- Oct 25, 2017
Wendig has been outspoken about his liberal political views on Twitter. Earlier this month he drew the attention of well-known conservative personalities such as filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza and Ben Shapiro with a series of tweets surrounding the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who had been accused of sexual assault. His firing comes after Marvel Studios parent company Disney fired James Gunn as director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3over old, offensive tweets that had been resurfaced by conservative personalities.