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19th Jun '16 6:34:36 PM Yendor
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*In ''TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering'', FlavorText for Boros Cluestone: "In case of fire, treachery, citywide riot, political upheaval, or worldwide societal collapse, break glass."




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* ''VideoGame/ZorkGrandInquisitor'' has a glass case marked, "In case of adventure, break glass." It contains a sword, map, and hammer. You can't just take the sword and map; you have to open the case, take the hammer, close the case, [[ExactWords break the glass]], ''then'' take the items.
5th Jun '16 6:37:07 PM MasterofGalaxies4628
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Or, the thing turns out to be totally useless, but it doesn't stop Alice and Ben from using it anyway. Somehow. And it either works or just makes the situation worse.

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Or, the thing turns out to be totally useless, but it doesn't stop Alice and Ben from using it anyway. Somehow. [[MacGyvering Somehow]]. And it either works or just makes the situation worse.worse.

Has nothing to do with [[InCaseOfBossFightBreakGlass breaking glass sections of a boss enemy to destroy it]].
21st Mar '16 4:54:42 PM nombretomado
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* An episode of ''CatDog'' has the titular character travel into an exotic land to suddenly steal the throne from [[CorruptCorporateExecutive Rancid Rabbit]]. Rancid goes back to a case that says, "In Case of Emergency, Break Grass".

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* An episode of ''CatDog'' ''WesternAnimation/CatDog'' has the titular character travel into an exotic land to suddenly steal the throne from [[CorruptCorporateExecutive Rancid Rabbit]]. Rancid goes back to a case that says, "In Case of Emergency, Break Grass".
18th Mar '16 9:08:53 PM Hossmeister
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1st Jan '16 6:25:44 PM mechatroper
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* ''VideoGame/ThiefII'' features an [[YeOldeButcheredeEnglishe amusing variant]]: "In time of peril, breaketh glass."
14th Sep '15 1:55:10 PM Kartoonkid95
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein", when a group of nuns get word of Peter entering a synagogue, they rush toward a case reading "In Case Of Heresy, Break Glass" and smash it to reveal rules behind it.

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein", when a group of nuns get word of Peter entering a synagogue, they rush toward a case reading "In Case Of Heresy, Break Glass" and smash it to reveal rules rulers behind it.


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* In the ''WesternAnimation/CasperTheFriendlyGhost'' short "Ghost Writers", there is a glass case at the Paramount cartoon studio reading "In Case If You're Fired--" [[BlackComedy and containing]] [[DrivenToSuicide a gun]].
7th Jul '15 10:56:14 AM nombretomado
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* ''LooneyTunes''

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* ''LooneyTunes''''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes''
17th Jun '15 2:54:29 PM DaibhidC
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*In the BBC {{Edutainment}} series ''Jigsaw'', the [[HotLine O-Phone]], which was used to summon incompetent superheroes The O-Men, was in a glass case labeled "In Emergency Break Glass". There was no hammer. The way to break the glass was to open the case, use the phone to smash the glass, then put the phone back before using it.
3rd May '15 11:38:07 AM SparkyYoungUpstart
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/ReBoot'' episode "Nullzilla", Phong has an extended CrazyPrepared-plan for a godzilla-sized null monster ramapging through the city. This includes a large weapon in a case that reads "IN CASE OF GIANT NULL MONSTER THREATENING CITY -- BREAK GLASS".
28th Mar '15 6:54:56 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''FamilyGuy'' episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein", when a group of nuns get word of Peter entering a synagogue, they rush toward a case reading "In Case Of Heresy, Break Glass" and smash it to reveal rules behind it.
* In ''TheSimpsons'' Treehouse of Horror V, Homer goes insane after being forced to go a long time without TV or beer. Marge runs across a glass case that says, "In Case of Spousal Insanity, Break Glass", where she finds a baseball bat.

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* In the ''FamilyGuy'' ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein", when a group of nuns get word of Peter entering a synagogue, they rush toward a case reading "In Case Of Heresy, Break Glass" and smash it to reveal rules behind it.
* In ''TheSimpsons'' ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'' Treehouse of Horror V, Homer goes insane after being forced to go a long time without TV or beer. Marge runs across a glass case that says, "In Case of Spousal Insanity, Break Glass", where she finds a baseball bat.
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