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Old July 21 2012, 06:08 AM   #6
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Re: Death(s) of Robin

A beaker full of death wrote: View Post
Any thoughts on why this image, dating back to the 40s, has become so very iconic?











With the exception of the first two images, all of the others are just reprints/reproductions of the iconic image from "A Death in the Family." It should be pointed out that you can find a similar let of pictures that reproduce the iconic image from Crisis on Infinite Earths with Superman holding Supergirl in a similar pose when she died. Superhero deaths, especially if they stick for any length of time, are usually done in iconic imagery. The image is meant to be memorable.
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