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13th Oct '16 5:46:09 AM LondonKdS
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/AeonFlux'' episode "Thanatophobia", a one-shot character named Sybil is shot in the back. So that she isn't paralysed, Trevor fits her with some kind of prosthesis for her spinal cord that needs regular replacement. Being the somehow-lovable kinky bastard that he is, Trevor takes advantage of this each time to make her orgasm repeatedly by stimulating her spinal cord. (In the original TV broadcast, this was redubbed to show him apparently torturing her for fun, because [[ValuesDissonance that would be so much more tasteful.]])
5th Oct '16 5:38:40 AM Randallw201238
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* In one of the early Warhammer 40,000 novels by Ian Watson ( before the background fluff had been set in stone) the Imperial assassin Melindeh has been conditioned to withstand any form of torture, but she is helpless when the villain takes to overloading the pleasure centers of her brain.
23rd Sep '16 1:16:45 AM morenohijazo
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* ''VideoGame/TheTuringTest'': According to Mikhail, [[spoiler:the MindControlDevice works that way: it conditions the mind through Pavlovian and instrumental conditioning, eliciting feeling of euphoria when the wearer is obedient and dyshoria when the wearer is disobedient.]]
12th Jul '16 5:52:01 PM nombretomado
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* In the 1994 film about AlbertEinstein ''Film/{{IQ}}'', [[Creator/StephenFry James Moreland]] is doing the experiment with the mouse. There are two switches the mouse can press: one that gives him food and one that gives him this trope. The mouse hasn't eaten in three days. Moreland asks Einstein how this could possibly be the case, and Albert simply gives him [[WhatAnIdiot a Look]].

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* In the 1994 film about AlbertEinstein UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein ''Film/{{IQ}}'', [[Creator/StephenFry James Moreland]] is doing the experiment with the mouse. There are two switches the mouse can press: one that gives him food and one that gives him this trope. The mouse hasn't eaten in three days. Moreland asks Einstein how this could possibly be the case, and Albert simply gives him [[WhatAnIdiot a Look]].
10th Jul '16 9:50:01 AM DavidCowie
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Contrast with AgonyBeam.
30th Mar '16 12:11:26 PM Seanette
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* While not strictly related to pleasure, personal electroshock therapy units, such as TENS units, can have this effect by providing almost-instant relief for muscle aches and related pain. So, not truly gratification, at least not when used properly (in fact, you [[PowerPerversionPotential cannot buy one]] without a doctor's note), but instant ''relief''.

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* While not strictly related to pleasure, personal electroshock therapy units, such as TENS units, can have this effect by providing almost-instant relief for muscle aches and related pain. So, not truly gratification, at least not when used properly (in fact, you [[PowerPerversionPotential cannot buy one]] without a doctor's note), properly, but instant ''relief''.
23rd Mar '16 5:35:47 PM RevDave
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--->'''And he kept pressing that button until he died!'''

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--->'''And he kept pressing that -->''"He slammed the button until till he died!'''died."''
23rd Jan '16 8:20:38 PM nombretomado
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* Fuji from ''{{Stormwatch}}'' is an EnergyBeing who's kept in a containment suit so that he doesn't dissipate into nothingness. Due to the conditions of his suit and the constant buffeting of his nervous system by his own energy, he has an orgasm every five minutes. No wonder he's so happy.

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* Fuji from ''{{Stormwatch}}'' ''ComicBook/{{Stormwatch}}'' is an EnergyBeing who's kept in a containment suit so that he doesn't dissipate into nothingness. Due to the conditions of his suit and the constant buffeting of his nervous system by his own energy, he has an orgasm every five minutes. No wonder he's so happy.
22nd Jan '16 4:07:44 PM nombretomado
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* In the 1994 film about AlbertEinstein ''Film/{{IQ}}'', [[StephenFry James Moreland]] is doing the experiment with the mouse. There are two switches the mouse can press: one that gives him food and one that gives him this trope. The mouse hasn't eaten in three days. Moreland asks Einstein how this could possibly be the case, and Albert simply gives him [[WhatAnIdiot a Look]].

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* In the 1994 film about AlbertEinstein ''Film/{{IQ}}'', [[StephenFry [[Creator/StephenFry James Moreland]] is doing the experiment with the mouse. There are two switches the mouse can press: one that gives him food and one that gives him this trope. The mouse hasn't eaten in three days. Moreland asks Einstein how this could possibly be the case, and Albert simply gives him [[WhatAnIdiot a Look]].
13th Jan '16 6:48:37 PM nombretomado
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* The ''SquadronSupreme'' GadgeteerGenius Tom Thumb weaponized this into the [[StunGuns Pacifier Pistols]], which incapacitate with pleasure, so cops wouldn't need lethal weapons. How he's going to keep them from [[PowerPerversionPotential sitting around shooting themselves in the head all day]] is not addressed.

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* The ''SquadronSupreme'' ''ComicBook/SquadronSupreme'' GadgeteerGenius Tom Thumb weaponized this into the [[StunGuns Pacifier Pistols]], which incapacitate with pleasure, so cops wouldn't need lethal weapons. How he's going to keep them from [[PowerPerversionPotential sitting around shooting themselves in the head all day]] is not addressed.
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