Wednesday, August 02, 2017

365 Days of Defiance, Day 214: Let's All Spit on the Nazis

Gabriel Jones (he of the Howling Commandos) and Peggy Carter (she of the late lamented cancelled-too-soon Marvel Cinematic Universe TV show) have been captured by the Red Skull! Who always looks so very villainous when he's portrayed by one of my favorite artists, Frank Robbins!

Panels from Captain America (1968 series) #175 (May 1975), script by Steve Englehart, pencils by Frank Robbins, inks by Frank Giacoia, colors by Stan Goldberg, letters by Tom Orzechowski

All tied up (and no place to go), how will Gabe and Peggy resist the Red Skull? Well, by the ancient art of gobbing:

Hah! Nice one, Gabe! And a scene or two later, no sooner has the Red Numbskull washed the spit off his rubber fetish mask than Peggy adds her personal touch to the situation:

The moral, and this story does have one: spit at Nazis. As often as possible. Yeah, it's as simple as that.

1 comment:

Gene Phillips said...

The other moral?

When faced with Nazis, women can spit as well as men!