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Old 02-11-2013, 08:52 PM   #713
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Default Re: Ben Kingsley is The Mandarin!

Originally Posted by cherokeesam View Post
One nitpick that's been gnawing at me.

Is Mandarin illiterate, or are the trailer editors just doing awkward splicing?

"Heroes...there is no such thing."

No, Mandy. There ARE no such things. ThingS.

Is his English really that bad? I don't think so. I'm thinking this now famous quote is just bad splicing for the trailer. Either that, or imma hafta go Grammar Nazi upside Mandy's head
That has nothing to do with illiteracy. That's not even particularly bad english. There are native english speakers who talk that way from time to time.

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