Originally Posted by cherokeesam
Pretty sure Mandarin had it tattooed to be all ironic and ****.
Some folks like to mock America by hanging posters, getting tats, or painting pictures of the American flag turned upside down, or different colors, or with some different symbol on it. Mandy just used Cap's shield as an image, and put an anarchy "A" in the center instead of a star.
He's mocking America. He's "Captain Anarchy."
It's like he's playing the roll of Joker in the Ironman movies.