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Could Occupy Comics Face The Wrath Of Warner Bros Lawyers?

This is the cover to the Occupy Comics trade paperback, featuring the V For Vendetta version of the Guy Fawkes mask which has been appropriated by Anonymous, Occupy and the Arab Spring movements. It hadn’t appeared on the covers of …

Bahrain Bans The V For Vendetta Mask

Here’s the translated decree from the Bahrain government. The Minister of Industry and Commerce: After looking at Law number 35 of the year 2012 concerning the protection of consumers, and more closely at article 16 of the law; And building …

Dubai Bans V For Vendetta Mask

The Guy Fawkes mask was a traditional British item, often used to create Guy Fawkes effigies for kids to beg for money with, and to be burnt on bonfires. They faded from use, so that when David Lloyd was researching …

V For Vendetta Marches On Parliament (LIVE – UPDATED)

From Trafalgar Square, tonight. They rememebred, remembered the fifth of Novembered.   You know, in the original scene filmed at Parliament for the V For Vendetta movie, they got decent access because in part Tony Blair’s son, Euan Blair was …

And Finally… Polish Politicians Go V For Vendetta

It cannot be too firmly stressed that Guy Fawkes was a religious terrorist who tried to blow up the Houses Of Parliament. Just saying. Anyway, the Polish Government’s vote to sign the controversial copyright legistaltion Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, amid wide …

V For Vendetta Vs Government Debt

It’s a slightly incongruous image. But at yesterday’s 350-strong protest at Trafalgar Square demanding that government reduce debt further that, due to good media contacts and buying a massive bus to circle the area, managed to get mass media coverage, …

Remember, Remember The Fifth Of November… FREE Pre-Tea Party Comic

In 2007, Image published the first volume of the anthology Popgun. It included one strip, Rex Onazuka: The Japanese Wasp by Mark Andrew Smith and Johann Leroux which seemed to do a rather good job of anticipating some of the …