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Sunday’s Wisdom #119: The Beauty of Humanity

“A thing isn’t beautiful because it lasts.” – The Vision, Avengers: Age of Ultron A thing is beautiful because of what it does. 🙂 Coming toward the end of the movie, after the climactic battle, after the destruction and death… … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #108: Together

“How can you possibly hope to stop me?” “Like the old man said… together.” – Ultron and Tony Stark, Avengers: Age of Ultron This might not be the most holiday-flavored quote ever… or is it? 😉 This comes towards the … Continue reading

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My Response to the Sokovia Accords

Anyone who’s read my ongoing commentaries, like “This Week on TV,” for instance, has doubtless come across one or two moments where I talk about what I would do if I were in the characters’ place. Sometimes it’s long. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Civil War: The Avengers Are Disassembled

It must be said: DC, this is how you do a hero vs hero movie! When I exited the theater from Batman v Superman, I was already going over my critiques. When I exited from Captain America: Civil War, I … Continue reading

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Marvel: My Personal Ranking of All 12 MCU Films To Date

We now have twelve films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Phase Three is promising us at least another ten (with hopefully much more to come!), so now, in the pause between Phases, is as good a time as any … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Ant-Man

I believe I established this already: going to see Ant-Man in theaters this weekend is/was the ultimate proof of the faith and trust I place in Marvel. I am happy to report, my faith has been rewarded! All of my … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Avengers: Age of Ultron

So, I hate opening weekends, and especially opening days, because I really hate crowds. I had no intention of seeing Age of Ultron until Monday. But then I was out and passing by the theater, and what can I say? … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #27: Not to Men Like Him

“In the end, you will always kneel.” “Not to men like you.” “There are no men like me.” “There are always men like you.” -Loki and the Old Man Marvel’s Avengers A simple exchange, between a simple old man, whose … Continue reading

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Masters of Storytelling: Stan Lee

Stan Lee. Has achieved immortality. I have heard tell that there are three great golden ages of storytelling. One was in ancient Greece, in the days of Homer. Another was in Elizabethan England, the days of Shakespeare. The third is … Continue reading

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Favorite Sci-Fi Franchise: MCWhoo!

For this week’s Top Pick, I decided to name my favorite science fiction movie. As it happens, I can explore a number of my criteria in determining such. People sometimes ask, “Star Wars or Star Trek?” And I have to … Continue reading

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