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Joe Biden Makes First Appearance In DC Comics As President (Spoilers)
Once upon a time, it was relatively common for the President Of The United States to appear in superhero comic books in one form or another. President Barack Obama made that more common It helped that read Spider-Man and Conan comics when he was younger, and could still quote from them So when he became President, marking the[...]
Hank McCoy, Fascist Beast Of The X-Men, Official (Spoilers)
Superhero comic books aren't always great about showing the President of the United States They have, over time, realised it ages a character to be tied to a certain time and a certain President Sometimes that works, such as in The Dark Knight Returns, sometimes it is cringeworthy as in Spider-Man Meets Obama One common[...]
Comic Folk React To... The Inauguration Of Joe Biden
We've just had the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as the new President and Vice President of the United States And comic book – and comic book adjacent – took time out to watch the event, and comment online Here are a few: Screencap: BBC Peter David: My TV is tuned into CNN where I'll[...]
Joe And Jill Biden Will Appear On ABC's New Years Eve Celebrations (Image: ABC)
With this year having been an election year, joining Seacrest for a brief appearance will be President-Elect Joe Biden and  Future First Lady Dr Jill Biden. Joe And Jill Biden Will Appear On ABC's New Years Eve Celebrations (Image: ABC) Although the appearance and most of the celebration will be closed to the public, the conversation and music[...]
The Boys is one show President Obama liked to watch in-between writing. (Images: NBC/Amazon Prime screencaps)
One of the fun unofficial holiday traditions we've come to look forward to around this time of the year is when President Barack Obama releases his lists of the films, television/streaming series, and books that helped make his 2020 a bit more bearable Increasing his list of television shows from last year's three to this[...]
President Of The USA In Tomorrow's Green Lantern #11 - But Which One?
But first a little Presidential spoilerage. Credit: DC Comics But as well as that preview is the Bleeding Cool News that tomorrow's Green Lantern Season Two will feature the President Of The United States Of America as a Green Lantern, as The Ultrawar kicks off with everything versus everything But which President would it be? Trump? Obama?[...]
American Presidents Get Action Figures in New Kickstarter Campaign
They have revealed a new action figure line that brings American Presidents to and is ready for action Each of these 4" figures will behave simple articulation of 14 points and will come with interchangeable heads That's right you can get 2 Presidents for the price of one by just switching the heads Backers can[...]
batman barack obama (5)
Former President Barack Obama is a big comic book fan A particular admirer of Conan and Spider-Man comic books in his youth, it was for that reason – and that testimony – that Marvel Comics put him in their Spider-Man comic books when he was inaugurated, creating a classic collector's item in the process. Could similar[...]
John F. Kelly Said Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter Didn't Know What He's Talking About
"There probably wasn't too many times I met with the president when he didn't say, 'What's happening with Ike?'" ProPublica previously reported on the influence of Perlmutter and associates to the VA with a budget of over a fifth of a trillion dollars and four hundred thousand employees providing health care services and compensation benefits to[...]
Mark Hamill, Tom Wilson Spar on 'BTTF' Biff-Trump Connection
Mark Hamill and Tom Wilson, two actors from beloved franchises had an intriguing exchange on Twitter whether Donald Trump is the inspiration behind Wilson's character, Biff Tannen, in Back to the Future Part II. The Star Wars star, who played Luke Skywalker, decided to drop a random fun fact on Twitter about how Back to the Future[...]
Could Netflix Be Designated Survivor's Last Second Savior?
and Canada). During the network's upfront presentation for their fall 2018-2019 programming line-up, ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey explained that while the series did well ratings-wise with delayed viewing (which would make it an asset to a streaming service like Netflix), its same-day numbers were becoming an issue:"That was a hard one for us[...]
stormy daniels 60 minutes
Sunday night is turning into a televised "perfect storm" of pop culture, presidential politics and the press — and since we know you're going to be watching anyway (no judgement), why not let your brothers-and-sisters-from-other-misters here at Bleeding Cool ride shotgun on the spiraling rollercoaster we call Stormy of the Century: Bleeding Cool's 60 Minutes/Stormy Daniels[...]
Did You Notice It's Inauguration Day? This Week's Comic Books Did…
Today sees the Inauguration of President Trump to office I know one comic creator taking his family but most comic book people from my Facebook timeline who have an event to go to are going to… the other ones. When Obama was inaugurated, he appeared in Amazing Spider-Man, and there were lines around the block from[...]
Scoop: Geoff Johns Is Now President As Well As Chief Creative Officer Of DC Entertainment
That's right. Geoff Johns is now President & Chief Creative Officer of DC Entertainment. Diane Nelson is still President of DC Entertainment, and Geoff still reports to Diane.Warner Bros has Presidents like Marvel has Captain Americas. And while there was a lot of Hyatt bar gossip about this at San Diego Comic-Con, I understand from better-connected sources that Co-Publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee also[...]
Superman Recreates Classic Conman As Donald Trump
Wilbur J Wolfingham is a classic Superman villain, a conman often trying (and sometimes succeeding) to get one over on Metropolis and/or Superman, first created in the early forties.   Originally modelled on WC Grace, he has changed in appearance considerably over the years, settling on a bombastic bald, monocled type. And he returns to the modern day[...]
When Superman Meets Obama (Superman/Wonder Woman SPOILERS)
Bleeding Cool has previously looked at DC Comics' peek-a-boo use of Obama as President of the United States in its comics of late But in today's Superman/Wonder Woman it goes all out With a walk around the White House garden with the man they now call Clark Kent. Beginning with a man who cuts through the[...]
Retailers Get To Quiz Marvel's Big Wigs At New York Comic Con
Comic book retailers are getting their own special meeting and presentation with the executives of Marvel Comics at New York Comic Con, entitled Meet Marvel Editorial. In what is basically a real life version of The Avengers, teaming up to face the onslaught of enraged retailers are Dan Buckley – President, TV, Publishing & Brand Management, David[...]
Comics As Part Of Political Science? The Green Lantern Theory Of The Presidency
Put forth by Dartmouth's political scientist Brendan Nyhan basically says that some people believe that the President should be able to accomplish any task through shear will power and imagination… like a Green Lantern is able to create his constructs  Or in more detail: The Green Lantern Theory of the Presidency is "the belief that the[...]
The Other Dead, Featuring Obama, Held By Customs Before 9/11, To Spray For Moths
And the writer, Joseph Ortega, is pushing the line that it could be a conspiracy due to its release date of 9/11 and that it features a gun toting President Obama Also, Syria. The story broke on The Blaze last night The mad internet comments have been… Entertaining. We know this is fiction This drawn Obama looks[...]
The Future Of The Marvel Universe Has A Black Republican American President
And we see Times Square with a very commercialised superhero landscape. We also discover the politics of President Wilson… Always knew he was a Falcon, never took him for a Hawk. There you go, people Your first black Republican president. Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London Who are preparing to launch new issues of two of the best[...]