Tag Archives: Marvel Comics

Spotlight: X-Men – Rogue/Anna Marie

Recently, I found a number of posts dealing with a topic I have addressed on my own blog. Apparently yours truly is not the only one to notice and take umbrage with the current fascination for creating so-called “strong female … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Avengers – The Incredible Hulk

“Hulk SMASH!!!” I am not Big Green’s biggest fan. I like him, but he has never been my favorite superhero. Most everyone who likes the Hulk recognizes the words I have used to open this post. Hulk is best known … Continue reading

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Do Marvel Fans Hate Women and Diversity? Not Hardly.

Hey, readers! Did you happen to hear that Marvel’s comic book sales are declining?  If you did not, then you probably missed what Marvel’s VP of Sales, Mr. David Gabriel, had to say about it.  Read on to find out … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War – Helmut Zemo

I really struggled when writing this post, readers, not because I doubted my own convictions – I believed from the start that Zemo was evil. Marvel, while turning a great deal in its comic book universe(s) upside-down and inside-out at … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War – Vision

Sometime back I was watching Captain America: Civil War – again. During this viewing I noticed something very interesting and rather disturbing. At the beginning of the movie, as the battle in Lagos ends, we watch Crossbones blow up three … Continue reading

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Reach for the Stars – The Dream Marvel Forgot

Bully:  “You just don’t know when to give up, do you?” Steve Rogers: (Panting) “I can do this all day!” That was one of the best lines in Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger.  I saw that movie after Marvel’s … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War – Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow

There is very little in the Black Widow’s life that is straightforward.  While competent and practical, Natasha has not always made the right decision in every situation.  This is normal enough; everyone makes mistakes.  It is part of being human. … Continue reading

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