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11th Feb '16 12:26:01 PM DragonRanger
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* A variation found in ''How to Mix Drinks'' by bartender Jerry Thomas. One drink, called the Blue Blazer, requires the drink to be set on fire before being poured back and forth between two mugs. The end of the recipe contained a warning that novices at this drink should practice the pouring with cold water before attempting this; that way, the inevitable slip-ups would only get the novice wet.

* ''Series/OneThousandWaysToDie'' warns viewers at the beginning of each episode to not re-attempt the scenes depicted in the show. "'''[[CaptainObvious YOU WILL DIE.]]'''"
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* ''Series/OneThousandWaysToDie'' warns viewers at In the beginning of each episode Spike series ''Series/OneThousandWaysToDie'', the disclaimer is probably the one that gets the most to the point: "Do not re-attempt attempt to try any of the scenes depicted in the show. "'''[[CaptainObvious actions depicted! YOU WILL DIE.]]'''"DIE!" In bloody red letters to boot (no pun intended).

* In the Spike series ''Series/OneThousandWaysToDie'', the disclaimer is probably the one that gets the most to the point: "Do not attempt to try any of the actions depicted! YOU WILL DIE!" In bloody red letters to boot (no pun intended).

* In ** When putting old Eighties cars through their paces, the Spike series ''Series/OneThousandWaysToDie'', presenters decided to relive some of the disclaimer is crazy stunts they did in their cars when they were teens back in the Eighties, but wondered about modern teens imitating them. They decided they were probably in the one that gets the most clear, since they didn't think teens were imitating them to the point: "Do not attempt begin with. (Nobody was asking to try any of the actions depicted! YOU WILL DIE!" In bloody red letters to boot (no pun intended).have his hair cut like James May's, for example.)

* In an episode of ''{{LittleHowardsBigQuestion}}'' gives us an amusing spin on this, with Little Howard stating that as this is a dream sequence he doesn't have to tell people not to try it at home.
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* In an episode of ''{{LittleHowardsBigQuestion}}'' ''LittleHowardsBigQuestion'' gives us an amusing spin on this, with Little Howard stating that as this is a dream sequence he doesn't have to tell people not to try it at home.

[[folder:Literature]] * A variation found in ''How to Mix Drinks'' by bartender Jerry Thomas. One drink, called the Blue Blazer, requires the drink to be set on fire before being poured back and forth between two mugs. The end of the recipe contained a warning that novices at this drink should practice the pouring with cold water before attempting this; that way, the inevitable slip-ups would only get the novice wet. [[/folder]]

* Music/SongsToWearpantsTo's "[[http://www.songstowearpantsto.com/songs/i-am-the-reason-why-girls-are-hot/ I am The Reason Why Girls Are Hot]]" ends with "Yo I got a flamethrower and a microwave \ bring any girl to me and I'll make her real hot \ Don't try this at home, kids... bring her to ''my'' house".
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* Music/SongsToWearpantsTo's Music/SongsToWearPantsTo's "[[http://www.songstowearpantsto.com/songs/i-am-the-reason-why-girls-are-hot/ I am The Reason Why Girls Are Hot]]" ends with "Yo I got a flamethrower and a microwave \ bring any girl to me and I'll make her real hot \ Don't try this at home, kids... bring her to ''my'' house".
9th Feb '16 8:56:33 AM res20stupid
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* A notice with this display was shown during a case on ''Series/JudgeRinder'' when the judge was shown a picture of [[spoiler: the defendant shooting a firework from between his bumcheeks while it was also tied to his penis]]. Arguably verging into the realms of {{Deconstruction}} as this was after the defendants nearly killed someone and the reason they were brought to court - they got their friend to sit on an airbag which they deployed and it nearly killed him. Rinder was so horrified by how callous they were [[GetOut he threw one of them out of court.]]
9th Feb '16 2:53:51 AM GrammarNavi
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* ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}} Tag Tournament'' {{P|laystation2}}S2's bowling minigame, when the player overcharges and gets a foul, or chooses to knock out someone with the ball on either side of the bowling alley. The manual is more serious, stating the game is for entertainment purposes and states not to try using the moves at home.
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* ''VideoGame/{{Tekken}} Tag Tournament'' {{P|laystation2}}S2's UsefulNotes/{{P|laystation2}}S2's bowling minigame, when the player overcharges and gets a foul, or chooses to knock out someone with the ball on either side of the bowling alley. The manual is more serious, stating the game is for entertainment purposes and states not to try using the moves at home.
8th Feb '16 9:49:21 PM Vir
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:: This is pointing out that some people are stupid enough to try it at home even if there is a warning.
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:: ** This is pointing out that some people are stupid enough to try it at home even if there is a warning.
5th Feb '16 4:07:57 PM nombretomado
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* The ArcadeGame ''720'' displays this warning message at the start of a new game:
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* The ArcadeGame UsefulNotes/ArcadeGame ''720'' displays this warning message at the start of a new game:
4th Feb '16 12:49:17 AM Totema
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* At the end of his Hercules Games episode, WebVideo/JonTron kills himself by swallowing a bottle of pills and a large swig of vodka, while displaying a sarcastic disclaimer: --> ''"Dear Kids: Please don't kill yourselves and then sue me."''
16th Jan '16 10:54:36 PM UJellyWankstain
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-->captain tractor wishes to assure its audience that no shoppers were harmed during this filming at the palatial west edmonton mall. that also goes for the students who participated in the making of this film. do not try this at home.
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-->captain tractor wishes to assure its audience that no shoppers were harmed during this filming at the palatial west edmonton mall. that also goes for the students who participated in the making of this film. do not try attempt this at home.
16th Jan '16 7:50:57 PM TokoWH
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Nothing is the personification of a trope. Please give an actual explanation of the tropes use when adding an example. Gonna leave this for someone else since I know absolutely nothing about this show.
* Disney's ''WesternAnimation/KickButtowski'' is basically a personification of the trope.
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%% * Disney's ''WesternAnimation/KickButtowski'' is basically a personification of the trope.trope. %% ^ Someone mind elaborating on this? ZeroContextExamples are not allowed on the wiki. ^
16th Jan '16 7:46:11 AM UJellyWankstain
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* Captain Tractor's ''The Last Saskatchewan Pirate''. [[YouMakeMeSic It's really]] AllLowercaseLetters.
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* The music video for Captain Tractor's ''The Last Saskatchewan Pirate''. [[YouMakeMeSic It's really]] AllLowercaseLetters.
16th Jan '16 7:42:28 AM UJellyWankstain
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* Captain Tractor's ''The Last Saskatchewan Pirate''. [[YouMakeMeSic It's really]] AllLowercaseLetters. -->captain tractor wishes to assure its audience that no shoppers were harmed during this filming at the palatial west edmonton mall. that also goes for the students who participated in the making of this film. do not try this at home.
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