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How Lois Lane saved Superman

[This is excerpted from It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Podcast!, a superhero podcast on the Gradient Podcast Network. Scroll to the bottom…

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…

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

Why We Need Ms. Marvel Now More Than Ever

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is an excerpt from our superhero podcast, It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Podcast! Listen to the whole thing below. …

The Flash Is DC’s Anti-Antihero

As CW’s ‘The Flash’ returns from its midseason hiatus, we take a look at one of DC’s oldest, weirdest and most human superheroes.

Batman Fights Superman, and the Loser Is Us

“Do you bleed?” Who cares.