The Outsiders Questions and Answers
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What are some awards that I can assign to The Outsiders characters? I'm doing an assignment where we have to give an award to each character and I chose Ponyboy, Darry, Sodapop, Dally, Johnny, and Cherry. For example it's supposed to be like Rebel of the Year goes to Dally.

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I would give Cherry "The Oracle" award.  She has the ability to see truth about people no matter who they are.  She also doesn't try to hide the truth.  She calls it like she sees it like any true oracle does.  

Ponyboy should get "The Laminin" award.  Laminin is a cellular protein that literally holds cells together.  Ponyboy may be a Greaser, but he is the sticky stuff that holds them together.  

Darry should get the "Yin and Yang" award.  The...

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