Clark is far from impressed that Lois barely dares rebuke her kid sister's mean pranks on both of them, while squirming for each, even offensive, whim of Pa, full general Sam Lane, as their Thanksgiving guest. Clark firmly but politely hosts the Lanes, while reasoning against the general's support for a bill to make 'registration' compulsory for superheroes, an obvious trap given the congressional supporters' antecedents. While Oliver investigates them, Clark saves everybody from proponent Rick Flag's Machiavellian rocket attempt on the general's life. Only when Lois finally sides with Clark against Pa, he reveal his ulterior motive for exaggerated rudeness. Written by
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General Lane's list of chores for Clark: 1. chop and stack one cord of wood 2. repaint barn door 3. rotate tires on truck 4. clean stables 5. fresh gravel on driveway 6. put up storm windows 7. clean gutters 8. scrub pantry 9. iron all linen 10. wash windows 11. till garden 12. fix gate 13. re-roof chicken coop 14. grease windmill 15. stack hay in barn 16. paint silo 17. scrub bathroom tile with tooth brush 18. recaulk shower 19 fix weather vane See more
(at around 18 mins) Rick Flag, posing as Colonel Richard Stafford has a flag on the shoulder of his uniform that is displayed backwards. The flag's union (stars) should be at the top, to the flag's own right, and to the observer's left, whether displayed vertically or horizontally. It is flown upside down only as a distress signal. See more
And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air, gave proof through the night that our flag was still there.
References Bonnie and Clyde