Yeah, it's because Barack Obama is black, and a lot of liberals don't want to be called racists for criticizing Barack Obama, because they've been very, very busy accusing conservatives of being racists because we criticize Barack Obama*.
A conservative black citizens group, the National Black Republican Association (NBRA), has filed detailed articles of impeachment against Barack Obama, calling for his removal from office over the National Security Agency spying program, ...
Humor often involves the creative juxtaposition of dissimilar things, or so the experts would have us believe. And if you're doing a comic book, you can often wring some larffs from turning an unlikely figure into a superheroic type person.
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