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YMMV / The Hound of the D'Urbervilles

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  • Political Correctness Gone Mad: Possibly invoked with Professor Temple, who removes Moran's lengthy diatribes about sex, homosexuality, and race because she believes they "make Moran seem more appalling a human being than his inclinations towards larceny, duplicity, and homicide."
  • Straw Feminist: Parodied with Professor Temple, which makes her insistence that Moran is more misanthropic than racist, sexist, or homophobic all the more amusing. (And her belief that a modern audience would find Moran's bigotry more offensive than his extensive list of crimes.)

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