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Icon of the Fight Against ISIS

The Punisher’s journey from the mind of a Californian comic-book writer to the battle for Tikrit has been a long one. He was created 40 years ago as an anti-hero cameo for a Feb. 1974 edition of The Amazing Spider-Man. More From The Brief: #FullNewsAudioAvailable


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