I think it's just a joke thing, Heavy Metal Santa. It's satire about comics that try TOO hard to be dark and gritty. http://xrayvision.today.com/2009/10/12/why-we-dont-need-dark-and-gritty-reboots/
Bartimaeus - December 23, 2009, 2:36 pm,
Oh, wait, I'm wrong...just read another article. lol This is a character reboot. It's supposed to be an aged superman, but everyone is joking about how much it looks like Santa Claus. Still works for the poster though, I think.
mmmBingSoo - December 23, 2009, 3:36 pm,
lmao old superman? gawd
mmmBingSoo - December 23, 2009, 3:38 pm,
have a link to the other article cant find anything
Bartimaeus - December 23, 2009, 3:43 pm,
It's on the same page. Just click "new cracked article."