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Superhero films exist, which is fine I suppose. But do they have to take suck up every screen at both my locals on a Saturday? I had a Saturday afternoon and evening free, and hoped to watch Fighting

About 20 years ago there was (I think) a Bleeding Cool article about how Warner Brothers didn't want to make a Batman vs Superman film because it was their two biggest franchises and they didn't want

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Trivia: John Stewart as Green Lantern was the first black superhero ever portrayed in comics.

 

 

Not true. Black Panther preceded him by about 5-6 years. Also about two years before him was The Falcon.

 

Goddammit. Bloody Wiki.

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The problem I've got with that shot of Thor is that the outfits look like early-Batman rubber messes, not Viking armour. You know, like, metal and shit. Like... armour.

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Trivia: John Stewart as Green Lantern was the first black superhero ever portrayed in comics.

 

Even though it's been proven incorrect, i'm still gonna tell all my friends that one, because it's that interesting.

 

Cheers,

 

Howard.

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i thought luke cage was around before jon stewart.

 

Yeah alright, you don't have to rub it in. That Wiki article put up above mentioned a load of guys preceding Stewart. I'm almost certain I read it on Wiki that Stewart was the first black superhero, but obviously I must have read it somewhere else.

 

He was one of the first black superheroes not to be called "Black [something]", though.

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i thought luke cage was around before jon stewart.

 

Yeah alright, you don't have to rub it in. That Wiki article put up above mentioned a load of guys preceding Stewart. I'm almost certain I read it on Wiki that Stewart was the first black superhero, but obviously I must have read it somewhere else.

 

He was one of the first black superheroes not to be called "Black [something]", though.

 

He was the first black DC superhero.

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i thought luke cage was around before jon stewart.

 

Yeah alright, you don't have to rub it in. That Wiki article put up above mentioned a load of guys preceding Stewart. I'm almost certain I read it on Wiki that Stewart was the first black superhero, but obviously I must have read it somewhere else.

 

He was one of the first black superheroes not to be called "Black [something]", though.

 

He was the first black DC superhero.

 

YAY! Got something right, finally.

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Speaking of portrayal of black comic book peeps; was anyone bothered about there being a black Kingpin in Daredevil?

MCD is an awesome actor and all that and I know it ment alot to him to play that role but I couldnt have been the only one to say "Hang on a sec, somethings not right here".

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