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Superman’s life is messed up

April 20th, 2011 by Eamon Brennan on Eamon Brennan's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

Superman has to live with more pain and horribleness than nearly any other super hero.
I am going to ignore the standard discussion over the pain of losing an entire civilization versus seeing your parent shot, which inevitably arises when discussing the dark life that is Superman. Instead I want to focus on the psychological trauma [...]

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