Originally Posted by OutRiddled
Only a Nolan fanboy would say that the Joker is supposed to be this dark, menacing psychopath. That ignores the entire history of the character.
Not at all. It depends which Joker you read. Death of the Family, Arkham Asylum, The Killing Joke, The Dark Knight Returns, just four examples of a dark, psychotic Joker with a sick sense of humour (much like Heath's).