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On why Summer is no Manic Pixie Dream Girl.

(500) Days of Summer is my favourite film. I get a lot of stick when I tell people that. Old-school romantics hate (500) for its assertion that we can grow as people through our relationships, even if they aren’t made to last; feminist bloggers just hate our protagonist Tom’s unrequited love interest Summer. 522 more words

‘What would it feel like to live in a milk carton?’ she wonders aloud, as she sits in a corner and types pitter-patter-ding on her laptop-turned-typewriter. 356 more words