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The Batgirl of San Diego ([personal profile] kyrax2) wrote2012-03-08 06:56 am

Worth Her Weight: Amanda Waller in the New 52

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Just in case you missed it, the latest character to fall victim to DC's
often ill-thought-out redesigns is one Amanda "The Wall" Waller. She's
gone from being a "wall of a woman" to...looking like every other woman
in comics. In other words, she's svelte, with high cheekbones, big
breasts, what some have termed "fuck-me lipstick", a blouse unbuttoned
far enough that you can see her bra peeking out, and-- especially
infuriating for many-- straightened hair. [read more]