Years ago, there was a fascinating study that suggested the concept of "genetic sexual attraction" exists. What that means is that you are inherently attracted to people who remind you of yourself. There have been a number of instances where siblings separated at birth run into each other years later and find themselves highly attracted to this mystery person who was actually their sibling. The same effect happens for parents and children if they were separated at birth and meet each other years later. These people find themselves sexually attracted to this other person, primarily because of the genetic similarities.
THIS Is The Problem We Have With Female Superheroes
10 Best Female Superheroes - Feminist Ranking of Female Superheroes
It may not surprise you to learn that essentially all of the original superheroines dreamt up during the '40s and '50s—including characters that would later become icons like Wonder Woman and Supergirl—were created by male writers and artists for a primarily male audience. And as with all art, since comics are a reflection of the time in which they are made, this occasionally led to some not-so-flattering portrayals. In the '60s and '70s, though, thanks to second-wave feminism, we began to see some improvements to women's representation on the page. There was Marvel Girl's transformation into Phoenix from the weakest to the strongest member of the X-Men and founding Avengers member Wasp's sudden intellectual prowess. And despite the overwhelming lack of female creators and a perceived disinterest in comics from female readers, over time we've seen all kinds of inspiring female superheroes grace our comics, from disco queen Dazzler to former Wakandan Queen Storm.
A Feminist Ranking of Female Superheroes
But it gets worse. Here are 10 superheroes who are physically unable to have sex. This one is somewhat dependent on circumstances.
Skip navigation! Story from Pop Culture. When most little girls wanted to be Disney princesses, I wanted to be a different kind of princess. I wanted to be Wonder Woman.