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The Bombshell Trope, Explained

The Venus, the Sex Goddess, the Bombshell. She’s a knockout beauty, who leaves a trail of drooling men (and at least 5% of women) in her wake. In her purest form, like the Greek goddess Aphrodite (or Venus to the Romans), this woman embodies arguably the most important values of life: beauty and love. But she can also be a mirror of how little respect society often shows these values, or how they can become twisted by jealousy and materialism. Here’s our Take on why there’s so much more to The Bombshell than her sexuality and what she deserves to get out of life, beyond being adored.