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Thor, The Unmasked Thunder Goddess, Is A Bloody Hypocrite

As the various Marvel Comics wind down in advent of Secret Wars, one of the driving mysteries left has been the secret identity of Thor, Goddess of Thunder. Issue #8 dropped in our laps, along with the Thunder Goddess’ true identity— and a big whopping case of hypocrisy. Spoilers below. » 5/21/15 11:03pm 5/21/15 11:03pm

Must Peter Parker Be White?

Rumors abound on who will be the next Friendly Neighborhood Webslinger. After Marvel declared that Miles Morales would not be joining the MCU, I’d hoped— really hoped— that they might exercise a damn loophole. Where’s it written that Peter Parker has to be white? » 4/23/15 12:36pm 4/23/15 12:36pm

On the Indomitable Barbara Gordon

James Whitbrook gave us an in-depth look at the decades-long history of Batgirl, and rightly identified the abuse the character's suffered. But: in reading his article, I found myself smiling in spite of myself, because there is absolutely nothing you can do to keep Barbara Gordon down. » 4/02/15 1:48pm 4/02/15 1:48pm