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Wolverine or Batman? Who's on your mind?

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Olly Moss

Wolverine and Batman share an unusual amount of superhero DNA. They’re both gritty, deadly serious, and brutal. With chips on their shoulders. In fact, you can Google “Batman versus Wolverine” and stumble into a wormhole of passionate nerd debate over which hero is superior. If you’re a comic book connoisseur, you’re practically required to have an opinion on which surly crusader would survive an imagined confrontation in a dark alley. So it’s revealing to see which comic book icon you initially recognize in this clever piece of art. Close your eyes, empty your mind, and make the jump:

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I think Wolverine has a distinct optical advantage, as the artist portrays Batman in a somewhat emasculating A-Rod Pose. Who did you see first?

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