There’s no denying that Superman has some deeply patriotic roots. Ever since World War II, the caped crusader was out in his crimson and blue uniform beating down baddies like Adolf Hitler himself! Despite this, a latest determination by the workforce at DC Comics to have present Superman Jon Kent come out as bisexual has one main politician seething.
Josh Mandel, former Treasurer of the State of Ohio and present US Senate candidate, was extraordinarily sad with the choice, a lot in order that he took to Twitter to complain concerning the transfer in essentially the most excessive method doable.
While distinguished Comicsgate supporter and artist Ethan Van Scriver dropped the rumor that Superman can be homosexual months in the past with quotes like “they are coming for your children” leaving his lips, it was all of the extra surprising to see a politician come so exhausting for the comics comedian.
Unsurprisingly, a ton of DC followers got here in sturdy in the way in which Twitter is finest identified for — quote tweets, feedback, and a critical comedic roast.
One person channeled The Killers for his or her memetastic reply.
Even the Libertarian Party of Texas took a shot on the senate hopeful.
Though one person did maintain issues critical to nice web applause.
So whereas it’s unlikely that DC Comics is “literally trying to destroy America” it’s apparent some followers aren’t proud of the change. As Jon Kent is confirmed bisexual, it’s doable he might have a wide selection of companions throughout a number of genders all through the collection’ run. We’ll simply have to attend and see what occurs!