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10 Times Hey Arnold! Got DEPRESSINGLY DARK

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10 Times Hey Arnold! Got DEPRESSINGLY DARK
Hey Arnold! was one of the best nickelodeon shows from many of our childhoods. However, as kids, many of us overlooked some of the profound themes that existed throughout the story. At times, the show shined a light on dark realities that exist in the real world. Abandonment, addiction, negligence, war, poverty and crime. Hey Arnold! was an incredibly mature show that got quite dark at times. Today we're counting down the 10 Times Hey Arnold! Got DEPRESSINGLY DARK. #HeyArnold #Nickelodeon
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  1. VoiceOfTheEmperor

    VoiceOfTheEmperor

    پیش 8 روز

    The entire cartoon is grimdark. But it taught us so many important lessons as kids. I'm 28 now and writing a novel. I honestly think that without this show and others like it, I'd be in the ground, at a job I hated or worse.

  2. nelly price

    nelly price

    پیش 8 روز

    We need shows like this again! I miss hey Arnold so much!

  3. JQtube

    JQtube

    پیش 10 روز

    Sid being a germaphobe was the one for me

  4. LyleM60 gamer

    LyleM60 gamer

    پیش 14 روز

    I think the darkest episode I saw was the veteran's day episode where Gerald talks about how much of a hero his dad was in Vietnam, only to be told his dad was an army desk worker. Gerald loses respect for his father and his dad eventually tells him the reason he was place there was because he accidentally shot one of his fellow soldiers during a training exercise.

  5. Sean Furlong

    Sean Furlong

    پیش 24 روز

    Maybe Stoop Kid never leaves his stoop is because he is waiting for his mother to come back.

  6. J SALADIN

    J SALADIN

    پیش 24 روز

    don't mean to burst your bubble but this is reality in rough neighborhoods so that's why I could relate to this show as a child. Nothing dark about it we all didn't grow up in a good neighborhood moron with a perfect life dummy.

  7. Andrew Micsak

    Andrew Micsak

    پیش 25 روز

    I know it’s wrong, but I’m guilty of having the scene when Harold breaks his bed as my favorite.

  8. lololololololol ol

    lololololololol ol

    پیش 27 روز

    How is Pigeon Man not #1, nevermind not on this list?

  9. Soar Project

    Soar Project

    پیش 27 روز

    No one cares for Brainy and his only appearance is helga punching him legit in the face. That is the most sad character in the whole series.

  10. Ted Nugent-Hopkis

    Ted Nugent-Hopkis

    پیش 28 روز

    Geez I never realized how depressing this show is!

  11. silver smoke

    silver smoke

    پیش ماه

    Why can't have harold be anorexic instead of him being fatter?

  12. Tommy Ettinger

    Tommy Ettinger

    پیش ماه

    was expecting Pigeon Man to be on this list

  13. Alba Formiga

    Alba Formiga

    پیش ماه

    At least radishes are somewhat healthier

  14. logansray

    logansray

    پیش ماه

    They forgot the pigeon dude

  15. reds smith

    reds smith

    پیش ماه

    its best you join the army idiots i will put arnold on with full ,,full eps

  16. reds smith

    reds smith

    پیش ماه

    you idiots had to gone to the real gumass school,,its sad when a dumass does not know the dam meaning of full ...no wonder you are on a street corner selling drugs or getting ssi

  17. The Beef Man

    The Beef Man

    پیش ماه

    I miss old shows like this. They were much better than the shit on tv nowadays

  18. ReggieRegg

    ReggieRegg

    پیش ماه

    The story of his parents always got me

  19. Randall J.

    Randall J.

    پیش ماه

    Also helga falls for Arnold bc he was the first person to notice her

  20. Coolnvigilant Outreach

    Coolnvigilant Outreach

    پیش 2 ماه

    Sid snaps. The issue of mental instability.

  21. whatsup who

    whatsup who

    پیش 2 ماه

    for me its a cartoon, and the generation is different back then. i really dont mind, i understand the mom and dad of helga. its not to dark for me, i dont take stuff that seriously.

  22. **

    **

    پیش 2 ماه

    Bob Pataki looks like a trump supporter

  23. Roachaximus

    Roachaximus

    پیش 2 ماه

    Was it normal for 9 year old kids to be out at night walking through cities and sketchy neighborhoods unsupervised back then?

  24. Ambo

    Ambo

    پیش 2 ماه

    We had cartoons that taught us about human behavior and situations. These cartoons kids watch make them think the world is some simulation they can turn on or off

  25. Lilhedgehog 857

    Lilhedgehog 857

    پیش 2 ماه

    I think the chocolate boy is just in a weird face because everybody gets hooked on food now and then one time I ate fries for a week straight now I’m only eating popcorn it’s weird or maybe it truly is an addiction in that case I feel sorry for that kid he must have a truly bad addictive personality

  26. Live Laugh Lesbian

    Live Laugh Lesbian

    پیش 2 ماه

    Hey Arnold: Getting 90s kids ready to watch Degrassi and all it's generations.

  27. Mel B

    Mel B

    پیش 2 ماه

    It’s not a gateway drug he’s an emotional eater

  28. Mel B

    Mel B

    پیش 2 ماه

    How is chocolate boy so skinny

  29. Mel B

    Mel B

    پیش 2 ماه

    Why doesn’t harold get clothes to fit him? They make clothes to fit obese people

  30. Mel B

    Mel B

    پیش 2 ماه

    My brother and I watched this as a kid.

  31. Juan David

    Juan David

    پیش 2 ماه

    As a kid watching the show growing up. What was different about the show and why it interested me was how it was set in a working/middle-class NYC community, his grandparents were the main adults in his upbringing, the adventures get got into with his friends in his neighborhood, and how the other adult characters/neighbors would play a role in each episode. One episode I remember the most from that time was the episode about Mr. Hyunh finally meeting his daughter because they were separated by the Vietnam war. Sad, the life of an immigrant/refugee. Also, I remember there was an episode where a male neighbor/family friend did not know how to read English because he was illiterate. So Arnold taught him then dropped off somewhere in NYC and he had to learn how to get back to their apartment reading the signs and the NYC transportation system.

  32. Just some guy with a beard

    Just some guy with a beard

    پیش 3 ماه

    This is what cartoons need to be:- Humor and lessons about life and how it's not always good and it can be tough but we still need to cope with it not just some farting jokes and weird music like Cartoon Network shows

  33. Roseline Deterville

    Roseline Deterville

    پیش 3 ماه

    The helga going to preschool episode was most depression to me.

    • Doawkfan

      Doawkfan

      پیش 2 ماه

      Same

  34. Michael DeSanta

    Michael DeSanta

    پیش 3 ماه

    Nobody's going to mention *Pigeon-Man* committing suicide? O.K.

  35. ZM

    ZM

    پیش 3 ماه

    There was also the episode where Arnold’s teacher went home for thanksgiving and was clearly trying to hide his male partner from his mother . I forget the teacher’s name.

  36. ZM

    ZM

    پیش 3 ماه

    There was also the episode where Arnold’s teacher went home for thanksgiving and was clearly trying to hide his male partner from his mother . I forget the teacher’s name.

  37. Alexa Wall

    Alexa Wall

    پیش 3 ماه

    Shut up about #5!! I

  38. Steven Michael

    Steven Michael

    پیش 3 ماه

    The fact we got a movie that was scrapped orginally to find Arnolds parents is amzaing

  39. CABAHAB

    CABAHAB

    پیش 3 ماه

    Back when they didnt treat kids like they where stupid ....

  40. DKC

    DKC

    پیش 3 ماه

    What about is Pig eating bacon

  41. the cup RM throws in the Run MV

    the cup RM throws in the Run MV

    پیش 4 ماه

    i noticed helgas mom was portrayed as an alcoholic and her dad neglects her as well

  42. Will Thomas

    Will Thomas

    پیش 4 ماه

    " I love this show but I keep it on me. "

  43. Outskirts of Infinity

    Outskirts of Infinity

    پیش 4 ماه

    The Christmas episode about Mr. Hyunh’s daughter always got to me.

  44. Skyler Maves

    Skyler Maves

    پیش 4 ماه

    What about the woman who killed her ex fiancee and sister before killing herself?

  45. mythghost

    mythghost

    پیش 4 ماه

    Pigeon man was really dark

  46. Gabriel C

    Gabriel C

    پیش 4 ماه

    Arnold is such a good kid

  47. Key

    Key

    پیش 4 ماه

    Hey Arnold stuck with me a lot when I was growing up and taught me that on surface level no one is what they seemed. I remember one kid in school who wouldn't let anyone over to his house ever. There was a running joke in the class about something stupid, I couldn't remember what. But the real reason is because he only had his mom left after his dad passed away and they were taking care of their mentally disabled aunt who would sometimes (really only if she got really really upset) throw tantrums. Because of the care his mom had to give her sister in law I guess they didn't live in the best home. I remember taking some school work when he missed a few days and seeing his house because his mom let me in. He was so embarrassed and started begging me not to tell anyone. I looked around and just shrugged. It looked like a normal home to me. I tried to tell him he didn't have anything to worry about but he was just upset enough that I promised to keep my mouth shut. That kid is still my best friend

  48. quinnmars

    quinnmars

    پیش 4 ماه

    This stuff is not dark

  49. Legendary Ghost And Creature Investigation Files

    Legendary Ghost And Creature Investigation Files

    پیش 4 ماه

    If Hey Arnold is supposed to be a kid show then why do they have an episode called " Ghost Bride " where it tells the story of a bride who hacks up her husband in a fit of some kind of rage and revenge.

  50. DrewPicklesTheDark

    DrewPicklesTheDark

    پیش 4 ماه

    Helga was always my favorite character, even when I was a little kid and "girl characters are icky".

  51. Douglas MacRae

    Douglas MacRae

    پیش 5 ماه

    Will you be doing 10 Life Lessons that Hey Arnold! told us?

  52. gabriella schmitt

    gabriella schmitt

    پیش 5 ماه

    Someone please explain wtf: it says hey Arnold started in 96 and ran for 5 seasons, ending in 2004... THAT DOESNT MAKE ANY SENSE

  53. INGRID RODRIGUEZ

    INGRID RODRIGUEZ

    پیش 5 ماه

    We can all tell that show is from nickelodeon

  54. Sage ForASennight

    Sage ForASennight

    پیش 5 ماه

    Another hint that Helga is severely neglected: both her and Olga's name mean the exact same thing but in different languages, strongly implying that her parents just really want her to be another Olga and/or will only start "liking" her if she does so.

  55. The Slippery Noodle

    The Slippery Noodle

    پیش 5 ماه

    Man, kid shows actually used to mean something. I’m not saying that absolutely no shows these days have deep meanings and lessons, but you can’t ignore the overwhelming evidence that most the intelligence put into kid shows has gone rapidly downhill. I miss kid shows from my day. 😞

  56. EB1493

    EB1493

    پیش 5 ماه

    The way I see it, Arnold was raised on love vs Helga who was raised on survival. In truth, Arnold and Helga are like sun and rain.

  57. Brian Robertson

    Brian Robertson

    پیش 5 ماه

    hey Arnold was unique as well bc most if not all focused on kids in a nice home with mom and dad and other friends with nice lives and even if they have an issue(chucky's mom is dead) but everything is okay anyway. Hey Arnold was in the city, his parents are mia, the kids he knows all have legit issues that most inner city kids deal with from addiction to crime to poverty, an inner city school with crap education, e.t.c. it reached a lot of kids who couldn't connect with other shows. By the way, chocolate boy is a genius name. I'm a paramedic and my mother was a crime reporter for a long time... drug dealers in the city were for a long time known as, "the candyman."

    • dengalg23

      dengalg23

      پیش ماه

      yeah, on several occasions the show gets very real, I wouldn't say dark, but also is very nebulous in many things, we don't know what exactly is happening with Helga at home, it seems like it's something really serious , since in a many times through the show, she is shown like she were starving very often, also her gastrointestinal conditions, her depression, all we know is her mom is alcoholic, only because was mentioned by the show creator, and of course is hinted, like the fact Bob is verbally abusive, but for me all Helga's issues are symptomatic of something even more serious, and he has said she had an horrible childhood, but obviously is not explained, what exactly is going on; as it is not known either, Why Sid, Curly and Eugene have mental health issues, where do these issues come from?, Are Sid's parents addicts?, Eugene and Sid dads are present in an 5 season ep. but it seems they are normal caring parents, or maybe they are depicted as crazy characters just because was funny; how low is their neighborhood?, like Bronx N.Y.? Is it plagued with drug related violence?; also as a fan I like to read show creator interviews, and in chat several years ago he said all these kids (I think mainly Helga and the others), in his own words, they would be dark and evil teenagers, so apparently, they in fact are suffering from the issues, you mention above, but I feel the show isn't making those apparent enough to be picked up on, well I understand is just too much for a kids show.

  58. Angry Tater Productions

    Angry Tater Productions

    پیش 5 ماه

    Is the show they was going to be 3 half hour episode special that was going to tell what happened to Arnolds parents but there was a contract dispute with the creator of hey Arnold and nickelodeon nickelodeon wanted exclusive with the creator but at the time the creator was already working with cartoon network and the cancel hey Arnold in retaliation thats why the show had no ending until 2017 moive

  59. Kyle Noe

    Kyle Noe

    پیش 5 ماه

    Why'd I love this show so much?

  60. Brian Jr Spero

    Brian Jr Spero

    پیش 5 ماه

    OH MY GOD HOW COULD YOU NOT INCLUDE PIGEON MAN????

  61. Brian Jr Spero

    Brian Jr Spero

    پیش 5 ماه

    10:19 Y aren't U mentioning the happy endings?

  62. Brian Jr Spero

    Brian Jr Spero

    پیش 5 ماه

    7:51 Yet another one with a happy ending...

  63. Brian Jr Spero

    Brian Jr Spero

    پیش 5 ماه

    7:02 AGAIN though...Happy ending there in the Jungle movie.

  64. Brian Jr Spero

    Brian Jr Spero

    پیش 5 ماه

    4:38 But that one ALSO has a very happy ending where they re-unite.

  65. Kellen Dyer

    Kellen Dyer

    پیش 5 ماه

    Pigeon Man "People Arnold"

  66. Most Hated NY

    Most Hated NY

    پیش 5 ماه

    The school budgets is so relatable

  67. Karma92 Sims

    Karma92 Sims

    پیش 6 ماه

    They need to bring this cartoon back I love that they touch on reality to regonize with children. Especially the ones that grow up in bad circumstances an urban areas.

  68. pheksy

    pheksy

    پیش 6 ماه

    This is stupid lol

  69. Navin N

    Navin N

    پیش 6 ماه

    Forgot pigeon man

  70. Benjamin Bianco

    Benjamin Bianco

    پیش 6 ماه

    What about when Sid thought he killed Principal Wartz with voodoo?

  71. Augustine Sycamore

    Augustine Sycamore

    پیش 6 ماه

    Not to mention the Harold weight episode is about fatphobia and how harmful it is. Harold didn't feel bad about his weight until people made fun of him for it, and as a result, he felt so insecure that he gained even more weight until he learned to accept himself

  72. Ericka Conway

    Ericka Conway

    پیش 6 ماه

    Harold juish wow I watched it on teenick I did not no that

  73. Jess Bernal

    Jess Bernal

    پیش 6 ماه

    Pigeon Man shook me to my core as a child. Many episodes did but this one for some reason implanted itself the deepest.

  74. Tim Timmons

    Tim Timmons

    پیش 6 ماه

    On Arnold’s Christmas who else thought at first thought Ronda was mr. hyun’s daughter? I did

  75. Libby GalaxyGirl

    Libby GalaxyGirl

    پیش 6 ماه

    I heard the story behind Hey Arnold was Arnold a therapist and friends he’s help is his patiences and my childhood shattered

  76. Ashley Ching

    Ashley Ching

    پیش 6 ماه

    Oh, so that's why people get obsessed...

  77. Reilly Scanlan

    Reilly Scanlan

    پیش 7 ماه

    Holy moly. I never realized how much this show dealt with child psychology and in a way where it was right under my nose the entire time. That's genius writing, in my opinion.

  78. A W.

    A W.

    پیش 7 ماه

    With neglectful parents and an alcoholic mother I relate to helga so much..

  79. StealthyArcher1

    StealthyArcher1

    پیش 7 ماه

    At least now we know where the father got his chin from and Arnold got his head from

  80. brian crim

    brian crim

    پیش 7 ماه

    #stoopkid had me in my feels 😢😢 i just couldn't imagine being *TOTALLY ABANDONED* I JUST...WHEW 😭😭😭😭

  81. Alek White

    Alek White

    پیش 7 ماه

    Cartoons like these should be shown to kids today. I think its educational to the younger mind to make choices in life that eventually make them. There is nothing wrong with cartoons like this. It depicts that life isn't perfect, society isn't perfect.

  82. david bamundaga

    david bamundaga

    پیش 7 ماه

    i don't get how mr simmons was their teacher in 5th grade

  83. robertyanez03

    robertyanez03

    پیش 7 ماه

    What about the episode where those kids made Arnold break into a building because his head was the same shape. Then he got stuck and they left him. That was a pretty dark moment to put into reality. The fear that a young boy that age would feel in that situation

  84. OnTheRiseWith CandyceEvette

    OnTheRiseWith CandyceEvette

    پیش 7 ماه

    It was the best 90's cartoon!

  85. Miss marie

    Miss marie

    پیش 7 ماه

    Helga’s situation is probably the darkest theme in Hey Arnold. Most of the time it’s played off as a joke, and Helga’s hilarious comebacks act as comedic relief from the reality of what is actually happening to her. The fact that she is starving most episodes, not knowing if she is going to get a decent amount of food in her lunch box is just heartbreaking. In one episode, you see Miriam passed out on the kitchen counter, as Helga is desperately trying to get in contact with her since she missed her bus. “Helga sleepwalks”, when you see her eating the same snack for days at a time. “Road trip” when her mother almost killed her due to reckless driving, she actually had to take the wheel so they wouldn’t crash, it all happens so fast so it’s hard to get a grip but it really is so sad.. “Helga on the couch” is hands down the best Hey Arnold episode ever made. You see the extent of her abuse. Her parents are okay with the fact that their 3 year old daughter is walking the streets alone, in a not so good neighborhood where she could get hit by a car or worse.. all to watch their 15 year old daughter play piano for a MINUTE. It goes beyond her not being the favorite child, her obsession with Arnold (while she may be in love with him) is a product of her abusive home life, and lack of parental attention. She is desperately trying to search for human contact, but she is too scared to admit it or say something. she is SO terrified of being rejected she can’t even say one thing that is nice, she always catches herself and corrects it. Her body can’t physically handle if she says anything remotely emotional to ANYBODY which makes you frustrated in the moment, but once you really think about it.. you understand. It’s also mentioned in the series that Helga has some sort of gastrointestinal & belly issues, I myself have GAD (generalized anxiety disorder & UC) and it’s hard for me to go out because I always get stomach aches under ANY stress at all. And if I’m in periods of high stress, I can’t eat anything because my stomach will flare, this leads me to believe Helga has so much chronic stress in her life that it has manifested in a gastro issue, or the fact that she goes so long without eating since she doesn’t get fed at home is also leading to belly issues. The poor girl has gone through so much. I really love her character. We are always taught that the bully is ALWAYS the bad guy. Always the enemy. But with Helga you see her be kind, sweet, selfless, loving, polite, & generous on multiple occasions. You see the behind the scenes. You see her as a whole person and I think that is very important. I think Helga as a character can be pretty educational on the topic of child psychology & trauma. I think people really need to pay more attention to Helga and really analyze her because it really is just so tragic. I feel like Helga’s parents could get arrested if they had the police called on them. We never see Bob being physically abusive, but I feel like that could also be the case. Miriam also has an alcohol problem, and didn’t before her marriage. The abuse she endured from Bob probably was the catalyst for her addiction which has caused her to almost KILL her daughter and straight up ignore her presence. I’m so surprised Helga didn’t crack considering her situation. I can’t imagine how alone she must feel. Arnold was her escape because no matter how mean she was to him, MOST of the time, he didn’t fight back. Whenever she needed him, he was there. Guiding her. Giving her advice. He could see right through her. Arnold was really what Helga needed in her life. Without Arnold I have no idea where Helga would be. That’s scary to think about. Where would she put all her time and energy? Without him she would probably would have fallen into a deep dark depression. Arnold doesn’t realize how much of an emotional crutch he is to her. This show is basically Helga observing Arnold, Helga has such a unique story especially for a Nick show. A children’s show. AIMED AT 6-11 year olds. There needs to be more characters like her. She’s important.

  86. the100kid

    the100kid

    پیش 7 ماه

    irmys.info/more/a3l3gZCMf65jfmk/fy-lm-h-y.html

  87. Melody Vids

    Melody Vids

    پیش 7 ماه

    I like the show :)

  88. Donald duck guner

    Donald duck guner

    پیش 8 ماه

    Wow they dont call south vietnam a forgotten army, and im saying that because north vietnam try to invaded south vietnam and thats also why you saw U.S. soldiers. In the vietnam war north vietnam was the enemy and the us was worried that if north vietnam invaded south then they might spread their country and they did so is seeing a girl being sold sadder or a country getting invaded because i choose the secound one

  89. Tuesday aka Glitch

    Tuesday aka Glitch

    پیش 8 ماه

    I think the darkest episode is where Sid becomes a germaphobe. It’s just one of those episodes that just...unsettling.

  90. Officer Hotdog24

    Officer Hotdog24

    پیش 8 ماه

    Hegla acts likes a tunsdere

  91. Teucros

    Teucros

    پیش 8 ماه

    A little late to the show, but the episode where Arnold’s friends destroy Pigeon Man’s rooftop was pretty dark too. The part at the end where he says “I have to go. There’s nothing here for me” (paraphrasing) and then flew away with the pigeons left an impression that he actually jumped, especially when it looked like they were flying him towards the sky, or Heaven. That’s how I saw it anyway.

  92. •Legend Bunnycute studios•

    •Legend Bunnycute studios•

    پیش 8 ماه

    I dont get the first one

  93. Jason Price

    Jason Price

    پیش 8 ماه

    Y'all really gonna leave out pigeon man?

  94. Kimby Murakami

    Kimby Murakami

    پیش 8 ماه

    I would say chocolate boy I relate to him as a addict and I did terrible , humiliating, bad things to get my drug ... I would act just like him I would beg for money on the streets I tried to quit and it’s still hard for me to stop

  95. K37

    K37

    پیش 9 ماه

    Pigeon man wasn't listed

  96. Brandon Lee

    Brandon Lee

    پیش 9 ماه

    What about pidgeon man?

  97. datswassup07

    datswassup07

    پیش 9 ماه

    Dont forget the "headless cabby" episode where arnold tells the story of a cabby gets decapitated while driving a horse in the park.

  98. Sam Jasek

    Sam Jasek

    پیش 9 ماه

    Man it bums me out that Hey Arnold has gotten been “forgotten” by the masses. It’s honestly better than avatar and spongebob , shows that I love, and several other cartoons across the networks and yet it has fallen to the wayside

    • John Doe

      John Doe

      پیش 15 روز

      Lol, wtf. Almost anything is better than Spongebob, geez.

    • dengalg23

      dengalg23

      پیش 19 روز

      @Ousmane Dembélé hardly anyone, including those of our generation, realized it was about childhood traumas, and that it had a second layer of interpretation, I mean at face value is about funny kids, but at the same time, it has a really sad and heavy backdrop, Helga's mom being alcoholic and drug addict, Arnold dealing with absent parents, for example, even a third layer would be existentialism, but what baffles me is what show creator said in chat, that they would be dark and evil and stuff, as teenagers, (I think he was referring to Helga, Sid, Harold and Stinky), That would give the show an even darker and sadder meaning than I thought, I mean that they would pass through troubled teenage years, and with drug problems, Helga for her bad upbringing, her depression, Sid, Harold and Stinky for their low self-esteem, and the economic struggles at home, in addition to living in the city, where is well known, especially in the low neighborhoods like Arnold's, there, kids usually grow up much faster, become troubled kids, and involve in drugs issues and teen delinquency, petty crime, early sexual activity and stuff, in part because they are exposed to hard situations at home like addictions, poverty and intra-familiar violence.

    • Ousmane Dembélé

      Ousmane Dembélé

      پیش 25 روز

      So true. This show is really true to real life and so applicable. I’m so glad I watched this as a kid but I’m even more glad I rewatched it as an adult because now I realize how mature and deep it was

  99. Insecure_potato

    Insecure_potato

    پیش 9 ماه

    Me: Clicks on video Also me: *instant nostalgia*

  100. Charlotte Binds

    Charlotte Binds

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    What about pigeon man?!? His story was incredibly dark and depressing

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