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q news: Captain America twist sets the internet on fire

q news correspondent Mitch Pollock scans the latest arts and entertainment headlines to keep you in the know.
In the latest issue of Captain America it is revealed that the all-American hero is secretly a member of HYDRA. The outrage online was swift. (Marvel )

q news correspondent Mitch Pollock scans the latest arts and entertainment headlines to keep you in the know.

  • The Weeknd, Belly refuse to share Jimmy Kimmel stage with Donald Trump. Belly, the Canadian hip-hop artist, made this statement:

"For me, being Muslim and being somebody that appreciates my access here in America, I love the fact that I'm able to be here. To play my part in this business is a privilege and a beautiful thing. The fact that I could lose that ability through the actions of someone such as Donald Trump isn't right to me. At all."

  • A growing number of prominent authors — Stephen King, Cheryl Strayed, Junot Diaz — are attaching their names to an open letter to the American people that opposes the candidacy of Donald Trump.
  • A new twist in the Captain America series has set the internet on fire: the ol' Captain has actually been a double agent this whole time? 

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