Superman’s Return to ACTION Heralds Reign of the Doomsdays

Comics By Vaneta Rogers, Newsarama Contributorposted: 09 May 2011 05:58 pm ET ‘; htmlstr += ‘ Digg It!‘; htmlstr += ‘ Newsvine‘; htmlstr += ‘ reddit‘; function show_print(){ var print_article = new showPrint(); } Talk about burying the lead.    ENLARGE For the last year, Paul Cornell has been building Action Comics toward the triumphant […]

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Geoffrey Rush Talks More About Playing Tomar-Re In Green Lantern!

EXCLUSIVE NEWS Fred Van Lente Shares His Thoughts On The Spider-Man Reboot! Josh Holloway Is NOT Up For A Role In The Avengers! Baron Zemo Will Be In Captain America: The First Avenger! Captain America Heading To London Later This Month! Pictures From A Possible Captain America Filming Location! Is This The Leaked Script For […]

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Superman Quits The American Way

Superman recently proclaimed that he is renouncing his U.S. citizenship. The comic character admitted in the historic Action Comics #900 that he is disenchanted by “Truth, justice and the American way.” In one sense, it is understandable. The political body representing Americans hasn’t been much interested in truth, goodness, or justice for a while. He […]

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Free Comic Book Day Offers A Chance to Arm Wrestle Superman

Geeks love their genre-specific holidays, such as May the Fourth be With You (May 4) and Talk Like a Pirate Day (Sept. 17). Their favorite may be Free Comic Book Day, the first Saturday in May. “It’s unbelievably popular,” said Mike Brodeur, general manager of The Fantasy Shop. “In retail, you develop an eye for […]

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Superman rant ridiculous

May 5, 2011 by Josh Dreiling  Remember in 1992 when DC Comics killed off Superman? A similar situation has surfaced, but with what is apparently much more catastrophic than the death of Superman: the renouncing of his United States citizenship. “I intend to speak before the United Nations tomorrow and inform them that I am […]

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I am a real American

This past weekend, I got to hang out with some Marines, take a trip in a C-130 Hercules, then come home to the news that Osama “Chuckles” bin Laden had been killed by Navy SEALS. It was the most awesomely American series of events that has transpired since someone accidentally wrapped a hot dog in […]

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Come to Canada, Clark Kent

Comments Twitter LinkedIn Email Steve Murray  May 3, 2011 – 5:45 PM ET | Last Updated: May 3, 2011 6:44 PM ET Warner Bros. Come to Canada, Man of Steel! In a bold move last week, (i.e. something that slipped by all the higher-ups) DC Comics had Superman announce that he was renouncing his U.S. […]

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THE Q: Creators Weigh In On SUPERMAN’s Citizenship

Comics By Vaneta Rogersposted: 02 May 2011 05:53 pm ET ‘; htmlstr += ‘ Digg It!‘; htmlstr += ‘ Newsvine‘; htmlstr += ‘ reddit‘; function show_print(){ var print_article = new showPrint(); } Related Images ENLARGE As most comic readers know, Superman announced in last week’s Action Comics #900 that he plans to renounce his U.S. […]

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Did Superman REALLY Renounce His American Citizenship?

So by now, unless you’re embarrassingly behind on your incredibly important pop culture news, you’ve probably already heard: Superman’s not an American anymore! Stop the presses! Call the fire department! Or – or – or something! However, the truth, as with most everything, is far murkier. This whole ordeal arose from the nearly 100-page issue […]

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DC Comics Turns Superman Against the USA

As the story goes, Superman flies to Tehran, Iran to nonviolently come to the support of the Iranian dissenters facing the mad Mullahs that have been terrorizing them since 1979. When he comes back to the USA, our government is furious that Supes interfered with foreign policy. Because Superman was seen as an agent of […]

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