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Marvel Takes Spider-Man to Cuba, But Illustrates the Wrong Flag

After 2015 brought more than 3.5 million tourists – including Usher, Francis Ford Coppola, and Anthony Bourdain – to Cuba, even fictional characters are getting in on the action. In Marvel’s Amazing Spider-Man 1.2, Peter Parker heads to Cuba in a private plane, according to Bleeding Cool.

However, the comic starts off on the wrong foot. In the first panel, Spider-Man is definitely looking at a Puerto Rican flag. (The writer of this comic is Puerto Rican-born Jose Molina, so we’re not really sure how this happened.)

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It’s an unfortunate slip up, because the comic does its best to portray the realities that Cubans continue to face despite the country’s renewed relations with the United States. Spider-Man gets schooled on everything from the health care system to freedom of speech – things that often get overshadowed by stories about Cuba’s tourism potential.

Check out some of the comic, which is out now, below:

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(H/T Bleeding Cool)