I feel like an activist! I just signed an online petition over on Change.org to keep Marvel comic book hack writer Dan Slott off Twitter. The petition was created by the good people over at The Outhouse. The petition: With Marvel’s general attitude of contempt toward fans, combined with their reliance on gimmicks, reboots, and … Continue Reading “Petition to keep Dan Slott off Twitter”
A 15-year-old black girl will become Iron Man, so says an exclusive from Time. Her name is Riri Williams and she takes on the role of Iron Man after events in Civil War II. I’m assuming Tony Stark will get killed off at the end of Civil War II. Captain America was killed off at … Continue Reading “Iron Man to become a black teenage girl”
Marvel Comics released the cover image of Civil War II: Choosing Sides #5. It features Canadian Prime Minister and self-proclaimed feminist Justin Trudeau pretending to be a boxer. He’s wearing a Canadian tourist tank-top and a pair of shorty shorts so skimpy, not even 1980’s John Stockton would have worn them. What you can’t see … Continue Reading “Justin Trudeau’s crotch is choosing sides”
There’s a billboard promoting the movie X-Men: Apocalypse that some are saying is inappropriate because they feel it promotes violence against women. In the image Apocalypse, played by Oscar Isaac, is choking Mystique, played by actress Jennifer Lawrence. I have a hard time understanding the underlying logic with this criticism, mostly because it seems to … Continue Reading “Some upset over ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ ad”
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 back story. We see that he and his mother were recruited by … Continue Reading “Captain America is a Hydra sleeper agent”
The Marvel Collector Corps has made me so mad, that I don’t even want to see the upcoming Ant-Man movie. I feel like taking everything from the first Marvel Collector Corps box and throwing it in a big bucket of AIDS.