Sunday, June 22, 2008
Multiple choice question
The above image is a detail from a splash page in last week's Justice League of America #22, featuring Dr. Niles "The Chief" Caulder, the world's foremost super-surgeon and the wheelchair-bound leader of the Doom Patrol.
To what should readers attribute his suddenly heavily muscled torso?
(a) Caulder's been working out. A lot.
(b) By applying the same surgical skills that allowed him to preserve Cliff Steele's brain in a robot body to the field of cosmetic surgery, Caulder created a whole new torso and set of arms for himself.
(c) Pencil artist Ed Benes can only draw one sort of male physique.