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From Toxie to Tank Girl: A Look at Why Your Appreciation of the Superhero Feature Should Extend Way beyond the MCU

One of my happiest memories was the day I finished fashioning my own home-made Superman costume. To be fair it was no way near as good as the Monkey TV show outfit I had made a few months before, replete with cardboard sideburns and tinfoil tipped fighting staff, but it was pretty cool. Mainly consisting …

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Alternate Back to the Future Storyline Revealed by Jon Cryer

Back to the Future as we know it could’ve been very different.Photo: Universal Pictures Though the 35th anniversary of Back to the Future was earlier this month, the celebration continues into the fall. That’s when a brand new anniversary Blu-ray set is be released and news of it helped opened a door to a very …

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The Japanese Rockabilly Subculture

The Japanese Rockabilly. What is Rockabilly? Almost everybody knows what Rockabilly is and what it represents. It’s a musical hybrid based on two strong music tendencies that attracted each other like magnets.; hillbilly music mixed with rock and roll, something obviously waiting to happen.

Satan, Stone and Big Fucking Guns: The Strange Pull of Split Second

I read about Split Second (1992) before I saw it. As both the 1980s and my teenage years were coming to a painful end, magazines like Starlog and Fangoria were publishing set-visit promo pieces on a forthcoming sci-fi-action-horror hybrid set and shot in London. I was in the bag for most things sci-fi, action, and …

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Elongated Skulls Discovered Offer Bizarre Clues About Roman Empire’s Collapse

Artificially elongated skulls discovered in Hungary have offered valuable evidence of life during the Roman Empire’s collapse. People in different cultures and countries put themselves through a whole lot of physical changes — cosmetic or otherwise — in an attempt to conform to their society’s standard of beauty. The practice of foot binding in China …

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