2/17 Season Three, Episode 16: The Triumvirate-Scarecrow and Mrs King

We find Lee and Amanda at a Trailer park.
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Lee
: I know what you’re thinking… [really? you can read Amanda’s mind nowadays Lee?! tee hee.. Oh you’re good!] ……Why are we in a trailer park in the middle of nowhere? Well, Amanda, the answer to your problem: Lance Dorn’s office…
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…complete with portable telephones, computer phone modems, the whole works…
[Doesn’t the corvette have that too? I mean when Amanda isn’t sitting in the front seat?! rofl!!]
…Wherever Lance is, he’s working.
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Yo, Lance.
Lance: Hey, Lee…
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Howdy!…
[rofl at that massive slab of computer that’s possibly trying to pass itself off as a laptop!]
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[LOL how Amanda now holds on to Lee’s arm! scary trailer park and scary man!]
(Lee and Amanda approach Lance)
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…Lee, my main man, what it is!
Lee: Ah, well, what it is, is it’s fine… [I’ll say!!! Mighty fine!]
… I’d like you to meet Amanda King.
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Amanda: Hello.
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[Amanda looks very pretty here.. Actually she is also looking quite tanned.. you think this ep was the first filmed after a mid season break in production?]
Lance: Hi.
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Lee: Amanda’s got a problem.
Lance: Speaking of problems, I cracked the Asian operations covert code this morning. Yuh. Here’s a new patch that’ll fix it.
Lee: Ahhhh…err among other things, Lance’s job is to test our computer security.
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Amanda: Oh.
Lee: Why don’t you show him the cheque?
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Amanda:
Oh yes.
Lance: Dig it. I got into the ticket touters’ A-list and scored us front row centre for Chaka Khan…3.16 TT.avi_000372605
[ Whahahahaa! Lee is going to Chaka Khan with this guy? eh? To me, Lance seems more like a source than a friend.. Auggie but with a brain and without the humour.. What do you think?]
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(Lance lowers his voice a little and gives Amanda a side glance)
[Like this isn’t really for her ears.. but heck. she’s standing right there dopey]
3.16 TT.avi_000378611… …And I accessed a new fraternity bulletin board with over a hundred beautiful co-eds at Maryland,…
(We cut to Amanda looking in her purse for her cheque and clearing her throat.. don’t want to be hearing this!!! She hands it to Lance.)
…cross-referenced by hair, eyes, measurements-
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[Lee doesn’t seem ‘busted’ here. I’m looking forward to hearing what you all make of this! Is this Lee’s old ways coming back to bite?
I’m not seeing this..  Lee seems to brush off Lance like he doesn’t care – with IMHO no hint that he’s covering his tracks. It’s more like Lance wishes Lee would be his wingman and that they’d be a great team picking up women.. rather than these two actually be peers. Yeah, I think Lance is a source. An asset that Lee keeps happy and humours.. but he isn’t Lee’s friend. what do you think?
Plus I’ll just add that Lance sounds more like a predator than a player.. this whole hacking info about women thing is creepy. Lance, you’re not charming me!!! Maybe in the 80’s this was accepted as funny?? anyone??
Also really tacky to say these things in front of Amanda. Disrespectful with no class.. Boo Lance!]
Amanda hands Lance the cheque.
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Lee waves him off: Yeah, yeah, yeah. Uh, Lance, why don’t you look at that, huh?
Lance: You want ideas on how to spend it or what?Amanda: That’s a hundred thousand dollars.
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Lance:
So you got a good gig.
Lee: Come on, Lance, she’s a fourth level GSA with only a confidential security clearance…. [ and only grrrr a guest pass!!!] …cheque has to be a mistake.
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Lance: You’re asking me to cover it up for you?
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[rofl! this guy really is Auggie with intellect! Actually I found Auggie more harmless than this guy.. ]
Amanda: I wanna give it back.
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Lance: Why don’t you just endorse it over to me?
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[Love the sideways glance Amanda gives Lee here – She doesn’t have to say a word – Lee ‘knows what she’s thinking!’
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Maybe: my my.. this is quite a ‘friend’ you’ve got here!! not!.. Okay. here Lee squirms a little! Lee never did like Amanda having any contact with Auggie.. I guess with Lance he thought she had to come?]
Lee: Come on, Lance.
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Lance: OK, but I’ll need my mainframe.
Amanda: We have to go back to the office?
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Lance: Nope, we just have to kick in the generator.
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Lance gets up – lol that massive thing really is a laptop! tee hee.. He opens the trailer door and ushers Amanda and Lee in.
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Lee gives Lance a little smile as he heads into the trailer.
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Amanda: Thank you.
Once their inside
Lance opens his fridge..
Lance
: How about a cold brewster?
[rofl.. offering Amanda a beer!]
Amanda: No, thank you.
Lee: Ah, no, thanks, Lance.
Amanda: This is a nice setup you have here.
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Lance: I’ve got storage space for every dating service on the Eastern Seaboard…
[He really has no filter on that mouth of his. But he seems to be able to talk to women okay so he’s not the computer guy stereotype of the 80’s no? Sounds like he has hacked the dating services too huh.. and is gathering private information about women.. ewww just… ewwww.. ]
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…I’ve tried to eliminate all the paper from my life.
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…This is what’s left
uh, shopping list, a few hot phone numbers and the Bananagram…
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…You play?
Amanda: No my mother does.
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Lance: You ought to give it a shot. The jackpot’s up to 10 grand. I thought I had it, too. Onion soup. But it’s not right.3.16 TT.avi_000446179
LOL Lance seems happy to chat… even with a woman he isn’t trying to score with.. I guess this info is important for later.. store this one away iwsod! Onion soup? 10 grand.. who knows what we’ll need to know!
Lee is seen to get more and more impatient. He points at the computer signalling for Lance to get on with it.
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Amanda: Oh that’s… Yeah, that’s me.
The screen shows the following:
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Lance: Here we go. Your wages were paid to somebody code-named King… [does this mean Amanda gets paid $297.91 umm a week or fortnight?! Oh and hey the date on the cheque was January 1986… this computer says it was 6th of February 1986.. hmm!]
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[the assassin truck driver dude? is Code named King? I knew it.. this is all Joe King’s fault!!! err.. Joeking!!]
….and the cheque was mailed to a bank in the Bahamas. You got his money…
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…And this is weird. It was drawn on a non-existent account.
Lee: Any idea how or why?
Lance: Somebody made a data entry error or something. Let me play around with it.
Lee: OK, tell you what, you got a pencil? Here. If you find something, call this number…
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…OK, thanks a lot, Lance.
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Lance keeps his eyes on his computer while Lee goes to leave..but Amanda is on the ball – and wants her cheque back! Lance smiles.. I think he was trying to hang on to it Winking smile
Lance: Sure.
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Amanda: Oh, ah…
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…I, kind of…
Lee: Oh, yeah, we-
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Amanda: … my cheque.
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Lee: We better hold on to that.
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Amanda: The cheque, please. Yeah.
Lance:Hasta la bye-bye.
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Amanda: Thank you. Thank you.
Lee : I trust you, really.
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[lol now that sounds like a line you would give an asset no?! Smile ]
Lee and Amanda exit the trailer and start walking away from it. Amanda: That doesn’t seem very secure.
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Lee: Welcome to the future. It’s all in the passwords and security codes.
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[SMK sees the future!!! whooooo!!]
Amanda: Hmm. Do you really think he’ll be able to trace the cheque?
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Lee: Hah…
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…Lance Dorn broke into the Soviet Embassy’s Super Bowl Lottery. I’ll bet he calls you tonight.
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Uh oh!
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Amanda:You gave him my number?
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It’s too funny how Amanda says this!
I guess this means Lee thinks Lance is more or less harmless, or.. knowing she knows Lee is enough protection.. or.. whatever Lance throws at her Lee thinks she can handle it.
Now I think about it. Auggie called Amanda at home once too! [In double agent] rofl!

I can see how valuable Lance and his skills would be.. but the thought of him accessing all the information of those women and the dating services is ick.. and someone should be looking out for their privacy and their rights too. I’ll comfort myself that maybe Lance is all talk. Hmmmm.. thoughts everyone?? do tell!!! can’t wait to hear from you!!!!!  

52 responses to “2/17 Season Three, Episode 16: The Triumvirate-Scarecrow and Mrs King

  1. I can remember being quite shocked and repulsed by Lance’s pervy activities when I rewatched this episode a few years ago (I actually remember watching the episode back in the 80’s but had no recollection of Lance) – despite this, I do like him (I think a lot of his comments were more bravado and trying to show he was a ‘player’ – I am hope I am right about that!)
    I also like the nerd in the trailer park thing – I’ don’t know if this is the first time this troupe (if that’s the right word) is used but it must be fairly early on. I know there were some nerdy films in the 80’s but I think it came more widespread in the 90’s. I am no film buff and maybe ‘Hackers’ was an 80’s film. I can remember the nerd in the trailer park in an x files episode and in Chuck (kind of) as well. It would be nice to think that SMK was the first.
    Other than that, Lee and Amanda are pretty sweet here. I like the way Lee is a bit embarrassed by his friend and is not descending to his level at all, (not that I think Lee would ever have had anything in common with Lance but he might have gone along with some of his rubbish out of politeness). I do think that Lance is a bit more of a friend than Auggie. He is very bright (probably a genius) and on the ‘right’ side while Auggie was neither.

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    • Hi Michele – I loved your use of ‘pervy’ for me that was spot on!
      I hadn’t paid any attention to Lance until this time watching.. and having the dialogue in front of me and actually paying attention to it (rather than just drooling over Lee like usual) left me with a very different view of the Lance character!

      Hackers? that does sounds a bit like Lance!

      I do think that Lance is a bit more of a friend than Auggie. He is very bright (probably a genius) and on the ‘right’ side while Auggie was neither.

      True, Auggie was a crook.. whereas Lance is well… no to me actually he is a crook too – LOL! The best I can say about Lance is that he is teetering at being on the right side.. but cyber stalking/ bragging about invading women’s privacy is not something I want to overlook.

      I remember the first moment we met Auggie he was trying to molest one of his staff at his bar.. yep.. charmer.. remember that?!
      I don’t find the ‘let’s mistreat women’ joke funny -don’t go for drunk jokes either! but this is because I feel very strongly about how women are treated and I really don’t expect others to share my views.. So don’t mind me 🙂

      Wasn’t there an agency high up who was hitting on Francine in The Long Christmas eve or something? or have I completely misremembered?
      bye!

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    • Speaking of X-Files, I can kind of imagine the Lance character ten years later “growing up” (and I use that term advisedly) to be one of the Lone Gunmen. Probably Doohickey, er I mean Frohike. Byers was the government employee but Frohicke was the letch.

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      • whooo I’ve got to review X files supporting characters to prep for the X files coming up again.. do we have a thread on neds for x files? This isn’t really the place for discussing it.. but glad to hear 2Goldens that there’s another smk x files fan out there! 🙂

        Okay I went ahead and created one! HERE’S THE LINK – it’s in the member only section though as it’s not smk talk..

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        • Pssst… Me three! And the link isn’t working.

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          • Hi Sara, I just clicked on the link and it sent me to a page where it said I don’t have permission to access it – that’s because I am not signed into Nedlindgers at the moment and we need to be signed in to see the off topic threads.

            I then clicked log in on that screen, logged in and it took me straight to the x files thread. Hope that helps! 🙂

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  2. Having re-watched this scene I still see Lance as pretty harmless. He actually reminds me of some students I’ve had. You have to wonder just what his connection is to the Agency. He is connected in some way as he works to test computer security. However, he seems more comfortable and at home in the trailer park as opposed to being in an office at the Agency. This must be acceptable to the Agency. He seems to have some social skills issues, such as no filter and staying focused on the discussion at hand. Maybe he doesn’t play well with others or doesn’t have the skills to interact well with others. Computers are his friends. Also he seems to want to impress Lee as opposed to getting Lee to hang out with him. He probably has only heard of Lee’s prior reputation and may think his trolling abilities may make him seem cool in Lee’s eyes. It’s also weird that they seem to have him using lingo from the 70s…”my main man”, “what it is”, “gig”. All that was stuff we said in the 70s. I agree that he his somewhat of a man child and fairly immature. Most likely he’s all talk and no action. Too much time spent on the computer.

    He also makes me think of how Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak started Apple in a garage. Once he gets focused on Amanda’s check issue he sort of zones out. I don’t think he was trying to hold on to it. I don’t think he realized he still had it. He was too focused on trying to solve the puzzle of the check, which seems to be what challenges him, trying to solve or break puzzles and challenges, including the banana-gram. He’s a whiz at that but a failure at human interaction.

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    • I think this is spot on, Valerie. I particularly like the points about trying to impress and having no filter. I’ve always found him innocuous (I think that’s the right word). I do love Amanda’s reaction when she hears that Lee gave Lance her phone number, lol. Clearly Lee finds Lance harmless.

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      • Hey Raffie! Great to hear from ya!

        I think you’re right.. Lee finds Lance harmless.. Amanda isn’t thrilled about him having her number though – she isn’t so sure!
        Me? I liked Melissa’s word he’s Pervy!

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      • This is how I have always viewed Lance as well. harmless, lacking social skills and very focused on the cyber world and not so much in touch with the real world.

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  3. I definitely don’t see Lee and Lance as buddies. Acquaintances and nothing more. To be honest I think Lance is showing off in front of Amanda with all his talk of co-eds. It’s not so much that he would do anything but that he has the skills to access that information.
    Hmmmm is Onion Soup pertinent to the story?! They sure made a big deal out of showing us a shot of the piece of paper LOL
    The clunky tech sure is funny but I love how Lee says the future is all passwords and security codes…..he isn’t wrong is he!!!

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    • Hey Jenbo – I love this idea that Lance is showing off.. I can get on board with that 🙂 yeah I struggle to see being buds with Lance. I mean I know he hasn’t had a squeaky clean past.. but I draw the line at Lee stalking women. I’m sure lance was suppose to be a likeable rogue – but with today’s issues and sensibilities it’s creepy..

      The MASH example from Janet was spot on!! Times they are a changin’!

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      • I can agree with lance showing off and even though I think he is off base it may highlight a bit the character that he assumes Lee has. But Lee doesn’t get on board, he doesn’t even seem too embarrassed about Lance’s banter in front of Amanda. Lee just moves on to the topic at hand. He is focused on getting Amanda’s pay situation straightened out.

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    • No, he isn’t wrong at all. I find this whole scene intriguingly prophetic!

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  4. More Triumvirate…the anticipation of this episode feels so good – I love that we are finally here, finally getting to the good stuff.

    Lance Dorn. Where to start? He never bothered me before – I never paid him much attention – boys will be boys (think kiwismh mentioned that), but after reading many of the comments here and thinking about it, he does seem kinda creepy. But I get the distinct feeling that he is all about being able to have access rather than actually doing something. He may have front row tickets to Chaka Khan, but he’s asking Lee to go and not trying to find a ‘babe’ from a dating service or a Maryland coed. So creepy, but I get the sense that he would actually draw the line when faced with actually acting like a creepy pervert in real life. He’s all talk, no action on that front.

    And I don’t think he and Lee are friends. I don’t see that even in S1 – Lance doesn’t have enough class. I like your comparison to Auggie. Lance is Auggie-like but with a brain. He is an informant. I do think Lance is on the good guy side though. Auggie was willing to get dirty. I think Lance is less willing – he’d only do it if it was via electronics where he could remain anonymous. And for a good reason – like Lee needing the information to solve a case. He’s got his own moral code – a bit like Lisbeth Salander – maybe not strictly moral as the law would see it, but a version of his own morals that work for him and the world in which he grew up.

    Hahaha – Amanda is not very impressed with Lance. I think she thinks he is a boy in an adult male body. Her look to Lee says that to me. Seriously? This ‘child’ is going to be able to help me? Can you please act like the adult and make him get moving on it? I don’t want to have to act like a parent here.

    One criticism – that line – This is a nice setup you have here – ugh. I hate that line. I don’t know why. Are we supposed to think that Amanda is rethinking her thoughts on Lance? I think she is just being regular, polite Amanda. But I think it’s even a bit too much, even for Amanda.
    I do like Lance’s ‘Hasta la bye-bye’. I don’t know why. I sometimes say that to my kids.

    You gave him my number???? ROFL!! Love this line and KJ’s delivery!

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    • I liked what you said about Lance being more about having “access” rather than really doing much with women. I think that “access” is really what his life is about, using his computer to poke into places and get information, which Lee finds useful, but which Lance wouldn’t really use himself.

      When it comes to women, Lance might be the kind of guy who really likes the chase (at least in the electronic sense) more than anything else. He might enjoy the challenge of finding women but not really want to do much with them because he just wants to move on and track down more women. I once heard someone describe that type of guy as being like a dog chasing cars — they think it’s really exciting and love the thrill of the chase, but would have no idea what to do if they actually caught one.

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      • Hahaha, I think you’re right, Jestress. I get the impression that Lance would have no idea what to do with a woman if he were ever to get a hold of one!

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        • Totally agree here! (I’ve known many Lance’s in my time. More annoying than menacing for sure. ) I am getting the giggles thinking of Lee at a Chaka Khan concert.

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          • lol – that is a funny picture, Cindy. I can’t see Lee being excited about going to see Chaka Khan with Lance. Not after he’s taken Amanda to a variety festival at the Kennedy all dressed up elegantly. I wonder if Lance and Lee have a college connection – that Lance never grew out of? Perhaps Lee and Lance were pals back in the day at one of the many universities Lee was kicked out of. The kinda look like they could be the same age – or do you think not?

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            • Lance seems more like a Jimmy Buffett fan, IMO. Lee may have been a little like Lance once, but I think he wanted more for himself and just didn’t realize it until he met Amanda. Lance seems perfectly happy ‘as is.’ No desire to change. Sort of a shame because with a better wardrobe and some maturity, he could actually be cute.

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          • Yeah, I’d rather picture him slow dancing with Amanda to something like “Through the fire” (one of my favorites by her).

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    • Just accessing the files was enough for me to find Lance creepy.. even if he never actually did anything with the information!

      But interesting theory BJo!

      Hey loved your interpretation of Amanda’s look – seriously?!
      I think you’ve nailed it!

      Hasta la bye bye is the best thing Lance says! 🙂

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      • True, accessing files is creepy behavior. I think that when this aired though, the digital world was vastly different than today’s, and when I watch this episode now, I don’t think of today, I think of the 80s. So I don’t really find it all that creepy. As a naïve, young teen, I would not have been able to envision what would really entail creepy. Plus I don’t think Amanda gets a creepy vibe from this guy, and Lee obviously doesn’t think he’s much of a threat or else he wouldn’t have given him Amanda’s phone number. I think I also want to think that Agency wouldn’t hire true creeps. 🙂

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        • Indeed.. true true BJo the world has changed so much!

          I see Lance as an asset.. working as a contractor for the agency. He isn’t actually employed by the agency. But also, I do see the agency as working with creeps from time to time as needed (Auggie was no angel.. I wonder if we see him again! don’t tell me!).. Lee has discussed getting his hands a little dirty in the past..(was that right before he went to meet Auggie?) it’s a part of justice biz.. I see keeping lance on side and humouring him as something the job required.. and I’m happy with this because I do see Lance as creepy!

          but if you don’t see Lance as creepy then there’s no need to come up with an explanation for why Lance and Lee would know each other I guess. I love to hear different views and explore how it leads us down slightly different paths! 🙂

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    • Love the “Hasta la bye-bye” line — for some reason it tickles my funny bone.

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  5. Yeah, more Triumvirate! 😀

    Can Lee read Amanda’s mind? Sure, why not. Especially when he does that two-arm grab, eye-gaze thing. 😉 I like that she grabs his arm as they’re walking too!

    I don’t think Lee was wanting to indulge Lance with the ‘guy talk’ either. He’s grown up whereas Lance hasn’t yet. I like that Lee brushes Lance off and while it’s partially to move things along, I think he’d rather not see Amanda uncomfortable.

    Yes, the portable computer is a hoot. The check read-out on DOS didn’t make sense. No taxes taken out. Even if her payout was $100,000, the gross pay would be higher. If her payout is $297, the gross pay would be something around $330? $340? (I don’t know, but it’s higher. I only took one class in Accounting and gave up). We already know something is wrong, but even this doesn’t compute to a ‘data entry error.’

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    • Yep! the screen makes zero sense (cents?!). I think what they’ve done is insert a few numbers into some payroll software and figured we’ll only see the two numbers or something.. not that they actually don’t really mean anything!
      Good call Sara!

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    • Iwsod’s question of whether the $297 was supposed to represent a weekly or bi-weekly paycheck for Amanda started me doing some research. In 1985, minimum wage was 3.35 in the US. Assuming a 40-hour workweek (but wasn’t she part-time?) that would equal $134. I think we can also assume, however, that the government paid even their secretaries more than minimum wage. However, even double minimum wage comes in at less than 297 per week. I think it would have to be a two-week paycheck, unless we can assume that by now Amanda is working a full 40-hour week. For what it’s worth, some random internet inflation calculating site says $300 in 1985 equals $668 in today’s dollars. If that were a weekly rate, it would equal $34,736 which is about what I made last year (sorry, 2014) in a low-level management job.

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  6. Lance bugs me a lot. Sadly, there still seem to be plenty of men like him still out there, but it’s no longer PC to talk like that publicly. Yuck….! And there seem to be women who like men like Lance. (Scary!) I like how Lee definitely isn’t that guy….any more. Yes, I think he was a better looking version of Lance once. Thank goodness for Amanda.

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  7. I have to admit that I tried to use an internet anagram solver to cheat and solve the puzzle, but onion soup was the only option they gave me that made any sense, unless you want to accept either “pious noon” or “union oops” as an option.

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    • I could only come up with ‘poison Uno.’ Guess you wouldn’t want to draw 4, huh? 😉

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      • If only that second ‘n’ were an ‘s’, we could do “poisonous.” No matter which way I look at it, it looks like it’s just one letter away from spelling a single word. How does Lance know that he didn’t get the right answer? Did he already phone in to claim the prize or something?

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        • ‘Poisonous’ would have made it interesting. Might be some additional hints given somewhere that are left out of this whole discussion.

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        • Hey Jestress.. I got curious!! so I did the old internet anagram solver too haaaa..

          we can make ‘union oops’ (lol..) or ‘oops union’ – I suspect this may be the labor union of the civilian auxillary workers at the agency 😉

          Or for the 10 year old boy readers.. ‘poo unions’ – ahh I can see it now.. Jamie and Phillip having a little snigger about it.. Amanda trying not to smile and saying ‘come on fellas’! and Dotty sneaking off to call and see if that’s the right answer 😉

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          • Ooh! Ooh! I decided to try a different anagram solver from the one I used before, and it suggested “oonopinus.” I had to look that up to find out what it is, and it turns out that it’s a particular genus of spider.

            . . .

            Somehow, that answer both intrigues me and feels like kind of a let-down.

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            • Yeah, but it definitely sounds like a $10,000 answer!! Much more so than onion soup. I think you’ve got it figured out, Jestress! You should apply for a job in code breaking!

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              • Yay! 😀

                But nobody’s giving me $10,000. Sigh. Of course, I did use the cheater’s method . . .

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                • Haha…if I had $10,000 I didn’t know what to do with, I’d give it to you. You were the one to input the letters 😉

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                  • Thanks! I appreciate the thought. 🙂

                    Actually, I’m not quite sure what the low-tech solution to the problem would be. Jumbles are easy when they use simple words that everyone knows, but what could you do when the word is something that hardly anyone would even recognize? Even if you managed to arrange letters of this problem in the right order, most people wouldn’t recognize it as the right answer because most of us have no reason to know the genus names of spiders. I know how computer programs can take a string of characters, rearrange them, and compare them to other strings, but if you didn’t have a computer program to do that, probably the only method to use would be to consider all the possible arrangements of letters and use one of those big, table-smashing, unabridged dictionaries to check them all out. Even then, what if the dictionary you used didn’t happen to include spider genuses?

                    Actually, I think this puzzle would have been kind of a cheat for the contestants because, technically “onion soup” is a perfectly acceptable answer. It might not be the answer they’re looking for, but it is a correct answer to the puzzle. Maybe they should write a letter or something.

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  8. Your comment about what seemed funny in the 80s reminds me of watching a rerun of a very early episode of MAS*H where Loretta Swit ends up trapped in a storage room or something with a slightly senior officer who is trying to molest her before Hawkeye arrives to break it up. The whole thing is played for huge laughs and I can remember watching it and thinking how much Alan Alda would flip out if asked to play that type of scene later in his career. We’ve come a long way, baby, indeed.

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    • This is the sort of thing that generally passed without comment or protest in the 80’s. I wouldn’t have raised an eyebrow about it in the 80’s, but I would now. I guess women of my generation just took it on the chin to a certain extent – just boys being boys.
      Given a lot of what we know happens on the internet and with technology lately, nothing really changes, it just less acceptable now.

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    • My daughter could not believe what a ground breaking and socially progressive show MAS*H was at the time. Yes, we have come a long way in what is considered funny.

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      • OOOPS- totally forgot to talk about this scene. facepalm I think Amanda is looking quite lovely here, but I must admit, I have never been a fan of that style of ‘peep toe’ shoe. And with nylons, no less!

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