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We can see the answer in what happens immediately after. It's textbook Ramsay manipulation, and it nearly worked. Ramsay was surrounded by Snow loyalists who immediately aimed at him. If he'd shot Snow, they'd have killed him without hesitation, then rushed to try to save Jon. But their leader is still alive, and Ramsay's talking, not posing an immediate ...


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In the Mickey Mouse cartoon world, anthropomorphic animals all seem to be named after whatever kind of animal they are. Thus, we get Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, etc. As far as we can tell, these names really are intended to act as family names. (Note that Pluto, the only animal on these shows that acts like an animal, also has no last name.) For starters, ...


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On top of the sadistic nature people have mentioned already, Ramsay is a pretty good strategist. He was probably thinking "If I kill Jon, it's me vs. a Giant and the men. If I kill the Giant, Jon can be goaded to fight me one on one, which is the only way I can win here." He had just seen Jon come running across a battlefield into range of his archers ...


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Yes. And Yes. The Joker has been characterized as psychopathic/sociopathic paramour to Harley Quinn in many mediums. Different shows have different takes on the relationship, from actual love to purely psychopathic control. As the Joker is the epitome of an unreliable narrator, nothing he says can be taken at face value. As he says regarding how he became ...


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In-universe, there was never an explanation. In fact, it was a plot point that House was driven rather crazy trying to figure out "what he missed". He was sure there must have been signs that Kutner was planning on committing suicide and he just didn't see them. This led to issues with his sobriety, etc. Out on universe, there's a much easier answer. The ...


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This is a hold over from the comics: It will likely be pseudo-science and/or hand-waved explained in the sequel "Ant-Man and the Wasp". The comic logic is that Pym Particles allow you to change your size. When growing, they pull extra mass from another dimension. Pym, or in this case Scott, gains mass when growing, hence he has increased strength ...


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A big part of Daario's story is that Dany is very attracted to him. In the books, she is a 14 year old girl who finds his flamboyant style different, mysterious, and intriguing. It's easy to convey her attraction through text, but the shows are a visual medium. Therefore, Daario needs to be more conventionally attractive, so that the TV watching audience ...


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Because they're supposed to be "forgettable" and the films don't share much of a continuity to begin with. First of all, James Bond is himself not much of a character for lasting relationships. The women, or "Bond girls", he comes across during his adventures are usually more "part of the adventure" for him than serious engagements persisting beyond his ...


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Ramsay enjoys teasing people. The show runners revealed that it wasn't until the moment his dogs were about to eat him alive that Ramsay realized that he had lost (an evidence for this was his cocky comment that he "still held Winterfell" even though his entire army had been swipe out by the Knight's of the Vale cavalry and he had not one but two Starks ...


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What can he achieve by striking Jon? He might have missed it or killed him. But he will surely going to be killed later on by the giant or by any random Wilding and soldier. So not much gain. He did the same with Rickon Stark in the same episode, he could have tried killed Jon , as he was on same distance as Rickon when he got killed. Ramsay even tried to ...


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The movie is bereft of details in Apocalypse's history. The closest it came to it CIA agent Moira Mactaggert's rough explanation of the cult's reasonings for worshiping Apocalypse. Most of his powers and background are directly taken from his many comic and then cartoon appearances. Most likely due to licensing conflicts with Marvel, mentions of the ...


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He was actually "poisoned" even before the film history began. The correct word would be "possessed" by (maybe a spoiler for people who don't know the lore) Since he was possessed from the beggining, he was acting as if nothing happened, until he began to be in contact with Fel energy from the orcs and used this as an excuse. We know from the drawings in ...


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The mention of Lady Macbeth once having a child is certainly not a new invention created by the filmmakers for this particular adaptation of Macbeth. Shakespeare's Macbeth mentions Lady Macbeth having a child at one point. ACT 1 SCENE VII Lady Macbeth: I have given suck, and know how tender 'tis to love the babe that milks me. Shakespeare based ...


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Ignoring that these are plot holes born from decades of films, there is two possible explanations. Xavier isn't really there. Xavier, the most powerful telepath in the world, has been shown to (in comics and cartoons): Make people see things. He is simply projecting his image into people's minds, like he does his voice at various points. Use Astral ...


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Why is Caesar good in the first Planet of the apes and bad in the 2001? Because both are different films and didn't serve canon to each other. Both are based on the same novels but they have adaptational changes. Original film series was Planet of the Apes (1968) Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970) Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) Conquest of ...


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I think that Ramsay got cocky... He had a bow and arrow, and Jon Snow was a bit of a ways off. He loves to mess with people and hurt them by hurting others, so he probably thought, "I'll kill Wun Wun just to make Jon angry, then I'll shoot Jon." But as we know...


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The answer is, neither of those latter two things ever happened, thanks to Days of Future Past removing those two movies from the continuity. One of the major plot elements in Days of Future Past is that Wolverine changed the timeline, thus altering everything that happened from 1973 forward. The produces of the X-Men series have openly admitted this, ...


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I can't find anything specific, nor have I heard of anything specific, but I can show you these clips: April 3, 2016 April 4, 2016 April 7, 2016 In none of these interviews is she wearing any sort of neck brace. So, my best guess is that it was for her ...


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As mentioned in comments by @NapoleonWilson he already remembered his WWII experiences with Yashida in The Wolverine. Which is even raised in a different question: Why does Logan remember Yashida? So we can assume that he got all of his memories back by DoFP, that's why he remembers that girl. But as you mentioned he got shocked seeing bone claws. Which ...


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He probably didn't think she would be sacrificed but simply used her blood like Melisandre did with Gendry. Davos knows Gendry lived because he gave him a boat. So that's why he doesn't defy Stannis' orders but also why Stannis sends him to Castle Black. Davos would have jumped in the fire to save Shireen. Davos might think that Shireen was killed or ...


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He had anger issues and depression at different points in his life. The episode Orientation, shows that he joined an anger management group therapy class in 1995. The episode The Man from Tallahassee shows that Locke later suffered from depression. LOCKE: You think I'm temporarily disabled? GOVERNMENT WORKER: Depression can be temporary, yes. And ...


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I have read that Suchet indeed asked for the more prominent religious sentiments of Poirot which tend to be expressed in the relatively later series. I'm making my way through the show on Netflix, never read the books. It's particularly striking in 'Murder on the Orient Express'. And in that case as I understand it Poirot in the book is not conflicted about ...


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The show is inconsistent with Barry's speed. One episode has him moving fast enough to have a one sided conversation with out Iris hearing or seeing him. He also catches things by reflex (falling coffee mug). But he's often caught by surprise. Most of the time, he has to actively enable his speed force based powers for him to move or focus at super speed. ...


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In the first visit the characters are flashing around through time and Daniel Faraday is constantly insisting that no matter what they do, they can't change anything. "Whatever Happened, Happened". He knows that the island still existed in the future so he knows that he will be able to convince them to bury the bomb. 3 years after that, after the time ...


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In Automata, the 'Pilgrim' robots have to follow two directives: Cause no harm to any life form. Do not modify any robot (including self). The robot known as the 'clocksmith' was free of the second rule, meaning it was free to upgrade itself and other robots. It was not free to harm life forms, human or not, despite the fact it was aware of what was ...


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I believe they are referring to when she left work in Jessica Jones S1E13 to care for Luke Cage.


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As her wikia page explains: Ten years prior to the creation of the FLDSMDFR she died of unknown causes and her death affected both Flint and Tim heavily. After her death Tim proved to have difficulties raising his son due to not knowing how to properly show him the encouragement his mother used to show him, however Flint would continue to be ...


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As acknowledgement of submission, and surrender. Leaving the helmet is an indication that he no longer has anything to hide. If Xavier knows he can jump into Eric's mind at any point (and obviously Eric knows this), leaving the one thing that can stop such an invasion is tacitly indicating that he is effectively 'retiring', which we see confirmed in X-Men: ...


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This is a cameo by Everybody Hates Chris director Lev L. Spiro. He directed six episodes in all. This was his only cameo on the show (as 'Ominous Man') according to IMDb and he's not a character. Seems it was just a fun cameo as a stand-in for the Members Only Jacket Guy in the Sopranos finale, which this finale indeed parodizes. Crew cameos in finales are ...


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Like any decades long comic, or story with multiple versions in multiple media, there is always the chance that someone gets married then it gets undone/someone dies/etc. Including Xavier. That said, he's pretty much eternally a bachelor. He has had three major romantic interests: A very squick-y interest in Jean Grey. This was brought up when Xavier ...



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