Monday, October 14, 2013

When Sally Met Thor

Here's a nice little scene that surely would have fit in with an earlier post on how often New Yorkers considered Thor, the God of Thunder, one of their own. It was early 1966, during the time of the escalation of a long and controversial conflict in southeast Asia which polarized much of the United States. Yet look how tactfully Thor's dialog navigates both through and around the subject:

Of course, that doesn't mean the big guy is going to necessarily catch a break from the local cop on the beat:

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