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Subj: Re: Depends....
Posted: Wed Jun 11, 2008 at 10:59:32 am EDT
Reply Subj: Re: Depends....
Posted: Wed Jun 11, 2008 at 09:46:02 am EDT

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> > > You're missing the point. A unified organization is easier to infiltrate than several seperate ones. Not only that, the "several seperate organizations" model has worked in the MU for years, against everyone from Wraiths to Surtur to the Beyonder.
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> > ***Tell that to the parents at Stamford...
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> Which, as has been noted, is only a big deal because of the fact the story keeps insisting it is, and one of the worst bits of media manipulation I've ever seen depicted (Blaming the NW, rather than Nitro, the guy who actually consciously triggered the explosion). The MU has seen everything from entire countries being decimated by magic, to the devastation on the USA wrought by Kang's invasion. Stanford is a tragedy, but it's not THAT special a tragedy to the average MU person.
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> >or that kid Freedom Ring...who would have been an awesome hero had he gotten proper training under something like the SHRA.
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> As might MVP and everyone killed my KIA had it NOT been for the SHRA.

ALmost ALL superheroes would be dead if not for the SHRA...it's called Project Wideawake.

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> > > > You're missing the point. A unified organization is easier to infiltrate than several seperate ones. Not only that, the "several seperate organizations" model has worked in the MU for years, against everyone from Wraiths to Surtur to the Beyonder.
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> > > ***Tell that to the parents at Stamford...
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> > Which, as has been noted, is only a big deal because of the fact the story keeps insisting it is, and one of the worst bits of media manipulation I've ever seen depicted (Blaming the NW, rather than Nitro, the guy who actually consciously triggered the explosion). The MU has seen everything from entire countries being decimated by magic, to the devastation on the USA wrought by Kang's invasion. Stanford is a tragedy, but it's not THAT special a tragedy to the average MU person.
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> > >or that kid Freedom Ring...who would have been an awesome hero had he gotten proper training under something like the SHRA.
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> > As might MVP and everyone killed my KIA had it NOT been for the SHRA.
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> ALmost ALL superheroes would be dead if not for the SHRA...it's called Project Wideawake.

In what sense? Are you suggesting the Government was going to try and kill all the heroes?

Project Wideawake was always a purely anti-mutant project, has it been relaunched as something else?