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    The Lure of the Dark Side

    In 1989, Batman came out. The first to show a superhero living in a world that took things seriously. As serious as you can when a man falls in acid and can’t stop laughing. Now what I didn’t get, being a sociopathically lawful good paladin, was why everybody loved the Joker so much. You can’t *like* a bad guy. That’s just not done. He kills people. Over the years, I’ve learned the appeal of bad guys. It’s because giving into your dark side lets you release the frustrations and feelings that are not so good to do in real life. I think that’s one of the reasons why so many…