Last month, in an interview at Comic Book Resources, Marvel’s Tom Brevoort appeared to say so.
A phalanx of bloggers and Twitterers (most notably @SonofBaldwin) called him to task, and then Kurt Busiek, Phil Lamaar, Gail Simone, and a herd of fans roamed the internet debating the issue.
You may have encountered pieces of this multiplatform debate in your internet travels.
My piece of it is up now over at TheShortbox.com. You can read it here.