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soap opera of liberal revisionist history
on May 13, 2013
English Lord and Lady have 3 daughters, live in a castle, have a large staff of servants, and are ready to lose it all as they have no male heir.
All events told from a liberal point-of-view in a such a way that a lot of young liberals would think it is fact--like Schindler's List or something. It is clear that liberals want to revise history through this soap opera by putting a handicapped person in the story, a Muslim lover, a gay guy, a feminist or two, etc. They even hinge their entire story line around some made up "war on women" plot line failing to mention Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth, Lady Jane Grey, Queen Mary I, Queen Mary II, Queen Anne, etc. They also write the story so that the servants are fraternizing and socializing etc with the family . . .like they are all one big extended family. They throw the word "socialism" around like it is a positive thing. They even write "socialistic causes" into the story line like socialism what you are to aspire to all the while mentioning how this or that person has done well for him/herself in getting a better paying/more important job like socialism and capitalism can co-exist. And if all of the above is not enough to prod you to save your $10 they throw a Muslim in who is sleeping around with the eldest daughter unmarried. They are even groping each other and slobbering all over each other in a room by themselves apart from their family in one scene. You have kids behaving like 1990s/2000s kids in the way that they talk to their parents. It is kind of a joke to anyone that isn't corrupted by liberal mind control.
Also, like I have written in other such "English" movies and TV shows, the writers have to kiss up to the American audiences to strike it rich by throwing an American in the mix and lines to stroke the American ego etc. It is patronizing and sickening.
This show reminds me of Falcon Crest or Knots Landing soap operas. The writers set up the conservatives as outdated, evil, mean and just inhumane--the villains. They set up up the liberals with their liberal story lines as victims, do gooders, just, compassionate people just fighting to do the right thing. Only this show blurs the line between conservative and liberal, tilting all of the conservatives to moderate and labeling them "conservative". It is just a disaster.
This show is nothing but modern trash TV wrapped in an old appearance/setting. They dress the part. They live in the castle. But they are always snipping at each other and putting each other down with little petty, childish remarks, even the servants--even the ones you are supposed to like. They back stab and lie. They even murder to get what they want. None of the characters are likable. Not the matriach. Not the Lady and Lord. Most of the servants but the one blond guy whose mother dies although you don't get enough of him from the story line -- shocker. If you like modern TV you will love this.