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Sam Winchester: I never said that!
Dean Winchester: You're always saying pansy stuff like that.A common form of Misaimed Fandom in which certain brooding and/or introspective characters are assumed to be emo simply for being stoic and introspective, even without sufficient evidence in the story. Misinterpreting a character as supposedly being emo based on solely him or her being introspective and/or brooding without lacking any canonical evidence and/or Word of God statements that their personalities are intended to be as such can easily lead to a fandom berserk button. This can frequently occur due to people nitpicking about very selective traits they dislike in certain characters. See Emo for the official definition of emo rather than the reactions of "I dislike this character because he thinks too much" or "This character sucks because he's too emotional" as described in this article. If a character is canonically made to be Emo retroactively, then that would be Flanderization
— from Seris/Supernatural who are Sensitive Guy and Manly Man respectively.
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