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12th May '18 2:01:57 AM Jubileus57
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* In ''VideoGame/KirbyMassAttack'', The Balloon Bobbleship, which appears in the fifth level of the Sandy Canyon, is some kind of gondola attached to ten balloons. The Kirbys use to ascend into the air.
10th May '18 9:38:03 PM foxley
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* ''Series/MacGyver'' used a big bunch of balloons tied to a police radio and a tape player and set them free to jam the police communications and enable a family of Roma to defect to the west from Hungary.

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* ''Series/MacGyver'' ''Series/MacGyver1985'' used a big bunch of balloons tied to a police radio and a tape player and set them free to jam the police communications and enable a family of Roma to defect to the west from Hungary.
6th May '18 12:27:29 PM Jubileus57
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** Green Balloons returns Kongs to the stage after falling into a Bottomless Pit.

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** Green Balloons returns Kongs to the stage after falling into a Bottomless Pit.BottomlessPit.
6th May '18 12:26:54 PM Jubileus57
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* ''VideoGame/DonkeyKongCountryTropicalFreeze'':
** Green Balloons returns Kongs to the stage after falling into a Bottomless Pit.
** Funky Kong ponders how many balloons he needs to attach to his surfboard to get some air if the player buys Red Balloons from his shop.


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* The Sky Swabbies enemies in ''VideoGame/TheLegendaryStarfy'' are simply regular Swabbies flying around thanks to the three balloons attached to their clothing.
22nd Apr '18 10:48:18 AM Malady
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* A guy named [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larry_Walters Larry Walters]] did it, and there's a movie based on his story, called ''DannyDeckchair'' (the real dude was nicknamed Lawnchair Larry). Kind of counts as an inversion, actually; he only intended to lift himself and the titular lawnchair a hundred feet or so, and severely overestimated how many military-surplus weather balloons he'd need to accomplish this.

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* A guy named [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Larry_Walters Larry Walters]] did it, and there's a movie based on his story, called ''DannyDeckchair'' ''Film/DannyDeckchair'' (the real dude was nicknamed Lawnchair Larry). Kind of counts as an inversion, actually; he only intended to lift himself and the titular lawnchair a hundred feet or so, and severely overestimated how many military-surplus weather balloons he'd need to accomplish this.
22nd Apr '18 10:02:01 AM Kimera128
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* In 1870, a duel [[https://skullsinthestars.com/2012/12/13/duel-in-the-clouds-the-worlds-first-air-combat-in-1770/ took place]] between a French and Prussian balloon.
28th Jan '18 6:26:10 AM barberbarberjoe
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* One work-safe Imbapovi video features [[{{Music/Vocaloid}} Miku]] in her magician guise, popping increasingly big balloons with a helium tank. Near the end, she starts inflating a gigantic "BANG" balloon, [[ThisIsGonnaSuck then braces herself for the explosion]]. The balloon manages to lift the tank off the floor seconds before bursting, to Miku's bewilderment.

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* One work-safe Imbapovi video features [[{{Music/Vocaloid}} Miku]] in her magician guise, popping increasingly big balloons with a helium tank.tank for her magic act. Near the end, she starts inflating a gigantic "BANG" balloon, [[ThisIsGonnaSuck then braces herself for the explosion]]. The balloon manages to lift the tank off the floor seconds before bursting, to Miku's bewilderment.
27th Jan '18 3:54:24 PM barberbarberjoe
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27th Jan '18 10:48:19 AM barberbarberjoe
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* One work-safe Imbapovi video features [[{{Music/Vocaloid}} Miku]] in her magician guise, popping increasingly big balloons with a helium tank. Near the end, she starts inflating a gigantic "BANG" balloon, [[ThisIsGonnaSuck then braces herself for the explosion]]. The balloon manages to lift the tank off the floor seconds before bursting, to Miku's bewilderment.



* One work-safe Imbapovi video features [[{{Music/Vocaloid}} Miku]] in her magician guise, popping increasingly big balloons with a helium tank. Near the end, she starts inflating a gigantic "BANG" balloon, then braces herself for the explosion. The balloon manages to lift the tank off the floor seconds before popping, to Miku's bewilderment.
27th Jan '18 9:46:24 AM barberbarberjoe
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* One work-safe Imbapovi video features [[{{Music/Vocaloid}} Miku]] in her magician guise, popping increasingly big balloons with an helium tank. Near the end, she starts inflating a gigantic "BANG" balloon, then braces herself for the explosion. The balloon manages to lift the tank off the floor seconds before popping, to Miku's bewilderment.

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* One work-safe Imbapovi video features [[{{Music/Vocaloid}} Miku]] in her magician guise, popping increasingly big balloons with an a helium tank. Near the end, she starts inflating a gigantic "BANG" balloon, then braces herself for the explosion. The balloon manages to lift the tank off the floor seconds before popping, to Miku's bewilderment.
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