When the last governor of Texas to run for president was asked who his favorite philosopher was, George W. Bush famously offered up Jesus, whose teachings he seems to have misunderstood. After hearing Rick Perry celebrate his role as the #1 executioner in the land in last week’s GOP debate, it became clear he looks for philosophical guidance from Frank Castle, aka The Punisher. But while the Punisher sticks to only murdering scumbags, Perry’s 234 confirmed kills contain at least one innocent man.
The cover is based on Punisher: War Zone #1 by John Romita, Jr., but without the 300 bullet casings.
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