"The Quirky Aggressive": The Latest Female Archetype?

In the context of her smart review of The Wackness and Olivia Thirlby's character Stephanie, blogger Lauren Bans introduces the concept of what she calls "the quirky aggressive" which she sees as a female archetype along the lines of the Manic Pixie Dream Girl. "She's pretty without makeup, wears Converse, and says… » 8/08/08 3:20pm 8/08/08 3:20pm