Is Obama Reading Superior? No, It's Another Photoshop Trick

Okay, so it's not like Mark Millar hasn't tried this before.

But this image of President Barack Obama walking, holding a number of books, including the first copy of Superior was posted on Movie Forums. Labelled "a Spider-Man comic" by the poster Jenny Suski, it was clearly the Mark Millar and Leinil Yu comic in question.

Is Obama Reading Superior? No, It's Another Photoshop Trick

But hmmm… the exact same post was earlier posted on Political Forum by a Laura Draper, with her very first post. Using the very same language…

And the original post gained attention by being tweeted by Simon Pegg, an interviewee in CLiNT #2.

What strange coincidences. Oh look, here's the real photo.

Is Obama Reading Superior? No, It's Another Photoshop Trick
And a friend;

Is Obama Reading Superior? No, It's Another Photoshop Trick

Nice try Mr Millar sir!

About Rich Johnston

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.

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