You know, 2020 has been one hell of a bizarre year so I shouldn’t be too surprised when TIME magazine decides to post an article that claims that Super-heroes are basically Cops with capes!
Robert Pattinson, the man whose name has been met with all types of resistance and support ever since he got the role as Batman. I haven’t been following him like that and to be fair, I’m not familiar with his personality. However, I have noticed that in the past few months he’s been deliberately saying things that have gotten under the skin of many fans and his latest comment has even me! The question now is, is he trying to separate himself from Ben Affleck’s Batman, like how Joaquin Phoenix redefined the Joker or does he really not care about the role of Batman?
So Marvel writer Dan Slott effectively just told a huge portion of its fanbase to go fuck themselves if they go and vote for Trump again. I mean, I feel like you’d lose your job if you told your potential customers to go fuck themselves but I guess Dan Slott is immune to that rule. Seriously, I’m reading the headline of this blog and I still can’t believe it happened.
Comic Books are in the decline. This is no surprise anymore. I’ve also noticed that more and more people, primarily in the comic industry, are being hired for their politics, rather than on their merit and skills. Because of this, the core essences of what made comic books so damm popular has all but faded away and now, we are left with a hollow husk of its former glory.
I’ve been wanting to talk about this issue for a long time, ever since the introduction of Miles Morale. David Gabriel, an executive at Marvel made a stated that “What we heard was that people didn’t want any more diversity. They didn’t want female characters out there,” it got people talking and I figured now would be the time for me to chime in on this matter…