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  • Andrew Andrew Jun 9, 2012 16:17 Flag

    So What's Going On (Continued)

    Lotto, potted histories of Bates have been posted before; this one is slightly kinder to him than most. Despite the 'poor boy made good' slant, this article can't hide the twisted nature of Ken's business dealings and character.
    There is a theory that people dislike and attack others because they recognise in the 'other' traits they hate in themselves - Bates calling Levi a 'schyster' is, maybe, one example; Bates hatred of 'Dirty Leeds' is probably another.