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Thursday Trending Topics: Spawn’s Election Redo

Rich is right that this would have been a lot more effective if it had come out the Wednesday of election week, but I still think the cover parody combined with the theme is rather amusing. Then again, a little …

Spawn #225 Gives You The Election You Actually Wanted (SPOILERS)

Yes I know Spawn has a reputation for being a late comic, but this was originally timed to come out on the day after the Presidential Election. The votes may not have been counted, there could have been a legal challenges, …

The Big Question…. If Romney Wins, Does He Get On The Cover Of Amazing Spider-Man?

Okay, Obama declared himself as a fan of Spider-Man. And Paul Ryan has used “comic book” in a speech as a perjorative. But still, after  the last election Obama on the cover of Amazing Spider-Man, and in a short back …

Paul Ryan And His Anti-Comic Book Gaffe

Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan was attacking President Obama in Virginia yesterday, for not having an agenda for a second term as President. “Just a couple of days ago he came up with a slick new brochure, you know, …

Video: Mr. Burns Endorses Mitt Romney, Tries To Make Dog Do Same

And he has binders of women, of course.

Joss Whedon’s Presidential Election Video: “Sooner Or Later, the Zomnies Will Come For All Of Us”

“Zomney: He Needs Brains.”  Joss Whedon weighs in on the presidential election.

Celebrating The Career Of Paul Ryan. In Comics.

Yesterday, it was announced that Mitt Romney had chosen US Representative Paul Ryan to be his running mate for the 2012 Presidential Elections for the United States Of America. Which instantly destroyed any chance of Paul Ryan, comic book artist, …

As Batman Fights Bane, Chuck Dixon Rocks The War Charts

Earlier today, Chuck Dixon was brought into the current poltical culture snafu of Bane sounding like Mitt Romney’s previous employer Bain, and Batman being painted as the ultimate conservative against the Occupy Gotham movement in the new film The Dark …

Chuck Dixon, Rush Limbaugh, Bane, Bain And The Dark Knight Rises

The intersection of political controversy and the mainstream comic book scene is rarely uninteresting these days, but this one — which has been building for several days and hit a crescendo today as Rush Limbaugh weighed in — qualifies for its own …

Sunday Runaround – Breasts, Fairies, Tattoos, Serial Killers And Mitt Romney

PresidentWatch: Cartoonists for Romney, apparently an unaffiliated, pro-Romney cartoonist resource… FinchWatch: We wrote about how Canadian artist David Finch was denied access to Manila after it was discovered his passport only had six months left on it. The Canadian government intervened …

Stephen Colbert Super PAC Ad Labels Mitt Romney A Serial Killer

The Definitely Not Coordinated With Stephen Colbert Super PAC has released a new ad, ahead of Stephen Colbert trying to run for Republican candidate in the South Carolina primary, even though he’s not actually on the ballot and they don’t accept …

Ron Paul Ditches The Wookie, Has Darth Vader’s Imperial March For A Theme

Mitt Romney won the Hampshire primary last night, but pulling second place was cause for celebration in the Ron Paul camp. The Republican candidate and Bruno co-star came out to give a kind of victory speech, and was greeted with …

Tuesday Runaround – Romney And Reggie

SimileWatch: Richard Cohen compares Mitt Romney to Reggie off of Archie Comics. He has the coldness of Reggie from the “Archie” comics — the guy who had everything except, notably, his name on the cover. StripWatch: The new Let’s Be …

Weeks-Ahead-Digital For Mitt Romney And Michelle Bachmann Comic Book

A number of publishers have moved to day-and-date digital comic books, releasing comics digitally on the same day that they are available in the major markets of the US, Canada and the UK. Bluewater, famed publishers of lightboxed slimline biography …

Jon Stewart Continues To Get His Geek On

Oh, we see what’s happening here. Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert are competing to get mentioned on blogs such as this for some passing reference to geek culture. And damn it works. On Tuesday, Colbert dissed the movie Green Lantern, …