There’s something uniquely Phoebe Catesian about Phoebe Cates that allowed her to shine - however briefly - exactly when we needed her to
Every day people go in to work at jobs they can’t afford to quit with co-workers who make a genuine effort to bully and humiliate them. Too often, fighting back isn’t an option, and even if it is, it’s not guaranteed to make a difference.
Throughout her series, Lois was depicted as both incredibly smart, highly capable, enormously kind and generous. She was also depicted as mind-bogglingly stupid, incompetent, mean-spirited and petty and seemingly unable to read.