Walter Mencken 11 a.m., May 24
A closer look at the posters for Skyfall and Lincoln
I dunno, guys — some people are all, "Hey, that's in pretty poor taste," but I'm feeling like there's maybe something to work with here...
James Bond...Britain's greatest living weapon...sent back in time...to assassinate George Washington and the rest of the Founding Fathers...and prevent the American Revolution...but when an escaped chimp presses the wrong button on the time machine...[record scratch]...
Yeah, maybe it was just in poor taste.
UPDATE - Just thought of a possible tagline here: "Sic semper tyrannus who aren't Her Majesty!"
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