Woke Is Kryptonite for Superman Readers

Culture
January 27th, 2022 12:38 PM

Look, down in the sewer! It's a rat! It's a turd! No, it's woke Superman sales! The decline of woke comic book sales is a hopeful omen that the progressive utopia will not be achieved. According to nerd culture outlet BoundingIntoComics.com, DC Comics’ recent attempts to turn beloved character Superman into a progressive pansy who’s too ashamed to fight for truth, justice and the American…

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CNN Cheers New Woke Superman Ditching Pro-American 'Ethno-Nationalism'

October 20th, 2021 2:07 PM

On Tuesday’s New Day, co-host John Berman cheered the woke rebranding of DC’s Superman, along with Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter. The two discussed the significance of DC superheroes such as Superman and Batman, acknowledging their place in America’s history as significant cultural figures. “I think they also represent something different in American history, and, and you know,…

DC Comics Unveils Superman as Refugee Hero, Stands Against Border Law

Culture
June 21st, 2018 12:32 PM
It’s always tragic when fictional characters, loved by millions of different people, are morphed into political mouthpieces. Well get ready for heartbreak, because DC Comics has taken it upon itself to turn America’s superhero, THE Superman, into a liberal advocate for refugee rights.  
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Samantha Bee Hailed Disgraced Eric Schneiderman as a ‘Superhero'

May 8th, 2018 5:47 PM
Have you ever wanted to go back in time and do something differently? That’s what Samantha Bee, the liberal host of TBS's Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, apparently wants to do since last November she called now-disgraced Democratic New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman a “superhero” before he was accused on Monday of sexually abusing four women.
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Kooky Matthews: Print Reporters Are ‘Heroes,’ Never Heard of Grande

May 23rd, 2017 10:26 PM
On Tuesday, MSNBC’s Hardball host Chris Matthews was in tip-top shape when it comes to spouting off wacky quotes, suggesting print journalists are “heroes,” John Brennan is a “patriot,” and admitting he had no clue who Ariana Grande was before Monday night.  

MSNBC Lionizes 'Action Hero' Obama as Superman, Washington Crossing th

January 29th, 2014 7:08 PM
MSNBC airs a bizarre video montage at the beginning of every episode of The Ed Show, but the program was especially outlandish on Monday and Wednesday, depicting President Obama as a series of larger-than-life figures. The liberal network first portrayed the chief executive as Superman standing on top of the White House, and later placed the Democrat's head on George Washington's body…

TIME Business Writer Attacks Superman Movie for... Product Placement

June 4th, 2013 6:09 PM
It's one thing, perhaps, for a major movie critic to grouse about product placement in a major motion picture and deem such an action a "sell out." But when a business writer does so, it kind of makes you scratch your head. Take TIME magazine's Brad Tuttle, whose beat his profile describes as covering "personal finance, travel and parenting, among other topics." In…

Leftist Crap in the Comic Books: Superman to Renounce American Citizen

April 28th, 2011 10:15 AM
Left-wing storylines generally are not box-office blockbusters, yet Hollywood liberals insist on making message movies anyway. The same is true, and has been for decades, for comic books. The latest example involves the quintessential American superhero, Superman (h/t e-mail tipster John Craig).

Chris Matthews's Bizarro Movie Reference: Dick Cheney Like Father of S

March 9th, 2010 11:47 AM
Has Chris Matthews's brain been exiled to the Phantom Zone?The "Hardball" host has a penchant for making loopy cinematic references, such as the time he compared Rush Limbaugh to the villain in the James Bond film "Live and Let Die."Well, yesterday the MSNBC host made some odd, labored metaphor that found the former vice president being compared to Jor-El, the biological…