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* The Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse has the use of Electric Judgment by the Jedi. [[DoubleStandard The only difference it seems to have from Force Lightning]] is that it is often not intended to be lethal. And that most Jedi frown on its use, while all Sith think it's peachy.

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The Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse has the use of Electric Judgment by the Jedi. [[DoubleStandard The only difference it seems to have from Force Lightning]] is that it is often not intended to be lethal. And that most Jedi frown on its use, while all Sith think it's peachy.



** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS30E17E18TheEndOfTime "The End of Time"]]: [[spoiler:The Master's]] [[CameBackWrong botched]] resurrection leaves him with the ability to fling lightning bolts. Most memorably, he uses it on the true BigBad near the end while getting revenge on him.



* In ''Series/TheMentalist'' episode ''Ball of Fire'', Jane is kidnapped by the daughter of a murderer he caught, who has since died in prison. The daughter has some pretty strong feelings about this that she communicates to Jane via cattleprod.



* In ''Series/TheMentalist'' episode ''Ball of Fire'', Jane is kidnapped by the daughter of a murderer he caught, who has since died in prison. The daughter has some pretty strong feelings about this that she communicates to Jane via cattleprod.



-->(O'Brien) Would you like one of these to smoke?
--> (Smoth) No, thank you. (politely refuses)
--> (O'Brien) Well, would you like one of ''these'' to smoke?
--> (Smoth) No, thank you.
--> (O'Brien, losing patience) Look, we've got to put the electrodes ''somewhere!''

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-->(O'Brien) -->'''O'Brien:''' Would you like one of these to smoke?
--> (Smoth)
smoke?\\
'''Smoth:''' ''[politely refuses]''
No, thank you. (politely refuses)
--> (O'Brien)
you.\\
'''O'Brien:'''
Well, would you like one of ''these'' to smoke?
--> (Smoth)
smoke?\\
'''Smoth:'''
No, thank you.
--> (O'Brien, losing patience)
you.\\
'''O'Brien:''' ''[losing patience]''
Look, we've got to put the electrodes ''somewhere!''






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* In ''WebComic/HolidayWars'', The EasterBunny has a remote that zaps and electrocutes AprilFoolsDay, as seen [[http://www.th3rdworld.com/web-comic/Holiday-Wars/episode/Holiday-Wars-Episode-41 in this strip]].

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* In ''WebComic/HolidayWars'', The the EasterBunny has a remote that zaps and electrocutes AprilFoolsDay, as seen [[http://www.th3rdworld.com/web-comic/Holiday-Wars/episode/Holiday-Wars-Episode-41 in this strip]].

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* ''Film/ABCsOfDeath2'': During the attempt to [[CureYourGays cure the man's gayness]] in J [[spoiler:is for Jesus]]", the fundamentalists apply jumper leads connected to a car battery and apply them to his genitals.


* Done to Bruce Morgenholt in ''VideoGame/SplinterCellChaosTheory'', Sam arrives too late to do anything, and finds him suspended above a bathtub having endured a very long torture. Players will hear his screams before they get to him.

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* Done to Bruce Morgenholt in ''VideoGame/SplinterCellChaosTheory'', ''VideoGame/SplinterCell: Chaos Theory'', Sam arrives too late to do anything, and finds him suspended above a bathtub having endured a very long torture. Players will hear his screams before they get to him.


* Happens twice in ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''; first, when Sora is [[ForcedToWatch forced to watch]] and Goofy being tortured by [[{{Film/Tron}} Sark]] as a demonstration towards his role as "[[{{TheManBehindTheMonsters}} a Heartless Commander]]" after the teenager's [[DeadpanSnarker snarky comment]]. Later on, all three of them get paralyzed from an electric shock while trying to steal a statue from [[{{Disney/Hercules}} Hades]].

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* Happens twice in ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''; first, when Sora is [[ForcedToWatch forced to watch]] and Goofy being tortured by [[{{Film/Tron}} Sark]] as a demonstration towards his role as "[[{{TheManBehindTheMonsters}} "[[TheManBehindTheMonsters a Heartless Commander]]" after the teenager's [[DeadpanSnarker snarky comment]]. Later on, all three of them get paralyzed from an electric shock while trying to steal a statue from [[{{Disney/Hercules}} Hades]].



*** Later on in the manga, Tron is tortured this way in cold blood while captured[[note]]Considering that he's clearly in a lot of pain afterwards, some readers consider this the point where Sark crosses the MoralEventHorizon[[/note]]. This is both a TearJerker and NightmareFuel for those who've seen ''Film/TronLegacy'' or played ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'', [[spoiler: considering [[BrainwashedAndCrazy what]] [[DistressedDude happens]] [[FightingYourFriend to]] [[DisneyVillainDeath him]] in both cases]].
* This happens several times throughout the ''Franchise/RatchetAndClank'' series. One noticeable moment is when the Unknown Thief [[spoiler: AKA, Angela Cross]] captures Clank and electrocutes him as part of [[spoiler: her]] warning video for Ratchet to leave Bogon, lest the same thing happen to him.

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*** Later on in the manga, Tron is tortured this way in cold blood while captured[[note]]Considering that he's clearly in a lot of pain afterwards, some readers consider this the point where Sark crosses the MoralEventHorizon[[/note]]. This is both a TearJerker and NightmareFuel for those who've seen ''Film/TronLegacy'' or played ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'', [[spoiler: considering [[spoiler:considering [[BrainwashedAndCrazy what]] [[DistressedDude happens]] [[FightingYourFriend to]] [[DisneyVillainDeath him]] in both cases]].
* This happens several times throughout the ''Franchise/RatchetAndClank'' series. One noticeable moment is when the [[SamusIsAGirl Unknown Thief [[spoiler: AKA, Angela Cross]] Thief]] captures Clank and electrocutes him as part of [[spoiler: her]] her warning video for Ratchet to leave Bogon, lest the same thing happen to him.him. Another is when Vox fries one of his own bots with electricity to demonstrate the power of the [[ExplosiveLeash Deadlocked collars]].


* Film/ThePuppetMasters''. The Old Man interrogates an alien PuppeteerParasite using electric shocks. The problem is that his own son is the host, so he's torturing him as well.

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* Film/ThePuppetMasters''.''Film/ThePuppetMasters''. The Old Man interrogates an alien PuppeteerParasite using electric shocks. The problem is that his own son is the host, so he's torturing him as well.

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* Film/ThePuppetMasters''. The Old Man interrogates an alien PuppeteerParasite using electric shocks. The problem is that his own son is the host, so he's torturing him as well.

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* In the ''Literature/XandriCorelel'' series, this is sometimes used on children with behavioral problems. Xandri was lucky enough to avoid it, but she wonders if it might have been used on her if she had been less compliant.

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* In ''WebComic/{{Sluggy Freelance}}'s'' "Torg Goes to Hell", the demons of the Dimension of Pain torture Torg with electrocution, stretched limbs and whipping at the same time. It's PlayedForLaughs, though.

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* The (in)famous psychological experiment on JustFollowingOrders designed by Stanley Milgram had the test subjects falsely think they were delivering electric shocks to another test subject. You know, to see how far they would go because they were told to.


* In ''VideoGame/{{Mother 3}}'', Fassad's method of choice for punishing [[EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys Salsa]] for disobeying him... or whatever excuse he had. He really enjoyed shocking the monkey.

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Mother 3}}'', Fassad's method of choice for punishing [[EverythingsBetterWithMonkeys Salsa]] for disobeying him... or whatever excuse he had. He [[IncrediblyLamePun Guess he really enjoyed enjoyed]] [[Music/PeterGabriel shocking the monkey.]]

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* You have the option of doing this in ''VideoGame/Dishonored.'' While inside The Golden Cat, you may come across a man who is blindfolded willingly strapped into a non-lethal electric chair, and you can shock him over and over, which he finds delightful. But eventually you can keep going, and say that you'll only stop if he gives you information about your current mission.


* From ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', how [[spoiler:Lemongrab]] tortures his prisoners in "You Made Me!".
* The opening scene of ''WesternAnimation/{{Archer}}''. Sterling Archer is undergoing an "Electric Torture by the KGB" training scenario, but doesn't take it seriously. [[BrickJoke At the end of season two]], he [[spoiler:gets captured by the KGB and is interrogated in the same fashion.]]

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* From ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'', how [[spoiler:Lemongrab]] tortures his prisoners in "You Made Me!".
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* The In the opening scene of ''WesternAnimation/{{Archer}}''. Sterling the first episode of ''WesternAnimation/{{Archer}},'' Archer is undergoing an "Electric Torture by the KGB" training scenario, but doesn't take it seriously. [[BrickJoke At the end of season two]], two,]] he [[spoiler:gets captured by the KGB and is interrogated in the same fashion.]]fashion. Except they take it very, very seriously.]] The camera pans outside of the building and you can hear his screams of agony.



* PlayedForLaughs in the ''WesternAnimation/WanderOverYonder'' episode "My Fair Hatey". During the "Ask Her A Question" number, Wander straps Lord Hater into an electric chair and repeatedly shocks him in an effort to teach him to [[ItsAllAboutMe talk about something other than himself]].

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* PlayedForLaughs in the ''WesternAnimation/WanderOverYonder'' episode "My Fair Hatey". Hatey." During the "Ask Her A Question" number, Wander straps Lord Hater into an electric chair and repeatedly shocks him in an effort to teach him to [[ItsAllAboutMe talk about something other than himself]].himself.]]


* In the series finale of ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', [[spoiler:Bill Cipher]] uses this method against [[spoiler:Stanford Pines]].
* In the latest incarnation of ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' in one episode Talon uses a hamster wheel to power a snow melting machine. The 'hamster' is a yeti, forced to run by means of a collar giving him electrical shocks should he slow down.

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* In the series finale of ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'', [[spoiler:Bill Cipher]] Bill Cipher uses this method against [[spoiler:Stanford Pines]].
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Pines]] to get him to reveal the latest incarnation secret to break out of ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget'' in the "weirdness bubble" that's keeping him and his WorldOfChaos contained to the city limits of Gravity Falls.
* ''WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget2015'': In
one episode Talon uses a hamster wheel HamsterWheelPower to power drive a snow melting snow-melting machine. The 'hamster' is a yeti, forced to run by means of a collar giving him electrical shocks should he slow down.

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* ComicBook/WonderGirl Cassandra Sandsmark had a lasso at one point which was designed to channel her ShockAndAwe powers to deliver painful jolts to those it's wrapped around. She eventually realized the device was warping her personality to make her more cruel and cold because it tapped into her rage to access her powers.


** Mayor Quimby gets this by accident when making an announcement on live television. He was demonstrating what would be done to criminals, pretending to be executed with an electric chair, not realizing that it was actually ''on'' until he was strapped in and Police Chief Wiggum flipped the switch.

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** Mayor Quimby gets this by accident in "This Little Wiggy" when making an announcement on live television. He was demonstrating what would be done to criminals, pretending to be executed with an electric chair, not realizing that it was actually ''on'' until he was strapped in and Police Chief Wiggum flipped the switch.

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