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In Picnic world only n'er-do-wells need assistance. People who play by the rules are ALWAYS rewarded. The n'er-do-well William Holden even straightens out in the end and his reward is Kim Novak. In fact the right marriage is the goal of all the women in the movie. Roz Russel even happily settles for a slug because it's better than her career of old maid school teacher.

There's no gays, POC, long hairs, and everyone is living a comfortable middle class lifestyle.
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