We Interrupt Your Saturday Evening To Bring You 30 Seconds of Awesomeon October 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm
If you caught the United States Presidential Debate between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama last Wednesday, you heard Romney say that he loved Big Bird, but the first thing he’d do as President would be to defund PBS… effectively firing the poor bastard, leaving him homeless and wandering the streets like any down-on-his-luck wino, muttering to his imaginary friend.
Well, the comment led to “Big Bird” becoming a trending topic on Twitter, a slew of Big Bird parody accounts on Twitter… and the odd response from the comics community.
Such as this little masterpiece by pulp comic artist Francesco Francavilla. Which. Is. Awesome. Check it out.
(via Comics Alliance)