Emma Frost, like 95% of female comic book and video game characters, could really use a pair of pants. Spend a whole bunch of time outdoors? On all sorts of not very clean transit, with explosions right and left? That outfit is just begging for an unfortunate incident with some gravel.Whatever shock value advantage that wandering about fighting in underwear granted is long gone- there will always be a nakeder mutant. If your costume has less fabric than Britney's tour costume? You are doing it wrong. SUPER NERD FACTS: Up through the mid 90's, Lila Cheney, the only actual mutant rock star, wore vastly more clothing than many of the other female mutants. Easily three times as much as Emma.She made up for this by dating a underage (or barely legal) Sam Guthrie. Dazzler, the disco star who could turn sound into light, also wore a fairly practical outfit with pants during her time with the X-Men or when solo. Yet Psylocke the action ninja with ridiculously large breasts? A tiny bathing suit and no bra.Because nothing says "I'm a ninja" like bouncing breasts.
The US is particularly miserable at putting aside money for the future. Should we blame our paychecks or our psychology?