"PowerBook Pete said:
"Anyone who would pay $30 for a hot dog deserves to pay $30 for a hot dog."
How else will they prove they are special? Nothing says, "Don't know what to do with myself in a democracy" than spending $30…"
"Captain Comics said:
(Catwoman in particular was mind-bogglingly stupid from the get-go, because the screenwriters threw out decades of "focus group" testing by comics fans in finding what worked and didn't work for the character.…"
"Ron M. said:
"Note that there has never been a successful superheroine movie."
Note there hasn't ever been one written, produced, and directed by the gender who would be in the best position to know how to best portray one,…"
"It is sort of what newspapers did -- wait a little too long, lose dominance, then struggle to survive, and then there is the usual panic -- alienate a fan base that stuck with you through thick and thin, pander to people who you never got to know…"
"It was not the brightest move DC has ever made, but this isn't about censorship. It's about selling a product and knowing your audience, and people who are reading Batgirl at the present time aren't looking for that. Even a slight…"
"Oh, why am I not surprised? I never need to worry about not getting the memo because my various in-boxes always give me the head's up. I swear, "Bwah ha ha" is going to be on my tombstone because someone at the cemetery heard I liked…"
"There is nothing wrong with the superhero-as-responsible-and-competent protagonist approach (though DC heroes really are about pulling yourself together when your chips are down no matter if you are mild-mannered by nature or spoiled and rich). It…"
"I was thinking the same thing, but the thing is, the so-called "underground"-type fodder is pretty much mainstream and mundane now -- this is more the no-name, Amateur Night at the Apollo type of imprint. I do think a up and coming talent…"
"And the fact Negan picked his victim at random and the Saviors were unfazed by it all made the lot of them idiots. If we are dealing with humans in their primal mode, they are not going to stand by someone who does that because anyone can do it --…"