In case you haven’t heard, Thor is now a girl.

In an announcement on The View this morning, it was revealed that a woman will soon be wielding the Mjölnir in the Marvel comics. Naturally, people went nuts over the news. It was, to borrow a phrase from Vice President Joe Biden, a big f*cking deal. But as much as the importance of a new female superhero can’t be understated, the way the news traveled and how it spread might be the more game-changing event.

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(Source: Wired)

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    As a Marvel and Avenger lover also a as a girl I can honestly say, a female Thor is awesome!!! We wanna be those...
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    Behind the times AGAIN? dagnabbit. Call it a gimmick if you will, but the fact that we have a new Thor (for however long...
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    Oh I get it. Marvel basically said “Fuck you Scarlet Witch, you don’t count as a strong female presence in our comic...
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    pointyhill
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