"Who stopped payment on my reality check?"is a jocular line that has been printed on T-shirts, posters and an ecard. “OK, who stopped payment on my reality check?” has been cited in print since at least 1997.
13 February 1997, Detroit (MI) Free Press, “Tigers finally help fan’s fantasy come true” by Bob Talbert, pg. 7F, col. 1:
“OK, who stopped payment on my reality check?”
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Okay, who stopped payment on my reality check?
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9 July 1999, The Argus-Press (Owosso, MI), “Words of Wisdom: You can’t beat a bumper sticker,” pg. 4, col. 1:
OK, who stopped payment on my reality check?
By F. Paul Wilson
New York, NY: A Tor Book
“I mean, talk to any one of them for five minutes and you know that someone has stopped payment on their reality check.”
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By Anson R. Nash, Jr.
Xulon Press (Xulonpress.com)
Who stopped payment on my reality check?
Okay, who put a stop payment on my reality check?
11:07 PM - 22 May 2007
A sign in an office I visited today: “OK, who stopped payment on my reality check?”
2:14 PM - 25 Jan 2008
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