In Defense of the Cool Girl

She’s not a dude in a hot girl’s body. She is real, and she has standards.

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Unpacking the trope

Rosamund Pike as Amy Dunne in Gone Girl (2014) by David Fincher

“Cool girl” is hot, but does she ever become “cool girlfriend”?

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Avid traveler, beer lover and bookworm from Portugal

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