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31st Aug '17 7:20:39 AM Doug86
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* In episode 9 of SonicX (Amy On The Beach if your watching the original Japanese version or The Last Resort if your watching 4Kids English version) while Amy Rose is daydreaming about dating Sonic a Coconut falls and hits her on the head stopping her train of thought. She gets annoyed by the coconut so she picks it up and throws it while kicking off the antagonist's plot of the story by accident without knowing.

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* In episode 9 of SonicX ''Anime/SonicX'' (Amy On The Beach if your watching the original Japanese version or The Last Resort if your watching 4Kids English version) while Amy Rose is daydreaming about dating Sonic a Coconut falls and hits her on the head stopping her train of thought. She gets annoyed by the coconut so she picks it up and throws it while kicking off the antagonist's plot of the story by accident without knowing.
14th Aug '17 5:45:48 AM AceOfScarabs
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Of course, coconuts are not the only fruits that can hit you on the head, apples are also most likely to bean you on the head in an homage to Sir Isaac Newton's discovery of gravity.

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Of course, coconuts are not the only fruits that can hit you on the head, apples are also most likely to bean you on the head in an homage to Sir Isaac Newton's discovery of gravity.
gravity. In Southeast Asia, it is possible sometimes for durians to be substituted for the coconuts - given their spiky shape, their potential for causing pain when falling off trees is quite comparable.
10th Jul '17 3:21:52 AM StarTropes
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[[folder:Live Action TV]]
* Referenced by Sir Isaac Newton himself on ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' when Data plays poker with holograms of Newton, Albert Einstein, and Stephen Hawking.
--> '''Newton:''' The day that apple fell on my head was the most momentous day in the history of science.\\
'''Hawking:''' [[AC:Not the apple story again!]]\\
'''Data:''' That story is generally considered to be apocryphal.\\
'''Newton:''' What? How ''dare'' you...
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6th Jul '17 6:36:29 AM FlyingDuckManGenesis
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* One of the mini-games in ''[[WesternAnimation/SylvesterTheCatAndTweetyBird Tweety]] and the Magic Gems'' for the UsefulNotes/GameBoyAdvance involves WesternAnimation/BugsBunny, WesternAnimation/DaffyDuck, WesternAnimation/PorkyPig, Sylvester, WesternAnimation/YosemiteSam, and Marc Antony in coconut trees, tossing coconuts at crabs.
2nd May '17 9:56:10 AM WillBGood
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* The politically-incorrect [[WesternAnimation/TexAveryMGMCartoons Tex Avery [=MGM=] cartoon]] ''Half-Pint Pygmy'''s climax had the titular character set up a trap using one of these to bonk the heads of his pursuing hunters, followed by many gags with the coconut hitting more jungle animals (not usually on the head) until it comes back [[HoistByHisOwnPetard and hits]] ''[[HoistByHisOwnPetard him]]'' [[HoistByHisOwnPetard in the end]].

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* The politically-incorrect qualifies-for-the-CensoredEleven [[WesternAnimation/TexAveryMGMCartoons Tex Avery [=MGM=] cartoon]] ''Half-Pint Pygmy'''s climax had the titular character set up a trap using one of these to bonk the heads of his pursuing hunters, followed by many gags with the coconut hitting more jungle animals (not usually on the head) until it comes back [[HoistByHisOwnPetard and hits]] ''[[HoistByHisOwnPetard him]]'' [[HoistByHisOwnPetard in the end]].
30th Apr '17 3:19:05 PM nombretomado
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* In TotalDramaIsland, after a coconut hits Courtney in the head she complains to the camera:

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* In TotalDramaIsland, ''WesternAnimation/TotalDramaIsland'', after a coconut hits Courtney in the head she complains to the camera:
27th Mar '17 7:23:40 AM iowaforever
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* It's possible to knock out or possibly kill someone with coconuts (individually or in clusters, respectively) in the Bangkok levels of ''VideoGame/{{Hitman 2016}}''.
26th Jan '17 4:40:37 PM FlyingDuckManGenesis
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/LittleGoldenBookLand'' special, after Saggy Baggy Elephant pulls Poky Little Puppy out of a bush, he backs into a coconut tree, causing coconuts to land on them and Scuffy.
12th Jan '17 3:38:53 AM ClockClockClock
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-->'''Courtney:''' This is a coconut, we're in Muskoka, people! If your gonna drop items on my head at least let them be geographically correct!

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-->'''Courtney:''' This is a coconut, we're in Muskoka, people! If your gonna drop items props on my head at least let them be geographically correct!
12th Jan '17 3:37:07 AM ClockClockClock
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* In TotalDramaIsland, after a coconut hits Courtney in the head she complains to the camera:
-->'''Courtney:''' This is a coconut, we're in Muskoka, people! If your gonna drop items on my head at least let them be geographically correct!
-->''(large pile of snow falls on her)''
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