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* AndNowForSomethingCompletelyDifferent: Marville #7 is... a submission guide for the then-upcoming Epic line of Marvel Comics. How anyone was supported to know this is unclear, since the cover is graced by the same ''Marville'' logo, the same ''Marville'' cover chick, and "EPIC" showing on the ''Series/WheelOfFortune'' board.

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* AndNowForSomethingCompletelyDifferent: Marville #7 is... a submission guide for the then-upcoming Epic line of Marvel Comics. How anyone was supported supposed to know this is unclear, since the cover is graced by the same ''Marville'' logo, the same ''Marville'' cover chick, and "EPIC" showing on the ''Series/WheelOfFortune'' board.



* AuthorTract: Let's see: Creator/TedTurner is a doofus, Spike Lee is [[ComicBook/TheKingpin the Kingpin of Crime]], Radio/RushLimbaugh is a fit superhero with tons of fans, intelligent design is real with the theory of evolution decried as short-sighted and stupid (not to mention Jack directly insults paleontologists), the original humans were white, there's lots of batshit insane pseudoscience to support the comic's ideas on evolution and intelligent design, and charity, racial sensitivity, vegetarianism, and political correctness are all mocked. Yeah, there's a certain political ideology being pushed here.

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* AuthorTract: Let's see: Creator/TedTurner is a doofus, Spike Lee Creator/SpikeLee is [[ComicBook/TheKingpin the Kingpin of Crime]], Radio/RushLimbaugh is a fit superhero with tons of fans, intelligent design is real with the theory of evolution decried as short-sighted and stupid (not to mention Jack directly insults paleontologists), the original humans were white, there's lots of batshit insane pseudoscience to support the comic's ideas on evolution and intelligent design, and charity, racial sensitivity, vegetarianism, and political correctness are all mocked. Yeah, there's a certain political ideology being pushed here.

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* GrandpaGod: Appears, and described as follows:
-->'''Lucy:''' God looks exactly like he does in the Bible.\\
'''Al:''' The Bible doesn't have any pictures.\\
'''Lucy:''' Look, I know a flowing white beard and a wise Caucasian brow when I see one.


* ArtisticLicense - '''Everything''': This series, especially the third, fourth, and fifth issues, are so full of errors and stupidity that listing it all would take too long. Just check out CriticalResearchFailure on the YMMV page for the most egregious examples.



** And to top it all off, '''''the dinosaurs can fucking talk.'''''



* BilingualBonus: ''Mishbucha'' is a Hebrew noun that means "family", [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext which means the dinosaurs are Jewish]].

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* BilingualBonus: ''Mishbucha'' is a Hebrew noun that means "family", [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext which means the talking dinosaurs are Jewish]].



* DontExplainTheJoke: Averted and ''in''verted. The first two issues open with an "Insider's Guide" page explaining who various celebrities and superheroes are, so as to ensure when those characters appear in the comic, the reader "gets" the jokes behind their antics. As you might expect, it doesn't work; even if the jokes ''were'' funny in the first place, the comic had explained them to you before the jokes even happened.

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* DontExplainTheJoke: Averted and ''in''verted. The first two issues open with an "Insider's Guide" page explaining who various celebrities and superheroes are, so as to ensure when those characters appear in the comic, the reader "gets" the jokes behind their antics. As you might expect, it doesn't work; even if the jokes ''were'' funny in the first place, the comic had explained them to you before the jokes even happened. [[UpToEleven And some of the information given is outright wrong!]]



* LogicBomb: This comic tries to repeatedly state that there is no evolution... all while showing evolution happening around them.

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* LogicBomb: This comic tries to repeatedly state that there is no evolution... all while showing evolution happening around them. Portrayed incorrectly.



** In the year 2002, the bank somehow recognizes Al's bank card from the future, including that he has an account that won't be activated for 3000 years. The [=AoL=] trial disk Ted Turner gives Al also works on 2002 computers.

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** In the year 2002, the bank somehow recognizes and is able to read Al's bank card from the future, including that he has an account that won't be activated for 3000 years. The [=AoL=] trial disk Ted Turner gives Al also works on 2002 computers.



** To tell when they get to the Jurassic Age, they scoop up some water and take it into the time machine with them, and set the time machine to fast forward, and inside the time machine they watch the water as the microorganisms in it evolve into a fish, an amphibian, and then a duckbilled dinosaur. Aside from the fact evolution does not work this way, why would the microorganisms evolve ''inside'' the time machine, but its other occupants don't? Also, the duckbill can talk in perfect English, because duckbills have very elaborate voiceboxes.

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** To tell when they get to the Jurassic Age, they scoop up some water and take it into the time machine with them, and set the time machine to fast forward, and inside the time machine they watch the water as the microorganisms in it evolve into a fish, an amphibian, and then a duckbilled dinosaur. Aside from the fact evolution does not work this way, why would the microorganisms evolve ''inside'' the time machine, but its other occupants don't? Also, the duckbill can talk in perfect English, because duckbills have very elaborate voiceboxes. [[MakesJustAsMuchSenseInContext They're also Jewish.]]



** Most of the digs at Creator/DCComics are rather mean-spirited.

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** Most of the digs at Creator/DCComics are rather mean-spirited. mean-spirited, with certain characters just going on and on about how they suck without ever explaining ''why'' they supposedly suck.

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* AndAllIGotWasThisLousyTShirt: Al complains that "[he comes] all the way from the future, and all [he has] to show is this stupid shirt".


** Ted Turner trying to convince bystanders to save the world from a meteor shower by Tomahawk Chopping the meteorites (as mentioned in the ColonyDrop example above). One man calls him out on his, but only because [[PoliticalCorrectnessGoneMad it'd be offensive to Native Americans]].

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** Ted Turner trying to convince bystanders to save the world from a meteor shower by Tomahawk Chopping the meteorites (as mentioned in the ColonyDrop example above). One man calls him out on his, this, but only because [[PoliticalCorrectnessGoneMad it'd be offensive to Native Americans]].


* AuthorTract: Let's see: Creator/TedTurner is a doofus, Spike Lee is [[ComicBook/TheKingpin the Kingpin of Crime]], Radio/RushLimbaugh is a fit superhero with tons of fans, intelligent design is real with the theory of evolution decried as short-sighted and stupid (not to mention Jack directly insults paleontologists), the original humans were white, there's lots of batshit insane pseudoscience to support the comic's ideas on evolution and intelligent design, and charity, racial sensitivity, vegetarianism, and political correctness are all mocked. Yeah, there's a certain political ideology being pushed here -- it should not come as a great surprise to learn that Bill Jemas is a conservative and a Roman Catholic.

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* AuthorTract: Let's see: Creator/TedTurner is a doofus, Spike Lee is [[ComicBook/TheKingpin the Kingpin of Crime]], Radio/RushLimbaugh is a fit superhero with tons of fans, intelligent design is real with the theory of evolution decried as short-sighted and stupid (not to mention Jack directly insults paleontologists), the original humans were white, there's lots of batshit insane pseudoscience to support the comic's ideas on evolution and intelligent design, and charity, racial sensitivity, vegetarianism, and political correctness are all mocked. Yeah, there's a certain political ideology being pushed here -- it should not come as a great surprise to learn that Bill Jemas is a conservative and a Roman Catholic.here.


* GenreRoulette: ShallowParody > GoingCosmic [[ContemplateOurNavels Philosophizing]] > PreHistoria Adventure/Philosophizing > HowWeGotHere RecapEpisode finale with post-modern FramingDevice > [[TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers submission guide for now-defunct comic line]].

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* GenreRoulette: ShallowParody > GoingCosmic [[ContemplateOurNavels Philosophizing]] > PreHistoria Adventure/Philosophizing > HowWeGotHere RecapEpisode finale with post-modern FramingDevice > [[TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers submission guide for now-defunct comic line]].line.


->"Before I can be a hero, I have to figure out what's right and what's wrong. We need to figure out the meaning of life. Where it all started and where we're all going."

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->"Before ->''"Before I can be a hero, I have to figure out what's right and what's wrong. We need to figure out the meaning of life. Where it all started and where we're all going.""''


A notorious [[ShallowParody "parody"]] comic created by Creator/MarvelComics editor and vice president [[{{Cloudcuckoolander}} Bill Jemas]], as a bet between him, Ron Zimmerman, and Creator/PeterDavid on who could make a better-selling comic. Known as the "U-Decide" event, Zimmerman's six-issue ''ComicBook/UltimateAdventures'' took a year and a half to come out. David's ''[[ComicBook/CaptainMarVell Captain Marvel]]'' title went on for twenty-five issues and was well-regarded. As for ''Marville'', well...

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A notorious [[ShallowParody "parody"]] comic created in 2002 by Creator/MarvelComics editor and vice president [[{{Cloudcuckoolander}} Bill Jemas]], as a bet between him, Ron Zimmerman, and Creator/PeterDavid on who could make a better-selling comic. Known as the "U-Decide" event, Zimmerman's six-issue ''ComicBook/UltimateAdventures'' took a year and a half to come out. David's ''[[ComicBook/CaptainMarVell Captain Marvel]]'' title went on for twenty-five issues and was well-regarded. As for ''Marville'', well...


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The comic ran for seven issues in 2002-2003.


* AdaptationalVillainy: Batman, Iron Man, and Black Panther are considerably more dickish than their main counterparts.
* AllMenArePerverts: Guess how Al discovers he doesn't have X-Ray Vision.
* AllThereInTheManual: Subverted, if it's even [[AchievementsInIgnorance possible to do]]. Despite the redundant amount of "Previously On" prologues, they add nothing useful and frequently get things '''WRONG''' about the story.
* AndNowForSomethingCompletelyDifferent: Marville #7 is... a submission guide for the then-upcoming Epic line of Marvel Comics. How anyone is supported to know this is unclear, since the cover is graced by the same Marville logo, the same Marville cover chick, and "EPIC" showing on the ''Series/WheelOfFortune'' board.
* ApeShallNeverKillApe: Issue #4 makes the nonsensical claim that only humans kill their own species.

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* AdaptationalVillainy: Batman, Iron Man, ComicBook/{{Batman}}, ComicBook/IronMan, and Black Panther ComicBook/BlackPanther are considerably more dickish than their main counterparts.
* AllMenArePerverts: Guess how Al discovers he doesn't have X-Ray Vision.
XRayVision.
* AllThereInTheManual: Subverted, if it's even [[AchievementsInIgnorance possible to do]]. Despite the redundant amount number of "Previously On" "PreviouslyOn" prologues, they add nothing useful and frequently get things '''WRONG''' '''wrong''' about the story.
* AndNowForSomethingCompletelyDifferent: Marville #7 is... a submission guide for the then-upcoming Epic line of Marvel Comics. How anyone is was supported to know this is unclear, since the cover is graced by the same Marville ''Marville'' logo, the same Marville ''Marville'' cover chick, and "EPIC" showing on the ''Series/WheelOfFortune'' board.
* ApeShallNeverKillApe: Issue #4 makes the nonsensical claim that only humans kill members of their own species.



** Apart from all the various inaccuracies about dinosaurs, Jemas continually refers to the Jurassic Period as "Jurassic Park". This may be a joke... but it happens so much that Jemas may actually believe that's the real name.

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** Apart from all the various inaccuracies about dinosaurs, Jemas continually refers to the Jurassic Period as "Jurassic Park"."Literature/JurassicPark". This may be a joke... but it happens so much often that Jemas may actually believe that's the real name.



* AuthorTract: Let's see: Ted Turner is a doofus, Spike Lee is the Kingpin of Crime, Radio/RushLimbaugh is a fit superhero with tons of fans, intelligent design is real with the theory of evolution decried as short-sighted and stupid (not to mention Jack directly insults paleontologists), the original humans were white, there's lots of batshit insane pseudoscience to support the comic's ideas on evolution and intelligent design, and charity, racial sensitivity, vegetarianism, and political correctness are all mocked. Yeah, there's a certain political ideology being pushed here -- it should not come as a great surprise to learn that Bill Jemas is a conservative and a Roman Catholic.

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* AuthorTract: Let's see: Ted Turner Creator/TedTurner is a doofus, Spike Lee is [[ComicBook/TheKingpin the Kingpin of Crime, Crime]], Radio/RushLimbaugh is a fit superhero with tons of fans, intelligent design is real with the theory of evolution decried as short-sighted and stupid (not to mention Jack directly insults paleontologists), the original humans were white, there's lots of batshit insane pseudoscience to support the comic's ideas on evolution and intelligent design, and charity, racial sensitivity, vegetarianism, and political correctness are all mocked. Yeah, there's a certain political ideology being pushed here -- it should not come as a great surprise to learn that Bill Jemas is a conservative and a Roman Catholic.



* CannotTellFictionFromReality: The deeper the reader goes into the story, the more obvious it becomes that Bill Jemas actually believes the science and religious arguments being presented, or he at least believes them enough to think they were worth publishing in a book that he genuinely thought would be seen as thought-provoking and insightful. This is despite the fact that, even limiting it to the latter half of the story where the series dives into the philosophy lecturing, we have talking dinosaurs, Wolverine as the first human being, the Jurassic Age is constantly referred to as "Jurassic Park", and the characters imply Tarzan is based on ancestral genetic memories of real events.

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* CannotTellFictionFromReality: The deeper the reader goes into the story, the more obvious it becomes that Bill Jemas actually believes the science and religious arguments being presented, or he at least believes them enough to think they were worth publishing in a book that he genuinely thought would be seen as thought-provoking and insightful. This is despite the fact that, even limiting it to the latter half of the story where the series dives into the philosophy lecturing, we have talking dinosaurs, Wolverine as the first human being, the Jurassic Age is constantly referred to as "Jurassic Park", and the characters imply Tarzan Franchise/{{Tarzan}} is based on ancestral [[GeneticMemory genetic memories memories]] of real events.



* DeathByOriginStory: {{Zig Zagg|ingTrope}}ed with Al's dog, [=AOLstro=]. At first, Al's failure to stop a bank robber appeared to have led to [=AOLstro=]'s death, but it turns out the robber slipped on [=AOLstro=]'s drool. Later, when Al and Mickey go to the movies, a mugger apparently shot [=AOLstro=] in an alley, but it turned out [=AOLstro=] knocked him out by farting.

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* DeathByOriginStory: {{Zig Zagg|ingTrope}}ed with Al's dog, [=AOLstro=]. At first, Al's failure to stop a bank robber appeared to have led to [=AOLstro=]'s death, but it turns out the robber slipped on [=AOLstro=]'s drool. Later, when Al and Mickey go to the movies, a mugger apparently shot [=AOLstro=] in an alley, but it turned out [=AOLstro=] knocked him out by farting.[[{{Fartillery}} farting]].



* DontExplainTheJoke: Oh so horribly averted. The first two issues open with an "Insider's Guide" page explaining who various celebrities and superheroes are, so as to ensure when those characters appear in the comic, the reader "gets" the jokes behind their antics. As you might expect, it doesn't work; even if the jokes ''were'' funny in the first place, the comic had explained them to you before the jokes even happened.

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* DontExplainTheJoke: Oh so horribly averted.Averted and ''in''verted. The first two issues open with an "Insider's Guide" page explaining who various celebrities and superheroes are, so as to ensure when those characters appear in the comic, the reader "gets" the jokes behind their antics. As you might expect, it doesn't work; even if the jokes ''were'' funny in the first place, the comic had explained them to you before the jokes even happened.



** Issues #3-5 feature pseudoscience so absurd and stupid that even calling it pseudscience is a stretch of the term.
*** The characters repeatedly insist that God had to have created everything, or at least set it in motion, because the conditions for life to evolve on Earth are just right. Mickey points out that across billions of gallons of water across the entire planet across millions of years, sooner or later the right chemical reaction to form the first biological life would happen due to random chance. But given she is being presented as a StrawmanPolitical, the characters insist this is just too perfect to be random chance, it ''must'' be the work of God.
*** They watch a fish in a container of water evolve into an amphibian by spontaneously mutating feet from its fins. Putting aside how nonsensical that by itself is, the comic later uses this occurance to argue in favor of intelligent design, because if evolution ''was'' like the scientists said and animals only mutated in ways to help them survive, the fish wouldn't have evolved feet before there was land, therefore the fact that it did evolve feet is proof that God had "preprogrammed" their DNA to eventually evolve them from aquatic to amphibious life.
*** Given that Jack is God, the characters ask if he could save the dinsaurs from the upcoming exinction event and the deep cold it will create by helping them to evolve to be warm-blooded, like mammals. Jack explains that mammal spines are designed to move up and down while dinosaur spines move side-to-side, and this is necessary to provide the proper skeletal structure to support the organs necessary to maintain a warm-blooded metabolism.

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** Issues #3-5 feature pseudoscience so absurd and stupid that even calling it pseudscience pseudoscience is a stretch of the term.
*** The characters repeatedly insist that God had to have created everything, or at least set it in motion, because the conditions for life to evolve on Earth are just right. Mickey points out that across billions of gallons of water across the entire planet across millions of years, sooner or later the right chemical reaction to form the first biological life would happen due to random chance. But given she is being presented as a StrawmanPolitical, StrawCharacter, the characters insist this is just too perfect to be random chance, so it ''must'' be the work of God.
*** They watch a fish in a container of water evolve into an amphibian by spontaneously mutating feet from its fins. Putting aside how nonsensical that by itself is, the comic later uses this occurance occurrence to argue in favor of intelligent design, because if evolution ''was'' like the scientists said and animals only mutated in ways to help them survive, the fish wouldn't have evolved feet before there was land, therefore the fact that it did evolve feet is proof that God had "preprogrammed" their DNA to eventually evolve them from aquatic to amphibious life.
*** Given that Jack is God, the characters ask if he could save the dinsaurs dinosaurs from the upcoming exinction extinction event and the deep cold it will create by helping them to evolve to be warm-blooded, like mammals. Jack explains that mammal spines are designed to move up and down vertically while dinosaur spines move side-to-side, horizontally, and this is necessary to provide the proper skeletal structure to support the organs necessary to maintain a warm-blooded metabolism.



** Wolverine recognizes the group when he meets them late in issue 5, but is confused when Al brings up that he doesn't age because of his healing factor and has no clue what he's talking about. How has Wolverine lived for tens of thousands of years without it clicking with him that he's immortal and he has a healing factor? The comic ''seems'' to imply that Wolverine is a LegacyCharacter who has been reincarnating through the years, since Jack claims Wolverine came to this tribe as a young man... but then how does he recognize the main characters?

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** Wolverine recognizes the group when he meets them late in issue 5, but is confused when Al brings up that he doesn't age because of his healing factor HealingFactor and has no clue what he's talking about. How has Wolverine lived for tens of thousands of years without it clicking with him that he's immortal and he has a healing factor? The comic ''seems'' to imply that Wolverine is a LegacyCharacter who has been reincarnating through the years, since Jack claims Wolverine came to this tribe as a young man... but then how does he recognize the main characters?



* StrawmanPolitical: Mickey turns into one in Issues #3-5. While Al and Lucy buy into Jack's talk and eagerly ask questions, Mickey tends to be the skeptic and argue against the explanations presented. She is almost always proven wrong when events play out that show Jack's explanation is accurate, even though Jack's explanations only make sense in the InsaneTrollLogic world of the comic. On other occasions her counterarguments aren't refuted at all, they're just dropped. The only time she's shown to be correct in her beliefs is when they align with what Jack says.

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* StrawmanPolitical: StrawCharacter: Mickey turns into one in Issues #3-5. While Al and Lucy buy into Jack's talk and eagerly ask questions, Mickey tends to be the skeptic and argue against the explanations presented. She is almost always [[TheComplainerIsAlwaysWrong proven wrong wrong]] when events play out that show Jack's explanation is accurate, even though Jack's explanations only make sense in the InsaneTrollLogic world of the comic. On other occasions her counterarguments aren't refuted at all, they're just dropped. The only time she's shown to be correct in her beliefs is when they align with what Jack says.



* WholePlotReference: Issue #3#6 is essentially a Marvel ''ComicBook/ChickTracts''.

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* WholePlotReference: Issue #3#6 is essentially a Marvel ''ComicBook/ChickTracts''.version of ''ComicBook/ChickTracts'', as written by Bill Jemas.



** While Iron Man, Black Panther, Spider-Man, Punisher, and Matt Murdock appear as themselves [in appearance at least] in Issue 2, we also get an ersatz Batman who is never referred to by name, has an all-black costume with a yellow bat-symbol, and has three spikes on his cowl instead of two.

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** While Iron Man, Black Panther, Spider-Man, Punisher, [[ComicBook/ThePunisher Punisher]], and [[ComicBook/{{Daredevil}} Matt Murdock Murdock]] appear as themselves [in appearance at least] in Issue 2, we also get an ersatz Batman who is never referred to by name, has an all-black costume with a yellow bat-symbol, and has three spikes on his cowl instead of two.


Has been SnarkBait to [[WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall a]] [[http://www.avclub.com/article/great-power-comes-bizarre-lack-responsibility-case-224482 few]] [[http://4thletter.net/2009/03/the-marville-horror-part-1-better-sales-through-self-immolation/ reviewers]].


* CannotTellFictionFromReality: The more you read the series, the more obvious it becomes that Bill Jemas actually believes the science and religious arguments being presented, or he at least believes them enough to think they were worth publishing in a book that he genuinely thought would be seen as thought-provoking and insightful. This is despite the fact that, even limiting it to the latter half of the story where the series dives into the philosophy lecturing, we have talking dinosaurs, Wolverine as the first human being, the Jurassic Age is constantly referred to as "Jurassic Park", and the characters imply Tarzan is based on ancestral genetic memories of real events.

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* CannotTellFictionFromReality: The more you read deeper the series, reader goes into the story, the more obvious it becomes that Bill Jemas actually believes the science and religious arguments being presented, or he at least believes them enough to think they were worth publishing in a book that he genuinely thought would be seen as thought-provoking and insightful. This is despite the fact that, even limiting it to the latter half of the story where the series dives into the philosophy lecturing, we have talking dinosaurs, Wolverine as the first human being, the Jurassic Age is constantly referred to as "Jurassic Park", and the characters imply Tarzan is based on ancestral genetic memories of real events.


*** Mickey says that in anthropology class, they learned that in primitive human tribes, only the chiefs got to have wives. Jack replies that this doesn't make sense if you actually think about it, since it would mean the entire tribe sprang about from inbreeding. This would be true, if the chief was never replaced by a new chief who makes new children with the wives, and if the chief's children all only had kids with each other and not the other members of the tribe who came from different parents. Or just other primitive humans from beyond the tribe they interact with.



* PlotHole: You can't go more than three steps without falling into one. Increasingly as the series continues, basic logic and reason break down, and things just happen, or don't happen, without explanation. As just one example, in Issue 4 the characters decide to use the time machine to go from the dawn of creation to the Jurassic Period, but Al says he can't set the time machine to go to a specific date, just to go forward or backward. So in order to figure out when they get to the right time, they scoop up some water and take it into the time machine with them, and set the time machine to fast forward, and inside the time machine they watch the water as the microorganisms in it evolve into a fish, an amphibian, and then a duckbilled dinosaur, which is able to speak English. The many, ''many'' problems with this sequence of events should be kinda obvious, and the talking dinosaur is not even the most glaring problem.

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* PlotHole: You can't go more than three steps without falling into one. Increasingly as the series continues, basic logic and reason break down, and things just happen, or don't happen, without explanation. As just ''Some'' of this can be chalked up to RuleOfFunny, but the writing in the series is so bad it's difficult to tell.
** Throughout the comic, the art often does not match what characters say. For
one example, when God is described by Al as being "a dead ringer for Superman", we see a brunette man in Issue 4 a blue outfit with gold and a giant "J" on his chest -- a CaptainErsatz of Superman for sure, but not a "dead ringer".
** In
the characters decide to use year 2002, the bank somehow recognizes Al's bank card from the future, including that he has an account that won't be activated for 3000 years. The [=AoL=] trial disk Ted Turner gives Al also works on 2002 computers.
** At the end of issue 1, Ted Turner specifically says they can't send
the time machine back to go from Al in the dawn of creation to past. He does exactly that at the Jurassic Period, but end of issue 2.
** Matt Murdock is a defense attorney in issue 2, even though he's supposed to be a prosecutor.
** In issue 3, Al gets another huge sack of money as a reward for catching the Kingpin in issue 2. He didn't, after a conversation with him they left the Kingpin's office and did nothing to him.
** In issue 4,
Al says he they can't set the time machine to go to a specific date, just to go forward or backward. So backward in order time. They did this in the first issue when Ted Turner sent Al back to figure out 2002 in the first place.
** To tell
when they get to the right time, Jurassic Age, they scoop up some water and take it into the time machine with them, and set the time machine to fast forward, and inside the time machine they watch the water as the microorganisms in it evolve into a fish, an amphibian, and then a duckbilled dinosaur, which is able to speak English. The many, ''many'' problems with dinosaur. Aside from the fact evolution does not work this sequence way, why would the microorganisms evolve ''inside'' the time machine, but its other occupants don't? Also, the duckbill can talk in perfect English, because duckbills have very elaborate voiceboxes.
** Twice in issue 4, a herd
of events should be kinda obvious, dinosaurs appear from nowhere surrounding the protagonists, who apparently did not see them even though they are in plain sight on all sides.
** Wolverine recognizes the group when he meets them late in issue 5, but is confused when Al brings up that he doesn't age because of his healing factor
and the has no clue what he's talking dinosaur about. How has Wolverine lived for tens of thousands of years without it clicking with him that he's immortal and he has a healing factor? The comic ''seems'' to imply that Wolverine is not even a LegacyCharacter who has been reincarnating through the most glaring problem.years, since Jack claims Wolverine came to this tribe as a young man... but then how does he recognize the main characters?


*** Scientists are decried as "not being very scientific" because they're never seen evolution happen, they've only glimpsed as a few hundred years before their time and presumed their findings are applicable to all of history.

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*** Scientists are decried as "not being very scientific" because they're they've never seen evolution happen, they've only glimpsed as a few hundred years before their time and presumed their findings are applicable to all of history.



** The comic tries to satirize Batman, Iron Man, and Black Panther by portraying them as a group of psychotic, murderous assholes who openly abuse the lower classes for fun - eg, the exact opposite of their real selves. What's more, Batman here is a CaptainErsatz who is never named in-story, so he doesn't even have a name in common.

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** The comic tries to satirize Batman, Iron Man, and Black Panther by portraying them as a group of psychotic, murderous assholes who openly abuse the lower classes for fun - eg, e.g., the exact opposite of their real selves. What's more, Batman here is a CaptainErsatz who is never named in-story, so he doesn't even have a name in common.



* RecapEpisode[=/=]PostModernism: Issue #6 is Kal pitching the events of the earlier issues to an unnamed comic editor.

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* RecapEpisode[=/=]PostModernism: RecapEpisode[=/=]PostModernism:
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Issue #6 is Kal pitching the events of the earlier issues to an unnamed comic editor.



* TakeThatAudience: Kicks in as late as--get this--Issue #6. Worse, it's not as much as making fun of the audience, rather it's a savage indictment of American culture: the reasoning is that Al's pitch for "world peace" is rejected by the editor [[ArtistDisillusionment because audiences don't care about substance and just want more superhero comics]]. Eat your heart out, Creator/GrantMorrison. [[invoked]]

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* TakeThatAudience: TakeThatAudience:
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Kicks in as late as--get this--Issue #6. Worse, it's not as much as making fun of the audience, rather it's a savage indictment of American culture: the reasoning is that Al's pitch for "world peace" is rejected by the editor [[ArtistDisillusionment because audiences don't care about substance and just want more superhero comics]]. Eat your heart out, Creator/GrantMorrison. [[invoked]]



* WorldWarIII: [[spoiler:It is revealed in #5 that the reason that they are traveling through time is because Jack wants to show them how war works and due to their popularity and wealth from "fighting" crime they will prevent the upcoming World War. However, we never actually see them do this -- make of that what you will.]]
** [[spoiler:This becomes FridgeLogic almost immediately; despite Jack claiming the world is headed towards World War III, Al never mentions any war in the 3000 years between his time and the present, and very little suggests that there was any threat of war in the future either.]]

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* WorldWarIII: [[spoiler:It is revealed in #5 that the reason that they are traveling through time is because Jack wants to show them how war works and due to their popularity and wealth from "fighting" crime they will prevent the upcoming World War. However, we never actually see them do this -- make of that what you will.]]
** [[spoiler:This
This becomes FridgeLogic almost immediately; despite Jack claiming the world is headed towards World War III, Al never mentions any war in the 3000 years between his time and the present, and very little suggests that there was any threat of war in the future either.]]

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