How Every Discussion About Female Characters Seems To Go Based Off The Six Or Seven Fandoms I’ve Been In Since Whenever The Hell I First Got Hold Of The Internet (2000?)
Enter: Female cannon character.
Enter: Toxic fandom reaction to everything she does.
Enter: Male cannon character.
Enter: Positive fandom reaction to everything he does even if the stuff he does is suspiciously identical to the actions of previously mentioned female character and/or horrific.
Enter: Insane fandom posts that compare female character to various barnyard animals.
Enter: Fandom discussion about misogyny.
Enter: Post about how perfect male character is.
Enter: Posts from fans who honest to god just like male character more than female character without previously mentioned crazy.
Enter: Discussion about how you can love male character without despising female character.
Enter: Post from fan who just finds female character boring…all of them.
Enter: “Some of my best friends are female characters!” post.
Enter: Post about how we are conditioned by culture to value male stories over female ones.
Enter: Some asshole on the Internet who writes a break down post about all of it (Hi mom! Look! I’m making something of myself!)
Exit: Pursued by a bear.