Really, DC Comics? (Cat)women don’t bend like that

catwoman #0
What reaction did DC Comics think they were going to get with this “anatomy-be-damned,” “sub-Maxim” cover for Catwoman #0? I mean, really. It was, after all, just a month ago that the internet was laughing about this brilliant reversal of the tired, sexist “look at my ass” treatment given to female superheros.

Here are some parodies of the cover for your amusement. My definite fave after the jump.

catwoman cover being swiped by real cat

and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Both comments and trackbacks are currently closed.

2 Comments

  1. Posted June 13, 2012 at 5:52 pm | Permalink

    This is an embarrassment to Catwoma fans such as myself. I’m already having a hard time finding graphic novels that don’t feature these kindsof poses, so this is the last thing I wanted to see.

    Also, would it kill them to keep the front of her costume zipped up? I doubt Catwoman would be able to move around without having a wardrobe malfunction.

  2. Posted June 14, 2012 at 5:44 pm | Permalink

    That wedgie her panty lines are implying looks rather uncomfortable as well.

Feministing In Your Inbox

Sign up for our Newsletter to stay in touch with Feministing
and receive regular updates and exclusive content.

167 queries. 0.526 seconds