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  • Sam: Okay. So if there're messages that aren't subliminal, but that are meant only for certain people?
    Comic Man: Of course. That's as common as tits and hamburgers.

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  • Apartment and Condos
    • Rancho Silverlake Apartments
      • Sam's apartment complex.
  • Bars and Night Clubs
    • Crypt Club
      • Music club underneath a mausoleum where Sam and Balloon Girl go when he asks her about Sarah. Filmed in the Bronson Caves in Griffith Park.
  • Breakfast Cereal
    • Spacestones
      • Sweetened cereal. Box that Comic Man shows Sam when they discuss hidden words and symbols in advertising. The box contains a treasure hunt map that Comic Man is convinced is the key to everything he's been searching for his whole life.
  • Cleaning Products
    • Three Sisters Cleaning Products
      • Store-wide sale going on the store where Sam emerges from the bomb shelter.
  • Comic Books
    • Under The Silver Lake
      • Comic book Sam reads.
  • Dating, Escort and Sex Services
    • Shooting Star Escorts
      • Do you want a blow-job from the supporting actress Academy Award nominee from last year? Call Shooting Star. Or do you want to do it with girlfriend of the lead in the biggest sitcom? Call Shooting Star.
  • Musicians
    • Jesus And The Brides Of Dracula
      • Sam follows clues he finds hidden in the song lyrics of the band Jesus and the Brides of Dracula.
    • The Songwriter
      • A fabulously wealthy old man who claims to have written most of history's popular songs.
  • Pamphlets
    • The Hobo Guide
      • Pamphlet that Comic Man shows Sam when Sam asks him about the symbol he found in the empty apartment. Used by hobos to let people know who was cool, who wasn't, what houses offered food, if there was a doctor in town that might be sympathetic to travelers, that sort of thing.
  • Personal Care Products
    • Optique Lenses
      • Billboard off Los Feliz right near the Bigfoot featuring a friend of Sam's. Slogan: "I can see clearly now"
  • Pizza Parlors
    • Tomato Pie
      • Pizza box in Sam's refrigerator.
  • Serial Killers
    • The Owl's Kiss
      • With an owl's face and the nude body of a slender, young woman, The Owl's Kiss breaks into homes without a sound and murders people in their sleep.
  • Songs
    • Surrounded By A Dove
      • Song by Jesus and the Brides of Dracula, B-side on the 45 RPM single for "Turning Teeth".
    • Turning Teeth
      • Sam decodes a hidden message in the lyrics of the Jesus and the Brides of Dracula song "Turning Teeth". The message: "Rub Dean's and wait under Newton". He later confronts Jesus, who admits that he didn't actually write the song, that the record label gave it to him to record. Sam figures out that it was written by the Songwriter.
    • Waltz Of The Christian Shit Farmers
      • One of the three songs that Jesus tells Sam the record label forced him to record.
    • Wire Mountain
      • One of the three songs that Jesus tells Sam the record label forced him to record.
  • Tobacco Products
    • Morley Cigarettes
      • Sam smokes Morley CIgarettes.

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