links for 2011-02-02

  • "there has always been a Wayne in Gotham City, and that the state of the city reflects the status of the Waynes at the time. The implied message of Batman: Year One, and Batman Begins, and The Dark Knight Returns, Batman Beyond, and so on is… if the Waynes are absent from Gotham, the entire city falls apart."

    "Once again, it’s up to the rich, white man to go to other places around the world and solve their problems for them."