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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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:iconilovegreendeathsalot:
ILoveGreenDeathsALot Featured By Owner 4 days ago
why is he a unicorn? 
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MightyMorphinPower4 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2016
hahaha very funy one
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MWolfL Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2015
Nice to see some fanwork that ships Twilight with the human Flash Sentry instead of the pony one (even if he's called Brad and a unicorn here).

I mean I don't mind if she ends up with the pony one, but I prefer the human one since he really cared about her and it was hinted that the human versions of the characters are slightly different from the pony versions despite their similarities. For one thing pony Rainbow Dash wants to join the Wonderbolts, a team of elite flyers, but humans can't fly so I doubt human Rainbow Dash has the same dream. I see her as aiming towards becoming a sport star, like performing in the Olympics, instead.

Oh, and what won me over to the idea of human Flash Sentry ending up with Twilight? When he danced with Twilight in her style at the end of the film despite other people being weirded out by it. ^^
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:iconseaswirl82:
SeaSwirl82 Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2015  Student Artist
on youtube, i saw two videos with people reacting to Equestria Girls, when they first saw Flash Sentry in the Human World, they said "Oh, its Brad." 

WHO IN THE WORLD IS BRAD?

SOMEONE please TELL ME!
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:icon9brony:
9brony Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
flash sentry is brad tha fandom calls him like that
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:iconseaswirl82:
SeaSwirl82 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2016  Student Artist
ok
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:iconlyraheartstring2004:
 I love this!
Huggle! Hug thanks for making this
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:iconmisty-doodle:
Misty-Doodle Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
OH... MY GAWD THAT WAS SO DANG HILARIOUS!!!!!!
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:iconilovsticcitoby:
ILovsTicciToby Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2015  Student Artist
my face is so like Cadance in this...
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:iconrainbowdashiemlpfan:
RainbowDashieMLPFan Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  Student Digital Artist
LOL
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:iconchicailovefoxy:
chicailovefoxy Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Student General Artist
Clapping Pony Icon - Season Four Twilight 
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:icondragonwolf505:
Dragonwolf505 Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
AHAHAHAHAHAha... This is very creepy
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:icongirlyunicorn101:
GirlyUnicorn101 Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
"Do you like corndogs?" XDDD MLP Emote Shining Armor Crying 
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:iconfireruby1370:
FireRuby1370 Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2015
That's sooooo funny!!!!!hahahahahahahhahah!!! 
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:icongalaxygal-11:
GalaxyGal-11 Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2015  Student General Artist
the Brad thing, I just really refer to them as Flash 1(pony) and Flah 2(human) although I don't know which to ship Twi with because as a pony she blushed but she went to what was kind of like the prom in the human world.
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:iconlyricaldownygazebo:
lyricaldownygazebo Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2015
omg
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:iconpowerzzz21:
powerzzz21 Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Hehe.
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:iconazurilla12:
Azurilla12 Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2015  Student General Artist
Great job!
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:iconlordbyriis:
LordByriis Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2015  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 Aug 2, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
so beautiful comic about my little pony:)
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:icondn1jell:
Dn1Jell Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2015
Nicely done! =P
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:icondn1jell:
Dn1Jell Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2015
Nicely done! =P
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:iconpinkiethepowerpuff:
PinkieThePowerpuff Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015  Student Artist
Wth?! Why does "Brad" look EXACTLY like Flash Century in steps he's a Unicorn?! :?
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:iconominousedge:
OminousEdge Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2015
Comic was made, I believe, before we saw anything of Flash Sentry as a pony. We only saw previews of his human form, never his pony one
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:iconpinkiethepowerpuff:
PinkieThePowerpuff Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2015  Student Artist
Oh okay, XD.
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:iconangelcupcakez:
angelcupcakez Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015  Student Artist
lol
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:icongodofthechallenge:
GodoftheChallenge Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2015
It's gonna be one of those relationships, isn't it?
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:iconawesomedog10112:
Awesomedog10112 Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2015  Student Digital Artist
reminds me of FIW
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:icontimgonemad:
TimGoneMad Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2015  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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:iconxcrystal-w0lfx:
XCrystal-W0lfX 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  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  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  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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:iconmiko-the-fox:
Miko-The-Fox 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  Hobbyist General Artist
patrick gasp 
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:iconmiko-the-fox:
Miko-The-Fox 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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:iconelsa-does-minecraft:
Elsa-Does-Minecraft Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2015
Yea but this was made before we saw the pony Brad, so that is why he is a unicorn not a Pegasus
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:iconcalliepon3:
CalliePon3 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2015  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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