Originally Posted by BatScot
"A weak attempt" or actual fact? A rhetorical question, of course, as it is well known the historical evidence supports it as fact.
It's also a fact that with time blue took over and became the dominant color while black was used for highlighting.
Neither blue or black is anymore legit than the other if you go by fact.
Personally though I couldn't care less about what's more legit, accurate or real when it comes to the Bat-suit, it's all about context and execution for me.