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1. On what does Dr. Stockmann blame the corruption that exists in the town and in the country as a whole? -> Immoral elected officials
2. What do the townspeople do to Dr. Stockmann’s windows? -> They spray them with Windex and wipe them down, as a neighborly gesture
3. What does Dr. Stockmann lose? -> His fourth game of pinochle in a row
4. What do the doctor’s visitors try to convince him to do? -> Retract his scientific findings
5. What does Dr. Stockmann eventually decide to open? -> His eyes. It’s 11:30 - about time, lazy.
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