This is a quick review because there’s not a lot to say about the book. It’s one of the first random books I bought off the rack last year once I resolved to review comics again. I don’t check any preview sites because I like as few spoilers as possible. Besides, a book like this already wears it’s premise on its sleeve. I took my time with writing about the book partly because real world events kept me distracted, but also the book bothered me a little. Willing to admit the problem is me, but hear me out.
Writer Rich Doek’s premise is straightforward. There’s a shipment of gold at the bottom of the ocean in a downed German submarine from World War One. A German (proto-Nazi at best, so he can live for now ) is looking to retrieve it with a ship captain and his crew, complete with an expert diver who’s also a shell-shocked war vet. The diver finds the gold and also sees this mermaid like creature. The horror picks up from there at a nice pace all the way to and through the second issue. …
John Walker, aka U.S. Agent, was created in the 80’s. First he was Superpatriot, a Reganesque counterpart to Marvel’s Captain America who took over for the Captain in a controversial storyline that had at least one dear friend of mine drop the series for good out of disgust. Walker didn’t perform or cope well at all, and he gave up the shield little over a year later. Without writer and co-creator Mark Guenwald guiding the character, U.S. Agent since has mostly been a whipping boy and punchline for both the writers and audience over the last three decades. That might change with the new limited series by writer Priest and artists Georges Jeanty and Karl Story. …
A deep dark world is being exposed!
Is Joe Biden preparing to concede?!?
Biden booted?!? Judge Roberts Epstein connection!
Rumors emerge of Biden seeking pardon deal from Trump!
There is no virus! The latest proof! A must video!
Trump should declare martial law to avoid civil war!
This is not an election! It’s a sting operation!
The momentum is shifting! Deep State panic at all time high!
Rogue government must be abolished by the people!
This is just the beginning! Evidence is surfacing!
Michigan voices tear down Democrat walls! So amazing!
The election theft is coming unraveled!
It begins and ends with the Keystone! …
We‘re almost to the end of 2020, which is more than over a quarter-million of COVID-19 victims can say. The slight majority of America have hopefully realized what happens when you elect a wealthy celebrity businessman with money into an elected office. We get a person who doesn’t know what he’s doing and doesn’t care. So they do what they naturally do, which is capitalize on their position to benefit themselves and other business partners (but mostly themselves). And if unhindered enough, they can cause near-irreversible damage to everyone around them. …
President Trump’s clear path to 270 and the election win!
President finally unleashes his secret weapon!
Alert! The election fix is on!
Democrats collude with ClA to launch intelligence operation!
Deep State planning the Red Mirage!
Patriots know the playbook! Countermeasures in place!
Dirty Democrats openly cheating!
Fraud, upon fraud, upon fraud!
When crooks and con men take over your government!
Election insanity! They stop counting votes!
It does not exist! The virus does not exist!
Biden voters are electing their future Suppressor in Chief!
Trump traps Democrats with ingenious sting operation set in motion in 2017!
Americans have now reached the final line in the sand! …
October arrives! Deep State harvest time!
Reptilian humanoids! Illuminati reptilians! Space Force! Fake moon landings!
Will you take the vaxxine?
Deep State playbook used against them!
POTUS beats Coup-vid!
Did you see what Trump Just did?!? Deep State narrative destroyed!
I was voting for Biden but this changed my mind to Trump!
New Jersey preps for widespread forced vaccinations!
Boom! The highest level treason event in modern history!
Total declassification without redactions, Red October, patriots on the hunt!
Mark of the Beast covid vaccine!
The United States of COVID!
You must resist the upcoming “free vaccine!”
Deep State pushing the last part of their plan! …
Trump exposes invisible enemy hidden in dark shadows! Deep State panic!
CDC and Fauci Confirm! COVID-19 Scamdemic was a hoax!
Boom! New data explodes COVID case count lie!
Dark forces infiltrated the US by blackmailing those at the top!
The truth shall be revealed about 9/11!
Fabricating a pandemic! Who could organize it and why?!?
ANTIFA! BLM! Drones! Mug shots! Hybrids! Something’s very wrong!
Anthony Fauci’s first fraud exposed!
The real agenda! Their end game!
Military was the key! Deep State events failed! Public awakening!
Patriots have known all along! The exposure will destroy the Deep State!
A coup in the making! …
Horrors of Bill Gates Covid-19 vaccine!
America come back to God or face destruction!
Jesus is the answer to everything!
Trump’s October surprise!
Concentration classrooms and modern slavery!
The left’s plan to arrest Trump is underway!
The first arrests will shock the world!
Absolutely breathtaking! It’s worse than we originally thought!
The first arrests will shock the world!
Chinese mystery seeds! Dragon symbols! George Floyd?!?
Joe Biden ends Joe Biden’s career!
The swamp is being exposed for all to see, my fellow Americans!
The smoking gun has been found!
Operation Green Light! POTUS insulated & protected!
Time to take the country back! …
It’s both a good and bad time to be Garth Ennis. His comic strip series The Boys is being adapted to a TV series on Amazon. That hopefully means money for him and co-creator Darick Robertson. On the other hand, most people who first knew it as a comic agree it’s watered down. I haven’t seen it yet, but given the content of the comic series (including the rape and cannibalization of infants), how could it not be? This recently caused people on my Twitter feed to revisit the original stories, and they weren’t being remembered fondly. On top of that, The Boys is published by Dynamite, a comic book company found that got involved with the trolls behind the Comicsgate movement. Now Ennis’ return to the property with the limited series The Boys: Dear Becky is getting panned online. …