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* Coroner Fatty from ''ComicBook/InspectorCanardo'' unsurprisingly take chocolate box from Canardo in exchange of his help.
3rd Sep '16 10:17:56 PM Gamermaster
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* In ''Manga/KobayashiSanChiNoMaidDragon'', Kobayashi [[SweetTooth offered Elma sweets]] if she'd help Tooru defeat [[AxCrazy Iruru]].

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* In ''Manga/KobayashiSanChiNoMaidDragon'', Kobayashi [[SweetTooth offered Elma sweets]] if she'd help Tooru defeat [[AxCrazy Iruru]]. Tooru also offered her 10 cream puffs if she would go away in her introductory chapter (it worked)


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* ''Manga/KaguyaSamaWaKokurasetai'':
** One chapter has Kaguya and Fujiwara reprimanding Shirogane for trying to eat instant ramen in the student council office. Fujiwara quickly joins his side when he gives her one of the instant ramen.
** Another chapter has Fujiwara giving Shirogane a soda as a bribe to increase her club's funding.
21st Aug '16 12:22:54 AM JackG
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* In ''The New Centurions'' the police have been ordered to crack down on street prostitution. The veteran cop pulls up in a paddy wagon brandishing a bottle of booze, so the hookers will go along willingly.

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* In ''The New Centurions'' the police have been ordered to crack down on street prostitution. The veteran cop pulls up in a paddy wagon brandishing a bottle of booze, so the hookers will go along willingly.
willingly. [[BatmanGambit Once the hookers are too drunk to work the streets, the police let them go]].




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* ''Between Silk and Cyanide''. Leo Mark's relatives provide him with cakes for his superiors, so they won't post him to the front line (they don't know that he's a codebreaker, who'll never get posted there for security reasons). This leads to a RunningGag when various VIP's are impressed by his delicious cream cakes, demanding to know where he got them in a rationed WW2 Britain.
20th Aug '16 10:59:28 AM SomberCaelifera
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* Templeton the rat in ''Literature/CharlottesWeb'' only helps out Wilbur and the others when it's pointed out to him that if Wilbur is taken away to be slaughtered, the trough that is Templeton's primary source of food will be empty. Templeton also only travels to the fair with them when the others tell him that fairgrounds are a smorgasboard of leftovers. Finally, Templeton initially refuses to [[spoiler:help carry Charlotte's egg sac]] until Wilbur offers to let him eat first from his trough for the rest of his life.

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* Templeton the rat in ''Literature/CharlottesWeb'' only helps out Wilbur and the others when it's pointed out to him that if Wilbur is taken away to be slaughtered, the trough that is Templeton's primary source of food will be empty. Templeton also only travels to the fair with them when the others tell him that fairgrounds are a smorgasboard smorgasbord of leftovers. Finally, Templeton initially refuses to [[spoiler:help carry Charlotte's egg sac]] until Wilbur offers to let him eat first from his trough for the rest of his life.



* ''Series/PersonOfInterest''. "The Cold War" opens with Harold Finch annoying an Asian food vender with an [[WackyCravings overly-specific sandwich order]]. He brings the sandwich back to their secret headquarters and nervously presents it as a peace offering to [[TokenEvilTeammate Shaw]], currently handcuffed to a bench and not happy about it.

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* ''Series/PersonOfInterest''. "The Cold War" opens with Harold Finch annoying an Asian food vender vendor with an [[WackyCravings overly-specific sandwich order]]. He brings the sandwich back to their secret headquarters and nervously presents it as a peace offering to [[TokenEvilTeammate Shaw]], currently handcuffed to a bench and not happy about it.



* In ''Theatre/TheBirds'' by Creator/{{Aristophanes}}, the promise of a meal of roasted poultry is enough for Heracles to give away the sceptre of Zeus to the birds, thus ceding them the rule over the world.

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* In ''Theatre/TheBirds'' by Creator/{{Aristophanes}}, the promise of a meal of roasted poultry is enough for Heracles to give away the sceptre scepter of Zeus to the birds, thus ceding them the rule over the world.



* In ''VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}}'', Shiki regularly uses curry bread to get [[{{Meganekko}} Ciel]] to talk to him.


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* In ''VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}}'', Shiki regularly uses curry bread to get [[{{Meganekko}} Ciel]] to talk to him.
16th Aug '16 7:43:07 PM PaulA
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* [[Literature/VorkosiganSaga Miles Vorkosigan]] is known to use [[SupremeChef Ma Kosti's]] cooking to bribe people, though this tends to lead to half-joking threats to kidnap her.

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* [[Literature/VorkosiganSaga In the later books of the ''Literature/VorkosiganSaga'', Miles Vorkosigan]] Vorkosigan is known to use [[SupremeChef Ma Kosti's]] cooking to bribe people, though this tends to lead to half-joking threats to kidnap her.
31st Jul '16 8:55:02 AM Hjortron18
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* In ''Film/{{Kopps}}'', the police officers bribe Göran the alcoholic with a bottle of Vodka to [[ItMakesSenseInContext make him steal a package of sausages at the local supermarket.]]

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* In ''Film/{{Kopps}}'', the police officers bribe Göran the alcoholic [[TheAlcoholic Göran]] with a bottle of Vodka to [[ItMakesSenseInContext make him steal a package of sausages at the local supermarket.]]
28th Jul '16 3:19:37 PM rjd1922
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* In ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney'', the lunch lady witness Angel Starr is fond of offering people lunches to get them on her side. At one point, she offers the judge a triple-decker lunchbox if he allows her to testify one more time. [[{{Cloudcuckoolander}} He agrees without a second thought.]]


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* In ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney'', the lunch lady witness Angel Starr is fond of offering people lunches to get them on her side. At one point, she offers the judge a triple-decker lunchbox if he allows her to testify one more time. [[{{Cloudcuckoolander}} He agrees without a second thought.]]
19th Jun '16 6:58:41 PM LadyJaneGrey
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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', Fat Cat ships in a gang of nutty fruit bats from Jamaica to use as jewel thieves, paying them with fruit. Even he is amazed at how easy it is:

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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/ChipNDaleRescueRangers'', Fat Cat ships in a gang of [[WelcomeToTheCaribbeanMon nutty fruit bats from Jamaica Jamaica]] to use as jewel thieves, paying them with fruit. Even he is amazed at how easy it is:
28th May '16 7:59:13 AM DannWoolf
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* In ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'', Bulma takes Whis to various restaurants to convince him to protect Bulma's family if Beerus ever tries to destroy the Earth again. And Vegeta bribes Whis with instant ramen to get Whis to train him.
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