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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Nabs Superhero Comic Book Character

*Insert superhero theme song here.*

Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has secured more than just her seat in the House of Representatives because now, the first-time rep has obtained a feature character in a new political comic book.

Devil Due Comics announced (Feb. 22) a team of artists had rallied together to bring the "mother of all one-off commemorative comics," Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez And The Freshman Force.

"It’s no secret that AOC has been made the unofficial leader of the new school and has sparked new life into Washington," Josh Blaylock, the publisher of Devil's Due Comics, said. “And that’s reflected in the enthusiasm we received from so many contributing artists.”

The comic book's creators have reveled Ocasio-Cortez will “engage in a series of super-heroic mini-adventures, taking on the GOP establishment from within." The Chicago-based comic company also revealed that this "anthology comic satirically skewers everyone from President Trump to his near-endless team of morally-compromised Republican cronies,” The Hill wrote.

The first issue, titled "New Party: Who Dis?,” takes obvious inspiration from the effervescent democratic representative, who offered a response to Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) after the politician publicly discredited the 29-year-old's position in politics.

The new book is expected to hit shelves May 15, just 10 years after the “Barack the Barbarian” comic series, which was originally aimed to recount the "bone-crushing exploits of our 44th President.”

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As part of the celebratory activities that took place after the debut of Us, Jay-Z decided to partake in the words of felicitations and congratulated director Jordan Peele for another cinematic feat. On Sunday (March 24), Mr. Carter issued a statement on the achievement, as posted by Roc Nation's Twitter account.

"For US by US. Congrats on the #1 movie in the world," the "Moonlight" rapper said. In a past interaction, Peele said Jay-Z helped him to get over the notion of a sophomore slump when he worried about another stellar follow-up to Get Out. In an interview with MTV News, Peele remembered Jay-Z stating, "It doesn't matter, you already did that."

According to Variety, Us (MonkeyPaw Productions), raked in $70 million at the domestic box office last weekend (March 22). The horror film stars VIBE cover star Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong'o, Elizabeth Moss, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and more.

On the topic of featuring a black family at the center of this film, Peele said to VIBE that it'll open up new perspectives of what an African-American unit looks like onscreen. “To be able to normalize this idea of representation in film, we have to be ready to represent the spectrum of where we are as African-Americans," Peele said. "I hope it’s therapeutic to be able to see a black family buy a boat in a movie, to be able to play the good guy and the bad guy, and not have it be a movie that has to be about race. I think that’s good within our community, and it’s good for the outside communities to be able to see — don’t put us in boxes.”

"For US by US. Congrats on the #1 movie in the world." - Hov pic.twitter.com/Dbk1R1y2dp

— Roc Nation (@RocNation) March 24, 2019

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Barack And Michelle Obama Congratulate Jennifer Lopez And Alex Rodriguez On Engagement

The news of Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez's recent engagement has received some serious love from the former POTUS and FLOTUS.

Taking to Twitter to post the presidential sincerity, A-Rod showed off the handwritten note from Michelle and Barack Obama. “This means the world to us. #44," the engaged couple captioned the image. The note also offered marital advice to the couple.

“Jennifer & Alex -- Michelle and I just wanted to congratulate you on your engagement. After 26 years together, we can say that whatever challenges life may bring, sharing them with someone you love makes it all better. All the best, Barack Obama.”

This means the world to us. #44 pic.twitter.com/TyIQTMAOpW

— Alex Rodriguez (@AROD) March 22, 2019

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Earlier this month (March 9), Rodriguez proposed to Lopez with a diamond ring reportedly worth more than a million dollars. The pair dated for two years.

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