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Old 06-10-2010, 05:08 PM   #49
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Default Re: Who was the best robin?

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Of course the majority of people who have read Dark Knight Returns can remember the girl Robin in it.
The most known Robin is Dick Grayson. Beyond that, the next to be named would probably be Tim Drake (if anyone) in the general public's mind.

Carrie Kelley would probably be the lowest on that list. A female Robin is probably unknown to many.



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Carrie Kelley was never a Batman wannabe. She didn't want to be Batman, she wanted to be the new Robin, and she became the new Robin.
And he also became a Batman wannabe. When Batman disappeared, he didnít hesitate to put on the cape and cowl.
Tim isn't a Batman wannabe. He's actually said at times that he didn't want to become Batman. He didn't even really want to become Robin originally, he just felt that someone had to do it, so he would. How can you say that Carrie Kelley wasn't a wannabe? She was an unsanctioned version of Robin. That's a wannabe who was made Robin by Batman.



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Tim Drake's even calling himself "Tim Wayne."
Tim was the only Robin to be adopted by Bruce Wayne, hence the name change. Jason and Dick were only Bruce's wards, not his sons.

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