New Funnybook Features Barack Obama Taking On Zombie Bunnyrabbits
Humor often involves the creative juxtaposition of dissimilar things, or so the experts would have us believe. And if you're doing a comic book, you can often wring some larffs from turning an unlikely figure into a superheroic type person. Hence, you get your Battle Pope or your Squirrel Girl, or your weirdass WTF crossovers like Archie Meets the Punisher or Spider-Man Visits Saturday Night Live. (Yes, it happened. Deal with it.) That hallowed tradition of "special (unauthorized) guest appearance" accounts for the dual-automatic-wielding Barry Obama up there, in the upcoming 4th issue of The Other Dead, a comic whose premise is that humanity is menaced by a plague of zombie animals. From some spoiler images at Bleeding Cool, it looks like Barry will once again trying to invite comparison to Abraham Lincoln, who hunted a vampire or two in his day. In fact, Sen. John Cornyn has already derided the zombie-crtter apocalypse as just another attempt to distract from the failures of Obamacare.
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