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Islamophobia, Transphobia, Or Artistic Statement?

Christina St-Jean
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A politically conservative street artist that goes by the pseudonym Sabo has now taken aim at Caitlyn Jenner. New posters have been plastered all over Los Angeles, appearing to be in anticipation of t...

Interview With Jennifer Camper, Host of the Queers & Comics Convention

Geeks Staff
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As is the case with many social movements globally and throughout history, art–and in this case comic art–is a key element of LGBTQ culture and one of the most effective mechanisms for social commenta...

The History of Anne Bonney and Mary Read

Frank White
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As closely as historians can determine, the story of Anne Bonney and Mary Read started in an English port town in the 1680s when a comely, "young and airy" sea wife gave birth to a robust baby girl. T...

Greatest Bisexual Superheroes

Anthony Gramuglia
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In recent years, there have been tons of gay and lesbian superheroes coming out of the closet, but bisexual superheroes seem to be less common. In fact, you can even be excused into believing that the...

Kendall Jenner Laying Low, Rightfully So

Christina St-Jean
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While Pepsi is making some smart choices in diversifying what it does, with a mere 25 percent of its United States sales being devoted to soda, and the rest being divided between its snacks and its dr...

The Rise and History of Comic Conventions

Anthony Gramuglia
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Every year in San Diego, Comic-Con—one of the most popular comic conventions in the world—becomes the center place of cinematic announcements, fan panels, and excitement for a massive population of th...

Forgotten 'Toons

Kenneth Cox
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Cartoons have been a part of our collective lives in one form or another for hundreds of years. Even Leonardo da Vinci drew caricatures based on famous personalities of his day. The cartoon characters...

'Fantastic Four' - Marvel's Biggest Missed Opportunity

Geeks Staff
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Marvel Comics was built on the foundation of the Fantastic Four. It was pointed out that this franchise still has the potential to be successful by this review for 2005’s Fantastic Four, and it sums u...

Most Popular Game Premiers Since the Inception of Gaming

Bethany Tiamat
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The world of gaming is an insane fixture in society, with legions of fans the world over obsessing on games they can play both casually and competitively even as far as a year ahead of its release. Wi...

My "Get Out" Moment and Review

Just JayBe
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The following is something that I have to write as a recently twenty-something, now early thirty-something, black male who grew up surrounded by a lot of white people. Get Out hits “home” in some part...

LEGIONS OF MUTANTS

Kurt Christenson
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By @KurtChristenson When X-Men debuted back in 1963, the original concept of mutants was a metaphor for the Civil Rights Movement, with Professor X preaching the peaceful integration of Martin Luther ...

Ruffin Prentiss: The Voice Behind Watch Dog 2's Marcus

Natasha Sydor
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The acting triple threat: Theatre, Film, and... Video Games? In recent years the gaming world has exploded with exponential opportunities for actors to lend their talents in motion capture and voice a...

Why Do you Game?

Sarah Reeson
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My first experience of computing was, I suspect, similar to many others in an earnest peer group: 10 type ‘Sarah is Ace’ 20 goto 10 run It is 1980. I’d tried all the girly stuff (ballet, horses, Jacki...

Noman Black Darken Heart

Wayne Clark
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A book that isn't to be missed. Get a free teaser of this fantastic book. This book had taken two years to complete and is nearly coming to an end. A stunning storyline and an amazing twist. Why miss ...

'Is Anybody There' with Michael Caine Jerks Tears Across Intergenerational Relationships and Into the Afterlife

Rich Monetti
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This past Sunday director John Crowley, Sir Michael Caine and his 14 year old co-star Bill Milner appeared at Jacob Burns Film Center with a screening of their new independent film, "Is Anybody There?...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', Theories, Speculations, and More Insanities

Daniel García
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On January 23rd, 2017, the subtitle of the eighth “Star Wars” movie was revealed. With this, Lucasfilm and Disney have decided to smash the brains of fans of the most famous, important, epic, and infl...