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Identifying and Avoiding Smurfs: Why Boys in Books Are Better

20th May 2011 | 9 Comments

Here are just a few facts[1] you need to know about Smurfs. They are small blue men, who, for the most part, all look the same, and only have one significant personality trait. This personality trait defines them completely. There is no real room for variation. Until Gargamel created Smurfette to create havoc among the [...]