I think I’ve seen it work precisely twice.
1) David Xanatos, who didn’t have plans go his way, but planned them so that he would profit from all probable outcomes. And would explain how he did so.
2) Doctor Doom. Cause... Doom. And then it’s annoying a lot.
I think one of the worst...
“I mean, You could see if Iron Bird is awake wherever he got thrown. Or call the Avengers?”
“Yeah,” continues Lop Cage, “I don’t know a super fast evil yellow turtle. I think those new guys up the coast have one in red though.”