Amanuensis (amanuensis1) wrote,
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This is the "Hey, it's OK...." page (a regular feature of a "yes, we all do these things, don't feel guilty" list) from the July 2007 issue of Glamour, which is about as mainstream-girly a magazine can get:

Click the image to get the larger version, below the cut, and then read the fourth one down.





Is it all right that I feel not only amused, but snootily smug about this? Because lookit that--mainstream audiences are worse than fandom at distinguishing fantasy and reality. Whereas the circle that I hang with, rational creatures that we are, wouldn't baldly substitute the name Harry Potter for Dan Radcliffe. I stand by all our usual fanfiction smutwriting refrains--fantasy is not real life and we're very good about distinguishing that.
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