politics




Huh? Decoding The Not Ready for White House Player’s SNL Tweet [SATIRE]

On the lucky 13th episode of NBC‘s Saturday Night Live‘s 44th season (let that sink in for a second), viewers were treated to host Don Cheadle (Black Monday), and musical guest Gary Clark Jr. belting out “Pearl Cadillac” and “This Land.” That host/musical combo act alone would be enough to make for a great episode – but […]

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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 […]




Marvel Celebrates Politics in Comics with World Outside Your Window Hardcover

Revealed in their March solicitations today, Marvel is planning a hardcover collection for next year called Marvel Comics: The World Outside Your Window, celebrating Marvel’s commitment to putting politics in comics. But in a revelation that may shock you, further research shows that Marvel may have been putting politics in their comics all along, since […]

The FF Get Political in March’s Fantastic Four #8

Uh oh! The Fantastic Four is about to get political in March, according to the recently released Marvel solicitations! Fantastic Four #8 features the Fantastic Four invading the sovereign nation of Latveria, disrupting the country’s rightful ruler Victor Von Doom in his quest to bring peace and prosperity to the country. Didn’t the Fantastic Four […]

The Politician: Dylan McDermott, January Jones Join Ryan Murphy Netflix Series

Ryan Murphy‘s campaign for Netflix‘s The Politician has picked up a new “voter” in the form of American Horror Story‘s Dylan McDermott – who revealed during an interview with Sirius XM that Mad Men alumna January Jones would also be coming aboard the series as his wife. McDermott and Jones join a cast that includes Ben Platt (Dear Evan […]

Namor Takes on Immigration Reform in The Best Defense: Namor #1

We already know that Namor the Submariner is an fervent environmentalist, but the King of Atlantis’s affinity for liberal politics knows no bounds. In next week’s The Best Defense: Namor, Namor endures an argument with his xenophobic advisors over his plans to allow exiled ethnic group the Vodani into Atlantis… But regardless of their objections, […]

San Francisco Validates an Election with D&D Dice

The number of phrases which can be said that open with the preface of “Only in San Francisco” is by no means limited. Now it seems there’s at least one more that can be added to that list – the use of Dungeons & Dragons dice to help validate local election results. In a newly […]

Michelle Wolf Blasts Donald Trump in Brutal White House Correspondents’ Dinner Tweet

Now that the White House Correspondents’Association (WHCA) is taking a pass on a comedian hosting-performing at next year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner (WHCD), is it possible that President Donald Trump might actually attend? In a tweet that also attempted to throw shade at last year’s host Michelle Wolf (The Daily Show), Trump praised the media organization […]

Trump White House Will Not Seek to Revoke CNN/Jim Acosta Press Access

Reversing their decision on Friday to revoke the correspondent’s press credentials once a temporary restraining order granted by Judge Timothy J. Kelly expired, The White House sent CNN‘s Jim Acosta a letter on Monday informing him that his press access was restored as well as outlining new rules for reporters. Some of the rules outlined in […]

Is Next Week’s Weapon X #26, Hell is a Free Market Healthcare System

In Weapon X #25, Sabretooth is beheaded by the demon Azazel and sent to hell, where he wanted to go as part of Weapon X-Force’s mission to take down the newly demonic Rev. William Stryker. But where he ends up isn’t a fiery pit of despair; well, it isn’t fiery, at least. For Sabretooth, who […]

Fox News, More Support CNN in Trump/Acosta Lawsuit; White House Submits Brief (UPDATE)

***UPDATE*** Thirteen news groups/organizations have signed on to the following statement in support of CNN, including: The Associated Press, Bloomberg, Fox News, The Washington Post, First Look Media Works, Inc., Gannett, National Press Club Journalism Institute, NBC News, The New York Times, Politico, Press Freedom Defense Fund, E.W. Scripps Company, and USA Today Network: “Whether the news […]