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28th Jun '17 10:32:13 PM PaulA
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* In ''Film/MrAndMrsSmith'', Mrs. Smith assassinates a target in this way.

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* In ''Film/MrAndMrsSmith'', ''Film/MrAndMrsSmith2005'', Mrs. Smith assassinates a target in this way.
20th Jun '17 8:04:40 AM Gosicrystal
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* Garfield does this to [[Franchise/BackToTheFuture Doc Brown]] in ''Fanfic/GarfieldInAlongCameASplut'', but in an [[AccidentallyAccurate unintentionally accurate example]], it doesn't kill him, one of the few things that ''does'' make sense about an otherwise MindScrew of a story.

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* Garfield does this to [[Franchise/BackToTheFuture Doc Brown]] in ''Fanfic/GarfieldInAlongCameASplut'', but in an [[AccidentallyAccurate [[AccidentallyCorrectWriting unintentionally accurate example]], it doesn't kill him, one of the few things that ''does'' make sense about an otherwise MindScrew of a story.
19th Jun '17 4:29:04 AM ChronoLegion
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* In ''Series/SevenDays'', this is Parker's favorite method of dispatching a bad guy, usually with his legs. Notably, he does it to a terrorist in the pilot. Then, some time later, he does it to the terrorist's brother, who has come for revenge.
5th Jun '17 8:39:05 PM PaulA
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** In his short story "Gulf", "Kettle Belly" Baldwin killed a guard this way when he and "Captain Gilead" escaped from the New Age Hotel.

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** In his short story "Gulf", "Literature/{{Gulf}}", "Kettle Belly" Baldwin killed a guard this way when he and "Captain Gilead" escaped from the New Age Hotel.
4th Jun '17 6:00:47 PM gb00393
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* In ''Series/GameOfThrones'', Arya Stark snapped the neck of a pigeon she caught, [[ReducedToRatburgers intending to eat it]]. Other characters like The Hound sometimes snap people's necks in battle.

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* In ''Series/GameOfThrones'', ''Series/GameOfThrones'':
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Arya Stark snapped the neck of a pigeon she caught, [[ReducedToRatburgers intending to eat it]]. it]].
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Other characters like The Hound sometimes snap people's necks in battle.battle.
** This happens to Locke, courtesy of a warged Hodor, bringing his quest to bring back Bran and Rickon to a sudden and unpleasant end. Somehow, we don't feel bad about it.
4th Jun '17 12:05:12 PM Morgenthaler
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* In ''{{Gnoph}}'', Abbey dispatches a {{Mook}} this way early on, demonstrating her superhuman strength.

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* In ''{{Gnoph}}'', ''Webcomic/{{Gnoph}}'', Abbey dispatches a {{Mook}} this way early on, demonstrating her superhuman strength.
29th May '17 3:01:35 PM Shadoboy
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* In ''DrawnTogether'', Captain Hero is trying to find a giant retard that has been destroying the city. He finds a dead man in a car [[WhatAnIdiot and tries to get the information out of him]]. When he gets no response he decides "Maybe a little neck-snapping will jog your memory!" and proceeds to do just that. And when that doesn't work, he decides [[InsaneTrollLogic "Maybe a little spooning will jog your memory!"]]
2nd May '17 9:02:50 AM Damar
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* ''Film/{{Assassins}}'': After Bain is arrested and put in a police car, he disposes of a cop sitting in the driver's seat by kicking out the side window and breaking his neck from behind.

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* ''Film/{{Assassins}}'': After Bain is arrested and put in a police car, he disposes of a cop sitting in the driver's seat by kicking out the side window and breaking his neck from behind.behind, using only one hand in a casual effortless way that suggests the cop's spine was made of cardboard.
16th Apr '17 1:53:53 PM BountyBeast
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** The game has since been updated to allow blunt attacks to pull nearby joints when attacking a body part, meaning blows to the head can pull the victim's neck hard enough to snap the upper spine.

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** The game has since been updated to allow blunt attacks to pull nearby joints when attacking a body part, meaning blows part. A good blow to the head can will not only injure the head itself, but will also pull the victim's neck hard neck, possibly with enough force to snap sever the upper spine.spine. This is assuming [[ChunkySalsaRule the head itself isn't destroyed by the attack.]]
12th Apr '17 12:42:18 PM Killerikala
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* The playable Red Hood in ''VideoGame/BatmanArkhamKnight'' both plays this straight and subverts it. One of his stealth takedowns from behind just quickly snaps his opponent's neck. However, corner takedown victims lose their balance, giving Red Hood enough leverage for a more powerful snap.
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