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Who He Is and How He Came to Be

Batman’s Most Ordinary Adventures



It was David Willis, so far as I know, who first postulated that if slapstick comedy becomes more funny as the intelligence of its victim rises, then Batman is the greatest straight man in the world, capable of making anything funny. That’s probably why the Joker likes him so much. That’s probably also why Sarah Johnson‘s Ordinary Batman Adventures series is so popular, so check it out when you’re done looking at this small sample here.

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  • Anonymous

    I really want the BatSweater he has in the last one. Just sayin’.

  • B.G. Paulus

    Admiring the oh-so-subtle smile in the first one. :)

  • Sarah Brockman

    I saw the rolling chair one last night on Tumblr and might have laughed for a good five minutes.

  • KA

    Sadly, Batman hasn’t had days like those since he was a kid.

  • Anonymous

    Teeheehee!

  • Anonymous

    Batman meets Mr. Autumn Man.

  • Ross Van Loan

    Do you have any idea just how long Batman practiced scooping cat litter!? Thousands of hours! He’s perfected the process! Nobody scoops like The Bat! Nobody!

  • http://cainslatrani.blogspot.com/ Cain S. Latrani

    I remember playing with my Hip Wader Batman action figure as a wee boy. It was hours of fun. Cast and reel, over and over, trying to catch Joker Fish.

  • http://cainslatrani.blogspot.com/ Cain S. Latrani

    He even has a scooper on his utility belt, for crying out loud!

  • Anonymous

    Batman at the theater watching TDKR: “How DID I get back to Gotham?”

  • Jesse

    the honeynut cheerio one is goddamned amazing

  • Anonymous

    Batman tubing…too much!