Posts tagged "manic pixie dream girls"

If Guys Who Like Manic Pixie Dream Girls Hired Prostitutes

Okay, so, College Humor might be a year too late on the Manic Pixie Dream Girl hate, but this clip from Vag Magazine writer Leila Cohen-Miccio is still hella funny: dude hires a prostitute just to play the ukelele, find whimsy in a hotel bathroom and live in the moment. It’s really kind of demented…

Jessica Wakeman / May 5, 2013

Behold: 75 Years Of Manic Pixie Dream Girls

Zooey Deschanel may have perfected the character, but the Manic Pixie Dream Girl concept is anything but new. Don’t believe me? Check out this amazing video montage of MPDGs throughout the years–75 years, to be exact. Yep, even black and white movies featured adorkable free spirits who taught their leading men how to truly enjoy…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 26, 2012

Manic Pixie Dream Girl Rehab Is For Only The Most Whimsical Cases

They tried to make her go to rehab … and she said no, no, no, the glitter glue hearts on my ukelele are not dry yet!  [Flavorwire]…

Jessica Wakeman / April 19, 2012

Why Are Manic Pixie Dream Girls Getting Dumber?

Look, let’s put aside the fact that manic pixie dream girls are inherently irritating, because the purpose of a woman’s life is not to make a boring accountant realize that he should run around naked in traffic. Unless that is her job, somehow. Unless it’s some sort of life coaching thing. Then I guess… life coaching i…

The Gloss / January 18, 2012