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26th Sep '16 5:30:28 PM comicwriter
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* {{Lampshaded}} and PlayedForLaughs in Comicbook/ScottSnydersBatman. Jim Gordon and Harvey Bullock are discussing whether or not Jim has what it takes to be the new Batman, but after seeing that one of the other candidates is a young cop whose wife just gave birth to a baby, Bullock immediately concludes that it has to be Jim.

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* {{Lampshaded}} and PlayedForLaughs in Comicbook/ScottSnydersBatman. Scott Snyder's ''Comicbook/{{Batman}}''. Jim Gordon and Harvey Bullock are discussing whether or not Jim has what it takes to be the new Batman, but after seeing that one of the other candidates is [[TemptingFate a young cop whose wife just gave birth to a baby, baby]], Bullock immediately concludes that it has to be Jim.
26th Sep '16 5:29:10 PM comicwriter
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* {{Lampshaded}} and PlayedForLaughs in Comicbook/ScottSnydersBatman. Jim Gordon and Harvey Bullock are discussing whether or not Jim has what it takes to be the new Batman, but after seeing that one of the other candidates is a young cop whose wife just gave birth to a baby, Bullock immediately concludes that it has to be Jim.
25th Sep '16 1:17:50 PM Daremo
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* ''Anime/{{Mobile Suit Gundam 0083}}'' combines Retirony with HisNameIs to make it blindingly obvious that the character in question is gonna bite it. South Burning opens an episode with his annual physical, where the doctor comments that he should consider retiring soon. Later in the episode Burning muses on getting in touch with his estranged wife after the Zeon remnants are defeated. That's when the HisNameIs element kicks in...

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* ''Anime/{{Mobile Suit ''[[Anime/MobileSuitGundam0083StardustMemory Gundam 0083}}'' 0083]]'' combines Retirony with HisNameIs to make it blindingly obvious that the character in question is gonna bite it. South Burning opens an episode with his annual physical, where the doctor comments that he should consider retiring soon. Later in the episode Burning muses on getting in touch with his estranged wife after the Zeon remnants are defeated. That's when the HisNameIs element kicks in...
25th Sep '16 1:07:28 PM Daremo
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* ''Anime/{{Gundam 0083}}'' combines Retirony with HisNameIs to make it blindingly obvious that the character in question is gonna bite it. South Burning opens an episode with his annual physical, where the doctor comments that he should consider retiring soon. Later in the episode Burning muses on getting in touch with his estranged wife after the Zeon remnants are defeated. That's when the HisNameIs element kicks in...

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* ''Anime/{{Gundam ''Anime/{{Mobile Suit Gundam 0083}}'' combines Retirony with HisNameIs to make it blindingly obvious that the character in question is gonna bite it. South Burning opens an episode with his annual physical, where the doctor comments that he should consider retiring soon. Later in the episode Burning muses on getting in touch with his estranged wife after the Zeon remnants are defeated. That's when the HisNameIs element kicks in...
18th Sep '16 12:07:25 PM surgoshan
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* Parodied in [[http://www.smbc-comics.com/comic/halloween-feast this comic]] from ''Webcomic/SaturdayMorningBreakfastCereal''. You'll have to click the votey (the big red button under the comic) to see it. That turkey was one day away from retirement.
14th Sep '16 12:02:15 PM comicwriter
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* The opening arc of ''Comicbook/DetectiveComicsRebirth'' has [[Comicbook/{{Robin}} Tim Drake]] deciding that he wants to retire from crime fighting so he can attend college and try to live a normal life. He ends up performing a HeroicSacrifice to save hundreds of people, and the story ends with Bruce breaking down after finding Tim's acceptance letter. [[spoiler: Subverted when it later turns out that Tim survived, but is now being held captive by Mr. Oz.]]
12th Sep '16 5:27:22 PM comicwriter
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* In an ''ComicBook/UltimateMarvel'' example, a middle-aged ex-assassin is seen playing with his grandchildren before being called out of retirement to kill Nick Fury. It's a trap and he gets killed.

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* In an ''ComicBook/UltimateMarvel'' example, a middle-aged ex-assassin is seen playing with his grandchildren before being called out of retirement to kill Nick Fury.Comicbook/NickFury. It's a trap and he gets killed.
12th Sep '16 2:47:30 PM comicwriter
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* In ''Comicbook/CivilWarII'' #0, UsefulNotes/BarrackObama suggests that Comicbook/WarMachine retire and enter a career in politics, arguing that he's not getting any younger and won't be able to be an Avenger forever. War Machine is then killed by Comicbook/{{Thanos}} a short time later, which kicks off the main conflict of the series.

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* In ''Comicbook/CivilWarII'' #0, UsefulNotes/BarrackObama UsefulNotes/BarackObama suggests that Comicbook/WarMachine retire and enter a career in politics, arguing that he's not getting any younger and won't be able to be an Avenger forever. War Machine is then killed by Comicbook/{{Thanos}} a short time later, which kicks off the main conflict of the series.
12th Sep '16 2:46:55 PM comicwriter
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* In ''Comicbook/CivilWarII'' #0, UsefulNotes/BarrackObama suggests that Comicbook/WarMachine retire and enter a career in politics, arguing that he's not getting any younger and won't be able to be an Avenger forever. War Machine is then killed by Comicbook/{{Thanos}} a short time later, which kicks off the main conflict of the series.
8th Sep '16 8:50:34 PM Argon2
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* In episode 8 of ''Anime/Danganronpa3: Despair'', Yukizome reassures a concerned Ryota that she will definitely be victorious against [[spoiler:Junko]], that everything will be fine, and that when Yukizome returns they can chill out and watch anime together. [[spoiler:Junko doesn't kill Yukizome, but she might as well have.]]
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