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Questions tagged [13-reasons-why]

Use for questions relating to the Netflix Series 13 Reasons Why

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What exactly are Hannah Baker's parents litigating against Liberty High School for?

In Netflix's new series, 13 reasons why, Hannah Baker's parents are pursuing legal action against Hannah's high school. The bulk of it from the viewer's perspective boils down to: I understand they ...
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What happened to Alex?

I watched the series of 13 Reasons Why and I could not figure out why Alex commited suicide. Any idea on this? In the series, a few things I did notice: Justin Foley carried a gun with him before he ...
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Why didn't Hannah Baker ask for Tony's help?

In the last episode of 13 Reasons Why, Hannah decided to go talk with Mr. Porter, because she wanted to give life one last chance. We know what happened next, so, for those who don't, I don't want to ...
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Why were the deposition tapes dated November 10, 2017?

In the the final episode of 13 Reasons Why, the main cast of the show is interviewed as part of their deposition tapes. Each of the deposition tapes are dated November 10, 2017, which seems odd ...
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Why did Clay tell Hannah's ghost that she did a 'bad thing'?

In Season 2 of 13 Reasons Why (can't remember the episode), while Clay is talking to Hannah's ghost he shouts out that she did a 'bad thing' (killing herself). He was angry and sad at the time (...
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What were all the eleven reasons Hannah had for not committing suicide?

In 13 Reasons Why season 2, Olivia shows Clay a list of reasons which Hannah thinks are worth to live for and Clay was mentioned twice and she mentioned her parents there too. But what were all those ...
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Does 13 Reasons Why portray suicide as a rational response?

So upfront: I haven't watched this yet, though I may soon. I think it is important that our media cover sensitive and difficult topics such as bullying, sexual abuse, depression and other mental ...
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Why isn't Courtney Crimsen's testimony likely true simply because it's against her interest?

In Season 2 of 13 Reasons Why, Courtney Crimsen is asked during her testimony: Courtney, some people might wonder, if you didn't tell the truth for so long, how do we know you're telling the truth ...
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Why did Tyler yell at Mackenzie?

In S2E10, Tyler inexplicably yells at Mackenzie and tells her she's boring. It appeared to me that he was making sure Cyrus' friends saw him do it but I don't understand what his motivation was and am ...
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Clay has a scar in the present to differentiate from the past. Is there a name for such a technique?

In the series, '13 reasons why', they make sure that clay gets a bandage on the forehead and stays there so that we can differentiate easily whether it's the flashback or present. Is there a name ...
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What is the significance of Jessica drawing a chain of circles?

In 13 Reasons Why S02E03, we see Jessica making an eight shape on her hand: Then we see in flashback, she is doing the same but this time on paper: I assumed it was the symbol for the digit eight (8)...
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Why is Hannah wearing a scarf?

In the 13 Reasons Why episode where Hannah kills herself, that particular morning she wears a scarf along with a blue jacket. Earlier, when she wore the same jacket, I don't remember her wearing that ...
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How did Hannah and Tony meet in “13 Reasons Why”?

I remember Tony helped Hannah when her car battery dies at the Winter Formal dance (season 1, episode 5). But I kind of remember they had met before. Does anybody remember when did they meet for the ...
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Significance of Clay Jensen's journey of getting his tattoo completed?

In 13 Reasons Why season 2, Clay Jensen tries to get a semicolon tattoo with Skye but he fainted before it could even get completed and he got only comma. But at the end of the season, he got the ...
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Why did Jessica not believe the tape which mentioned her rape?

In the series 13 Reasons Why, Jessica had her place on Tape 2. She must have obviously heard all the tapes long back. Must have even heard Justin's second tape. Considering all these, why didn't ...
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With whom was Hannah Baker sexting?

In the 13 Reasons Why episode where Tyler says that Hannah was sexting someone in the court room, they never reveal the name. Is there any indication who could she be texting to and why?
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Was it realistic for Hannah to have enough strength to cut her second forearm after cutting the first so deeply?

Was it realistic for Hannah to have enough strength to cut her second forearm after cutting the first so deeply in 13 Reasons Why? King Ecbert did the same in Vikings and I was wondering how realistic ...
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Why aren't Hannah Baker's tapes assumed to be true by dying declaration?

Related question: Why isn't Courtney Crimsen's testimony likely true simply because it's against her interest? In 13 Reasons Why, Hannah Baker's tapes receive some suspicion of truth, ...