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Tag Archive: Wolverine

Aug 22 2013

Hugh Jackman for Men vs Hugh Jackman for Women

Hugh Jackman on the cover of Muscle and Fitness, scowling, bare-chested, with Wolverine claws and ridiculously ripped musculature

The Mary Sue points out this probably entirely unintentional juxtaposition of Hugh Jackman magazine covers, illustrating beautifully the fact that idealized comic book males are actually male power fantasies, not designed to be beefcake for women the same way that the comic book ladies are cheesecake for men.

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Jun 06 2012

Jesus leads other fictional characters in prayer

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Via Christian Nightmares, this church mural at least doesn’t violate too many bits of canon. No. Wait. Sorry. YES IT DOES.

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