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    LOL at the idea of the boar as guest. And sure,...

    LOL at the idea of the boar as guest. And sure, she'd know it's not done in this culture--though maybe she just thought it would be nice to bring a bit of her culture with her. After all, it's not...
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    I don't know about Max having made people forget...

    I don't know about Max having made people forget Checkmate. But considering that Sasha has that scar around her eye and apparently also some kind of a cybernetic master, I'd guess now that more of...
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    In that Word Balloon podast from just after...

    In that Word Balloon podast from just after Rebirth was announced, Rucka said this (around 75 or 76 minutes in, I think):

    “You know, Max is around in the New 52—he’s, he;s, around in this rebirth...
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    Poll: Seems like there could be a rating between...

    Seems like there could be a rating between "great" an "average"--like maybe "good." In the absence of "good," I went with "great," four stars.I liked the gods as animals, and I thought Diana's and...
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    And Sasha's connection--I think (after refreshing...

    And Sasha's connection--I think (after refreshing my memory via Wikipedia) that the last time Rucka used Sasha she has having her OMAC nanites extracted, so it seems likely he picked up more or less...
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    Also, it's not really the kind of run I feel...

    Also, it's not really the kind of run I feel compelled to annotate (so to speak) or ask questions about. There have been a few references for people to track down and mention, like those African...
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    For me, yes it was. There was always something I...

    For me, yes it was. There was always something I wanted to talk about in the Azzarello issues, and frankly, the controversial nature of that run always kept the arguments flowing around here. I had...
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    Sticky: I think that came the closest, but didn't quite...

    I think that came the closest, but didn't quite make it:
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    I agree with your sentence that I've labelled...

    I agree with your sentence that I've labelled [2], but not necessarily with [1], depending on how we define "advance." For sure, I don't think they're developing this more-traditional origin just to...
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    Sticky: They were on the decline before 2011, and I'm...

    They were on the decline before 2011, and I'm sure they're still not rising as much as the publishers need or want, but here are a couple of more recent news articles saying that comics, unlike other...
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    Sticky: Print sales have actually grown a bit in the last...

    Print sales have actually grown a bit in the last five years. From ComicChron ("Unit Sales for All Diamond's Comics"):


    2011 77.2 million copies
    2012 86 million copies
    2013 91.8 million...
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    What's "W3 CHO"? I feel like I should know, but...

    What's "W3 CHO"? I feel like I should know, but nothing is coming to mind.

    Interesting that the Action 960 solicit says "Superman comes face-to-face with the woman who once loved him." He's not...
  13. Yep--I refreshed my memory of this yesterday...

    Yep--I refreshed my memory of this yesterday after posting, and they were the owners of the Bar-L dude ranch in Texas.



    Agreed.



    Makes sense. I imagine that white males (like me) have,...
  14. For Marston, another extremely important reason...

    For Marston, another extremely important reason was to show males how strong women can be and to teach them that it's OK to enjoy the adventures of female heroes and to follow female leaders.


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  15. To be clear, I'm not saying that someone's a...

    To be clear, I'm not saying that someone's a racist (or a homophobe or a misogynist) just because they don't like a change to a fictional character. Honestly, with all due respect to the OP's...
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    I agree, but if you don't want to buy the...

    I agree, but if you don't want to buy the collections right now, you can get individual early issues (as well as later ones) digitally on Comixology. The character's first appearance and origin...
  17. I didn't mean for it to; she could still be...

    I didn't mean for it to; she could still be fun-loving, madcap Etta at heart and at home, but I wouldn't expect that side of her to necessarily be very visible during an emergency at work. To me, it...
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    I missed that message, but I see it now; I tip my...

    I missed that message, but I see it now; I tip my hat to you!



    They could be creatures of Urzkartaga, I guess. But I agree that it would be an odd coincidence after Azz's run; I'd rather have...
  19. I get that...but let's see how the younger Etta...

    I get that...but let's see how the younger Etta shapes up in the Year One storyline. If she's got that original Etta "WOOO HOOOH!" personality deep down, it might just be hard to see while she's...
  20. I don't see any reason not to create new, diverse...

    I don't see any reason not to create new, diverse characters But I do see a good reason to revise the classic casts of the various books more diverse--because, after all, the classic casts are...
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    OK, I see where you're coming from now--thanks....

    OK, I see where you're coming from now--thanks. But, as I understand it, Rebirth didn't delete five years from the post-Flashpoint timeline; it just shows us Wally (and potentially others) realizing...
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    It's definitely true that false memories or false...

    It's definitely true that false memories or false perceptions are being hinted at, but I'm still wondering how the possibility of a one-year time frame is even suggested. To me, the age of 28...
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    And the CBR acknowledges that it's at least a...

    And the CBR acknowledges that it's at least a little on the slow side:

    "Although "Wonder Woman" #1 demonstrates Rucka's methodical, movement-based approach to story, there is admittedly not a ton...
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    I thought she was 23 at the beginning of the Azz...

    I thought she was 23 at the beginning of the Azz run (according to what she tells Apollo in issue 11). I don't took the Azz and Finch runs took 5 years of story time, so there's room if Rucka wants...
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    Maybe the DCU Bouda are actually the First Born's...

    Maybe the DCU Bouda are actually the First Born's children; a few of them (perhaps) survived the war with the Amazons, and Urzkartaga sent Cheetah to take them over.
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