Whataburger vs. Wonder Woman: Dawn of Logo Theft

September 19, 2016

The burger chain isn’t happy with the superhero’s new symbol

In perhaps the most unlikely superhero/villain rivalry of all time, Wonder Woman is going toe-to-toe with Texas-based burger chain Whataburger. In this case, the conflict has nothing to do with fighting crime or saving citizens from imminent disaster. Instead, the two are duking it out over trademark infringement.

The Houston Chronicle reports the San Antonio-based burger chain and DC Comics are “currently involved in what the chain terms as a ‘friendly trademark discussion’” regarding Wonder Woman’s recently redesigned “W” logo.

Whataburger’s been using its signature orange “Flying W” logo to