Laurie Penny on Manic Pixie Dream Girls and beyond

Lots and lots of awesomeness, including

“Irony is, of course, the last vestige of modern crypto-misogyny: all those lazy stereotypes and hurtful put-downs are definitely a joke, right up until they aren’t, and clearly you need a man to tell you when and if you’re supposed to take sexism seriously.”

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