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Where to start reading comic books if you don’t know where to start

So, you’ve seen a few superhero movies, you liked them, and now you’re interested in reading the source material. Why not? The book’s always better than the…

5 Times Hollywood Ruined Your Childhood

Over the past few years, fans have had to stand by and watch some of their most beloved franchises, heroes and childhood stories warped beyond…

How Spider-Man became Marvel’s biggest revolution.

Marvel’s most recognizable face has become so commonplace that his innovation gets lost in the shuffle

‘Captain America: Civil War’ is a timely superhero tragedy.

The latest, spectacular installment in the ‘Captain America’ franchise proves that when the house is divided, there are no real winners.

The ‘Civil War’ comics brought partisanship to the Marvel Universe.

This is excerpted from It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Podcast!, our weekly superhero comics podcast. Listen to the whole episode below.  It’s hard to…