Was Crocodile stronger at Marineford? Or was he holding back in Alabasta?

 During the Alabasta arc, Crocodile displayed a level of power that was initially considered overwhelming by the Straw Hat Pirates. He possessed the Logia-type Devil Fruit called the Suna Suna no Mi (Sand-Sand Fruit), which granted him the ability to control and transform into sand. He had a reputation as a Shichibukai and controlled the desert kingdom of Alabasta from the shadows. His strength was showcased through his battles with Luffy and others. At Marineford, Crocodile was present as part of the war that took place at Marine Headquarters. While he did participate in the battle, he didn't display the same level of dominance as some other powerful characters present. This has led fans to speculate that he might not have been as strong as initially portrayed in Alabasta. It's important to note that power scaling and character abilities can be subject to interpretation and development by the author. Oda often keeps details deliberately open-ended to keep the story intriguing.

Norm Macdonald Dies at 61

 Video Comedian Norm Macdonald dies at 61 - ABC News

Norm Macdonald, whose concise conveyance of sharp and sharp perceptions made him one of Saturday Night Live's generally persuasive and darling cast individuals, kicked the bucket today following a nine-year private fight with disease. He was 61. 

Macdonald's demise was declared to Deadline by his administration firm Brillstein Entertainment. The humorist's long-term creating accomplice and companion Lori Jo Hoekstra, who was with him when he passed on, said Macdonald had been doing combating malignancy for almost 10 years not really set in stone to keep his wellbeing battles hidden, away from family, companions and fans. 


"He was generally pleased with his parody," Hoekstra said. "He never needed the analysis to influence the manner in which the crowd or any of his friends and family saw him. Norm was an unadulterated comic. He once composed that 'a joke should get somebody off guard, ought to never pander.' He surely never pandered. Norm will be remembered fondly horribly."

Macdonald was planned to be in the New York Comedy Festival arrangement in November. 

Norm Macdonald, former 'Saturday Night Live' player and stand-up comic, dies  at 61

He was a SNL projected part from 1993-98, having his most prominent effect as the anchor of the show's "End of the week Update" fragments for three seasons. Associated with his amusing style — and for his refusal to back off of O.J. Simpson notwithstanding announced pressing factor from NBC executives — Macdonald would demonstrate one of the most significant "Update" secures, turning away from the droll methodology of Chevy Chase and toward the more thorned political methodology of his replacement, Colin Quinn. 

Norm Macdonald Dead: Hollywood Mourns Popular 'SNL' Alum and Comedian –  Deadline

Brought into the world on October 17, 1959, in Quebec City, Macdonald began his the entertainment biz profession in the satire clubs of Canada, fostering the lifeless style that would become the two his brand name and an exceptionally powerful standard for an age of funnies. In the wake of being a candidate on Star Search in 1990, he handled his first normal TV composing gig on The Dennis Miller Show, fronted by the one who moored "End of the week Update" from 1986-91. 

Macdonald was employed to compose for Roseanne Barr's sitcom Roseanne for the 1992-93 season prior to handling the desired gig at NBC's Saturday Night Live. 

Nets forward Blake Griffin recalls memory with Norm Macdonald, who died of  cancer Tuesday at 61 - CBSSports.com

Among his most well known SNL pieces was a gum-eating impression of Burt Reynolds, complete with enchanting grin, bolo tie and wiseguy disposition, regularly at amusing chances with Will Ferrell's Alex Trebek. In the event that his Reynolds was his best, different impressions were almost on par: Macdonald's list included Andy Rooney, Clint Eastwood, David Letterman, Larry King, Quentin Tarantino, Mr. Bean and Rod Serling, among others.