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The 8 Most Basic Villains in History

Being a villain requires an enormous amount of dedication. Seriously, no one’s just going to hand you control of Panem, or Oz, or Neverland. You have to earn your evil totality! And while one doesn’t become a villain without a true passion for the nefarious, even the mustache-twirliest of baddies needs a break every now and then for some basic fun.

Karaoke? D.I.Y.s? Home improvement? Whoever told you crafting was for protagonists was WOEFULLY misinformed.