Chime in if you have noticed conventions and stereotypes on ANTM:
1.) candidates must cry at panel
2.) candidates must wear high heels at panel
3.) Tyra must show concern about body image, but the winner is thin.
4.) casting must always include a token gay, a token bitch, etc.
5.) one contestant must say she is not there to make friends.
6.) one contestant must have her hair shaved off and be scolded by Tyra for hating it. This contestant never wins.
7.) intelligent contestants are taken down a few pegs and then eliminated.
1.) gay men in fashion are drag queens (Miss J)
2.) the black woman with an attitude (fill in the blank, all cycles)
3.) the outsider (Renee)
4.) the nut job