How old...

#1 Posted by thatlad (584 posts) - - Show Bio

...is Laura? Also given Logan's centuries old due to healing factor and Daken's 80ish....do you think we'll see Marvel stick to continuity and let the people around her age while she stays a kid? 
(although we know Greg Land will always draw her as mid 20's porn star just like he does Hope)

#2 Posted by fbdarkangel (4819 posts) - - Show Bio

16-17

#3 Posted by Edamame (28360 posts) - - Show Bio
@fbdarkangel said:
" 16-17 "
Wow.
#4 Posted by Cacubriva (8 posts) - - Show Bio

In the Pixie mini, one of the monsters taunted her with a "How long have you been 17?" or something similar. 17 at least for me. 

#5 Posted by DH69 (4193 posts) - - Show Bio

can marvel get away with actually saying her age considering her past as a hooker would be considered underaged prostitution. lol i thought churchy groups woulda been all over that

#6 Posted by Cacubriva (8 posts) - - Show Bio

Considering that the mini was a few years ago, and none was the wiser, you could say that they already got away...

#7 Posted by Gawdzilla (375 posts) - - Show Bio

She's at least two years older than she was when NXM started. Because Hope was born 1 year after M-Day and Hope came back one year after Cable left with her as a baby. Domino said she was 16 in X-Force 20 so ether 16 or17

#8 Posted by Mantaray (20 posts) - - Show Bio
@thatlad:
Wanna know what's strange? Is that in X-Force / Cable: Messiah Wars, Laura is walking with a young Hope. She 's obviously got a few years on Hope. But now, they're drawing Hope older all of a sudden, like in the last Uncanny X-Men #526, (or is it X-Men Legacy #238 ? Read them both together earlier today) and they're drawing Laura in the new solo covers like a 15 year old! So I guess it's like they've both become the same age all of a sudden. Hmmm. I can understand Laura having slow growth biology, but reverse? Ha, whatever. We still love it. Just one of those things...
#9 Posted by HopesummersFORtheFUTURE (4106 posts) - - Show Bio

@dh69 said:

can marvel get away with actually saying her age considering her past as a hooker would be considered underaged prostitution. lol i thought churchy groups woulda been all over that

Shes was an underage prostitute??? But shes been 16-17 for awhile now......i dont know -.-

#10 Edited by JetiiMitra (8870 posts) - - Show Bio

Legal? In some states at least.

#11 Edited by akbogert (3227 posts) - - Show Bio

@dh69 said:

can marvel get away with actually saying her age considering her past as a hooker would be considered underaged prostitution. lol i thought churchy groups woulda been all over that

Shes was an underage prostitute??? But shes been 16-17 for awhile now......i dont know -.-

She was absolutely a child prostitute in NYX: Wannabe #1 - NYX: Wannabe. Went from being used by one group of terrible manipulative people to being used by another.

As for now? Even though this thread is years old, it's hard to say whether she's officially made it into "legal" territory.

#12 Edited by HopesummersFORtheFUTURE (4106 posts) - - Show Bio

@akbogert:

Anyways she now looks 16-17 but on the inside she is alot older......i think and now shes going to kiss teen cyclops, who think shes the same age as him but is probably older.....lol

#13 Posted by OldManJoe (90 posts) - - Show Bio

If she's not 18 by now, then she must be damn close to it. And if she is 18, and Young Cyclops is 15, then she may find some laws working against her. And I know that in real life this would be no laughing matter, but I still find this whole thing funny as hell.

#14 Edited by DeviousBastard (136 posts) - - Show Bio

@oldmanjoe: IIRC, Bobby is 16 and the youngest X-men. So she should be in the clear.

#15 Posted by x_29 (2274 posts) - - Show Bio

19 years old.

#16 Posted by DeviousBastard (136 posts) - - Show Bio

@x_29: Where is that stated?

#17 Posted by Crimsonlord53 (1359 posts) - - Show Bio

Ha I want to see wolverine take her out to the bars once she's legal then maybe well see a "father" daughter moment (or to my thinking older brother little sister).

IIRC she was 14 when she arrived at the mansion so she should be about 17/18 ish.

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