Re: Tom Hardy as Bane XXX
LoS would know to expect Joker; I gather that they're good at gathering intel. Plus Joker infiltrating that honor guard was almost as silly as Dent driving off in that ambulance with the doors open. In plain sight of everyone.
"..the mere intimation that there might be more to a heroic narrative than the heroes are the Good Guys, the villains are Bad Guys and the heroes should Win a rousing Victory appears to be in itself such an offensive contention that it arouses a kind of defensive knee-jerk hysteria just by surfacing." - Richard K Morgan