it can't be telling that story better than the Sopranos - i think Eddie Falco's performance on this score is almost untoppable
I think if someone really wants something different for themselves then they will make it happen. I know that people are born into terrible situations and sometimes don't even know a better life does exist, but I personally know several people who got out and made something of themselves.
I know I can be jaded, but if I had empathy for every person with a crappy life than...
I'll leave it at that.