THIS WEEK IN PANELS showcases our favorite comic book panels each week. No criteria, no rhyme, no reason. Excelsior! (Click pictures to embiggen)A common theme across Marvel Comics this week seems to be economic and civil unrest. To quote the late, great comedian Bill Hicks, they must be "going for the righteous indignation dollar. That's a big dollar. A lot of people are feeling that indignation. We've done research -- huge market."
First, Sgt. Nick Fury lays into a couple "candy-ass pogues" over the handling of the UC Davis protestors and more in the finale to what can and should be considered the equivalent to Morrison and Quitely's All-Star Superman -- the quintessential continuity-free Punisher story:
|PunisherMAX #22 by Jason Aaron & Steve Dillon; Marvel 2012|
|Secret Avengers #22 by Rick Remender & Gabriel Hardman; Marvel 2012|
|Venom #13.1 by Rob Williams & Lee Garbett; Marvel 2012|
|Incredible Hulk #5 by Jason Aaron & Whilce Portacio; Marvel 2012|
|Batman & Robin #6 by Peter J. Tomasi & Patrick Gleason; DC 2012|