Brainiacs need useless girls – Analysis of the popular romantic trope

She’s one of the worse students of her class. Every time she tries to cook/bake for her special someone it’s a catastrophe. To walk like all human beings without tripping with the air it’s a challenge. Naturally, she sucks at athletics. In fact, she lacks almost every skill needed to function in society.

Ah, the struggles of being a romantic female lead.

But fear not. For every useless girl in a leading role there is a flawless male hero, always ready to save her.

Continue reading “Brainiacs need useless girls – Analysis of the popular romantic trope”