Post by Sailor Earth on Feb 21, 2006 2:30:04 GMT -5
American spellings, terms, and references, usually regarded as glaring fangirl errors in fandoms whose canon is set in England or related locales.
Nrr LOL! I'll keep quiet on this one
AOFC: The acronym for Annoying Original Female Character.
Attempted Rape: In Buffy fandom, this specifically refers to a scene in the episode "Seeing Red" wherein Spike attempts to rape Buffy after she rejects him. This event is hugely controversial within the fandom, provoking flamewars over whether it was morally rape, whether it was in character, whether it was artistically successful, and/or whether the characters could have a romantic relationship of any kind afterwards. Often abbreviated to AR, an acronym not to be confused with Alternate Reality.
Very cool. I'll have to look into it more when I have time...