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Marvin the Martian’s Helmet

Because Marvin hails from the planet Mars, his creators decided to base his look on the Roman god of war, also named Mars, who wore a helmet embellished with a strip of feathers or hair, in the style of the time. Marvin’s helmet tuft more closely resembles a broom, but then again, he is an alien with no discernible mouth.

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