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Taika Waititi and Jeff Goldblum

Taika Waititi: from “Eagle vs. Shark” to Thor vs. Hulk

How campy 80s sci-fi and a surrealist Mexican film inspired “Thor: Ragnarok.”

Taika Waititi: from “Eagle vs. Shark” to Thor vs. Hulk
A scene from the latest issue of Superman.

Would Superman be a DACA recipient?

Would Superman be a DACA recipient?
The cover image of the New Super-Man comic by DC Comics and writer Gene Luen Yang.

DC Comics' Chinese Superman rights a wrong dating back to 1937

DC Comics' Chinese Superman rights a wrong dating back to 1937
A panel of an illustration about a woman being deported to Czech Republic

Letters are a lifeline for people in immigration detention. Here's a project that brings those words to life

Letters are a lifeline for people in immigration detention. Here's a project that brings those words to life

Depression Isn't Funny, but These Comics Are

Depression Isn't Funny, but These Comics Are

Gene Luen Yang, Ambassador from the Land of Comics

Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang is the new national ambassador for young people’s literature — the first comics artist to hold that post. 

Gene Luen Yang, Ambassador from the Land of Comics

You’re a Complicated Man, Charlie Brown

As joyful as the “Peanuts” strip could be, it always had an undertow of melancholy. That wry sadness comes straight from creator Charles Schulz, says his biographer.

You’re a Complicated Man, Charlie Brown

Movies Were Their Only Connection to the Outside World. Watch Them Do a Scene from 'The Dark Knight'

"The Wolfpack" is a documentary about a family of brothers who spent their childhood inside their Manhattan apartment. Watch two of the brothers re-enact a Batman scene for us.

Movies Were Their Only Connection to the Outside World. Watch Them Do a Scene from 'The Dark Knight'

The Best Ever Batman vs. Darth Vader Death Match

Aaron Schoenke makes what may be the best fan videos on the internet by pitting favorite characters against each other and watching them battle it out.

The Best Ever Batman vs. Darth Vader Death Match

“The Sculptor”: An Artist Makes a Deal with the Devil

In Scott McCloud’s new graphic novel, “The Sculptor,” an artist trades his life for a chance at artistic immortality. 

“The Sculptor”: An Artist Makes a Deal with the Devil
Batgirl

Batgirl gets rebooted as a young hipster — and moves to Brooklyn

BatGirl has been an icon for those with disabilities for years, so DC Comics' decision to reboot the iconic comic hero was controversial. Now just four years later, Marvel is rebooting BatGirl again — and this time she's going hipster.

Batgirl gets rebooted as a young hipster — and moves to Brooklyn

Alison Bechdel Passes the Test

The cartoonist and author of the memoir Fun Home explains why she had to retire her beloved, long-running strip Dykes to Watch Out For.

Alison Bechdel Passes the Test

Watchmen

Watchmen

You're a Complicated Man, Charlie Brown

You're a Complicated Man, Charlie Brown

Pride of Baghdad

Pride of Baghdad