The title is planned to be released in conjunction with the 2014 movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Source: none, I'm just bored
Shockwaves were felt all over the internet this morning as Marvel decided to follow in DC’s footsteps and by announcing that the House Of ideas had signed Azir al- Muhammad, noted blogger and avid supporter of al-Qaeda, to write a new Captain America book entitled Captain America: F*ck Yea!. Marvel’s spokesperson, Lucas Siegel, stated that the popular blogger had a built in loyal fan-base that the company would be stupid to ignore based solely on the writer’s political leanings. Stating that:
It is not the position of Marvel to base hiring decisions on whether or not we agree with a creator's views.
Of course my initial reaction was to be angry. I had a whole OP-Ed ready to go but then I remembered how all those namby-pamby Liberals acted when Orson Scott Card was hired to write Superman and I realized that it would be hypocritical of me to care what this guy's politics are as long as he doesn’t put them in the book.It’s only natural for us to initially lash out at what we don’t agree with, but what makes Conservatives different from Liberals (other than the obvious) is that we hold ourselves to the same standards we hold everyone else, and for us to get bent out of shape over an anti-American propagandist writing Captian America would be disingenuous, and that is not what we stand for. Personally, I am sure that even Barry Goldwater would wait in line to see the long rumored Mel Gibson Maccabee film (the story of Hanukkah.)
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