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This Week In Crazy: How To Zap God Out Of Your Head

Captain America is anti-American, scientists can nuke the religion right out of your brain, and the End Times are in sight. Welcome to “This Week In Crazy.”

October 23, 2015

Box Office: ‘Ant-Man’ Tops With $58 Million, ‘Trainwreck’ Impresses With $30.2 Million

It marks Marvel’s 12th consecutive first place opening, although ‘Ant-Man’ isn’t at the level of other, bigger-name costumed heroes like Captain America, Thor, and Iron Man, all of whom performed better out of the gate with their solo adventures.

July 19, 2015

Supreme Court Cites ‘Spider-Man’ Comics — Really!

SCOTUS decision cites Amazing Fantasy No. 15: “SpiderMan,” p. 13 (1962): (“[I]n this world, with great power there must also come—great responsibility”).

June 22, 2015

Movies That Deserved Best Picture Nominations

These five films deserved an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.

February 19, 2015

As Spidey Changes, So Does America

OK, people: chill out. Breathe. Relax. Spider-Man is still white. He’ll always be white. He’s been white since that day in 1962 when Peter Parker, a high school science nerd, was bitten by that radioactive bug. In the five decades since, he’s aged about 10 years, grown and lost four extra arms, been cloned, and […]

August 10, 2011