the argument that “fake nerd girls” exist at all, and are “doing it for attention”, demonstrates perfectly that the people who say this shit have no actual experience with how fucking difficult it is to get men to leave you the fuck alone
i dont spend four weeks painstakingly assembling a screen-perfect replica of a beloved character in order to be chased around, groped and hit on by perverts at my local anime con—i make and wear the costume despite them.
do you know how many times i’ve gone to a convention or driven my car to the grocery store or attended a class wearing something other than a Powergirl cosplay and been subject to uncomfortably high levels of male attention?
the answer is: every time@1 year ago with 104 notes
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