Truth in Television, probably. When someone wants to protest something, usually the destruction of a tree or piece of property, they'll often chain themselves to that thing, or otherwise get in the way of whatever they're protesting. Needs a Better Description.
- In one episode of The Thin Blue Line, the officers go to break up a group protesting the building of a bypass. Officer Goody encounters one protester who has tied herself to a tree, and ends up joining her.
- In the Dan Vs. episode "Burgerphile", Dan shackles himself to the front registers of the eponymous fast food restaurant when the manager refuses to correct his order.
Hello, Unknown Troper. You'll need to get known to lend a hand here.