History Headscratchers / CatchMeIfYouCan

9th Sep '17 3:36:33 AM ddyingle
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** Or because his mother cheated on his father.
9th Sep '17 3:34:12 AM ddyingle
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*** I would think, for a lot of people, morality WOULD trump family. Regardless, that's hardly "bullying."

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*** I would think, for a lot of people, morality WOULD trump family. Regardless, that's hardly "bullying.""bullying".
17th Dec '16 6:07:43 PM LarrBerr
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**** I assumed there was a threat of charging her and them with aiding a fugitive if she didn't help. While she didn't know he was a fugitive conman, the FBI may not have believed that, or not cared about using the doubt as leverage to catch him.
26th Jul '15 10:53:32 PM lorgskyegon
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***** Especially since her father ''arranged'' the abortion in the first place.
7th Jun '15 8:23:02 PM Brandon
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* Does anyone else find it unrealistic for a theatre showing ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'' to be half empty in 1965?

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* Does anyone else find it unrealistic for a theatre showing ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'' to be half empty in 1965?1965?
** Maybe it was a school day?
31st Jul '14 7:36:46 PM maxwellsilver
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**** I believe some of you have fallen victim to DeliberateValuesDissonance - disowning her for what she did may seem cruel in todays moral system, but back then it was probably considered the sensible thing to do. Thus, it's hard to judge her parents on that part. However, it may still explain and perhaps even redeem Brenda's actions quite a bit.

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**** I believe some of you have fallen victim to DeliberateValuesDissonance - disowning her for what she did may seem cruel in todays moral system, but back then it was probably considered the sensible thing to do. Thus, it's hard to judge her parents on that part. However, it may still explain and perhaps even redeem Brenda's actions quite a bit.bit.
* Does anyone else find it unrealistic for a theatre showing ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'' to be half empty in 1965?
26th Mar '13 7:39:31 PM nixmith
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** Well if you're judging by the film then yes she did set him up. If you notice, Frank see's an FBI agent whisper in her ear and Brenda nods agreement. Her parents were bullies so they no doubt forced her coersion with the authorities.

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** Well if you're judging by the film then yes she did set him up. If you notice, Frank see's sees an FBI agent whisper in her ear and Brenda nods agreement. Her parents were bullies so they no doubt forced her coersion cooperation with the authorities.
23rd Apr '12 11:53:53 AM merzer
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**** Well, they probably threatened to disown her again. I bet they but the blame totally on her for embarrassing the family name!

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**** Well, they probably threatened to disown her again. I bet they but the blame totally on her for embarrassing the family name!name!
**** I believe some of you have fallen victim to DeliberateValuesDissonance - disowning her for what she did may seem cruel in todays moral system, but back then it was probably considered the sensible thing to do. Thus, it's hard to judge her parents on that part. However, it may still explain and perhaps even redeem Brenda's actions quite a bit.
19th Jun '11 10:16:21 PM LukeTheNuke
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***** I would think, for a lot of people, morality WOULD trump family. Regardless, that's hardly "bullying."

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***** I would think, for a lot of people, morality WOULD trump family. Regardless, that's hardly "bullying.""
**** Well, they probably threatened to disown her again. I bet they but the blame totally on her for embarrassing the family name!
9th Jun '11 10:29:47 AM JohnnyChimpo
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**** Her parents disowned her after she had an abortion. They ranked their own view on morality above family.

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**** Her parents disowned her after she had an abortion. They ranked their own view on morality above family.family.
***** I would think, for a lot of people, morality WOULD trump family. Regardless, that's hardly "bullying."
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