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17 TV Scenes That Were So Smart, I Can't Believe Someone Thought Of Them

Grey's Anatomy waiting 14 YEARS to make one callback reference.

We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which TV moment was so clever, they couldn't believe someone actually thought of it. Here are the genius results.

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1. In Community, when they spent the first two seasons casually mentioning the name "Beetlejuice," and the third time, an actual Beetlejuice appeared in the background, just like in the movie.

Every time someone says the word "Beetlejuice" on the show

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2. In How to Get Away With Murder, when the series ended the exact same way it began, only the professor changed from Annalise Keating to Wes's son, Christopher.

Side-by-side of Annalise and Wes teaching in the pilot and finale

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3. In Fleabag, when the Priest could sense that Fleabag was breaking the fourth wall and looking at the camera, and then he did it too.

Fleabag and The Priest breaking the fourth wall and talking to camera

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4. In This Is Us, when Rebecca first saw Jack's lifeless body in the hospital, and there was a split-second flashback to young Jack, almost as if she were trying to preserve her memory of him.

Rebecca looking at Jack's lifeless body in the hospital

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5. In Jane the Virgin, when the show finally revealed that Jane's son was actually the narrator, five seasons later.

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6. In The Good Place, when Eleanor realized that they were actually in the Bad Place, and everything you originally thought was a lie.

Eleanor figuring out that they're in The Bad Place

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7. In Sherlock, when Sherlock cleverly figured out Irene Adler's cellphone password.

Sherlock figuring out Irene Adler's phone password

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8. In Grey's Anatomy, when Dr. Bailey had to give birth without her husband in Season 2, so George stepped in for him. Then, 14 years later, Dr. Bailey returned the favor to Amelia when she had to give birth alone.

Side-by-side of Bailey giving birth vs. Amelia giving birth

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9. In Brooklyn Nine-Nine, when Jake cleverly got Philip Davidson to reveal how he pulled off the perfect murder.

Philip admitting to the murder

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10. In That '70s Show, when the series ended with everyone counting down to the new year, and the screen cut to black one second before it became the first day of the new decade.

Everyone counting down for the new year

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11. In The Haunting of Hill House, when the identity of the Bent-Neck Lady was revealed, and Nell realized that she was being haunted by herself the whole time.

Nell realizing she's the Bent-Neck Lady

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12. In Doctor Who, when River Song's true identity was revealed, and everyone found out that she was actually Amy's daughter.

River revealing that she's Amy's daughter

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13. In Game of Thrones, when Arya tried to kill the Night King, but he pinned her arm back, so she dropped the dagger, caught it with her other hand, and stabbed him.

Arya stabbing the Night King

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14. In Black Mirror's "White Bear" episode, when Victoria found out that her punishment was basically to be part of an amusement park where people paid to watch her get "hunted" and tortured every day.

Victoria realizing she's part of an attraction

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15. In Sense8, when Will tricked everyone by physically standing in the same room as Whispers instead of appearing as an apparition through eye contact connection.

Whispers finding out Will is in the same room

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16. In American Horror Story: Murder House, when Violet (and the viewer) realized that she was actually dead and her spirit was trapped in the house.

Violet discovering her own corpse

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17. And in Mad Men, when the show ended with Don Draper meditating on a mountaintop, and you originally think he's smiling because he found peace, but really it's because he just came up with the concept for a new Coke commercial.

Don Draper on a mountain top in the finale of Mad Men

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Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.