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Jeff Winger on Community subverts and deconstructs this trope. He wants you think that he’s permanently laid back, cooler than cool and that nothing ever bothers him. However, the only reasons that’s ever true is because he’s utterly self obsessed and doesn’t really care about other people’s problems even if he causes them, a ditherer who avoids committing himself to anything so that he doesn’t have any potentially troubling commitments, and a Control Freak who tries to manipulate everything and everyone around him to be exactly the way he wants them to be so he doesn’t have to worry about anything. The frequently absurd lengths he often ends up going to in order to make sure everyone thinks he’s cool and above everything, and how tense and edgy he gets whenever things look like they’re getting out of his control, ultimately just serve to prove how uptight and incapable of truly relaxing he really is.

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