Cartoons, Toys

What the Hell Happened to TMNT‘s Bebop?

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Rocksteady’s got the same military vibe going, but what’s up with his piggy pal? Did he raid Megan Fox’s wardrobe? Or Olivia Wilde’s from Tron? Maybe the cartoon explains it.

I’d like to think that is an extremely elaborate in-joke – a sort of Hawkeye Initiative dig at the way the New 52 redesigns female superheroes. Because I’d say Jean Grey wore it slightly better:

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The Epic Toy Company

I feel like the ladies maybe deserve someone better looking than a pig in their version.

h/t TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles.com

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Luke Y. Thompson has been writing professionally about movies and pop-culture since 1999, and has also been an actor in some extremely cheap culty and horror movies you will probably never hear much about (he is nonetheless mostly proud of them, as he met his wife on one). As editor of The Robot's Voice since 2012, he can take the blame for the majority of the site's content, all of which he creates because he loves you very, very much. (Although he loves nachos more. Sorry.) Prior to TRV, Luke wrote for publications that include the New Times LA, Los Angeles CityBeat, E! Online, OC Weekly, Geekweek, GeekChicDaily, The L.A. Times, The Village Voice, LA Weekly, and Nerdist