Triple Canopy – Mr. Freedom Speaks by Triple Canopy
Wayne Koestenbaum and Benjamin Tiven’s Notes on Mr. Freedom (2011) gets to the heart of American imperialism and superhero jockstraps. “You can start your wars all right, but you needed us to finish it,” Mr. Freedom says. “What did it get us? Gratitude? My ass. I’ll tell you what we got out of it all. You’re clappy, crappy sicknesses. Your doubt. Your hate. You infected us. Now nobody believes in nothing anymore. Nobody loves nobody.”