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|Waffles are part of a conspiracy to take over the world.||None|| + Waffles appear in quite a number of places.|
+ Ads for waffles, waffle makers, and restaurants known for waffles have even been known to appear on this very page. See for yourself. Coincidence?
• Kaito is opposed to them, and is also, possibly, opposed to Linderman's actions. Perhaps he said he would not like waffles because he knows that Linderman is somehow using them to influence the population.
+ The deadly biological weapon Northrax smells like maple syrup.
- Some people like pancakes so waffles have to get rid of pancakes first.
|Waffles augment evolved humans' powers.||Both Hiro and Claire eat waffles before using their power. (Hiros, Collision)|| + This might also explain why Charlie works at Burnt Toast Diner - she can get free waffles to strengthen her enhanced memory.|
+ Nearly all manifestations, whether in present-time or hundreds of years ago, occurred right after an eclipse. And what shape is an eclipse... WAFFLE-shaped!
|Waffles are tasty.||None|| + Hiro admits having eaten waffles, and likes them. His father has admitted to not eating waffles, and doesn't like them.|
+ Everyone loves waffles.
|Muffins suppress the augmentative effect of waffles.||When Claire was removing freshly baked muffins from the oven in Better Halves, her power was weakened enough for her to feel pain.|| + Muffin backing within the Bennet household is likely part of Mr. Bennet's plan to conceal Claire from the Company.|
- When West and Claire discuss their abilities, Claire says she still feels pain.
|Donuts are more powerful than waffles.||After Matt Parkman ate a dozen donuts, his power begins to manifest.|| + The immediate apprehension of Eden shows the Company's concern over donut consumption.|
- Donuts work for Matt, because he was a cop %D
|The reason we never see Hiro's waffles is that he is wholly unimpressed by them and is convinced that there must be truly incredible waffles out there. His search will lead him to Belgium ca. WWII where he will become the inspiration for the Flemish comic book character, Nero.||None|| • Everybody knows the best waffles are in Belgium, not America.|
- Hiro's favorite is American-style chicken and waffles.
|Waffles allow one to achieve a euphoria sensation.||None|| + Hiro admits having eaten waffles and enjoys them.|
• A possible reason Isaac was able to stay clean of heroin was because he used waffles as a substitute.
|Eden persuaded Hiro and Claire to like waffles.||None|| • Hiro's dad and Sylar could have been persuaded to not like waffles.|
• This may be why most people like waffles.
|Tim Kring owns stock in the Waffle House chain.||None|| • Or maybe Mr. Muggles owns stock...|
|An important plot twist will occur on International Waffle Day.||None|| • International Waffle Day falls on March 25.|
|Waffles have the same power as Eden and want people to eat them so they can manipulate people's minds.||None|| + Hiro could have lost his powers struggling in a battle against waffles rather than losing them by causing a rift or not believing in himself.|
- Waffles don't evolve.
+ There is no evidence pointing in the opposite direction.
|Noah ran home because he smelled waffles.||None|| + Waffles are tasty. Mmmmmmm...|
|The smell of waffles can alert people as to the location of evolved humans.||None.|| + Sylar was able to locate and execute Charlie after Hiro ordered waffles. (Seven Minutes to Midnight)|
+ Hiro's excess waffle consumption lead to his father locating him and attempting to stop his journey to save the world. (The Fix)
|Characters on Heroes who don't eat waffles are bad guys.||None|| - Mr. Muggles likes eating waffles.|
- Sylar probably cannot resist the temptation of waffles, and he is most certainly a bad guy.
- Waffles are not important to the show so it wouldn't matter whether or not someone ate waffles.
- Samuel eats waffles.
|Waffles have the power of being omnipotent.||None|| + Waffles can never be defeated. |
|The formula is a recipe for power inducing waffles.||None|| + Since waffles are so tasty, administering the formula this way would be easy.|
+ No one would suspect anything.
|Future Waffles survived the explosion at Costa Verde.||None|| + Waffles are only vulnerable to being eaten. A mere nuclear explosion would not harm waffles.|
- Since so many people died in the explosion, Future Waffles must have been Future Chilaquiles in disguise.
|Waffles are in fact completely inanimate foodstuffs which, apart from often being eaten and referenced to as being yummy, have next to no storyline significance and do not "control all".||Waffles do not seem to object to being destroyed (eaten) nor do they talk or control anyone.|| + Waffles are not alive.|
- Waffles may have a modified version of invisibility that hides who they are controlling.
|Waffles are constantly at odds with peach pie, and they are nemeses.||None|| + Sylar is shown to love peach pie. This may make waffles jealous.|
+ Peach waffles (waffles with peach topping) might bring about another dark future.
|Arthur Petrelli will absorb the tastiness of waffles. Consequently, Mr. Muggles will eat Arthur, thus vanquishing him once and for all.||None|| + Mr. Muggles loves waffles.|
- Waffles are immune to Arthur Petrelli's powers.
• Sylar killed Arthur. This is unlikely to change the attitudes of Waffles and Mr. Muggles re: Sylar. There will be a reckoning.
|Waffles will help Hiro regain his lost memory.||None|| + Hiro quickly recalled his space-time manipulation powers after eating waffles.|
+ Hiro's mother healed his memory after Hiro served her waffles.
|A waffle was Noah's biological father.||None|| + It would explain why Noah's family loves waffles so much.|
- Noah has not exhibited the vast powers one would expect from the progeny of Waffles.
|The empty case in the vault contained invisible waffles.||None|| + Normal waffles are already powerful. Imagine what would happen if invisible waffles started spreading. The Company would surely want to stop that happening.|
|Sylar has the hunger because he was betrayed by waffles.||None|| - Waffles would have nothing to do with Sylar in the first place, and could annihilate him with a mere thought.|
|The writers were tired of pancakes being the only cooked food for breakfast on television.||None.|| + Pancakes are not seen in Heroes.|
|Mr. Redwaffles is the ultimate in irrelevant theories||None|| + It is a mix between everything irrelevantly linked to Heroes.|
|Waffles attract people who have abilities.||None|| + West came to Claire's House when Sandra made waffles.|
+ Many, if not all, carnival workers have abilities, and they eat waffles for breakfast.
|Sylar became evil because his mother never made waffles for him.||None|| • She was probably too busy messing around with her stupid snow globes to learn proper waffle-making technique.|
|The catalyst is merely the "essence of waffle", built up by eating tens of thousands of waffles.||None||
+ The catalyst is the same color as a waffle.
+ Adam Monroe/Takezo Kensei only showed his powers after meeting Hiro, whose love of waffles is most likely unequaled.
|Waffles is Niki and Tracy's sister Barbara.||None|| + The likeness to Ali Larter is uncanny.|
- Waffles have no gender.
+ They are all blonde.
|Sylar has a deep craving for waffles, but he doesn't know how to express it. So he kills people instead.||Sylar has never been seen eating a waffle.||
+ When Sylar eats a waffle, the hunger will be satisfied.
|Danko is cranky and hates people with abilities because he hasn't experienced the taste of waffles.||Danko is never seen eating waffles.||
• Maybe if Danko eats waffles, he will stop hunting people with abilities.
|Waffles could have saved Daphne's life.||
+ Waffles are very nutritious.
|If ability supercharging were to be used on waffles, world hunger could be ended.||None||
|A giant waffle will cause an eclipse, taking away everyone's abilities until they please it with a sacrifice.||None||
+ This seems totally logical.
|Sylar won't be able to conceive Noah Gray until he gets to love waffles.||None|| + Future Gabriel loved waffles and fed his son with them.|
|Waffles can cure Shanti virus.||None|| + It's so simple that nobody figured it out in the outbreak future. That's why the mankind almost became extinct.|
+ Angela was alive in the outbreak future. Because of her ability she might have found the way to survive.
|Waffles are the reason Charlie couldn't be saved.||None|| + She works at a place that serves waffles. If waffles wanted to save her, she would have been saved.|
- Waffles are benevolent.
• If Hiro couldn't save her, it is because a greater force (
|Waffles returned Tracy to life and gave her a new ability.||None|| + Freezing isn't related to manipulating water, so water mimicry is Tracy's new power she couldn't manifest naturally.|
+ Waffles can indeed revive dead.
- Only Mr. Muggles can revive the dead.
|Waffles can resurrect Nathan.||None|| + If they revived Tracy, they can revive Nathan.|
|Should waffles team up with Mr. Muggles, they would be nigh unstoppable.||Neither Waffles nor Muggles have been shown to lose a fight onscreen.||• Both are already unstoppable.|
|Heroes has subliminal messages about waffles so the writers can make money from their stake in Waffle House.||None|| + All the waffles popping up.|
- Waffles are controlling the writers, not vice-versa.
|Alice Shaw is so childish and angry because she never ate waffles while in hiding.||None|| + Everyone knows that waffles make children strong and clever. Alice is neither.|
|The future waffles Noah Gray ate were actually chilaquiles in disguise.||None|| + There's no other explanation why Noah died despite eating waffles.|
+ Chilaquiles are a death omen.
+ Chilaquiles may have acquired the power of illusion generation.
|Waffles were created hundreds of years ago by people with abilities to help evolution emerge.||None|| + Waffles are seen around people as their powers emerge.|
|The Sullivan Bros. Carnival will lure the other Heroes with waffles.||None||
+ Waffles are tasty.
+ One of the carnies apparently has the ability to make blueberry waffles.
|Mrs. Comey has the power of wafflekinesis.||+ She is able to make waffles with her hands.|
|Waffles don't work for Samuel.||None|| + He, a villain, eats them.|
+ Waffles aren't enough to make him all-powerful, he lures evolved humans into his carnival.
|The Carnival no longer serves waffles because Samuel fears their power.||+ The carnies served pancakes for breakfast while Claire was staying with them.|
+ Samuel was afraid that waffles would thwart his plans and reveal his true nature to the world.
|See Also: 9 • Red • Time travel • Waffles|