Happy (belated) Birthday, Stan Lee and Maggie Smith!

Happy Birthday,  Stan Lee!   Happy Birthday, Maggie Smith! We love you!  


C is for the Cavalry

Or, rather, one of my favorite Notable Nerds, Ming-Na. Ming-Na is so inspiring–an unbelievable power-house of a woman. Her undeniable nerd-cred has significant weight, reaching from the realm of SyFy with shows like Stargate: Universe and Eureka to voice-acting the titular character of Disney’s Mulan and as Dr. Aki Ross in … Continue Reading →


Assemble! Marvel’s New All-Female Team

Lots of exciting Marvel news here, the most of exciting of which is the announcement that there will be an all-female Avengers team! A-Force will be a part of the Secret Wars comic series and is also being written by lady writers! The video below also has some other Marvel … Continue Reading →


ICYMI: A Marvelous Challenge

Sports fans and Marvel nerds alike have reasons to celebrate. The 49th annual BIG GAME (still terrified) brought a bet between Chris Evans and Chris Pratt–two Marvel Chrises, both alike in dignity, in fair University of Phoenix Stadium, where we lay our scene . . . The Patriots may have won, but Seattle … Continue Reading →


NABC: Reviews for Marvel 1602

  “Collects Marvel 1602 (2003) #1-8. The year is 1602, and strange things are stirring in England. In the service of Queen Elizabeth, court magician Dr. Stephen Strange senses that the bizarre weather plaguing the skies above is not of natural origin. Her majesty’s premier spy, Sir Nicholas Fury, fends … Continue Reading →