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Subj: I agree with you.
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 at 03:05:42 pm EDT (Viewed 111 times)
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Posted: Thu May 11, 2017 at 07:51:40 pm EDT (Viewed 167 times)


    It's unfortunate that modern Wonder Woman comics and now this film have borrowed so visibly from the Xena:Warrior Princess series, I will never approve of Wonder Woman carrying a sword as a daily accessory as it is a symbol of violence, confrontational, and being superpowerful already she simply doesn't need it.
    But as you suggest by adding it to the film version it does distance her from being just another Superman/Supergirl strongwoman. The snag being that if she IS strong enough to stand her ground with a Superman or Doomsday then, once again, a sword is a strange and worryingly violent accessory to be using so visibly and with such familiarity. It makes as much sense as giving Supergirl a sword really - Why should she need it? or want it?

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