Barack Obama Stars on January's Spider-Man Cover

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Jan 10, 2009 • References: uk.reuters
Two of the biggest buzz topics from 2008, Barack Obama and superheroes, have merged to create a new political, Spider-Man comic book.

Marvel Comics is issuing a special inauguration month issue, "The Amazing Spider-Man" #583, featuring a cartoonified Obama on the cover. The issue itself includes an Obama thriller in which Spider-Man prevents a bad guy from taking his place as president.

When this hits stands on Jan. 14, be sure to pick it up; this is sure to become a collector’s gem!

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