History Main / ShameIfSomethingHappened

26th Sep '16 8:17:53 AM CharType
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** Lionel Luthor is also a fan of this trope, and we see him pull it multiple times throughout the series. In fact, [[spoiler:Lionel doing this to the Kents is what caused much of the plot of the series.]]
13th Sep '16 12:42:30 AM DoctorNemesis
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* [[http://members.iglou.com/scarfman/70061518.htm This]] fan cartoon involves [[Film/TheGodfather Don Vito Corleone]], after a NoodleIncident involving [[Series/DoctorWho the Third Doctor]], trying this on the Doctor after the Doctor refuses his offer of 'friendship'. Corleone points out that he has friends who are more powerful than the Doctor can imagine. Amused, the Doctor retorts that he has ''enemies'' who are more powerful than Corleone can imagine.

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* [[http://members.iglou.com/scarfman/70061518.htm This]] fan cartoon involves [[Film/TheGodfather Don Vito Corleone]], after a NoodleIncident involving [[Series/DoctorWho the Third Doctor]], trying this on the Doctor after the Doctor refuses his offer of 'friendship'. Corleone coldly points out that he has friends who are more powerful than the Doctor can imagine. Amused, [[SubvertedTrope Amused]], the Doctor retorts that he has ''enemies'' who are more powerful than Corleone can imagine.
13th Sep '16 12:40:58 AM DoctorNemesis
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* [[http://members.iglou.com/scarfman/70061518.htm This]] fan cartoon involves [[Film/TheGodfather Don Vito Corleone]], after a NoodleIncident involving [[Series/DoctorWho the Third Doctor]], trying this on the Doctor after the Doctor refuses his offer of 'friendship'. Corleone points out that he has friends who are more powerful than the Doctor can imagine. Amused, the Doctor retorts that he has ''enemies'' who are more powerful than Corleone can imagine.
17th Aug '16 1:31:03 PM Anddrix
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* In ''Film/JupiterAscending'', after kidnapping [[spoiler:Jupiter's family]], Mr. Knight never admits to kidnapping them, but merely offers to help ensure their safety if his demands are met.
13th Aug '16 10:38:20 PM BunnyStar
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Then the Bad Guy rattles off a few offhand remarks about how beautiful the Good Guy's wife, child, house, dog, mother, whole family, etc. are. [[TheVillainKnowsWhereYouLive He shows recent photos of the lovely person or thing in question,]] and perhaps a copy of personal information the Good Guy thought was secret. And then comments offhandedly that "It'd be a shame if <something bad> were to happen to it/them."

The clear implication is if the Good Guy doesn't give the Bad Guy what he wants, <something bad> ''will'' happen to it/them.

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Then the Bad Guy rattles off a few offhand remarks about how beautiful the Good Guy's wife, child, house, dog, mother, whole family, etc. are. [[TheVillainKnowsWhereYouLive He shows recent photos of the lovely person or thing in question,]] and perhaps a copy of personal information the Good Guy thought was secret. And then comments offhandedly that "It'd be a shame if <something bad> something bad were to happen to it/them."

The clear implication is if the Good Guy doesn't give the Bad Guy what he wants, <something bad> something bad ''will'' happen to it/them.
29th Jul '16 5:38:23 PM Karxrida
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* In ''JakAndDaxterThePrecursorLegacy'', a gambler lost his pants to a gambling debt, and [[BankruptcyBarrel wears a barrel instead]]. During Instant Grat's LetsPlay of it:

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* In ''JakAndDaxterThePrecursorLegacy'', ''VideoGame/JakAndDaxterThePrecursorLegacy'', a gambler lost his pants to a gambling debt, and [[BankruptcyBarrel wears a barrel instead]]. During Instant Grat's LetsPlay of it:
19th Jul '16 8:45:29 PM JackG
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* ''Series/DropTheDeadDonkey''. PlayedForLaughs when Gus Hedges is forcing George Dent to testify favourably during a lawsuit. He threatens to have George's house bulldozed by the CorruptCorporateExecutive who owns Globelink News, and even holds up a picture of the house during the trial to encourage him.
5th Jul '16 5:24:34 PM ShorinBJ
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* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}}'', mob boss Tony Dracon runs a protection racket and blows up the buildings that don't pay. As a gargoyle, who are sworn to protect, Goliath is driven into a rage over something like this.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}}'', mob boss Tony Dracon runs a protection racket and blows up the buildings that don't pay. As a gargoyle, who are sworn to protect, sees protecting the innocent as a sacred duty, Goliath is driven into a rage angry over something like this.someone doing this and calling it protection.
5th Jul '16 5:17:44 PM ShorinBJ
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* The origin of [[ComicBook/{{Nightwing}} Dick Grayson]] involves this. Mob boss Tony Zucoo uses this on the Ringmaster, and after being thrown out partially cuts the ropes for the Graysons' trapeze. The rope breaks when Dick's parents are using it, and they fall to their deaths.

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* The origin of [[ComicBook/{{Nightwing}} Dick Grayson]] involves this. Mob boss Tony Zucoo Zucco uses this on the Ringmaster, and after being thrown out partially cuts the ropes for the Graysons' trapeze. The rope breaks when Dick's parents are using it, and they fall to their deaths.
4th Jun '16 6:47:56 PM AuraXtreme
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('''Priscilla:''' Huh?

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('''Priscilla:''' '''Priscilla:''' Huh?


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-->'''Hunter:''' Nice place you've got here, Sally Mullin. Very pretty. Built of wood, isn't it? Been a while if I remember right. Good dry seasoned timber by now. [[KillItWithFire Burns exceedingly well, I'm told.]]
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