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If you don't get the reference, shame on you! :p
Alright, if you insist:
The 1990 game Covert Action has CIA agent Max Remington and assistant Sam travel the globe stopping terrorist plots and bringing those involved to justice. This invariably involves a lot of violence, and gratuitous use of grenades is not just permitted but recommended.
I kid you not, check it out!
This is one of my all-time favorite games. Sorry for not finding some more comprehensive info. Maybe I'll post some screenshots if someone's really interested.