History FreudianExcuse / Theatre

4th Jun '17 8:07:06 PM bfunc
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** Ultimately subverted. At the end of the song, the "authority figures" (actually the Jets themselves) do a quick rundown, before finally concluding that the ''real'' problem is Krupke, and if he'd just leave them alone, everything would be fine.

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** Ultimately subverted. At the end of the song, the "authority figures" (actually the Jets themselves) do a quick rundown, before finally concluding that the ''real'' problem is Krupke, and if he'd just leave them alone, everything would be fine. Of course, the whole point of the song is to show one of the members how to "game" the system by feeding whomever he's talking to at the moment whatever line they want to hear.
4th Jun '17 8:05:20 PM bfunc
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** Ultimately subverted. After being through the entire system, it turns out that, no, the Jets are just work-shy, shifty punks.

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** Ultimately subverted. After being through the entire system, it turns out that, no, At a later point the Jets are claim to just be work-shy, shifty punks.



--> like be a soda jerker, but then I'd be a slob!

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--> like be a soda jerker, but then which means I'd be a slob!



--> Goodnes gracious! That's why I'm a jerk!

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--> Goodnes Goodness gracious! That's why I'm a jerk!jerk!
** Ultimately subverted. At the end of the song, the "authority figures" (actually the Jets themselves) do a quick rundown, before finally concluding that the ''real'' problem is Krupke, and if he'd just leave them alone, everything would be fine.
31st Mar '17 2:12:19 PM Divra
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** Ultimately subverted. After being through the entire system, it turns out that, no, the Jets are just work-shy, shift-less punks.

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** Ultimately subverted. After being through the entire system, it turns out that, no, the Jets are just work-shy, shift-less shifty punks.
31st Mar '17 2:11:52 PM Divra
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** Ultimately subverted. After being through the entire system, it turns out that, no, the Jets are just work-shy, shift-less punks.
--> Dear kindly social worker, they tell me get a job
--> like be a soda jerker, but then I'd be a slob!
--> It's not I'm anti-social, I'm only anti-work
--> Goodnes gracious! That's why I'm a jerk!
27th Jan '17 11:38:28 PM erforce
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* In the musical adaptation of ''Film/TheToxicAvenger'', the town bullies Bozo and Sluggo give excuses for their bullying during the song "Get the Geek".

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* In the musical adaptation of ''Film/TheToxicAvenger'', ''Theatre/TheToxicAvenger'', the town bullies Bozo and Sluggo give excuses for their bullying during the song "Get the Geek".
10th Nov '16 6:37:28 AM CaptainTedium
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* In this case it's the hero rather than the villain, but the titular protagonist of the Theatre/{{Mrs Hawking}} play series has harbored bitter resentment towards her father ever since, after ignoring her for most of her life, he forced her to get married whether she wanted to or not. It was a major contributing factor in her present-day inability to trust men.

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* In this case it's the hero rather than the villain, but the titular protagonist of the Theatre/{{Mrs Hawking}} play series has harbored bitter resentment towards her father ever since, after ignoring her for most of her life, he forced her to get married whether she wanted to or not. It was a major contributing factor in her present-day inability to trust men.men.
* In the musical adaptation of ''Film/TheToxicAvenger'', the town bullies Bozo and Sluggo give excuses for their bullying during the song "Get the Geek".
-->'''Bozo:''' I was beat as a child!
-->'''Sluggo:''' I was touched and defiled!
22nd Jan '15 6:01:06 AM breakinglight11
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'''Farquaad's Father:''' ''Abandoned'' you?! You were twenty-eight! ''[[BasementDweller And living in my basement!]]''

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'''Farquaad's Father:''' ''Abandoned'' you?! You were twenty-eight! ''[[BasementDweller And living in my basement!]]''basement!]]''
* In this case it's the hero rather than the villain, but the titular protagonist of the Theatre/{{Mrs Hawking}} play series has harbored bitter resentment towards her father ever since, after ignoring her for most of her life, he forced her to get married whether she wanted to or not. It was a major contributing factor in her present-day inability to trust men.
4th Jan '15 1:43:26 PM mcgrew
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* In ''Theatre/PokemonTheMewsical'', Giovanni's mother killed his pet Pikachu, prompting him to capture Ash's, as he wants to believe it's his old Pikachu.

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* In ''Theatre/PokemonTheMewsical'', Giovanni's mother killed his pet Pikachu, prompting him to capture Ash's, as he wants to believe it's his old Pikachu.Pikachu.
* In ''Theatre/ShrekTheMusical'', Lord Farquaad's backstory is delivered in "The Ballad of Farquaad" about [[MissingMom his mother]] that died when he was young and his [[ParentalNeglect distant father]] that [[ParentalAbandonment left him alone in the woods]] when he was younger. Subverted later when it turns out that his past [[UnreliableNarrator wasn't as hopeless as he made it out to be]].
-->'''Farquaad:''' No father of mine would've abandoned me in the woods as a child!\\
'''Farquaad's Father:''' ''Abandoned'' you?! You were twenty-eight! ''[[BasementDweller And living in my basement!]]''
8th Jun '14 11:46:24 AM lalalei2001
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* Bradley and Tilden were abused by their parents in ''Theatre/BuriedChild'', leading to Bradley's aggressive nature and Tilden's dissociation.

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* Bradley and Tilden were abused by their parents in ''Theatre/BuriedChild'', leading to Bradley's aggressive nature and Tilden's dissociation.dissociation.
* In ''Theatre/PokemonTheMewsical'', Giovanni's mother killed his pet Pikachu, prompting him to capture Ash's, as he wants to believe it's his old Pikachu.
5th Feb '14 8:05:45 PM Nettik
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* In ''Theatre/HowILearnedToDrive ''Lil Bit comes to the conclusion that her abusive Uncle Peck was abused as well "Now that I'm old enough, there are some questions I would have liked to have asked him. Who did it to you, Uncle Peck? How old were you? Were you eleven?"

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* In ''Theatre/HowILearnedToDrive ''Lil Bit comes to the conclusion that her abusive Uncle Peck was abused as well "Now that I'm old enough, there are some questions I would have liked to have asked him. Who did it to you, Uncle Peck? How old were you? Were you eleven?"eleven?"
* Bradley and Tilden were abused by their parents in ''Theatre/BuriedChild'', leading to Bradley's aggressive nature and Tilden's dissociation.
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