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  • The Joker remains one of the most iconic villains in comic book, TV and film history... 1 / 9

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  • ...but many fans seem to idolize the Clown Prince of Crime. 2 / 9

  • Some adore him as a symbol of chaos, rebelling against society. 3 / 9

  • Others find him very funny, laughing at his murderous ways. 4 / 9

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  • Others still find themselves attracted to the laughing man because of his aesthetic or outcast cool. 5 / 9

  • But all these hot-takes forget one key thing: the Joker is a manipulative psychopath. 6 / 9

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  • Take Harley Quinn. She believed Joker loved her. She idolized him. 7 / 9

  • Yet their relationship turned out to be something ugly and violent. 8 / 9

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