Date: 2016-10-21 07:54 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cyberghostface
I wonder if they'll ever address Black Panther knowing the cure for cancer and withholding it from a fellow superhero.

Date: 2016-10-21 08:02 pm (UTC)
thehood: (Default)
From: [personal profile] thehood
Yeah.

They seem to be ignoring that these days though. I mean, when was the last time it was brought up?

Date: 2016-10-22 04:49 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] crinos
I think Norman Osborne made a cure for cancer into a weapon to use against Deadpool, which was supposed to be a dig against that particular plot point from Hudlin's run.

Date: 2016-10-21 08:11 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] speedingtortoise
How long ago did he drop that bombshell? It hasn't been since the reboot has it?

Date: 2016-10-22 03:59 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] deepspaceartist
Well, it was definitely before all the universes were destroyed and remade in Secret Wars event. That seems like a good enough excuse to retcon out anything that hasn't been officially reestablished yet.

Date: 2016-10-22 09:10 am (UTC)
lbd_nytetrayn: Star Force Dragonzord Power! (Default)
From: [personal profile] lbd_nytetrayn
That's how I see it. Might as well use it to clean up whatever is needed. Nudge here, tug there...

Date: 2016-10-21 09:07 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] stubbleupdate
Or that time that Norman Osborn weaponised the cure for cancer.
I think it was in Deadpool/Thunderbolts Magnum Opus
Edited Date: 2016-10-21 09:33 pm (UTC)

Date: 2016-10-21 10:17 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] starwolf_oakley
Another Thor issue, another telling us nothing about Jane's ex-husband and son. Maybe Jason Aaron doesn't know they exist?

Date: 2016-10-21 11:06 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] bruinsfan
Kind of like Odin's characterization as a wise, crafty ruler. Or the likelihood that the powers and weapons of figures out of myth might be more effective than a few smug people with guns.

Date: 2016-10-22 01:22 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
he actually remembers the latter. these two agents were wise enough to take a Hulk-level gun. that being said, there was an actually pretty funny scene in which they DO threated to shoot Thor if she resisted arrest and she simply let Mjolnir deal with them and walks away.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:49 am (UTC)
thehood: (Default)
From: [personal profile] thehood
The Gold gun was very effective though.

Date: 2016-10-22 03:54 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
That i am willing to accept as rules of dramatic tension requiring something be able to overcome Thor's seeming invulnerability.

Date: 2016-10-22 09:06 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] bruinsfan
My comment wasn't really about the Thor vs. agents conflict here, but about Roxxon's invasion/conquest attempts in the various Norse mythology dimensions. I mean, your average resident of Alfheim, Svartalfheim, or Jotunheim would be equivalent to a fairly powerful super hero or villain on earth.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:55 pm (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
The third books are inconsistent on that, even with simonson's. That being said, roxxon has been looking for mystical powers too.

Date: 2016-10-22 01:19 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] daningram.insanejournal.com
Why exactly were they trying to arrest her, though? Without the registration act, she wouldn't be breaking any laws.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:44 am (UTC)
thehood: (Default)
From: [personal profile] thehood
You must not have read the issue, because those weren't regular guns.

And Odin has always been a jerk.

Date: 2016-10-22 08:59 am (UTC)
bruinsfan: (Default)
From: [personal profile] bruinsfan
I'm thinking more about Roxxon invading other dimensions than just this encounter.

Odin's always been stern, but prior to Fear Itself or so he was presented as both wise and ultimately benevolent.

Date: 2016-10-22 07:06 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] thehood
The current head of Roxxon is a minotaur, i think they have things covered.

Date: 2016-10-21 11:37 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] daningram.insanejournal.com
So what business did Shield have trying to arrest Jan, even if she was Thor?

Date: 2016-10-22 12:13 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] matrix_dragon
It's Shield. Attacking heroes instead of villains is kinda what they do these days.

Date: 2016-10-22 01:19 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
I am 99% sure they were specifically hand-picked to their position by Hill herself with NO input from anyone. It is the only way in which these two could be in the position they are in, despite being completely incompetent.

Date: 2016-10-22 01:38 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] daningram.insanejournal.com
Except that they're not. They were 100% right about Jane, right about DD, they just have stupid priorities.

Date: 2016-10-22 03:51 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
and said priorities almost got everyone screwed.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:46 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] thehood
And you'd be wrong, this wasn't under Hill's. If you're going to trash sure, at least let it be on the things she's actually responsible for.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:34 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] silverhammerman
I still don't really get the whole "Mjolnir has a consciousness" thing. Like it's weird to have it as a thing which is only just now coming up.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:47 am (UTC)
thehood: (Default)
From: [personal profile] thehood
I don't know, it certainly explains a lot, especially the fickle nature of who is or isn't worthy.

Date: 2016-10-22 02:56 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] daningram.insanejournal.com
Except it's not exactly been fickle. Only a handful of people, Bill, Eric Masteron, Cap and Thor have been deemed worthy, out of countless people who've tried.

Not like say, Tony Stark's lifted it one minute and then Cage the next.

Date: 2016-10-22 07:26 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cainofdreaming
Miguel O'Hara lifted it too. Though that timeline might have been removed/altered now that he's stuck in the present.

Date: 2016-10-22 09:12 am (UTC)
lbd_nytetrayn: Star Force Dragonzord Power! (Default)
From: [personal profile] lbd_nytetrayn
Oh yeah, I forgot about that. How's he been getting on lately?

Date: 2016-10-22 10:03 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cainofdreaming
Dunno. I'm not really the one to ask, as my current comics intake is limited to Marvel Unlimited (and the occasional digital purchase from Dark Horse store), which is pretty much always at least half a year behind when it even gets the particular series.

Date: 2016-10-22 07:09 pm (UTC)
thehood: (Default)
From: [personal profile] thehood
Except it has been fickle, there have been several times Cap couldn't lift Mjolnir and the Odinson has also been deemed unworthy at times.

The reverse is also true, with someone that had been deemed unworthy becoming worthy later.

Date: 2016-10-22 03:52 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
It is explained next issue and it is........... something....... still a hell of an improvement over issues #6 and #7...

Date: 2016-10-22 11:42 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] malitia
It had much better art.

Date: 2016-10-22 11:59 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] locuatico
Yes. It did not look like vomit, which is always nice...

Date: 2016-10-22 11:47 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] malitia
Well, I liked this arc. The heroine moved the plot. Nobody took the victory away with a last page twist. etc.

She's still too ignorant, and worse ignorant about being ignorant, to meaningfully contribute to the story most of the time, though. (I almost yelled "THINK, JANE! THINK" at this series at points.)

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