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How Psychologists Use Superhero Therapy

Dr. Janina Scarlet is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, as well as a (mad?) scientist and a full time geek. She uses Superhero Therapy to help patients with anxiety, depression, and trauma. Her hobbies include a moonlight walk on the beach, reading, …

Ten Superheroes In Silhouette For Sunday

Ten photos of superheroes in silhouette by Marko Manev…

The Superhero Sprint

Dave Dellecese writes for Bleeding Cool; May the best man (or woman) win, but no fair using your super powers. Herkimer, a small village in upstate New York located about an hour or so west of the state capital in …

And Finally… Let Them Eat Superhero Cake

Thanks to the amazing site Cake Wrecks for these spectacular Marvel superhero cakes from around America. Such as this stack from Andrea’s SweetCakes. Which goes one Hulk better thanks to rebbateman. A Gothic scripted Thor from Don Buciak II The …

Asking DC Comics The “Gay” Question

Joseph Glass writes for Bleeding Cool; So, this Sunday just gone, a question was asked at Kapow Comic Con in London; a convention that aims to be as big as the US conventions, but over in sunny old Blighty (though …

How To Be A Superhero (Action Figure) For £80 ($125)

Okay, this is a sweet idea. Firebox are offering to make you a very small plastic head modelled on your own features in high detail, that you can then add to the superhero action figure of your choice. They’ll also …

Grace Randolph’s Stacktastic! – Top Ten Comic Girlfriends… And Boyfriends

Grace Randolph does her very Newsarama impersonation for Bleeding Cool. As part of her Think About The Ink Stacktastic! video blog, she brings us her top ten of superhero civilian girlfriends and boyfriends in celebration of the release of her …

Boundless Plug of the Week: Lady Death #14

Lady Death has come a long way in twenty years. Created by Brian Pulido in December of 1991, she’s traversed the industry at a variety of different publishers, finally finding its home at Boundless Comics, the now-and-future home for All …

Boundless Plug of the Week: War Goddess #5

You’ve seen Bleeding Cool’s plugs for War Goddess, a comic book series plotted by Mike Wolfer (Lady Death, Stitched), before.  If you haven’t picked it up and tried it, you’re really missing out.  To quote the review from HorrorTalk.com: “It’s …

Phoenix Jones Fired, Banned From His Job

We reported last week how Seattle’s self-styled superhero, Phoenix Jones had been arrested by police, and then publicly outed his identity as one mixed martial artist, Ben Fodor. There has been much criticism of the police’s actions, and video footage …

Tahereh Mafi Talks With Greg Baldino About Shatter Me

Greg Baldino writes for Bleeding Cool; Life is not kind to Juliette. She’s held prisoner in a filthy cell, somewhere in a decrepit insane asylum. She’s been turned in by those closest to her, there’s no one for her to …

Ron Howard’s Superhero Film 364 Sounds A Little Bit Zenith, A Little Bit Santa Claus: The Movie

It’s one of the perennial daft questions: What would you do if you had superpowers for one day?  How about: what if you had superpowers for one day each year? Universal have picked up David Guggenheim’s pitch 364 as a …

Tax Dollars Pay For Superhero Capes For The Unemployed

As Richard Littlejohn would say, you couldn’t make it up. Workforce Central Florida, a back-to-work agency run by local businesses but funding by the state, is handing out six thousand red superhero caper to local unemployed, part of a $73,000 …

The Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co.

As The Monster Shop is the latest of the Dave Egger inspired studios  on hig streets in London, what better reason to take at look at the five year old Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co. This amazing looking store, feeling that …

You’ll Believe A Grandmother Can Fly

Stand back Superman, Iceman, Spider-Man, Batman and Robin too… 91-year-old Hungarian grandmother Frederika as photographed by French photographer Sacha Goldberger to cheer her up. And it worked. Blog posts here, here and MySpace account here… Happy Thanksgiving folks. Hope you’re …

Superhero, Movie Drinking Glasses Under Investigation for Lead, Cadmium Levels

The Associated Press revealed tonight the results of new laboratory tests of collectible drinking glasses for toxic metals lead and cadmium. The tests are part of an investigation in response to a McDonald’s recall of 12 million Shrek glasses this …

First Mainstream Gay Comics Kiss, Perez? Hardly…

In Speculator Corner last week I stated that people might want to pick up a few copies of X-Factor #45, still then at cover price. It didn’t take long for the rest of the world to catch up. Okay, the …