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Just Another Day On The Job For Man In Superman Shirt Who Saved Baby From Fire

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 04.14.2014 | Good News

One man proved that there is a superhero in all of us. During a large fire at a Dallas, Texas, apartment complex, Tori Phillips came to the rescue ...

3 Burning Questions for 'Batman vs. Superman'

Colin Liotta | Posted 04.11.2014 | Entertainment
Colin Liotta

While I'm certain the Man of Steel sequel will be a cash cow for the studio, I worry that the film will fall well short of fans' expectations and put the future of the DC Universe in jeopardy.

This Scene Would Have Totally Changed 'Gravity'

Posted 04.03.2014 | Entertainment

Because writing about "Gravity" didn't end with the Oscars, here's a (fake) alternate opening scene for the movie, where Sandra Bullock's character, D...

Russell Crowe Won't Return For Batman-Superman Crossover

Posted 04.02.2014 | Entertainment

Anyone hoping to see Russell Crowe reprise his role as Jor-El in the forthcoming Batman-Superman crossover movie will have to keep their fingers cross...

5 Craziest Crimes Of The Week

Newser | Posted 03.28.2014 | Crime

A not-so-appropriately dressed DUI suspect and a mom who maybe isn't the greatest role model make the list: ...

Superman Artwork Featuring JFK Finally Finds Home In His Boston Museum

AP | PAIGE SUTHERLAND | Posted 03.21.2014 | Arts

BOSTON (AP) — Superman has finally soared into the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. Legendary comic book artist Al Plasti...

WATCH: The Man Of Steel Wears A GoPro

Posted 03.17.2014 | Entertainment

Who hasn't imagined themselves donning Superman's cape, getting a running start, blasting off into the air and weaving through city skyscrapers? It's ...

Elderly Superheroes Prove There's No Reason To Fear Aging

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 03.13.2014 | Entertainment

Superheroes such as Wonder Woman, Batman and Superman seem to defy aging, managing to remain spry, taut and youthful for decades. The rest of us wish ...

Suburban Blues: Memories of a Late Baby Boomer

Tim Koechlin | Posted 03.11.2014 | Fifty
Tim Koechlin

We slept with our bedroom windows open and our blankets at our feet. We heard the conversations of passing teenagers and lovers through the windows, and we heard the drone and swoosh of the occasional traffic. We could hear the ballgame on someone else's radio.

The Worst Generation(s)

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.24.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Even as Boomers wallowed in the glories that were the films of the 1970s, we took all the wrong lessons from them.

Mike Ryan

'The Lego Movie' Is Awesome

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 02.04.2014 | Entertainment

There was a collective “ugh” that hit the Internet the day “The Lego Movie” was announced as something that was actually going to happen. It w...

15 More Things 'Seinfeld' Can Reunite For

Oren Mendez | Posted 04.04.2014 | Comedy
Oren Mendez

1. The first sketch for Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show, coming back to New York 2. Vegan campaign ad - "Forget Steaks, Have A Big Salad" 3. Comme...

Superman Recites From The Bell Jar

Francis Levy | Posted 04.05.2014 | Arts
Francis Levy

"Superman Recites Selections from 'The Bell Jar' and Other Works by Sylvia Plath" from l999 is one of the video installations in the Mike Kelley exhi...

Santa Claus and Climate Change: A Letter to My Grandkids

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

This disaster has long been coming. Back in the early 2000s, Arctic sea ice extent and volume started to drop rapidly -- even more rapidly than scientists anticipated -- due to the rapid warming of the planet caused by the burning of fossil fuels, especially coal.

Weighing in on Wonder Woman

Graham Milne | Posted 02.18.2014 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

Too often in the past, we've seen them screw it up...by refusing to invest female action heroes with humanizing nuance, by writing them as archetypes instead of as people. Broad caricatures who have to lose what makes them women in order to compete on the same playing field as men.

The Power of Good Storytelling

Isaac Zablocki | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Isaac Zablocki

When my wife and I were trying to think of a name for our son, we debated and quarreled over a few possibilities.

Still Need Halloween Inspiration?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.31.2013 | Weird News

For the first time ever Geeks are Sexy made its way to MCM London Comic Con. You might not look as awesome as some of these cosplayers, but these ...

The Immigrant Experience Through Comics

AP | THOMAS ADAMSON | Posted 10.15.2013 | Latino Voices

PARIS -- PARIS (AP) — Superman and Asterix have more in common than meets the eye, according to a new exhibit at Paris' Immigration History Museum. ...

My Friend Jack, the Unmasked Hero

Shane Jordan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Shane Jordan

This year Jack is removing all the masks. He is taking off his the capes and cloaks, the make-up and the wigs.

The Middle East Conundrum: Why the Stakes Are Higher

Gil Laroya | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics
Gil Laroya

For many, the question of why we should spend so much effort abroad when we have our own problems is emphasized by the lack of financial security where we live. If we can't even stabilize our own standard of living, then why bother stabilizing someone else's?

Happy 20th Birthday, 'Lois & Clark'!

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 09.12.2013 | TV

"Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman" premiered 20 years ago on September 12, 1993. On the ABC series, Teri Hatcher starred as Lois L...

Despite What You Heard, Ben Affleck Is Not Playing the Role of Batman

Galanty Miller | Posted 11.09.2013 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

Bruce Wayne is a bland, boring, white guy with good hair. I've seen Ben Affleck in a lot of movies. He can absolutely play a bland, boring, white guy with good hair.

Modern Myths in Movies and What's Missing

Clarence Haynes | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Clarence Haynes

The current trend of superhero/fantasy/sci-fi films can be seen as a form of modern mythology -- grand out-of-the-ordinary tales inspired by human experience like lore of old, with this newer crop of stories heavily influenced by big entertainment corporate interests.

Batman Fans Care About Batman

Darryl Woodard | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment
Darryl Woodard

Ever since last week Batman fans, and seemingly most superhero fans, are all reeling from disbelief from the latest casting announcement for the Batman role in the sequel to Man of Steel.

DC Comics Kills the Heroes and Lets the Villains Take Over

Bryan Young | Posted 10.26.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Young

DC Comics was gracious enough to provide us with some exclusive artwork from the coming story lines, kicking off with this weeks conclusion to The Trinity War.