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| title    = Sigh
 
| image    = sigh.png
 
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| titletext = If you're annoying enough, you can get them to respond with an involuntary second sigh and get a rhythm going.
 
| titletext = If you're annoying enough, you can get them to respond with an involuntary second sigh and get a rhythm going.
 
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==Explanation==
 
==Explanation==
[[Cueball]] is mispronouncing the name of the British TV show, that is also currently shown in the US, which is {{w|Downton Abbey}}. Mispronouncing the title as DownTOWN Abbey causes Megan to sigh because it is such a common and stupid mistake (to fans of the show at least). Mispronouncing the title changes the meaning from being about the eponymous {{w|Yorkshire}} {{w|Country Estate}} (pronounced ''doun''-tuhn ''ab''-ee /ˌdaʊntən ˈæbi/) to being about a monastery in the midst of a large city (incorrectly pronounced ''doun-toun ab''-ee /ˈdaʊnˌtaʊn ˈæbi/). In the UK the CBD (Central business district, big middly bit) is simply called the "city centre".  
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[[Cueball]] is mispronouncing the name of the British TV show, that is also currently show in the US, which is {{w|Downton Abbey|DownTON Abbey}} (emphasis mine). Notice the spelling. I had that same problem with the name of the show for almost a whole year.
  
{{w|LMFAO}} is a ubiquitous group in the US on radio, TV and even strange commercials with [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zJWA3Vo6TU rodents riding in cars with their song, Party Rock Anthem]. However, this comic is a reference to another one of their songs, [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rZgIYvFu-FQ "Sexy And I Know It."] The relevant lyrics go something like this:
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{{w|LMFAO}} is a ubiquitous group in the US on radio, TV and even strange commercials with [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zJWA3Vo6TU rodents riding in cars with their infectious ear worm, Party Rock Anthem]. However, this comic is a reference to another one of their songs, [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wyx6JDQCslE "Sexy And I Know It."] The relevant lyrics go something like this:
  
:''sigh''… girl look at that body
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<blockquote>
:''sigh''… girl look at that body
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''sigh''… girl look at that body<br>
:''sigh''… girl look at that body
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''sigh''… girl look at that body<br>
:ah-ah, I work out!
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''sigh''… girl look at that body<br>
 
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ah-ah, I work out!
The title text is pretty self-explanatory, especially if the person already knows the music.
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</blockquote>
  
 
==Transcript==
 
==Transcript==
 
:[Cueball is standing behind Megan, who's sitting and watching TV.]
 
:[Cueball is standing behind Megan, who's sitting and watching TV.]
 
:Cueball: Hey, is that ''Downtown Abbey''? What town is it in the downtown of, anyway?
 
:Cueball: Hey, is that ''Downtown Abbey''? What town is it in the downtown of, anyway?
:Megan: ''*siiiiiiigh*''
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:Megan: ''*siiiiiiiigh*''
:Cueball: ''girl look at that body.''
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:Cueball: ''--girl look at that body.''
 
:We should thank ''LMFAO'' for giving us such a great way to respond to exasperated sighs.
 
:We should thank ''LMFAO'' for giving us such a great way to respond to exasperated sighs.
  

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