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7th Apr '17 6:46:52 PM JMQwilleran
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* In an advertisement for State Farm, a woman sings a jingle to summon her State Farm agent (''Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there!'') who tells her that her State Farm discounts saved her $150, so she's good to buy a fancy purse that she wants. Another woman, who's with her, sings ''I don't have State Farm, but insurance, please find me money'', which summons a fisherman with a dollar at the end of his fishing hook.
-->'''Fisherman''': I got you a dollar! (''woman snatches for it'') Ooh, you almost had it! (''jiggles fishing line'') You gotta be quicker than that. (''chuckles'')
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* In the ''Literature/BerensteinBears'' chapter books, this is just one of the ways the bullies pick on Ferdy.

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* In the ''Literature/BerensteinBears'' ''Literature/TheBerenstainBears'' chapter books, this is just one of the ways the bullies pick on Ferdy.


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* In ''The Ring of Solomon'', a prequel book of ''Literature/TheBartimaeusTrilogy'', Bartimaeus successfully retrieves the titular ring from Ammet, the powerful spirit of Khaba the Cruel. Afterwards, he returns to Jerusalem and takes the form of the shadow of Khaba that Ammet always assumed, pretending to be Ammet who has come to return the ring to Khaba. As he draws closer...
-->''The shadow made as if to drop the Ring into his palm, then at the last moment jerked it out of reach. Khaba swiped for the Ring and missed. He hopped and danced, squeaking with annoyance, but now the shadow raised the Ring high above his head, dangling it teasingly from side to side. "Nearly got it," the shadow said. "Oo, that was a big jump. If only you were a little taller." "What are you doing, slave?" Khaba roared. "Give me the Ring! Give it to me!" The shadow clapped a hand against one of its outsize ears. "Sorry, ugly. [[ICantHearYou Im a bit deaf. What did you say?]]" "Give it to me!" "Nothing would give me greater pleasure." At which the shadow drew back, swung a fist and punched the Egyptian square on the chin, sending him bodily off the floor, whistling backwards through the air, and down onto one of the golden tables, which shattered beneath his sprawling weight.''
31st Jul '16 7:07:00 AM ValarHodoris
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** Another episode has a group of girl bullies doing this with Lisa's shoes. They end up throwing them completely out of reach, forcing Lisa to walk home bearfoot, causing a social worker [[AbuseMistake to think]] she was suffering from BarefootPoverty.

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** Another episode has a group of girl bullies doing this with Lisa's shoes. They end up throwing them completely out of reach, forcing Lisa to walk home bearfoot, barefoot, causing a social worker [[AbuseMistake to think]] she was suffering from BarefootPoverty.
3rd Jul '16 2:05:38 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaStorm'' has a memorable sequence of yoinks as the Wind and Thunder Rangers fight for the Wind Rangers' [[TheObiWan mentor]], currently [[ShapeshifterModeLock a guinea pig]] in a pet ball-sized force field.

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* ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaStorm'' has a memorable sequence of yoinks as the Wind and Thunder Rangers fight for the Wind Rangers' [[TheObiWan mentor]], mentor, currently [[ShapeshifterModeLock a guinea pig]] in a pet ball-sized force field.
21st Jun '16 11:23:47 AM gewunomox
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmatch'' fight between Music/OzzyOsbourne and RobZombie, Ozzy and Mills do this with Rob's brain. (ItMakesSenseInContext, seriously. [[KentBrockmanNews Nick Diamond]] calls it a "game of HotPotato", but Ozzy is trying to keep it away from Rob, so it more fits this Trope.)

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmatch'' fight between Music/OzzyOsbourne and RobZombie, Music/RobZombie, Ozzy and Mills do this with Rob's brain. (ItMakesSenseInContext, seriously. [[KentBrockmanNews Nick Diamond]] calls it a "game of HotPotato", but Ozzy is trying to keep it away from Rob, so it more fits this Trope.)
16th Jun '16 6:16:25 PM HeroGal2347
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* ''ComicBook/DuckTales'': During the "Rightful Owners" arc, Scrooge, the kids, and Launchpad toss the candy-striped ruby back and forth to keep it out of the hands of the bad guys trying to steal it.
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23rd Apr '16 10:39:31 AM mcgrew
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* In the musical ''Theatre/{{Violet}}'', Monty does this after taking Violet's book.
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11th Mar '16 8:41:58 AM erforce
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* ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles 2'' has the title turtles playing keep-away from the Foot with the last canister of mutagenic ooze. It eventually finds its way into Tatsu's hands when one of the defeated Foot lays a staff across the floor, causing Donatello to wipe out.

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* ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles 2'' ''Film/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesIITheSecretOfTheOoze'' has the title turtles playing keep-away from the Foot with the last canister of mutagenic ooze. It eventually finds its way into Tatsu's hands when one of the defeated Foot lays a staff across the floor, causing Donatello to wipe out.
15th Nov '15 4:57:43 PM Macecurb
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--->'''Bart:''' [[SarcasmMode Oh, woes me. My precious uniform.]]

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--->'''Bart:''' [[SarcasmMode Oh, woes woe is me. My precious uniform.]]
2nd Oct '15 4:27:18 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmatch'' fight between OzzyOsbourne and RobZombie, Ozzy and Mills do this with Rob's brain. (ItMakesSenseInContext, seriously. [[KentBrockmanNews Nick Diamond]] calls it a "game of HotPotato", but Ozzy is trying to keep it away from Rob, so it more fits this Trope.)

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/CelebrityDeathmatch'' fight between OzzyOsbourne Music/OzzyOsbourne and RobZombie, Ozzy and Mills do this with Rob's brain. (ItMakesSenseInContext, seriously. [[KentBrockmanNews Nick Diamond]] calls it a "game of HotPotato", but Ozzy is trying to keep it away from Rob, so it more fits this Trope.)
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