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What Happens When You Combine Superheroes And The 'Golden Girls'? Magic!

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

This week is shaping up to be absolutely golden. First news broke that the NYC City Council approved over $3 millon in funding for the creation of ...

Why Superman Is The Best Superhero

Larry Tye | Posted 08.16.2012 | Books
Larry Tye

The most enduring American hero of the last century is someone who lived half his life in disguise and the other half as the world's most recognizable man. He is not Jack Kennedy or Joltin' Joe DiMaggio, Batman or Jerry Seinfeld, although all of them were inspired by him.

An Interview With Superman's New Writer!

Bryan Young | Posted 08.11.2012 | Books
Bryan Young

Word came to me late last week that a brand new team will take over one of DC's biggest characters, Superman. They announce officially tonight, but we have the scoop in advance.

PHOTOS: New England's 7 Weirdest Roadside Landmarks

Peter Mandel | Posted 08.05.2012 | Travel
Peter Mandel

I've focused my picks on man-made monoliths that are enormous enough to make you grab for your camera and text message friends.

Holy Special, Batman! DC Comics Gets 'Robot Chicken' Treatment

Posted 04.25.2012 | TV

DC Comics characters are getting the "Robot Chicken" treatment in a new Cartoon Network special. According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Robot Chicken" ...

Universal Soldiers: Conversations With Donovan and Tommy Roe

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.05.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"The Beatles and I went to India for ourselves at first because fame had become extraordinarily overwhelming. We turned to ourselves in a way by going to the ashram, learning about ourselves, de-stressing our incredible nervous systems that had been shocked by enormous fame."

PHOTO: Superman Gets A New Look

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 03.30.2012 | Entertainment

The new Superman logo has appeared on Warner Brother's "Man of Steel" Facebook page in their quest to keep at least a trickle of Superman excitement p...

Finally President Obama Utters That Freighted Oil-Drenched Word "SPECULATION"

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.08.2012 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

This surprising aside while sermonizing us with the usual exculpatory rhetoric emanating from the White House that "...what I've said about gas prices is that there is no silver bullet ..." to high, ever higher gasoline prices.

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WATCH: People Make Like Superman Outside Of Car Windows

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 02.25.2012 | Weird News

Planking -- the act of making one's body as stiff as a board in bizarre enviroments -- was popular last summer, but the fad has since died, leaving an...

Superman Goes Porn

Chava Tombosky | Posted 04.25.2012 | Parents
Chava Tombosky

This morning I'm making a French toast breakfast when I peer up towards the television and see a vision that nearly knocks me off my feet.

'Smallville' Is Back!?

Zap2It | Posted 02.09.2012 | TV

Good news, "Smallville" fans! While the show is done for good (and we couldn't have asked for a better series finale last May) Bryan Q. Miller, a writ...

Superman, Batman, Other Superheroes Fight Famine In Africa

Posted 01.24.2012 | Impact

As the famine and drought in Africa continue to rage, DC Entertainment is turning to its strongest superheroes to help the 13 million people in need o...

6 Teenage Inventors Who Changed The World

www.cracked.com | Posted 01.01.2012 | Home

Every elementary school kid has doodled a superhero on the back of a notebook at some point. But we're guessing your sloppy depiction of "Butt Man" di...

Does Continuity Exist In Modern Comics?

Gary Roszko | Posted 02.18.2012 | Home
Gary Roszko

Taken with a sense of disbelief, superheroes live in a world of constant danger. A day off is always just out of reach. Even a day at the beach brings up bad memories of a Sandman/Hydroman team-up. And the Waynes couldn't even enjoy a quiet night at the theater.

Stop Searching for Super

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 02.12.2012 | Home
Howard Steven Friedman

My thoughts on Superfoods, Superman, and Super Committees are pretty much the same. It's nice to pretend that there are simple solutions to complicated problems but I live in the real world.

Smile Jack!!! This Is Why Dwight Howard Will Be a Los Angeles Laker

Troy Hudson | Posted 02.09.2012 | Sports
Troy Hudson

In my studies I've come across a few interesting trends that may prove that Superman II will indeed be sporting a Lakers jersey and hoisting up the world championship hardware at seasons end.

Smallville -- The Complete Series: Myth, Metaphor, and the Man of Steel

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.29.2012 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

After spending most of the last week digging into the complete series set containing all ten seasons of the proto-Superman skein, I'm struck by how, despite sloppy storytelling techniques and narrative cul-de-sacs, none of that particularly mattered.

WATCH: Nic Cage's Stolen Comic Expected To Shatter Record Price

Posted 11.29.2011 | Arts

Nicolas Cage has had his fair share of eccentric purchases in the past, from luxury dinosaur bones to a pyramid tomb to a $150,000 comic book. It turn...

Dark Horse Comics and Imprint Sequential Pulps Writer Teams Up With Artist Tim Burgard for New Tarzan

Alexandra Holzer | Posted 01.28.2012 | Weird News
Alexandra Holzer

Come take a leap with me into the mind of a real-life veteran comic book man...beware you may end up in one of his novels so be nice and get yourself one of his books!

WATCH: Superman Fans Worldwide Save Disabled Man’s Stolen Comic Book Collection

Posted 11.18.2011 | Impact

In true superhero fashion, fans around the world swooped in to help a lifelong Superman devotee rebuild his stolen comic book collection and put the t...

Superman's Secret Identity Crisis

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.07.2012 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

A big reason why we continue to find the character so interesting is his role as a kind of cultural arbiter in our society, with an elastic appeal that makes him ripe for reinvention generation after generation.

DC Comics Paid HOW MUCH For Superman Rights?

Comic book culture, news, humor, commentary, and reviews | Posted 12.25.2011 | Entertainment

An astonishing artifact from the beginnings of American comics history was unearthed this week, the check written by DC Comics to Jerry Siegel and Joe...

The 7 Most Overrated Curses

Mark Juddery | Posted 12.23.2011 | Home
Mark Juddery

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New 'Device' Lets You See Through Walls

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.18.2011 | Technology

If you were ever a fan of any of the "Superman" television series on TV over the years, you know that X-Ray vision was always one of the superhero's m...

Filipino Man Undergoes Plastic Surgery To Look Like Superman

Posted 12.06.2011 | Entertainment

When producer Christopher Nolan and director Zach Snyder set about to find the man who would be their Superman, they cast a wide net, reeling in "Immo...