Nobody Is More Upset About the Punisher Cancellation Than Eminem Is

TVGuide.com | 2/21/2019 | Amanda Bell
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No one is more upset about Netflix's cancellation of Marvel's The Punisher than Eminem is. No one.

Sure, he probably should've seen it coming. The streaming service had been steadily axing all of its MCU series since last October, and the rise of Disney+ all but ensured that The Punisher's second season would be its last. Even the showrunner and actors saw it coming long before the official announcement, which earned little more than a groan from anyone paying attention. But that didn't stop Marshall Mathers from having a very polite Twitter meltdown about it on Wednesday.

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The rapper took Netflix to task over the decision to cancel the show, writing that the streaming service was "blowing it."

His tweet on its own is enough to earn some chuckles, considering how much contempt can be read into his use of polite lingo like "dear" and "sincerely" and how deadly serious he is about it all with those all-caps and direct @-ing techniques. For those who are surprised to see Em stanning so hard about The Punisher, though, Slim Shady's actually got a pretty long history of open Frank Castle adulation that makes his reaction here even more endearing.

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