Birds of Prey
is a superhero
comic published by DC Comics
revolving around a team of women heroes
from The DCU
. The team is lead by Barbara Gordon, the original Batgirl
and currently the information broker and hacker knwon as Oracle, and usually rounded out with Black Canary
and Huntress. Other heroines, and some men
, appear througout the series as needed, giving the series a somewhat fluid lineup
. The series was cancelled in 2009, but revived in 2010 under the Brightest Day
Some of the funny moments within Birds of Prey are:
- In issue #8 of the relaunch, Current, a villain with electricity powers, has been hired by the Calculator as some supervillain muscle, but he did not realize just what sort of league he was playing in.
listen, dammit. You didn't say it'd be the Canary and the Bat
, Calculator!" Calculator:
"Are you kidding? Aren't you supposed to be badass?" Current:
"Look, I just got this electric gear. I ain't fighting those
two. I'm out
- In the first series, Helena does a massive Spit Take when Zinda complains that no one will accept her senior citizen's discount.
- "Holy crow, that boy is fancy?!"