The Joker will get pregnant in a brand new comedian sequence they only rolled out — which is, expectedly, drawing some outrage and backlash amongst a sure demographic … are you able to guess who?
The newest story in regards to the Clown Prince of Darkness comes from DC’s ‘The Man Who Stopped Laughing’ sequence, which explores totally different plots and subplots for the Joker … and a few aren’t even canonical, together with this one about him rising a child bump.
It dropped just a few days in the past, and folks instantly seen that author Matthew Rosenberg and cartoonist Carmine Di Giandomenico concocted a story about Joker wanting an inheritor, however one which was of his DNA. So, he begins to pursue feminine tremendous wizardress Zatanna.
Of course, she needs nothing to do with the Joker … so she casts a spell on him that ensures nobody else will ever naked his offspring, nevertheless it backfires — making it so Joker offers start all by himself, through vomiting as readers finally discover out. Along the best way, the sketch depicts him with an enormous stomach and getting checked on gynecologically.
In the tip, the Joker’s “child” is a mutated model of himself … and so they’re each enamored with each other. That’s about all there may be to the entry, and but — it is induced numerous feathers to be ruffled in conservative circles, per standard.
Some on Twitter are accusing DC of attempting to push LGBT-friendly narratives onto their base … which they are saying has been occurring for some time, via choices like making Robin and Superman homosexual in a few of their newer comics. Others, after all, noticed that as progress.
BTW, the phrase “trans” isn’t talked about on this newest iteration … however that does not appear to have clicked with this crowd. They see what they wanna see, and so they see trans Joker.
Get these brow veins throbbing, y’all.