Does Not Illustrate: Masculine Girl Feminine Boy

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1 PRH7th May 2012 11:18:52 AM , Relationship Status: One Is The Loneliest Number
I think that page needs a picture that illustrates the trope more obviously. I personally had to think for a while to understand why the girl in that image was supposed to be masculine (she holds the "boy" - that's a little bit too subtle in my opinion, because I think that her appearance is still 100% feminine).

edited 7th May '12 11:23:30 AM by PRH

It's about as subtle as a rock to the face.

Keep Until Better Image Suggested
3 Willbyr7th May 2012 11:43:01 AM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Keep Until Better Image Suggested
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The image isn't about her wearing masculine clothes; it's about how she's taking the man's role in lifting the other person, and he has the stereotypically feminine pose. Personally, I think it's a good and very clear image.

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7 DragonQuestZ7th May 2012 07:07:58 PM from Somewhere in California
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My issue is it just fits gender role reversals in general. The lift doesn't indicate the femininity or masculinity of the couple.
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8 FinalStarman7th May 2012 07:11:45 PM from Clinton, Massachusetts
Keep. The groom certainly looks more effeminate than the bride.
9 JapaneseTeeth7th May 2012 08:52:00 PM from Meinong's jungle , Relationship Status: Mu
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Definitely Keep Until Better Image Suggested on this one. The Bridal Carry is a very traditional thing, and I think reversing the roles sums up the trope pretty well.
He IS holding flowers, but if an amazing picture from a work was shown, I'd consider it.
Keep, the trope is about when a couple act their opposite gender not the way they dress and/or look.
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Keep it, it's perfectly fine.
It's just fine for the trope.
14 Willbyr24th Jun 2012 02:26:09 PM from North Little Rock, AR , Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
This lagged for damn near a month and a half and the consensus is Keep Until Better Image Suggested at worst, so I'mma go ahead and lock this.
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