Originally Posted by Anno_Domini
Okay, few things:
Emasculated how? By giving Bane an order that Bane doesn't obey?
And the "bike" is the Bat-pod whose missiles can destroy a Tumbler. That strikes as pretty badass that he gets destroyed from the same missiles that destroys a Tumbler.
Well for one thing, Bane went from the main villain with his own ideology, to a lackey who was just pretending as part of someone else's plot (Talia's), I'd say that's pretty damn emasculating.
Being killed by a motorcycle is being killed by a motorcycle. The way they did it just made it worse.