another way in which the comic book universe tends to fail in diversity while it pretends to care is that characters seem to be various versions of the same physical type--in shape, when in fact, just looking around the country, it seems pretty likely that were an average, random American to get super powers, he or she would be a bit on the doughy side of things.
When Jewdar heard that superhero Atom Smasher, aka, Albert Rothstein, was going to be appearing on season premier of The Flash, we were pretty jazzed. Until...
We dig deep with cartoonist Miss Lasko-Gross, and showcase exclusive pages from her outstanding new work, Henni
Although there are those who babble on about how Jewish' this or that comic book character is a Member of the Tribe ('Superman believes in justice, that's a Jewish value!'), Jewdar likes his Jewish characters to be a little more explicit.