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12th Sep '17 3:16:35 PM N.Harmonik
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10th Sep '17 9:29:56 PM Doug86
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** Hulk has at least once defeated Mr. Fantastic of ''Comicbook/TheFantasticFour'' by tying him in knots.

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** Hulk has at least once defeated Mr. Fantastic of ''Comicbook/TheFantasticFour'' the ''Comicbook/FantasticFour'' by tying him in knots.
25th Aug '17 12:52:55 AM Adept
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* ''Literature/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' has Plimpies: fish-like creatures with two legs who nibble on the feet and clothing of unsuspecting swimmers. They are considered as pests by the merfolk, who will tie their legs into knots and letting them drift away to get rid off them.
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15th Jul '17 2:57:21 PM Kartoonkid95
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2nd Apr '17 3:27:30 PM LondonKdS
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* In ''VisualNovel/BurlyMenAtSea'', the brothers can tame a Kraken by tying two of its tentacles together.
19th Jan '17 6:38:41 PM worldofdrakan
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** Ben (as Crashhopper) also does this to Kuphulu, one of Zs'Skayr's henchmen, by tying him up in his own bandages. He gets [[LockedUpAndLeftBehind left behind]] as well, adding insult to injury.

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** Ben (as Crashhopper) also does this to Kuphulu, [[{{Mummy}} Kuphulu]], one of Zs'Skayr's henchmen, by tying him up in his own bandages. He gets [[LockedUpAndLeftBehind left behind]] as well, adding insult to injury.
19th Jan '17 6:38:13 PM worldofdrakan
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** Ben (as Crashhopper) also does this to Kuphulu, one of Zs'Skayr's henchmen, by tying him up in his own bandages. He gets [[LockedUpAndLeftBehind left behind]] as well, adding insult to injury.
16th Jun '16 12:00:13 PM StFan
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* Comicbook/TheIncredibleHulk has at least once defeated Mr. Fantastic of ''Comicbook/TheFantasticFour'' by tying him in knots. He also tied Doc Ock's arms into knots in retaliation for the beating he received in a Sinister Six storyline.

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* Comicbook/TheIncredibleHulk ''ComicBook/IncredibleHulk''
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has at least once defeated Mr. Fantastic of ''Comicbook/TheFantasticFour'' by tying him in knots. knots.
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He also tied Doc Ock's arms into knots in retaliation for the beating he received in a Sinister Six ''Sinister Six'' storyline.




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* In ''Disney/TheJungleBook'', Mowgli pushes Kaa's coils off a tree and he collapses on the ground in a tangled heap. As he crawls away, his tail ends up tied in a knot, which gets snagged and trips him up.
* In ''Disney/RobinHood'', Prince John punishes Sir Hiss by tying a knot on his throat, then later by tying him around a pole.



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* ''The Adventures of Theatre/TheLeagueOfSTEAM'': In "Tall Tails" three men boast of their encounters with a kraken, including one man who claims he defeated it by tying its tentacles in a nice square knot. [[RightBehindMe While he's talking, a kraken attacks]], but as the man only has one arm now, he's got a good excuse not to volunteer to fight it off. "I need two arms for that!"

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* ''The Adventures of Theatre/TheLeagueOfSTEAM'': In "Tall Tails" Tails", three men boast of their encounters with a kraken, including one man who claims he defeated it by tying its tentacles in a nice square knot. [[RightBehindMe While he's talking, a kraken attacks]], but as the man only has one arm now, he's got a good excuse not to volunteer to fight it off. "I need two arms for that!"

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* In ''Disney/TheJungleBook'', Mowgli pushes Kaa's coils off a tree and he collapses on the ground in a tangled heap. As he crawls away, his tail ends up tied in a knot, which gets snagged and trips him up.
* In ''Disney/RobinHood'', Prince John punishes Sir Hiss by tying a knot on his throat, then later by tying him around a pole.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': In a WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror epsiode, Bart becomes a RubberMan calling himself "Stretch Dude." At one point the BigBad has SD and [[CuteBruiser Clobber Girl (Lisa)]] suspended over a vat of boiling lucite, tied there with Stretch Dude's own arms.
* While the tentacle monster in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'s'' "Beast with a Billion Backs" was not defeated this way, this method or a similar one was used to delay Leela's capture to it.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': In a WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror ''WesternAnimation/TreehouseOfHorror'' epsiode, Bart becomes a RubberMan calling himself "Stretch Dude." At one point the BigBad has SD and [[CuteBruiser Clobber Girl (Lisa)]] suspended over a vat of boiling lucite, tied there with Stretch Dude's own arms.
* While the tentacle monster in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'s'' "Beast with a Billion Backs" was is not defeated this way, this method or a similar one was is used to delay Leela's capture to it.


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9th Jun '16 3:49:33 PM Willbyr
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7th Jun '16 4:17:34 PM eroock
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