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Where's Black Widow? Twitter Calls Marvel Out For Excluding Her On Merch

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.03.2015 | Entertainment

When Marvel announced its official "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" line of merchandise in April, the blogosphere was quick to point out how little ...

Avengers 2: There May Just Be a Pop Epic Somewhere Inside Marvel's 'Disappointing' Age of Ultron Mega-Hit

William Bradley | Posted 07.09.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

For what's turned out to be one of the biggest hits of all-time, the not especially felicitously titled Avengers: Age of Ultron has gotten a lot less love and devotion than the numbers would suggest.

I Really, Really Want Supergirl to Be Awesome

Graham Milne | Posted 06.02.2015 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

Love it or hate it, we are living in the age of superheroes. They have burst from the pages and the fringes to cement themselves at the forefront of mainstream entertainment, and they show no sign of folding up their capes and flying out of town anytime soon.

Ultron's Black Widow Is a Complex Person -- and That Shouldn't Be News

Chelsea Stone | Posted 05.07.2015 | Entertainment
Chelsea Stone

Ultron's Black Widow is no less of a hero for falling in love or liking children. She's a complex character, but that complexity doesn't make her special--and it shouldn't.

Jeremy Renner Tries To Explain That 'Slut' Joke

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.05.2015 | Entertainment

Did Hawkeye just miss the mark again? Jeremy Renner told Conan O'Brien on Monday that he got into "Internet trouble" for his off-color joke about t...

Age of Ultron: Is the Marvel Model Sustainable?

Chad Williams | Posted 05.01.2015 | Entertainment
Chad Williams

After watching Avengers: Age of Ultron, Marvel's most recent installment, I feel that it must be considered whether or not the Marvel model is sustainable. Now, before I go on, I must say that I thoroughly enjoyed the movie while sitting in the theater and would recommend it to anyone.

Movie Review: Avengers: Age of Ultron -- The End Is Nigh

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.01.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

These feel like cinematic end times -- not in terms of Hollywood movies (that horse is already out of the barn), but in the pack-mentality, "hey, it's good enough" approach of critics to the colossus that bestrides summer movies, otherwise known as the Marvel Universe.

Mark Ruffalo Wants To Know Where All The Black Widow Merch Is

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.29.2015 | Entertainment

He said please, Marvel. Mark Ruffalo, actor and professional green giant, really wants to be a good dad and get his nieces and daughters some Black...

Chris Evans Apologizes For Calling Black Widow A 'Whore'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.23.2015 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Chris Evans released a statement to The Huffington Post apologizing for the comments he and Jeremy Renner made about Scarlett Johansson's "Ave...

Possible 'Black Widow' Spun Tangled Web Of Death

Associated Press | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 11.20.2014 | Crime

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police were looking for traces of poison in the home of a woman arrested on suspicion of killing her husband, one of six men w...

'Black Widow' Convicted In Murder Of Husband For Money Plot

Reuters | Posted 11.29.2014 | Crime

By Marice Richter FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept 29 (Reuters) - A Texas jury in what has been dubbed a "black widow" trial convicted a 45-yea...

14 Reasons Why Captain America: The Winter Soldier Is the Best Pop Movie of the Year

William Bradley | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier this month on disc and download reminds of what a terrific film it is. With some competition from its delightful Marvel Studios sibling, Guardians of the Galaxy, it's the best pop movie of the year.

Another Victory For Ariana Grande

rollingstonelogo | Posted 09.04.2014 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By STEVE KNOPPER I remember when a huge pop event like MTV’s Video Music Awards could enha...

This Iggy Azalea Cover Trades In Beats For Banjos

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment

It's pretty rare for a rap song to get a makeover that trades its beats in for banjos -- but, as it turns out, it can be amazing. You may know The ...

Rita Ora & Iggy Azalea Turn Into Pseudo-Superheroes

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment

Rita Ora and Iggy Azalea debuted the music video for their collaborative song "Black Widow," and -- surprise! -- there's acting involved. No doubt, th...

Hey, Execs Who Think Female Characters Won't Sell -- Come Marvel At Marvel

The Huffington Post | Sara Roncero-Menendez | Posted 07.21.2014 | Women

On Tuesday's episode of "The View," Marvel revealed a bombshell: Its new "Thor" series will star not a male god of Thunder, but a female one. Not a Th...

Week in Film: Captain America 2, Dom Hemingway and More

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.01.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Maybe it's because the studio movies at this time of year are so universally dreadful, but I find myself drawn to the smaller films that bite and snarl and generally have bad manners: Bad Words, The Raid 2 and, this week, Dom Hemingway.

Marvel Boss Says Female Superhero Film Won't Happen Before 2016

Posted 10.21.2013 | Entertainment

Don't expect to see Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow have her own movie before 2016. That's the word from Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige, who told Mo...

Female Golfer Bitten By Black Widow During Tournament

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.13.2013 | Sports

Her toughness is probably on par with anyone's on the golf tour. Swedish golfer Daniela Holmqvist got bitten by what was initially reported to be a...

Love to Die For (SLIDESHOW)

The Nature Conservancy in California | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green
The Nature Conservancy in California

Just for fun, we thought we'd explore the darker side of love in the wild -- with animals that are willing to die for it!

Mealbreaker: Black Widow Spider Found In Whole Foods Grapes

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.05.2012 | Home

Mealbreaker (n.): a nasty, non-edible surprise found in food while it is being eaten; often lawsuit-provoking, sometimes fabricated, always disgusting...

'Black Widow' Suspected Of Trying To Kill Another Husband

AP | Posted 10.06.2012 | Crime

SYDNEY, Nova Scotia -- A Canadian woman nicknamed the "Black Widow" for her ability to persuade grieving widowers to marry her is accused of trying to...

PHOTO: Why You Should Wash Fruit Before Eating It

Posted 08.02.2012 | Home

When Reddit user sickleshwam posted the above image, we were provided with the perfect illustration of why you should always wash your fruit befor...

Eek! Spider Invasion!

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.26.2012 | Weird News

Good thing Dylan Baumann isn't arachnophobic. Scores of venomous spiders have infested his apartment -- and six visits by the exterminator haven't fix...

Scarlett Johansson's Record-Breaking Paycheck

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.09.2012 | Entertainment

Scarlett Johansson's turn as Black Widow in "The Avengers" was so well-received that producers are willing to throw some serious cash her way for the ...