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This Alternative History Of Art Is Everything Your College Course Wasn't And More

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.30.2014 | Arts

It's possible to create a neat and tidy map tracing the progress of American art over the last 50 years. Yes, you can draw some sort of shape connecti...

Givin' 'Em Hell and Heaven: Conversations With Joe Satriani and Sebastian Bach

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Sebastian Bach: "Good titles are a dime a dozen in rock 'n' roll. Try to find a better name for a band than Skid Row. It's like, 'Wow, that's such a good name.' It's like Coca-Cola."

Two Awesome Superhero Homes With Real-Life Locations

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.28.2013 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Today would have been the 96th birthday of Jack Kirby, one of the most important and influential comic book creators of all time. His legacy is the hu...

Marvel Wins Lawsuit

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 10.08.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Spider-Man, Iron Man and The Incredible Hulk can continue to reside in Marvel's offices after a federal appeals court on Thursday rej...

The True American Gods: Comic Book Heroes

Carl Pettit | Posted 08.12.2013 | Entertainment
Carl Pettit

These fictional men and women, who wear inappropriately tight-fitting spandex costumes and only exist in our imaginations, bring hope to millions of real people on a daily basis, and have become an integral part of American cultural life and identity.

'Captain America' Co-Creator Joe Simon Is Dead

AP | MATT MOORE | Posted 02.14.2012 | Home

PHILADELPHIA — Joe Simon, who along with Jack Kirby co-created Captain America and was one of the comic book industry's most revered writers, ar...

DC's Epic Dark Fantasy: Paul Cornell Talks 'Demon Knights'

Turnstyle | Posted 11.14.2011 | Books
Turnstyle

Originally published on Turnstylenews.com, a digital information service surfacing emerging stories in news, entertainment, art and culture; powered ...

Joe Simon: Creator Of Captain America and a Living Legend

Bryan Young | Posted 09.28.2011 | Books
Bryan Young

With the release of the incredibly well-put together, amazing, thrilling Captain America movie, I think it's time to take a look at one of the unsung heroes of the character. Joe Simon created Captain America and he's a living legend.

Jack Kirby And The Real Origin Of The X-Men

Fortean Times | David Moye | Posted 09.20.2011 | Weird News

Jack Kirby, a pioneering American comic book artist, created or co-created such well-known super­heroes as Captain America, The Fantastic Four, The H...

First Spider-Man Comic Sells For HUGE Money

AP | MATT MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

PHILADELPHIA — A comic collector has been caught in Spider-Man's web, paying $1.1 million for a near-mint copy of "Amazing Fantasy" No. 15 that feat...

The Pretty Good Hulk and The New Paradigm for Superhero Movies

Erik Lundegaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erik Lundegaard

The Incredible Hulk is forging a new paradigm for superhero movies that recalls the Silver Age of comics, where the characters can't be contained by the arbitary limits of a single movie.

New Yorker Cartoon Rips Off Marvel Comic Book: Plagiarism Or "Tribute"?

New York Post | Dareh Gregorian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What is with The New Yorker's Cartoon Caption Contest? In a scene straight out "Seinfeld," the magazine is being accused of cartoon plagiarism. The ...