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-->From the time the dwarves first learned to use mortars to the present day, there have been only 3 reported cases of the [[TooDumbToLive enemy being stupid enough to actually try catching the shell]], [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments with a successful catch being made only once. The name of the individual who performed this impressive feat has been lost, along with most of his anatomy and all insect and plant life in a 15-foot radius of the place where he was standing.]]

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-->From the time the dwarves first learned to use mortars to the present day, there have been only 3 reported cases of the [[TooDumbToLive enemy being stupid enough to actually try catching the shell]], [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments with a successful catch being made only once. The name of the individual who performed this impressive feat has been lost, along with most of his anatomy and all insect and plant life in a 15-foot radius of the place where he was standing.]]


** Vimes later uses the HeyCatch tactic to kill the novel's BigBad.


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** Vimes later uses the HeyCatch tactic to kill the novel's BigBad, who, being [[spoiler:a werewolf, is [[MyInstinctsAreShowing rather strongly inclined]] to play Fetch.]]
** Specifically with the bureaucrat, [[spoiler: is that the assassin didn't react at all to the orange. It hits him, and fell to the floor. Vimes repeated it with his dwarf subordinate later sending said cop ducking under a table. Later it is explained most people at least flinch or dodge the orange if they aren't going to catch it.]]


* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'': Comicbook/TheJoker throws a doll at WonderWoman, who reflexively catches it. It explodes in her face.

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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'': Comicbook/TheJoker throws a doll at WonderWoman, ComicBook/WonderWoman, who reflexively catches it. It explodes in her face.


* In the original ''Film/TotalRecall1990'', Schwarzenegger tries to slip onto Mars undetected by disguising himself in an animatronic suit [[DisguisedInDrag resembling a fat woman]]. When his [[LargeHam covah is again blown]], he takes off the mask and tosses it to his pursuers, upon which it cracks wise [[YourHeadASplode and then explodes]].

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* In the original ''Film/TotalRecall1990'', Schwarzenegger Quaid tries to slip onto Mars undetected by disguising himself in an animatronic suit [[DisguisedInDrag resembling a fat woman]]. When his [[LargeHam covah is again blown]], he takes off the mask and tosses it to his pursuers, upon which it cracks wise [[YourHeadASplode and then explodes]].


-->From the time the dwarves first learned to use mortars to the present day, there have been only 3 reported cases of the [[TooDumbToLive enemy being stupid enough to actually try catching the shell]], [[CrowningMomentOfFunny with a successful catch being made only once. The name of the individual who performed this impressive feat has been lost, along with most of his anatomy and all insect and plant life in a 15-foot radius of the place where he was standing.]]

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-->From the time the dwarves first learned to use mortars to the present day, there have been only 3 reported cases of the [[TooDumbToLive enemy being stupid enough to actually try catching the shell]], [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments with a successful catch being made only once. The name of the individual who performed this impressive feat has been lost, along with most of his anatomy and all insect and plant life in a 15-foot radius of the place where he was standing.]]

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* Done in ''Film/RolloAndTheSpiritOfTheWoods'' when Millie's first surrounded by the [[AllTrollsAreDifferent rolleys]]. She throws her bag in the air and starts running while the rolleys catch the bag and start inspecting its contents, realizing her ploy a moment afterwards.


-->'''Sherlock:''' Victor Nardin, think fast! ''(throws orange)''

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-->'''Sherlock:''' Victor Nardin, think fast! ''(throws orange)''orange)''\\


-->'''Suspect:''' Ow!\\

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-->'''Suspect:''' -->'''Sherlock:''' Victor Nardin, think fast! ''(throws orange)''
'''Nardin:'''
Ow!\\



'''Suspect:''' Why he hit me?

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'''Suspect:''' '''Nardin:''' Why he hit me?

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* Used by a different version of Sherlock in ''Series/{{Elementary}}'' when he bursts into interrogation and throws an orange at a suspect's face to test a theory that the suspect is blind in one eye, which would give him a DisabilityAlibi.
-->'''Suspect:''' Ow!\\
'''Sherlock:''' ''(to detectives)'' This man is innocent.\\
'''Suspect:''' Why he hit me?

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* In ''Film/TheHobbitTheBattleOfTheFiveArmies'', Thorin and Azog are battling on a frozen river when they get stuck on a circular piece that tips with their weight. Thorin cleverly tosses Azog the giant rock he uses for his mace and then casually steps off the platform, causing Azog to be pulled into the water.


** Could also count as a CoupDeGras, since the {{Mook}} was likely [[DisneyVillainDeath falling to his doom anyway.]]

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** Could also count as a CoupDeGras, CoupDeGrace, since the {{Mook}} was likely [[DisneyVillainDeath falling to his doom anyway.]]


* In ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'' Agatha tosses her Castle Heterodyne dingbot at a Geisterdamen and shouts catch using her which allows the dingbot to [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20161130 electrocute the Geisterdamen when she catches it.]]

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* In ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'' Agatha tosses her Castle Heterodyne dingbot at a Geisterdamen and shouts catch using her which allows the dingbot to [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20161130 electrocute the Geisterdamen when she reflexively catches it.]]

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* In ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'' Agatha tosses her Castle Heterodyne dingbot at a Geisterdamen and shouts catch using her which allows the dingbot to [[http://www.girlgeniusonline.com/comic.php?date=20161130 electrocute the Geisterdamen when she catches it.]]


** Also used in more serious arcs. In the final battle, Ranms tosses what appears to be [[spoiler: Akane's small, dehydrated form]] at Saffron. Even Saffron is disgusted by Ranma's apparent disregard for [[spoiler: the life of Akane]], before realizing it was a fake made out of some sticks and leaves. While he doesn't catch it, the distraction still serves its purpose.

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** Also used in more serious arcs. In the final battle, Ranms Ranma tosses what appears to be [[spoiler: Akane's small, dehydrated form]] at Saffron. Even Saffron is disgusted by Ranma's apparent disregard for [[spoiler: the life of Akane]], before realizing it was a fake made out of some sticks and leaves. While he doesn't catch it, the distraction still serves its purpose.


* One story in ComicBook/ArchieComics, Archie hears Reggie yell "catch!", and being GenreSavvy, covers his head reflexively. Reggie acts hurt that Archie would suspect him of such a trick and Veronica calls out Archie for distrusting his friend. Archie apologizes, and the next time he hears Reggie yell "catch!", he turns to catch it - and catches a rotten egg in his face, Reggie and Veronica mocking him for being so gullible. LaserGuidedKarma kicks in when Archie is angrily recounting the episode to Betty, and when Reggie overhears Archie shouting "catch!", fearing revenge, ends up diving into a mud puddle, taking Veronica with him.

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* One story in ComicBook/ArchieComics, Archie hears Reggie yell "catch!", and being GenreSavvy, covers his head reflexively. Reggie acts hurt that Archie would suspect him of such a trick and Veronica calls out Archie for distrusting his friend. Archie apologizes, and the next time he hears Reggie yell "catch!", he turns to catch it - and catches a rotten egg in his face, Reggie and Veronica mocking him for being so gullible. LaserGuidedKarma kicks in when Archie is angrily recounting the episode to Betty, and when Reggie overhears Archie shouting "catch!", fearing revenge, ends up diving into a mud puddle, taking Veronica with him.

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