So, the Tharks grab John Carter and take him into town, after which they demand that he demonstrate his physical prowess; y'know, faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. The science here is admittedly dubious, but scientific accuracy was hardly the point of pulp fiction.
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