Major Spoilers Question Of The Day: And A Cast Of Thousands Edition
This week, your humble MS-QOTD and the Widget finally got to see the animated Teen Titans story wherein Terra betrays the team to
The Terminator Deathstroke the big hairy guy from Sons of Anarchy Slade, leading to frustration and disbelief on her part that a hero wouldn’t make the right decision in the crunch. While I tried to explain that Terra was (in the cartoons) mostly just misguided, and was successfully able to dodge the question of what she was like in the comics (I’m not up to explaining murderous, sexually-active lunatic sixteen-year-olds to her just yet) by instead getting into a discussion of whether Robin or Cyborg is the best superhero. Of course, the discussion of who is the best Teen Titan isn’t one you can easily answer, what with the dozens and dozens of (admittedly mostly dead) former members floating about, which led to today’s query…
The MS-QOTD (pronounced, as always, “misquoted”) will never stop arguing that Kid Flash’s original costume is the perfect super-suit, but would probably still pick Wolfman/Perez-era Starfire, asking: Which Teen Titan (of any era or medium) is truly the greatest of them all?