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Meet the Sparkles by PluckyNinja Meet the Sparkles by PluckyNinja
I figured I'd drop in a little bit of satirical commentary on "Equestria Girls" while it's relevant (that is, before more information comes out and potentially renders the joke here pointless). For those not in the know, "Brad" is the fanon name of the presently unnamed male human character in Equestria Girls who many presume to be the show's token love interest for Twilight Sparkle. He supposedly has the same voice actor as Shining Armor, and the design on his shirt is a shield similar to Shining Armor's cutiemark.

I'd like to think that the writers did this because they are channeling some Sigmund Freud, and some blatant freudian overtones played for comedy would instantly make EQG a lot more bearable. =P

:iconfrank1605: Has a Spanish translation on their page:

AND YES I KNOW HE'S REALLY A ROYAL GUARD NAMED FLASH SENTRY AND HE'S A PEGASUS. Just thought I'd get that out there before the inevitable avalanche of "corrective" comments floods in. Fortunately I haven't really gotten any yet, so we're off to a good start. ;)
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:iconlordbyriis:
LordByriis Featured By Owner 1 hour ago  Hobbyist General Artist
"I want you to give a warm pony welcome to my boyfriend-" Flash Sentry?! :D
"Brad!" Tf? O_o
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:iconmsxmaryx:
MsXMaryX Featured By Owner 11 hours ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
so beautiful comic about my little pony:)
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:icondn1jell:
Dn1Jell Featured By Owner 23 hours ago  New Deviant
Nicely done! =P
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:icondn1jell:
Dn1Jell Featured By Owner 23 hours ago  New Deviant
Nicely done! =P
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:iconpinkiethepowerpuff:
PinkieThePowerpuff Featured By Owner 2 days ago  New Deviant Student Artist
Wth?! Why does "Brad" look EXACTLY like Flash Century in steps he's a Unicorn?! :?
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:iconangelcupcakez:
angelcupcakez Featured By Owner 2 days ago  New Deviant Student Artist
lol
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:icongodofthechallenge:
GodoftheChallenge Featured By Owner 4 days ago
It's gonna be one of those relationships, isn't it?
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:iconawesomedog10112:
Awesomedog10112 Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Student Digital Artist
reminds me of FIW
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:icontimgonemad:
TimGoneMad Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Quick, Cadance! Do that love spell on your husband! And work one on Flash Sentry to get him back into Twilight!
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:icontheflamescompany:
TheFlamesCompany Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Please explain?
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:iconlightningglaire:
lightningglaire Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2015
They are so similar it indicates something is wrong with Twilight's brain(incest)
the original comment belongs to : :iconastrall99:
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:iconsparklekitties:
SparkleKitties Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2015
i dont get it at all.
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:iconlightningglaire:
They are so similar it indicates something is wrong with Twilight's brain(incest)
the original comment belongs to : :iconastrall99:
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:iconhighrollerhydra:
HighRollerHydra Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Cadance...say hello to your brother-in-law.
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:iconwilnet1tractor:
wilnet1tractor Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2015
Too funny.
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:iconhelgaomgx:
HelgaOmgx Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2015  New Deviant Student Artist
lol I don't get it xD
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:iconastrall99:
Astrall99 Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
They are so similar it indicates something is wrong with Twilight's brain(incest)
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:iconhelgaomgx:
HelgaOmgx Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2015  New Deviant Student Artist
O_O like.. when you- nevermind.. I get it now though!! I wish I didn't.. 
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:iconastrall99:
Astrall99 Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Me too.....Me too........
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:iconhelgaomgx:
HelgaOmgx Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2015  New Deviant Student Artist
OMG 
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:iconrightfield:
Rightfield Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2015  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Unabashedly similar characters FTW
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:iconrainbowdashsonicfan:
rainbowdashsonicfan Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
OMFG What are corn dogs though?
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:iconninjakrista:
ninjakrista Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2015  New Deviant
patrick gasp 
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:iconrainbowdashsonicfan:
rainbowdashsonicfan Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
What? Ice: Miko, you have issuses. I don't like them, but at least I KNOW what they are. me: Then what are they? Ice: Sorta hard to explain.
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:iconcolorsplash1234:
Colorsplash1234 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2015  Professional Artisan Crafter
brad is a pegusus
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:iconcalliepon3:
CalliePon3 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
Lolz, What the fudge!? :)
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:icondragonbreath79:
DragonBreath79 Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2015
Corn Dogs? In a world where they're vegan!?
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:iconfiriel-archer:
Firiel-Archer Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2015
There are ways around that. The point is to have a salty, savory stick of something in a fried cornbread coating - and there are probably vegetable-based salty, savory sticks of something which can be made if you're trying hard enough. Although we don't see a lot of savory creations on the show - there seems to be more of a focus on sweets for some reason.
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:icondragonbreath79:
DragonBreath79 Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2015
What's this The Fresh prince of bel air! London edition Fancy mode!
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:iconfiriel-archer:
Firiel-Archer Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2015
Nah, just a chick who thinks it's fun to overthink things. ^_^
Although honestly, if you think a world of vegetarians wouldn't find a way to dig as much flavor out of their veg as we do out of meat, I think you've got another thing coming. ;) And on top of that, Twilight and her family are kinda high-class, since she grew up as the ruler's protege and her brother is now prince-consort...
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PrettyUnicorn32 Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i dont understand how cadence thinks he's creepy?
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:iconecliptorcalrissian:
EcliptorCalrissian Featured By Owner May 5, 2015
Twi's beloved is so much like Shiny it hints that Twi is a little too fond of her BBBFF. That's something a lot of people thought on seeing Flash's design - a blue-haired royal guard with a shield cutie mark. As the description says, it was thought at the time that he'd even have Shining Armor's VA.
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PrettyUnicorn32 Featured By Owner May 7, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the info. This comic is hilarious! Lol I finally understand
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:icontilldeathoftime:
TillDeathofTime Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
is

is this a new ship
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:iconartemisthepegasus:
ArtemisThePegasus Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I SHIP IT! DEPLOY THE LIFE RAFT!


Sail Away 
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:iconam-i-fluffy-pony:
am-i-fluffy-pony Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
to all ponies out there he is not flash!!! DID U EVEN SEE IT SAY BRAD???!!! LISTEN PONIES!!!!! :icontwilightsparkleplz:
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:iconmelodysweettunes:
MelodySweetTunes Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2015
Actually I'm pretty certain that ponies name is flash because I think bronies just call him hard for some weird reason...
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:iconam-i-fluffy-pony:
am-i-fluffy-pony Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
XD okay ty
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:iconwhistle-trill:
Whistle-Trill Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2015  Student Digital Artist
PluckyNinja, Bra....Flash is a pegasus
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:iconprincessbanana123:
princessbanana123 Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2015
xD brad<3
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:iconarancaytar:
Arancaytar Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2014
"They're not biologically related, so this isn't weird at all." -FiW
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:iconsamykhadre:
samykhadre Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2014
Euh...Flash isn't a Pegasus, no?
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:iconlstheninjakitten:
LSTheNinjaKitten Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014  Hobbyist Filmographer
WAT Corn dogs have meat in them... is Shining Armour an omnivore??? Shame on you, Shining! *Wacks with newspaper*
Shining Armour: But they're so good! D:
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Katiecat26 Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2014  Student
XD lol I guess instead of meat they have carrots
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:iconlstheninjakitten:
LSTheNinjaKitten Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2014  Hobbyist Filmographer
Or maybe when they say corn-dogs they actually are made out of corn. o___U___o
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:iconkatiecat26:
Katiecat26 Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2014  Student
0-0 you may be right
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:iconlstheninjakitten:
LSTheNinjaKitten Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2014  Hobbyist Filmographer
o0o
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:iconinvader-blaze:
Invader-Blaze Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2014
They have hayburgers, why would corn dogs be any different?
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:iconschwarzerritter:
SchwarzerRitter Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014
Pony world corn dogs have as much meat in them as human world corn dogs have dog in them.

...I hope.
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:iconmlp4ever-yay:
Mlp4ever-yay Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
He is Pegasus.
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