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    I see what you mean. Are you basing the...

    I see what you mean. Are you basing the comparison on superficial parallels (e.g., powers)?
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    Totally agree. Thank you for the assist!...

    Totally agree.



    Thank you for the assist! I consider most of you more knowledgeable and able to retain much more of Jean's history than I am. I'm somewhat fickle. I have too many planets (6)...
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    I've already established the difference between...

    I've already established the difference between my situation and Bobby's. My mother was a grown woman; Jean was not. Moreover, my mother had self-control (she has her Master's in Social Work); Jean...
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    Thank you for acknowledging my experience and not...

    Thank you for acknowledging my experience and not feeling the need to label it something that I no longer consider it: a violation.



    When you put it this way, the blowback makes a lot more...
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    P.S. The other key point that made a world of...

    P.S. The other key point that made a world of difference is that neither my mother nor best friend pushed me to come out to anyone else. In fact, they insisted that I officially come out when I was...
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    This is fair and I can agree with it. In...

    This is fair and I can agree with it.



    In my case, I felt extremely angry at both my best friend and mother. I accused them of violating my privacy and personal autonomy. However, as my sense...
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    This doesn’t apply to Dark Phoenix only, though,...

    This doesn’t apply to Dark Phoenix only, though, as has been established. Also, it makes sense that Jean, being an Omega Level telepath, would be so effortlessly powerful, i.e., would have to work to...
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    My mother actually entered my room and rummaged...

    My mother actually entered my room and rummaged through my belongings, which is how she found the letter I had written to my best friend. I was a well-behaved teenager, so she had no reason to snoop...
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    I found another panel in which Ororo remembers...

    I found another panel in which Ororo remembers Jean talking about having to block out others' thoughts. It's from Uncanny X-Men #151:
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    I loved Xorn Grey: ...

    I loved Xorn Grey:

    https://comicnewbies.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/future-xorn-reveals-her-identity-2.jpg
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    But the way Jean describes how she has to...

    But the way Jean describes how she has to safeguard her mind, it seems like it would be equivalent to maintaining a muscle contracted.

    ——————

    In other news, Jean is an educated woman (most of...
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    Hickman was definitely writing her differently....

    Hickman was definitely writing her differently. Also, you and Harpsikord bring up some great points.
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    Also, I recently tweeted this out: For Jean,...

    Also, I recently tweeted this out:

    For Jean, the challenge isn’t reading people’s minds but keeping their thoughts out of her own mind. As she tells Rogue in the panel below, “I have to use my...
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    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FFQBfl6XsAI9G1D?format...

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FFQBfl6XsAI9G1D?format=jpg&name=large
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    I just wanted to share this beautiful scene...

    I just wanted to share this beautiful scene between Jean and Kitty from All-New X-Men #11. I wish they would reference this and their relationship period in the current era.
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    Speaking from personal experience, as someone who...

    Speaking from personal experience, as someone who was coaxed and forced out of the closet at sixteen by the two people closest to me (my best friend insisted she knew I was gay, while my mother found...
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    Bobby admonished Jean twice for telling him in...

    Bobby admonished Jean twice for telling him in private that she new he was gay. What other bad outcome or negative consequence would you have liked to see?
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    A perverted telepath would be one who psychically...

    A perverted telepath would be one who psychically floods a teenager with sex scenes.

    Anyway, someone reminded me of this scene. Interesting.
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    I have so much to say, but I want to be...

    I have so much to say, but I want to be thoughtful and judicious with my words.
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    I'm on episode 2 of the second half. I am LOVING...

    I'm on episode 2 of the second half. I am LOVING it. I loved the first half of the season and this second half is only cementing my love for this show.

    This got such premature hate for nothing.
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    You've hurt my feelings... I'll live, though....

    You've hurt my feelings...

    I'll live, though.

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    https://media4.giphy.com/media/U0ijtqSFrnTEs/giphy...

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    Fluff, we already know you're prone to fluffing,...

    Fluff, we already know you're prone to fluffing, mischaracterizing, and warping the details of scenes in which Jean is involved because, apparently, you really dislike her. That's one. Two, all Jean...
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    I love what you wrote regarding that telepaths...

    I love what you wrote regarding that telepaths should be depicted as being "eerie." Something about that description hits right. Frankly, I'm happy that what Jean did has generated discussion. Good,...
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    You little black-eyed furball. You think you can...

    You little black-eyed furball. You think you can waltz in here with your adorable irreverence and sensationalism without me honing in on you, too, do you?

    As much as you would like it to be...
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