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Old 10-20-2012, 11:14 AM   #46
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Default Re: All Things Superman: An Open Discussion - - - - - Part 14

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Well, hell, first there's the name. Wonder Woman? It's a terrible name.
Hmmm....let's see.....superMAN, batMAN, aquaMAN, hawkMAN........and then wonderWOMAN.....yeah, I think I see the problem you are having.

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But really female superheroes are difficult all around.
Yep....they don't obey and actually try to leave the kitchen.....how rude of them.

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Particularly those that only wear red, white, blue and gold underwear.
Because no male superheroes wear garrish colors that are considered underwear.

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In order to have her make any sense whatsoever on film, you'd have to completely reimagine her character.
Yeah.....instead of fighting criminals, beating up men and monsters, or saving the world from alien invasion, she should be saving puppies and kittens from a flood, making a snack for Superman while he saves the world, or maybe heroicly comforting a child who scraped their knee.

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But even then, I don't know what you could do with that name.
Maybe wonderPERSON or maybe wonderI'MNOTREALLYTRYINGTOBEBETTERTHANAMAN.

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I guess you could just call her Diana the entire movie and have her not actually be a superhero (similar to Black Widow).
Yeah....because heaven forbid a female actually think she could stand beside the men and do what they do too.

Misogyny is alive and well at the Hype!

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