[Movies] New The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Viral Article References Cloning and The Jackal
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 01.09.2014
A story on Miles Warren aka The Jackal…
The viral Daily Bugle website for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has released a new article. This newest one mentions Professor Miles Warren, aka the Spider-Man rogue The Jackal.
Warren was a mad scientist who was madly in love with Gwen Stacy, which led him to trying to clone her after her death in the comics. Later on, Warren cloned Peter Parker, ultimately bringing about the infamous storyline "The Clone Saga" in the 1990's.
You can read the full article by fictional Bugle reporter Ken Ellis (another character from the comics who appeared in "The Clone Saga") below:
It's either a sign of the times or a sign of the apocalypse…
Manhattan's Empire State University announced a new class for the 2014 fall semester in advanced biogenetics that will actually require the successful cloning of a living creature. Introduction to Live Cloning, taught by noted geneticist Professor Miles Warren, is the first class of its kind anywhere in the world.
When asked about the ethical aspects of teaching a class on how to clone living cells, Warren said, "Our responsibility is to educate our students and prepare them for life. For those who study genetics or biology, cloning will be a fact of life."
The ethical aspects of cloning are irrelevant to Warren, who added, "We are cloning single-celled amoeba. Maybe one day we'll work our way up to mice. There is no ethical dilemma. Save your red flag for when I start cloning co-eds…"
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opens in theaters on May 2, 2014.