Pet peeve: fiction that uses foreign accents as a way to make villains stand out.

Dammit, Jim, they're foreign, not necessarily criminal thugs.

German accent: evil scientist

Russian accent: evil spy

Spanish accent: evil drug lord

French accent: evil seductress

I kind of wonder if these foreign stereotypes really are that prevalent in fiction or if I'm just listing my own prejudices.


@eldang @JordiGH Nah, evil businessman, but the particular business depends on what English accent

@matias93 @eldang @JordiGH I think it's the posh ones that are more stereotypically evil

@JordiGH @11011110 @matias93 true, the cockney gangsters are always sort of likable rogues.

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