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13th Nov '17 1:28:38 PM lillolillo
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** ''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInTheEightGrade'': Belinda goes utterly nuts when she meets Supergirl's alternate self and thinks she has been replaced, protesting loudly that she is the original copy. She is just as self-centered.

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** ''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInTheEightGrade'': ''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInThe8thGrade'': Belinda goes utterly nuts when she meets Supergirl's alternate self and thinks she has been replaced, protesting loudly that she is the original copy. She is just as self-centered.
5th Nov '17 9:00:50 AM Greathera1023
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** Whatever you do, NEVER do anything to harm children when you’re in Gotham.
31st Aug '17 12:32:21 AM WillBGood
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*** [[spoiler: One story actually deconstructed the "kill a couple in front of their young child" button. Batman was pursuing a criminal named Angel Lupo for murdering his pregnant sister. While on the run, Lupo shot and killed a couple in front of their son leaving the boy in a state of shock. Batman has the usual flashback and is bent on bringing Lupo to justice. Then it's revealed that [[spoiler: Angel had nothing to do with the first murder. His ''girlfriend'' (without his knowledge) had his sister killed in order to free him of the responsibility of caring for his sister. Not that it matters, since the baby's father (the ''Ventriloquist'') guns down Lupo in a fit of misdirected vengeance.]] Then it turns out that [[spoiler: Lupo didn't kill the boy's parents either -- the ''boy'' shot and killed his own parents and Lupo just happened to be nearby when it happened. Batman's Berserk Button made him pursue a man who, while still a career criminal, didn't commit any of the murders in the story and led him astray from the real killers.]]

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*** [[spoiler: One story actually deconstructed the "kill a couple in front of their young child" button. Batman was pursuing a criminal named Angel Lupo for murdering his pregnant sister. While on the run, Lupo shot and killed a couple in front of their son leaving the boy in a state of shock. Batman has the usual flashback and is bent on bringing Lupo to justice. Then it's revealed that [[spoiler: Angel had nothing to do with the first murder. His ''girlfriend'' (without his knowledge) had his sister killed in order to free him of the responsibility of caring for his sister. Not that it matters, since the baby's father (the ''Ventriloquist'') guns down Lupo in a fit of misdirected vengeance.]] Then it turns out that [[spoiler: Lupo didn't kill the boy's parents either -- the ''boy'' shot and killed his own parents and Lupo just happened to be nearby when it happened. Batman's Berserk Button made him pursue a man who, while still a career criminal, didn't commit any of the murders in the story and led him astray from the real killers.]]
18th Aug '17 4:36:24 PM Dravencour
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** Comicbook/TheJoker himself will become crazier than usual if you make a joke he finds bad or unfunny. Especially if you have the nerve to try and [[DontExplainTheJoke explain it]] to him afterwards. As well don't call him "puddin" [[spoiler: and don't compare him to Batman, or [[Recap/BatmanTheAnimatedSeriesE9BeAClown he'll blow up your house]].

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** Comicbook/TheJoker himself will become crazier than usual if you make a joke he finds bad or unfunny. Especially if you have the nerve to try and [[DontExplainTheJoke explain it]] to him afterwards. As well don't call him "puddin" [[spoiler: (only Harley can call him that) and don't compare him to Batman, or [[Recap/BatmanTheAnimatedSeriesE9BeAClown he'll blow up your house]].
4th Aug '17 1:10:09 AM Ferot_Dreadnaught
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*** Just hurting children in general in front of Batman will guarantee a prolonged visit at the hospital for any criminal.
*** Hurting his [[BadassFamily Bat-family]]: Alfred Pennyworth, Dick Grayson, Barbra Gordon, Jason Todd, Tim Drake and his son Damien Wayne in any way shape or form. The Joker did this exactly in ''ComicBook/DeathOfTheFamily'' and even made it seem like he [[spoiler: cut off their faces and served them up on a plate, causing Batman (after saving his loved ones) to go on a rampage and beat the ever loving shit out of the Joker.
-->'''Batman''': "I hate nothing more on this Earth than you Joker ''nothing''".
4th Aug '17 1:05:20 AM TitoMosquito
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* ''Comicbook/{{Batgirl}}'':
** In ''ComicBook/ElseworldsFinestSupergirlAndBatgirl'' Barbara Gordon is pretty temperamental, but don't suggest that she rules Gotham like a dictator or bring up family or she will rip into you.


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** ''Comicbook/{{Batgirl}}'':
*** In ''ComicBook/ElseworldsFinestSupergirlAndBatgirl'' Barbara Gordon is pretty temperamental, but don't suggest that she rules Gotham like a dictator or bring up family or she will rip into you.
3rd Aug '17 9:10:03 AM RandomX
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*** Hurting his [[BadassFamily Bat-family]]: Alfred Pennyworth, Dick Grayson, Barbra Gordon, Jason Todd, Tim Drake and his son Damien Wayne in any way shape or form. The Joker did this exactly in ''ComicBook/TheDeathOfTheFamily'' and even made it seem like he [[spoiler: cut off their faces and served them up on a plate, causing Batman (after saving his loved ones) to go on a rampage and beat the ever loving shit out of the Joker.
-->'''Batman''': "I hate nothing more on this Earth than you Joker ''nothing''".

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*** Hurting his [[BadassFamily [[BadassFamily Bat-family]]: Alfred Pennyworth, Dick Grayson, Barbra Gordon, Jason Todd, Tim Drake and his son Damien Wayne in any way shape or form. The Joker did this exactly in ''ComicBook/TheDeathOfTheFamily'' ''ComicBook/DeathOfTheFamily'' and even made it seem like he [[spoiler: cut off their faces and served them up on a plate, causing Batman (after saving his loved ones) to go on a rampage and beat the ever loving shit out of the Joker.
-->'''Batman''': "I hate nothing more on this Earth than you Joker ''nothing''".
3rd Aug '17 9:08:48 AM RandomX
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* ''Comicbook/{{Batgirl}}'':
** In ''ComicBook/ElseworldsFinestSupergirlAndBatgirl'' Barbara Gordon is pretty temperamental, but don't suggest that she rules Gotham like a dictator or bring up family or she will rip into you.



** Disrespecting Thomas and Martha Wayne in front of him, even when disguised as Bruce Wayne is the quickest way to piss Batman off.



*** One story actually deconstructed the "kill a couple in front of their young child" button. Batman was pursuing a criminal named Angel Lupo for murdering his pregnant sister. While on the run, Lupo shot and killed a couple in front of their son leaving the boy in a state of shock. Batman has the usual flashback and is bent on bringing Lupo to justice. Then it's revealed that [[spoiler: Angel had nothing to do with the first murder. His ''girlfriend'' (without his knowledge) had his sister killed in order to free him of the responsibility of caring for his sister. Not that it matters, since the baby's father (the ''Ventriloquist'') guns down Lupo in a fit of misdirected vengeance.]] Then it turns out that [[spoiler: Lupo didn't kill the boy's parents either -- the ''boy'' shot and killed his own parents and Lupo just happened to be nearby when it happened. Batman's Berserk Button made him pursue a man who, while still a career criminal, didn't commit any of the murders in the story and led him astray from the real killers.]]

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*** [[spoiler: One story actually deconstructed the "kill a couple in front of their young child" button. Batman was pursuing a criminal named Angel Lupo for murdering his pregnant sister. While on the run, Lupo shot and killed a couple in front of their son leaving the boy in a state of shock. Batman has the usual flashback and is bent on bringing Lupo to justice. Then it's revealed that [[spoiler: Angel had nothing to do with the first murder. His ''girlfriend'' (without his knowledge) had his sister killed in order to free him of the responsibility of caring for his sister. Not that it matters, since the baby's father (the ''Ventriloquist'') guns down Lupo in a fit of misdirected vengeance.]] Then it turns out that [[spoiler: Lupo didn't kill the boy's parents either -- the ''boy'' shot and killed his own parents and Lupo just happened to be nearby when it happened. Batman's Berserk Button made him pursue a man who, while still a career criminal, didn't commit any of the murders in the story and led him astray from the real killers.]]



*** It is ''not'' a good idea to threaten children around him, especially if said child happens to be one of his sidekicks.
** Comicbook/TheJoker himself will become crazier than usual if you make a joke he finds bad or unfunny. Especially if you have the nerve to try and [[DontExplainTheJoke explain it]] to him afterwards. As well don't call him "puddin" and don't compare him to Batman, or [[Recap/BatmanTheAnimatedSeriesE9BeAClown he'll blow up your house]].

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*** It is ''not'' a good idea to threaten Just hurting children around him, especially if said child happens to be one in general in front of Batman will guarantee a prolonged visit at the hospital for any criminal.
*** Hurting
his sidekicks.
[[BadassFamily Bat-family]]: Alfred Pennyworth, Dick Grayson, Barbra Gordon, Jason Todd, Tim Drake and his son Damien Wayne in any way shape or form. The Joker did this exactly in ''ComicBook/TheDeathOfTheFamily'' and even made it seem like he [[spoiler: cut off their faces and served them up on a plate, causing Batman (after saving his loved ones) to go on a rampage and beat the ever loving shit out of the Joker.
-->'''Batman''': "I hate nothing more on this Earth than you Joker ''nothing''".
** Comicbook/TheJoker himself will become crazier than usual if you make a joke he finds bad or unfunny. Especially if you have the nerve to try and [[DontExplainTheJoke explain it]] to him afterwards. As well don't call him "puddin" [[spoiler: and don't compare him to Batman, or [[Recap/BatmanTheAnimatedSeriesE9BeAClown he'll blow up your house]].


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* ''Comicbook/{{Batgirl}}'':
** In ''ComicBook/ElseworldsFinestSupergirlAndBatgirl'' Barbara Gordon is pretty temperamental, but don't suggest that she rules Gotham like a dictator or bring up family or she will rip into you.
2nd Jul '17 3:56:35 PM Aspr3
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*** As well as claiming to be stronger than The Hulk, especially if you've just knocked him down.
30th Apr '17 4:30:24 AM WillBGood
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** Don't ever mention the [[UndefeatableLittleVillage Gaulish Village]] that still holds out against the invaders (or its invincible occupants) in front of Julius Caesar. You will find yourself in the circus - and given [[AncientRome the time period]], that ''[[BloodSport doesn't]]'' [[CircusOfFear mean]] [[GladiatorGames trapezes and clowns]].

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** Don't ever mention the [[UndefeatableLittleVillage Gaulish Village]] that still holds out against the invaders (or its invincible occupants) in front of Julius Caesar. You will find yourself in the circus - and given [[AncientRome the time period]], that ''[[BloodSport doesn't]]'' [[CircusOfFear mean]] does]] [[GladiatorGames not]]'' mean trapezes and clowns]].clowns.
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