Marvel Comics fired Chuck Wendig over his Twitter posts

Marvel Comics took the extraordinary step firing Chuck Wendig, an acclaimed writer working for them as a freelancer. Reportedly Marvel fired him over posts he made on his personal Twitter account. Here is what Mr. Wendig said about the situation on his Twitter account:   Chuck Wendig had his personal, verified Twitter account long before he began writing comic books … Continue reading “Marvel Comics fired Chuck Wendig over his Twitter posts”

Joss Whedon compares immigration enforcement agents to the German SS

Joss Whedon, the man behind TV shows Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and Firefly and the director of the Marvel Comics movies Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron went on Twitter and made a derogatory comment about Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents. He compared them to President Donald Trump’s SS. ICE is trump’s SS. … Continue reading “Joss Whedon compares immigration enforcement agents to the German SS”

Can you still pretend you are a male feminist when you kill a woman?

YouTube personality and male feminist Aleksandr Kolpakov (a.k.a. Russian Deadpool) is sitting in a Colorado jail cell awaiting trial for second-degree murder. Kolpakov shot girlfriend and YouTube channel co-host Heather Anable in the neck and chest, killing her. If you’ve never heard of Russian Deadpool before now, I envy you. I’m only aware of him … Continue reading “Can you still pretend you are a male feminist when you kill a woman?”

Captain America is a Hydra sleeper agent

Marvel Comics retconned the hell out of one of its most prized pieces of intellectual property last week. They made Captain America a Hydra sleeper agent. Not only did they make Steve Rogers a Hydra agent, they did it by adding it to his backstory. We see that he and his mother were recruited by Hydra … Continue reading “Captain America is a Hydra sleeper agent”

Gary Friedrich and Marvel Comics settle over Ghost Rider differences

Comic book writer Gary Friedrich and Marvel Comics (Disney) have settled their differences over ownership of the Ghost Rider character. From Bleeding Cool, the comic book community’s propaganda rag website of record: In a letter filed Friday to U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest by Friedrich’s lawyer, Charles Kramer, it is said that his client and … Continue reading “Gary Friedrich and Marvel Comics settle over Ghost Rider differences”