Solid Take: ‘Captain Marvel’ Features The Most Important Action Sequence In MCU History

I agree with almost all of this by Jason Tabrys. And as a student of the Jesus tradition, the coming into power resonates on an allegorical level. That said, I don't think Marvel will let Carol be the full answer to Thanos. The remaining Avengers are going to......spoilers ahead....... ....they are going to..... Time travel. … Continue reading Solid Take: ‘Captain Marvel’ Features The Most Important Action Sequence In MCU History

When Clark Kent Quit the Daily Planet

"I was taught to believe you could use words to change the course of rivers -- that even the darkest secrets would fall under the harsh light of the sun...But facts have been replaced by opinions. Information has been replaced by entertainment. Reporters have become stenographers. I can't be the only one who's sick of … Continue reading When Clark Kent Quit the Daily Planet

Chris Sims On Why It’s Better to be Robin and The Choose Your Own Adventure Book Where Batman Always Dies

When I was a kid, I totally checked this book out of my elementary school library. From Comics Alliance's Chris Sims: Considering that I grew up to be the world's leading Batmanologist, it might be a surprise to learn that when I was kid, I never really wanted to be Batman. I always wanted to … Continue reading Chris Sims On Why It’s Better to be Robin and The Choose Your Own Adventure Book Where Batman Always Dies

Wait, What?: Racist Comics Edition (There’s No Way Aquaman Is More Popular than John Stewart)

This post is from 2012.  A lot has changed since then.  If you're landing here post-2018, Aquaman is very likely more popular than John Stewart in your current timeline. John Stewart should be the JLA's Green Lantern and the iconic alpha Lantern of the DCU.  Put Hal back in the Corps and promote John back … Continue reading Wait, What?: Racist Comics Edition (There’s No Way Aquaman Is More Popular than John Stewart)