The Religious Affiliation of Comic Book Character
of La Regie
From: "Matzohgirl" webpage in "Angloman Headquarters: Heroes and Villains Guide" section of Northguard website (http://www.northguard.com/angloman/matzoh.html; viewed 4 July 2007):
Alter Ego: Monika Rubystein.
Occupation: High school student, defender of Cote Saint Luc.
Marital Status: Single.
Group Affiliations: United Synagogue Youth. La regie des superheros et pouvoirs surhumains (often called simply, "la regie." Also registered with The Superhuman Resources Directorate of Agriculture Canada.
Powers and Abilities: When young Jessika Rubystein shouts the magic words "Matzoh POWER!!!" she transforms into Matzohgirl, teenage superpowered defender of the Montreal suburb of Cote Saint Luc. Her weapons include her Matzoh Sceptre, her Matzoh Staff and her fiery temper.
From: "Jewish Comics Exhibit Notes" webpage, last updated 5 December 2004 (http://www.geocities.com/hadassahfink/comicexhnotes.htm; viewed 4 July 2007):
Angloman 2 : Money, Ethnics, Superheroes
Contains a story featuring Matzoh Girl, one of the the few Canadian-Jewish superheroines (and the first superheroine with matzoh powers). Her unusual battle cry is "By the power of unleavened bread".
Webpage created 4 July 2007. Last modified 4 July 2007.
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