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He's waiting for his contact, someone representing a Wikileaks-style organization They have an offer from their boss, someone who sounds like Julian Assange, who's taken asylum in an embassy in London Trouble is, can he trust whoever walks through the door to be who they claim to be? How can he even know? A Play of[...]
Sony, Sam Raimi And The Coherency Of Stan Lee
So I found myself reading a few more of the Sony Wikileaks In which Sony execs Amy Pascal and Jeff Robinov discussed last year whether they should bring back Sam Raimi to the Spider-Man franchise. Amy Pascal:  Sam rami? Jeff Robinov: ? Amy Pascal: Should I bring him back Jeff Robinov: Does he have a good take?By the end[...]
The Trial Of Bradley Manning, The Comic Book
PFC Bradley Manning: A Graphic Account From Inside the Courtroom is an upcoming graphic novel by Wikileaks supporter, writer and artist Clark Stoeckley, who has been attending the trial daily and making drawings of all he sees And interprets. Although you won't have to wait till the official September publishing date Those who preorder copies directly[...]
Vox Populi – Alan Moore Talks Anonymous, Occupy And The V For Vendetta Mask
The Lloyd-designed Guy Fawkes mask, the face of choice for Anonymous and their anti-Scientology protests, then by Wikileaks and its proponents and now being used in the Occupy protests worldwide Initially given away free by DC Comics, it is now sold by Warner Brothers for $10 a pop. Lloyd has been quite vocal in his delight[...]
Alan Moore Publicly Defends Bradley Manning
Alan Moore states, on the matter of PFC Bradley Manning, held over charges related to the Wikileaks expose; "With any legitimate trial of whistleblower Bradley Manning still being at an unspecified date in the future, it would seem that what is presently on trial here is Western culture itself When the persecution of an individual who[...]
Sunday Trending Topics: Comics And The News
 It's a strange and interesting world, every day, and so it was today: Most-Read Comic Posts Today: Mike Huckabee Discusses Superman's Citizenship It's a funny old world isn't it? Mike Huckabee, potential Presidential candidate in 2012 on Fox News show Fox & Friends, discussing what Action Comics #900 means for America. Captain America Vs Bradley Manning, Julian Assange And[...]
Saturday Trending Topics: Superman, Captain America, And The Politics Of Comics
With the conversation about Action Comics #900 still going strong, a new debate begins about Captain America in Secret Avengers #12.1 and its references to events surrounding Wikileaks  And today, Wikileaks took notice  But politics in comics didn't begin when Clark Kent started taking on wartime topics for the Daily Planet in the 1940s, and[...]
Captain America Vs Bradley Manning, Julian Assange And WikiLeaks
And as for Justice, well that's debatable. Oh you thought Action Comics #900 had a monopoly on controversial storylines involving patriotic superheroic figures engaged in real world politics? Except in this case it's a story to get the liberals in a lather over, rather than the conservatives. Like if Captain America took down the people behind Wikileaks[...]
FBI Targets V For Vendetta Mask Owners
The FBI have targeted anyone who might have been involved with the Denial Of Service attacks on PayPal, Mastercard, Amazon and more in the wake of the Wikileaks release of ambassadorial communiques, with over forty search warrants and subpoenas so far. Gawkwer talked to a 19 year old female member of Anonymous, and a target[...]
Did Julian Assange Learn The Politics Of V For Vendetta From Birgitta Jónsdóttir?
Birgitta Jónsdóttir is the Icelandic politician at the center of the latest Wikileaks controversy involving the US Dept of Justice trying to force Twitter to turn over direct Twitter messages sent to and from her, Julian Assange, and others. But what is Birgitta Jónsdóttir's relationship with Julian Assange? And how do comic books come into it? Well,[...]
Julian Assange, Wikileaks And V For Vendetta
Take this poster from November; The Wikileaks defence activist group Anonymous has been using the V symbology for some time Here are some of their anti-Scientology protests. What is different here is that Julian Assange is being associated with V Which may play into the hands of people who accuse Assange of being a terrorist[...]
Monday Runaround – Superman In A Santa Hat
GrinchWatch: Ward Sutton shows us how Wikileaks Stole Christmas This is The Bleeding Cool ComicChron Robot speaking I come for your women But for now I merely collate comic-related bits and pieces online One day I will rule Until that day, read on. Kodansha Comics USA New York, NY – December 12, 2010 – Kodansha USA Publishing is[...]
It's Real-Life S.H.I.E.L.D. Vs Hydra!!! (UPDATE)
Time Magazine just compared Wikileaks with the mythological Hydra As in, "cut off a head and another will take its place". What was the name of the US legislation created to fight Wikileaks again, pointed out by Bleeding Cool earlier this week? Bloody hell, folks, it's SHIELD vs Hydra. You know, despite Wikileaks having my general sympathy and[...]
Joseph Lieberman To Found S.H.I.E.L.D.
legislation that would make it, basically, what WikiLeaks did a federal crime, publishing the name of a U.S intelligence source. Of course WikiLeaks is founded by an Australian living in London when he;s not in Switzerland So, you know. It's more likely to have an effect on, say, the New York Times, which did a deal[...]
Actual Comic Book WikiLeaks
Bleeding Cool did some silly comic book coverage of WikiLeaks this week But what actual relevant comics and cartoon appeared in Julian Assange's act of treason terrorism free speech? Covering Mexico's Latin American Unity Summit earlier this year, from the US' Mexico office. The media coverage did not in any way suggest a practical forum and there[...]
Those Superhero WikiLeaks Files
Earlier this week, Bleeding Cool reported rumours that the recent Wikileaks would endanger superhero secret identities, preventing the world's heroes from doing their job But in the end, the leaks didn't reference their secret identities once Instead it revealing a lot of basic international bitchiness Here are the highlights. That the King of Wakanda has[...]
WikiLeaks To Expose Superhero Identities
Bleeding Cool has been informed that the online whistleblower site WikiLeaks is preparing to reveal the secret identities of superheroes worldwide. The controversial website has had a history of releasing confidential documents, often embarrassing to their subjects, and has been criticised for exposing US troops to danger Well now it seems they are targeting the superhero[...]