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There Are Some Subtle Changes With Harley Quinn's Tattoos In "The Suicide Squad" That You Might Have Missed

So much better, good lord.

🚨 Some super-mild spoilers for "The Suicide Squad" ahead. 🚨 

Hello, puddin'! If you've been keeping up with DC movies, then you may have noticed that there are quite a few changes with Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn appearance.

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For one, there was the difference in outfits between Suicide Squad and Birds of Prey — the latter of which Margot herself called, "Definitely less male gaze–y."

In Suicide Squad, Harley wore a shirt that says Daddy's Lil Monster and short shorts
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No offense to anyone, but the idea of wearing the original pants — even just around the house, let alone to battle — makes me nervous. 

Now, with the release of The Suicide Squad, there have been even more changes made — including her tattoos.

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In the original Suicide Squad, you can see that Harley has a back tattoo that reads, "Property of Joker."

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This matched her "Property of Joker" jacket in the movie, which...subtle.

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However, in The Suicide Squad*, the tattoo has been updated to read, "Property of no one."

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*Ah, sweet, confusingly similar names. 

Of course, this is likely a reference to Harley's character arc throughout Birds of Prey.

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Harley's jacket has also received an update — now reading, "Live Fast, Die Clown."

Plus, the "Property of Joker" tattoo isn't the only one of Harley's to have changed — her "rotten" tat isn't there anymore.

Rotten was tatted just above Harley's right jaw line
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As for why it's gone, director James Gunn simply said, "Margot didn't like it and found out I also didn't like it so we decided just to remove it."

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Furthermore, the original booty shorts have been scrapped in favor of a more comic book–inspired look — apparently because the originals weren't exactly "practical for war."

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Have you seen The Suicide Squad yet? LMK your thoughts in the comments!

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