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** ''ComicBook/TheUltimateGalactusTrilogy: [[ComicBook/{{CaptainMarVell}} Mahr Vehl]] asked Comicbook/CaptainAmerica if he had a problem with kicking people when they were down. The [[BadassNormal Captain]] coolly replied he always figured it was best time to kick them.

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** ''ComicBook/TheUltimateGalactusTrilogy: ''ComicBook/UltimateGalactusTrilogy'': [[ComicBook/{{CaptainMarVell}} Mahr Vehl]] asked Comicbook/CaptainAmerica if he had a problem with kicking people when they were down. The [[BadassNormal Captain]] coolly replied he always figured it was best time to kick them.


* The Ultimates - In Ultimate Extinction, [[ComicBook/{{CaptainMarVell}} Mahr Vehl]] asked Comicbook/CaptainAmerica if he had a problem with kicking people when they were down. The [[BadassNormal Captain]] coolly replied he always figured it was best time to kick them.

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* The Ultimates - In Ultimate Extinction, ComicBook/UltimateMarvel
** ''ComicBook/TheUltimateGalactusTrilogy:
[[ComicBook/{{CaptainMarVell}} Mahr Vehl]] asked Comicbook/CaptainAmerica if he had a problem with kicking people when they were down. The [[BadassNormal Captain]] coolly replied he always figured it was best time to kick them.them.
** ''ComicBook/TheUltimates'': Captain America tricked the defeated Bruce Banner (who turned himself into the Hulk ''on purpose'', fully aware that he would cause a 9/11 type of disaster) into thinking that he would be EasilyForgiven, and then gave him a well deserved kick in the face.


* Done in the obscure SpriteComic ''[=AkumaTh=]'', where ''VideoGame/MegaMan'' has this done to him by one Jenny Wily. For hours on end.

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* Done in the obscure SpriteComic ''[=AkumaTh=]'', where ''VideoGame/MegaMan'' ''[[VideoGame/MegaManClassic Mega Man]]'' has this done to him by one Jenny Wily. For hours on end.


* At ''No Mercy 2004'', [[Characters/WWEDivas Dawn Marie]] and Wrestling/TheDudleyBoys faced [[Wrestling/TheWorldsGreatestTagTeam Charlie Haas]], Wrestling/{{Rico|Constantino}} and [[Characters/WWEDivas Miss Jackie (Gayda)]] in a six-person mixed tag match. This was during the time when Dawn was claiming that she and Charlie were having an affair.[[note]]Haas and Gayda are married in RealLife, and WWE was acknowledging their relationship in the storyline.[[/note]] Prior to the match, Dawn walked into a locker room where Jackie was getting dressed and was topless [[HandOrObjectUnderwear with her arms wrapped around her breasts.]] Dawn proceeded to cut a promo on Jackie, who was essentially defenseless. Dawn literally could have done anything she wanted to at the time since Jackie would be incapable of countering or defending against it since she'd risk exposing herself in the process.

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* At ''No Mercy 2004'', [[Characters/WWEDivas Dawn Marie]] Wrestling/DawnMarie and Wrestling/TheDudleyBoys faced [[Wrestling/TheWorldsGreatestTagTeam Charlie Haas]], Wrestling/{{Rico|Constantino}} and [[Characters/WWEDivas [[Wrestling/JackieGayda Miss Jackie (Gayda)]] in a six-person mixed tag match. This was during the time when Dawn was claiming that she and Charlie were having an affair.[[note]]Haas and Gayda are married in RealLife, and WWE was acknowledging their relationship in the storyline.[[/note]] Prior to the match, Dawn walked into a locker room where Jackie was getting dressed and was topless [[HandOrObjectUnderwear with her arms wrapped around her breasts.]] Dawn proceeded to cut a promo on Jackie, who was essentially defenseless. Dawn literally could have done anything she wanted to at the time since Jackie would be incapable of countering or defending against it since she'd risk exposing herself in the process.


There's a fine line between UnsportsmanlikeGloating and being just plain nasty. No one is supposed to kick, stab, beat, or otherwise harm someone after they are down -- unless they are a villain, of course, then they are just [[KickTheSonOfABitch emphasizing how much of a bastard they are]]. In some cases this may cross the MoralEventHorizon if it is especially vicious and the writers [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown do not want us sympathizing with the one doing the kicking]]. The person who does this will almost never [[HeelFaceTurn turn good]], unless they have a spectacular moment of oh MyGodWhatHaveIDone.

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There's a fine line between UnsportsmanlikeGloating and being just plain nasty. No one is supposed to kick, stab, beat, or otherwise harm someone after they are down -- unless they are a villain, of course, then they are just [[KickTheSonOfABitch [[KickTheDog emphasizing how much of a bastard they are]]. In some cases this may cross the MoralEventHorizon if it is especially vicious and the writers [[NoHoldsBarredBeatdown do not want us sympathizing with the one doing the kicking]]. The person who does this will almost never [[HeelFaceTurn turn good]], unless they have a spectacular moment of oh MyGodWhatHaveIDone.


'''KO-1:''' ...why is he so immature?\\

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'''KO-1:''' ...why is he so immature?\\immature?

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* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'': At the end of "Beginning of the End", TV's Frank kicks Dr. Forrester while he's down in the middle of their boxing match, after knocking him down from behind.


* ''VideoGame/SaintsRow2'' has a scene where [[SubmissiveBadass Gat]] beats the crap out of the injured [[BigBadWannabe Shogo]], telling him to get up in between each hit. It culminates with Gat putting him through a tombstone and giving him a [[BuriedAlive Texas funeral.]] As sociopath as Gat can be, this is actually portrayed as a KickTheSonOfABitch moment due to Shogo not only killing [[spoiler: his girlfriend Aisha]], but then interrupting the funeral to try and kill Gat and [[PlayerCharacter the Boss]].

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* ''VideoGame/SaintsRow2'' has a scene where [[SubmissiveBadass Gat]] Gat beats the crap out of the injured [[BigBadWannabe Shogo]], telling him to get up in between each hit. It culminates with Gat putting him through a tombstone and giving him a [[BuriedAlive Texas funeral.]] As sociopath as Gat can be, this is actually portrayed as a KickTheSonOfABitch moment due to Shogo not only killing [[spoiler: his girlfriend Aisha]], but then interrupting the funeral to try and kill Gat and [[PlayerCharacter the Boss]].

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* ''Film/{{Destroyer}}'': During the fight in the ice cream parlour, Petra knocks Erin and then kicks her multiple times while she is on the floor before being hauled off by a BadassBystander. Petra is wearing heavy boots and cracks Erin's ribs and inflicts sever bruising. [[spoiler:She also inflicts internal injuries that will ultimately cause Erin's death.]]

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** Played for Laughs in ''Anime/GundamBuildDivers''. Riku and Tigerwolf have an amazing match that ends with Riku's 00 Sky performing its first LimitBreak and overpowering the Jiyan Altron Gundam, though the 00 Sky's GN Drives crap out on Riku. Tigerwolf catches Riku and praises him for his strength. When Riku thinks he's finally repaid him for all his help, Tigerwolf scoffs at that, points out his Gunpla wasn't up to snuff to handle the attack... then proceeds to kick the 00 Sky to the ground and declare himself the winner, much to the annoyance and disappointment of Riku's teammates.
-->'''Momo:''' That was so mean! Hmph!\\
'''Ayame:''' Riku's suit was completely immobilzed!\\
'''Yukki:''' ...Tigerwolf...\\
'''KO-1:''' ...why is he so immature?\\


** Vegeta brutally murders Nappa after he gets his back broken by Goku and is asking Vegeta for his help

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** Vegeta brutally murders Nappa after he gets his back broken by Goku and is asking Vegeta for his help help.


* Wrestling/RandyOrton's second FinishingMove, The Punt, is performed [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin exactly what this Trope says]].
* Wrestling/AlbertoDelRio has a habit of assaulting people whom he's just beaten or have had a grueling match with someone else, ramming their shoulders into the ringpost or barricade, then putting them in his Rolling Armbar over and over again.

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* Wrestling/RandyOrton's second FinishingMove, The Punt, is performed [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin exactly what when this Trope says]].
* Wrestling/AlbertoDelRio has a habit of assaulting people whom he's just beaten or have right after they've had a grueling match with someone else, ramming their shoulders into the ringpost or barricade, then putting them in his Rolling Armbar over and over again.



* This was actually used against Triple H in his two-on-three match with him and Wrestling/ShawnMichaels and the [=McMahons=] and Wrestling/TheBigShow. Vince, who by this point had practically lost his mind trying to get back at [[Wrestling/DGenerationX [=DeGeneration=] X]], repeatedly teased a pin with Triple H throughout the match, only to continue the onslaught. [[VillainBall Similarly this only caused his downfall]].

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* This was actually used against Triple H in his two-on-three match with him and Wrestling/ShawnMichaels and versus the [=McMahons=] and Wrestling/TheBigShow. Vince, who by this point had practically lost his mind trying to get back at [[Wrestling/DGenerationX [=DeGeneration=] X]], repeatedly teased a pin with Triple H throughout the match, only to continue the onslaught. [[VillainBall Similarly this only caused his downfall]].



* One of Wrestling/SethRollins' finishers, the Blackout/Piece Of Mind/Curbstomp has him stomp on the back of a hapless victim's head, forcing them to kiss the floor or any hard objects in the way.
* This was the lead in to a ''PetTheDog'' moment in World Wonder Ring STARDOM. [[Wrestling/SarahStock Dark Angel]] had been pretty rough with rookie Yuhi while defending the Wonder Of STARDOM against her at the "Golden Age" show but she respected the fight Yuhi had put up and tried to show her respects afterwards. When Yuhi tried to kick her away, Angel stomped her still and then [[MoodWhiplash proceeded to give her encouragement]].

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* One of Wrestling/SethRollins' finishers, the Blackout/Piece Of Mind/Curbstomp Mind/Curbstomp, has him stomp on the back of a hapless victim's head, forcing them to kiss the floor or any hard objects in the way.
* This was the lead in to a ''PetTheDog'' moment in World Wonder Ring STARDOM. [[Wrestling/SarahStock Dark Angel]] had been pretty rough with rookie Yuhi while defending the Wonder Of STARDOM against her at the "Golden Age" show but she respected the fight Yuhi had put up and tried to show her respects afterwards. When Yuhi tried to kick her away, Angel stomped her still and then ''then'' [[MoodWhiplash proceeded to give her encouragement]].



* While teaming with Adam Pearce in the World Wrestling League, Wrestling/SamoaJoe described Bad Influence (Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels and [[Wrestling/FrankieKazarian Kazarian]]) as scum and insisted stomping on them while they were down was the only way to deal with them.

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* While teaming with Adam Pearce in the World Wrestling League, Wrestling/SamoaJoe described Bad Influence (Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels and [[Wrestling/FrankieKazarian Kazarian]]) as scum and insisted that stomping on them while they were down was the only way to deal with them.


*** For a time in the late 1980s, Valentine wore a steel brace over his knee, claiming it was to help heal a knee injury, but the intent became clear once he began applying his figure-four leglock and jobbers were in even more pain. This included during and post-match punishment.

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*** For a time in the late 1980s, Valentine wore a steel brace over his knee, claiming it was to help heal a knee injury, but the intent became clear once he began applying his figure-four leglock and jobbers were in even more pain. This included during and the match as well as post-match punishment.


* During the kayfabe era (pre-mid 1990s), when the staple of a wrestling promotion's television programming was matches pitting top tier and mid-level talent vs. jobbers, a promoter frequently would push a villain as an unstoppable Monster Heel by having him continue to physically punish a jobber well after he had scored a victory over him, often by performing a powerful finishing move on the hapless opponent one or more times. This was always to demonstrate said move's power, establish the heel's credibility as invincible and the end goal set up a showdown with the promotion's lead face (seemingly the only one who could withstand the evil man-monster's might). Well-known examples of wrestlers making encore use of their powerful holds/moves after getting the win:

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* During the kayfabe era (pre-mid 1990s), when the staple of a wrestling promotion's television programming was matches pitting top tier and mid-level talent vs. jobbers, {{jobber}}s, a promoter frequently would push a villain as an unstoppable Monster Heel by having him continue to physically punish a jobber well after he had scored a victory over him, often by performing a powerful finishing move on the hapless opponent one or more times. This was always to demonstrate said move's power, establish the heel's credibility as invincible and the end goal set up a showdown with the promotion's lead face (seemingly the only one who could withstand the evil man-monster's might). Well-known examples of wrestlers making encore use of their powerful holds/moves after getting the win:



*** Wrestling/{{Rikishi}} (who's also rather large) would also do the banzai drop and during his brief run as a heel. He would give [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]] several banzai drops in quick succession.

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*** Wrestling/{{Rikishi}} (who's also rather large) would also do did the banzai drop and during drop. During his brief run as a heel. He would give heel run, he gave [[Wrestling/DwayneJohnson The Rock]] several banzai drops in quick succession.

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