Bleeding Cool declares Northrop Grumman is an ‘arms manufacturer’

The former gray lady of comic book journalism, Bleeding Cool, published an article about a joint venture between Marvel Comics and┬áNorthrop Grumman. Bleeding Cool described Northrop Grumman as an arms manufacturer and a maker of weapons. From the article: Northrop Grumman is an aerospace company Not once did the word “aerospace” appear in the article. … Continue reading “Bleeding Cool declares Northrop Grumman is an ‘arms manufacturer’”

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?”

Petition to keep Dan Slott off Twitter

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”

Iron Man to become a black teenage girl

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”

Justin Trudeau’s crotch is choosing sides

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”

Some upset over ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ ad

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”