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Old 05-01-2013, 09:12 PM   #740
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Default Re: All Things Superman: An Open Discussion - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Part 53

Originally Posted by FilmNerdJamie View Post
Superman as Christ is far from a new metaphor. It's only been around for decades. It's fine.
One thing I just found out Kal-El. El being the family name, El means "god" in Hebrew. So it is something the creators of Superman have always intended. And the first names of his adoptive parents were actually Mary and Joseph. There's a lot of other interesting information online.

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