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16th Aug '17 12:47:00 PM Sharlee
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* In ''Literature/ThePhantomTollbooth'', the Spelling Bee and Humbug start brawling in the Word Market of Dictionopolis, and knock down all the dealers' stalls this way.
29th Jun '17 6:25:11 PM Malady
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* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': [[http://whateleyacademy.net/index.php/original-timeline/371-the-three-little-witches The Three Little Witches]]:
--> Palantir and Abra reached up and applied all their might into keeping the shelf from falling. Clover scrambled to her feet and pushed. Together, they shoved the tall bookshelf back-
--> -so far back that the bookcase tipped over the other way, hitting the bookcase on the other side, tipping IT over, creating a domino effect. Fortunately, it only tipped over three more bookcases, but from where the Three Little Witches stood, it was a scene of horrific devastation.

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* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': In [[http://whateleyacademy.net/index.php/original-timeline/371-the-three-little-witches php/content_page/9/371 The Three Little Witches]]:
--> Palantir and Abra reached up and applied all their might into keeping the shelf from falling. Clover scrambled to her feet and pushed. Together, they shoved the tall bookshelf back-
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back-\\
-so far back that the bookcase tipped over the other way, hitting the bookcase on the other side, tipping IT over, creating a domino effect. Fortunately, it only tipped over three more bookcases, but from where the Three Little Witches stood, it was a scene of horrific devastation.
30th May '17 6:19:43 PM Malady
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* ''Literature/PrincessesOfThePizzaParlor'': The Academy's library, according to Book 1, it looked:
--> like a children's game of dominoes. All it would take was one push and it would all come tumbling down. From the look of things, this may have happened in the past, on more than one occasion.
12th Jan '17 7:33:11 PM Malady
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* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'': [[http://whateleyacademy.net/index.php/original-timeline/371-the-three-little-witches The Three Little Witches]]:
--> Palantir and Abra reached up and applied all their might into keeping the shelf from falling. Clover scrambled to her feet and pushed. Together, they shoved the tall bookshelf back-
--> -so far back that the bookcase tipped over the other way, hitting the bookcase on the other side, tipping IT over, creating a domino effect. Fortunately, it only tipped over three more bookcases, but from where the Three Little Witches stood, it was a scene of horrific devastation.
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30th Jul '16 9:11:23 AM Dravencour
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Implied in [[http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2014/06/02 this]] {{Webcomic/Precocious}} strip.

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* Implied in [[http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2014/06/02 this]] {{Webcomic/Precocious}} strip.
26th Jun '16 5:58:52 PM Averagemoe
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Implied in [[http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2014/06/02 this]] {{Webcomic/Precocious}} strip.
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19th Apr '15 5:55:24 PM mkmckoy
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* In ''Three O'Clock High'', a fight in a library leads to entire bookshelves getting knocked down like dominoes.

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* In ''Three O'Clock High'', ''Film/ThreeOClockHigh'', a fight in a library leads to entire bookshelves getting knocked down like dominoes.
14th Apr '15 2:34:53 AM rodneyAnonymous
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[[quoteright:350:[[Film/TheMummy1999 http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/mummy_3573.jpg]]]]
[[caption-width-right:400:[-[[ImplausibleDeniability It was like that when I got here]]-].]]

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[[quoteright:350:[[Film/TheMummy1999 http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/mummy_3573.jpg]]]]
[[caption-width-right:400:[-[[ImplausibleDeniability
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[[caption-width-right:350:[-[[ImplausibleDeniability
It was like that when I got here]]-].]]
27th Dec '14 2:18:41 PM Morgenthaler
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** This is [[RecycledScript echoed in the second film,]] where the child of the main characters causes a series of pillars in an ancient temple to smash into each other, one by one. They can hardly be mad at him, though, as the last pillar broke open the wall to the sealed room where they were "drinking from the Nile".

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** This is [[RecycledScript echoed in the second film,]] ''Film/TheMummyReturns'', where the child of the main characters causes a series of pillars in an ancient temple to smash into each other, one by one. They can hardly be mad at him, though, as the last pillar broke open the wall to the sealed room where they were "drinking from the Nile".
9th Dec '14 7:04:33 AM VicGeorge2011
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSmurfs'' episode "Unsound Smurfs", the Smurflings cause this to happen when they look through the Soundkeeper's sounds to find the one that would be sufficient enough to break the magical sound barrier cast over the entire Smurf Village.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSmurfs'' episode "Unsound Smurfs", the Smurflings cause this to happen when they look through the Soundkeeper's Noisemaker's sounds to find the one that would be sufficient enough to break the magical sound barrier cast over the entire Smurf Village.
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