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Old 10-14-2013, 05:52 AM   #48
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Default Re: An Argument For A Batman Who Is At The Peak Of Human Conditioning.

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Originally Posted by Scar Predator View Post
There's nothing wrong with Bats being like a gymnast if this was an origin story, so I wouldn't roll my eyes. But, according to WB, this is supposed to be an "older,grizzled" Batman, not a 22-year-old version. I'm not sure I've ever seen a middle-aged gymnast or swimmer in the Olympics. If so, they were only the exception that proved the rule.


They are out there my friend.

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Yordan Yovchev
— Gymnast —

Personal information
Country represented Bulgaria
Born February 24, 1973 (age 40)
Plovdiv
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Discipline Men's artistic gymnastics




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On Saturday, the Bulgarian strongman will be the oldest competitor to stride, or even hobble, out at the North Greenwich Arena for what will be a record sixth Olympics for a gymnast.

With his distinctive salt-and-pepper hair, Iovtchev could easily be mistaken as an official or a coach whenever he marches into a sporting arena. But lift him up on his signature apparatus, the rings, and the years fade away.

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POLITICS AS USUAL.

Just know that before you make a "Double Penetration" joke, it's been done.

Also, please tell us how incompetent Snyder and Goyer are. Repeatedly. We didn't hear you the first 56 times.
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