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10th Dec '17 3:42:23 PM Bissek
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* At the climax of ''Film/ThoseMagnificentMenInTheirFlyingMachines'', Orville was winning in the final stretch when he veered off to rescue the Italian in 3rd place, who was about to crash. This gave the race to Richard, who decides to split the prize money with his rival because he knew exactly why Orville did it.
28th Nov '17 11:54:20 AM infernape612
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-> '''J. Jonah Jameson:''' Parker! Where were you fifteen minutes ago? There's a Latverian diplomat landing in the city by helicopter, and I need a photo! Now get over there like your job depended on it!
-> '''Peter Parker:''' Got it, Mr. Jameson.
-> '''Bystander:''' Help! Martians are robbing the Speedee Mart!
-> '''Spider-Man:''' Alien invaders holding up a convenience store... This I have to see.
-->-- ''VideoGame/SpiderMan2'' (Videogame)

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-> '''J. ->'''J. Jonah Jameson:''' Parker! Where were you fifteen minutes ago? There's a Latverian diplomat landing in the city by helicopter, and I need a photo! Now get over there like your job depended on it!
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'''Peter Parker:''' Got it, Mr. Jameson.
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'''Bystander:''' Help! Martians are robbing the Speedee Mart!
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'''Spider-Man:''' Alien invaders holding up a convenience store... This I have to see.
-->-- ''VideoGame/SpiderMan2'' (Videogame)
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14th Sep '17 7:48:55 AM rjd1922
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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Landy John Landy]] at the 1956 Australian National Championships in athletics. He was leading in the 1500 metres final. Fellow runner Ron Clarke tripped and fell, and Landy doubled back to help him up. [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome He went on to win the race.]]
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* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Landy John Landy]] at the 1956 Australian National Championships in athletics. He was leading in the 1500 metres final. Fellow runner Ron Clarke tripped and fell, and Landy doubled back to help him up. [[SugarWiki/AwesomeMoments He went on to win the race.]]
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3rd Jun '17 12:49:14 AM Killerikala
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27th May '17 9:57:35 PM unclebubba62
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* In the 1993 film ''Film/TheFugitive'', while on the run, Dr. Kimble is in a hospital as part of his search for the one-armed man. He notices that a child has been misdiagnosed and will die if not given immediate surgery. He changes the orders on the kid's chart and saves his life. The problem with this? He was masquerading as a janitor at the time. [[spoiler: This ultimately works to Kimble's benefit, as [[SympatheticInspectorAntagonist the US Marshall assigned to recapturing him]] begins to question whether someone who'd take a risk like that for a complete stranger is ''really'' guilty of murder.]]

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* In the 1993 film ''Film/TheFugitive'', while on the run, Dr. Kimble is in a hospital as part of his search for the one-armed man. He notices that a child has been misdiagnosed and will die if not given immediate surgery. He changes the orders on the kid's chart and saves his life. The problem with this? He was masquerading as a janitor at the time. [[spoiler: This ultimately works to Kimble's benefit, as [[SympatheticInspectorAntagonist the US Marshall Marshal assigned to recapturing him]] begins to question whether someone who'd take a risk like that for a complete stranger is ''really'' guilty of murder.]]
4th May '17 11:57:43 AM Vir
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4th May '17 11:57:22 AM Vir
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4th May '17 11:51:07 AM Vir
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Cars}}'': In the final tiebreaker race, Lightning [=McQueen=] [[spoiler:gives up winning in order to help Strip Weathers, who had just suffered a serious crash]]. Lightning comes in last place, but scores the sponsorship he wanted, while the racecar that caused the crash wins, but gets booed and known as a cheater.
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* WesternAnimation/Ben10 : Vilgax exploits this trope and Ben's ChronicHeroSyndrome in the episode "Secrets" by destroying a city to lure the hero there.

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* WesternAnimation/Ben10 : ''WesternAnimation/Ben10'': Vilgax exploits this trope and Ben's ChronicHeroSyndrome in the episode "Secrets" by destroying a city to lure the hero there.



* ''WesternAnimation/{{Cars}}'': In the final tiebreaker race, Lightning [=McQueen=] [[spoiler:gives up winning in order to help Strip Weathers, who had just suffered a serious crash]]. Lightning comes in last place, but scores the sponsorship he wanted, while the racecar that caused the crash wins, but gets booed and known as a cheater.



* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Arthur}}'' episode "You Are Arthur", Arthur tries his hardest to outrun the Brain but falls behind after he stops to help Muffy after she trips and hits the roadblocks. He doesn't win but does get featured in the newspaper, which he considers a better reward thus.

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* In the ''{{WesternAnimation/Arthur}}'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' episode "You Are Arthur", Arthur tries his hardest to outrun the Brain but falls behind after he stops to help Muffy after she trips and hits the roadblocks. He doesn't win but does get featured in the newspaper, which he considers a better reward thus.
4th May '17 11:49:12 AM Vir
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9th Apr '17 11:49:24 AM Kazmahu
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* Defied in ''VideoGame/TalesOfBerseria''. Velvet has one goal - kill the BigBad - and anything else is wasted time. She will consider doing jobs for tangible progress towards this goal, but since she's the main character, these become main quest objectives. Sidequests? The rest of the party has to drag her into them kicking and screaming.

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* Defied in ''VideoGame/TalesOfBerseria''. Velvet has one goal - kill the BigBad - and anything else is wasted time. She will consider doing jobs for tangible progress towards this goal, but since she's the main character, these become main quest objectives. Sidequests? The rest of the party has to drag her into them kicking and screaming. It's not until right before the final dungeon that the right combination of CharacterDevelopment and [[TakeYourTime lack of time pressure]] coincide to persuade Velvet to take the blinkers off and let her companions resolve some of their personal quests.
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