There have been a lot of publishers trying to make headway in the American market with European comics. I'm always heartbroken when they fail, because there are a *ton* of European comics I'd love to read, but usually what happens with these deals is that they print one or two books I'm interested in, a whole bunch I'm not real interested in, and the whole thing goes under before they get to books I want to see.
Marvel's going to give it the old college try, though, and I think that's pretty cool. Nice looking art on the books so far, too.
Oh, and Obama in South Carolina? Beating Clinton by 2-1? Awesome. Victory speech: