Comic Book Readers
Little girls read comics from the very beginning of their incarnation??
“Girl reading comic book in newsstand” by Teenie Harris (c. 1940-1945) © 2006 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
That sound you hear is thousands of wangsting sexist fanboys shrieking in horror.
if i was in a fictional universe i wouldn’t be the main character i’d probably be that friend of the main character who lacks supernatural powers or special abilities but makes up for it with sarcasm and really lame one-liners
THANK YOU SAMANTHA
I’VE BEEN PROCRASTINATING ON ADDING A XANDER IMAGE FOR A LONG WHILE
also, yo, OP, you do realize that all the characters that start like that end up incredibly important, not just to the plot, but to the relationships and characters?
Why The Mandarin needed to be portrayed as he was in Iron Man 3
or, why the MCU didn’t ruin your favorite supervillain.
below the cut: Iron Man 3 spoilers, discussion of cultural appropriation, narrative arc, and analysis of how ridiculously, wonderfully meta the advertising scheme of IM3 was.
Oh my god OLD WOLVIE
and CARMEN DRAKE
THE ICE PHASER
Loki you little shit YOU FUCKING STOP IT RIGHT NOW
IF YOU HURT TEDDY AND BILLY I WILL END YOU YOU MANIPULATIVE LITTLE CHAOS FUCKER