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  • Punisher Actor Addresses Character's Place In Gun Rights Issues & The Alt-Right

    01/03/2018 12:00:35 PM PST · by Behind Liberal Lines · 29 replies
    Newsarama Films & TV ^ | 01/03/18 | By Chris Arrant, Editor
    The Punisher star Jon Bernthal has spoken out about the connection between the gun-toting Marvel character the current debate on gun violence in the United States, telling Esquire that he is for gun-rights - and owns one himself - but he believes there are unresolved issues in the United States' gun laws. “I’m a gun owner. I have a gun in my house to keep my family safe. I’m trained in that gun’s use. I know how to keep it away from my kids, and I know how to use it if I need to," Bernthal explained. ”Should there be...
  • 'The Punisher' takes vengeance on Russia's bad drivers

    03/10/2013 10:33:48 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 19 replies
    NBC News ^ | 3/10/13 | Baruch Ben-Chorin
    Dubbed "The Punisher," Alexei Volkov takes a zero-tolerance approach to being cut off while driving his bus on Russia's roads. Day or night, rain, snow or shine, whenever an errant driver gets in his way, Volkov rams his bus into the offending vehicle without apology -- and records it all on his dashboard camera. The bus driver then documents the collisions by posting the video footage on YouTube.
  • Hate America "Superhero"?

    05/12/2004 12:57:41 AM PDT · by kattracks · 47 replies · 705+ views | 5/12/04 | Michael Lackner
    The Punisher, Marvel Comics’ avenging vigilante, has become a radical. As well as taking out organized crime kingpins and thugs, he’s now taking on U.S. Intelligence and undermining support for the War on Terrorism.  The publication of these comic book polemics coincides with the April release of the feature film “The Punisher” starring Thomas Jane and John Travolta.Leftist propagandizing is not new to Marvel, nor to the author of the Punisher series, Irishman Garth Ennis.  Two months after September 11th, the Punisher was featured threatening the life of President George W. Bush.  The story portrays the President as a slobbering belching...
  • ARAD'S MEGA MARVEL MOVIE, TV UPDATE (Marvel Comics' upcoming movie slate)

    11/19/2003 10:29:34 AM PST · by mhking · 68 replies · 2,146+ views
    ComiX-Fan Forums ^ | 11.19.03 | Eric J. Moreels
    ARAD'S MEGA MARVEL MOVIE, TV UPDATE Marvel Enterprises today held their inaugural Analyst Day Webcast during which Marvel Studios CEO Avi Arad delivered his previously promised updates on Marvel's upcoming slate of movie and television projects. Arad began his segment of the proceedings by crediting Marvel's recent movie successes to a new generation of filmmakers who grew up reading Marvel Comics. "There is a whole generation of people that grew up on sci-fi {and} comic books, specifically Marvel," he said. "These people earned their stripes over the years, professionally, to get to the point that they can take their favorite...