Professor Zoom wrote:
Imagine this: "Hey MOM, can I borrow your car?
"Sounds like permission to me!"
What do you think will happen when the car is brought home?
Do you know what context is?
In context of the comment, he never heard back from them after approaching them about producing/helping with the idea that first time
. He didn't say anything about his contact with them after
deciding to produce it himself. And considering he's in the business and likely has an agent who'd know better, chances are he knows he'll at least need permission to do it.