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Schwarzenegger’s Cartoon Reinvention

Posted on Mar 30, 2011

Talk about building a brand: He’s played an action hero and a president, and now Arnold Schwarzenegger is starring in his own combination comic book and cartoon franchise, clearly the logical next step for California’s former governor. Really, Stan Lee?  —KA

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Called The Governator, it is a version of Schwarzenegger after he has left the Governor’s office and becomes a crime fighter, Lee told EW. The Governator will run operations out of a secret high-tech crime-fighting center (aka Arnold Cave) under his house in Brentwood and will have a fleet of super vehicles and a closet full of “Super Suits” at his disposal. He will be surrounded by a gallery of sidekicks, including a 13-year-old computer whiz, and supervillains, including G.I.R.L.I.E Men, named after another Arnold-ism.

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By Peter Knopfler, April 1, 2011 at 5:33 pm Link to this comment

Inherit the wind; mentions a lot of names none were
immigrants, all grew up with English and none have
Arnold´s success.
I notice how no one gives him credit for starting
from below zero and with results, Blow everyone away,
Noticed How no one here gives him credit, IMMIGRANT
When it comes to immigration America Stuck on stupid
let some immigrant who can´t speak English kick your
American Butts, So much For the English speaking
American, immigrants given level playing field are no
match for the lazy remote control obese Americans.
Communist China will eat America Alive!2012 Year of

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By Inherit The Wind, April 1, 2011 at 1:38 pm Link to this comment

It’s hard to be a successful cartoon governor when the competition is:
Chris Christie
Scott Walker
Rick Scott
John Kasich
Nicky Haley
Jan Brewer
Rick Perry
Haley Barbour
Ex-gov Sarah Palin!

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By Big B, April 1, 2011 at 7:54 am Link to this comment

Like every gov of calif. since reagan, arnold marches out of the governors office on a road of bones.

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By SarcastiCanuck, March 31, 2011 at 9:51 am Link to this comment
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Aren’t most politicians these days cartoon characters anyways.Hopefully they’ll show SuperPalin in a really tight bodysuit…

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By Peter Knopfler, March 31, 2011 at 9:21 am Link to this comment

I find it amusing That Arnold comes from Gratz
Austria No English, starts with his body, gets a real
Estate licence and srtarts to learn how to make MONEY
World not just America or Austria in the World. He
builds a shopping center, makes a million diollars
before He won Mr. Olympia, still can´t speak english
properly. Hollywood is attracted to his body and
starts to make movies are this and Arnold now the
Presidents national fitness consultant because
corporations-fast food turned the public into PIGS
HOGS and OBESITY.No Brain food for the public. Then
HE decides to run for office treats it like a body
contest and wins against this fat useless public.
Arnold was a American dream winner Immigrant, and
this PISSES the locals off. Back to The Movie Knowing
the idiot public can´t wait to see how he kicks this
one off. Austrian Phoenix, From the House of Hapsburg
becomes the American Eagle of California the largest
population in the USA! AN IMMIGRANT. Is this success
only in America maybe if your not part of the no
brain obese which NOW is 64% of You, America. It´s
not hard, with a Good body and sound mind and Hard
Work. Arnold grew up under the Austrian Flag before
1955, where the Eagle with broken chains meant, We
broke our chains with hard work. THE AMERICAN DREAM

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By getreal1, March 31, 2011 at 7:03 am Link to this comment

Schwarzenegger has never had any interest in anything except himself and his tribe, like most public “servants”. It all boils down to America’s poor education system which creates stupid, uninformed voters.

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By Robespierre115, March 31, 2011 at 1:19 am Link to this comment

This is pretty idiotic and almost offensive to Californians. Arnold left the state a decaying Banana Republic, pretty soon public libraries will be extinct and areas like the Central Valley will be wastelands like something out of “The Road.”

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By Peter Knopfler, March 30, 2011 at 9:19 pm Link to this comment

Why not, can you think of something better to do.
Hollow wood treated Arnold well,  so why not!

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