Perhaps the biggest fallacy that some young people grow up believing is the idea that you need money, smarts, power or beauty to be an Avenger or superhero.
Reviewed this week: Lazarus #16, All-New X-Men #40, Guardians of the Galaxy # 26, Convergence #3
‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ brings Marvel’s Phase Two to a fittingly spectacular climax. No doubt, it is fun. But how much spectacle starts to be too much?
How much of the magic we feel in a place is from the reality and how much is from the fiction and pop culture that portrays that place?
In ‘Beauty’s Kingdom’ Anne Rice has built an erotic domain around freedom, choice, and assent. It is a safe place from which to find one’s own sensual path.
As much as I loved Issue #2 of Convergence, Mark Millar’s ‘Chrononauts’ (penciled by Sean Gordon Murphy) is a rip-roaring, rollicking good time!
‘Confessions of a Heretic’ reveals a man as vulnerable and limited as the rest of us yet who has created some of the very finest of modern metal music.
Daredevil is truly worth watching, whether you do so in a weekend or spread the episodes out.
‘The Silent Girls’ is the proverbial page-turner that not only mystery buffs will stay up late devouring but even literary snobs could probably appreciate.
The long-awaited ‘The Scarlet Gospels’ delivers all the gore and gravitas that a fan of Clive Barker or the Hellraiser mythos could possibly want.
‘Convergence’ is the big publishing event that’s dominating the comic market this week. Will this be the event that DC needs to restore order to its universe?
Bro, love Matt Fraction & David Aja’s run on Hawkeye? Then Diamond Select’s Marvel Select Avenging Hawkeye is the figure for you, bro!
With ‘Echo 8,’ Sharon Lynn Fisher is truly beginning to hit her stride. The action is tighter than in her previous book and the romance, better integrated.
As much as I have not been a fan of the Inhumans, what I can say is that out of all the Marvel properties, they have remained fairly constant.
Avril Lavigne is the latest of celebrities to have revealed that she has Lyme Disease. Here are 15 other public figures who either have or have had it.