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  • The upcoming HBO Watchmen series will "avoid moralizing with social commentary." 1 / 9

  • This is a huge mistake that misses the point of Watchmen. 2 / 9

  • Watchmen is often misinterpreted by fans who enjoy the action... 3 / 9

  • ...but the whole thing is satire criticizing both superhero comics and 80s Western culture. 4 / 9

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  • The violence, though explicit, often solves nothing throughout the series. 5 / 9

  • Nixon and Reagan-era politics are directly criticized and presented as futile. 6 / 9

  • Modern Watchmen stories ignore the politics to make Watchmen a commercial superhero story. 7 / 9

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  • By removing the politics, the show will become accessible superhero fun. Not Watchmen. 8 / 9

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