Monday, August 13, 2018

"Batwoman" Battles Fan Backlash

While "Orange is the New Black" actress Ruby Rose deals with a 'fan backlash', deleting her Twitter account amid claims she is not 'lesbian enough' to play DC Comics' "Batwoman" in producer Greg Berlanti's 'Arrowverse' of 'gay' themed superhero TV series, take a look at DC's "Batwoman" #18, written by Marguerite Bennett and illustrated by Fernando Blanco, with covers by Dan Panosian and Michael Cho, available August 15, 2018:

" this series finale, there's a lot of drama to resolve for 'Kate Kane', both in and out of costume. 

"As 'Batwoman', she teams with 'Renee Montoya' to thwart the 'Clock King' and his latest time-bending enterprise: selling a drug that allows criminals to know if their crime will be successful-before it's committed.

"But Batwoman's facing a quandary to boot: Take this drug off the street, or use it herself to stop crime? 

The only fight tougher is the personal one: Should Kate and Renee give their relationship another chance?..."

"Where on earth did 'Ruby' is not a lesbian therefore she can't be 'Batwoman' come from?", said Rose in her final tweet. "...and have for the past 5 years had to deal with 'she’s too gay'. How do y’all flip it like that? I didn't change..."

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