"People will believe the impossible but not the improbable" - I'm paraphrasing Oscar Wilde here, but the fact remains that sexist superhero costumes are also incredibly silly, and a combination of mainstreaming and feminising of geekdom has does wonders in making comic companies begin to work it out. » 12/19/14 4:46pm Friday 4:46pm

Did Michael Keaton and Kevin Conroy ever have a fight about who was the best Batman? One can assume they must have at some point or another; such a question demands an answer. We can also assume the fight took place in a dark, seedy alleyway in a crime-plagued, desolate part of town, lit up only by the light of a… » 12/15/14 9:30am Monday 9:30am

Why does this sound like an extended exercise in buck-passing? I was most reminded of Jim Goad's own post-hoc special pleading for being an utter shit. Put simply, if you're beating other people up, you're not a victim. You are responsible for your own actions, a reality abusers are always very keen to dodge. » 12/04/14 6:25am 12/04/14 6:25am

Why do a bunch of basement dwelling, embittered, sex case losers have such power? If there's anything wrong about the Web, it's the fact that it helps these creatures to pool their dysfunction to everyone else's detriment. » 11/12/14 2:26pm 11/12/14 2:26pm

I assumed they were the men's daughters - one prim and proper, who presumably farts lavendar whilst demurely covering her mouth as she gently laughs, and the other a full-on Jap-chav replete with her hair dyed blond in the yankii style and callused knuckles from punching walls and plod in equal measure. » 11/12/14 6:41am 11/12/14 6:41am