History Fridge / TheInbetweeners

25th Nov '15 10:31:52 AM CynicalBastardo
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* ''"Between you and me, the only reason anyone becomes a teacher is because they've taken a more relaxed view on police checks in recent years"'' Now obviously Mr. Gilbert was alluding to Pedo Kennedy with that line, but could he also have meant himself? He constantly acts like he's resisting the urge to strangle someone and his willingness to cover up Kennedy's lapses seems like something only an equally guilty person would do.

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* ''"Between you and me, the only reason anyone becomes a teacher is because they've taken a more relaxed view on police checks in recent years"'' Now obviously Mr. Gilbert was alluding to Pedo Paedo Kennedy with that line, but could he also have meant himself? He constantly acts like he's resisting the urge to strangle someone and his willingness to cover up Kennedy's lapses seems like something only an equally guilty person would do.
17th Nov '15 8:57:52 AM DoctorSleep
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* ''"Between you and me, the only reason anyone becomes a teacher is because they've taken a more relaxed view on police checks in recent years"'' Now obviously Mr. Gilbert was alluding to Pedo Kennedy with that line, but could he also have meant himself? He constantly acts like he's resisting the urge to strangle someone and his willingness to cover up Kennedy's lapses seems like something only an equally guilty person would do.
28th Jun '15 1:43:03 PM Noraneko
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**** WordOfGod states that they'll all grow up to be regular well-balanced men; they just had an embarrassing young adulthood (and who didn't?).



* [[spoiler: Lucy's transition from gentle pining to full-on possessiveness may seem like CharacterDerailment, but when you take Simon's attitude into consideration it makes total sense. Simon seemed to switch between budding romance with Lucy to tripping over himself to be with Carli. Now he's going abroad and Lucy can't help but wonder if Simon will meet someone who could be even better than herself, just as she was a better girlfriend for Simon than Carli.]]
** [[spoiler: Also, any girl who takes an immediate liking to a guy she just met can't be emotionally stable.]]

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* [[spoiler: Lucy's transition from gentle pining to full-on possessiveness may seem like CharacterDerailment, but when you take Simon's attitude into consideration it makes total sense. Simon seemed to switch between budding romance with Lucy to tripping over himself to be with Carli. Now he's going abroad and Lucy can't help but wonder if Simon will meet someone who could be even better than herself, just as she was a better girlfriend for Simon than Carli.]]
** [[spoiler: Also, any girl who takes an immediate liking to a guy she just met can't be emotionally stable.
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27th Aug '14 6:40:20 PM DoctorSleep
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* Why can't James detect that his brown nose is the thing putting everyone off him on the boat? Why, because snorting cocaine ruins your nostrils, of course. He can't even smell it!

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* Why can't James detect that his brown nose is the thing putting everyone off him on the boat? Why, because snorting cocaine ruins your nostrils, of course. He can't even smell it!it!
* [[spoiler: Lucy's transition from gentle pining to full-on possessiveness may seem like CharacterDerailment, but when you take Simon's attitude into consideration it makes total sense. Simon seemed to switch between budding romance with Lucy to tripping over himself to be with Carli. Now he's going abroad and Lucy can't help but wonder if Simon will meet someone who could be even better than herself, just as she was a better girlfriend for Simon than Carli.]]
**[[spoiler: Also, any girl who takes an immediate liking to a guy she just met can't be emotionally stable.]]
18th Apr '14 11:28:13 AM StormRequiem
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**** Having said that, the two times Jay actually managed to get a girlfriend, he treats them surprisingly respectfully. In fact, the only reason the first one dumped him was because Jay took some terrible advice from his Dad and came off like a [[ClingyJealousGirl ClingyJealousGuy.]]
13th May '13 4:17:09 AM notafraid
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* Early on in TheMovie, Jay's dad asks who Neil's dad is. Neil and Jay have been friends for a long time and all the other boys' parents have met and know of Kevin's AmbiguouslyGay nature. Jay clearly never had his dad anywhere near Neil's, (quite rightly) out of fear of what he'd say.

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* Early on in TheMovie, Jay's dad asks who Neil's dad is. Neil and Jay have been friends for a long time and all the other boys' parents have met and know of Kevin's AmbiguouslyGay nature. Jay clearly never had his dad anywhere near Neil's, (quite rightly) out of fear of what he'd say.say.
* Why can't James detect that his brown nose is the thing putting everyone off him on the boat? Why, because snorting cocaine ruins your nostrils, of course. He can't even smell it!
9th Oct '12 5:14:56 PM cactusx
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* A subtle one in ''TheInbetweeners''. Jay's one of the most hilarious characters on the show, but look at him from a psychological perspective and something surfaces. He has an extremely warped and fantasist view of sexuality and the female gender, an unhealthy relationship with an overbearing parent, self esteem issues and a pathological need to be noticed. That could lead to...[[SerialKiller issues]] in the future.

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* A subtle one in ''TheInbetweeners''. one: Jay's one of the most hilarious characters on the show, but look at him from a psychological perspective and something surfaces. He has an extremely warped and fantasist view of sexuality and the female gender, an unhealthy relationship with an overbearing parent, self esteem issues and a pathological need to be noticed. That could lead to...[[SerialKiller issues]] in the future.
12th Jun '12 2:11:32 PM CynicalBastardo
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* Early on in TheMovie, Jay's dad asks who Neil's dad is. Neil and Jay have been friends for a long time and all the other boys' parents have met and know of Kevin's AmbiguouslyGay nature. Jay clearly never had his dad anywhere near Neil's, (quite rightly) out of fear of what he'd say.
26th Dec '11 8:56:45 AM JonShannow
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*** It is also hinted at by Neil that Jay was sexually abused by his elderly neighbour as a child.
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