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Bill MaherImage: Roger Askew/REX/Shutterstock Commentator Bill Maher disparaged Stan Lee, the seminal creator of iconic comic book superheroes like Spider-Man, The Hulk, and The Fantastic Four, in an unsolicited 293-word Saturday morning blog titled “Adulting.” Twitter was quick to rebut Maher’s cultural musings after he mocked the late Lee’s widely-appreciated work, belittled millions of people […]

Here are the mutants in Deadpool 2’s superhero team X-Force

Image: 20th Century Fox Deadpool is back! With the first official Deadpool 2 trailer, Marvel has reunited us with our favorite irreverent, wisecracking mercenary. SEE ALSO: The ‘Deadpool 2’ trailer is bloody, explicit, and meta as f*ck The second movie tasks Deadpool with protecting a young boy (Julian Dennison) from Cable (Josh Brolin), a mutant […]

Democrats should be more like Superman

America, 2018: Waiting for old-school Superman.Image: Warner Bros/DC Comics/Kobal/REX/Shutterstock Growing up as a comics fan in the UK, I loved Superman more than any other superhero. But even as an impressionable kid I’d wince at his corny catchphrase — that he was fighting for “truth, justice and the American way.” The first two seemed too […]

‘Rick and Morty’ gets an Avengers-style comic book spin-off

This is your literal call to adventureImage: oni press, adult swim Season 3 of Rick and Morty might be over, but the gift of life-threatening, soul-crushing adventures continues. In one meta ass move, the Vindicators (aka the show’s Avengers-like intergalactic super team) is getting its own spin-off comic book series. And we can’t imagine a […]