Every kid today wants to be Batman, Superman, or Spider-man. Personally, I blame the Parents. If Parents were better at Parenting, kids wouldn't want to be orphans.
Stephan wrote:We think messed up, we think lack of important socialization, we think emotional problems and anger, often aggression. Yes, your stereotype orphan makes the perfect superhero. Oh, wait.
The Dresden Files: Seriously, don't mess with Harry Dresden. If he doesn't fuego the crap out of you,If you're really lucky,his vampire half-brother Thomas will.Grandpa Ebenezer will drop a Soviet satellite on your ass.
merssong wrote:And what does it say when we culturally think that it takes being an orphan to be a superhero? Or a hero at all? You can add original X-men Cyclops to that list. And while Iron Man was older than the others when he lost his parents, he has a lot of the same orphan issues the others exhibit.
Yes Im Brown wrote:Perhaps it suggest that culturally, we need to be a bit more merciful to our imaginative characters =p
But hey, if you've ever watched Batman Beyond, Terry has parents
Stephan wrote:What's your favorite genre reviewer of 2011?
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