Batman: The Brave and the Bold

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    Batman super hero research paper In the Great Depression and World War 2 era the first superhero comics began. Kane and writer Bill Finger designed a character inspired by pulp fiction heroes like The Shadow and Doc Savage along with movies such as the Mark of Zorro and a little known silent picture called The Bat. They created Batman. Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics and first appeared in Detective Comics #27. Superheroes have a mission,

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    Batman American Culture

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    Americana: Batman Batman is one of the most iconic superheroes of American culture. The bat symbol is also one of the most recognizable logo/symbol all around the world. Batman is a fictional superhero, in the DC universe of comics. The character first came into light, when artist Bob Kane and his writer Bill Finger added him to Detective Comics #27, released in May of 1939. Batman can be known by multiple names, including but not limited to… the “Caped Crusader”, the “Dark Knight”, and the “World’s

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    generous, bold, brave, someone who would stand up for you or something that is right. My hero would be someone who cares and someone I could look up to. Heroes could be a person, an animal, because it doesn’t matter what color they are or even what they are because no matter what, their characteristics and their actions are what make them heroes. Words and definitions are not worthy to describe a hero, whether they are white, black, Asian, Mexican, or even an elephant. Heroes are bold, courageous

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    Joker and Batman Essay

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    Batman (originally referred to as the Bat-Man and still sometimes as the Batman) is a DC Comics fictional superhero who first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in May 1939. He has since become, along with Superman and Spider-Man, one of the world's most recognized superheroes.[1] Batman was co-created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, although only Kane receives official credit for the character. Batman's secret identity is Bruce Wayne, billionaire industrialist, playboy, and philanthropist

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    The Joker Is A Pop Icon

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    actors that have portrayed Batman’s nemesis, but the dark cloud of The Joker’s past remains obscure and incredibly intriguing. This leaves countless loyal fans wondering who’s behind that killer smile. The inspiration for the Joker came from young Batman ghost artist Jerry Robinson. Jerry Robinson said, "I knew that all great heroes had an anti-hero, and were stronger characters because they were pitted against strong antagonists." "I began to toss around ideas and somehow I thought, well, he 's got

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    embody: faithful, scholarly, skillful, courageous, and ambitious. Of these five traits, a student’s possession of courage will take him or her on the greatest path to success. USC relates the trait “courageous” to itself by proclaiming that students “are bold when faced with opportunities to contribute to USC’s continuous efforts to build a greater university for generations to come” (“Five Traits of a Trojan”). While this is true, this boldness is not necessarily shown immediately or developed overnight

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    Throughout childhood, children grow up with a personal hero, whether it be Batman or a simple role model. In Homer’s epic, The Odyssey, the character Odysseus appears as a Greek hero to the reader. Odysseus stands out as a bold character due to his unique qualities that make him different from the other characters. Intelligence, bravery, and confidence shape Odysseus, the hero character in Homer’s epic. Odysseus’ persistent intelligence spares him and his men multiple times throughout the journey

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    What makes a hero? It understood by most people that a hero is someone who displays courage, honor, and loyalty, but what makes each hero different? Batman is not the same as Superman, a firefighter is not the same as a policeman. Each hero--although sharing the same qualities--are differentiated through their actions, specifically in how and why they act. The same logic applies to Beowulf and Sir Gawain . Even though these heroes express similar traits, they  differ through their actions in battle

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    situations. For instance, "I swam in the blackness of night, hunting monsters out of the ocean, and killing them one by one; death was my errand and the fate they had earned." Obviously someone who is willing to hunt down monsters in the night is extremely brave. To continue as the story progresses, Beowulf’s bravery becomes more and more clear. Therefore it should come to no surprise when, “He leaped into the lake, would not wait for anyone's answer” (467-469), which resulted in a terrifying battle in the

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    Victoria Soto Heroism

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    (Eastwood). He did not take his job lightly and not only served in Iraq, but went willingly. As a US Navy seal he was one the most wanted snipers in history and witnessed some of the most gruesome and unimaginable things possible. Yet, he remained brave and continued to help others. Some of the most horrific acts included innocent people being killed for helping the soldiers and children being tortured and murdered. While serving in Iraq, Chris lost two of his teammates who he also considered his

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