The most important costume in HBO’s Watchmen

I want you to think about what youre wearing The uniform a man wears changes him. Make sure yours changes you for the better. Watchmens sixth episode begins with a solemn celebration of the NYPD uniform, as a young Will Reeves (Jovan Adepo) joins their ranks in 1938. Hell soon learn that the uniform isnt necessarily a badge of honor, but the message sticks: The clothes you wear can shape your actions. The original Hooded Justice was a pastiche of early superhero comics, which in turn drew heavily from masked vigilante stories like Zorro, and from the aesthetic of circus strongmen. Heavily implied to be white and conservative, Hooded Justice was a relic of a pre-spandex era. With a black …