Monday, January 10, 2011

Go Vote

DCWKA has the final Memorable Moments poll up, voting is open until noon (I'd assume EST) Tuesday. Here are the contenders:
VOTE HERE. As a reminder, this list was developed out of a series of ballots consisting of 130 moments submitted by readers and participants in comics forums and sites. Those moment were voted on in a series of ballots. The winners in pollwere named as the 30 nominees. The only caveat for the moment is that the female character(s) had to have agency.

  1. Wonder Woman beheading Medusa in Wonder Woman #210

  2. Lois Lane and Wonder spend the day together in Wonder Woman #170

  3. Lois Lane makes her debut in Action Comics #1

  4. Stephanie Brown becomes Robin in Robin #126

  5. Kate Kane resigns West Point because of DADT in Detective Comics #859

  6. Huntress/Helena Wayne makes her debut in Secret Origins of Super-Heroes #17

  7. Black Canary and past and current BoP operatives stare down Katrina Armstrong in Birds of Prey #106

  8. Wonder Woman tells Superman, “there’s the door, Spaceman” in the New Frontier

  9. Supergirl gives up her life to save the world in Crisis on Infinite Earths #7

  10. Shiva and Cass fight in Batgirl #25

  11. Stephanie Browns slaps Batman in Bruce Wayne the Road Home: Batgirl #1

  12. Barbara Gordon/Oracle and Dinah Lance/Black Canary meet in-person for the first time in Birds of Prey #21

  13. Renee Montoya realizes she’s going to become the next Question in 52 #42.

  14. Batgirl/Barbara Gordon makes her first appearance and saves Bruce Wayne in Detective Comics #359

  15. Lois Lane risks her life to save a soldier in Adventures of Superman #6311

  16. Barbara Gordon becomes Oracle in the Batman Chronicles #5

  17. Diana, after killing Ares with an axe, punches Zeus in Wonder Woman #33

  18. Zatanna mindwipes Dr. Light and then Batman in Identity Crisis

  19. Helena Bertinelli, the Huntress, stands her ground against the Joker in Detective Comics #741

  20. Lois Lane refuses to believe Superman is dead in All-Star Superman

  21. Batgirl tells Batman not to talk down to her in Secret Origins #20

  22. Cassandra Cain saves Jim Gordon’s life in Batman #567

  23. Wonder Woman puts her foot down with Batman in The Hiketeia

  24. Wonder Woman wins the contest to go to “mans world.” in All-Star Comics #8

  25. Barda Free stops a tank in Justice League International Annual #4

  26. Wonder Woman snaps Max Lord’s neck in Wonder Woman #219

  27. Barbara Gordon/Oracle hires Dinah Lance/Black Canary as her operative in the first one-shot of Birds of Prey

  28. Amanda Waller fights Granny Goodness in Suicide Squad #34

  29. Wonder Woman sacrifices the restoration of her eyesight for the life of Martin Garibaldi in Wonder Woman

  30. Oracle defeats Braniac in Birds of Prey #73


  1. The polling system is...unusual, to say the least. Splitting the list into two? Why was that done? There were more than 2 moments in the first half I'd vote for, and only one in the second half. But yes, I voted.

  2. I figured her polling site limited her on the number of answers.