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Forgotten Dead
It's clear that someone close to the characters died, but they never seem to mention that person.


(permanent link) added: 2011-06-30 09:08:21 sponsor: toomuchnick (last reply: 2012-10-24 09:16:53)

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In a preemptive Put on a bus, a character was killed off before the show started. Still, you'd think the surviving characters would bring up memories now and then.

Examples

- Toy Story. What happened to Dad? Forgivable since the humans are side characters.

- Averted in Arrested Development, where the family regularly mentions Michael's dead wife.
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