444: Macgyver Gets Lazy

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(Macgyver's not the only one to get lazy, anon. How great of you to ignore all the instructions that were generated for you. Simply fantastic.)
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==Explanation==
 
==Explanation==
Macgyver was a 80s and early 90s TV character, famed for improvise complex devices in a matter of minutes in order to escape dangerous situations. In this comic, Macgyver's suggests an unusually direct escape plan - shooting the guard in the head.
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{{w|Macgyver}} was a 80s and early 90s TV character, famed for improvising complex devices in a matter of minutes in order to escape dangerous situations. In this comic, Macgyver's suggests an unusually direct escape plan—shooting the guard in the head.
  
 
==Transcript==
 
==Transcript==
 
:[Outside of a building with a door marked No Entry and a guard standing outside, Cueball and Macgyver are hiding.]
 
:[Outside of a building with a door marked No Entry and a guard standing outside, Cueball and Macgyver are hiding.]
Cueball: Any ideas?
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:Cueball: Any ideas?
Macgyver: I can use the trigger mechanism of this gun to ignite a small explosive charge, propelling a metal slug into the guard's head.
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:Macgyver: I can use the trigger mechanism of this gun to ignite a small explosive charge, propelling a metal slug into the guard's head.
  
 
{{comic discussion}}
 
{{comic discussion}}
 
[[Category:Comics featuring Cueball]]
 
[[Category:Comics featuring Cueball]]

Revision as of 06:02, 28 March 2013

Macgyver Gets Lazy
At the time of this writing, Wikipedia has a wonderful article titled 'List of problems solved by Macgyver'
Title text: At the time of this writing, Wikipedia has a wonderful article titled 'List of problems solved by Macgyver'

Explanation

Macgyver was a 80s and early 90s TV character, famed for improvising complex devices in a matter of minutes in order to escape dangerous situations. In this comic, Macgyver's suggests an unusually direct escape plan—shooting the guard in the head.

Transcript

[Outside of a building with a door marked No Entry and a guard standing outside, Cueball and Macgyver are hiding.]
Cueball: Any ideas?
Macgyver: I can use the trigger mechanism of this gun to ignite a small explosive charge, propelling a metal slug into the guard's head.
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Discussion

The wikipedia article mentioned in the comic no longer exists, but an old version of it is still viewable here: List of problems solved by MacGyver 75.186.140.173 23:39, 18 April 2013 (UTC)
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