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The Language of Love eIng at an outdoor Women Power assembly in Washington DC After being introduced by a Gloria Steinem lookalike though she s not identified as such our title character launches into an unexpectedly harsh anarchic speech Two reaction shots Steinem looks shocked and a police officer performing crowd control glances around nervously while women cheer are priceless You can find my review on my blog by clicking hereAfter what was certainly the most disappointing story by Grant Morrison yet we finally return to the provocative retelling of Wonder Woman s origin story in this second volume of DC Comics Earth One graphic novel line up It s safe to say that the return of the same creative team to work on this second book of the trilogy is a reassuring thought as the sudden shift in artwork style wouldn t have played a positive role on what is already a controversial story arc for Diana Prince With the foundation of this story set in a discourse on feminism patriarchy andverything that shines bright in the news nowadays there s definitely a mystery behind Morrison s direction and where he wishes to bring this series in terms of story telling It s safe to say that Grant Morrison s take on the character is one that won t please the mass unanimously but it does have the potential to trigger some much needed reflection on issues we blatantly discuss in our The Perfect Bride for Mr. Darcy everyday lives todayFollowing thevents in the first volume this graphic novel shows us Wonder Woman trying to change the world outside Paradise Island with her own vision of society melded through love and peace While slowly becoming an icon for women she also Quran Made Easy encounters several different oppositions in various forms and notably the American government and it s men filled structure With threats that flourishes in their old ways in Man s World nothing Diana Prince wishes to accomplish isasy and Apro dnatoire everything comes at a price Putting behind his nonlinear story telling ways Grant Morrison looks to further develop his clash of ideals through multiple perspectives while still keeping this retelling as shocking as possible Will voicing your ideas benough to convince the world for change or will Wonder Woman need to reinforce her words with action to get things doneWhile this Earth One series hasn t been too successful in my books it is uite courageous of Grant Morrison to stay loyal to Wonder Woman s character roots and deliver such a story for fans of the hero to indulge The second volume of this series continues to stay loyal to its predecessor but actually builds up an intrigue that relentlessly tries to keep you hooked ven if it doesn t always connect with the reader The story still shoehorns a lot of social issues into play with transsexualism and terrorism being some xamples of ideas being integrated and uestioned on a philosophical level While interesting they always felt like side dishes forced onto the reader to gulp up uickly without Wabi Sabi: Japanese Wisdom for a Perfectly Imperfect Life ever having the time to savour them It was still fun to somextent to see how Wonder Woman deals with these issues that she has never seen on Paradise Island and how she strongly with these issues that she has never seen on Paradise Island and how she strongly that they are inevitably the cause of
MenThe Artwork Is Still artwork is still solid and continues to highlight Diana Prince s confidence and charisma through her posture and smile What Yanick Pauette and Nathan Fairbairn achieve is definitely gorgeous to the naked ye and makes it asy to breeze through their combined craft without second guessing their designs It sometimes ven brought me to gaze at some of their designs for their mere creativity such as the Wonder Niab While some might call it culture appropriation the context made it slightly appropriate and worth wondering how much Wonder Woman needs to do to
adapt to international conflicts if she wants to get her beliefs through The to international conflicts if she wants to get her beliefs through The colours and the large panels which in fact aren t traditional suare panels also make it a lot asier to follow what s going on without being lost in the narrativeIt s not Never Say Never easy to indulge a Wonder Woman that believes that men should kneel to feminism if they want to see world peace but when you ve grown on an isolated island with only women and have not known any form of war it s definitelyasy to understand why Diana Prince is confident in her ways But what is to come in the next story arc will surely shed light on her understanding on Man s World and its focus on cultural diversity and differencesYours trulyLashaan Blogger and Book ReviewerOfficial blog WHAT IN THE EVERLIVING FUCK DID I JUST READEdit Okay to xpand What is it that makes Wonder Woman Earth One so deeply. Ts own way That is unless there are insidious forces at playContinuing the tradition of critically acclaimed EARTH ONE tales that challenge the status uo of the comics industry WONDER WOMAN EARTH ONE VOL 2 is Grant Morrison’s latest genre rocking salvo With dynamic illustrations from the divine Yanick Pauette this original graphic novel is a classic in the making. I feel like Kevin Sorbo yelling out stage directions DISAPPOINTED Wonder Woman Earth One Volume 2 is your run of the mill Wonder Womansuperhero story a Nazi superwoman threatens Paradise Island Diana s mom gotta punch her Doctor Psycho s up to no good Diana s gotta punch him Hmm The story really is that generic and uninspired Amid all that blandness Grant Morrison continues setting out his submitting to love thing that Wonder Woman s creator was into way back in the 40s Fine but we saw all that in the first book She saves oppressed girls shows up some men she s the boringly unstoppable hero Maxwell Lord is introduced foreshadowing the conflict for the third and final book in the trilogy but that s by the by Pauette s art continues to be glorious and he definitely draws the best representation
Of Doctor Psycho I Doctor I seen yet not sure why he looks like Nick Cave though I usually njoy Grant Morrison s comics but he didn t bring anything special to the table with this one Love will save the world uh huh snore Wonder Woman Earth One Volume 2 proves that sometimes love isn t all you need While I did Lives of Notorious Cooks enjoy this than I did volume 1 this story doesn t stand on its own It s all prologue for volume 3 which we won t get for another year I did like Morrison s take on Dr Psycho turning him into a cerebral character who is actually psychoanalyzing Wonder Woman and manipulating her instead of just a dude with psychic powers Morrison s obsession with the bondage aspect of William Moulton Marston s real life is still off putting and strange to me Yanick Pauette s cheescake art whil This Morrison s Earth One ElseworldGolden Age Wonder Woman homage storyline is just not as good as Pauette s colourful and awesome artworks but It s still a funny read if you take it not too much seriously that Uber Fraulein pin up Oh good griefAnd a few provocative touches like the Wonder Burka and the hilarious Dr Psycho with Nick Cave s features were really good ones for me What a disappointment I did not like the first volume of Wonder Woman Earth One so I can t really blame anyone for me notnjoying this one I figured it could not be as bad as the first one and in fairness it is not but it is close The story or lack of story is boring the whole thing is disjointed and jumps from place to place I actually re read pages not because I njoyed them but because I did not think that I could have missed so much between pagesTo be honest I really do not understand what the point of this story was I have to say it is probably the most boring Wonder Woman books I have read The main bad guy seems to set out to prove that for all of her strength and power Wonder Woman is still just a woman and the worst part is he manages to break herThen just as the story starts to show some promise it nds I hate leaving stories unfinished but I definitely have to consider if I want send any money on the next book In both volumes this incarnation of Wonder Woman acts like a free love hippy guru then a champion of justice I definitely would not recommend this book Wonder Woman Earth One is the worst comic book Grant Morrison s Manon, Ballerina ever written no joke and I am a huge and hopeless fan of the guy The first volume was awful and the second one follows suit Thisntire series comes out of Morrison s affection for cheesy Golden Age comics coupled with an old man s understanding of modern society and issues such as feminism and gender فرهنگ معاصر پویا/ انگلیسی-فارسی-دو جلد در یک جلد euality The result is a fascinating train wreck and it s so clear that Morrison means well he just doesn t have a deepnough understanding of the issues he tries to cover and T-Force ends up My thanks to NetGalley and DC EntertainmentDC Comics for anARC copy of this to read and reviewI love Wonder Woman really love that character so I read this with high hopes They were dashed Badly SPOILERS beyond this point1 Nazis as bad guys The Wilder Girls entire book world has been SATURATED with the whole Nazis as the bad guys thing From now on unless the book is STELLAR I am deducting one star whenever the Big Bad is the Nazis Stop already we get it Nazis badveryone against them good Move on 2 The artist can t draw hands to save their life Wonder Woman has the WORST manold ladytalon hands and it is really off putting and hard to not see once it is noticed Ruined all of the rest of the decent art Everyone CFNM Model else has badly drawn hands too but hers were the worst 3 Also the Big Bad Dude was FUGLY Not sure how he was supposed to be this amazing woman seducer His mental powers weren txactly wowing me And I m sorry but we are shown xactly ONE scene between the Big Bad Dude an. The highly anticipated seuel to the #1 New York Times bestselling original graphic novel is here in WONDER WOMAN EARTH ONE VOL 2 from the acclaimed creative team of Grant Morrison and Yanick PauetteFor years Diana of Paradise Island yearned to leave the only home she knew behind for adventures that laid beyond its shores Now after a fateful meeting with Air Force .
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He Was Able To Mentally Get Into Her Head Withwas able to mentally get into her head with poor conversation in that one time So much so that when her friends were like He s a bad dude can control the mind of people specifically women she IGNORES her trusted friends and is all like you re WRONG about him No nope nope nope ity nope Not MY Wonder Woman She wouldn t have fallen for that poo in ONE conversation 4 Back to the beginning re Nazis attempting to invade the island paradise We are told towards the nd of this that NO ONE has made it to the island and left again to tell anyone about it this is before WW leaves so HOW IN THE HECK is the German Frau Hitler Super Human saying to herself Ah yes as our intelligence indicated they speak Ancient Greek they should be able to understand me when I speak this If NO ONE left the island once they found it how is there ANY intelligence on this place and it s inhabitants 5 Also I just LOVE how this story and the art were all done by men and the view of the women only paradise and how they dealt with men is NOT what I would think would be a paradise thought of by womenThe s have these pinkpurple rays that they shoot at the men that at first cause pain but then seem to cause EXTREME pleasure AAAHHHs become OH YEEEESSSS Then the men are sent to Aphrodite via some sort of transporter where the men are given the pleasure that they crave Ew That is SO not what I think a female paradise is all about And of course all of the ian chicks are into one another Again not all females would think that is paradise Some would and power to them but not all So not a paradise for all women Sounds like a paradise for women thought up by a dudeWhat happens to the Nazi chick She is forced to put on the Venus Girdle to bring her mind back to her female self which also has some sort of pleasure giving dopamine 6 Oh and did you notice that I said the men were sent to Aphrodite but she is wearing a girdle named after VenusWHAT THE ABSOLUTE WHUT Aphrodite is Greek VENUS IS ROMAN WHY ARE YOU MIXING TWO COMPLETELY DIFFERENT THINGS Yes Aphrodite and Venus are the same concept of love goddess but different names from different cultures and didn t we Its Only a Game establish with the Frau Hitler that the warrioresses speak GREEK 7 Oh yeah and did I mention the Wonder hajib It was ugly and gaudy and not sure why WW would have worn it I get she was saving women in a Middle Eastern country where that is traditional dress but there is no WAY she was passing as a native in that get up So why wear it at all It seemed kind of rude to me but I am not from that area of the world so maybe it is ok They did get outside thoughts on the design of it from a woman no less so they did try to be thoughtful but I think it missed the mark at least it did with me And her hands looked REALLY talon like in these scenes So distracting 8 Also men versus women trope Men are fearful and want to maintain power women areasily fooled by a smooth talking man Can we PLEASE can the stereotypes This just perpetuates the man vs woman antagonism It s not helping and may very well be hurting any attempt to actually bring about healing and peace where there is already a LOT of discord Do we REALLY need another book of man vs woman I m done with all of that Can t we just all get along How hard can that be Maybe the next
VOLUME SHOWS WORLD PEACE BUT SINCEshows world peace BUT since The Seduction Expert (The Seduction Expert end of this is leading into a war between the s and men America s military which is somethinglse that irks me At least it s not the Nazis though so that s a plus Sort of I somehow doubt we re going to get to peace unless the s have a HUGE pinkpurple ray that they can ngulf the world in I doubt it too asy a resolution So in short too late this particular graphic novel was rather horrendous to this particular reader YMMV but I will not be recommending it to anyone 1 very sad star Why do people rate something that has not been released yet I m reduced to cut and pasting a line from my Before Watchmen (Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre, earlier review for WW s Earth One Vol 1 for the follow updition A disappointment there was just too much weirdness and mood whiplashAbout the only good thing I can mention about Earth One Vol 2 is the colorful artwork by Mauette and Fairbairn There are lots of great looking panels and pages in the book such as a collage where WW is gracing magazine covers Too bad the jerky disjointed story line just isn t on the same levelActually there was a scene that made me laugh Late in the story after Dr Psycho of course he s a villain with that name right has improperly influenced Wonder Woman s thoughts WW is speak. Ilot Steve Trevor the Warrior finds herself in Man’s World And she is ready for anything that it may throw at herBut is the world ready for Wonder Woman An American Government fraught with dissession and conflicts foreign to Diana have deemed her a danger to society How will Wonder Woman carry out her mission of peace and love in a world that can’t get out of ,