Because being an American citizen is overrated: “Superman Renounces U.S. Citizenship in Latest Action Comic”

He’s just so sick of being pigeon-holed as an instrument of U.S. policy. And “truth, justice, and the American way“ are ”not enough anymore.” That’s why Superman, in the latest Action Comic, has announced he is “renouncing” his U.S. citizenship. Although he’s traditionally seen as an American hero (remember, though, he is an alien), Superman […]

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Retro-mad comic book review: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Season 8 (Volume 1) “The Long Way Home”

A bit of digression (skip this if you want to get to the discussion of the volume itself): Back in the day. When Buffy the Vampire Slayer (BTVS) debuted on TV in 1997, I was already 19 years old, in college, and was already too preoccupied with the business of keeping my grades up, securing […]

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