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In which Deadpool comic does he kill over liking Star Wars prequels?

I believe you're thinking of this scene: It comes from "Deadpool, Merc With A Mouth #5" In Deadpool's defense, the guy was a member of AIM, generally considered a terrorist organization of evil ...
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Simulated wars with real casualties

This is a Star Trek: Original Series episode: A Taste of Armageddon In the episode, the crew of the USS Enterprise visits a planet whose people fight a computer-simulated war against a neighboring ...
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What Star Trek episode has a prison experience that is only in the mind?

I believe this was an episode of DS9. O'Brien was the prisoner, the episode was called "Hard Time": Convicted of espionage, Miles O'Brien is given the memories of twenty years in prison in a matter ...
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Which Star Trek episode featured humanoids who have a one-month life span?

This sounds like "Brief Candle", from Stargate SG1. wiki On a visit to Argos, SG-1 discover that a Goa'uld, Pelops, engineered the Argosian race to live for only 100 days. Colonel Jack O'Neill is ...
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From which Star Trek TNG episode/movie has this famous facepalm image been taken?

From KnowYourMeme.com, emphasis mine: One of the most popular facepalm images is one of Captain Jean-Luc Picard from Star Trek the Next Generation taken from the episode “Deja Q,” in which Picard is ...
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When did William Shatner have a relationship with Joan Collins in the 1930's?

The first two lines should be pretty obvious; Kirk is the captain, and can definitely hold his own in a fight. The third line is a reference to "The City on the Edge of Forever", which ...
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What episode of Star Trek is this creature from?

This is from "The Enemy Within", episode 5 of season 1 of Star Trek: The Original Series. The creature is never named in the episode, although the planet they found it on is stated to be Alpha 177, so ...
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Star Trek episode where old people have to die?

You're referring to TNG "Half a Life". Per wikipedia; ""Half a Life" is the 96th episode of the science fiction television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and the 22nd episode of the ...
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In which comic was it revealed that Alfred was the Joker?

You're most likely describing this scene from Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?. Alfred isn't really The Joker, he's merely pretending to be him.
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What is the Star Trek episode where aliens from another dimension are sent to our dimension when they die?

The episode you're thinking of is from Star Trek: Voyager and is called Emanations. Excerpt from Act 1: Chakotay reports that they have discovered eighteen bodies on the asteroid – eleven male, ...
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Identification: Star Trek Voyager - real civilization treated like Age of Empires (i.e. a real-time strategy game)

I suspect you are getting Voyager confused with an episode of Stargate Atlantis. The Season 3, Episode 15, The Game had the same premise, with McKay and Sheppard finding and playing what they believe ...
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Doctor Who episode where the Doctor met someone who thought they were the Doctor

Although the era of this episode isn't clear based on your question, my guess is that you are referring to "The Next Doctor", one of the later Christmas specials from the Tenth Doctor run. ...
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What is the context for this panel of Captain Marvel(Shazam) and a vibrating mechanical horse?

I did some diggings. As it turns out, that's part of the 21th page of Captain Marvel Adventures #82 - The Streamlining of Captain Marvel As it turns out, Captain Marvel was afraid he took on some ...
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Which Star Trek movie has a scene where there is a "bomb" that creates life?

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. Also Star Trek III: The Search for Spock. The Genesis bomb creates a new planet that is explored in Star Trek III.
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In what episode of TOS did a character on the bridge make a comment about raising the number 1 to some power?

"Court Martial" (TOS 1x15) Kirk is facing a court martial. In his defense, the Enterprise crew are trying to find someone hiding aboard the ship. From the transcript: KIRK: Gentlemen, this ...
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What Stargate/Star Trek episode had people escaping capture using an invented card game?

You are looking for Fizzbin, which was made up by Kirk in the Star Trek: TOS episode A Piece of the Action (1968). KIRK: Fizzbin. It's not too difficult. (begins dealing) Each player gets six cards,...
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In which comic was it revealed that Alfred was the Joker?

A quick search brought up Batman #686 ("Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? (Part 1 of 2): The Beginning of the End") from February 2009, set in an alternate version of Gotham City. It is ...
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11th Doctor Who episode with Rory and Amy getting split up

The episode you're thinking of is called "The Doctor's Wife". In this episode the TARDIS' energy is placed into a body of a female named Idris by a sentient planetoid (named House) that wants to ...
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TV series episode where humans nuke aliens before decrypting their message that states they come in peace

This is probably the Outer Limits episode "Trial By Fire" From the Wikipedia synopsis: En route to his Inauguration Ball, newly sworn-in President Charles Halsey, his campaign slogan "...
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What Superman story was it where Lois Lane had to breathe liquids?

This is Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane Vol. 1 Issue 60 (1965), in particular the "The Amazing Hydro-Girl!" story line. Lois Lane takes an experimental serum that will let her breathe ...
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Which "Classic" Doctor Who episode involves a companion doing surgery in a ball gown?

This is probably the 1996 Doctor Who movie. This is the only episode filmed in Canada (source Wikipedia) "On the evening of 30 December 1999, Grace was attending the opera when she was paged. She ...
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Footage used in "The Magician's Apprentice" episode of Doctor Who

There aren't many options for where these scenes could have been taken from, so it's fairly easy to narrow down. In order of the images in the question: It's a lousy picture, but the line clearly ...
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The Next Generation episode where Picard encounters a life form (alien) who speaks in allegories (not Darmok)

I think you might have confused two or more episodes. The episode Home Soil (s 1, ep17) involves the Enterprise visiting a planet believed to be completely devoid of life, except for a Federation ...
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TOS episode- Crew meets immortal from Earth's past

This is Requiem for Methuselah. Here's Memory Alpha's brief synopsis of the episode: While the Enterprise searches for the rare cure to a deadly disease, the landing party is confronted by a ...
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Is there an issue where Deadpool kills off everyone?

This is the primary plot of "Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe", a four-comic what-if 'killogy' event from 2011-2012. The official Marvel.com site has this to say; "What if everthing you thought ...
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Which Star Trek:TNG episode does Data asks Picard whether a human has a moral obligation to use augmented prosthetic?

You are correct, it is The Measure of a Man. Data is being asked to submit to a dangerous procedure for the benefit of Starfleet, and questions why biological beings are not subjected to this. From ...
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Stargate SG-1 episode with religious conflict

This might be "New Ground" (S3E19). From Stargate SG-1 solutions: The SG-1 team travels to the planet Bedrosia where, unbeknownst to them, the planet's two cultures have been at war over ...
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Doctor Who episode where people draw on themselves to remember when their memories are erased?

You are probably remembering "Day of the Moon" (2011), where the main characters marked themselves every time they saw a Silent, since they could not remember seeing them, but physical records ...
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1970s team-up comic in which Superman nonchalantly kills a sentient brain?

This is George Dyke (AKA 'Gorilla Boss'). Sinestro blew his brain up to the size of a planet in World's Finest #251 - "Invasion of the Deathless Brain" and Superman and Batman teamed up to ...
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In which episode did Worf's say his famous phrase about humanity?

This is TNG: The Emissary. Note that he's talking about people rather than humans. K'EHLEYR: Worf, you're the perfect Klingon. The ultimate minimalist. Talk to me. WORF: I've noted that some people ...
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