Questioning the Snap: How Thanos caused an extinction-level event and ruined yogurt

Pim Razenberg on the unconsidered consequences of Thanos’ finger snap…

Warning: If you have not seen Avengers: Infinity War and want to avoid spoilers, do not read the following article.

Intelligent, calculated and truly righteous in his own beliefs, Thanos snapped his fingers at the end of Avengers: Infinity War, disintegrating half of all life across the universe. Josh Brolin’s Mad Titan shocked audiences around the world as fan-favourite characters such as T’Challa, Groot and Spider-Man turned to dust. During the movie’s post-credit scene we saw the effects of the snap taking out half of the population of New York City, which including the disappearance of agents Maria Hill and Nick Fury.

On the surface it seemed Thanos delivered exactly what he had promised: he decreased the universe’s population by 50%, bringing balance to the cosmos. The absence of detail in this life-changing plan, however, complicates things quite a bit.

Read the full article on Flickering Myth


Geef een reactie

Het e-mailadres wordt niet gepubliceerd. Vereiste velden zijn gemarkeerd met *