Angry Tea Partiers stopped arguing over what their theme song should be when one of the group’s leaders looked up from his comic book and announced that Captain America is a “socialist Obama-loving liberal”. As proof this frame from a recent “Captain America” comic was handed around the table at the Denny’s where the group was holding their monthly meeting.
Marvel Comics caved-in to pressure from the group when they threatened to boycott the comic publisher. “These people are about 90% of our market” a Marvel executive said. “We can’t afford to alienate them.”