259: Clichéd Exchanges

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{{w|O RLY?}} is an internet meme typically used to express sarcastic agreement with a statement. The typical response to O RLY is usually YA RLY, NO WAI or SRSLY? [[Cueball]]'s response avoids this typical exchange though, instead replying with another meme typically used to derail conversations in which a person repeats what another person said and turns it into a double entendre:
 
{{w|O RLY?}} is an internet meme typically used to express sarcastic agreement with a statement. The typical response to O RLY is usually YA RLY, NO WAI or SRSLY? [[Cueball]]'s response avoids this typical exchange though, instead replying with another meme typically used to derail conversations in which a person repeats what another person said and turns it into a double entendre:
  
:Friend: You're such a messy eater
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:Friend: You're such a messy eater.
 
:You: Eat her? I hardly know her!
 
:You: Eat her? I hardly know her!
  

Revision as of 21:01, 19 December 2013

Clichéd Exchanges
It's like they say, you gotta fight fire with clichés.
Title text: It's like they say, you gotta fight fire with clichés.

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O RLY? is an internet meme typically used to express sarcastic agreement with a statement. The typical response to O RLY is usually YA RLY, NO WAI or SRSLY? Cueball's response avoids this typical exchange though, instead replying with another meme typically used to derail conversations in which a person repeats what another person said and turns it into a double entendre:
Friend: You're such a messy eater.
You: Eat her? I hardly know her!

Transcript

My Hobby:
Derailing clichéd exchanges by using the wrong replies
Friend: O RLY?
Cueball: O RLY? I 'ardly know 'er!
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Discussion

Is this correction satisfactory? Can I remove the tag? ImVeryAngryItsNotButter (talk) 00:54, 8 March 2014 (UTC)

I removed it, because it looks good to me. 108.162.250.219 13:32, 12 March 2014 (UTC)

I thought the cliche being referred to was "wrecked 'em? I hardly knew 'em!" (a double entendre on "rectum" ) http://ask.metafilter.com/122210/JokeFilter-What-is-the-origin-of-the-joke-with-the-punchline-rectum-damn-near-killed-him 66.202.132.250 14:25, 5 April 2013 (UTC)

In my experience it's a general "<tagword>, I hardly knew(/know) her(/him)", where the tagword is an -er/-im word and can (by sheer force of will, often groan-worthy) be taken as a double-entendre spawn. e.g. "Which cathedral is that in the picture?" "Chester." "Chester? I hardly know 'er!" (The worse the better, arguably, but that example's probably too flat.)
Your form follows alongside of that. But this cliché is the mismatched follow-up, only sparked off (albeit by deliberate disassociation) by the "O RLY?" cliché as feed-line. 178.98.31.27 10:30, 20 June 2013 (UTC)
The double entendre in this case is O RLY ~ orally? Undee (talk) 11:24, 18 October 2013 (UTC)
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