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Old November 13 2013, 09:11 PM   #31
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Re: What's your Kryptonian symbol?

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Funny how only the crest for the House of El resembles a human letter.
Stupid retcon is and has always been stupid. S for Superman, 'nuff said.
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Old November 13 2013, 09:33 PM   #32
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Not stupid.

Krypton should have its own linguistic/graphic design history.
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Old November 13 2013, 09:42 PM   #33
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Dunno...this website never works for me.
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Old November 13 2013, 11:57 PM   #34
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Not stupid.

Krypton should have its own linguistic/graphic design history.
I'm fine with the shape of the crest being Kryptonian in origin. But not the "S" coincidence. It's like the classic skit goes:
Batman: You got a stupid "S" on your chest, in case we could forget who you are.
Supes: It's my people's symbol for "hope".
Batman: "Hope" starts with an "H", stupid!
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Old November 14 2013, 12:18 AM   #35
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Re: What's your Kryptonian symbol?

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Funny how only the crest for the House of El resembles a human letter.
Or how a human letter resembles the crest for the House of El.
You can thank Marlon Brando for that. IIRC, it was his idea for Jor-El (in the 1978 film) to wear the symbol which would later become Superman's S shield.
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Old November 14 2013, 12:39 AM   #36
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Another house of Dar here.
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