Why? Birds of Prey #109. Out today. Check the third panel from the top.
For those of you who don't like big images, let me quote the offending text.
Barbara Gordon: "It's my business to know that stuff, Dinah. He fathered Connor with that ninja woman, for starters."
Dinah Lance: "Shado shot him and drugged him. Ever wonder how he felt about being raped?"
I shouldn't have to explain this to anyone at DC Comics besides Judd Winick, but here it goes...
SHADO IS NOT CONNOR HAWKE'S MOTHER!
This isn't hard, people. Even Wikipedia managed to get this one right!
I mean, even ignoring that we saw Connor and Shado's son together during the recent Dragon's Blood mini-series that just came out a scant few months ago...
DUDE! That's your mom! Apparently...
And to think... I was going to write a full, in-depth defense of Black Canary #4 before I picked up my comics tonight...
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