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Parker: Ticket for one.
Box office clerk: Last name?
Parker:: Parker.
Box office clerk: First name?
Parker: No. Just one name.
Leverage, "The Beantown Bailout Job"

"It's just Niles. Like Cher."
Niles, The Nanny

Chuck: ...your last name is Miura?
[Chuck looks shocked and Yuzuki nods to confirm Chuck's question.]
Yuzuki: I-I thought you knew.
Chuck: No, I didn't. I thought you were one of these people who just didn't have a last name. Like Cher. And Madonna.

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Angel: I mean, do you even have a last name?
Eve: Do you?
Angel, "Life of the Party"

"Tintin is neither a surname nor a first name; it is much more than that. Tintin is a totally unique world, a myth or a saga. Tintin is created from Hergé's subconscious desire to be perfect, to be a hero. The hero who everyone between 7 and 77 years old wants to be, or become, while reading the Adventures of Tintin."

Strange: And you are?
Wong: Wong.
Strange: Wong. Just Wong? Like... Adele? Or Aristotle? Drake? Bono? Eminem?

Hego: "You know of my sister?"
Ron: "Oh yeah, we're on a first name basis. Actually, does she have a last name?"


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