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Thieves Steal 500 #Comics In A Smash-And-Grab Hitaken

According to Comicbookresources, thiefs entered Alpha Comics in Calgary, Alberta, early Thursday, and took more than 500 comic books and trade paperbacks, in a garbage bag. 95 more words


We don't need another (Yorkshire) Hero...

I’ve got plenty of plans to post more blogs about the pull of Disney, Marvel, DC Comics and their marketing prowess. About the guilty crimes that they should all atone for when it comes to failing to effectively combat gender stereotyping (especially that Disney crew…) but just for today – let’s have a bit of non-political, family induced fun: 493 more words

Families And Parenting

Comic books come of age at the Art Gallery of Windsor

With superheroes ruling cinema screens and graphic novels earning literary awards, the influence of comic books on popular culture has never been more apparent — including right here in Windsor-Essex. 424 more words


Superman: Truth, Justice, & the Asian American Way

On the eve of June and the post-Convergence DC Universe next week, we are in breathless anticipation to see the new, more diverse DC Universe… 239 more words


Their Own Heroes

I grew up admiring superheroes. My first roller coaster was based on The Hulk. My first PG-13 movie was Spider-Man (played by Tobey Maguire), and many of my mornings were spent watching Batman cartoons. 222 more words

TV Discussion: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow

When I first heard that the CW was producing a spinoff of Arrow and The Flash, I wasn’t quite sure what to think. The early information about this potential series was very vague, so I let it slid off my radar. 127 more words