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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Sun Jul 06, 2014 7:04 pm

tony ingram wrote:I believe the new opening ceremony involves people hurling Yorkshire puddings at the competitors while yelling "yer great nancy, yer look like a complete pillock".
So, now that I've looked that word up, would they be using the original meaning, or the milder more-modern interpretation?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sun Jul 06, 2014 7:11 pm

Ooh, that was an eye-opener.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Thu Jul 10, 2014 4:08 pm


what does "pillock" have to do with Marvel heroes? oh, wait...


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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Thu Jul 10, 2014 4:11 pm

Hey, I could see Quicksilver fitting the description (though I do like him), but Hawkeye? Poor Clint never gets any respect...

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by karatattoo on Thu Jul 10, 2014 4:24 pm

tony ingram wrote:Anywhere is better than France. It's full of the French.

Sounds like Quebec in Canada. I lived in Montreal for a year and I can say that there are some difficult Frenchies!!

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Thu Jul 10, 2014 4:30 pm

karatattoo wrote:
tony ingram wrote:Anywhere is better than France. It's full of the French.

Sounds like Quebec in Canada. I lived in Montreal for a year and I can say that there are some difficult Frenchies!!
I can't remember the guy's name but I saw a Canadian stand-up comedian at the Edingburgh Festival a few years back who pleaded with his audience to "pity us poor Canadians. We live next door to the Americans, in the snow, with the French".  Razz 

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Thu Jul 10, 2014 6:11 pm

tony ingram wrote:Hey, I could see Quicksilver fitting the description (though I do like him), but Hawkeye? Poor Clint never gets any respect...
Well, he did have that period where he was wearing a short skirt as his "fighting togs".






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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Thu Jul 10, 2014 6:14 pm

It was the 70s. Mitigating circumstances, Major. Anyway, he still didn't look as stupid as Cosmic Boy.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Thu Jul 10, 2014 6:33 pm

tony ingram wrote:It was the 70s. Mitigating circumstances, Major. Anyway, he still didn't look as stupid as Cosmic Boy.

that's probably the worst super hero costume ever...did he lose a bet to Lightning Lad?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:32 pm

It takes a strong, confident man to wear a miniskirt.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:46 pm

Lucy McGough wrote:It takes a strong, confident man to wear a miniskirt.


that's one explanation

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:49 pm

seems as my ability to quote someone isn't working

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:57 pm

Silogramsam wrote:seems as my ability to quote someone isn't working
Have you been exposed to any color / colour of Kryptonite lately?


(Yes, I know this is a Marvel thread, but we had a nekkid Stan Lee in the Favo(u)rite DC Comics Character thread, so it's all good.)

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Fri Jul 11, 2014 9:02 pm

I think it depends on your sense of color or colour.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Fri Jul 11, 2014 9:23 pm

Silogramsam wrote:seems as my ability to quote someone isn't working
'Tis bizarre!

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Fri Jul 11, 2014 9:31 pm

Lucy McGough wrote:
Silogramsam wrote:seems as my ability to quote someone isn't working
'Tis bizarre!

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Fri Jul 11, 2014 9:39 pm

Not that kind of bizarre.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:54 am

Lucy McGough wrote:Not that kind of bizarre.
Is this better?


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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 6:48 am

Oh, very definitely!

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:04 am

I suppose that woman who's been spray-painted black is quite bizarre...

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:07 am

Lucy McGough wrote:I suppose that woman who's been spray-painted black is quite bizarre...
Are you talking about Black Widow? Skintight black leather is sort of her trademark.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:10 am

It must restrict her mobility somewhat, and she risks overheating.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:12 am

Lucy McGough wrote:It must restrict her mobility somewhat, and she risks overheating.
She has never seemed to suffer from either, despite being very athletic. She did briefly switch to some sort of grey bodystocking thing with a spider printed on it in the eighties, but it wasn't really her kind of look.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:15 am

At least 50% of superheroes must have 'the ability to survive while wearing this costume' as a supplementary superpower/mutation.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:20 am

Lucy McGough wrote:At least 50% of superheroes must have 'the ability to survive while wearing this costume' as a supplementary superpower/mutation.
In the case of Wonder Woman, don't forget her magnetic boobs, without which her top would constantly be slipping down to her waist because of the weight of the WW symbol...

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:58 am

Ah yes. Magnetic boobs. Of course Very Happy

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:45 am

Lucy McGough wrote:Ah yes. Magnetic boobs. Of course Very Happy
Valkyrie of the Defenders has them, too. They're a special kind of implant, the only doctor qualified to carry out the procedure is Dr Polaris.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Sat Jul 12, 2014 3:08 pm

Lucy McGough wrote:It must restrict her mobility somewhat, and she risks overheating.
She's originally from Russia, so she's use to temperature extremes.

tony ingram wrote:She has never seemed to suffer from either, despite being very athletic. She did briefly switch to some sort of grey bodystocking thing with a spider printed on it in the eighties, but it wasn't really her kind of look.
And let's not forget this look:





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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 3:29 pm

Please let's forget that look...

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sat Jul 12, 2014 6:25 pm

Oh, I don't know. I think she looks rather fetching.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Sat Jul 12, 2014 7:43 pm

Nothing says "serious and deadly international super-spy" like wearing a fishnet body stocking.  Wink 

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:17 pm

MajorHoy wrote:Nothing says "serious and deadly international super-spy" like wearing a fishnet body stocking.  Wink 
Ah, so you've seen the infamous lost JAmes Bond scene that Connery tried to have destroyed?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:42 pm

MajorHoy wrote:Nothing says "serious and deadly international super-spy" like wearing a fishnet body stocking.  Wink 
Most of her male opponents would be too distracted to attack her. It's fiendishly cunning.

Honest.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:53 pm

tony ingram wrote:
MajorHoy wrote:Nothing says "serious and deadly international super-spy" like wearing a fishnet body stocking.  Wink 
Ah, so you've seen the infamous lost JAmes Bond scene that Connery tried to have destroyed?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by karatattoo on Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:39 pm

Gee, thanks Major. Now I'm going to have that image stuck in my head for the rest of the day!!

Hopefully, I'll have forgotten it before  I go to bed tonight. affraid 

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Sun Jul 13, 2014 7:56 am

Lucy McGough wrote:
MajorHoy wrote:Nothing says "serious and deadly international super-spy" like wearing a fishnet body stocking.  Wink 
Most of her male opponents would be too distracted to attack her. It's fiendishly cunning.

Honest.
That's the exact same reason Phantom Lady used to give for her two-lengths-of-yellow-string costume!

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sun Jul 13, 2014 8:19 am

MajorHoy wrote:

I was gonna say 'nice Photoshop', but judging from the URL that's actually a genuine photo. Blimey  Shocked 

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Sun Jul 13, 2014 9:49 pm

Lucy McGough wrote:
MajorHoy wrote:
I was gonna say 'nice Photoshop', but judging from the URL that's actually a genuine photo. Blimey  Shocked 
It's amazing what you can find using a Google image search.  Razz 

I once was searching for an image of a Quetzalcoatl when I was substitute teaching for an 8th grade Spanish class and stumbled on a picture of a man with a Quetzalcoatl tattoo . . . below the belt, with his "soldier" very much at attention!  Shocked 

(Thankfully, I did my search when no students were in the room.)

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Sun Jul 13, 2014 9:59 pm

Ye gods  Shocked 

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by MajorHoy on Mon Jul 21, 2014 2:37 am

Lucy McGough wrote:
tony ingram wrote: . . . I have long toyed with the idea of a limited series in which Madam Fatal meets and battles the Spider Widow . . .
. . . Edit: she has the ability to control black widow spiders? That is SO COOL!


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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Mon Jul 21, 2014 6:58 am

That art is beautiful...

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Mon Jul 21, 2014 9:55 am

I want to weave a web of JUSTICE to trap the insects of CORRUPTION!

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:04 am

Lucy McGough wrote:I want to weave a web of JUSTICE to trap the insects of CORRUPTION!
How could you ever be sure of only trapping the corrupt insects?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:21 am

It would be a special web that would only trap the unworthy, using the same worthiness gauge as Thor's hammer.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Mon Jul 21, 2014 2:24 pm

how do corrupt spiders behave as compared to those pure-of-heart spiders?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by tony ingram on Mon Jul 21, 2014 2:29 pm

Silogramsam wrote:how do corrupt spiders behave as compared to those pure-of-heart spiders?
They're the shifty looking ones who lurk in alleyways wearing dark glasses.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Mon Jul 21, 2014 4:08 pm

Silogramsam wrote:how do corrupt spiders behave as compared to those pure-of-heart spiders?
They jump out and scare arachnophobes when they're least expecting it.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Mon Jul 21, 2014 7:28 pm

They jump out and scare arachnophobes when they're least expecting it wrote:
I think they're always expecting it; that's part of why they're arachnophobes.

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Lucy McGough on Mon Jul 21, 2014 7:58 pm

That's a very neat point. Are you one of those American geniuses?

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Re: Favourite Marvel Comics Character

Post by Silogramsam on Mon Jul 21, 2014 9:42 pm

That's a very neat point. Are you one of those American geniuses? wrote:
nope - the bar's so high, here, that I'm just considered encouragingly smart but with great manual dexterity.

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