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Mar 22nd 2021 at 7:31:47 AM •••

Linking to a past Trope Repair Shop thread that dealt with this page: Character Trope; pretty opaque for one unfamiliar with the trope namer, started by Discovery on Jan 4th 2012 at 9:49:30 PM

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May 19th 2011 at 6:24:36 PM •••

I'm noticing a lot of the examples are about characters who are either Ambiguously Autistic or something of a Bunny-Ears Lawyer. Should we limit the examples to characters who are confirmed as having some sort of disorder? Or maybe a middle ground, a character who seems, but is not confirmed to have, a disorder may be allowed to stay on the list. If the examples were meant to have a loose criteria than that's fine, but right now I don't feel like they all match the description.

Jan 20th 2011 at 7:51:00 AM •••

I don't like the page image. It's related far more closely to the film the trope is named after than to the trope itself, and the latter relation is practically nonexistent.

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