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YMMV / Mae West

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  • Fair For Her Day: She supported gay rights in the 1920s.
  • Older Than They Think: Her famous line: "Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me?" sounds suspiciously similar to this exchange from Lysistrata (whether she got it from that or it's just a coincidence is unknown)
Herald: I am a herald, of course, I swear I am, and I come from Sparta about making peace.
Magistrate: But look, you are hiding a lance under your clothes, surely.


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