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Subj: Re: Black Mask question
Posted: Mon Dec 03, 2007 at 06:24:30 pm EST
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Posted: Mon Dec 03, 2007 at 02:49:51 pm EST

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> I know Black Mask is a powerful figure in Gotham's criminal underworld,

Was, he's been dead for quite a long time now. Catwoman shot him dead.

>but does he have some sort of legitimate business front?

Yes, he had. As Roman Sionis (his real name) he was chairman of his father's company (the source of his family's wealth); Janus Cosmetics.

> > I know Black Mask is a powerful figure in Gotham's criminal underworld,
>
> Was, he's been dead for quite a long time now. Catwoman shot him dead.


A perfectly good villain, wasted. That era of Batman was filled with bizarre editorial decisions.