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15th Feb '18 4:26:54 PM StFan
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* ''Manga/AxisPowersHetalia'': Taiwan tried to fix China's back. She ended up breaking his arm. ItMakesSenseInContext.
** It's not the first time it happens, either. In a much earlier trip China tried to make some exercise, but once he attempted to touch his own toes with his fingers... '''OUCH.'''

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* ''Manga/AxisPowersHetalia'': Taiwan tried to fix China's back. She ended up breaking his arm. ItMakesSenseInContext.
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ItMakesSenseInContext. It's not the first time it happens, either. In a much earlier trip China tried to make some exercise, but once he attempted to touch his own toes with his fingers... '''OUCH.'''



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* ''FanFic/ThisBites'': During Enies Lobby, the combined stress and anger from the sheer chaos the Supernovas are causing eventually overwhelms Sengoku to the point that he suffers a ''heart attack''. Due to his age, he runs the severe risk of it happening again and thus must keep a tight lid on his temper from now on.

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* ''FanFic/ThisBites'': ''Fanfic/ThisBites'': During Enies Lobby, the combined stress and anger from the sheer chaos the Supernovas are causing eventually overwhelms Sengoku to the point that he suffers a ''heart attack''. Due to his age, he runs the severe risk of it happening again and thus must keep a tight lid on his temper from now on.



** [[CrowningMomentOfFunny "It's go time!"]]

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** [[CrowningMomentOfFunny -->[[CrowningMomentOfFunny "It's go time!"]]



--> '''Bertram:''' That crackling sound you hear? It's not the fire. It's my ''spine''!
* When [[RealityWarper Q]] of ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' becomes human in the episode ''Deja Q'' he finds, much to his chagrin, that there are drawbacks to having a middle-aged body. When he leans forward to look at a console display he falls victim to muscle spasms, so there isn't that characteristic cracking sound, but it counts as a silent variation of the same trope (if you don't count his complaining).

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--> '''Bertram:''' -->'''Bertram:''' That crackling sound you hear? It's not the fire. It's my ''spine''!
* When [[RealityWarper Q]] of ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' becomes human in the episode ''Deja ''Déjà Q'' he finds, much to his chagrin, that there are drawbacks to having a middle-aged body. When he leans forward to look at a console display he falls victim to muscle spasms, so there isn't that characteristic cracking sound, but it counts as a silent variation of the same trope (if you don't count his complaining).



'''Q:''' <calmly> I think I just hurt my back... I'm feeling pain... I don't like it... what's the right thing to say? Ow?\\
'''Geordi and Data:''' <both nod and speak in unison> Ow.\\

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'''Q:''' <calmly> ''[calmly]'' I think I just hurt my back... I'm feeling pain... I don't like it... what's the right thing to say? Ow?\\
'''Geordi and Data:''' <both ''[both nod and speak in unison> unison]'' Ow.\\



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* ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'': An Easter egg in the WebAnimation/StrongBadEmail "the chair" has Strong Sad throwing his back out from trying to sit/lie on a ridiculous-looking designer chair.
-->'''Strong Sad:''' Ooh! ...I can't feel my parts...
* ''WebAnimation/BadDays'' episode #1, "Franchise/SpiderMan": The Vulture feels his back snap just as he's about to take flight. He's still stuck on the same spot when night falls.
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* ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'': An Easter egg in the WebAnimation/StrongBadEmail "the chair" has Strong Sad throwing his back out from trying to sit/lie on a ridiculous-looking designer chair.
-->'''Strong Sad:''' Ooh! ...I can't feel my parts...
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* In ''WesternAnimation/ElTigre'' Manny slams face first at high speed into a clock. When Frida tells him what a good job he's done, but there's still one problem, he touches his back and asks, "...my shattered spine?"

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* In ''WesternAnimation/ElTigre'' ''WesternAnimation/ElTigreTheAdventuresOfMannyRivera'', Manny slams face first at high speed into a clock. When Frida tells him what a good job he's done, but there's still one problem, he touches his back and asks, "...my shattered spine?"
19th Dec '17 5:08:42 AM Andyroid
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[[folder:Web Original]]
* ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'': An Easter egg in the WebAnimation/StrongBadEmail "the chair" has Strong Sad throwing his back out from trying to sit/lie on a ridiculous-looking designer chair.
-->'''Strong Sad:''' Ooh! ...I can't feel my parts...
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16th Dec '17 9:03:08 AM Andyroid
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* ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'' has this in an advert Gir watches, advertising aspirin.

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* ''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'' has this in an advert Gir watches, advertising aspirin.''WesternAnimation/InvaderZim'':


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** In "Parent Teacher Night", an ad for aspirin GIR watches features a guy whose back gives out, causing him to yell "[[OwMyBodyPart AH! MY SPIIINE!]]".
26th Nov '17 5:33:07 PM AzyWng
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* Early in ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedBrotherhood'', Ezio has to visit a doctor, who says that someone his age (he's about 40-odd by the start of Brotherhood) shouldn't be taking normal medicine and gives him something else instead. As Ezio walks off, he scoffs at the doctors remark about 'someone his age'. A few seconds or so later and Ezio complains about his back.

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* Early in ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedBrotherhood'', Ezio has to visit a doctor, who says that someone his age (he's about 40-odd by the start of Brotherhood) shouldn't be taking can't heal from normal medicine and gives him something else instead.medicine, instead giving Ezio drugs to numb the pain. As Ezio walks off, he scoffs at the doctors remark about 'someone his age'. A few seconds or so later and [[HypocritcalHumor Ezio complains about his back.back]]. (Ezio will actually complain as soon as he performs a parkour move, so he could say this while climbing the church the player is directed to climb, or he could complain as soon as he hops on a fence.)
8th Oct '17 8:16:14 PM sgamer82
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* In ''Literature/UchoutenKazoku'', aged tengu Akadama-sensei suffered a back injury in something referred to as the Demon King Cedar incident and lost his ability to fly, though he'd never admit that to anyone.

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* In ''Literature/UchoutenKazoku'', ''Literature/TheEccentricFamily'', aged tengu Akadama-sensei suffered a back injury in something referred to as the Demon King Cedar incident and lost his ability to fly, though he'd never admit that to anyone.
18th Sep '17 9:58:54 AM WillyFourEyes
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* Happens in ''VideoGame/TheSims 2'', when adult Sims age up to elders, but only while they're transitioning.

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* Happens in ''VideoGame/TheSims 2'', most ''VideoGame/TheSims'' games when adult Sims age up to elders, but only while they're transitioning.
9th Sep '17 11:13:26 PM BattleMaster
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* A non-age related variant appears in ''VisualNovel/MaxsBigBustACaptainNekoraiTale'' as a RunningGag. Whenever Max or one of the other cops shoots someone with their stunguns, the target always ends up on the ground screaming about their spine.
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23rd Aug '17 10:27:08 PM Codefreak5
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* [[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 "You call that breaking my spine? You RED team ladies wouldn't know how to break a spine if-]][[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_prZ0JrbQrU OH, MY SPINE!!"]]
14th Aug '17 10:32:40 PM Troperinik
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Kaeloo}}'': In Episode 101, [[ButtMonkey Stumpy]] tries to lift a dumbbell off the ground. All he succeeds in doing is cracking his back.
16th Jul '17 5:42:57 PM Vir
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* ''WesternAnimation/KickButtowski'' a teacher who used to be a cheerleader attempts a cheer, only to seize up halfway through a bend, crying "Oh! My hip!"

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* In ''WesternAnimation/KickButtowski'' a teacher who used to be a cheerleader attempts a cheer, only to seize up halfway through a bend, crying "Oh! My hip!"
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