Obama in Comic Books from Spider Man to Savage Dragon

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Published: Jun 1, 2009   Updated: Aug 3 2011 • References: comicsalliance
Barack Obama came into office promising hope and change to the American public. Perhaps this is why so many graphic novelists have made Obama a character in their adventurous plots.

Obama has appeared in everything from Spider Man to Savage Dragon and many more are continuously including the history-making president.

Check out the gallery above to see some of Obama’s comic book appearances and to see some rippling muscle illustrations of the heroic president.

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