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John F. Kelly Said Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter Didn’t Know What He’s Talking About

The other day we mentioned that Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter might be under the spotlight in former Department of Veteran Affairs secretary David Shulkin‘s new book, It Shouldn’t Be This Hard to Serve Your Country: Our Broken Government and the Plight of Veterans, about working under the Trump administration. A position he discovered he had […]

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Marvel Shocker: Kevin Feige Takes Over Comics as New Chief Creative Officer

In a shocking move that could represent the biggest regime change at Marvel Comics in recent memory, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige has been promoted to Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, overseeing not only movies, television, and other media, but publishing as well. Joe Quesada previously held the role of Chief Creative Officer, and both […]

Donny Cates Doesn't Think Marvel Will Stop Publishing Spider-Man Comics Over Sony Spat

Donny Cates Doesn’t Think Marvel Will Stop Publishing Spider-Man Comics Over Sony Spat

Global entertainment superstar Donny Cates had a reassuring message for Marvel fans concerned about the future of Spider-Man after yesterday’s news that a schism between Disney and Sony has shattered the alliance that led to Spider-Man’s inclusion in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to Cates, Marvel won’t stop publishing Spider-Man comics any time soon, despite […]

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Armie Hammer Calls Out Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter for Trump Support

Bleeding Cool has long-documented the strange adventures of Marvel Entertainment Chairman Ike Perlmutter, from his elusive avoidance of the public eye (until recently) to his feud with Fox over the movie rights to Fantastic Four and X-Men that caused both properties to be downplayed in comics to his falling out with Kevin Feige over the […]


U.S. Treasury Secretary Denies He Sold Wonder Woman Production Company to Russian Oligarch

The worlds of comic books and international politics continue to collide thanks to a dispute between the U.S. Department of Treasury and Congressional Democrats over the sale of stock in RatPac-Dune, one of the Hollywood production companies behind such films as Wonder Woman, Suicide Squad, Batman v. Superman, and X-Men: The Last Stand. Democrats including […]

Malekith to Exploit Trump Shutdown in War of the Realms Avengers Tie-In?

This April, Malekith will take his war to conquer the realms to the pages of Avengers for a tie-in starting with Avengers #13. War of the Realms is set to be Marvel’s biggest-ever super-mega-crossover event, but it’s coming at a time when the country is in crisis, amidst the longest government shutdown of all time. […]

Now Everything You Know About… Okay, These Marvel Teasers Are Getting Ridiculous

Following up on plans to rewrite the history of the origin of the Fantastic Four, rewrite the history of Spider-Man No More, and rewrite the history of The Avengers finding Captain America in the ice, Marvel has predictably released yet another teaser for their “Marvel History Is Destroyed” event coming in March 2019. This teaser […]

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U.S. Government to Investigate Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter’s VA Involvement

The U.S. Government Accountability Office, an agency of the federal government tasked with conducting investigations on behalf of Congress, will investigate whether Marvel Entertainment Chairman Ike Perlmutter is secretly running the Department of Veterans Affairs along with other wealthy members of President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort. The agency’s investigation, which will not start until 2019, […]

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Trump Administration Sued Over Refusal to Release Records Regarding Marvel’s Ike Perlmutter’s Involvement With Veteran Affairs

The Military Times reports that officials at the US Government department for Veterans Affairs are declining to give members of Congress documents related to accusations that outside businessmen are unduly influencing department policy, citing legal ongoing disputes over the issue. Those businessmen include Ike Perlmutter, Chair of Marvel Comics, major donor and close friend of Donald […]

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Senators Elizabeth Warren and Brian Schatz Demand Investigation Into Marvel’s Ike Perlmutter, “Mar-a-Lago Cronies” Over VA Influence

Bleeding Cool has long been chronicling Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter’s involvement in the presidential administration of his friend, Donald Trump. Ike and Laura Perlmutter have donated millions to Trump’s campaigns, with Laura Perlmutter serving on Trump’s inauguration committee and Ike Perlmutter serving as an unofficial advisor on the subject of veterans’ healthcare. The Perlmutters were […]