BackwardSongsWithLuke'' is to find backmasked messages in popular music.


* Many have claimed to see the figure of a man with an erection in the front leg and shoulder of the camel depicted on a pack of Camel cigarettes. ''{{Webs[[Cite/Snopes}}'' [[http://www.snopes.com/business/hidden/camel.asp analyzes this.]]

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* Many have claimed to see the figure of a man with an erection in the front leg and shoulder of the camel depicted on a pack of Camel cigarettes. ''{{Webs[[Cite/Snopes}}'' ''{{Website/Snopes}}'' [[http://www.snopes.com/business/hidden/camel.asp analyzes this.]]


* An episode of ''Series/EerieIndiana'' plays with this; a young boy who is frequently put-down by his verbally abusive and overbearing father starts getting into a alt-rock band who are accused of putting subliminal messages into their music. When the kid's personality starts changing to be closer to that of his heroes - including standing up to his father - his father begins to become obsessed with the subliminal messages that are seemingly corrupting his son, leading to him storming into a music shop and playing one of their records backwards to prove it to the main characters. Much to his mortification and horror, however, what is heard when the album is played backwards is a repeating litany of his bullying and verbal cruelty to his son.

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* An episode ''Series/EerieIndiana'':
** In "The ATM with a Heart
of ''Series/EerieIndiana'' Gold", Simon punching his name in on Mr. Wilson's Dial pad becomes [[spoiler:7-4-6-6-6]] which is supposed to be [[spoiler:the number of the beast after 74.]]
** "The Broken Record"
plays with this; a young boy named Tod [=McNulty=] who is frequently put-down by his verbally abusive and overbearing father starts getting into a an alt-rock band called the Pitbull Surfers who are accused of putting subliminal messages into their music. When the kid's Tod's personality starts changing to be closer to that of his heroes - including standing up to his father - his father Phil begins to become obsessed with the subliminal messages that are seemingly corrupting his son, leading to him storming into a music shop and playing one of their records backwards to prove it to the main characters. Much to his mortification and horror, however, what is heard when the album is played backwards is a repeating litany of his bullying and verbal cruelty to his son.Tod.
** In "Zombies in P.J.s", the Donald, who is heavily implied to be a demon, uses subliminal advertising in television commercials to induce the Eerie townspeople into buying everything at the World O' Stuff while they are sleepwalking. In this state, the Donald has them sign contracts for their souls.


* A Twitter joke (attributed to Dave Grohl): "If you play a {{Music/Nickelback}} song backward you'll hear messages from the Devil. Even worse, if you play it forward you'll hear Nickelback."

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* A Twitter joke (attributed to Dave Grohl): "If you play a {{Music/Nickelback}} song backward backward, you'll hear messages from the Devil. Even worse, if you play it forward forward, you'll hear Nickelback."


* The infamously "pornographic" song "Darling Nikki" from ''Film/PurpleRain'' by Music/{{Prince}} has a backward-masked sequence that, when played forwards, says "Hello, how are you? I'm fine, 'cause I know the Lord is coming soon. Coming, coming soon."

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* The infamously "pornographic" song "Darling Nikki" from ''Film/PurpleRain'' ''Music/{{Purple Rain|Album}}'' by Music/{{Prince}} has a backward-masked sequence that, when played forwards, says "Hello, how are you? I'm fine, 'cause I know the Lord is coming soon. Coming, coming soon."


* Parodies on a Creator/ComedyCentral TV spot. The ad showed a series of Christmas-themes children's drawings while Penn Gilette narrated about how people exploit Christmas for commercial gain, while the message "WATCH COMEDY CENTRAL ALL THE TIME" appears for a split second.
* Many have claimed to see the figure of a man with an erection in the front leg and shoulder of the camel depicted on a pack of Camel cigarettes. ''{{WebSite/Snopes}}'' [[http://www.snopes.com/business/hidden/camel.asp analyzes this.]]

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* Parodies on Parodied in a Creator/ComedyCentral TV spot. The ad showed a series of Christmas-themes Christmas-themed children's drawings while [[Creator/PennAndTeller Penn Gilette Gilette]] narrated about how people exploit Christmas for commercial gain, while the message "WATCH COMEDY CENTRAL ALL THE TIME" appears for a split second.
* Many have claimed to see the figure of a man with an erection in the front leg and shoulder of the camel depicted on a pack of Camel cigarettes. ''{{WebSite/Snopes}}'' ''{{Webs[[Cite/Snopes}}'' [[http://www.snopes.com/business/hidden/camel.asp analyzes this.]]


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*Parodied, of course, in the liner notes for Creator/GeorgeCarlin's 1990 album ''Parental Advisory: Explicit Lyrics'':
-->"This recording contains no backmasking or subliminal suggestions. All messages from the Devil are recorded clearly and audibly in standard American English."


* ''Literature/TheSpaceMerchants'' makes passing reference to "compulsive subsonics" being used in audio ads until that was outlawed.

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