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2nd Mar '17 7:00:21 AM NoxSky12599
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* Lampshaded and Defied in the Creator/PeterWeller / Creator/RobertHays film ''[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fifty/Fifty_(1992_film) Fifty/Fifty]]''. The pair are getting ready to go up against a large group of soldiers that have them pinned down, and plan to begin their counter-assault with a barrage of grenades. Jake (Weller) takes a grenade in each hand and pulls the pins with his fingers. Sam (Hays) had earlier been shot in the shoulder and held a grenade in his one good hand, attempting this trope. It doesn't work.
-->'''Sam''': ''(winces)'' OW! I damn near chipped a tooth! ''(to Jake)'' Here, pull this for me.\\
'''Jake''': ''(rolls his eyes and pulls the pin on Sam's grenade)''
22nd Nov '16 3:11:48 AM VanessaE
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* Played with in ''Film/SilentMovie'', where [[spoiler:Dom Bell dispenses a can of soda from a vending machine, removes its pull-tab with his teeth, and tosses it like a grenade, injuring one of the mooks with the explosion.]]
14th Nov '16 1:29:17 PM eroock
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* Done in ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService'' by the terrorist in the ActionPrologue as part of his PineappleSurprise. Cue Eggsy's father JumpingOnAGrenade to save Harry.
5th Nov '16 3:44:01 PM foxley
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* Solid Snake pulls grenade pins with his teeth in the original ''VideGame/MetalGearSolid'' but later games show the correct method instead.

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* Solid Snake pulls grenade pins with his teeth in the original ''VideGame/MetalGearSolid'' ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid'' but later games show the correct method instead.
5th Nov '16 11:54:15 AM LordAndrew
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* Solid Snake pulls grenade pins with his teeth in the original ''VideGame/MetalGearSolid'' but later games show the correct method instead.
26th Sep '16 4:08:53 AM JackG
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* ''Anime/DominionTankPolice''. Leona Ozaki yanks out a grenade pin with her teeth, then to maintain symmetry, shoves the grenade in the mouth of a drug dealer [[JackBauerInterrogationTechnique who's proving reluctant to talk.]]
26th Aug '16 4:46:33 PM jormis29
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* Martin Short's character in ''Three Fugitives'' does this during the bank robbery. In the process, he rips his pantyhose mask.

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* Martin Short's character in ''Three Fugitives'' ''Film/ThreeFugitives'' does this during the bank robbery. In the process, he rips his pantyhose mask.
13th Jun '16 5:03:55 AM foxley
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* WesternAnimation/TheTick: The [[EvilChef Breadmaster]] arms an explosive dinner roll by taking a bite out of the roll before tossing it.

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* WesternAnimation/TheTick: ''WesternAnimation/TheTick'': The [[EvilChef Breadmaster]] arms an explosive dinner roll by taking a bite out of the roll before tossing it.
12th Jun '16 10:22:28 PM MenaceofMysterio
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* WesternAnimation/TheTick: The [[EvilChef Breadmaster]] arms an explosive dinner roll by taking a bite out of the roll before tossing it.
8th Jun '16 3:30:03 AM foxley
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* Bolly Quinn is shown doing this is the 'meet the gang' page of ''ComicBook/HarleyQuinn and Her Gang of Harleys'' #1.
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