Buffy the Vampire Slayer - TV Trope “Shaped Like Itself”

Shaped Like Itself: A tautology is a truthful phrase with no informational content. A = A is a tautology. Unnecessary repetition of words meaning the same thing. Usually, this is just used as a joke, but it’s often also used to describe something as boring.

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