Twin trope to and an aversion of I Just Shot Marvin in the Face
. A character who is clueless/careless/untrained in firearms safety avoids shooting a gun savvy fellow character because the gun savvy character carefully points the clueless character's gun away from his own face.
(All IJSMITF aversions will need to be moved here)
Anime and Manga:
Live Action TV:
- NCIS: Season 10 episode "Detour" Palmer (No firearms training) finds a handgun. Ducky (Military training from decades ago) finds the gun pointed in his face and carefully pushes it away.
- Webcomic:Exterminatus Now: During the "Secret Lab" arc, one of the scientists is given a handgun. Said gun is repeatedly pointed at one or another of the main cast.