As a staunch comic book fan and even stauncher liberal, this excited me greatly
Please don't sell out please don't sell out PLEASE don't sell out before I get to Midtown Comics on Wednesday!! I don't care if it's some stupid marketing move, I waaaaannntssss.
Here's Marvel’s Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada on the matter,
When we heard that President-Elect Obama is a collector of Spider-Man comics, we knew that these two historic figures had to meet in our comics’ Marvel Universe. Historic moments such as this one can be reflected in our comics because the Marvel Universe is set in the real world. A Spider-Man fan moving into the Oval Office is an event that must be commemorated in the pages of 'Amazing Spider-Man.'
Hat Tip: Slashfilm