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The D'bari are a race of green-skinned peoples from the Shi'ar Empire who lived on D'Bari IV until the Phoenix consumed their sun and eradicated the species save for a handful. The people, colloquially known as the Asparagus people, have only two remarkable abilities attributed to their race: They can reproduce both sexually and asexually (via budding). ...


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Yes, they're not supposed to be related, even if you as an out-of-universe movie spectator know their comic backstory. There are two pieces of evidence for that. The first is the audio commentary of X-Men 2, over the Mystique/Nightcrawler scene below (timestamp 1:14:13 in the movie, and therefore in the commentary): Alright, this is uh, this is a big ...


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When watching that scene, three things stood out to me in that regard: The café where Charles Xavier and Magneto​ meet is called "Les Vieux Copains", which translates into "The Old Friends". This is an obvious callback to Xavier repeatedly calling Magneto his "old friend", and wrapping their friendship nicely, when Erik had told him to "cut the old friend ...


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Because there is no need. It is not a question, it is a(n unhappy) fact phrased like a question. A sad lament at the current state of the world,if you will. An analogy is in order. Two high school friends meet after 20 years at the reunion. Vuk: My god. Have you really gotten that fat and bald or is my eyesight going, old friend? Jones: Hi Vuk. Have ...


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