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18th Apr '16 3:58:25 AM Shippudentimes
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** And, in Season 8, [[spoiler:they've traded places yet again.]]
20th Mar '16 8:34:59 PM SKYLARK9
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* In "Book/The Hunger Games", the impoverished districts, despite not having enough resources for food and medicine, are forced to watch their children fight to the death on televisions in their own homes.

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* In "Book/The "The Hunger Games", the impoverished districts, despite not having enough resources for food and medicine, are forced to watch their children fight to the death on televisions in their own homes.
20th Mar '16 8:34:01 PM SKYLARK9
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*In "Book/The Hunger Games", the impoverished districts, despite not having enough resources for food and medicine, are forced to watch their children fight to the death on televisions in their own homes.
29th Feb '16 2:25:14 PM tropesinreadiness
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* The entire Guild in ''Series/JamAndJerusalem'', every time Pauline gives one of her talks.
9th Dec '15 11:12:48 PM ImpudentInfidel
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* In ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'', Doofenshmirtz ambushes a TV executive at a FanConvention and forces him to listen to his pitch for an action series starring characters based on [[HerCodeNameWasMarySue Perry the Platypus and himself]]. Funnily enough, the executive actually likes the idea, but when he politely suggests that [[ExecutiveMeddling Perry's character have a love interest]], Doof [[WriterRevolt winds up feeling insulted and infuriated and storms off]].

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* In ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'', Doofenshmirtz ambushes a TV executive at a FanConvention and forces him to listen to his pitch for an action series starring characters based on [[HerCodeNameWasMarySue Perry the Platypus and himself]]. Funnily enough, the executive actually likes the idea, but when he politely suggests that [[ExecutiveMeddling Perry's character have a love interest]], Doof [[WriterRevolt winds up feeling insulted and infuriated and storms off]]. The executive ends up making a WritingAroundTrademarks version anyway that Doof admits really is better.
23rd Feb '15 1:00:50 PM case
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* In ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries'', the Joker has a whole studio audience captured and forced to watch Batman as he is electrocuted by a chair powered by the laughs of the audience. He uses his gas to get them to laugh.
15th Mar '14 6:55:49 PM Gideoncrawle
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* ''Fanfic/TheLegendOfTotalDramaIsland'' has a downplayed example using the business definition (see "Real Life" below). The first-day orientation includes a stop at the Tuck Shoppe, essentially an on-site convenience store. Chris informs the contestants that the Tuck Shoppe can provide various things to make their lives a little easier, but warns that they'll have to pay captive audience prices for those luxuries. In other words, everything will be expensive.



* Statler and Waldorf of Franchise/TheMuppets. Despite their obvious hatred for the Muppets, they're at every show. Finally explained in the page quote.

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* Statler and Waldorf of Franchise/TheMuppets. Despite their obvious hatred disdain for the Muppets, they're at every show. Finally explained in the page quote.
14th Nov '13 4:32:35 PM StFan
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->'''Statler''': Do we have time to go to the bathroom before the next show?
->'''Waldorf''': Of course not, you fool! We're bolted to the seats!
->- ''Ride/MuppetVision3D''

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->'''Statler''': ->'''Statler:''' Do we have time to go to the bathroom before the next show?
->'''Waldorf''':
show?\\
'''Waldorf:'''
Of course not, you fool! We're bolted to the seats!
->- -->-- ''Ride/MuppetVision3D''
12th Nov '13 9:11:03 AM EarlOfSandvich
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->- MuppetVision3D

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->- MuppetVision3D
''Ride/MuppetVision3D''



* Statler and Waldorf of TheMuppets. Despite their obvious hatred for the Muppets, they're at every show. Finally explained in the page quote.

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* Statler and Waldorf of TheMuppets.Franchise/TheMuppets. Despite their obvious hatred for the Muppets, they're at every show. Finally explained in the page quote.
11th Nov '13 6:52:47 PM BonsaiForest
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ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin. A character (or characters) is/are forced to watch an event occur.

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ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin.Pretty much what it sounds like. A character (or characters) is/are forced to watch an event occur.
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