Marvel comics doing a U.S.A. Avengers? Nothing can go wrong here!
I mean, really, it’s being lead by a Brazilian immigrant!
There’s a new, female Captain America!
And don’t think it will be an unthinking patriotism either:
“Here’s the thing about Roberto — he came to America in his teens, and, as both an actual and fictional minority, a South American mutant, he’s experienced the ugly side of it,” Ewing said…“I don’t think patriotism should be uncritical or unthinking — we’re seeing in Britain where that leads, and it’s horrible. I’m afraid for us.
Translation: Brexit supporters are idiots and probably racists.
What do you think the first story will be about? My money is on thinly veiled analogues for Trump supporters, but we can also go the gay basher or feminist route. Oh, and let’s not forget racism!
Time will tell!