David Green is brought into a prestigious 1950s school to help their football team to beat the school's old rivals. David, however, is from a working class background, so he isn't really "one of them", but he's very successful at making friends. David is a Jew, and has to keep this a secret from his friends for fear of being rejected. Written by
Just Because You're Accepted Doesn't Mean You Belong.
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In real life Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are good friends See more
Mr. Cleary uses the term "quantum leap" in its modern colloquial sense, meaning a large increase. Dictionaries put the first use of the term in this rather than its original scientific sense around the late 1950s or early 1960s, so it's highly unlikely a French teacher in the 1950s would use it that way. See more
Davey! Davey you're here.
He's not going off to war, only Massachusetts, huh?
Isn't It Romantic
by Richard Rodgers
and Lorenz Hart See more