Therefore, a politician must be able to strike fear into their hearts. I shall become… Ron Paul! Well, that’s how it could have happened, anyway. Ron Paul tells ComixMix that his favorite superhero is the “Berlin Batman,” aka “Baruch Wayne,” from an Elseworlds story by the awesome Paul Pope.
In a tale now notorious among libertarians, Pope had his bohemian alternate-universe Batman rescue the manuscript for Ludwig von Mises’ Human Action from the Nazis. Given that Ron Paul’s major fund-raising coup was itself linked to V for Vendetta, this may make him Our Comic-Bookiest Presidential Candidate.