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Old 11-19-2011, 06:10 PM   #17
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Default Re: Superman/Clark Kent/Kal-El Characterization - Part 1

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Seriously... who the hell do you think Superman is?

VILLAINS find causing the fear of innocenct people amusing.

HEROES find causing the fear of innocent people disturbing.

That is not a hard concept to grasp, and no matter how 'tired' you are of that formula, it is simply basic recognition of what makes a person GOOD rather than EVIL.

So no... not even a little bit... not even at first.

Superman would NEVER find it amusing that people were afraid of him.
Do think anyone with even a moderately dark sense of humor is evil?

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I mean, how would you even visualise that? People cowering in a corner after a display of strength, and then Superman laughing and saying 'Oh you silly humans'?

I swear, this forum never ceases to amaze me...
No, I don't envision him saying that cowering innocents. But, maybe something more like walking up to them with a confident smile, helping them up and saying with a light chuckle: "Chillax eveyone, I'm a good guy" and then flying away.

Now let me guess how you'd have him respond "Oh God, what have I done?! They're afraid of me! I must go brood over the awful tragedy of it all!"

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