Batman: World’s greatest detective, world’s worst liar

It's not so easy to be two people.


Miles Klee

Internet Culture

Published Nov 6, 2013   Updated Jun 1, 2021, 2:28 am CDT

A new video from the demented and hilarious geniuses at Left Handed Radio, airing on YouTube’s Above Average comedy network, plays out like a slightly more plausible comic book about everyone’s favorite Dark Knight.

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Bruce Wayne has a hot date, but she’s got a bone to pick with him: Why won’t he come out and admit he’s Batman? It’s not as though he’s a very convincing liar. Once he’s on the defensive, the fibs pile up and collapse under their own weight.  

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Not sure what I like more: that Wayne orders “bat-water,” or his general air of social panic. Would it have killed Christopher Nolan to include a scene like this, just to take the edge off?

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*First Published: Nov 6, 2013, 8:13 pm CST