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Ms. Marvel # 3: Inhumanly Entertaining

Ms. Marvel # 3:  Inhumanly Entertaining

Apr 22, 2014

Ms. Marvel # 3 continues the narrative of the new Ms. Marvel, Kamala: a Jersey native, Pakistani-American teenage girl with newly discovered inhuman superpowers, thanks to the terrigen bomb which dropped in Marvel’s Infinity event. Kamala must now reexamine her place in a greater American culture while deciding what to do with her powers, providing a unique perspective in Marvel continuity.

Cats + Internet = CA$H Money!

Cats + Internet = CA$H Money!

Apr 14, 2014

With How to Make Your Cat an Internet Celebrity, readers can unlock the secrets of grooming your kitty for success, creating a terrific viral video, managing your cat’s burgeoning stardom, and much more.

Wait, Who Is That?: A Comic Book Geek Explains Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Wait, Who Is That?: A Comic Book Geek Explains Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Apr 13, 2014

This article contains spoilers for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The one aspect of the recent spate of Marvel films that really has endeared them to comic book fans is how wholeheartedly they embrace their comic book-ness. The Christopher Nolan Batman films, the previous gold standard for superhero entertainment, seem almost embarrassed by their comic...

What is the Best Part of Captain America: The Winter Soldier?

What is the Best Part of Captain America: The Winter Soldier?

Apr 9, 2014

An introspective look at the intricacies of Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

Wallace and Gromit is a Little Too Punny

Wallace and Gromit is a Little Too Punny

Apr 9, 2014

If you are simply delighted and overused premises and puns, then this book is for you; otherwise, I would avoid it.

Noah, or, Bearded Captain Planet Helps the Creator Kill Everyone who Eats Meat

Noah, or, Bearded Captain Planet Helps the Creator Kill Everyone who Eats Meat

Apr 8, 2014

When he has a vision about a flood sent to destroy all life on earth, Noah knows what he must do. Together with his family, he must save two of every living animal.