24 Reasons Jubilee Is The Most Underrated Member Of The X-Men

Because baby she’s a firework. So, deal with it.

Jubilee has always been my favorite mutant teen. She’s actually a lot more badass than you think. Feel free to press play on this song as you read…

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1. She ran away from an orphanage and hid out at the mall before being found by the X-Men…

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2. …and then got to ACTUALLY BE PART OF THE X-MEN at a time when no other kids did.

3. Have you ever been NEAR a firework? They’re much more dangerous than Katy Perry suggests.

4. She has ZERO time for your bullshit.

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5. Her 90s fashion was ALWAYS on point. #NancyDownsRealness

6. NO REPRESSSED EMOTIONS HERE!

7. If it weren’t for her, I would’ve never tried to manifest my own mutant powers by sticking out my hands and…trying.

8. She’s the only member of the X-Men who’s smart enough to know you need sunglasses in space. #YOLO

9. She doesn’t give a single fuck what the other X-Men think of her.

10. She’s not intimidated by your sexist and racist bullshit.

11. She got to MAKEOUT with my childhood comic book crush, Robin.

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12. She’s always a team player, especially if the team is a girl gang.

13. She basically invented the DEAL WITH IT meme.

14. AWARENESS IS KEY. And Jubilee is self-aware as shit.

 

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15. ARE YOU GUYS GONNA QUESTION THE COMPANY WOLVERINE KEEPS!?

16. LOOK AT THEM KICKING ASS AND TAKING NAMES! #Blessed

17. THOSE GYMNASTIC SKILLS THOUGH.

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18. She doesn’t let assholes like Sabretooth push her around.

19. She’s a FOUNDING LADY of the best 90s X-Men team…

20. …that lead to one of the weirdest TV movies that may or may not still be on a VHS tape somewhere at my mom and dad’s house.

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21. SHE DIDN’T GIVE UP ON FIGHTING CRIME JUST BECAUSE SHE LOST HER POWERS!

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22. She knows the importance of a snack break.

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23. LOOK HOW CUTE SHE IS WITH KIDS!

24. And most importantly: She has NO trouble being herself.

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