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Cross-posting to Beauty = Goodness and Beauty Is Bad: these tropes as currently defined are too broad to be tropes, like Hot Dad / Hot Mom used to be. Most characters are beautiful, not because they're good or bad but because they're either played by attractive actors (thanks to the way TV and movies are), drawn by someone who'd prefer to draw attractive people, or written about by someone who tend to write about attractive people because they live in an appearance-obsessed culture. Between these two tropes and fans' own subjective tastes, you're going to end up naming almost every character in existence!
My suggestion would be to zap examples that are just there because the person who added them thought they were attractive, and stick to examples In-Universe - an Alpha Bitch who wins a beauty contest, a heroine who gets compliments on her appearance, etc.
What about adding a newspaper comics section with every villain from "Dick Tracy"?
Well, does every villain fit the trope? How?
I think someone suggested a Good Is Sexy redirect to this as an alternative on a suggested YKTTW. Would it be a bad snowclone?
Good is Sexy and Evil is Sexy doesn't necessarily apply to someone who's physically attractive. The goodness or evilness itself is what makes them sexy.
Beyonce's "Pretty Hurts" is about a young girl's struggle with body image issues, and "Stupid Girls" urges women to be strong and independent but also reduces popular high school girls to crude anorexic, bitchy stereotypes instead of showing them being sad like in the first music video.
Can someone make a music section and put the above Beyonce example in it?
"Beautiful Soul" by Jesse Mc Cartney is about how he wants to be with a kindhearted person rather than just another pretty face.
I think that Pink wrote "Stupid Girls", not Beyonce. Sorry.
I pulled this because that series subverts and averts the trope more than it plays it straight. With the added bonus of the entry being nattery.
I don't think that there's anything wrong with a character regaining their beauty after learning a lesson if they had it to begin with. The Beautiful All Along and She Cleans Up Nicely tropes are a bit more like Broken Aesops, but the character would probably learn to love herself even if it didn't happen.
Removed: the "sigh" Broken Aesop link at the end of the "American Gothic" example both for the reason stated above and the fact that the doctor was really trying to do the right thing and his wife was willing to sacrifice her beauty by still telling him to refuse the deal.
How do I create a category? I'd like to add "music" and include "Ridiculous" by Bowling for Soup. The lyrics say "We fall down on the inside/pretty on the outside/turn it around/can we turn it around).
What is a category here?
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How well does it match the trope?