Is This Comic Outlaws' Most Offensive Social Media Post Yet?

Can this still just be attributed to the heat?

Earlier this year, we looked at the comic store Comic Outlaws run by Mike Wheeler and their attempts to whip up publicity for their new Phoenix comic book show , intended to be in the same Phoenix Convention Center as the more established Phoenix Comicon . They invited Jim Lee – and then shaming him for not actually attending. And criticism against them by other comic book professionals including Rob Liefeld.

Their current social media approach might however leave a little to be desired, when it comes to trash talking their rival Phoenix Comicon.

Is This Comic Outlaws' Most Offensive Social Media Post Yet?

Something that has been picked up by fellow retailers. And this is Dennis Barger getting offended, so you know something is up. But Wheeler is unrepentant in response.

And Comic Outlaws can only see the silver lining to the outrage.Is This Comic Outlaws' Most Offensive Social Media Post Yet?

And the Phoenix Comicon baiting continues…

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.