Daily Dialogue — April 14, 2017

“I’m trying this new thing where I don’t talk about people behind their backs.”

Mean Girls (2004), screenplay by Tina Fey, novel by Rosalind Wiseman

The Daily Dialogue theme for the week: Shame, suggested by Jenny McNabb.

Trivia: Tina Fey, who wrote the screenplay for this movie and also starred as Ms. Norbury, was a real-life “mean girl” in high school.

Dialogue On Dialogue: Cady (Lindsay Lohan) apologizes to Ms. Norbury as a way of redeeming herself for the shame she feels for her involvement with the “Burn Book”.