Marvel Comics

Can "Doctor Who" Survive an Older Leading Man?
The new, older doctor who tests the mainstream popularity nerd culture
August 28, 2014

Can "Doctor Who" survive an older leading man?

The Man Behind Spider-Man?
Stan Lee is a legend. But not for the reasons you think.
February 07, 2013

Stan Lee is a legend. But not for the reasons you think.

Has Hollywood Murdered the Movies?
September 14, 2012

How the richness of technology led to the poverty of imagination in American film today.

The Jerk
October 10, 2007

What made Ted Stevens such a famously bitter and vindictive man? Some people will tell you that the defining moment in the life of the powerful Alaska Republican senator, currently the target of a federal bribery investigation that threatens to end his storied career in disgrace, occurred at the end of an airport runway in 1978. In early December, Stevens was flying in a friend's small private plane from Juneau to Anchorage. The descending plane was just a few feet above the runway when it was caught by a sudden gust of wind that slammed it into the ground.