Soooo... Frank Cho and Milo Manara acted like immature douches. Again.
(Frank Cho is a relatively prominent comic-book artist; he acts like a douche a lot.)
Basically, superheroines should not be subjected to pornographic sketches as a 'special gift' for 'fighting censorship' in front of a room full of people.
You have stripped Jessica Drew (Spider-woman) of her dignity, her power, and her capabilities. You have literally laid her most intimate area bare to the world; and you don't seem to understand why this is a problem.
For the full story (and the offending illustration) see this article on The Mary-Sue
But Frank Cho, overall, can display all the nuances of a schoolboy writing 'boobies' on a calculator; see examples (NSFW):
(and yes, his official Twitter is 'apesandbabes')
Yes, this man draws for Marvel & DC. Yes, this is pretty exemplary of his style. No, he does not draw only for 18+, erotic, and/or Mature comics.
Frank Cho is employed on mainstream comics - the ones teenagers, and even some kids, read. He thinks this is an acceptable way to depict women.
These women rock. Watch the vid.
That's it for this week. Go out and be incredible, and know there are people in this world fighting for what's right.
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