Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case File #113: Uncle Sam

The embodiment of America has been a superhero, too.

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case Files #75: Manhunter

DC Comics has had a number of heroes go by the name “Manhunter,” but to date only one has been a woman.

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case Files #62: The Human Bomb

The Golden Age of comics was a screwy time.  All manner of publishers put out all manner of characters, and many superheroes, the ones that weren’t blatant rip-offs of other … Read More

Not Just A Pixar Character! The Original Elasti-Girl

Gabbing Geek Jenny has, in the past, stated her belief in Madam Xanadu as an iconic character.  I tried one before to to suggest that maybe Phantom Lady had a better … Read More

Jimmy Attempts To Read All Of Convergence: Week One Part One

Let the multiversal insanity begin.  Spoilers after the break for Convergence #1, Batman and Robin #1, Nightwing Oracle #1, Batgirl #1 and Speed Force #1.

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case File #10: She-Thing

OK, so, Jenny did not like my suggestion from a couple weeks ago that Phantom Lady could have been a good fit for her criteria on Iconic Female Heroes That … Read More

Slightly Misplaced Comics Heroes Case File #6: Phantom Lady

Gabbing Geek Jenny recently challenged the readers to come forth if they could name a female character that: Does not have a male version Has not cameoed in a movie … Read More