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* In one of Morty's extracted memories in ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'', an alien forces Beth to choose one of her children to survive while the other will be killed. Her immediate, no-hesitation response:
-->Summer! I choose Summer.


* In ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons [[TheMovie Movie]]'', President Arnold Schwarzenegger is given five folders, each one containing a potential response to the Springfield situation. He doesn't even open any of them before picking #3. "I was elected to lead, not to read."

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'':
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In ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons [[TheMovie Movie]]'', TheMovie, President Arnold Schwarzenegger is given five folders, each one containing a potential response to the Springfield situation. He doesn't even open any of them before picking #3. "I was elected to lead, not to read."



--> '''Homer:''' Goodbye, Lisa. I want you to remember me just as I am... ''filled with murderous rage!''

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--> ---> '''Homer:''' Goodbye, Lisa. I want you to remember me just as I am... ''filled with murderous rage!''


* In ''Series/{{Firefly}}'', Zoe picks her husband, Wash, before Niska can even offer the SadisticChoice between him and Mal. "I'm sorry, you were going to ask me to choose, right?" Niska had thought it would be a difficult choice due to an argument Mal and Wash had been having earlier about whether there was UnresolvedSexualTension between Mal and Zoe. The look on Niska's face when she cuts him off is priceless.

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* In ''Series/{{Firefly}}'', crime lord Niska captures Mal and Wash. When Zoe picks tries to ransom them, he tells her that he'll only ransom one, then starts into a monologue, which Zoe immediately interrupts by choosing her husband, Wash, before Niska can even offer the SadisticChoice between him and Mal. then says "I'm sorry, you were going to ask me to choose, right?" Niska had thought it would be a difficult choice due right? Would you like to an argument Mal and Wash had been having earlier about whether there was UnresolvedSexualTension between Mal and Zoe. finish?" The look on Niska's face when she cuts him off is priceless.


** Joey then tries this with Ross, with disastrous results...mostly because he reused Phoebe's "who would you rather sleep with" question.

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** Joey then tries this with Ross, with disastrous results...mostly because he reused Phoebe's "who "[[BrotherSisterIncest who would you rather sleep with" with]]" question.


* In ''Series/{{Firefly}}'', Zoe picks her husband, Wash, before Niska can even offer the SadisticChoice between him and Mal. "I'm sorry, you were going to ask me to choose, right?"

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* In ''Series/{{Firefly}}'', Zoe picks her husband, Wash, before Niska can even offer the SadisticChoice between him and Mal. "I'm sorry, you were going to ask me to choose, right?"right?" Niska had thought it would be a difficult choice due to an argument Mal and Wash had been having earlier about whether there was UnresolvedSexualTension between Mal and Zoe. The look on Niska's face when she cuts him off is priceless.


-->--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' parody of ''Film/SophiesChoice''

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-->--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' -->-- ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' parody of ''Film/SophiesChoice''


** And again, in a Halloween episode, Lisa is selected to come aboard a space ark meant to save the best and brightest. She is told she can only take one of her parents and answers "Mom" before the question is even finished.
*** Homer's response is typically... Homerish...

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** And again, in a Halloween episode, Lisa is selected to come aboard a space ark meant to save the best and brightest. She is told she can only take one of her parents and answers "Mom" before the question is even finished.
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finished. Homer's response is typically... Homerish...


->'''{{Villain|s}}:''' I'm going to kill your daughter, Film/{{Sophie|sChoice}}. But only one of them. Now, which one should I--\\

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->'''{{Villain|s}}:''' ->'''Villain:''' I'm going to kill your daughter, Film/{{Sophie|sChoice}}.Sophie. But only one of them. Now, which one should I--\\



-->--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''

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-->--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''
-->--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'' parody of ''Film/SophiesChoice''





* From ''VisualNovel/{{Clannad}}'', when Kyou claims that she hit Tomoya with her bike because slowing down would have worn the tyres out:
-->'''Tomoya:''' Tyres or me, which is more importa--
-->'''Kyou:''' Tyres.

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* From ''VisualNovel/{{Clannad}}'', when Kyou claims that she hit Tomoya with her bike because slowing down would have worn the tyres tires out:
-->'''Tomoya:''' Tyres Tires or me, which is more importa--
-->'''Kyou:''' Tyres.Tires.


* XKCD's ''[[http://xkcd.com/692/ Dirty Harry]]'' strip features [[Film/RainMan the victim]] immediately knowing how many shots he fired.

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* XKCD's Webcomic/{{XKCD}}'s ''[[http://xkcd.com/692/ Dirty Harry]]'' strip features [[Film/RainMan the victim]] immediately knowing how many shots he fired.


* From ''VisualNovel/{{CLANNAD}}'', when Kyou claims that she hit Tomoya with her bike because slowing down would have worn the tyres out:

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* From ''VisualNovel/{{CLANNAD}}'', ''VisualNovel/{{Clannad}}'', when Kyou claims that she hit Tomoya with her bike because slowing down would have worn the tyres out:



-->'''Tommoya:''' ''Her response was about two seconds too early...''

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-->'''Tommoya:''' -->'''Tomoya:''' ''Her response was about two seconds too early...''



* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/DuckDodgers'', Dodgers is given the powers of a GreenLantern. After the other Lanterns are captured, Sinestro offers him a chance to [[WeCanRuleTogether join him]]. Dodgers agrees so quickly that at first Sinestro [[WontTakeYesForAnAnswer doesn't even realize what he said]]. In fact, he's disappointed that he doesn't get to do the whole "villain seduction speech". Dodgers lets him do it anyway.

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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/DuckDodgers'', Dodgers is given the powers of a GreenLantern.Franchise/GreenLantern. After the other Lanterns are captured, Sinestro offers him a chance to [[WeCanRuleTogether join him]]. Dodgers agrees so quickly that at first Sinestro [[WontTakeYesForAnAnswer doesn't even realize what he said]]. In fact, he's disappointed that he doesn't get to do the whole "villain seduction speech". Dodgers lets him do it anyway.


-->'''{{Villain|s}}:''' I'm going to kill your daughter, Film/{{Sophie|sChoice}}. [[SadisticChoice But only one of them. Now, which one should I--]]\\
'''Sophie:''' The ugly one.\\
--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''

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-->'''{{Villain|s}}:''' ->'''{{Villain|s}}:''' I'm going to kill your daughter, Film/{{Sophie|sChoice}}. [[SadisticChoice But only one of them. Now, which one should I--]]\\
I--\\
'''Sophie:''' The ugly one.\\
--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''
one.
-->--''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''


* In ''Film/GoldenEye'', the villain has the DamselInDistress at gunpoint and says he'll shoot her if Bond doesn't surrender. Bond's response: "Kill her; she means nothing to me." Subverted a few scenes later when he reveals he was just calling the other's bluff; then parodied later still when their positions are reversed and she says this of him.

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* In ''Film/GoldenEye'', the villain has the DamselInDistress at gunpoint and says he'll shoot her if Bond doesn't surrender. Bond's response: "Kill her; she means nothing to me." Subverted a few scenes later later, when he reveals he was just calling the other's bluff; then parodied later still when their positions are reversed and [[DialogueReversal she says this of him.him]].


-->'''[[{{Villains}} Villain]]:''' I'm going to kill your daughter, [[Film/SophiesChoice Sophie]]. [[SadisticChoice But only one of them. Now, which one should I--]]\\

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-->'''[[{{Villains}} Villain]]:''' -->'''{{Villain|s}}:''' I'm going to kill your daughter, [[Film/SophiesChoice Sophie]].Film/{{Sophie|sChoice}}. [[SadisticChoice But only one of them. Now, which one should I--]]\\



Someone is faced with a difficult choice, perhaps a SadisticChoice. They will undoubtedly need to spend a few moments thinking it over, perhaps [[{{Wangst}} Wangsting]] a little, and--

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Someone is faced with a difficult choice, perhaps a SadisticChoice. They will undoubtedly need to spend a few moments thinking it over, perhaps [[{{Wangst}} Wangsting]] {{Wangst}}ing a little, and--



* In ''Film/GoldenEye'', the villain has the DistressedDamsel at gunpoint and says he'll shoot her if Bond doesn't surrender. Bond's response: "Kill her; she means nothing to me." Subverted a few scenes later when he reveals he was just calling the other's bluff; then parodied later still when their positions are reversed and she says this of him.

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* In ''Film/GoldenEye'', the villain has the DistressedDamsel DamselInDistress at gunpoint and says he'll shoot her if Bond doesn't surrender. Bond's response: "Kill her; she means nothing to me." Subverted a few scenes later when he reveals he was just calling the other's bluff; then parodied later still when their positions are reversed and she says this of him.



* ''{{Animorphs}}'' has a non-sadistic version when the group is stuck on Leera due to a morph accident, and are being snapped back to Earth one at a time. The Andalite commander needs an infiltration team to enable a continent-destroying bomb, in the dark, in the middle of enemy territory.

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* ''{{Animorphs}}'' ''Literature/{{Animorphs}}'' has a non-sadistic version when the group is stuck on Leera due to a morph accident, and are being snapped back to Earth one at a time. The Andalite commander needs an infiltration team to enable a continent-destroying bomb, in the dark, in the middle of enemy territory.



* In ''{{Firefly}}'', Zoe picks her husband, Wash, before Niska can even offer the SadisticChoice between him and Mal. "I'm sorry, you were going to ask me to choose, right?"

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* In ''{{Firefly}}'', ''Series/{{Firefly}}'', Zoe picks her husband, Wash, before Niska can even offer the SadisticChoice between him and Mal. "I'm sorry, you were going to ask me to choose, right?"



* In ''TheSimpsons [[TheMovie Movie]]'', President Arnold Schwarzenegger is given five folders, each one containing a potential response to the Springfield situation. He doesn't even open any of them before picking #3. "I was elected to lead, not to read."

to:

* In ''TheSimpsons ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons [[TheMovie Movie]]'', President Arnold Schwarzenegger is given five folders, each one containing a potential response to the Springfield situation. He doesn't even open any of them before picking #3. "I was elected to lead, not to read."



* In an episode of ''DuckDodgers'', Dodgers is given the powers of a GreenLantern. After the other Lanterns are captured, Sinestro offers him a chance to [[WeCanRuleTogether join him]]. Dodgers agrees so quickly that at first Sinestro [[WontTakeYesForAnAnswer doesn't even realize what he said]]. In fact, he's disappointed that he doesn't get to do the whole "villain seduction speech". Dodgers lets him do it anyway.

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* In an episode of ''DuckDodgers'', ''WesternAnimation/DuckDodgers'', Dodgers is given the powers of a GreenLantern. After the other Lanterns are captured, Sinestro offers him a chance to [[WeCanRuleTogether join him]]. Dodgers agrees so quickly that at first Sinestro [[WontTakeYesForAnAnswer doesn't even realize what he said]]. In fact, he's disappointed that he doesn't get to do the whole "villain seduction speech". Dodgers lets him do it anyway.

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