Captain Marvel’s Theme Song by Adam WarRock

The inestimable popculture hiphop artist Adam WarRock has crafted a theme song for my favorite comic book hero. It’s even Kelly Sue approved:  

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Review: Captain Marvel #12

Captain Marvel #12 by Kelly Sue DeConnick My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is the most intense issue the series has had in a while. Cat-napping, black hole TARDIS jokes that never end, and Carol doing very impulsive Carol things that don’t work out when punching things isn’t the solution, accent the tension of the very bad things that are happening. I’d say that this particular issue could be a great jumping-in point for anyone who isn’t currently reading the series but would like to. It has a little bit of everything, from showing off Kelly Sue Deconnick’s sense of humor to jumping right into a new serious arc.… Read More

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A Saturday well spent, and some comics reviews

I love Saturdays. We walked to the diner around the corner for pancakes this morning, and after that we rescued Reed’s vintage Star Wars toys from his parents’ attic (pictures of the diorama coming soon). We even went to the comic book store. I just burned through every single thing I picked up at Austin Books and Comics this afternoon. It was awesome. The Wicked+The Divine If you pick up a new series this month, make it The Wicket+The Divine. The writing is fantastic, the art drags you into Rock Star Fantasy London before you know it, and the scope of the story that’s being set up in this issue… Read More

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What I read on Thursday

Twitter keeps doing things, shockwaves from the Target hack continue to be felt in the tech world, the next revolution in stock images is happening, and LifeHacker, as always, has some great advice. Then I listened to some podcasts. ReadWrite: The Death Of The Magnetic Stripe Claims A Scalp As Target CIO Resigns Google Maps: Photospheres of Egyptian Ruins I could look at these photospheres all day, especially the one of Hatshepsut’s temple. LifeHacker: What Can I Actually Upgrade On My Mac? Doing research on keeping my old macbook alive. LifeHacker: How to Stop Being a Cynical Asshole PreviewsWorld: Jeremy Barlow Picks Up From The Clone Wars With Darth Maul Series  Super Duper Space… Read More

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