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Old 10-05-2013, 04:10 PM   #24
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Default Re: Batman as a Vehicle for the Surveillance State

Originally Posted by DACrowe View Post
Goyer and Snyder handled such themes themselves in Man of Steel, complete with Superman shrugging as skyscrapers collapsed and Zod's machine causing planes to crash into buildings
What did you expect him to do-- use his magic rebuild-the-wall-of-China powers to stop the buildings from falling?

Originally Posted by gdw View Post
I don't think we "know" that at all. The only thing we can know for certain is that he is against such being used against HIMSELF.

We MIGHT be able to ASSUME that he is similarly against such being used against the populace in general.
That would make him a hypocrite. "Freedom is good enough for me but not the slaves."

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