A phrase originating from
game Naruto: Clash
of Ninja 2. The second half of the phrase originates from
the phrase Believe it!
. Originally used
on the extras menu, it is used
as an over enthusiastic response for something that one would not consider a "bonus" at all.
It is commonly used
as punchline in a joke involving someone about
to receive or do something somewhat desirable (engage in intercourse, win a prize on a game show, make a purchase). The second
undesirable in addition to the initial object/act. The first person indicates their displeasure, while the second
exclaims the phrase.
1: Congratulations! You've won a brand
! This is the greatest day of my life!
1: But you'll have
to time to use that car, as you've won a trip to maximum security
1: IT'S A BONUS! BELIEVE IT!