At Fan Expo Canada Stan Lee responded to a question about a Black Widow movie: »
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OK, no marauding teenagers launching guerrilla attacks on occupying Commie forces ("Wolverines!"). But in the Cold War 1950s, the government was truly concerned about a Soviet attack on Alaska — "an airborne invasion involving bombing and the dropping of paratroopers," one FBI memo said »
Scientists contributing to a recent, peer reviewed book on the 9 000 skeleton known as Kennewick man have come to some interesting conclusions about his origins. They say that he was a seal hunter who likely came from either Alaska or possibly all the way from Asia.
Kennewick Man's remains have long been the subject… »
Happy Labor Day! For the American ODeckers, anyway. I am celebrating by taking a vacation! Huzzah! But that means my Outlander recap will be late. So I thought I'd do a quick post in case anyone wanted to chat about this week's episode, and just couldn't wait! »
I was researching Wonder Woman trivia on Wikipedia for another post, reminiscing about those '70s issues where WW lost her powers because the Amazons moved to another dimension, opened a "mod" clothing boutique, and fought crime as a white-pants-suited karate woman under the tutelage of her blind Chinese martial arts… »
My thesis is on women in the horror genre, so I'm logging in a lot of hours watching the "Monster of the Week" episodes of The X-Files.
I remember watching this show with my parents as a kid, and how integral Scully was to my childhood. Scully is a skeptic, MD, and FBI agent. Scully is still who I want to be when I… »
I ask because honestly, I hardly ever play any games these days. Maybe I'm getting old and the culture is changing, but I haven't really been able to get into or stick with anything lately. »
I went out with a friend tonight and we got on the topic of Spiderwoman cover. He couldn't understand why there was outrage, because Spiderwoman has always been this way. She's always been sexual, etc. That the outraged was misplaced. »