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Superman Renounces US Citizenship
3 years ago
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Superman gives up U.S. citizenship
Man of Steel becomes man of the world
CBC News
Posted: Apr 30, 2011 2:25 PM ET
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2011 3:22 PM ET

Superman is giving up his American citizenship in the latest issue of the comic book series.

The 900th issue by DC comics has the superhero in Tehran standing in support of protesters demonstrating against their government. His action causes the Iranian government to believe he was sent there by the White House.

When presidential advisers express their disapproval, Superman decides he will renounce his U.S. citizenship at the UN while affirming his desire to fight crime from a global perspective.

"I'm tired of having my actions construed as instruments of U.S. policy," declares the cartoon crime fighter.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/offbeat/story/2011/04/30/superman-citizenship.html

 



This post was modified from its original form on 30 Apr, 13:53
3 years ago

Maybe soon Superman will team up with Ziggy Marley's MarijuanaMan!

3 years ago

"I'm tired of having my actions construed as instruments of U.S. policy," declares the cartoon crime fighter.

 

Superman should have avoided entangling aliances with foreign countries

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