Episode 8: Ms. Marvel / Captain Marvel
Me: *Reading Ms. Marvel #1* near the boutique*
Sweetie Belle: *Sees me and runs up to me* Hello Nick!
Me: Hello Sweetie Belle!
Sweetie Belle: *Looks at his comic* Who's that? She looks cool!
Me: Oh, her name is Ms. Marvel.
Sweetie Belle: Ms. Marvel?
Me: Ms. Marvel, aka Carol Danvers, is one of the must important super-heroines in Marvel history. She was 与えられた powers because she looked up to Captain Mar-Vell, and wanted to be equal with him
Sweetie Belle: Why did she want to be equal and not superior?
Me: Well, Ms. Marvel was created during the 60's, when second-wave feminism was a big thing.
Sweetie Belle: That's interesting.
Me: However, people saw her as a weak hero, as she only fought street-level thugs instead of powerful villains. Marvel had decided to change this, starting in Ms. Marvel #20*.
Sweetie Belle: I'll admit it, she sounds AWESOME!
Me: *Nods* However, they had her 登録する the Avengers in a pretty controversial issue...
Sweetie Belle: Well what happened?
Me: In Avengers #200*, she was mysteriously impregnated, and gave birth to a child who grew to the age of an adult in one day. She then fell in 愛 with the man, named Marcus Immortus, who had impregnated her in the first place.
Sweetie Belle: Yikes.
Me: Yeah...things would only get worse for her. When Rogue was a villain, she absorbed her powers and personality in Avengers Annual #10.
Sweetie Belle: Well...I hope things have gotten better for her nowadays...
Me: Oh, they have. She's actually taken the Captain Marvel mantle, starting in Captain Marvel #1*.
Sweetie Belle: Hooray! I'm gonna start 読書 Captain Marvel comics!
Me: Y'know, she's been lauded as being a good role model for young fans.
Sweetie Belle: I'm gonna ask Rarity to make me a Captain Marvel costume!
Ms. Marvel #1
*Avengers Annual #10
*Captain Marvel #1