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9th Feb '16 1:09:32 PM foxley
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* ''Literature/AlexRider'': In ''Point Blanc'', Alex hides beneath the surface of a lake, breathing through the barrel of a shotgun.
14th Oct '15 10:09:55 AM Larkmarn
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* Robin Hood, in...well, ''Disney/RobinHood''. [[Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon The anthro one.]]

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* Robin Hood, in...well, ''Disney/RobinHood''. [[Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon The anthro one.]]''Disney/RobinHood'', specifically the Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon one with the PettingZooPeople.
14th Oct '15 8:37:11 AM Drgonzo
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** In one of the first Sam and Ralph shorts, Ralph (who is unnamed in this episode) tries to use a reed snorkel to sneak up on the sheep. Sam (who's named Ralph in the short) shoves a stick of dynamite down the reed when he swims by.
7th Oct '15 4:20:25 AM Veanne
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* The hero of the first book of the ''Literature/SienkiewiczTrilogy'' uses this trick to escape from a besieged city.

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* The hero In ''[[Literature/SienkiewiczTrilogy With Fire and Sword]]'' [[TheProtagonist Skrzetuski]] does it to get out of the first book of the ''Literature/SienkiewiczTrilogy'' uses this trick to escape from a besieged city.Zbaraż and BringHelpBack.
11th Aug '15 8:41:32 PM FordPrefect
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* "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Brady#Brady.27s_leap Brady's Leap]]". Sam Brady hid underwater breathing through a reed stem while escaping from Indians.

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* "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Brady#Brady.27s_leap 27s_Leap Brady's Leap]]". Sam Brady hid underwater breathing through a reed stem while escaping from Indians.
14th Jun '15 3:56:03 PM nombretomado
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* JimmyOlsen used this to hide from an assassin during the lead-up to the ''ComicBook/NewKrypton'' storyline, with the added complication that the assassin could read minds. The only explanation Jimmy could think of was that [[SuperPowerSillyPutty all the times his body had been transformed]] over the years had made his brain impossible to read.

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* JimmyOlsen ComicBook/JimmyOlsen used this to hide from an assassin during the lead-up to the ''ComicBook/NewKrypton'' storyline, with the added complication that the assassin could read minds. The only explanation Jimmy could think of was that [[SuperPowerSillyPutty all the times his body had been transformed]] over the years had made his brain impossible to read.
26th May '15 4:09:44 PM Alvin
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** The author, DonaldJSobol, also uses this in a story with Dr. Haledjian.
26th May '15 4:01:12 PM eroock
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* In ''Film/AdeleHasntHadHerDinnerYet'', the villain uses his cigarette holder for this purpose. First it helped him to fake his death in the swamp when the hero though he had drowned. In TheStinger then we see the villain breathing through his cigarette holder while hiding under a heap of coals.
26th May '15 11:11:51 AM eroock
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-->--The Professor, ''GilligansIsland.'' [[NeverSmileAtACrocodile He's correct.]]

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-->--The Professor, -->-- ''The Professor'', ''GilligansIsland.'' [[NeverSmileAtACrocodile He's correct.]]
13th May '15 6:55:41 AM Morgenthaler
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* Orochimaru does it to listen to Team 7 in the Forest of Death in ''{{Naruto}}''; significantly, he isn't underwater.
* Done in ''{{Mahoraba}}'' during a game of hide-and-seek.

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* Orochimaru does it to listen to Team 7 in the Forest of Death in ''{{Naruto}}''; ''Franchise/{{Naruto}}''; significantly, he isn't underwater.
* Done in ''{{Mahoraba}}'' ''Manga/{{Mahoraba}}'' during a game of hide-and-seek.



* This is used to hide from guards in ''IAmAFugitiveFromAChainGang''.
* Ronald Reagan does it in ''CodeOfTheSecretService''
* Chuck Norris did this in one of his ''MissingInAction'' movies. But then, [[Website/ChuckNorrisFacts oxygen needs Chuck Norris to exist.]]

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* This is used to hide from guards in ''IAmAFugitiveFromAChainGang''.
''Film/IAmAFugitiveFromAChainGang''.
* Ronald Reagan does it in ''CodeOfTheSecretService''
''Film/CodeOfTheSecretService''
* Chuck Norris did this in one of his ''MissingInAction'' ''Film/MissingInAction'' movies. But then, [[Website/ChuckNorrisFacts oxygen needs Chuck Norris to exist.]]



* ''ThePhantomOfTheOpera'' (novel version) not only did this, but he would also ''sing'' through it to get people to look overboard so he could pull them under.

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* ''ThePhantomOfTheOpera'' ''Literature/ThePhantomOfTheOpera'' (novel version) not only did this, but he would also ''sing'' through it to get people to look overboard so he could pull them under.



* The hero of the first book of the ''SienkiewiczTrilogy'' uses this trick to escape from a besieged city.
* ''EncyclopediaBrown'' has a story in which Encyclopedia's clue that the story is false is this trope. Being himself, he knows that [[TelevisionIsTryingToKillUs it doesn't work nearly so well]] in RealLife.
* Various ''{{Redwall}}'' characters use {{Reed Snorkel}}s.

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* The hero of the first book of the ''SienkiewiczTrilogy'' ''Literature/SienkiewiczTrilogy'' uses this trick to escape from a besieged city.
* ''EncyclopediaBrown'' ''Literature/EncyclopediaBrown'' has a story in which Encyclopedia's clue that the story is false is this trope. Being himself, he knows that [[TelevisionIsTryingToKillUs it doesn't work nearly so well]] in RealLife.
* Various ''{{Redwall}}'' ''Literature/{{Redwall}}'' characters use {{Reed Snorkel}}s.



* Race Bannon does this while approaching the tribal camp in the ''JonnyQuest'' TOS episode "Pursuit of the Po-Ho".

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* Race Bannon does this while approaching the tribal camp in the ''JonnyQuest'' ''WesternAnimation/JonnyQuest'' TOS episode "Pursuit of the Po-Ho".
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