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12th May '17 7:40:21 AM Vir
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'''Peter''': Cleveland, shut up. I saw something on TV that I want to imitate.

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'''Peter''': '''Peter:''' Cleveland, shut up. I saw something on TV that I want to imitate.
8th May '17 1:08:10 PM bubby3
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Go to a friend's house.

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[[LoopholeAbuse Go to a friend's house.]]
26th Apr '17 1:46:38 PM Mineboot45
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* [[AvertedTrope Averted]] by WebVideo/GamesRepainted: the Repainted team actively encourages fans to do their own repaintings and send them in for the team to play.

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* [[AvertedTrope Averted]] by WebVideo/GamesRepainted: ''WebVideo/GamesRepainted'': the Repainted team actively encourages fans to do their own repaintings and send them in for the team to play.
26th Apr '17 1:45:31 PM Mineboot45
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* Played for laughs in the Music/{{Area 11}} skit [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8MQxwW83_k "Monopoly"]], in which Kogie makes Parv chew his Monopoly houses [[DisproportionateRetribution for failing to bail him out yet again]]. He then tells him to swallow them, at which point the sketch pauses to a mock announcement from LetsPlay/InTheLittleWood telling people not to do this at home, since they will probably die. After he's finished, this exchange happens:

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* Played for laughs in the Music/{{Area 11}} Music/Area11 skit [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8MQxwW83_k "Monopoly"]], in which Kogie makes Parv chew his Monopoly houses [[DisproportionateRetribution for failing to bail him out yet again]]. He then tells him to swallow them, at which point the sketch pauses to a mock announcement from LetsPlay/InTheLittleWood telling people not to do this at home, since they will probably die. After he's finished, this exchange happens:


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* [[AvertedTrope Averted]] by WebVideo/GamesRepainted: the Repainted team actively encourages fans to do their own repaintings and send them in for the team to play.
12th Feb '17 5:45:07 PM merotoker
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=avsOSeXtGAw Ad]] showing a Post-it on a wall supporting a kid/a dog. Brief text says "Just Kidding. Cannot support a child/dog."

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* [[http://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=avsOSeXtGAw Ad]] showing com/watch?v=b5vfwyDaEQM These]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JrRyhhXaV0 ads]] show a Post-it on a wall supporting a kid/a dog. Brief text says "Just Kidding. Cannot support a child/dog."



* A Ride/DisneyThemeParks commercial shows a man in a home-supply store playing [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]] with a welding mask and a flourescent tube as a lightstaber. After he knocks stuff over, the disclaimer reads "Use the Force responsibly."

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* A Ride/DisneyThemeParks commercial shows a man in a home-supply store playing [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]] with a welding mask and a flourescent fluorescent tube as a lightstaber. After he knocks stuff over, the disclaimer reads "Use the Force responsibly."



* During the first season of InitialD, a warning pops up saying to not replicate anything that is being show and to follow traffic laws.

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* During the first season of InitialD, ''Manga/InitialD'', a warning pops up saying to not replicate anything that is being show and to follow traffic laws.



* 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'' ''Series/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.



* In ''Theatre/UniversalsHorrorMakeUpShow'', the hosts say this disclaimer to the kids in the audience, before they begin to demonstrate how various gore effects are done.

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* In ''Theatre/UniversalsHorrorMakeUpShow'', the hosts say this disclaimer to the kids in the audience, before they begin to demonstrate how various gore effects are done. "That's right. Try it at a friend's house."



-->'''Ray:''' Now, I know every time I say donít try this at home you guys are like "Sweet, something I'm gonna try at home! Honey, get me my beer, the [[SelfDeprecation midget on the internet]] is tellin' me not to do somethin' so I gotta do it!"

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-->'''Ray:''' Now, I know every time I say donít try this at home you guys are like "Sweet, something I'm gonna try at home! Honey, get me my beer, the [[SelfDeprecation midget on the internet]] Internet]] is tellin' me not to do somethin' so I gotta do it!"



* Recurring use by the French videomaker [[http://www.youtube.com/user/experimentboyTV/videos Experimentboy]] (mainly in his video descriptions, but sometimes also in the video itself). As his videos essentially consist in playing with fire, destroying things with a lanwmover, cooking dangerous things in microwave ovens, or firing improvised ammunitions (tin cans, nails, dolls, etc) with a spud gun, this is totally justified.

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* Recurring use by the French videomaker [[http://www.youtube.com/user/experimentboyTV/videos Experimentboy]] (mainly in his video descriptions, but sometimes also in the video itself). As his videos essentially consist in playing with fire, destroying things with a lanwmover, lawnmower, cooking dangerous things in microwave ovens, or firing improvised ammunitions (tin cans, nails, dolls, etc) with a spud gun, this is totally justified.



* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gXYDbFvfQ4 In this Youtube video]] a father magically 'shrinks' his dog (introducing the new puppy).

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gXYDbFvfQ4 In this Youtube YouTube video]] a father magically 'shrinks' his dog (introducing the new puppy).



* {{Inverted|Trope}} and [[PlayingWithATrope played with]] in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/{{Gumby}}'' called "Lawn Party", when he and Pokey were watching ''[[StopMotion animated people]]. When Gumby imitates the lawn mowing sequence himself, he wrecks the yard, and a portion of the house!

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* {{Inverted|Trope}} and [[PlayingWithATrope played with]] in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/{{Gumby}}'' called "Lawn Party", when he and Pokey were watching ''[[StopMotion animated people]].people]]''. When Gumby imitates the lawn mowing sequence himself, he wrecks the yard, and a portion of the house!



* In the 1988 [[WesternAnimation/DaffyDuck Daffy Duck]] short ''"The Night of the Living Duck"'' Daffy is acting as a lounge singer for a room filled with famous movie monsters, one of which being a [[Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre Leatherface]]-{{Expy}} using a chainsaw to cut his steak, underneath of him pops up "Warning: Kids! Don't try this at home.".

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* In the 1988 [[WesternAnimation/DaffyDuck Daffy Duck]] WesternAnimation/DaffyDuck short ''"The Night of the Living Duck"'' Daffy is acting as a lounge singer for a room filled with famous movie monsters, one of which being a [[Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre Leatherface]]-{{Expy}} using a chainsaw to cut his steak, underneath of him pops up "Warning: Kids! Don't try this at home.".



* A live stage show at Ride/UniversalStudios in Orlando, Florida, on Horror Movie Make-Up, warns children not to try this at home. "That's right. Try it at a friend's house."
7th Feb '17 4:25:09 AM Medinoc
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* Discussed in ''Webcomic/{{Paranatural}}'', when Max talks about his {{Parkour}} idol [[http://www.paranatural.net/comic/chapter-5-page-178/ Shred Eagle]]:
-->'''Max:''' He'd always say "Don't try this at home, kids!" So me and my friends would go around the city and copy his moves in much more dangerous places.
20th Jan '17 10:07:40 PM ClatoLawa
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* ''Series/AllAussieAdventures'' parodies this in the credits a number of times - the point is not that Russell is a qualified and experienced professional, but that even the producers realise he's dangerously incompetent. For example, "The use of diesel fuel to start a campfire is not recommended unless you want a really ''big'' campfire." In one case, it shows up during the actual episode, during Russell's botched demonstration of applying a pressure bandage after a snake bite.
20th Jan '17 4:42:06 PM FromtheWordsofBR
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20th Jan '17 4:33:52 PM FromtheWordsofBR
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[[caption-width-right:350:In short: [[FantasticAesop Become a cartoon]].]]
1st Jan '17 9:17:38 PM JackG
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-->'''Father:''' Remember kids, don't try this at home.
-->'''Daughter:''' We ''are'' at home!

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-->'''Father:''' Remember kids, don't Don't try this at home.
-->'''Daughter:''' We ''are'' at home!home!
-->'''Father:''' Forget what I just said.
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