Punisher Creator Gerry Conway Says It’s ‘Disturbing’ to See Authority Figures Embrace the Vigilante

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Because of Frank Castle’s military background with the Marines and his penchant for enforcing justice using guns, iconography related to the Punisher has become particularly popular amongst certain groups of active law enforcement and those in the armed services. The character’s creator Gerry Conway thinks that’s…

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Marvel Entertainment Chairman Named in NYPD Bribery Trial Over a Gun Permit and Movie Tickets

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Marvel Entertainment chairman Ike Perlmutter is notorious for his political conservatism and aversion to being photographed. But a new report out of Manhattan Federal Court alleges Perlmutter’s assistant worked with a police officer to acquire a gun license renewal in New York City for her boss—presumably using power…

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