Captain America as window guard spokesman

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As I was wandering around East Williamsburg in Brooklyn today, I saw this building for American Architectural Windows, which has been manufacturing, supplying and installing aluminum fenestration products to the U.S. building industry since 1983. It only makes sense, then, that they utilize Captain America as their unofficial (visual) spokesman, with his shield in one […]

Montreal caricaturist’s depiction of President Obama

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Artsology was exploring the “Old Town” streets of Montreal and came across a caricaturist who made the drawing at right, depicting President Barack Obama of the United States as “Captain America,” the superhero created by Marvel Comics. Meanwhile, he’s holding up his wife Michelle Obama, who is holding a Nobel Peace prize, while the two […]