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Old 07-31-2013, 05:43 PM   #305
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Default Re: The Official Scarlet Witch Thread

According to Bleeding Cool, Marvel has trademarked "Registered Gifted" for use in its films and TV shows. It is possible that they mean to call people with naturally occurring superpowers "gifted" instead of mutants. That would avoid any conflict with Fox's stranglehold on the "M" word, at least. The assumption could still be that they were born with innate abilities, just as people with higher intellects, artistic talent or the physical ability for sports are born with those traits.

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2013/07/...stered-gifted/

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