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DC Comics’ Green Lantern Is Gay

The first major comic character to be confirmed as gay was announced. The Emerald Guardian's sexuality was rebooted along with the rest of his fictional universe as part of DC's "New 52" initiative aimed at rejuvenating their characters.


Check out this great Obama centered ad featuring Samuel Jackson and a very on point message!

America as Dystopia

Dystopian novels have been regarded as everything from warnings to prophecies to a rebellious but harmless form of entertainment which can make a big profit with teenagers. But sometimes it seems as if major political leaders have studied these books for tips.  In many...

Daniel Craig: “I’m not afraid of aging”

In New York, Daniel Craig is promoting the upcoming Bond movie, Skyfall, his third time as the iconic spy.  This film is arguably the best Bond movie in many years and brings back regulars such as Dame Judi Dench, and introduces an evil and...

Charlie Chaplin Musical coming to Broadway

Becoming Chaplin, A musical which chronicles the lift of Charlie Chaplin will open on Broadway in the 2012/2013 season, according to the New York Times. The stage play is written by Thomas Meehan who also wrote The Producers and Hairspray.  

Madonna’s New Song Releases

Madonna is releasing her new album, MDNA, via Interscope Records on March 26th. Her first single, Gimme All your Luvin', releases on Friday, February 3rd.  You can see the video premiere on American Idol, tonight. The single has been all over the internet for months after...

Whitney Houston Dead at 48

Whitney Houston, an icon of pop music, is dead at 48. The Associated Press reported today that she had died but that the location and cause of her death were unknown. Houston was the singer to beat in the 80's and 90's with her multi-platinum albums...

Old White People

Why would a simple act as  offering an elderly woman my seat be imbued with  Racial Overtones?   So I am sitting on a pew  With three other young women All White Watching a concert in a sanctuary  That is packed with  Standing room only I watch the backs of the heads of gray All belonging to...