A Graph to show what non-comic book fans know about the Bat

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#1 Posted by sinestro_GL (3651 posts) - - Show Bio

Found this while looking for a new icon in Google images.

It pretty much sums up the basis of all the arguments I've ever had with my non-comic-book-reading friends:

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#2 Posted by ComicStooge (21452 posts) - - Show Bio

What about the old 60's show?

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#3 Edited by Funrush (1467 posts) - - Show Bio

@ComicStooge said:

What about the old 60's show?

I think that falls under "nanananana Batman!"

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#4 Edited by Hatutzeraze (270 posts) - - Show Bio

At least they are starting with a good foundation. That is a fun song.


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#5 Posted by MuyJingo (2859 posts) - - Show Bio

I think people know less of comics then they do BTAS.....and probably more of BTAS than the 60's show....

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#6 Edited by BatteredArmor (6234 posts) - - Show Bio

Non comic readers think Batman is just Chuck Norris in a mask that makes him even more bad ass. Of course they are also aware that Chuck Norris isn't really all that bad ass and that he's more of a meme than anything else, this creates an interesting feat of "Double Think" as even the most inept non comic fan is aware that Batman can't beat Superman without prep but will still argue that he can to their last breath, without the intention of trolling.Meaning that any no comic fan with a functioning brain believes two completely contradictory things at the same time, both that Batman is the unbeatable pinnacle of badassery who can do anything "because hes Batman" and also that he's just some crazy man in a frigin bat suit that most likely molest children. Unfortunately both of these beliefs manifest randomly at the most annoying times possible.

As for your chart, I don't know what causes people to believe this but I think may be this

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#7 Posted by moywar700 (3013 posts) - - Show Bio

omg wtf 60's batman???

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#8 Posted by Kindredfool (16 posts) - - Show Bio

@BlackArmor: That picture is the greatest thing I've ever seen

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#9 Posted by cattlebattle (15318 posts) - - Show Bio

Non comic fans know more about Batman than one would think.....especially with the Arkham games and the Nolan films

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#10 Posted by nickzambuto (25165 posts) - - Show Bio

I think TAS should be a bit bigger, everyone watched that when they were younger.

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