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2nd Nov '17 9:35:20 PM PaulA
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* One of the PulpMagazine covers for Creator/EdmondHamilton's Captain Future involved the hero's {{Love Interest|s}} strapped to a small RetroRocket while his RobotBuddy tries to cut her free. A later edition had her ''inside'' the one-woman rocket, peering out through a transparent plate as Captain Future fired his raygun at a villain about to pull a large lever, presumably to send her off.

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* One of the PulpMagazine covers for Creator/EdmondHamilton's Captain Future Literature/CaptainFuture involved the hero's {{Love Interest|s}} strapped to a small RetroRocket while his RobotBuddy tries to cut her free. A later edition had her ''inside'' the one-woman rocket, peering out through a transparent plate as Captain Future fired his raygun at a villain about to pull a large lever, presumably to send her off.
2nd Nov '17 1:17:50 AM PaulA
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* One of the [[Creator/EdmondHamilton Captain Future]] PulpMagazine covers involved the hero's {{Love Interest|s}} strapped to a small RetroRocket while his RobotBuddy tries to cut her free. A later edition had her ''inside'' the one-woman rocket, peering out through a transparent plate as Captain Future fired his raygun at a villain about to pull a large lever, presumably to send her off.

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* One of the [[Creator/EdmondHamilton Captain Future]] PulpMagazine covers for Creator/EdmondHamilton's Captain Future involved the hero's {{Love Interest|s}} strapped to a small RetroRocket while his RobotBuddy tries to cut her free. A later edition had her ''inside'' the one-woman rocket, peering out through a transparent plate as Captain Future fired his raygun at a villain about to pull a large lever, presumably to send her off.
16th Aug '17 8:13:42 PM Kartoonkid95
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* Creator/TexAvery's ''Billy Boy'' is a goat who threatens to eat literally everything in front of him. His owner straps him to a big firework rocket which goes all the way to the moon - then his owner watches the moon getting munched out of existence.

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* Creator/TexAvery's ''Billy Boy'' is about a goat who threatens to eat literally eats everything in front of him. His owner straps him the goat to a big firework rocket which goes all the way to the moon - -- then his owner he watches the moon getting munched out of existence.existence.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheProudFamily'': At the end of one episode, Oscar walks in on Bebe and Cece launching a rocket with Puff tied to it.
-->'''Oscar:''' Houston, we have a problem.
23rd Apr '17 3:12:48 PM nombretomado
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* TexAvery's ''Billy Boy'' is a goat who threatens to eat literally everything in front of him. His owner straps him to a big firework rocket which goes all the way to the moon - then his owner watches the moon getting munched out of existence.

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* TexAvery's Creator/TexAvery's ''Billy Boy'' is a goat who threatens to eat literally everything in front of him. His owner straps him to a big firework rocket which goes all the way to the moon - then his owner watches the moon getting munched out of existence.
5th Oct '16 3:54:16 PM LondonKdS
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* Notoriously used on the cover of ''ComicBook/WonderWoman'' #205, with copious sexual innuendo in the pose.
24th Feb '16 10:46:35 AM MegaMarioMan
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* In ''RatchetAndClankGoingCommando'', this is how the masked thief tries to get rid of the protopet.

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* In ''RatchetAndClankGoingCommando'', ''VideoGame/RatchetAndClankGoingCommando'', this is how the masked thief tries to get rid of the protopet.
13th Jan '16 11:44:24 PM eroock
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[[quoteright:300:[[Franchise/WonderWoman http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/wonder_woman_bomb.jpg]]]]

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13th Jan '16 11:50:55 AM TheUnsquished
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[[quoteright:180:[[{{Series/Batman}} http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/rocket4_7882.jpg]][[caption-width-right:180:"It's a damsel for the space age!"]]]]

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28th Dec '15 4:35:27 PM Willbyr
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A related trope is StrappedToABomb and occasionally overlaps. A favorite of evil {{mad scientist}}s everywhere. Compared RocketRide and RidingTheBomb.


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A related trope is StrappedToABomb and SisterTrope to StrappedToABomb; the two can occasionally overlaps.overlap. A favorite of evil {{mad scientist}}s everywhere. Compared RocketRide and RidingTheBomb.

RidingTheBomb.
12th Dec '15 8:56:25 AM billybobfred
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* ''VideoGame/EvilGenius'': Done to John Steele, the British super agent, at the game's climactic final mission where the titular Evil Genius is launching their DoomsdayDevice and the world's agencies pour an endless number of special agents unto the player's island in attempt to thwart your evil schemes. [[TheBadGuyWins It does not end well for Steele...or the world.]]

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* ''VideoGame/EvilGenius'': Done The only way to permanently defeat John Steele, the British S.A.B.R.E. super agent, at is to have him in a holding cell when you push the BigRedButton to finish the game's climactic final mission where the titular Evil Genius is launching their DoomsdayDevice and the world's agencies pour an endless number of special agents unto the player's island in attempt to thwart your evil schemes. [[TheBadGuyWins It does not end well for Steele...or the world.]]]] Pushing the button ends the game with your victory, regardless of where Steele may be at the time, so this is a pure BraggingRightsReward.
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