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Postby ces » Tue Jul 30, 2002 7:43 am

Yes, that's right http://www.uncannyxmen.net/ has Spotlight on... Nightcrawler this month! :)

I haven't read all posts yet, so this might already have been mentioned. Here is a direct link for his Spotlight page. :D
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Postby little Blue Lucy » Tue Jul 30, 2002 7:48 am

Yay!:D:laugh:
Kurt does not have have two toes though! He has three!:huh:
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Postby Bamfette » Tue Jul 30, 2002 6:58 pm

wow... now THAT is a complete history :o
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Postby little Blue Lucy » Tue Jul 30, 2002 10:07 pm

Originally posted by Fasheem
If you count the heel thingy he has three. I don't really count it as a toe, myself. It's something else. I don't know what, but something else. Any ideas?

I always thought of it as a toe, like on a parrot,:laugh: but yeah it could be called something else though but like you said I don't know what!:?
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wow... now THAT is a complete history :o

I know!:eek: Very cool!:D
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Postby Garble » Tue Jul 30, 2002 10:28 pm

Originally posted by Fasheem
If you count the heel thingy he has three. I don't really count it as a toe, myself. It's something else. I don't know what, but something else. Any ideas?


It's a thumb! :)
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Postby silver_frosted_roze » Tue Jul 30, 2002 10:45 pm

I have always preferred opposable digit
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Postby Betablue » Wed Jul 31, 2002 12:28 am

Alan Davis once said (though I can't recall where) that Kurt's rear toe is like a big toe pulled all the way to the back of his foot. (That's why, in Davis's drawings, you can see a nail on that toe.) Just think of splaying your fingers and stretching your thumb back toward your wrist.
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Postby little Blue Lucy » Wed Jul 31, 2002 12:33 am

An apposable toe, digit, thumb whatever! Like a monkey!:laugh:!
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Postby kladyelf » Wed Jul 31, 2002 12:52 am

i;ll say its a complete history! there's stuff I've never seen! :o :), stuff i've often been curious about, (ie: how did Kurt get injured in the morlock massacre, or wake up from the coma) and a comics list!!!!!!! :D yay!

.... I always thought it was a third toe....
.... anyway he's an elf not a monkey .....

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Postby Booker » Wed Jul 31, 2002 2:22 am

I always thought of it as a toe that's grown out of the heel. Even if you splay the big toe like a monkey it wouldn't look like that 'cause it's jutting out of the heel. It's just a grabby thingie. :P
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Postby little Blue Lucy » Thu Aug 01, 2002 2:47 am

Originally posted by kladyelf
i;ll say its a complete history! there's stuff I've never seen! :o :), stuff i've often been curious about, (ie: how did Kurt get injured in the morlock massacre, or wake up from the coma) and a comics list!!!!!!! :D yay!

.... I always thought it was a third toe....
.... anyway he's an elf not a monkey .....

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:laugh:! Well I didn't say he IS a monkey, just that he's similar to a monkey only in the sense that they also have an apposable digit on their feet whether it stems from their heel or not (also they have prehensiled tails, and they are usually furry as well as acrobatic, but that is totally beside the point). Truth be told, I don't even like monkeys all that much..:P but I love Nighty!:D:love:
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Postby silver_frosted_roze » Thu Aug 01, 2002 2:54 am

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Postby little Blue Lucy » Thu Aug 01, 2002 3:01 am

I didn't call him a monkey!!!:ick::rolleyes::laugh:
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Postby Sugah » Thu Aug 01, 2002 10:43 pm

I just read this today, very cool! There was stuff there I had never seen or heard about, mostly things that happened before Uncanny 120 and in various mini's and Excalibur.
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Postby Ult_Sm86 » Thu Aug 01, 2002 10:55 pm

Originally posted by Garble
Originally posted by Fasheem
If you count the heel thingy he has three. I don't really count it as a toe, myself. It's something else. I don't know what, but something else. Any ideas?


It's a thumb! :)



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Postby Ult_Sm86 » Thu Aug 01, 2002 10:57 pm

Whoa... Big bio..:pyro: I felt like putting him there.. i don't know why...
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Postby Bamfette » Thu Aug 01, 2002 11:06 pm

er, i never said that. i asked when i ever mentioned his feet, is all i said.

i think it's 3 toes, he is often drawn with a toenail on that back toe, and it has joints. 'tis a toe.
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Postby Ult_Sm86 » Fri Aug 02, 2002 1:59 am

in the icons only the first two have nails... and so does the heel of an owl... what the hell why are we arguing about this, who cares! Marvel says it's three toes, there fore it's three toes. They got the artistic talent, writing talent, and the money to back it up, so I give up, it's three toes. Science sucks, I'm going to be an actor.
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Postby Booker » Fri Aug 02, 2002 2:18 am

Just as long as they aren't using the "thousands of tiney suction cups" line for explaining his clinging ability anymore. That was just dumb. :P I mean, he wears gloves. That wouldn't work.
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Postby little Blue Lucy » Fri Aug 02, 2002 2:25 am

Originally posted by Bamfman86
in the icons only the first two have nails... and so does the heel of an owl... what the hell why are we arguing about this, who cares! Marvel says it's three toes, there fore it's three toes. They got the artistic talent, writing talent, and the money to back it up, so I give up, it's three toes. Science sucks, I'm going to be an actor.

I always thought Marvel says he has two toes. I've just called that a toe because it looks like one, but you're right Bamfman.;) It is a silly thing to argue about!:laugh: I don't really know if all this would be considered arguing, but I do think maybe we're putting just a little too much though into that heel appendage thingy!:laugh:

Originally posted by Booker
Just as long as they aren't using the "thousands of tiney suction cups" line for explaining his clinging ability anymore. That was just dumb. :P I mean, he wears gloves. That wouldn't work.

I agree! I always though that was pretty lame!:rolleyes:
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Postby KF » Fri Aug 02, 2002 4:21 am

And lo'
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Of an empty webapge once stood
Grew into a vast empire
Was brought down by petty squabling
Over a heeltoe.

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Postby silver_frosted_roze » Fri Aug 02, 2002 2:32 pm

*giggles, reads above post again and giggles* KF you rock...
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Postby little Blue Lucy » Fri Aug 02, 2002 4:03 pm

Doesn't she though!:D

Originally posted by KF
And lo'
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Over a heeltoe.

*runs*

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Hehe!;):laugh:
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Postby Nandireya » Sat Aug 03, 2002 1:01 am

Monkey? Maybe...but I also think there's a bit of a panther to him as well...the glowing eyes...the fangs...the sleakness...the tail...:naughty:
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Postby silver_frosted_roze » Sat Aug 03, 2002 1:45 am

owl... monkey... panther.... umm... yeah. *giggles inanely* This has turned out to be quite strange... once again.
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