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The former Superboy and New 52 casualty's fate will be brought up in the current Detective Comics arc focusing on Tim Drake.DC Comics' the New 52 may have reinvented some characters well, but the ratio between pros and cons heavily favored more the cons. Amongst the heaviest hit were those of the original Young Justice. All the members had their origins radicalized to edgier tones and barely resembled the character they once were over in Teen Titans. None so much then Superboy…
10.07 / 20:42
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"Capstone" event reunites Black Bolt and MedusaSource: Inhumans reveal at NYCC: “Judgment Day” is comingAt the Cup O' Joe Presents Marvel Legacy: Avengers panel today during New York Comic Con (NYCC), Marvel announced a non-Avenger-y title: Inhumans: Judgment Day. Don't worry too much though, the new title is a one-shot, and is meant as a "capstone" story to the tale that started with Inhumans Prime, explains writer Al Ewing:"This is where Royals has been building since the very beginning" …
10.07 / 20:42
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The Baychimo encased in Alaskan ice. Photograph: The Hougan Group     She did not sink.  She was spotted numerous times over the next few decades. Does the SS Baychimo still sail the seas without a captain or crew?  No one knows for... Read more The post The mystery of a ghost ship, whereabouts unknown appeared first on Caleb and Linda Pirtl…
10.07 / 13:15
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A tender tale of one woman’s search for her true identity Ties That Bind is one woman’s quest to find out the truth involving her adoption. Secrets can’t remain hidden forever. At what lengths would you go to find out the... Read more The post Daily Review: Ties That Bind by Debbie White appeared first on Caleb and Linda Pirtl…
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And that’s the reason I wrote my Memoir of Sorts. HE WAS A man growing old before his time and facing death. It was inevitable, and Harold knew it. I sat with him on death row in the Texas prison. He couldn’t remember the... Read more The post Every stranger has a story to tell. appeared first on Caleb and Linda Pir…
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Very funny, well written and full of little surprises. Great characters in wacky situations. Steph Garvey has been married to husband Si for 24 years.  Steph thought they were soulmates.  Until recently.  Surely one’s soulmate shouldn’t... Read more The post Daily Review: Flings and Arrows by Debbie Viggiano appeared first on Caleb and Linda Pirtle…
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The Broken Obelisk sculpture in front of Houston's famed Rothko Chapel. It is a tranquil and meditative environment inspired by the abstruse mural canvases of the Russian-born Rothko. I know why we read books. But how do we judge... Read more The post The reason books imitate art appeared first on Caleb and Linda…
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Was Bob Dylan right—that when you’ve got nothing, you’ve got nothing to lose?…
10.07 / 08:41
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What were you expecting I'd review SOMETHING ELSE? Tough luck!* You want more movie reviews from Zechs? Do you want to dictate what movies he has to see? Well, check out our Patreon and see the several tiers you can inflict upon him.   What? Expecting me to review that OTHER movie that came out this weekend? Well, apparently no one wants me to review it. Or else they would have voted on the Patreon. I gave you an entire week. But NOPE. Not even for a single dollar to vote.…
10.07 / 07:37
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So why even have the panel?Source: Comics BeatDC is hosting a Young Animal/Vertigo panel on Saturday, but instead of waiting until the panel, the publisher went ahead and revealed the new titles from both imprints. The biggest news is Milk Wars, a weekly crossover event between Young Animal and the DCU.The two new books from Vertigo include Motherlands from Si Spurrier and Rachael Stott and Deathbed from Joshua…
10.07 / 07:37
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This will be Michael B. Jordan's third superhero universe.Source: DeadlineNetflix has given Raising Dion a 10-episode straight-to-series order. The hour long sci-fi, family drama is based on commercial and music video director Dennis Liu's short film about an African-American single mother who discovers her young son has multiple, constantly changing abilities."I started this project many years ago because I wanted to see more diverse representation on film and…
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The series will air on CW Seed.Source: NerdistIn January, DC announced an animated Constantine TV series that will air on The CW's streaming service CW Seed. The publisher has revealed a new poster for the series, which stars Matt Ryan, formerly of the short-lived live-action Constantine TV show.The series is written by J.M. DeMatteis and directed by Doug Murphy. The ten episode animated series is set to release in early 2018.Check out…
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They cancelled the panel celebrating The Punisher, but partnered with the military-industrial complex.Source: TwitterMarvel announced the most unexpected partnership Friday at New York Comic Con, with the real-life Stark Industries, Northrop Grumman. That's right. Marvel partnered with the fifth-largest defense contractor in the world and manufacturer of the B-2 Spirit, a stealth bomber that Northrop made for the US government that dropped bombs over Kosovo and the Middle…
10.07 / 07:37
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He was a slave who taught himself how to read and write and became by turn a poet. His efforts to gain freedom through his writing failed, but he left an impressive body of work. And now, a newly discovered manuscript sheds light over servitude in scholarly…
10.07 / 05:15
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Here are some top author events for the week of Oct.…
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“Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance and Revolution in Trump’s America” is a collection of 23 essays designed to explain, inspire and unite. The editors will be in conversation with writer Ijeoma Oluo…
10.07 / 05:15
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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton, who wrote about her experiences in the last election in her new memoir “What Happened,” will be in Seattle at Elliott Bay Book Co. on December 12 at noon. The event is a signing only; tickets are $30 and include a copy of “What Happened” and a place in…
10.07 / 05:15
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Kazuo Ishiguro, the Japanese-born British novelist, who won the Nobel Literature Prize, was described as "a very interesting writer in many ways ... I would say that if you mix Jane Austen — her comedy of manners and her psychological insights — with Kafka, then I think you have Ish…
10.07 / 05:15
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The Palestinian national movement gestated in the early decades of the twentieth century, but it was born during the Great Revolt of 1936–39, a period of Arab rebellion against British policy in the Palestine mandate. In The Crime of Nationalism, Matthew Kraig Kelly makes the unique case that the key to understanding the Great Revolt lies in what he calls the “crimino-national” domain—the overlap between the criminological and the nationalist dimensions of British…
10.07 / 05:11
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Sewing Hope offers the first account of a bold challenge to apparel-industry sweatshops. The Alta Gracia factory in the Dominican Republic is the anti-sweatshop. It boasts a living wage three times the legal minimum, high health and safety standards, and a legitimate union—all verified by an independent monitor. …Buy…
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