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Subj: Re: Regarding the 20 years (for both Gernot and Zazu)
Posted: Fri Mar 02, 2007 at 12:10:19 pm EST
Reply Subj: Regarding the 20 years (for both Gernot and Zazu)
Posted: Fri Mar 02, 2007 at 01:46:09 am EST
> Something was said to the effect that 'whatever the eventual fate of Earth-1, Earth-2 would have it happen 20 years later'. (Or was it ten?)
> In other words, Earth-2 was literally behind the times.
> This apparently helped explain it being called "Earth-2" as well as why the JSA members weren't EONS older than they were. (Okay...substitute the word "years" for "eons". )
> I know I read this, but apparently it was a concept DC briefly flirted with, then abandoned.
I thought it was the other way around, that what would happen on Earth-2 would eventually happen to Earth-1. That's why Earth-2 had their heroes first.
The name thing came about because the elder JSA members were mature enough NOT to argue about such things with the younger JLAers.
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