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4th May '16 6:09:39 AM LadyJaneGrey
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* In ''Film/OutrageousFortune'', two drug dealers bribe the protagonists with a lunch box full of money to get them to go away; after they use it to bribe a cabbie and buy airplane tickets, they throw the rest of it behind them in a crowded waiting room to get everyone to rush for it in order to delay the government agents chasing them.
7th Apr '16 1:04:18 PM Morgenthaler
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[[caption-width-right:350:A man so generous it will put a smile on your face.]]
6th Jan '16 9:35:06 PM nombretomado
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* Yoshimitsu (the ''SoulSeries'' one) does this in some of his endings, but only to cover his escape.

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* Yoshimitsu (the ''SoulSeries'' ''VideoGame/SoulSeries'' one) does this in some of his endings, but only to cover his escape.
22nd Dec '15 4:59:33 PM KamenRiderOokalf
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* In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda'' for the NES, every use of the bow costs one Rupee. If you run out of Rupees, the bow is useless until you find more.

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* In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda'' ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaI'' for the NES, every use of the bow costs one Rupee. If you run out of Rupees, the bow is useless until you find more.
10th Dec '15 7:30:56 PM Bissek
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** At least once, [[RagsToRiches former street rat]] Vin expresses her discomfort with throwing away money, in her InternalMonologue, but only when she's using it for NotQuiteFlight. In combat, she knows money does her no good if she doesn't live to spend it.

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** At least once, [[RagsToRiches former street rat]] Vin expresses her discomfort with throwing away money, in her InternalMonologue, but only when she's using it for NotQuiteFlight.NotQuiteFlight (Which is why she eventually switches to using horseshoes). In combat, she knows money does her no good if she doesn't live to spend it.


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* In the between wars arc of the ''Timeline-191'' novels, the Hitler Expy throws away a million dollar bill during a rally as a way of poking fun at the Confederacy's economy and its out of control inflation - the bill he had thrown away had the buying power of a pre-war ''one'' dollar bill at best.
13th Nov '15 7:55:43 AM Mhazard
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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see AbnormalAmmo and ImprobableWeaponUser.

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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see AbnormalAmmo and ImprobableWeaponUser.
13th Nov '15 7:52:59 AM Mhazard
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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see ImprobableWeaponUser.

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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see AbnormalAmmo and ImprobableWeaponUser.
13th Nov '15 7:50:30 AM Mhazard
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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see ImprobableWeaponUSer.

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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see ImprobableWeaponUSer.
ImprobableWeaponUser.
13th Nov '15 7:50:22 AM Mhazard
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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers.

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A variation can happen in a ChaseScene, where a character throws out money for the crowd to block his pursuers.
pursuers, often for the rule of ThrowingTheDistraction. For people who weaponize throwing coins as weapons see ImprobableWeaponUSer.
21st Oct '15 10:04:12 AM Xelloss08
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* In ''Literature/{{Zeroes}}'', while fleeing from pursuit, Mob throws about two thousand dollars worth of bills into the air. Combined with her ability to manipulate the emotions of crowds, this allows her to escape in the chaos.
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