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* '''Downplayed''': As a schoolgirl, Alice, the blonde, is BookDumb.

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* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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As a schoolgirl, Alice, the blonde, is BookDumb.


** Alternately, she may be academically book smart, but she lacks CommonSense.

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** Alternately, she may be academically book smart, but she lacks CommonSense.common sense.

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** Alternately, she may be academically book smart, but she lacks CommonSense.


** Alice, a pretty blonde. is [[HollywoodNerd at the top of her class]] and intends to remain there despite anyone who might try to compete with her, so she wants them to know that they shouldn't even bother.

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** Alice, a pretty blonde. blonde is [[HollywoodNerd at the top of her class]] and intends to remain there despite anyone who might try to compete with her, so she wants them to know that they shouldn't even bother.


* '''Straight''': Alice is a blonde character and is less intelligent than the others.

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* '''Straight''': Alice is a blonde character and is [[TheDitz less intelligent than the others.others]].



** The blonde is at the top of her class and intends to remain there despite anyone who might try to compete with her, so she wants them to know that they shouldn't even bother.

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** The blonde Alice, a pretty blonde. is [[HollywoodNerd at the top of her class class]] and intends to remain there despite anyone who might try to compete with her, so she wants them to know that they shouldn't even bother.



** The InsufferableGenius begins a BattleOfWits with the blonde character to bring attention to how dumb she is but she is smart enough to realize exactly what he is doing and call him on it.
** She turns out to be using ObfuscatingStupidity, showing she knows a lot about something.
** She is stupid, but her blonde hair was a dye-job. She's actually brown-haired.

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** The InsufferableGenius [[InsufferableGenius Bob]] begins a BattleOfWits with the blonde character Alice to bring attention to how dumb she is but she is smart enough to realize exactly what he is doing and call him on it.
** She Alice turns out to be using ObfuscatingStupidity, showing [[HiddenDepths she knows a lot about something.
something]].
** She Alice is stupid, but her blonde hair was a dye-job. She's actually brown-haired.



** Except that she's just parroting some obscure facts that she memorized to impress. She doesn't even understand them.

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** Except that she's just [[FeigningIntelligence parroting some obscure facts that she memorized to impress.impress]]. She doesn't even understand them.



* '''Exploited''': Alice [[ObfuscatingStupidity acts dumb]], even though she is just as smart as everyone else, to lower their guards.

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* '''Exploited''': Alice [[ObfuscatingStupidity acts dumb]], even though she is just as smart as everyone else, to lower their guards.attention and [[LetsGetDangerous catch them off-guard when needed]].


* '''Exaggerated''': Alice's hair is as colorless as corn silk and her head is as [[TooDumbToLive empty as a potted plant]].

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* '''Exaggerated''': Alice's hair is as colorless as corn silk and her head she is as [[TooDumbToLive empty as a potted plant]].TooDumbToLive.

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** A person's hair color is no measure for their intelligence.


* '''Parodied''': Blond hair dyes cause characters to grow stupid. Brown, black, red, purple etc. dyes restore IQ points.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Blond hair dyes cause characters to grow stupid. Brown, black, red, purple etc. dyes restore IQ points.points.
** Every hair of blond deducts an amount of IQ points -- even if it's only one hair!


* '''Enforced''': "You can't make her smart; [[ViewersAreMorons everyone will think she's dumb no matter what you do]]."

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* '''Enforced''': "You can't make her smart; [[ViewersAreMorons everyone will think she's dumb no matter what you do]].do."


* '''Deconstructed''': A blonde character has grown foolish owing to her lack of study, because no one will take anything she says seriously.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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A blonde character has grown foolish owing to her lack of study, because no one will take anything she says seriously.

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** Alice can't hold an intelligent conversation with those around her or do anything right. People are polite when she's around, but when she's gone, they complain about how worthless she is. This takes its toll on her self-esteem.


* Bob is a dumb guy with light hair.

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* Bob is a dumb guy with light hair.


* '''Invoked''':
** Evulz overhears a prophecy that a blonde will try to rise up against him. So he makes sure every blonde is kept ignorant of the rest of the world, especially his evil dictatorship.
** Alice [[ObfuscatingStupidity acts dumb]], even though she is just as smart as everyone else, to lower their guards.
* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Invoked''':
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'''Invoked''': Evulz overhears a prophecy that a blonde will try to rise up against him. So he makes sure every blonde is kept ignorant of the rest of the world, especially his evil dictatorship.
** * '''Exploited''': Alice [[ObfuscatingStupidity acts dumb]], even though she is just as smart as everyone else, to lower their guards.
* '''Exploited''': ???
guards.


* '''Invoked''': Evulz overhears a prophecy that a blonde will try to rise up against him. So he makes sure every blonde is kept ignorant of the rest of the world, especially his evil dictatorship.
* '''Exploited''': Alice acts dumb, even though she is just as smart as everyone else, to lower their guards.

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* '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''':
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Evulz overhears a prophecy that a blonde will try to rise up against him. So he makes sure every blonde is kept ignorant of the rest of the world, especially his evil dictatorship.
* '''Exploited''': ** Alice [[ObfuscatingStupidity acts dumb, dumb]], even though she is just as smart as everyone else, to lower their guards.guards.
* '''Exploited''': ???

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