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So what if the Flash now has a black girlfriend?
So what if the Flash now has a black girlfriend?

Like a lot of baby boomers who grew up reading DC comics, I watched the premiere of “The Flash,” a re-reimagining of the “Silver Age” version of the Fastest Man Alive. Tuesday’s episode on the CW network aligned at several points with the 1956 origin story in the comics: Barry Allen, a police scientist in Central City, is struck by lightning, realizes he has super-speed, dons a skin-tight red outfit and takes on bad guys. But there were points of difference: Barry (played by the baby-faced Grant Gustin) is dark-haired, not blond, and instead of fighting crime as a loner he has a support staff at a laboratory. But perhaps the difference that would most surprise...

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