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Sandman: A Game of You Vol. V

“You know what the really scary thing about bad dreams? It’s that something’s going on in your head, and you can’t control it. I mean, It’s like there’s these bad worlds inside you. But it’s just you… it’s like you’re … Continue reading

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Deadpool

House blowing up builds character. Summary Wade Wilson, a bad guy hired to kill worse guys, or a mercenary falls in love with Vanessa (who’s my favorite character after Deadpool) and lives happily for a while until he’s diagnosed with … Continue reading

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X-Men: Apocalypse

Charles Xavier: A gift can also be a curse. Give someone wings and they may fly to close to the sun. Give them the power of prophecy and they may live in fear of the future. Give them powers beyond … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War

Longing. Rusted. Seventeen. Daybreak. Furnace. Nine. Benign. Homecoming. One. Freight Car. Soldier? Ready to comply. Summary Captain America Civil War deals with the aftermath of Age of Ultron. The people are uneasy after the events of Sokovia, they see it … Continue reading

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Qahera, Comic Strip

I have mixed feelings about this comic series. It addresses issues of contemporary Arab society and Islam, and it correctly distinguishes between proper Islamic teaching and patriarchal misogyny without messing with religion doctrine or wrongfully criticizing it for the sake … Continue reading

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Supergirl

Kara Danvers: If we call her “Supergirl”, something less than what she is, doesn’t that make us guilty of, of being anti-feminist? Didn’t you say she’s the hero? Cat Grant: *I’m* the hero. I stuck a label on the side … Continue reading

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Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice

“Oh, yes it has, sir. Everything’s changed. Men fall from the sky, the gods hurl thunderbolts, innocents die. That’s how it starts, sir. The fever, the rage, the feeling of powerlessness that turns good men… cruel.” – Alfred Pennyworth to … Continue reading

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Ant-Man

Excuse me Dr. Pym? … Okay. I just have one question…Who are you, who is she, what the hell is going on here, and can I go back to jail now? -Scott Lange Summary 1980s, Dr. Hank Pym develops the … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Daredevil

I’m not seeking penance for what I’ve done, Father. I’m asking forgiveness…for what I’m about to do. -Matt Murdock to Father Lantom Summary Daredevil is Netflix’s first foray into the Marvel-verse. The series tells the (origin) story of Matt Murdock … Continue reading

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Arrow, S.2

“You helped turned me into a killer when I needed to be one. And I’m alive today because of you. I made it home because of you. And I got to see my family again. But over the past year, … Continue reading

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