Agent Richard07 wrote:
^ Right. Break their spirit, then kill them. The same thing he was planning with Bruce, but on a larger scale. It's ridding the world of decadence and corruption as Ra's planned, but not before showing the victims their decadence and corruption first.
So some madman threatens to vaporize the entire city
with a nuclear bomb, and the people decide "hey, let's go beat up some rich people and take all their stuff"?
Please. They'd be huddled at home with their families and freaking the hell out.
And after watching this terrorist thug blow up parts of their city and kill a bunch of people, why would they take anything HE has to say to heart? No, I think they'd be like "Fuck you, we're not going to listen to anything this asshole has to say."