My son Oscar was in a school adaptation of Hansel and Gretel a few years ago. Like all the parents in the audience, I was proud as Punch, but still there was part of me silently wincing. The cause of my discomfort? The moment when Hansel and Gretel shove the witch in the fire, and run away to live happily ever after with their father. Once again, she was cast as a malign interloper, an evil presence in the family, whose removal was to be celebrated.
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This Mother's Day, be grateful your mom didn't make this list. Terrible traits: Prone to sudden violent tantrums; psychologically and physically abuses Christina over imagined slights and minor infractions, like using wire hangers; admits to adopting her children for publicity. Redeeming qualities: Lavishes her kids with gifts, even though she eventually takes most away; gives Christina excellent material for her eventual autobiography. Terrible traits: Homicidal, knife-wielding maniac; murders teenagers she blames for her son's death, even if they weren't actually responsible; ruins the prospect of post-coital cuddling with an arrow through the throat.
Elphaba Thropp , aka the Wicked Witch of the West, is the green-skinned protagonist in the best selling fictional novel titled Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West , published in The Wicked Witch of the West was originally the antagonist created by author L. Frank Baum's name, taking the phonetic pronunciation of his initials: hence, L.
The serial killer who admitted to the murders of 30 people in the s was born in Burlington in as Theodore Robert Cowell to Eleanor Louise Cowell. Rumors have long persisted that Bundy's grandfather, Sam Cowell, was actually his biological father. Rule wrote that Bundy both adored and respected his grandfather and "clung to him times of trouble. It just bugs the s--t out of me.