A topic often introduced with great hope, but more often ended with disappointment. See also Hippies.
Skeletor's right-hand woman and He-Man's nemesis, Evil-Lyn joined G.I. Joe's The Baroness in teaching prepubescent boys that evil could be enticingly attractive, if not also at times a little funny-looking. See also 80's.
I once ran off to Paris and now sit on a bench.