Critical Snowclone Failure (NEW CROWNER): Tall Dark And Bishoujo get usage counts
Deadlock Clock: 30th Apr 2012 11:59:00 PM

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126 lu1278th Jan 2013 07:15:19 AM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
Wow, this has a bunch of garbage tacked on. Short, Dark and Bishoujo, Tall, "insert hair-colour here" and Bishoujo...people are also interpreting the "dark" part to mean either hair or skin, despite the fact that the skin will usually be pale instead of dark. Rife with random misuse.

127 SeptimusHeap8th Jan 2013 07:26:03 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
The good news is that most of the wicks are so bad/so contextless that we can just delete them and move on.
128 lu1278th Jan 2013 07:29:55 AM from 七夜 , Relationship Status: Loves me...loves me not
I came across some really good ones. "Definitely has the looks, but doesn't fit the personality". They even admit it's not an example.
129 SeptimusHeap8th Jan 2013 07:55:27 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Which just makes it easier to delete them.

Anyway, V and U done. Now 1014 wicks.
A and the Tall, Dark and Bishōjo wicks done apart from one that was in German. 964 wicks left.

edited 8th Jan '13 12:04:14 PM by Arha

131 SeptimusHeap8th Jan 2013 12:10:49 PM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Your Friendly Neighbourhood Swiss Troper took care of the German wick.
Do characters that fit this trope have to be popular or is that one of those "usually" cases?
I don't think it's required. It's common, but only in certain types of series.

Edit: Oh, and I finished the Bs.

edited 8th Jan '13 11:34:23 PM by Arha

134 InsanityPrelude9th Jan 2013 02:05:44 AM , Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
Cs are taken care of.
135 SeptimusHeap9th Jan 2013 04:35:45 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
Took care of the T wicks save for two ghosts.
Ok, well what are the requirements because I'm already running into zero context examples and shoehorning type examples?

edited 9th Jan '13 6:15:13 AM by captainpat

137 InsanityPrelude9th Jan 2013 05:20:03 PM , Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
D and E are done.

[up] You can remove those.
If you need requirements it's just dark haired (dark brown to black) and aloof (reserved and dignified). She's probably physically tall, composed, and feminine in a very mature way.
139 SeptimusHeap10th Jan 2013 01:45:17 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
S done, ghost wicks aside. 481 wicks to go now.
140 SeptimusHeap10th Jan 2013 05:56:32 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
P-R done, 381 to do now.

By the way, when this is done, can we move on to Shallow Love Interest, folks?
141 InsanityPrelude10th Jan 2013 04:58:15 PM , Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
G and H down. We're under 150!
I-K, O-P done.

Three ghosts wicks left and the discussion probably still needs to be moved. Otherwise, we're done.

edited 10th Jan '13 6:55:55 PM by Arha

With the exception of some zero context examples for Aloof Dark-Haired Girl..... Seriously guys.
144 SeptimusHeap11th Jan 2013 03:18:17 AM from Zurich, Switzerland , Relationship Status: Mu
A Wizard boy
If this is done, I'll request lock here.
The system doesn't know you right now, so no post button for you.
You need to Get Known to get one of those.

Alternative Titles: Tall Dark And Bishoujo
19th Dec '12 8:34:19 PM
Vote up names you like, vote down names you don't. Whether or not the title will actually be changed is determined with a different kind of crowner (the Single Proposition crowner). This one just collects and ranks alternative titles.
At issue:

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