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Jay's Chatterbox: Wanda in Doctor Strange (Spoilers)

Hello my fiendish friends! Welcome to another segment of me spouting my opinion! This one is a little past due but it's something I wanted to talk about since seeing the new Doctor Strange. This will contain spoilers for anyone who didn't see it, so please keep that in mind.

Seriously. Spoilers. You've been warned.

And, with that being said... I want to talk about Wanda.

I'm not going to say she is the only one who's been through some things. But Wanda? She's been dragged through the darkest parts of the MCU. From nearly dying in an attack sponsered by Stark Industries, to losing her brother, to losing her husband, to losing her kids, to losing her mind... I mean, girl needs years of therapy and the biggest hug.

So, it should have come to no surprise when she entered the fray of this film that she was the bad guy. And this could become a huge missed opportunity when it comes to Marvel. Let me break it down for you.

If the movie is to be believed, Wanda took down the ruins of her temple and died within the rubble. Is this true? No, of course not. I refuse to believe this goddess, who decimated the Illuminati, would be taken out by some falling rocks. But, the characters in the story all believe